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Mary Ellen Tynan

The short course yard Top Ten Times have been updated! Please email the office with any issues!

Mary Ellen Tynan

The Eastern Zone Leader Board has been corrected! Our Maine representation on the leader board includes: Emma McDowell (KVY), Emily Kennard (KVY), Rowan Stewart (KVY), Grady Buck (BYB), Eli Burnham (KVY), Kimmy Stoddard (SEAL), Tommy Pritchard (SEAL), Ian Fournier (KVY), Mark Turmel (SEAL) and Gavin Monyok (BYB)!!! The Eastern Zone Leader Board has been after week 2! Eli Burnham (KVY) and Gavin Monyok (BYB) are on the Board! WE have five meets this weekend in Maine! Swim fast! Let's get more Maine representation!

Mary Ellen Tynan

Taylor Rogers and Mary Ellen Tynan have been selected for National Governance Committee Working Groups!! To the USA Swimming Community: We are pleased to announce that the three Governance Committee Working Groups have been finalized. These groups have been formed in order to comply with the updated USOPC Bylaws and the Ted Stevens Olympic and Amateur Sports Act, as amended by the Empowering Olympic and Amateur Athletes Act, and maintain our status as a national governing body, USA Swimming must make numerous bylaw, rule, policy, and operational changes over the...

Mary Ellen Tynan

The Maine Swimming Return to Competition Sanction Policy has been updated. All coaches, officials and Meet Directors should review.Please contact the office to see up an Affirmation form for your meet. The documents are found below: MESI Return to Competition (updated 2/28/2021) MESI Athlete COVID/Photography WAIVER (only complete once) MESI Non-Athlete COVID/Photography WAIVER (only complete once) MESI POSITIVE COVID TEST POLICY (updated linke to ROO) USA-S Return to Competition USA-S Virtual Meet Information Coach's Guide - How to Run a Virtual Meet UPDATED MEET TEMPLATE (updated 10/16/2020) MESI COVID Club...

Mary Ellen Tynan

January 17, 1924, The Augusta Y swam a dual meet against the Auburn Y, likely the first dual meet in Maine History between 2 separate teams and some sort of “state” meet was held in March of that year. We are coming on our 100th Anniversary Celebration!!

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From USA Swimming The Regional Diversity Select Camp (RDSC) has been canceled for 2021 and will now be replaced with the Regional Diversity Select Performance Workshop (RDSPW). The application criteria will remain consistent with the RDSC and will close on March 22nd. Selected applicants should expect a half-day of content that speaks to leadership and character/identity. Further details will be provided as they are finalized. Any athletes who are interested in this opportunity should visit our webpage: Swim Camps (usaswimming.org) to learn more and apply. If there are any questions...

MESI has Olympic Trials Qualifiers James Wells (LRSC) - 100 back

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The next swimmer in our #BlackHistoryMonth celebration is Anthony Nesty! Anthony was born in Trinidad in 1967. His family moved to Suriname when he was seven months old, and he started swimming at the age of 5. He trained and competed in Suriname and the Caribbean through the beginning of his teenage year - first representing Suriname (with his sister Pauline) at the 1983 Pan American Games. After placing 21st in the 100-meter butterfly at the 1984 Summer Olympics, Nesty began training at The Bolles School in Jacksonville, Florida -...

Mary Ellen Tynan

The original Auburn YMCA pool built 1922 aka TCST practice pool until recently. It is 20 yards complete with diving board!

Mary Ellen Tynan

2021 Rulebook Available Now USA Swimming will not be providing a hardcopy version of the 2021 USA Swimming rulebook this year to all non-athlete members. Those receiving a copy will be Current member clubs (one per club) Local Swimming Committees (one per each General Chair and permanent office) If you wish to purchase a copy you can at: https://www.swimoutlet.com/p/usa-swimming-2021-rulebook-8199351/ or down;oad from the Usa Swimming website.