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Nov 20, 2014 - FRIDAY/SATURDAY PRACTICE + THANKSGIVING WEEK SCHEDULE
Friday & Saturday Friday - AM practice only . No Friday PM at either pools, No Saturday practice Next week - THANKSGIVING WEEK! GT Bray - Normal practice schedule Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday...
Nov 18, 2014 - High School Swim Season a Success for our Tsunami Swimmers
High School Swim Season a Success for our Tsunami Swimmers High School Swimming concluded its State Championship Series with the 1A and 2A Division meets on Saturday Nov. 15, and Friday Nov. 14, respe...
Nov 5, 2014 - HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES-WEEK 2
HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS - Week 2 1A & 2A District Championships 2 A Districts were held at Avon Park HS on Tuesday, Oct. 25. Local High Schools which compete in the 2A Division are Bayshore HS, Boo...
Nov 5, 2014 - RECAP OF CCS 2014 FALL MEET # 2
TSUNAMI SWIMMERS CREATES WAVES IN CHARLOTTE Of the 38 swimmers participating for the Tsunami Swim team, 31 swam 1 or more best times for a team percentage of 82%. Way to go Tsunami Congratulations t...
Nov 3, 2014 - NOVEMBER BIRTHDAYS & OCTOBER ATTENDANCE AWARDS
NOVEMBER BIRTHDAYS & OCTOBER ATTENDANCE AWARDS November Birthdays 5 Jerry Richardson, 11 6 Taylor Schwenk, 7 7 Gabrielle Langlois, 15 8 Taltos Fuszfas, ...
Oct 30, 2014 - HS CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES & MORE
First a correction from our recap of the Tampa Nike Classic Meet. We left out a new FLAGS qualifier, Gavin Putnal, 11 years old, made his cuts for the first time in this age. He made his new standar...
Oct 23, 2014 - SAYING GOODBYE TO A FRIEND
On Monday, Oct. 20 an icon and legend passed from our midst. I am not talking about a clothing designer, rather a world renowned and world leading swim coach. Coach Peter Daland, 93 yrs. old, died a...
Oct 23, 2014 - TAMPA NIKE CLASSIC RESULTS
TSUNAMI WINS TEAM TITLE AT THE NIKE TAMPA CLASSIC Of the 51 swimmers participating for the Tsunami Swim team, 46 swam 1 or more best times for a team percentage of 90%. Way to go Tsunami There were ...
Oct 13, 2014 - TRI COUNTY RESULTS
Congratulations to our high school Tsunami swimmers who participated in the Tri-County Championships on Saturday, Oct. 11. We had 23 Tsunami swimmers in the meet that featured nearly 420 swimmers repr...
Oct 9, 2014 - TROPICAL SPLASH OPEN WATER RESULTS
Results from Tropical Splash 1K 13 - 14 yr. old boys had a 1-2-3 finish with Xander Gardner, Hunter Reynolds & Wesley Bokelmann 15 - 16 yr. old boys first place goes to Connor Valenti Overall Female A...
Oct 1, 2014 - OCTOBER BIRTHDAYS & SEPTEMBER ATTENDANCE AWARDS
October Birthdays 1 Itzel Chavez, 7; Addison Miller, 6; Chase Taylor, 13 2 Tori Holcomb, 13 6 Nikki Mattheys, 13 15 Naomi Chance, 13; Margaret V...
Sep 22, 2014 - OLYMPIC TRIAL QUALIFYING TIMES ARE OUT
I have been watching the Olympics since 1964 and focused on our own Olympic trials since 1972. I have attended every Olympic Trials from 1980 - 2008. I do plan to be coaching at this next Olympic Tr...
Sep 22, 2014 - MUST READ ARTICLE LISTED INSIDE
Use the link below and read about a swimmer named Taylor, not from our team but inspirational none the less, and then share it with your children. Next time one of our kids feels things are too tough...
Sep 20, 2014 - RECAP OF FGCU SATURDAY AT THE RACES
Last weekend, 49 of our Tsunami swimmers traveled to Ft.Myers to compete in the Fall Saturday Races hosted by GCST. We welcomed our newest swimmers Eden Boback (10) and Liza Strong (8) in their debut...
