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Dec 8, 2019 - Weekly News (Dec 9-14)
Hello all Panthers, Happy Holidays Everyone! Only 9 more days of school for this calendar year. This week we will have training as usual, but next week will be a holiday themed swim games week. We wil...
Nov 25, 2019 - Weekly News: Nov 25th to Dec 1
Hello all Panthers, We have a busy couple of weeks coming up before we go onto the winter break. So there is a lot of information in the news letter, please read all of it...so sorry. This week we w...
Nov 10, 2019 - Weekly News (Nov 11-17)
Hello all Panthers, Wow, what a weekend! Thanks to everyone that helped make Swimfest 2019 such a huge success. Swimmers were amazing, bringing home tons of PB swims and then the 1 st runner up troph...
Oct 27, 2019 - Weekly News (Nov 28- Dec 3)
Hello all Panthers, I sure hope everyone is all rested and ready to get back to work. For those entered in the upcoming Swimfest 2019, you have 2 weeks to get your selves ready to rock and roll. Entry...
Oct 14, 2019 - Weekly News (October Break Coming Up)
Hello all Panthers, Ok this is our last week to try and outsmart the Thailand weather before our much needed break is upon us. We have 3 events this week and we are looking very good today for our c...
Oct 7, 2019 - Weekly News (October 7-13)
Hello all Panthers, We are coming off a busy weekend for many of our swimmers as we had athletes competiting at both Harrow International School and Rangsit University. Both meets ended early due to b...
Sep 29, 2019 - Weekly News (Palooza Week)
Hello all Panthers, What a great weekend we had at Patana with some of our youngest swimmers. They had tons of PB swims and looked very technically sound with great under water dolphin which made thei...
Sep 22, 2019 - Weekly News (Sept 25 to 30)
Hello all Panthers, “ISB spirit week” going on here on campus all week long. Coaches will be joining in the fun and we hope to see you all out to watch the games Friday night! Go Panthers! Good luck t...
Sep 15, 2019 - Weekly News (Sept 16-21)
Hello all Panthers, What a great night we had last week at the Kickoff Gala. Over 240 swimmers and lots of family members joining in to cheer. I think the highlight for the kids was the dodge ball. ...
Sep 1, 2019 - Weekly News (Sept 2-7)
Hello all Panthers, Registration is closed, we have 320 swimmers signed up and almost all paid up so we are ready to get on with the year. By the end of this week you should be hearing from your squad...
Aug 25, 2019 - Weekly News (Aug 26-31)
Hello all Panthers, Assessments are complete and I am happy to report that we have over 300 swimmers on the Panther Swim Team for the first time in ISB history. Glad to be part of this great big hap...
Aug 18, 2019 - Weekly News (Aug 19-26
Hello all Panthers, This is going to be a big week, all our new swimmers will be at the 25m pool for evaluations and from our new swimmer registration numbers I can tell this is going to be busy…ver...
Aug 12, 2019 - Weekly News (First Week Back)
Hello all Panthers, Welcome back to campus, first day of school is always so exciting. So many people in the hallways and hopefully some filling the pools this week also. This week is for returning ...
Aug 1, 2019 - Let's Get Ready Panthers! Welcome back News!
Hello all Panther Swimmers and Families, Hope the summer holidays were all amazing, I am so looking forward to hearing all about your adventures. Just a little note to invite all returning swimmers ...
Jun 9, 2019 - Summer is here!
Hello all Panthers, I hope all the final exams and celebrations of learning have been going well on the last days of school. This is short note to wish you all the best of luck on your summer adventur...
May 26, 2019 - Weekly News (Last Week of Practice)
Hello all Panthers, Thanks to the over 200 swimmers and their family members that took part last Wednesday in our year-end celebrations. It was a lot of crazy fun. Super high energy, lots of fun swims...
May 19, 2019 - Weekly News: Year End Celebration Edition
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to our dancers and their big show last week. It was amazing and your dancing skills are fantastic. Your performances made me smile from ear to ear. This week is s...
May 12, 2019 - Weekly News (May 13-19)
Hello all Panthers, I know this is a busy week for our dancers, so good luck with your rehearsals and your performances. I will be front and center to watch you all…but don’t forget to come to practic...
May 6, 2019 - Weekly News (May 7-13)
Hello all Panthers, It is backstroke week and we are coming off a little extra rest from the 3 day weekend so let’s come to the pool ready to give it our best. If you missed yesterday’s workout and w...
Apr 28, 2019 - Weekly News (April 29-May 4)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to the swimmers that competed this past weekend in Singapore at the United World College Dragons Den Invitational. All swimmers swam strong and represented our team...
Apr 1, 2019 - Weekly News (April 1-7)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to the boys for their first ever win in the “Girls vs Boys Battle”. It was very close in the end, but the boys held on to win the last two heats and take home the c...
Mar 25, 2019 - Weekly News March 25-31
Hello all Panthers, The last of the BISAC meets took place this last weekend and our 7&8 year old swimmers visited the new Shrewsbury campus for their first ever athletic competition. The meet went fl...
Mar 17, 2019 - Weekly News (BISAC Edition)
Hello all Panthers, Another amazing swim weekend for the ISB Panther Swim Team. Saturday our Jr. BISAC team visited Harrow for a big all day affair and then our Sr. BISAC team traveled to Patana for t...
Mar 10, 2019 - Weekly News (March 11- 16)
Hello all Panthers, What a great weekend! Thanks to our whole team for being great hosts this weekend and making our guests feel right at home here at ISB. There were many great swims by our swimmer...
Mar 3, 2019 - Splash Week is Here!
