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Oct 25, 2020 - Marlins Weekend Update
Marlins Weekend Update: Again a warm welcome to our NEW Families that are joining us in the afterschool training group from Happy Splashes Lessons. Please JOIN our REMIND AP for Marlins News ...
Oct 18, 2020 - Weekend Updates
Marlins Weekend Updates: Welcome to all our NEW families that will be starting Pre/Practice Team this week from Happy Splasses Lessons in our 3:30-4:30 group! Welcome to the Marlin Family! REMINDER...
Oct 12, 2020 - Marlins Updates
Just a few updates and reminders this week. M/W afterschool practices at Happy Splashes are 3-4pm this week. T/th 3:30-4:30pm, then starting Oct. 19th all afterschool practices at Happy Splashes will ...
Sep 27, 2020 - Marlins Updates
Just a few reminders. Please sign up if you are planning to attend M/W/F practices this week at Olympia HS. Practices this week will be the same as last week. Due to lower numbers today, please sign u...
Sep 13, 2020 - Week of 9/14 Marlins practice news
Practices for Week of 9/14: Monday/Wednesday: 3-4:00pm at Happy Splashes or 6:30-8:00pm at Olympia High School Tuesday/Thursday: 3:30-4:30pm or 6:30-8pm at Happy Splashes Friday: 6:30-8pm at Olympia ...
Sep 11, 2020 - Marlins Team News
Marlins Swimming Updates: Friday Practice at Olympia 6:30-8pm: Please make sure that your swimmer is registered on the EVENTS page to attend this practice as we need to have record of who is in the...
Sep 9, 2020 - 6:30 Practice tonight at Olympia
Just a reminder that 6:30 Practice tonight and Friday will be at OLYMPIA HS. There will be NO Practice at 6:30 tonight at Happy Splashes. REMEMBER: Masks are required at OLYMPIA HS for swimmers wa...
Sep 3, 2020 - Marlins Team News
Just a few Practice Updates for this week: No Team Practices FRIDAY 9/4 or SATURDAY 9/5 SUNDAY Team Practice at Happy Splashes 9/6 from 1-3pm (IF ENOUGH SWIMMERS ARE INTERESTED) Please sign up at Ma...
Aug 27, 2020 - Marlins Team News
Marlins Swim Team Updates : Our last Team Practice for "August" and summer session will be tonight 6:30-8pm. To CONTINUE with practices for 8/30 and on into September please make sure to REGISTER...
Aug 24, 2020 - Marlins Updates
Just a few quick updates: Practices for Monday 8/24 - 8/27 Thursday will be from 6:30-8pm only this week as we all adjust to the new back-to-school schedules. ALL SWIMMERS must register for Septem...
Aug 20, 2020 - September Swimming Registration
To: Marlins Swimmers and Families Fall 2020-Spring 2020 Swim Season-Most things are still UNKNOWN! Of course you are tired to hearing it and nobody knows how to plan for it! Will we have meets? No...
Aug 10, 2020 - No Team Practices 8/10
Due to lightening in the area and severe weather NO 6:30 Team Practice tonight. Please join our REMIND AP for Swim Team Text reminders: Text this number: 81010 This message: @mboostercl Stay safe!
Jul 28, 2020 - Practice TIME Change for 11:30 group
11:30 am group will meet from 11:30-12:30 starting today. Thanks
Jul 27, 2020 - Marlins vs. El Paso Meet Updates
Just a few UPDATES for this Friday's Meet with El Paso. TIME CHANGE: Due to lower numbers of swimmers we will have all age swimmers warm up at 8:20am with meet starting a little before 9am and en...
Jul 21, 2020 - No Practice tonight
Due to lightning in the area.
Jul 20, 2020 - 2020 Marlins VS. Olympian Dual Meet
The wait is over! Marlins vs. ElPaso Olympians Dual Meet is scheduled for Friday, July 31st at El Paso, IL . Marlins Warmups will begin at 8:20am after ElPaso for all age swimmers with meet starti...
Jul 15, 2020 - No Practice tonight
Due to lightning
May 25, 2020 - Marlins Swim Team Training Groups
Marlins Swim Team Summer Training Groups: Swimmers we are in the process of setting up training groups per state guidelines. Once we set the training groups these will be the same groups for a while,...
May 23, 2020 - June Training Groups
Hello Marlin Swim Families! It is looking like we are going to be able to open up with small traning groups starting Monday, June 1st. Coach Rob will be placing swimmers in groups based on several ...
Apr 29, 2020 - Marlins Team News
Marlins Swim Team Summer Registration Just wanted to send out a quick email to let you all know that our Marlins Summer Team Registration in now open! We are still unsure of what the summer season ...
Mar 22, 2020 - Weekend Updates
Marlin Weekend Updates: Hope that everyone is well and staying safe. It looks like we will be have to have the pool closed a bit longer than originally had hoped for. Note from Coach Rob to Swimmer...
Mar 17, 2020 - Pool Closing Updates
Due to the latest state mandates from the Governer today, Happy Splashes will be closing starting tomorrow March 18th-Sunday, March 29th. We are so sad to have to close, however due to liability i...
Mar 13, 2020 - Marlins Updates
Marlins Team Updates: Just wanted to send out a few quick updates: For those that haven't heard Illinois Swimming has suspended swimmeets including the State Age Group Meet that several of our swim...
Mar 7, 2020 - Illinois Swimming Officials Training
We were asked to send this out incase anyone is interested in being an IL Swimming Official. Central IL Teams,ý Please send this invite to parents interested in becoming Admin Officials. I have talk t...
Mar 4, 2020 - Marlins Updates
Congratulations to Regional Swimmers over the weekend! Lots of PRs, Podium Finishes and new State Age Group Qualifications. Congratulations to Tanner for earning PRs in almost all of her events an...
Feb 24, 2020 - Marlins Updates
CONGRATULATIONS MARLIN SWIMMERS! Last Chance Meet Highlights from yesterday : Congratulations on PRs in all events to: Dani, Tanner, and Skylar! Many swimmers added PRs in events to earn NEW qua...
Feb 6, 2020 - Weekend Updates
Marlins Swim Team Weekend Updates: Practices for the weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm , Saturday PLEASE SIGN UP on Website if you are planning to attend. Practice Saturday will be 11am-1pm if enough sw...
Jan 27, 2020 - Congratulation Marlins Swimmers
Congratulations to the Marlins Swim Team on their 4th place finish overall out of 10 teams at this weekends meet at the DeKalb Winter Classic! Leading the team in total PRs (Personal Records) was S...
Jan 26, 2020 - Green Marlin T-shirts
Congratulations to our swimmers: Jocelyn, Myli, Tanner, Henry, Paul, Skylar, Rylen, Kaitlyn, Troy, Caleb, Elijah, Isaac and Aaden that have qualified for our Regional and State Meets. I will be orde...
Jan 24, 2020 - Marlins Updates
Good Luck Marlins Swimmers that are swimming this weekend in DeKalb!! No Team Practices this weekend. REGIONAL MEET: Deadline to register for Regionals will be this Sunday 1/26 for all swimmers except...
Jan 23, 2020 - No Practices or Lessons Tonght
No Team Practices or Lessons tonight.
Jan 16, 2020 - Weekend Updates
Just a few reminders: Weekend Practices: Friday 4:30-6pm (and changes due to weather will be sent via text through REMIND AP) Saturday - No Practice Sunday - Practice 1-3pm Monday - Regular Practic...
Jan 10, 2020 - Weekend Updates
Practice Reminders for this weekend: Friday - 4:3-6pm Saturday - 10:30am-12:30pm Sunday - 1-3pm If your swimmer is interested in the last chance meet, let us know as soon as possibe. Thanks!
Jan 6, 2020 - Happy New Year!
Happy New Year and Happy Time Drops at the New Year's Opener Meet in Decatur this weekend! Marlins Swimmers had a Outstanding Weekend! Here are some highlights: Marlins Team Placed 2nd Overall out...
Dec 27, 2019 - New Years Practice Updates
Hope you all had a Merry Christmas! We have practices scheduled through the New Year, please log into your account to let us know what Practices you will be attending as we will need a minimum number ...
Dec 19, 2019 - Christmas Break Practice Updates
Just a few reminders for Christmas Break - PLEASE sign up for practice times on our EVENTS page if you are planning to attend so that we will know if we have enough swimmers to hold practices. If y...
Dec 13, 2019 - BUTTERBRAID PICK-UP TONIGHT
Just a reminder that butterbraid fundraiser pick up is tonight from 4:30-6pm, the truck is expected to deliver around 4pm. Friday Practice: 4:30-6pm Saturday - NO PRACTICE Sunday - Practice 1-3pm....
Dec 9, 2019 - Congratulation Marlins Swimmers
Congratulations to all the Marlins Swimmers that participated in the meet over the weekend, almost ALL swimmers picked up Personal Records! Coach Rob was very happy with all the great swimming and ...
Dec 4, 2019 - Weekend Updates
WEEKEND UPDATES: NO TEAM Practices - Friday-Sunday due to the BNSC Swimmeet Saturday and Sunday. Spiritwear Orders are in and will be at the pool tonight from 6:30-8pm for pick up. Swimmers that pa...
Dec 2, 2019 - Butterbraid Orders and Money Due
Just a reminder that Butterbraid orders and money are due today. Forms and money can be put in the office in one of the Booster Club drawers on the shelf or inside the clipboard on the desk. Please ma...
Dec 1, 2019 - Marlins Reminders
Hope you all had a Happy Thanksgiving! Tomorrow is the LAST day to turn in Butterbraid fundraiser orders and money. Today is the LAST day to sign up for the Decatur New Year's Meet, please let us know...
Nov 23, 2019 - Important DATES!
Thanksgiving Week Practices and Deadlines: Monday, Nov. 25th Practice 5-7pm Tuesday, Nov. 26th Practice 5-7pm Wednesday, Nov. 27th Practice 8-10am AND 5-7pm (Join us for BOTH!) Thursday, Thanksgivin...
Nov 18, 2019 - Weekly Update
Congratulations to the swimmers that participated in the meet this weekend in Leroy! Special Congratulations on your first meet to: Parker and Remi! Katheryn had PRs in all her events, awesome work!...
Nov 15, 2019 - Thanksgiving Week Practices
Thanksgiving Week Possible Practice Times: There will be no swim lessons the week of Thanksgiving so our team practie times will change that week. The following is a list of POSSIBLE practices. We...
Nov 13, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: There will be Team Practice on Friday from 4:30-6pm, Practice Meet for all swimmers on Saturday in Leroy at 9am. The meet is for ALL swimmers and is FREE to attend. All Practice team...
Nov 9, 2019 - SWIM-A-THON Success
Thank you to everyone that participated in the Swim-A-Thon! We had 24 swimmers swimming today. They had set goals to swim 3,613 together. The 24 kids swam a total of 4,507 laps! Awesome Job swim...
Nov 9, 2019 - SWIM-A-THON TODAY!
Marlins Swimmers, we are SO excited to kick off our first Swim-A-Thon TODAY! We have raised over $5,000 with donations to swimmers and over $1,000 in matching grants from local companies. We are l...
Nov 7, 2019 - Swim-a-Thon
Marlins Swim-A-Thon is THIS SATURDAY! We are over halfway to our goal when we add in our Matching Gifts from State Farm and other companies! It is NOT too late you can still participate! We hope ...
Nov 1, 2019 - Weekend Updates
No TEAM PRACTICES this weekend Thursday-Sunday. Good Luck to the 22 Marlins Swimmers that will be competing this weekend in the Champain Meet. Swim-A-Thon is JUST 8 days away! Congratulations to: ...
Oct 30, 2019 - Marlins Spiritwear Order NOW!
Marlins Spiritwear is now available. Please place orders by Nov. 13th, items will arrive before Christmas. We have added some new fun items that will make great Christmas gifts! I have added the link ...
