The Long Beach Grunions are proud to host another SPMS Short Course Meters Championship in Southern California. We are excited to welcome you. Scroll down to see an overview of the event information along with helpful links to get you all signed up for the fun.
2016 SCMC Team Winners
The host hotel, the DoubleTree by Hilton Commerce, has a discounted room rate of $139.00 + tax per night which includes complimentary WiFi, free parking. The hotel is located about 7 minutes from the pool.
To receive this discounted rate and for further details, please use rate code SPM when you reserve using the link below or call (323) 887-8100 by November 9. These rates apply for bookings during the period from November 30 through December 3, 2017.
If you've contacted the DoubleTree hotel above and found that our reserved block of rooms was full, we now good news for you. The Crowne Plaza is only 1.5 miles from the pool and had an amazing rate for us of $129.00 + tax per night which includes a free breakfast buffet, free parking or valet for $5 per day, free wifi and a free shuttle service to the pool. To book your room, call (323) 728-3600 or toll-free (855) 744-8438 and make sure and request the group SHORT COURSE METERS CHAMPIONSHIPS.
The Brenda Villa Aquatic Center is a 25 meter indoor, heated pool in the City of Commerce. The facility includes a warmup pool, locker rooms, shower facilities and dry-heat saunas.
Due to the number of participants there is limited deck space. We encourage everyone to use the spectator viewing area upstairs along with the outdoor area, weather permitting.
Friday, December 1, 2017
Warm-up 7:00 am, Meet starts at 8:00 am
Check in for 1500 m Freestyle closes at 7:30 am
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Warm-up at 7:00 am, Meet starts at 8:00 am
Check in for the 800 m Freestyle closes at 7:30 am
*swimmers may swim only one relay in each of these events