Robin Meadows Meet Info

Swimmers & Families,

This weekend is our meet at the Robin Meadows pool.   This meet will be a little longer, so swimmers in the last relays need to plan to stay until possibly 1:00pm.   It will also be a much warmer meet than our last two, so bring lots of water to stay hydrated, sunscreen and some sort of shade.    Please read the meet information carefully, particularly the parking info. 

  • Please arrive by7:10am and check in.
  • Our team can gather in the grass area inside or outside of the pool.
  • Warmups   9-12  7:25 – 7:3513-Older/8-U 7:35 – 7:45 then full team sprints from 7:45-7:50.
  • Officials’ Meeting 7:40 at the starter’s table
  • Timers’ Meeting 7:40 in front of guard office. This is for 1st AND 2nd half timers.  It is important to attend because they will be using a different kind of timing system which needs to be explained.
  • Meet starts at 8:00am
  • Wear your team suit or a solid blue or black suit.  
  • You don't HAVE to wear a swim cap, but if you do, it MUST  be a team cap.  Team caps are available from Michelle Baird at the meet.  Every swimmer receives one free team cap, so if you didn't get one, see Michelle.
  • There will not be programs sold.  You can print a program in advance from a Team email you have received from Christine Smith.
  • There will be concessions, with breakfast items, snacks, and pizza at 10am-ish.
  • It looks like it will be hot, so plan accordingly.
  • Robin Meadows pool:  4901 Robin Court in Frederick
  • Directions:   I-70 East to 270  South, exit 31B (MD-85 South).  Turn right on Executive, then left on New Design Rd.  Turn right on Robin Drive and pool will be on your right.
  • Parking is very strict.   Once the pool parking lot is full, you WILL get a ticket or be towed if you are parked in
    • Any of the  townhouse courts
    • Any grassy areas
    • Within 50 feet of any intersection or entrance.  This includes the intersections of ALL streets/courts along Robin Drive.
    • Observe the “NO PARKING FROM HERE TO CORNER” signs or be ticketed. 
    • No parking on Robin Drive between pool entrance and New Design Road on both sides of the road.  Other than that you may park on Robin Drive. 
    • Do not park in front of fire hydrants. 
    • There are 150 parking spots available in the business lot across the street from the pool, and you may park on the sides of New Design Road. 
  • We ask everyone’s help in making sure our team area is free of trash when we leave.
  • Don’t forget your goggles.
  • Swim fast & have fun!

Go Barracudas!

Coach Holly