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Jan 17, 2022 - GOAL Newsletter: Jan. 17, 2022
Jan 17, 2022 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Jan. 17
Jan 14, 2022 - No GOAL Practices Sat. Jan. 15
Due to the expected overnight snow, we are cancelling the Saturday AM practice at CSM . The swim meet at Millard West H.S. has not announced a cancellation, so we are at this time expecting that the...
Jan 14, 2022 - No GOAL Practices Fri. Jan. 14
Due to the expected weather late this afternoon and evening, we will not be holding GOAL practices this evening, Fri. Jan. 14. A decision about Sat. AM practices will not be made until late tonight a...
Jan 10, 2022 - GOAL Newsletter: Jan. 10, 2022
Jan 5, 2022 - Burke pool not available tonight, Sharks at Montclair
Wednesday Jan. 5 . Sharks will be at Montclair from 6:15-7:45 PM , due to a chemical issue at the Burke pool. We are planning on being able to get into Burke tomorrow, if all things go well.
Jan 3, 2022 - GOAL Newsletter: Jan. 3, 2022
Jan 1, 2022 - GOAL Swimmers on MWS All-Stars Team
Congratulations to the following GOAL swimmers who will be competing for the Midwestern Swimming All-Star Team at the 2022 Midwest All-Stars Championships in Des Moines, IA on Jan. 15-16. Competing L...
Dec 28, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Dec. 27, 2021
Dec 17, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Dec. 20
Mon & Tue Dec. 20-21 - all practices PM at Montclair Penguins 5:45-6:45 & 6:45-7:45; Dolphins 5:30-6:45 & 6:30-7:45; Sharks 6:15-7:45 Wed. Dec. 22 - all practices PM at Montclair Penguins 5...
Dec 15, 2021 - No GOAL Practices: Wed. Dec. 15
Montclair is closing at 2:30 PM today. Burke pool is closed due to classes being canceled there. Therefore, GOAL will not practice tonight, Wed. Dec. 15.
Dec 15, 2021 - Sharks moved to Montclair, Wed. Dec. 15
Due to OPS closing today, we are not able to use the Burke pool. The current plan is for Shark group to practice at Montclair tonight (Wed. Dec. 15) from 6:15-7:45 PM.
Dec 13, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Dec. 13, 2021
Dec 6, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Dec. 6, 2021
Dec 2, 2021 - Sharks practice this Friday - Change
Sharks are practicing at Montclair this Friday Dec. 3, 6:15-7:45 PM . This is due to the Burke diving invite on Friday that might impact us at Burke.
Dec 2, 2021 - GOAL personalized Silicone Swim Cap Order - Deadline Fri. Dec. 10
GOAL personailized silicone swim caps. Order deadline Fri. Dec. 10. Order them by clicking on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of GOAL's website. This is the team cap our swimmers wear...
Nov 23, 2021 - Schedule Change: Sharks Tue/Wed Nov. 23-24
Due to the Burke pool being unavailable, we are moving the Shark group to Montclair this Tue/Wed Nov. 23-24, practice time 6:45-8:15 PM.
Nov 21, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Nov. 22, 2021
Nov 16, 2021 - Dolphins & Penguins moved to Mockingbird Fri. Nov. 19
Due to an event at Montclair pool this Friday Nov. 19, we need to change the schedule for the Penguins and Dolphins this Friday. Updated schedule for Fri. Nov. 19: Penguins 6-7 PM (early & late times...
Nov 15, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Nov. 15, 2021
Nov 8, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Nov. 8, 2021
Nov 6, 2021 - Senior, SrNats, Shark group pictures Nov. 8-9
GOAL team photography Mike Beck will be available next Monday-Tuesday Nov. 8-9 for some photography work for GOAL, so while the high school kids are still here, we will take some group pictures (avail...
Nov 1, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Nov. 1, 2021
Oct 28, 2021 - CSM Closed Sat. Oct. 30 - Revised Schedule
Reminder: Due to a home swim meet for CSM, their pool is closed this Sat. Oct. 30. Revised GOAL schedule for Sat. Oct. 30 SrNats and Seniors 6:45-8:45 AM at Montclair Sharks 6:15-7:45 AM at Mockin...
Oct 25, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Oct. 24, 2021
Oct 17, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Oct. 17, 2021
Oct 12, 2021 - Burke pool closed again today, Tue. Oct. 12 - updated schedule
Tuesday Oct. 12. GOAL Practice Schedule (Burke pool closed) Penguins & Dolphins - normal schedule at Montclair Sharks - 7:30-9 PM at CSM Seniors - 6:45-8:30 PM at Montclair SrNats - 4-6 PM at Montcl...
Oct 11, 2021 - Burke Pool closed Mon. Oct. 11 - See updated schedule
Monday Oct. 11. GOAL Practice Schedule (Burke pool closed) Penguins & Dolphins - normal schedule at Montclair Sharks - 7:30-9 PM at CSM Seniors - normal schedule 4-5:45 PM at Montclair SrNats - 6:3...
Oct 4, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Oct. 4
Sep 27, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Sep. 27, 2021
Sep 24, 2021 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Swim Cap Order - New Deadline Wed. Sep. 29
Due to a small # of orders thus far, we are extending the deadline until Wed. Sep. 29 for the GOAL personailized silicone swim caps. Order them by clicking on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the le...
Sep 24, 2021 - Burke Pool is Back Online - Normal Schedule Today
Fri. Sep. 24 Burke Pool back open! SrNats (Futures) 4-6 PM at Kroc SrNats 4-6 PM at Burke Senior 4-5:45 PM at Montclair Shark 6-7:30 PM at Burke Penguins & Dolphins at Montclair normal times
Sep 23, 2021 - Burke closed again - see revised schedule
We've been notified that the Burke Pool is down again today, Thur. Sep. 23. We've been told it may be ready to go again tomorrow. Today's schedule: SrNats 4-5:30 PM at Burke. Dryland only. Bring ...
Sep 22, 2021 - Burke Pool Closed Wed. Sep. 22 - See Updated Schedule
1:45 PM Wed. Sep. 22 - We will be again moving groups to Montclair that would have practiced at Burke today, due to a Burke pool issue.. SrNats-Futures will practice at Kroc Center 4-6 PM SrNats will...
Sep 21, 2021 - Burke Pool closed Tue. Sep. 21 - See updated schedule
2:20 PM Tue. Sep. 21 - Burke notified us their pool has been shut down due to motor issues. SrNats will practice at Montclair, normal time 4-6 PM. As always bring good dryland clothes/shoes as we wi...
Sep 19, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter: Sep. 19, 2021
Sep 17, 2021 - New Officials Clinic, Wed. Sep. 22
GOAL parents, if you are interested in getting involved in the local swimming community in the role of meet official, know that there is a big need for this. See the note below from Midwestern Swimmi...
Sep 12, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Weeks of Sep. 13 & Sep. 20
Sep 3, 2021 - Sat. Sep. 4 - SrNats at Westgate from 7-9 AM
Incorrect practice site has been posted in several places this week for the Saturday morning practice for SrNats group. Sat. Sep. 4 SrNats group is at Westgate from 7-9 AM. Coach Tom
Sep 2, 2021 - Burke pool closed, possible bad weather, SrNats, Seniors and Sharks going to CSM
Thur. Sep. 2 Due to water chemistry issues at Burke, and possible storms this afternoon/evening for Westgate practices, we have decided to go indoors at College of St. Mary's (CSM) today for the SrNat...
Aug 31, 2021 - Saturday Sep. 4 CSM practices moved to Mockingbird
We have just been notified that the CSM campus will be closed this Sat. Sep. 4 thru Mon. Sep. 6. CSM practices are moved to Mockingbird Community Center (10242 Mockingbird Dr.) this Sat. Sep. 4 New G...
Aug 29, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter Aug. 30, 2021
Aug 26, 2021 - Specific GOAL Practice Facility Info: Including Covid-19 policies
Specific Info about GOAL’s practice sites, including the pools’ Covid-19 and spectator policies. Practice Site / Covid policies: 1. College of St. Mary’s (7000 Mercy Rd). Entrance into c...
Aug 22, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Aug. 23-28
Aug 1, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Aug. 2-7 and a few other items
Jul 25, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: July 26-31
Jul 18, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: July 19-24
Jul 12, 2021 - CSM Parking / Swimmer Drop-off Info - Please Read
Please read the note below sent from College of St. Mary's (CSM) Aquatics Director Terri Hermes: Beginning Sunday, July 11th the upper-level parking will be closed for the remainder of July to comp...
Jul 11, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule: July 12-17
Jul 11, 2021 - Jim Yungbluth Services
Jim Yungbluth, husband of GOAL-coach Becky Yungbluth, was tragically killed in a car accident early Friday morning while driving to work. He was hit by a drunk driver. Jim was a well-known member of...
Jul 10, 2021 - Saturday AM practices cancelled
SrNats will have a brief team meeting at Montclair and then head home (power is out) at 6:50. We are canceling the CSM practices this morning (Sat. July 10) due to the storm conditions of the roads...
Jul 4, 2021 - July 5 Practice Schedule
Happy 4th of July GOAL Families! I hope it is a relaxing, fun and safe day for all! The only groups practicing on Mon. July 5 are Seniors/SrNats for just their long course evening practice at Hi...
Jun 27, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule (Updated): June 28- July 5
Jun 24, 2021 - GOAL Practices Cancelled for Thursday AM due to Thunderstorms
Senior and SrNats Thursday AM practices are cancelled for this morning due to thunderstorms in the area.
Jun 20, 2021 - Zone Meet Info
Midwestern Head Coaches: There will be a Central Zone 14 & Under Championship meet this year! Yea! Please share with your Zone and potential Zone qualifiers and their families. Midwestern will be atte...
Jun 13, 2021 - Practice Schedule for Olympic Trials Week: Several Changes
Jun 9, 2021 - GOAL Swimmer Jacob Molacek in Wave 2 Olympic Trials
If you watch the sports segment of the 10:00 PM News tonight on WOWT (Channel 8 on Cox), you should see an interview with GOAL swimmer Jacob Molacek. (They told us the segment would air on tonight's ...
Jun 6, 2021 - GOAL News June 7, 2021
May 24, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter May 24, 2021
May 11, 2021 - GOAL Newsletter May 11, 2021
May 10, 2021 - Changes to GOAL Practice Schedule this week (May 14th & 15th)
Fri. May 14 . CSM is closed this day, so Seniors are practicing at Mockingbird this Fri. May. 14. Seniors 4-5:45 PM at MB Sat. May 15. SrNats who are not swimming the Fremont Y LC practice will...
May 5, 2021 - Changes to GOAL Practice Schedule this week (May 7th & 8th)
Fri. May 7 . Sharks are practicing a bit earlier than normal this Fri. May. 6. Sharks 5-6:30 PM at MB (early due to an event at MB that evening). Sat. May 8. Sharks, Seniors, and SrNats who are ...
Apr 27, 2021 - Lead Sports Co. for female athletes 13 & Older
Lead Sports Co. is geared toward female athletes 13 & Older. Becca Bott was GOAL's TYR rep before leaving them to join Lead Sports as their Sales Lead. Online courses in Confidence, Sports Psycholog...
Apr 18, 2021 - Changes to GOAL practice schedule this week (Apr. 19-24)
Week of Apr. 19 GOAL Practice Schedule, changes listed below: Mon-Wed Apr. 19-21 No changes to normal schedule Thur. Apr. 22 Senior group 5:45-7 AM at CSM, due to CSM pool being closed after schoo...
Apr 15, 2021 - Summer Practice Schedule (Tentative) 2021
Summer 2021: Notes on Summer schedule. This is effective Tuesday June 1 (No practice on Mon. May 31 – Memorial Day) This is a tentative schedule. We expect to add some long course practices for our...
Apr 7, 2021 - Sharks Practice this Friday - Change
Due to an event at Mockingbird on Fri. April 9, the Sharks practice will move a bit earlier, to 5-6:30 PM, still at Mockingbird.
Apr 5, 2021 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Swim Cap Order (Deadline Apr. 12)
Beginning this afternoon (Mon. Apr. 5), there will be an open order on the GOAL website for personailized silicone GOAL caps (click on Elsmore Swim Shop logo on left side of page). The order period w...
Apr 5, 2021 - GOAL News Apr. 4, 2021
Mar 29, 2021 - GOAL Practice Schedule Easter Weekend (CSM closed - some changes)
College of St. Mary's (CSM) campus will be closed this Fri-Sat. April 2-3. There are some changes to the GOAL schedule this Fri-Sat. (Note that Seniors and Sharks are at Montclair on Friday, and tha...
Mar 2, 2021 - Sharks Practice Time Change: Fri. Mar. 5
Due to an event at Mockingbird Friday night, the Shark practice time on Friday this week (Mar. 5) has moved a bit earlier. Fri. Mar. 5 Sharks 5-6:30 PM at Mockingbird.
Feb 22, 2021 - Practice Schedules Have Been Updated Thru May
GOAL practice schedules have been updated on the GOAL website to include the March thru May details for all groups. No changes to speak of for Sharks, Piranhas, Dolphins and Penguins. However, the...
Feb 15, 2021 - GOAL Practices Cancelled, Mon. Feb. 15
Due to the extreme cold weather conditions this evening, there will be NO GOAL practices this evening, Mon. Feb. 15.
Feb 3, 2021 - New GOAL Personalized Silicone Cap Order
We have initiated a new order period for GOAL personalized silicone caps. Deadline is Tue . Feb . 16 to place your order on the GOAL website, Elsmore Swim page (click on Elsmore logo on left side of...
Feb 2, 2021 - Time Change for this Friday Feb. 5 Seniors & Sharks at Mockingbird
Due to an event at Mockingbird, GOAL needs to be out of the pool by 6:30 PM this Friday, Feb. 5. We will practice 5:10-6:30 PM this Fri. Feb. 5 for Sharks & Seniors.
Feb 1, 2021 - GOAL Swims Well in Grand Island at Scott Usher Pentathlon
Congratulations to the group of GOAL swimmers who drove out to Grand Island on Sunday Jan. 31 to compete at the Grand Island YMCA in the Scott Usher Pentahlon. The meet was swum in a 25-meter pool, s...
Jan 26, 2021 - Updated Format for US Olympic Team Trials - Swimming
Jan 26, 2021 - Save the Dates: Upcoming Championship Meets in MWS
Jan 26, 2021 - GOAL Will Practice This Evening, Tue. Jan. 26
We will be holding the GOAL practices this evening at Montclair, Tue. Jan. 26.
Jan 25, 2021 - GOAL Practices Canceled Due To Winter Storm
Mon. Jan. 25 - No GOAL Practices due to Winter Storm Warning in the area.
Jan 15, 2021 - GOAL Practices Canceled for Tonight - Fri. Jan. 15
Due to weather / road conditions, GOAL will not hold practices this evening, Fri. Jan. 15.
Jan 9, 2021 - Save the Date - GOAL Intrasquad Sat. Jan. 23
Sat. Jan. 23 at CSM. We just wanted to get this on everyone's radar so you can plan. More detailed info coming soon. We are working to get meet information together and posted, and we are trying to ...
Jan 6, 2021 - Time change for this Friday Jan. 8 Seniors & Sharks at Mockingbird
Due to an event at Mockingbird, GOAL needs to be out of the pool by 6:30 PM this Friday, Jan. 8. We will practice 5:10-6:30 PM this Fri. Jan. 8 for Sharks & Seniors. Also, a reminder that the Thursd...
Jan 5, 2021 - Sharks & Seniors Thursday evenings, starting this Thursday Jan. 7
We have been notified that the Montclair swim lessons (Thur/Sat/Sun) will resume this week, so we will need to change the Thursday evening Sharks & Seniors practices for Thursday nights, beginning thi...
Dec 29, 2020 - GOAL Practices Canceled for Tonight - Tue. Dec. 29
Due to today's winter storm, there are no GOAL practices this evening - Tue. Dec. 29. Travel safe if you must travel!
Dec 29, 2020 - Updated GOAL Practice Schedule for New Year's Eve (Thur. Dec. 31)
We've been notified that Mockingbird is not available this Thursday Dec. 31 due to a rescheduled Lifeguard Class. No Practices Tonight (Tue. Dec. 29) due to snow storm Normal practice schedule on Wed....
Dec 28, 2020 - New Year's Eve & Day Practice Times
Thur. Dec. 31 - Penguins & Dolphins, normal times (5-6 PM & 4:45-6 PM at Mockingbird). Sharks & Seniors 1:45-3:15 PM at Montclair (note earlier time!) Fri. Jan. 1 - Happy New Year's ! No Practice...
Dec 23, 2020 - GOAL Practices Canceled for Tonight - Dec. 23
Due to the Winter Storm Warning in effect until 9 PM tonight and the potentially hazardous travel conditions, we are canceling the GOAL practices for this evening, Wed. Dec. 23.
Dec 19, 2020 - GOAL Christmas Week Practice Schedule
Mon-Wed Dec. 21-23 Normal practice schedule Thur-Sat. Dec. 24-26 No GOAL Practices, Holiday Break. Penguin & Dolphin groupers who normally attend Thur-Sat. may attend a practice earlier in the week...
Dec 10, 2020 - Mockingbird Pool closed today, GOAL's practices are at Montclair
We were just notified that Mockingbird Pool is down today for a maintenance issue. Because Skutt happens to not be practicing today at Montclair (they just had a meet put on their schedule for today)...
Dec 10, 2020 - Sharks moved to Montclair Fri. Dec. 11
Mockingbird Pool is closed due to maintenance issues on Fri. Dec. 11. The sharks group will practice at Montclair on Fri. Dec. 11 from 6:15-7:45 PM.
