TYR Junior National Cup Delayed Due To Snow


  • March 20-24, 2018
  • Lynchburg, VA (Liberty University)
  • Meet Central

The TYR Junior National Cup, being held at Liberty University in Virginia this week, will be delayed on Wednesday due to snow.

The meet will begin at 10 am rather than the originally scheduled 8:30 for this morning’s preliminaries, with it expected to wrap up around 1 pm. No relays will be contested this morning.

The schedule for finals tonight will be as follows:

  • 4:30 pm: Warm-up
  • 5:45 pm: Tuesday awards
  • 6:00 pm: Finals starts
  • 16 & under relays will go first at finals, with a five minute break coming after those relays
  • The session is expected to be wrapped up around 8:30 pm.

This is the latest in a string of late season storms that have hit the east coast. Snow showers are expected to continue in Lynchburg until about 1 pm today, with it expected to rain throughout the rest of the day. Snow is expected to subside through the weekend with sunny forecasts on Thursday, Friday and Sunday, and some rain on Saturday. Temperatures as a whole are expected to rise beginning tomorrow.

Check out our meet preview for the competition in the link.

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About James Sutherland

James Sutherland

James is currently a university swimmer for the Laurentian Voyageurs in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. He is studying economics. Along with swimming, he also loves hockey. He's in his 14th season as a competitive swimmer. Best Times - SCM (LCM) 50 FR - 24.56 (25.12) 100 FR - 53.58 (56.70) 200 FR - 1:56.07 (2:04.29) 1500 …

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