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Aug 2, 2021 - Call for Board Members
Good evening, We are looking for a new board member! Please let us know if you are interested! Join a great group of people and help support the Bennington Marauders! Email Sarah Callanan at sarahca...
Jul 29, 2021 - Accounts!
Hi everyone, Accounts have been updated! All accounts with credit cards stored will be charged on August 1. Thank you, Nicole
Jul 11, 2021 - Guppies for Week of 7/12 and 7/19
Good afternoon, We have two home meets coming up on 7/13 and 7/20. Guppies for those two days will be moved to Friday, July 16th and Friday, July 23rd. Thank you for your understanding! Nicole
Jun 28, 2021 - Practice Tuesday
There will be no practice on Tuesday, June 29. Guppies will be the only class that is held 6:00 to 6:30 PM.
Mar 13, 2021 - Season Update
Good afternoon, I hope you are all enjoying this sunny weekend. I do miss those spring like temperatures we had earlier in the week. We have less than a week left in this season. It is hard to belie...
Feb 1, 2021 - Practice Cancelled-Monday, February 1
Good afternoon, Practice is cancelled for tonight. The Recreation Center is closing early due to impending weather. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 11, 2021 - Swimming Starts Today!
Good morning, We are so excited that we can resume swimming today! Please remember to wear your masks at all times when entering and exiting the building. Only swimmers are allowed into the building....
Jan 2, 2021 - Winter Swimming Update
Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday. A very different holiday for us but there was still so much joy, love and happiness. We are excited to announce that we are starting again on ...
Nov 24, 2020 - Marauders Update
Good afternoon, I hope you are all doing well. We miss the kids and hope they are staying busy and active during this time. I am writing to provide you with an update regarding Marauders practices. ...
Oct 28, 2020 - Rensselaer County
Good morning, Rensselaer County is now red so all swimmers living in that county are not permitted to be at Bennington Recereation Center activities. Sorry for the inconvenience. You can check the fol...
Oct 23, 2020 - Schedule Reminder
Good morning, Just a reminder that practice on Friday ends at 6:30 pm for all levels. The only group this affects is Level 3. Level 3 will practice from 5:15-6:30. Practice on Saturday will be from 8:...
Oct 14, 2020 - Changes to Schedule and Locker Room Use
Good afternoon, I hope you all had an opportunity to enjoy this gorgeous day. I am writing as we do have some changes in our schedule moving forward. Monday-no changes Tuesday/Thursday-no change...
Oct 13, 2020 - Guppies Canceled for Today
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that Guppies is canceled for today. Megan is not feeling well. We are hoping to see you all on Thursday! Sorry for the inconvenience. Nicole
Oct 12, 2020 - Practice-Monday, October 13th
Good morning! We do have practice today! See you all tonight. Thank you, Nicole
Sep 28, 2020 - Practice Cancelled!
We just received notice that the pool is closing for the night due to a fecal incident. We apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Sep 7, 2020 - Practice Updates!
Good afternoon, We are very excited to start practice tomorrow at 5:00 pm. Just a reminder that all Guppy participants must have a parent in the water with them. This is a Recreation Center/YMCA rule...
Sep 4, 2020 - Fall 2020 Information
Sep 3, 2020 - Bennington Marauders Board Meeting
Good evening, We are writing to let you know that we have scheduled a board meeting for Thursday, September 3rd at 5:00 pm. A Zoom link and agenda will be coming. Thank you, Bennington Marauders Bo...
Aug 6, 2020 - Edit to Exciting News...
One small change to the last email I sent. We will not have practice on Wednesdays. The email should have stated the following as our practice times: Monday: 6-8 pm Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 5-7 pm ...
Aug 6, 2020 - Exciting Swimming News!
Good afternoon, We have exciting news to share! We are able to resume our swim season beginning Tuesday, September 8th! In order to submit a plan to the Recreation Center and Town of Bennington, we n...
May 18, 2020 - Vermont State Championship Update
Good morning, I hope you are all doing well and staying healthy. I am writing to provide you with an update from the Vermont Swim Association. I have pasted the email from them that was sent out la...
May 16, 2020 - Towel Day!
Towels will be available again from 3-6 pm. These towels are for all fall, winter and guppies swimmers. My address is 3 Greenview Drive in Bennington. See you soon! Nicole
May 13, 2020 - Towels-Fall Swimmers
Towels are for fall swimmers too!
May 13, 2020 - Towels!
Good afternoon! I hope you are all enjoying this chilly but beautiful weather. I have many boxes of towels that we purchased for your swimmers as a year end gift. We have them out again today and will...
May 3, 2020 - Towels!
Good afternoon! I hope you are all enjoying this beautiful weather. I have many boxes of towels that we purchased for your swimmers as a year end gift. I am in the process of sorting them and would l...
Apr 16, 2020 - Checking In!
Dear Families, I hope you are all staying well during this time of uncertainty. I know you all miss swimming and many other things at this point. While I wish I had better news, our initial start dat...
Mar 13, 2020 - Recreation Center Update
Good evening, Many of you may have seen the post from the Recreation Center yesterday regarding them being closed today for a possible COVID-19 exposure. I wanted to let you know they are reopening t...
Mar 13, 2020 - Masters meet cancelled
Masters meet for Saturday, March 28th has been canceled and will be rescheduled for the fall. Thank you, Nicole
Mar 13, 2020 - Banquet Cancelled
Good morning, I am writing to let you all know that our banquet scheduled for Thursday, March 19th has been cancelled. With the rapid spread of the coronavirus, it is in our best interest to limit la...
Mar 12, 2020 - Golds Update
It is with great sadness that I write this note. We received notice that Adirondack will not be able to host our Gold Championships this year. The spread of the virus has shut down any possibility of ...
Mar 2, 2020 - Last Day of Practice-March 12, 2020
Good morning, I am writing to make sure that you all know that the last day of practice for our winter season will be on Thursday, March 12th. In the meantime, please be sure to let us know if you wi...
Feb 13, 2020 - Practice canceled
Practice is cancelled for Thursday, February 13, 2020.
Feb 7, 2020 - No Practice-Friday, February 7, 2020
Practice is cancelled for Friday, February 7, 2020.
Feb 6, 2020 - Practice Canceled 2/6/20
Practice is canceled for Thursday, February 6. Enjoy the snow day.
Jan 19, 2020 - Reminder - No Practice on Monday or Tuesday
Just a reminder that there will be no practice Monday, January 20th and Tuesday, January 21st. Also there will be no practice on Saturday, January 25th due to our away swim meet.
Jan 7, 2020 - Results from the Starfish Trophy Invitational
The Marauders started the new year with impressive results. Sixteen swimmers traveled to RPI in Troy, NY this past weekend for the 3-day Starfish Trophy Invitational meet. Placing in the top 16 for th...
Jan 5, 2020 - No Practice-Monday, January 6
Practice is canceled for Monday, January 6th due to the home high school meet.
Jan 2, 2020 - Practice is on!
Good evening, There will be practice tomorrow and on Saturday morning for those swimmers not attending the swim meet. Normal schedule for both days. Thanks! Nicole
Jan 2, 2020 - Winter Season!
Our winter season begins tonight! We are excited to see all of you! Please note that past due invoices were just sent out. If you received one, please try and remedy your invoice asap. New charges fo...
Dec 30, 2019 - Practice Cancelled 12/30/19
Good morning! The Recreation Center will be closing at 2 PM today so there will be no practice on Monday, December 30. We will see you on Thursday, January 2!
Dec 23, 2019 - Practice Schedule for 12/23-12/30
Good morning, I hope you are all ready for the holidays! Below is our practice schedule for the remainder of our fall season. Be sure to let us know if you will be joining us for the winter session (...
Dec 17, 2019 - Practice Canceled
Practice is canceled for today. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Dec 15, 2019 - Monday, December 16-Practice Canceled
I apologize for the late notice but there will be no practice on Monday, December 16th due to a home high school meet. See you on Tuesday.
Dec 10, 2019 - Thursday, December 12th-Practice Cancelled!
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you know that there will be no practice on Thursday, December 12th due to a home high school meet. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 6, 2019 - Practice Cancelled
Practice is canceled for today. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Dec 1, 2019 - Practice cancelled for 12/2
Practice is cancelled for December 2nd. Enjoy the snow day!
Nov 27, 2019 - Practice Updates: November 29/30
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that there is no practice on Friday, November 29th. Happy Thanksgiving! We will be holding a Guppies make up session on Saturday, November 30th. The norm...
Nov 19, 2019 - No Practice-Tuesday, November 19
Good morning, There is no practice today. Enjoy the snow! Thanks, Nicole
Nov 18, 2019 - Error Schedule
Good morning, The last email should have said there is no practice on Saturday , November 23! Thanks, Nicole
Nov 18, 2019 - Practice Schedule for Week of 11/18
Good morning, There are two changes for the practice schedule this week. Please see below. Thursday, 11/21: No Guppies. There will be a make up session on Friday, November 22nd. If you are normall...
Nov 11, 2019 - Practice Today!
The pool is open today! We do have practice! See you soon!
Oct 27, 2019 - Select board meeting
Good evening, We just wanted to let everyone know that there will be a select board meeting tomorrow night beginning at 6 PM. While we do not have any changes for our current season, there could be ch...
Oct 27, 2019 - Happy Halloween! No Practice!
Good afternoon, I hope you are enjoying a lazy Sunday! I am writing to let you know that practice for Thursday, October 31st will be cancelled. Happy Halloween to everyone! Thank you, Nicole
Oct 22, 2019 - Practice Cancelled!
Hi! Practice is cancelled. Pool is closed for the day. Thank you, Nicole
Oct 3, 2019 - Fall/Winter Information 2019-2020
Good morning, We are excited to announce the details of our upcoming fall/winter 2019-2020 season. We are officially starting the season on Tuesday, October 15th at 5:00 pm! All new swimmers are als...
Sep 17, 2019 - SAVE THE DATE!
Good morning, We are excited to annouce that fall swimming will begin on Tuesday, October 15th. Details regarding practice times will be coming soon! Thanks, Nicole
Aug 1, 2019 - Pizza Party Tonight!
