Weekly Update 07.09.18

Storm Weekly Update – 7.9.18

Practice Schedule Link



Today is the last day to sign up for this meet. We currently have 60+ attending and would love to see 75+ attend.  There are still some limited hotels in the area, so sign up and we’ll see you there!


State and Open Water:

Minnesota Swimming has finally sent out the meet files for these events.  You can sign up now for both. We can’t wait!


Storm Swim-A-Thon:

The time is near!  We’ll see you on Wednesday for a fun afternoon of swimming.  Thanks to everyone who has donated, we’ll call this a success!  It will take place this Wednesday, July 11th from 3-6. Participants are welcome to be there the whole time, but Jr’s will swim from 3:00 - 4:30, Age Group from 4:00 - 5:00 and Seniors will swim from 4:30 - 6:00. It’s not too late to raise some $$$ and come support our great club.


Meet Results:

Rochester Invite - July 6th-7th, 2018

Congrats to everyone who headed down to Rochester! It’s a tough weekend to stay focused, but we did awesome!  We’re waiting on meet results, but times have been loaded to SWIMS


Barracuda Invite - July 7th-8th, 2018

It was hot, but man we looked good (especially with our new tent!).  Congrats to everyone who attended! Let’s get ready for the Championship Season to get going.


Current Meets:

MAC Summer Finals - July 14th-15, 2018

We will post a timeline and program asap.  The host team has asked for help with timers, so if you’re interested in helping, please check in with a Tigershark representative when you arrive.  Good luck to everyone! Kick off Championship Season with a bang!


Upcoming Meets:

SAC Summer Finals - July 19th

Registration Deadline: July 9th

We’re heading to Hastings for the yearly SAC Champs!  Please read the meet info closely so you are aware of what events your child can swim.  This meet will be indoors (25 yard pool).


Speedo Sectionals - July 19th-22nd

Registration Deadline: 15th

Cuts are quick, but as always, we’re excited to head to this meet for some fast swimming!  If you are interested in this meet, please talk to Chuck or Phil to determine if this is a suitable meet.


MRC Championships - July 20th-23rd

Registration Deadline: July 9th

Meet registration is now posted and you can sign up and select events.  There are still some rooms in Austin, MN, so act quickly and you can avoid driving to Albert Lea (or home).


Minnesota State Meet - July 25th-29th

Registration Deadline: July 13th

This is it!  We’re excited to head to the U and see how we stack up against the best in the state!  The event file is now available.


Junior National Championships - July 31st - August 4th

Registration Deadline: July 29th

Think you’re fast?  This meet is where it’s at when it comes to the fastest 18&Under Swimming in the country.  The meet is in Irving, CA and for the 3-5 swimmers on our team that have or are close to cuts, we’d love to see you there!


14&Under Zones - August 2nd-5th

Registration Deadline: July 29th

If you are interested in attending this meet, you can sign up early or at the MN State Meet.  Signup is completed by MN Swimming, not Storm.


MN Open Water Champs - August 6th

Registration Deadline: July 24th

Meet info and the event file are now posted.  We sent a strong contingent of swimmers last year and hope to see many more again this year!


See you at the pool,

Your Coaching Staff