Good Morning, Calling all Panther Swimmers… in 5 days our annual International meet will take place and it is the largest we have ever hosted. We have 29 visiting teams from all around Asia (China, Ja...
Feb 11, 2019 - Weekly News (Feb 11 to 17)
Hello all Panthers, A little quite around the pool this week with all of high school gone on GCW trips, but that just gives us more time to spend with our ES and MS swimmers. I am hoping that yesterda...
Feb 3, 2019 - Weekly News (Feb 4-10)
Hello all Panthers, Thanks to all for your amazing support of our high school swimmers as they fought hard in Manila and for the second year in a row brought back a Silver and Bronze team medals for t...
Jan 27, 2019 - Weekly News: IASAS Edition
Hello all Panthers, This is a very exciting week for our team as we send our IASAS High School Team off to Manila for this year’s Swimming Championships. 12 boys and 12 girls will represent our scho...
Jan 20, 2019 - Weekly News (January 21-27)
Hello all Panthers, Registration is closed and we are right at 250 swimmers, so the team numbers are very healthy for the second semester. We have our beginner swimmers travel to the Puppy Cup meet at...
Jan 14, 2019 - Weekly News (March 14-20)
Hello all Panthers, First week back at the grind and things are looking great. We are welcoming our many new Super Jr. Panthers to the team and also all the other new swimmers who tried out last week....
Jan 6, 2019 - Weekly News: Happy New Year Edition
Hello all Panthers, Happy New Year to all of you, hope 2019 is a year of property for all of you. I look forward to hearing about all your great adventures over the holidays. Today we hit the ground r...
Dec 12, 2018 - Weekly News: Holiday Edition
Hello all Panthers, Hope you have a great holiday and keep at least a couple toes in a pool somewhere. Please get all the rest and relaxation you need…then come back already for another semester of Pa...
Dec 2, 2018 - Weekly News (Dec 3-8)
Hello all Panthers, What a busy week we have upon us; Long Distance Time Trials today, Kids Tri-athlon on Wednesday morning and the snow flake meet on Thursday with St. Andrews Samakee. Important Note...
Nov 25, 2018 - Weekly News (Nov 26-Dec 2)
Hello all Panthers, Three weeks left in the semester, lots of training to do before our big week of competitions next week. Let’s put in the work and then see what we can do next week. Important Not...
Nov 18, 2018 - Weekly News (Nov 19-26)
Hello all Panthers, Ok our back to back weekend events are over and we are all set to have one last push of practices before the winter break is upon us. We have exactly four weeks to make some change...
Nov 11, 2018 - Weekly News (IASAS vs APAC week)
Hello all Panthers, Wow, what a weekend! That was one of the best Swimfest meets ever…so many great PB swims, amazing moments that will become lasting memories and even the weather cooperated with us…...
Nov 4, 2018 - Swimfest Week News
Hello all Panthers, “I’m so excited and I just can’t hide it”, that is the song playing in my head right now as we head into the biggest week of the year! Swimfest is here! We now officially have 1,08...
Oct 28, 2018 - Weekly News (October 29-Nov 3)
Hello all Panthers, Ok everyone should be all rested up and ready to go for our biggest meet of the year in two weeks. Swimfest registration deadline is today, so if you are not signed up by tomorro...
Oct 15, 2018 - Weekly News (October 15-21)
Hello all Panthers, Last week before the October break and it’s only a four day week at that! Let's start the week out right by having a great turn out for our swim-a-thon tomorrow. I want to see so...
Oct 7, 2018 - Weekly News (October 8-13)
Hello all Panthers, Last week we only got 50% of our swimmers racing, mother nature was not kind to the Senior swimmers on Tuesday, but was great for the Junior’s on Wednesday. Tomorrow we will redo...
Sep 30, 2018 - Weekly News (October 1-6)
Hello all Panthers, Ok busy week coming up! We have both Senior and Junior Palooza’s this week. Senior is Tuesday at 3:30 and Junior is Wednesday right after school! Our 8 and under Panthers represent...
Sep 23, 2018 - Weekly News (Sept 24-30)
Hello all Panthers, I hope everyone had a restful activity free weekend! Now it is time to get back to work. This week is a peak work week for Sr. swimmers, so eat lots and sleep lots to be prepared. ...
Sep 16, 2018 - Weekly News (Sept 17-22)
Hello all Panthers, Good morning, I am writing you today from Hong Kong as my son and I got caught in the huge typhoon this weekend. Hong Kong is in the middle of clean up and we have finally got a fl...
Sep 9, 2018 - Weekly News (Kickoff Gala Week)
Hello all Panthers, Good morning, I’m so glad to be back to Thailand. My trip to California was amazing and very fruitful. I passed my level 5 test and learned lots along the way. The conference its...
Sep 2, 2018 - Weekly News (Sept 3-10)
Hello all Panthers, Registration is finally closed and we now have our team set for the first semester. This week the coaches will finalize their squad selections and we would ask that you solidify ...
Aug 26, 2018 - Weekly News (last week to register)
Hello all Panthers, Tryouts are completed and we had just over 60 new swimmers looking to become Panther Swim Team Members! We are so happy to have so much new blood joining our squads. If you see a n...
Aug 19, 2018 - Weekly News (Aug 20-26)
Hello all Panthers, Our first week of fun practice is completed and it is great to see so many returning swimmers in all age groups. This week we will see how many newbies we have joining the team as ...
Aug 13, 2018 - Weekly News (First Week Back)
Hello all Panthers, Summer is over and I am sure that we are all looking to get right back to school and of course into the water. Good luck with your first week of school and we can’t wait to see you...