Dec 2, 2020 - GOAL Winter Coat Drive - Final Tally
See note below from Katie Watson, who headed up the GOAL coat drive. I would like to say what an amazing job Katie did with coming up with the idea and making it all happen. She gave freely of her t...
Dec 1, 2020 - Sharks Practice Time Change: Fri. Dec. 4
Due to an event in the Mockingbird pool this Friday, and to try and minimize overlapping the Gretna H.S. practice that ends at 5:00, the Sharks practice will be 5:10-6:25 PM this Fri. Dec. 4 . Pleas...
Nov 17, 2020 - GOAL Coat Drive Update
(Katie Watson notified me that to date GOAL has collected about 40 coats so far for the GOAL Coat Drive, a great start!). GOAL Coat Drive 2020: It's not too late to donate a coat or winter item to ...
Nov 17, 2020 - Practice time change for Early Dolphins on Mon-Wed & Fri
Effective tonight (Tues. Nov. 17), the early Dolphin practice time will shift back 15 minutes to a 5:45 PM start time on Monday, Tuesday Wednesday and Friday. So the early Dolphins (and any Piranhas ...
Nov 14, 2020 - Shark group practice schedule, h.s. season (Nov. 16 - end of Feb)
Shark Group Practice Schedule: Mon. Nov. 16 - end of Feb. The high school swimming season starts on Monday Nov. 16. And with that, there are some minor changes to the shark group schedule. effecti...
Nov 12, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes, Fri-Sat Nov. 13-14, Due to SO Dual Meet
Due to a big turnout at the Swim Omaha vs GOAL dual meet at Ralston H.S. on Fri-Sat Nov. 13-14, there are a few changes to the GOAL practice schedule. Fri. Nov. 13 - Seniors & Sharks at are Montclai...
Nov 6, 2020 - Sharks 5-6:25 PM tonight at
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Nov 6, 2020 - Sharks 5-6:25 PM tonight at Mockingbird
We've been notified that we need to be out of the water at 6:25 tonight. Sharks will practice 5-6:25 PM at Mockingbird tonight, Fri. Nov. 6.
Oct 29, 2020 - Mockingbird Pool Down Today, Several GOAL Practices Changed
Thursday October 29. We were just notified that the Mockingbird pool pump motor is down today. The GOAL practice schedule for today will change to as follows: MC = Montclair Community Center 2304 ...
Oct 22, 2020 - Council Bluffs Meet (Oct. 24-25), Changes Made
Oct 20, 2020 - Senior Group Moved to Mockingbird 3:45-5 PM Today - Oct. 20
Due to a rescheduled athletics event at CSM tonight, the CSM pool has been closed this evening. GOAL's Senior group will practice at Mockingbird today, Tuesday Oct. 20, from 3:45-5 PM.
Oct 18, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule, Oct. 19 - Nov. 14
**Note- With Westgate being drained now, and Burke H.S. and UNO pools still unavailable, we have a 4-week stretch here (Oct. 19-Nov. 14) before the h.s. season starts where we'll need to have some lat...
Oct 13, 2020 - Updated GOAL Practice Schedule, remainder of week of Oct. 12
Due to the future weather forecast, Westgate will be draining it's pool after this Wednesday PM's practice (Oct. 14). Therefore the practice schedule will change slightly for the Seniors and Sharks t...
Oct 8, 2020 - Senior group practice at Westgate this Sat. AM
Due to the CSM intrasquads for Sharks, Dolphins and Penguins, the Senior group will practice at Westgate this Saturday morning (Oct. 10), 7:45-9:30 AM.
Oct 2, 2020 - Seniors and Sharks Moved to Mockingbird Tonight
Due to the very cool day today, Seniors and Sharks will move inside to Mockingbird pool (10242 Mockingbird Dr.) today, Fri. Oct. 2. Seniors 3:45-5:30 PM, Sharks 5:25-7 PM.
Sep 28, 2020 - GOAL Practices: Week of Sep. 28
Week of Sep. 28 GOAL Practices (changes from normal schedule in RED) MB = Mockingbird Community Center 10242 Mockingbird Dr. (4 blocks south of L St.) MC = Montclair Community Center 2304 S. 135th ...
Sep 22, 2020 - Saturday CSM practices moved to Westgate Sep. 26
Due to rescheduled games at CSM, we just found out that GOAL is unable to use the CSM pool on Sat. Sep. 26. Here is the new schedule for this Sat. Sep. 26 for the groups who normally practice at CSM:...
Sep 17, 2020 - GOAL Swimmers Make 2019-20 USA Swimming Academic All-America
Congratulations to GOAL swimmers Maddie Calrk, Hannah Hailu, and Jojo Randby for being named to the USA Swimming 2019-2020 Academic All-America team. Link to the article on swimswam.com.
Sep 13, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule, week of Sep. 14
Westgate and CSM are available this week. Week of Sep. 14 GOAL Practices MB = Mockingbird Community Center 10242 Mockingbird Dr. (4 blocks south of L St.) MC = Montclair Community Center 2304 S. 135...
Sep 7, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule, week of Sep. 7
No GOAL Practices on Monday Sep 7 (Labor Day). Two things affecting this week's schedule: 1. CSM is not available (their reopen date has been pushed back a week due to continuing construction). The ...
Sep 6, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule, week of Sep. 7
No GOAL Practices on Monday Sep 7 (Labor Day). Two things affecting this week's schedule: 1. CSM is not yet available (their reopen date has been pushed back a week due to continuing construction). ...
Aug 25, 2020 - Elsmore Swim Shop 2020 Fundraiser Coupon
Use this coupon below to help out with any purchases on the Elsmore Swim Shop page (valid Aug. 31 - Sep. 13). A ny Elsmore Swim Shop items not on the Elsmore GOAL team page are eligible for the 20% o...
Aug 9, 2020 - GOAL Registration Info: Fall/Winter 2020-21
Aug 6, 2020 - Shark Practice Cancelled, Thur. Aug. 6
Thur. Aug. 6 Due to lightning moving into the area, the early Sharks practice has been stopped, and the later sharks practice is cancelled.
Aug 3, 2020 - Westgate Practices Aug. 4-7 (Tue-Fri) Moved Indoors
Due to the colder water temperatures at Westgate, we are moving indoors for the Westgate practices only on Tue-Fri of this week (Aug. 4-7). These changes are just for the Westgate location. The Prai...
Jul 31, 2020 - Saturday Aug. 1 practices at Westgate (except Sharks at Prairie Lane)
Sat. Aug. 1 practices are back at Westgate for all groups except Sharks. SrNats/Senior 6:30-8:30 AM at Westgate (those in the 6-8 AM Mon-Fri practice time) Senior 8:15-10 AM at Westgate (those...
Jul 24, 2020 - GOAL Saturday Practice, July 25
Due to a conflict at Westgate, we are moving the Saturday morning practice to Rockbrook Pool (10800 W. Center Rd) on Sat. July 25 Sat. July 25 SrNats/Seniors 6:30-8:30 AM at Rockbrook (for the 6 ...
Jul 20, 2020 - GOAL Practices Cancelled 7:30, 8:00 and 8:30 AM Mon. July 20
Due to continued thunderstorms in the area, GOAL will not be running the 7:30, 8:00 and 8:30 AM practices as well (Mon. July 20). Decision on the 9:45 & 10:45 AM practices will be made closer to thei...
Jul 20, 2020 - GOAL Will Practice Morning Penguins & Dolphins Mon. July 20
Due to a break in the weather, we are planning on having practices at 9:45, 10:45 (and the later afternoon OHB practices) for Penguins and Dolphins.
Jul 20, 2020 - GOAL 6 AM Practices Cancelled Due to Lightning - Mon. July 20
Due to thunderstorms in the area, GOAL's 6 AM practices are cancelled. Decision on the practices later this morning will be made later.
Jul 16, 2020 - Sat. July 18 Practice Changes
Due to a conflict at Westgate, we are moving the Saturday morning practices for the next two Saturday's (July 18 and July 25) to Rockbrook Pool (10800 W. Center Rd) Sat. July 18 and July 25 SrNats/Sen...
Jul 13, 2020 - GOAL Private Lessons at Westgate in July/August
GOAL’s expert coaching staff is available to provide private lessons support to all GOAL swimmers in July and early August at Westgate Pool (outdoor private neighborhood pool at 8233 Grover St.). Wh...
Jul 10, 2020 - Sat. AM Practice - July 11 at Westgate and Prairie Lane
GOAL Practice Schedule for Sat. July 11 6:30-8:30 AM at Westgate (for the Mon-Fri 6 AM groups - WG and RB) 8:15-10 AM at Westgate (for the Mon-Fri 8-9:45 AM group) 9:45-11 AM at Westgate - Piranhas 9:...
Jun 30, 2020 - Fri-Sat July 3-4 GOAL Practice Schedule Changes
Due to the 4th of July Holiday: Fri. July 3 - All practices as scheduled, except Sharks will be combined to just 7:45-9:15 AM at Prairie Lane Sat. July 4th - No Practices (Happy 4th of July!)
Jun 24, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: June 29 - Aug. 8
GOAL Practice Schedule: June 29 – Aug. 8 On June 29, we will begin a new practice schedule with some changes, including no longer using Westridge Pool, additional use of Westgate Pool, and removing s...
Jun 22, 2020 - Westgate 6-8 AM group moving indoors to OHB Tue-Wed this week
Due to weather not being able to warm the already chilly Westgate water much the next few days, the Westgate 6-8 AM group will go indoors to the Omaha Home for Boys on Tuesday/Wednesday of this week ...
Jun 19, 2020 - Method of Notifying Members About Weather Cancellation
With the weather looking questionable tomorrow morning (Sat. June 20), please monitor the News Section of the GOAL website for announcements about any practice cancellations. With no access to indo...
Jun 19, 2020 - GOAL Private Lessons at Omaha Home for Boys, Week of June 22
GOAL is providing private lessons with various GOAL coaches the week of June 22 at the Omaha Home for Boys. Lessons are 30 minutes long, and can be reserved by signing up on the GOAL website (www.goa...
Jun 16, 2020 - GOAL Private Lessons at Omaha Home for Boys in June
GOAL typically runs private lessons with various GOAL coaches during the summer months. We are able to use some lanes at the Omaha Home for Boys Pool in the later afternoons for the next week and a h...
Jun 9, 2020 - Custom GOAL Face Masks
Customized GOAL face masks are now available for order on the Elsmore page of the GOAL website. Just click on the Elsmore logo on the left side of the GOAL site. The masks are $12 each, and a minimu...
Jun 4, 2020 - Practice schedule remains same next week
For the week of June 8, the GOAL practice schedule will remain the same as it was this week (week of June 1). Swimmers should remain in the same practice time that they are in this week. We are li...
Jun 2, 2020 - 3:30 & 4:30 PM GOAL Practices at OHB Will Be Held Tue. June 2
We are at this time planning to hold the 3:30 & 4:30 PM GOAL practices at the Omaha Home for Boys Pool, Tue. June 2.
Jun 1, 2020 - No GOAL Practices This Afternoon (Mon. June 1) at OHB
Due to the current rioting situation in parts of Omaha recently, we have decided to cancel the GOAL practices for this afternoon (Mon. June 1) at the Omaha Home for Boys. We will decide on tomorrow's...
May 22, 2020 - Congratulations Nate Germonprez and John Watson!
Apr 27, 2020 - Youtube Channel: Greater Omaha Aquatics
GOAL has asked for and received many very creative, entertaining and inspiring videos from it's members in the past several weeks. Take a look when you have some time! https://www.youtube.com/chann...
Apr 17, 2020 - GOAL snow spirit!
GOAL dryland routine #1 for the older groups was to make a snowman/structure and send a pic if it was GOAL/swim related. But then the snow melted at a record rate. Here's what we received!
Apr 10, 2020 - Official Olympic Swim Trials Rescheduling Announcement
Apr 6, 2020 - Interesting Movie Trailer!
Not sure when this movie will come out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vf_0tZ2ecGQ
Mar 20, 2020 - Free Webinars with Elite Swimmers & Olympians
I received this e-mail today and it may be a great opportunity tor try! Live Free Webinars all Next Week! Save your spot now CG Sports Management is offering a full week of Live Webinar Content CG Spo...
Mar 16, 2020 - Free Online Swimming-Specific Yoga Classes
This was posted on Swimswam.com yesterday, so I wanted to share. This would be a great way to stay in great shape, and increase your athleticism/flexibility/mobility for swimming. I recommend doing ...
Mar 15, 2020 - GOAL Practices Canceled, Week of March 16
Hello GOAL families, We hope everyone is staying healthy and enjoying some good family time together. The events of this past week have been unsettling to say the least. GOAL's normal practice pools...
Mar 13, 2020 - Sat. AM SrNats & Seniors moved to Montclair
Due to the weather forecast, we are moving the Saturday morning practice (Mar. 14) for Senior & SrNats to Montclair. Sat. Mar. 14 6:30-8:30 AM at Montclair, Seniors & SrNats.
Mar 13, 2020 - CSM Pool closed: New Saturday practice times for tomorrow
We've just been notified that the CSM pool has been closed (along with their entire campus). GOAL will still have practice tomorrow morning (Sat. Mar. 14) at the following times/locations: SrNats & S...
Mar 12, 2020 - GOAL Seniors & SrNats: Fri-Sat Mar. 13-14
GOAL Seniors & SrNats will both be practicing at the Fremont Y 50-meter long course pool on Fri. Mar. 13 (6-7:30 PM) and Sat. Mar. 14 (7-9 AM). 810 N. Lincoln Ave., Fremont, NE. Any who cannot mak...
Mar 8, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Mar. 9
Week of Mar. 9 GOAL Practices MC = Montclair Community Center (2304 S. 135 th Ave.); MB = Mockingbird Community Center (10242 Mockingbird Dr.); CSM = College of St. Mary’s (72 nd & Cedar – east side...
Mar 4, 2020 - GOAL February 2020 Swimmers of the Month
Leopardshark Ledger Swimmer of the Month-- February Penguin: Portia Berheim Portia enjoys water because she loves being in the water. Her favorite event is the 25 Breastroke because Breastro...
Mar 2, 2020 - Private Lessons at CSM with Coach Tom, March 3,5,10
GOAL coach Tom Beck will be doing private lessons at CSM on select Tue/Thur's in March. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific skill that the swimmer is really focusing on masterin...
Mar 2, 2020 - GOAL Mini-Meets for 12 & Unders
GOAL Mini meets What are they : Inter squad meets for 12 & under swimmers. With different themes every meet. Each meet will be about an hour long with prizes, awards and drawings based on the meets ...
Mar 1, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Mar. 2
Week of Mar. 2 GOAL Practices Notes - 1- Fremont Y pool will be set up long course on Fri. PM and Sat. AM of this coming week, so SrNats group will take advantage of that to get some long course prepa...
Feb 25, 2020 - Leopardshark Ledger Feb. 25, 2020
Feb 24, 2020 - Seniors & Sharks: Week of Feb. 24
6-7:45 PM at Burke Mon-Fri. Sat AM 7-8:45 at CSM
Feb 20, 2020 - Burke Pool is Back Up and Running
Chlorine issues fixed, and the Burke Pool is ready for us tonight. Thank you for your patience and flexibility!
Feb 19, 2020 - Seniors/Sharks Moved to MC Wed. Feb. 19
Due to chlorine issues at Burke pool, the Seniors & Sharks will practice at Montclair tonight, Wed. Feb. 19.
Feb 16, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Feb. 17
Week of Feb. 17 GOAL Practices (Note Monday is at Montclair - President's Day) Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6-7:45 PM at MC 6-7:45 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 6-...
Feb 10, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Feb. 10
Week of Feb. 10 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6:15-8 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 7-8:45 AM at CSM Dol...
Feb 10, 2020 - Olympic Swim Trials Tickets Available for Purchase at Low Rate
Olympic Trials Prelims Tickets: USA Swimming is offering preliminary tickets to Days 1 & 4 (Sunday, June 21 & Wednesday, June 24) at great rates for Midwestern Swimming clubs or youth groups wishin...
Feb 3, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Feb. 3
Week of Feb. 3 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 7-8:45 AM at CSM D...
Jan 31, 2020 - GOAL Swimmers of the Month: January 2020
Swimmer of the Month-- January Penguin: Abby Kirlin Abby enjoys swimming because she gets some exercise and it’s more fun to swim in the water than to play on land. Her favorite stroke is Br...
Jan 30, 2020 - Leopardshark Ledger Jan. 29, 2020
Jan 29, 2020 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Cap Order, Deadline Feb. 10
This will be our final order period of the short course season for GOAL personalized silicone caps. Deadline is Mon. Feb. 10 to place your order on the GOAL website, Elsmore Swim page (click on Elsmo...
Jan 27, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Jan. 27
Week of Jan. 27 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 7-8:45 AM at CSM ...
Jan 22, 2020 - GOAL Practices Canceled, Wed. Jan. 22
Due to the weather, GOAL wil not be practicing this evening, Wed. Jan. 22.
Jan 19, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Jan. 20
Week of Jan. 20 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6-7:45 PM at MC (Burke closed due to MLK Day) 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM...
Jan 17, 2020 - No GOAL Practices Fri. Jan. 17
Due to the weather today, all GOAL practices are canceled. Friday Jan. 17.
Jan 14, 2020 - Upstairs area at Montclair Closed Tonight
GOAL is holding practice tonight at Montclair, however due to fumes from the gym resurfacing project, everyone must enter through the pool deck door (lower west end of parking lot) and any parents sta...
