Away Meet at LMYA
LOCATION AND PARKING
The Acalanes High School pool is located at 1200 Pleasant Hill Rd. Lafayette, CA. Please park in a designated parking space. You may be ticketed if you park in the drop off zone along the front edge of the school.
The swim pool has 10 competition lanes, and 3 warm-up lanes.
NOTE: NO ALCOHOL can be brought to or consumed at the pool or school. We use the Acalanes High School District’s facilities and must strictly adhere to this policy. Please inform your team members they will be asked to leave the facilities immediately if they violate this policy. Your entire team may also be asked to leave. THE FACILITY IS UNDER VIDEO SURVEILLANCE.
START TIMES AND WARM-UPS
LMYA Warm Up: 4:35 – 4:55 - Lanes 1-10
Visitor Warm Ups: 4:55 – 5:15 - Lanes 1-10
Meet Start Time: 5:30 PM
Warm ups will end 15 minutes prior to the start of the meet. All swimmers must exit the pool at this time until the official start of the meet. Three (3) warm down lanes will be provided at the shallow end of the pool. These lanes are restricted to swimmers ages 11 & up and are to be used for warm up or warm down only during the meet. Please do not let your team members use these lanes for recreational purposes.
The pool will open for set up at 4:00 PM. Visiting teams may set up in the aisle ways East, West and North of the pool just outside the gates. All teams are welcome to sit on the bleachers. The pool deck is reserved for LMYA Swim team.
FOOD, DRINKS, AND SNACKS
LMYA will offer hot food items as well as drinks and snacks.
Each swimmer can swim no more than 3 individual events and 2 relays:
Ï Medley Relay: We will run one heat of relays per age group and combine the boys’ with the girls’ relays. You may enter up to five (5) total relays per age group (i.e. 3 boys/2 girls or 3 girls/2 boys)
Ï IM – 2 heats per age group (1 for boys, 1 for girls). You may enter up to 5 swimmers in each heat.
Ï Free Relay: Same as for the Medley Relays.
FLYOVER STARTS WILL BE USED FOR 9-10 AGE GROUPS AND ABOVE.
AWARDS & MEET SCORING
Ribbons will be awarded to the top 10 finishers in age groups 12 & under.