Oct 23, 2019 - Weekly Update
Congratulations to all the Swimmers that participated in the PAWW Spooktacular Meet in Peoria last weekend! Special Congrats to Kaitlyn and Tanner for getting PRs in almost all of their races! Also...
Oct 17, 2019 - Meet Updates
Marlins Swim Meet Schedule: We have made a few changes to our swimmeet schedule in hopes of getting more swimmers into swimmeets in November. The previously scheduled meet in Elkhardt, IN we have d...
Oct 16, 2019 - Weekend Update
Congratulations to swimmers competing last weekend at Olympia Swim Meet! We had lots of great swims and PRs, many high point winners, ribbon winners and heat winners over the two day meet. Special C...
Oct 12, 2019 - Elkhart Meet Information
Finally got the information to pass along for the Elkhart Swimmeet in November, the meet packet is attached to the EVENT Tab on our website. We will need quick sign ups for this meet as we have to sub...
Oct 11, 2019 - No Practice tonight Oct.11
No Team Practice tonight, due to a rescheduled pool maintaince. Thanks! Good Luck this weekend Marlin Swimmers!
Oct 10, 2019 - Weekend Update
Weekend Update: Practice: Friday - 4:30-5:45pm Saturday/Sunday - Swim Meet in Olympia (no practices) Good Luck Marlins Swimmers!! Swim-A-Thon: Congratulations to Elijah, Isaac, Tessa and Alex for ...
Oct 3, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Practice Times: Friday - 4:30-6pm, Saturday 10:30am-12pm Happy Birthday to Coach Rob on Saturday! Next weekend will be our first meet of the Fall/Winter Season at Olympia! Good Luck Marlin...
Sep 26, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Marlins Weekend Updates: Friday Practice: 4:30-6pm Saturday Practice: 10:30am-12pm SWIM-A-THON: The swim-a-thon is up and running! Go to MarlinsSwimming.com to track our progress! Thanks to all...
Sep 21, 2019 - Weekend Update
Just a reminder that we do have team practice today, Saturday, Sept. 21 from 10:30-12. I will be sending out the September Billing statements this week that are due for Oct. 1st. These will include...
Sep 12, 2019 - Weekend Practice Update
Friday 4:30-6pm Saturday 10:30am-12pm
Sep 12, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Marlins Weekend Update: Weekend Practice - This Saturday, Sept. 14 will be 10:30-12pm Swim-A-Thon: you all should have gotten some emails and information about our upcoming Swim-A-Thon Fundraiser. M...
Sep 5, 2019 - Marlins Fall Update
Welcome To Marlins Fall/Winter Swim Season! Welcome back to those families that are returning that we haven't seen since last year or that took a long summer break, welcome to the team to new famili...
Aug 28, 2019 - Weekly Update
Just a few reminders for this week: Thank you to all of those who have completed the Fall/Winter Registration, if you haven't done so yet and will be swimming the month of September, please complete...
Aug 15, 2019 - Weekly Update
Just a couple of quick updates: NO 11AM practice today or after. 11am practice kids are welcome to join the 6:30pm practice group until the afterschool practices start back up. Decatur - more detai...
Aug 12, 2019 - Weekly Update
Weekly Update! Back to school time! Few reminders for this week - 11am practice will continue to run this week as long as we have enough kids showing up! 3:30 Team practices will resume on Tuesday...
Aug 12, 2019 - Marlins Fall/Winter Registration is NOW OPEN!
Marlins Fall/Winter Team Registration is NOW Open! Go to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the registration tab. Swimmers will either be considered: Competition Team or Practice Team. PLEASE REG...
Aug 2, 2019 - Weekly Update (take 2)
So sorry I had the Weekly update all set to send on Wednesday at noon and I must have messed something up and it didn't get out! (working remotly from phone, isn't always the easiest!) STATE AGE GR...
Jul 28, 2019 - Team Practice Updates
Starting tomorrow through school starting we will have team practices at 11:00 and 6:30. No 7:30 AM practices starting tomorrow. Thanks!
Jul 22, 2019 - Marlins Important Updates
Lots of Information in this email: CONGRATULATIONS to all the Marlins Swimmers: Myli, Tanner, Paige, Henry, Paul, Ella, Troy, Caleb, Isaac, Aaden, and Relay Swimmers, Kaitlyn, Hunter, Leo, and Elija...
Jul 18, 2019 - Update - Lexington Invitational Winners!
Congratulations to the Marlins Team for winning first place overall at the very HOT Lexington Invitational Last weekend! So many of our swimmers qualifed for the finals events, earned high points a...
Jul 16, 2019 - Mark Calendar- Aug 24th
Mark your calendar for one last Summer Rec Swimmeet for Saturday, Aug. 24th. Decatur has invited our Marlins Team for a fun end of season rec. meet. More details to come. This meet is for ALL swimmers...
Jul 9, 2019 - Weekly UPdate
Weekly Update: Friday Practices will be at regular times: 7:30-9:30am and 11:30-12:45. Good Luck to all swimmers competing this Satruday in the Lexington Invitational, we have a huge group going so i...
Jul 8, 2019 - More Drag!
For the next few weeks as swimmers prepare for the final meets of the season lets get more DRAG at practice. Coach Rob is encouraging swimmers to wear tights or panty hose to help give them more dra...
Jul 6, 2019 - Championship T-shirts
Championship T-shirt Order will be placed tomorrow for the following Regional and Age Group Qualifiers: Myli, Paige, Henry, Paul, Tanner, Ella, Skylar, Troy, Caleb, Aaden, Isaac CONGRATULATIONS SWI...
Jul 2, 2019 - 11:30 Practice Today out at 12:30
11:30 practice today will be done at 12:30 sharp. Thanks!
Jul 2, 2019 - Weekly Update
Just a few reminders for this week. No 6:30 PM practice tonight due to the meet in LeRoy. 11:30 practice WILL be held today to go over things for meet tonight. NO practices or Lessons on July 4th or 5...
Jun 26, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: Just a few updates for this weekend: LeRoy Swimmeet on Saturday - If you are signed up you should have recieved information today on details for meet. Friday Practices : AM pra...
Jun 24, 2019 - PRs, Regional and State Times at Meet in Purdue
Lots of PRs over the weekend! Congratulations to Paul and Skylar for earning Best Times (PRs) in ALL of their events over the 3 day meet! Henry added his first personal state cut in the 100 Free, ...
Jun 19, 2019 - USA Swimmers
USA Swimmers: ALL Registered USA Swimmers must go to the DOCUMENTS Tab on our website and read the MAAPP Policy and return the SIGNED PRINTED Copy by Sunday, June 23rds. Thanks for your cooperation ...
Jun 19, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Marlins Weekend Updates: Good Luck to the Marlin Swimmers swimming this weekend at the Purdue Meet! The EVENT has been updated with the psych sheet and warm-up assignments. (Don't Forget They are E...
Jun 17, 2019 - El Paso Meet Results
Marlins Swim Team Places 3rd overall at the El Paso Invitational! 10 and under swimmers fought through the rain and the cold to bring home lots of hardware! Medals and Ribbons from the meet can be...
Jun 13, 2019 - USA Swimmers ONLY
USA Swimmers - USA Swimming announced an enhanced set of Safe Sport policies on April 29, 2019, collectively called the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (“MAAPP”). The changes stem from requir...
Jun 13, 2019 - Friday Practice Times
This Friday Practice Times 6/14 are: 7:30am-9:30am and 11:30am-12:45pm. If attached 11:30am practice please sign up under EVENTS tab so that we know we have enough attending. ALL swimmers swimming Sat...
Jun 12, 2019 - Weekend News
Congratulations to the Swimmers that competed in the Springfield Meet last weekend, almost all the swimmers picked up NEW personal records! Special CONGRATULATIONS to: Tristan, Kendall, Kaitlyn, L...
Jun 5, 2019 - Marlins Updates
WEEKEND UPDATES: Good Luck to the swimmers that are swimming this weekend at the Springfield Meet! The 1500 race warm-ups start Friday at 12pm with races beginning at 1pm. There will be NO 11:30...
May 31, 2019 - Summer Kick Off News
Summer Swim Is Here! Friday: 5/31 Practice 3-4:30pm Just a few reminders: Summer Swim Ice Cream Kick off social is this Sunday 1-2:30pm. We are planning for it to be at the shelter to the south ea...
May 16, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: NO Team Practices this weekend, May 17-19th due to the Swimmeet in Edwardsville. GOOD Luck to our swimmers! NEXT Weekend there is an EVENT Sign-Up for Friday Practice for May 24th....
May 8, 2019 - Weekend Update
Friday Practice 4:304:30-6pm. No Saturday or Sunday practices - Have a Happy Mother's day weekend. TODAY is Last Day for Spiritwear orders! Go to MarlinsSwimming.com click on LINKS tab. Springfield Lo...
May 7, 2019 - Marlins Summer Spiritwear Orders
Don't forget to order your Marlins Summer Spiritwear! https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 LAST DAY to order is TOMORROW, May 8th! All swimmers that were regis...
May 2, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Practice Updates: Friday Practice 4:30-6pm, Saturday Practice 11am-12:30pm, No Sunday Practice CONGRATULATIONS to the swimmers that swam last week at the PAWW Swim for a cure meet! https://...
Apr 26, 2019 - Marlins Updates
Just a few Updates for the weekend: PRACTICE TONIGHT from 4:30-6pm SATURDAY: No Practice, good luck to the to the swimmers who will be swimmig at the PAWW Meet on Saturday Morning! Go Marlins! SUND...
Apr 19, 2019 - Satruday Practice SIGN UP
Saturday Practice - If you are planning to attend Satruday practice tomorrow will you please log into: MarlinsSwimming.com and mark your swimmer YES that they will be attending. We need a minimal n...
Apr 18, 2019 - Weekend Update
Weekend Practice Update Friday and Sunday No Practices. Saturday Team Practice 12-2pm Don't forget to make sure your swimmers are registered by May 1st if you will be continuing with swim team during ...
Apr 15, 2019 - Swimsuits-LAST Day
Today is the LAST day to order swim suits! http://www.agonswimjulia.com/marlins.html We will also have the fitting kit at the pool tonight from 6:30-8pm incase you missed the other try on dates.
Apr 14, 2019 - No Team practice 4/4
No team practice today due to icy conditions.
Apr 12, 2019 - Summer Spiritwear
Summer Spiritwear is here! https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Go to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the LINKS tab. Orders are due by May 8th. ALL swimmers tha...
Apr 11, 2019 - Last Call to try on Suits
One last chance to try on suits! Stop by the pool Monday, April 15th from 6:30-8pm if you didn't get a chance to try on suits yet. ORDERS DUE April 15th! Last Day to order to get group rates!
Apr 11, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Practice Update: Friday Team Practice: 4:30-6pm Sunday Team Practice: 1-2:30pm Don't forget, the window to order TEAM SUITS and get them in for Summer is NOW! http://www.agonswimjulia.com/ma...
Apr 10, 2019 - Order Swimsuits NOW!
It is time to order your Marlins Swim Suits! The bulk order for suits is now until April 15th. Go to the website below to order suits, parkas, towels, flip flops and mesh bags. These items are cu...
Apr 5, 2019 - Swimsuit Try-On Dates
Just a reminder that swimsuit try-ons for summer suits are here! Tonight 4/5 until 6:30 Monday 4/8 from 3:30-4:30 or 6:30-8 4/9 from 3:30-4:30 NO Try Ons this Sunday but there will be practice
Apr 3, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: Practice times for the weekend: Friday 4/5 Team Practice 4:30-6pm, Sunday 4/7 Team Practice 1-2:30ishpm Summer Suit TRY - ON DATES: Friday 4/5 from 4:30-6pm Sunday 4/7 from 1-2:30p...
Mar 30, 2019 - Weekend Update
Just a few reminders for the weekend. Auto billing and payments will run and charge accounts on April 1st (MONDAY). If your swimmer is not swimming in April please let me know BEFORE Monday so th...