Good morning, We are having a pizza party starting at 5:00 pm tonight! This is open to all swimmers. Levels 1, 2 and 3 should plan on swimming from 4:15-5:00 pm today. Level 4 will swim from 4:00-5:0...
Jul 1, 2019 - Change in dryland practice
Due to the upcoming holiday on July 4th, we will be holding dryland practice on Wednesday, July 3 at 5:40 pm. There will be no swim or dryland practice on Thursday, July 4th. Have a great holiday! ...
Jun 27, 2019 - Practice Today (Thursday, June 27)
Jun 25, 2019 - Districts T-Shirt Order Information
ONLINE STORE OPEN FOR SVSL DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP LOGOWEAR - Deadline: July 7, 2019 . If your swimmer is participating in the District Championships in Rutland on July 27, they will want one of the...
Jun 23, 2019 - Summer Swimming!
Good afternoon, I hope you are all enjoying this beautiful sunny day. Our summer program will officially begin tomorrow! We are excited to see all of you! We will be offering dryland to our summer pr...
Jun 17, 2019 - Spring Swimming Is Over!
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you all know that spring swimming ended on 6/13. We will be taking a short break this week. However, we will have our first home meet on 6/22 and summer practices ...
Jun 13, 2019 - Summer 2019 Information
May 7, 2019 - Dryland cancelled for today
Unfortunately, we need to cancel dryland for today. The first dryland practice will be on Thursday at 4:15 PM. Sorry for the inconvenience.
May 5, 2019 - Dryland Practice Schedule
We are excited to announce that dryland practices will start again! Practices will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:15 to 4:45 PM. This is open for levels 1 through 4. Please come prepared and...
Apr 28, 2019 - Spring Swimming!
We are excited to announce that spring swimming will begin tomorrow! I will be moving the guppies to Mondays and Thursdays from 5:15 to 5:45 PM. All other levels will practice three days per week on M...
Apr 25, 2019 - Board Meeting: April 30, 2019
Mar 29, 2019 - We still need help!
We still need help for the Masters meet tomorrow morning. Its a quick meet and a great way to help our friends! Please let me know if you can help. We will really need folks between 9:30 AM and noon. ...
Mar 25, 2019 - Banquet Reschedule Information
Good evening, We have rescheduled our banquet for Thursday, March 28 from 5 to 7 PM at Shaftsbury Elementary School. Please email Nicole at [email protected] as soon as possible with the ...
Mar 24, 2019 - Banquet Canceled
We are sorry to inform you that we will need to cancel the banquet for tomorrow but we are planning to reschedule for this week. We will update you all soon with details. Thank you, Nicole
Mar 19, 2019 - Results from Golds!
The Bennington Marauders completed their winter season last weekend at the Gold Championships held at RPI in Troy, NY. Eleven swimmers made the time cuts to compete at this high level meet. Four of th...
Mar 12, 2019 - Last Day of Practice!
Good morning, Our last day of practice for the winter season will be Thursday, March 14th! We will finish up around 7:15 pm and have a small party immediately after to celebrate the end of the season...
Mar 8, 2019 - Marauders in the News!
The Marauders made the news! Check it out! https://www.benningtonbanner.com/stories/marauders-prepare-for-golds-at-rpi,567002 Nicole
Mar 7, 2019 - Practice Updates
Good morning! I am writing to let you all know that the last day of practice for the winter season will be Thursday, March 14th. All groups will be invited to attend on this day. Guppies: 6:45-7:15 ...
Mar 4, 2019 - Silver Championships
The Marauders were busy competing at the Silver Championships this past weekend at RPI in Troy, NY. Twenty six swimmers attended the event and 15 placed in the top 10. Emily Tibbetts: 4-100 IM, 7-5...
Feb 28, 2019 - PRACTICE ANNOUNCEMENT
Good morning, Just a reminder that all groups are invited to practice tonight. Level 1: 6:15-6:45 Level 2: 6:45-7:15 Level 3: 6:15-7:15 Level 4: 6:15-7:15 We will finish up a little early for a pizz...
Feb 25, 2019 - Schedule for Week of 2/25
Good morning! Below is the practice schedule for the week of 2/25: Monday: No changes Tuesday: No changes Thursday: Level 2 is invited to come at 6:45 pm; Pizza party to follow Friday: No Practice S...
Feb 17, 2019 - Practice Schedule for Week of 2/18
Good morning, Below is the revised schedule for the week of 2/18. Monday: No Practice: President's Day Tuesday: Guppies 5:45-6:15, Level 1 5:15-5:45, Level 2 5:45-6:30, Level 3 5:15-6:15, Level 4 5...
Feb 12, 2019 - Practice Cancelled 2/12/19
Practice is cancelled for today (2/12/19). Stay safe and warm.
Feb 11, 2019 - Results for the Piranhas Pentathlon Meet
The Marauders were back in the pool this past weekend at the Shenendehowa School for the Piranhas Pentathlon. Twenty swimmers competed at the event and 7 placed in the top 8. Placing for the Marauders...
Feb 7, 2019 - Dryland Training Cancelled
Good morning, Dryland training is cancelled for today. The Recreation Center is renovating the downstairs so it is closed for the remainder of the week. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nic...
Jan 31, 2019 - No Dryland Tonight!
There will be no dryland tonight. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Jan 30, 2019 - Stingray Splash Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy swimming this past weekend at the Stingray Splash in Saratoga, NY. Twenty one swimmers competed and 8 of those swimmers placed in the top 8. Placing for the Marauder...
Jan 22, 2019 - Cabin Fever Results
The Bennington Marauders braved the snow and the cold and competed at the Cabin Fever Invitational in Ballston Spa this past weekend Twenty swimmers were present for the event and 15 placed in the top...
Jan 16, 2019 - Changes to the Practice Schedule
Good morning, I just wanted to remind everyone of some cancellations. Friday, January 18th-No practice, high school meet Saturday, January 19th-No practice, away Marauders meet Monday, January 21st-...
Jan 14, 2019 - Canajoharie Results
The Marauders were back in action this past week in Canajoharie, NY. Seventeen Marauders travelled to compete in the Canajoharie Developmental meet. Placing in the top 6 for the Marauders was: Perr...
Jan 8, 2019 - No Practice-Saturday, January 12 and Monday, January 14
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that there will be no practice on Saturday, January 12th due to an away swim meet and on Monday, January 14th due to a home high school meet. Sorry for the ...
Jan 3, 2019 - Friday, January 4-No Practice
Good morning, There will be no practice on Friday, January 4th due to a home high school meet. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 2, 2019 - 2019 Winter Information
Good afternoon, We hope you all had a very Happy New Year! We will begin our winter season on Thursday, January 3rd. The schedule will remain the same as the fall season. Please let us know as soon a...
Dec 19, 2018 - Practice Schedule: Week of 12/24
Good morning, As the holidays quickly approach, we do have some scheduling changes. Monday, December 24-No Practice Tuesday, December 25-No Practice Wednesday, December 26: Guppies: 5:15-5:45; ...
Dec 13, 2018 - Practice Cancelled for Today (Thursday, December 13)
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that practice is cancelled for today due to a biological incident at the pool. I apologize for the inconvenience. Guppies will have a make up session on Sat...
Dec 11, 2018 - No Practice-Friday, December 14
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that there will be no practice on Friday, December 14 due to a home high school meet. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 7, 2018 - Practice Schedule-Saturday, December 8th
Good morning, Please see below for changes for practice on Saturday, December 8th. Level 1: 10:00-10:30 am Level 2: 9:15-10:00 am Level 3: 9:00-10:00 am Level 4: 9:00-10:30 am
Dec 5, 2018 - Super Splash Results
Nineteen swimmers from the Bennington Marauders swim team competed at the December Super Splash meet last weekend. The meet was held at Union College in Schenectady. Eleven of the 19 swimmers placed i...
Nov 29, 2018 - No Practice-Saturday, December 1
Good evening, I am writing to let you know that practice is canceled for Saturday, December 1 due to the away swim meet. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 27, 2018 - No Practice-Tuesday, November 27
Good morning! Practice is cancelled for today due to the snow day. See you all Thursday! Thank you, Nicole
Nov 21, 2018 - No Practice: Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that there will be no practice on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23. We will have practice as usual on Saturday, November 24. I'm grateful to y...
Nov 16, 2018 - Practice Cancelled-Friday, November 16, 2018
Good morning, Practice is cancelled for today. Public schools are closed. Enjoy your snow day! Nicole
Nov 14, 2018 - Pilgrim's Pride Results
The Bennington Marauders were back in action this past Saturday at the Pilgrim's Pride meet held at RPI in Troy, NY. Nineteen swimmers participated and 11 of those 19 placed in the top 10. Placing ...
Nov 13, 2018 - Making the news!
Good morning! Be sure to check out the Bennington Banner this morning! https://www.benningtonbanner.com/stories/bennington-marauders-set-for-new-season,556269 So proud of this team!
Nov 9, 2018 - Bathing Caps!
Good morning, Today is the last day to order personalized bathing caps. Please let me know by 5 pm today if you plan on ordering caps. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 6, 2018 - Saturday, November 10th-Practice Canceled
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you know that there will be no practice on Saturday, November 10th due to the away swim meet. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 2, 2018 - Bathing Cap Order!
Good morning! We are doing a bathing cap order! This only happens once or twice a year so please order now if you are in need of team caps. The caps will have our team logo and your swimmer's last na...
Sep 20, 2018 - 2018-2019 Fall/Winter Information
Good morning, We are excited to announce the details of our upcoming fall/winter 2018-2019 season. We are officially starting the season on Tuesday, October 9th at 6:15 pm! All new swimmers are also...
Jul 31, 2018 - Summer Banquet!
Please join us for our summer banquet on Tuesday, August 7th from 6-7:30 pm. Location: Willow Park (Lower Pavilion) Address: Behind Nemer (car dealer) RSVP: By Friday, August 2nd We are having a potl...
Jul 25, 2018 - Practice Cancelled-Wednesday, July 25
Swim is canceled today. Pool is closed. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Jul 25, 2018 - No Dryland, Thursday, July 26th
Dryland has been cancelled for Thursday, July 26th. Thank you, Nicole
Jul 25, 2018 - Thank you!
The Bennington Marauders Board would like to thank you for your help and support at last night's meet. Your willingness to sign up for a job, donate concession items and be available is recognized and...
