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Dec 5, 2019 - Freund & Riva Among "25 Boys Swimmers To Watch" by NJ.com
Congrats to our own Matt Freund and Jake Riva as being named one of the "25 Boys Swimmers To Watch" by NJ.com! We are always happy to see our swimmers contribute back to their high school teams.
Nov 30, 2019 - Turkey Trials
Congratulations to all of our swimmers who braved the waves on Thanksgiving morning in our first annual Turkey Trials ! Swimmers chose from events like the 5000 Free, 4000 IM, 2000 Free, 1000 Free (a...
Nov 27, 2019 - Thanksgiving Schedule
Just a reminder that there are no practices/lessons on Thanksgiving Day (just our Turkey Trials in the am). There are normal practices Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday (make-up). Wishing our enti...
Nov 25, 2019 - Swimmers Compete at TYR Distance Distance Derby
It was another great weekend of swimming. This time it was our Senior Groups? time to shine as 18 of our Barracudas traveled to Newark Academy in Livingston to compete at the TYR Distance Derby . Whi...
Nov 24, 2019 - First Annual TURKEY TRIALS!
Are you ready for a challenge? Do you want to swim for a good cause? Come swim at the first annual TURKEY TRIALS and earn your bragging rights! The swim will take place on Thanksgiving morning and l...
Nov 18, 2019 - Adventurous Swims at Treasure Island
Swimmers from our Junior and Intermediate groups had an amazing meet at the 2019 Treasure Island meet at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence over the weekend. Our 27 attending barracudas amassed an...
Nov 14, 2019 - Caps & Clothing Orders Are In!
Team caps ordered through California Beach Hut are in, as are the clothing orders! TeamConnection, the clothing vendor, mistakenly sent ALL items to us instead of shipping them directly to your homes....
Nov 3, 2019 - Season Rolling On with Some Fun Times
It was an exciting week at NJB! Along with some challenging training and Halloween, our swimmers took a break for some peer mentoring by our Seniors, and our Juniors and Intermediates hit the (bowling...
Oct 31, 2019 - Calendar Changes
We were notified that KRHS will be doing some maintenance in preparation for the upcoming high school season. Please note the following changes to our practice schedule: (This) Saturday 11/2- Practice...
Oct 28, 2019 - Happy Halloween!
As a reminder, there will be no practices on Thursday, 10/31. Happy Halloween!!!
Oct 28, 2019 - Team Pictures on Tuesday!
SchoolCraft will be at practices this Tuesday night for Team Pictures. We would like to have all Swim Team members present. Individual shots will be taken of everyone; purchasing pics is optional. You...
Oct 21, 2019 - Competition Season Kicks Off at Fall Festival of X-Cellence
Our meet season started off with a bang at the Fall Festival of X-Cellence, hosted by X-Cel Swimming at Princeton University over the weekend. Our 43 attending swimmers joined hundreds of others from ...
Oct 9, 2019 - Got Gear?
Complementary T-Shirts: Any swimmer or coach who did not get their shirt on Try-On Night will get them at practices. This is a different design that?s available for everyone on the team store. Team S...
Oct 7, 2019 - NJB Coaches attend 44th Annual Eastern States Coaches Clinic
NJB Coaches attended the 44 th Annual Eastern States Coaches Clinic in Cherry Hill this past weekend. One of the most respected swim coaches? clinics in the United States, coaches enhanced their...
Oct 6, 2019 - Team Swag! Store Now Open!
Parents, siblings, and friends- show your team spirit! We are proud to announce this season?s clothing line, with similar products and designs as last season as well as a few new items. Visit our team...
Sep 30, 2019 - No Practices This Sat (Eastern States Clinic)
There will be a modified practice schedule this upcoming weekend while some of our coaches attend the 44 th Annual Eastern States Coaches Clinic : Friday Night @Blair (Coaches Ray, Pete, & Kristen) ...
Sep 30, 2019 - Team Suits & More!
Time to suit-up! Team Suits, Caps, Goggles, and more: California Beach Hut, our team?s suit vendor, will be at KRHS during practices next Tuesday, 10/8. We will still be using last season?s suit, the...
Sep 18, 2019 - TVRC Pool- Practices To Begin on Sunday
Good news to report: it appears that the pool at TVRC is fixed! We plan on resuming our normal schedule there beginning this Sunday, 9/22 . Tonight's Intermediate practice will be held at KRHS from 5...
