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WEEK 1 FRIENDS NEWSLETTER

WEEK 1 FRIENDS NEWS
Thanks to everyone who was able to attend our team meeting. We hope you found it helpful and informative. Please continue to ask questions of us and the coaches! We're here to help!

Each week, the Friends board will send out reminders about team functions. All Friends Emails will be stored on our TeamUnify website under the News section. Coaches will also be sending out reminders and info for meets, etc. 
 
PRACTICE : Monday, June 13
Reminder practice starts Monday, June 13. The weather forecast looks cloudy but warm! Please enter through the lessons gate and meet in the Cabana. Arrive 10 - 15 mins prior to get settled and your things organized. Coaches start practices promptly and being ready to go is important for your athlete. Check out  practice schedule and  weather policy. As a reminder, parents are not allowed on the pool deck unless to access the restrooms.
 
MEETS : We're so excited because our first swim and dive meets are at HOME! Please sign up and join the fun! You won't be disappointed!
 
DIVE MEET : Friday, June 17 @ HOME vs Nakoma
  • Sign up on the home page by clicking Attend/Decline button. You will declare yes or no. 
  • Dive meet registration closes on Thursday before the Friday meet.
  • Be sure to check out when warm-ups are!
  • Feel free to sign up for all dive meets for the season
  • Volunteers  If your child is diving, it is expected that you help with set-up and take down. We have the voluntsign up for one volunteer shift. It's easy and on-site training available for most position.
SWIM MEET : Saturday, June 18 @ HOME vs Nakoma
  • Sign up on the home page. Select two individual events or ask your coach for recommendations. Coaches will assign relays.
  • Sign up close Wednesday, June 15 at 11:59pm
  • Be sure to check out when warm-ups are or ask a coach!
  • Feel free to sign up for all swim meets for the season
  • Volunteers  If your child is swimming, it is expected that you sign up for one volunteer shift. Volunteer shifts are for the entire meet and include set-up and take-down. It's easy and on-site training available for most position.  
  • Concessions  We need donations for our home meet concessions stands. Beverages may be brought to our Friday night potluck to be chilled in the concessions coolers. All proceeds go towards supporting the team, whether it be equipment, team socials, scholarships, etc.
TEAM SOCIAL & SWIM MEET SET-UP : Friday, June 17 6pm 
Pasta Potluck this Friday! Potlucks are loads of fun and a great way to meet other families. Meet us in the cabana Sign up  here to bring some food! Feel free to bring any non-alcoholic beverages in non-glass containers.
 
Potlucks happen in the pool cabana area and are open to all swim and dive members and their immediate families only. The Wave Dive team will be competing so head over to the bleachers and cheer for the best dive team in town. Everyone is welcome to swim until the pool closes. To gain free entry to the pool, just mention you're with the Waves. When the pool closes at 8pm, we will do some meet set-up for our Saturday morning swim meet.  

APPAREL SWAP
Are you cleaning out your closet and discovering Waves apparel that you’ve outgrown? Bring it along to the Friday night social for a free gear swap - it will look better worn on deck than hiding in a drawer!

COACHES COMMUNICATION
If your athlete is unable to attend swim or dive practice or you have quesitons about practice or meets, please contact the Head Coaches directly. You can find their respective emails on our Coaches' page.

GOOOOOOO WAVES!
Cindy Schlichte
President, Friends of Goodman Waves


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