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Week Ahead 2/12/18-2/18/18

Good Morning Tiburones

In this installment of the Week Ahead.

  • Program News
  • Facility News
  • Meet News
  • Booster News
  • Additional Information
  • Countdown to Champs

A reminder that all previous Week Ahead & Wednesday Wisdoms can be found in the NEWS section of the website.

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Program News:

High School Prep Winter session will end on February 28th. Extensions for the remainder of the indoor season are available. Please contact the office for more information.

Facility News:

  • Parking Pass: MC-R
  • Please be respectful while walking through the PE Building, classes are in session and loud voices carry through the halls, please keep voices low while making your way to the pool. 
  • We have also been asked to mention that siblings must remain in the gallery area and must be under  parental supervision. 
  • If you see or hear loud noises while walking through the halls please email the office. 

Meet News:

  • Congratulations to all our Metro’s Swimmers, great swims by all at a very fast meet.
  • Congratulations to Abby Yo for her 6th place finish at IMX
  • Congratulations to Adam Abzakh on his 2nd place finish at the Penguin Pentathlon.
  • 2/23: RMSC Qualifier Meet:
    • This meet is only open to swimmers that are close to qualifying for PVS Short Course, Jr. Short Course or 14 & Under Champs meets. Please see meet rules. Swimmers not within the participation parameters will be removed
  • 3/08: PVS Short Course Champs:
    • Open to all swimmers that meet or exceed qualifying standards
  • 3/08: PVS Short Course Jr. Champs (15 & Over meet)
    • Open to 15 & Over swimmers that meet the qualifying standard
  • 3/15: PVS 14 & Under Champs (JO’s)
    • Open to all 14 & Under swimmers that meet or exceed the qualifying standards
  • 3/22: Speedo Sectionals Meet:
    • Open to all swimmers that meet the qualifying standard
  • 3/23: 20th Spring Champs Meet:
    • Open to all TIBU swimmers: Please see participation rules.

Please read the event rules prior to enrolling. If you have questions please contact Coach Nathan or Jorge.

Booster News:

Save the date!!

  • TIBU FAMILY FUN NIGHT- Sunday, February 18 th from 4-6pm at Bowl America, 1101 Clopper Rd, Gaithersburg,MD  20878 .   Come meet other TIBU families and bowl a few games. The cost is $10 per TIBU swimmer and $22 for family members. This price includes shoe rental, unlimited games, two slices of pizza and a soft drink.  Please RSVP on the Team sign up and include how many will be coming in the notes section by February 15 th .  
    • Please contact Dorothy Herman, DOROTHY@FUZZYMAGIC.COM , with any questions.  
  • We will again be holding our fundraising event Abuela’s Swim to fight ALS!
    • April 21st 4-9:30pm at MC-Rockville

Additional Information:

  • Team Gear: Magnets, T-Shirts & Caps: Email the office to order.
  • Cassel’s Team Store:
    • Screen Printed items have a minimum quantity for productions, therefore this team store will only be open until Feb 18th
    • All embroidered items will remain available all season, and a new team store will open on Feb 19th

Important Dates:

  • 2/18: TIBU Family Fun Night
  • 4/21/18: Abuela’s Swim


  • Jr/Sr Championships: 29 Days
  • 14 & Under JO Championship: 36 Days
  • Spring Champs: 43 Days
  • Sectionals: 43 Days