FOBY Freestyle 12/27/2018

Dear FOBY Swimmers & Families,


From the entire FOBY Coaching Staff, Have a Safe and Happy New Year!


*The next FOBY Freestyle newsletter will be on Wednesday 1/2*


Please see attached the pool & dryland practice schedule for Winter Break, Monday 12/24 - Tuesday 1/1. Our normal pool & dryland practice schedule will resume on Wednesday 1/2.


Our entries to the following meets have been submitted and accepted. Please review your entries online and email me or Brian with any changes/additions/removals by no later than the following dates:

MAY Winter Storm Invite – Tuesday, January 1st

RBY Strong Kids – Tuesday, January 8th


For YMCA Silver Championships , we have secured a room block for $99/night at the Courtyard Marriott Mount Laurel. There are 25 rooms available in the block, and all reservations must be completed by 1/26/19. A grab-n-go breakfast is included in this package. Please call the hotel and reference "FOBY Swim Team", or use the following link to book online. FOBY Swim Team


Speedo & The Sport Spot will be on site at the Freehold YMCA for a Tech Suit fitting on Saturday 1/26/19. All black tech suits purchased at the fitting will be 25% off the original price! Please remember that per the terms of our contract, all swimmers are required to be outfitted in Speedo suits and apparel at our championship meets. What are tech suits and who should have one? Please see the attached information. In order to best serve all of our swimmers, please arrive at the fitting during the designated time slot listed below:

1-2pm – Junior 4

2-3pm – Junior 3 & Senior 3

3-4pm – Senior 1 & Senior 2


Upcoming FOBY Events:

Monday 12/24 – Tuesday 1/1 – Winter Break Pool & Dryland Practice Schedule

Wednesday 1/2 – Normal Pool & Dryland Practice Schedule Resumes

Saturday 1/5 – Tri-Meet @ Ocean County YMCA


Upcoming FOBY Birthdays (12/27-1/2):

Chloe Buffalino – December 28th (15)

Noah Duguma – December 28th (14)

Kaitlin Balasaygun – December 30th (18)

Daniel Otten – December 31st (17)

Salman Joudar – January 1st (9)

Thomas Fulton – January 2nd (13)


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