[PacMasterUpdate] Pacific Masters Update, March 13
pacmasterupdate at PacificMasters.org
Mon Mar 14 01:19:31 EST 2005
STRAWBERRY CANYON INVITATIONAL
The Strawberry Canyon Aquatic Masters Invitational Meet will be
Saturday March 19. PreEntries must be received by March 9th.
PACIFIC MASTERS MEETING
The March monthly meeting of the Pacific Masters Swimming Committee
will be this Wednesday, March 16th at Heather Farms meeting room in
The results of the Rinconada Spring meet are posted on the Pacific
Masters web site. Thanks to Jim Shaw, Carol MacPherson, and the
Rinconada Swim team for putting on the meet. Over 200 swimmers
competed at the Rinconada pool.
CHANGE TO PAC MASTERS RULES
The Pacific Masters Committee is considering making a change to the
Guide to Operations in that "All entries must include an entry time.
No Time will be assigned an estimated time." the committee is also
considering if a competitor enters a time that is much." Also if
swimmers enters a seeded event with a time significantly slower than
his recorded time, the meet director may change the seeded time with
a realistic time.
ON YOUR MARK! - STARTS AND TURN CLINIC AT THE OLYMPIC CLUB
Mark your calendars! USMS Coach of the Year Scott Williams of the
Olympic Club will host a clinic to prepare competitors for the
upcoming short course Pacific Championships in April.
The focus will be on starts and turns in the Olympic Club's new
Space is limited to 50 participants.
Clinic Date: Sunday, March 27
Time: 4:00 to 5:30 pm
Location: The Olympic Club, 665 Sutter Street, San Francisco
Make checks payable to Pacific Masters, and send check with a copy of
current USMS registration to:
1 Indian Gulch Rd.
Piedmont, CA 94611
If you provide your phone number with your payment, phone
confirmation of attendance will be made by Friday March 18.
For more information, please contact Leianne at (650)506-3933 or by
email at <mailto:LeianneC at aol.com>LeianneC at aol.com
Thanks to Scott Williams and the Olympic Club for putting this on.
PRELIMINARY SCM TOP TEN
The preliminary SCM top ten is out. Please check it at
Elected Officers and Directors on the USMS Board of Directors ("BOD")
are elected by the members of the House of Delegates at the annual
meetings. The elected BOD positions and their election schedule can
be found in the current USMS Code of Regulations and Rules of
Competition (Articles 505: OFFICERS and 506: BOARD OF DIRECTORS).
Processes for the election are governed by the current version of the
Election Operating Guidelines. Information about the elections is on
the USMS web site
LOOKING FOR GOOD LINKS THAT TELL ABOUT THE SAN FRANCISCO
We are looking for good web links that would tell visitors about the
San Francisco Bay Area. These links would be for the XI FINA World
Masters Championships web site.
please email your suggested links to mailto:links at pacificmasters.org
Thanks for those who have sent in links already
The new USMS magazine for the membership is USMS Swimmer. It will be
out soon. If you wish to read the articles early go to:
Oly Coach Scott Williams has an Training and Technique article on the
Web Workout. Fremont swimmer Marion Briones is the co-webmaster of
the USMS site.
STROKE AND TURN CLINIC IN NEVADA CITY
Here are the directions to the Stroke and Turn Officials Clinic hosted
by the Grass Valley Penguins. Please RSVP to Brian Rhodes at
(530) 265-1559. or E-mail brian.rhodes at co.nevada.ca.us
Meeting Place Nevada County Superintendent of Schools Offices
112 Nevada City Highway
Nevada City, CA 95959
(located on the corner of Ridge Road and Nevada City Highway)
Meeting Time March 23rd, 2005 at 6:30 PM
Have a good week
michael w. moore
michael at mwmoore.org