Sep 4, 2019 - Fall/Winter Season to Begin; Time to Dive Back In!
Our Fall/Winter Season is here! Welcome back to all of our returning swimmers, and welcome to all of our new swimmers! All practices and Lessons are set to begin the week of September 9th. Remember th...
Aug 22, 2019 - Langley Competes at 90th Annual AC Pageant Open Water Swim
Congratulations to our own Joshua Langley on his fantastic finish at the 90th Annual Atlantic City Pageant Swim on Saturday August 17. The annual open-water is a 1.2 mile swim in the Atlantic ocean....
Aug 10, 2019 - Riva Makes Finals at Futures!
August typically offers one of the few respites for swimmers to kick back and enjoy some down-time from training and competing. Typically. That break came a little later for our own Jake Riva as he jo...
Aug 8, 2019 - Registration & Tryouts Going On Now!
Registration for the 2019-20 Fall/Winter are going on now! We are offering: Swimming lessons for little ones Pre-Team for those swimmers who want to get prepared for being on a swim team Competitive s...
Jul 28, 2019 - Bezold, Kern, and Ruddy Shine at Junior Olympics
Top Swimmers from around our LSC went head-to-head in a competitive four-day NJ Swimming Junior Olympic Championships at Rutgers University this past weekend. Swimming in timed finals, Billy Ruddy ...
Jul 23, 2019 - Russell & Riva Impress at Speedo Super-Sectionals
Congratulations to our own Sam Russell and Jake Riva for their great swims at the Eastern Zones Speedo Super-Sectionals at Rutgers University. They joined hundreds of the top swimmers from around th...
Jul 15, 2019 - Kern & Maruska Take Firsts at Silver Bronze Championships
It was a great weekend of swimming at this summer?s NJ Swimming Silver/Bronze Championships at the Berkeley Aquatic Center of Excellence in New Providence. Our 16 swimmers dove in and earned Top Place...
Jul 1, 2019 - Swimmers Sizzle at Jeffrey Mace Memorial
This past weekend, two of our swimmers qualified for and swam at the 29 th Annual Jeffrey Mace Memorial at Rutgers University. The meet was attended by elite swimmers from New Jersey, New England, ...
Jun 29, 2019 - Big (Long) Swims at Friday Night at the Races
Competition wrapped up after three consecutive Fridays of swimming at this season?s Friday Night at the Races, hosted by Berkeley Aquatic Club in New Providence. Our 23 attending swimmers joined their...
Jun 8, 2019 - Swimmers “Go Long” In Practice!
Stepping up our training by going long! Nice job to our swimmers as they hit the long course pool for some intense training.... A special thanks to our friends at Berkeley Aquatic Center of Excellence...
May 30, 2019 - Make-Up Practices
We've been able to acquire some pool time to make-up for the lost practices this week due to the storms: SWIM TEAM (Juniors, Intermediates, and Seniors)- This Saturday 9:00-11:00 am @Blair LESSONS (...
May 29, 2019 - Tonight’s Practices/Lessons Canceled
Due to the extreme weather including Tornado, Flood, and Lightening warnings in Blairstown, we will be canceling practices and lessons tonight. We are attempting to reschedule them on Saturday am. On...
May 16, 2019 - Friday Night's Practice Moved to Berkeley on Saturday
Just a reminder that Friday night's practice will be on Saturday from 12:00-1:30 at Berkeley Aquatics for long-course training. Per calender, the other dates are: Saturday 6/8 Sunday 6/16 Address: Be...
May 12, 2019 - First Meet of the Long-Course Season!
With a sign that summer is indeed on its way, our first meet of the Long Course season was a big success! Our 14 attending swimmers joined their peers from 9 other teams at the May Warmup Meet at Ru...
May 2, 2019 - NJB Seniors to Swim in College
With May 1st in the books, many of our seniors have committed to swim for their schools in September. Lafayette College, Rochester Institute of Technology, East Stroudsburg University, Ramapo College,...
Apr 1, 2019 - 2019 Eastern Zones Speedo Sectionals!
A fellow NJ coach quipped, ?Tell your kids to slow down!? NJB was well- represented at this season?s Eastern Zones Speedo Sectionals at Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY. Our 10 swimmers joined hundreds ...
Mar 25, 2019 - New Records, Best Times at Junior Olympics!