Jun 5, 2018 - Weekly News (End of Year Edition)
Hello all Panthers, What a great year end party last week, so many family members having so much fun. Truly a great way to end the season. Here is a link to all the awesome photos that Rembrandt t...
May 27, 2018 - Weekly News: Year-End Party Edition
Hello all Panthers, I can not believe this is the last week of swim team…wow the year has flown by! All practices are open to all swimmers this week, please come to them all if you have time. Today is...
May 20, 2018 - Weekly News (May 21-27)
Hello all Panthers, Down to our last two weeks of swim practice, but lots of exciting things to do in these two weeks. Make sure you don’t miss out on any of the fun and please come to as many practic...
May 13, 2018 - Weekly News (May 14-20)
Hello all Panthers, We have a busy week coming up with all of our dancers on the swim team doing their dress rehearsals. Good luck to all of you, I know you will be amazing. I can’t wait to see you ...
May 6, 2018 - Weekly News (May 7-14)
Hello all Panthers, With only 3 weeks of swim team left, we are really trying to get the year end party details completed. Today I sent out a reminder for sign up. We have 125 swimmers signed up, pl...
Apr 29, 2018 - Weekly News (April 30 to May 5)
Hello all Panthers, As we enter the last month of swimming, I know that we have many, many other activities coming into play and taking place during your regular training times. To make up for this,...
Apr 22, 2018 - Weekly News (April 23-28)
Hello all Panthers, Hope you all had a well deserved break and are ready for the remainder of the year. Let’s really put some work into improving that technique and getting those strokes and skills ri...
Apr 9, 2018 - Weekly News Songkran Edition
Hello all Panthers, Only 3 days of training this week, so let’s see everyone out for each day. We are wishing a very safe and enjoyable Songkran holiday. Stay very wet and get the well deserved rest w...
Apr 1, 2018 - Weekly News (April 2-7)
Hello all Panthers, We have two short weeks coming up before the Songkran holiday so I hope to see many swimmers out during the training days. As I said before, feel free to come to the other traini...
Mar 25, 2018 - Weekly News (March 26-April 1)
Hello all Panthers, All last week, and for the remainder of the swim season, the squad coaches and I will be working with every age group using our underwater camera system. It is our plan that each s...
Mar 18, 2018 - Weekly News (March 19-26)
Hello all Panthers, We are just coming off back to back weekends of exciting swim meets. This weekend our team was represented well at both Jr and Sr BISAC Swimming Championships. As with the week bef...
Mar 11, 2018 - Weekly News (March 12-19)
Hello all Panthers, Wow what a weekend! So proud of all our swimmers and how they performed in and out of the pool. So many great ambassadors for ISB and our Panther Swim Team. Our tent was full of gr...
Mar 5, 2018 - Weekly News (Splash 2018 week)
Hello all Panthers, It is Splash 2018 week, we have 23 teams from around Asia all ready to travel here this weekend. We will be doing lots to get prepared for this big event. Here are just a few thing...
Feb 25, 2018 - Weekly News (Feb 26 to March 3)
Hello all Panthers, This is a real short week, but probably a well needed rest for our students. This week ends with the “Activity Free Weekend”. So this mean no school or training on Thursday/Friday/...
Feb 18, 2018 - Weekly News (Feb 19-26)
Hello all Panthers, Palooza week is here! As I write this the weather looks terrible, so I am hoping there is a quick change and the storm passes. I am also late getting this out today as I was at the...
Feb 11, 2018 - Weekly News (Feb 12-18)
Hello all Panthers, The pool is going to be a little quieter this week with all of our high school swimmers gone away on GCW, but that will just give our MS swimmers the run of the pool and chance to ...
Feb 4, 2018 - Weekly News (Feb 5-10th)
Hello all Panthers, IASAS is over for another year and I truly believe that both our teams did their absolute best and certainly made me very proud to be associated with this group of amazing athlet...
Jan 28, 2018 - IASAS Week News
Hello all Panthers, What a great weekend we had a Bangkok Prep this weekend, many of our newer swimmers had 100% person best days! What a great event for our developing swimmers. Make sure you sign ...
Jan 21, 2018 - Weekly News (Jan 22-27)
Hello all Panthers, Registration is done and we are looking good. In total we have 14 new swimmers with at least one in each age group. So welcome new swimmers to ISB, I hope it is a very smooth trans...
Jan 14, 2018 - Weekly News (Jan 15-20)
Happy Monday Panthers, With only 3 days left to register for the spring semester we are sitting at 185 swimmers registered with 11 new swimmers joining the team. Please register today if you are swi...
Jan 7, 2018 - Happy New Year: 2018 weekly news
Happy New Year to all Panthers, 2018 is upon us, so please accept our best wishes to you and your family for an amazing upcoming year; in and out of the pool. For this week you will go back to your re...
Dec 10, 2017 - Weekly News (Dec 11-16)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to all swimmers attending the Bangkok Prep Bulldog Bash, who swam their way to the championship trophy! It was a great meet at this new campus and we really enjoyed...
Dec 3, 2017 - Weekly News (Dec 4-9)
Hello all Panthers, Ok it is race week! On Wednesday our older swimmers will be taking on big monster distances like 800 m free, while our younger panthers will be hosting St. Andrews Samakee for th...
Nov 26, 2017 - Weekly News (Nov 27-Dec 3)
Hello all Panthers, Only 3 more weeks until winter break and we have 3 race days during that time. So each swimmer has at least one more chance to better their person best times. Important Notes: Tw...
