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IM Xtreme Games National Age Group Championship. Dream the Xtreme. What are the IMX Games?. An Age Group National Championship Builds upon the USA Swimming’s IMX Challenge Promotes versatility in age group swimming Advocates greater participation and development across a range of events

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IM Xtreme GamesNational Age GroupChampionship

Dream the Xtreme


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What are the IMX Games?

An Age Group National Championship

  • Builds upon the USA Swimming’s IMX Challenge

  • Promotes versatility in age group swimming

  • Advocates greater participation and development across a range of events

  • Enables long-term success in swimming


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Challenges in Age Group Swimming

  • Perception of pushing age group swimmers too early

  • Retaining 11-12 to 16 yr. olds in the sport

  • Better developing high school age boys in the sport

  • Junior Nationals identifies approx. 500 boys in the country

  • More choices for children in youth sports

  • Trend for activities to go year round


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Why do it?

  • Create an anchor or tool to target club level programs

  • Changes the approach of communication

    • from pushing the coaches for information

    • to pulling them to an identifiable target


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Goals and Objectives

Target 11-15 Girls

Award single age groups

Create regional locations

Dream the Xtreme

Make the Meet an Event

Develop the complete meet

Promote overall development

Re-shape Goal Setting

Target 12-16 Boys


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Meet Structure

Meet Events

IMX Events

Scoring

Power Points

Length of Meet

3 – 2.5 – 2 Days?

Travel Distance

Meet Format

Timed Finals – P/F

Facility

Two 25y Pools


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Selection Process

Qualifying minimum IMX score

Qualification period

Develop Median score to qualify for all four zones (see spreadsheets)

Single age groups

Sites – 4 Zones

Meet Concepts


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Selection Process

  • Qualification Period: Previous SC and LC Season

  • Standards for SCY & LCM based off of current 100th IMX place score in the 4 zones

  • SCY Qualifying standards:

    Girls 11-12 2800 pts 13 + 3100 pts

    Boys 11-12: 2600 pts 13 + 2900 pts


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Competition: Potential Dates

  • Where does it fit best?

  • Is it feasible for to schedule as not to interfere with LSC championship meets

October

November

December

January


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Target Date, USA Swimming Support, Market

Unveil project 2009

Refine format 2007

Market at LSC Levels 2008

Gather Feedback 2007

Finalize Funding – seek meet hosts 2008

Present the concept 2007 at USAS

Create a budget to present 2008


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FAQ’s


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FAQ’s


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FAQ’s


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