Jul 22, 2018 - Ads Due Soon!
Ads due by Wednesday, July 25th. Please help support the Marauders! We are asking each family to please get at least one ad. Personal ads at $5 are also a great way to support the team and wish your s...
Jul 19, 2018 - No Practice Tonight!
Good morning! There will be no practice tonight due to the away swim meet. Thank you, Nicole
Jul 17, 2018 - Woodstock Meet Rescheduled
Good morning! The Woodstock meet has been rescheduled for Thursday. Please let us know if you can still make it on Thursday. And if you weren't signed up but would like to, please let me know asap! ...
Jul 17, 2018 - Revised Practice Schedule for the week of 7/16
Good morning, The swim meet that was scheduled for today has been moved to Thursday, July 19th. Please see the changes to the practice schedule below. There will be practice tonight - 7/17/18. Guppies...
Jul 15, 2018 - Ad Sales!
Great day to be selling ads! You can also buy a personal ad for just $5 to wish your swimmer good luck at states! Ad pricing is as follows: Personal $5 Business card size $15 Quarter page $35 Half pag...
Jul 12, 2018 - Drawing Contest!
Calling all artists! We need a cover for our Vermont State Swim Program! All entries will be due by July 25th. Must be drawn on 8.5 x 11" size paper. Will be printed as black and white. Information t...
Jul 12, 2018 - Ads! Ads! Ads!
Just a friendly reminder about selling ads for the Vermont State Swim Program! I haven't received any yet but I am guessing you are all collecting them now and planning to send me a handful :) Below i...
Jul 11, 2018 - Headline News!
Hi everyone! We made the paper again! Please check out the Banner link below! https://www.benningtonbanner.com/stories/marauders-see-individual-success-at-home-meet,544441 Have a great day! Nicole
Jul 10, 2018 - States T-Shirts-Order Deadline!
Hi All, Just a quick reminder that the DEADLINE to order States t-shirts is THIS THURSDAY, July 12th. Here is the link to order: https://fmtswimteam18. itemorder.com/ Thank you, Nicole
Jul 5, 2018 - T-shirt Order for States
Below please find a link to the order form for 2018 VSA State Championship Meet T-Shirts. T-Shirts must be ordered by NEXT THURSDAY, JULY 12TH. Once you have ordered your t-shirts, they will be av...
Jul 3, 2018 - Summer Fundraiser!
Good morning! We are officially doing the program for the State meet again! It's time to start selling ads ! Below is information describing the ad sizes and pricing. All dollars collected by our t...
Jul 2, 2018 - Tuesday, July 3-No Practice
Good evening! There will no practice tomorrow, Tuesday, July 3 due to the away swim meet. See you all soon! Nicole
Jun 26, 2018 - Tuesday, June 26th: No Practice
Good morning, There is no practice today due to an away meet. See you all at practice tomorrow! Thank you, Nicole
Jun 13, 2018 - Summer Information-Typo
Good morning! I had a typo in my email yesterday. We will be on break next week. All summer swimmers are invited to come this Thursday and Friday (June 14 and 15), NOT June 21 and 22. Thank you, Ni...
Jun 12, 2018 - 2018 Summer Swimming Information
May 29, 2018 - No Dryland: Thursday, May 31
There will be no dryland on Thursday, May 31. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
May 28, 2018 - No practice!
Rec center is closed today! No practice!
May 21, 2018 - Summer Swimming!
Good afternoon, Summer swimming will officially start on Saturday, June 23! Yes, there is a meet that day! For those of you that are planning on swimming this summer, please join us for the last week...
Apr 21, 2018 - Spring Swimming!
Good morning! Spring swimming starts on Monday! We are excited to see all of you again! Schedule is as follows: Guppies: Mondays (5:30-6:15 pm); Fridays (4:45-5:30 pm)-classes have been assigned Level...
Mar 13, 2018 - Snow Day-No Practice
Good morning, Practice is canceled for today due to the weather. See you all on Thursday! Thank you, Nicole
Mar 12, 2018 - Last Day of Practice-Thursday, March 15th
Good afternoon, Please note that our last day of practice is Thursday, March 15th. We will finish practice at 7:15 pm that day. There will be a pizza party immediatly following. Please help us wish t...
Mar 8, 2018 - Practice Canceled for 3/8
Practice is canceled for today. Enjoy the snow!
Mar 5, 2018 - Silver Championships
The Bennington Marauders competed this past weekend at the Silver Championship meet in Clifton Park, NY. Twenty three swimmers traveled for the meet and 14 of them placed in the top 8. This was the fi...
Mar 2, 2018 - Winter Season Ends Thursday, March 15
Hi! Our Winter season will officially end on Thursday, March 15th. We will celebrate that night with a pizza party! Please be sure to sign up for the banquet. The banquet will be held on Thursday, Ma...
Mar 1, 2018 - Pizza Tonight!
Hi there! We will be having a pizza party tonight at 7:15 pm to celebrate all of our swimmers going to the Silver Championship meet this weekend. All swimmers are invited to attend. We should be fi...
Feb 27, 2018 - Fall/Winter Banquet
Good morning, We have sent out an invite for our annual Fall/Winter banquet. The event will take place on March 22nd at 5:30 pm at the Shaftsbury Elementary School. It will be catered by Ramunto's. W...
Feb 26, 2018 - Practice Schedule for Week of 2/26
Good morning, We have some schedule changes for the week due to the championship meet this weekend. Monday-normal practice Tuesday-normal practice Thursday-Level 1 and 2 is invited to come this day....
Feb 13, 2018 - Practice Schedule for Week of 2/19
Good morning, We have some practice changes for this week and next week. Please see below for details. Saturday, February 17-No Guppies. Make up classes for these groups will be held on Tuesday, Feb...
Feb 12, 2018 - Piranhas Pentathlon Results
The Bennington Marauders were back in action on Sunday, February 11th at the Piranhas Pentathlon in Clifton Park, NY. Six of the 22 swimmers from the Marauders placed in the top 8. Placing for the Mar...
Jan 29, 2018 - Stingray Splash Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy this past Sunday at the Stingray Splash held at Skidmore College. Eight swimmers were able to place in the top 8. Placing for the Marauders was: Alexina Dolmetsch...
Jan 28, 2018 - Practice-Monday, January 29
Good morning! There will be no practice tomorrow due to a Home high school meet. It is the last one of the season! Levels one and two should come on Thursday at 6:15 PM (level 1) and at 6:45 PM (lev...
Jan 25, 2018 - Practice Cancelled
Practice is cancelled due to a biological incident. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 19, 2018 - No Practice-Friday, January 19, 2018
Good morning! Just a reminder that there is no practice today due to a home high school meet. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 19, 2018 - Canajoharie Developmental and Chris Goody IMX Meet Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy this past weekend. On Saturday, January 13th, 11 swimmers from the Marauders competed at the Canajoharie Developmental meet in Canajoharie, NY. Placing in the top 10...
Jan 16, 2018 - Practice Updates
Hi! We are planning on having practice tonight unless conditions deteriorate significantly. Dryland will be held at 5:30 pm. Please keep in mind we might need to start practice a few minutes late due...
Jan 12, 2018 - No Guppies-Saturday, January 13th
Due to the unpredictable weather tomorrow, we are cancelling the Guppies classes. You are welcome to come on Tuesday or Thursday of next week at 6:15 pm or 6:45 pm. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank...
Jan 12, 2018 - Practice Schedule for Week of 1/15
Good morning, There will be no practice on Monday, January 15th due to the holiday. All level 1 and level 2 swimmers are welcome to join us on Tuesday, January 16th. Level 1 should come at 6:15 pm an...
Jan 8, 2018 - Practice Schedule-We are Back on Track!
Good morning, Thank you for your understanding this past week with the cancellations. We try to make decisions that keep our swimming families safe. We have modified the schedule a bit this week to m...
Jan 5, 2018 - Saturday, January 6 Practice Canceled
Due to the extreme cold, we are canceling practice for Saturday, January 6th. We apologize for the inconvenience. Stay warm. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 4, 2018 - Thursday and Friday Practice
Practice is cancelled for today. No practice tomorrow due to the home high school meet. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you.
Jan 3, 2018 - Level 1/Level 2 Makeup Class & No Practice Friday, January 5
Good morning, I am writing to let all of you know that there will be no practice on Friday, January 5th due to a home high school meet. Level 1 and Level 2 will have a makeup class on Thursday, Janua...
Jan 2, 2018 - Guppies Cancellation
The Guppies classes will be cancelled for tonight, January 2nd. The pool water is only 77 degrees. Not to worry the "dragons" have been fixed and the pool should be warm again soon.
Dec 21, 2017 - Friday, December 22-No Practice!
Good morning, Just a friendly reminder that there is no practice on Friday, December 22nd due to a home high school meet. We will have practice on Saturday! Thank you, Nicole
Dec 18, 2017 - Dryland for Week of 12/18
Good afternoon, Dryland will be held on Thursday, December 21 from 5:30-6:00 pm. There will be no dryland on Tuesday, December 19th as we will be caroling at CLR. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 14, 2017 - Reminder: No Practice on Friday, December 15
Good morning, There is no practice on Friday, December 15th due to a home high school swim meet. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 12, 2017 - Practice Cancelled-Tuesday, December 12th
It has been our practice to cancel swim when school is canceled. Therefore, there is no practice today. Thank you!
Dec 11, 2017 - Christmas Caroling!
Good afternoon, We are moving our caroling event from Tuesday, December 12th (tomorrow) to Tuesday, December 19th. If you haven't signed up yet, there is still time! Please join us to spread holiday...
Dec 8, 2017 - Home Swim Meet
Good morning! Warmups for the home meet will be from 9:00-9:15 am. We are hoping to start the meet between 9:30 and 9:45 am. We will be finished by noon. Please sign up for a job and a concession ite...
Dec 4, 2017 - December Super Splash Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy this past weekend competing at the December Super Splash at Union College in Schenectady. Placing in the top 10 for the Marauders was: Dominic Nuccio: 7th-50 free...
Dec 4, 2017 - Dryland Training
Good morning, We will not be holding dryland training this week. Starting next week and for the remainder of the season, dryland will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-6:00 pm. Thank you...
