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Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, North Shore Swim Club is attending the GTSA Spring Championship in Tampa, Florida! Below is all the information that you need. Meet: Greater Tampa Swim Association Spring Championship 2021 Dates: Friday, April 9- Monday, April 12, 2021. Where: Bobby Hicks Pool. 4120 W Mango Ave, Tampa, FL 33616 What: This is a championship level, trials and finals meet. There are no qualifying times, but we will be shaving, tapering, and wearing tech suits. Swimmers will be expected to meet requirements to attend this meet. Who: 13 and over...

Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, With one week remaining in the Fall season, we have to make some adjustments to our practice schedule. We have been fortunate for the previous 15 weeks, so I hope everyone is grateful that we can continue to practice and finish the season. We have exhausted every option but safety protocols and restrictions are driving the schedule with HS swim teams beginning. This schedule is only for December 14-19, 2020. No one is changing days, but practice duration is shorter. Coaches believe it is fine, as the Green...

Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, Gordon College Practice times will be slightly changing with the upcoming High School season actually happening. This time of year is always a little crazy, but with Covid, schedules everywhere are adjusting rapidly. We have been fortunate to have 3 months of stability. M/W/F practice times are beginning at 5:30 immediately Friday, 12/4/20. Please note the following schedule for the remainder of the month, as of 12/3/2020: Thursday 12/3/20: Green/Blue: 6:30-8:00PM, White: 6:30-7:15 PM or 7:15 -8:00 PM Friday 12/4/20: Blue 5:30-7:00 PM, White: 5:30-6:15 or 6:15-7:00 PM...

Mathew O'Brien

Join us for our 2020 Holiday Toy Drive! Every year Coach Missy holds a Toy Drive for Cor Unum. Cor Unum is a meal center for the less fortunate in Lawrence, MA. This year we offered to help her bring a smile to these children’s faces! Below you will find all the information you need to participate! Type of toys – New and unwrapped toys that are NOT battery operated or that are a choking hazard. Mainly for children under the age 10 and for both boys and girls. When?...

Mathew O'Brien

North Shore Swim Club hosted and competed at the annual Turkey Classic meet at the Boston Sports Institute in Wellesley over the weekend. The three day meet was split into 11 different sessions in order to meet the Covid-19 safety guidelines and provided a safe, competitive environment for all athletes. The 110 NSSC swimmers raced extremely well, earning numerous personal best times and many new qualifying times for championship meets. The meet was a celebration in believing in their training for the past 12 weeks, overcoming external factors and believing...

Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, Due to social distancing guidelines and restricted numbers, parents and friends can not be at the pool for the meet. To be able to watch, we have setup to stream the meet sessions. Below are the links each day, please share! During this challenging fall season, we are asking that everyone approach this meet as a celebration of accomplishment! Although we are excited to see great times, just competing at a high level meet is wonderful! Friday: https://youtu.be/UjSoXEMc5sY Saturday: https://youtu.be/v5hW79XDJpA Sunday: https://youtu.be/OQ5C8jPuAd4 Tony Padvaiskas

Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, There have been a few changes made to the arrival/warm-up/start times for the Turkey Classic Meet this weekend (11/2020) at Boston Sports Institute. Below you will find the changes highlighted in yellow. It is also posted on the meet page on the website. Swimmers will be expected to stay for their entire session to help time and count for each other. There will be no locker room access or deck changing, therefore swimmers must show up in their championship sutis Please remember there are no spectators or parents...

Mathew O'Brien

Hello NSSC swimmers and parents: Charles River Aquatics will be hosting a Fitter Faster Swim Clinic at the BSI in Wellesley and NSSC swimmers* are encouraged to attend (space may be limited). This Fitter Faster clinic emphasizes starts, turns and finishes and will be run by Elite Olympic clinicians! I have posted a registration link below and some details for you to review. This clinic will be during our team holiday break and will be an AWESOME opportunity for our NSSC swimmers to learn some new skills- from the best!!!...

Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, Here are some NSSC updates as of 11/10/20: 1. Financial Accounts: We have updated all accounts with swim meet entries through November, Winter Season in Full Tuition and Winter Season Payment 1 Tuition. Please review your account. Checks will be accepted through Monday, November 30, 2020. NSSC mailing address: NSSC P.O. Box 2032 Methuen, MA 01844 If you have any questions regarding your account, please email Program Director- Tony Padvaiskas: [email protected] Please remember the tuition check secures your spot for the Winter season. We will open remaining spots...

Mathew O'Brien

Hello Everyone, Here are a some updates for NSSC: 1-Yoga: NSSC has a certified Yoga instructor leading our Zoom dryland tomorrow morning! Shannon is incredible! Parents are more than welcome to join us during Dryland! 6:30 AM!! 2- Financials: All accounts are current and should be correct. We have billed the following to accounts: October 3/4 swim meet, October 16-18 swim meet, clothing and November 1 Fall payment # 3. Please make sure to review your account. Checks will be accepted until Saturday, October 31, 2020. You can mail or...