Happy New Year: NEW YEAR? Yes New Years is just a few short weeks away. This means that all 2016 USA Swimming memberships will expire on December 31, 2016. If you have not renewed your membership for 2017, now is the time to do so. Not sure if you have done this? Check your Deck Pass. Deck Pass will show your current membership card. Check this out on the USA Swimming… Continue reading
Many Middle Atlantic teams will be hosting meets the weekend of January 7th. In fact, there are 11 meets total that weekend. If you are entering athletes in a meet, be sure to check your club portal to see if your athletes are registered for 2017.
Did you know you can see your Non-Athletes in your club portal also? YES! It will show their membership status as well, which means for coaches the club person with portal access can see when certifications expire. If you do not have the access to your club portal, please contact email@example.com and she will be happy to send you the password.
Thank you to everyone for working hard this fall. We are currently just shy of 10,000 athletes! 124 teams have registered as Club Members for 2017. If you have not sent your club renewal form to us do so before the end of the year. The fee will increase to $300 on January 1. Click here to see if we have received your registration. Continue reading
Middle Atlantic swimming is looking for meet hosts for the 2017 Long Course Championships. The “Bid Packet” is here. This is a “fillable” word document. These meets include:
- Senior Championships July 12-15
- Silver Championships July 14-16
- Junior Olympics July 20-23
Bids due to Mike Seip by January 15, 2017, firstname.lastname@example.org. Meet will be awarded at the February MA Board Meeting Questions should be directed to Mike Seip
The 12/14 Meet Directors Workshop being held 7-9 PM is made available through a web-based platform called Zoom. This is the last scheduled workshop of 2016 for renewal of expiring Meet Director Certifications along with any new Meet Director Certifications. Here is the link for sign up or you may contact Mike Seip (email@example.com) to sign-up.
Middle Atlantic Swimming will not participate in 2017 Short Course Zones. We will continue to participate in Long Course Zones. Information on 2017 Long Course Age Group Zone Championship will be posted in spring/summer, 2017. Please look for information regarding an MA Zone Qualifier Camp in early 2017.
We wouldn’t be able to run swim meets without our thousands of parent volunteers. Make the commitment to become a Middle Atlantic Swimming Official by attending our upcoming ONLINE STROKE & TURN CLINICS. Continue reading
USA Swimming collects every time swum in a sanctioned USA Swimming meet so that you don’t have to. There are a number of ways to search for your time. It can be done by age group, gender, season, date and more. Read more here to find out all the ways you can find your time
Many of our teams within the Middle Atlantic LSC are looking for coaches. The full list is here
We have posted the entry information for the 2017 Middle Atlantic swimming Junior Olympics. This event will be held at both the Graham Aquatic Center and Central York High School in York County, Pennsylvania
by Reece Whitley
After competing at the U.S Olympic Trials in Omaha, Nebraska, Andrew Abruzzo (PWAC), and Courtney Harnish (YORK) and I earned the opportunity to go to Maui, Hawaii to race some of the fastest 18 and unders in the world at the Junior Pan Pacific Championships. Continue reading