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Amanda Warzecha

STARTING TOMORROW!! SENIOR GROUP: 7:00-8:30AM JUNIOR/AGE GROUP: 8:30-9:45AM

Amanda Warzecha

Due to the great amount of swimmers stating they will be gone tomorrow, there will be NO PRACTICE JULY 2nd FOR JUNIOR/AGE GROUPS Seniors will still have practice tomorrow. Reminder: There will be NO PRACTICE, FRIDAY, JULY 3rd for ALL GROUPS Starting Monday, July 6th practice times will change SENIOR GROUP: 7:00-8:30AM JUNIOR/AGE GROUP: 8:30-9:45AM

Amber & Brandon Eberhardt

Elks pool will be holding public swimming lesson in July. To accommodate for this,we must move our practices earlier in the morning. Starting Monday July 6th the new practice times will be: SENIOR group M-F 7:00-8:30 am AGE/JUNIOR group M-F 8:30-9:45 am Senior group will need to bring socks and athletic shoes to every practice for dry land workouts.

RRV Wahoo Board of Directors

Hello Wahoo Families, We hope your swimmers are enjoying being back in the water as much we are! During our forced hiatus, the Board has taken the opportunity to review our financial standing. As a result of state being cancelled, the loss of anticipated meet revenue of approximately $25,000 was a devastating hit to our finances. The Red River Valley Wahoos are a small nonprofit 501c7 which operates primarily through membership fees and tuition. Our primary business expenses include pool rental, coaches’ salaries, travel meet expenses, and team activities. We...

RRV Wahoo Board of Directors

Hi Everyone - just a quick followup to an email that was sent earlier.... when ordering equipment for your swimmer, if you use the team link, it will not only make finding what you need easier, it will give a portion of the sale to the team. Please use www.swimoutlet.com/wahoos. There is a category specifically setup already titled WAHOO RECOMMENDED GEAR. Also - a quick recommendation for those families who have not had kids swim/practice outsite - they will want MIRRORED goggles, not clear. They will thank you, especially when...

RRV Wahoo Board of Directors

WAHOO Families - we received some exciting news this week, with notice from the GF Park District that we will be able to utilize the Elks Pool this summer to return to the water. Yes we will be swimming outside, and we will likely be in the water early morning prior to the facility opening. As part of USA Swimming, there are multiple controls in place for returning to the water, and we are in the process of developing our phased plan to return. If you are interested in more...

RRV Wahoo Board of Directors

Hello Wahoo Families! While we are all feeling a little blue about not being able to get into the water until August, we are VERY excited about our upcoming summer workout challenge. Coach Walls and Coach Amanda have worked hard on coming up with a program to keep your swimmer in shape, while having some fun too. May 4th, we will be starting our Fish Out of Water Challenge! Every week there will be five workouts for your swimmer to complete. Each exercise is worth points, when you log your...