2018 Mallards Winter LC Invite

January 19, 2018 (10:00 AM) - January 21, 2018 (04:00 PM)
December 1, 2017


Open to entire team, with no qualifing standards.    

TO ENTER, SEND MEGAN AND EMAIL WITH YOUR ENTRY EVENTS AND TIMES, I must do the entry by hand, I will keep a running document for you to check and make sure you are entered in what you want to be in.

Note that this meet is in CANADA, therefore traveling by air in and out of the USA will require a PASSPORT for all swimmers and parents.  Please see Kerry for questions about this meet at kerry@easterniowaswimming.com

Dress Code Requirement for this meet:  Dress Sweats (during all travel and on deck), both top and bottoms  example, Team Backpack LINK, Team Shirt(s) LINK for on deck, Tech Swim Suit, Team Cap (silver).  Team stocking hats and scarfs OPTIONAL, please contact Tara Macho for orders.   Encouraged:  Team Sweatshirt LINK

Training Expectations:  Stay posted for additional training expecations as this is a Long Course meet and we will be representing Iowa and the USA as we compete there.  If you are planning on going, plan on elevating your training.   

Team flight details:  

Booked through United.com
Thursday January 18, 2018
CID: Flight UA 4584 @11:30
ORD: Flight UA 228  @13:45

Monday January 22, 2018
YYZ: Flight UA 547 @07:00
ORD: UA 4473  @10:00
Tickets were $211 when we booked them.  

HOTEL INFORMATION:  Link to our group code, to reserve online: http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/Y/YYZAPHF-1EISF-20180118/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Group Name:

EISF Swim Team

Group Code:






Hotel Name:

Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa

Hotel Address:

8500 Warden Avenue


Markham, Canada


L6G 1A5

Phone Number:



Through the Phone1-800-668-8800---press 1----speak to central reservation associate---Arrival date: Jan 18, Departure date: Jan 22--- GROUPCODE: 1EISF ----make the reservation.

 We have 18 rooms: 9 kings: $119  9: two double: $129 (each room type has a pullout)  $15.00 buffet breakfast, with complimentary parking.  There rates are in Canadian dollars, so quite spectactular with the current exchange rate (take about 20% off).   Call Kristine Lagos at 905-470-8577 and the rooms are under EISF (call after 9/26/17).  DEADLINE for rate is December 21st.  DETAILS IN ATTACHMENT BELOW.

This meet does NOT offer travel reimbursement. 

FYI, the meet info is attached, meet info for 20188. 12&Unders will swim together, 13&overs together but broken down for their finals sessions, see meet info for clarification.  10 lane 50 meter pool they built for the Pan Am Games when they were in Toronto, civilized start and end time for sessions, great meet event line up, and an experience to show the kids a different way of doing swimming and a different country.