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Ava Thompson

Rinconada kicks on Thursday Oct 3rd and DKS joins the fun on Friday Oct 4th! Thank you to all our coaches for allowing the time for this event and thank you to all participants for your support of this kick-a-thon. Let’s join together as a team and kick laps for this worthy cause. 100% of your donations will go to Packard Children’s Hospital Child Life Specialist Team. Our impact is huge for this group as they provide toys at bedside, birthday presents, celebration of last chemo treatments, and overall reduce...

Ava Thompson

Good Evening PASA Rinc Families, I just sent out October Billing Simulations to show what your accounts will be charged on October 1. If you have not signed up for ACH (direct withdrawal from check of savings account ) or Credit Card Payments, you need to do so before tomorrow night. We are no longer accepting check payments for dues. If you need assistance, please email me and I will help you get it set up. A list of families not signed up by October 1 will be sent to...

Ava Thompson

Greetings, I am sending this email for further clarification in regards to the Swim Store Registration Bundle that is showing $0 on the Swim Store site. The registration bundle is at a reduced rate of $115 until end of October. The bundle includes a team suit, backpack and bag tag. The swim store will not charge you directly, it will be billed to your PASA Team Unify account at the end of September or October depending on when the bundle was ordered. I am working with Swim and Tri to...

Ava Thompson

Stanford All-Americans Offering Lessons: Two recent graduates, Leah Stevens and Kim Williams, have offered private lessons for members of our site. These will be provided based on space and availability. Please contact your child's coach to see if these are appropriate for your children. Lessons will be $40 for a half hour and will be paid directly to the ladies.

Ava Thompson

New Officials Clinic: There will be a clinic at Palo Alto High School on Sunday, Sept 29th from 7AM-8:30AM. This clinic is free of charge and will be provided to any adult members interested in becoming a stroke and turn official at swimming meets. This is a very valuable position in our program and we need to make sure that we have enough members as officials on a consistent basis. Nan McKenna will run this clinic for PASA.

Ava Thompson

Ella Eastin Swim Clinic: NCAA Champion, NCAA Swimmer of the Year, American Record Holder, USA National Team Member and Olympic Hopeful will be doing a clinic at Rinconada on Saturday, September 28th. This will be done in two parts during normal practice hours as follows: 12-unders- 11AM-12:30PM Ella will briefly speak to the group, get in and demonstrate a few things and have the kids do the same, and will finish up with autographs and pictures. Note- 8-unders can come for autographs and pictures but not the swim portion. Each...

Ava Thompson

This is a reminder that the PASA Rinconada Annual Parent Meeting is this Tuesday. We encourage all families to come hear about our swim club, meet the coaches, and learn about plans for the upcoming season. Date/Time: Tuesday, September 17, 7:30pm Location: Lucy Stern Community Center (next to Rinconada Park) 1305 Middlefield Rd. Please remember to sign in at the door. Families will get two service hours for attending.

Ava Thompson

Greetings PASA Rinconada Families, I have been getting emails regarding the Swim Store so I will try and clarify. You are not required to purchase the PASA Team bundle, but it is recommended. If you purchase the bundle now, you will not be required to pay at the time of purchase. I will bill your account $115 per bundle at the end of September. If you purchase the bundle after 10/31 the price will increase. If you want to order individual items you click on the Swim Store Tab and...

Ava Thompson

My apologies, I made a typo on the last email regarding the Team Store. It should have read Team Backpack instead of Team Back, see correction below: The Swim Store is open . There is a tab titled Swim Store on the Website Home page for the link to purchase the PASA Registration Bundle which will include the following items: Team Suit w/logo Team Backpack embroidered with logo and swimmers name Unique PASA Bag Tag with your Childs name on it The price of the Registration Bundle is $115. Families...

Ava Thompson

Greetings PASA Returning Families, Online registration is open! The link to register is http://bit.do/PASA . New this season all families will need to read and acknowledge the USA Swimming Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP). The link for this policy is https://www.usaswimming.org/docs/default-source/safe-sportdocuments/maapp/usaswimmingmaapp.pdf. Swimmer will be required to bring their registration receipt along with a signed emergency form and MAAPP acknowledgement form to first day of practice. The link for the emergency form is Emergency Form and MAAPP Acknowledgement Form is /pspasc/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/maapp-sample-written-acknowledgement-of-policy-2-_095464.docx All outstanding balances will be collected during the online...