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Laura Matuszak

Hello GMA swimmers, parents and coaches! Congratulations to our GMA Athletes for kicking off the UVAC March Meets with such enthusiasm and positivity last weekend! We are THRILLED to see so much improvement and time dropped. What an amazing TEAM you are!! We can't wait to continue racing with heart, focus and GMA team spirit this weekend at the UVAC DIstance Meet, tomorrow 3/13/21! We continue our TEAM FOCUS this weekend and embrace the opportunity to race by putting in our BEST EFFORT in each event, by choosing POSITIVE ATTITUDES...

Laura Matuszak

Hello GMA swimmers, parents and coaches! How excited are WE that we get to RACE at The UVAC March Vermont Invitational Meet 1 this weekend? We are very grateful to the UVAC staff and swim team for all of their extra hard work. Thanks to their thoughtful sacrifices, we are able to compete this month. While swim meets look much different than we are used to, we are thrilled that our athletes have this chance to challenge themselves and have FUN through competition. Our focus as a TEAM this weekend...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA swimmers, parents and coaches, We hope you are enjoying a wonderful week of school break! The weather has been so beautiful for outdoor activities and the light is returning in the evening, which makes it even more fun to be outside and enjoy the natural beauty around us! We are so happy that we are able to continue swimming together over these winter months. We are seeing such growth and improvement in ALL of our GMA athletes and we look forward to celebrating our progress as a TEAM...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA parents, swimmers and coaches, We hope that you are enjoying a wonderful winter week as we approach the school break period. We are thrilled that we have been able to safely swim together in 2021 and we are looking ahead to more opportunities to train our goals, race fast and share our sport with the community! Here are a few GMA REMINDERS and TEAM TOPICS: Please note that all families have been invoiced for the February training fees. Payments will be processed to the credit cards and accounts...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA swimmers, parents and coaches, As we begin the month of February and enter our 12th month of our GMA Team in pandemic-mode, we want to take the time to THANK YOU for your tremendous commitment to our team and to our swimming family. Every week in the last year has involved new challenges for us and disruptions in your family lives. Time management, technology use, social connection and family time have been altered to keep our communities safe. THANK YOU for staying committed to this process and thank...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA swimmers, parents, and coaches, THANK YOU SO MUCH for your EXCELLENT effort at our USA Swimming Swim-A-Thon yesterday. We had over 80% of our team in attendance and everyone swam for one hour non-stop. From our youngest Regional athletes to our oldest graduating Senior, GMA swimmers showed up to support one another and to support our sport. In this special year, we completed our Swim-A-Thon in 2 different pools in 2 different counties in the State of Vermont. While we are without a home pool right now, our...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA Families, We are SO GRATEFUL to YOU for keeping our GMA team healthy and safe in 2021! Our GMA swimmers are beginnig our second month back in the water together following the second shut down of youth sports in the State of Vermont and we are SO HAPPY to be back in the water together! THANK YOU! We carry this gratitude into our first GMA fundraiser of 2021, our annual USA Swimming Swim-A-Thon event. It is time to get to work on our fundraising efforts for the GMA...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA swimmers, parents and coaches, We thank you for your patience and persistence as we transition back to our 2020-2021 short course season. We are excited to return to our published schedule. Here is our UPDATED GMA TEAM TRAINING SCHEDULE BEGINNING TOMORROW 1/12/21: Training Group Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Regional Group OFF Swimming 5:00-6:00 PM Delta Hotel OFF Zoom Dryland 6:00-7:00 PM OFF OFF Swimming 5:00-6:00 PM Delta Hotel Age Groups OFF Zoom Dryland 5:30 – 6:30 PM Zoom Dryland 5:30 – 6:30 PM Swimming 5:15-6:45...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA swimmers, parents and coaches, We are thrilled to announce that Governor Scott has authorized youth sports teams to resume youth sports training. Please be aware that we are expected to adhere to all State and local Covid-19 guidelines. We must continue to wear masks at all times when we are not swimming and all swimmers, parents and coaches must maintain at least 6 feet physical distance to the best of our ability. In addition, it is important to remember, during this time when Covid-19 cases and deaths remain...

Laura Matuszak

Dear GMA Families, We wish you the HAPPIEST of HOLIDAY seasons! We know that our athletes are looking forward to some time at home and free of their school obligations. This is a telling sign of how loving and supportive our GMA families are. What a blessing to come to the end of 2020, more certain than ever, of the strength and care of our GMA families. THANK YOU for filling this holiday season with your family spirit and joy! We are excited to share our GMA HOLIDAY CHALLENGE with...