May 10, 2019
May Flowers (After All Those Showers) Announcements
*NO Practices at Westminster on Saturday & Monday, May 25th & 27th!
The Pool is closed on Saturday & Monday for the Memorial Day Weekend Holiday! There will be morning practices at SOFLO for the Great White, Hammerhead 2 & Mako SHARKS on Saturday & Monday, please see the schedule posted on the website as we get closer to that date!
*CE Make-Up on Friday, May 17th!!
Angel & Leopard SHARKS will have a Make-up lesson on Friday, May 17th at 3:30, 4:00, 4:30, 5:00, 5:30 and 6:00 pm! You MUST sign up for the make-up lesson with Coach Shirley in the pool office!
Sand SHARKS may attend a make-up lesson on the opposite day of your regularly schedule lesson days!
*Summer FUNdamental Swim Camp and Swim School Registration is OPEN!!!
Our FUNdamental Swim Camp and Swim School programs will be in full operation soon and registration is NOW OPEN!!! Registration brochures are available in the pool office or going to aquakids.info! NEW online camp registration is also available!
***Current AquaKids families who are continuing during the summer and want to attend camp: You MUST turn in your registration form and payment (cash or check) to Coach Shirley in the pool office to receive the CE discount. Those registrations are due ASAP to secure your spot! Our camp is rapidly filling up, especially for weeks 2, 3, and 4!
*SUMMER TRAINING SCHEDULE:
All groups, with the exception of the Great White and Hammerhead 2 SHARKS, remain the same. GW and HH2 summer schedule will be announced shortly (with the main practice moving to the mornings for most of the summer!
Basking and Whale SHARKS (Adults): The mid-day practice will be only 12:00-1:00 pm during the weeks of summer camp, June 3 – August 9!
*SUMMER SHARK RACES SCHEDULE:
Friday, June 14th, Friday, July 26th, & Friday, August 16th (also includes our infamous family relay races)!
*Googles & Caps:
We now have a small supply of googles available for purchase in the pool office! They are $10 cash while the supply lasts. We still have AquaKids SHARKS bathing caps (latex & small supply of silicone) available in the office!
*Swimmer Equipment and the Equipment Shed:
The Equipment Shed is remaining relatively clean and organized, THANK YOU! Please remember, all equipment MUST be hung on a hook at the end of your practice. We are not responsible for equipment left at the pool or in the shed!
*GET TO KNOW YOUR SHARKS!
All our Continuing Education (“CE”) and Swim Team (AquaKids SHARKS) groups have SHARK names.
ANGEL SHARKS are Coach Kevin’s groups that operate in the shallow end of lane 6!
LEOPARD SHARKSare Coach Sara groups run in lane 6 at the flags in the shallow end!
SAND SHARKS are Coach Noah, Coach Hannah and Coach Louann’s groups who start from the starting block end of lane 6!
BULL SHARKS are Coach Noah and Coach Hannah’s groups that swim in Lane 1 (closet to the bleachers)!
AquaKids SHARKS SWIM TEAM (Part of the South Forida Aquatic Club):
BLUE SHARKS are Coach Issy’s groups who usually swim in Lane 2!
MAKO SHARKS are Coach Lou’ group who practice usually in Lanes 3, 4, & 5 (5:30-7:30)!
HAMMERHEAD SHARKS swim with Coach Issy in Lane 1, 3:30-5:00 PM!
HAMMERHEAD 2 SHARKS swim with Coach Lou and Coach Issy in Lanes 2 & 3, 3:30-5:30 PM!
GREAT WHITE SHARKS are Coach Lou’s group who practice M/T/TH 3:30-6:30 pm (pool & weight room); W 3:30-5:30 pm; Friday 3:30-5:00 pm and 5:00 -6:30 am on M/W/F on Saturday mornings as scheduled.
WHALE (& BASKING) SHARKS are the adult groups who practice MWF anytime between 5:00 & 7:00 am; MWF between 11:30 am to 1:30 pm; and most Saturday mornings, 7:00-8:00 am!
*THANK YOU for being a member of our program!
GO SOFLO SHARKS!!!