Mar 21, 2019 - Summer Parent Infromation Packet
Summer Parent Information Packet is posted on our website under the DOCUMENTS Tab after you are logged in. Packet includes Summer Practice Times, Summer Kick Off Ice Cream Social. THANK YOU for all...
Mar 20, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: Practices for the weekend - Friday 4:30-6pm and Sunday No Practice due to low interest. Please log into your account and sign up for these practices with a YES or NO so that we know i...
Mar 15, 2019 - Weekend Updates
WEEKEND UPDATES: Just a few updates: No Practices this Weekend Friday-Sunday , enjoy the weekend. Practices and Lessons Resume at Regular times Monday. To get Practice Updates FIRST: Text: 8101...
Mar 13, 2019 - No Team practice 3/13
No Team practices today 3/13.
Mar 11, 2019 - Congratulation Marlins Swimmers
Congratulations to Marlins Swim Team for a TREMENDOUS season! Lots of growth and time drops, from all the swimmers! Some highlights from the State Age Group Weekend: Myli finished out the weekend...
Mar 7, 2019 - Spring Break WEEK
Spring Break Week Happy Splashes Swim School will be on BREAK next week for ISU's Spring Break so our teachers and coaches can enjoy some time off. There are NO Happy Splashes Lessons March 11th -1...
Mar 6, 2019 - State Age Group Weekend Updates
Congratulations and Good Luck to: Skylar, Myli, Aaden and Isaac who will be swimming individual events this weekend. Also to our 9/10 boys relay teams: Medley-Isaac, Henry, Aaden and Troy and Free Rel...
Feb 27, 2019 - Weekend Updates - Happy Birthday to Coach Jonah
Happy Birthday to Coach Jonah today!! Had to through out some throwback pictures from GE Summer Meet 2015 with Jonah sporting his Marlins Swim Cap!! Hope you have a great Birthday! WEEKEND UPDATES:...
Feb 25, 2019 - Fantastic Weekend at IL Regional Meet!
Congratulations to Marlins Swim Team! They had a FANTASTIC weekend at the IL Regional Swimmeet! 36 Personal Records were set by the 10 individual swimmers! Paige set PRs in all of her events! Hen...
Feb 22, 2019 - Weekend Updates - Regional Swimmeet
Congratulations and good luck to the following individual qualifiers that will be swimming this weekend at the IL Regional Championship Meet: Paige, Skylar, Paul, Myli, Ella, Aaden, Troy, Henry, Is...
Feb 14, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: Practices - No Practices Friday 2/15 there will be Lesson Make-UPs Friday for 2/12 Saturday- Team Practice 11am-1pm Sunday - Team Practice 1-3pm Next Weekend - Feb 23-24th is our Sw...
Feb 12, 2019 - No Team practice 2/12
No team practice tonight 2/12
Feb 12, 2019 - No Team practice 2/12
No team practice tonight 2/12
Feb 9, 2019 - Pantyhose - Explained!
Got your attention, right!! Many of your swimmers came home asking about pantyhose, or mantypose (that was my favorite!) And YES you can still buy them! For swimmers that are on the competition te...
Feb 6, 2019 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates Friday Practice 6:30-8m (Lessons make ups for last Thursday) Saturday 11am-1pm Sunday 1pm-3pm Mark your calendars for April 27th PAWW is hosting a Swim for a Cure Meet. Also Long Cours...
Feb 4, 2019 - Congratulations Funky Fish Meet Swimmers
Congratulations to all the Swimmers that participated in the Funky Fish Meet this weekend! 21 Marlins Swimmers participated in the 2 day meet. 84 Personal BEST swim records were set by the 21 swim...
Feb 1, 2019 - Tshirts LAST Call!
LAST call for tshirts!! The swimmers that qualified for Regionals or Age Groups have earned Championship tshirts! We are also ordering tshirts with just the front design if you are interested let me k...
Jan 31, 2019 - Tonight Practice 4:30-6:30
Lessons for tonight are cancelled so we are moving practice to 4:30-6:30pm tonight.
Jan 28, 2019 - Practice Updates
All Practices and Lessons for Wednesday have been canceled due to the Weather Warning of extreme cold. Friday Practice from 6:30-8pm (Swimmers swimming the Funky Fish Meet will be done by 7:30pm) Sa...
Jan 28, 2019 - Marlins Earn 3rd Place Team Trophy
Marlins Placed 3rd overall at DCST Winter Classic Congratulations to Marlins Swimmers this weekend, they brought home the 3rd Place Team Trophy! Marlins Swimmers Dropped time in 85 events this weeke...
Jan 21, 2019 - 54 PRs this Weekend!
Marlins Swimmers had 54 PR Swims this Weekend in Champaign! Marlins Swimmers dropped time in 54 races this weekend in Champaign! While dropping time and setting personal records several Marlins add...
Jan 7, 2019 - Marlins Updates
Welcome Back Swimmers! Just a few reminders - please make sure to have checks payable to: Marlins Booster Club for monthly coaching fees and meet fees. All swim team swimmers practice team and ...
Jan 6, 2019 - Marlins Swim Team Takes 2nd Place at the Decatur Meet
Marlins Win 2nd Place! Congratulations to Marlins Swimmers this weekend, the team finished 2nd place overall. There were many PRs this weekend! Awesome swimming Rylan, Kathryn, Kendall and Marri, ...
Dec 30, 2018 - Decatur Meet Changes
There have been some changes to the meet in Decatur Meet so I wanted to send this out to the whole team. Due to a smaller meet they are running Sat/Sun sessions as one session instead of a AM and PM s...
Dec 28, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Just a few quick updates: Swim Practice Sunday 1-3pm (or shorter if few swimmers) Make sure to sign up if you are able to make it to practies Sunday - January next week. We have enough to hold prac...
Dec 26, 2018 - Marlins Updates
Just a quick note that the 5-7pm practice for tomorrow and Friday evening is cancelled due to lack of interest. I have added New Year's Week practice times to the EVENTS page Job Sign ups and you s...
Dec 24, 2018 - Select Screen Refunds
It looks like the Select Screen refunds on Spiritwear have been processed. (Mine just showed up on my PayPal account) It may take longer to show up on some credit card statements but I wanted to se...
Dec 21, 2018 - Practice Updates-tonight
Practice Time Change for TONIGHT. Due to a smaller group, practice will be 4-5:20pm tonight. PLEASE make sure to sign up if you are planning to attend practices next week so we can make sure we have e...
Dec 14, 2018 - Marlin Reminders
Just a few reminders: Practice tonight 4:30-6:30ish Sunday: 1-3ish The meets for January have been entered. If you missed the deadline then you may still be able to get into the meet if it isn't fu...
Dec 11, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Marlins Swim Team Weekend Updates: Just wanted to get the weekend practice times out as I know this is a busy time of year! Hope you can join us FRIDAY: 4:30-6:30ish (younger kids will be out ea...
Dec 7, 2018 - Butterbraids are HERE!
Butterbraids are here! Come pick yours up as soon as possibe, we will be at the pool until 6:30pm. Thanks! Marlins Booster Club
Dec 6, 2018 - Butterbraids TOMORROW 4-6:30pm
Reminder: Butterbraid pick up is TOMORROW, Dec.7th 4-6:30pm Practice Friday 4:30-6:30ish Sunday Practice 1-3ish PM All practices are now at Happy Splashes Any BUTTERBRAIDS left at 6:30 will be eating ...
Dec 4, 2018 - Team Practice Updates
Marlins Team Practices Tue-Thur. Practices this week: Practice Team: Regular time 3:30-4:30pm Competition Team: 6:30-8pm at HAPPY SPLASHES Location Friday Team Practice: 4:30-6:30pm Sunday: more in...
Dec 3, 2018 - Swim Team Updates
Dear Swim Team Families - Coach Rob and I wanted to let you know that we were informed this afternoon by Mr. Almeida after weeks of working on a merger between the two teams that it would no longer m...
Dec 3, 2018 - NO 6:30 Team Practice Tonight
NO 6:30 Team Practice tonight! Congratulations to ALL swimmers who swam in the BNSC meet this weekend! LOTS of PRS! Congratulations to Henry, Elizabeth and Alayna for getting PRs in ALL of their rac...
Nov 29, 2018 - Redbird REMINDERS - Practice CHANGE for tonight!
TONIGHT'S 6:30 PM practice has had a change of location! Due to ISU air temp not right, practice will be held at the Happy Splashes location (610 E. Lincoln Street, Normal). Practice will be from...
Nov 27, 2018 - ISU parking - AVOID the Ticket!
ISU Parking - How to avoid getting ticketed! I wanted to pass along parking information to you for those of us that haven't had a chance to read all the signs carefully! RED Lot - this is the lot in...
Nov 26, 2018 - Redbird REMINDERS
REDBIRD REMINDERS BUTTERBRAID order forms and money due TONIGHT! Please make sure check is payable to: Marlins Booster Club and that you have totaled the bottom of the sheet. SPIRITWEAR orde...
Nov 20, 2018 - Redbird Weekend Update
Weekend Update: Practice Times for the holiday weekend: Wednesday: 10:30am-12:30pm at ISU Thursday: No Practice - Happy Thanksgiving! Friday: 10:30am-12:30pm at ISU Saturday: No Practice - SELL BUT...
Nov 20, 2018 - Redbird Spiritwear - Order NOW!
Redbird Spiritwear is HERE! Just in time to order for Christmas Gifts! Make sure all your fans have cool new gear! Click on the link below or go to: MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the LINKS tab...
Nov 18, 2018 - Swim Team Reminders
Monday and Tuesday this week team practices are at regular times: Practice team 3:30-4:30pm at Happy Splashes and 6:30-8:30pm at ISU. Please see the CALENDAR tab on the website for holiday practice...
Nov 17, 2018 - Lincoln-Way Meet INFO - READ TODAY!
Swim Families - Just wanted to send out a quick note to let you know that the BNSC meet has filled up VERY quickly this year. Because of that we are offering a second meet at Lincoln-Way the follo...
Nov 14, 2018 - Swim Team Weekend Update
Redbird Weekend Update Thank you for your patience as we work through the glitches in bringing the two teams together! The TeamUnify websites are now merged into one in reguards to families and accou...
Nov 10, 2018 - Team Practice 10am-12pm
Just a reminder that there is Team Practice today at ISU pool from 10am-12pm. The pool doors will be open at 9:30am. Please be patient driving around ISU and parking with the IHSA volley ball tourname...
Nov 8, 2018 - Redbird Swim Team Reminders!
Don't forget that 6:30 practice tonight will be held at ISU's Horton Pool. Address is: 186 N. Adelaide Street, Normal. It is north of the ISU basketball stadium and west of the football field. W...
Nov 8, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates: Team Practices: Friday, Nov. 9th 6:30-8:30 at ISU, Saturday, Nov. 10th 10am -12pm at ISU. No team practices Sunday due to Pentathlon Meet. Good Luck Marlin/Redbird swimmers this...
Nov 6, 2018 - Marlins Swim Team Joins RedBird Swim Club
Marlin Team Families- We are sending you this email to let you know about some very exciting changes that we have been working on for our Marlins Swim Team. Coach Rob with Coach Jonah and Coach Joh...
Oct 25, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Weekend UPDATES: Team Practice on Friday, Oct. 26th is from 4-5:30pm Team Practice on Sunday, Oct. 28 is from 1-2:30 pm ish NO Team Practices on Halloween - enjoy your evening off trick-or-treati...
Oct 22, 2018 - Marlins SpiritWear orders
SpiritWear Orders are in and will be at 6:30 practice tonght for pick up. Marlins Booster Club has other left over items for sale as well: Swim Caps: Navy or Silver $10 each Marlins Water Bottles: ...
Oct 22, 2018 - Congratulations to Swimmers at PAWW Spook Meet
Congratulations to Marlins Swimmers who competed this weekend in Peoria at the PAWW Spooktacular Meet! LOTS of PRs earned this weekend with many swimmers getting Personal Records for 2 weekends in a...