Sep 12, 2014 - RECAP OF CCS FALL MEET
RECAP OF CCS MEET For a first meet of the season and just getting back into shape we had an unbelievable meet, AGAIN. First, congratulations to the following swimmers who debuted in their first offici...
Sep 5, 2014 - THE DAY HAS ARRIVED
We will be having Saturday practice, September 6, at Arlington park! Same schedule as last week. senior and junior elite are 7:00. Juniors 8:30. Stroke, Blue and silver are 9:30. any questions please ...
Aug 29, 2014 - Saturday and Monday practice
Keyboards Saturday and Monday practice schedule will be a normal Saturday schedule. There is no Monday afternoon practice or practice at GT Bray due to the holiday. It looks like our first official pr...
Aug 11, 2014 - JUNIOR NATIONAL AND ZONE ALL STAR RECAP
Junior Nationals TC Smith made his first Junior National qualifying times this summer, just a short 2 ...
Aug 9, 2014 - 2014 SUMMER AREA CHAMPS RECAP
The Area 3/5 Championships one definitely one for the books, a meet for us to remember for a long time to come. The basics were the following, 63 of the 65 swimmers in the competition had at least on...
Jul 31, 2014 - JR. NATIONAL & ZONE ALL STAR RESULTS
TC Smith competed on Wednesday in his first event ever at the USA Swimming Jr. Nationals. The competition is being held in Irvine, CA and has brought together the 1200 fastest swimmers 18 yrs. and y...
Jul 27, 2014 - OBER & SMITH OFF TO CHAMPIONSHIP MEETS!
TC Smith, 15 yr., will be flying off to Irvine, CA to compete in the 2014 USA Long Course Junior Nationals. The fastest meet for swimmers 18 yrs. and younger in the world. TC will be competing in th...
Jul 27, 2014 - 2014-15 School Year Practice Schedule Posted
There are some slight changes in the upcoming school year schedule. GT Bray, we can only use the water time as before from 5:00 - 6:30 since there are also several HS teams practicing. Senior & Junio...
Jul 27, 2014 - PRACTICE CANCELED AT BOTH POOLS-FRI/SAT
Due to the Area Championships being held in St. Petersburg on Friday & Saturday the practices will be canceled at both pools. Aug. 4 is off for the youth team, Masters will swim that morning. Tuesday...
Jul 24, 2014 - FLAGS FINALE
The water has stilled in the O'Connell Aquatic Center on the campus of UF in Gainesville however the results and the triumphs speak for themselves. We are very proud of the performances of our swimmer...
Jul 24, 2014 - Saturday Practice Schedule - July 26
This is our final summer Saturday practice. The following Saturday is the Area Championships and after that for the next few weeks we will be taking Saturday's off. GT Bray - 8:45 - 11:00 am; GT Br...
Jul 19, 2014 - A NIGHT TO REMEMBER - SUMMER FLAGS 2014
A NIGHT TO REMEMBER ? SUMMER FLAGS 2014 First two days of FLAGS are behind us, two more days to go. A quick recap to this point. Heaven Bazo, 12 yrs., won the 100 m. breaststroke event. Ryley Obe...
Jul 16, 2014 - SOUTHERN ZONE SOUTHERN SECTIONAL RE CAP
SOUTHERN ZONE SOUTHERN SECTIONAL RE CAP In a meet that sported more than a dozen Olympians, including several gold medalists our small band of swimmers represented themselves and our team with the hig...
Jul 14, 2014 - AUG BREAK SCHEDULE FOR ALL GROUPS-FIRST 2 WEEKS OF AUGUST
AUGUST BREAK SCHEDULE While most teams around the country close for one to three weeks at the end of the summer we have always believed this could be one of the best times to take step back and focus ...
Jul 14, 2014 - PRACTICE SCHEDULE FOR WEEK OF JULY 14-LOOK AT CHANGES
Due to the FLAGS Championships this weekend there will some changes to the practice schedule later this week. Saturday, July 19th - no practice for any groups at either pool Friday, July 18th - no aft...
Jul 10, 2014 - TC SMITH QUALIFIES FOR JUNIOR NATIONAL!
TC became the first Tsunami swimmer to qualify for the summer junior nationals. Swimming the 800 meter freestyle he went a best time of 8:24.36. This was a 9 second drop from his previous best time. T...
