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Matthew Sprang

Information on the hotel block for the Turkey Claus meet at the University of Maryland Dec 4-6 is now posted on the event page. VERY IMPORTANT: This event is now locked and can only be viewed if you are logged into the website. This is done when we post hotel information so that the block is only visible to GPAC families. Please do not share the hotel block information with anyone outside of our team.

Matthew Sprang

GPAC Team Apparel Information GPAC TEAM CAPS: Each swimmer in our year-round program will receive 2 LATEX GPAC caps. Additional caps will be available for purchase at a later date. Silicone swim caps will also be available for purchase later in September. T-SHIRTS, SWEATSHIRTS, HATS, PARENT SHIRTS, AND OTHER GREAT GPAC APPAREL: Each team member will receive 1 GPAC team t-shirt (GOLD). We will also be providing t-shirts to all swimmers attending any of our December team meets and are planning another team shirt for March championship meets. All swimmers...

Matthew Sprang

Silicone team caps are available for $13 each. We also have additional latex team caps available for $7 each. Please use this order form for team swim caps: https://forms.gle/GPmHnuqUMfpwhqYM8 and the caps will be given to the swimmers at practices. The order form needs to be filled out to receive silicone team caps.

Regular GPAC swim caps (without personalization) are now available in both latex and silicone. Anytime you would like to oder caps, just complete the Google form below and submit. We will process your order, add the charges to your invoice, and deliver the caps to your swimmer at practice. Please be sure to order caps a few days before they are needed (i.e. NOT the day before a meet) to allow for order processing time. Latex GPAC caps: $8 each Silicone GPAC caps: $12 each https://forms.gle/d4xbXczKSpshrBWA6

Are you looking to sit close to the action at a swim meet? Do you want to find a way to watch your swimmer compete while sitting down? Are you in need of volunteer hours to meet your family requirements? We are in need of several people to train as computer operators. There are two computers which operate the timing system and collect event results at swim meets for each pool. These computers need to be manned at all times to ensure the swimmers get the proper times for their...

We need more certified USA Swimming officials! A swim meet, in order to take place, needs a certain amount of certified USA Swimming officials. Our meets always need more than the minimum as we are running two pool simultaneously. Becoming a certified official for USA Swimming is a bit different than for the local summer leagues. However, the Middle Atlantic Swimming Officials Committee has made the first step (attending the training class) even easier with the introduction of online classes! Please CLICK HERE to get more information as well as...

This past weekend at the Summer Junior Olympic Championships, five GPAC swimmers combined to establish 16 new team records! Additionally, the 13-14 Boys established a new team record in the 400 Free Relay. Lyndsey Warner (11-12 Girls): 50 Free Dolan Grisbaum (11-12 Boys): 200 Breast Sean Simms (11-12 Boys): 100 Free, 200 Free, 400 Free, 800 Free, 1500 Free, 100 Back, 200 Back, 200 IM, and 400 IM Jack Levari (13-14 Boys): 200 Fly Matt Murphy (13-14 Boys): 100 Breast, 200 Breast, 200 IM, 400 IM Congratulations to these swimmers...

Greeting from Omaha! Today marks the beginning of the United States Swimming Olympic Team Trials. This is the fastest swim meet in the world (yes, even faster than the Olympics)! Two swimmers from each event (along with 4-6 in the 100 and 200 freestyles for relays) will be named to the Olympic Team over the course of the next week. This year's Team is sure to be a mix of veterans with multiple Olympic Team selections under their belts to first timers and (as history has showed us) some significant...

Four new team records were established at the GPAC Spring Classic June 10-12. Sean Simms (11-12 Boys) 800 Free 1500 Free 400 IM Matt Murphy (13-14 Boys) 400 IM Congratulations to Sean and Matt!

Several new team records were set at the Middle Atlantic Junior Olympic Championship Meet held this past weekend in York, PA. Congratulations to the following swimmers: Sarah Kern (9-10 Girls 100 IM) Lyndsey Warner (11-12 Girls 50 Free) Abbey Miskiewicz (13-14 Girls 100 IM) Matt Murphy (13-14 Boys 100 IM) Sean Simms (11-12 Boys 500 Free, 1000 Free, 1650 Free*, and 400 IM) *Sean's time in the 1650 was also a new JO meet record 10 & Under Girls 200 Free Relay (Kern, McMurray, Lett, Morgan) 10 & Under Girls...