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Kenneth O'Reilly

Hello Scarlet-Wave Members: The season championship meets have been changing literally over the past week with NJ Swimming and I believe we finally have it nailed down. This is what I believe the rest of the season will look like (but with Covid you never know.....)..... Short-Course Meet Schedule 2021-2022-All Groups (subject to change) REVISED 1/20/22

Kenneth O'Reilly

Dear Scarlet / NJ Wave Family: If you've been involved with the team you know the Hilzen family and how much they have done for our team in the last 15-20 years. He has served on our Parent Board and been our Meet Director and has worked countless volunteer hours asking for nothing in return. Right now we need your help. One of our own parents, Glenn Hilzen is fighting a battle with Cancer. Our team rarely does fundraisers. However, one of Glenn's good friends started a Go Fund Me...

Kenneth O'Reilly

Dear Swimming Parents: Please be open-minded and read about the following 2 coaching concerns. I’ve been coaching swimming for 32 years and I’ve seen too many children negatively impacted by these 2 areas of concern: Comparisons with Other Swimmers: It’s ok to be competitive with your swimming peers, but the idea of competition is to “compete with” your peers to bring out the best in you. If you make comparisons between your child and others, you’re setting up your child to eventually burn out, feel discouraged, scared to compete, and...

Kenneth O'Reilly

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR US OPEN SWIMMERS: Steven Bendoraitis, Kate Hurst, Chloe Kim, Eric Lee, Richard Poplawski Several placed Top 16 in a number of Events: Richard 200 fly (14th), 200 Free (15th), 400 IM (13th), 200 IM (13th) Eric: 200 IM (10th), 400 IM (16th), 200 Back (10th) Chloe: 1500 Free (7th), 800 Free (13th) Kate: 1500 Free (9th) and 800 Free (16th) Steven: 1500 Free (13th) and 800 Free (12th) There were Several Scarlet-NJ Wave All Time Top 10 Updates and 1 New Team Record. SCARLET-NJ WAVE ALL-TIME...

Kenneth O'Reilly

Congratulations to those swimmers that had great swims this weekend at the Andy O'Grady Memorial. Here are our Top 10 SCY Updates: SCARLET / NJ WAVE TOP 10 LIST – SHORT COURSE YARDS (UPDATES) To view full list (click here) 3 NEW TEAM RECORDS BY ERIC LEE (200 BACK, 200 IM, 400 IM) MEN 1650 FREESTYLE 2. Steven Bendoraitis 15:17.44 ‘21 7. Christopher Chang 15:41.16 ‘21 9. Eric Lee 15:44.71 ‘21 WOMEN 500 FREESTYLE 6. Chloe Kim 4:51.75 ‘21 MEN 500 FREESTYLE 2. Steven Bendoraitis 4:30.27 ‘21 3. Christopher Chang...

Kenneth O'Reilly

SCARLET-NJ WAVE SUIT FITTING / EQUIPMENT 2021-2022: MISSED EQUIPMENT AND SUIT SALE? See forms below: Required Equipment by group (click here) SCARLET-WAVE ORDER FORM(click here) OR CREATE AN ONLINE ACCOUNT USING THE LINK BELOW AND ORDER AT: https://ultimateswimshop.com/register.php IF YOU'RE REGISTERED AND USE THE LOGIN, YOU CAN ORDER SCARLET SPECIFIC APPAREL AND GEAR.

Kenneth O'Reilly

PRELIMINARY MEET SCHEDULE BELOW: Short-Course Meet Schedule 2021-2022-All Groups (subject to change)

Kenneth O'Reilly

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SENIOR GROUP (13/OVER) ON PLACING 9TH PLACE AT USA SWIMMING NATIONALS (8th place-Women, 8th place-Men). SEVERAL SWIMMERS MADE TOP 8 FINISHES. WE HAD SEVERAL SWIMMERS MAKE NEW SENIOR NATIONAL, US OPEN AND JUNIOR NATIONAL TIME STANDARDS: Steven Bendoraitis: 2021 Olympic Trial Cut and Summer Senior National cut in 1500 Free: (15:40.72) and Winter US Open Cut in the 800 Free (8:15.39). Richard Poplawski: Winter US Open Cut in the 200 Butterfly (2:03.59). Chloe Kim: Winter US Open cut in the 1500 Free (16:57.53). Kate Hurst: Winter US...

Kenneth O'Reilly

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR SENIOR GROUP (13/OVER) ON WINNING BOTH THE MEN’S AND WOMEN’S DIVISIONS AT THE AMERICAN LONG COURSE CHAMPIONSHIPS IN TEXAS. OUR TEAM WON SEVERAL EVENTS, RELAYS AND THE MEET. IN THE PROCESS, WE HAD SEVERAL SWIMMERS MAKE NEW US OPEN AND JUNIOR NATIONAL TIME STANDARDS: Steven Bendoraitis: Winter US Open cut in 1500 Free: 15:53.87 and LCM Junior National Cuts in the 800 Free (8:20.08) and 400 Free (4:01.27). Chloe Kim: Winter US Open cut in the 400 IM (4:52.74) and LCM Junior National Cut in the 400...

Kenneth O'Reilly

Congratulations to these outstanding coaches! View the email in a web browser We are proud to announce the Fitter and Faster & ASCA Top 10 Age Group Coaches of 2021! Allison Brol - Nitro Swimming Andrew Eckhart - Sarasota FamilyYMCA Sharks Swimming Joe Finke - St. Petersburg Aquatics Don Garman - La Mirada Armada Chrissy Gentry - Lakeside Aquatic Club Colin Kennedy - Cypress Fairbanks Swim Club Andrew Marsh - Lakeside Aquatic Club Erin Miller - Scarlet Aquatics Dale Porter - Bolles School Sharks Gabriela Sofia - Long Island Aquatic...