Dear Swimmers and Parents,
Welcome Coach Monica and Coach
We would like to give a warm welcome to our two new assistant
coaches here at VJO. If you have not had a chance, please
introduced yourselves to Coach Monica and Coach Will, before or
after practice. Monica is coaching the Novice 1 - Hammerheads
5:30-6:30pm Group. Coach Will is assisting Monica with this
group on Monday’s and Wednesday’s as the Group is quite
large. Welcome to our Vallejo Aquatic Club Family!
Senior Training Camp (Oct 18-20):
The Senior Group has been invited to a Training Camp at the
Napa Valley Junior College on Oct 18-20. Joining us will be 4
other senior teams in the area. This will be a great
opportunity to meet and train with other swimmers of all levels in
the area. Practices will also include technique work,
videotaping, and class room time. Activities will be planned
for the athletes during the day on Saturday.
Tentative Training Camp
18th- 4:30-6:30pm (Pool)
19th- 8-10am (Pool/Video Taping)
2-5pm ( 2-3 Class room & 3-5
20th - 7-9am (Pool)
Breast Cancer Caps
October is Breast Cancer
Awareness Month! VJO will be selling special caps.
The proceeds will be donated to a Breast Cancer Foundation. The
caps will be sold in advance on a first come first serve
basis. We have 75 latex ($10.00) and 20 silicone caps
($15.00) available. Please note the pink on cap may not be
exactly same pink as on flyer. If you are interested please fill
out the form and place the form and a check made out to VJO in the
Rivera file. Thanks so much for helping this great
Tuffy’s Retirement Party
Buy your party tickets
today - TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE
We expect this event will sell out - purchase your tickets
Print and mail the flyer or drop
off at pool.
$12 adults/$8 children
Deadline for tickets: Oct
At the party there will be:
Food, Music, Kids Activities,
Custom Event t-shirts & apparel, Silent Auction, Photo Booth
& more! (Please bring MC or Visa for shirt purchases.
Bring checks for silent auction. No cash please.
PICTURES! PICTURES! PICTURES!
Time to upload your TUFFY PICTURES!
We are compiling pictures for Tuffy's Party. Some may go into
a present to him, others may be used in a slide show.
REQUIREMENTS - pics
must include one of the following:
2. Swimmers/parents, past and present
3. Tuffy in the picture is a bonus!
Go to Flickr and join the group...easy to do! http://www.flickr.com/groups/2362878@N22/
Deadline is Oct
GOT TUFFY STORIES OR
MEMORIES to share with him? Of course you do! Stories
and memories should be directed TO TUFFY. You can hand
write and scan OR email them in message body directly to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline is Oct
More info to come soon, but start
thinking about a design that your family can create for a scrapbook
page! Each family will design one page, one side. We will email
more specifics this week about this one, so for now please start
thinking about what your design may be.
Dual Meet on Sat Oct 19th - No Vacaville
We will not be attending the Vacaville Meet.
Unfortunately the meet opened and filled last week in 5
hours. We will be hosting a dual meet at our pool instead on
Saturday Oct 19th. The Meet Sheet with time,
events and entry from will be sent out in the next week.
2013 FALL MEET
19 - Dual Meet @
19-20 - Vacaville BB+/-
Tuffy’s Retirement Party (1-5pm)
- Shark Pride Halloween Practice (All
2nd - Dual Meet @
7th - Start of Hot
Chocolate Night (Every Thurs Night in the Winter)
23rd - Dual Meet @ VJO
21st - Shark Pride Day
(All Groups 5-6:30pm)
Nov 28-29 - Happy Thanksgiving (No
29 - VJO Social Event TBA
6-8 - Junior Olympic
14 & Under Championships (Morgan Hill,
6-8 - Senior Champs (Sr II @
14th - Dual Meet @
?? - Annual Christmas
Dec 24-25 - No Practice
26th - Shark Pride Day
(All Groups 5-6:30pm)
Dec 31-Jan 1st -
No Practice (Happy New Year’s)