Oct 16, 2018 - Marlins Updates
Marlins Swim Practice Updates T here are no team practices this Friday-Sunday due to the PAWW Spook Meet in Peoria. Good Luck to all the Marlins Swimmers this weekend! Note about practices : Coache...
Oct 15, 2018 - Congratulation to Swimmers at Olympia Meet
Marlins Swimmers ROCK the Olympia Meet Congratulations to the 15 Marlin swimmers that participated in our first meet of the season at Olympia over the weekend! Special congratulations to Alayna, Jo...
Oct 5, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Practice Updates: Friday Team Practice - 4-5:30pm (Don't forget to wish Coach Rob a Happy Birthday!) Sat/Sun - No Practices due to Coaches meeting in Chicago Meets - Our first fall meets ar...
Oct 1, 2018 - Marlins News
Agon Swim Suit orders are in. If you ordered custom Marlins suits those will be at the pool tonight, Wed. and Thur. this week for pick-up during 6:30pm practices. Today is the last day for Erin Block ...
Sep 23, 2018 - Reminders
Just a reminder that Spiritwear orders can be placed through Wednesday of this week. https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Next weekend's team practice times will...
Sep 20, 2018 - Marlins Updates
Practice times for the weekend have been added to the calendar on the Marlinsswimming.com website. Friday 4-5:30pm Sunday 1-3pm Don't forget Spiritwear orders can be made through Sept. 26th. Go to the...
Sep 18, 2018 - Marlins SpiritWear Order Now til Sept.26th
Marlins SpiritWear Store is NOW open! Orders can be placed from NOW until Sept. 26th. https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 You can also find this link on ou...
Sep 15, 2018 - Marlins custom suits- LAST DAY to order
http://www.agonswimjulia.com/marlins.html Today is the LAST day to order Marlins custom suits at the group rate prices. You can go to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the LINKS tab also to find the li...
Sep 13, 2018 - Marlins Weekend Updates
Practice Times for the weekend: Friday: 4-5:30pm and Sunday 1-3pm Agon Suit Orders : The online ordering for Custom Team suits will go through this SATURDAY ONLY! Prices increase by QUITE a bit a...
Sep 9, 2018 - Marlins Custom Suit Orders with Agon
MARLINS Custom Swim Suits from Agon Site are available to order this week. This is a group order with discounted prices from now until Sept. 15th. After Sept. 15th items may still be ordered but no...
Sep 6, 2018 - Marlins Weekend Update
Marlins REMINDERS for the weekend: Practices - Friday's practice will be from 3:45-4:30, doors open at 3pm (Make-Up lessons from Labor Day will also take place on Friday) Sunday Practice for Compe...
Aug 29, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Just a few reminders for the holiday weekend. Pool is Closed for Labor Day this Monday, no practices or lessons. There are team practices Friday 4-5:30pm and Sunday 1-3pm. Please sign up on our events...
Aug 20, 2018 - Marlins Updates
Just a reminder that there are NO team practices or swim lessons this week for our BACK to School BREAK! Please make sure that you have registered your swimmers for the Fall/Winter Session. All sw...
Aug 20, 2018 - Marlins Fall 2018-Winter 2019 Meet Schedule
MarlinsSwimming.com webiste and calendar has been updated to show our 7 main swimmeets for the season and our 2 championship meets. Other meets may be added to schedule as season starts and progresse...
Aug 13, 2018 - Marlins 2018-2019 Registration NOW OPEN!
Marlins 2018-2019 Fall - Spring Registration is now open! ALL Swimmers must re-register for the Fall-Spring Season. Swimmers must be registered to practice for the month of September. September S...
Aug 3, 2018 - August Team Practice Updates and GOALS
August Team Practice Time Changes : As summer comes to an end we will make a few changes in the practice schedule, the schedule can also be found at: MarlinsSwimming.com by clicking on the Calendar...
Aug 3, 2018 - Edit for News
I have an edit to the last email. 3:45-4:30 practices will not resume until August 27th. Please see the Calendar tab on the website if there are questions for practice times for the rest of August....
Aug 2, 2018 - Friday Practices 8/3
There will be no 11:30 AM practice this Friday. There WILL be 7:30am practice.
Aug 1, 2018 - USA Swimming Officials
Have you always dreamed of being a USA Swimming Certifited Official?? Illinois Swimming is looking to offer an Officials Traning Clinic on Satruday, September 15th. If you are intereted please resp...
Jul 30, 2018 - No Team Practices today
Sorry for the late notice, but there are no team practices today. Join us for Ice Cream tonight at The Union to celebrate a great summer season!
Jul 23, 2018 - Swim Team Updates
Congratulations to the Marlins Swimmers that Competed at Regionals this weekend! LOTS of PRs and Medals brought home! Good Luck this week to our State Qualifiers: Myli, Henry, Aaden, Troy, Isaac ...
Jul 19, 2018 - 2018-2019 Swim Team Registration
Fall 2018-Winter 2019 Marlins Swim Team Registration will begin in August. More information will be coming out, but wanted to let you know of a few things especially for the Summer Swimmers that ar...
Jul 16, 2018 - Friday Practices and Reminders
No team practices this Friday, July 20th due to the Regionals Swimmeet in Peoria. Good Luck to our Regionals Team! Friday is the LAST day for "July". Coaching fees for August run from July 22-August 1...
Jul 12, 2018 - Weekend Update and Friday Practice Changes
Good Luck to ALL the Marlins Swimming this weekend at the Lexington Meet!! This is our last summer rec. meet of the season so we hope to see lots of great swims and PRs! (due to pool issues El Pas...
Jul 5, 2018 - No Practice Tonight or Lessons
Due to the lighening in the area there will be NO Team Practice tonight. Lessons have also been canceled. Good Luck to all Marlins Swimming tomorrow in Champaign. Practices will resume Monday at ...
Jul 5, 2018 - Marlins Weekend Update
Few Reminders for the weekend: NO TEAM Practices TOMORROW, Friday, July 6th due to the Swimmeet in Champaign. Good Luck to all the Marlins Swimmers this weekend! Let's get more Regional Cuts! Our LAST...
Jun 28, 2018 - Marlins Updates
Marlins Summer Updates: 4th of July - No 11:30am or 6:30pm practices, however, there is a sign up for AM practice. If we have enough interest we will hold 7:30am 4th of July practice. Please go an...
Jun 21, 2018 - 6:30pm Team Practice Cancelled tonight
Due to storms tonights 6:30 pm team practice is cancelled.
Jun 14, 2018 - Stroke and Start Clinics
There is still time to sign up for the start clinics! There are still spots left! Don't miss this CHANCE if you are in town to improve and fine tune your starts and strokes...space is limited!
Jun 13, 2018 - Weekend Update and Changes
Just a FEW changes and updates for the weekend! El Paso Swimmeet for Saturday is CANCELLED (postponed - I was waiting for an official date. . .they are looking at July 7th but hasn't been confirmed ye...
Jun 12, 2018 - No 11:30 am or 6:30pm practices
Due to the meet tonight there will be NO 11:30, or 6:30 practices today.
Jun 10, 2018 - Marlins Meet Information
What a GREAT first week of SUMMER Marlins Swimming! Nice Job Marlins Swimmers at LeRoy this weekend! RESULTS: The meet results are posted on MarlinsSwimming.com under the Documents Tab AWARDS: In t...
Jun 7, 2018 - No 7:30 AM Friday Practice
No 7:30 am practice tomorrow, Fri.6/8 Join us for 6:30 practice tonight! There WILL be 11:30 am practice tomorrow. Good luck at LeRoy this Saturday Marlins!!
Jun 6, 2018 - Marlins Facebook Group
Hi Swim Families! Just wanted to pass on some information about our new Facebook group. Melanie Kording has created a closed facebook group for Marlin swim families so that families can connect abo...
Jun 5, 2018 - Summer Swim Team News
Just a few updates and reminders: For those of you that didn't make the Ice Cream Party last night, we missed you! Team t-shirts can be picked up in pool office this week. Names are on the tags. ...
Jun 4, 2018 - Ice Cream and Team Picture Reminder
Just a few reminders for tonight! No 6:30pm team practice tonight due to the Ice Cream Party and Team Picture. The plan is to meet at the Normal One Plaza Shelter to the south and east of the pool....
May 25, 2018 - Summer Swim Team News
Summer Information Updates: No Team Practices Today Friday 5/25-Monday Memorial Day 5/28. Summer Practices start Tuesday 5/28 Older Kids: 7:30-9:30am Younger kids 11:30am-12:45pm Open Practice: 6:30...
May 17, 2018 - Marlins Weekend Update
Just a reminder that there are NO team practices this weekend, Fri.-Sun. due to the swimmeet. Good Luck to Marlin Swimmers Swimming in Edwardsville this weekend! Springfield Meet is coming up the firs...
May 15, 2018 - Summer Swim Team News
Marlins Summer Swim NEWS! Our first summer swim meets are just arround the corner! As we count down the last few days of school , these are the important things you know about Marlins Swim team tha...
May 10, 2018 - Updates
No Practice tomorrow, Friday, May 11th. Also tomorrow is the LAST day to order Marlins Spiritwear. www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Or go to our links tab and click ...
May 9, 2018 - Marlins Reminders
Friday, May 11th is the LAST day to order Marlins Spiritwear please go to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on links tab for the link for the Spiritwear order. Practices for the weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm, ...
May 3, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Practices for this weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm, No Practices Saturday or Sunday. Reminder the select screen Spiritwear orders are due May 11th. The link can be found at the Links tab on our website.
May 1, 2018 - Summer INFO
Welcome to any new swimmmers that are starting the month of May! Monthly coaching fees are due this week. ($85 first swimmer payable to: Happy Splashes) Our Spring/Summer team had it first meet i...
Apr 25, 2018 - Select Screen Spiritwear
Select Screen Spiritwear Webstore is NOW open! You can place your orders from NOW until May 11th. (Each swimmer registered for Spring/Summer team will recieve a Summer 2018 tshirt.) https://www.select...
Apr 24, 2018 - Custom Swim Suits Order NOW!
Our custom swim suit site is now open for orders! Check out the Swim Towels, Parkas, flip flops and mesh bags! You can customize many of the items with your name too! www.agonswimjulia.com/marli...
Apr 19, 2018 - Weekend Update and WEBSITES
Team Practices for this weekend will be on Friday, April 20th from 4:30-6pm No Practices Saturday April 21- Sunday April 22 Swim Suits for Summer Team : For those of you that are needing new suits ...
Apr 18, 2018 - Last Night Suit Try ons
Reminder that tonight is the LAST night to try on the Custom Suits. They will be available to order April 20-27th and throughout the year, however this is the ONLY time we will have the suits: Girls, ...
Apr 15, 2018 - Swim Suit Fittings Today
Swim Suit Fittings today at the pool from 1-2:30pm. Stop by anytime and try on suits.
Apr 12, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Weekend Practice and Suit Try On DATE UPDATES and Reminders: Friday, April 13 - Team Practice 4:30-6pm Sunday, April 15 - Team Practice - Competition Swimmers - 1-2:30pm SUIT TRY ON DAYS : Sunda...
Apr 5, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Marlins Weekends Practice Update: Friday Team Practice: 4:30-6pm for Competition Swimmers No Practices Saturday or Sunday Have a great weekend!
Apr 2, 2018 - Welcome BACK!
Welcome back from Spring Break! Hope you all had a nice break and great Easter! Loved looking at your warm pictures as we were shoveling snow!! HA! Pool temp is warm and ready! Practices resum...
Mar 20, 2018 - Practices Times and Deadlines
Just a few reminders: PRACTICES - March Practices - continue through Thursday, March 22nd. POOL is CLOSED Friday, March 22 - April 1st for Spring Break. April Practices will resume Monday, April ...
Mar 16, 2018 - Skylar 10 and Under State 500 Champion!