Jan 13, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Jan. 13, 2020
Week of Jan. 13 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 7-8:45 AM at CSM ...
Jan 11, 2020 - GOAL Sr-Elite Grouper Jojo Randby Commits to Nebraska
Jojo Randby makes commitment to swim for the University of Nebraska at Lincoln beginning in the Fall of 2021. Congratulations Jojo! Swimswam.com article
Jan 10, 2020 - GOAL will Still Practice Tonight, with Sharks & Seniors at Montclair
Even though OPS has cancelled evening activities due to snow, GOAL will still hold practices this evening (Fri. Jan. 10). Sharks & Seniors are moving to Montclair (6-7:45 PM), due to the Burke pool...
Jan 7, 2020 - Montclair Pool is Back Open, Tue. Jan. 7
Back to normal practice locations today, Tue. Jan. 7, as Montclair pool is back up and running!
Jan 6, 2020 - Montclair Pool closed Mon. Jan. 6, practices moved to Burke H.S.
We've just been notified that the Montclair Pool is down for repairs tonight (Mon. Jan. 6), so all GOAL practices are moved to Burke H.S. for tonight (SW corner of 120th & Dodge). Please enter thru t...
Jan 6, 2020 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Jan. 6, 2020
Week of Jan. 6 GOAL Practices ( Note: Burke not available until Tuesday Jan. 7 ) Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior & Shark 6-7:45 PM at MC 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at ...
Dec 27, 2019 - Leopardshark Ledger Dec. 28, 2019
Dec 20, 2019 - November GOAL Swimmers of the Month
Dec 17, 2019 - GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule
GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule: Notes: Sat. Dec. 21 & 28 at MC, Sat. Jan. 4 back to CSM; Seniors/Sharks at MC instead of Burke on weekdays from Dec. 23-Jan. 3; No practices on Dec. 24-26 and Jan. 1...
Dec 16, 2019 - GOAL Attains Bronze Medal Club Status in 2020 USA Swimming Club Excellence
Congratulations GOAL team for achieving bronze medal club status in the 2020 USA Swimming Club Excellence program. On an annual basis, the Club Excellence program recognizes USA Swimming’s highest-per...
Dec 15, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Dec. 16
Week of Dec. 16 GOAL Practices (Note that Thursday for Seniors/Sharks is earlier than normal and is at Mockingbird; Saturday morning practices are at Montclair this week and next due to CSM being clo...
Dec 9, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Dec. 9
Week of Dec. 9 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6-7:45 PM at MC 8:45-10:30 AM at CSM Shark 6:45-...
Dec 2, 2019 - GOAL Practices: Week of Dec. 2
Week of Dec. 2 GOAL Practices ( Note that Seniors & Sharks are early on Wednesday, and early AND at Montclair on Friday ) Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burk...
Dec 2, 2019 - GOAL Private Lessons with Coach Tom at CSM, Dec-Feb
GOAL coach Tom Beck will be doing private lessons at CSM on select Tue/Thur's in Dec/Jan/Feb. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific skill that the swimmer is really focusing on ma...
Nov 26, 2019 - GOAL Practice Tonight - Tuesday Nov. 26
We will be watching how the weather unfolds as the day goes on, but as of now we are planning on having GOAL practices this evening (Tue. Nov. 26) with the major change being that the Shark group w...
Nov 24, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule (Thanksgiving Week): Week of Nov. 25
Week of Nov. 25 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat Senior 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke 5:30-7:15 PM at Burke No Practices – Happy Thanksgiving! 6-7:45 PM at MC ( note change o...
Nov 17, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule (H.S. Season) Week of Nov. 18
The practice schedule changes a bit this week due to the start of the high school swim season tomorrow (Mon. Nov. 18). The Shark/Senior practice will be a bit variable, as the Burke team's schedule w...
Nov 15, 2019 - 2020 All-Stars Meet Application Info
The 2020 All Star Application for Midwestern Swimmers is NOW open. If you have athletes who will be in the Top 5 and have A times please encourage them to apply. There may be some events where we do n...
Nov 13, 2019 - The Visit Omaha Cup 2020
Nov 12, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule (a few changes) Week of Nov. 11
Week of Nov. 11 GOAL Practices ( changes in red ) Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat SrNats 4:15-6:15 PM at Burke 4:15-6:15 PM at Burke 5:50-7 AM at CSM & 4:00-6:00 PM at Burke (4-6 PM at UNO Sr-Elite) ...
Nov 5, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule (a few changes) Week of Nov. 4
Please note the changes highlighted in red. With a Jr High meet at Burke on Wednesday, and a meet in Iowa City Fri-Sun, there are several changes. Week of Nov. 4 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri...
Oct 30, 2019 - GOAL Swimmers of the Month - October!
Oct 29, 2019 - Later start times for Wednesday (Oct. 30) SrNats & Sharks practices
The Jr High Swim Meet this Wednesday (Oct. 30) is indeed at Burke, not at Morton as we previously stated. Therefore, the Burke practices tomorrow will be affected. Change of practice times, Wed. Oct...
Oct 28, 2019 - A Few Changes to Normal GOAL Practice Schedule This Week
Due to a Jr High Meet (away meet for Beveridge) on Wednesday, and Halloween on Thursday, see the changes (highlighted in red) to the normal GOAL schedule for this week. Week of Oct. 28 GOAL Practices ...
Oct 20, 2019 - Practice Schedule: Week of Oct. 21
Special Schedule: Week of Oct. 21 Please note the changes to normal schedule (highlighted in red) Mon Oct. 21 Tue Oct. 22 Wed Oct. 23 Thur Oct. 24 Fri Oct. 25 Sat Oct. 26 SrNats 4:15-6:15 PM at Bu...
Oct 13, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Oct. 14 (Some Changes)
Please note the changes to normal schedule (highlighted in red) Week of Oct. 14 GOAL Practices Mon Tue Wed Thur Fri Sat SrNats 4:15-6:15 PM at Burke 4:15-6:15 PM at Burke 5:50-7 AM at CSM & 4:1...
Oct 10, 2019 - SrNats and Sharks Back at Burke Thur-Fri Oct. 10-11
With hope that the water has warmed up a bit, we're back into Burke today and tomorrow for SrNats & Sharks. Thur. Oct. 10 - SrNats 4:20-6:20 PM, Sharks 6:15-8 PM Fri. Oct. 11 - SrNats 4:20-6:05 PM, Sh...
Oct 8, 2019 - Burke Pool Water Too Cold, Changing Schedule Next 2 Days
Due to the cold Burke pool water, we need to move practices for SrNats and Sharks today and tomorrow. Tue. Oct. 8 - SrNats 4-6 PM at Mockingbird, Sharks 6:15-7:45 PM at Montclair Wed. Oct. 9 - SrNats...
Oct 5, 2019 - Burke Pool IS Back Open! GOAL Schedule Week of Oct. 7
The Burke Pool has been cleared to open for us starting Mon. Oct. 7. Also on Mon. Oct. 7, Mockingbird Community Center reopens after it's 3-week closure. Pasted below is the planned practice schedul...
Oct 3, 2019 - Fitter and Faster Camp to be run between sessions during Olympic Trials 2020
Sep 28, 2019 - Burke Still Closed Until Further Notice: GOAL Practice Schedule, Week of Sep. 30
If the Burke Pool should reopen to us mid-next week, we will adjust this schedule to take advantage of that. Here is the schedule for next week, assuming Burke is not available: Week of Sep. 30 GOAL ...
Sep 24, 2019 - GOAL's MWS Award Winners 2018-19, Banquet this Sunday
Sep 22, 2019 - Burke Still Closed: GOAL Practice Schedule for Week of Sep. 23
The Burke Pool has not been officially opened yet for GOAL's use. If you see the pool you'll see a pool full of nice clear water, however the water temp is frigid as they are still working on their m...
Sep 18, 2019 - Some Private Lessons Added to Schedule - Some Availability Left
GOAL coach Tom Beck is doing private lessons at CSM on select Tue/Thur/Sun's in Sep/Oct/Nov, and we've just added some times on Sunday early afternoons to the original schedule. Pasted below is what ...
Sep 17, 2019 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Cap Order
There is a new order period activated for GOAL personalized silicone caps. The order deadline is Friday Sep. 20. To order caps online, click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the GOA...
Sep 16, 2019 - UNO Closed Fri. Sep. 20, Change to SrNats & Shark Practices
Due to an intrasquad meet at UNO this Friday, we've had to move the SrNats & Shark practices on Sep. 20. Fri. Sep. 20: SrNats 4-5:45 PM at Montclair; Sharks 6:15-8 PM at Montclair
Sep 14, 2019 - Burke Pool Still Closed: GOAL Practice Schedule Week of Sep. 16
We will notify everyone with an updated schedule if Burke should reopen sometime next week. In the meantime, here is the GOAL practice schedule, utilizing UNO and Montclair (reopened) while Burke is ...
Sep 11, 2019 - Elsmore Swim Shop Swimsuit & Equipment Sizing at Montclair, Tue. Sep. 17
Elsmore Swim Shop swimsuit and equipment sizing night. Tue. Sep. 17, 5:15-7:30 PM at Montclair Community Center (in the lower level Ceramics room - windowed room just off pool deck) Maggie from Els...
Sep 7, 2019 - Burke Pool Still Closed: GOAL Practice Schedule Week of Sep. 9
We will notify everyone with an updated schedule if Burke should reopen sometime next week. In the meantime, here is the GOAL practice schedule, utilizing UNO and Mockingbird pools while Burke is sti...
Sep 3, 2019 - GOAL Private Lesson Times with Coach Tom in Sep-Nov 2019
GOAL coach Tom Beck Will be doing private lessons at CSM on select Tue/Thur/Sun's in Sep/Oct/Nov. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific skill that the swimmer is really focusing o...
Sep 1, 2019 - Burke Pool still closed: GOAL Practice Schedule Week of Sep. 2
The Burke H.S. Pool remains closed until further notice due to plumbing/mechanical issues. If it does reopen yet this coming week, we will adjust our schedule to take advantage of it, notifying every...
Aug 27, 2019 - SrNats Wed. Aug. 28 PM practice moved to Mockingbird
Due to the Westgate Pool temp and tonight's forecast low temp., we are moving tomorrow's SrNats PM practice to Mockingbird (10242 Mockingbird Dr.) from 4-6 PM. Wed. Aug. 28 SrNats 5:50-7 AM at CSM & ...
Aug 24, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Aug. 26
Due to the Burke H.S. pool not being available yet, and Westgate pool likely being too cold after Wed. Aug. 28, there are several changes to the GOAL practice schedule for this coming week. Here it i...
Aug 22, 2019 - SrNats & Sharks practices Thur-Fri Aug. 22-23
Due to the Burke Pool not being available yet, the Senior-National and Shark practice times/locations for Thur-Fri Aug. 22-23 have been updated. No changes to originally published schedule for all ot...
Aug 21, 2019 - Wed. Aug. 21 - SrNats and Sharks moving indoors
Two things. First, due to the poor weather today, we will change the practice locations for the Senior-Nationals and Shark groups. Today, Wed. Aug. 21 , here are the changes: Sr-Nationals: 4-6 PM a...
Aug 19, 2019 - Senior & SRNats weekday morning practice at CSM moved to Wednesdays
Please note that the Senior, Senior-National weekday morning practice day has been moved from Thursday to Wednesday on the calendar. The Senior & SRNats weekday morning practice is on Wednesdays at C...
Aug 15, 2019 - Burke Pool closed: GOAL Schedule for Weeks of Aug. 19 & 26
GOAL Practice Schedule: Aug. 19 - 24 is just for those currently registered with USA Swimming. Those swimmers not currently registered will start the week of Aug. 26. Week of Aug. 19: The Burke po...
Jul 29, 2019 - Midwestern Swimming Champions!! Long Course 2019
It was ten years ago at Woods Park in Lincoln when GOAL won it's first and only Midwestern Swimming championship meet. GOAL celebrated that 10-year anniversary by winning the meet for a second time, ...
Jul 28, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Wee of July 29
Changes for this week: Monday July 29 - NO PRACTICE FOR SENIORS & SRNATS in the morning !! (With a great effort going on this weekend at the MWS Championships in Lincoln, and a strong, spirirted sho...
Jul 27, 2019 - GOAL Online Registration for 2019-2020 Begins Monday July 29 for Active Members
Jul 21, 2019 - GOAL Practices, Week of July 22
Mon. July 22 - SrNats 7-9 AM at WG, Seniors 7-8:50 AM at RB, Sharks/Dolphins/Penguins normal times, SrNats & Seniors normal PM practice at Hitchcock Tue. July 23 - SrNats 7-9 AM at WG, Seniors 7-8:50 ...
Jul 16, 2019 - GOAL Senior & SrNats Practice Canceled Tuesday Morning
Due to storms in the area, there will be NO GOAL practices for the Senior & SrNats groups on Tuesday morning July 16.
Jul 14, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Week of July 15
Due to the Sectional Meet in Tulsa on Wed-Sat, and the MWS Qualifier Meet in Fremont on Fri-Sun, there are some changes to the normal GOAL schedule this week. Monday July 15 SrNats 7-9 AM at WG; Sen...
Jul 13, 2019 - GOAL Save the Dates, Online Registration, Summer Break, Beach Party
Please mark your calendars for the upcoming GOAL pancake breakfast, online registration, summer break, and Annual Beach Party! 1. GOAL Breakfast of Champions, Thur. July 25, 8-9:30 AM at Westgate poo...
Jul 9, 2019 - Many Private Lesson Times Still Available at Westgate
Many Lesson Times Still Available! GOAL’s expert coaching staff is available to provide private lessons support to all GOAL swimmers in late-June and July at Westgate Pool (outdoor private neighborhoo...
Jul 9, 2019 - GOAL SrNats and Seniors Moved Indoors to Montclair Tuesday July 9
Due to storms in the area, SrNats and Seniors indoors at Montclair, Tue. AM July 9, normal times.
Jul 2, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: 4th of July Weekend Thur-Sat
Thur. July 4 - No GOAL Practices, Happy 4th! Fri. July 5 - Senior/SrNats both at Westgate for their morning practice (SrNats 6-8 AM, Senior 6:10-8 AM); normal evening practice times/locations for S...
Jun 26, 2019 - SrNats & Seniors indoors at Montclair Wednesday AM June 26
Due to thunderstorms in the area, teh SrNats and Seniors will go inside to Montclair on Wed. June 26, SrNats 6-8 AM, Seniors 6:10-8 AM.
Jun 24, 2019 - GOAL Personalized Caps Order Active, Deadline July 4
There is a new order period activated for GOAL personalized silicone caps. The order deadline is Thursday July 4. To order caps, click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the GOAL webs...
Jun 22, 2019 - SrNats Practicing Outdoors at Westgate Starting Mon. June 24
SrNats morning practice will be at Westgate Pool (8233 Grover St.) starting Mon. June 24, normal time of 6-8 AM, until further notice. The Saturday morning practice for SrNats will also be at Westgat...
Jun 21, 2019 - SrNats & Seniors indoors at Montclair this morning 6:10-8
Due to storms in the area, the morning practice is at Montclair, 6:10-8 AM (Fri. June 21).
Jun 21, 2019 - GOAL Private Lessons at Westgate in June and July
GOAL’s expert coaching staff is available to provide private lessons support to all GOAL swimmers in late-June and July at Westgate Pool (outdoor private neighborhood pool at 8233 Grover St.). While...
Jun 19, 2019 - Thur-Sat SrNats & Seniors, June 20-22
Seniors & SrNats groups Thursday June 20 - Those swimming in meets this weekend may come to the morning practice 30 minutes after the scheduled start time, since your practice will be shorter, and to ...
Jun 13, 2019 - SrNats at CSM Sat. June 15, 7-8:45 AM
SrNats practice will move to CSM on Sat. June 15 from 7-8:45 AM. Only those not swimming in the meet at UNO on Saturday afternoon should attend the morning practice.
Jun 12, 2019 - SrNats back inside to Montclair tomorrow morning, Thur. June 13
Montclair pool is back up and running, so the SrNats will be back inside tomorrow morning, Thur. June 13.
Jun 7, 2019 - SrNats Outside at Westgate Tomorrow Morning (Sat June 8) 6:45-8:45
SrNats group moving outdoors for tomorrow mornings practice (Sat June 8), 6:45-8:45. Water temp is decently warm at Westgate today!
Jun 6, 2019 - Summer practice schedule change - Tuesdays for Penguins and Dolphins
Due to a scheduling issue at CSM, the Tuesday night Penguins and Dolphins practice time at CSM will be changing slightly for the remainder of June/July. Tuesday this Summer: Penguins 6:30-7:30 PM at ...
Jun 5, 2019 - GOAL Private Lessons at CSM in June, new classes added, and latest availability
GOAL Coaches Tom Beck and Becky Yungbluth are available for private lessons at CSM in early June. We hope to continue the lessons at Westgate in the mid-late morning times in late June and July (pool...
Jun 3, 2019 - Senior practice moved inside to Montclair Monday morning June 3 due to storms
Lightning moving into area, Seniors moving inside to Montclair, Monday June 3
Jun 2, 2019 - GOAL Private Lessons at CSM in June
GOAL typically runs private lessons with various GOAL coaches during the summer at Westgate Pool. With Westgate pool still being unheated, and the weather not warming their water up much yet, it look...
May 26, 2019 - GOAL Announcements - No Practice on Memorial Day, etc.
A few announcements for the week starting Mon. May 27 at GOAL: 1 - There are no GOAL practices held on Memorial Day (Mon. May 27) 2 - Entries can still be turned on the GOAL website by end of day toda...
