Calling all YMCA swim coaches and competitive aquatic directors! Join us for Online Y Swim Coaches Forums to share information, spark conversation and generate ideas.

Each forum will be 60 minutes on the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 11:30 am ET and YMCA coaches at all levels are welcome!

 

Tuesday, May TBA at 11:30 am EDT

Topic: TBA 
 
Zoom Link:      

Meeting ID:

Voice Only: 

 
 

Helpful resources : 

Safely Offering Competitive Swimming During COVID-19 on Link

YMCA Aquatics Planning Ahead Guide Supplement  on Link

USA Swimming Reopening Plan Guidelines on USA Swimming website

National Aquatics Coalition

 

*Note: The forums are now being hosted on the Zoom Pro platform

 

Resources from February 9, 2021 Forum -

OBS - App to Assist in Meet Livestreaming

USA Swimming March 18&U Championships

Covid Policy Tracker by State

U.S. Open Water National and Junior National Championships

Safe Sport Team Talk Resources (for boys and girls, respectively)

News Tips for USA Swimming

USA Swimming-CDC Covid Webinar (from 2/4/21)

 

Resources from January 26, 2021 Forum -

Olympic Trials Information

Program Impact Survey & Results Example

 

Resources from December 15, 2020 Forum -

Letter: Scientists Dispute Lockdown / Swimming and COVID

18&U Winter Championship Safety Plan (FAST-Indiana)

 

Recording and Slide Deck for December 1, 2020 - Talking Short Axis

Recording and Slide Deck for November 3, 2020 - No GPS for this Journey

Slide Deck for October 20 - Talking Long Axis

Recording and Slide Deck for October 6 - No GPS for this Journey

September 22 - YMCA-USA Swimming Forum

Slide Deck for September 15 - No GPS for this Journey - Financial Considerations

Recording and Slide Deck for September 1 - No GPS for this Journey - Current Challenges, Planning First Month

Recording and Slide Deck for August 25 - No GPS for this Journey - Program Fees, Practice Scheduling and Meets

Recording and Slide Deck for August 18 - No GPS for this Journey - League Planning and Program Problem-Solving

Recording and Slide Deck for August 11 - No GPS for this Journey - Charting the Course 

Recording and Slide Deck for August 4 - No GPS for this Journey - Innovating Competitions II

>Additional documents from August 4 forum: Wellmark Y Return to Competition, YOTA Intrasquad Meet Plan

Recording and Slide Deck for July 28 - CEO Panel Discussion

Recording and Slide Deck for July 21 - No GPS for this Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for July 14 - No GPS for this Journey - Innovating Competitions

>Additional documents from July 14 forum: Schroeder v. Oshkosh Dual, Summer Invite Info, Meet Letter to Parents, Summer Distance/Sprint Meet Info

Recording and Slide Deck for July 7 - No GPS for this Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for June 30 - No GPS for this Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for June 23 - No GPS for this Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for June 16 - Starting the Conversation

Recording and Slide Deck for June 9 - No GPS for this Journey - Looking Further Down the Road

Recording and Slide Deck for May 26 - No GPS for this Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for May 19 - No GPS for this Journey

Recording (8w!4*T17) and Slide Deck for May 12 - No GPS for This Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for May 5 - No GPS for This Journey, Part 3

Recording and Slide Deck for April 28 - No GPS for This Journey, Part 2

Slide Deck for April 21 - Season Planning (technical difficulties prevented the recording of this forum)

Recording and Slide Deck for April 14 - No GPS for This Journey

Recording and Slide Deck for April 7 - Dryland Principles and Ideas

Recording and Slide Deck for March 31 - Evolution of UMLY's Practice Groups

Recording and Slide Deck for March 24 - What Do We Do With Our Swimmers Now?