1. The 2014 BAR Members Only Frag Swap is today!

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Bay Area Reefers | BAR

The #1 site for all coral reef enthusiasts of the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)


We're excited to announce BAR's biggest event of the year, the annual Regional Frag Swap. – OCTOBER 20, 2018

This frag swap is open to everyone, in fact we will be encouraging people from throughout California to come swap frags.
  • Room Number: Room 722
  • Chabot College in Hayward, CA
  • Park in lot G (Which is the closest to Building 700)
  • Remember to bring $2 in change for parking
  • 10:30am Shopping Starts / Vendors Ready
  • 11:00am - 12:00pm Register for the Frag Swap (Get your picking Letter)
  • 12:30pm Start Frag Swap
  • Bring at least 3 different coral frags in their own clear plastic containers with lids.
  • Must be labeled with your username AND coral name AND lights used. You cannot swap if it doesn’t have this information.
  • We will be checking for unlabeled, mislabeled, sick, or dead coral.
  • Pre-registration is $20
  • Registration is $30 at the door.
  • Send money to the club's paypal account at paypal@bareefers.org.
  • FREE for Spectators
  • The following corals cannot be used in frag swapping.
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[​IMG]Food / Drinks
  • Food and drinks will be sold at the event
Bonus Rounds
  • The bonus rounds are optional and consist of the first picking round of the swap.
  • Once you're done with the bonus round, you continue the regular swap.
  • If you want to do the bonus rounds, you need to bring at least 3 bonus...