Swimming & Diving National Championship

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Event Name:

NAIA Swimming & Diving National Championship

Seeking Site For:

2022 & 2024

Bid Deadline:

September 1, 2020

Rights Fee:


Time of Year:

March 2-5, 2022; March 6-9, 2024

Days of the Week:

Wednesday - Saturday

Number of Teams:

26-28 (Men's and Women's)

Estimated Number
of Participants & Fans:

450 athletes
900 fans

Facility Requirements:

Starting Depth = no less than 4ft

Number of lanes = 8 lanes preferred, 6-foot [1.83m] lanes

Standard length = 75ft, 1in; 25m, 2.54cm; or 50m, 2.54cm

Diving Boards = 1m and 3m

Practice/Warm-Up & Diving Pool Required

Hotel Requirements:

Banquet Room and Meeting Rooms

Average Length of Stay:

4-5 nights

Room Block Needed:

No fewer than 200 rooms

Room Rate:

The price range is $90-$115, regardless of room occupancy

Hotel Pre-Registration:

Participants will be responsible for making reservations and paying for rooms directly with the hotel


Nick Morris, Championships Event Manager
(816) 595-8122

Event History:

2015-18: Columbus Aquatic Center, Columbus, Ga.
2012-14: Oklahoma City Community College, Oklahoma City, Okla.
2009-11: St. Peters Rec-Plex, Lindenwood University, Mo.
2007-08: Palo Alto Natatorium, San Antonio Convention & Visitors Beareau, San Antonio, Texas
2005-06: St. Peters Rec-Plex, Lindenwood University, Mo.
2003-04: Lawrence Indoor Aquatics Center, Lawrence, Kan.
1999-02: Simon Fraser Aquatics Center, Simon Fraser University, B.C.