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Robert Foy Jan 23, 2019

The kodiak-kingfishers.com website has a new look.  Please go to the website and take a moment to explore the home page and menu items to find where things are that you are used to seeing on the previous site. Next, click the Sign in button at the top of the site, enter your info, and you will then see a new “backend” business side that houses all your tools and information for your account. The backend is designed to let you access most everything you need through the new side menu (on...

Robert Foy Jan 22, 2019

Hello Kingfisher families, Many thanks to all who came out to help with our meet this past weekend. Lots of personal best times! We need your help. The following Board positions will be vacant in May and we need to start shadowing now so that we have a smooth transition: KKF Board president: work with the rest of the KKF Board to maintain the non-profit status and keep the business end of the club running. Registrar: Register and track all incoming swimmers (team and lessons) online and update USA swimming...

Robert Foy Jan 21, 2019

Hello KKF Families, The KKF Board is aware that many of our families work for the federal government and are affected by the government shutdown. We would like to support these families by deferring dues and meet fees until the government re-opens. If you need assistance and would like to defer payments, please contact Nicole Carver (gasrad@gmail.com) and Robert Foy (foy.alaska@gmail.com or 907-942-0657) to make arrangements. For any other families in need of financial assistance, please remember that we have a scholarship program which is described in our handbook (see link below...

Robert Foy Jan 8, 2019

January Lessons for level 3 and 4 are now open for registration. Classes will run on Wednesday and Friday from January 9 - 30. There will be NO LESSONS ON Jan 18 due to a home swim meet. Click on the lessons tab on the home web page to register. The cost is $30 for 6 lessons. Level 3 W, F 4:30-5:15pm  Level 4 W, F 5:15-6:00pm Good swimming!

Robert Foy Jan 3, 2019

Happy New Year Kingfisher Families!  We hope you’ve had a wonderful holiday season.  Thank you to everyone who participated in our swim-a-thon on December 15th. The kids had fun, and I enjoyed the oppotunity to connect with many of you!   The next couple months will keep us busy, with both home and travel meets.  Our coaches are excited to get back to a normal practice schedule and see the swimmers we’ve missed while on break. The first meet on our calendar is Southcentral Sprint Championships, in Kenai, the weekend of January 11th.  This...

Robert Foy Dec 16, 2018

Swim-a-thon results  Congratulations 2018 Swim-a-thon participants!  Prizes will be awarded in January at our first home meet of the new year.  If you had donors pledge by the lap, please collect their pledge and return it to the pool office by next Friday December 21st. Thank you everyone for a fun event.  It truly was a team effort.  Enjoy the holiday break! Total laps Team Total      3080 Puffins             1023 Blues               736 Adv. Age          718 Seniors            603 Puffins Michaela Bradbury        75 Katya Foy                      102...

Robert Foy Dec 6, 2018

Dear Kodiak Kingfisher families, We hope you are all as excited about our first swim meet weekend as we are! This email is to remind you of the upcoming officials training taking place at the Kodiak Library, on Saturday, December 8, at 1:00 pm following the meet. Since we will be going directly over from the meet, Bob and I will spring for some of those giant subway sandwiches. Please bring something to share with the group: fruit, chips, cookies ect. Please bring your own water bottle. Let’s keep it...

Robert Foy Dec 4, 2018

Hello Kingfishers, Job sign-ups are open on the teamunify.com website   Please go online and sign up for the job(s) you would like. All time served counts toward your 10 service hours. Needed: Timers-no experience necessary Heat sheet copier-please be at the pool by 4:15 Officials and Officials in training Swim Meet: Friday-5:00pm Saturday-10:00am Thank you, Sharon Fish 942-1081 (text is best-please include your name in the text)

Robert Foy Nov 5, 2018

Hello Kingfishers, What:  Potluck / Parent Meeting When: This Saturday, November 10th  5:00 pm Where: Middle School Commons and Gym Please bring toys/equipment for swimmers to use in the gym while parents meet in the commons Who: All Kingfisher families Please attend - Information pertinent to all Kingfishers will be presented.  Thank you, Sharon Fish 

Robert Foy Nov 1, 2018

November Lessons for level 3 and 4 are now open for registration. Classes will run on Tuesday and Thursday from November 13 - 29. Click on the lessons tab on the home web page to register. Level 3 T, Th 4:30-5:15pm  Level 4 T, Th 5:30-6:10pm Good swimming!