Dec 4, 2017 - Cash Calendar Winners!
Hi! I am writing to say thank you for making our last fundraiser so successful! We sold 432 calendars for a total of $2,160. Our top 3 fundraisers were: Shay Callanan-54 Devin Deets-25 Dominic & Fa...
Dec 2, 2017 - Coaching Update
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you know of some upcoming coaching changes. As many of you know, Tim's last day was today. He has been a huge asset to this program and we are going to miss him. H...
Dec 1, 2017 - Cash Calendars!
Hi! Cash calendars are due by 5:30 pm tonight! Please turn everything in by then! Thank you for your support. Nicole
Dec 1, 2017 - Thirty One Bundle! Holiday Shopping Made Easy!
Tomorrow is the last day for our 31 fundraiser. Please consider getting this great bundle for you and your swimmer! Please see the attachment. All proceeds will benefit the swim team. Thank you! Nico...
Nov 29, 2017 - 31 Party Open House
Good evening! Just a reminder that there will be a 31 party open house at practice tomorrow night! Get your holiday shopping done! Proceeds will benefit the team! Thank you, Nicole
Nov 26, 2017 - Cash Calendars Due 11/30 and Thirty-One Fundraiser
I hope you all had a very Happy Thanksgiving! Cash calendar entries are due by Thursday, November 30th. Please submit all entries and dollars to Nicole or Sarah. There is still time to sell. We are ho...
Nov 23, 2017 - Happy Thanksgiving! Let Us Help You Get a Head Start On Your Holiday Shopping!
Hi Parents! We hope you all had a very Happy Thanksgiving! We want to help you get a head start on your holiday shopping! Black Friday starts now! Here is your chance to get involved (we hope you...
Nov 22, 2017 - Cash Calendar Update!
We have been selling our cash calendars for just over one week and we are happy to see swimmers asking folks to support the swim team, however we are only at about 10% participation! We are looking f...
Nov 20, 2017 - Harvest Invitational Results
Good evening! Please click the link below for the results from the Harvest Invitational. http://adirondackswimming.org/Meets%202017-2018/results20171118adbspa%20harvest%20invitational.pdf Thank you,...
Nov 20, 2017 - Team Caps
Hello! We are getting ready to place an order for customized swim caps. The cost per swimmer is $26 and includes 2 silicone caps with our team logo and the swimmer's last name. Please let me know if ...
Nov 17, 2017 - Cash Calendars!
Hope you are all selling your cash calendars! They are $5.00 each. We are hoping for 100% participation and it is our goal to have each swimmer sell 5. Please bring all completed forms and money to pr...
Nov 15, 2017 - High School Meets
Good evening, I wanted to make you aware of some upcoming dates that will impact our schedule. The high school will be hosting meets on the following dates: 12/15, 12/19, 1/5, 1/9 and 1/19. We will ...
Nov 15, 2017 - Saturday Practice
Good morning! I am writing to let you know that there is no practice for Levels 1,2,3 or 4 on Saturday, November 18. The guppies will still have their lesson as scheduled. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 12, 2017 - New and Exciting Fundraiser!
Good morning! We are excited to announce that we will be starting an easy and fun fundraiser tomorrow! It doesn't get much better than that! Starting tomorrow, we will be handing out cash calendars f...
Nov 10, 2017 - Bennington Recreation Center Policies
Dear Parents, Swimmers and Coaches; As the new swim team season begins, we would like to remind you all of a few simple rules/policies. 1. NO street shoes allowed on pool deck. You may bring ...
Oct 27, 2017 - Halloween-No Practice!
Hi there, I am writing to let all of you know that there will no practice on Tuesday, October 31! Enjoy your night of trick or treating! Thank you, Nicole
Oct 18, 2017 - Bennington Marauders Parent Information
Dear Bennington Marauders Parents and Members, As our team grows and we continue to expand our program we seek to establish some guidelines. These guidelines help to guide the organization and ensure ...
Oct 3, 2017 - 2017 Swim Schedule
Hi everyone! Below is the revised schedule for the fall season! We have added a Saturday sesson for Level 1. All Level 1 swimmers can choose two days per week. We have also added a Saturday Guppies s...
Sep 22, 2017 - 2017-2018 Fall/Winter Season
Good morning, We are excited to announce the detail of our upcoming fall/winter 2018 season. We are officially starting the season on Tuesday, October 10th at 6:15 pm! All new swimmers are also enco...
Aug 1, 2017 - Summer Banquet!
Please join us for our summer banquet! Please note the event has been changed to Wednesday, August 9th! Location: Willow Park (Lower Pavilion) Address: Behind Nemer (car dealer) RSVP: By Tuesday, Aug...
Aug 1, 2017 - Last Day of Practice!
Good morning, Just a friendly reminder that Thursday, August 3rd will be our last day of practice! We will end practice with a pizza party! We hope to see you all then! Thank you, Nicole
Jul 28, 2017 - No practice today!
Just a reminder that there is no practice today!
Jul 27, 2017 - Dryland is canceled due to weather
Good Afternoon, Dryland training will be cancelled today, due to bad weather. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Thanks Jeanette
Jul 23, 2017 - Ads for our Home Swim Meet Program
All ads are due today! They will be printed in our home meet program this Tuesday. Please send all ads to me by 9:00 pm tonight at [email protected] Thank you, Nicole
Jul 20, 2017 - Summer Information
Good evening, Our summer season is quickly coming to an end! I just wanted to remind you all that personal and/or business ads for the meet program (Tuesday's home meet) are due by Saturday. Please s...
Jul 18, 2017 - Home Meet Program!
Good morning! Our last home meet is quickly approaching. We are offering parents the opportunity to purchase a personal ad to be placed in our meet program. The ad is 1 inch by 3.5 inches and will co...
Jul 15, 2017 - Requirements for States
Hi there, I just wanted to send a friendly reminder that swimmers must attend 3 meets prior to the State meet and qualify for the meet. The qualifying times can be found on our website under to Board...
Jul 9, 2017 - Tuesday, July 11th-No Practice
Just a reminder that there is no practice on Tuesday, July 11th due to the away swim meet. Please plan on arriving by 4:30 pm for warmups at the Manchester pool. Directions can be found under the even...
Jul 7, 2017 - Last chance officials training
For any parents who are interested in becoming an official there is a training on Monday June 10th. It is in Quechee Vermont from 5:30-7:30. Our team can definitely use some more officials. Feel free ...
Jun 20, 2017 - Baseball Hats!
Good afternoon, We will be distributing baseball hats to all fall/winter 2016-2017 participants on Thursday, June 29th and Friday, June 30th from 4:30-5:30 pm. Please plan on picking up your hat then...
Jun 15, 2017 - Spring Swimming Ends Today!
Good morning! Today is the last day of spring swimming! We will be taking one week off and our summer program will start on June 26th. Thank you, Nicole
May 25, 2017 - Memorial Day, Monday May 29th
Good morning! Just a reminder that the Recreation Center is closed on Monday, May 29th for Memorial Day. All classes are cancelled. Thank you, Nicole
May 4, 2017 - Spring Swimming Schedule and Cost
Good morning! We are just a few days away from the start of our spring swimming session. We are excited to see all of you next week! The cost for Levels 1-4 will be $100 and Guppies will be $72. The...
Apr 29, 2017 - Spring Swimming!
Good morning! Our Spring season is about to start. Below is the schedule for the upcoming season! Guppies: Monday (5:15 and 5:45); Tuesday/Thursday (6:15 and 6:45) Level 1: Monday (5:45-6:15); Tuesd...
Mar 21, 2017 - Gold Championship Results
The Bennington Marauders completed their season this past week at the Gold Championships held at RPI in Troy, NY. Placing in the top 16 for the Marauders was: Zoey Zazzaro: 10th-100 Free Molly Harper...
Mar 14, 2017 - Practice Cancelled-Tuesday, March 14th
Practice is cancelled for today. Enjoy the snow! Nicole
Mar 14, 2017 - Last Day of Practice!
Good evening! I hope you all enjoyed your snow day! Our last day of practice will be on Thursday, March 16th. All levels are invited to attend practice at 6:15 pm. Guppies will be held as scheduled....
Mar 6, 2017 - Silver Championship Results
The Marauders were busy this past weekend at the Silver Championship meet at RPI. Twenty four swimmers attended the meet and 14 placed in the top 16. Placing for the Marauders was: Elyse Altland: 9...
Mar 2, 2017 - Week of March 3/13 Practice Schedule
March 13: Groups 1/2: 5:15-6:15 pm Group 3: 5:15-6:15 pm Group 4: 5:00-6:15 pm March 14: Guppies (Thursday 6:15 pm class): 6:15 pm Guppies (Thursday 6:45 pm class): 6:45 pm Guppies (Saturday only ...
Feb 28, 2017 - Level 1-Invited to practice on Thursday, March 2
Good morning! We are inviting Level 1 to attend practice on Thursday, March 2 from 6:30-7:15 pm. All levels including Guppies will be invited to stay for pizza from 7:15-7:45 pm. Thank you, Nicole
Feb 27, 2017 - Bluefins Last Chance Meet
Feb 24, 2017 - Make Up Classes!
Good morning! We are so sorry for the cancellations this week. We have done our best to reschedule classes that were missed. Guppies (Thursday 6:45/Friday 5:00 class) Please come: 2/24 from 4:45-5:3...
Feb 23, 2017 - Pool Closed-Thursday, February 23
Good morning, We were just informed that the pool will be closed today as well due to the filter issue. We will be offering make up classes once we know when the pool will reopen. Sorry for the inco...
Feb 22, 2017 - Practice Canceled - Pool Closed
Practice is canceled today. The pool is closed due to a filter and pump issue.
Feb 13, 2017 - Monday, February 13 Practice Cancelled
Good morning! Practice for tonight has been cancelled. Level 1swimmers are invited to come to practice tomorrow at 6:15 pm. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Feb 9, 2017 - Thursday, February 9-Practice Cancelled
Good morning, Practice has been cancelled for today. See you all tomorrow. Thank you, Nicole
Feb 7, 2017 - February Vacation Schedule
Good morning, February vacation will be here before you know it! Our schedule that week has two small changes. Monday, February 20: No Practice-President's Day Wednesday, February 22: Level 1: 5:15-...
