Green Mountain Swim Team

End Of Season Updates

Congrats to our State Swimmers! We had over 25 Top 5 finishes and 1 Gator Record (13-14 Girls Medley Relay) broken at State. Our Upper Division went especially hard with lots of trashcan throw-up sessions, borrowed tech suits, super hero capes, and supportive relay pump-up sessions. Our team placed 7th overall at State. Great job … Continue reading “End Of Season Updates”

BANQUET + STATE MEET

Week of 7/25 (as we wind down and also ramp up!) Congrats to our League Swimmers! We took 3rd place at League (and most importantly beat the Golden Marlins who took 4th. First place went to 5Parks and second place to AKST) Well done everyone. Summary:Monday: Change in State Meet Practice Times (see below)Wednesday: Team … Continue reading “BANQUET + STATE MEET”

Upper division practice tomorrow

Upper division practice starts at 7am tomorrow. If you are swimming the 400 you can come to the 7, 8 or 9 am practice for a short warm up and some pace work before the race tomorrow night.

League Week (7/18)

League practices start this week. If your swimmer did not qualify, then they will not swim at practice this week. Practice times remain the same. Team Movie Night: We will have an after-hours movie night at the pool on Wednesday 7/20. You can arrive between 8:15-8:30pm. This is a non-swimming event. Blankets, pillows and pajamas … Continue reading “League Week (7/18)”

Last Chance Entries

The preliminary last chance entries are linked here – Entries. Please email ethan.schick@gmail.com for any changes or additions. Entries are due at 4pm.

Last Chance Meet

Entries for the last chance meet are due this afternoon. The last chance meet is for swimmers with a B time trying to make league. Please talk to the coaches at the meet today or email ethan.schick@gmail.com with entries. No late entries will be accepted.

Week of 7/11 (Big Week!!)

It’s a 3-Meet kind of week! Please read through so you know what’s going on. This is our last week of regular practices unless you qualify for League or State.Summary:Monday 7/11 : Start of Gator WeekWednesday 7/13: Intrasquad #3 (plus parent/coaches relay)Saturday 7/16: Dual Meet at GoldenSunday 7/17: Last Chance Meet!Future Planning:Wednesday 7/20: Team Movie … Continue reading “Week of 7/11 (Big Week!!)”

Week of 7/4

Monday 7/4: No practiceSaturday 7/9: Dual Meet at Applewood Knolls Detail Updates:– July 4th: We will not have practice. Enjoy the day!– Parent Volunteers: Thank you so much to those families that have been helping. We still have about one-third of the team that has not stepped up yet. As a reminder, your swimmer is … Continue reading “Week of 7/4”

Swimmers of the Week(s)

The following are the swimmers of the week for the weeks of 6/13 and 6/20. Upper DivisionWeek of 6/13 – Eden Eden is an excellent swimmer, but the quality that impresses the coaches the most, is Eden’s commitment to technique and constant improvement. She always comes to the coaches tent after her races and asks … Continue reading “Swimmers of the Week(s)”

Week of 6/27

Summary:Monday 6/27: REMINDER– upper division practice starts @7amWednesday 6/29: – Pictures & Pancakes- starts at 7:30am– Water World – opens at 10:00amSaturday 7/2: Bye weekend- no meet Details:– Picture Day: please wear your team suit (if you have one). Our photographer-extraordinaire, Alex Hearn., will take a team photo, age division photos and individual photos (if … Continue reading “Week of 6/27”

Ken Caryl Entries

Ken Caryl entries are posted here – Ken Caryl Entries. They should be final, but please double check and direct any questions or comments to ethan.schick@gmail.com before 2pm today. For the most part the coaches spoke with the swimmers who were already qualified and based entries off of those conversations. There were just a few … Continue reading “Ken Caryl Entries”

Week of 6/20 Intrasquad + Invitational Weekend

click here for the full blog address: https://gmstgators.wordpress.com/homepage/ Summary of Next 2 Weeks (so you know what’s coming)Wednesday 6/22: Intrasquad #2Friday/Saturday 6/24-6/25: Ken Caryl InvitationalSunday 6/26: AAC Pentathlon InvitationalMonday 6/27: Upper Division practice starts at 7am (due to long coaching weekend)Wednesday 6/29: Pictures Pancakes and WaterWorldSaturday 7/2: BYE weekend. No meets Details:Intrasquad: all entries are … Continue reading “Week of 6/20 Intrasquad + Invitational Weekend”

We Need Timers!

Attention all Gator parents. We need volunteers for tomorrow! 27 people to be exact. We are short on timers for every shift, as well as other volunteer slots. We will not start the meet until we have filled these slots. If we don’t have volunteers, we don’t have a meet. Please sign up ASAP. It … Continue reading “We Need Timers!”

This Week (6/13)

Wednesday 6/15: Tie-Dye and Ice Cream Social (5:30-7pm)The whole family is welcome. This is a non-swimming event. We will be in the upper grass area with buckets of dye for the team to colorize their gator shirts/tanks/shorts/etc. We will have white gator shirts and tanks to sell, but you are welcome to bring your own. … Continue reading “This Week (6/13)”

Swimmers of the Week

Week of 6/6 Each week the coaches will choose one swimmer from each of the practices to be recognized as the swimmer of the week. Swimmers are chosen each week based on their contributions to the team, including, but not limited to, athletic achievements, sportsmanship, volunteerism, team spirit, and/or creating a positive atmosphere. The swimmers … Continue reading “Swimmers of the Week”

Butterfly Stroke Clinic Tomorrow!

Good afternoon gators! I just sent out an email regarding the Butterfly stroke clinics that are happening tomorrow morning. Please let me know if you have any questions. See you there!!

Gators Stroke Clinics

We are so excited to offer small group swim clinics twice a week! There are 15 available spots for each clinic, the focus changing each week. You will be notified your assigned day of the swim clinic by email. If you have further questions, please ask the coaches! This week’s focus is BUTTERFLY!! 11 & … Continue reading “Gators Stroke Clinics”

Meet Results Posted

Meet results for both Intrasquad #1 (06/01) and GMST v STING (06/04) have been posted along with the latest Top Times report. We are aware of a security issue which currently prevents clicked links on our blog from displaying correctly. While we work to fix this issue you can right-click and open the links in … Continue reading “Meet Results Posted”