By Sharon Robb
May 21, 2015—South Florida Aquatic Club will be getting in some long course racing over the holiday weekend.
SOFLO is among one of the largest teams in the Gulliver Long Course Summer Invitational.
The three-day meet begins on Friday with timed finals in the girls 800-meter freestyle with 47 swimmers and boys 1500-meter freestyle with 35 swimmers.
Gulliver has the largest team with 129 swimmers. SOFLO has 103 swimmers entered.
SOFLO’s contingent is led by Erika Pelaez, 8, Michael Arias, 12, Kyana Castro, 12, Jonathan Farah, 17, Kathleen Golding, 14, Julien Pinon, 16, and Rafael Rodriguez, 13.
IF YOU GO
What: Gulliver Long Course Summer Invitational
Schedule: Friday, Timed finals, 4:30 p.m.; Saturday, Session 1, 9 a.m., Session 2, 2 p.m.; Sunday, Session 3, 10 a.m., Session 4, 3 p.m.
Where: Gulliver Prep School, 6575 SW 88th Street, Miami
Admission: $3 per session, heat sheets $3. For information call 305-666-7937, ext. 1552.
Sharon Robb can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org