Bash Team Update 11-21-22

Chris Berling

BASH TEAM UPDATE 11/21/2022

On behalf of the Coaches, Swimmers, and Families of the Blue Ash YMCA Swim Team.... 'THANK YOU'! for coming out and HOSTING a Great Event! Speaking with Visiting Coaches and Visiting Families, to a person, ALL were extremely effusive in their APPRECIATION for ALL of YOUR Efforts! As they say, "...it takes a Village!" Blue Ash Swimming showed it this weekend! OUTSTANDING!~

Special thanks to Chris Ryan for getting team entries and timing system running smoothly all weekend. Andrea Menchoffer and Kevin Shoemaker as meet directors, from the times, to the offices, to the clerk of course, to concessions works, to meet set up/take down, to timing system helpers, etc. There are so many people we like to thank. So greatful and thankful for such as great ‘BASH’ parent support this weekend!

  • Mark Daasch are Physical Therapist will be in Tuesday November 22nd from 4-5:30 PM for any swimmers who needs to check on an injury or sore muscles, etc.

NO PRACTICES THANKSGIVING DAY!!! HAPPY THANKSGIVING EVERYONE! I’M SO THANKFUL FOR THIS BASH FAMILY AND OUR SWIM COACHES!!

Meet sign ups deadline coming up:

  • Polar Bear Meet Countryside YMCA Lebanon Meet entries are closed at this time. This is a YMCA meet for all ages and groups. Meet warmups and information to follow later.
  • Powel Crosley, Jr. YMCA Tiger sharks Winter InvitationalThis is a YMCA swim meet for all ages. Meets entries are due Wed. Dec. 4th. Meet is held at Miami University. Great pool for all swimmers to participate. Great meet in a fast pool.
  • USA MEET’S FOR REGISTER USA SWIMMERS ONLY
    • Christmas Classic Meet @ Louisville Aquatic Center Dec 3-5th: For Senior 1& High School Level Swimmers only. Meet entries are closed and have been sent. We cannot add any new entries at this time. This is travel meet with parents. Information can be found in meet information. Meet warm up schedule and information will be sent when we receive!!
    • Ohio River Challenge Meet @ Louisville KY December 9-11th: For Senior 2, AG1, AG2 swimmers USA Swim Meet- Registration deadline November 24th. Hotel reservation were due by November 18th see meet information. This is travel meet with parents.
    • Circle City Meet @ IUPUI Indianapolis Indiana, Jan. 27-29thRegistration deadline is December 5th. We need get a spot in the meet. Please declare to go! We can always take swimmers out of meet if you are not able to attend, but we CAN’T add swimmers after Dec. 5th deadline.
  • We have 109 days till A Championships March 3-5th
  • We have 115 days till AA championships March 10-12th
  • We have 122 days till Zone Championships March 17-19th
  • We have 139 days till Short Course Y Nationals April 3-7th