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Nick Munsell

All, To those of you who were able to attend the parent meeting, thank you. Below you will find a review of the information we discussed and the documents (links) we said we would send out. For those of you that were unable to attend you will find the presentation slides attached, please read through them as well as the highlights below. Communication - If you are receiving this email you are on our season email list, if there is someone in your family that did not receive this email...

Nick Munsell

SST families, We would like to welcome you to the Short Course 2022-23 season. We are looking forward to getting back in the water! Below you will find important links and information to get you started. Please review the information below and links. Practice Schedule Outline - This will be our default schedule, we will stick to this unless there is a conflict. With Boys polo moving back to the fall we are back to a very busy pool in the fall. It gets better after the first few weeks....

Nick Munsell

We wanted to send a note regarding some upcoming staffing changes/ additions coming soon. First, we regret to inform you that Coach Derick has made the decision to step down from his role as head coach of SST effective at the end of the Long Course season. He plans to make a change and pursue opportunities outside of coaching. On behalf of the SST staff we want to thank Derick for everything he has done since he started in 2019. We are grateful for all of his contributions, especially these...

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As part of USA swimming's ongoing initiatives to keep the sport of swimming safe, they will be holding regular webinars to help educate parent swimmers and coaches. You can find the dates and registration links below. We urge you to participate in one of these webinars. Your participation will help the SST achieve our safesport club recognition and help make our sport safe for everyone. You can also find additional information on USA swimming's website. SAFE SPORT TRAINING FOR PARENTS Tuesday, April 5 at 8:00 p.m. ET Register Here Wednesday,...

Nick Munsell

We have some questions about Prelim/ Finals (P/F) vs Timed Finals (T/F) events. P/F event are more common for older swimmers but younger swimmers do have P/F events at the state meet. In part this is why we developed the format of our Fall Classic meet to help the younger swimmers understand this kind of meet. The information below applies to the fall classic meet the number of swimmers advancing to finals will vary for other meets. Prelim/ Finals events - All swimmers who signed up for a particular event...

Nick Munsell

Attached you will find this week's Week Ahead. Please note the highlighted sections as they are changes to the outline schedule. Sunday 9/22 - Please note the changes in orange. Website/ Meet sign up demo - 9/24 6:00 pm, SHS media Center. Kit list & New Partnerships - Please find attached kit list by group. Swimmers should have their listed equipment for practice each day. If you need to order anything please choose Arena and order through our SST Swim outlet page. swimoutlet.com/saline Alternate entrance, home football games - On...

Nick Munsell

Attached you will find this week 's Week Ahead . Please note the highlighted sections as they are changes to the outline schedule. Sunday 9/22 - Please note the changes in orange. Gold - There was a typo for gold's land practice on 9/19 it should have been 5-5:45 pm Alternate entrance, home football games - On days when there are home f ootball games the building will be locked as early as 5:00 pm. The only entrance you will be able to use will be the doors located on...

Nick Munsell

It was nice to see everyone at the parent meeting last night. If you were unable to attend you can find a review elbow and the presentation here. Communication - Our primary form of communication will be through email. Most information can also be found on our website as well. In case of emergency we will also send out a push notification through the Ondeck app. I would recommend for best communication, it has many other benefits as well. search ondeck in your app store. Week Ahead - You will...

Nick Munsell

As you may have heard USA Swimming & Safe Sport are implementing the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP) effective June 23, 2019. This policy is something all USA swimming clubs will have to follow and will replace some of our previously published policies, most notably our electronic communication policy. Here's where your action is needed: Please read the attached MAAPP in full. This is one of the waivers you agreed to as part of your registration. the roll out we are required to get acknowledgement that each family read...

Nick Munsell

SST Families- Welcome back to the school year and short course season. We hope that you are finding a smooth transition back to fall and enjoyed your summer break. With our ever growing Saline Swim Team family, we are excited to announce a few changes to our staff this season. First, we want to congratulate our very own Johnny Young on a promotion to Co-12 and Under Director of the program. Johnny has been with SST for the past 4 years and has had tremendous impact in the growth of...