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Kate Galloway

Today is the day!!! Zoom meetings are scheduled. Below are the links for all three meetings. Remember Seniors meeting is scheduled at 3:30pm, Novice is at 4:30pm, and Age group is at 5:30pm. And don't forget to check out the WSC YouTube channel for the posted videos and workouts. See you at the meeting!!! Team Zoom Meetings Senior Group Meeting Link Meeting ID: 992 3344 5588 Password: 786317 Age Group Meeting Link Meeting ID: 911 4147 2452 Password: 899450 Novice Group Meeting Link Meeting ID: 970 6788 2365 Password: 676118

Willamalane Swim Club Families & Members, We want to thank you all for your understanding during this time of uncertainty and rapid change. It has been difficult for all of us, and we appreciate everyone's support and concern as we work to do what is best for the club, coaches, members and most of all swimmers. Because we have so many families that have or will become financially adversely affected by the Corona Virus, we are implementing the attached options on how to help those families that will help with...

Coronavirus Dryland Program Here is your Dryland Program while out of the water! Enjoy, Dan Cole

2019-20 Arena Announcements!!! WSC wants to THANK EVERYONE who has made effort to purchase Arena Gear! I know in the past there has been confusion and frustration in regards to our Arena contract. Our Parents and Swimmers have been working hard to make sure that all of our swimmers are wearing the required Navy Blue Arena suit during competition (excluding tech suits). THANK YOU!!! It is with great pleasure that I announce Board Member at Large Amy Pelkey as our Arena Specialist! She will be working directly with Arena &...

Members & Swimmers, As Summer comes to a close and Fall begins, so does the start of our 2019-20 Willamalane Swim Club year. It is time again to start marking our calendars for some very important upcoming dates. Please watch for informational emails regarding each item as they approach. You can also opt into our new text reminder system through our Team Website by adding your moblie number and carrier, so you won’t miss a single email notice! Monday, August 26th – Registration Opens. Every Swimmer must complete the registration...

Dear Teams & Coaches, USA Swimming Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy Updates We very much value your communications with our staff as we work through the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP) implementation process. You are our partners in this effort to be leaders among youth-serving organizations. Does MAAPP Apply to Non-USA Swimming Activities? Based on feedback received from our coach members who serve in multiple roles with different organizations (including, for example, as high school and collegiate coaches), we sought additional clarification from the U.S. Center for SafeSport on...

In September 2018, tech suits for 12-and-under swimmers were banned by USA Swimming. The ban takes effect in September 2020, but many LSCs are rapidly adopting the new regulation. Oregon Swimming has voted to start as soon as April 1st 2019! Tech suits will be allowed only if the swimmer is competing in events like Junior Nationals, Pro Swim Series, National Championships, or U.S. Olympic Trials. USA Swimming defines a tech suit as Taped and bonded seams regardless of fabric or silhouette Woven fabric extending to the knee or mid-thigh...

Hello Willamalane Swim Club Members! We have some important news to share regarding meet suits and general swim gear. We have been in talks with Arena regarding a sponsorship, which would provide great discounts and other benefits to the club, in exchange for WSC using Arena suits and accessories while attending meets. The board has talked about this, and voted to begin the process to make the sponsorship official. We know that it's the start of a new season, and that many, if not all, of you, have just bought...