June 20, 2016
What is ECI?
ECI (East County Invitational) is a 2 day, Saturday - Sunday event open to all Stingrays swimmers. The Stingrays swim as a team against approximately 10 other teams. Your family picks the events your child will swim on one or both days. Additional volunteer duties are required for participating families.
2016 ECI/EAST COUNTY INVITATIONAL MEET
WHEN - Saturday, July 9th and Sunday, July 10th
LOCATION - Los Medanos College - 2100 East Leland Road, Pittsburg, Ca (from hwy 4, take Loveridge Exit and follow signs to college). This is the last year ECI will be held at Los Medanos College, don't miss this opportunity to swim in this great pool!
ENTRY FEES: Due Monday June 27, 2016 and placed in the coaches file folder. Checks made payable to Benicia Stingrays. Entry forms can be found in the front section of the black file boxes on deck.
- $4.00 per swimmer ( pool use / splash fee )
- $5.00 per swimmer per individual event
- Team will pay for relays
- --NO REFUNDS--
Swimmers may compete
in all 5 individual events
6-under swimmers may only complete in four individual events.
6-under swimmers may not compete in the 7-8 individual medley.
Saturday - 7/8 & 9/10 IM, All age groups in the following events: Fly, Back, Medley Relay
Sunday - 11 & up IM, All age groups in the following events: Breast, Free, Free Relay, Parent Relay, Coach Relay
RELAY TEAMS FOR ECI - swimmers are entered into relays only if they are swimming an individual event on the same day.
VOLUNTEER WORK ASSIGNMENTS - TBD
CHECK-IN: Swimmers must check in for the first 4 events of 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. Final check in time is 1pm. Swimmers who do not check in will NOT be allowed to compete in the event. Check in can only be done by the swimmer or the swimmer's parents
WARM UP TIMES - 8:30 - 8:50
WARM UP LANES - lane 5-8 & lane 'C'
TEAM LOCATION - on the grass behind the scoreboard see map
Individual Awards - A & B Divisions
- 1st thru 3rd place: Medal
- 4th thru 8th place: Rosette
- High Point Trophy for both boys and girls in each division
- ECI record Breaker ribbons
Team Awards - A & B Divisions
- 1st thru 3rd place: Trophy
Team Relay Awards:
- 1st thru 8th place: Rosette Ribbons
BAR: opens at 7am. Breakfast and lunch will be
available both days. No food or drinks are allowed on
the pool deck
LMC and the Sheriff's department do not allow any type of BBQ cooking in the team areas or parking lot. NO DOGS AT ECI - EVEN IN TEAM AREAS
MEET PROGRAMS will be available for $5