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No Practice Monday 9/26, JCC closed for Rosh Hashanah No Practice Tuesday 9/27, JCC closed for Rosh Hashanah, optional practice at Allderdice for PA, US,NAT

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Leah Smith, a 2016 USA Swimming Olympian and JCC Sailfish Alumni, is one of three candidates for the Perseverance Award to be presented at the USA Swimming Foundation's Golden Goggle Awards ceremony November 21st, in New York City. The award is given to the athlete who came back from adversity, retirement, sickness, or injury to have an outstanding performance in 2021. Leah earned a Gold medal as part of the Women's 800 meter freestyle relay team and a Bronze medal in the 400 freestyle in this past Summer's World Championship...

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Sunday 9/25 is the The Great Race...which means Forbes Ave will be closed from 8:30-10AM. You should be able to drop off, but pick up on Darlington side. Do you not park in the garage or will get stuck. https://p3r.org/media/W1siZiIsIjIwMjEvMDkvMTYvN3M0M2c0azB3dF9HcmVhdFJhY2VfY291cnNlX21hcF8yMDIxX3VwZGF0ZS5wZGYiXV0/GreatRace_course-map_2021_update.pdf

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TIME TO ORDER YOUR SAILFISH APPAREL! https://stores.embroiderypgh.com/jcc_sailfish/shop/home

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As we start the 2022-2023 Season its time to check your equipment! Maybe you have outgrown your equipment, different equipment may be needed for your new group or your missing an item. Equipment List:https://www.teamunify.com/team/amjccs/controller/cms/admin/index?team=amjccs#/website-design B&R Pools has everything on the list including our team suit for swim meets. You can also stop in at their store or order online. I would call first for their hours 412-661-7665. (You can also order from other websites of your choice) B&R pools Link:https://bandrpools.com/swim-teams/jcc-sailfish/?_ga=2.246693892.1408316128.1661783001-814081414.1661340221 Please put your name or initials on equipment.

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National and US will have dryland Tuesday and Thursday and Sunday after practice

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As we start our 2022-2023 season our team needs more stroke and turn officials. Our current parent officials have swimmers that are either junior or seniors. We need to continue to have officials on the team to help with AMS (our district) and at our own meet we host in May. Donna Beyerl- AMS Official Chair, head official for our Sailfish Classic meet in May and her kids swam for the JCC Sailfish is reaching out to all teams to get more parents involved. You do not need any swimming...

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We finished our long course season with best times at Championship meets these past few days... Alex was at Age Group Zone Championships at Ithaca College Best time in the 50 butterfly 12th place in the 400 free relay and his split was a best time Best time in the 200 breaststroke 10th 200 medley relay and he split a best time in the 50 backstroke Our National swimmers competed at the University of Pittsburgh - Senior Zone Championships Liam placed 10th in the 200 fly with a best time...

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Alex (11-12 age group) is part of the AMS All-Star team in Ithaca NY this week and is achieving best times! Best time in the 200 backstroke 200 free relay 13th place and Alex had a best time split 400 Medley relay 11th place and Alex started out the race for the team with a best time in the 100 backstroke Our National Swimmers are at Senior Zone Championships at the University of Pittsburgh Cole achieved best times in the 200 IM and 100 breaststroke Amanda achieved best times in...

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Alex is headed to Ithaca College to compete in the Eastern Zone Age Group Championships August 3rd-6th. He will be part of a team of 44 swimmers from the AMS district and compete against 11 other zone teams in the Eastern Zone. Liam, Rena, Molly, Anna, Livvie, Amanda and Cole will be competing at the Long Course Senior Zone Championships at the University of Pittsburgh August 4th-7th. There will be teams competing from other districts within Eastern Zone Swimming. GOOD LUCK SAILFISH SWIMMERS!