Exciting day at the Age Group State Meet! Congratulations to Skylar on two great finishes! 8th place in 200 IM and then dropping over 16 seconds to place first in the 500 Free. You can view the races ...
Mar 15, 2018 - State Age Group Weekend
Good Luck to the following swimmers this weekend: Skylar, Myli, Aaden, Troy, Henry, Isaac R. We wish you luck in your races this weekend! Go to the Illinois Swimming Website and click on Age Group inf...
Mar 8, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Weekend Practice Update: Friday Team Practice: 4:30-6pm all swimmers, Sunday 1-2:30ish for competition team. Reminder that summer team registration is now open! Please register by April 1st to get on ...
Mar 2, 2018 - Summer Team Registration and Information
Marlins Summer Team Registration is NOW open!! I am still finalizing the details for the Summer Information Team packet and Swim Cap orders but I would like swimmers especially that will be swimming...
Mar 1, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Weekend Practices for this weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm for all swimmers. Sunday 1-2:30ish for competition swimmers.
Feb 23, 2018 - Swim Team Weekend UPdate
Good Luck to the Marlins Regional Qualifiers this weekend as they compete at the Regional Swimmeet at Normal West High School Friday-Sunday.ý The meet starts Friday at 6pm and Saturday and Sunday at 8...
Feb 16, 2018 - RedBird Weekend
Good Luck to all Marlin Swimmers this weekend at the RedBird Meet! There will not be team practices Fri-Sunday due to the meet. Regular practice times will be on Monday. Go MARLINS! SWIM FAST!
Feb 10, 2018 - Summer Swim Meet Dates
Summer Swimming is coming soon! As we wind down our last few Fall/Winter Meets I wanted to give you a preview of our Summer Meets ahead! We will have meets this year for our USA Swimmers and Recrea...
Feb 8, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Practices this weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm, Sunday 1-2:30ish
Feb 1, 2018 - Weekend Practice Update
Practices for this weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm All Team Swimmers. Sunday 1-2:30ish Competition Team Swimmers
Jan 30, 2018 - Marlins Booster Club Fees and Meet Fees Due Feb.1
Just a reminder that Marlins Booster Club 1/2 half fees are Due Feb. 1st! Billing Invoices were just emailed out for those that have balances due. If you have a credit card on file those will be c...
Jan 29, 2018 - Marlins News
Congratulations Marlins Swimmers this weekend! LOTS of PRs, Regional Qualifiers and a High Points Winner! Boys Team placed 2nd over-all in team points! Great Swimming! I will be updating times f...
Jan 26, 2018 - Good Luck Marlin Swimmers!
Good Luck to Marlin Swimmers that are participating in the meet this weekend! Reminder: No Practices Friday- Sunday due to the swimmeet
Jan 18, 2018 - Marlins Weekend Update
Friday Team Practice: 4:30-6pm Sunday Team Practice: 1-2:30 ish Congratulations to Swimmers who swam in Champaign last weekend! LOTS for PRs and some new Regional Qualifiers! Congratulations! ...
Jan 11, 2018 - Found navy boys size 26 jammer
Last night at practice a navy Marlins boys size 26 jammer was found. Please double check to see if you are missing one!
Jan 9, 2018 - Marlin Accounts Updated
Happy New Year Marlins Swimmers! Just wanted to send a quick email to let you know that I have updated accounts for our Fall/Winter Swim Team. If you registered in the fall and paid only half or part...
Jan 4, 2018 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Practice Updates: Fri., Jan. 5th No Team Practices. Lessons Make-Ups from Monday. Sunday Team Practice 1-2:30ish
Jan 2, 2018 - Swim Updates
Swim Updates: Reminder regular lessons and practice times start back up TODAY. However due to the EXTREME cold and wind chill WARNINGS today, Jan.2nd AM lessons are cancelled. Afternoon lessons and pr...
Dec 29, 2017 - Practice Cancelled TONITE
Sorry for late notice but due to roads not being cleared...stay home tonight! No Practice
Dec 20, 2017 - Practice Times Christmas Break-Updates
Team Practice on Thursday Dec. 21st will be from 4:30-6pm only. Dec. 26th-29th 4:30-6pm. Regular practice times and Lessons resume Jan. 2nd. Calendar and News on website is updated.
Dec 18, 2017 - Practice Times This WEEK
Just a reminder that practices this week are Monday-Thursday 3:30-4:30pm for younger swimmers and 4:30-6pm for older swimmers. There are no swim lessons this week.
Dec 14, 2017 - Weekend and Holiday Practice Times
Weekend Practices: Friday 4:30-6pm, Sunday 1-2:30 Next Week: Monday - Thursday Practices: Younger Swimmers 3:30-4:30, Older Swimmers 4:30-6pm Remember there are no Swim Lessons the rest of Decemb...
Dec 12, 2017 - Reminders
Coaching Fees Past Due for December. Please make sure you are up to date with your coaching fees. Checks for coaching fees are made out to Happy Splashes or Rob Morger. Coaching fees are $85 per month...
Dec 8, 2017 - BUTTERBRAIDS are Here!
Please come by the pool to pick up as soon as possible. 6pm is latest to pick up TODAY! Practice tonight 4:30-6pm
Dec 6, 2017 - News Updates
Weekend Practices: Friday 4:30-6pm Sunday 1-2:30ish Butterbraid fundraiser pick up is Friday 4:30-6pm. Items ship frozen. Any items not picked up by 6 will be eaten by swimmers! January Meet Deadlines...
Nov 29, 2017 - Marlins NEWS
Marlins News: LAST day to turn in BUTTERBRAID orders is TODAY! ALL orders must be turned in today, call or email TODAY if you cannot get yours too the pool today! COACHING FEES: November Coaching ...
Nov 26, 2017 - Marlins NEWS
IMPORTANT DATES!! Butterbraid Order Forms are NOW DUE! Please turn them into the pool Booster Club Drawers as soon as possible. Wednesday, Nov. 29th is the LAST possible day to turn these in! Plea...
Nov 21, 2017 - Pool is open
Practices and lessons ON for tonight at regular times!
Nov 20, 2017 - No Team Practice TONIGHT!
No team practice tonight due to pool maintenance. Thanks!
Nov 17, 2017 - Marlins Spiritwear is IN!
Marlins Spiritwear wear is in! I will have it in my car tonight and Sunday. If you would like me to give it to your swimmer or leave it at the pool please let me know. I know some orders are gifts so ...
Nov 16, 2017 - Marlins NEWS UPDATES
PRACTICE UPDATES: Friday: Nov. 17th, Team Practice 4:30-6pm Sunday: Nov. 19th, Team Practice 1-2:30pm ish Thursday - Turkey Day - NO Practice Friday: Nov. 24th Day after Turkey Day Practice 4:30-6p...
Nov 10, 2017 - Yes there is practice today
There is Swim practice today, Fri. 4:30-6pm. Sunday: good luck to swimmers swimming Pentathlon!
Nov 4, 2017 - Las Chance TODAY for Spiritwear
Today is the LAST day to order Spiritwear! https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Or go to Marlinsswimming.com and click on the LINKS tab. Good Luck to Marlins Swi...
Nov 1, 2017 - Spirit Wear LAST Day to order Nov. 4th
The Deadline for Spiritwear orders are coming up! Don't Miss out! https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 or go to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on LINKS tab. Orde...
Oct 26, 2017 - Practice Updates
Team Practice Updates: Friday Team Practice: 4:30-6pm Sunday Team Practice: 1-2:30ish, Halloween night NO team practices or evening lessons.
Oct 25, 2017 - Marlins Apparel
Marlins Apparel: Our Select Screen Spiritwear is available to order until Nov. 4th please see link below or go to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the Links tab: https://www.selectspiritwear.com/sh...
Oct 19, 2017 - Spiritwear Back by popular demand
Back by popular demand...Marlins Spiritwear!!! Go to the link: https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Orders need to be placed by Nov.4th and they will be in after...
Oct 19, 2017 - Weekend Update
PAWW swimmeet is this weekend in Peoria. Good Luck to all our Marlin Swimmers this Friday-Sunday. Swim Fast: Paul B, Gavin, Keegan, Myli, Isaac G., Jackson H., Nathan, Henry, Paul I, Skylar, Ainsl...
Oct 18, 2017 - Butterbraid Fundraiser Information
Butterbraids. . .Cookie Dough . . . Pizzas Our fundraiser is now ON! Please pick up your order forms in the pool office. Forms are on the shelves on top of the Booster Club Drawers. HOW IT Works:...
Oct 12, 2017 - Weekend Update
WEEKEND UPDATE: Friday: Team Practice 4:30-6pm for all swimmers Saturday-Sunday: Good Luck to Olympia Meet Swimmers in our first Fall/Winter 2017-18 Swimmeet! Swim Fast: Gavin, Keegan, Mahitha, Ma...
Oct 10, 2017 - Illinois Swimming 2017-2018 Time Standards Posted
The Illinois Swimming 2017-2018 Short Course Time Standards are now updated and posted on the MarlinsSwimming.com website. Click on the documents tab to view the document. These are the times that a...
Oct 6, 2017 - Weekend Update
Weekend Practice Times: Friday: 4:30pm-6pm Sunday 1-2:30pm ish! Those that are signed up for Erin Block Meet those events have been added to your accounts, submitted to Meet and the totals have b...
Oct 3, 2017 - Spiritwear orders are in!
Spiritwear orders are in and will be available for pick up at the pool from 6:30-8pm Tue.-Thu. If you would like your order left at the pool office please let me know. I will not give orders to kids u...
Oct 1, 2017 - Sunday Practice 1-2:30
Just a reminder that there IS practice today 1-2:30ish.
Sep 22, 2017 - Tonight's practice 6:30-8pm
Just a quick reminder that tonight's practice is 6:30-8pm. Make up lessons from Wednesday night classes are before practice at regular class times.
Sep 20, 2017 - Reminders
Reminders: No Practices or evening lessons Today, Wed. Sept. 20th. Please sign up on the website if you are planning to attend Friday practice 6:30-8pm. Also the meet packet is posted for Erin Block m...
Sep 13, 2017 - Weekend Update
Team Practices this weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm, Sunday 1-2:30ish. Spooktacular Deadline to sign up is Tomorrow! Please log in and mark YES or NO if you are attending.
Sep 11, 2017 - Marlins PLEASE Read
DEADLINES: Tomorrow (Sept. 12th) is the LAST Day to order SpiritWear for this Fall. Go to link below or to MarlinsSwimming.com and click on LINKS. https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCat...
Sep 7, 2017 - Marlins Team Update
NEWS UPDATES: Just a few reminders! Weekend Practice: Sunday 1-2:30 (no practice Friday due to Lessons Make-ups from Monday) Check Calendar for weekend practice times. Registration for Fall is no...
Sep 2, 2017 - Weekend News
Practice Monday (Labor Day) will be held from 4:30-6pm for all swimmers. If you didn't sign up you are still welcome to attend. All swimmers attending must be registered with the team.
Aug 28, 2017 - No Team Practice Ton
Practice Cancelled tonight due to lightening.
Aug 22, 2017 - Fall SpiritWear Orders Due Sept. 12
Select Screen (our usual SpiritWear people-not the ones from summer!) Have put together SpiritWear for this Fall/Winter Season with a NEW cool design! Marlins Baseball Caps are new and ALL tshirts ...
Aug 17, 2017 - No Team Practices Tonight
No Team Practice tonight! Practices will resume: Monday, Aug. 28th at 3:30 and 6:30pm. ALL swimmers practicing Monday MUST be registered for Fall/Winter TEAM. Go to MarinsSwimming.com and click on Reg...
Aug 11, 2017 - MARLINS Registration is NOW Open!
Marlins Registration for Fall - Spring 2017-2018 is NOW Open! Please go to the Website and click on the REGISTRATION button! ALL swimmers swimming at any team practice MUST be registered to Practi...
Jul 31, 2017 - August Practices
August Practices: August Swim Team Practices start Tomorrow! For ALL Summer Marlins that would like to continue on with team practices in August! Practices will be held from 6:30pm - 8pm. Swimmer...
