Here are the meet announcements for Winter Nationals in Knoxville, TN on December 5-7 and Junior Nationals in Greensboro, NC on December 12-14. For more information visit the USA Swimming website under the Events Tab.
Here is a breakdown of some of the highlights of the 2013 North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet sponsored by SPEEDO and the Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance. Click to view a PDF of the Awards Banquet slide show.
Guest Speaker: Olympic Gold Medalist Lauren Perdue
11-12 Female Swimmer of the Year: Madison Homovich – NCAC
11-12 Male Swimmer of the Year: John Healy – TAC
13-14 Female Swimmer of the Year: Madison Homovich – NCAC
13-14 Male Swimmer of the Year: Levente Bathory – EAC
15-16 Female Swimmer of the Year: Kathleen Baker – SwimMAC
15-16 Male Swimmer of the Year: Colin Ellington – YOTA
17-18 Female Swimmer of the Year: Faith Johnson – SwimMAC
17-18 Male Swimmer of the Year: Matthew Josa – SwimMAC
Female Open Water Swimmer of the Year: Ashlyn Butkowski – TAC
Male Open Water Swimmer of the Year: Chip Peterson – NCAC
Team of the Year: SwimMAC Carolina
Willis Casey Award: Micah Lawrence – SwimMAC
Age Group Coach of the Year: Jon Jolley – YSST
Senior Coach of the Year: Casey Charles – ECA
Phillips 66 Service Award: Jonathan Watson – MOR
Andy Craver Determination Award: Elena Williamson – ECA
The following NCS State Championship time standards have been released for both the 14 & Under and Senior Short Course and the 14 & Under and Senior Long Course events.
Legislative Changes from Fall 2013 HOD
Updated North Carolina Swimming Rules and Regulations have been posted under the GOVERNANCE Tab.
Spring 2014 HOD: The Spring 2014 HOD will be held at YOTA Headquarters in Raleigh on April 12-13, 2013. Committee meetings will be held on Saturday and HOD on Sunday. Details to follow.
The following Officials’ Clinics have been cancelled at the HOD this coming weekend:
Saturday (Starter Clinic)
Saturday ( HYTEK/MM Clinic)
Sunday ( Meet Director Clinic)
All other Official’s Clinics will proceed as scheduled.
For those going to the NCS Awards Banquet on Saturday, Sept. 21, here are Google Maps directions to the hotel:
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham/Research Triangle
201 Harrison Oaks Blvd.
Cary, NC 27513
The banquet begins at 6:30 pm and should be over around 9:30.
FREE North Carolina/South Carolina Coaches Clinic
As part of the LCS Shared Services Initiative, North Carolina Swimming and South Carolina Swimming are planning a joint Coaches Clinic on Saturday October 12, 2013 in Columbia, S.C.
An Evening With Sergio Lopez (Head Coach and Director of Competitive Swimming at The Bolles School)
- The Training of Ryan Murphy
- Underwater Work
- Successful Dryland (the difference between girls and boys dryland)
- Questions and answers after each topic.
- Coaches round table discussion with Sergio
When: Saturday, October 12, 2013 (5 pm until finished)
1200 Hampton St Columbia, SC 29201
Rooms have been reserved–use the link below to book your room. Room rate is $119 for 2 doubles or 1 king.
Pizza will be provided.
Start date: 10/12/13
End date: 10/13/13
Last day to book by: 10/1/13
Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
- Columbia Marriott for 119 USD per night
Let Bill Martin email@example.com know by October 1 if you would like to attend (include the number of coaches from you club who will be attending).
Kile Zeller South Carolina Swimming Development Director 404-402-1641 firstname.lastname@example.org