February 25, 2017
Practices for Feb 27 - Mar 4: Monday= SR (5:45-7:30a); JR-Plat-Gold (4-5); Bro-Silv (5-5:45). Tue & Wed= Regular schedules. Thursday= Only State Championship Swimmers (4-5p) & Seniors (6-7:30am). Fri-Sat= None. Break begins through March 19. Note: Senior Group now broken into 3 sub-groups (Taper 1, Taper 2, & Sectional Taper), I will text them as to their exact practice times for the week.
All Groups will be on "break" from Friday (3/3) through Sunday (3/19). Practices will resume March 20! Swimmers attending Sectionals (March 9-12) will have practices Monday-Wednesday (March 6-8).
B Champ Swimmers Qualifying for States (by Time or by "Pass (Top 2 places at B Champs)": Must log into website, click events, click SD State Meet. If not previously entered...must move swimmer from Undeclared to Declared. In Notes section list the event(s) swimmer made the time standard or if they placed top 2. For swimmers already entered into State Meet... log into site, go to events/State Meet. In Notes section list event(s) swimmer either made the standard or placed top 2. DEADLINE TO DO THIS IS 11:59PM, SUNDAY, FEBRUAR 26!!!
State Team Dinner: Monday, February 27 (6:00pm) at Pizza Ranch. We have a room reserved. Swimmers responsible for paying their dinner/drink. See Events section for further details.
Swim America (Session 6) will be March 28 - April 20. New Swimmer Registrations will begin on March 5 (7pm). Those currently in Session 5 will have exclusive registration period from February 28 (7pm) to March 5 (6:59pm). After that, registrations taken on first come basis. Registrations done on our website. Go to Swim America, log in, follow directions to register.
Brookings Termination/ Suspension Policy Change: The Board of Directors approved at the last Board Meeting a change in policy regarding those who decide to either Suspend their account or to Terminate their account. The new policy is for notifications to be done to the Treasurer & Head Coach by the 15th of the previous month (i.e. if Suspending/Terminating Account effective April 1...must notify by March 15). The notification period was previously 30-days prior. To do this...log into website, click Forms and then click/print either the Suspension or Termination form listed. This needs to be emailed to both the Treasurer & Head Coach by the 15th.
Best of Luck at B Champs & States!!!