Note to our team from Lake Park
July 17, 2017
Below please find a note from Lake Park with important information about visiting their club tomorrow night. We are looking forward to our last meet of the season! GO SHARKS!Hello Bedford families. Lake Park is pleased to host you all for our meet Tuesday night.
Here are a few items to help plan your visit at Lake Park
DIRECTIONS TO LAKE PARK SWIM CLUB
6333 Lakeland Drive
Raleigh, NC 27612
From Crabtree Valley Mall, take Leadmine Road north. After crossing Millbrook road, go approximately 3/4 mile and take a right onto LakeparkDrive, then take the second right onto Lakeland Drive. The swim club is located about 1/4 mile down on the right.
From the Strickland Road or Lynn Road directions, take Leadmine Road south. After the light at the intersection of Lynn and Leadmine, take the second left onto Lakepark Drive. Then take the second right onto Lakeland Drive. The swim club is located about 1/4 mile down on the right.
We are sorry to say there is limited parking. Parking at Lake Park is reserved for team coaches, managers, concessions volunteers, handicap or other families with mobility issues.
You may stop in front of pool to unload kids and other items.
WHERE TO PARK CAR
Cars can park on any streets in the neighborhood being careful to not block driveways.
There is also parking on Rushingbrook ( first right after turning onto LakePark Drive) and then use greenway path to pool.
This path will also be lighted after the meet for your safe return.
The Lake Park Marlins will sell Chick-fil-A chicken sandwiches, pizza from Papas, baked potatoes, and Mac and cheese. We will also have baked goods and fruit. Soda, sports drinks and water are available as well.
WHERE TO STATION CHAIRS, COOLERS, ETC.
There is a place on the pool deck for visiting team families - It's a bit small and cramped.
Folks are welcome to camp on and around the volleyball courts as well. There are picnic tables here.
You will be able to hear announcements for upcoming races.
TEAM WARM-UP TIME
Your team warm-up time is 5:30pm
OFFICIALS MEETING AT 5:45PM
Visiting team volunteers and Lake Park volunteer parents will meet with the Lake Park TSA Rep outside the main entrance and near the volleyball court at 5:45pm
Please warn swimmers, coaches, and parents that the meet will move along once it begins.
Lake Park starters will use dive-overs whenever possible.
Lake Park uses Lane Pushers to fill in all lanes for non-main heats regardless of team affiliation and restricts area behind blocks to current age group in water only. Please advise timers that they may be timing swimmers from the other team.
Looking forward to a fun and enjoyable evening together at Lake Park Swim Club.
Thanks for coming!