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Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, Congratulations to all our swimmers and families who participated in our first swim meet in 5 months on Saturday at the Sherando Park pool. So many smiles on deck and happy folks enjoying an outdoor swim meet. It was a great day. Many thanks to the team at Frederick County Parks and Rec for stepping up and allowing our swimmers to race in a fun end of summer swim meet!! The meet results are posted on our SVSL page CLICK HERE. Next up is our WST Long Course Meet...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, This week 48 of our swimmers are participating in a fun mock swim meet vs. Sherando Park team at the Sherando pool. 10 and unders swim in the morning 9:00am and 11 and overs in the afternoon 1:00pm. For those participating an email was sent out earlier today with updated information. Please review information with your family and swimmers. More information including arrival times will be sent out later this week. If you have not signed up for a timer slot please do so asap, deadline is Wednesday, July...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, Practice at the Clearbrook Pool is cancelled tonight, Monday, July 13th. At this time we are not sure of the issue. The park said they would be in touch asap with an update. Email/Text updates will be sent out as soon as information is available. Tomorrow, Tuesday, July 14th our monthly board meeting will be held in the grass area outside the Jim Barnett Park pool @ 7:00pm. All WST families are welcome. Please bring a chair from home. New this week Gold 2 Practice Group will have dryland...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, I'm making my rounds delivering t-shirts and caps to our swimmers who registered with us for summer session. I just want all our team families to know we have WST t-shirts for sale $5 each. Please email me if you are interested. I can deliver to you at practice. We also have WST 50th Anniversary Beach Towels for sale $25 each. Made in USA, woven not screne printed, premium quality, long lasting thick microfiber velour, 30" x 60" (ONLY 4 LEFT) 50th Anniversary: Youth Small (3), Youth Medium (9),...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, Hope everyone had a great holiday weekend spending quality time with their families and friends. Tomorrow, Tuesday, July 7th YOGA will return for our Silver, Gold and Senior Practice Groups. Class will be 7:00am to 8:00am in the grass area outside Jim Barnett Park pool. Please bring an extra towel or yoga mat plus extra water bottle. Reminder that our Phase 3 practice schedule at the Jim Barnett Park and Clearbrook Park pools started Friday, July 3rd.... CLICK HERE FOR POSTED SCHEDULE Please remind your swimmers to social distance...

Kelly Warnagiris

WHITE PRACTICE GROUP @ JBP Girls - M/W 7:00pm - 7:45pm; T/Th 7:45pm - 8:30pm Boys - M/W 7:45pm - 8:30pm; T/Th 7:00pm - 7:45pm *** BLUE and BRONZE PRACTICE GROUPS @ JBP Monday thru Thursday 7:00pm - 8:30pm *** SILVER 2 PRACTICE GROUP @ JBP Group A - M/W/F 7:00am - 8:30am; dryland M/W/F 8:30am - 9:00am; T/Th 9:30am - 11:00am Group B - M/W/F 8:30am - 10:00am; dryland M/W/F 8:00am - 8:30am; T/Th 8:00am - 9:30am YOGA Tuesday 7:00am - 8:00am Jim Barnett Park (grass area outside the...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, Our coaches are working on the Phase 3 practice schedule and guidelines that will go into effect this Friday, July 3, 2020. On Friday the only practice will be Friday morning at Jim Barnett Park. There will not be practice Friday evening 7/3 plus Saturday 7/4 or Sunday 7/5 mornings. As soon as our coaches finalize the Phase 3 schedule a separate email will be sent to all team members. Tuesday, July 7th YOGA will return hosted by Caroline Felix with Shine Yoga. Classes will be in the grass...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, We are very happy to welcome 42 new swimmers to WST for our summer session. Practice sessions are going well. This week we are looking forward to VA Governor announcing the start of Phase 3. As soon as the pools announce their plans we will communicate via email any practice session changes asap. We still have openings within several of our practice groups. If you have any family or friends still interested in swimming this summer please ask them to email kelly.warnagiris@winchesterswimteam.com and register for their evaluation at this...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, Week 3 of Phase 2 practice. We are so excited to welcome 28 new swimmers to WST for our summer season. Our next evaluation session will be this Wednesday, June 17th 7:05pm at the outdoor pool at Jim Barnett Park. Please ask potential new swimmers to register for their evaluation at this LINK. We look forward to hearing what Phase 3 will bring and what new opportunities we will have for the rest of the summer. Please remind your swimmers to bring a water bottle to practice as we...

Kelly Warnagiris

Parents, Week 2 of Phase 2 practice seems be rolling along very well. For the week of June 15 to 21 we will continue to follow the Phase 2 practice schedule that was emailed out on June 5th. If you have any questions or concerns please email kelly.warnagiris@winchesterswimteam.com. On Wednesday, June 10th we evaluated 20 potential new swimmers to WST. Please welcome our new team members to WST!! We will host another evaluation session Wednesday, June 17th 7:05pm at the outdoor pool at Jim Barnett Park. Please ask friends to...