Newsletter - March 19, 2020



Elmbrook Swim Club – Newsletter – March 19, 2020 - Week 1



Elmbrook Swim Club Mission Statement:

Empower community members to achieve excellence in life through swimming.



Head Coach Brent Boock Introduces “EBSC Out Of The Pool V2”


The Elmbrook Staff is committed to keeping our Elmbrook athletes active during this unprecedented interruption in training. The Elmbrook Swim Club’s athletes are used to being active and engaged in their sport and this is understandably a challenging time for everyone. For mental, physical, and spiritual wellbeing Elmbrook athletes are encouraged to maintain a scheduled workout regimen. 


To this end the staff is committed to offering workout suggestions, sharing video information, articles, etc. with the membership.  Members must “Opt In” to receive these communications due to liability issues and are highly encouraged to do so – HERE. Please understand that any activities done at home are done at one’s own risk. 


Staff will be sharing ideas and suggestions to everyone who “opts in” not just their individual training groups, but everyone who “opts in”. We wish to share these ideas globally as we are still a TEAM through this time. A senior athlete may find it interesting what the suggestions are for the Novice group, a novice athlete may find a video shared by a Senior coach interesting. TEAM ALWAYS. 


Swimmers and members are encouraged to post “EBSC Out Of The Pool V2” photos and videos to the EBSC Facebook page. These will be shared by the club via our Instagram account and newsletter. We hope to build a “virtual” training environment where we can share and be a part of each other’s workouts and activities even though we are engaging separately. 


Staff will begin sharing thing s to those who “opt in” this afternoon. There will certainly be a learning curve as the staff, athletes, and members adjust. Your patience with this process is greatly appreciated. Hopefully we will have access to pools sooner rather than later. Please feel free to share your feedback with the staff. 


I know the strength and dedication our athletes are capable of and this period will be a time of opportunity and growth for all. EXCELLENCE IN LIFE THROUGH SWIMMING! 



Elmbrook Eats - Panera Ruby Isle


Wednesday, April 8 from 4:00-8:00pm

2095 North Calhoun Rd Brookfield


This is event is still offered for Rapid Pick Up and/or delivery orders!  Please use the code “PRFUND” when ordering online. 


Let’s make this Elmbrook Eats a huge success!  Please share the date and information with your family and friends.


Event flyer - HERE



Changes To The Calendar


April 4 Pizza Day - Postponed 

April 5 13 & Over Banquet - Postponed

April 25 SWAT Meet (N2, N1, T2, T1) - Cancelled

April 25-26 WEST Meet (S4, S3, S2, S1) - Cancelled

April 26 SHOR Meet (A2, A1) - Cancelled


Further explanation can be found in the March 17 message from EBSC Board President Pat Bergin - HERE.



Group Updates (Blogs)


Novice I & II Update – Margaret Lotzer– 224-567-9772, Kristen Malloy - 262-424-5411 -HERE

Age Group Transition I & II – Carissa Paasch– 414-530-4346 -HERE

Age Group I & II Update – Mike Rose- 262-352-9602 -HERE

Senior III & IV Update – Anthony Kolbus– 574-575-6833 -HERE

Senior I & II Update – Brent Boock– 262-617-4579 -HERE



Long Course Practice Schedules - HERE



EBSC Looks Back …





Senior 1 swimmer’s Michael Linnihan and Ido Korabelnikov have been teammates for a long time!  In August 2012, they competed in an open water event together and then took 1st and 2nd place in the 500 free at the 2013 12 & Under Short Course State Championships.


If you’d like to share a photo of your swimmer’s early days in the pool, please send them to Emily Wanezek at



Upcoming Events and Meets



Elmbrook Eats - Panera Ruby Isle

Wednesday, April 8 from 4:00-8:00pm

2095 North Calhoun Rd Brookfield

More Information - HERE



LFSC Daniel Jaekel Friendship Classic

Saturday, May 2 - Sunday, May 3

Pleasant Prairie Rec Plex

GROUP: A2, A1, S4, S3, S2, S1


AM - 13 & Over

PM - 12 & Under



Rocket Aquatics Spring Sprints

Saturday, May 2

Germantown High School

GROUP: N2, N1, T2, T1


AM - 9 & 10, 11 & 12

PM - 8 & Under



TYR Pro Swim Series - Indianapolis

Wednesday, May 6 - Saturday, May 9

Indianapolis, IN

GROUP: Qualifiers Only



WEST Spring Splash

Saturday, May 9

Waukesha South High School



AM - 11 & 12, 10 & Under

PM - 8 & Under



BDSC May Mania

Saturday, May 16 - Sunday, May 17

Pleasant Prairie Rec Plex

GROUP: T2, T1, A2, A1, S4, S3


AM - 13 & Over

PM - 12 & Under



SST Distance/Sprint

Saturday, May 16 - Sunday, May 17

Schroeder Aquatic Center



Sat AM - Distance

Sun AM - Sprint



Helpful Links

(most links in newsletter will require you to be logged into the EBSC webpage)


Practice Calendars –HERE

Meet Schedules -HERE

EBSC Documents/Policies -HERE

Member Directory –HERE

Elsmore Aquatics EBSC Team Store - HERE

EBSC Social Media –Facebook,Twitter,Instagram,Shutterfly

Newsletter Submissions – Emily Wanezek

View Account – Log into, Select “My Account”, “My Invoice Payment”

Account questions Contact EBSC Business Manager Debbie Catani

Coaching Staff Contacts -HERE



Thank You To Our Sponsors!













Christina Berger, North Shore Center, Elsmore Swim Shop, Kristin Westrick - Performance Coach, Race Orthodontics, Van Westen Orthodontics