Bluewave Update

Reminder! There will be no swim practice for the Blue Wave Swim Team August 13th - 17th.


The Pro Shop has new Royal Blue Team shirts available for purchase for $10. We are also selling more "Captain America" shirts for $12.


We will start our 2013 registration this year on September 1st . @ALL of our swimmers must be re-registered for the upcoming year by December 1st, 2012. Swimmers who joined the team from April to early July should re-register on September 1st.


Volunteer Hours are due by August 31st.@ Per our registration packet, each family’s volunteer commitment is 10 hours annually.@ If not, we ask you support our team by paying "$20 per unworked hours".@ Please stop by the swim office and check your family’s volunteer hours before the end of the month (it is in a light blue binder to the right).


The Special Olympics is coming back to BSAC on Saturday August 25, 2012.@ We are looking for 15 volunteers to help at the meet (timing, starting, handing out lunches, etc.).@ @Please reply to this email and let me know if you can volunteer.@ I will confirm set-up times, meeting area, etc. closer to the date…I will take names on a first come basis.


Some swimmers have also asked if we they could sponsor an athlete that day by making signs, assisting, cheering for them, etc. I have asked for a list of athlete’s first names from our TRIDENT program.@ If you are interested in helping coordinate this activity with our Blue Wave swimmer’s before/after practice, please let me know at


Athletes needing after school transportation should contact Rachel Garbaj with the after school program. The service will be $15 per week. Space is limited, so reserve your spot as soon as possible.


Our swim Banquet planning committee will be meeting soon!@ We are looking for a facility (possibly somewhere that could cater as well) to host this event at a reasonable fee.@ If you have any contacts for us and/or if you would like to help with this event, please email


The Splash and Dash event is coming up on September 9th, and it should be a very fun. It will be a run and a swim event. It’s a first time event and we would like to have a strong Bluewave participation.