Jun 18, 2014 - Practice canceled
Practice canceled at both pools due to weather.
Jun 15, 2014 - TSUNAMI'S TO ATTEND SIESTA KEY RUN
We would like to gather a group of Tsunami Swimmers to participate in the Siesta Key Beach Run this Tuesday, June 17th beginning at 6:30 p.m. Wear your Tsunami shirt and enjoy this great family a...
Apr 1, 2014 - RECAP - 2014 sc FLAGS
Mar 26, 2014 - 6 Health Tips for National Nutrition Month
6 Health Tips for National Nutrition Month 3/19/2014 Chris Rosenbloom, PhD, RD, CSSD March is National Nutrition Month, and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics posted 14 health tips for 2014 ( ht...
Mar 11, 2014 - Karl Hegwein Named Collegiate All American
Nice article posted on the web about Karl Hegwein. http://preps.heraldtribune. com/2014/03/11/hegwein-earns- naia-american-status/ Karl just completed his freshman year swimming at SCAD [Savannah Col...
Feb 24, 2014 - JACE & MATTIE MAKE FLAGS!
Jace Hay-Birkett, 10 yr., was on a mission on Saturday as he swam his 50 yd. breaststroke, winning the event, dropping nearly 3 seconds and making his first ever FLAGS cut. He quickly followed that u...
Feb 4, 2014 - pool moving day
we will begin at the Bots & Girls Club on Monday, February 10th.
Dec 30, 2013 - Dec. CAT Meet Recap
KAYLIN W. AND ANNA F. MAKE FIRST FLAGS CUTS Two more swimmers while competing at the 2014 Jingle Bell Meet at the Long Center in Clearwater made their first cuts ever for FLAGS. Kaylin Weiskopf stuck...
Dec 27, 2013 - Article about our Team and our future in Bradenton Herald
You can read the article on our bid to program the Manatee County pool called John Marble on SR 70 and Lockwood Ridge Rd. The article ran on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013. http://www.bradenton.com/2013/12/26...
Dec 18, 2013 - MASTERS DECEMBER NEWSLETTER
December 2013 Masters Newsletter Hey everyone! It is time to renew your USMS membership. (just what you want-another expenditure during the holidays.). Click here: http://www.usms.org/reg/members/re...
Dec 6, 2013 - NEW FLAG CUTS!
At our annual meeting Oct. 3rd Florida Swimming decided to change the set up for the FLAGS meet to enhance the participation of 11 & 13 yr. olds. Like most of the rest of the world it was decided to ...
Nov 24, 2013 - MASTERS NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER
Sarasota Tsunami Masters Swim Team November 2013 Newsletter Meet Results: The Tampa Metro SCY Swim Meet was held October 19th at Tampa University. Edna Gordon (W-87) 50 Free 55.68, 2...
Nov 4, 2013 - PUTNAL & KALAMAN NEWEST FLAG QUALIFIERS
Friday Night At The Races Gavin Putnal , 10 yrs, and Andrew Kalaman , 12 yrs, became our 24th and 25th FLAGS Qualifiers this year. Last short course season we had 11 qualifiers, long course there we...
Oct 28, 2013 - HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS - WEEK 1
HIGH SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIPS - WEEK 1 The first week of the High School Swimming Championship series saw our swimmers in 1A and 2A schools swimming in their District Championships. The Championships is ...
Oct 27, 2013 - HALLOWEEN MEET RECAP - MARGARET V GETS FLAGS CUTS
Qualifying for her first ever FLAGS event, Margaret Videnka , 10 yrs., dropped 9 full seconds to make the qualifying time in the 100 breast event. Joining Margaret with new events were Heaven Bazo ...
Oct 7, 2013 - REPASSY, SMITH AND WALKER WIN OPEN WATER RACES
Saturday October 5th was the Tropical Splash, a Open Water competition held in the Gulf and put on by the local YMCA Masters team. Two of our younger swimmer participating, Jared Repassy won the 11...
Oct 7, 2013 - NORA MURPHY QUALIFIES FOR FLAGS! CCS MEET RECAP
NORA MURPHY - NEWEST FLAGS QUALIFIER! Perseverance and Persistence pays off every time. Nora, 12 yrs., had been working for this moment for the past year. She has come close many times but on this s...
