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Sep 18, 2014 - updated practice schedule for this weekend (09/20 - 09/21)
All the practices this weekend will be at Mercer: 09/20(Saturday): Morays/Senior: 6:45am - 8:15am; Waves: 6:45am - 8:00am 09/21(Sunday): Frost: 8:00am - 9:15am; Cubes: 8:00am - 9:30am
Sep 13, 2014 - DMET Meet Registration Deadline 9/21/14
The deadline to sign-up your swimmer(s) for DMET meet (Oct 18-19 at Davenport) is 9/21/14. Please check "events" for meet information. The coaches recommend this meet for returning swimmers. New Fros...
Sep 8, 2014 - LMST Fall Inv Registration Deadline 9/10/14
The deadline to sign-up your swimmer(s) for LMST meet is 9/10/14. Please check "events" for meet information. The coaches recommend this meet for returning Frost, Cubes, and Waves swimmers. New Frost ...
Jul 9, 2014 - HY-VEE FUNDRAISING COUPON BOOKS (orders due July 16th)
This will be the last HY-Vee Coupon Book order placed during the long-course season to help you pay your long-course fundraising dues. Order form is here: http://iceels.org/documents/fundraising/hy-v...
Jun 30, 2014 - Monday 6/30 AM Practice @ mercer
Waves & Frost = head to Mercer Park (weather issues at CP)
Jun 30, 2014 - Monday 6/30 AM Practice @ mercer
Waves & Frost = head to Mercer Park (weather issues at CP)
Jun 30, 2014 - Practice Tonight 6/30
ICE practices are postponed until the tornado watch expires .
Jun 12, 2014 - Swim-a-Thon
ICE?s Annual Swim-A-Thon! What: ICE's BIGGEST FUNDRAISER!!! Who : Our amazing swimmers and their family's are asked to participate Where: Mercer Park Aquatic Center When: June 18th, 2014 Frost Gro...
May 30, 2014 - "Practice meet night" on June 4 for Frost swimmers
Frost swimmers will practice starts, turns, and swims under the watchful eyes of our Officials. This is a great way for our newest swimmers to get ready for the Mercer Invitational swim meet. Both Fr...
May 26, 2014 - HY-VEE FUNDRAISING COUPON BOOKS (orders due June 7th)
This will be the second of three HY-Vee Coupon Book orders placed during the long-course season to help you pay your long-course fundraising dues. Order form is here: http://iceels.org/documents/fu...
May 14, 2014 - Practice update for 5/16 & 5/17
Due to the upcoming swim meets and UI graduation (Congrats to Coach Lily) we are making the following changes for workouts. 1. Friday (5/16) Coralville = All Frost 6:20 to 7:20PM Mercer = 4:45 to ...
May 8, 2014 - Warmup Information - CRAA Pentathalon 5/10
Due to the size of the Pentathalon warmups will be split. ICE will warm up 8:15-8:45am. Competition will begin at 9:30am. Access to the pool deck begins at 7:30am. Please be on deck at 8am.
May 7, 2014 - Cubes Practice Cancelled 5/7
Due to the pump breaking at the Coralville rec center, Cubes practice is going to be cancelled tonight (Wednesday 5/7).
May 1, 2014 - Practice Schedule Friday May 2
Practice Schedule Friday 5/2 Frost (1&2): Coralville Rec. (6:30 to 7:30PM). Cubes : Mercer Park (5:45 to 7PM) LCM Waves : Mercer Park (5:45 to 7:30PM) LCM Morays & Senior : Mercer Park (6 to 8:15PM ...
Apr 29, 2014 - Practice Tonight (Tues, 4/29)
ICE Swimmers & Parents: We will be running practice at the following times for our training groups on Tuesday 4/29/14: Cubes @ Coralville Rec. (6:15 to 7:30PM) Waves @ Mercer Park (6:30 to 8:30PM...
Apr 7, 2014 - Hy-vee Coupon books fundraising
This will be the first of three HY-Vee Coupon Book orders placed during the long-course fundraising season to help you pay your long-course fundraising dues. Order form is here: http://iceels.org/d...
Feb 16, 2014 - Practice schedule brginning 2/17
Feb 12, 2014 - End of Season & Interim Practice Schedules
Beginning next week, practice groups will be based upon AGE and which Championship meet each swimmer is attending. All of these practices may be found on the ICE Activities calendar as well as on ea...
Jan 26, 2014 - HY-VEE FUNDRAISING COUPON BOOKS (orders due Feb 5th)
This will be the last of three HY-Vee Coupon Book orders placed during the short-course fundraising season to help you pay your short-course fundraising dues. Order form is here: http://iceels.org/do...
Jan 6, 2014 - Tuesday Practice, 1/7
Since school is cancelled tomorrow, the HS meet at Mercer has been cancelled. We are going to run normal Tuesday practices at Mercer. Frost 1 - 6:15-7:15pm at Mercer Waves - 6:45 - 8:45pm (dryland) a...
Dec 23, 2013 - Storm Cannot Stop Swim Competition
Although there was a big storm on Saturday night, some ICE swimmers still achieved their personal best times at BLAST Holiday Classic swim meet at Cedar Falls on Dec 20-22. Check Patch.com for mor...
Dec 19, 2013 - Friday Practice (12/20)
Due to the Blast meet and Coach Don being gone, the Cubes group will be cancelled on Friday (12/20). All other groups will remain unchanged. Cubes will have practice on Sat. from 8:15 to 9:30AM
Dec 19, 2013 - Holiday Practice Schedule
IOWA CITY EELS ? HOLIDAY BREAK SCHEDULE 2013/2014 December 2013 12/20 = NO CUBES (Due to the BLAST meet) 12/21 = All Sat. AM groups 1 hour early (Due to the City High Invitational) 12/23 = Morays & Se...
Dec 2, 2013 - Personalized Swim Caps
ICE personalized silicone swim caps are now available for order. Caps are $13 each with a minimum order of 2 caps per name. Please fill out and leave this order form , along with your check, in the ...
Dec 1, 2013 - HY-VEE FUNDRAISING COUPON BOOKS (orders due Dec 11th)
This will be the second of three HY-Vee Coupon Book orders placed during the short-course fundraising season to help you pay your short-course fundraising dues. Order form is here: http://iceels.org/...
Nov 22, 2013 - ICE Swimmers Made Splash Last Weekend
A number of ICE (Iowa City Eels) Swim Club swimmers attended Harvest Q- swim meet November 16th & 17th hosted by CRAA at COE College in Cedar Rapids. John Li, Bill Chen, Meirav Flatte, and Yangtian...
Nov 21, 2013 - Upcoming Practice Changes and Deadlines
Upcoming Practice Changes Sat Nov. 23rd: early Sat. schedule (due to UI Home FB game) Morays, Senior, Waves, Masters - 7AM start / Cubes - 8:15AM start Tues Nov. 26th Frost 1&2 6:15-7:15 @ MPAC, Mo...
Nov 12, 2013 - Practice Changes This Week(end)
Hello- we have to modify some workouts for the next few days due to multiple meets going on this weekend. Wed. (11/13/13) = Normal workouts both sites (but NO DRYLAND CIRCUIT FOR MORAYS / SENIOR). Mo...
Nov 7, 2013 - Iowa Girls High School State Swimming & Diving Championships
The Iowa Girls 2013 High School State Swimming and Diving Championships is this weekend. Diving will begin at 4pm on Friday November 8th. Swimming will begin at 12 noon on Saturday November 9th. The ...
Nov 5, 2013 - Coach Don's office hours this week
Coach Don's office hours this week will be on Thursday (11/7/13) from 1 to 3PM (due to a medical appointment today). Sorry for the late notice. - DPS
Oct 24, 2013 - Upcoming Dates & Deadlines
10/26 (Sat) - All scheduled groups will begin 1 hour early (Hawkeye's kick off at 11am) 11/2 (Sat) - All scheduled groups will begin 1 hour early (Hawkeye's kick off at 11am) 11/3 (Sun) - Deadline ...
Oct 21, 2013 - Team Suits
Check out the Splash Multisport website for our new Speedo 2014 ICE Team Suits! We are offering both a print and a solid option for this year. If you place an order by November 4th, the suits should...
Oct 17, 2013 - "Practice Meet Night" on Nov 11, Monday
Frost swimmers will practice starts, turns, and swims under the watchful eyes of our Officials. This is a great way to get ready for our newest swimmers to get ready for their first swim meet. Both F...
Oct 17, 2013 - Upcoming Dates and Deadlines
October 17 (Thurs): No PM Practice at Mercer. Waves and Frost 1 are cancelled. October 19 (Sat): All scheduled groups will begin at 8am. Entries for DMSF Fall Invite due. October 19-20: DMET F...
Oct 8, 2013 - Upcoming Dates and Deadlines
October 8 (Tues): No PM Practice at Mercer. Waves and Frost 1 are cancelled. October 9 (Wed): Parents Meeting at Mercer 6:15. Cubes practice moved to Mercer 7-8:15pm October 11(Fri): Entries due f...
Oct 3, 2013 - HY-VEE FUNDRAISING COUPON BOOKS (orders due Oct 16th)
This will be the first of three HY-Vee Coupon Book orders placed during the short-course fundraising season to help you pay your short-course fundraising dues. Order form is here: http://iceels.org...
Aug 20, 2013 - Pre-Season Workouts
Pre-Season Schedule These workouts are available to all ICE athletes that were members during the Long Course season and who plan on continuing with ICE for the upcoming short course season. Frost: ...
Jul 10, 2013 - Practice schedule from 7/12 through the remainder of the Long Course Season
Fri. (7/12): Sectionals (Senior) = 6:30 to 8AM @CP, move Waves to CP @ 7:15AM NO Senior & Waves PM workouts (Jetter is getting married / BLAST meet). Sat. (7/13) We will try to swim at City Park...
Jul 4, 2013 - Practice schedule on July 4, 5 and 6
July 4th (TH): NO PRACTICE ALL GROUPS / ENJOY THE USA & THE 4TH! July 5th (FRI.): NO AM PRACTICE ALL GROUPS Morays & Senior (4 to 6:30PM @ MP = Dryland and Swim), ...
Jun 26, 2013 - Swim Official Clinic (July 6th)
Officiating (including officiating on deck and computer operating) is one of the few volunteer jobs that requires ongoing training as well as a formal commitment to a code of ethics. The first step i...
Jun 3, 2013 - Practice meet for Frost swimmers on June 5
Frost 1 & Frost 2 swimmers will practice starts, turns, and swims under the watchful eyes of our Officials. This is a great way to get ready for our own Mercer Invitational . All Frost swimmers wil...
May 20, 2013 - Swim-a-Thon is June 25th, 2013
ICE Annual Swim-A-Thon 5:30 PM on June 25th, 2013 City Park Outdoor Pool It's time to SWIM-A-TON for our annual Swim-A-Thon, ICE's biggest fundraiser! We use this money for ongoing operation costs suc...
Apr 1, 2013 - Information, Dates & Deadlines
Upcoming Dates & Deadlines April 1 : first day of practice - welcome back! April 5: deadline to enter the Lane4 SwimPink A+ meet (6/21-6/23). Swimmers must meet the qualifying times posted in the i...
Mar 16, 2013 - Spring Schedule
WEEK OF MARCH 25th Stroke Clinic starts & other groups are optional Masters = M,W,F,S Mon. - MPAC: 4:45 to 6PM (Cubes), 5 to 6:30PM (Waves), 6:30 to 8PM (Morays / Senior), 6 to 7 PM (Stroke Clinic) ...
Feb 20, 2013 - February Board Meeting
The February ICE Board Meeting will be Monday Feb. 25 @ 6:30pm in the P&G room. All Club members are welcome to attend.
Feb 20, 2013 - 13/14 & Senior Champs Venue Change
ATTENTION ICE SWIMMERS participating in the 13/14 & Senior ISI Short Course Championships this weekend: The meet has been moved to the Univ. of Iowa Field House Pool due to a broken glass plate at t...
Feb 1, 2013 - Practice on Saturday 2/2
Hello: we will need to move our normal Saturday AM workout times up this weekend due to the IHSAA Boys Regionals Swim Meet taking place @ Mercer Park pool. We need to be out of the deep end by 9AM so ...
Jan 30, 2013 - Practice Cancelled 1/30/13
Practice is cancelled tonight (1/30) due to the weather for all practice groups and practice sites. If you have to be out, drive safely. We will see Thursday. Adam Osweiler
Jan 24, 2013 - Meet Committee will meet on Mon Jan 28, 6:30pm
The meet committee will meet on Monday January 28th at 6:30pm at Mercer in the P&G room. All club members are welcome to attend. We will review planning for the 12&U Championships in February, set up ...
Jan 23, 2013 - HyVee Coupon Book Fundraiser
If you shop at HyVee, HyVee coupon books are a great way to meet your fundraising obligations. Orders are due in the dropbox at Mercer on February 6th. Each book costs $5, $4 of which is credited to...
Dec 14, 2012 - Winter Holiday Break Schedule
Start Winter Break Schedule @ Mercer Park (until Jan. 7th) - there won't be practice offered at Coralville beginning Dec. 17th. 12/17 = Morays & Senior 6:15 to 8:45 PM (Dryland) / Waves: 6:30 to 8...
Dec 7, 2012 - HyVee Coupon Books Fundraising Opportunity
If you shop at HyVee, HyVee coupon books are a great way to meet your fundraising obligations. Orders are due in the dropbox at Mercer on December 17th. Each book costs $5, $4 of which is credited to...
Nov 13, 2012 - Team Suits
Team suits are now available for purchase along with equipment, and bags through Splash Multisport online at splashmulti.com .. Go to the Splash sponsored teams to find ICE. Splash does give us a gen...
Oct 31, 2012 - Picture Night - November 12th
ICE picture night is Monday, November 12th. All club members are invited to Mercer. There will not be practice. Optional individual photos are available and following those, we will take group pict...
Oct 24, 2012 - ICE Updates
Meet Sign up Available: The CRAA Harvest Meet in November, the BLAST Holiday Classic in December, the BLAST Winter Invite in January and the DASH Valentines Classic are all available for signup on th...
Oct 12, 2012 - Meet an Olympian
******This event has been postponed due to a scheduling conflict with Megan Jendrick. ****** If there are any questions please contact Coach Spellman ICE swimmers are...
Oct 5, 2012 - Shorts Burgers ICE Fundraiser Nov 7
Shorts Burgers Eastside has reserved Wednesday November 7 th from 5:00-10:00 p.m. for 15% of all revenue to go to ICE. Mark your calendars and let us give Shorts our business to benefit ICE. What a...
Sep 30, 2012 - Fall Registration Reminder
Hello ICE Families, If you haven't yet registered for the Short Course season, please take time to do so. If you have any questions, please talk to Coach Adam or Coach Don. Hope your swimmers are en...
Sep 30, 2012 - New Parent Orientation Night
Hello New ICE Families You are all invited to our first social event of the short course season, New Parent Orientation, on Monday, October 8 from 6:30-7:15 p.m. at Mercer Aquatic Center. All Frost p...
Sep 1, 2012 - Fall Registration 2012-2013
Welcome to the Fall 2012-2013 Short Course Season! Short Course season begins in September and concludes with championship meets held the last weekends in February. Please take time to register now. ...
Jul 30, 2012 - ICE Swimmers Make Splash at State
Iowa City Eels Swim Club (ICE) members had an outstanding showing at the ISI Summer Long Course State Championship meet July 26?29 in Iowa City. ICE state champions include Boys 8-and-under relay team...
Jul 12, 2012 - RCA Results
ICE swimmers beat the heat in Clinton Several swimmers from the Iowa City Eels (ICE) Swim Club beat the heat in competition at last weekend?s Stars of Tomorrow Invitational meet in Clinton, Iowa. Alth...
Jul 12, 2012 - Volunteers Needed
Volunteers Needed ICE staffs a table at the end of each session of swim lessons where we answer questions and provide information about Stroke Clinic and the club. We need a few people to help at the ...
Jul 9, 2012 - Swim-a-Thon Wrap UP
Dear ICE Families - Vicki Holthaus collected all of the Swim-a-thon checks and pledge forms from Mercer the morning of Monday, July 9th. If you turned yours in late or have not turned it in yet, plea...
Apr 27, 2012 - ICE Team Gear Group Order
Team T-shirts, Speedo team suits, Swim Caps and ICE decals are now available for order on the ICE website at http://iceels.org/my_ice/merchandise/ ! Shop on-line until Sunday May 6th at 5pm. Sav...
Apr 8, 2012 - Share with ICE
A brief video of our age group swimmers at the Short Course State Meet has been added to the Photo Gallery thanks to Shaoping Xiao. Did you know we make it easy to share news and photos of our swim...
Apr 4, 2012 - Schedule & Registration Updates
Practice Schedules for the season are now available for viewing and download on your practice group page ( Frost , Cubes , Waves , Morays , Senior , Masters ). This schedule runs through June 1...
Apr 3, 2012 - Officials Training Available
An Officials Training Clinic will be offered on Saturday April 14 from 9-11 am. It is o pen to any ICE adult who enjoys watching swimming, wants to learn the basic rules for legal swimming, and is ...
Mar 15, 2012 - Long Course Season Information
Registration for Long Course is now open. If you plan to swim with ICE during the spring and summer, please register now. Optional practices will be offered for all practice groups the week of Marc...
Mar 14, 2012 - ICE Spring Banquet and Annual Meeting March 25th
ICE's Annual Meeting and Potluck is taking place in the upstairs banquet hall at the Robert A. Lee Recreational Hall in downtown Iowa City on Sunday March 25th. This is a fun event we hope everyone w...
Feb 28, 2012 - ICE Website has been repaired
Many of you noticed that the ICE website was behaving extremely badly over the weekend. The website has now been scrubbed cleaned of all malicious code, new files have been uploaded, security holes ha...
Feb 17, 2012 - 12&U Age Group Champs - Streamed Live
The 12 & U Age Group State Meet is being streamed live. Find it at http://ustre.am/GPWJ The time lines and psych sheets are available for download on the event page.
Feb 15, 2012 - Meet Ads - deadlines updated
1/4 page or business card size ads may be placed in the meet program for $25. The deadline for submission of ads is noon Tuesday February 21st. Ads can be uploaded via "Share With ICE" - the mes...
Feb 8, 2012 - Regionals Information
ICE Warm-Up Times for Regionals are as follows: Session 1 (Sat am): 8:00-8:30am (warm-up #2) Session 2 (Sat pm): 11:45-12:25 (warm-up #1) Session 3 (Sun am): 8:00-8:30am (warm-up #2) Session 4 (Sun p...
Feb 7, 2012 - Fundraising Update
Dear ICE Parents - This will be the last SCRIP and Hy-Vee Coupon Book order placed during the short-course fundraising season to help you pay your short-course fundraising dues. Orders and checks ...
Feb 6, 2012 - Tuesday is Pasta Night!
Pasta Night for the 12&U swimmers is Tuesday, Feb 7th. Frost, Cubes & Waves should plan to be on deck for stretching at 5:15 and in the water at 5:30. Dinner will be served after practice, at approxi...
Feb 6, 2012 - End of Season Updates
The End of Season practice schedule begins on Monday February 13th. It is now available for viewing and download on each practice group page ( Frost , Cubes , Waves , Morays , Senior , Masters )....
Feb 2, 2012 - DASH Valentine's Classic
For swimmers participating in this weekend's DASH swim meet, psych sheets and estimated timelines have now been posted on the events page. The list of ICE swimmers participating in the meet can be f...
Jan 30, 2012 - Wednesday 2/1/12
Frost and Cubes practice will run from 5:45-7:00pm at Mercer for the swim meet practice night. They will be stretching from 5:45-6:00 and then get in the water at 6:00. Waves will be run from 6:15-7...
Jan 28, 2012 - CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON / REGIONAL MEET NOTES:
1. ISI Meets for those swimmers without Q times (yet) - We have been getting some questions concerning upcoming swim meets and which meets athletes should attend. If you have an athlete without any ...
Jan 25, 2012 - BLAST Meet Update
BLAST Meet Information: ICE Warm Up Times: Friday: evening 4:30-5:15pm. Saturday: Session 2 Prelims (11&O) 8:15-9:00 Session 3 Afternoon (10&U) 1:25-1:55 Session 4 Finals 5:00-5:45 open ...
Jan 25, 2012 - Regionals Registration
The registration deadline for regionals has been reset to Feb 4th, 2012. Everyone should now be able to register.
Jan 25, 2012 - My ICE - The Mobile Version
OnDeck is the Mobile App that syncs with your My ICE account and gives you access to Swim Meet Information (see what events your swimmer is entered in, check best times, time races, check splits), Mee...
Jan 20, 2012 - Practice cancelled 1/20/2012
Practice Friday, 1/20/2012 is cancelled due to the weather for all ICE groups. Be safe when you are outside.
Jan 18, 2012 - Split warm-ups for morning session at CIA meet
There will be split warm-ups for the CIA meet during the morning sessions. Saturday - ICE will be in the 2nd warm-up 10:15-10:45am with the competition beginning at 11:00am Sunday - ICE will be in the...
Jan 17, 2012 - Report from the All-Stars Meet
Five of our swimmers were humbled and proud to represent ICE and Iowa at the All Star meet this past weekend. We thank Coach Adam for being the head coach of Team Iowa in All-Star meet at Lawrence K...
Jan 11, 2012 - Practice Monday Jan 16th (MLK Day)
Jan 16 (MLK Day) Frost: 6:15-7:15 @ MPAC Cubes: 6:15-7:30 @ MPAC Waves: 6:15-8:00pm @ MPAC Morays/Seniors: 6:00 - 7:30 AM @ MPAC Masters: regular practice Any Morays in school on Monday shou...
Jan 6, 2012 - CRAA meet Warm-ups
Warm-ups for Saturday, 1/7/2012, for the CRAA meet will begin at 7:00am due to a Coe College basketball game. Warm-ups for Sunday will begin at the normal 8:00am time. Please be at the pool 15 minu...
Dec 5, 2011 - The Technical Side of Meets
If you have a comfortable relationship with computers, a good eye for details, and are curious about the technical side of running a swim meet, volunteer as either a computer or console assistant at t...
Dec 5, 2011 - Swimmer Shout Outs!
Encourage your swimmer with a ?Shout Out? in the upcoming Championship meet. ?Shout Outs? are little ?ads? which will be placed in the meet program to cheer on your favorite swimmer(s) and team. Uplo...
Dec 2, 2011 - Cubes practice @ Mercer tonight 12/2
Cubes practice on Friday 12/2 will be at Mercer - on deck at 6:15, in the water at 6:30pm. Saturday practices are all at the regular time.
Nov 29, 2011 - No practice at Mercer 11/29/11
There is no practice at Mercer tonight (Tuesday 11/29) due to the CITY vs. WEST meet. Cubes will be at North Liberty at 6:30pm. Morays and Waves are cancelled.
Nov 22, 2011 - Scrip Fundraising Opportunities
We?re pleased to share some exciting news about a new fundraising program for our organization. It?s called ?scrip?, and it?s the fundraising program that works while you shop. Scrip Card List Scri...
Nov 22, 2011 - Thanksgiving Practice Schedule
Monday & Tuesday = normal practice schedule Wed. 11/23: Masters 6 to 7:15 AM / Morays and Senior: 6 to 8AM *No PM workouts - pool closes at 4PM (no office hours for Coach Spellman) Thursday: N...
Nov 17, 2011 - Harvest meet split warm ups
There will be split warm ups for the Harvest meet this weekend (11/19-20). ICE will be in the second warm up for every session. Saturday session 1 - 7:30-8:05 AM Saturday session 2 - 12:20-1:00 PM ...
Nov 16, 2011 - Coach Spellman Away
I will be gone Thursday to Sunday at the USOC (Colorado Springs) for the 2012 USA-Swimming Diversity Summit. I will be attending on behalf of Iowa Swimming Inc. since I am the Senior Coaches Rep. and...
Nov 16, 2011 - Weber Meet Sign Up Available
Signup for the Weber Meet is now open. Deadline to register is Monday, 11/21. Visit the event listing to download the invitation, register your swimmer and sign up to help work the meet. Our mee...
Nov 16, 2011 - Wreath Pick-Up 11/21 @ 6:15pm
Wreaths will be delivered to Mercer on MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21ST. Please collect your wreaths around the time practice starts at 6:15 p.m. PLEASE pick up your wreaths at this scheduled time or make...
Nov 15, 2011 - November Fundraising Opportunities
The Cookie dough and Hy-Vee Coupon Book fundraisers are now underway. Information regarding each fundraiser is online. Check your mailboxes for cookie dough order forms. The Hy-Vee Coupon Book...
Nov 11, 2011 - Saturday 11/12/11
Practice tomorrow, Saturday 11/12, is at the earlier time due to the Iowa football game. Morays, Senior, Waves and Masters start at 7:00am Cubes and Frost 8:15am
Nov 8, 2011 - DMSF Swim Meet
If you are attending the DMSF meet Noember 12-13 there will be split warm ups due to the size of the meet. Session 1: Warm-up #1, 9:15; Warm-up #2, 9:55; clear pool 10:35, start meet 10:45. Session ...
Nov 4, 2011 - ICE Picture Night
All ICE families are invited to Picture Night on Tuesday, November 15 at Mercer Aquatic Center. Halverson Photography will be there to take group and individual pictures. Individual pictures of the...
Nov 2, 2011 - BLAST Meet Sign Up Deadlines
The BLAST meet scheduled for Dec 2-4 is now open for registration. Deadline to register: 11/5. (THIS Saturday) Please note the CHANGED signup deadline.
Oct 30, 2011 - Merchandise Orders
Dear ICE families, Thank you to those who have submitted merchandise orders! There has been a flurry of activity today and almost $4,000 of ICE apparel has been purchased on-line. Our swim families ...
Oct 29, 2011 - T-shirt & Team Suit Reminder
A quick reminder that orders for ICE gear, including the team suit and picture night T-Shirt, are due before 5pm on Sunday October 30th. The Team T-Shirt is now available to preview. Orders can be p...
Oct 27, 2011 - Team Suits and Logo Gear Available for Order
New "Picture Night" Team t-shirts, Speedo team suits, logo apparel and accessories are now available to order on the ICE website at http://iceels.org/my_ice/merchandise/! Shop on-line now until th...
Oct 25, 2011 - Wreath Sales
FRIENDLY REMINDER: ALL WREATH ORDERS AND CHECKS ARE DUE THIS MONDAY, OCTOBER 31ST, AFTER WAVES PRACTICE. Please place your checks/order forms in the ICE Lockbox at Mercer. These are wonderful, high...
Oct 20, 2011 - Frost and Cubes Practice Changes
We will only be using North Liberty when there are High School meets at Mercer and Coralville Rec. starting next week (week of 10/24/11). From now on Frost will be at Coralville on Tuesday and Thurs...
Oct 20, 2011 - Thursday 10/20/11 Practice Change
Due to a coach having the flu, practice for Cubes will be moved to Mercer. They will be coached by Coach Don and Coach Adam will move over to Coralville to coach Frost. Practice times will be norm...
Oct 10, 2011 - Wreath Sales
Our #1 fundraiser of the year ? our Annual Wreath Sale - has begun. These are very nice, hand made, high-quality, long-lasting wreaths, swags and garlands. Orders can be taken until October 31st. an...
Oct 6, 2011 - Family Night and New Parent Orientation
Hello Ice Families You are all invited to our first social event of the short course season, Family Night and New Parent Orientation , on Monday, October 17 from 6-8 p.m. at Mercer Aquatic Center. Th...
Oct 5, 2011 - Waves practice 10/5/11
Waves practice Wednesday, 10/5/11 has been moved to mercer. It will run normal time 6:15-7:30pm.
Oct 5, 2011 - Sunday 10/9/11
There will be an extra practice available Sunday 10/9/11 as a make up practice or to get an extra practice in for Frost, Cubes and Waves. Frost 9:00-10:00am Cubes and Waves 9:00-10:30am If you are ...
Sep 28, 2011 - Coach Spellman unavailable next week
Coach Spellman will not be at practice or at office hours on 10/3 or 10/4 due to his ear surgery. He can be reached via email during that time.
Sep 28, 2011 - Cubes practice changes
Cubes are at Mercer Park this Friday 10/30 and next Tuesday 10/4 at 6:15pm.
Aug 23, 2011 - Registration Open
Registration for the 2011-2012 short course season is now open. Go to iceels.org and click on the big "Register Here" button. Practices begin on Tuesday, Sept. 6.
Jul 10, 2011 - USA Swimming All American Team application form
TO ALL HIGH SCHOOL SWIMMERS: Have you completed 10th, 11th, or 12th grade ? Do you have a 3.5 or higher GPA ? Do you have a Scholastic All America qualifying time ? If so, apply for the USA Swimmi...
Jun 27, 2011 - Swim-a-Thon June 29th (This Wednesday!) at Mercer Park Aquatic Center
Pledge sheets still available at Mercer in front of your swimmers' folder - it's not too late! 5:00 pm: Seniors, Morays, Waves, and Masters begin 6:00 pm: Frost and Cubes begin Grill/Potluck to follow...
Jun 21, 2011 - Muscatine practice schedule change
Beginning June 20, Monday and Wednesday practices will be held at the Carver Pool at MHS from 6:30 - 8:30
Jun 15, 2011 - Thursday 6/16 AM practice will be at Mercer Park
Practice has been moved due to low outside water temperature.
Jun 8, 2011 - Entry Deadline: June 12th for RCA Stars of Tomorrow (July 8-10)
Submit entries online immediately to be included in meet.
Jun 1, 2011 - June is Fundraising Month
This month is a great time to complete your fundraising for the season. You can support ICE by participating in the Swim-a-thon on June 29th and by asking local businesses to become an ICE Corporate ...
Jun 1, 2011 - Entries Due Today: Vinton Meet, June 25-26
Please submit entries online immediately if you wish to attend. Meet is open to Frost swimmers, and Cubes and Waves at coach discretion (Q- meet, good for newer and younger swimmers).
May 27, 2011 - Memorial Day Weekend practice schedule
Sat 5/28 : Regular LCM practice (7:30AM set-up for Senior/Moray) and Moray groups). Mon 5/30 : No practice for all groups. E-mail Coach Adam or Coach Don by e-mail if you would like make-up workout...
May 25, 2011 - BLAST meet closed
Swimmers wishing to compete the weekend of July 8-10 should enter the RCA meet.
May 19, 2011 - Practice changes Fri 5/20, Sat 5/21
Practices changes due to Armbruster meet, coach travel. Fri: AM groups, no change; Frost and Cubes cancelled Waves (Mercer) 5:30-7 pm ; Morays/Senior (Mercer) 5:30-8 pm (dry/swim) Sat : Waves/Morays/...
May 18, 2011 - ICE Officials Training: May 25/26 or May 28
Two May clinics scheduled at Mercer. The first is split between two pm practice times, Wed May 25 5-7 pm, and Th May 26 5:15-7:15 pm. The second is Sat May 28, 8:30 am-12:30 pm overlapping morning ...
May 18, 2011 - BLAST Entries Due Today: 5-18 Wednesday
Submit entries online promptly to ensure entry into BLAST meet (July 7-July 11).
May 16, 2011 - Summer Practice Schedule available: begins June 13
Download ICE Summer Long Course Practice Schedule here . Begins June 13, 2011.
May 13, 2011 - Fundraising: HyVee Coupons and Parade of Homes
Parade of Homes (June 7,9,11,and 12) info and signup is available under the "Events" tab. Hy-Vee Coupon order info and order form can be downloaded here or from the Fundraising tab.
May 11, 2011 - Parent's Night Reminder: Tonight May 11, 5-7 pm
Come join us tonight at Mercer Pool for Parent's Night Long Season Kickoff Social Wednesday the 11th from 5:00 to 7:00 Schedule: 5:00 Swimmers arrive for Frost and Cube practice and Parents social b...
May 11, 2011 - CIA "Beat the Heat": Meet Entries due May 11
Late-breaking addition to the ICE meet schedule: Jul 2-3: CIA "Beat the Heat" in Grinnell Entries due today: May 11
May 10, 2011 - Meet Entries Due May 11 (Wednesday): Urgent
Attention: Entries for the following four meets must be submitted tomorrow (5-11, Wednesday) . Please sign up immediately online on MyICE under "Events". Swimmers may get locked out of these meets...
May 1, 2011 - Swimathon on June 29: afternoon followed by pool party
ICE Swimathon Fundraiser: June 29 (pending facilities confirmation). Timetable to be set, but will be at City Park in afternoon, followed by pool party with diving board time, and an all-ICE picnic. ...
May 1, 2011 - Parent's Night on May 11: Mark your calendar!
Parent's Night on May 11 at Mercer Park during and after FROST and CUBES practices. Events include an officials' session (brushup on observations during Frost and Cubes practices; brief work and disc...
Apr 29, 2011 - ICE Meltdown: Program Shout Out!
Encourage your swimmer son/daughter/friend with a ?Shout Out? in the upcoming May swim meet -- little ads placed in the meet program to cheer on your favorite swimmer(s) and team. These make great sou...
Apr 21, 2011 - North Liberty pool repair reminder: begins 4/25
Reminder : North Liberty practices will move to Mercer Park while the North Liberty pool undergoes repairs (practices between 4/25 and approximately 5/22). All training group schedules on the ICE site...
Apr 19, 2011 - CRAA Pentathalon meet entries: Sign up ASAP
Swimmers wishing to enter the CRAA Pentathalon on May 14 must immediately send entries directly to their primary coach. Coaches will answer specific questions about individual entries if needed.
Apr 15, 2011 - IFly Novelty Meet Entry Deadline Change: Now due April 20
All training groups: The IFly Novelty Meet (May 20-22) has published an earlier entry deadline date than expected. All ICE swimmers -- submit entries to coaches by April 20th. Entries should be s...
Apr 14, 2011 - ICE Team Suit & Cap: Order on ICE site by 4/27
The ICE group order of team suits and caps will be placed with our team vendor on 4/27. You may order at the Merchandise page on the ICE main site.
Apr 13, 2011 - Coach Adam Osweiler: 4/15 office hours cancelled
Coach Osweiler will hold his Thursday office hours as usual, and is available by appointment.
Apr 3, 2011 - Long Course season practice begins 4/4/11
Groups swim a modified schedule this week (4/4 - 4/4) to accommodate stroke clinic. Regular schedule begins 4/11. ICE website: Group schedules are located on the dropdown menu under "Practice Groups"...
Mar 25, 2011 - Registration Open: Register Online Now
New and returning swimmers: You may register now for the long course season, which begins officially on April 1. See practice schedule on your practice group page. Interim practices will run through...
Mar 24, 2011 - Spring Practice Schedule Available
Spring Practice Schedule is available. Check your group Practice Page for details. Coach office hours have also been posted on team calendar.
Mar 21, 2011 - ICE Spring Banquet: 3/27 1-5 pm
ICE Annual Spring Banquet, Su 3/27, 1?5 pm: Celebrate last season?s achievements and look toward the next season! Potluck dinner, rec swimming, coffee, short club meeting, and coach remarks. Kids...
Mar 21, 2011 - Interim Practice & Stroke Clinic begin Mon 3/21
See iceels.org for schedule information. Regular practice begins 4/1, stroke clinic is 3 weeks long.
Mar 21, 2011 - MyICE E-mail Online
MyICE e-mail is now in use, and the Communicator is retired. Please log in to your account if you have not done so yet. Remember to look at or subscribe to the feed on the front page of the site to...
Mar 17, 2011 - Masters canceled 3/18 & 3/19
Mercer Pool is temporarily closed. Master's practice is canceled for Friday and Saturday, 3/18 & 3/19. Watch for updates.
Mar 17, 2011 - Interim Practice Schedule 3/21-4/1/11
Interim practice schedule for next two weeks posted on ICE website (stroke group pages) and on Google calendar. Optional & not billed.
Mar 8, 2011 - Pre-Season Practice 3/21 - 4/1
Ready to get back in the water? Pre-season practice for all groups Mon 3/21 - Fri 4/1. Watch for posted schedule.
Feb 24, 2011 - Senior State Parent/Spectator Info
Practical information about seating, parking, building services, meet times, etc. has been posted in Events under Senior State Champs. Please download, and check for further additions. Email with th...
Feb 23, 2011 - Last chance for 12&U State t-shirts
From Bobby Kelley, CRAA: Meet t-shirts and sweatshirts sold out quickly. CRAA will fill additional orders submitted by Fri 2/25. If you want a t-shirt or sweatshirt and did not place an order at th...
Feb 23, 2011 - Practice Th 2/24
ISI Sr State swimmers: choose a meet warmup practice time. Mercer Park 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. UI CWRC pool 7:00 - 8:30 p.m . Contact Coach Spellman about warmup Th on your own
Feb 21, 2011 - Senior State team dinner
Senior Team Dinner on Wednesday 2/23 at BlackStone Restaurant , beginning 7:00 pm. Cost will be $10 per swimmer.
Feb 15, 2011 - State Meet Info and Expectations
Find more downloadable documents in MyICE under the Meets tab. Tapers, practice info, meet preparation, and meet entries are all available, with more to come.
Feb 15, 2011 - Vote for KCRG Athlete of the Week
ICE swimmer Cameron Herting has been nominated KCRG Athlete of the Week! Voting begins at 6:00 pm tonight (Tuesday) at www.kcrg.com . Or go directly to the voting ballot at www.kcrg.com/sports/athl...
Feb 13, 2011 - 12 & U State swimmers pasta dinner
12 & Under State qualifiers will have a pre-meet pasta dinner on Wednesday 2/16 in the Mercer P&G room. Serving begins at 6:00 for 10 & Under group, with 11-12 swimmers joining after practice around ...
Feb 13, 2011 - HyVee Coupon Fundraiser
Feb 10, 2011 - Timers For Regionals
ICE must provide one timer slot per session. Parents may split shifts, so it's better to have many volunteers! Contact Coach Adam Osweiler ( aosweiler@iceels.org ) if you can time a session. There w...
Feb 10, 2011 - Practice Schedule Changes on Mon 2/14
ICE practice schedules will change in order to prepare swimmers for their Championship meets. Download schedule here . (may require MyICE login)
Feb 9, 2011 - Regionals: Meet Info & Split Warmups in Cedar Falls
Regionals warmups will be split into two sessions due to swimmer numbers. ICE Warmup Times Sat & Sun am: 8:00-8:30 am Sat & Sun pm: 1st warmup, immediately after a.m. session, no earlier than ...
Feb 8, 2011 - Frost -No North Liberty Practice Tonight - Tuesday 2/8
Frost may practice at either Coralville or Mercer at 6:15.
Feb 5, 2011 - Practice: Sun 2/6 9-10:30 am; Morays/Seniors
Practice at Mercer: Sunday 2/6 from 9 - 10:30 a.m. Morays and Seniors only.
Jan 24, 2011 - Regionals will be in Cedar Falls
It has been finalized. ICE will be going to Holmes Junior High School in Cedar Falls. Please start signing up for the meet. Regionals is the last chance to qualify for State and we want as many swimme...
Jan 20, 2011 - Practice time change: Sat 1/22 a.m.
Saturday morning practices must be changed due to the boys high school MVC meet setup. All groups begin at 7:30 am. Frost and Cubes (deep end) finish at 8:30 am Waves/Morays/Senior/Masters (shallow en...
Jan 18, 2011 - BLAST (1/21-1/23): Split warmups Sat & Sun A.M.
Due to large numbers of entrants in the Sat & Sun AM sessions at BLAST, ICE swimmers will warm up as follows: Sat 1/22: 7:30 am. Sun 1/23 7:00 am. Other BLAST meet notes: Fly-over starts...
Jan 17, 2011 - Officials' Training Opportunities -- ICE Parents
I?d like to offer at least one more officials? training opportunity before the end of this swim season. Let?s shoot for the weekend of Sat 1/29 ? Sun 1/30. (I?ll look for additional times too) Cont...
Jan 17, 2011 - Officials Signup -- 12 & Under State Champs 2011
The Officials Signup for 12&U State Champs is located at www.signupgenius.com/go/isi12 . Links will be posted on the meet page when it goes live, and will also be posted on the Officials page and th...
Jan 16, 2011 - Coach Adam Osweiler -- Primary coach contact until Tuesday 1/18
Coach Spellman will be coaching Colin McAllister and Sarah Weihe as they represent ICE at the USA-S Grand Prix meet held in Austin this week. He will be out of the office Wed 1/12 - Mon 1/17. If memb...
Jan 16, 2011 - Practice changes: Monday, MLK day 1/17
All groups practice at Mercer on Monday. Frost: 5:00 ? 6 pm Cubes: 4:45 ? 6 pm Waves: 4:00 - 6 pm
Jan 16, 2011 - Regionals Site - not completely finalized
ICE has recently been informed that the Regional site is not completely finalized yet. We are one of four teams who may be moved to the Cedar Falls site. We will be informed of the final decision af...
Jan 12, 2011 - DASH Meet Entries Due: Friday 1/14
The DASH Valentine's Classic (2/4-2/6/11) entries are due tomorrow, Friday 1/14. Please submit your blue cards in the Mercer drop box or e-mail your entries as a last resort. Please remember that Co...
Jan 7, 2011 - North Liberty Practices Rescheduled
North Liberty Practices on 1/11 and 1/13 have been rescheduled North Liberty practices for next week (Tues 1/11 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm & Thurs 1/13) must be rescheduled due to a time conflict with the ...
Jan 4, 2011 - Regionals
Regional sites have been decided and ICE will be at Davenport West HS, hosted by DMET. Mark your calendars.
Nov 5, 2010 - DMSF Meet - Location Change
The DMSF meet (November 12-14) will be held at Summit Middle School in Johnston, not at Valley High School. Please plan your trip accordingly.
Oct 28, 2010 - CRAA Meet Entries Due Friday, 10/28/2010
Meet Entry cards for the CRAA Harvest Invitational (11/20-21) are due tomorrow, Friday 10/28/2010.
Oct 26, 2010 - CRAA Harvest Invite: 11/20 - 11/21 (two days)
The CRAA Harvest Invitational is a two day meet -- Saturday and Sunday, 11/20 - 11/21. Please be aware of this when entering your swimmer. Only one day was originally listed on the ISI calendar, but...
Oct 22, 2010 - Sat am practice 10/23: regular start times
Tomorrow's practice (Saturday morning, 10/23) will begin at the usual times: 8:00 am and 9:15 am.
Oct 21, 2010 - DMSF Meet Entries due Friday 10/22
Upcoming Meet Entry Deadlines DMSF: Friday, Oct. 22 (tomorrow) CRAA: Friday, Oct. 29
Oct 15, 2010 - DMET meet - warm up schedule, timeline
DMET Meet Swimmers: Below is the warmup schedule for the meet this weekend, sent by the DMET coach. Take note of the split warm-ups on Session 4 (Sunday p.m.) Good luck! Time lines look good this ...
Oct 15, 2010 - Practice change: Cubes Thurs, Oct. 28th
North Liberty pool will be unavailable due to a community event on Thursday, October 28 th . Cubes may practice either at Coralville or at Mercer from 6:15-7:30 p.m. that evening, whichever is mor...
Oct 15, 2010 - BLAST entries due 10/15 : DMSF entries due 10/22
Please be sure to turn in blue cards for the BLAST and DMSF meets promptly. All meet entry dates are listed at www.iceels.org/meets on the ICE meet page, and on the Google calendar. Extra blue cards...
Oct 12, 2010 - Athlete Representative - Voting Deadline 10/17 12:00 pm
To all ICE swimmers 13 & over (excluding masters), This is your chance to vote for who will be the ICE athlete rep on the Board of Directors. ICE is a parent-run organization, and parents elect 9 of t...
Oct 12, 2010 - Team Suits Have Arrived -- Distribution This Week
The team suits are being sorted and checked, and we will begin distributing them tomorrow night at practice at Mercer. We'll do our best to get all the suits to their owners by the end of the week. ...
Oct 6, 2010 - Short Course Season Meet Entry Deadlines
Please see the meet entry deadlines for the rest of the season. They will be posted on the calendar ASAP.
Oct 6, 2010 - HyVee Coupon Order Deadline -- now October 10
ICE members: The deadline for turning in the HyVee coupons has been set back to Oct. 12.
Oct 6, 2010 - ICE: Time to kick off the 2010 Wreath Sales Fundraiser!
The wreath sale is the largest annual fundraiser, and your best opportunity to hit your fundraising commitment to Team ICE. Why is this effort needed? For nearly 40 years the Iowa City Eels Swim Club...
Oct 5, 2010 - ICE Caps Orders: Due Friday 10/8
Attached is the swim cap order form . Instructions for ordering are included in the form. Please attach a check and place in the dropbox at Mercer. If you have questions, please contact: Don McGl...
Oct 2, 2010 - HyVee Coupon Fundraiser - Order Forms
ICE Families: Here?s an easy fundraising opportunity! Keep reading ? there is no selling required. Hy-Vee coupon books are available for ordering. Vicki Holthaus ( vholthaus@mchsi.com ) is in charge...
Sep 26, 2010 - Team Suit Orders Due Sept. 28 (Tuesday)
Please make checks out to ICE. The order goes in ASAP after the due date. New families ? if you have any questions at all about the suit ordering process, please ask the coaches or another parent bef...
Sep 20, 2010 - Team Suits -- Order due Sept. 28th
If you did not receive an e-mail with four attachments about suit orders, e-mail webmaster@iceels.org to have your e-mail address tested. Go to the Merchandise page for an order form, suit sizing in...
Sep 17, 2010 - Coach Spellman back soon from USA-S Convention in Dallas:
Coach Adam Osweiler is still filling in as head coach through the weekend. Coach Spellman is with the House of Delegates representing the Iowa LSC coaches. Voting and business will conclude at the end...
Sep 17, 2010 - USA Swimming Registration Forms:
If you have not completed and filled out this paperwork, please do so immediately. You may drop them in the wooden box at Mercer if you wish. These forms must be submitted in a timely fashion to compl...
Sep 17, 2010 - Team suits and caps:
You should receive an updated order form within this week. We will prioritize suit ordering, then order the personalized caps. There are sufficient ICE caps (white with logo) available from last year ...
Sep 16, 2010 - Sunday 9/19 Practice Time: 8:00 and 9:15 am start depending on group
Practice on Sunday 9/19 start times are as follows: 9:15 a.m. for Frost and Cubes; 8 a.m. for Waves, Morays, and Seniors.
Sep 15, 2010 - Meet Schedules:
Can be downloaded from website.
Sep 15, 2010 - Practice Change: Sat 9/18 moved to Sun 9/19
All Saturday practices this weekend are moved to Sunday morning at the same time. There is a large high school invitational being held at Mercer on Saturday.