TUESDAY UPDATE 4/9/19

John Moseley
Apr 9, 2019

TUESDAY UPDATE 4/9/19

PRACTICE CHANGES

Senior Sharks started back to Tuesday/Thursday morning practice this morning.

Makos will start back with an optional Wednesday morning practice on Tomorrow, April 10.

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SUMMER PRACTICE SCHEDULE

The Summer Practice Schedule has been revised and posted to our website.

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SHARK FEST

We are proud to announce Shark Fest!!  Shark Fest will take place on Friday, May 10, 2019 from 4:00-7:00 PM at the Bentonville Community Center.  We would like all Sharks participate in this event.  All funds from this event will support the ongoing growth of our program.   Shark Fest will be a family fun event.  There will be a bounce house for kids to play in during and after the event.  We will be grilling hamburgers and hotdogs. 

Swimmers Challenge - We are asking swimmers to raise money to sponsor their swim challenge.  Each training group has a nonstop distance challenge, determined by the coaching staff to be developmentally appropriate.  The top earning swimmer will receive 4 passes to Climb Bentonville.  To sponsor a swimmer for Shark Fest, please go to our website, NorthwestArkansasAquatics.org and click the link at the top of the page.

  • Hammerheads – 500 Yards with Fins
  • Great Whites – 500 Yards
  • Tigers – 1500 Yards
  • Makos – 2500 Yards
  • Seniors – 4000 Yards

Coaches Challenge – The coaches will be ready to dive into the pool to support Shark Fest.  If swimmers raise $15,000 all coaches will swim a 100 IM, $20,000 all coaches will swim a 200 IM, $25,000 all coaches will swim a 400 IM.

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TRIVIOKIE

LET’S RAISE SOME MONEY WHILE TAKING A BITE OUT OF TRIVIA!

Prepare yourself for TRIVIOKIE!!

A night filled with trivia questions and Karaoke contests.... Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Shadow Valley Country Club 

  • 6:00 PM – Cocktails
  • 7:00 PM - Drinks, Appetizers and let the games begin!  

Tickets are $40 each or $50 at the door. Tickets will go on sale April 22nd. 

"SHARKS NEED WATER" campaign is designed to increase our coaching staff and develop more pool space for our swimmers! 

More information to follow....

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PARENT INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS

These meetings will cover everything associated with the long course season. 

  • Wednesday, April 17th - 6:15pm - Tiger Sharks, Makos, and Senior Sharks
  • Tuesday, April 23rd - 5:30pm - Hammerheads and Great Whites

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SENIOR VIDEOS

We have posted all Senior Videos to our YouTube Channel.   Take some time to check them out.

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AQUAHAWGS LONG COURSE OPENER

Registration is open for the AquaHawgs Long Course Opener.  The Meet Information is also posted on our website under the AquaHawgs Long Course Opener Page.   The deadline to register for this meet is Tuesday, April 16, 2019.

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TOUGH AS NAILS

The Tough as Nails Award Winners for the week of April 1, 2019…

  • Hammerheads – Max Berestneva
  • Great Whites – Ella Perry
  • Tigers – Will Davis
  • Walton Life – Lucy Newton
  • Makos – Kaitlin Waters
  • Senior Sharks – Hayley Pike

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NEXT BOARD MEETING

dOur next Board Meeting will be Tuesday, April 16 at 6:00 PM in the BCC Pool Party Room.