Dear Swimmers and
Congratulations Maya and Abigayle!
We would like to congratulate and thank Maya Hunter (10),
Abigayle Sapida (7), and Coach Will Rodinsky for doing such a great
job representing Zone 3 and VJO at the 2014 Zone All Stars
Meet. Maya competed in the 50 Free, 100 Free, 50 Fly, and 100
IM. Maya swam a new personal best in the 50 Free with a
29.94. Abigayle competed in the 25 Free, 50 Free, and 25
Back. Abigayle swam a new best time in the 25 Free (17.65)
and the 25 Back (20.71). Great job ladies!
Kick Off Meeting for Swim-A-Thon 2014
It's that time again! Kick
off meeting for Swim-A-Thon 2014 scheduled for:
Thursday, March 13
EVERYONE is invited! Earn
some volunteer hours and support your club!
VJO Spaghetti Feed, Talent Show, & Dessert
Invite your friends and family, ALL
are welcome! VJO is having our annual Spaghetti Feed, Dessert
Contest & Talent Show on Saturday March
29th from 5-9pm at the SPSV High School Cafeteria.
The cost is $5.00 per person. Please turn in RSVP form and
payment by 3/15/14, with your name and number
Talent Show & Dessert
Contest: Swimmers do you sing, dance, play an instrument
or have special talent? We would love you to share your
performance! Do you have a dessert that would wow our
judges? Enter the contest and share your
treats. Swimmers, sign-up at the pool for the talent show
and/or dessert contest.
Date: Saturday March 29,
Place: SPSV High
Cafeteria - 1500 Benicia Road, Vallejo
Time: 5:00 - 9:00
Cost: $5.00 per
Piranha Swimming C/B/A+ - March 8/9
The Piranha Swimming C/B/A+ Meet start time has changed.
The meet will now start at 1:00pm with warm-ups from11:30 to
12:45pm each day.
LOCATION: Honey Bee Pool, 1170 Golf Course
Drive, Rohnert Park.
2014 Junior Olympic Championships (Concord, March
The 2014 Junior Olympic Championships is open online for
entries for two more days. Swimmers must have qualifying JO
times to be eligible for this meet. This will be a dual venue
meet and we will be competing at the Concord site.
COMMUNITY POOL: 3501 Cowell Rd, Concord.
Competition will begin at 3:00pm with warm ups from 2:00-2:45pm.
All events will be timed finals. Saturday & Sunday:
Preliminary competition will begin at 9:00am with warm ups from
7:30-8:45am. Finals will begin no sooner than one hour after the
completion of trials. The exact time will be determined by the Meet
Referee and announced as early as possible each day.
11:59pm on Wednesday, March 5, 2014
2014 Far Western Championships (Morgan Hill, April
The 2014 Far Western Championships is open for entries
online. Swimmers must have qualifying FW times to be eligible
for this meet. The meet will be held in Morgan Hill CA.
Make sure to book your hotel soon, the hotels in Morgan Hill are
already sold out.
Enter Online at:
Each session will begin at 9:00 AM each day. The competition course
will be open for warm-ups from 7:00-8:45 AM. Finals:
This session will begin no earlier than 1 hour after the conclusion
of the preliminary session. The exact time will be determined by
the Meet Referee and Meet Director. This time will be announced as
early as practical each day.
Hill Aquatic Center, 16200 Condit Road, Morgan Hill, CA
11:59 pm, Wednesday, March 19, 2014
MARCH SWIMMERS OF THE MONTH
The following swimmers did an outstanding job last month and
have been awarded swimmer of the month for February. These
swimmers are also awarded with a Swimmer of the Month cap.
Novice 1: Monica/Will’s
Group: Isabella & Francesca Fogli
Novice 1: Sam’s 6:30
Group: Marley Fitzgerald
Novice 2: Sam’s 5:30 Group:
Novice 2: Hillary’s Group:
Age Group: Ashlynn
Senior Group: Mirelle
2013 FALL MEET DATES:
8-9 - Piranha
Swimming C/B/A+ Meet (Start Time Changed to 1:00pm,
14-16 - Junior Olympic
Championships (JO Qualifiers, Concord)
27 - Shark Pride Day (All Groups
29 - Spaghetti Feed (5-9pm St
3-6 - Far Western
Championships (Far Western Qualifiers, Morgan Hill,
- VJO General Membership Meeting (6-7:30pm, Portable
24 - Shark
Pride Day (All Groups 5:00-7:00pm)
April 25-27 -
VJO Long Course C/B/A+ Meet (Team Meet, Cunningham
28 - No Practice
(Meet recovery Day)
- Sac-Joaquin Section Championships (Tokay HS, Lodi)
May 16-17 -
North Coast Section HS Championships (Location TBA)
May 17-18 -
Piranha Swimming C/B/A+ Meet (Team Meet, Rohnert
May 24-26 -
Senior Training Camp (Napa, CA)
26 - No
Practice (Memorial Day)
29 - Shark
Pride Day (All Groups 5:00-7:00pm)
- SASO Long Course Dual Meet (Solano College)