Congratulations to our little ?Cudas who qualified for NJ Swimming?s 14& Under Junior Olympic Championships at Rutgers this past weekend. Our three swimmers had a great weekend, earning Career Best ...
Mar 20, 2019 - NJB Finishes 6th at NJS Swimming Senior Champs!
It was another great showing this weekend at the NJ Swimming Senior Championships at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence. Our attending swimmers, the most since the team began, earned personal best ...
Mar 13, 2019 - Barracudas Banquet
Our 2019 Barracudas Banquet will be on Thursday 4/11 at the Farmstead Golf & Country Club in Lafayette. Please join us celebrating another successful season. It will be a fun night of food, dancing,...
Mar 5, 2019 - NJ Swimming 13&Over Silver Bronze Championships
Our swimmers had another stellar showing at this season?s 13&Over Silver Bronze Championships at the Berkeley Aquatic Center in New Providence over the weekend. Our 19 attending swimmers earned person...
Feb 25, 2019 - Spring/Summer Programs Are Here!
The North Jersey Barracudas offer three different opportunities to help swimmers reach their goals in the pool this spring/summer. For the swimmer that is not quite ready for the commitment and inte...
Feb 18, 2019 - Gold Earned at 12&Under Silver/Bronze Meet
Our 12 & Unders had another good showing this past weekend at the Silver Bronze Championships at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence. Our 12 attending little ?Cudas earned 32 Career Best Times in thei...
Feb 11, 2019 - Loving Our Performances at BB Mine Meet
Our swimmers concluded their regular meet season with some great performances at this season?s Will You BB Mine meet at Raritan Valley Community College. Our 20 attending swimmers took top places, e...
Feb 6, 2019 - NJB Swimmers Help Their Schools at Sussex County Championships
The Sussex County Championships at Kittatinny Regional High School on February 2 nd pitted about 150 swimmers from 8 area teams against one another in a meet of fast swimming. The meet was observed b...
Feb 4, 2019 - Reminder: Schedule Changes
This week of February 4 we go back to our schedule of alternating between Blair and Kittatinny. Lessons & Pre-Team will change to Kittatinny on Thursdays during our 7:00-9:00 time-slot (Mondays' Pre-...
Jan 28, 2019 - A Busy Weekend of Fast Swimming
It was a busy weekend of swimming for our NJB swimmers as they competed at the Pro Bowl at Berkeley Aquatic Club in New Providence, while some of our seniors also swam for their respective high scho...
Jan 24, 2019 - Jake Riva- One of the "Best Junior Boy Swimmers in NJ"
Our own Jake Riva has been selected by NJ.Com as one of the "Best Junior Boys Swimmers in NJ". Please go to their web page and cast your vote for him at the bottom of the page! Feel free to share! ...
Jan 8, 2019 - Exciting Swims at Winter Festival!
Our NJB swimmers traveled north to compete at the Winter Festival at Valley Central High School in Montgomery, NY last weekend and returned home with 110 Career Best Times , 58 Silver Times , 36 ...
Dec 18, 2018 - NJB Shines at Holiday Classic
In what has become the premier mid-season meet for the region?s finest swimmers, athletes from across New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York went head-to-head at Rutgers University for the Holiday Cl...
Dec 15, 2018 - Holiday Party!
SAVE THE DATE! Come one, come all! We will be having our Holiday Party again this year: When: Friday 12/28/18 Where: Blair Academy 6:00-7:00 Swimmers (all groups!) will be in the pool for a Relay C...
Dec 3, 2018 - Swimmers Begin Holiday Season With a Splash!
Our NJB swimmers joined eight other teams in a weekend of fast swimming at the annual Holiday Splash at the Berkeley Aquatic Center of Excellence in New Providence. Our 18 attending swimmers made th...
Nov 21, 2018 - Great Swims at Treasure Island
A great weekend was had by our 14 & Under swimmers who joined others from 10 different teams at this season?s Treasure Island meet at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence. The 47 splashes by our attend...
Nov 19, 2018 - Swimmers Go The Distance
Our 13&Over swimmers joined athletes from 6 other teams for a challenging competition at the TYR Distance Derby at Newark Academy in Livingston over the weekend. A total of 30 NJB splashes yielded t...
Nov 16, 2018 - Weather Updates for Friday 11/16
Some weather-related updates: Distance Derby update: Tonight's session of 500s have been rescheduled to Sunday evening. See the Meet Page for details. There is no meet tonight. Friday Night practice...
