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Jan 11, 2012 - Top Swimmers Compete this Weekend at Long Center in Al Soltis Memorial Swim Meet
CLEARWATER, Fla. ? Top U.S. and international swimmers will gather this weekend at Clearwater?s Long Center, 1501 N. Belcher Road, to compete in the Al Soltis Memorial Swim Meet. The Clearwater Aqua...
Sep 20, 2011 - Why AAU?
Our upcoming IM Prep meet is sanctioned by the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU ). We have have some questions regarding the AAU, our involvement and how it benefits our swimmers. This news post will add...
Sep 9, 2011 - Website Updates
Thanks for taking the time to view this message. You may have noticed that there have been some website changes recently. We are in the process of updating the site to better reflect our vision, mis...
Sep 6, 2011 - New Program Options & Other Updates
Dear Athletes & Parents, My name is Coach Rich Rogers. I want to begin this post with a heart-felt, "thank you" for making me feel so welcome in my new position with the club. I appreciate your fee...
Aug 18, 2011 - New For Fall '11 - Exposure To Competitive Swim League
Why Should Summer Have All The Fun? Join Us For Our New Fall, Winter & Spring Swim Team Options. Clearwater Aquatic Team (CAT) is happy to announce a new option for those who want a little more than ...
Aug 15, 2011 - Junior National Team
Congratulations to our Junior National Team members who just finished competing in Palo Alto, CA at Stanford. Taylor Uselis, Justin Buck, Jaynie Pulte, Becca Mann, Teo Boscaino and Nick Alexiou.
Aug 15, 2011 - Coleman Inglima
Congratulations to Coleman Inglima from Coach Cathy's Tigersharks. Coleman won the 9-yr-old division at the USA Triathlon Junior Youth National Championships in San Diego, CA.
Aug 8, 2011 - National Team
Congratulations to our National Team Members. They just wrapped up their week in Palo Alto, CA at Stanford University. Rebecca Mann Sydney Pickrem Michelle Turek Maddie Edwards Matt Ellis Conor S...
Aug 2, 2011 - AREA 3 Champs Wrap-up
Hello CAT Family, The coaches and staff would like to congratulate all of our swimmers who competed in AREA 3 Championships. Here are the top 10 finishes Rylan Austin 9 th 25 Fly, 25 Bk Cha...
Jul 28, 2011 - St. Pete Times Article on Michael Tuason
Check out this nice article written about Michael. http://www.tampabay.com/news/humaninterest/pasco-swimmer-earns-two-golds-in-greece-special-olympics/1182554 Congratulations Michael, you deser...
Jul 25, 2011 - Newest National Level Swimmers
Congratulations to Justin Buck, Teo Boscaino and Frank Tapia. Justin earns 3 cuts in one swim. He made the National cut in the 200 Breast as well as the Junior National cut in the 100 and 200 Bre...
Jul 18, 2011 - 8 OT's, 3 NAGs, 13 FL LC Records
Final Flags Wrap-up Sunday Finals top finishes Matthew Hirschberger breaks his 6 th state record of the meet coming in 1 st in the 50 free. Sydney Pickrem wins the 200 IM breaking her third ...
Jul 17, 2011 - One More Olympic Trial Cut
Sydney Pickrem wins the 13-14 200m IM at the 2011 LC FLAGs, sets new Florida Swimming record and gets her 4th OT cut of the meet.
Jul 17, 2011 - Clean Sweep at FLAGs
Matthew Hirschberger ends the weekend with a clean sweep of all 6 individual events. Not only did he win every event, he set new Florida Swimming state records in all 6 of those events as well as 3...
Jul 16, 2011 - And Another
Matthew Hirschberger sets his third NAG (National Age Group Record) of the meet in the 400m free.
Jul 15, 2011 - Another NAG Record
Matthew Hirschberger set another National Age Group Record at FLAGs. He beats another 11 year old record in the 11-12 200m free. This is his 3rd NAG.
Jul 15, 2011 - 3rd Olympic Trial cut
Teammates Becca Mann and Sydney Pickrem go 1-2 in the 400m IM tonight at FLAGs. The difference was .23 seconds. Becca sets a new Florida Swimming record and Sydney gets her third Olympic Trial cu...
Jul 15, 2011 - LC FLAGs Day One Wrap-up
Day One Wrap-up LC FLAGs 2011 Top finishes Annaklara Doel 18 th 11-12 800m free Matthew Hirschberger 1 st 11-12 800m free (NAG); 1 st 100m free Becca Mann 1 st 13-14 800m free(OT) Emily Noe...
Jul 14, 2011 - Newest Olympic Trial Qualifier
Congratulations to Sydney Pickrem, CAT's newest OT qualifier. She has qualified in both her swims tonight at Finals in the 200m Breast and 200m Back. Syd wins both and sets new Florida records i...
