Good Afternoon, Team,

What a great start to a new season!  The team has been training hard since September and it has shown in the last swim meet!  We had two new VI National records and lots of personal best times.  We will continue to have great training for the rest of 2020.  We plan on having a Senior type swim meet for our older swimmers in November, and a developmental meet for our younger swimmers in December.

TEAM CALENDAR

November 19-21, Senior Meet during normal training times.

November 26 - Closed for Thanksgiving.

December - To Be Announced, Developmental meet- during normal training times.

December 19- Senior Last Chance Mixed meet.

HOLIDAY TRAINING SCHEDULE

Gold Group- No Training from Decmber 24- 27, 2020. No training December 31-January 3, 2021.

Silver & Bronze- No Training from December 24-January 4, 2021.

SWIM MEET PROTOCOL FOR 2020

Because of the virus, we are limiting the number of people on the pool deck and in the pool area.  Swimmers will be timers for eachother.  We will need a referee and a computer timing expert to enter the times.  Swimmers and coaches will do everything else.  No one will be allowed on deck without a mask and must observe a safe distance.

SWIM MEET STARTING TIMES

November 19-21 Senior Meet- Thursday & Friday, 5:00 PM, Saturday- 9:00AM.

December Developmental Meet- Warmup-3:45, Meet Start- 4:15PM.  Gold group swimmers will conduct the meet.  We will need two officials.  Parents are welcome to watch from a safe distance.

December 19, Last Chance Meet, Saturday- 9:00AM.  Same set up as November 21.  This is the last chance meet before swimmers age up on January 1, 2021.  All events will be offered in an Open Mixed Swim Meet. Two events per swimmer.

LEARN TO SWIM

No swim lessons from December 20,2020 - February 1 ,2021.

FACILITY EXPENSES

November has beome a very expensive month for STSA:

Repairs for Generator- $4000.

New Lights on pool Deck- $2000.

Swim Meet Supplies and Awards- $600.

If you know anyone or a company who wishes to donate to STSA before the end of this year, please contact Luba at the office.

HOLIDAY WISHES

Coach Susie and Coach John hope you all have a great Holiday Season!!! We are so proud of our swimmers!  They have stayed focused and trained hard during these difficult times.  Hopefully, in 2021 we can return to competing in great swim meets and have a great 2021 swimming year!

 

 

BUTT UP!!