Nov 13, 2018 - Need a Tech Suit?
California Beach Hut is once again hosting their Annual Fit Session with Speedo on November 24. The regional Speedo Rep will be there with all of the different tech suit styles and will size every...
Oct 30, 2018 - Happy Halloween- No Practices
As a reminder, there will be no practices on Wednesday 10/31. Happy Halloween!!!
Oct 22, 2018 - 'Cudas Go for Gold in First Outing of the Season
The Barracudas kicked off their competition season at Go for the Gold , joining a couple of hundred swimmers from 10 different teams at Raritan Valley Community College over the weekend. Our 28 atten...
Oct 16, 2018 - Clothing Store Open thru Monday 10/22
Parents, siblings, and friends- show your team spirit! We are proud to announce this season?s clothing line, with similar products and designs as last season as well as a few new items. Visit our team...
Oct 10, 2018 - Team Suits, Clothing, Gear!
Time to suit-up! Team Suits, Caps, Goggles, and more: California Beach Hut, our team?s suit vendor, will be at Blair Academy during practices next Wednesday, 10/17. This season?s suit is the TYR Mira...
Sep 27, 2018 - Chuck Warner Seminar: Swimming in College
CHUCK WARNER: THE PROCESS & POSSIBILITIES of SWIMMING IN COLLEGE Sunday Oct. 7, 3-5:30 PM at the WWAE Family Empowerment Center, Bound Brook NJ This is a great seminar to help inspire your swimmers to...
Sep 26, 2018 - More Than Just Fast Swimming...
A special shout-out to our seniors for running a great Starts & Turn Clinic for our younger swimmers-what a great night! Their patience and guidance were admirable as they lead our Juniors and Interme...
Sep 20, 2018 - Swim Team Pictures, Parent Meeting, and Turns Clinic!
Please mark your calendars: Next Tuesday 9/25 we will have a modified schedule during our normal practice time at Kittatinny to accommodate Team Pictures, a Parents? Meeting, and more. Please plan ...
Aug 8, 2018 - Registration Now Open!
Registration for the 2018-19 Fall/Winter are going on now! We are offering: Swimming lessons for little ones Pre-Team for those swimmers who want to get prepared for being on a swim team Competitive ...
Aug 6, 2018 - Riva and Russell Compete at USA Swimming Futures Championships
Over 700 swimmers from 13 states are converged on SwimRVA in Richmond, VA for the USA Swimming Futures Championships from August 2-5. This was one of four championship meets taking place last weeken...
Jul 30, 2018 - NJB Swimmers Compete at JOs
Congratulations to our swimmers for qualifying for this season?s long course JOs at Rutgers, and on some great swims there. Jake Riva had a good weekend swimming the 100 Fly and 100 Free, dropping 1....
Jul 17, 2018 - Swimmers Finish Strong at Silver/Bronze Championships
It was an exciting weekend of swimming at the NJ Swimming Silver/Bronze Championships at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence. Our 28 attending swimmers rocked the blocks! Our Barracudas had 89 splashe...
Jul 8, 2018 - Swimmers Shake Things Up at Luau Meet!
Aloha! Our swimmers competed at the Scarlet Luau Meet at Princeton University over the weekend, once again swimming personal best times, top places, and more! Regarding times, in most cases the entry ...
Jun 30, 2018 - Swimmers Hit the Water at Lake Mohawk Pool
Swimmers hit the water some early morning training at the Lake Mohawk Pool. It was a beautiful morning to rack up some distance in the long course pool! Nice work, everyone!
Jun 22, 2018 - Friday Night at the Races: Night 2
Night two of Friday Night at the Races at Berkeley Aquatic yielded more great swims! Our ?Cudas grabbed finishes up front with 18 Top-10 places by Jake Riva (2 nd in 50 Free and 200 IM); Nathaniel Ke...
Jun 16, 2018 - "And... They're Off!" Friday Night at the Races: Night 1
Our first meet of the Long Course season kicked off last night at the first of three Friday Night at the Races at Berkeley Aquatic Center in New Providence. Swimmers of all ages from 9 different tea...
May 27, 2018 - Happy Memorial Day!
There are NO PRACTICES on Monday in observance of Memorial Day.
Mar 30, 2018 - Barracudas Banquet!
Our 2018 Barracudas Banquet will be on Friday, April 20, 2018 at the Farmstead Golf & Country Club in Lafayette. Please join us celebrating another successful season. It will be a fun night of food...
