Greenville Splash

November

Splashing News

Our fabulous triathletes have finished a great season this year! We had so many triathletes set personal goals, personal records and gained victories in remarkable ways. Congratulations to our many swimmers that placed in the South Carolina Triathlon Series! Our workouts are growing strong! Come out and join us if you haven't seen us in awhile. We are always having lots of fun while working hard at workouts. Try a different workout time or coach to mix things up! We have the best coaches in Masters swimming! Caine Halter: MWF 6-7am, M 12-1pm, W 6:30-7:30pmGHS YMCA: MTuTh 5:30-6:30am, MW 6:30-7:30pm, Th 12-1pm, S 8-9am
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Michael Mauhar places 2nd Overall in Open Mens SC Series

Splashing Accomplishments

Spinx Races: 10K overall winner Ginnie Freeman, she is awesome!
1/2 marathon - Andrea Beaver and Craig Coleman are superb
marathon - Melissa Coleman PR's with an incredible 3:42

Chicago Marathon: Cheryl Quinn performs another stellar run in 4:15 and Sonya Shepherd is magnficient in 4:32

San Francisco Nike Womens Marathon: Char Challenger -Smith is exceptional on the hills with a time of 3:35

Rev 3 Triathlon: Brian Norton achieves his first half, Richard Dacey realizes another goal

Hilton Head Triathlon: 1st overall Michael Mauhar, George Manos is exceptional again.

3A State Swim Championships: Cameron Beach places 4th in 50 free 24.57 and 8th 100 free 55.94 for Christ Church High School. We are proud to have Cameron swim with our group. She is first-rate.

New River 50K Run: Tyler Scott crosses this off his bucket list in admirable fashion with a time of 4:50

South Carolina Triathlon Series: 2nd overall Open Male: Michael Mauhar
2nd Master Open Female: Cheryl Quinn (qualifies for Set Up Cup Championship)
Age Group winners: Matthew Allenbrand 10th, Richard Dacey 10th, Franz Honer 8th, Daniel Hynum 7th, Nate Leech 10th, Abby Russell 4th, Jann Stanton 4th, Tom Carroll 7th, Klaus Pless 17th, Stephanie Hance 1st, Anne Depalle 9th, Sonya Shepherd 4th, Andrea Beaver 12th, Jan Garrett 7th

Jimmy Corr completes a life long goal of achieving the dream of finishing the Florida Ironman in exemplary style. Jayson Young also makes another amazing notch in his athletic endeavors by finishing Ironman Florida.

Susan Demere is outstanding with 4 first place finishes at the Patriot Masters Sprint Classic in Washington D.C.

Alexandra North places 13th at the ITU Olympic Distance World Championship in London. She perseveres through 50 degree water and air temps in the 40's. She is an incredible athlete!


Halloween Greenville Splash Style

Coach Mark as Coach Carolyn, "How is everyone feeling?"
Coach Leslie as Coach Tom, "Not enough yardage!"


Upcoming Events

Nov. 9-10 SCM North Carolina Championships, Charlotte, N.C

Nov. 23 5th Annual Thanksgiving Workout 7:00-10:30am at GHS. Start the holiday season with your swimming friends and burn some extra calories. The workout consists of 100x 100's or 75's or 50's. Please RSVP with Leslie if you plan to attend.

Dec. 6-8 SCM South Carolina Championships, Columbia, S.C. So far Carolyn, Susan and Leslie are planning to go on Saturday Dec. 7. There will be a SC LMSC meeting after the events on Saturday. http://www.dixiezone.org/Meets.htm

Dec. 20 Greenville Splash Annual Christmas Party at Carolyn and Rick Moore's Home

Jan. 25-26 SCY Sunbelt Meet, Charlotte N.C. This is our big team event!! Mark your calendar. We won the overall team award last year. Come help us repeat our title! Come for one or both days.

April 10-13 YMCA Nationals, Sarasota, FL. So far we have many swimmers making plans to go. Let Leslie or Sara know if you are interested. Sara is looking for lodging.
http://www.ymcaswimminganddiving.org/displaypage.asp?Cat=2014Masters

October 13 2014 Bermuda Round the Sound. