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Alex Baxter

We're proud to announce that the South Lake Aquatic Club will be taking over management of SwimAmerica Lesson program at the NTC! Effective October 1, 2020, the NTC SwimAmerica program, as well as private lessons and the SwimFit pre-competitive group, will operate under the South Lake Aquatic Club. We are excited to be able to continue to offer these swimming services and programs for our community. We are working diligently to make this transition as smooth as possible for all families involved in the lesson programs. The SwimAmerica program structure,...

Dear Lightning Swim Families, A short time ago, you received an email from the Orlando Health National Training Center regarding the future of NTC Aquatics. Effective September 1st, 2020, the NTCA will cease operations as it currently exists. Our swim team will continue on as its own entity called South Lake Aquatic Club and we will still call the pool at the National Training Center home. Coach Gibb and Coach Alex have put in many, many hours over the last few weeks to ensure that this transition will be as...

Hello, Lightning Swim Families! Here is our 2020-2021 school year practice schedule. 2020-21 School Year Practice Schedule We will switch to this new schedule on Monday, August 10th and will stay on this schedule until Memorial Day weekend 2021. We will continue to follow USA Swimming recommendations for social distancing in practices until further notice. For our younger swimmers in Silver group and Bronze group, this will continue to mean assigned lanes with two swimmers per lane and one swimmer at each end. For swimmers in our senior groups, and...

Hello SLAC Swim Families! We have some very exciting news! We are proud to announce that we will be getting back into swimming with a BANG by hosting TWO Fitter and Faster swim camps at the National Training Center! We’ve chosen these curriculums based on what will be most beneficial to our swimmers: August 8-9: IM Racing & Strategy Camp Day 1: Butterfly & Backstroke IM Racing Strategy, Underwater Dolphin Kicking, and Open Turns Day 2: Breast & Freestyle IM Racing Strategy, Breaststroke Pullouts, and IM Transitions November 28-29: High...

Hey, Lightning Swim families! Coach Gibb and Coach Alex have been very pleased with how everyone is handling our return to practice. We’re sure you’re all hoping to get back to racing soon. There are a lot of folks in the swimming world working on the question of how we do that, but in the meantime, we’ll keep training and preparing. Since we have to focus on training right now, we want to make our daily practices a bit more interesting and we want to incentivize everyone to stay on...

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