Battle of 288 PEAK vs RICE

Oct 19, 2019 - Oct 20, 2019
October, 7 2019


What:  Battle of 288 Dual Meet PEAK vs RICE
When: October 19th-20th 2019
Where: Pearland Natatorium, 4141 Bailey Rd, Pearland TX 77584
Format: Timed Finals, Short Course Yards
Sessions: There will be a single session on both Saturday and Sunday
Groups: All competitive practice groups at both the RICE University and Briar Club locations.  Flight school swimmers are not eligible for this meet.
Eligibility: This is a team wide event.  No qualifying standards and swimmers may enter with no times (NT).
Entry Deadline: October 7th 2019
Announcement  Timeline/Warm Ups Information Updates
Session 1 On Deck (Saturday) 7:30am* Start Time 9:00am
Session 2 On Deck (Sunday)  7:30am* Start Time 9:00am
What to Expect from Your First USA Meet:  Pleae find the attached PDF for what to expect from your first year round swim meet. 

Important Meet Information Updates : TBA
Event Specifics
All events are timed finals; events 200 & shorter will be pre-seeded.
Meet will be Odd Heats/Even Heats OR a Girl Pool / Boy Pool.  Information will be updated when finalized.
Swimmers may swim up to four (4) individual events per day at this meet. 
Positive check-in for events 400IM and 500 FR at least :45 minutes prior to the start of the meet session. 

Swimmers must provide their own timer/counter for 400 IM & 500 freestyle.
Meet Set Up:  The meet will be hosted indoor at the Pearland Natatoruim. There is plenty of bleacher seating inside for parents and swimmers will set up on deck. RICE and PEAK both will have a designated area for swimmer set up. There will not be a concessions run at this meet so pack some drinks and snacks each day. 
*Arrival/Warm Up Times:  Actual warm up times for each team will be published once entries are received.  To help faciliate the process please arrive a little early so swimmers and coaches will be able to walk on to the deck for a quick set up process. Swimmers should also arrive in their RICE Team Suit.
Relays:  There are relays on both days of the meet. Relays do currently show swimmers for them if you look online ... However relays will be formed the day of the meet. Swimmers may be changed around a little depending on the situations and who is present for warm up. With relays being at the end of the meet swimmers/parents should let know if they are unable to be in a relay. We will have relays posted for athletes to view on site. 
RICE Specific Remidners for the Meet: TBA
RICE Athlets Pre/Post Race: Athletes should speak to their coach before and after each race, as well as before leaving any session of the meet.
Team Suit, Cap and RICE Shirt :  Swimmers should be in RICE Gear only for both sessions. This includes the Team Suit, Cap and a RICE Shirt. While we appreciate and support all of the swimmers other teams/sports we want to be decked out in RICE for the weekend.