New England Swimming
Level 3

NSSC - Tampa Trip Information!

Mathew OBrien

Hello Everyone,

North Shore Swim Club is attending the GTSA Spring Championship in Tampa, Florida! Below is all the information that you need.

Meet: Greater Tampa Swim Association Spring Championship 2021

Dates: Friday, April 9- Monday, April 12, 2021.

Where: Bobby Hicks Pool. 4120 W Mango Ave, Tampa, FL 33616

What: This is a championship level, trials and finals meet. There are no qualifying times, but we will be shaving, tapering, and wearing tech suits. Swimmers will be expected to meet requirements to attend this meet.

Who: 13 and over swimmers that are invited by the coaching staff.

How: Due to Covid-19 this is a different kind of travel trip then we have done in the past. Every swimmer that attends must be accompanied by an adult. Parents will be responsible for all travel arrangements to and from Florida, to and from the swim meet and hotel and all food.  Coaches will meet swimmers at the pool at designated times. Multiple swimmers can be under one assigned adult, however, coaches will not assume any responsibility off the pool deck.

Travel Plan: Fly from Boston to Tampa Friday morning. Swim meet takes place Friday evening, Saturday morning and evening, Sunday morning and evening. Fly home Monday evening. All swimmers will be expected at all swim meet sessions at a designated time. No Exceptions, including Sunday evening finals.

Flights: Parents must make their own travel arrangements for themselves and their swimmers. Warm up on Friday is at 4:00pm, please be at the pool by 3:30. Coach Mat is on the flights below.

Boston to Tampa – Jet Blue flight #891, Depart: 6:15am, Arrive: 9:40am

Tampa to Boston  - Jet Blue flight #192, Depart: 4:20pm, Arrive: 7:28pm

Hotel Block: Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriot Tampa Westshore/Airport. We have a block of rooms reserved; parents can follow the link below to book a room. The deadline to book is March 15, 2021.

Hotel Reservation Link - NORTHSHORE SWIMMING CLUB - Please make sure the dates are correct April 9-12. You can also stay Thursday night as well if you would like. 


Mathew O'Brien

North Shore Swim Club