Chasing a championship in familiar waters

Starting on Wednesday, Feb. 15, the University of Iowa will be hosting the Big Ten Swimming and Diving Championships for women; a week later, the Big Ten’s male swimmers and divers will compete on the UI campus. Iowa has not hosted the Big Ten championships since 1982, so the Hawkeye swimmers are looking forward to competing for a Big Ten title in their own pool. In anticipation of the Big Ten meet, fyi recentlly covered the Iowa swimmers at their last home dual meet of the season.

More up-to-date information on the event is located at

The event will affect the hours that all three pools are open to the public. A complete schedule of the changes is available at the Recreational Services website: