Vendors and Sponsors
SCSC Weekly Chlorine - Week of 9/9/12


Schedule for the Week of 9/10/12
No Workout FRIDAY at ISC!
Gold, National & Silver(International)
M-Th 3:30-5:30pm
M-Th 5:30-7:00pm
M-Th 4:30-6:00pm
M-Th 4:30-5:30pm
Senior Make-Up(International)
M-Th 5:30-7:00pm
Junior Bell(Peterson)
M-F 4:15-5:15pm
MW 6:00-7:00pm
Friday 5:15-6:15pm
M-Th 5:30-7:00pm (Peterson)
Friday 4:00-5:30pm (Peterson)
Saturday 8:00-9:30am (Wilson)

Upcoming Events
9/15-16: Gilroy C/B/A+ (Morgan Hill)
9/19: deadline to enter IM Ready Meet
9/29-30: IM Ready (Morgan Hill)
10/6-7: DACA C/B/A+ (Cupertino)NO LONGER ON SCHEDULE!
10/20-21: Santa Cruz County C/B/A+ (Santa Cruz)
10/20-21: Quicksilver Senior II (San Jose)
10/27-28: Sunnyvale C/B/A+ (Sunnyvale)NO LONGER ON SCHEDULE!
11/3-4: Quicksilver C/B/A+ (San Jose)
11/10-11: PASA Invite (Palo Alto) Select swimmers only
11/17-18: Osprey Race to JO’s (San Jose)
11/17-18: GGST Race to JO’s (Morgan Hill)
11/17-18: DACA C/B/A+ (Saratoga)NO LONGER ON SCHEDULE!
11/30-12/2: 14 & Under Champs (Morgan Hill)

No Workout FRIDAY at ISC!
There will be no workout at the ISC this Friday, September 14th due to the Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival.

Stroke Clinic!
Please see the Stroke Clinic schedule here:
Event Schedule for Stroke Clinic (All events will be held at ISC)
These events are designed to help bring the team together and provide information to parents and families. Please attend as many as you can!
Monday, September 10th:Stroke Clinic Begins
All groups meet in the bleachers 10 min before scheduled practice to hear from your coaches
Thursday, September 13th: Parent Seminar (Team Room at 5:30pm)
Why Swimmers Need Dryland And What You Can Do To Maximize Your Results - Presented by John Mullen.
Monday, September 17th: Team T-Shirt Handout and speech from Head Coach John Bitter. All groups meet in bleachers at 5:30pm
Tuesday, September 18 or Wednesday September 26: Volunteering 101 and New Parent Orientation (Rotunda Conference Room)
We will host two seminars each day at 4:30 and 6:00pm to cover volunteer hours including requirements, how to sign up and different jobs available. We will also go over billing, team policies and other questions you may have regarding how the team works.
Wednesday, September 19th:Parent Happy Hour 5:00 - 6:30pm (Grass next to Learn to Swim pool)
During this time Head Coach John Bitter will give you a brief overview of the season. Kim O'Brien, our SCSC Volunteer Coordinator will be there along with COO Jamie Benes and Ad Campaign Coordinator Helen Yongyuth to answer questions about the upcoming season and our team plans.
Friday, September 21st: Dual in the Pool and Pizza Party 4:30 - 7:30pm
All swimmers will be placed on a team and be racing in SCSC's own Dual in the Pool. The club will provide pizza and we ask that all swimmers families bring something to share (salad, dessert, drinks) signups and details will be posted soon. We strongly encourage all families to attend.
Tuesday, September 25th: What is my Role? How to support your swimmer in and out of the water. (Rotunda Conference Room)
Speech by Coach Dave Meck from 5:30 - 6:00pm. Open question time from 6:6:15pm.
Friday, September 28:5:45pm All team meeting for parents in the ISC bleachers
Saturday, September 29:IM Ready (Morgan Hill) - First meet of the season : Fall schedule starts Monday, October 1st.

Gilroy Meet--Timing Sign Ups Now Open
Click here sign up for timing at the September 15-16 Gilroy meet in Morgan Hill. Remember, all families are required to time for one hour each day you have a swimmer competing unless it is your very first meet or you are officiating. Thanks!

Kids Athletic Development Program - STARTS THIS WEEK!
This development program works on general athleticism, helping to build and mold athletes. Sessions focus on core strength, muscle flexibility, cardiovascular training, balance, injury prevention, and fun! Only 20 spots available per camp, register today! Read more about the Kid's Athletic Development Program (
September 10, 12, 13, 17, 19, 20, 24, 26, 27 (MWTh) from 3:45-4:15pm or 4:45-5:15pm
What to Bring:Shoes, shorts, t-shirt, water
Where to Meet:In the SCSC Weight Room
How to Sign-up:Sign-up here ( and pay on the first day of camp in the SCSC weight room
More Information:Dr. John:

SCSC Makes Numerous National Age Group Top Ten Times
Congratulations to ALL of our SCSC Swimmers who had Top Ten National Age Group Times for the 2011-2012 Season! Please see attached for the entire list. If you believe your name was missed, please contact me at Great job SCSC; let’s make 2012-2013 even better!
*Please note that these times are ONLY from this season, so if you had a faster time from a previous season, that does not count for this list.


All National Team members are expected to have full attendance starting this week! We will begin mornings next week, Tuesday and Thursday.

No news!

No news!

Blue Bells - boys
No news!

Blue Bells - girls
Great job to the girls who competed in the Morgan Hill swim meet last weekend; keep up the great work! Remember: work to set your habits for success now.

Yellow Bells
No news!

White Bells
No news!

Junior Bells/Bronze
No news!

Thanks for reading! If you have any questions regarding Junior Bell or Bronze scheduling, please contact If you have any questions regarding this email, please contact ctakaki@santaclaraswimclub.organd I will be happy to answer your questions and/or direct you to the right person!