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Masters Weekly Announcements February 20, 2020
Masters Weekly Announcements Thursday, February 20, 2020

Masters Weekly Announcements
Thursday, February 20, 2019


1.   Oso Fit 5K and Fun Run 
2.   Nadadores Check-Off Challenge
3.   USMS Spring Nationals
4.   Meet Schedule
5.   Words from Coach Mark 






1.  OSO FIT 5K and Fun Run


Calling all Nadadores, Family, and Friends!!

The Oso Fit 5K run is fast approaching! Come out for a day of fun and pick a race for your pace! As a Partnered Non-Profit, the City of Mission Viejo is sponsoring back all pre-registration fees to a non-profit of your choice.

Pre-Registration closes on Friday, February 21st!
  • Go to
  • Hit the LARGE RED Button in the top Right Corner
  • ADD TO CART your race of choice
  • Select CART, fill in registration information
  • Select NADADORE FOUNDATION - SWIM under non-profits

The fun starts on Saturday, Feb. 29th from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Norman P. Murray Community Center in Mission Viejo. All ages are welcome.

PRE-REGISTRATION FEES  (all ages must register):

Adults (Ages 13+) - $25.00
Kids (6-12) - $15.00
Children's 1/2 & 1/4 Mile - $5.00

T-shirts reserved for pre-registered participants only. All participants must complete a waiver 

Thanks and Happy Running!



2.  Nadadores Check-Off Challenge

The Check-Off Challenge is an MVN event for swimmers to complete 18 pool events swim and an sanctioned open water during the 2020 calendar year.

It challenges all levels of swimmers. Swimmers who complete all the events will receive a special towel with the event logo.

Good Luck! 





3.     USMS Spring Nationals  -- 64 Days!!!


Competition days are April 23 to 26, 2020

Pool will be open for open for warm-up on Wednesday, April 22, from 2 to 7 p.m.


Northside ISD Swim Center
8400 N Loop 1604 W
San Antonio, Texas 78249


Meet Information


Qualifying Times  


Entry Deadlines and Surcharge                   
January 15 to March 2 11:59 p.m., Pacific Time $55*
March 3 to March 23 11:59 p.m., Pacific Time $65*


If you are planning on attending the meet, please let me know ASAP


TEAM NADADORES (swimmers who signed up so far)



Meet Age





Dolan LaMar



Moore Barnett











4.  Upcoming Swim Meets


Inaugural CTSM Masters SCY High School Format Challenge Swim Meet
Feb 23, 2020 (10:00 AM)  

On-Line Registration is OPEN  


2020 Caltech Pentathlon SCY Swim Meet
Mar 7, 2020 (09:00 AM)  

On-Line Registration is OPEN  


CVMM 7th Annual 2020 Matt Biondi Masters SCY Classic
Mar 22, 2020 (08:00 AM)  

On-Line Registration is OPEN


2020 Southwest Zone SCY Championships
May 16, 2020 (09:00 AM) - May 17, 2020  

On-Line Registration is OPEN    




6.  Words from Coach Mark


On Building Team Rapport

Everyone, swimmers and coaches, state that participation in this sport is one of the things in life that they like best.

You all want to improve your skills and to have positive and more productive practices the quickest way you can have a happier and more productive practices is to help one another.

Here are some "happy workout suggestions" to help you make this happen.

1. Think positive thought today- make someone else feel good too.

2. Ask the coach what you should do to make something better, and then really try.

3. Remind yourself that your coach is trying to reach your goals.

4. Give 100 percent focus and effort today.

5. Watch a teammate and compliment him or her on something done well.

6. If anyone is discouraged, try to cheer them up.

7. Remember upcoming events and important events, encourage swim meets to others!

8. Set a good example by approaching sets, drills, kicks with full focus and intensity.

9. Stand tall-be prepared and ready to go.

10. Come to practice with all the personal equipment you might need. 








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