Nov 19, 2017 - Weekly News (Nov 20-26)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to the high school team for their exciting weekend. IASAS were not the best hosts as the convincingly won the first ever IASAS vs APAC All Star Meet 1080 points to ...
Nov 12, 2017 - Weekly News (Post Swimfest)
Hello all Panthers, Wow, what a weekend! Swimfest 2017 this past weekend was a huge success by any measurement. Thanks to all the parents that worked so hard this weekend to make sure our swimmers h...
Nov 5, 2017 - Weekly News (Sprintfest 2017)
Hello all Panthers, Tick Tock, Tick Tock…The clock is counting down on our big meet swim meet this weekend. In 6 short days, SWIMFEST 2017 will be here. 22 teams and 1000 swimmers will be visiting o...
Oct 29, 2017 - Weekly News: Swimfest Countdown On (Volunteers Still Needed)
Hello all Panthers, I hope everyone enjoyed their break and you are all rested up and ready for the largest international school swim meet in Thailand! Before we get all of our attention focused on th...
Oct 15, 2017 - Weekly News (Oct 16-21)
Hello all Panthers, This week we have our fund raising event on Thursday after school. Please do your best to raise a little extra for the people in our Bangkok community that are in need. Remember th...
Oct 8, 2017 - Weekly News (Oct 9-14)
Hello all Panthers, We have had a very busy week with 4 swim meets in 8 days, but our team has handled it well and produced some very impressive results. This past weekend at NIST, we only got a half-...
Oct 1, 2017 - Weekly News (October 3-8)
Hello all Panthers, What a great race day our 8 and under swimmers had at the Patana Tiger Prawn meet last Saturday. In the end, we had almost a 90% personal best swim percentage for the whole meet....
Sep 24, 2017 - Weekly News (Sept 25-30)
Hello all Panthers, We have 4 race meets in the next two weeks, so we have plenty of opportunities to see how much progress we have made so far this season. Our 8 and under swimmers travel to Patana t...
Sep 17, 2017 - Weekly News (Sept 18-24)
Hello all Panthers, This is only a four day work week for our swimmers (Friday is part of activity free weekend), so if you are missing a practice on Friday feel free to join another practice day this...
Sep 10, 2017 - Weekly News (Sept 11-16)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to all of Panther Swim Team members that competed in the Iron Kids Tri-Athlon this weekend. Good to see our swimmers show their talents outside the pool. This week ...
Sep 3, 2017 - Weekly News (September 4-9)
Hello all Panthers, What a great night we had last Friday! If this is any indication of the year we have ahead, we as a coaching staff are getting ready to set the bar high. The energy level was amazi...
Aug 27, 2017 - Weekly News (Kick off Gala week)
Hello all Panthers, Our tryouts are over and we had a record-breaking attendance for new swimmers looking to join our team. We had over 80 swimmers attend the 4 days of tryouts and we have registered ...
Aug 20, 2017 - First Weekly News of the Season
Hello all Panthers, I am so excited to be writing the first weekly news of the year! With the first practices and tryouts taking place today, there are plenty of reasons to be excited. We have so many...
Aug 7, 2017 - Welcome back swims this week
Welcome back all Panther Swimmers! This week we will have two welcome back swims. These swims are very casual training sessions meant to get us all back together and a share stories of our summer fun....
Jun 8, 2017 - Last Summer News (travel safe)
Hello Panthers, It is the last day of school, and I am wishing you all safe summer travels. Take sometime to enjoy your time with family and friends, get refreshed and we can not wait to see you back ...
May 28, 2017 - Weekly News (Year End News)
Hello all Panthers, Thanks for everyone that came out and participated in our year-end celebration last Wednesday. It was so much fun! I love watching the endless parade of smiles from our swimmers, w...
May 21, 2017 - Weekly News (Year-End Party Week)
Hello all Panthers, The big week is finally here, we are going to party like it is 1999 this week. All of our news this week will be about the year-end party this Wednesday. Also, remember today is th...
May 14, 2017 - Weekly News (May 15-21)
Hello all Panthers, I am sitting here looking at the blue sky and wondering why we didn’t get this beautiful day on Saturday for Pentathlon. Mother nature was not on our side I guess. But the swims we...
May 7, 2017 - Weekly News (May 8-13)
Hello all Panthers, Two big items on the calendar this week; many of us are registered for the Colgate Tri-athlon on Wednesday morning and then most of the team is signed up for the Pentathlon meet th...
Apr 30, 2017 - Weekly News (May 1-6)
Hello all Panthers, We are down to our last month of training for the school year, we are going to pack lots into this last 5 weeks, so don't miss any training days. We will have the Pentathlon meet o...
Apr 23, 2017 - Weekly News (April 24-29)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to the swimmers who competed well at the Dragon’s Den Meet in Singapore this weekend. This was a very high level meet, and our girls and boys held their own very we...
Apr 16, 2017 - Weekly News (April 17-22)
Hello all Panthers, Welcome back from the Songkran break, I hope that you all got lots of rest and are ready to finish off the year strong. Good luck to our swimmers heading off to Singapore for the U...
Apr 2, 2017 - Weekly News (April 3-8)
Hello all Panthers, Last week of training before our well-deserved Songkran break. We have many days off from training over the next two weeks, so please feel free to come any days this week you can ...
Mar 26, 2017 - Weekly News (March 27-April 1)
Hello all Panthers, Wow, what a weekend! Thanks to all of our BISAC participants that represented our school, and our team with amazing style and grace. Saturday at Shrewsbury or Jr. BISAC team improv...
