2017 Junior Olympics: Orange County
Session #2 (Girls): July 27th – 30th
Event Website: http://www.usawaterpolo.org/juniorolympics/#
Junior Olympic Qualification Dates
June 10th-11th – 16u Boys (East Bay pools)
June 16th-18th – 12u Girls, 14u Boys & Girls, 18u Boys & Girls (East Bay pools)
June 23th-25th – 12u Boys, 14u Boys, 16u Boys & Girls, 18u Boys & Girls (East Bay pools)
The total cost for the Junior Olympic tournament will be $530 for 14u/16u/18u players and $350 for 12u players. This cost covers athlete’s JO qualification & JO tournament fees, hotel accommodations as well as coach’s travel expenses. The final cost will not be determined until after JO Quals is finished.
Payment Due Dates
Wednesday, May 24th – $200 JO Qualification Deposit (to secure roster spot)
Friday, July. 14th – Final Payment
Coaches will have a car and can help transport athletes to and from team events, however teams will rely on parents to help with transporting athletes to & from games and team events. If necessary, coaches will rent vans in order to transport a large number of athletes. Please note that this will increase the tournament cost slightly.
Session #1 (Boys) from Friday 7/ 21 to Tuesday 7/25
La Quinta Inn John Wayne Airport
1515 South Coast Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
For reservations call or click here:
Session #2 (Girls)
Ramada Inn and Suites Costa Mesa/Newport Beach
1680 Superior Ave
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
To book, call and mention “Santa Cruz Water Polo Club” and the check-in date, July 26, 2017. To get our special rate ($161/night) you must book before June 30, 2017. We only have a limited number of rooms blocked at this rate so call ASAP.
Coach’s Flight Information
Session #1 (Boys)
Fri. July 21st -Southwest Airlines Flight 1331 – Depart San Jose (SJC) at 9:30am, arrive Orange County/Santa Ana (SNA) at 10:50am
Tues. July 25th – Southwest Airlines Flight 1168 – Depart Orange County/Santa Ana (SNA) at 7:10pm, arrive San Jose (SJC) at 8:20pm
Session #2 (Girls)
Wed. July 26th -Southwest Airlines Flight 4023 – Depart San Jose (SJC) at 10:30am, arrive Orange County/Santa Ana (SNA) at 11:50am
Sun. July 30th – Southwest Airlines Flight 34 – Depart Orange County/Santa Ana (SNA) at 7:00pm, arrive San Jose (SJC) at 8:10pm
All athletes participating in the Junior Olympic tournament must have a current USAWP Gold Level membership and be registered with the “Santa Cruz Waxem Polo Club“, Club ID: 30099.