May 21, 2019 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Swim Cap Order Active, Deadline June 3
There is a new order period activated for GOAL personalized silicone caps. The order deadline is Monday June 3. To order caps, click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the GOAL websit...
May 19, 2019 - Saturday May 25 Practice Location Changes
There are some changes to the GOAL practices on Saturday May 25, due to the CSM pool being closed the entire Memorial Day weekend, and SrNats practicing at the Fremont Y (long course). Sat. May 25 : ...
May 16, 2019 - May 18 SrNats Practice to be at CSM with Seniors, 7-8:45 AM
Due to a big turnout for the meet at the Fremont Y this weekend, those SrNats groupers not swimming in the meet will practice with the Senior group at CSM this Sat. May 18, from 7-8:45 AM.
May 7, 2019 - GOAL Senior Practice Moved to Montclair this Friday May 10
The GOAL Senior group practice will be moved to Montclair this Friday May 10 (from CSM), regular time (4-5:45 PM).
May 2, 2019 - GOAL Summer Practice Schedule (June 3 - Aug. 3)
Mon. June 3 – Sat. Aug. 3 Pools: CSM = College of St. Mary’s 72nd St. & Cedar (1 block north of Mercy Rd.) MC = Montclair Community Center 2304 S. 135th Ave. (4 blocks north of W. Center Rd.) UNO ...
May 1, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Reminder (including 1 change)
Thursday May 2 - Sharks at Mockingbird, 4:15-6 PM; Seniors & SrNats 4-6 PM at CSM; Penguins & Dolphins normal Friday May 3 - Seniors & SrNats combined at Montclair 4-5:45 PM (for Seniors this is a ...
Apr 30, 2019 - GOAL Private Lesson Times with Coach Tom at CSM, Times Still Available
GOAL coach Tom Beck has been doing private lessons at CSM on Tue/Thur/Fri's in Apr/May. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific skill that the swimmer is really focusing on masterin...
Apr 26, 2019 - Burke Pool Drained. Friday SrNats & Sharks Practices Moved to Montclair
We just found out that the Burke Pool has been drained a day earlier than we expected. The SrNats and Seniors practice groups have been moved to Montclair, normal times, Fri. Apr. 26.
Apr 24, 2019 - Burke Pool Closing Apr. 27. GOAL Practice Schedule Apr. 29 - June 1
Burke H.S. Pool is closing Apr. 29 thru August. GOAL Practice Schedule: Mon. April 29 – Sat. June 1 Pools: CSM = College of St. Mary’s 72nd St. & Cedar (1 block north of Mercy Rd.) MB = Mockingbir...
Apr 22, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Apr. 22
This schedule is counting on CSM Pool being available this week. If it is not, we'll adjust Wed. AM SrNats/Seniors practice, and the Sat. AM locations: Monday Apr. 22 - SrNats 4-6 PM at Burke, Sen...
Apr 16, 2019 - CSM Pool Down Until Apr. 22 at Earliest
The CSM Pool heater is still not operating, and is not expected to be working until next week (Apr. 22) at the earliest. Due to that, we have some changes to this week's practice schedule: Wednesday ...
Apr 11, 2019 - Important News About GOAL Practice Schedule (please read)
We have just received several items of information that affect the GOAL practice schedule. 1. CSM pool heater just broke and will need to be repaired or replaced. Today's (Thur. Apr. 11) practice sh...
Apr 9, 2019 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Swim Cap Order, Deadline Apr. 19
There is a new order for GOAL personalized silicone caps. To order, log in to your account on the GOAL website, click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the page, then find the item. ...
Apr 5, 2019 - Montclair Closed For (at least) Start of Next Week - Schedule Change
Montclair Community Center is still being used as a flood victims relief shelter. The pool is unavailable again to GOAL for at least part of next week. If it becomes available, we will use it, but t...
Apr 4, 2019 - SrNats will practice at Mockingbird Sat. Apr. 6, 6:45-8:45 AM
There has been a slight change to the practice schedule for this Saturday April 6. SrNats will practice at Mockingbird this Sat. Apr. 6 from 6:45-8:45 AM.
Apr 3, 2019 - GOAL Private Lesson Times with Coach Tom at CSM, Times Still Available
GOAL coach Tom Beck has been doing private lessons at CSM on Tue/Thur/Fri's in Mar/Apr. We have added many dates for the lessons in Apr/May. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific...
Mar 28, 2019 - Montclair Pool closed (Flood Shelter): GOAL Practice Schedule Next Week
Montclair Community Center is being used as a flood victims relief shelter. The pool is unavailable to GOAL for at least part of next week. If it becomes available, we will use it, but tehfollowing ...
Mar 25, 2019 - GOAL Finishes Short Course Season in Strong Fashion at MWS Champs Meet!
GOAL swimmers competed this past weekend in Lincoln at the MWS Short Course Championship Meet. A high percentage of personal best times were achieved (detailed meet report will follow, when times are...
Mar 12, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule thru March 23 - Spring Break March 25-31
Because of the MWS Championships being moved a week later (was originally schedule as Mar. 15-17, but was moved back to Mar. 22-24), the GOAL Spring Break period was also moved back a week later to be...
Mar 10, 2019 - Burke pool closed week of March 11 - Updated GOAL Practice Schedule
The Burke H.S. pool is closed this coming week (March 11-15) due to the OPS spring break. Because of this, here is the GOAL practice schedule for the week of March 11 . Penguins & Dolphins - normal ...
Mar 7, 2019 - No GOAL Practices Thur. Mar. 7. Schedule Change for Fri. Mar. 8
Due to the snowstorm this morning, there are NO GOAL practices on Thur. March 7. Also, the OPS 8th Grade Swim Meet was moved from Thursday (today) to Friday at Burke. We will move the Seniors, SrNat...
Mar 4, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Week of Mar. 4
Due to Junior High meets at Burke on Wed. and Thur., and the Sectionals Meet in Columbia, MO Thur-Sun, there are a few changes to the normal GOAL practice schedule this week on Wed-Sat. Mon-Tue. Mar. ...
Feb 28, 2019 - GOAL Private Lessons at CSM in Mar/Apr 2019
GOAL coach Tom Beck is available for private lessons at CSM on select dates in Mar/Apr. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific skill that the swimmer is really focusing on masterin...
Feb 24, 2019 - Update: OPS Cancels Mon Feb 25, But GOAL will Still Practice With a Few Changes
GOAL will practice on Mon. Feb. 25, even though OPS has cancelled classes. Sharks and SrNats will move to Montclair, since Burke is closed. Mon. Feb. 25 GOAL practices Penguin - 5:45-6:45 PM & 6:45-7...
Feb 24, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Schedule: Week of Feb. 25 (Welcome back high schoolers!)
With the Nebraska High School State Meet finishing up this weekend in Lincoln, GOAL resumes its normal practice schedule, senior groups included, on Mon. Feb. 25. Due to the MWS Qualifier Meet this F...
Feb 22, 2019 - GOAL Practices Will Be Held Tonight, Fri. Feb. 22
Fri. Feb. 22, GOAL will hold practices this evening, despite OPS canceling their activities. Those swimming in the late practice may attend the earlier practice if it looks like weather will be comin...
Feb 20, 2019 - GOAL Practices Will Be Held Tonight at Montclair (including Sharks 6-7:45 PM)
Wednesday Feb. 20. GOAL practices will be held tonight at Montclair. Regular times. Sharks 6-7:45 PM at Montclair as well.
Feb 19, 2019 - GOAL Practices Canceled Tonight, Tuesday Feb. 19
OPS has canceled after-school & evening activities due to the incoming weather. Because of this, and because we are in a Winter Storm Warning starting at 6 PM tonight, GOAL will NOT be practicing thi...
Feb 18, 2019 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Week of Feb. 18
There are several changes to the GOAL practice schedule this week. Please see changes below. Penguins - the only change is that there will be NO late Saturday practice time offered on Feb. 23. Anyo...
Feb 11, 2019 - GOAL Practices Canceled Due to Weather - Mon. Feb. 11, 2019
GOAL currently follows OPS with regards to cancellation of activities due to roads/snowy weather conditions. OPS has cancelled after-school/evening activities due to the snow/roads. GOAL practices...
Feb 6, 2019 - New GOAL Personalized Silicone Cap Order - Deadline Oct. 10
Because of demand, we are adding a new 1 week ordering period for GOAL personalized caps. You may order by clicking on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the GOAL website, then click on t...
Feb 5, 2019 - GOAL Sharks & Seniors Practice Schedule Changes This Week
There are a few changes to the normal schedule this week for Sharks/Seniors . Wed. Feb. 6 - 6:00-7:45 PM at Montclair Fri. Feb. 8 - 5:30-7:15 PM at Burke The rest of the week is normal schedule.
Jan 30, 2019 - GOAL Practices Will Be Held Tonight at Montclair (including Sharks 6-7:45 PM)
GOAL practices will be held tonight, Wed. Jan. 30. Penguins & Dolphins normal time and place. Because Burke H.S. is closed, Sharks/Seniors/SrNats will be held at Montclair from 6-7:45 PM.
Jan 25, 2019 - GOAL Personalized Caps Order Active, Deadline Feb. 4
To order a personalized GOAL silicone cap (you actually get 2 per package), click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the GOAL website and select the silicone caps. The deadline to plac...
Jan 22, 2019 - GOAL Practices Canceled Due to Weather - Tue. Jan. 22, 2019
GOAL practices are canceled for tonight, Tue. Jan. 22, 2019, due to the weather and school cancellations.
Jan 20, 2019 - Post HS Season Information for Senior Swimmers
Jan 8, 2019 - Burke Pool back open today - back to normal schedule
The Burke Pool is back open today, Tuesday Jan. 8. Sharks & Seniors 6:45-8:30 PM at Burke the rest of the week. Saturday is still 7-8:45 AM at CSM.
Jan 7, 2019 - Sharks/Seniors at Montclair tonight 6-7:45 PM
Monday Jan. 7. Due to the Burke pool being down today, the Sharks/Seniors practice will be at Montclair tonight (Mon. Jan. 7) from 6-7:45 PM. Please bring comfortable dryland clothes as we will stay ...
Dec 26, 2018 - GOAL Private Lessons at CSM in Jan: List of Times Available as of Jan. 1
GOAL coaches Tom Beck, Becky Yungbluth and Sarah Lewis are available for private lessons at CSM on select dates in Dec/Jan. Private lessons can be very good at working on a specific skill that the sw...
Dec 20, 2018 - Mockingbird Pool down today, Thursday Dec. 20
We have been notified that the Mockingbird Pool motor is down, so the pool is unavailable today, Thursday Dec. 20. We will be moving practice to a slightly later time, and to Montclair Community Cente...
Dec 15, 2018 - GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule: Dec/Jan 2018-19
There are a few changes to the normal GOAL practice schedule during the period Dec. 20 - Jan. 4. Here they are are: Thur. Dec. 20 - Sharks at 5:30-7 PM at Montclair; other groups normal schedule Fri...
Dec 5, 2018 - Friday (Dec. 7) Seniors & Sharks at Montclair 5:45-7:30 PM
Due to 2 different meets going, we are consolidating practice pools this Friday Dec. 7. SrNats (Nate), Seniors & Sharks will practice 5:45-7:30 PM at Montclair on Fri. Dec. 7. The Penguins & Dolphin...
Nov 17, 2018 - Thanksgiving Week GOAL Practice Schedule
There are several changes to the normal practice schedule this coming week due to the Thanksgiving Holiday and practice pool holiday closures. Mon-Tue Nov. 19-20 . Normal practice schedule. Senior/S...
Nov 9, 2018 - GOAL personalized silicone cap order
We’ve just started a new GOAL personalized silicone cap order that will be active until Thursday, November 15. Elsmore Swim Shop will place our order on Nov. 16. Click on the Elsmore logo on the left...
Nov 9, 2018 - GOAL Personalized Towel Order
We are going to be taking orders for the personalized GOAL towels again. If interested you will need to get your order in by Wednesday November 14th in order to have the towels back before Christma...
Nov 6, 2018 - Senior & SRNats Practice Schedule, Nov. 8-10
Here is the practice schedule for Seniors & SrNats this Thursday (Nov. 8) thru Saturday (Nov. 10). Thursday Nov. 8 - Seniors & SrNats combined at Montclair 4-6 PM Friday Nov. 9 - SrNats- No practice...
Oct 29, 2018 - Halloween Practice Schedule: Wed. Oct. 31
GOAL will be running a slightly adjusted practice schedule for Halloween, Wed. Oct. 31. Schedule is listed below: Penguins - 4:45-5:45 Pm at Burke H.S. (early/late practice times combined) Dolphins -...
Oct 24, 2018 - Sat. Oct. 27 SrNats Practice at CSM 7-8:45 AM
Due to the meets in Lincoln and Iowa City this weekend, Sat. AM's SrNats practice (Oct. 27) will be combined with the Senior group at CSM, 7-8:45 AM.
Oct 13, 2018 - MWS Champs Meet date change - March 2019
Just received from the MWS Office. Please note this in your calendars! The Midwestern Short Course Championship will be held March 22-24, 2019 at the University of Nebraska Devaney Center Pool. The ...
Oct 11, 2018 - Seniors & SrNats combining on Fri-Sat due to meets
Due to the Lawrence and OWSC Meets this weekend, we are combining the SrNats & Senior practices on Friday PM and Saturday AM. Fri. Oct. 12 - SrNats & Seniors 4-5:45 PM at Burke Sat. Oct. 13 - SrNats...
Oct 10, 2018 - Mockingbird Pool Back Open: Thursday Practice Schedule Back to Normal
The Mockingbird Community Center is back open after their annual maintenance closure. Thursdays Penguins and Dolphins are back to the regular schedule: Penguins 5-6 PM at Mockingbird, Dolphins 4:45-6...
Oct 9, 2018 - SrNats at Montclair today, combining with Seniors
Due to a lockdown at Burke high school the senior nationals will be practicing at Montclair today, Tuesday, October 9. We have not heard anything official from Burke regarding their facility this ev...
Oct 9, 2018 - Sharks at Montclair 6:15-7:45 Pm, Tuesday Oct. 9
Burke H.S. is closed this evening due to an incident at the school this afternoon. The sharks will practice at Montclair tonight (Tue. Oct. 9) from 6:15-7:45 Pm.
Oct 2, 2018 - Sharks & Seniors Practice at Montclair Saturday Oct. 6
Due to the high meet entry turnout at the ACE Meet this weekend, the Sharks and Seniors not in the ACE Meet this Saturday will be practicing at Montclair (Not CSM) on Sat. Oct. 6, 7-8:45 Am. All othe...
Sep 28, 2018 - CSM is back open, Sat. & Wed. Am practices back at CSM
The heater is back on at the CSM pool, and GOAL Wed. Am & Sat. Am practices are back at CSM effective immediately. SrNats practice is back to the normal 6:45-8:45 Am at Montclair.
Sep 18, 2018 - Wed. Am Practice at Montclair while CSM closed
While CSM is closed due to heater issues, the Wed. Am SrNats and Senior practice will be at Montclair Community Center, same time (5:50-7:00 Am).
Sep 13, 2018 - Mockingbird closure and CSM heater is down: Thur & Sat Affected
Reminder: With Mockingbird being closed for annual maintenance the next 4 Thursdays (Sep. 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4), the Thursday Dolphins & Penguins practice will be at Montclair starting this Thursday...
Sep 12, 2018 - Senior group is at Burke tomorrow (Thur. Sep. 13)
The Senior group will combine with the SrNats tomorrow, Thur. Sep. 13, at Burke from 4-6 Pm. The Penguins and Dolphins are moved to Montclair the next 4 Thursdays due to Mockingbird being closed duri...
Sep 11, 2018 - USA Swimming Scholastic All-America Team Features 3 GOAL Swimmers!
Congratulations to GOAL swimmers Colin LaFave, Jojo Randby, and Liz Richardson for being named to the 2017-18 USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team. This is Colin's 3rd year making the team, and ...
Sep 10, 2018 - Burke Pool is Open! Mon. Sep. 10
Back to normal practice schedule for Sharks and SrNats! Mon. Sep. 10 SrNats 4-6 Pm at Burke, Sharks 5:45-7:30 Pm at Burke. And normal schedule rest of week as well!
Sep 7, 2018 - Burke Pool closed Fri. Sep. 7 - Sharks & SrNats at Montclair
Fri. Sep. 7. Burke pool is still closed until further notice. Today's Sharks & SrNats practices are at Montclair. SrNats 4-5:45 Pm, Sharks 5:45-7:30 Pm.
Sep 7, 2018 - Personalized GOAL Silicone Cap Order, Deadline Sep. 17
A handful of times per year, we activate an order period for GOAL silicone personalized caps. There is now an order for those caps on the GOAL Elsmore page, until Sep. 17, 2018. Just click on the El...
Sep 6, 2018 - Burke pool still closed today, Sep. 6
With the Burke Pool still closed today (Thur. Sep. 6), SrNats and Sharks are both at UNO today. SrNats 4-6 Pm, Sharks 5:45-7:30 Pm.
Sep 5, 2018 - Mockingbird Pool Plans Closure Sep. 10 - Oct. 8
There will be a planned closure of the Mockingbird Hills Community Center on Sep. 10 - Oct. 8. The GOAL practice groups that use Mockingbird on Thursday nights will be moved to Montclair Community Ce...
