11711 NE 137th Street
Location: 11711 NE 137th St, Kirkland, WA 98034 (Kingsgate 1&2 Pool)
Warm-ups start time – 5:15pm Meet start time – 6:00pm
Officials and Timers meeting: 5:40pm (for both 1st AND 2nd half volunteers)
Parking – They have a number of spots at the pool. Your coaches and officials are welcome to park there. There is access to the pool from both NE 137th St and 118th Ave NE. When parking on the street, please be respectful of our neighbors and do not park in their driveways, in front of their mailboxes, and be aware of fire hydrants.
Chair/Canopies – They have a large park with plenty of room for everyone to set up their picnic items. Your families are welcome to bring canopies. Please ensure a wide path is maintained to access the pool. We have a playground as well. You may start arriving and setting up at 4:30 PM.
Spectators – We have a 5 lane, 25 yard pool. The side of the pool deck that is next to the pool house is reserved for coaches & officials. We will have a staging area behind the blocks, with volunteers to help organize the swimmers. The other 2 sides of the pool (the end near the kiddie pool, and the side across from the tennis courts) is open for spectators.
Meet Timers – We ask that your volunteer timers arrive with fully charged, Swimmingly compatible phones, and the Swimmingly App already downloaded. We will have ONE meeting at 5:40 PM by the pool shed for timers of both halves. 2nd half timers need to report to the pool shed no later than event 38.
Concessions – Food Truck – The Cheese Pit (Looks like grilled sandwiches). The food truck takes cash and card. Kingsgate does not have a concessions, but will be selling some soda/drinks, popsicles, chips and candy that is left from a recent event. They will accept venmo and cash.
Volunteer Sign-up Link – Click here for link. Please read description on sign-up link, so you are aware of meeting times and food drop-off times. Remember that every family is expected to volunteer at every home meet at least once. Also, please make note of any training requirements certain jobs.