AGENDA 9.22.22

 

PARENT MEETING AGENDA

  • Welcome
  • Intro
  • Coaches Intro (Coaches Brendon, Tori, Owen)
  • Goals:
    • Safe Atmosphere
    • Grow
    • Structure
    • Bring back pride and history
    • Teach respect and other core values
    • All swimmers see improvement
  • Expectations (See attachment)
  • What’s New    
    • Website Design (easier to navigate, more information, work in progress)
    • Training (different types of drills, kicking, technique is paramount)
    • Structure
    • New competition (league?)
    • Changing to red (Back to history)
    • Goal setting with Black group.
  • Registration
    • Packets due by Oct 1. No change in fees this year.   Purchase silicone caps for 10 dollars (more info to come)
    • USA registration (SWIMS 3.0) New Swimmers please try now, returning swimmers have until Dec. 31.
    • Need all black to register and would like all white to as well. Red is suggested
  • Meet Schedule
    • Balanced schedule with new meets planned.  (Sorry so many Sundays)
    • Please show intent on the website ASAP
    • First YMCA meet will be Holyoke Oct 9 (2+ weeks away)
    • USA Swimmers need to sign up for Bluefish meet by Monday Sept 26!
    • Travel meets in January.  Need volunteer to start looking into team hotels.    
  • Apparel
    • Shirts/ Team Store
    • Jen Battles
  • Team Gear (See Handout)
    • Swim Outlet.com
    • Equipment needed
  • Parents Roles
    • Safe Sport Ambassador
    • Team Apparel (ordering team shirts etc.)   Jen Battle
    • Team Travel (setting up hotel blocks etc.)
    • Stroke and Turn Official Champion (helping other parents to become certified officials – we will eventually need 3-5 officials if we want to host meets) Stacy Nubile
    • Parent Bulletin Board (one by the water fountain) – Jen Battle
    • Swim Meet coordinator
  • Parents will need to be key players in hosting meets next Summer
  • Anti- Recruiting
  • Q & A