Weekly News 1/8/2023

Paul Vowles

Week 19: 2022 – 2023 Velocity Short Course Season

Welcome to week 6 of the "Winter" portion of the short course season! We hope everyone had a very Happy New Years!

Schedule Updates

Click here to access the practice schedule, meet schedules, and our google calendar.​  We have a crazy week coming up with high school meets in both pools AND potential of 9+" of snow due on Tuesday, so please check your google calendars.

Please note any changes for your schedules.

Week of 1/8/23 - 1/14/23 - changes only are listed below:

  • Thursday (1/12) - Waconia Boys Home Meet @ Safari Island
    • Nov2 (South): Moved to Delano 630 - 730pm
    • AG1 (South): Moved to Delano 6 - 730pm
    • AG2 (South): Moved to Delano 6 - 8pm
    • SR1 and SR2 (South): Moved to Delano 730-9pm
  • All other practices as normally scheduled

Date Change for Swim-a-Thon

The Swim-a-Thon has been re-scheduled to President's Day Monday, February 20th @ Watertown. 

Please click here to set up your swimmer's personal donation page.

Upcoming Meet Schedules

Upcoming Meets (Click on the swim meet name for link to meet information):    
  • SFST January Invite 
    • Team Travel Meet - January 20-22
    • Sioux Falls, SD
    • Team hotel information (See below)

Sioux Falls Hotel Information

Velocity has secured blocks of rooms at two hotels right next door to each other (they are the same hotels as last year that share a parking lot – the Fairfield Inn & Suites and the Residence Inn. Please use the following booking link to make your reservation by December 20th.

Book Your Group/Corporate Rate | Marriott International

Here are the types of rooms we have reserved at each property:

I think that is everything! 

Coach Paul, Coach Carl, and Coach Linda

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