Mar 28, 2018 - NJB Swimmers Recognized for their High School Achievements!
Our 15 and overs not only had a great season with us this year, they also contributed significantly to their high school teams? successes. With numerous school records broken, ?Athletes of the Month? ...
Mar 27, 2018 - Riva & Russell Rock It at Speedo Sectionals
Samantha Russell and Jake Riva traveled to Ithaca College for a 4 day weekend of fast swimming at the 2018 Speedo Sectionals. Hundreds of the region?s top swimmers from the over 100 teams in attendanc...
Mar 20, 2018 - 13& Overs Stand Out at Senior Open Championships
Some of the top swimmers in the LSC came together last weekend for some fast swimming at the NJ Swimming Senior Open Championships at Berkeley Aquatic Center, in New Providence. Our 7 qualifying swimm...
Mar 12, 2018 - 11-14s Have Record Swims at JOs
We are proud of our 5 swimmers for qualifying for this season?s 11-14 JOs at Rutgers University over the weekend. They joined hundreds of swimmers from about 60 different teams for a weekend of fast s...
Mar 5, 2018 - Little 'Cudas Represent at JOs!
Congratulations to Reese Berg, Ty Hollar, and Nathaniel Kern for qualifying for 10 & Under Junior Olympics, held at the Peddie School in Hightstown over the weekend. Coaches and swimmers braved No...
Feb 26, 2018 - 13 & Overs Stand Out at Silver Bronze Championships
In between sessions on day one, a coach from another team approached one of our parents wearing an NJB shirt. ?Wow, your team is doing great!? he said? The 13&Overs really showed up to swim at the 20...
Feb 19, 2018 - 12 & Unders Kick-Start Championship Season
Our Championship Season started off with a bang this weekend at the NJ Swimming 12&Under Silver/Bronze Championships at Berkeley Aquatic Center in New Providence. Our 14 qualifying swimmers left it al...
Feb 11, 2018 - Swimmers Compete with Heart at BB Mine Meet
Swimmers from 11 teams took to the pool at Raritan Valley Community College this weekend to compete in the Will You BB Mine meet. It was a great weekend for NJB. Our 30 attending swimmers garnered top...
Feb 7, 2018 - Speedo Tech Suit Sizing Day
California Beach Hut will be hosting a special on Speedo Tech Suits and Sizings this coming Saturday. Many of our swimmers will be at a meet then, but thought we would share. Hi Coaches and Parent Rep...
Jan 30, 2018 - Swimmers Shine at Winter Cup
It was a busy weekend for our swimmers who got their fill at the Winter Cup at the Clifton Boys? and Girls? Club. They joined 15 other clubs in a weekend of fun competition, and swam away with First P...
Jan 9, 2018 - Swimmers Ring in New Year at Winter Festival
Officially 5 months into our season and NJB continues to impress--this time beyond the waves of New Jersey. Heading out to the NDAC Winter Festival in Montgomery, New York this past weekend, our 37 at...
Dec 28, 2017 - Holiday Party!
Coaches, swimmers, and their families came out for a fun night celebrating the holidays at our annual Holiday Party. Swimmers joined ranks to compete against one another in a series of fun relays and ...
Dec 19, 2017 - Great Swims at Holiday Classic
In what has become the premier mid-season meet for the region?s finest swimmers, athletes from across New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York went head-to-head at Rutgers University for the 31 st Ann...
Dec 9, 2017 - Schedule for the Holiday Week
Hello everyone, As we enter into the Holiday season, a few notes. The schedule for the week off from school is as follows (all are regular times at Blair except where noted): Fri 12/22- Practices Sat...
Dec 4, 2017 - Beginning the Holiday Season with a Splash
Berkeley Aquatic Center in New Providence was the site for their BAC Holiday Splash over this past weekend. Athletes from 15 different teams competed across all age groups. The Barracudas had an amazi...
Nov 22, 2017 - Happy Thanksgiving!
Just a reminder that there are no practices, Pre-Team, or lessons on Thanksgiving Day (11/23). All other practices this weekend are on as scheduled. Wishing you a harvest of blessings, good health, an...
Nov 21, 2017 - Swashbuckling Good Times at Treasure Island
Our Barracudas were well-represented at this season?s BAC Treasure Island meet at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence on Saturday. It was all hands on deck as our attending 30 swimmers earned top plac...
