Weekly Update May 10th!

Hi Stingrays,

Here is everything you need to know for the upcoming week!

Team Dryland  

Reminder tonight is our first team practice at Memorial Park. All pool practices are cancelled in lieu of team dryland!

Team dryland will be running from 4:00-5:30 pm at Memorial Park with a potluck to follow. Please keep an eye out for our Stingray flag as that will be our meeting spot!

Morning Practices and Masters

Please be advised morning practices will be starting on Tuesday, May 14th and Masters practices will be starting on Monday, May 13th!

Emails from Coach Alexa

Please check that my emails are not going to your SPAM folders as there have been a few instances of this happening over the past 2 weeks.

Time Trials

We will be hosting our annual Time Trials event on Thursday, May 23rd, from 6:00-8:00 pm! Click Here to access the sign-up sheet. The sign up will be closing on Tuesday, May 14th, at 9:30 pm! Please be sure to sign your child up if you plan on attending the event.

We will need parents to come and help us out, so please sign up if you are available – we can’t run the event without you!

There are NO regularly scheduled practices for the afternoon of May 23rd, when Time Trials are taking place, so in order to ensure your child is entered into some events for the afternoon, please sign them up.

Meet Sign-Ups and Icebreaker Sign-up

Are now active and available for you to access! Please note the sign-up deadlines for some of the swim meets, as they are quickly approaching! If you have any questions regarding the sign-up process, please email Coach Alexa at alexa@ladnerstingrays.com. If you have any specific questions pertaining to your child and their ability to compete in a swim meet, please email your child’s coach directly!

Click Here to access our sign-up page!

Sign-up for the Richmond Kigoos Icebreaker will be closing on Friday, May 17th at 9:00 pm!

Kelowna Swim Meet

I am excited to announce that the Stingrays will be attending the Kelowna Ogopogo Invitational Swim Meet on the weekend of July 6th-7th! This away meet is open to the ENTIRE CLUB and the sign-up can be found here.

If you have any questions please email Coach Alexa at alexa@ladnerstingrays.com!

Volunteer Coaches

Calling all volunteer coaches…we will be holding our annual meeting next Wednesday (May 15th) in first 15 minutes of the seniors practice! Please bring your filled out Volunteer Coaching Agreement to the meeting as we will be collecting these forms and discussing how the program will run this summer.

Reminder this weekend are the volunteer clinics and if you would like to be a volunteer coach and have not yet attended a clinic in the past please sign-up by clicking here!

*This program is only available to those swimmers in the senior swim group*

Parent Manual in Mailbox

Attention all Stingray families our summer mailbox has returned! Please frequently have your child check your family folder as this is where you will receive important documents from the club, such as the 2019 Parent Handbook,  as well as ribbons and medals from swim meets.