Mar 19, 2017 - BISAC Week News
Hello Panthers, This is our last week before the BISAC Championships are upon us. There should be plenty of excitement at practice this week and this goes for all swimmers on the team. For those not p...
Mar 12, 2017 - Weekly News (March 13-18
Hello all Panthers, You will notice that the 50m pool is looking very large today and will be for the next two weeks. We will be keeping the pool at the full Long Course Meter (LCM) length before the ...
Mar 5, 2017 - Weekly News (March 6-12)
Hello all Panthers, What a big weekend; 19 teams and over 650 swimmers all coming together at ISB for an amazing experience! Thanks so much to all the parent volunteers, I know putting on that yellow ...
Feb 28, 2017 - Splash Week News
Hello all Panthers, So exciting, Splash week is finally here! I am sitting in the Calgary airport all excited to get back and not just because it is -20 Degrees Celsius (see photo). I hope that all sw...
Feb 19, 2017 - Weekly News (Feb 20-26th)
Hello all Panthers, With all of our HS swimmers gone on GCW, and the Frog and Toad play about to raise the curtain, we are going to be a little bit quieter than usual around the pool this week. But fo...
Feb 13, 2017 - Weekly News (Feb 13-18)
Hello all Panthers, I hope everyone enjoyed their activity free weekend and have a whole bunch of energy saved up to race their best this week. Your coaches are looking forward to seeing how you perfo...
Feb 5, 2017 - Weekly News (Feb 6-11)
Hello all Panthers, Congratulations to our IASAS swimmers for representing our school, and our team, in such a commending manner this past week in Kuala Lumpur. Both the girls and boys teams earned th...
Jan 29, 2017 - Weekly News (January 30- Feb 4th)
Hello all Panthers, Very exciting week upon us for our High School swimmers; as most of you know, this is IASAS week. 12 boys and 12 girls will travel Wednesday morning to Malaysia to compete against...
Jan 22, 2017 - Weekly News (January 23-29)
Hello all Panthers, Registration is completed and we are up over 230 swimmers again, so as a team we are looking very solid. This week our coaches will complete our squad placements and do our best to...
Jan 15, 2017 - Weekly News (January 16-21)
Hello all Panthers, What a great weekend our swimmers had competing in the Bangkok Prep Puppy Cup. It is always nice to be rewarded for hard work and tons of PBs. So congratulations to all thirty-eigh...
Jan 8, 2017 - Happy New Year Weekly News
Hello all Panthers, Happy New Year to all of you! I am sure 2017 is going to be a great year of growth and improvement for the ISB Panther Swim Team. I sure hope that you had a very restful break...Yo...
Dec 11, 2016 - Weekly News (Dec 12-17th)
Hello all Panthers, Two successful meets last week! Many first time long distance swims completed on Wednesday and some great last swims of 2016 for our 10 and under swimmers. Gene Sunthornrangsri con...
Dec 5, 2016 - Weekly News (Dec 5-12)
Hello all Panthers, Sorry for the long news, but we have lots of info to get out to you before the end of year. We are heading into our second last week of school before the winter break and I am sure...
Nov 20, 2016 - Weekly News (Nov 21-28)
Hello all Panthers, Panthers just keep on rolling. After an amazing weekend at our own pool during Swimfest, the Panther Swim Team split up and became the visiting teams at Singapore American School...
Nov 13, 2016 - Weekly News (Nov 14-21)
Hello all Panthers, Wow, is all I can say. I am wowed by our amazing parent volunteers, I am wowed by our parent committee who basically slept at the pool all weekend getting the things done that ne...
Nov 6, 2016 - Weekly News (Swimfest Edition)
Hello all Panthers, LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE!!!! We are now less than a week away from the big day. We have 210 ISB swimmers competing at this year’s SWIMFEST 2016. That is 20 more than any other yea...
Oct 30, 2016 - Weekly News (Oct 31 - Nov 5)
Hello all Panthers, Welcome back from a well deserved break. We are two weeks away from the largest International School Swim Meet in Thailand, our very own Swimfest 2016. Currently, we have 191 swimm...
Oct 16, 2016 - Weekly News (October 17-30)
Hello all Panthers, At this time of great National mourning, the swim team would like to join ISB in offering our condolences to our host country. We will be continuing on our day-to-day training, alt...
Oct 9, 2016 - Weekly News (October 10-16)
Hello all Panthers, Training schedule information: This is our peak volume week of our Phase 2 training cycle. What that means is; for the last 4 weeks we have been building up the amount of work we h...
Oct 2, 2016 - Weekly News (Oct 3-8) Lots of Info :)
Hello all Panthers, Thought of the Day: Travel meet experiences build life long swimmers. After spending the weekend with our National Swim team qualifiers, I am reminded how important traveling wit...
Sep 25, 2016 - Weekly News (Sept 26-Oct 1)
Hello all Panthers, Thought of the Day: Water; water everywhere and not a drop to drink. Don’t let this Sailor’s sad song become reality on deck. It may seem like we are not sweating surrounded by wat...
Sep 18, 2016 - Weekly News (Sept 19th-25th)
Hello all Panthers, Food for thought this week: We have had a couple late arrivals to our team, so we now have 240 swimmers on our roster. This is the largest ISB team ever! So that is the good news…t...
Sep 4, 2016 - Weekly News (Sept 5th-11th)
Hello all Panthers, Last Friday’s Kickoff Gala was an amazing start to the year; we had 209 swimmers, over 300 for dinner and a large, enthusiastic crowd for the parents information session. If this i...
Aug 28, 2016 - Weekly News (Aug 29-Sept 3)
Aug 21, 2016 - Weekly news (August 22-27)
Hello all Panthers, We have almost 80 new swimmers tryout for our swim team this year, so we are happy to see the love for swimming continuing to grow in our ISB community. I personally can’t wait to ...
Aug 14, 2016 - Weekly News (Aug 15-19)
Hello all Panthers, Last week our coaches all met for a one-day back to work refresher. We worked on team goals; new ideas to incorporate for the season and all coaches completed their CPR/AED/First A...
Aug 7, 2016 - Welcome back Panthers
Welcome back Panthers, I hope everyone had a great summer and grew five inches each! I can’t wait to see you all, and hear some fun stories from your summer adventures. This is just a reminder of what...
Jun 9, 2016 - Last Weekly News of the Season
Hello Panthers, Thanks to everyone for coming out to our year-end celebration, it was as much fun as I ever could have imagined and that is all because of your participation. Let’s carry that right ...
May 22, 2016 - Weekly News (May 23-27)
Hello Panthers, Year-end Party: Update We have over 200 swimmers taking part in the Sprintfest fun on Wednesday and over 300 for dinner, so this is going to be a big party…just the way we like it. Ple...
May 15, 2016 - Weekly News (April 16-22)
Hello Panthers, Wow, I cannot believe we are down to our last two weeks of practice. On Saturday at Harrow, we finished off our last swim meet with some very “hot” swims from our younger swimmers. Nev...
May 9, 2016 - Weekly News (May 9-14)
Hello Panthers, Last Friday was a double dose of fun. The Jr. Panther Cubs had a great first ever swim meet and we had the most 10 and under swimmers ever show up for “Friday Practice” as it was dodge...
May 1, 2016 - Weekly News (May 2-7)
Hello Panthers, We are officially four weeks away from the end of our swim year, so let’s do our best to get the most fun out of these weeks that we can. For our year-end party on May 25 th , we are s...
Apr 24, 2016 - Weekly News (April 25-30)
Hello Panthers, After spending a week in our cozy 25m pool, I have to admit that I really like the closeness of having everyone together in a pool the same size as the one I grew up swimming in. I am ...
Apr 17, 2016 - Weekly News (April 18-22)
Hello Panthers, This is a very difficult time for our team, but together we will get through this and move forward as best we can. As mentioned last week, we will be training this week out of the 25...
Apr 3, 2016 - Weekly News (April 4-9)
Hello Panthers, We are now up to our last week of practice before Songkran break, I know you will all be swimming so much during the break…but just incase your not, let’s make this week a good one. We...
Mar 27, 2016 - Weekly News (March 28-April 2)
Hello Panthers, Our action packed BISAC weekend is now done and in the books. At the end of the weekend we held on to our 3 rd overall place in the conference. At the age group level our only squad t...
Mar 21, 2016 - Weekly News (March 22-26)
Hello Panthers, Hope we all enjoyed the extra day of rest and fun this weekend. Congratulations to our Water Polo teams that were both victorious against Patana last Friday at the Spirit Night Competi...
Mar 13, 2016 - Weekly News (March 14-19)
Hello Panthers, We are two weeks out from the BISAC Championships, the two squads that will represent ISB's Jr. and Sr. teams have been selected and notified. Just a reminder that our girls 8 and unde...
Mar 7, 2016 - Weekly News (March 7-12)
Hello Panthers, Congratulations to all Panther Swimmers for putting in their best effort and earning those PB swims this weekend at our Splash meet. It is a also a very nice bonus that all those huge ...
Feb 28, 2016 - Weekly News (Feb 29th - March 5)
Hello Panthers, It is Splash week and I am looking forward to some great preparation practices, so come to the pool ready to work and have fun. This weekend we will have 14 teams from all over Asia co...
Feb 22, 2016 - Weekly News (Feb 23-30)
Hello Panthers, Hope our activity free weekend was great for all swimmers and they are rested up for the last couple weeks before our big international Splash Meet on March 5 & 6 th . Remember that...
Feb 14, 2016 - Weekly News (Valentines Edition Feb 15-20)
Happy Valentines Day Panthers (belated), Wow, what a great weekend we all had at ANS’s first meet ever. After we got over the shock of seeing such a small 6-lane pool, we got down to some really goo...
Feb 7, 2016 - Weekly News (Feb 8-14)
Hello Panthers, This week we are happy to have our MS swimmers back from their adventures, but now the HS swimmers are gone on GCW trips also. So we will look forward to next week when our whole team ...
Feb 1, 2016 - Weekly News (Feb 1-6)
Hello Panthers, All of our high school swimmers have now returned from the IASAS championships and both teams are carrying medals with them. The boys just narrowly missed the championship gold (bringi...
Jan 24, 2016 - Weekly News (Jan 25th to 31st)
Hello Panthers, IASAS week for our high school team heading to Singapore with their sights set on bringing home some hardware for their school. If you see them at the pool wish them luck, they have be...
Jan 17, 2016 - Weekly News (Jan 18th- 23rd)
Happy Monday Panthers, As we head into the second semester I am reminded how busy our school gets with all the activities/performances and other sports. Please know that we are always going to be as f...
Jan 10, 2016 - Weekly News (Jan 11-17th)
Happy New Year Panthers, I am sure hope that everyone has had a great break and is rest and ready to get back to school and in the pool. Please remember that registration opens today and it makes our...
Dec 13, 2015 - Weekly News (Dec 14th to 18th)
Hello Panthers, Last week of training before the winter break starts at the end of this week. As Friday is a half-day of school, there are no ASA’s which makes Thursday our last team practice of 2015....
