Marlins Newsletter - 4.30.18

Table of Contents

  1. Marlins Night @ FC Cincinnati - Wed June 13
  2. Practice Changes & Updates
  3. Beacon Physical Assessments - Sat May 5 (Moved to Keating)
  4. Jose Cerda Foundation Gala - Sat May 19
  5. Upcoming Events / Deadlines
  6. Quote

Marlins Night at FC Cincinnati - Wed June 13

Who:  Swimmers / parents / coaches / siblings / friends…  Please note the team is not chaperoning this event.

When:  Wednesday, June 13, 7:30 pm game vs. Bethlehem Steel.

Cost:  $12 per ticket, Section 117 Family Section seating.

How to sign up:  Online under, and the event is located under Swim Meets / Team Events at the bottom / middle of the front page.  Or  click here to be taken to the page directly!  Sign up like a regular swim meet, and BE SURE to indicate how many tickets you want. 

How to pay:  Your Marlins account will be charged based on the number of tickets you request.

Deadline to sign up:  Thursday, May 10 @ 11:59p. I will be placing our order Friday (5/11) morning , so we are committed at that time.

Questions?  Contact Coach Ryan at

Practice Changes / Updates

Any upcoming changes will be communicated directly by your Lead Site Coach, also be sure to review your location’s Google Calendar at -> Locations.

  • Keating​​​​
    • Red Group Stroke Clinics:  Saturdays May 26 and June 16
      • On May 26, all Red Groups (1,2 & 3...Red 4 does NOT have Saturday workouts) will have dryland at 8:45 & clinic will run 9-10:30am!  June 16specific times are tbd.
    • ​Mon May 28 (Memorial Day) - All drylands tbd
      • ​National & Blue 1, 7-9a swim
      • Blue 2, 9-10:45a swim
      • Blue Marlin, 10:30a-12p swim
      • Red 1, 9-10:45a swim
      • Red 2, 9-10:30a swim
      • Red 3, 10:30-11:45a swim
      • Red 4, 10:30-11:30a swim
  • ​Sycamore​​​
    • Red 4 (only)
      • Thurs May 10, 6:15-7:15p at Keating
    • Sun May 13 (Mothers Day)
      • Fish Groups, Moved to Sat May 12.  Sail 12-12:45p, Spear 1-2p, Sword 12:45-2p. 
  • ​NKU
    • No current changes

Beacon - Physical Assessment

For National, Blue 1, Blue 2 and Red 1 Groups, Beacon Orthopaedics is hosting physical evaluations on Sat May 5 from 11a-1p.  This is a free service!

Click Here for info.

4/30 Update:  Location moved to Keating on Sat May 5 from 11a-1p.

Jose Cerda Foundation Gala - Sat May 19

When:  Sat May 19 @ 6p.  See flyer  linked here for details!

Upcoming Events / Deadlines




Sign Up Deadline

Beacon - Physical Assessments Sat May 5 National, Blue 1, Blue 2, Red 1 Passed
Clippers Arctic Splash.  Erlanger, Ky. May 11-13 All National, Blue, and Red Groups Passed
CM Pepsi Spring Invite.  Keating. May 18-20 All National, Blue and Red Groups Passed
OSSC Splash Into Summer Invite.  Columbus, Oh. June 1-3 All National, Blue and Red Groups Passed
Marlins Night @ FC Cincinnati. Wed June 13 All Marlins.  See info above. Thurs May 10
Rolling Hills Invite.  Fairfield, Oh. June 15-16 Red 3 & Red 4 Fri, June 1
CM TYR Sport Summer Invite.  Keating. June 21-24 All National, Blue and Red Groups Tues, May 15
Canoe Outing.  Green Acres Canoe Rental, Great Miami River. Mon June 25 All National & Blue Groups. Sun June 24
Open Water Invite.  Oxford, Oh. Wed June 27 Red 2 & Above Fri June 1
Regional Champs.  Keating. July 6-8 Ages 14 & Under slower than Junior Olympic Time Standards Fri, June 22
Junior Olympics.  Oxford, Oh. July 19-22. Ages 14 & Under with qualifying times. Mon, July 9
Sectionals.  Cleveland, Oh. July 19-22 Any ages with qualifying times. Sun July 1
Beckett Ridge Invite.  West Chester, Oh. Sat July 21 Red 3, Red 4 Sun July 1


Quote:  "Leadership is influence, nothing more nothing less." - John Maxwell

**If you have any great swimming or generally motivational quotes, please forward to Coach Ryan!  Always looking for more...