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Mike Novell

The Staff would like to take a moment to recognize some individuals that have displayed "World Class Character" over the past few weeks. Gwen Campbell of Hammerhead group has taken a leadership role in helping her group understand new technique concepts. She has excelled at peer coaching and has delivered great feedback to her teammates to help them improve. Way to go! Kalen Hazlett has embraced a leadership role in Challenge. Kalen is always setting an example through his actions and is quick to help his teammates. Kalen leads a...

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST's 2019-2020 Scholastic All-American Athletes FAST is lucky enough to support some pretty smart and speedy swimmers!! We have four swimmers on FAST, the most on any Colorado swim team, who have earned their place on the USA Swimming 2019-2020 Scholastic All-American Roster. In order to qualify as a Scholastic All-American student-athletes must be in 9th-12th grade, maintain a 3.5 grade point average, and swum an individual time FASTER than the 2019 Winter Junior National standards. Congratulations to: Lucy Bell Mahala Erlandson Wylie Kruse Owen Watkins Keep up the hard...

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Character Recognition: Our FAST coaches would like to recognize our athletes for their excellent character in and out of the pool. These first few athletes have gone out of their way to reach out to other swimmers to help improve their day. Jake Rowe: Has shown great servant leadership in the High School group by teaching modules to athletes and has helped lead the group through practice. Julian Pallickara: Helped one of our new swimmers in Tigershark by reaching out to support and cheer him up after a difficult...

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Families, This Schedule will start Monday, September 21st. You may also refernce your swimmers' Practice Group Calendar for the most updated practice times and locations. Go FAST!

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Intrasquad Early August FAST hosted two Intrasquad swim meets, the first was for our 14 and over athletes, and the second for our 13 and under swimmers. These were the first meets FAST has hosted and/or attended since Age Group State back in February. Although the event list was limited and our normal routine looked much different than it ever has, our athletes were prepared to race!! Both meets offered 50s of each stroke and the 100IM... for most swimmers these are much shorter events than they are usually...

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Families, Below is the Practice Schedule for Fall 2020. As stated in our registration email High School, Discovery, Hammerhead, Fireball, and Nova will be spilt into A and B Groups. The distinction of A and B will be determined by you during 2020-2021 registration, that is now open. Go FAST!

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Families, Welcome back to EPIC!! We are so excited to be swimming at EPIC this week! Thank you to the City of Fort Collins for coming together with a plan that allows FAST to be back at our home pool. Thank you to our families and parents for being flexible with our schedule changes. And lastly thank you to Coach Mike for being the biggest and loudest advocate to getting us pool time anywhere and everywhere! All groups and cohorts of FAST will have opportunities throughout the week to...

Alexandra Jacobs

Collindale Summer Swim Team Summer Club Swimming: Collindale swim team is a neighborhood summer swim team that kids 18 and under may join. Collindale provides a positive experience for swimmers of all abilities by balancing hard work and focus with some summertime fun! About the Collindale Swim Team: At Collindale we prioritize culture and experience. There is more to summer swim team than just swimming back and forth. As our Collindale Swim Team families are welcomed on deck they will be forming connections with our staff, creating lasting friendships and...

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Families, The FAST staff has put together some opportunities for our team to stay connected via social media, specifically our Instagram @fastfortcollins. This will give our athletes the chance to support their teammates from home and stay connected as Fort Collins Area Swim Team! Here is what we have in store for Instagram: 1.Motivation Monday: For Motivation Monday we would like athletes to post a quote or picture on their Instagram that motivates them, and think will motivate others. The post needs to TAG @fastfortcollins AND include #FASTMotivationMonday. Once...

Alexandra Jacobs

FAST Families, First and foremost FAST wants our families to know that we greatly appreciate your support at this time. We are a non-profit organization and we rely on your support and participation to staff our team. That being said our staff is offering many resources at this time and are continuously trying to create opportunities for the for FAST to come together as a team as much as possible. We are hosting Dryland Sessions via Zoom for all groups. This is a chance for the swimmers and coaches to...