Jul 28, 2017 - Conference update/ignore last email
Please ignore the last email that went out about signing up for conference. I just wanted to update our families about where we will be sitting tomorrow *** Saturday AM Meet will now start at 9:15...
Jul 25, 2017 - Practice Updates
Practice Changes: No 6:30 practice Wednesday 7-26 due to Pizza Ranch Party (forgot to sign up? Come anyway! Team picture at 7) No 11:30 practice Thursday 7/27, No Team Practices Monday 7/31. Please go...
Jul 21, 2017 - Extra Gatorade
Who has extra Gatorades from concession stand?
Jul 21, 2017 - NO 7:30am practice
Lightning in the area!
Jul 20, 2017 - AM Lessons and 11:30 Practice Cancelled
Due to Lightening in the area AM lessons and 11:30 am practice is cancelled for today.
Jul 19, 2017 - Marlins Summer Spiritwear
For those of you that ordered Spiritwear in June from the Marlinswimshop.com Zone wear they have cancelled that order and reimbursed your charges. Please check your credit cards to make sure. You also...
Jul 16, 2017 - Girls Suits are FINALLY in!
I will have suits at the pool tomorrow for pick up! Names are on the size tag!
Jul 12, 2017 - End of Season Reminders
Wow, we are almost 1/2 way through JULY! The Summer Swim Season is approaching the end of the season events! TOMORROW (July 14th) Is the last day to sign up for the Marlins vs. Bloomington Parks F...
Jul 10, 2017 - Swim Caps
Marlins Swim caps are in and I placed them in each swimmers ribbons folder. Caps were ordered with registration and most families ordered them with the suit, tshirt, suit set. I do have a few extras f...
Jul 10, 2017 - 7:30 Practice Cancelled Today
Due to lightening in the area 7:30-9:30am practice is cancelled.
Jul 7, 2017 - Caps, Girls Suits, Spiritwear
First of all THANK YOU for your patience! Caps are IN!!! Girls suits are shipping next week and I think Spiritwear will too. If you ordered Spiritwear and due to how long it has taken you would rather...
Jul 7, 2017 - Normal Parks Meet
Just a few reminders for the NORMAL Parks Meet next week. This is an ALL HANDS on deck meet: Meaning we are hosting and running concessions and it is a LARGE meet so ALL families MUST sign up to vol...
Jul 6, 2017 - Practices Friday, July 7th
Great Job Tonight Marlins Swimmers! No 7:30 am practice tomorrow! There will be 11:30 am practice and it's open to all swimmers. Good Luck to the Marlin Long Course Swimmers that will be Swimming in C...
Jul 4, 2017 - Twin Cities Conference
Updates for July Meets: Twin Cities Conference Meet and B Invitational. In order to participate in either of these two meets Swimmers MUST compete in at LEAST 2 conference meets and have times from th...
Jun 30, 2017 - Practice Updates
No 11:30 practice today June 30th. Regular team practices and Lessons on Monday July 3rd. No Team Practices or lessons on July 4th.
Jun 27, 2017 - Meet Ribbons
Ribbons - Swimmer Ribbons are ready usually the day following a swimmeet. Ribbons can be found in the file box in the pool office in your family folder. Swimmers sould recieve ribbons at the rec. Meet...
Jun 23, 2017 - Photo Contest for Pool Board
Booster Club Photo Contest Booster Club is looking for some cool new photos for the pool board! SOOO we are going to have a photo contest this summer to help get some cool photos! Break out your c...
Jun 22, 2017 - Tshirts are in!
Marlins Summer Tshirts are finally here! They will be at the pool for pick up tonight and tomorrow. Last names are written on the tags. Spiritwear orders, caps and girls suits are coming soon but will...
Jun 20, 2017 - Marlins Swim Team Updates
Hello Marlin Swim Families! Just wanted to send out a few updates for this busy weekend! Some families will be traveling to Chicago to compete and many others will be swimming at O'Neil pool vs. 4 ...
Jun 12, 2017 - Swim Practice and Lessons Cancelled TODAY!
Practices and Lessons are cancelled for today. Thank you for your patience.
Jun 9, 2017 - Marlins Summer News
Marlins Summer Information Welcome to Marlins Summer Swimming! We have had a few new swimmers join in the last few days, WELCOME! This upcoming week trainings for officials and computer will take ...
Jun 8, 2017 - Kick off Party Tonight
Kick off to summer party is tonight at Tipton Park from 6-8pm. There will be no evening practice tonight from 6:30-8pm due to the party. Marlins Booster club
Jun 5, 2017 - Summer Team Practices Start Today
Just a reminder that Summer Team Practices Start today. Summer Coaching Fees are due today. Log into your account and go to Parent Information under documents tab. Questions contact a member of Marlin...
May 30, 2017 - Team Practices this week
Practices this week for May Team Swimmers are at regular practice times: 3:30pm, 6:30pm Tuesday-Thursday. No team practice Friday due to Springfield swimmeet. Summer practice times start June 5th.
May 25, 2017 - Summer Spiritwear
OPPs did you forget to order your Marlins Summer Spirit Wear? The Spirit Wear site will be open until June 8th go to Links to find the link or to: Marlinsswimshop.com
May 23, 2017 - Memorial Day Weekend
There will be NO team practices Memorial Weekend. No Practices Friday, May 26th-Monday, May 29th. Have a great weekend!
May 18, 2017 - Weekend Updates
Weekend Practice Update: Friday Practice for all May swimmers 4:30-6pm Saturday and Sunday -No Practice
May 11, 2017 - Weekend Updates: Please Read!
Friday Practice 4:30-6pm. No Practice Saturday or Sunday- have a Happy Mother's day! Spirit wear website will be available very soon please watch for it and order right away so that you will get it in...
May 9, 2017 - Wed. May 10th LAST Try On day!
Wednesday, May 10th from 3:30-4:30pm and 6:30-8pm will be the LAST Swim Suit TRY ON day! If you wanted a new custom Marlins Swim Suit please come and try the samples on. The Samples will be sent b...
May 8, 2017 - Capital City Classic UPDATE
June 2nd - Capital City Classic Meet in Springfield Due to low numbers interested in this meet and that it is early in the Summer Season Marlin Swimmers will only be swimming on Friday, June 2nd. ...
May 5, 2017 - Weekend Updates: Please Read!
Friday Practice and Swim Suit Try ons: 4:30-6pm Sunday Practice and Swim Suit try ons 1-3pm. We will try on suits towards the beginning and end of practice. If you are not staying for practice maybe s...
May 4, 2017 - Swim Practice Cancelled TONIGHT
6:30-8pm practice cancelled tonight.
Apr 30, 2017 - No Practices today
Reminder that there is no team practice today due to the Swimmeet at BNSC. Good Luck Marlins swimmers! Swim Suit try ons: Friday, May 5th, Sunday May 7th, Wednesday May 10th during team practice times...
Apr 23, 2017 - Sunday Practice Cancelled
Practice is Cancelled for today.
Apr 20, 2017 - Weekend Practices
Team Practices are on for this Friday and Sunday. Regular times. See calendar for times.
Apr 18, 2017 - Swim suit try on Days
Swim Suit Try on Dates changed. Mark your calendars to stop by swim practice one of these days: Friday, May 5th, Sunday, May 7th, or Wed., May 10th. The new custom suits need to be tried on before ord...
Apr 13, 2017 - No Practices this weekend
There are no team practices this weekend. Have a HAPPY Easter!
Apr 5, 2017 - Weekend Practices
Practices this weekend Friday 4:30-6pm for all Swimmers, Sunday 1-3pm for Competition Swimmers. Don't forget to Register for Summer Rec. All swimmers swimming with the Team in June and July need to be...
Apr 3, 2017 - April News
Regular Team Practices start back up this week for April! Don't forget April Coaching Fees ($85 first swimmer) are due today, checks payable to: Happy Splashes. Please let Rob or Connie know if y...
Mar 23, 2017 - SUMMER REGISTRATION is NOW open for Registered Swimmers
Marlins Summer Registration is now open for all current Marlin Team Swimmers. Registration will open on April 1st to New Families.
Mar 21, 2017 - Weekend and Spring Break
FRI. March 25- SUN. March 27: NO Team Practices SPRING BREAK week: No Lessons Team Practice for all Team Swimmers: MON, WED, THUR- 4:30-6pm. FRI. March 31-April 2nd: NO TEAM Practices
Mar 16, 2017 - Weekend Practices
Friday Practice Tomorrow 4:30-6pm Saturday and Sunday No Practice-Enjoy the weekend
Mar 9, 2017 - Age Group Weekend Update
Good Luck Marlins Age Group Swimmers! Skylar, Paul, Troy, Dominic will be swimming this weekend at the State Age Group Meet in Plesant Plains, WI Good Luck to them! Skylar and Paul will be swimming...
Mar 1, 2017 - Weekend Update
There will be team practices this weekend: Friday 4:30-6pm for All Team Swimmers and 1-3pm on Sunday for Competition Team Swimmers. There is also a Parent Booster Club summer planning meeting on Sunda...
Feb 28, 2017 - Practice TONIGHT Cancelled
Due to storms in area
Feb 24, 2017 - Regionals this weekend
Good Luck to Regional Swimmers at IWU this weekend! Paul B., Kyra, Paige, George, Paul, Henry, Lily, Ainsley, Skylar, Katie, Aaden, Troy, Isaac, Dominic will be swimming this weekend. Stop by Illinois...
Feb 16, 2017 - Weekend Updates
Just a reminder that there will be no weekend practices the rest of February due to the Redbird meet and Regionals Championship Meet. Come cheer on your favorite Marlins at ISU this weekend and IWU ne...
Feb 8, 2017 - Weekend Practices
Friday Team Practices are regular times: Practice Team 3:30-4:30pm, then lessons, then Competition Team 6:30-8pm. Dinner at Pizza Ranch following 8pm practice. Sunday Competition Team Practice 1-3pm. ...
Feb 7, 2017 - No Practices or Lessons Tonight 2/7
Due to illiness of Coaches and Teachers all practices and lessons are canceled for tonight. Lessons make ups will be on Friday this week. Stay healthy!
Feb 5, 2017 - No Practice Today!
No Swim Practices today, Sunday, February 5th. Happy Super Bowl Sunday!!
Feb 2, 2017 - Weekend Practices
Practices this weekend: Friday, February 3rd 4:30-6pm, all team swimmers. Sunday, February 5th, 1-3pm competition swimmers.
Jan 18, 2017 - Weekend Practices
There is practice this Friday from 4:30-6pm for all swimmers. There is practice Sunday for Competition Team from 1-3pm. No Practices next weekend as swimmers will be competing in the Dekalb Meet.
Jan 15, 2017 - Happy Splashes Monday AM Lessons Cancelled
Monday AM Lessons for Happy Splashes are canceled for tomorrow AM. So far evening lessons and team practices are on as scheduled. Check NEWS on website, Happy Splashes Facebook page or emails for upda...
Dec 29, 2016 - Practice Times
No Practices tomorrow- Friday, Dec. 30-Sunday, Jan. 1st. Practices next week Mon.Jan.2- Thurs. Jan. 5 regular times. Friday- Jan.6th 4:30-6pm (All Teams) Sunday Jan.8 1-3pm (Competition Team)
Dec 22, 2016 - Practice Times Update
Practices Next Week, Dec.26th-30th 4-6 pm all swimmers. Regular practice times and lessons start Jan.2nd
Dec 19, 2016 - The Week Before Christmas
Practice this Week : Dec. 19-Dec.23 will be from 4-6pm all Team Swimmers (Practice and Competiton) Monday, Dec. 19th - Spirit Wear orders are in ! I will have them with me at practices this week...
Dec 15, 2016 - Weekend Practices and Info
Friday-Tomorrow 4:30-6 (All Swimmers) Sunday 1-3 pm (Competition Team only) Next week (No Lessons) Team Practices 4-6pm Mon-Friday (All Swimmers)
Dec 12, 2016 - Butterbraids are here!
