Marlins Newsletter - 5.29.18

Table of Contents

  1. Preview - Ohio State Meet
  2. Practice Changes & Updates
  3. June Stroke Clinics
  4. Kings Island Outing - Red 1
  5. Canoe Outing - National & Blue Groups
  6. Upcoming Events / Deadlines
  7. Quote

Preview - Ohio State Meet

Marlins, 95 of your teammates will be traveling to Ohio State this weekend top compete in the Ohio State Splash Into Summer Invite!

Details including psych sheet, warm up assignments etc have been loaded to the meet page.  

**Also, thank you to families who have signed up to help us time.  Most slots have filled, we do have need for one timer at each of Sunday's sessions.

Click Here for meet page.

Practice Changes / Updates

Any upcoming changes will be communicated directly by your Lead Site Coach, also be sure to review your location’s Google Calendar at -> Locations.

  • Keating​​​​
    • Red Group Stroke Clinics:  Saturdays April 28May 26, and June 16
      • On June 16, Red 1, Red 2, and Red 3 will conduct a monthly stroke clinic!  Times are tbd, please check back to this newsletter for updates.​
    • ​Sat June 2 (Ohio State)
      • ​National, Blue 1, Blue 2, 7-9a
      • Blue Marlin, 9-10:30a
      • Red 3, 8:45-10:15a
      • Red 1, Red practice
    • Mon June 4
      • ​Move to summer practice schedule
    • ​Mon Jun 25 (Day after TYR)
      • ​National, Blue 1, Blue 2...7:30-9a only.  Canoe Outing after practice, no PM workout.  NKU Blue Groups invited to Keating.
      • All other groups - No practice.
  • ​Sycamore​​​
    • ​Mon June 4
      • ​Move to summer practice schedule
  • ​NKU
    • Mon June 4
      • ​Move to summer practice schedule
    • ​Mon June 25 (Day after TYR)
      • ​Blue workouts moved to Keating, 7:30-9a swim only.  Canoe outing following practice!  
      • No Red practices

Stroke Clinics - June 2018

What:  Cincinnati Marlins Stroke Clinics

When:  Wednesdays (June 6, 13, 20, 27) & Friday June 29.  Wednesdays are 1-2p, the Friday (Starts/Turns) is 1-2:30p.

Where:  Keating Natatorium, St. Xavier High School.  616 West North Bend Road, 45224.

Cost:  $10

Who:  Open to Marlins members and non-members.  Do you swim for a summer team and want to attend a brief session for some stroke tips?  Are you a competitive swimmer who wants to take the next step?  This is for you!  

How to sign up:   Marlins - sign up online as you would a normal swim meet.  Non Marlins -   Click Here !  Signup & payment (cash or check) will also be accepted at the door.

Kings Island Outing - Red 1

When:  Friday June 8

See details by clicking here!

Canoe Outing - National & Blue Groups

Who:  All National and Blue Groups

What:  Annual Canoe Outing, day after TYR!

When:  Monday June 25 (day after TYR).  All National & Blue Groups will swim 7:30-9a at Keating, and then head to the canoe outing!

Click Here for info.

Upcoming Events / Deadlines




Sign Up Deadline

OSSC Splash Into Summer Invite.  Columbus, Oh. June 1-3 All National, Blue and Red Groups Passed
Marlins Night @ FC Cincinnati. Wed June 13 All Marlins.  See info above. Passed
Rolling Hills Invite.  Fairfield, Oh. June 15-16 Red 3 & Red 4 Fri, June 1
CM TYR Sport Summer Invite.  Keating. June 21-24 All National, Blue and Red Groups Passed
Canoe Outing. Mon June 25 All National & Blue Groups. Sun June 24
Open Water Invite.  Oxford, Oh. Wed June 27 Red 2 & Above Fri June 1
Regional Champs.  Keating. July 6-8 Ages 14 & Under slow than Junior Olympic Time Standards Fri, June 22
Senior Meet.  Denison U. July 12-15 Ages 15+ Mon June 25
Junior Olympics.  Oxford, Oh. July 19-22. Ages 14 & Under with qualifying times. Mon, July 9
Sectionals.  Cleveland, Oh. July 19-22 Any ages with qualifying times. Sun July 1
Beckett Ridge Invite.  West Chester, Oh. Sat July 21 Red 3, Red 4

Sun July 1

Quote:  “Be willing to be a beginner every morning." - Meister Eckhart

**If you have any great swimming or generally motivational quotes, please forward to Coach Ryan!  Always looking for more...