November 19, 2012
Hello AAA Families!
We are proud to announce our Walnut Creek swim meet success!! Congrats to our swimmers who participated in the meet held over the weekend!
Junior I swimmer Cal Elizondo earned a new A time in the 25 Breaststroke; Junior II swimmer Ethan Sedar posted a New A time in the 200 IM, 200 Free, 100 Free & 50 Free; Senior I swimmers Anja Hendrikse-Liu & Laura Spielmen both made huge improvements, Anja dropped over three seconds in the 200 back and Laura dropped over 5 seconds in the 200 free; Senior II swimmer Belgutei Enkhbileg posted a new A time in the 50 free and a new JO time in the 200 back! Way to go AAA swimmers!!!
Our next swim meet is on December 15th & 16th please see the note below regarding registration for this meet.
Great news…the Senior Championships is now open to all swimmers age 13 & up! Swimmers in the Junior II group and above are encouraged to sign up!
11/22-24 No practice, Happy Thanksgiving!
11/30-12/2 Junior Olympic Championships, Morgan Hill
12/7-9 Senior Championships, Pleasant Hill
12/8 Pacific Swimming Diversity Clinic @ Albany Aquatic Center, info below.
12/8 No practice due to the clinic
12/15 & 16 SRVLA Swim Meet, San Ramon
12/15 No Saturday AM workout
Pacific Swimming Diversity Clinic, December 8th @Albany Aquatic Center
Pacific swimming will be hosting their annual diversity clinic at our home pool on Saturday, December 8th. Please note due to the clinic we will not hold Saturday morning workout. Attached is the clinic application, swimmers from underrepresented populations in USA swimming are encouraged to apply for the clinic. Clinic cost is $15 per swimmer.
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION, NOTE NEW QUALIFYING STANDARDS
Senior Championships, December 7-9th
The Senior Meet is now open for registration. All swimmers age 13 & Up should sign up for this meet! Swimmers 13 & up are considered automatically qualified for the meet, sign up today!!!
SRVLA Swim Meet, December 15 & 16th
Unfortunately the San Ramon Meet has already reached its capacity only two days after it opened. AAA is working with other teams to put on an alternate meet to give our swimmers an opportunity to qualify for the Zone 2 Championships. Stay tuned for details.
AAA Team Gear: NEWLY ARRIVED: Sweatshirts, Long Sleeve T-Shirts, T-Shirt, Team Latex Caps & Silicone Caps
New to our team gear offerings, long sleeve t-shirts and sweatshirts are now available for purchase. Feel free to email coach Helen if you’d like one.
Sweatshirts: $25 Adult S, M, L & XL
Long Sleeve T-shirts: $20 Adult S, M, L & XL
T-shirts: $15 Sizes: Child M, Adult S, M & L
AAA Silicone Caps: $10 each.
AAA Latex Caps: $5 each
Contact Coach Helen: firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanksgiving: No practice, November 22, 23 & 24th
Blue & Gold Groups: No practice, December 22-January 7th
Junior I & II, Senior I & II: No practice, December 22-January 1st
January 2-4th 9-11am,
Note: Saturday, January 5th morning practice is no longer available due to a Coaches Clinic our AAA coaches will be attending