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PST This Week - 11/14/21

Swimmers! Please save your white caps for meets! Despite being silicone, they may rip or get lost with constant use. We are in the process of ordering more. For all merchandise questions, contact George White ([email protected]).

 

This Week:

Today, 11/14: Practices for Blue, Bronze, Silver and Gold Groups are cancelled due to the swim meet. 

 

Today, 11/14: Platinum will have a 3 hour practice at Encinal from 9-12pm. Need to bring a roller, yoga mat, proper shoes and snacks, plenty to drink.

 

11/20-21: Senior Open Meet in Vallejo - Volunteer jobs will open on our website once timing chair assignments from the host team have been published. An email will be sent as soon as sign up is open. Practices for Platinum group will be cancelled. All other practices will be on as scheduled. 

 

Next Week:

11/22-28: Thanksgiving Week Schedule - All practices are on as scheduled until Wednesday 11/24. Practices for Blue, Bronze, Silver and Gold groups will be cancelled from Thursday 11/25 until Sunday 11/28. Platinum Group and all swimmers attending the St. George Meet in Utah will have practice on Friday from 4-6pm at MSC, Saturday from 1-3pm at Encinal and Sunday from 9-12pm at Encinal.


 

Meets:

Season Plan, including meets and vacation days / breaks can be found on our website. Please note, plans will be adjusted and updated regularly as meets are being added and season progresses.

 

12/3-5: Dixie Stampede Winter Championship Meet- Requires qualifying times see our website for more information

12/11-12: San Ramon C/B/BB+ Meet - Open on FastSwims

 

This Week's Top Tip!

From Kate: When swimming a difficult distance set, break it up in your head; for example, think of a 500 as a 150, 150, 150, and then one more 50! It helps with counting and makes it feel more manageable than a whole 500 all-out.

 

Team Store:

Visit our SwimOutlet store for discounted mizuno swimsuits, PST branded apparel, swim gear and discounted mizuno wear. 

 

Contact George [email protected] for any Spirit Wear questions.


 

Team Warm-Up Jacket - Mizuno Youth Alpha Quest JacketTeam Women's Alpha Pant - Mizuno Women's Alpha Quest Trainer PantT-shirt white - Mizuno Men's Comp Diamond Short Sleeve CrewTeam shirt royal - Mizuno Women's Volleyball Attack Tee Shirt 2.0Mizuno Men's Comp Diamond Short Sleeve CrewTeam Backpack - Mizuno Momentum Backpack

 

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Support Piedmont Swim Team with AmazonSmile Charity Lists. Now on Amazon shopping app!

 

Marketplace:

A place to sell, exchange or give away swim items. Email submissions to Rosie at [email protected] by Saturday night to be included in the weekly newsletter.

 

Free: TYR Red Swim Fins, Size 7-9 mens, 8.5-10 women's, 40-42 (These are not the Gold Zoomers. They have a slightly longer fin.)

Contact: Alesia Singer by email [email protected], or text 510-435-2832

 

Monthly Dues

PLEASE CHECK YOUR ACCOUNT to make sure you have selected ACH (click the radio button) even if you think you set it up last year! If you haven’t, please consider a SWITCH OVER TO ACH to avoid those credit card fees:

To switch to ACH and receive swimming dues discount:

  1. Login on our website to access your account

  2. Click on ‘My Account’

  3. Click on ‘Setup Auto Pay’

  4. ‘Add Bank Account’

  5. Click radio button next to bank info “Use for fees associated with your account”

Everyone should check to ensure their ACH is set up correctly, as it might have been deleted from the previous year.

 

Board News:

Next Board Meeting Tuesday, 12/07/21 at 7:00pm via Zoom!  

 

Any Questions? Please email any of the Board members with questions or concerns. 

 

Name

Position

Email

Swimmer

Rosie Bell

President

[email protected]

Jack

Joe

Mary Lins

Vice President

[email protected]

Simon

Chris Carnazzo

Treasurer

[email protected]

Cole

Connor

Ellie Judy

Secretary

[email protected]

Nathan

Amy Aubrecht

Meet 

Director

[email protected]

Kate

Sarah Holt

Hospitality

[email protected]

Alix

Zoe

Kate Arnold

SafeSport

[email protected]

Paige

Alison Montes

Coaches 

Liaison

[email protected]

Julia

Open

Swim Meet 

Job Coordinator

   

Kelley Rebro

New 

Member 

Liaison

[email protected]

Max

Kate

George White

Merchandise  

Coordinator

[email protected]

Charlie

Stefan Bill

Service 

Hours

Coordinator

[email protected]

 

Kate Aubrecht

Team 

Captain

[email protected]