Weekly Update August 13

PCST Weekly Updates – Monday August 13, 2018

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Practice Schedule Changes
- Upcoming Practice Changes for August 13-26
Senior (Frank Brown)  – No changes to normal schedule
Junior (Frank Brown)  – No changes to normal schedule
Age Group 2 (Frank Brown)  – No changes to normal schedule
Age Group 1 (Frank Brown)  – No changes to normal schedule
Pre-Team (Frank Brown)  – No changes to normal schedule
HS Group (Mosley) See Coach Steve for all changes
Age Group 2 (Gulf Coast) – Practice Mon. 8/13 from 4:00-5:30pm at FBP
Age Group 1 (Gulf Coast) – Practice Mon. 8/13 from 5:30-6:30pm at FBP
Pre-Team (Gulf Coast) – No Practice Mon. 8/13 – rescheduled to Fri. 8/17 from 5:45-6:45pm at GCSC
PCST Masters (Frank Brown) – No changes to normal schedule

GCSC Closed Tonight Monday August 13 – Practice Changes!
This is a reminder that GCSC is closed tonight Monday August 13.  This has been noted in the practice schedule changes above.  Age Group 2 will practice Monday August 13 from 4:00-5:30pm at Frank Brown Park.  Age Group 1 will practice Monday August 13 from 5:30-6:30pm at Frank Brown Park.  The GCSC Monday/Wednesday Pre-Team Group will have a makeup session on Friday August 17 from 5:45-6:45pm.

Welcome Newest PCST Gold Level Sponsor - Margaritaville!
Welcome PCST’s newest Gold Level Sponsor, Margaritaville at Pier Park.  Make sure to stop by for some great food and fun overlooking the beach and let them know you appreciate their support of PCST!

Choose PCST When Shopping at Amazon!
Do you shop on Amazon?  The next time you do, please use this link for all of your future shopping: .  Just sign in with your regular user name and password.  Then select Panama City Swim Team as your charity of choice.  There is absolutely no difference from your usual Amazon shopping experience, but a small portion of each purchase will be donated to PCST!  Make sure to save it to your favorites so that it'll become a habit.  Please share with all your family and friends who may also enjoy shopping online!

Team Vendor – Swim and Tri!
Swim and Tri is the official team vendor of PCST!  Swim and Tri is one of the largest and most well respected swimming equipment vendors in the country.  Paul and Patrice Wolfensberger are wonderful people who have built what started as a small swim shop in Knoxville, Tennessee into a shop that serves swim teams across the country.  We are very excited to be partners with Swim and Tri.  Make sure to check out the Swim and Tri PCST Team Portal and look for all of the great discounts.  You can access the Team Portal by clicking the Swim and Tri logo on the PCST Home Page (toward the bottom right of the page).

PCST Team Store Ordering Instructions!
Several items such as T-Shirts, caps, hoodies, and car magnets can be billed to your account through the PCST Team Store.  Items in stock will be sent to your child at swim practice.  Please send any order to Coach Bobbie Martin at  For items available through the PCST Team Store, please click the following link:

Mark Your Calendars! – Upcoming Events and Deadlines
Please mark your calendars for the upcoming PCST Team Events and Deadlines
Sept. 8 – DEADLINE for entry into the Speedo Beach Blast Meet at Frank Brown Park
Sept. 21-23 – (Swim Meet) PCST Speedo Beach Blast Meet at Frank Brown Park
Oct. 1 – DEADLINE for entry into the Coast Aquatics Meet in Destin
Oct. 10 – DEADLINE for entry into the PCST Sprint Meet at GCSC
Oct. 13-14 – (Swim Meet) Coast Aquatics Meet in Destin, FL
Oct. 20 – (Swim Meet) PCST Sprint Meet at GCSC
Week of Oct. 28-Nov. 3 – (High School) FHSAA 1A and 2A District Championship Meets

Long Range Planning
Please note the schedule of the following events which will take place several months from now
Week of Nov. 5-10 – (High School) FHSAA 1A and 2A Region Championship Meets
Nov. 16-18 – (Swim Meet) GPAC Gravy Bowl Invitational in Pensacola, FL
Nov. 16 – (High School) FHSAA 1A State Championships in Stuart, FL
Nov. 17 – (High School) FHSAA 2A State Championships in Stuart, FL
Dec. 5-8 – (Swim Meet) USA Swimming Junior Championships East in Greensboro, NC
Dec. 7-9 – (Swim Meet) CAT Jingle Bell Classic Swim Meet in Clearwater, FL
Dec. 15 – (Swim Meet) PCST/CA/SEAL 12&Under Tri Meet at Gulf Coast
Dec. 16 – (Swim Meet) PCST/CA 13&Over Dual Meet in Ft. Walton Beach
Jan. 25-27 – (Swim Meet) ATAC Mac Crutchfield Invitational Meet in Tallahassee
Feb. 15-17 – (Swim Meet) SES District 4 Championships in Pensacola, FL
Feb. 22-24 – (Swim Meet) SES Short Course Championships in Huntsville, AL
Mar. 1-3 – (Swim Meet) Auburn Aquatics Swim Meet in Auburn, AL
Mar. 19-23 – (Swim Meet) NCSA Junior Nationals in Orlando, FL

PCST Birthdays in August!
1 – Gip Crye (11), Ashlyn Pack (16)
4 – Sophia Campa (4)
6 – Jasalyn McNamara (16)
8 – Lee Balkcom (11)
9 - Lily Bradford (15)
10 – Veronica Wellhausen(5)
12 – Zachary Olive (10)
13 – Christina Jones (11)
14 – Shane McEliece (13)
15 – Sean Adams (17)
22 – Kelsie Brittain (13)
26 – Brooklyn Pettibone (12)
29 – Hampton Kelley (7)

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