November 17, 2008
BLUE ASH INVITATIONAL
Several of our groups will be attending the Blue Ash Invitational this coming weekend. Warmups for those competing Saturday and Sunday afternoon are: 12:20-12:35. For those older swimmers competing on Sunday morning, your warm-ups are: 7:25-7:50am. As always, please arrive 15 minutes prior to your warmup session. The gym will be available for seating. The timeline for Saturday afternoon is: 1:00 meet start/ 5:00pm meet finish. For Sunday morning: 8:00am meet start/11:00am meet finish. Sunday afternoon: 1:00pm meet start/ 4:30pm meet finish. These are of course rough estimates. All time lines, psych sheets, etc are available on our website under the EVENTS section/Blue Ash Invitational. Address of Blue Ash YMCA: 5000 YMCA Drive, Cinti, 45242.
Please note that the Jr. Cuda group and CCY group will still have Sat. practice as scheduled for those not attending this meet.
THANKSGIVING SCHEDULE (all groups off for Thanksgiving Day)
The only changes to our regular practice schedule submitted to the swim team office involve the following groups:
RED II: Wednesday practices: AM = 8-10am / PM = normal time
Friday practices AM = 8-11am / PM = normal time
WHITE II: Wednesday practice: 8-10:30am (no dryland)
Friday practice: 8:30-11am (no dryland)
CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
The Christmas Holiday schedule is now on our website. Please check under the PROGRAMS link at the top of the front page. Then click on Competitive Swimming.
The deadline to register on line for the Nashville Invitational is TODAY, Nov 18th!
The deadline to register on line for the December MAST Invitational is Nov. 24th.
The deadline to register on line for the January Carmel Invitational is Dec. 1st.
The deadline to register on line for the January Clipper Invitational is Dec. 12th.
Please check with your coach if you have questions regarding these meets.
WHITE II PIZZA PARTY
Coach Keith will be hosting a pizza party this Friday, Nov. 21st starting at 6:30pm.
The girls will be serving the boys their pizza based on the tally results from the Larry Lyons Meet. (Watch out boys, the girls are gunning for you in Nashville) J
NASHVILLE CHECKS DUE SOON
All swimmers attending the Nashville Meet in December are required to send in their cash or checks (Payable to M.E. Lyons YMCA) by December 1st.
THANK YOU TO PAUL MCDONALD
We’d like to thank Paul McDonald for all his hours spent photographing our swimmers at the Larry Lyons Invitational. Please check out his website:www.avantrisphotography.com. You may order photos via this site.
KASTAWAY SWIMWEAR/ABLY SPIRITWEAR
Kastaway swimwear will be in the dome this Thursday, Nov. 20th from 5-7:00pm. Also, Nancy Haynes is heading up our new spiritwear group. There will be samples of what is available to purchase at the Kastaways table. These will make great holiday gifts!