Opening Ceremony

We host an Olympic-Style Opening Ceremony - with a parade of athletes and the State Farm Leadership Summit.


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printable packet & flyer

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Date of Competition

June 11-13, 2021


Dothan Aquatics at Westgate Recreation Center 501 Recreation Rd Dothan, AL 36303

Format & Rules

Eligibility Rules This is an open meet. Anyone from any state can participate. Seeding Event seeding will be TIMED FINALS. Event Type Youth and Masters. The State Games are USA Swimming “Observed.” Timing Fully automatic Colorado System 5000 electronic timing equipment. Rules 2018 USA Swimming Rules will govern the meet. Warm up/warm down available at all times. Age Swimmer’s age on the first day of the meet will determine the age for the meet. Scoring 1st - 7 points 4th - 3 points 2nd - 5 points 5th - 2 points 3rd - 4 points 6th - 1 point Safety In the interest of safety and accident prevention, coaches and swimmers are asked to observe all posted pool rules and facility rules referred to in this meet information packet, and to conduct themselves in a safe and prudent manner. USA Swimming Meet Guidelines and Warm-Up Procedures will be in effect. Max of 5 events for youth - 4 Individual & 1 Relay.

Age Divisions

8 & Under 9-10 11-12 13-14 15-18 19-29 30-49 50 & Over

Fees & Deadlines

Standard Registration Fee: $5/event Max of 5 events for Youth (4 individual, 1 relay) DEADLINE: June 7, 2021 There will be NO REFUNDS of entry fees because of rain or other acts of nature, or if an athlete or team fails to participate. Sports using outdoor sites are weather dependent. Competitions will be conducted unless State Games officials determine otherwise, or if the playing fields would incur significant damage. For more information about our FAQs, click here.

Awards & Qualifying

Alabama State Games gold, silver, and bronze medals will be awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each division. Swimming is a Medal Sport for the State Games of America (SGA) event. Those who medal in the 2020-2022 Alabama State Games Swimming meet qualify to compete in the 2022 SGA, held July 27 - July 31 in Ames & Des Moines, Iowa. Participants in the Alabama State Games are responsible to check event format and age groups for all SGA qualifying sports offered at the Alabama State Games.


Meet Administrator Kelly Carter 334-615-3755 kcarter@dothan.org ASF Foundation Contact Kristofer Johnson 334-440-8253 kristofer.johnson@asffoundation.org