CCS Guidebook

 

  1. General Registration/Eligibility:
  2. Championship Travel Meets Funded
  3. Championship Travel Eligibility And Funding
  4. National Development Travel Fund

Championship And National Development Travel Fund Requirement

  1. Championship Travel Eligibility And Funding
    1. Swimmers must qualify for, and swim, at least one (1) individual event to receive funding. Relay only swimmers are not eligible for funding.
    2. Request for reimbursement forms must be filed within forty-five (45) days after the conclusion of the meet and include verification with the meet results. Funds are available on a reimbursement basis.
    3. Athletes who are eligible for funding will be remibused on the basis of the following schedule:
      1. CA/NV Sectionals
        1. $100.00 for travel within CCS over 50 miles from the athlete's home.
        2. $200.00 for travel within California but outside CCS
        3. $300.00 for travel within the Western Zone but outside California
      2. Nationals
        1. $100.00 for travel within CCS over 50 miles from the athlete's home.
        2. $300.00 for travel within California but outside CCS
        3. $400.00 for travel within the Western Zone but outside California
        4. $500.00 for travel outside the Western Zone
      3. U.S. Open
        1. $100.00 for travel within CCS over 50 miles from the athlete's home.
        2. $200.00 for travel within California but outside CCS
        3. $300.00 for travel within the Western Zone but outside California
        4. $400.00 for travel outside the Western Zone
    4. The Travel Committee, with the approval of the Board of Directors, will determine funding for eligible meets that are not on the Championship Travel Funding Schedule. Appeals may be directed to the Board of Directors.
    5. A swimmer who qualifies for an individual event at Nationals and who has met the eligibility requirements may be eligible for 100% of the determined allowance.
    6. A swimmer who qualifies for an individual event at Nationals and who has met the eligibility requirements may be eligible for 100% of the determined allowance.
    7. A committee consisting of the Travel Fund Chairperson, three- (3) coaches and one- (1) athlete will consider each request and award appropriate amounts per swimmer.
    8. Any swimmer qualifying for and participating at both Sectionals and Nationals during the same season shall be eligible for only one allowance (except for the swimmer who qualifies for Senior Nationals for the first time at Sectionals). The larger of the two allowances shall be reimbursed.