Firestone Akron Swim Team

470 Castle Blvd | Akron, OH 44313 | P: 330.761.3274

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Erin Crabtree

FAST NEWSLETTER: WEEK OF October 26, 2020 REPORTING ABSENCES Please email HERE for any absences PRIOR to the practice missing. Learners/Explorer Groups: Saturday is Halloween. Please let us know by Wednesday if you are NOT going to make it to practice on Saturday. REOCCURING REMINDERS Please always wear masks outside while viewing practice or picking up your swimmer Cold weather has arrived- Make sure your swimmer is dressed appropriately Keep us informed of health and Covid exposure, including mandatory quarantines from school. Please keep your swimmer home if they aren’t...

Erin Crabtree

Hello Familes of 12 & Unders- The USA Swimming Tech Suit Ban went into effect for 12-and-under swimmers beginning September 1, 2020. This decision was voted on by USA Swimming's House of Delegates one(1) year ago to keep younger swimmers in the sport longer without pricing them out with expensive tech suits AND to show young swimmers that it is not the suit that makes them swim fast, but the swimmer themself. We are not saying you have to have a tech suit, but if you currently have one or...