News

Reston Swim Publicity

Limited spots remain for RSTA summer programs! Register today! You will be put on our waitlist and will then need to email [email protected] to sign up for your New Swimmer Placement (NSP) session for all swimmers ages 10 and under. We have openings in our Wednesday, June 1st NSP session at 6:00PM at Lake Audubon pool.

Reston Swim Publicity

Are you looking for team-specific websites for each of the RSTA teams? Go to the "ABOUT" tab drop-down menu, and click on "TEAMS". The individual websites for each RSTA team are linked to the team logos there! Here's the link, if you need it: https://www.teamunify.com/team/rsta/page/about/pools

Reston Swim Publicity

Signups for New Swimmer Placement (NSP) sessions are now open for new swimmers in returning families! The first NSP sessions will be on April 16 at 6pm and 6:30pm at RCC. If you are a returning family and will have a new swimmer this summer, sign up now to beat the rush! Instructions to sign up More info on NSPs Please note: Swimmers who are currently enrolled in New Wave do not need to register for a New Swimmer Placement session. Current New Wave swimmers will be evaluated by their...

Reston Swim Publicity

Dear RSTA Families, The first day of practice for RSTA Summer Swim is just about two months away, and registration opens in a bit over two weeks! Please find important information and updates below regarding: Promotional video (Please share!!) New Wave program Registration and New Swimmer Placements (starting April 16) Spirit Day (April 28) RSTA promotional video Share some RSTA love! Watch and share the new RSTA promotional video to help us attract new families by giving them a glimpse of why we love RSTA! Find it on our website...

Reston Swim Publicity

Dear RSTA Families, We are busy preparing for the 2022 Summer Swim season! In this email you will find several important updates regarding: Coaching application General Membership Meeting Registration League summer schedule Call for sponsors Coaching application: RSTA is now accepting applications for Summer Swim coaching staff. Please click HERE to apply. The application deadline is March 11, 2022. If you have questions regarding coaching with RSTA, please contact [email protected] General Membership Meeting: On Monday, March 14 at 7pm, Reston Swim Team Association will hold a general membership meeting via...

Reston Swim Publicity

Photo credit: Nick Bernasconi 2022 Summer Swim Registration - Save the Date! RSTA is excited to announce the opening of registration for the 2022 Summer Swim season, which will kick off with the first day of practices on Tuesday, May 31! Registration will open Saturday, April 16th at 7:00AM for RETURNING families. Registration will open Saturday, April 30th at 7:00AM for NEW families. New Swimmer Placement All new swimmers under the age of 11(as of 6/15/2022) must attend a new swimmer placement session in order to ensure that every swimmer...

Reston Swim Publicity

Reston Swim Team Association (RSTA) offers a New Wave program to develop swimmers who are not quite ready for swim team but are interested in joining an RSTA team. RSTA Coaches work with swimmers to improve their technique and build their endurance to prepare them to join an RSTA team during the latter part of the summer season. The program is open to all swimmers between the ages of 6-18 but is targeted for 6-12 year old kids. Basic swimming skills are a prerequisite. All new swimmers registering for any...

Reston Swim Publicity

New swimmers under the age of 11, as of 6/15/2022, must attend a New Swimmer Placement session in order to be eligible for summer swimming. At these sessions, we assess the overall safety of each swimmer; each swimmer has the opportunity to demonstrate his/her/their willingness to swim, safety while in the water, endurance, and readiness for the team environment. We then recommend placement on a team, the New Wave Program, or additional lessons. Swimmers will need to be able to demonstrate the following to assess water safety and readiness for...

Reston Swim Publicity

Photo credit: David Cordts All Star Meet Results Summary The annual RSTA All Star meet was held on Saturday, July 31 at Lake Newport Pool. At the end of each summer season, top swimmers in each event from among all RSTA teams are selected to compete; individual swimmers are permitted to swim in up to two individual events and up to two relays. In addition, after the completion of this year’s official All Star Meet, new exhibition relays called the “Toll Road Challenge” were added. The full meet program is...

Reston Swim Publicity

2021 Kevin Coffey Spirit Award Recipients RSTA presents the Kevin Coffey Spirit Award annually to a swimmer (or swimmers) on each team who participates regularly in practices and meets and who has exhibited exceptional team spirit, sportsmanship, reliability, and dedication to RSTA's goal of providing a positive swim experience for all swimmers. The award is given in memory of Kevin Coffey, who was part of RSTA for 15 years, as a swimmer and a coach, and personified the criteria on which his memorial is based. This year, RSTA is pleased...