Weekly news post

About once a week, Jen Davies and I (coach Dave) meet to discuss information that should go out to the team. Here is the 9-11-17 news.

Hi All,

Your News:

USA Swimming registration

  • Please put it on your radar to re-register your swimmer now as to not get in a pickle in the beginning of 2018.
  • If you were a summer swimmer and registered over the summer most likely that was only for summer. You will need to register for 2018.
  • Registering now includes the remainder of 2017 and all of 2018.
  • Attached is a current CAST USA Swimming list with expiration dates.
  • Outreach:
    • Also Attached is the USA Swimming Outreach registration. Which is a reduced registration fee for those that qualify.
    • Click HERE to see the explanation and criteria for qualification.

On Deck Parent Meeting / Open Board Meeting Monday Sept 18th

  • 5:30-615
    • General Season information
      • Great for new parents, but all parents welcome.
  • 6:15- ??
    • Administrative information/Board meeting
      • New and old parents welcome

Freestyle Festival Sept 30th

  • Deadline to commit is Sept 20th
  • Event sheet is posted to event page for levels 3-5 HERE
    • Event sheet: defined
      • The event sheet prior to the commit deadline is intended to let the swimmers' know what events the coaches have in mind for them at that given meet. If no discussion occurs between coach and swimmer those events are what the swimmer will be entered in.
      • If a change in events is desired by the swimmer they must notify their coach prior to the commit deadline.

CAST Annual Banquet Sunday Oct 1st

  • Coach sent out an email today with banquet info and it is also posted to the CAST website HERE.
  • Hopefully all families can make it!
  • Coach Dave is starting to work on the banquet slide show. Please get any pictures or videos to him to be added to the show. ASAP is best so he isn't rushed in the days before the banquet.


That's all for now.

Jen Davies