Velocity Swimming hosts the 2018 Starlight Open at Wenatchee City Pool

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WENATCHEE – Hundreds of swimmers will converge at the 2018 Starlight Open meet, hosted by Velocity Swimming, at the Wenatchee City Pool this weekend.

This is the organization’s second summer home swim meet.  Up to 400 athletes and their families are expected to attend.

“We try to create a festival atmosphere and we have some hot dogs, hamburgers cooking on the grill, we’ve got the shaved ice here, we’ve got swimsuit vendors and goggles and we just try to make it a home event,” said John Pringle, Velocity Swimming Head Coach.

The competitions started today at 2 p.m. The competitions on Saturday and Sunday will start at 9:30 a.m. and end around 7 p.m.