Dec 8, 2015 - Thank you note from 2nd Chance Bangkok
We recevied this lovely note from our swim-a-thon charity. I just wanted to share. Coach Day
Dec 7, 2015 - Weekly News (Dec 7th to 12th)
Hello Panthers, What a short week we have this week. I was trying to squeeze a Nichada Residents only work out on Friday, but it looks like we will have back to back long weekends. The school is closi...
Nov 29, 2015 - Weekly News (Nov 30-Dec 5th)
Hello Panthers, With 3 weeks left in the first semester, I am amazed at how fast this time has passed. Both Juniors and Seniors have one more meet left to bring those PB’s down just a little bit more ...
Nov 24, 2015 - ISB Child Protection Policies: Filming Swimmers at Practice
Hi Panthers, This is just a quick note to remind all parents and family members that we can not be taking video of swimmers during practice times or anyother times around the pool. Even if you are att...
Nov 23, 2015 - Weekly News (Nov 16th -21st)
Hello Panthers, Light week information wise for the swim team; I think everyone is still recovering from the Swimfest weekend. Our high school team did not get a rest this weekend as they were off to ...
Nov 16, 2015 - Weekly News (Nov 16th -21st)
Hello Panthers, Hope everyone enjoyed their day off and got caught up on their homework. On behalf of your coaching staff let me just tell you how proud we are of all of our swimmers. There was a bril...
Nov 8, 2015 - Weekly News (Nov 9th-14th)
Hello Panthers, Last week of preparation for our big home meet this weekend. We have almost 1000 swimmers and it is going to be busy. For this reason, we really need all of our swimmers here early and...
Nov 1, 2015 - Weekly News (Nov 2nd to 8th)
Hello Panthers, 2 weeks and counting to the largest school meet ever in Thailand. Khun Sanit our 20-year-plus FINA official says that he only remembers one meet bigger and it was a Thailand Open Natio...
Oct 25, 2015 - Weekly News (Oct 26th to 31st)
Hello Panthers, I hope everyone had a restful October break. Those swimmers that attended the IHOP training camp last week had fun while working hard and improving their swimming at the same time. Wha...
Oct 11, 2015 - Weekly News (Oct 12th to 17th)
Hello Panthers, We are now heading into our peak training week of phase 2…, which also happens to be “Fly Week”,…that is not a coincidence! Please be ready to come in and train hard this week, you hav...
Oct 4, 2015 - Weekly News (Oct 5th to 11th)
Hello Panthers, Happy Birthday Coach Gai (today is his birthday) This is a big week for us again. We have Jr. and Sr. Palooza’s this week, so we need to get lots of rest and eat well every night. We w...
Sep 27, 2015 - Weekly News (Sept 28th to Oct 3rd)
Hello Panthers, I hope everyone had a great weekend. Those of us that went to Patana had a great start to ours. Our 48 swimmers performed great and PB’s (Personal Best) were swum by all; some of these...
Sep 20, 2015 - Weekly News (Sept 21-26)
Hello Panthers, I just returned from our school’s first ever Pre-k to grade 12 assembly. As today is international Peace Day, we all gathered together to celebrate and recognize such a great cause. ...
Sep 13, 2015 - Weekly News (Sept 14th - 20th)
Hello Panthers, What an amazing experience Friday’s Kick off Gala was! I can honestly say that I have not been part of many swimming team events with that much excitement and team camaraderie. This is...
Sep 6, 2015 - Weekly News (Sept 7th to 13th)
Hello Panthers, Exciting times coming up this week; we will gather together Friday for our first big event. So far we have 90% of our team signed up for the meet, with a few stragglers left to sign up...
Aug 30, 2015 - Weekly News (Aug 31 - Sept 6)
Hello Panthers, With week two under our belts and registration closed, I am happy to report that my earlier count was way low and we now have over 200 swimmers registered and of those swimmers, 72...
Aug 25, 2015 - General Swim Meet Info (for newbies)
Swim meets: Everything you ever wanted to know (for the newbie) Because we now have over 65 new swimmers, I have decided that maybe we need an informational session on “Swim Meets”. I have had many ...
Aug 23, 2015 - Weekly News (Aug 24-30)
Hello Panthers, Our first week is completed and we made it through without one lightning cancelation. I am happy to say that we have over 40 new faces on our team so far and this week our coaches wi...
Aug 16, 2015 - Weekly News (Aug 14th-20th)
Hello Panthers, Today is the day we get back to work and take the first step of our 2015-16 season. We have met so many new swimmers to the program, which is amazing to see. We will have a good mix ...
Aug 6, 2015 - Let's get ready to rumble!!!
Hello Panthers, Hope everyone had a great summer and we are already to get back into our amazing pool and get to work. I have talked to many of you that had great summer swim camp experiences, and are...
Jun 1, 2015 - Important Summer Information
Hello Panthers, Well the 2014-15 season is over; wow it just flew by! It was a great last week of celebrations with the Family Sprint Fest on Wednesday and then the Awards Banquet on Sunday night…a ...
May 31, 2015 - 2014-15 Awards and Year End Video
Hello Panthers, For those of you who missed last night, here is the award winners and the link to the Year End Video. Video Link https://youtu.be/uIbjLMMj4ao Squad Award Winners : 8 and Under: Coach G...
May 25, 2015 - Weekly News (May 25-30)
Hello Panthers, We are down to our last week of training. It has been lots of fun these last days with our coaches different game themes. We have played cards, called pigeons and today we scrambled eg...
