Team Communication - October 21, 2013


Buenaventura Swim Club

Team Communication October 21, 2013


Upcoming Swim Meets.  The David Graham Swim Meet is fast approaching.  The deadline to enter is TODAY, October 21st.  You will also notice, the Cranberry Classic in Santa Clarita and the JO Max in Camarillo will be posted to the website soon.  If you have questions about which meet to enter, please see your primary coach.  (The JO Max meet in Camarillo is for newer, younger, novice level swimmers), while the Cranberry Classic is for other swimmers with multiple years of swimming experience.  The meet sheet for each of these meets is attached to this email; take the time to review them for important rules pertaining to the meets. 


2013 Swim A Thon.  The Swim A Thon is officially over, but fundraising and collection can continue up to Friday, November 1st.  Please turn in any collections to your coach, or mail to the team PO Box at PO Box 3934 Ventura CA, 93006.  Remember, our TEAM GOAL is $15,000 and we still have a little ways to go.  Please help us reach this goal if you can.  If you missed the actual Swim A Thon and would like to complete your laps, please see your coach and he/she can make arrangements for you to make it up.  Stay tuned for details about Grand Prizes and a celebration party for all the kids! 


Pre-Masters AND Swimming for Triathletes.  Ventura County Masters is happy to announce the very popular “Pre-Masters” program, as well as the “Swimming for Triathletes” program, will resume the week of October 21st .  Each class is an 8 week program with a cost of $80.  Pre-Masters will be offered Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6-7:00pm, Instructor; Melania “Mo” Ashley.  Swimming for Triathletes will be offered Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 5:45am-7:00am, Instructor; Brittany Day.  Please contact Coach Jason at [email protected] with any questions. 


Fitter Faster Tour Coming Saturday, October 26.  The Fitter Faster Tour is not just a clinic, it is an event.  This will probably be the best time your kids have all year.  If you want to sign up, please visit:   Click on the following link to learn more about what will take place during this event: 


2013-2014 Board of Directors Elected.  Congratulations to the following members for their election to this years’ Board of Directors:  Lety Ball, Darryl Miya, Amy Sponseller, Nicole Horn, Bill Fedde, Lisa Biolley, Mavis Laughlin, Rosemary Takeda, and Shawn Lindstrom.   Buenaventura Swim Club is in good hands and will continue to make great progress this year!


The Best,

Coach Jason