Swim Competitions

Swim Competitions – Irvine Location

Swim competitions are open to the public. If you are interested in our swim competitions at one of our other facilities, please click on the appropriate location at the top of our website page.

For Level 5 swimmers and higher (ages 2 years and older)

Irvine Swim Competition Dates 2019:
Saturday, February 911:30AMSaturday, August 1011:30AM
Saturday, March 911:30AMSaturday, August 2411:30AM
Saturday, April 611:30AMSaturday, September 711:30AM
Saturday, May 411:30AMSaturday, September 2111:30AM
Saturday, May 1811:30AMSaturday, October 511:30AM
Saturday, June 111:30AMSaturday, October 1911:30AM
Saturday, June 1511:30AMSaturday, November 211:30AM
Saturday, July 1311:30AMSaturday, December 711:30AM
Saturday, July 2711:30AM  

Dates above may change / More Dates Will Be Added

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Irvine Swim Competition Times:

Outdoor Meet

Registration closes at 10:45am. The pool will be available at 10:30am for warm-up. Meet begins at 11:30am (Meet should be over by 2:00pm)

Indoor Meet

Winter Meets marked with a (*) may be held in our INDOOR pool (depending on weather). Indoor meets will begin at 12:20pm and should be completed by 2:30pm

You may now register(pay by checking account routing # or credit card) online at waterworksswimonline.com

Expected start time of Irvine events (times below are estimates only):

  • Outdoor
  • 11:30 – I.M & Butterfly Events
  • 11:45 – Backstroke Events
  • 12:00 – Breaststroke Events
  • 12:30 – Freestyle Events
  • Indoor*
  • 12:20 – I.M & Butterfly Events
  • 12:40 – Backstroke Events
  • 12:50 – Breaststroke Events
  • 1:20 – Freestyle Events

What to bring: For our Irvine swim competitions, we suggest you bring an “EZ-Up” or some type of shade with you for outdoor meets. Seating is limited so feel free to bring a chair with you.

Members:$5 entry fee plus $3.00 per event.
Non-members:$10 entry fee plus $3.00 per event.

Entries are due the Thursday before the competition date. Entries will be taken the day of the meet but will be charged a $5 late fee. We limit enrollment for the indoor meets so please register early as we expect to sell out.

Ribbons will be awarded to ALL participants. Time improvement ribbons will also be awarded to participants that have swum in a past meet and have achieved their personal best time. In addition, trophies will be awarded to swimmers that have received 15, 30, 50, 75,125, 200, 300, 450, and 700 ribbons (includes participant, placement and time improvement ribbons).
*A COIN TOSS will be held at the close of the swim meet for all participants*

Irvine Location:
Competition will be held in our junior Olympic outdoor 25-yard, 8 lane pool. The competition will move into our indoor 25-yard, 7 lane pool during our winter meets or for cold or bad weather. Diving off of the blocks will be optional.

Disqualifications will be given out at the discretion of the meet referee.

Refreshments and food will be available for purchase at our snack shop. Hotdogs, Cheeseburgers, Dippin Dots, snow cones and a variety of other snacks will be served.

To find out more information on how to join, please contact our office:

Irvine Location: 949-450-0777

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