May 17, 2019
Check out the highlights in this week's bulletin.
Go Silver Dolphins | Good luck to all of the swimmers in this weekend's Busbey Meet at Cleveland State University.
Personalized Team Caps | Order your swimmer(s) personalized caps today.
Practice Schedule | Click here to view the practice schedules with some changes to note.
May Madness | Thank you to all of the families who made the meet a success!
Upcoming Meets | Meet entry deadlines are fast approaching.
The Long Course season has started off strong with a lot of best times already! Keep up the great work and have fun this weekend competing this weekend. Let's Go Silver Dolphins!
Personalized Cap Orders
The summer schedules will be posted online next week.
Please note: Cleveland Skating Club will close for the summer starting May 23rd, and will reopen for the next season in August.
If you have questions, please contact the corresponding coach for the swim group/practice location. We will continue to update this schedule and point out any changes in the weekly bulletin but also post the updates in the schedule tab on LESD.org.
May Madness Meet
Thank you to all our Silver Dolphin families and coaches who made the May Madness Meet a success! We have over 250 swimmers and 21 teams represented at this meet.
We will be using the meet worker sign in to confirm all meet workers present at the meet and will use the team Service Policy for any families who did not fulfill the team service to be included in the upcoming monthly billing on 6/1.
LESD believes strongly in providing competitive opportunities for all swim groups. Our Coaching Staff carefully selects each meet on the team schedule based on the timing of training plans, competition, and opportunities for each level of swimmers.
Competition is a fun and critical component to your swimmer(s) development. Each registered member will receive emails for available meets that are best for your swimmer(s). Below are some of the upcoming deadlines for meet entries:
- This week - Holtrey Classic (LESD Hosted)
- May 29 - Avon Classic
- June 5 - TCAT Summer Invitational
- About specific events or meets - Contact your swimmer's primary coach.
- Meet entry deadlines or online entry process - Email our Meet Entry Chair, Sarah Tobin.
New to USA Swim Meets? Click here for helpful tips on what to expect with meets.
Dolphin Shout Outs
Happy birthday to the following Silver Dolphins
20th - Mac C., Sam D.
21st - Winston Y.
22nd - Abney W.
23rd - Julia J., Ingrid T.
24th - Olivia U.
Congratulations to our April Swimmers of the Month: Click here for our Swimmers of the Month
Camp Counselor Opportunity
Do you like working with kids, teaching the sport you love AND making some extra cash? Hawken Day Camp is looking for instructors for this summer. A big bonus is you will get your lifeguarding as part of the job! Contact Betsy Tietjen if you or your swimmer(s) are interested. Camp runs June 10-July 19, with no camp on July 4, and a mandatory orientation on June 8. Hours are 8:30 am - 4:15 pm at the lower school campus. Candidates should be in 9th grade or above, though 8th graders can get work experience as volunteers.