GNOAC Swimming Champs INFORMATION
IMPORTANT CHAMPS INFO: July 14-15
VENUE: Napoleon Municipal Pool, 520 Glenwood Avenue, Napoleon, OH 43545. Bleachers available and lawn chairs welcome. Team tents will be arranged at the south end of the pool. Concessions will be available for drinks and snacks. Food truck vendors include the Weenie Dawgs Concessions, Snow Cones, and 5V BBQ. Heat sheets will be on sale. Kelly’s Poco Loco will be at the meet offering swim suits, apparel, and other items for sale.
PARKING: Parking is available in the pool parking lot (no parking in the adjacent golf course lot), the city lot across from the adjacent ball field, behind Nickles Bakery across from the park, at the Northwest Ohio Dental Specialty Center (shows as Maumee Valley Dental Assisting School on Google), and at Northwest Ohio Gymnastics.
WARM-UPS: Bryan will warm up at 7:30. BE AT THE POOL BY 7:10 AM each morning.
MEET START TIMES: The Prelims sessions of the meet will begin promptly at 8:40 a.m. each day. A two hour break will be taken at the conclusion of the preliminary events on both Saturday and Sunday. Finals will then begin with warm-ups following the same order and lane assignments given above for preliminary warm-ups. The times for Finals will be announced each day of the meet.
AWARDS: The awards for 8 & under swimmers will be distributed at the conclusion of the Preliminary session on Saturday. ALL other awards will be bagged and a coach from each team will pick up at the conclusion of Finals on Sunday. We will hand out awards at the awards banquet on July 16.
TIMERS: Each team is responsible for providing timers for each session of the meet. We are responsible for providing timers for Lane 2 each day, both sessions. Please let me know if you are willing to time.
DISQUALIFICATION ZONE: The area behind the blocks will be cordoned off to designate the disqualification zone. Spectators entering the zone may disqualify their swimmer.
Parade: The parade will be held after the Sunday afternoon warm-ups, before the start of Sunday afternoon Finals. Our theme this year is Rock ’N Roll.
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask! This is a lot of information to digest.