Aug 29, 2013 - ON AIR SPOT ABOUT BRADEN RIVER HS SWIM TEAM LOSING POOL!
www.baynews9.com/content/news/baynews9/sports/article.html/content/news/articles/bhsn/2013/8/28/the_pirates_head_coa.html Copy and paste this URL to see a spot that ran Aug. 28, 2013 about the closure...
Aug 22, 2013 - GREAT READ ON WHAT PARENTS SHOULD SAY TO THEIR STUDENT/ATHLETE
http://growingleaders.com/blog/what-parents-should-say-as-their-kids-perform/ Copy and paste the above URL to go to a great article on helping your young athlete with the words you say.
Aug 21, 2013 - Masters August Newsletter
Dog Days of Summer Master Meet August 3-4, 2013 - The Long Center, Clearwater What a fun meet! There were only 65 swimmers because they sandwiched the meet between National Senior Games and USMS...
Aug 4, 2013 - AREA 3/5 MID MEET REPORT****
Full recap after the meet but on the first full day of swimming the Tsunami's added four new FLAGS qualifiers, Gia LoPatinsky , Lizzy Voronina , Tori Holcomb and Ryan Opitz . Adding new meet eve...
Jun 29, 2013 - GABBY L. QUALIFIES FOR FLAGS, TSUNAMI'S MAKING WAVES
Gabby Langlois, 13 yrs., made her first QT in her new age group for FLAGS [Florida Age Group Championships] making her our 16th qualifier so far this summer. Last spring the Tsunami's had 11 qualifie...
Jun 20, 2013 - MASTERS JUNE NEWSLETTER
Jun 20, 2013 - FOUR MORE SWIMMERS QUALIFY FOR FLAGS!
In our last four meets, Shark Memorial Meet [long course], Tampa Bay Classic [long course] CCS Summer Series [short course] and Gulf Coast Invitational [Long course] the Tsunami have had five more s...
Jun 3, 2013 - MASTERS MAY NEWSLETTER
Sarasota Tsunami Masters Swim Team May Newsletter Catch the Wave: Good luck to all who have entered the Pan Am Games Swim Meet. Make sure you see Coach Ira if you need a team T-Shi...
May 19, 2013 - TWO NEW FLAGS QUALIFIERS!
Michelle Narvaez and Xander Gardner, both 11 yrs. old, qualified for the summer FLAGS [Florida Age Group] Championships to be held in Gainesville. Michelle, inching closer each meet, made her cut in ...
May 6, 2013 - Ben Miller Makes First FLAGS Cuts
The CCS Spring Series Meet # 2 was a typical beautiful day in Punta Gorda, enjoying the warmth and hospitality they are known for. Several swimmers from all of the pools and groups traveled down to p...
Apr 20, 2013 - SRQ Tsunami Elite Team
Tsunami Elite Team The Sarasota Swim Academy & SRQ Tsunami Swim Team began in early 2010, a new program starting with one swimmer. Over the course of the next three years various programs and groups ...
Mar 29, 2013 - Area 3/5 Championships Recap
Mar 15, 2013 - Tsunami Swimmers Go All Star
Four Tsunami swimmers qualified to compete for Florida Swimming at the 2013 All Star meet held at INdian River State College next month. From their stellar performances at the FLAGS Champs last week, ...
Mar 15, 2013 - Karl Hegwein To Compete At Nationals
Karl will be competing in back, breast and IM at the 2013 NCSA Junior Nationals in Orlando March 15&16. The meet is considered the fastest competition for 18 yr olds and younger in the world. Go Karl,...
Mar 12, 2013 - FLAGS FINAL RESULTS
FLAGS FINAL RESULTS The racing is over, the water has settled, the results are in. While by far not the largest or even one of the larger teams, the Tsunamis sti...
Mar 9, 2013 - JILLIAN SANTIAGO WINS AT FLAGS & MORE!
The 2013 FLAGS Swimming Championships are underway at the Selby pool in Sarasota. Almost 1000 competitors from Florida Swimming are here representing more than 60 swim clubs. The Sarasota Tsunami ar...