Swim Meets: What to Bring

photo of swimmers and coach

  • Competition swimsuit and goggles. “Tech suits” are banned by Hawaiian Swimming for age 12 and under. Visit the Hawaiian Swimming website for additional details. 

  • White competition swim cap and practice swim cap as back-up. Swimmers will receive a white competition cap at their first meet.
  • Minimum two towels and a BOWS parka or jacket to keep warm in between events.

  • Sharpie for marking (for younger swimmers).

  • Sunscreen, hats, folding chairs, cash for heat sheets.

  • Plenty of water and light snacks. There might be food and drinks for sale (bring cash), but this is not a guarantee. 

  • Swimmers and families, please wear your BOWS t-shirts to show team spirit!