Sep 4, 2018 - Maggie from Elsmore Swim Shop at Montclair Pool Tonight
Maggie from Elsmore Swim Shop (GOAL's swimsuits & equipment supplier out of Des Moines, IA) will be at Montclair Community Center this evening from 5:30-8 Pm (Tue. Sep. 4). She will either be set up...
Sep 4, 2018 - Burke Pool closed until further notice. Schedule for Sharks & SrNats
WIth the Burke H.S. Pool being closed until further notice, here is what we have set up for the next few days for Sharks and SrNats: Tue. Sep. 4 - SrNats 4-6 Pm at UNO; Sharks 6-7:45 Pm at Montclair ...
Aug 31, 2018 - Burke pool closed until further notice. Fri. Aug. 31 at MC for SrNats & Sharks
There is a pool issue at Burke which is closing it until further notice. Today, Fri. Aug. 31, SrNats are at Montclair 4-5:45 Pm, and Sharks are also at Montclair 5:45-7:30 Pm. Practices for next wee...
Aug 30, 2018 - Burke pool down for today (Thur. Aug. 30). SrNats & Sharks at UNO
We have just been notified that the Burke pool has a problem which is forcing it to shut down today (Thur. Aug. 30). The SrNats group will move to UNO today from 4-6 Pm, and the Shark group will be a...
Aug 20, 2018 - Heavy Cold Rain Makes Westgate Too Cold - Sharks Practice Changed Aug. 20-22
The heavy cool rain the past 24 hours has driven the Westgate Pool water temp way down to the low 70's. With low low temperatures forecast the next few nights, the pool will only get colder. So, the ...
Aug 18, 2018 - GOAL Beach Party Postponed to Sun. Aug. 26
With the weather forecast for tomorrow in South Bend, NE getting worse as we get closer to party time, we have decided to postpone the GOAL Beach Party until Sunday Aug. 26 from 1-5 PM (Beach near Sou...
Aug 17, 2018 - GOAL Beach Party (Aug. 19), Schedule week of Aug. 20, and Schedule Aug. 27 - Nov
Jul 28, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule/Announcements: Week of July 30
GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of July 30 (Changes to normal schedule in bold and underlined ) Penguins. Mon 5-6 Pm and 6-7 Pm at CSM; Wed. 6-7 Pm at CSM; Tue/Thur 5:30-6:30 Pm at Montclair; Fri...
Jul 22, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule/Announcements: Week of July 23
GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of July 23 (Changes to normal schedule in bold and underlined ) Penguins. Mon 5-6 Pm and 6-7 Pm at CSM; Wed. 6-7 Pm at CSM; Tue/Thur 5:30-6:30 Pm at Montclair ; ...
Jul 15, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule and Announcements
GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of July 16 (Changes to normal schedule in bold and underlined ) Penguins. Mon/Fri 5-6 Pm and 6-7 Pm at CSM; Wed. 6-7 Pm at CSM; Tue/Thur 4-5 Pm at CSM ; Sat. 9-10...
Jul 8, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Week of July 9
With a big squad of GOAL seniors heading down to Tulsa for Sectionals on Wed-Sat, and CSM being unavailable on Thursday of this week, there are a few changes to the normal GOAL practice schedule this ...
Jul 3, 2018 - Thursday Am SrNats practice moved back 45 minutes
Thur. July 5 : SrNats 7-9 Am at Westgate (change from normal schedule, 45 min. later); Seniors 7-9 Am at Westgate (no change); No change to afternoon practices - SrNats 4:30-6 Pm at UNO, Seniors 3:3...
Jul 1, 2018 - Senior groups will remain at Westgate this week in Am's
July 2-6 SrNats 6:15-8:30 Am, Seniors 7-9 Am all at Westgate (8233 Grover St.). Sat. July 7 SrNats 6:45-8:45 Am at Westgate, Seniors 7-8:45 Am at CSM. Also, SrNats do start the Tue/Thur 4:30-6 Pm ...
Jun 27, 2018 - Seniors & SrNats outdoors at Westgate next 2 mornings (SrNats also on Sat.)
In order to help better prepare for the outdoor MWS Champs meet conditions, we will start to do more outdoor practices in the mornings with the Senior and SrNats groups. Starting tomorrow morning! W...
Jun 25, 2018 - GOAL Senior groups indoors at CSM tonight, Mon. June 25
Due to thunderstorm development in the area possibly moving in on us tonight, we will go indoors at CSM tonight for the Senior & SrNats groups, 7-8:45 Pm.
Jun 21, 2018 - Practice schedule changes: Fri-Sat June 22-23
Due to a good turnout at the Lincoln Meet at Woods Park this weekend, there are a few changes to the normal practice schedule: Fri. June 22 . Seniors & SrNats not in meet will practice from 6:50-8:50...
Jun 18, 2018 - Senior practices at CSM this evening - Monday June 18
With thunderstorms still in the area, we will be swimming indoors this evening for our Senior and SrNats groups. Mon. June 18. Senior & SrNats 7-8:45 Pm at CSM
Jun 12, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Week of June 11
Due to CSM being booked with another event this Thursday June 14, and the fact that GOAL is attending 2 different meets this weekend (Rochester, MN and Fremont, NE), there are a few changes to the nor...
Jun 11, 2018 - Senior practices at CSM this evening - Monday June 11
Monday June 11. Due to thunderstorms in the area, the SrNats and Senior practices originally scheduled to be at Hitchcock Park will be moved to College of St. Mary's pool (CSM), regular time at 7-8:4...
Jun 4, 2018 - Hitchcock Practice Canceled Monday Night June 4
Just got a call from the City of Omaha saying that they closed Hitchcock Pool this afternoon due to cloudy water. There will be no GOAL Senior and Senior-National practice on Monday evening June 4. ...
Jun 2, 2018 - Monday June 4 GOAL Senior practices
Burke is not available on Monday June 4, so we will be using Westgate pool for our morning practices this day. 8233 Grover St., sits adjacent to the Papio Creek Trail (bring dryland gear!). Also, wi...
Jun 1, 2018 - Senior Group Moved to Montclair 4-5:45 Pm Fri. June 1
Burke pool issue is causing Senior group to be moved to Montclair today, Fri. June 1, combining with SrNats from 4-5:45 Pm.
May 31, 2018 - GOAL Personalized Caps Order Active, June 15 Deadline
Personailized GOAL silicone caps are available for order on the GOAL website (click on Elsmore logo on left side of website main page) with an order deadline of June 15. The caps normally take around...
May 24, 2018 - Changes to GOAL Practice Schedule Sat. May 26 and Mon. May 28
Due to the high turnout at the Fremont YMCA Meet on Saturday morning, the SrNats group will practice with the Seniors and Sharks at CSM on Sat. May 26 from 7-8:45 Am . Also, due the Memorial Day Hol...
May 15, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: May 18-19
Due to a few meets this Fri-Sun, along with the State Track Meet at Burke on Friday, there a few changes to the normal practice schedule later this week. On Fri. May 18 , Seniors will be practicing ...
May 10, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedules: Week of May 28 and Summer Schedule
Notes on the GOAL Summer Practice Schedule: 1 – We will not start the summer schedule until Mon. June 4 due to pool availability issues and MPS not dismissing until May 31 2 – Week of May 28 has sever...
Apr 28, 2018 - Burke Pool Not to Open Until May 7. Here is Practice Schedule Week of Apr. 30
Burke H.S. let us know that their pool will not open back up until Mon. May 7, a week later than the originally estimated reopen date of Apr. 30. The Senior & Shark groups practice schedules will cha...
Apr 20, 2018 - GOAL Private Lessons at CSM in April & May: List of Times Still Available
GOAL coaches Tom Beck, Becky Yungbluth & Astin Sibbernsen are available for private lessons at CSM on select dates in April and May. The lessons are 30 minutes in length, and can be reserved by signi...
Apr 6, 2018 - Sharks, Seniors Apr. 9-27, and an additional AM practice for Seniors and SrNats
We have been notified by CSM that they have double-booked their pool time on Mon-Fri the weeks of Apr. 9, Apr. 16, and Apr. 23, which affects our ability to use their pool for the schedule we've previ...
Apr 4, 2018 - 2018 Long Course Season Meets: Suggestions for each GOAL practice group
Apr 2, 2018 - GOAL Long Course Meet Schedule is Posted
Apr 1, 2018 - Iowa Hawkeyes Swim Camp
Mar 29, 2018 - Easter Weekend Practice Schedule at GOAL
Easter Weekend practice schedule at GOAL. Friday March 30 - Penguins 5:45-6:45 Pm & 6:45-7:45 Pm at MC; Dolphins 5:45-7 Pm & 6:30-7:45 Pm at MC; Sharks 5:45-7:30 Pm at Burke; Seniors 4-5:45 Pm at Bu...
Mar 24, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Mar. 26 - May 28
GOAL Practice Schedule: March 26 - May 28 There are few changes to the normal schedule due to some pool closings (CSM closed March 30 - Apr. 2 for Easter; Burke pool closed for construction Apr. 2 - ...
Mar 7, 2018 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Mar. 8-25
GOAL Practice Schedule: Mar. 8 - Mar. 25 With Sectionals this Thursday-Sunday in Columbia, MO, the MWS Championships next weekend, and GOAL's spring break week immediately following MWS Champs, there ...
Mar 5, 2018 - Maverick Swim Camp at UNO: June 18-22
OMAHA SWIMMING 50 meter / Racing Camp Female and Male Athletes Welcome! This camp is geared for Club Swimmers. For online registration information, click here . The 50-Meter Racing Camp incl...
Mar 2, 2018 - Fri. Mar. 2 Practices - All at Burke H.S.
Montclair pool is still much too cold to swim in, so we will not be practicing there today, Fri. Mar. 2. Today's practice schedule (normal times, but different location for some groups): SrNats & Sen...
Feb 28, 2018 - Sat. March 3 Practices
Due to a big GOAL turnout at the MWS Qualifier Meet in Council Bluffs this weekend, this Saturday's normal practice schedule is changed a bit. The later Penguin (10-11 Am) and Dolphin (9:45-11 Am) ti...
Feb 28, 2018 - Montclair Pool still closed today, Feb. 28 - new schedule
We've just been informed that the Montclair pool is not opening today due to their maintenance project not finishing yesterday. Here is the revised schedule for today: Wed. Feb. 28 - SrNats - 4-6 Pm...
Feb 22, 2018 - Montclair Pool closed Mon-Tue Feb. 26-27: New Practice Schedule for the Week
The high school season concludes this Saturday with the Finals of the State Championship Swim Meet (watch on NETV at 11 Am, many GOAL swimmers and alums will be swimming!). So the Senior groups resum...
Feb 21, 2018 - Sharks practice time change Fri. Feb. 23
Burke will not be practicing this Friday Feb. 23 due to the State H.S. prelims in Lincoln. GOAL sharks will practice an hour earlier than normal because of this. Fri. Feb. 23, Sharks practice 5:45-7...
Feb 19, 2018 - Practice tonight all groups at Montclair
Monday Feb. 19. Because OPS was not in session today due to the President's Day Holiday, we technically did not have an OPS closing due to weather. However, we are not able to get into Burke tonight...
Feb 8, 2018 - Fitter & Faster Swim Clinic at BT on Mar. 10-11
The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour is coming back to Omaha with Two Time Olympian Cammile Adams on March 10th and 11th ! Cammile will be leading three sessions focusing on the following curriculums...
Feb 7, 2018 - Husker Swim Camp 2018
Good evening Coach, We hope your season is going great!!! The Huskers have one week to go until Big Ten Championships and we are very excited to see how the girls finish. Our coaches believe that...
Jan 30, 2018 - GOAL Personalized Caps Order Active, Deadline Extended To Feb. 5
We have extended the deadline to order personalized silicone GOAL swim caps to Feb. 5, in order to meet the minimum order requirement. To order, click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side o...
Jan 16, 2018 - No GOAL Practices Tuesday Jan. 16 - OPS Cancelled
GOAL cancels practices when OPS is cancelled due to weather. There are no GOAL practices on Tue. Jan. 16.
Jan 12, 2018 - GOAL Personalized Caps Order Active, Jan. 26 Deadline
There is a new order going on right now for GOAL personalized silicone caps, with an order deadline of Jan. 26. The previous order of caps has come in and will be handed out by coaches at practice th...
Jan 11, 2018 - GOAL Hotel Block for March 2018 Sectionals in Columbia, MO
Rooms under the block for Spring Sectionals must be booked by February 8th , or the rooms will be released. We have 20 double queen rooms at Hampton Inn & Suites-Columbia at the University of Missou...
Jan 10, 2018 - GOAL Swimmers To Compete at All-Stars Meet This Weekend
Congratulations and good luck to the following GOAL swimmers who will be competing this weekend at Elkhorn's Common Ground for the Midwestern Swimming All-Star Team. The meet will feature all-star te...
Jan 9, 2018 - UNO Meets this Fri/Sat and a Jolyn Swimsuit Sale
Maverick Swimming and Diving Meets this weekend at UNO.: (See GOAL coach Anna Capoun compete for UNO, Go Anna!) Friday, Jan 12 at 6 pm Omaha vs University of South Dakota Saturday, Jan 13 at 11 am ...
Dec 19, 2017 - GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule
There are a few changes to the normal GOAL practice schedule during the period Dec. 23 - Jan. 5. Here they are: Sat. Dec. 23 - New location, all practices at Montclair . Penguins 9-10 Am (early/la...
Dec 18, 2017 - GOAL Personalized Caps Order extended to Wed. Dec. 20
We are 5 caps short of beiong able to place the next order for GOAL personalized silicone caps. If anyone would like to place an order for the caps, we have extended the deadline for ordering the cap...
Dec 13, 2017 - MW Safe Sport Splash Party Sat. Dec. 23
MW Swimming Safe Sport is having a Splash Party in the spirit of the season. When: December 23, 2017 6:00-8:00 pm Where: The Salvation Army Kroc Center 2825 Y St, Omaha, NE Who: All M...
Dec 7, 2017 - Friday Dec. 8 Sharks Practice 5:45-7:30 Pm at Burke
The sharks practice will be one hour earlier than normal on Friday Dec. 8. Due to the high school teams at Burke not practicing Friday night, GOAL sharks will practice from 5:45-7:30 Pm at Burke, Fri...
Dec 5, 2017 - Personalized GOAL Silicone Cap Order, Deadline Dec. 15
Personailized GOAL silicone caps are available for order on the GOAL website (click on Elsmore logo on left side of website main page) with an order deadline of Dec. 15. The caps normally take around...
Nov 27, 2017 - Sharks Practice Tue. Nov. 28 5:45-7:30 Pm at Burke
We've just been notified that the Burke Pool will be available at 5:45 Pm tomorrow, Tue. Nov. 28. Therefore, we are moving the Sharks practice on Tue. Nov. 28 ahead one hour to allow for an earlier f...
Nov 20, 2017 - GOAL Thanksgiving Week Practice Schedule
GOAL Practice Schedule, Week of Nov. 20 (Thanksgiving Week!) Mon. Nov. 20 Normal practices (Penguins 5:45-6:45 & 6:45-7:45 at MC; Dolphins 5:45-7 & 6:30-7:45 at MC; Sharks 6:45-8:30 at Burke) Tue. ...
Nov 14, 2017 - All Friday Nov. 17 Practices at Mockingbird (Sharks time change)
All of the GOAL practices on Fri. Nov. 17 are at Mockingbird Community Center (10242 Mockingbird Dr. - between L & Q St.). Penguins - 5:45-6:45 Pm & 6:45-7:45 Pm Dolphins - 5:45-7 Pm & 6:30-7:45 Pm Sh...
Nov 11, 2017 - GOAL Swimathon: Final Standings
FINAL group standings, GOAL Swimathon 2017 $ per person $ total SrNats $55.57 $1945.00 Dolphins $50.77 $3300.00 Sharks $44.21 $2476.00 Seniors $25.46 $1375.00 Penguins $19.90 $1015.00 Total $10,...
Nov 9, 2017 - Swimathon Updated Totals, as of Nov. 10, 8:50 PM (Group Contest)
Donations will be accepted thru 11:59 Pm Friday November 10 th . Scores so far (As of Fri. Nov. 10, 8:50 PM) $ per person $ total Dolphins $49.31 $3205.00 SrNats $46.43 $1625.00 Sharks $42.07 $2356....
Nov 6, 2017 - Practice Schedule Changes Week of Nov. 6 AND a Swimathon Update
There are a few practice schedule changes for this week. Changes are listed below. Mon. Nov. 6 - Swimathon Practices. SrNats, Senior & Sharks normal practices. Penguins 6-6:45 @ Montclair, Dolph...
Nov 3, 2017 - Many GOAL Swimmers on the Latest Central Zone Top 20 Lists
Here is a link to the Central Zone Swimming website page Top 20 lists . The latest rankings are shown up through Nov. 1. Many GOAL swimmers made the list! It could be a good shot of motivation to ...
Oct 29, 2017 - Busy week at GOAL! See Practice Schedule Changes For Week of Oct. 30 Here
For the week of Oct. 30, with special Halloween practice times, GOAL team pictures, and CSM being closed on Saturday, there are several changes to the normal practice schedule this week. Here is this...
Oct 16, 2017 - GOAL Apparel Items Available on Elsmore Swim GOAL Page
You are now able to order GOAL apparel items directly off the Elsmore Swim GOAL page and have them shipped directly to your home! Items currently available for order are: grey crewneck sweatshirt, o...
Oct 11, 2017 - GOAL Swimmers Win Numerous MWS Awards for 2016-17 Season!
A long list of GOAL swimmers will be awarded honors at the MWS Awards Banquet to be held in Lincoln on Sun. Oct. 29. Here is a link to the list of award winners . Olympian and current Univ. of Miss...
