November 11, 2013
Dear Swimmers and Parents,
College Prep Seminar – Fri Nov 15th
On Friday Nov 15th we will be having a guest speaker (Reed Philips) come in and give a College Prep Seminar from 5-7:30pm. All VJO High Schoolers are encouraged to attend. On this day the Senior Group and Age Group practice will be combined from 3:30-4:40pm. The Seminar will be held in the portable buildings next to the pool. There is no charge. Pizza will be provided!
Vote at General Membership Meeting – Wed Nov 13th
A special General Membership Meeting has been called on Wednesday Nov 13th from 6:00-6:20pm. This is a meeting to vote on two proposed amendments to the VJO bylaws discussed at the last general membership meeting, copies were placed in family file folders.
Extra Order Forms for “ Coach Tuffy” Shirts
If you didn’t get a chance to order your “Coach Tuffy” shirt at the party, here’s your chance! Extra shirt order forms have been placed in your file folder. Please place all completed forms and checks into Coach Hillary’s file folder by next Friday November 15th.
Shark Pride Day – Nov 21st
Shark Pride Day will be held on Thursday November 21st this month due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. The Shark Pride Day practice time will also be moved to 5:00-6:30pm for the rest of the winter months (not 5-7pm). See you there!
Tri Meet at VJO – Sat Nov 23rd
On Saturday Nov 23rd we will be having a Tri Meet against SASO and QUIK at our pool. Entry forms will be released in the next week.
Location: Cunningham Pool
Time: Warm-ups 9:00am, Meet Starts at 10:00am
WCAB Senior II Trials/ Finals Meet
The WCAB Senior II Trial/Final Meet on Dec 6-8 is now open online for entries. This meet is recommended for all Senior Group swimmers. Please keep in mind you need Senior II time standard to enter this meet.
Enter Online: http://ome.swimconnection.com/pc/WCAB20131206
2013 FALL MEET DATES:
Nov 15th - College Prep Seminar (5:00-7:30pm)
Nov 23rd - Tri Meet @ VJO (SASO & QUIK)
Nov 21st - Shark Pride Day (All Groups 5-6:30pm)
Nov 28-29 - Happy Thanksgiving (No Practice)
Nov 29 - VJO Social Event TBA
Dec 6-8 - Junior Olympic 14 & Under Championships (Morgan Hill, CA)
Dec 6-8 - Senior Champs (Sr II @ Walnut Creek)
Dec 14th - Dual Meet @ QUIK
Dec 19th - Annual Christmas Party (6-9pm)
Dec 24-25 - No Practice (Merry Christmas!)
Dec 26th - Shark Pride Day (All Groups 5-6:30pm)
Dec 31-Jan 1st - No Practice (Happy New Year’s)
Jan 18-19 - Zone 3 Winter Championships(Location TBA)
Feb 7-9 - VJO C/B/A+ Meet
Feb 13-17 - Lost Dutchman Meet(Chandler, Arizona)
Mar 1-2 - Zone 3 All Star Meet (Burlingame HS)
Mar 14-16 - Junior Olympic Championships
April 3-6 - Far Western Championships (Morgan Hill, CA)
April 25-27 - VJO Long Course C/B/A Meet (Cunningham Pool)