1st Annual Ahi Invitational June 2nd & 3rd, 2018
Order of Events is attached.
Location: American Canyon High School, 3000 Newell Dr. American Canyon, Ca 94503
Pool: 16 lanes by 25 yards. We will run 10 lanes for competition and allow 4 lanes for warm up and warm down.
Directions: From San Francisco – Take 80 East to American Canyon Rd, left at the stop sign onto American Canyon Rd, 2nd signal light is Newell Dr, make a right. High School parking lot is on the right. From Walnut Creek – Take 680 north merge onto 780 north to 80 east. Merge onto 80 east to American Canyon Rd. Left at the stop sign onto American Canyon Rd, 2nd signal light is Newell Dr, make a right. High School parking lot is on the right.
Rules: U.S.S. & Pacific Swimming rules will be in effect. Pay special attention to starting rules. False starts will be charged at the discretion of the starter and meet referee.
Eligibility: Swimmers will swim in the age group according to his/her age on June 15, 2018. A swimmer may swim up (in a higher age group) but must remain in the higher age group for the entire meet. Swimmers who have competed as a member of a U.S.S team after December 31st are ineligible. High school/college students may continue to train and swim for a U.S.S. team until the first day of school practice and remain eligible. March 15th is the last day for students to train and swim for a U.S.S. team. Swimmers who swim unattached in a U.S.S. meet at any time are eligible.
Check-In: The meet will be deck seeded. Swimmers must check in for the first four events each day 45 minutes before the meet begins. Swimmers in all remaining events must check in at least 45 minutes before the estimated start of that event. Swimmers who do not check in will NOT be allowed to compete in the event. Check-in may only be done by the swimmer or the swimmer’s parent.
Warm-ups: Pool opens at 6:40 am for warm-ups. Lane assignments will be given. No swimmer will be allowed in the pool without a coach’s supervision.
Awards: Individual Awards - 1st thru 3rd Place - Medals; 4th thru 8th Place - Ribbons. Team awards – Most Spirited and High Point Trophies will be awarded.
Admission: Free. Programs will be available for $5.00.
Snack Bar: Opens at 7:00 am. Breakfast and lunch will be available both days. No food or drinks will be allowed on the pool deck.
Concessions: There will be a T-shirt vendor and an action photographer
Entry Fees: $5.00 per swimmer Splash fee, $5.00 per swimmer per individual event --NO REFUNDS-- $8.00 per relay team per relay event.
Swimmers may compete in all four individual events, as well as both relays.