Nov 14, 2017 - Lessons & Pre-Team: Session 2 Reg Opens 11/15
The current Pre-Team & Swim session (Session 1) ends on 12/7 for Pre-Team and 12/14 for Lessons. Registration for Session 2 (January-March) opens this week, as follows: Current Participants- open thi...
Nov 2, 2017 - Schedule Changes Beginning 11/6
Just a reminder that beginning Monday 11/6 all programs move to Blair Academy due to pool availability at Kittatinny (as listed in the pre-season information). Our regular schedule (Kittatinny/Blair) ...
Oct 30, 2017 - Monstrous Swims at Berkeley's Splash
The Barracudas attended the Monster Splash at Berkeley Aquatics in New Providence over the weekend, proving they?ve dusted off the cobwebs and are prepared for some scary-good times this season. The m...
Oct 16, 2017 - Swimmers Celebrate Great Swims at Fall Festival
Our ?Cudas kicked off the 2017-2018 Short Course Season in great form at this season?s Fall Festival of X-Cellence this weekend at Princeton University. Hundreds of swimmers from over 30 teams were in...
Oct 12, 2017 - Club Recognition- Congrats NJB!
Congrats to the North Jersey Barracudas for being recognized in USA Swimming?s Club Recognition Program (Level 1) . This recognizes clubs that demonstrate a commitment to long term club growth, deve...
Oct 8, 2017 - NJ Swimming Adopts New Tech Suit Policy
NJ Swimming overwhelmingly adopted a new policy regarding the use of tech suits at the fall House of Delegates meeting yesterday at Raritan Valley Community College. The new rule bans the wearing of t...
Oct 4, 2017 - NJB Athlete Reps Meet Olympian Ryan Murphy
?I hope my swimming life continues and I become an Olympian when I grow up,? wrote 8-year-old Ryan Murphy. ?I hope I will break records. I want to be the best swimmer in the world. The end." Olympian...
Sep 27, 2017 - Team Suits, Caps, Clothing Orders, & More...
Time to suit-up! Team Suits, Caps, Goggles, and more: California Beach Hut, our team?s suit vendor, will be at Blair Academy during practices next Wednesday, 10/4 . Our suit from last season has bee...
Aug 7, 2017 - Russel & Riva Compete at Zones Senior Championships
Two of our swimmers joined some of the top swimmers in the northeast this past week, competing at the Eastern Zones Senior Championships at the Burt Flickinger Athletic Center in Buffalo, NY. Swimmers...
Aug 1, 2017 - Barracudas Have Great Swims at JOs
We are proud of our swimmers who qualified for and competed at this season?s Long Course Junior Olympics at Rutgers last weekend. Jake Riva swam the 50 Free, placing 10 th , and a 23 rd spot in his ...
Jul 20, 2017 - Sharma & Maruska Earn Gold at Silver/Bronze Championships
When 7-year-old Nathaniel Kern finished first in his heat of the 100 Back, he slapped the water and raised his pointer in the air. ?I feel like a professional!?, he explained to Coach Julie afterward....
Jul 5, 2017 - Friday Night at the Races: Night 3
Our ?Cudas closed out the three-night series with a bunch of great swims, including a slew of first-time swims and 60% of the rest of the splashes resulting in Career Best Times. Top Places were earne...
Jul 5, 2017 - Swimmers Sizzle at Rutgers
While much of our team was busy at Night 3 of Friday Night at the Races , a few of our swimmers went head-to-head with some of the toughest competition our region has to offer. About 37 different tea...
Jun 29, 2017 - Friday Night at the Races: Night 2
Night Two of Friday Night at the Races had some exciting races, Career Best Times, and more! Top Places were swum by Peyton Bates (8th in the 50 Back); Sam Russell (1st in the 50 Back, 2nd in the 100 ...
Jun 20, 2017 - Friday Night at the Races: Night 1
Night one of this three-night meet at the Berkeley Aquatic Center is in the books! Our ?Cudas started things off right, earning several top places. Sam Russell had a stellar night, taking firsts in th...
Jun 13, 2017 - Swimmers Go Long at Summer Solstice
Our swimmers joined seventeen other teams for the Summer Solstice meet at Rutgers University this past weekend. This first long course meet for us bore NJ Gold and Silver times, Top-8 finishes, and ...
