Weekly Notes for September 26 - October 1

Practices for Sept. 26 - Oct. 1:  Regular Schedules for Monday through Thursday & Saturday.  Friday changes due to Homecoming= Platinum will be 4-5:30 and Gold will be 5:15-6:30; all other groups are the same as scheduled.   Notes: Gold & Platinum= no dryland this week;  SR's= optional AM's on Monday & Friday and No Dryland Wednesday PM.

Locker Room Closings:  Monday= BOY's Locker Room CLOSED...Girl's will be Walk Through (no chaning in Girls).   Thursday= GIRL's Locker Room CLOSED...Boy's will be Walk Through (no chaning in Boys).

Parent Group Meetings:  Juniors (Tuesday, 9/27, 7-7:30pm);  Seniors (Thursday, 9/29, 7-7:30pm).  In specator area.

Meet Commitment Deadlines:  October 8 Intrasquad Meet (just BSC swimmers) commitments due by October 4.  Information will be posted in Events the event for more info.  Warm-ups will be 8-8:30am for 11&Overs and 8:30-8:55am for 10&Unders.  9AM Meet start and should be done by 11am.  Excellent opportunity for new swimmers & parents to see how meets are operated.  To Commit Swimmers for this the Events Tab, Click the Meet, Click the Commit to this event tab; click Yes or No in the dropdown commitment list;  there is also an area where you can post notes/requests, such as we have to leave by 10am.

Social Acitivities Calendar:  Those registered earlier this past week should have received a Social Events Calendar for the October through December period.  If you didn't or you are new to the club...Click the Calendars tab at top of page;  there is a pdf of this calendar/schedule located below the Practice & Meet Schedule PDF's at the mid-top area (just above the actual calendars.  To commit your swimmer or parents to an activity you would follow the same process as you did in the Meet Commitment procedure.

Setting Up SMS!  Everyone is extremely urged to set up SMS Messaging for texting.  We will ONLY use this proccess for sudden announcements (sudden practice cancellations due to weather or school closings, etc.).  To Activate your SMS follow these procedures (this can also be found in the Team Unify Help & Training area):   1) Sign into your Team Unify website;  2) Click My Account in the side menu;  3) Fill in the Cell # in the SMS Field on that page;  4) Pick your Cell Carrier from the drop down list;  5) Click 'Save' in the upper right;  6) This will then send you a Verification Text code (some carriers may take a minute);  7) tap the text and you'll either receive a "Success" message or "Sorry that number is already been validated;  8) enter the 4 digit code fro mthe text in the Verification Code Field in your account and Click Verify;  9) Verified in Grean should appear above the SMS Number.   Parents can set up 2 different SMS Numbers to receive these messages.  For Setting up a Swimmer to Receive SMS Texting... 1) Click Member above your account;  2) Click the swimmer name;  3) Fill in the Cell # and Carrier as you did in setting up your SMS Account.  Swimmers can have 1 SMS number in their account.

Have a Great Week!