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Patrick Norman

We are thrilled to announce Ad Astra Area Aquatics is a USA Swimming Safe Sport Recognized club once again! This is an exciting time for our team and we want to continue to be a leader in our community to provide a healthy and positive environment, free from abuse for our athletes. The process to renew and become recognized was not easy but we truly believe it is our responsibility to provide the best environment for our athletes, coaches, and parents. Thank you to everyone who helped us accomplish this,...

Patrick Norman

Congrats to our 2020-2021 IMX Participants - https://www.teamunify.com/team/mvaaa/page/record-swims/imx-scores

Patrick Norman

Three Week Update - AAAA taking giant leaps forward Some of our top swimmers have been very busy rocking out best times and tremendous performances over the past 3 weeks. Here’s a recap of our awesome end to March. Sectionals (LCM) - March 11-15, Jenks, OK Team Results: 10th Place in the girls side (27 scoring teams) 14th Place Overall (36 scoring teams) Rebecca Pickert - Distance Award Champion for top total of 400, 800, 1500 and 400IM Ian Blake 100BR (18th), Open Team Record 1:09.56 Payton Krug 200BR (17th)...

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Nine swimmers completed all of the workouts of our Distance Challenge week. These girls earned their custom t-shirts, handed out each season. Way to go ladies! #AAAATOUGH ����

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Elkhorn, NE Ad Astra had 7 athletes travel to the annual All-Star meet this past weekend. Here’s a recap of how they helped team MIssouri Valley score at the meet. Ellis Crisci 11-12 200med relay 7th Lena Hasiuk 200fr 7th, 500fr 6th Christian Koehn 13-14 400med relay 6th, 13-14 400fr relay 5th Halle McCullough 13-14 400med relay 6th, 13-14 100bk 8th, 13-14 400fr relay 6th Samantha Packard 13-14 400med relay 6th, 13-14 400fr relay 6th, 13-14 200im 8th, 13-14 500fr 6th Rebecca Pickert 11-12 200fr 4th, 11-12 200med relay 6th,...

IMMEDIATE RELEASE: (Monday, August 1, 2018) Team Contact: Patrick Norman ([email protected]/785-331-6940)   Ad Astra Area Aquatics Hosts Regional Championships; Team Takes First Place  [Lawrence, KS] – Ad Astra Area Aquatics hosted the Missouri Valley Swimming Championships this past weekend. The meet featured the best swimmers from Kansas and Missouri.   Ad Astra is no stranger to success at this meet.  They have placed in the top 5 each if the past 6 years. This year was no different. Ad Astra Area Aquatics placed 4th in the overall team point standings and 1st for...

Courtney Caldwell will sign with NC State on November 12th at 3:00pm at the Lawrence Freetstate Library.  Please join her in celebrate this wondrous accomplishment.

Congrats to the following athletes who achieved Top 20 Rankings after their first meet:   Alvena Walpole Claire Campbell Cierra Campbell Daniel Christie  Ainsley Krug Marian Frick   Swimming Rankings can be accessed through the USA Swimming website under the Times tab.  The Top 10 lists are located here.

  Karsyn Robertson was our Week 3 & 4 Winner for the Swim-A-Thon. The challenge was the Highest number of pledges and donations thus far (Not dependent on amount of money- just number of pledges and donations). Karsyn set a new team record of over 100 donations. The previous record was from 2011 with 60 donations. We are so proud of you Karsyn!  Karsyn will get an Autographed memorabilia from Olympic Swimmer of her choice!   Onto Week 5& 6...We have reached the half way point. This two week challenge is special:...