AQUAHAWG NEWSLETTER— May 15, 2019

Brian Hein
May 15, 2019

AQUAHAWG NEWSLETTER— May 15, 2019


SCHEDULE— 

Regular Practice Schedule Wednesday, May 15th & Thursday, May 16th. 

Friday, May 17th---    

  • NO AM Practice for Senior 1/2
  • 4:30-6:00pm for Senior 1, Senior 2, Wild 1
  • All other groups will follow their regular schedule. 

Saturday, May 18th-   

  • 7:30-9:30am for Senior 1, No dryland
  • 8:00-9:30am for Wild 1 and Wild 2, No dryland
  • All other groups will follow their regular schedule.

Sunday, May 19th  -     Regular Practice

Monday, May 20th – ​

  • Due to the Jenks Swim meet and upcoming finals, there will be No AM practice for Senior 1/2.
  • Regular PM Practices for all groups.

Tuesday, May 21 & Wednesday, May 22- Regular Practice for all groups. 

Thursday, May 23rd- Team Banquet! No practice for any groups. 


TEAM BANQUET–  The team banquet will be on Thursday, May 23rd from 6:00-8:00pm at the Jones Center.  The banquet is a time to celebrate the swimmers and all their hard work during the short-course season. We can’t wait to see you there!


WELCOME NEW SWIMMERS- We have had quite a few new swimmers/families join the team in the last few weeks.  Welcome to the Aquahawg Family!  We are so glad you are an Aquahawg!


Questions?- If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact your swimmer’s lead coach.  They will be more than happy to help!

Rookies & Hawgs:  Coach Dawson --dawson@aquahawgs.org

Wild 1 & Wild 2:  Coach Nick- nick@aquahawgs.org

Senior 1 & Senior 2:  Coach Brian- brian@aquahawgs.org


Need Swim Gear? -  Don’t forget that our Team Vender Swim Life is located just up the road in Bentonville.  They will be happy to help you order any swim gear you need.  Swim Life website


2019 ASI Long Course Championships Merchandise:   Merchandise for the 2019 ASI Long Course Championships Meet is available on the NWAA Sharks Spirit Shop.   Personalized Towels will be available for purchase until Saturday, June 1.  Non-personalized towels and stickers will be available for purchase after the June 1st Deadline.  Shirts will be available for purchase on the NWAA Sharks Spirit Shop in July.


UPCOMING MEETS–

2019 JTST Aloha Meet (May 17-19)— We have 45 swimmers competing in the Aloha Meet this weekend. This is an excellent turnout and the coaches are excited to see everyone swim.  The timeline, warmup assignments, and the psych sheet have been posted on the Meet Page.  Meet reminders from the host team:  They are encouraging all in attendance to wear a Hawaiian shirts or any Luau attire in honor of the late Dr. Sam Freas and 1500 requires swimmers to provide their own 2 times and their own counter. 

Warm-up Information:

Friday Session (all age groups): 

  • WARM-UPS 4:35 – 4:55 PM
  • MEET STARTS 5:15 PM

Saturday & Sunday AM (12 & Under): 

  • WARM-UPS 7:30 – 8:00 AM
  • MEET STARTS 8:20 AM

Saturday & Sunday PM (13 & Up):

  • WARM-UPS 1:40 – 2:00 PM
  • MEET STARTS 2:20 PM

NWAA Memorial Classic (June 7-9)-- This meet is hosted by NWAA.  It is open for all groups and is a good opportunity to swim in long course pool close to home!  Registration deadline is May 24th.