BHISM Meet Information

BHISM Meet Information

Psych Sheet


Notes from the Meet Director:

  • To accommodate the size of the meet, we will be using 2 pools for both the 13 & Over, and 12 & Under Sessions on Saturday and Sunday. Friday the meet will be held in one pool. 
    • Saturday AM
      • 13 & Over Girls: Deep End Pool (8 lanes)
      • 13 & Over Boys: Middle Pool (6 lanes)
    • Saturday PM
      • 12 & Under Girls: Deep End Pool (8 lanes)
      • 12 & Under Boys: Middle Pool (6 lanes)
    • Sunday AM
      • 13 & Over Boys and Girls: Deep End Pool (8 lanes)
    • Sunday PM
      • 12 & Under Girls: Deep End Pool (8 lanes)
      • 12 & Under Boys: Middle Pool (6 lanes)
  • The meet will be using positive check-in for ALL EVENTS ON FRIDAY, and ALL 13 & OVER EVENTS ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. Please see the check-in deadlines below.
    • Friday Check-in Deadlines
      • Events 1-8: 7:40 AM
      • Events 9-24: 8:40 AM
      • Events 25-32: 9:30 AM
    • Saturday and Sunday Check-in Deadlines
      • All Events: 6:50 AM
    • Please note that if you do not check-in for your event(s) by the designated time, you will not be seeded. 
  • All 12 & Under events on Saturday and Sunday will be pre-seeded.
  • As a reminder, all swimmers who are swimming in the 400 IM or the 500 FR MUST provide their own timer and counter if desired. 
  • Programs will be available for purchase. Because of this, heat sheets will not be made available prior to the meet. 
  • Access to the Aquatic Center Parking lot will be controlled by DC Parks & Recreation Park Rangers. Parking in this lot is reserved for Coaches and Officials only. Additional parking can be found on 4th and 3rd streets in which the green signs mean they are unzoned. 
  • Tickets for spectator seating can be reserved online. (Click Here). The access code is swimm (yes, two m's).
  • With running two pools, this meet will require more timers and officials for the meet. If you wish to support the meet by officiating or timing, please use the links below to sign-up. Remember the meet cannot run without all spots being filled!
  • The 33rd Annual Black History Swim Meet Honoree is Howard Swim Coach Nick Askew!