Time: February 17, 2017 to February 18, 2017
Location: Takoma Aquatic Center
Street: 300 Van Buren St., NW
City/Town: Washington, D.C
Website or Map: http://dpr.dc.gov/node/540292
Phone: (202) 671-1289
Event Type: swim, meet, fun, competition
Organized By: Rob Green
Latest Activity: Jan 14, 2017
(Washington, DC) The DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) will host the30th Annual Black History Invitational Swim Meet (BHISM) to be held from Friday, February 12 through Sunday, February 14, 2016, at DPR's Takoma Aquatic Center located at 300 Van Buren Street, NW. Takoma will close at noon on Thursday, February 12 in order to prepare for the BHISM, and will reopen to the public on Tuesday, February 16, 2016.
This year marks the largest contingent of the events history with more than 1,000 youth from 25 teams participating from the District of Columbia, the island of St. Lucia and 8 states including: Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia; in this three-day, highly competitive, national swim meet.