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PST This Week 12/7/20

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This Week:

12/11-13 Camp 4 practices cancelled. Coach Colby is out of town and practices for Camp 4 are cancelled on Friday and Sunday.

Important Notes:

12/21 to 1/3 Winter Break: We will be on our winter break from Mon 12/21 to Sun 1/‘3. Camp 1&2 might have limited practice times (more to come soon). Everyone else will be on break.

 

Jan 2021 Next Round of Camps: We are currently working on the next round of camps and will announce details and how to register soon. 

 

Swimmer Survey:

Swimmers: please take this funding survey for PacSwim. Due to COVID-19, Pacific Swimming has had major cutbacks in funding. In order to decide which programs to spend our budget on and which to temporarily cut, we need athlete responses. 

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSckyjLEzTXuNDAEpMo72pkz2PuFZiFUFGNwMl8DUFx3p1LuAA/viewform?gxids=7628 

For questions, please reach out to me at [email protected]. Thank you for your time! 

Kate Aubrecht, PST Athlete Rep

 

PacSwim DEI Committee Silent Auction:

Pacific Swimming’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee is hosting a Silent Auction to support Diversity and Inclusion efforts within Pacific Swimming!

 

Pacific Swimming DEI works to lead the way in creating more diversity in the sport of swimming and to support athletes for whom swimming participation might otherwise be financially prohibitive. The primary objective of Pacific's Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Program is to increase multicultural, ethnic, and socioeconomic diversity and to foster an inclusive environment at all levels of the sport of competitive swimming. The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee develops and administers programs which are aimed at encouraging existing clubs and related organizations to expand opportunities to provide a competitive swimming experience to those individuals currently lacking such opportunities. We hope you will join our effort to uplift our mission and support our Pacific Swimming athletes and teams. 

All of the funds raised from this Silent Auction will directly support Pacific Swimming athletes and teams through team grants, meet or travel support, team dues subsidies, camps, and education events for swimmers and coaches!

 

Our goal is to raise $25,000. 

Please take a look at the auction website here:  https://www.32auctions.com/PacSwimDEI.

The auction opens December 7th and closes Saturday, December 12 at 9pm! 

The DEI Silent Auction has over 150 items. Some examples include: a 45 minute private swim lesson with Nathan Adrian, over 50 new tech suits and training suits, virtual cooking classes (with a professional chef!), professional underwater photo session (1 Hour), gift cards to restaurants, SwimOutlet, salons, and MUCH MORE!

We hope that you will check this out, and forward to any friends or family! 

Thank you for your support!

Any questions, please reach out to Kate Aubrecht ([email protected])

Next Week:


Team Store:

Visit our SwimOutlet store for discounted mizuno swimsuits, swim gear, mizuno shoes and limited non PST branded mizuno clothing. 

[ https://www.swimoutlet.com/piedmontswimteam1

Contact Coach Stefan for any gear questions. 


Marketplace:

A place to sell, exchange or give away swim items. Email submissions to [email protected] by Sunday night to be included in the weekly newsletter.

 

 Board News:

12/15 Next Board Meeting 7:30pm via Zoom! Any Questions? Please email any of the Board members with questions or concerns. 

 

Name

Position

Email

Swimmer(s)

Sarah Meyjes

President

[email protected]

Kate

Mary Lins

Vice President

[email protected]

Simon

Walter Stokes

Treasurer

[email protected]

Ryan

Ellie Judy

Secretary

[email protected]

Nathan

Amy Aubrecht

Meet Director

[email protected]

Kate

Laurel Spallone

Hospitality

[email protected]

Sophia

Isabella

Kate Arnold

SafeSport

[email protected]

Paige

Alison Montes

Coaches Liaison

[email protected]

Julia

 

Andreas Oesterer

Swim Meet Job Coordinator

[email protected]

Maddie

Josie

Viviane

Rosie Bell

New Member Liaison

[email protected]

Jack

Joseph

Stefan Bill

Service Hours Coordinator 

[email protected]