safe and happy Independence Day holiday!
Georgia Swimming has a number of standing committees. Over the next
few weeks, we will be taking a look into the different committees
and what their roles and responsibilities are. In this week's
Teaching Tuesday, we are reviewing the Technical Planning Committee.
Safe Sport Impact Award
The purpose of the Safe Sport Impact Award is to recognize
significant achievements by an individual or group who has
contributed to the fulfillment of the Safe Sport Committee mission
to safeguard all members of USA Swimming from sexual,
psychological, emotional and physical abuse. Nominations are being
accepted until the end of July. The nomination form may be found here.
Tidal Wave Swimming's Stella Newton in the News
Recently, Tidal Wave swimmer Stella Newton shared her story
with CBS46 on why she is raising money for Swim Across America. You may see her story here.
CAD End of Season Meet Canceled
Due to low participation numbers, the CAD End of Season meet has
Open Water Opportunities
If you are interested in serving on the Open Water Committee to
help increase knowledge and opportunities surrounding open water
swimming in the LSC, please email Denny Ryther. Also, take a few minutes to view
the 2018 Georgia Open Water Zone Team Highlight
Junior Athlete Representative Application & Election
Applications are now available for rising Juniors interested in
serving as the next Junior Athlete Representative. The role of the
Athlete Representative is to serve as the liaison between the LSC
club athlete members and the Board of Directors and House of
Delegates. The election for the next Junior Athlete
Representative will be held at Long Course Senior State in
July. More information here.
Timers Needed for Age Group State
There are volunteer timing slots available for Age Group State
Championship during the Sunday afternoon and finals
sessions. Volunteers will receive a shirt and any volunteer
credit hours, if needed. This is a great opportunity for senior
athletes to volunteer and support the younger swimmers in the LSC!
Those interested should contact Hugh Convery at email@example.com.
Zone Team Application Available
Apply Here for the Team Georgia trip to
Midland, TX for the 2018 Southern Zone Age Group Championships.
Teaching Tuesday: Technical Planning
Teaching Tuesday: Engaging Members in Safe Sport
Junior Athlete Representative Application &
Teaching Tuesday: COPPA Policy