AmCup Final LT & US Open Masters Championships

Kearns, United States

March 11 - 13, 2022


 

 

USS AmCup Final

Held in conjunction with

USS Open Masters Championships

 

Registration here


Entry Deadline: March 7, 2022 at 5pm MT

Late Entry: March 10, 2022 at 5pm MT; a $100 late entry fee charge will apply. All applicable COVID protocols must have been met.

 

USS Rules & Regulations

 

 

Preliminary Schedule

 

Official Practice Time:

Thursday March 10th  from 9-11am

Coaches Meeting – virtual, 5pm MT

 

Transponder Pick-up

Thursday, March 10th from noon - 2pm 

$100/unit for lost transponders

 

Race Program

Friday 3/11/22
Warm-Up: 7:40am - 8:20am
Start racing: 9:00am

2x 500m, 3000m Women, 5000m Men

 

Saturday 3/12/22
Warm-Up: 7:40am - 8:20am
Start racing: 9:00am

1500m, Team Pursuit

 

Sunday 3/13/22
Warm-Up: 7:40am - 8:20am
Start racing: 9:00am

1000m, Elimination Mass Start

 

Other available training times

 

Time Standards:

To take part in the AmCup Final participants will have to meet ONE of the following time standards achieved between July 1, 2019 and entry deadline.

D1 times counting for senior skaters.

D2 times counting for junior aged and master skaters (30+).

 

 


Women D1/D2

Men D1/D2

500m

45.00/49.00

41.00/45.00

1000m

1:29.00/1:37.00

1:20.50/1:29.00

1500m/MS

2:15.00/2:30.00

2:03.00/2:15.00

3000m

4:49.00/5:10.00

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5000m

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7:25.50/8:10.00

 

 

 

 

COVID-19 ENTRY PROTOCOLS (currently under review)

All participants have to provide a negative COVID-19 test by using one of the below methods

a)    Negative PCR test within 5 days of start of competition. Organization and cost of such is to be borne by the competitor.

b)    Negative Rapid test within one day of start of competition. Organization and cost of such is to be borne by the competitor. Please submit photo of taking the test as well as corresponding results.

 

Please submit test results to scarroll@usspeedskating.org

 

A negative test is needed to join the competition.

 

All participants who are experiencing signs or symptoms of COVID-19 should not travel to the venue and should immediately go to a healthcare facility for evaluation.
Athlete and coach participants are strongly encouraged to limit themselves to essential activities (e.g. competition, training, dryland etc.) in the 10-14 days immediately preceding the 1st day of competition. All participants are strongly encouraged to avoid community activities (e.g. eating at restaurants, going to movies or bars, working out in health clubs, and other similar type public gatherings/activities) in the 10-14 days prior to first day of competition. and continuing until after completion of competition.


While in SLC, participants are strongly encouraged to continue to minimize community activities and to make every effort to stay in their own hotel room or only stay with people with whom they regularly have close sustained contact and/or close physical contact. Participants are also strongly advised to avoid close sustained contact and/or close physical contact with spectators or others that are not within the participant grouping, in particular with those people who are visiting restaurants, bars, health clubs, etc while in SLC.

 

By registering for this event you agree to comply with all implemented COVID-19 entry protocols and safety precautions taken by USS and/or the Utah Olympic Oval.

 

Spectator Information

The event will be held at the Utah Olympic Oval. The venue will not be in exclusive use of USS therefore other ice programs might be conducted simultaneously in the building. Spectators and other patrons will be allowed in the building unless local governance will mandate changes.

USS is asking all parents and family members of USS skaters to keep our athletes save by wearing a mask within the building even if not mandated.

Any stricter county or state mandates will be followed if such are implemented.