Click here for the 2012 NCS Zone Team Final Roster
Making the 2012 Olympic Team were these swimmers either from NC or swimming for the LSC UN or for a NC club:
Ricky Berens – Trojan, CA, from Charlotte, 200 free, 800 F/R, 400 F/R
Cullen Jones – MAC, 50 free, 100 free, 400 F/R
Nick Thoman – MAC, 100 back
Charlie Houchin – UN NC (from Raleigh), 800 F/R
Davis Tarwater – MAC, 800 F/R
Lauren Perdue – University of Virginia Aquatics, from Greenville, 800 F/R
Micah Lawrence – MAC, 200 breaststroke
Kara Lynn Joyce – UN NC 50 free
Asst Men’s Coach, David Marsh, MAC
Good luck to these and all members of the 2012 USA Olympic Team. Follow their progress by clicking on the USA Swimming link below:
The YMCA of the Triangle has reserved a small block of rooms with the Wingate by Wyndham at 6155 Corporate Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607 for the Fall House of Delegates Meeting on Sept. 22-23. The hotel is conveniently located near the YOTA headquarters where the meetings will be held. Room rate are $81 per night.
Please make reservations by calling the hotel directly at (919) 847-7383 by 8/22/2012. Please ask for the special group rate as part of YMCA of the Triangle’s North Carolina Swimming House of Delegates Meeting.
The North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet will also be held in Raleigh on Saturday evening, following the HOD meeting. We are negotiating with venues to host the Awards Banquet and hope to have that information available soon. Additional rooms will be reserved at the host hotel when that location is selected. Details on room rates and contact information and the banquet will be posted on the NCS website as soon as the location is finalized.
Here is some information on the Southern Zone Senior Championships
Three NCS swimmers were selected for the Junior Pan Pac Team that will compete in Honolulu, HI, August 23-26th. They are Peter Brumm, Kyle Darmody and Kathleen Baker all of MAC. Congratulations and Good Luck!
Here are the updated North Carolina Swimming Top Ten long course times with results from State Championship meets included.
The Third Annual Western North Carolina Open Water Challenge will be held Saturday morning on September 15 on Moss Lake in Kings Mountain, NC. This annual USAS event is hosted by Sharks Club (SAC). Events on the beach entry and exit, rectangular course include 5K, 3K, 2K and 500M “sprint” sessions. The layout provides an excellent spectator view of the swimmers throughout their Aquatic swim. This meet is a good venue for beginners and experienced distance swimmers and beginners. Campsites adjacent to the course with special swim team rates are available (campsite contact: http://www.cityofkm.com/lakeoffice). Additional meet information is available at www.sharksaquaticclub.com.
Here is information on the 2012 North Carolina Coaches Clinic to be held at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex on Sept. 28-30, 2012.2
Also, here are links to the USA Swimming website with more information on the clinics and a link for online registration.
Hula Ya’LL will be the theme of the 2012 NCS Zone Team as it travels to Texas to represent North Carolina in the Zone Championships. Here are some reminders and information for members of the Zone Team as they prepare for the trip. 2012 NC Swimming Zone Champs Trip Schedule and reminders
Good Luck Zone Team!
Here is the roster of the 2012 NCS Zone Team for 11-12’s and 13-14’s. 15 and overs will be confirmed after NC Senior Champs.