Butterbraids are IN!
Dec 12, 2016 - BUTTERBRAID PICK UP TODAY!
Just a reminder that Butterbraid pick up is TODAY, Monday, Dec. 12 from 4:30-6:30pm. All Butterbraids, pizza's and cookie dough must be picked up by 6:30pm today at the latest. If you cannot get t...
Dec 7, 2016 - Weekend Update
Just a reminder that there will be no TEAM practices Friday-Sunday this weekend due to the Swimmeet at BNSC. Please stop by Normal West High School to cheer on the Marlin Swimmers! BUTTERBRAID remi...
Nov 29, 2016 - Weekend Practices and Info
Weekend Practices: Friday-No practice due to Thanksgiving make-ups, Saturday-9:30 am-11 Open to ALL team swimmers, Sunday- 1-3pm for Competition Team Swimmers Please log on to your account and mark YE...
Nov 28, 2016 - LAST DAY TO ORDER!!!
TODAY, Monday, Nov. 28th is the LAST DAY to order from Select Screen Spirit Wear! https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Go to the link above or go to our WEBSIT...
Nov 25, 2016 - Saturday practice Cancelled, Sunday practice is on
Good Morning Marlins! Due to low interest, Saturday Morning (11/26) is cancelled. Sunday (11/27) practice will be held from 1-3 pm. See you at the pool!
Nov 23, 2016 - Turkey Day practice CANCELLED
Good Evening Marlins, Turkey Day Practice has been cancelled for tomorrow due to low interest. See you on Friday for practice!
Nov 22, 2016 - Weekend Practices please respond
If you could please sign into your account and let us know if you are interested in any of the practices this weekend. We would like to decide if there is enough interest to host practices. If you are...
Nov 21, 2016 - DEADLINES approaching!
DEADLINES are approaching! Fundraiser Money and Orders: DUE Nov. 28th LAST DAY to order Spiritwear from SelectSpiritwear.com: NOV. 28th ACCOUNT with Balances DUE - will be charged through auto pay...
Nov 17, 2016 - Weekend Update
No Team Practices Friday - Sunday this weekend due to the RedBird Swimmeet. Stop by ISU and cheer on the Marlin Swimmers! Butterbraid orders are DUE after Thanksgiving - All money and orders must ...
Nov 11, 2016 - Update - Weekend
Reminder: NO PRACTICE tonight - Friday due to Lesson Make Ups Saturday and Sunday: Practices are on! There were enough swimmers signed up to hold practices. Practice on Saturday is: 9:30 -11 am, ...
Nov 9, 2016 - Winter Spirit Wear Order
https://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Link for winter spiritwear is now open. You can also go to Links and click on the Winter Spirit Wear link. Orders will arriv...
Nov 7, 2016 - Weekend Practices and Info
Congratulations to Swimmers this weekend at Erin Block! Lots of PRs! Congratulations to Paul and Skylar 10 and Under boys high points winners! WEEKEND PRACTICES Friday- No Practice Saturday- 9:30 am-1...
Nov 2, 2016 - Practice and Lessons Cancelled 11/2/2016
Swim lessons and Team practice are cancelled for tonight 11/2/2016! Enjoy your night off and Go Cubs Go!
Nov 1, 2016 - Practices
Hope everyone had a Happy Halloween! Coach Rob will happily take all extra candy!! Just a reminder that there will be no practices Friday - Sunday Nov. 4th -6th due to the Erin Block Swimmeet in Cha...
Oct 26, 2016 - Sunday and Halloween Monday Practices
There Will Be NO Practice on Monday, October 31st for Halloween. There is Practice Sunday, Oct. 30th from 1-3pm for Competition Swimmers that are signed up for meets. Please sign up on EVENTS page if ...
Oct 24, 2016 - Marlins Swim Team Updates
Congratulations to swimmers that competed this weekend! Skyler was a high points winner! Medals and ribbons are in the files in the pool office. Weekend practices: Coach Rob would like for the Competi...
Oct 20, 2016 - Weekend Practices
There will be NO Practices this weekend Friday - Sunday due to the Spooktacular Swimmeet in Peoria! GOOD Luck Marlin Swimmers!
Oct 18, 2016 - DCST DeKalb Meet Hotel Information
Just wanted to let you know that Marlins Booster Club has a block of rooms held at the Holiday Inn Express in Sycamore IL for the DeKalb swimmeet. The Hotel is the same place we stayed last year an...
Oct 14, 2016 - Butterbraids Pizza and Cookies Dough
Fundraising Fliers are here! Official start date is the first of November but you are welcome to start selling any time! Orders come in Dec. 12th you must be able to pick your items or make arrangemen...
Oct 8, 2016 - Calendar Updates
Calendar Reminders: There is NO practice this Sunday. The Deadline for the RedBird Swimmeet is this week. Please Log onto your account and say YES or NO if your swimmer will be swimming at the Re...
Oct 3, 2016 - Coaching Fees Due for October
Just a reminder that October Coaching Fees are now due. Please make checks payable to Happy Splashes and put them in the file box on the desk in the office at the pool. If you are not swimming in Octo...
Sep 26, 2016 - CUSTOM TEAM CAPS - are IN!
Marlins Custom Swim Caps are in! If you ordered a Custom Swim Cap they are in and will be at the pool for pick up tonight. If you are not at the pool tonight, I will place your cap in your Summer S...
Sep 20, 2016 - Weekend Practice Time Changes
Friday Practices - Friday practice TIME CHANGE! Friday practices will start at 4:30 to allow more time for kids to get home from school. Practices will be from 4:30-6pm for Competition Team Swimm...
Sep 14, 2016 - Family Accounts and Practices
Marlin Family Accounts have been updated. Charges for the Olympia Otter Plunge have been added and Booster Club Fees have also been added. Fees are due October 1st. Practice Team Fees are $150 for...
Sep 12, 2016 - Olympia Meet
Olympia Meet LAST chance!! If you missed the sign up for the Olympia Meet but would like to get your swimmer signed up let me know TODAY, Monday, Sept. 11. I'm sending off the entries tomorrow! I h...
Sep 9, 2016 - Weekend Practices
Weekend Practices There are NO Practices tonight due to lessons make ups for Labor Day. Sunday Practice 1-3pm Is for Competition Swimmers who practice at 6:30. And other Competition swimmers who have ...
Sep 7, 2016 - CUSTOM TEAM CAPS
TOTALLY LAST CALL for Marlins Custom Caps! I will place the order tomorrow AM so if you would like a Marlins Swim Cap with your last name make sure you are on this list!! Please email me by the end...
Aug 28, 2016 - Pool is OPEN MONDAY Practices and Lessons Start
POOL IS OPEN MONDAY! After a Back to school break... Lessons and Practices will start back up on Monday, Aug. 29th. Call Rob or Connie to set up lessons. Team Practices: Monday - Thursday 3:45-4:30...
Aug 23, 2016 - Swim Team Registration
Don't forget to get your swimmers registered for Marlins Swim Team! Now is a great time while you have some extra time this week to get your swimmers registered! USA registration must be completed bef...
Aug 17, 2016 - Meet Schedule
2016-2017 Meet schedule is posted on: MarlinsSwimming.com under documents. Sign up is already up for our first meet! Please make sure to register by Sept. 1st to continue being part of the Marli...
Aug 15, 2016 - August and September Practice Times
Practice Times for August and September have been updated on the website calendar. Please log onto to: MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the calendar tab to see practice times. This week wit...
Aug 15, 2016 - Team Registration
Fall - Spring 2016-2017 Marlins Team Registration is HERE! Go to: MarlinsSwimming.com and click on the REGISTRATION box to the right of the pictures to begin your registration! TEAM INFORMATI...
Jul 29, 2016 - August Practices
Team Practices for August before school starts will be from 6:30 pm-8pm Monday-Thursday. Coaching Fees for August are Due on Aug.1st payable to Happy Splashes. $85 for the first swimmer.
Jul 24, 2016 - Congratulations Marlins!
Congratulations to all the Marlins Swimmers this weekend! Lots of PRs, great swimming, awesome coaches relays and great parent volunteers all made for a rocking awesome weekend! Results from the weeke...
Jul 24, 2016 - Practices This Week
Practices this week will be Monday- Thursday from 6:30-8pm ONLY.
Jul 23, 2016 - Individual Results posted
The results from today are posted on our website. Go to the Documents tab at the top and look for Conference Results. The top 2 fastest Marlin swimmers in each event will come back for finals tomorrow...
Jul 22, 2016 - Conference and the Heat
Hello Marlins, With the excessive heat warnings for this weekend we wanted to remind you about the importance of keeping your swimmer cool and hydrated. Below you will find some ideas that we have u...
Jul 21, 2016 - Tie-Dye Party Tonight
Just a couple of reminders for tonight's Tie-Dye, Poster, Meathead's Party! Bring your Marlin's White T-shirt damp and in a zip lock baggie we will tie and dye them tonight and send them HOME! You ...
Jul 20, 2016 - Conference News
Conference News: Just a few reminders for Conference - the seating map is up on the website, go to events and click on Conference Meet and there is a map attachment under the information and warm - up...
Jul 18, 2016 - Booster Club Family Accounts - House Keeping
Final House Keeping and Family Booster Club Accounts I wanted to remind everyone to double check their Family Booster Club accounts. Log onto your account at: MarlinsSwimming.com and go to My Acc...
Jul 18, 2016 - Swim Lessons only cancelled
So far this AM, Monday AM lessons are canceled. We will update for 11:30 practice.
Jul 16, 2016 - Conference Times
Just wanted to UPDATE you on the times for next Weekend's Conference Meet. PLEASE sign up for jobs if you haven't already!! I have added some jobs for pullers (strong guys and gals!!) On Saturday Y...
Jul 14, 2016 - Final Swimmeets!!
We are getting down to the final events of the season!! Please go in and double check the final events to make sure you are signed up for the Meets and Parties that you are planning to attend. Me...
Jul 14, 2016 - Bloomington Meet Tonight at O'NEIL
Just a reminder that we have a meet tonight at O'NEIL pool in Bloomington. There is no 6:30 pm practice tonight or next Tuesday as we will be at the Meet. Swim Fast Marlins!
Jul 13, 2016 - Wednesday AM Team Practice Cancelled
Team practice cancelled this am due to storms.
Jul 13, 2016 - No 6:30 pm Team Practice Tonight
No Practice tonight due to storms!
Jul 11, 2016 - Conference T-shirts
Wednesday is the last day to order Conference Meet Tshirts. Tshirts are totally optional and proceeds from tshirt sales go to Twin Cities Swim Conference. If you would like to order go to our website ...
Jul 8, 2016 - Coolers and Drinks for Olympia Meet
Just a reminder that the OLYMPIA meet is on Tuesday. Please let me know TODAY if you have leftover water/soda/ drinks from our first meet that we can use at the concession stand at Olympia. McNeils...
Jul 7, 2016 - Tank tops are in!
If you ordered a Marlins Tank top they are in!! It came out to $17 each. Checks made out to Marlins Booster Club. I will have the Tshirts at 6:30 practice tonight to be picked up. Thanks!
Jul 7, 2016 - BMeet: Am I too fast to swim ?
BMeet: for more information on the BMeet and to find out if you are too fast to swim, go to Events and Click on BMeet for more information. There are documents attached with the Maximum times. You can...
Jul 7, 2016 - Sign up
Just wanted to to remind everyone to sign up for jobs for the upcoming meets. We need to see spots filled for Conference and BMEET soon. Also sign up for after Conference party so we will know how to ...
Jul 6, 2016 - No 7:30 Practice Today
No 7:30 am team practice this AM due to storms in the area.
Jul 6, 2016 - No AM Lessons or 11:30 practice today
Due to storms still in the area and forecasted there will be no AM Lessons today or 11:30 team practice.
