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Coach Corry Day

Hello to all Panther Swimmers, Congratulations to the swimmers who competed extremely hard at the NIST Falcons meet over the weekend. So many PB swims it was hard to keep up! Very exciting week also coming up here at ISB with the first IASAS championships being held in 3 years. Most of our athletes will have never been to an event like this so they will need all of us to support them. Please make your way on to campus Thursday-Saturday to support Volleyball and Cross-country running. This week is...

Coach Corry Day

Hello to all Panther Swimmers, Last week was such a success at our kick off gala. We had over 150 swimmers participate. Mother nature tried really hard to get us off our game, but we waited her out. All races were completed, snacks were eaten and some dodgeball was played. Parent volunteers were amazing of course. I hope that is a sign of things to come. Please see that our Palooza job signups are open also. Important Notes: Reminder: Lightning/weather delays for practice time: For swimming this is very simple,...

Coach Corry Day

Hello to all Panther Swimmers, I am happy to report that my trip to the U.S. for the American Swim Coach Associations world clinic was a smashing success. It is always so motivating to go and learn from the best in the world. I can’t wait to pass on this great information to our other coaches and our swimmers. I have attached some photos from the week. Adam Peaty's Coach Mel (world record Breast stroker from UK) was amazing and full of energy. Hope to see many of you out...

Hello to all Panther Swimmers and their families, Great news today, our BMAC long course championships are now open to our 8 year old and older swimmers (IF you are able to swim 50m races and longer). Please enter if you are interested. We will have the sign-up file on our website ASAP. We are just waiting for Patana to make the last-minute changes. This meet is hosted by Patana International School on May 28/29 and will have 5 schools competing. Also in today’s news is information on the awards...

Hello to all Panther Swim Team Families, It is so nice to be back on the pool deck and working with our swimmers again, thanks to all for your kind notes for a quick recovery. Hope you all had a great Songkran holiday and are ready for the last 9 weeks of school. We are far from finished with our team functions for the year so please sign up and participate in all these events that we could not in the past years. Important Notes: ES “Longer Distances” Time Trials...

Hello to all Panther Swimmers, Congratulations to all the Jr. swimmers how piled up the Personal Best (PBs) last week at our two in-house swim meets. It was so great to have the races taking place again. Great energy all the way around. Hopefully the sr. swimmers will get their chance today after school. With no lightning in the forecast it looks good. Please make sure you sign up for the next event at the end of the month on March 29th. It is an all ages event that is...

Hello Panthers, With many, many great swims last week at our Palooza time trials, we are ready to head into the biggest week of the season so far. Not only is it our peak training week (butterfly week), it is the week we have two US Olympians come to visit and share their experiences with us. So with a recovery/holiday week coming up next week, let’s all come to practice this week with a ton of energy and leave it all in the pool. Important Notes: Olympian Visits: This Wednesday...

Hello Panthers, It’s Palooooooza time! This week will be exciting as we get our first taste of race like conditions. Both Tuesday and Wednesday will be set up just like our home meets and we will be looking for the same level of focus and determination from our swimmers, while still having a great time doing it. Important Notes: Schedule Changes: Tuesday October 7 (Panter Palooza) starts at 1:30 because of early release day. October break: We will have 3 practices during the break for those not going away on...

Hello Panthers, If you see one of our Panther Cub 8 & under swimmers at the pool this week give them a big “high 5” and congratulate them on a job well done this weekend. 38 swimmers did us proud on Saturday as we piled up tons of PB swims and great times with friends. The coaches are looking forward to getting them back in the pool and back to work, getting ready for Panther Palooza next week. Important Notes: Schedule Changes: Practice times stay the same for Parent/Teacher Conferences...

Hello Panthers, First day of the first week of Phase 2 training for this season; freestyle week! This week we will be concentrating on the 6 beat kick… strong kick means a fast, high in the water freestyle, so get those legs ready! Important Notes: Patana Tiger Prawn Meet (8 & under only) September 27th Good luck to our 37 swimmers, do your best and remember to have tons of fun! Bus leaves ISB at 6:45 am sharp! Finis Vendor Equipment Pickup: All ordered fins and snorkels are in, please...