Jun 5, 2017 - Reminder: Check Calendar Carefully
Families are reminded to check the calendar tab on our website for changes; to date there haven?t been many but with school coming to a close there will be some (previously scheduled and otherwise). P...
May 1, 2017 - New Dryland Program Begins
Dryland begins for our senior group! First, we?d like to introduce our new Dryland Coach, Colin Cummins! Coach Colin has been involved in athletics since a young age. After playing football, basketba...
Apr 10, 2017 - Annual Awards Banquet Was Rocking!
Our First Annual Awards Banquet this past Friday night was a big success! Our 90 or so attendees enjoyed video presentations, season overviews, a delicious dinner provided by Cesco?s, a DJ and dancing...
Apr 10, 2017 - NEW! Video Tab
All active accounts are welcomed to check out the new Video Tab on our website! You must be logged in to view content. Go here Enjoy!
Apr 3, 2017 - Riva & Russell Compete at Speedo Sectionals
Sam Russell and Jake Riva competed at the Eastern Zones Speedo Sectionals at Ithaca College over the weekend. Some of the best swimmers in the Northeast qualified for this four-day event, and we wer...
Mar 21, 2017 - Swimmers Finish Up Season in Style at JOs
Our 14&Unders built upon the success of our older swimmers with some great performances at the New Jersey Swimming Junior Olympics held at Rutgers over the weekend. Our three qualifying swimmers? 15...
Mar 12, 2017 - Senior Championships No Peddie Matter
Four of our senior swimmers help put us on the map this weekend with some stellar swims at the NJ Swimming Senior Championships at the Peddie School in Hightstown, NJ. Their 28 splashes earned them 12...
Mar 6, 2017 - Barracudas Rock The Blocks at 13&O Silver Bronze Championships
A fantastic performance by our 24 attending swimmers at the 13 & Over Silver Bronze Championships at the Berkeley Aquatic Center over the weekend; everyone was on! Our 125 splashes earned 46 Top-10 fi...
Feb 23, 2017 - Spring/Summer Programs Coming!
The North Jersey Barracudas offer two different opportunities to help swimmers reach their goals in the pool this spring/summer. For the swimmer that is not quite ready for the commitment and intensit...
Feb 20, 2017 - Swimmers Earn Their Medal at Silver/Bronze Championships
A great showing by our swimmers who finished their season at the 12 & Under Silver/Bronze Championships this past weekend at Raritan Valley Community College! Our 12 attending swimmers medaled, earned...
Feb 13, 2017 - Swimmers Strike It Rich at Heart of Gold
Our 10 & Under swimmers had a great day at the Heart of Gold meet at Lyndhurst High School this weekend. The 7 attending swimmers finished with top places, Career Best Times, and even a few JO times. ...
Jan 31, 2017 - Swimmers Get Their Fill at Winter?s Cup
North Jersey Barracudas had a great showing at the Winter Cup held at the Clifton Boys? & Girls? Club over the weekend. Our 31 attending swimmers amassed top places, Career Best Times, and more. Despi...
Jan 10, 2017 - Barracudas Make a Splash at New Years Meet
Our swimmers joined eight other NJ teams for the 3-day SVY New Years Splash meet at Raritan Valley Community College this past weekend. The post-holiday outing bore NJ Gold and Silver times, Top-3 f...
Jan 1, 2017 - Welcome Baby Cameryn!
Welcome to the world Cameryn Elizabeth Cummins !!! Arrived at 5:00pm today, 9lbs. 6oz., 21.0 inches. Congratulations to Coach Julie and husband Colin!!!
Dec 29, 2016 - Great Time at First Annual Holiday Party
A great time was had by all at our First Annual Holiday Party ! A special thanks to our Parents Committee for all their efforts! Next up: NY's Splash at Raritan Valley Community College...
Dec 21, 2016 - Holiday Practice Schedule
Practices for this Holiday Season are as follows: Friday 12/23- Practices as usual Saturday 12/24 (Christmas Eve)- No Practices Monday 12/26- Practices as usual Tuesday 12/27- Practices as usual...
Dec 21, 2016 - Holiday Party!
Our newly-formed Parents' Committee has organized our first Holiday Party ! Come one, come all! When: Wednesday 12/28 Where: Blair Academy 6:00-7:00 Swimmers (all groups!) will be in the pool for a...
Dec 21, 2016 - TeamUnify Upgrade
A Message from TeamUnify: We will be performing system maintenance tomorrow Wednesday December 21st. It will begin at 10:00 PM Pacific Standard Time(PST). This upgrade will take about 30 minutes to co...
