THANKS TO ALL WHO JOINED
US AT THE KICK-OFF BBQ! It was great to see new &
familiar faces. And as always, if you have any questions about the
team operations or anything AquaJet related, grab a board member
and ask us a question – we’re here to help!
Long Course Practice
Chico Aqua Jet Swimmers who enjoy
a challenge have the opportunity to increase endurance and
stroke productivity at Long Course (LC) practice. Long course is
held in the 50M format to prepare for LCM swim meets and is
held at the McGlynn Pool (119 Sycamore Street in Red
Bluff), Mon-Thurs from 7:30-9:30am. Navy
Group, Pre-Senior and Senior Group swimmers are invited to attend.
Cost is $2 cash each practice or $25 for the
Need team apparel? Fleet Feet is the proud home of team merchandise
– they are located downtown at 241 Main Street. Pick up
t-shirts and other apparel AND cooooooling towels – which
will be super helpful in keeping your swimmer cooled down in the
predicted 100+ degree temps anticipated this weekend!
We have several local invitational
meets in addition to the larger competitive meets on our summer
schedule. Please refer to the following list and our calendar on
the CAJ website.
June 22-24 RAD Long Course
Trophy Meet: Redding Aquatic Center. No EZ-up set up
until Friday at 5pm. Swimmers: warm ups begin at 5:00pm on Friday
and 7:30am on Saturday & Sunday. Watch for timing sign-ups
on the CAJ website as soon as we have it.
June 22-24 Durham Dolphins
Invitational: Dwight Brinsom Swim Center (Durham
Pool). Swimmers: warm ups begin at 4:00pm on Friday and 8:00am on
Saturday & Sunday. Watch for timing sign-ups on the CAJ
website as soon as we have it.
June 29 – July 1
Woodland JOs or Bust (Long Course Meet): This last
chance meet is still open on Swim Connection and will be held at
Charles Brooks Community Pool in Woodland. The meet closes on 6/21.
This meet is designed for more experienced swimmers and those
shooting for JO qualifying times in a long course pool.
June 29 – July 1
Gridley Gator Swim Meet: This meet is open on Swim
Connection and will be held at the Gridley Community Pool. Meet
entry closes on 6/21. This meet is for ALL swimmers and is
BILL ROSE CLASSIC (LONG
COURSE JO’S): July 19-22 is open on Swim
Connection. If your swimmer has a qualifying time, book your hotel
room now, Roseville rooms often fill up early! Our group rate for
Courtyard Roseville (Taylor Road) is $149/night and is available
through 6/28. Reserve using this link: Book your group rate for Chico
Clinic: There is a FREE foam roller clinic at
Fleet Feet on June 25 with Jeremy Learner 6:00pm Bring your own
roller. Pre-Senior and Senior Swimmers are invited to attend
this free clinic! https://chicofamilychiropractor.com/about-chico-family-chiropractor/
CONGRATULATIONS!!! The end of
the school year brought many recognition ceremonies and
graduations. We know we have many CAJ swimmers doing incredible
things every day, but our 8th grade class is big and
many received awards in May. A special shout out goes to the
following swimmers who were recognized at school awards nights in
May (and told us about it): Leah Asnault, Maya English, Simon Fan,
Gabrielle Mino, Anna Geise, Elliott Hull, McKenna Winzenz, Ruby
Parrott, Ella Farris.
Have something special
you’d like shared with the team? We may not be able
to include everything, but let us know when you hear about a
swimmer or swim family who has gone over and beyond. We love
celebrating our swim family! Email Danielle (CAJ Secretary) at: email@example.com
- CAJ Team Photo Day – July
- NVAL Championships – July