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Weekly Update May 21

PCST Weekly Updates – Monday May 21, 2018

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Practice Schedule Changes
- Upcoming Practice Changes for May 21-June 3
Senior (Frank Brown)  – No Practice Mon. 5/28
Junior (Frank Brown)  – No Practice Mon. 5/28
Age Group 2 (Frank Brown)  – No Practice Mon. 5/28
Age Group 1 (Frank Brown)  – No Practice Mon. 5/28
Novice (Frank Brown)  – No Practice Mon. 5/28
Age Group 2 (Gulf Coast) – No Practice Sat. 5/19
Age Group 1 (Gulf Coast) – No Practice Mon. 5/28
Novice (Gulf Coast) – No Practice Mon. 5/28
HS Group (Mosley) See Coach Steve for all changes
PCST Masters (Frank Brown)No Practice Mon. 5/28

Reminder Summer Schedule Begins Monday June 4!
This is a reminder that we will switch to our Summer Training Schedule beginning Monday June 4.  Please note that we will not be practicing at Gulf Coast State College from June 4-through the end of July.  You can find the Summer Practice Schedule at the following link:  https://www.teamunify.com/NewsShow.jsp?&id=609198&team=sepcst

PCST Summer Splashes and Summer Lessons Programs – Registration Underway!
Make sure to tell your friends that registration for PCST Summer Splashes and Summer Swim Lessons is off and running!  Several of the Session #1 Swim Lessons classes are already full.  The remaining classes and Summer Splashes programs are filling fast.  More information on these programs can be found on the PCST website.

PCST Masters Meet Set for Saturday June 23 at Gulf Coast State College!
We have scheduled a Masters Swim Meet for Saturday June 23 at Gulf Coast State College.  We will be sending meet information to all members of PCST Masters this week.  If you are not a member of PCST Masters, but would like to compete in the meet, please let me know at brianehaddad@gmail.com

PCST Senior and High School Banquet Saturday July 14!
Mark your calendars!  The PCST Banquet for Senior and High School Group swimmers will be held Saturday July 14 at Forest Park Methodist Church.  The banquet will begin at 6:00pm.  We will also hold our annual PCST Membership meeting and Board of Directors elections before the banquet at 5:30pm. More details on these events will follow over the next several weeks.

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: https://smile.amazon.com/ .  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 bobbiemartin322@icloud.com.  For items available through the PCST Team Store, please click the following link:  https://www.teamunify.com/SubTabGeneric.jsp?team=sepcst&_stabid_=88455

Mark Your Calendars! – Upcoming Events and Deadlines
Please mark your calendars for the upcoming PCST Team Events and Deadlines
June 4 – Summer Splashes Program First Day
June 8-10 – (Swim Meet) – Travel Team Swim Meet in New Orleans
June 15 – DEADLINE for entry to the ATAC Long Course Invitational in Tallahassee
June 16 – (Swim Meet) PCST Short Course Sprint Meet at Gulf Coast State College
June 23 – (Masters Meet) – Master Swim Meet at Gulf Coast State College
June 26 – (Fun Meet) Fun Meet #1 at Frank Brown Park
June 28-July 1 – (Swim Meet) ATAC Long Course Invitational in Tallahassee

Long Range Planning
Please note the schedule of the following events which will take place several months from now
July 3 – (Fun Meet) Fun Meet #2 at Frank Brown Park
July 10 – (Fun Meet) Fun Meet #3 at Frank Brown Park
July 14 – (Event) – PCST Annual Membership Meeting and BoD Elections
July 14 – (Event) – PCST Senior and High School Group Banquet
July 17 – (Fun Meet) Fun Meet #4 at Frank Brown Park
July 19-22 – (Swim Meet) Southeastern Swimming Long Course Championships in Knoxville, TN
July 27 – (Fun Meet) Fun Meet Championship at Frank Brown Park
July 28-29 – (Swim Meet) Coast Short Course Meet In Destin
July 31 – Aug. 4 – (Swim Meet) Southern Zone All Star Meet in Midland, TX (SES Zone All Star Qualifiers Only)
Sept. 21-23 – (Swim Meet) PCST Speedo Beach Blast Meet at Frank Brown Park

PCST Birthdays in May!
2 – Brynia Pascale(12), Callie Walker(12), Lilly Lozier(14)
3 – Tanner Craig(16)
6 – Pavel Latkin(11), Hannah Johnson(15), Sarah Elbana(16)
12 – Fianna Brooks(11)
20 – Preston Richardson(9)
28 – Braden Legg(14)
29 – Blake Martin(13)
30 – Steven Thomas Dvorak(15)

 
    
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