Feb 7, 2017 - Practice-Canceled
Due to the weather, practice is canceled for tonight. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 31, 2017 - Stingray Splash Results
The Marauders had a busy day last Sunday at the Stingray Splash meet in Saratoga Springs. Twenty swimmers from the Marauders competed at this event. Three of the 20 placed in the top 8. Placing for th...
Jan 27, 2017 - Reminder- No Practice Today
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Jan 26, 2017 - Practice Schedule
Good morning! We just received notification that there is a home swim meet on Friday for the high school. This will mean that there is no practice tomorrow, Friday, January 27th. Guppies that are sch...
Jan 26, 2017 - Practice Schedule-Revised
Good morning! We just received notification that there is a home swim meet on Friday for the high school. This will mean that there is no practice tomorrow, Friday, January 27th. Guppies that are sch...
Jan 25, 2017 - Cabin Fever Results
The Marauders were busy this past weekend at the Cabin Fever Invitational in Ballston Spa, NY. Thirteen of 22 swimmers placed in the top 10. Placing for the Marauders was: Lexie Pedersen: 7th-10...
Jan 24, 2017 - Practice Canceled
Practice is canceled for today. See you all on Thursday! Enjoy the snow day! Nicole
Jan 17, 2017 - Practice Cancelled
Practice is cancelled for today due to the weather. While it has not started here, it is expected to start soon and continue through our practice and commute. Level 1 is invited to come on Thursday at...
Jan 16, 2017 - Canajoharie Developmental Results
Eighteen swimmers from the Bennington Marauders competed at the Canajoharie Developmental meet this past Saturday, January 14th. Eight of the swimmers placed in the top 8. Placing for the Marauders wa...
Jan 16, 2017 - Practice Changes for Week of 1/16
Good morning! There are a few changes to the practice schedule this week. January 17-Level 1 should come from 6:15-6:45 pm. January 20-Level 2 should come from 4:45-5:30 pm. There is no practice fo...
Jan 14, 2017 - Sign Up for Stingray Splash
Please sign up for the Stingray Splash by tomorrow. Meet entries are due tomorrow afternoon.
Jan 13, 2017 - Practice Friday, January 13 and Saturday, January 14
Good morning! Just a reminder that only the Guppies, Level 3 and Level 4 are swimming today and tomorrow. There is no practice for Levels 1 and 2 today or tomorrow. Thank you, Nicole
Jan 9, 2017 - Practice Schedule for Week of 1/9
Good morning! There are some practice changes for this week. Tuesday, January 10-Group 1 will have a makeup lesson from 6:15-6:45 pm. This will be in place of the Friday and Saturday class. Friday,...
Jan 2, 2017 - Winter Season
Good afternoon! Happy New Year! We are excited to start our winter season with all of you tomorrow! Please refer to the Groups/Schedule tab for practice times. Please let us know if you have any ques...
Dec 30, 2016 - Year End Reminders
Good morning! Just a few friendly reminders for year end. 1. The last day of swimming for this session (Fall) is Saturday, December 31. 2. Our new session (Winter) will begin Tuesday, January 3rd. ...
Dec 29, 2016 - Practice Cancelled for Today 12/29/2016
Good Afternoon, Due to the winter storm warning pracitce is cancelled for today, December 29, 2016. Stay safe and we will see you tomorrow afternoon. Thanks Jeanette
Dec 28, 2016 - Chris Goody Meet
Good morning, Meet entries for the Christopher Goody meet are due to the host team today. We are participating in day 2 of the meet on January 15th. This is a good meet for exprerienced swimmers. If...
Dec 23, 2016 - Happy Holidays!
Happy Holidays! We are writing to wish all of you a wonderful holiday. We hope you enjoy your time with family and friends. Just a friendly reminder that there will be no practice today (12/23), tom...
Dec 19, 2016 - Practice Schedule Changes
Just a reminder! Please note there will be practices changes for 12/23/16-1/2/17. Practice schedule is as follows: 12/23/16-No Practice (Rec. Center is closed) 12/24/16-No Practice (Holiday) 12/26/1...
Dec 15, 2016 - Room Block for Canajoharie Meet
Good morning! We are hoping you are all planning on attending the Canajoharie meet in January! Below is information for a room block that we were able to secure for the Friday night before the meet. P...
Dec 12, 2016 - Practice Canceled
Practice is canceled for today. See you all tomorrow!
Dec 8, 2016 - 9 Days and counting...
Just nine days to go… We are less than $800 from our $5000 goal! We can do this! Thank you to everyone who is already participating! Let's do it! Also, be sure to let us know on the website if you are...
Dec 6, 2016 - December Super Splash Results
The Bennington Marauders were back in action this past weekend at Union College at the December Super Splash meet. Four of the 14 swimmers placed in the top 10. Placing for the Marauders was: Nora ...
Dec 6, 2016 - Practice Schedule: 12/23/16-1/2/17
Good evening, Please note there will be practices changes for 12/23/16-1/2/17. Practice schedule is as follows: 12/23/16-No Practice (Rec. Center is closed) 12/24/16-No Practice (Holiday) 12/26/16-...
Dec 5, 2016 - 12 days to go!
Good morning! We are just 12 days from our Swim-A-Thon! And we are less than $1400 dollars from our goal! Together as a team, we can make our goal of $5,000. Please continue to collect donations! If ...
Nov 30, 2016 - No Guppies-Thursday, December 1
Good morning! Just a reminder that there is no Guppies on Thursday, December 1. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 29, 2016 - Prizes!
Our Swim-A-Thon is less than 3 weeks away! You can win prizes while also helping our team! Below are the prizes available! Please consider helping the team! If you earn $1200+ Swim-a-Thon backpack!...
Nov 28, 2016 - Harvest Invitational Results
Seventeen swimmers from the Bennington Marauders competed at their first meet of the season on November 19th at the Harvest Invitational in Ballston Spa, NY. Nine of the 17 swimmers placed in the t...
Nov 27, 2016 - Swim-A-Thon...How is Everyone Doing?
Good morning! I hope you all had a very Happy Thanksgiving! I am writing to remind all of you of our upcoming Swim-A-Thon on Saturday, December 17th from 9-11 am! We are hoping everyone on the team wi...
Nov 23, 2016 - Practice for 11/24 and 11/25
Good morning! Just a reminder that there is no practice on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November 25th. Regular practice on Saturday! Happy Thanksgiving! Nicole
Nov 22, 2016 - 30th Anniversary Celebration!
Good afternoon! We are excited to announce that we will be celebrating our 30th anniversary on Saturday, December 17th from 12-1:30 pm at Ramunto's! This event will immediately follow the swim-a-thon...
Nov 21, 2016 - Swim-A-Thon!
Good morning! Our Swim-A-Thon is currently underway. I see more swimmers are participating. I am hoping every swimmer on our team will actively participate. Please sign up today! All donations are wel...
Nov 16, 2016 - Additional Practice Change
The Recreation Center will be closed on Friday, November 25th as well. Practice is canceled. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 16, 2016 - Holidays and Schedule Changes
Good afternoon, I am writing to inform all of you of some upcoming schedule changes. Saturday, November 19th-We will have practice even though we also have a meet. If you are not going to the meet, ...
Nov 14, 2016 - Swim-A-Thon!
Good morning! We hope you are all working on signing up for our upcoming swim-a-thon on December 17th! We have made it super easy to collect donations and pledges for this event. Simply go to our hom...
Nov 10, 2016 - Caps!
Caps are still for sale! Please let us know if you need team caps. We only do this sale twice a year. We must order in bulk so no orders will be taken after next Wednesday. Please get your orders in n...
Nov 9, 2016 - Cap Order
Just a reminder! Please send cap orders to me at [email protected]! Total cost is $30 and includes two caps with last names. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 9, 2016 - Swim-A-Thon!
Dear Marauder Members, November 9, 2016 We are excited to announce a fun event we have organized to celebrate our 30 th anniversary. On December 17, 2016, the ...
Nov 8, 2016 - Bathing Caps!
Good morning! We are getting ready to place an order for bathing caps. You will receive two silicone bathing caps with your child's last name on it. You must order 2. The cost is $30 total. Please ema...
Nov 3, 2016 - Suit Order Instructions
Good Morning, The instructions for ordering suits from the Deep End are below. Please try to place orders by November 5th. Thanks Jeanette Bennington Marauders – Team Locker Room Ordering Ins...
Oct 29, 2016 - Halloween!
Good evening! Just a reminder that there is no practice on Monday, October 31 due to Halloween! Have fun! Thank you, Nicole
Oct 24, 2016 - Events and Reminders!
Good morning! Just a few event reminders for the week! Tuesday, October 25th; 5:45-6:15 pm -Open House (come ask questions, get information, etc.). Great opportunity for all new parents. We know you...
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Oct 21, 2016 - Halloween-No Practice!
Good morning, I am writing to let you know that there will be no practice on Monday, October 31 due to Halloween! All levels are cancelled for that night! Thank you, Nicole
Oct 21, 2016 - Level 1 Monday Class Change
Good morning, We are changing the Level 1 class on Mondays to run from 5:15-5:45 pm instead of 5:00-5:30 pm. This will allow us to have two instructors at this class. Please make this change to your ...
Oct 19, 2016 - Have Questions? Come to our open house!
Good afternoon! We are sure that you still have questions regarding the program, fees, meets, etc. We will be holding an open house on Tuesday, October 25 from 545 to 6:15 PM. Board members and coache...
Sep 28, 2016 - Open house!
Please join us this Saturday, October 1 from 10:00 to 11:30 am at the Bennington Recreation Center. We are hoping to be outside but if the weather is dreary, we will be downstairs at the Recreation Ce...
Sep 19, 2016 - Revised Cost/Fees
Please note that in addition to the fees below, you will also be charged $72 for USA Swimming and $26 to become a member of the Bennington Recreation Center if you do not already have these. We will a...
Sep 18, 2016 - Fall/Winter Fees
Good afternoon! I am writing to provide all of you with the updated fall/winter fees for the season. Please let me know if you have any questions! In addition, we will be offering an open house for ...
Sep 14, 2016 - Fall/Winter 2017 Information
Good morning, We are excited to announce the detail of our upcoming fall/winter 2017 season. We are officially starting the season on Tuesday, October 11th at 6:15 pm. All new swimmers are also encou...
