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Hello Stingray Families! There were a few last minute edits to to the Time Trials meet sheet, so please click on the link below to access the final updated version. Final Time Trials Meet Sheet A few swimmers were inadvertently left off the meet or placed in the wrong age group (in particular, 9/10 boys, 11/12 girls, and 11/12 boys), so please double check your events and lane assignments as they may have changed. Thank you!

Benicia Stingrays

Hello Stingrays! Please click on the link below for tomorrow's Time Trials Meet Sheet. Time Trials Meet Sheet Please note that if your swimmer has previous times, the listed PR times on the meet sheet are old (from 2019) as the times from last year did not transfer over to the new computers (the times are not lost, they just are not immediately accessible). If you need help understanding the meet sheet, you can get an overview here: How to Read a "Meet Sheet" Doors open at 7:30! Please see...

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Hello Stingrays, We made it through Otters' Registration and Time Trials and now it is time to register for Battle of the Ages. This is a very fun, long (~8:00-4:00 both days), and hot invitational meet (swimmers typically swim fast times in hot weather and this is a FAST pool!). You can register for one or both days; if you can't stay for the whole day, then make sure to sign up for events that will occur earlier in the day. Note that over the two days, each swimmer is...

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Panda Express Fundraiser: Please do not forget to order Panda Express tomorrow for lunch or dinner (or both!!!!). Place your order online and use order code VFR907146. The Stingrays will get 28% of all orders placed. Please share this code with friends and family across the country! Meet Starter Wanted Do you want the best seat in the house for home meets? Do you want the most fun core volunteer job there is? Do you like having just a little bit (but not too much) power? Then Meet Starter is...

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Otters Reminder 8 and Unders, remember that tomorrow (Thursday) is the last day to register for Otters' Invitational! Turn in your registration form and Payment to Leslie Clements on the pool deck. TIME TRIALS INFO Pool Open Time Unless you are directly involved with Time Trials meet set up, do NOT enter through the side gates. All families must line up at the main entrance and enter through the lobby. The lifeguards will open the front doors at 7:30. Even if you are volunteering at the meet as a timer/recorder/etc,...

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Team suits have arrived and are available for pickup at the pool today! If you ordered suits, please swing by today (or in the next couple of days if today doesn't work) and pick them up!

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Time Trial Volunteer Jobs New jobs have been added to Time Trials. If you have not yet signed up for your 4 meet jobs, this is an opportunity for you to get one of your meet volunteer jobs done. Please sign up for a job if you are free. Team Photo Update If you elect the pre-pay option for the photos, you may be asked to enter a password. If you are asked, the password is Stingrays.

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Hello Stingray Families! We made it to the start of the competitive season and Time Trials is in one week!!! Time Trials Registration Deadline Today (Saturday, May 14th) is the deadline to register for Time Trials. PLEASE make sure your swimmer is registered if they plan on participating at Time Trials. There are step by step instructions for How To Register For A Meet on the website. If you know your plans for the rest of the summer, it is a good idea to just register for all of the...

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Hello 8 & Under Parents! We have the registration form for the 8 and Unders Otters' Invitational! Please print out the form and indicate your swimmer's name and what events they will participate in. Fill out one form per swimmer (if you have multiple swimmers, fill out one form for each child). Leslie Clements will also have hard copies available at the pool during 8/Unders Practice. Attach a check or exact cash and put it in an envelope. Make checks payable to "Benicia Stingrays". Please do NOT Venmo money for...

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Happy Mother's Day Weekend Stingrays! Time Trials Registration Deadline Time Trials is fast approaching on Saturday, May 21st. It is our first meet of the season and consists only of Stingray swimmers; there is no opposing team. At this meet, athletes will swim for their base times for the season. The swimmers will participate in all of the events that they are capable of swimming (up to 4 events for 6 and unders (no IM) and up to 5 events for 7 and ups). There are no relays and if...