Oct 10, 2017 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes, Oct. 13-14
Due to a pair of meets this weekend (at Omaha Westside H.S. and in Lawrence, KS), there are changes to the GOAL practice schedule this Fri-Sat Oct. 13-14. Friday Oct. 13 (all practices at Montclair (M...
Sep 26, 2017 - New GOAL Personalized Silicone Cap Order - Deadline Oct. 10
Elsmore Swim Shop has opened up a new order for GOAL personalized silicone caps. The deadline to order is Tue. Oct. 10. Just click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo under the Partners section of the GOA...
Sep 21, 2017 - IM & Medley Relay Freestyle Turn Rules Change Sep. 21
Sep 14, 2017 - Jessi Ferguson Runza Student-Athlete of the Week
From the Runza website: "Balancing homework, school & community involvement, and one’s personal life is a difficult challenge in high school. Some students do this so well we feel they should be rec...
Sep 8, 2017 - Burke Pool is Back Open Friday Sep. 8
Burke pool is back open today, Friday Sep. 8. Normal practice schedule for Seniors and Sharks.
Sep 7, 2017 - Burke Pool Down Again. Adjusted Practice Schedule Thur. Sep. 7
We've just been notified that the Burke Pool is down for mechanical reasons that affect the water pH. They will let us know about Friday availability, but Thur. Sep. 7 is definitely shut down. Here ...
Sep 5, 2017 - Burke pool closed tonight (Tue. Sep. 5) - Sharks moved to Montclair
We've just been notified that Burke pool is closed with a pH issue. The sharks practice will be moved to Montclair tonight, Tue. Sep. 5, regular time (5:45-7:30 Pm). The pool should be ready to go a...
Sep 1, 2017 - Seniors & Sharks Still at CSM Sat. Sep. 2, but will DL first 30 min.
We just found out that due to a soccer game at CSM tomorrow morning, that the pool will not be avilable from 7-7:30 Am (a soccer team using the pool). We will do dryland activities for the first 30 m...
Aug 23, 2017 - Burke Pool Set To Reopen Mon. Aug. 28
The Burke pool is refilling right now (Wed. morning Aug. 23), and will not be warm enough nor chemically balanced until next Monday Aug. 28. Therefore, the practice schedule for Seniors & Sharks is a...
Aug 23, 2017 - Seniors & Sharks Practice Fri. Aug. 25
The Burke pool is set to reopen next Monday Aug. 28. In the meantime, the schedule for Sharks & Seniors for the rest of this week is: Thur. Aug. 24 Seniors 4-6 Pm at Westgate; Sharks 5:45-7:30 Pm at...
Aug 20, 2017 - Burke Pool closed for starting block installations - see schedule changes
GOAL has been notified that the Burke pool is still drained as they are finishing up the installation of nice brand new starting blocks! The plan is to use Westgate Pool (8233 Grover St.) at normal p...
Aug 6, 2017 - GOAL Swimmers at Zones in Rochester, MN
Congratulations to the following GOAL swimmers who competed for Midwestern Swimming at the Central Zones 14 & Under Championships in Rochester, MN this past weekend: Nate Germonprez, Sydney Hall, Lau...
Aug 6, 2017 - GOAL Shows Well, Finishes Strong at Futures!
Great job by the GOAL swimmers at the Futures Championships in Lewisville (Dallas), TX this weekend. Swimming at the meet were GOAL Senior National group members Hannah Hailu, Payton Hall, Delaney K...
Aug 6, 2017 - GOAL 2017-18 Registration Info & Practice Schedule
Jul 31, 2017 - GOAL Spirit Shines at MWS Champs!
Congratulations to all GOAL swimmers & supporters who put together such a strong showing of team support this weekend at the Midwestern Swimming (MWS) Championships! GOAL had a large and loud support...
Jul 28, 2017 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of July 31, Summer Break, and Fall Registration
The week of July 31 - Aug. 5 will be the final week of practices for GOAL before our 2 week summer break. The final practice of the season will be Sat. Aug. 5, and the Fall schedule will resume on Mo...
Jul 27, 2017 - Burke Pool draining at 3:30 Pm today - will be ready Monday - Revised Seniors
Thursday July 27, new schedule for SrNats & Seniors due to Burke Pool draining at 3:30 Pm today (it will be ready next Monday Am). SrNats & Seniors - 2:00-3:30 Pm at Burke. Anyone not able to make ...
Jul 26, 2017 - Wed. July 26 Am Practices at Burke, 7-9 Am
SrNats & Seniors are practicing inside at Burke H.S. on Wed. July 26, 7-9 Am due to the weather.
Jul 25, 2017 - CSM Pool Set To Open Back Up Thur. July 27
CSM Pool has installed their new pump motor, and by Thursday thay said the pool will be available for use again. Today, Tuesday July 25 , Sharks 3-4:30 Pm at Burke, or for those who cannot make that...
Jul 24, 2017 - CSM Pool Still Down, Mon. July 24
CSM has notified us that their pool is still down (pump motor not arrived yet, may have to drain the pool). The plan for today for Sharks is as follows: Mon. July 24 Sharks 3:15-4:45 Pm at Burke. ...
Jul 23, 2017 - GOAL Practices: Week of July 24
MWS Championships Week practice schedule: Mon. July 24 - Seniors & SrNats 7-9 Am at Westgate; 7-8:45 Pm at Hitchcock. Sharks 3:45-5:30 Pm at CSM (tentative, assuming the pool is up and running...
Jul 21, 2017 - CSM Still Closed, Sat. July 22 Practices at Westgate
With the pump issues still not resolved at CSM's pool, GOAL will have to move it's Sat. Am practices to Westgate (8233 Grover). Sat. July 22, practices at Westgate: Senior/SrNats/Sharks 7-8:45 Am Pir...
Jul 20, 2017 - Sharks practice Thursday July 20 moved to UNO
CSM Pool is still closed today due to pump issues. Thursday July 20 Sharks are practicing at UNO, 4:45-6 Pm.
Jul 16, 2017 - GOAL Practices Week of July 17 - many changes
There is a lot going on this week, with the Sectionals Meet in Lincoln on Wed.-Sat., the D1 Qualifier Meet at Hitchcock in Omaha on Fri-Sun., and CSM pool being closed still through at least Wednesday...
Jul 15, 2017 - Morning Seniors & SrNats practices next 2 weeks outside at Westgate
To take advantage of some extra outdoors swimming in the few weeks leading up to our Championship Meets, the Seniors & SrNats morning practices will be at Westgate (8233 Grover St.) on Mon-Fri July 17...
Jul 14, 2017 - CSM Pool Still Down, All Saturday Am Practices at Westgate July 15
The CSM Pool is still down with repairs needed for their pump. All GOAL groups will be practicing at Westgate tomorrow morning (Sat. July 15 - 8233 Grover St.) at the following schedule: SrNats - 7-9...
Jul 12, 2017 - CSM still closed, Sharks at UNO Thursday July 13
The CSM pool is replacing a pump motor and will still be closed tomorrow, Thur. July 13. Sharks will practice at UNO on Thur. July 13, 4:45-6 Pm. Penguins and Dolphins are still at UNO as well, norm...
Jul 11, 2017 - Sharks at UNO Today (CSM pool down)
The pump at CSM went down earlier today and the pool will not be ready for this afternoon's Sharks practice. We are moving the Sharks practice to UNO today, Tue. July 11, from 4:45-6 Pm . Penguins ...
Jul 1, 2017 - GOAL Practice Schedule July 3-4
Due to the Holiday weekend, there are a few changes to the normal GOAL schedule. Monday July 3: SrNats & Seniors 7-9 Am at Burke, and 7-9 Pm at Hitchcock; Sharks 4:45-6 Pm at UNO; Dolphins 4:45-6 P...
Jun 28, 2017 - Seniors and SrNats Practice Thursday June 29
With the Burke Pool being unavailable until Mon. July 3, the Senior & SrNats practice on Thursday afternoon June 29 will be moved to UNO from 4:45-6:00 Pm (during the Dolphin practice time).
Jun 27, 2017 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Caps Order, Deadline July 3
There is a new order up on the GOAL website for the GOAL personalized silicone caps. Click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the lower left side of the GOAL website, then click on the GOALsilicone cap...
Jun 27, 2017 - Senior and SrNats Practice on Tuesday Afternoon (June 27)
Due to Burke pool being down this week, and not having any other pools to get into, here is what we are doing for SenIor and SrNats practice this afternoon, Tuesday June 27. All those Seniors & SrNats...
Jun 26, 2017 - Shark practice on Wed. June 28, 6-7:30 Pm at CSM
Shark group practice on Wed. June 28 is from 6-7:30 Pm at CSM (due to the Burke pool being down for the rest of this week). There will be dryland activities on the soccer field from 6-6:30, and in th...
Jun 26, 2017 - Burke Pool down the rest of the week
We've been informed that the Burke Pool will not be available for the rest of the week due to continued power issues that involves the pool area. And with the Westgate water temp. being a bit on the ...
Jun 22, 2017 - Burke Pool is down until at least Monday
We have just been informed that due to a power outage at Burke, the pool is draining. It will likely not be available again until Monday afternoon at the earliest, but possibly not until Tuesday. We...
Jun 22, 2017 - Sat. Am June 24 SrNats practice at CSM
Due to the meet in Lincoln, we need to consolidate practices a bit on Saturday morning (June 24). SrNats will practice at CSM from 7-8:45 Am this Saturday (combined with Seniors & Sharks), June 24.
Jun 16, 2017 - Practice Changes for Tomorrow June 17 due to the meet at UNO
Due to a very large turnout at the meet at UNO, we will need to cancel the Penguin, Dolphin and Shark practices for tomorrow, Sat. June 17. Also, the Seniors (7-8:45 Am) will share the Westgate pool ...
Jun 14, 2017 - Sharks practice Thursday June 15 moved to UNO
CSM has notified us that their pool is not available this Thursday, June 15. The shark will practice at UNO this Thursday June 15, from 4:15-6 Pm.
Jun 11, 2017 - Monday afternoon Seniors & SrNats practices at Hitchcock tomorrow, June 12
With the recent hot weather, we will take a chance on the water at Hitchcock being warm enough for a practice. Monday's (June 12) afternoon/evening practice for Seniors & SrNats will be at Hitchcock'...
Jun 5, 2017 - Monday afternoon Seniors & SrNats practices at Burke today, June 5
Hitchcock Park pool is estimating their pool temperature to be in the low-70's, which is too cold for our practice to be held there yet. We will make a decision on Monday Pm June 12 earlier that same...
May 26, 2017 - GOAL Seniors Practice at Montclair Today: Friday May 26
The Seniors are practicing at Montclair today, Fri. May 26 at normal time (4-5:45 Pm), combined with Senior Nationals.
May 18, 2017 - Senior Practice Moved to Montclair for Friday May 19
The Senior group practice on Friday May 19 has been moved to Montclair, 4:00-5:45 Pm.
May 15, 2017 - GOAL Summer Practice Schedule
May 12, 2017 - GOAL Personalized Silicone Caps Order, Deadline May 23
An order is up and active for GOAL personalized silicone caps. Just click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the lower left side of the GOAL website, in the partners section. The last day for ordering...
May 7, 2017 - Tuesday May 9 CSM practices moved to Montclair
College of St. Mary's is not available on Tue. May 9, so the Penguins & Dolphins practices on Tue. May 9 will be held at Montclair at thier normal time (Penguins 4:30-5:30 Pm, Dolphins 4:15-5:30 Pm).
Apr 23, 2017 - GOAL practice changes due to UNO, Mockingbird closures and MC lessons ending
Reminder: UNO is closed for a 5-week maintenance project. The Senior group will practice at Montclair this week, combined with the Sr National group, on M-F (normal practice at CSM on Sat.Am). Se...
Apr 17, 2017 - No GOAL Practices This Friday April 21
Due to the GOAL coaching staff attending a USA Swimming coaches clinic to be held at the Regency Marriott this Fri-Sun. Apr. 21-23, there will be no GOAL practices this Friday Apr. 21 . We will hav...
Apr 14, 2017 - Seniors moved to Montclair for today, Fri. Apr. 14
Seniors are practicing at Montclair on Friday Apr. 14, 4-5:45 Pm (combined with SrNats).
Apr 11, 2017 - Saturday Apr. 15 CSM practices moved to Mockingbird
CSM has notified us that their campus will be closed on Easter weekend, and we have moved the GOAL practices this Sat. Apr. 15 to Mockingbird Community Center (10242 Mockingbird Dr.). GOAL practices t...
Mar 27, 2017 - Penguins and Dolphins move to Montclair just for today, Mon. Mar. 27
Due to a scheduling conflict at CSM, today's Penguins and Dolphins will be practicing at Montclair, Mon. Mar. 27. Penguins will be 4:45-5:45 Pm, and Dolphins will be 4:30-5:45 Pm. This is just for t...
Mar 21, 2017 - GOAL Finishes Strong at MWS Championships!
Fast swimming and fun times for GOAL swimmers at the Bob Devaney Sports Center in Lincoln this past weekend. At the Midwestern Swimming Short Course Championship Meet, personal best times were the no...
Mar 14, 2017 - UNO Racing Camp: June 19-23, 2017
OMAHA SWIMMING 50 meter / Racing Camp Female and Male Athletes Welcome! This camp is geared for Club Swimmers. Click on web site below to begin the registration process https://mycircuitree.com...
Mar 12, 2017 - Practice Schedule Changes This Week - MWS Championships Week!
The Midwestern Swimming Championship Meet this coming weekend in Lincoln (Mar. 17-19) is causing some changes to the normal GOAL schedule. Following are the changes to the normal GOAL practice schedu...
Mar 6, 2017 - Thur-Sat Mar. 9-11 Practice Changes due to Sectionals
Much of the GOAL Senior-National group along with a few coaches will be heading down to the University of Missouri this Thursday for the Central Sectional Reg. 8 Championships. Because of this, there...
Mar 1, 2017 - GOAL Practice Schedule changes, Fri-Sat Mar. 3-4
Due to the D1 Qualifier Meet this Fri-Sun in Council Bluffs, there are a few changes to the practice schedule on Fri/Sat. This Friday Mar. 3, the Senior group will practice at Montclair (instead of U...
Feb 28, 2017 - Proud of our GOAL Alums!
Pictured are a few GOAL alumni who helped their college teams to conference championships recently. Bob Glover won the 200 Backstroke for Indiana at the Big 10 Conference Meet, helping the Hoosiers t...
Feb 24, 2017 - Practice canceled 2/24/17
OPS has canceled all activities for Friday 2/24/17 therefore GOAL has canceled all practices.
Feb 20, 2017 - Shark Group Pizza Party
We are going to have the Shark group pizza party (swimathon group prize) this Thursday Feb. 23 at the Godfather's Pizza in Aksarben Village (2117 S. 67th St.) We have the party room at 5:45 Pm. The ...
Feb 12, 2017 - Kroc Center Pool Closing: Feb. 13 - Mar. 31
You have probably seen the signs if you've been to the Kroc Center in the past month or so. They are undergoing a large construction project which does include a major rennovation in the leisure pool...
Feb 1, 2017 - Thursday Feb. 2 Penguins & Dolphins
The Montclair pool is down for a pipe repair until Friday, so the GOAL penguins & dolphins will need to move their practice time because of it (Skutt H.S. team is moving over to Mockingbird from 4-6 P...
Feb 1, 2017 - Sharks & Seniors Practice: Wed. Feb. 1
The Montclair pool is down for repairs thru Friday afternoon (as of right now they say we'll be good to practice there Friday night). But for tonight, Wed. Feb. 1, the sharks & seniors practice will...
Jan 20, 2017 - No Sharks & Seniors practice Sat. Jan. 21 - may practice with Piranhas
Due to the large turnout at the MAC Meet at Millard West this weekend (Sat-Sun Jan. 21-22), there is no Sharks & Seniors practice at CSM tomorrow morning. Any Sharks & Seniors not in the meet tomorro...
Jan 17, 2017 - GOAL Penguins & Dolphins Will Practice Today
GOAL has decided to go against it's usual policy (Policy is usually that if OPS cancels, then GOAL cancels) and will hold it's practices for Penguins and Dolphins at CSM today, Tue. Jan. 17 . CSM wi...
Jan 16, 2017 - Note from Head All-Stars Coach Erik Wiken
The note pasted below was sent to all MWS All-Stars participants after a successful weekend of swimming at Common Ground this past weekend. Note the mention of GOAL swimmer Josh Brester in the final ...
Jan 15, 2017 - GOAL Information For High School Swimmers Upon Their Return
While everyone is nearing the home stretch of their high school seasons, it is time to start thinking about the post-high school GOAL season. First of all, I wish for all of the GOAL swimmers to have...
Jan 15, 2017 - No GOAL Practices Mon. Jan. 16
Due to the impending ice storm and the fact that OPS cancelled all school-related activities for tomorrow due to the weather, there will be NO GOAL Practices on Monday Jan. 16.
Jan 13, 2017 - Good Luck GOAL Swimmers at All-Stars!
This Sat/Sun is the Midwest All-Star Championships at Common Ground in Elkhorn. All-star teams from Colorado, Iowa, Midwestern, Minnesota, and South Dakota will be competing. The session times are: ...
Dec 27, 2016 - GOAL Silicone Cap Order Open
You may now order GOAL personalized silicone caps on the GOAL website (www.goaquatics.com, then click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the left side of the page). We will leave this ordering opportun...
