cannot be more thrilled to announce that SMST are
2018 SIERRA NEVADA
SWIMMING LONG COURSE CHAMPIONS!
This is the first time we've won the
meet in many years, and the first time a new team has won in about
5. The coaching staff could not be more proud of the energy,
effort, and pride that led to such a great team victory. It
was awesome to be apart of and we are so grateful to be involved
in such an incredible organization. Through the weekend, there
were a host of team records set, meet records bested, and lifetime
best swims posted. More information on each team/meet record
and other swims will be listed on the upcoming coaches newsletter
which will be released next week (Wednesday
8/1). Until then, we want to take a minute
and thank everyone who took part in supporting our swimmers
First, we would like to thank the
Officials from our team:,Atul Walimbe, Ivan Herrera, Steve Jimenez,
Shane Calkins, and Donna Hubbard. These officials worked each
of the 4 days of prelims and then Atul and Ivan working finals as
well each day.
Thank you Kristen Yule for bringing
the tents and setting up a great team area and breaking it down at
the end of the weekend. We could not have had a better team
area as a place for engagment and connection for our
Finally, thank you to everyone
who signed up for our assigned chairs for prelims, some families
doing 4 or 5 shifts to help cover! In addition, many of those
same parents then volunteered during finals which is not
We could not be more grateful.
We could not be more proud. And we could not be more excited
to ride this wave into the Fall season. Again, more detials
regarding records and specifc swims will be in the upcoming coaches
newsletter. Please keep an eye out next week and let us know
if you have any questions.
Until then, just keep swimming!
We have a big meets coming up - get ready to follow the
action from Junior Nationals, Senior Zones, and Age group zones on