WEST Weekly

Hello WEST Swamily,

I hope everyone is doing fantastic as we approach our transition to summer schedule next week on June 20th! Please take a moment to review your practice schedule by clicking here , and a PDF of our lane schedule is available as well.

Have questions on when the office will be open or when open swim is available? Never fear, as our Summer Pool Schedule is here! Click the link here to check it out!


Pasco Photos Available!

Our wonderful swim parent Mr. Marquardt had taken some amazing photos while at the Tri Cities Invite, and has made the photos available to swim parents for download. To download any of the photos (in full resolution) just click on the download link above the photo when they are browsing.  No need to order photos. Click the link here to browse the photos. Thanks for the photos!


June Jubilee Meet

The meet is posted online and for all 12 and unders and anyone not swimming at Seattle Open. It will be hosted at WEST Sat & Sun 6/30 - 7/01. Please remember to decline before the declaration deadline if you are not attending. For any questions, please direct them to your respective coach.


Summer Team 2018

Interested in giving your swimmer the swim team experience? Summer team is a fun way to get group lesson swimmers excited to join pre-comp/ other swim teams! This program gives families and swimmers an opportunity to experience competitive swimming in a safe, friendly, and exciting environment. It’s also great for high schoolers wanting to train in the off season! LIMITED SPACE is left so don't hesitate to check it out!  Click here to learn more or to register.


Last Day of PreComp: Tuesday, June 19th.

Always check our team practice schedule that is updated weekly here .


End of Season Team BBQ

Just a friendly reminder to all our year-round competitive team families that The End of the Year Banquet will be held at West Coast Aquatics on Friday, June 15th at ___6:30pm___ .  We will set up on the grass outside, and the pool will be open for swimmers too!


This is a potluck style banquet, please look below to find out what your family can contribute.  

Last Name Begins With:

A-D: Salad

E-K: Main Dish

L-Q: Side Dish

R-U: Main Dish

V-Z: Dessert/Fruit/Beverages


This is a time where swimmers will be recognized for their achievements and hard work.  Please reach out to your team mom to see if they are doing a group gift for the coach or individual gifts.


Please contact Janet Kim at if you have any questions or concerns.  


Practice Changes this Week:

Friday, June 15th

PreComp 2, Explorer, Disco, Challenge, Accelerate: NO PRACTICE

Senior & Senior Elite: 3:15 - 6:30 @WEST

Saturday, June 16th

Accelerate: 6:00 - 8:30am @WEST


Summer Swim Clinics:

WEST will be running Clinics at the end of summer for both team swimmers and summer team swimmers. Get a head start for the next season by sharpening your skills and practicing proper stroke techniques consistent with our elite club team. This is also a great way to prepare for our community meet in September! This will also be ideal for High School Swimmers who are getting ready to jump back into their season the following week. Clinics will be held August 13-17.


Seniors 2018 Recognition Board

Congrats to our graduating WEST seniors of 2018! We have a recognition board set up on deck that everyone can check out. If you or your swimmer wants a different photo than the one that is posted, please send them to Coach Tim at or give it to him in person.


Summer Move-Ups

Coach’s are sending out individual move up emails to swimmers this week. Swimmers that are moving up are welcome to begin training with their new group immediately and are expected to be fully transitioned into their new practice group by the start of summer schedule (June 20th.)


For any questions or concerns, please email or .



-WEST Coaching Staff