Dec 20, 2016 - GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule (Changes to normal schedule on Dec. 23 - Jan. 2)
GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule.: Note - CSM is closed Dec. 23 - Jan. 2. Practices normally at CSM during that period will be held at Mockingbird (MB). Wed-Thur Dec. 21-22 Normal schedule Fri. Dec. ...
Dec 18, 2016 - Seniors/Sharks Practice Time Monday Dec. 19
The practice time has been moved up a bit for the Seniors & Sharks on Monday Dec. 19. They will practice from 5:55-7:40 Pm.
Dec 16, 2016 - GOAL Practices Cancelled, Sat. Am Dec. 17
GOAL follows along with the OPS announcements for winter weather cancellations. Because OPS has cancelled their activities for tomorrow, there will be no practices tomorrow morning, Sat. Dec. 17.
Dec 2, 2016 - Conner Funke and Jacob Molacek competing at AT&T Winter Nationals in Atlanta
GOAL Swimmers Conner Funke and Jacob Molacek are competing at the USA Swimming AT&T National Championships at Georgia Tech Univ. in Atlanta, site of the 1996 Olympic Games. On Thursday Dec. 1, Jacob ...
Dec 1, 2016 - GOAL Private Lessons at CSM in Dec/Jan/Feb
We have secured a lane again at CSM for additional GOAL private lessons for the following times / coaches: Sat. Dec. 10 from 1-4 Pm with Coach Tom and from 1-3 Pm with Coach Becky Sat. Dec. 17 from ...
Nov 22, 2016 - GOAL Swimmer Lauren Pavel Wins Conference Honors
Congrats to GOAL Alum Lauren Pavel for being named the Missouri Valley Conference Swimmer of the Week. Here is an article detailing her big meet last weekend at the IUPUI Invitational in Indianapol...
Nov 21, 2016 - Thanksgiving Week GOAL Practice Schedule Changes
Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday this week, there are some changes to the normal GOAL practice schedule. The changes to the schedule are as follows: Mon-Wed Nov. 21-23. No changes to the normal sched...
Nov 15, 2016 - Practice Schedule Change: Saturday Nov. 19
College of St. Mary's (CSM) Pool is not available this Saturday Nov. 19 due to a swim meet, so here is the practice schedule for this Saturday: Penguins 7-8 AM at Mockingbird (MB), 10242 Mockingbird D...
Nov 6, 2016 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Week of Nov. 7
Montclair (MC) pool is now open. The practice schedule for the week of Nov. 7 is as follows: Monday Nov. 7 . Penguins 6-6:45 Pm at MC (Swimathon); Dolphins 6:45-7:45 Pm at MC (Swimathon); Sharks 4:3...
Nov 6, 2016 - GOAL Swimathon practices Monday Nov. 7
Monday Nov 7th is our Swim-A-Thon day for all of our groups. All swimmers are welcome to come to these practices even if this is not your practice day. Listed below will be the official time for each...
Nov 3, 2016 - Senior Practice is at Mockingbird on Friday Nov. 4
The Senior practice on Fri. Nov. 4 is at Mockingbird from 4-5:45 Pm. It was listed on the earlier News post that the practice was "tentatively" at MB. Sr Nats are at UNO.
Oct 29, 2016 - Montclair Pool Not Opening on Monday Oct. 31
We have been notified by the City of Omaha that the Montclair Community Center pool is not going to be ready to open next week as was previously projected. The reopening of Montclair pool will likely...
Oct 27, 2016 - Swim for Sight Swimathon Midway Contest Update (as of Oct. 27 8:00 PM)
Congratulations Shark groupers for winning the special "Missy practice" tomorrow! Funds raised on a per swimmer basis (Checks or cash not yet rec'd are not included in these totals): Updated 8:00 PM, ...
Oct 11, 2016 - Changes to GOAL practice schedule: CSM Pool down
The CSM Pool is down for some repairs for hopefully just 2 days. This will change things a bit for the GOAL practice schedule. The following is not a complete schedule , just a listing of some chang...
Sep 28, 2016 - Shark Group Practice Schedule, Sep. 28 - Oct. 29
Well just in time as the 40 degree nights have come upon us, we have been granted some time that just became available at UNO on Mon/Wed/Fri thru October. Therefore, Tuesday Sep. 27 will be the last ...
Sep 18, 2016 - Swim Officials Stroke & Turn Clinics in Omaha this week
From Betsy Purcell, MWS Officials Chair (contact Betsy with questions): We will be holding two Stroke & Turn clinics in the Omaha area. If these don't work for you, please let me know what does, so w...
Sep 14, 2016 - Sep. 19 GOAL team swimsuit, warmups and equipment sale and order night
Maggie from Elsmore Swim Shop (Des Moines, IA - GOAL's team dealer for swim supplies) will be at Westgate Pool on Mon. Sep. 19 from 4-8 Pm. You will be able to get sized and place orders for a team s...
Sep 12, 2016 - Sharks Practice 1 Combined Time Tonight, Mon. Sep. 12
Due to a chance of storms later this evening, we are combining the early and late sharks tonight (Mon. Sep. 12) to 1 combined practice time at 5:45-7:30 Pm.
Aug 31, 2016 - CSM practices moved to Mockingbird this Sat. Sep. 3
We have been notified that the College of St. Mary's pool will not be open this Saturday due to all facilities closing for Labor Day weekend. We are moving all practices that were scheduled to be at ...
Aug 23, 2016 - Shark practice time changed on Tuesday Aug. 23 & 30
Sharks practice time on Tuesday Aug. 23 and Aug. 30 are shifted a bit earlier due to a lap swim time at Montclair (that we were just very recently told about). New practice times for Aug. 23 & Aug. 3...
Aug 18, 2016 - GOAL Beach Party Rescheduled to Fri. Sep. 9 due to Weather Forecast
Based on the threat of bad weather for tomorrow afternoon/evening, we are rescheduling the GOAL beach party until Fri. Sep. 9 (still at 5-9 Pm, same location). Please rsvp if you have not yet done so...
Aug 14, 2016 - GOAL 2016-17 Practice Schedule and Online Registration Info
Aug 5, 2016 - GOAL Swimmers at Megazones in Indy!
The 14 & Under Megazone Swimming Championships is being held this Thur.-Sun. (Aug. 4-7) at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis, IN. The meet is for the top 14 & unders (typically AAA times and faste...
Aug 4, 2016 - Angela Partusch in/on the News!
Channel 6 New was out at Seniors practice this past Monday evening at Hitchcock doing a story on GOAL's Angela Partusch in advance of the Age Group Triathlon National Championships. Angela will be pa...
Jul 30, 2016 - Practice Schedule Changes: Week of Aug. 1
Sr-Nationals and Seniors : All practices will be combined. There will be NO morning practice on Monday Aug. 1 (sleep in kids, great job at the meet!). Monday afternoon - the only practice will be t...
Jul 24, 2016 - GOAL practice schedule changes: week of July 25 Championships Week
Due to the MWS Championships in Lincoln this coming Thur. night thru Sunday, and due the reavailability of the Montclair pool, there are some changes to the normal practice schedule. Because there are...
Jul 19, 2016 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes: Week of July 18
Due to several meets this week (including Sectionals in Columbia, MO and the D1 Qualifier/8 & Under Finals), there are several changes to the normal practice schedule. This is not a complete schedul...
Jul 11, 2016 - Hitchcock practice moved indoors to UNO 4:30-6 Pm today due to chance of storms
Mon. July 11, the evening practice at Hitchcock (7-8:45 Pm) has been moved indoors to UNO from 4:30-6 Pm due to a chance of thunderstorms in the area tonight.
Jun 29, 2016 - GOAL Practices Wed. June 29
Due to the weather on Wed. Am June 29: Seniors (Rockbrook) and Senior Nationals (Westgate) will practice at Montclair from 6-7:30 Am. Montclair Community Center 2304 S. 135th Ave. Senior Nationals (...
Jun 22, 2016 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes June 23-25
Due to the meets in Lincoln (Wed-Sat) and Sioux City (Sat), theer are a few changes to the normal practice schedule. Here are the changes (if a group is not listed on that day, then it is normal tim...
Jun 20, 2016 - Sr/Sr Nats Practice tonight - June 20
Due to the weather, Hitchcock is closed. We will move the Sr-National/Senior practice indoors to BT tonight (Mon. June 20) from 7:30-8:45 Pm.
Jun 20, 2016 - GOAL personalized silicone cap order is now active - deadline Sat. July 2
We are having another order period for GOAL personalized silicone caps. To order caps, go on the GOAL website, click on the Elsmore Swim Shop logo on the lower left side of the page. The order dead...
May 31, 2016 - Sr-Nats will practice at Westgate Wed. June 1 6:30-8:45 Am
GOAL Sr-Nats group will practice at Westgate tomorrow morning, Wed. June 1 6:30-8:45 Am. Bring your DL clothes.
May 31, 2016 - GOAL practice changes Fri-Sat June 3-4
Friday June 3 & Saturday June 4 GOAL Practice Schedule Changes. (If a group is not mentioned, there are no changes to the previously published schedule for that group) Friday June 3 . Montclair is ...
May 30, 2016 - Sr-Nats practice at CSM tomorrow morning (Tue. May 31)
Westgate Pool is not quite ready to open tomorrow, so the Sr-National practice group will be inside at CSM from 6:30-8:45 Am, Tue. May 31 (bring running shoes, we'll go outside if possible after 8:15)...
May 24, 2016 - GOAL Summer Practice Schedule
May 18, 2016 - GOAL Swimmers Interview Olympians and Olympic Hopefuls
An article is posted online ( link here ) on Omaha.com at the Momaha page, covering an event that occured last month with some GOAL swimmers interviewing Mutual of Omaha sponsored professional swimmer...
May 16, 2016 - Senior & Shark Practice at Montclair Sat. May 21
Due to the Iowa City Meet on May 20-22, the Saturday Am practice on May 21 for Seniors and Sharks will be moved from CSM to Montclair. Practice time is still 7-8:45 Am. Sr-Nationals will still pract...
May 9, 2016 - GOAL Swim School 2016 Registration Now Open
The registration is currently open for the Summer 2016 GOAL Swim School classes to be held at Westgate Pool. Private lessons with GOAL coaches for USA Swimming registered swimmers begin on Monday Jun...
May 9, 2016 - Central Zone Diversity Camp (held locally at BT June 16-19) Information
Coaches.....ONE FINAL CALL. PLEASE CONSIDER APPLYING TO BE A COACH, AND CONSIDER YOUR ATHLETES FOR THE FOLLOWING OPPORTUNITY: This summer, in cooperation with the Omaha Cup and Olympic Trials, ...
May 2, 2016 - April 29 - May 28 Practice Schedule
The GOAL practice schedule is updated to reflect the period when UNO is closed in May. The schedule is posted below: *****Current Schedule: Fri. April 29 - Sat. May 28 (period that UNO is closed) Pra...
Apr 27, 2016 - No Practices Saturday April 30
There are no GOAL practices this Sat. April 30. The GOAL Coaching Staff will be attending the 2016 Midwestern Swimming Coaches Clinic this weekend at Millard South H.S. Any Penguins and Dolphins m...
Apr 27, 2016 - Sr-Nationals Practices, Apr. 29 - May 28
UNO drains it's pool every May for maintenance. GOAL Sr-Nat'l groups last practice at UNO this month will be Thursday Apr. 28. Starting Fri. Apr. 29, the Sr-National schedule will be as follows: Mon...
Apr 27, 2016 - Penguins, Dolphins & Sharks practices will go on as scheduled Wed. Apr. 27
Practices are on as scheduled tonight for Penguins, Dolphins & Sharks, Wed. Apr. 27.
Apr 27, 2016 - Senior Practices Cancelled - Tornado warning issued
Due to the Tornado warning issued in our area, the Senior practices are cancelled for today, Wednesday April 27. We will wait to make a decision on Penguins, Dolphins and Sharks at 5 pm.
Apr 20, 2016 - Practice schedule changes this weekend (Apr. 22-23) due to UNO Meet
Due to a very large GOAL signup at the meet at UNO this weekend (Apr. 22-24), there are some changes to the practice schedule: Friday April 22: Senior & Senior National - No practices; Sharks - No pr...
Apr 13, 2016 - Jordan McCullough Signs With UNI
Congratulations to Jordan McCullough for signing a letter-of-intent today to swim for the University of Northern Iowa Panthers next season in Cedar Falls, Iowa. Jordan, a member of GOAL's Senior-Nati...
Mar 26, 2016 - GOAL Practice Schedule: Mar. 28 - May 29
Mon. Mar. 28 – May 29 Notes: 1. UNO is closed Apr. 29 - May 30 for annual maintenance. An alternate schedule for the UNO practices during that period will be announced as soon as determined, and th...
Mar 25, 2016 - Tentative Summer 2016 Long Course Meet Schedule Posted
A tentative meet schedule has been posted to the GOAL website (under the Team Info tab on main page - www.goaquatics.com) for the 2016 long course season.
Mar 16, 2016 - GOAL Short Course Last Practice Thursday March 17
Due to the Midwestern Swimming (MWS) Championships in Lincoln this Fri-Sun. Mar. 18-20, there are NO GOAL Practices this Fri.-Sat. Mar. 18-19. GOAL's Spring Break week is Mar. 21-26 and there are...
Mar 8, 2016 - Changes to GOAL Practice Schedule on Saturday March 12
Saturday March 12, the Seniors and Senior Nationals will practice at the College of St. Mary's from 7-8:45 Am. This is a change from the originally scheduled location and time.
Mar 3, 2016 - Shark practice tonight, March 3
Due to a double booking at CSM, GOAL is being asked (allowed, actually!) to slide back in time to a 6:00 Pm start tonight, Thursday March 3 for the Shark group practice. The sharks will practice from...
Mar 3, 2016 - Shark practice tonight, March 3
Due to a double booking at CSM, GOAL is being asked (allowed, actually!) to slide back in time to a 6:00 Pm start tonight, Thursday March 3 for the Shark group practice. The sharks will practice from...
Feb 23, 2016 - Shark, Senior & National Group Practices, and Spring Break Week
Starting Mon. Feb. 29, GOAL enters the post high school season portion of our short course schedule. The GOAL Spring Break week will be March 21-27, no practices all groups. Penguins and Dolphins con...
Feb 15, 2016 - No GOAL Practice Thursday Feb. 18 (Swim Stars Live Event at Mutual of Omaha)
Due to the high registration turnout for the Swim Stars Live event at Mutual of Omaha this Thursday Feb. 18 (5-7 Pm), there will be NO GOAL Practices this Thursday Feb. 18.
Feb 3, 2016 - No GOAL Practices on Wed. Feb. 3
The Omaha-area schools are cancelled again today, Wed. Feb. 3, and GOAL practices are cancelled as well.
Feb 2, 2016 - GOAL Practices Cancelled, Tue. Feb. 2
Due to the snowstorm, there will be no GOAL practices held on Tue. Feb. 2.
Jan 19, 2016 - GOAL Practices Cancelled for Tonight, Tuesday Jan. 19
Due to the weather and road conditions, all GOAL practices are cancelled for this evening, Tuesday Jan. 19. Brownell-Talbot is closing their campus, and I've been told that all area school activities...
Dec 28, 2015 - GOAL Practices Cancelled Due to Weather
There are no GOAL practices today, Monday Dec. 28, due to the snowstorm.
Dec 19, 2015 - GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule (Dec. 21 - Jan. 2)
Here is the practice schedule for Christmas / New Year’s weeks. Note that 1) there are no practices on Dec. 24-26, nor on Jan. 1, and 2) Sharks will be going to the early/later groups schedule on mos...
Dec 14, 2015 - Practice changes for Shark group, week of Dec. 14
Mon. Dec. 14 - normal schedule Tue. Dec. 15 - Pizza party at Mama's Pizza-West (156th & Pacific) at 6:30 Pm, No practice. H.S. sharks welcome Wed. Dec. 16 - normal schedule (6:30-8:15 Pm at BT) Thur. ...
Nov 29, 2015 - GOAL Weather Cancellation Policy
GOAL practices follow the OPS (Omaha Public Schools) weather cancellations. When OPS cancels their school or after-school activities due to bad weather, GOAL practices for that day are cancelled as w...
Nov 27, 2015 - Shark Group Highest Earning Group in GOAL's Swimathon
Congratulations to the Shark group on winning GOAL's third annual Swim-A-Thon. The Sharks brought in $ 54.26 d ollars per swimmer. Because the Sharks were the group with the highest dollar per swi...
Nov 23, 2015 - Thanksgiving Week GOAL Practice Schedule
Thanksgiving Week GOAL Practice Schedule: Please note the practice changes for Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26-27 Tue. Nov. 24 - normal practice schedule (Sharks 6:30-8:15 Pm at BT) Wed. Nov. 25 - norm...
Nov 17, 2015 - Shark group practice change, Tue. Nov. 17
Nathan Hale notified us this morning that we cannot get into their pool until 6:45 Pm. Because that would leave us with less time in the pool than we need, we do have a new practice location for ton...
Oct 18, 2015 - Coach Becky Yungbluth Among Major Award Winners at MWS Banquet
GOAL Coach Becky Yungbluth was awarded the Midwestern Swimming (MWS) Age Group Coach of the Year at the MWS Awards Banquet in Lincoln on Sunday Oct. 11. Also winning major awards were Hannah Hailu, L...
Oct 15, 2015 - Practice schedule changes due to meets this weekend
Due to the swim meets at UNO and Lawrence (KS) this weekend, there a few changes to GOAL's normal practice schedule: Sharks - No practice on Saturday morning Oct. 17 (there is practice Fri. Pm 6-7:15...
