January 15, 2020
The Palencia pool will undergo resurfacing and other improvements starting January 20th. Practices will be held at the Solomon Calhoun pool during this time. This Friday, January 17th, will be the last practice at Palencia until repairs are completed. No practice on Saturday due the JaxParks meet. Starting on Monday, here is the practice schedule at the Solomon Calhoun pool for Palencia swimmers:
Monday - Friday
4-5:00 PM Age Group I
4:30 – 5:30 PM Winter Developmental (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
4:30* - 6:30 PM Calhoun Age Group and Palencia Age Group 2,3 & Seniors
* Coaches understand the commute may cause swimmers to arrive later than practice start. Practices will not extend past 6:30 PM. Facility will be closing at 6:30 PM so please don’t be late picking up swimmers.
8-10 AM Calhoun Age Group and Palencia Age Group 2,3, & Seniors
* February 8th -TBD
High School morning practices are being evaluated and an update will be sent soon.
Age Group swimmers should bring dryland gear and swim bag. Effective today, Palencia swimmers need to take their swim bag with them when leaving practices. The pool deck will be closed as of Monday and swim bags need to be removed. Also, there is not storage area at Solomon Calhoun for swim bags.
Solomon Calhoun pool address: 1300 Duval Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084
We appreciate everyone’s patience during these repairs and will update you as soon as practices resume at Palencia.