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Jim McGinnis

2020 Amberton Fall/Winter Training Schedule Monday – Friday 8:30 – 10:00 am Elite & MSHSS Virtual middle schoolers 8:30 – 10:15 am Select Virtual middle schoolers 1:45 – 2:45 pm GWS & EAG Virtual Elementary & HS 1:45 – 3:00 pm AAG Virtual Elementary & HS 1:45 – 3:15 pm Elite Virtual Elementary 3:40 – 4:35 pm GWS & EAG 3:40 – 4:45 pm AAG 4:50 – 6:40 pm AHS & SR1 6:50 – 8:15 pm Elite & MSHSS 6:50 – 8:30 pm Select (8:15 pm on Friday) Saturday 7:30...

Jim McGinnis

2020 Long Course (Summer) Event Schedule Date Event Location Type Eligble April 16-17 Amberton Tent Removal Amberton May 1-2 Bentwater Tent Removal Bentwater TBA Awards & Senior Recognition Northstar Church May 15-17 Atlanta Classic GA Tech P/F QT May 16 Classic LC Sprint Meet GATech TF Open May 30-31 Betsy Dunbar GA Tech TF Open *June 12-14 Sizzlln Summer Invite GA Tech P/F Open Stu Hixon Meet Mountain View P/F Open June 26-28 Huntsville Invite Huntsville, AL P/F Open July 10-12 Dynamo End of Season Dynamo P/F Open July 16-19...

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Age Group State Recap! What a fantastic weekend of swimming! Both Age Group State and JO Swimmers from Tidal Waves stepped up and lit up the Georgia Tech Aquatic Center like never before! Congratulations to 26 Tidal Wave swimmers that did so well over the weekend! Noah Smith led the way with 3 State Titles in the 50 Free (Team Record), 100 Free (Team Record) and 200 IM (Team Record). He added a 2nd place finish in the 100 Breast (Team Record), 200 Breast (Team Record), and 200 IM (Team...

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Tidal Wave swimmers competed in the GHSA State Championships at GA Tech and our 10 & unders swam in the Super B meet at Mountain View over the weekend, with much success. Swimmers accomplished a new state title, three team records, a new state qualifier, and 10 new Tidal Wave All-time top 10 times! Connor Haigh continued his strong season winning the 7A state title in the 100 breaststroke!!! His time of 55.17 bested his own team record by over a second and a half! Connor found himself on the...

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The Tidal Wave 14 & under state team grew by five swimmers with sizzling performances at the GA Open over the weekend. Christopher Voge, Kale Mullins, Alex Nguyen, Kayla Wright, and Jarrett Watkins each punched a ticket to the state meet. Time and again our swimmers picked up new cuts, making the forthcoming state meet one to highly anticipate! Additionally, Gracie Byerly and Noah Smith continued their assault on the Tidal Wave All-time Top 10 lists. In fact, Noah bested the team record in the 13-14 boys 100 breast!!! Following...

Jim McGinnis

Tidal Wave swimmers were busy over the last two weekends. Our swimmers competed in three meets: The US Open, SC Senior States, and the TWS Invite. We had some great performances from swimmers of all ages. Connor Haigh led the team with three new team records (senior 100 breast, 200 breast, and 200 IM). Camryn Lewis added a new team record as well, bettering her own senior 100 free. Over the two weekends, along with the four team records, nine Tidal Wave swimmers established 31 new TWS All-time top 10...

Jim McGinnis

Better than 100 Tidal Wave swimmers competed at the IMX invite over the weekend. Our swimmers looked great! Time and again, swimmers had significant time drops, and royal blue caps led heats. Great job Tidal Wave! Four team members achieved Tidal Wave All-Time Top 10 times. Following is a list of those swims: 8 & Under: Nikolay Chernev: 200 free - 2nd (2:52.40), 100 back - 7th (1:38.80), 100 IM - 10th (1:35.94); 13-14: Allie Byerly: 100 free - 9th (55.25), 200 IM - 10th (2:16.87); Noah Smith: 50 free...