REAL Championships

Aug 7, 2021 - Aug 8, 2021
July, 30 2021


Hello REAL Teams (VJO site),

Vallejo Aquatic Club is excited to host DART-SOLANO, LCCC, SON, WA and UD this year for the 2021 REAL Championships on Aug 6-8th. The meet will be Friday, Saturday and Sunday with prelims and finals on both Saturday and Sunday. Please check the sanctioned meet announcement attached for the start times and meet details.


OLYMPIC THEME: The REAL theme this year is OLYMPICS.  We encourage all teams to dress up in any Olympic spirited wear.  There will be no Costume Parade this year.


TEAM AWARDS & SPIRIT AWARD: We will be giving out a Spirit Award this year to the team that shows the best team spirit, so everyone please bring your Olympic team spirit.


INDIVIDUAL AWARDS: There will be no individual award given out this year.




Junior-Senior 3:30-4:15 pm

Otter Groups 4:15-4:45 pm

Saturday & Sunday

DART warmups-7:30-8:15 am

Junior-Senior 7:30-8:00 am 

Otter Groups 7:55-8:15 am


Timers:  Friday night-swimmers provide their own timers (2)

                Saturday prelims-DART lanes 2 and 3 (2 timers per lane)

                Sunday prelims-DART lanes 2 and 3 (2 timers per lane)

                Finals-Volunteers needed (no assigned lanes)


                Volunteer Signup Link


FINALS: This year the top 12 swimmers in each event will move on to swim in finals (6 . All 8 & Under events and 9-10 relays will be swum as timed finals (in the morning session). Longer events will also be swum as timed finals.  Check the meet sheet for the list of timed final events. Finals will start no sooner than 90 min after the conclusion of prelims (~3:00pm).


COVID POLICIES: Masks are not required at the Cunningham Facility.  There will be no temperature checks or screening at the door.


SPECTATORS & TEAM AREAS:  Spectators will be allowed on the pool deck, but only on the shallow side of the pool and in the bleacher area.  The deep end area of the bleachers will be reserved for spectator viewing and the middle and shallow end of the bleachers will be open for team setup.


VENDERS: Jolyn will be at the Cunningham Pool for REAL’s on Sunday Aug 8th from 9-12pm and from 3-5pm. Elsmore Swim Shop may also be at the meet on Saturday Aug 7th (TBA).


HOSPITALITY: We will be providing hospitality to all coaches, officials and timers.


SNACK BAR: We will be providing a full snack bar menu this year.