'Cool in the Pool' swim meet set for Wednesday

Tuesday, July 30, 2013

A "fun meet" is scheduled for Wednesday for young people ages 5-18 who might be interested in competitive swimming.

The Wilson Recreation & Parks Department is teaming with the Barracuda Swim Team to hold the Cool in the Pool swim meet at the Recreation Park Pool, Wilson Recreation Center, Sunset Avenue.

The warmup begins at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, with the meet beginning at 6 p.m. Swimmers will compete in age divisions in freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke. Swimmers may enter three events for no charge.

People can register ahead of time for the events. Call Head Coach Tera Christmas, 252-399-2269, for more information.