Jul 5, 2016 - Up Coming Events
Long Course Meet in Champaign this weekend : The info on Warm-Ups, Psych sheet, and Timing information is out on the website. Click on Events Tab and ISI Heat Illinois Open for all the details. Ol...
Jun 30, 2016 - No Practices this weekend
No Practices Friday-Monday for 4th of July weekend! Enjoy the break and have a safe weekend!
Jun 27, 2016 - Job Sign up for Upcoming meets
Job sign ups are posted for the July Swimmeets. We will be hosting the Olympia Swimmeet so we have more jobs to do so please make sure you sign up! We are waiting to hear if we will be in charge of...
Jun 27, 2016 - Tank tops - Last call
Last Call for Tank tops!! I have about 12 people that want them...the price is better if we order 18 or more. The cost will be between $15- $18. If you haven't given me sizes and still want to order o...
Jun 24, 2016 - Tank tops
I have had a number of people ask about re orders on the spirit wear tank tops! If you would be interested in a Navy tank top reply to this email with sizes you would be interested in ordering. If we ...
Jun 24, 2016 - 4S Meet Next Week
Four Seasons as requested that all Non-4S members sign their liability form and bring to the meet next Tuesday. They will have forms there to sign but it will be faster if we can have these signed ...
Jun 24, 2016 - Tank tops
I have had a number of people as about re orders on the spirit wear tank tops! If you would be interested in a Navy tank top reply to this email with sizes you would be interested in ordering. If we h...
Jun 24, 2016 - Dive Clinic Reminder
Just a reminder about the DIVE CLINIC tomorrow 11-12:30. There are a few more spots availabe. To sign up go to: MarlinsSwimming.com, click on events and Dive Clinic and click on the job sign up b...
Jun 23, 2016 - CCC vs. Marlins tonight
Good Afternoon Marlins, Just a quick reminder about the meet tonight. Marlins will be sitting in the grassy area outside the pool, so make sure you bring chairs and blankets to sit on. You may wan...
Jun 22, 2016 - Practice Cancelled 6/22
Wednesday, June 22 7:30 - 9:30 am swim practice is cancelled due to thunder and lightning.
Jun 22, 2016 - Lessons and 11:30 practice cancelled
AM Lessons and 11:30 Team practice are canceled this AM, June 22 due to lighting in the area.
Jun 22, 2016 - Saturday Dive Clinic
A Dive Clinic is being offered Satruday, June 25th from 11-12:30. Dive Clinic is for those that need practice with Dives and starts. Check with Coach Rob if you are not sure if your swimmer needs ...
Jun 21, 2016 - Conference T-shirts
Twin City Swim Conference is selling T-shirts. If you are interested in purchasing they will be available through: https://www.minervapromotions.com/stores/organizations/twin-city-swim-conference...
Jun 21, 2016 - Marlin Team Updates
Congratulations! to the Marlins Team and Swimmers that participated in the El Paso Invitational on Saturday! Marlins brought home the team 3rd place trophy!! Check it out in the office at the pool! Ma...
Jun 21, 2016 - Missing Clothes from Today's 11:30 practice
Are you missing a styling Under Armer outfit? Modeled here by Hunter? Oooops! Hunter wore the wrong clothes home! If these belong to your swimmers talk to Hunter's mom! She'll get them back to you!!
Jun 16, 2016 - No 6:30 pm Team Practice Tonight
Just a reminder that on meet nights there is no 6:30pm practice. Good Luck Marlin Swimmers at O'Neil Pool tonight!
Jun 10, 2016 - Caps and Spiritwear Update
Caps: I checked on our order today at the Lifeguard store and they thought it could be another week or two before Marlin Swim caps come in! If you do not have a swim cap, I have 3 that can be barr...
Jun 9, 2016 - El Paso Meet Sat. June 18th
Details are posted for the El Paso meet. If your swimmer is Planning to attend, tomorrow Friday, June 10th is the LAST day to make changes to the sign ups. There will be an additional fee of $20 per s...
Jun 9, 2016 - Marlins Spirit Wear
Marlins Spirit Wear is IN!! I will be at the pool at 9:30am today and Friday, 6:30 tonight and 11:30 tomorrow. Please stop by at one of these times to pick up your spirit wear!
Jun 3, 2016 - Suits, Caps, T-shirts
Suits: Marlin Swim Suits are available at the LifeGuard Store on College Ave. in Normal. (Out past Parkside Elementary) It will take a few days before the suits are ready so you need to go in the...
Jun 2, 2016 - Kick off Party Tonight
Just a Reminder that the Marlins Summer Swim Team Kick Off party is tonight at 6:30pm at the shelter in Normal One Plaza, just south east of the pool. Please Bring a dish to share. T-shirts will b...
Jun 1, 2016 - Summer Volunteers
Summer Volunteers Summer Volunteers are ESSENTIAL to having a successful summer! All Marlin Parents are required to volunteer at each meet if their children are swimming so please plan accordingl...
May 30, 2016 - Practice Reminder for Today 5/30
Just a quick reminder that Rob is having practice today. Practice times are: 3:30 to 4:30 and 6:30 to 8 pm Remember Summer Swim Starts tomorrow
May 27, 2016 - Job Sign ups for GE Meet
Job Sign ups are now available for the GE Meet. Please log onto your account and make sure that your swimmer is committed or declined for this meet! All parents of swimmers need to sign up for a job a...
May 26, 2016 - Practice Schedule 5/27-5/31 REVISED
Good Evening Marlins, Here is the practice schedule for 5/27 - 5/31 Friday 5/27: no practice Saturday 5/28: no practice Sunday 5/29: no practice Monday 5/30: Practice: 3:30 to 4:30 and 6:30 to 8 pm ...
May 20, 2016 - Spirit Wear LAST Chance!
Today is the last day for Spirit Wear orders!!
May 19, 2016 - Friday Last Day to Order Spirit wear
Tomorrow, Friday May 20th is the last day to order Spirit wear!!! Log onto the MarlinsSwimming.com go to links and place your order. Booster Club will NOT order extra items for purchase later in the s...
May 16, 2016 - Spirit Wear
Don't forget about Marlins Summer Spirit Wear orders are due this Friday! There are samples of two sizes of the tank tops on the board at the pool. Let me know if you have questions.
May 15, 2016 - No Team Practices May 20-22
There will be no Team Practices over the weekend of May 20-22. Lesson Make up day on Friday, May 20th
May 13, 2016 - Practices for this weekend
Practice times for this weekend. Friday, May 13, 4-5:30 pm, Saturday, May 14th - No Practice (Good luck to our swimmers at track Sectionals! ) Sunday, May 15th, 1-2:30pm If you haven't registered for ...
May 11, 2016 - Summer Swim T-shirts
http://www.selectspiritwear.com/shop4/pc/viewCategories.asp?idCategory=494 Summer Swim Team Spirit Wear is available to order NOW!! Parents, grandparents, friends and family that want to cheer o...
May 11, 2016 - Practices For Wednesday Cancelled
Due to thunder and lighting in the area all practices and lessons are canceled for tonight.
May 4, 2016 - Weekend Practice Changes
Friday, May 6 practice 4-5:30pm, Saturday and Sunday No Practice Have a Happy Mother's Day!
Apr 27, 2016 - Important Information
The Sign Up deadline for the June Meet in Springfield is this Saturday, April 30th if you are a registered USA Swimmers you need to log on and say yes or no if you will be participating. Summer Swim S...
Apr 21, 2016 - Marlin News
Practice times for April 22-24th Friday, April 22, 4pm - 5:30pm Saturday, April 23, NO Practice Sunday, April 24, 1pm -3pm SUMMER REGISTRATION - Now Available on line! go to: Marlinsswimming.com t...
Apr 14, 2016 - Weekend Practice Changes
Friday Practice 4-5:30 pm Saturday - No Practice Sunday - No Practice
Apr 8, 2016 - Team Practices
Weekend Practices Friday 4-6pm Saturday No Practice Sunday 1-3pm
Mar 31, 2016 - No Practice 4/1 & 4/2
There will be no practice on Friday 4/1 or Saturday 4/2. There WILL BE practice on Sunday.
Mar 30, 2016 - No Practice Tonight 3/30/16
Due to storms, there will be no practice tonight 3/30/16. Enjoy your night off
Mar 29, 2016 - Summer Swim
Summer Registration is now open for all summers interested in Summer Swim Team. Our swim meet schedule, information packet and summer practice schedule is posted on our site under documents. For USA r...
Mar 16, 2016 - Spring Break - No practices
No Team Practices Saturday, March 19th-Sunday, March 27th. Have a Happy and Safe Spring Break and Easter! Summer Swim Sign -Ups comming SOON!!
Mar 10, 2016 - Weekend Practice Changes
Practice Times for Friday, March 11th are 4-5:30pm...a bit shorter. Saturday and Sunday No Practice due Age Group Meet in Chicago. Paul swims Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Let me know if you want the...
Feb 26, 2016 - No practices this weekend
So sorry for the late notice! There are no team practices this weekend due to Regionals Swimmeet in Peoria this weekend! Good Luck: Paige, George, Paul, Katie, Ainsley, Lily, Nellie, and Sam!
Feb 24, 2016 - No Practice Tonight 2/24/16
There is no practice tonight. Enjoy your snow day!
Feb 24, 2016 - Psych Sheet and Timeline for Regional Meet
The psych sheet and time line for this weekends Regional Meet has been uploaded and can be found under the event tab for the regional meet
Feb 19, 2016 - Warm-up and Arrival Times for Funky Fish
Funky Fish Swimmeet this weekend details: Location: IWU Fort Natatorium, Bloomington, IL Please Sign up to help time, we need one timer from our team for each session. You should be able to sign up ...
Feb 19, 2016 - No Practice Saturday 2/20 and Sunday 2/21
Good Morning Marlins! There will be no practice this Saturday (2/20) and Sunday (2/21) due to the Funky Fish Swim Meet. There IS PRACTICE today. Good luck to the Marlins swimming in the meet this we...
Feb 17, 2016 - Funky Fish
Sorry for the weird first email. I have added the psych sheet and timeline to our website. Go to the Funky Fish meet and look for the documents. The Meet Entries sheet can also be found there. I will ...
Feb 10, 2016 - No Practice 2/12, 2/13, 2/14
Good Evening Marlins! There will be no practice this Friday (2/12), Saturday (2/13), or Sunday (2/14) Enjoy your weekend off!
Feb 6, 2016 - Last Call for T-shirts
LAST Call For t-shirt orders. I need to send in the order for t-shirts tomorrow!! Please let me know if you would like one to support the Championship team. T-shirts will be cotton on a sky blue ...
Feb 3, 2016 - Championship T-Shirts
Marlins Booster Club will be ordering the Marlin Swimmers that Qualify to swim in the Regional or Age Group Championship Meets a t-shirt. This year we thought we would let Marlin Families purchase the...
Feb 2, 2016 - No Practice Saturday 2/6/2016 and DCST Awards
Good Evening Marlins! There will be no practice this Saturday (2/6/16) Enjoy your day off. There will be practice on Sunday (2/7/16). Great job at the DCST meet this weekend! Awards have been s...
Jan 28, 2016 - DCST Swim meet information/Psych Sheet added
*****Psych Sheet has been added to Event Page Below you will find the information on the DCST Winter Classic Meet. Entries, warm-up assignments, and timing assignment have been uploaded to the websit...
Jan 27, 2016 - February Fees Due
February balances are Due Feb.1st. If you have auto pay set up the cards or accounts will be debited on February 1st.
Jan 27, 2016 - No Practice
No Practice this weekend, Jan. 29th -31st due to the swimmeet in Dekalb. Good Luck Marlins Swimmers. Check the news link on the website for other important reminders!
Oct 22, 2015 - Marlin Clothing Orders
Marlin Clothing Order forms are available at the pool or print your own under the documents tab. Orders are Due by November 15th and items will arrive before Christmas.
Oct 15, 2015 - New Website Check it out
Check out our new website.