Swim Announcements

Tri Pasco Swim Announcements:

  • Point out the route in the pool and from pool to transition
  • Jump feet first, NO DIVING! Can jump far or drop and push
  • STAY RIGHT and discuss passing
  • Walkers in the pool should let others pass
  • Need to go out steps, but DO NOT need to touch the final wall.
  • Water 82 degrees
  • Self seeding seed yourself by swim time
  • We’ll be starting athletes every five to seven seconds
  • National Anthem
  • Timeline announcements
  • Bathroom locations – locker rooms inside, on upper pool deck next to dive pool, next to outdoor basketball courts/athlete check-in

Listed below is the time line information for our event:

5:30am:          City of New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center parking lot opens

5:30am:          Transition area opens

5:30-7:10am:  Athlete packet pick-up

5:30-7:10am:  Swim warm-ups

7:10am:          Transition area closes

7:30am:          Swim start

Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches and  Beef ‘O’ Brady’s will be providing food for our event

9:15am:          Awards presentation


A large Thanks to the City of New Port Richey for their support of this event.
Special Thanks to the NPR Recreation and Aquatic Center for allowing us to use their facilities for our event.