Oct 13, 2015 - Shark group at Montclair tonight (Tue. Oct. 13 5:45-7:30 Pm)
Nathan Hale just notified us that their building engineer cannot be in the building tonight, and therefore we cannot use the pool. Therefore we are moving the Shark practice for tonight (Tuesday Oct....
Oct 6, 2015 - Shark group practice moved to UNO Thur. Oct. 8
We have just been notified by Nathan Hale administration that due to a district-wide event at Nathan Hale this Thursday, we are unable to use their facility this Thursday Oct. 8. Instead, the shark g...
Sep 25, 2015 - Shark group practice moved to Westgate Fri. Sep. 25
Nathan Hale informed us this morning that there is a repair being done to a broken section of a wall in a shower room off the pool today and the pool will not be available for tonight (will be ready M...
Sep 24, 2015 - Westgate practices cancelled Thur. Sep. 24, affected groups move indoors
Due to the weather still in the area, GOAL is cancelling the Westgate practices for Thursday Sep. 24. The Seniors will again like yesterday be able to join the Sr-National group at UNO from 4-6 Pm. ...
Sep 23, 2015 - Westgate practices cancelled Wed. Sep. 23 - Seniors may attend UNO with Sr Nats
Due to the weather expected this afternoon and evening, the Westgate practices are cancelled for Wed. Sep. 23. The Senior group may attend the practice at UNO with Senior Nationals (will not be able ...
Sep 22, 2015 - GOAL Practice Schedule Updates, Montclair Reopening
We've just received confirmation from Montclair that the Montclair pool will be ready for GOAL to resume practicing there on Mon. Oct. 5. We have also been notified that we will not be able to use No...
Sep 22, 2015 - Elsmore Swim Shop Warmups & Teamsuit Sizing Night and Equipment Sale
Elsmore Swim Shop sale, team suit sizing/order Tuesday Sep. 29! GOAL's official supplier of swimsuits, caps and practice equipment is Elsmore Swim Shop. Maggie from Elsmore will be at Westgate Pool ...
Sep 17, 2015 - Saturday CSM Practices start this Sat. Sep. 19
Starting this Sat. Sep. 19, the Seniors, Sharks, Piranhas, Dolphins and Penguins practice at the College of St. Mary's (CSM) on Saturday mornings. CSM is located at 72nd & Cedar St., just north of Me...
Sep 10, 2015 - Saturday Sep. 12 revised practice sites/times
With a forecast low temperature of 47 for Saturday morning (Sep. 12), and with Mockingbird Pool (indoor) being available, we are changing our practice schedule for Sat. Sep. 12. The revised practice ...
Sep 6, 2015 - GOAL Meet Schedule posted for short course 2015-16 season
The GOAL meet schedule for the short course 2015-16 season (tentative) has been posted on the GOAL website (under the Team Info tab). Please note that the "Notes / Who's it For?" column on the far ...
Sep 6, 2015 - Practice schedule for weeks of Sep. 7 & Sep. 14
Please print out the GOAL practice schedule which has been updated on the website to reflect the following: 1. Nathan Hale has let us know that their pool will be available beginning Mon. Sep. 21 2...
Aug 27, 2015 - GOAL practices moved from Westgate to Rockbrook this Sat. Aug. 29
Due to heater issues at Westgate, the Saturday morning practices that were to be held at Westgate on Sat. Aug. 29 will be moved to Rockbrook Pool. Also, the 9:45 AM Dolphins and 10:00 Am Penguins wil...
Aug 24, 2015 - Monday Penguins & Dolphins moving inside to Mockingbird Aug. 24
Due to air/water temp issues at Westgate today, the Penguins & Dolphins will practice today (Mon. Aug. 24) at Mockingbird Community Center (MB 10242 Mockingbird Dr. - 4 blocks south of L St.). Pengu...
Aug 8, 2015 - GOAL Fall/Winter 2015 Practice Schedule Posted
To view the GOAL Fall/Winter 2015-16 practice schedule, go to the GOAL website, click on the "Team Info" tab, then click on "Practice Schedule". The coaches will be sending out move-up instructions a...
Aug 4, 2015 - GOAL Online Registration to Begin August 10
The GOAL swim team will have an online registration for the 2015-16 short course season. The schedule for the registration will be as follows: Mon. Aug. 10, 6:00 Pm. Registration opens for currently...
Jul 25, 2015 - Practice Schedule: Week of July 27
Week of July 27: (Last practice of Summer is Sat. Aug. 1. Short course 2015-16 begins on Mon. Aug. 17) Sr-Nat'l: Mon-Sat Am 7-9 at Rockbrook; Mon/Tue/Thur Pm 4:30-6 at UNO Sr-1: Mon-Sat Am 7-9 at R...
Jul 19, 2015 - GOAL practice schedule changes, week of July 20 (MWS Champs Week!)
There a lot of things going on this week which will require some changes to the normal schedule (if a group is not mentioned, there is NO change to their normal schedule): All groups - No practices ...
Jul 15, 2015 - Storms in area, indoors practices for Seniors on Wed. July 15
Due to storms developing in the area, the GOAL senior groupers are going indoors on Wed. July 15 with the follwoing schedule: Sr-Nats & Sr-1 6-7:30 Am at Montclair; Sr-2 6:15-7:45 Am at Brownell-T...
Jul 13, 2015 - Hitchcock pool closed tonight, so Sr-Nats/Sr-1 7 Pm practice cancelled tonight
We were just notified at 5 Pm that due to a few pool issues, the Hitchcock pool is closed this evening, We will have to cancel the Sr-Nats / Sr-1 practice that was going to be at 7 Pm tonight, Mon. J...
Jul 13, 2015 - GOAL practice schedule changes, week of July 13
Due to several meets this week (including a summer league prelims/finals), there are several changes to the normal practice schedule. This is not a complete schedule, but rather a listing of the chan...
Jul 13, 2015 - 2016 Omaha Cup
An event has been added to the GOAL website for the 2016 Omaha Cup to be held at CenturyLink Center Omaha on Fri-Sat June 17-18, 2016. The meet flyer is posted on the event page. A great opportunity...
Jul 6, 2015 - GOAL Senior Practices Going Indoors Monday Am July 6
Due to storms in the area, the GOAL senior groups will be on their indoor stormed out schedule on Monday July 6. Sr-2: at BT 6:15-8 Am Sr-1 & Sr-Nat'l: at Montclair 5:45-7:30 Am
Jul 5, 2015 - Practice schedule changes, week of July 6
Because of the Omaha Summer Rec League Championships this week, there are some changes to the GOAL practice schedule for this week. 1. Shark group will have 1 combined practice time on Tuesday and ...
Jul 2, 2015 - Shark group practice on Fri. July 3
Westgate just cancelled their Friday morning practice, so we can start a bit later with the Shark group and have a more effective practice. Instead of 7:45-9:30 Am as was previously announced, the S...
Jun 29, 2015 - GOAL 4th of July Holiday Practice Schedule
Holiday GOAL Practice Schedule: Mon-Thur no changes to normal schedule Friday July 3 - Penguins 10-11 Am at Westgate Pool (82nd & Grover); Dolphins 10-11:15 Am at Westgate; Sharks 7:45-9:30 Am at...
Jun 22, 2015 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes , Week of June 22
With a travel meet to Minneapolis starting Thursday, a meet in Sioux City on Saturday, and a camp at College of St. Mary's this week, there are several changes to the normal GOAL practice schedule thi...
Jun 15, 2015 - Senior groups going indoors Mon. June 15 due to weather
Due to thunderstorms in the area, the GOAL senior groups are going to their indoor storm-out schedule this morning, Mon. June 15. Sr-2: at BT 6:15-8 Am Sr-1 & Sr-Nat'l: at Montclair 5:45-7:30 Am
Jun 11, 2015 - GOAL Senior Practices on Thursday Am June 11 going to Indoor Schedule
Due to storms in the area, the GOAL senior groups will be on their indoor stormed out schedule on Thursday June 11. Sr-2: at BT 6:15-8 Am Sr-1 & Sr-Nat'l: at Montclair 5:45-7:30 Am
Jun 9, 2015 - Changes to practice schedule on Sat. June 13 due to MOST Meet
Due to a very high GOAL swimmer turnout at the MOST Meet at UNO this weekend, following are the changes to this week's practice schedule: Sat. June 13 . Penguins, Dolphins, Sharks will have NO pr...
Jun 9, 2015 - Central Zone Top 20 Times Lists
The Zones are publishing a weekly Top 20 list for swimmers within the Zone. New lists should be posted by Wednesday noon each week. Central Zone has a page dedicated to Central Zone times. Encourage...
Jun 6, 2015 - Sat. June 6 Indoor Schedule due to Storms
Sat. June 6, the GOAL Senior groups are moving indoors due to potential for storms in the area later this morning. Sr-2 - 7-8:45 Am at BT w/Shark group Sr-1 & National - 6:45-8:45 Am at Montclair (yog...
Jun 3, 2015 - Senior groups morning outdoor practices, weather practice change procedure
If weather conditions appear imminent to affect the outdoor senior morning practices, we have indoor alternate locations/times arranged. The majority of the time this will be thunderstorm activity, ...
Jun 3, 2015 - Wednesday Am Senior practices cancelled due to storms in area
Due to thunderstorms in the area, the Sr-1,2 & National practices for Wednesday morning June 3 will not be held.
May 22, 2015 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes For Week of May 25
There are several changes to the normal practice schedule this week at GOAL. On Tue/Wed Montclair has swim lessons training after 7 Pm, and on Fri-Sun many GOAL swimmers and coaches head to Iowa City...
May 13, 2015 - Race Omaha Kids' Splash & Dash Triathlon June 6
Click here for the event page for the Race Omaha Kids Splash & Dash to be held on Sat. June 6 at Youngman Lake (near Methodist Women's Hospital, 190th & Dodge). This is a USA Triathlon sanctioned ev...
May 11, 2015 - UNO Swim Camp
Early bird registration deadline is Fri. May 15 (final deadline June 15). Click here for the registration form and details on the camp at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
May 7, 2015 - GOAL silicone personalized caps order
We will take orders on the GOAL website for GOAL personailzed silicone caps through Tue. May 12. To order your caps, go to the GOAL website (www.goaquatics.com), scroll down a bit and click on the El...
Apr 29, 2015 - GOAL Practice Change for Sat. May 2
Due to a high GOAL turnout at the OWSC Meet this weekend, we are consolidating dolphin & penguin practices for this Saturday morning, May 2. The only Dolphin (Piranhas included) practice time this S...
Apr 20, 2015 - No GOAL Practices this Saturday April 25
There will be NO GOAL practices this Saturday April 25 due to a MWS Coaches Clinic held this weekend in Lincoln, which will be attended by nearly the entire GOAL staff. Any penguins and dolphins who ...
Mar 30, 2015 - Volunteers Needed For Special Olympics Swim Meet at Common Ground
Special Olympics Swim Meets in need of volunteers. Contact person for questions about volunteering for this event: Kim Schmidt [email protected] 402-651-8551 Here is the link for signing u...
Mar 23, 2015 - GOAL Spirit Fuels Strong MWS Championships
GOAL swimmers had a lot of fun at the Bob Devaney Sports Center Pool in Lincoln this past weekend! Finishing a strong second place behind only Lincoln Select, GOAL broke numerous team and Midwestern ...
Mar 15, 2015 - GOAL Practice Schedule Changes for D1's Week, and Spring Break Week
With the Midwestern Swimming Championships this coming weekend in Lincoln on Mar. 20-22, there are a few changes to the normal practice schedule this week. First, the Sharks will have a combined prac...
Mar 2, 2015 - GOAL Back To Non-H.S. Season Practice Schedule
Welcome back to GOAL high school swimmers! We are back to the practice schedule that we had last fall. Here are the details for the next 3 weeks: 1. Mockingbird Penguins & Dolphins: The Tuesday pr...
Feb 25, 2015 - Sat. Feb. 28 Practice Schedule Changes: NE State H.S. Champs televised
Sat. Feb. 28 practice schedule changes due to the Nebraska H.S. State Swimming Championships, which will be televised live on NETV (Cox Ch. 12) at 11:00 Am. The only Dolphin time will be the 8:45-10...
Feb 19, 2015 - Lauren Pavel Sets MVC Record in 200 IM
At the Missouri Valley Conference Women's Swimming Championships at Southern Illinois University, long-time GOAL swimmer Lauren Pavel from Missouri State won the 200 IM in a school and conference reco...
Feb 17, 2015 - Changes to this week's GOAL practice schedule
There are a few changes to the GOAL practice schedule this week (week of Feb. 16). 1. Due to an event at Mockingbird this Friday Feb. 20, there is no Mockingbird Penguin/Dolphin practice this Friday....
Feb 4, 2015 - No GOAL practices tonight - Wed. Feb. 4
Due to the local school districts cancelling school today because of the snow, there are NO GOAL practices today, Wednesday Feb. 4.
Feb 1, 2015 - GOAL Practices Cancelled for Monday Feb. 2
GOAL follows along with Omaha Public Schools regarding weather cacellations. If OPS cancels due to inclement weather, GOAL cancels as well. Because OPS has cancelled for Monday Feb. 2, GOAL will not...
Jan 6, 2015 - GOAL Winter Weather Cancellations
GOAL follows along with Omaha Public Schools cancellations for winter weather closings. Because OPS has cancelled classes on Wednesday Jan. 7 due to frigid temperatures, GOAL practices are also cance...
Dec 29, 2014 - Sixteen GOAL swimmers to compete for MWS All Star Team
Several GOAL swimmers will be competing for the Midwestern Swimming (MWS) All Star Team on Jan. 10-11 at Elkhorn's Common Ground. The meet will feature all-star teams from Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, ...
Dec 19, 2014 - Shark practice time on Dec. 31
The shark group practice will held at 1:15-3:00 Pm at BT on Wed. Dec. 31, New Year's Eve
Dec 19, 2014 - Revised practice time, Sharks Tue. Dec. 23
The Sharks practice at BT on Tue. Dec. 23 will be a combined practice with everyone practicing from 5:50-7:35 Pm.
Dec 18, 2014 - GOAL Holiday Practice Schedule
Schedule week of Dec. 22: Mon. Dec. 22 - Normal schedule Tue. Dec. 23 - Normal schedule Wed. Dec. 24 - Fri. Dec. 26 - GOAL Holiday Break. No GOAL practices Sat. Dec. 27 - Normal schedule. Schedule we...
Dec 15, 2014 - GOAL is awarded Silver Medal status for 2015!
USA Swimming released the 2015 Club Excellence results, and GOAL has been named a USA Swimming SILVER MEDAL Club! This is the second time GOAL has achieved this level of the honor, having achieved sil...
Dec 3, 2014 - GOAL Practice Schedule Change - Sat. Dec. 6
Due to a large GOAL signup at the ACE Meet this weekend, there will be NO practices this Sat. Dec. 6 at Montclair for the Penguin, Dolphin and Piranhas. The Shark group will practice at BT from 7-8:4...
Nov 23, 2014 - GOAL Swimathon winning group - Dolphins!
Congratulations to the Dolphin group on winning GOAL's second annual Swim-A-Thon. The Dolphins brought in $63.36 per swimmer which made their total raised $5,322.50. The Dolphins also had the top thre...
Nov 23, 2014 - GOAL Practice Schedule - Thanksgiving Week
Monday - normal schedule Tuesday - normal schedule (no Mockingbird groups Tuesday practices thru Feb. 2015) Wednesday - normal schedule, but Mockingbird groups not practicing at Mockingbird, they m...
Nov 14, 2014 - Sat. Am Montclair Practices Cancelled
The pump issues at Montclair are expected to be fixed by next Monday (Nov. 17), however the Saturday (Nov. 15) morning practices at Montclair will be cancelled due to the pump not being ready by the m...
Nov 14, 2014 - Montclair pool closed Fri. Nov. 14 due to pump issues. Practices at Mockingbird
Montclair has just informed us that their pool is down today with pump issues, so we will not be able to run our normal practices tonight at Montclair. We will however, move those practices over to M...
Nov 11, 2014 - Practice schedule changes: week of Nov. 10
Due to a big GOAL turnout at the MAC Meets at Millard West H.S. this weekend, there are a few changes to the GOAL practice schedule: Mockingbird Penguins & Dolphins - normal schedule Montclair Pengui...
Nov 11, 2014 - Shark practice schedule change starting Mon. Nov. 17
Due to the high school season starting next Monday Nov. 17, and the BT high school team practice running later this year, the shark group practices will have to shift back a bit later this high school...
Nov 1, 2014 - A busy week at GOAL, schedule notes week of Nov. 3
Hello! This is a busy week at GOAL with LOTS going on. Please read this carefully so you do not miss any opportunities! GOAL team pictures (Mon, Tue, Wed) . Photographer Mike Beck will again be taki...
Oct 29, 2014 - GOAL Swimmers Ranked High Nationally
As of October 28, 2014, the national rankings show several GOAL swimmers in the top 10 in their age groups. The following swimmers have at least one National Top 10 ranking for the 2014-15 short cour...
Oct 28, 2014 - Montclair pool issues for today, Tue. Oct. 28
The water chemistry is a bit out of range at Montclair right now, and they are working to correct it. It will for sure not be ready for the Sr-1 group, so the Sr-1 group will practice at Mockingbird...
Oct 27, 2014 - GOAL practice schedule notes, week of Oct. 27 (including Halloween schedule)
Mon. Oct. 27 - No changes to normal schedule Tue. Oct. 28 - No changes, but Montclair is having a Halloween event upstairs that night from 5-7 Pm, so Penguin & Dolphin parents and swimmers are aske...