Aug 12, 2016 - Parade Update!
Good morning, I am writing to let you all know that we have decided to cancel our participation in the parade this weekend due to lack of participants and inclement weather. We are hoping to do this ...
Aug 1, 2016 - Pizza Party and Last Day of Practice!
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you all know that Thursday, August 4th will be our last day of practice. We will be having a pizza party at 5:15 pm that day. All Guppies and Level 1 swimmers shou...
Jul 28, 2016 - Thank you!
Good morning, I just wanted to thank all of you for my lovely birthday cards and treats! You all made my day very special and I am so thankful to have such a wonderful swim family. Thanks again, Ni...
Jul 18, 2016 - Ads, ads and more ads!
Good morning! Ads are due this Wednesday! I promise I will stop writing soon and bugging all of you about this! However, I still have 3 days! Please send your ads and payment asap! Personal messages ...
Jul 14, 2016 - Killington, Manchester, Bennington Results
Good morning! Please click the link here for the Killington meet results in the Bennington Banner today! Thank you, Nicole
Jul 13, 2016 - Killington vs. Bennington vs. Manchester Results
Shay Callanan: 2 nd -100 IM, 2 nd -25 fly, 3 rd -50 free Grace Burhans: 2 nd -100 IM, 1 st -100 back, 1 st -50 back, 3 rd -100 free Anthony Mazzola: 1 st -100 IM, 1 st -50 fly, 1 st -100 back, 1 st -1...
Jul 12, 2016 - Banner Article
Check out the article in the Banner today! Click here ! Great job Bennington!
Jul 11, 2016 - No Practice-Tuesday, July 12th
Good morning, Just a reminder that there will be no practice on Tuesday, July 12th due to the away meet. Thank you, Nicole
Jul 5, 2016 - Ads!
Good morning! Just checking in to see if you are all selling ads! They are due by July 20th! Please keep selling! All ads can be sent to me at [email protected] Thank you, Nicole
Jun 22, 2016 - Volunteering and Concession Stand
Dear Team Members, June 20, 2016 The Board of Directors is very excited about plans for the upcoming Summer Season. We are planning for the Maraurders to participate in the ...
Jun 21, 2016 - Dryland and Stretching!
Good morning! I am so excited to announce that we will be starting a dryland/stretching program for the Marauders on Monday, June 27th! This will be held at 3:45 pm on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and...
Jun 13, 2016 - Summer 2016 Information and States Room Block
Good morning! Our summer season is quickly approaching. We will begin our summer season on Monday, June 20th. The schedule will be as follows: Guppies 1: Monday/Thursday 4:30-5:00 pm Guppies 2: Mond...
Jun 3, 2016 - 2016 Summer Season
Good morning! We are happy to announce that our summer season will be starting on Monday, June 20th. Coaching for the summer season will be: Nicole Goswami, Jeanette Burhans, Jenny Parizo, Tim Russel...
May 26, 2016 - No Practice-Monday, May 30th
Good morning, I am writing to let you all know that there will be no practice on Monday, May 30th due to the holiday. This will not be rescheduled. Thank you, Nicole
Mar 22, 2016 - Thank you!
Dear Parents, Swimmers and Board Members, My family and I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for the beautiful tribute given last night in memory of my mother, Elizabeth "Betty" Goswami....
Mar 14, 2016 - Adirondack Short Course Championships Results
The Bennington Marauders completed their 2015–2016 season at the Adirondack Short Course Championships this past weekend at RPI in Troy New York. Four swimmers were able to make these extremely diffic...
Mar 10, 2016 - Last Day of Practice!
Good morning, Today is our last day! See you all tonight. Everyone is welcome to attend practice at 6:15 pm. We will be having pizza at 7:15 pm! Thank you, Nicole
Mar 8, 2016 - Thursday, March 10-Everyone is Invited!
Good morning, All levels (1-4) are invited to attend practice on Thursday, March 10th at 6:15 pm. Practice will conclude at 7:15 pm with a pizza party! There will be cookies too! Thank you, Nicole
Mar 7, 2016 - Last Day of Practice: Thursday, March 10
Good morning, I am writing to remind all of you that Thursday, March 10 is our last day of practice for the season. We will conclude practice that day with a pizza party at 7:15 pm. We hope to see you...
Feb 29, 2016 - Short Course Qualifier Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy this past weekend. Thirteen swimmers from the Marauders competed at the Short Course Qualifier meet held at RPI in Troy, NY. Five of the 13 swimmers placed in the to...
Feb 26, 2016 - Last Day Of Practice
Good morning, I hope you are all doing well. It is hard to believe but our season is coming to an end. Our last day of practice for the season will be Thursday, March 10th. All groups should plan to a...
Feb 25, 2016 - Friday, February 26
Good morning, There has been a change in plans for Friday, February 26th. I will be holding practice for Groups 1-4 from 4:15-5:00 pm. Please come if you can. Emphasis will be on diving, turns and str...
Feb 24, 2016 - Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27
Good morning, Just a reminder that there is no practice on Friday, February 26 and Saturday, February 27. We will be having a regular practice tomorrow and Group 1 is invited to attend as well. Pizza ...
Feb 22, 2016 - Cabin Fever Results
The Bennington Marauders finished their last regular meet of the season in Ballston Spa at the Cabin Fever Invitational. Twenty one swimmers competed at the event and 14 placed in the top 10. Placing ...
Feb 17, 2016 - Practice Schedule For Week of 2/22/15
Good morning, There are a few changes to the practice schedule for the week of 2/22/15. 2/25: Group 1 is invited to attend practice from 6:45-7:30 pm; Pizza party to follow for all groups (Guppies 1, ...
Feb 15, 2016 - Monday- 2/15/16: No Practice
Good morning, Just a friendly reminder that there is no swim today due to the holiday. The vacation schedule will remain in effect for the rest of the week. Please check the calendar for exact dates a...
Feb 10, 2016 - Saturday Guppy Class
Good morning, The Saturday Guppy class scheduled for Saturday, February 15th will be reschedule to Saturday, March 5th. We hope this will work for everyone. If not, please let me know and we will tr...
Feb 9, 2016 - February Vacation Schedule
Good morning, The schedule for next week will be changing due to school vacation. The changes below will only affect next week's practice schedule. Sorry for the inconvenience. The table below is not ...
Feb 2, 2016 - Stingray Splash Results
The Marauders were busy this past weekend at Skidmore College. Seventeen swimmers from the Marauders completed on January 31 st . Placing in the top 8 for the Marauders was : Dominic Nuccio: 8 th - ...
Jan 27, 2016 - Bathing Cap Sale
Good morning, Here is the email you have all been waiting for! We are holding a bathing cap sale (silicone Bennington Marauders caps with swimmer's last name) until Wednesday, February 3rd. Caps are s...
Jan 25, 2016 - Tuesday, January 26th
Due to a home high school meet tomorrow, Tuesday, January 26th, practice will now start at 6:30 pm. The schedule will be as follows: Level 2: 6:30-7:15 pm Level 3: 6:30-7:30 pm Level 4: 6:30-7:30 pm T...
Jan 21, 2016 - Canajoharie Developmental Meet Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy this past weekend in Canajoharie, NY. Nine swimmers from the Marauders competed at the Canajoharie Developmental Meet. Placing in the top 10 for the Marauders was: A...
Jan 19, 2016 - Chris Goody IMX Challege Results
The Bennington Marauders were back in action this past weekend at Union College. Nine swimmers from the Marauders competed at the Chris Goody IMX Challenge in Schenectady. Placing in the top 10 for th...
Jan 13, 2016 - Friday, January 15 and Saturday, January 16
Good morning, I just wanted to clarify that we will be holding practice on Friday, January 15 and Saturday, January 16. The practice schedule will be as follows: Friday, January 15: Level 1: 4:15-4:...
Jan 5, 2016 - 2016 Swim Schedule
Good morning! Our 2016 Winter swim program is now underway. Below is the slightly revised schedule. The only changes made were to the Guppies classes. 2016 Winter Schedule Guppies : Monday 5:45-6:15 p...
Dec 29, 2015 - Practice Is On
The Rec Center is open and our practice is on. Hope to see a lot of you there.
Dec 29, 2015 - Chris Goody Swim Meet
Meet entries are due to the host swim team tomorrow, December 30th. If you are going to partcipate please sign up by tomorrow.
Dec 21, 2015 - Monday, December 21st Practice
Good morning, Please note that there is NO practice today (Monday, December 21st) due to the home high school meet. We will have practice tomorrow. We are on our holiday schedule for the next 2 weeks....
Dec 15, 2015 - January 16/17 Meets
Good morning, Please let us know if you are planning on attending the Canajohorie meet on January 16th and the Chris Goody meet on January 17th. Attendance is quite low at this point. If there is in...
Dec 12, 2015 - Pastries and Cookie Dough Pick Up
Good afternoon, The pastry and cookie dough order will be delivered on Monday, December 14th. Please be sure to pick up your items between 6:00 pm-7:00 pm. All items must be picked up. The items will...
Dec 11, 2015 - December Super Splash Results
December Super Splash Results The Bennington Marauders were busy this past weekend at Union College. Twenty three swimmers competed at the December Super Splash. Placing the top 8 for the Marauders wa...
Dec 11, 2015 - Friday, December 11th
Good morning, Just a friendly reminder that there is no practice tonight due to the high school swim meet. There are also high school meets on 12/18 and 12/21 so please note there will be no practice ...
Dec 10, 2015 - Pool Is Open!
Pool is open! Guppies 1: 6:15-7:15 Guppies 2: 6:15-7:15 Level 1: 7-7:30 Level 2: 6:15-7:00 Level 3: 6:15-7:15 Level 4: 6:15-7:30 See you tonight! So exciting!
Dec 10, 2015 - Pool Is Open!
Pool is open! Guppies 1: 6:15-7:15 Guppies 2: 6:15-7:15 Level 1: 7-7:30 Level 2: 6:15-7:00 Level 3: 6:15-7:15 Level 4: 6:15-7:30 See you tonight! So exciting!
Dec 8, 2015 - Holiday Caroling
Good morning, We have been asked to carol again this year at CLR. CLR is located behind the hospital. They clearly loved what we had to offer last year and would like us to entertain their residents a...
