USA Diving coming to Greensboro in August at the Greensboro Aquatics Center(GAC)

Posted by Press Release on July 19, 2012 at 5:08 pm under Amateur | Comments are off for this article

USA Dive Team led by Greensboro’s Emma McPeeters in Greensboro:AUGUST 14th -19th / Greensboro, N.C.

WHAT: 2012 AT&T National Diving Championships
The AT&T National Diving Championships is one of USA Diving’s most prestigious events. Competition will be held in the men’s and women’s 1-meter springboard, 3-meter springboard, 10-meter platform, synchronized 3-meter springboard and synchronized 10-meter platform. The event will be the first competition after the 2012 Olympic Games in London.

WHO: America’s Best Divers
Approximately 125 of the nation’s best divers are coming to the Greensboro Aquatic center from August 14 – 19 to compete for 10 national titles at the AT&T National Diving Championships. Don’t miss this opportunity to see members of the 2012 Olympic Team upon their return from London!

WHEN: August 14 – August 19

Tuesday, August 14th
Event 1 Men’s 1M Semi-final
Event 2 Women’s 1M Semi-final
Event 3 Men’s 1M Final
Event 4 Women’s 1M Final

Wednesday, August 15th
Event 5 Men’s 3M Quarter-final
Event 6 Women’s 10M Quarter-final
Event 7 Men’s 3M Semi-final
Evetn 8 Women’s 10M Semi-final

Thursday, August 16th
Event 9 Women’s 3M Quater-final
Event 10 Men’s 10M Quarter-final
Event 11 Women’s 3M Semi-final
Event 12 Men’s 10M Semi-final

Friday, August 17th
Event 13 Women’s 3M Synchro Prelims
Event 14 Men’s 3M Synchro Prelims
Event 15 Women’s Platform Synchro Prelims
Event 16 Men’s Platform Synchro Prelims

Saturday, August 18th
Event 17 Men’s Platform Synchro Final
Event 18 Women’s 3M Synchro Final
Event 19 Men’s 3M Final
Event 20 Women’s 10M Final

Sunday, August 19th
Event 21 Women’s Platform Synchro Final
Event 22 Men’s 3M Synchro Final
Event 23 Women’s 3M Final
Event 24 Men’s 10M Final

Tickets are available at the Greensboro Aquatic Center Website.

Tickets may be purchased at www.ticketmaster.com, charge-by-phone at 1-800-745-3000, Ticketmaster outlets at participating Wal-Mart locations and the Greensboro Coliseum box office. Daily admission tickets will be sold at the Greensboro Aquatic Center.

All Ticketmaster purchased tickets will be mailed out until 10 days before the start of the event. After that, they are held at Will Call, which may be picked up the day of the event at the GAC box office. Must show ID to pick up tickets.

Ticket prices are as follows:

?All-session ticket: $40
?Daily tickets: $10 (age 6 and under are free)

WHERE: Greensboro Aquatic Center – Greensboro, NC
The brand new Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC) is a state-of-the-art facility featuring leading edge concepts in aquatic design. The GAC is located on the campus of the Greensboro Coliseum Complex, the premier sports and entertainment facility in the Southeast. The aquatic center address is 1921 West Lee Street, Greensboro, NC 27403. The phone number is (336) 315-8498. Visit www.greensboroaquaticcenter.com for more information on the GAC.

HOTELS:
USA Diving & National Travel Systems have secured a room block at the:
Greensboro Doubletree
3030 High Point Road
Greensboro, NC 27403

Room Rate: $99/night plus tax

To reserve a room at this group rate please book your stay with National Travel Systems at http://www.ntssportstravel.com/book/aug12/divingnatls.shtml or call National Travel Systems at 1-888-603-8747.

DIRECTIONS and PARKING:
Please see the “Directions” portion of the Greensboro Aquatic Center website: http://www.greensboroaquaticcenter.com/directions for directions, parking options, and parking maps of the Greensboro Aquatic Center.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Please contact USA Diving’s Mikela Calabrese at 317-237-5255 or mikela.calabrese@usadiving.org if you have any questions or need additional information.


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