Dec 19, 2016 - Swimmers Put NJB on the Map at Holiday Classic
In what has become the premier mid-season meet for the region?s finest swimmers, athletes from across New Jersey and as far away as Maryland and upstate New York converged on Rutgers University for th...
Dec 5, 2016 - Swimmers Have Great Times At Lehmann Meet
It was a day of great swimming at the Caitlin Lehmann Memorial swim meet at the Secaucus Recreation Center this weekend. The Barracudas were well-represented with 29 swimmers who garnered 26 Top-6 pla...
Nov 22, 2016 - Thanksgiving Weekend Practices
There is no practice on Thanksgiving Day 11/24; all other practices will be held at their usual times. Wishing all of our Barracudas families a wonderful Thanksgiving- enjoy!
Nov 15, 2016 - Swimmers Find Gold At Treasure Island
About 35 Barracudas swam at the BAC Treasure Island meet at the Berkeley Aquatic Center in New Providence this weekend. Despite some great competition, NJB earned top 3 Places with great swims by Peyt...
Nov 10, 2016 - Team Picture Night!
School Craft will be taking our team photos for our very first season as a team! Even if you are not interested in purchasing a package, we would like for you to attend- we are hoping for 100% attenda...
Oct 31, 2016 - Barracudas Go Long at BAC Halloween Meet
About 20 of our NJB swimmers hit the pool at the Berkeley Aquatic Center of Excellence in New Providence this weekend to scare up some good times at their Silver/Bronze Halloween Meet. For many of the...
Oct 31, 2016 - Swimmers X-Cel at the Fall Festival
Our 10 attending Barracudas joined some of the top swimmers in NJ at this year?s Fall Festival of X-Cellence at Princeton University over the weekend, earning Top Spots, 11 Career Best Times, Gold cut...
Oct 27, 2016 - KRHS Pool Opens! Modified Schedule for Halloween Week
The KRHS pool is now open for business! Some of the renovations include an upgraded filtration system, a new HVAC system, new halogen lights, tile work, a fresh coat of paint, and more. Schedule for...
Oct 24, 2016 - Halloween- No Practices
There will be no practices on Monday 10/31. Happy Halloween!!!
Oct 10, 2016 - Swimmers Meet Olympic Gold Medalist Maya Dirado
Barracudas attended Meet the Olympian Day hosted by NJ Swimming over the weekend. This year's olympian was Maya Dirado, gold medalist from the 2016 Rio Olympics. Swimmers got to hear a presentation fr...
Oct 9, 2016 - Swimmers Dust Off Cobwebs at Hall-O-Ween Meet
Despite being a slightly chaotic outing with the meet format being condensed, our 44 attending swimmers swam great in our first-ever meet as a new team! Some earned Top Places , Career Best Times , ...
Oct 3, 2016 - 41st Annual Eastern States Swim Coaches Clinic
Coach George has returned from attending the 41st Annual Eastern States Swim Coaches Clinic . One of the most respected clinics in the United States, it is hosted by some of the top coaches from arou...
Sep 13, 2016 - Meet the Olympians Day at RVCC
Meet Maya DiRado, 2016 Olympic Gold Medalist & SPEEDO Ambassador New Jersey Swimming and Speedo are proud to announce Maya DiRado, a 2016 Olympic Gold Medalist, will be our featured US Olympian at th...
Sep 11, 2016 - Suit Try-On Night
California Beach Hut will be at practices this coming Friday 9/16 between 6:00- 8:00 so folks can get sized and order their competition suits, team caps, and more. The TYR Andromeda will be our suit t...
Sep 7, 2016 - "Meet & Greet" Parents' Meeting
Parents are invited to attend an informal "Meet & Greet" with our coaching staff on this Friday, 9/9 from 7:00-8:00 pm at Kittatinny Regional High School. Space will be limited, so parents only please...
Sep 4, 2016 - KRHS Pool Renovations Ongoing
Kittatinny's pool renovations are behind schedule, and will likely not be done until late October. Practices scheduled there have been moved to Blair instead (practices will now be at Blair exclusivel...
Aug 10, 2016 - Welcome To Our New Team!
We are excited to introduce our new club team, the North Jersey Barracudas ! We are a year-round, competitive swim team in northwest New Jersey. Our mission is to provide our athletes with the skills...