May 17, 2015 - Weekly News (May 18-24)
Hello Panthers, Great swim meet this weekend, your coaches are extremely impressed with the amount of PB swims we had. Our 8 and under squad swam at over 80% PBs. Your great effort will be rewarded ...
May 10, 2015 - Weekly News (May 12-17)
Hello Panthers, With our last meet of the year taking place this weekend, we can see that our season is nearing the end. We are looking to have some fast sprint competitions with our two guest teams...
May 4, 2015 - Weekly News (May 6-11)
Hello Panthers, After last weeks lightning filled practices, we are hoping for a better deal from Mother Nature this time around. Tuesday is a day off, but our swim team is being represented well in...
Apr 26, 2015 - Weekly News (April 27-May 3)
Hello Panthers, Big week coming up, we have squad photos tomorrow and Swim-a-thon on Friday! Congratulations to all swimmers that made the trip to Singapore for United World College Dragon’s Den Invit...
Apr 19, 2015 - Weekly News (April 20-26)
Hello Panthers, I am sure that everyone has had a great Songkran break. I am jealous of some of the great trips people have gone on. I am sure that swimming was a scheduled daily event for all of you...
Mar 31, 2015 - Weekly News (March 30-April)
Hello Panthers, Congratulations to all of our BISAC swimmers. The coaches have reported great swims and efforts all around. A special shout out to the 8 and under girls and the 13/14 boys for their ag...
Mar 22, 2015 - Weekly News (March 23-30)
Hello Panthers, Five more days of training before a big weekend of BISAC Swimming; good luck to both Junior and Senior teams. Train hard, eat well and gets lots of sleep. I would like to also congratu...
Mar 16, 2015 - Weekly News (March 16-22)
Hello Panthers, Hope everyone enjoyed their extended weekend after getting marvelous updates from your swimmers teachers during the student led conferences. I would like to take this time to make sure...
Mar 8, 2015 - Weekly News (March 9-15)
Hello Panthers, Wow, what a weekend! I am sure that all your swimmers are bouncing around the classrooms today still reliving the excitement of their great swims this weekend. Our results, both indivi...
Mar 1, 2015 - Weekly News (March 2-9)
Hello Panthers, “Let’s getting ready to rumble”! Ok maybe I am a little over excited about our big international Splash meet this weekend. It is so exciting to have all these teams traveling her to co...
Feb 22, 2015 - Weekly News (Feb 23-29
Hello Panthers, Important Notes: ISB Water Polo Team: For the first time ever, ISB will have two water polo teams: A U17/U19 team and a U15 team. As the swimmers of the school they have naturally come...
Feb 15, 2015 - Weekly News (Feb 16-22)
Hello Panthers, Well the count down is on, we are 3 weeks out from our International Splash Meet. We have hosting 14 teams from all over Asia, so this is a great opportunity to make new friends and co...
Feb 8, 2015 - Weekly News (Feb 9-15)
Hello Panthers, Our MS swimmers are back from their school trips and the HS have left for theirs. So again, for our senior swimmers, your coach to swimmer ratios will be low and you will be getting a ...
Feb 2, 2015 - Weekly News (Feb 2-8)
Hello Panthers, The pool seems pretty empty these days with our HS swimmers resting and our MS swimmers on field trips. Then there is the ES musical to add to the sounds of crickets…the good news ...
Jan 26, 2015 - Weekly News (Jan 26-31)
Hello Panthers, This edition is “weekly news” is coming to you Tuesday morning as we are in one of our busiest weeks of the year. Registration is closed and we are organizing squads, today we have 140...
Jan 18, 2015 - Weekly News (Jan 19-25)
Hello Panthers, The New Year is well under way and the swimming pool, although a little frosty, are brimming with activity and excitement. We have almost 25 new young swimmers who qualified for our sw...
Jan 10, 2015 - Weekly News (New Years Edition)
Hello Panthers, Happy New Year! It is my hopes that you have all had great time off and are all rested for the weeks of training ahead. For returning members practice starts this Monday, we have made ...
Dec 14, 2014 - Weekly News (Dec 15 - Jan 9th)
Hello Panthers, This will be the last weekly news for the calendar year 2014. I hope everyone has had a great first half of the year and is looking forward to the second semester. I know that everyone...
Dec 7, 2014 - Weekly News (Dec 8 to Dec 14)
Hello Panthers, Second last week of school until our well deserved winter break. Let’s finish the first semester on a high note and have everyone out to practices. Important Notes: Schedule Changes:...
Nov 30, 2014 - Weekly News (Dec 1 to Dec 7)
Hello Panthers, The count down for semester one is on. Three weeks until winter break begins. High School Swimmers are down to their last week of training before exams start. There is a lot in today’s...
Nov 23, 2014 - Weekly News (Nov 24-30th)
Hello Panthers, It’s everyone’s favorite week…Butter fly week! Bring your “A” game and let's work those big sets. The High School IASAS Exchange team will be getting off one day of Butterfly pain, as ...
Nov 16, 2014 - Weekly News (Nov 17-23)
Hello Panthers, Wow, what a weekend. So much fun and so many PB swims how could coaches be anything but proud of their swimmers. Sure we came up a couple points shy of the amount need to hold on to th...
Nov 9, 2014 - Weekly News (Swimfest Edition)
Hello Panthers, IT’S SWIMFEST TIME! I won’t even pretend that there is anything else going on right now! We are 5 sleeps away from our first big meet of the year. 741 swimmers will be giving it their ...
Nov 3, 2014 - Weekly News (Nov 3rd - 9th)
Hello Panthers, We just finished our first week of training after the week long holiday, by the looks of the training groups everyone stayed close to the water in some way, shape or form. One more wee...