Jul 14, 2011 - New National Age Group Record
Matthew Hirschberger wins the 800m free and sets a new National Age Group record for 11-12 year old boys tonight at FLAGs beating the 11 year old record by nearly 5 seconds. This is his second NA...
Jul 14, 2011 - Improving Trial cuts
Becca Mann wins 800m free in a great race. She held off her second place opponent by a half second. She lowers her already stellar Olympic Trial cut.
Jul 14, 2011 - FLAGS Live on FloridaSwimNetwork
FloridaSwim Network will once again be displaying our swimmer! Watch team live or on relay by clicking below .
Jun 27, 2011 - Special Olympics Recap
As you know, one of our Junior Swimmers, Michael Tuason, swam in Greece in the Special Olympics this past week. Here are his results: 400 Free GOLD 800 Free GOLD 1500 Free BRONZE 200MR (breast)...
Jun 13, 2011 - Escape the Heat Wrap-up
Hello CAT Family, This past weekend was a huge success! The visiting teams swam well and had a lot of fun. Our own swimmers got to see what it was like to swim in the morning and be able to come...
May 25, 2011 - Naples Meet
Last weekend 26 swimmers traveled to Naples and swam at T2O Aquatics new pool. The kids had a great time and, although tired, swam well. CAT had a great showing. It was very fun and laid back. We ...
May 17, 2011 - CAT Swimmers race in Mouseland
This past weekend, many of our kids traveled to the Fort Wilderness Resort at Disney World to compete in the IronKids Orlando Triathlon. This was the second stop of the series of t he 2011 IronKid...
May 16, 2011 - CAT burns up Top 20 NAG times
The most current version of the National Age Group times is out. CAT holds 85 top times. Amazing! Congratulations to Annaklara Doel for making her first top time. She is currently ranked 10th i...
May 16, 2011 - MASTERS swim with the fishes
Hello CAT Family, CAT Masters was well represented at the Hurricane Man Ocean swim in St.Pete/Pass-a-Grille two weekends ago. This is the first time that CATM has attended an open water swim. ...
May 10, 2011 - New Florida Top 10
Click here for new Florida Swimming Short Course Top 10 list. Some new faces have made the list which has increased our dominant position. http://www.teamunify.com/SubTabGeneric.jsp?team=szfllsc&...
Apr 28, 2011 - "Ride to Athens" Fund Raiser
Special Olympic Athlete and CAT member, Michael Tuason, has been chosen to compete with Team USA swim team in the 2011 World Games in Athens, Greece. Special Olympics Pasco County is sponsoring "Ri...
Apr 16, 2011 - Congrats Hayley Palmer
Congratulations to Hayley Palmer our resident "Kiwi." She traveled back to New Zealand to compete in their World Trials. She has been selected to represent her country's World Championship Team in...
Apr 11, 2011 - Congrats to Emily Noeske
Emily Noeske traveled to Miami this past weekend to compete in the Florida Open Water Championship Series event Swim Miami 2011 organized by Miami Sports International. Emily placed 3rd in 13-14 g...
Apr 5, 2011 - Congrats Sydney
Congratulations to Sydney Pickrem, last week she competed at the Canadian World Trials. Her results were stellar. She finished 60th in 200 Fr (from 80th seed), 24th in 200 IM (from 24th seed).,...
Mar 27, 2011 - CAT goes global ! Two at World Trials outside the US
CAT GOES GLOBAL Did you know at CAT has two swimmers competing in the Qualifying Trials to represent their Country?s Teams at FINA LC World Championships in Shanghai, China in July 2011? Two CAT swimm...
Mar 21, 2011 - Becca Mann earns 3 OLYMPIC TRIAL cuts
Becca Mann swam this past weekend at Sectionals in Ft. Lauderdale. She made Olympic cuts in the 400 IM, 400 Fr and 800 Fr. This is only the first of many more to come. Congrats, Becca!
Mar 2, 2011 - CAT excels in Florida 2011 SC Rankings
Feb 28, 2011 - Senior Champs Final Recap
Hello CAT Families, This past weekend our swimmers traveled to Orlando for Florida Swimming?s Senior Championships. Our swimmers were competing against the fastest in the state. Among those top swi...
Feb 18, 2011 - FLAG RESULTS PAGE
Results thus far in the meet are posted here. 2011 FLAG CHAMPIONSHIPS TEAM SCORES All other meet information can be found under EVENTS or at www.swimresultsbytrg.com
Feb 10, 2011 - Florida Age Group Championships (FLAG) FINAL Psych Report now available
The final psych sheet, estimate of meet timeline, and team report has been posted both at the Events link of this site as well as at www.swimresultsbytrg.com See you all at the meet --- Best of luc...
