BASH Swim Team Update 10/16/22

Chris Berling


We have many swim meets on the horizon. Please that a look at the team website. All meet information is provided when clicking on the pdf in the link.

We still have a few suits on back order from SwimVille that we hope to receive soon. Also, we have a few suits and parkas at the Ferris building that need to be picked up. Stop by anytime between 3:30-7:30 PM to pick up!

ALL GROUPS WILL MOVE INSIDE FOR WINTER PRACTICE SCHEDULE THIS WEEK, MONDAY OCTOBER 17thSchedule is located on under the schedule tab. The first Sunday evening practice will start October 23rd. Please review the schedule and location of each practice. Also attached copy to this email.

Practice changes this week Oct 17th-23rd:

  • AG1&2 and Senior 3 will practice Friday Oct. 22nd 5-6:15 PM at Ferris
  • NO PRACTICES FOR ALL GROUPS SATURDAY OCT. 22rd due to Virtual Meet at PCY! Coaches at Meet!
  • Senior 1 will continue morning practices M-W-F 5-6:15 AM. Required to make 2 each week.

Meet sign ups deadline coming up:

  • Sprint meet at PCY Friday Oct. 21st; Reg. CLOSED. Meet specific information to follow to swimmers in the meet later this week.
  • Virtual meet at PCY Saturday October 22nd; Deadline to register is tonight Oct. 16th. Meet specific information to follow to swimmers in the meet later this week.
  • Distance meet at PCY Friday October 28th 1650 free only. Saturday morning October 29th the 1000 free and 500 free; meet registration deadline October 22nd. For swimmers 11 and over.
  • Larry Lyons Invitational at ME Lyons (Anderson): Nov. 4-6th meet registration deadline Oct. 25th. For all BASH swimmers are eligible.

Some of our upcoming meets have relays. Some at the beginning of the meet and some at the end of meet. Each swimmer will check with their coaches at the meet to see if they are on relay or not. We expect all swimmers who are selected to swim in relays to stay and participate if you are selected for those relay teams.

For our home meet: The BASH November Invitational, the weekend of November 18-20th. We expect all BASH swimmers to attend and all families to help volunteer and host a great meet the weekend before Thanksgiving. Current meet information has been posted with more information to come over the next few weeks.

Those who signed up for USA swimming. More specific information will be sent to those swimmers in the near future.

We had a few questions about meet fees and how they are paid for. All swim meet fees will be applied to your credit card on file after the swim meets are completed which may take a few week to show. 

  • We have 138 days till A Championships March 3-5th
  • We have 144 days till AA championships March 10-12th
  • We have 151 days till Zone Championships March 17-19th
  • We have 168 days till Short Course Y Nationals April 3-7th