Dec 8, 2015 - Tuesday, December 8
Good morning, I am sorry to report that practice is also canceled for today. We will still be caroling at 5 pm at CLR. I am hopeful we will be back in the pool Thursday. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 7, 2015 - Scheduling Changes for December-PLEASE READ!
Date Time Makeup from Date 12/10/15 Group 1: 7-7:30 pm (Jenny) 12/7/15 12/12/15 Group 1: 9:15-9:45 am (Jeanette) Group 2: 9:45-10:00 am (Jeanette) 12/11/15 12/14/15 Group 2: 5:00-5:45 pm (Jeanette) Gr...
Dec 4, 2015 - Practice Canceled-Friday, December 4th
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you all know that there is no practice tonight due to a biological incident. There will be a Group 2 make up on Saturday (tomorrow) at 9:15 am. Thank you, Nicole
Nov 30, 2015 - Fundrasier ends tomorrow!
Our fundraiser ends tomorrow! Please bring forms with you tonight or tomorrow! Thank you for all of your help! I am excited to see how well we have done! Thank you, Nicole
Nov 25, 2015 - Butter Braid Fundraiser
Good morning, We are halfway through our Butter Braid fundraiser! Please continue to sell as many items as you can! All order forms and money are due by 12/1. Thank you for helping make this fundraise...
Nov 25, 2015 - Happy Thanksgiving!
I just wanted to take this opportunity to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving. I am very thankful to be a part of this team. As a former Marauder myself, I hold this team very close to my heart. I hop...
Nov 20, 2015 - Swim Suits!
Good morning, Jill from the DeepEnd will be at the pool tonight at 4:15 pm. She will be taking orders for team suits but she will also have practice suits, caps, goggles, bungee straps, etc. Please co...
Nov 20, 2015 - Bennington Banner Article
We made the Banner today! Check it out via this link: http://www.benningtonbanner.com/sports/ci_29141373/scoreboard-wish-list-marauders And now, get selling those cookies and pastries! Thank you for ...
Nov 19, 2015 - Thanksigiving Week Schedule
Good afternoon, The Recreation Center will be closed on Thursday, November 26th for Thanksgiving! We will be offering a make up class for the Guppies and Level 2 on Saturday. Schedule is as follows: S...
Nov 18, 2015 - Under Armour, Butter Braids and Team Suits!
Good morning, I wanted to take just a minute of your time to provide you with a summary of everything that is happening this week and for the next couple of weeks. -Under Armour order closes tomorrow ...
Nov 17, 2015 - Fundraiser!
Good morning, The Butter Braid and Cookie Dough fundraiser is back! Forms will be available at practice this week. Order will be due on 12/1! We are hoping each swimmer can sell at least 5 items. We a...
Nov 17, 2015 - Pilgrim's Pride Meet Recap
The Bennington Marauders started their fall/winter season at the Pilgrim’s Pride meet on Sunday, November 15 at RPI in Troy, NY. The Marauders had a great showing and many impressive swims. Two of the...
Nov 16, 2015 - Under Armour Order Closes 11/19
Good morning, The Under Armour order will be closing on 11/19. Please order asap to ensure you get what you are looking for! Thank you, Nicole
Nov 11, 2015 - Team Suits!
Good morning, I am excited to announce that Jill from the DeepEnd will be at the pool on Friday, November 20th from 4:15-5:30 pm. She will be taking orders for our team suits and she will be bringing ...
Nov 10, 2015 - Under Armour is Back!
The Under Armour order is now live again. Please follow the link below or click on the team store link on our home page. The flyer can also be found on our Documents tab. http://eFlyerOrder.com/MARAUD...
Nov 7, 2015 - UnderArmour Fall 2015 Flyer
Our Under Armour order is now live! Please follow the link below to order. Order will close on November 20th! Be on the lookout for an email as well with the order form. http://eFlyerOrder.com/ MARAU...
Oct 15, 2015 - Under Armour Team Gear
Good morning, I am excited to announce that our Under Armour rep will be at the pool on Monday, October 19th at 6:15 pm. He will have sample team gear and order forms for all of you! We do need to ord...
Oct 13, 2015 - Tuesday, October 13! Group 1 Make Up Class
Good morning, Just a reminder that Group 1 will have a make up class tonight at 7:00 pm. Thank you! Nicole
Aug 4, 2015 - 2015 States Results
The Bennington Marauders were busy this past weekend competing at the Vermont State Championship held at the Upper Valley Aquatics Center. The Marauders placed 4 th in Division IV. Seventeen swimmers...
Jul 29, 2015 - Last Day of Practice Celebration!
Good morning, I just wanted to remind all of you that tomorrow, Thursday, July 30th is the last day of practice. We will be adjusting the schedule slightly to accommodate our celebratory pizza party. ...
Jul 26, 2015 - Team Photo
Please wear your team suit to the photo! Thank you!
Jul 26, 2015 - Districts Results
The Bennington Marauders were back in action at the Southern Vermont Swimming League Championship meet on Saturday, July 25th. The Marauders placed fifth overall in Division II. Although outnumbered, ...
Jul 23, 2015 - Friday, July 24 Practice
Just a reminder...there is no practice on Friday, July 24th and all events for Districts are now on Saturday. There is no Friday meet either. Thank you!
Jul 20, 2015 - Bennington vs. Woodstock Results
The Marauders were active this past weekend at home against Woodstock. This was the final home meet for the team. Placing in the top 3 for the Marauders was: Logan Parizo: 2 nd -25 free, 1 st -25 fly,...
Jul 16, 2015 - States-Swimmer Gift. RESPONSE NEEDED ASAP!
Good afternoon, I need your help! We are ordering flip flops for the kids as our end of the year gift. They will be given out at our banquet. You must attend the banquet on August 11th to get your gi...
Jul 15, 2015 - Results from 7/14/15 Meet
The Bennington Marauders were back in action again against Rockingham and Killington. The Marauders led the meet and won with a 69 point lead. Placing the top 3 for the Marauders was: Anthony Mazzola:...
Jul 14, 2015 - July 21 Away Meet
Good morning, Due to lack of participation, we are planning to cancel the meet on July 21st in Walpole, NH. There will be no practice that night either. We apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you, ...
Jul 10, 2015 - Bennington vs. Manchester Results
The Bennington Marauders went up against the Manchester Tritons on Tuesday, July 7 th at the Bennington Recreation Center. While the Marauders were outnumbered, they managed to hold their own. Placin...
Jul 10, 2015 - Hampton Inn
Hi there, If you have not yet booked your room for States, please do so asap. The block of rooms has expired and the discount is no longer valid but you can still book a room. There are less than 20 r...
Jul 9, 2015 - Concession stand
To all: We have plenty of granola bars! So, if you have that assigned for next week, please bring a baked item instead. Thank you, Nicole
Jul 8, 2015 - Suit Order
Good afternoon, I just wanted to remind all of you that you can order your own swim suit with our logo anytime. The link is below: https://thedeependonline.com/teams/login Username: Bennington Passw...
Jul 5, 2015 - Home Swim Meet vs. Manchester (7/7/
Good morning, I just sent out the job signup email for our home meet on Tuesday 7/7. Please sign up asap. We need everyone to help out. Also, please be sure you bring your item for the concession stan...
Jul 1, 2015 - June 30th Meet Results and Concession Stand
To all: Thank you for a great meet yesterday. We appreciate all of the help that you provided and your donations to the concession stand. We made $251.00 on the concession stand last night! Thank you!...
Jul 1, 2015 - Districts and States
Good morning, Please let me know by 7/4 if your child is not attend Southern Vermont Districts (7/25) and States (August 1,2). I need to know asap. You can email me at [email protected] ...
Jun 29, 2015 - Practice Schedule Today-Monday, June 29
Good morning, There was an error on the calendar. Below is the practice schedule for today: Group 1: 5:00-5:30 pm Group 2: 4:15-5:00 pm Group 3: 4:15-5:15 pm Group 4: 4:15-5:30 pm Thank you and sorry ...
Jun 29, 2015 - Friday, July 3, 2015
To all: The pool will be closed on Friday, July 3rd due to the holiday. Therefore, there will be no practice. Thank you, Nicole
Jun 23, 2015 - Home Meets-Concession
Good morning, For each of the four home meets, swim team families will be asked to provide food to sell at the concession stand. The team needs the support of each family to successfully stock the sna...
Jun 17, 2015 - Spring swimming/summer swimming
Good morning, I just want to remind all of you that spring swimming will end on Thursday, June 18th. Summer swimming begins on Monday, June 22nd. Please refer to the schedule under the Groups/Schedule...
Jun 9, 2015 - Reminder No Tuesday Practice
Just a reminder, there is no practice tonight, Tuesday June 9th. Thanks Jeanette
Jun 8, 2015 - Practice Canceled-Monday, June 8th
Practice is cancelled due to a biological accident. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
Jun 8, 2015 - 2015 Summer Season
Good morning, I am happy to announce that our summer season will start on Monday, June 22nd and run through August 2nd. The cost will be as follows: Level 1: $130 Guppies: $85 There is a 20% discoun...
Jun 8, 2015 - Tuesday, June 9th Practice
To all: Practice for Tuesday, June 9th has been canceled. There will be no make up for this class. The Guppies will run for 45 minutes next week to make up for the class missed on June 4th. Next week ...
May 26, 2015 - Guppies-Tuesday, May 26
To all: Just a reminder that there is no Guppies class tonight. We will be holding Guppies for 1 hour on Thursday, May 28th. Sorry for the inconvenience. Thank you, Nicole
May 22, 2015 - Guppies
There will not be a guppies session on Tuesday May 26th. On May 28th we will have class for an hour. .
May 20, 2015 - Dryland Cancelled and Memorial Day
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you all know that we will be canceling the dryland program we were offering for 6 weeks. We will try to offer it again this summer and we hope to get better attenda...
May 15, 2015 - Thank you! Master's Meet a Success!
Good morning, I am writing to thank everyone that helped with the Master's Meet in April. We made over $600 by volunteering our time to help the Masters run a meet! I can't thank you enough for your h...
