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Stingrays-Important 2019 summer season info.

Just a few short weeks and our kiddos will be in the water!

If you have not already, please text  to 81010 and in the body of the text put @newmarkswi  (and hit send) to start receiving text alerts for the team. There is no “m” at the end. It is really @newmarkswi

Our summer swim season is fast approaching. Each day until the season starts, I will be sending an email with swim tips and facts learned over the years. Vital for our new families, great refresher for our seasoned families.

If you ever have a question, please do not hesitate to email, call or text me. Text is probably best! (816) 786-3921 or

Today is all about what, when and where. IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES:

Sunday June 2nd- Rookie Assistant Meeting-12:00-12:30PM NEW MARK BROOKINGS CLUBHOUSE. (Head Coach Hannah Palmeter will facilitate meeting and go over season expectations for our rookie assistants). If you cannot make this meeting, please email me so we can reschedule your meeting. This meeting is mandatory for new rookie assistants before your first practice.

Sunday June 2nd- Meet your New Mark Coaches and Board President-12:30-2:00PM NEW MARK BROOKING CLUBHOUSE. The coaches and I will be there to answer all of your questions about the season. I will have my computer there to show anyone and everyone how to sign up for a meet and how to sign up for jobs. Team Unify has lots of great info. It also keeps track of your swimmer’s stats! THIS IS OPEN HOUSE STYLE. No formal sit down meeting. DROP BY WHEN YOU WANT! 

Monday June 3rd First Day of Practice. Dates and times were sent out previously and can always be accessed in the news section at Please dress for dryland practice and expectations the first day.

Friday June 14th-Picture Day

June 17th-21st- Coach Appreciation Week

June 25th-Tye-Die Tuesday- (info to follow closer to event. We set up outside the pool so the kids can tye-die their items (shirts, towels etc.) after practice. There is a fee to tye-die each item.

June 27th & July 18th-Rookie Relays-our little stingrays get to showcase what they have learned for friends and family!

June 21st,28th & July 12th-Fun Swim Fridays-8:00-9:00AM. Great for all ages! We have donuts and give out weekly awards. Held at New Mark Brookings.

Tuesday July 18th-Banquet and Awards

If you did not pick up your team shirt at registration, I will have them at the clubhouse Sunday, June 2nd. After that they will be at the heat sheet table at home meets. This is also where you will pick up your spirit wear orders.

Looking forward to our best stingray season yet!

Kris Roberts,

On behalf of the New Mark Swim Team Board