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Swim-A-Thon & Fundraising Campaign – If you have visited the WTSC website recently, you may have noticed an addition to the front page. WTSC will soon be embarking on a multi-faceted fundraising campaign which includes an official USA Swimming Swim-A-Thon. Running concurrently to the Swim-A-Thon will be an outreach effort where we turn to WTSC and North Central alumni and the community at large to help us maintain our standard operations and offset lost meet revenue from the COVID-19 pandemic. We are excited to get started on these efforts and...

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Upcoming Meets – It has been a long time since our swimmers had an opportunity to race but the wait is almost over. We have secured two dual meet opportunities with more in the works, the first coming up on October 31, as WTSC will travel to Franklin Township HS for a meet with Flashes Aquatics. This meet is appropriate and encouraged for all WTSC swimmers, Seniors through Whitecaps. Signups are now open for this event with a deadline of October 28, and a meet schedule and order of events...

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Welcome Back – We hope you enjoyed a short break from the pool and are ready for another great season of WTSC swimming. We appreciate your support and are excited to see our swimmers – new and old – in the water again. While we continue to work with the Washington Township School Board and Administration to get back into the North Central pool, we have secured pool time at Lawrence Central HS (7300 E 56th Street; 46226) for our swimmers. We are grateful to the leaders of the Lawrence...

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Season Finish & Startup – This week will be our final week of practice for the extended summer season. Seniors will swim through Friday, September 11 at North Willow Farms and age groupers through Saturday, September 12 at the Riviera Club on the previously communicated schedule. This schedule is posted on the “Practice Schedule” tab of the club website. FYI, there will be no Zoom workouts this week. After this week we will take a short break and begin short course season on Monday, September 28 at either North Central...

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August & September Practice Information – As was communicated earlier this week, we will continue our practice arrangements at North Willow Farms and the Riviera Club for an additional three weeks, starting next week. Senior swimmers will practice Monday-Friday at North Willow from 6-7:30am. Our final day at North Willow will be Friday, September 11. The details for age group practice at Riviera have changed slightly from our previous arrangements. Please note the earlier practice time for weekday practices and that all practices are now open to swimmers in all...

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August Practice – Thank you for your understanding and flexibility as we continue to find pool time for our swimmers for the remainder of the summer season. Senior swimmers will practice Monday-Friday from 6-7:30am at the North Willow Farms neighborhood pool through August 21. Our age group swimmers will train at the Riviera Club through August 22 on the following schedule: Mondays & Wednesdays: Breakers & Tsunami – 7:15-8:45pm Tuesdays & Thursdays: Whitecaps – 7:15-8:15pm / Crest – 7:15-8:45pm Fridays: Whitecaps – 7:15-8:15pm / Breakers, Crest & Tsunami – 7:15-8:45pm...

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Thursday & Friday Practice – This coming Thursday and Friday will be our final two days of practice at North Central for the season and are also the first two days of school in Washington Township. Our swimmers will train on the following schedule for Thursday and Friday, but please note that this schedule is subject to change based on information provided by the MSDWT administration. Any changes to this schedule will be communicated ASAP. An updated practice schedule is available on the club website. Seniors: 6-7:30am Crest & Tsunami:...

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Congratulations – More good news from our college ranks. WTSC and North Central alum Peter LaBarge was recently named to the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America Scholar All-America team. This caps a remarkable freshman season at Tufts University as Peter was recognized by the CSCAA as a performance All-American in April. Congratulations Peter, WTSC is proud of you. Growing Champions – Here is a little something for our awesome WTSC parents. Since 2013, USA Swimming has partnered with Growing Champions for Life, a non-profit organization dedicated to...

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Monday Practice Canceled – There will be no practice on Monday for any WTSC training groups. Please enjoy your day off from the pool but swimmers are encouraged to participate in our Monday Zoom dryland workout (see below). North Central Mask Policy – We greatly appreciate the understanding and acceptance of the various precautions we have put in place for our practices in all locations since June 1. The one addition to the rules at our outdoor sites was the mask policy required for our return to North Central. We...

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North Central Practice – As was communicated earlier this week, we are returning to North Central next week for practice for all groups. This is great news and swimming in our home pool is a step in the direction of normal, but we are taking a conservative approach as public schools begin the process of re-opening their facilities. Our practice schedule as of next week will be as follows: Seniors – Monday-Friday @ 7-8:30am Tsunami – Monday-Thursday @ 4-5:30pm Crest – Monday-Thursday @ 5:45-7:15pm Breakers – Monday-Thursday @ 4-5:30pm Whitecaps...