We hope you all had a wonderful longer weekend. Thank you so much to all the parents who volunteered last Friday for the Time trials. We had a lot of new swimmers who were nervous, thank you for making it an enjoyable experience for them. Results can be found at the right side of the blog, or here.
PARENT MEETING: Please do come on Thursday 31st August at 7:30-8am AMR Hall. This will give you more information on what to expect this season.
BRENT MEET September 16, 2017. Sign up for is posted on the right side of the blog. Please do sign up if you can join.
2nd Time Trials – September 22, 2017. We will need parents volunteers to help us. Please do sign up here if you can help Time Trials Volunteer sign up
Please let us know by 12 noon Friday if you will not be able to make it, so we can adjust the meet program.
Brent Meet – Happening September 16, 2017 Saturday. Sign up form is posted on the right hand side of the blog, please do sign up if you will be able to join. Deadline for this will be September 8.
10 and under swimmers will swim in the morning. If you will be riding the bus to Brent, please be at the ES playground before 6:30am. If you will be traveling on your car, please be at Brent by 7:30am. Morning session will be done by 12:30, we aim to be back at ISM by 2pm
11 and over swimmers, if you will be riding the bus to Brent, Please be at the ES playground before 10:30am. If traveling on your car be at Brent by 12:15pm. We aim to be back by 6pm.
Hello Sailfish Family! Its a great start to the season with about 60 kids who started training yesterday. Please make sure you have registered for the Sailfish swim team. We will not be able to accommodate unregistered swimmers.
To accommodate our ES swimmers who would like to swim more than once but are unable due to other team sports during the first season, we are opening our Tuesdays to join Squad 3 training.
Events coming up:
August 25 Time Trials – next week Friday we will have our first time trials. We need parents volunteers to be able to run this event.
Registration can be found on the right side of the blog, please do not forget to register.
Reminder our Training Starts Monday August 14, 2017, Please check your Squad schedules below:
Elementary Squads: 2:15-3:15
Squad 1 and Squad 2
Monday/ Wednesday/ Friday
Squad 3 and Squad 4
Tuesday/ Wednesday/ Thursday
MS/ HS Squads
Squad 5 and Squad 6 (3:15-4:30)
Monday/ Wednesday/ Friday
Squad 7 (3:15-4:30)
Tuesday/ Thursday/ Friday
Squad 8 ( 3:15-4:40)
Monday /Tuesday/ Wednesday (Land Training) and Thursday
Squads 7 & 8 ( 6:40am-8:00am)
For those who did not make the team, we have After School Aquatics program that can assist in your stroke development. If you would like to know what you need to work on please email Coach Holly – ChapmanH@ismanila.org or Coach Hazel – BenipayoH@ismanila.org
Its going to be another long weekend. Please mark your calendars for May events – May 5 Time Trials, May 13 Aquathon View Aquathon II race route and May 30 our annual Sailfish Banquet. Sign up forms are posted on the right hand side of this page.
400/ 800 swim – We will be doing an official 400 and 800 swim during regular training days next week, this will give kids an opportunity to earn XLR8 points for our year end awards.
May 30 Tuesday will be the Sailfish Banquet, more details will be posted.
Congratulations Swimmers!! Job well done last weekend. We set lots of Pb’s, broken school records, and met new friends. Thank you parents for your support for this weekends Spring Meet! check out results here:
We have over 320 swimmers competing with some teams coming from out of town. It will definitely be an exciting one!
We are scheduled to warm up at 7am. Please be in school by 6:45am ready to dive in at 7am. Unfortunately if you come in late, you will have to miss warm ups. Program will be posted here for you to print by tomorrow afternoon. There will be no programs for sale, so please print your own copy.
We aim to finish the meet by 2pm on Saturday and 12 noon on Sunday. We will have an open pool fun swim after the last event on Sunday while results are being finalized.