Marlin Update - 11/26

Marlin Update for November 26th

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. I hope you all had great family times and maybe caught up on some sleep! We have several things coming up in the next month.

Practice Schedule for December and January

We have posted the practice schedule for the next couple of months, including Christmas/Winter break schedules, here:  . If you have any questions about practices, please talk with your coach.


Upcoming Events

There are several deadlines coming up. Please do not wait for the last minute. That makes things difficult. Please Sign Up ASAP. If you have any questions about any of these events, please talk with your coach.


Event Date

Who Should Attend?

Sign Up Deadline

MAV Pentathlon - Grand Junction

Sat Dec 9th


Thursday, 11/30

MAValanche Invite - Grand Junction

Jan 5-7


Thursday, 12/14

Winter Training Camp

Dec 26-30

All Senior and Jr – 13&Over

Friday, 12/1

Phoenix Winter Invite

Feb 16-18

Senior and Junior Group


Commit for the Mav Pentathlon

Please sign into our website and commit - either yes or no for the Pentathlon that will be held in Grand Junction. I will start hounding people who have not committed one way or another very soon. Please help me out and let us know your plans. We have 25 swimmers currently signed up. We are still waiting for 40 or so of you to commit. Thank you.

T-Shirts In!

The T-shirts are in. They will be available at practices Monday and Tuesday of this week. Please come and pick them up. The shirts will be billed to your accounts.

Team Gear Orders

Suits, backpacks, jackets, parkas are all available to purchase. Here is a link for more information.

Phoenix Meet

For Junior and Senior families planning on going to the Phoenix meet, we have reserved a block of rooms at the Springhill Suites. Here is the link to sign up. Book your group rate for MONTROSE MARLINS SWIM TEAM


Good Luck to Our Swimmers at the Pioneer and Junior Nationals

We have 10 swimmers who have qualified and will be competing at the Colorado Pioneer Invitational this weekend at Denver University. It is a three day prelims-final meet which attracts the best swimmers in Colorado! Good luck to Barney, Benny, Cayden, Hayden, Ryan, Garth, Margaret, Tatum, Alex and Henry. Swim fast! We will be routing you on!

Ryan will then be traveling to Iowa the following week to compete at the Speedo Winter Junior National Championship. This meet attracts the best swimmers in the nation west of the Mississippi. Good luck Ryan.