Mar 23, 2015 - 2014-2015 Summary
Good morning, I just wanted to take this opportunity to thank you all again for a great season. We are so happy with how the season started and ended and we can't thank you enough for helping to make ...
Mar 16, 2015 - Golds Recap
Golds The Bennington Marauders competed in their last meet of the season at the Gold Championships meet held at RPI in Troy, NY. Nine Marauders competed at this high level meet. Three of the 9 swimmer...
Mar 12, 2015 - LAST DAY OF PRACTICE!
Good morning, Just a friendly reminder that today is the last day of practice for the season! Thank you, Nicole
Mar 9, 2015 - Swim Team Updates
Good morning, I am writing to remind you that this is our last week of practice. The last day of practice will be on Thursday, March 12th. If you have not signed up for the banquet yet, please do so a...
Mar 3, 2015 - Questions for the Olympian
Hi there, Samantha Arsenault Livingstone and I have been communicating about this Saturday's meet and greet. She has asked me to reach out to all of you to see what questions you might have. Please fo...
Mar 2, 2015 - Silvers Summary
The Bennington Marauders were back in action this past weekend at the Silvers Championship meet held at RPI in Troy, NY. Twelve of the 17 swimmers placed in the top 16 and many qualified for additiona...
Mar 2, 2015 - Practice Update
To all: I just wanted to let all of you know that are levels are still welcome to come to practice. Our last official day of practice will be on Thursday, March 12th. Hard to believe the season is com...
Feb 26, 2015 - Practice-Friday, February 27 and 28
Good morning, Just a friendly reminder that there is no practice on Friday, February 27 or 28. We will be at an away swim meet. Thank you, Nicole
Feb 25, 2015 - Thursday Practice (2/26)
Good morning, I just wanted to clarify the practice schedule for tomorrow (Thursday, February 26). All groups (1-4) are invited to attend practice at 6:15 pm. We will break early and have a small pizz...
Feb 23, 2015 - Former Olympian, Samantha Arsenault Livingstone
We are so excited to announce that former Olympian, Samantha Arsenault Livingstone will be coming to visit us on Saturday, March 7th. She will arrive around 10:45 am and spend about an hour or so talk...
Feb 21, 2015 - Cabin Fever Results
The Bennington Marauders competed at the Cabin Fever Invitational in Ballston Spa on Saturday, February 21. There was 21 swimmers and 11 of these swimmers placed in the top 12. Placing for the Marau...
Feb 19, 2015 - Pool Closed
To all: The pool is closed due to a biological incident. Sorry. Thank you, Nicole
Feb 15, 2015 - No Practice-February 16
Just a friendly reminder that there is no practice tomorrow. The recreation center will be closed for Presidents' Day. Thank you, Nicole
Feb 10, 2015 - February Vacation Schedule
Please note that we will have a revised schedule for the week of February 16th. The Recreation Center does change their schedule for all vacations. We apologize for the inconvenience. February Vacatio...
Feb 9, 2015 - Practice Canceled!
To all: Practice for today has been canceled due to the weather. Stay safe and warm! Nicole
Feb 7, 2015 - Piranhas Pentathlon-UPDATE!
Good evening, We have decided not to participate in the meet tomorrow due to weather and safety concerns for our swimmers, family members and coaches. If you feel strongly that you would still like t...
Feb 5, 2015 - Under Armour
Good morning, I just wanted to remind all of you that our Under Armour order site is up and running. You must place your order if interested by February 22nd. To access the store, please visit our hom...
Feb 3, 2015 - February Freeze Results
The Bennington Marauders recently competed at the February Freeze meet in Troy, NY. Eleven swimmers participated in the meet held at RPI. Three of the competitors placed in the top 8. Placing for the ...
Feb 2, 2015 - Snow Day!
To all: Practice is canceled for today. Enjoy your snow day! Nicole
Jan 26, 2015 - Under Armour Team Gear
Under Armour is back! Please visit our home page to order today or follow this link. http://eFlyerOrder.com/BNMRSWI M15 Spend your snow day placing an order! Questions, please ask! Thank you!
Jan 26, 2015 - TUESDAY practice cancelled (1/27/15)
To all: I just received word that the Recreation Center will be closed tomorrow due to the incoming snow storm. We will be offering a make up session for the following groups on Saturday: Group 1: 10-...
Jan 26, 2015 - Thoroughbred Invitational Results
The Bennington Marauders competed at the Thoroughbred Invitational at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY this past weekend. The Marauders had some strong finishes and 10 of the 21 swimmers place...
Jan 20, 2015 - Practice Changes Today
To all: Just a reminder that our practice will begin at 6:30 pm tonight. Guppies 1 and 2 have been moved to Saturday morning. Group 1 will also be rescheduled for Saturday morning. Groups 3 and 4 will...
Jan 13, 2015 - Group 1 Make Up Class
To all: Group 1 will have a make up class this week. Originally, I had rescheduled it for 1/17/15 but it will now be held on 1/16/15 from 5-5:30 pm. Sorry for the confusion. See all the Group 1 swimme...
Jan 12, 2015 - Starfish Trophy Invitational Results
The Bennington Marauders were very active this past weekend at the Starfish Trophy Invitational. There were 16 Marauders competing in the three day meet. Placing in the top 8 for the Marauders was: Pe...
Jan 11, 2015 - Changes in the pool schedule for the week of 1/12
To all: Please note that there is a high school meet on Tuesday, January 13 and Tuesday, January 20th. We will be moving Guppies 1 and Guppies 2 to the following Saturday (January 17 and 24) from 9:1...
Jan 8, 2015 - New Coach!
To all: It is my pleasure to introduce all of you to our new Assistant Coach, Rachel Rodney. Rachel is officially a Bennington Marauders Coach and will be spending Tuesdays and Thursdays with us for t...
Jan 4, 2015 - Regular Schedule Resumes
To all: Our regular swimming schedule will resume beginning tomorrow. Also, our winter session officially begins tomorrow. If you have signed up for fall only but plan to continue with the team, plea...
Dec 23, 2014 - UnderArmour
To all: Just a reminder that the UnderArmour order will be delivered today. Please plan to pick up your order by 5:30 pm today at the Bennington Recreation Center. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 21, 2014 - Sharks 12&under Mini Meet Results
The Bennington Marauders competed at the Sharks 12&Under Mini Meet on Saturday, December 20th. The meet was held at Union College in Schenectady, NY. The Marauders had a great showing with 21 swimmers...
Dec 17, 2014 - Practice Schedule for Week of 12/22 and 12/29
To all: The practice schedule will be changing for the week of 12/22 and 12/29. Please note the group days and times below. Monday: Group 1: 5-5:30 Group 2: 4:15-5 Group 3: 4-5 Group 4: 4-5:30 Tuesday...
Dec 16, 2014 - Save the Date!
To all: We are starting to plan for our banquet for the fall/winter season. Please save March 22nd from 9-12 pm. We will be holding the banquet at the bowling alley again. To improve from previous yea...
Dec 16, 2014 - Practice Tonight!
To all: There is practice tonight! We will be caroling at 5 pm and practice will start on time at 6:15 pm. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 15, 2014 - Chris Goody Meet Cancelled
To all: Both Chris Goody meets have been cancelled due to low participation. We are now scheduling a meet for the weekend of January 9-11 at RPI. Please sign up by Thursday if you plan on going. Thank...
Dec 10, 2014 - Schedule Changes and Make Up Dates
To all: Due to the cancelation last night and upcoming high school meets, we have made the following changes and we are offering make up sessions as below: Guppies 1 Make Up Session from 12/9 will be ...
Dec 9, 2014 - Practice Canceled
Hello All, Due to numerous reports of poor road conditions, we have decided it would be best to cancel practice tonight. We will see you all on Thursday. We will send out make up days for Guppies,...
Dec 9, 2014 - Swim Team Practice
To all: Practice is still on. If something changes, we will email again and post on Facebook. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 5, 2014 - Saturday, December 6th-NO PRACTICE!
To all: Just a reminder that there is no practice tomorrow, Saturday, December 6th due to the away swim meet. Thank you, Nicole
Dec 3, 2014 - UnderArmour Order
To all: I just wanted to remind all of you that the UnderArmour order is due on Tuesday, December 9th by the end of practice. Order forms will be available at the pool or they are also under the Docum...
Nov 25, 2014 - White Chocolate Macademia Cookies
To all: One of our families is missing a white chocolate macademia nut cookie dough. Does anyone have an extra or one they would be willing to trade? Please let me know. I would like to resolve this w...
Nov 24, 2014 - Updates! Schedule and Swim Suits!
To all: Just a reminder of the schedule this week: November 24th: Make up class for Guppies 1: 5:15-5:45 pm Make up class for Guppies 2: 5:45-6:15 pm November 27th: No practice-Happy Thanksgiving! Nov...
Nov 19, 2014 - Thanksgiving Week Schedule
To all: Thanksgiving is quickly approaching and I wanted to make you aware of some schedule changes: November 24th: Make up class for Guppies 1: 5:15-5:45 pm Make up class for Guppies 2: 5:45-6:15 pm ...
Nov 13, 2014 - Butter Braid Pastry and Cookie Dough Fundraiser
Today is the day! Please do not forget to stop by the Recreation Center to pick up your order. We will be there from 6:00-7:30 pm (downstairs). Your order will be ready to grab and go. Thank you again...
Oct 31, 2014 - Happy Halloween!
To all: Just a reminder there is no practice tonight. Group 2 will have a make up class tomorrow. Also, be sure to respond with a yes or no regarding the meet on 11/15. I need to know if you are comin...
Oct 27, 2014 - Pool Closed
Hello All, I am sorry to report that we will not be having practice tonight. The pool is closed due to a biological incident earlier in the day. We will see you all tomorrow night at our regular time...
Oct 23, 2014 - Accounts-10% Discount
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you know that if you choose to pay your account in full, you will receive a 10% discount. This discount is reflected in your account as of today. If you do not choo...
Oct 20, 2014 - Schedule for the Week of 10/27
Please note that there will be no practice on Friday, October 31. Please have a safe and happy Halloween. There will be a make up class for Group 2 on Saturday, November 1 from 9:15-10:00 am to make u...
Oct 17, 2014 - Halloween-October 31
To all: Please note that practice will be canceled on Friday, October 31. Happy Halloween! Nicole