Weekly Update 07/24/2022

 Glen News 7/24

Congrats to all the swimmers who swam at B Finals, there were some great swims.  Good Luck to our A finals swimmers this weekend.

Upcoming Events:

  • July 30-31: A Finals
  • July 31: Banquet 6:30 pm at the Glen (RSVP extended to July 22nd)

 

A Finals Week Practice Schedule:

  • 13 and up 7-9 am
  • 12 and under 9-10 am
    • If you are in a relay please show up by 8:45

 


End of The Season Banquet

End of Season Banquet will be held at the Glen this year.

Please include a note letting us know how many people will be attending.  If you have not RSVP’s but plan on coming please email me ASAP.

$20 per person (including swimmers).  

Payment should be placed in the green swim team mailbox under the white board by Wednesday June 27th. Please make checks payable to Farmington Glen Swim Team.

We need volunteers to help with the banquet, both for set up and serving during the banquet.


A Finals

Report times:

Saturday

  • Morning session (13 and up): 7:40 am
  • Relay swimmers: 10:15 am
  • Afternoon session (12 & under): 11:30 am

All swimmers are marshalled for this meet. Swimmers who do not report to marshalling will be scratched from the meet. Please help your swimmer pay attention to meet timing. Events ending in 3, 4, 5 & 6 swim in the morning session. Events ending in 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 and 0 swim in the afternoon session

Sunday

Sunday qualifiers will warm-up at the Glen. Back strokers should plan to leave the Glen in time to get to Beachwood to get their stroke count. Drew will let kids know what time to report to the Glen on Sunday morning.

The Parade of Teams will begin at 9:45 am. All team members are encouraged to attend the parade.

The Sunday meet will begin at 10:20 am and proceed in regular dual meet order. There will be breaks for awards after events 8, 18, 28, 38, 46 and 52. Swimmers in events immediately after awards must be in marshalling BEFORE the awards ceremony.

Admissions:

   This year it is $10 per adult this covers both days.  We have a limited number of wristbands that we will be selling this week.  I will be at the Glen in-between practices if you would like to prepurchase them.   If you are a volunteer, you will not have to pay admissions.

Parking:

  • The Beachwood parking lot will be reserved for coaches, officials, NSSL, and handicap.  Parking is available at Schroeder Elementary (the school adjacent to Beachwood), the neighborhood streets and the office parking lot (preferred parking lot) located just south of Beachwood.  To access this parking lot from Big Beaver - turn left on Cunningham and then left into parking lot; from Coolidge, turn right on Cunningham and then right into parking lot.  There will be signs directing people to this parking lot. 

dROP AUGUST TECHNIQUE CAMP

 

      As most of you know our fabulous coaches run a year round swim team called dROP aquatics and will be offering an August training session.  Below is more information on this August training session.  Please reach out to Molly Tyler if you have any questions.

 

  • This session is open to all swimmers 
  • 2 weekly sessions (August 15-19, August 22-26)
  • Monday - Friday mornings
  • @ The Farmington Glen Aquatic Club 
  • Youth Swimmers: $40/week, cash or check to Drew Hansz
  • Masters Swimmers: Summer weekly invoices will continue to be added to your team account
  • No online registration required - show up and pay on the weeks you are able to swim! 
  • If you have any questions, please contact Molly Tyler at [email protected]

  

Practice Times

Age Group 

Times 

Masters

5:30 - 7:00 AM 

  

  

11 & Older

8:00 - 10:00 AM 

10 & Under

10:00 - 11:00 AM