Columbus Training Trip

May 31, 2019 (12:00 PM) - Jun 2, 2019 (12:00 PM)
May, 11 2019


 Details for 2019 Training Trip

  • Offered to Gold group and "upper-level" blue group swimmers
  • We will travel to Columbus for a weekend to have three practices in a long course pool and swim in one "fun" meet, along with various team activities
  • Estimated cost is $120 per swimmer (NOT including hotel)
    • Cost covers lane rentals, meet fees and meals
  • Swimmers 13 and older may room with each other. Swimmers 12 and younger must room with their parents (or adult designated by parents). Swimmers may NOT share rooms with coaching staff unless swimmers are their children.
  • HOTEL: Holiday Inn Express Gahanna/Columbus Airport (614-428-8678)
    • Rate is approximately $150 per night after taxes
    • Room block is under "AMFY Swim Team"
      • NOTE: Room block is only being held until May 12
  • Approximate schedule:
    • Friday, May 31
      • 12p- AMFY swimmers meet at North Y to carpool to Columbus
      • 2p- Arrive at Gahanna City Pool (148 Parkland Drive, Gahanna, OH)
      • 3p- Practice at Gahanna City Pool (Long Course)
      • 5p- Dryland training at pool
      • 6:30p- team dinner
      • 8:30p- check in to team hotel
      • 10p- settle into rooms
    • Saturday, June 1
      • 8a- Practice at long course pool
      • 10a- leave for meet at Gahanna YMCA (lunch provided on way)
      • 12p- meet at Gahanna YMCA (555 Ymca Place, Gahanna, OH)
      • 4:30p- return to team hotel
      • 6:30p- Dinner and bowling/activities at Gahanna Lanes (205 W Johnstown Road, Gahanna OH)
      • 9p- return to team hotel
      • 10p- settle into rooms
    • Sunday, June 2
      • 9a- Dryland training at pool
      • 10a- practice at Gahanna City Pool (Long Course)
      • 12p- team lunch
      • 12:30p- depart for home