Feb 3, 2011 - CAT Sends Swimmer to Special Olympics World Summer Games 2011
Michael Tuason has earned the right to compete in the 2011 Special Olympics in Athens , Greece . These games will be held June 24-July 4, 2011. Michael qualified for this honor by winning both...
Jan 28, 2011 - CAT chosen for 2011 NIKE SHOWCASE CLASSIC
The National Age-Group Swimming Association (NASA) has awarded the Clearwater Aquatic Team with the 2011 NIKE SHOWCASE CLASSIC on April 6-9, 2011. This meet focused on providing well rounded and fu...
Jan 18, 2011 - CAT excels in mid-season Top 10 Rankings
The mid-season Top 10 FL Rankings for the Short Course 2010-2011 season have been released. Thru January 1, 2011, CAT had 16 swimmers on this listing for their respective age groups. These swimmers...
Jan 17, 2011 - Matt Ellis Makes Pinch-a-Penny All State Team
Matt Ellis was selected to the 2010 / 2011 Pinch-a-Penny All-State High School Swimming and Diving Team representing Countryside High School . The fastest High School swimmers in each event make t...
Jan 4, 2011 - Three CAT Swimmers named FLAG Swimmer of the Year
Matthew Hirschberger (10&U Boys), Sydney Pickrem (11-12 Girls), and Cameron Martin (17-18 Boys) were each named FL Age Group Swimmer of the Year by Florida Swimming for the 2009-2010 SC Season....
Nov 16, 2010 - High School State Results (CAT Swimmers)
Oct 18, 2010 - 2009-2010 USA Swimming Rankings for CAT Swimmers
Oct 4, 2010 - Results of CAT Short Course Kickoff
On September 25 th and 26 th , CAT hosted the Short Course Kickoff and our swimmers did amazing! A big thanks again to all of our volunteers for helping make this meet run so smoothly. To star...
Sep 6, 2010 - Recap of the 2010 CAT Summer Season
Since CAT had such a great summer we wanted to give a recap of everything that occurred over the past four months. Here?s the highlights: -CAT had it?s first ever swimmer qualify for a USA Swimming...
Aug 30, 2010 - Junior Pan Pac Results
This past weekend, CAT?s Matt Ellis competed at the Junior Pan Pacific Championships in Maui, HI. This was quite an accomplishment for Matt to represent USA Swimming in this meet. Throughout...
Aug 30, 2010 - New CAT Program Rising Stars
Starting Monday, September 13 th , CAT will be starting a new program, Rising Stars. Each session of ?Rising Stars? is four weeks and you can choose to sign your child up for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesda...
Aug 16, 2010 - USA Swimming Junior Nationals Results
This past week, CAT?s Nick Alexiou , Maddie Edwards , Matt Ellis , David Morgan , Zach Perrotti , and Sydney Pickrem traveled to Irvine, CA for the USA Swimming Junior Nationals. All of our sw...
Aug 16, 2010 - CAT Masters Nationals Results
This past week Grant Johnson swam at the United States Masters Nationals in Puerto Rico. All of the years of hard work paid off for him when he took first place in the 50/100Fr and 50Bk. Great...
Aug 9, 2010 - USA Swimming Nationals Results
This past week, CAT had three swimmers compete at the USA Swimming Nationals in Irvine, CA. Even though we only had a few swimmers in the meet, they all swam great. Cameron Martin had an amazing mee...
Aug 9, 2010 - CAT Masters Update
In addition to how well our competitive team is doing, our Masters team is doing quite well too! This week, Grant Johnson will be in San Juan, Puerto Rico competing at the US Masters Summer National...
Aug 2, 2010 - Area 3/5 Results
This past weekend we had thirty four swimmers compete and excel at the Area 3/5 meet held at the North Shore Pool in St. Petersburg, FL. We were witness to some tremendous swimming from all of our ...
Aug 2, 2010 - Southern Zones Results
This past week we had four CAT swimmers participate as part of Team Florida Swimming at the Southern Zone Championships in Atlanta, GA. Needless to say our swimmers had quite the showing throughout t...
Jul 26, 2010 - Florida Junior Olympics Results Part 2
There was one result left out of last week?s article. The 13-14 Girls 400 Medley Relay that consisted of Morgan Perrotti, Sydney Pickrem, Alex Wittman, and Tatianna Anabtawi got third place. ...
Jul 26, 2010 - Florida Senior Champs Results
This past weekend we had sixteen of our Senior Group swimmers compete at the Florida Swimming Senior Championship in Sarasota, FL. CAT again excelled from start to finish. We had 2 new team reco...
Apr 4, 2009 - ALL Star Team
Thirteen CAT swimmers made the Florida Swimming All-Star team which competed this past weekend against the team from Florida Gold. The CAT All-Stars are: Taylor Katz, Ryan McRae, Morgan Perrotti, Mic...