Announcement

2018 BCSSA Provincial Championships

Posted by Abbotsford Whalers on Aug 06 2018 at 09:51PM PDT in Summer Competitive 2018
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The 2018 Championships will take place August 13 to 19, 2018 in Surrey BC

The Guildford Recreation Centre will be holding the speed swimming and water polo events. The 50 metre pool will allow for two pools of play/action.

The Surrey Sports and Leisure Complex will be hosting the diving and synchronized swimming events.


For more details, please click on the following link:

https://www.bcsummerswimming.com/provincials.html

Competition Schedule

Water Polo: August 13 – 15, 2018

Synchronized Swimming: August 15 – 16, 2018

Diving: August 14 – 16, 2018

Speed Swimming: August 16 – 19, 2018

Competition Venues

Surrey Sport and Leisure Centre

The Surrey Sport and Leisure Complex (SSLC) is located in Surrey at 16555 Fraser Highway. The competition pool will be located in the 25m deep end of the facility. A spectator viewing area will be located on the mezzanine level on the north side of the pool. The facility has a cafe and is near multiple food vendors. Parking is available at the Aquatic Centre in the main and surrounding parking lots.

Guildford Aquatic Centre

The Guildford Aquatic Centre is located within the Guildford Recreation centre which is located in Surrey at 15105 105 Ave. A 50 metre long, eight lane indoor pool will be divided into two pools 25 metre pools to accommodate our preliminary senior and junior pools. A spectator viewing area will be located on the upper deck along the northwest side of the swimming pool. As limited space is available, spectators are expected to respect other spectators and exit the area once their swimmers race is done.

Parking

Surrey Sport and Leisure Complex

Parking is available at the Aquatic Centre in the main and surrounding lots. RV parking is not available at the venue.

Guildford Aquatic Centre

Day parking will be available in the Guildford Mall North Side Parking Lots during the Championships (including Thursday evening during Regional warm-ups). There will be no day parking available on-site at the pool. We would also like to remind attendees about parking restrictions in the area and warn you that City staff will be ticketing improperly parked cars.

Morning Drop-off Zone

Thursday afternoon and each morning (Fri – Sun) there will be a drop off lane open to allow for swimmer drop-off before continuing on to park in the Guildford Mall Parking Lots. It will be located at the turn off from 152 Ave on to Lincoln Drive. This will be a very busy temporary drop-off zone, therefore if you can, it is recommended that you park in the designated parking lots and walk the short distance to the pool.

The Drop-off Zone will be open during the following times:

Thursday Aug 18: 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Friday Aug 19 to Sunday Aug 21: 6:00am – 7:00am

Guildford Aquatic Centre Plaza

The plaza outside the Northeast pool entrance will be the central hub for goods and services at the meet.

Food Trucks

Several food trucks will be located at the edge of the plaza from 11am – 2pm from August 17 – 19. They will compliment the many food choices that are located in the surrounding commercial area.

Live Stream TV Tent

A marquis tent and large screen will be set up outside of the pool in order to provide more space for spectators in the pool. If your child is not swimming but you would still like to watch what is happening in the pool, please visit the TV Tent or live stream the races to your phone. A link for the live stream will be posted closer to the competition date.

The document Provincial_Meet_Package_2018_.pdf was attached to this post.