The WPI Facility
Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) Sports and Recreation Center, host of the Bay State Conference Championships, New England Senior Championships, MIAA Boys North & Central/South Championships, America East Conference Championships, and the NEWMAC Championships.
- Ten-lane SCM competition course with five additional lanes of warm-up/warm-down.
- Electronic timing and LED scoreboard.
- Vast deck space for 500 swimmers. Spectator seating for over 400 persons.
- Free parking in Worcester's first green rooftop parking garage, just meters from the pool.
|WPI Parking Garage (500-car capacity) - 153 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609|
Additional street parking is available on Institute Road, Salisbury Street, and their off streets.
|GPS address- 153 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609. (Click image to enlarge.)|
From the East:- Take Mass. Turnpike (I-90) to Exit 11A (I-495). Proceed north to exit 25B (I-290), then west into Worcester. Take Exit 18 (Lincoln Sq., Rte. 9), turn right at end of ramp, then an immediate right before next traffic light. At next light, proceed straight through, bearing to the right on Salisbury St. Turn left at the first entrance after the hill. Proceed straight towards the parking garage on the right.
From the North:- Take I-495 south to I-290. Follow directions from east.
From the South and West:- Take Mass. Turnpike (I-90) to Exit 10 (Auburn). Proceed east on I-290 into Worcester. Take Exit 17 (Lincoln Sq., Rte. 9), turn left at end of ramp, follow Rte. 9 west through Lincoln Sq., straight onto Highland St., then right at light onto Park Ave. Proceed through first light, then turn right at the first entrance. Take first right, then proceed to the entrance of the parking garage.
Parking garage with rooftop field and Sports and Recreation Center (31 on map)-http://www.wpi.edu/Images/CMS/University-About/WPI_2-D_Map_2014__web.pdf
Courtyard Marriott - 0.5 mile - $159/night
72 Grove Street
Worcester, MA 01605http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/boswr-courtyard-worcester/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2
Reservation Number: 508-363-0300
Code Name: Masters Swim
Cut-off Date: November 8
The City of Worcester is located 50 miles west of Boston and 40 miles north of Providence, RI. It is easily accessible from Boston via the MBTA commuter rail (South Station, Back Bay and Yawkey Stations) or via train with Amtrak from South Station.
Worcester Regional Airport has flights operated from JetBlue Airlines and public transportation can also be used from Logan International Airport in Boston to get to Worcester.
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