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Heidi Gallacher

“I wish there was a way to know you’re in the good old days before you’ve actually left them” -- Andy Bernard (that sound of dignified sobbing you hear is coming from Peggy Tripp’s house) It’s Almost Time for Swim… Step One: Register. If you haven’t yet registered, visit: https://www.teamunify.com/team/recnvslhra/controller/cms/admin/index#/team-registration/reg:87257 Step Two: Come to practice. This is our schedule through the end of the FCPS school year (June 10th): Afternoon Practice Schedule Location: Upper Pool 4:15pm – 5:15pm – 13 + olders 5:15pm – 6:15pm – 9-12 year olds 6:15...

Heidi Gallacher

Are you not getting enough respect from your kids? Wish they would just listen to you, every once in awhile? A short-term fix is to join the HRA staff of NVSL Certified Officials. We specifically need people who are qualified to serve as Stroke & Turn Judges. The steps are simple: - Attend one of the NVSL In-Person Training sessions (see below) - Notify Heidi the Team Rep (TM) that you have attended - Pair with an experienced Stroke & Turn Judge at a few B Meets, then... - Work...

Heidi Gallacher

We rely on volunteers to run the swim meets. There is simply no way around it. Some jobs require technical training (Stroke/Turn Judges, Referee, Announcer, for example) Most other jobs do not require any particular skill or experience - like Timer, Marshal, Snack Bar helper. We are very understanding toward parents and families with small children who need to supervise their little ones during the swim meets and cannot stand on-deck to help. Please consider creative solutions like switching off with another swim parent to help at the Hurricane Cafe...

Heidi Gallacher

Swim Team Registration is now open. Please visit www.hrahurricanes.org (if you have bookmarked the ".com" version of our site, please update to ".org") https://www.teamunify.com/team/recnvslhra/controller/cms/admin/index#/team-registration/reg:87257 The process is simple for both new and returning members. You'll get access to your own private Team Unify account that will enable you easily see your children's swim times histories, view current calendars and meet locations, maintain your own contact information, and more. Please Note: 1) If registering more than 1 swimmer per family, you will receive $20 off for each additional swimmer registration. Please...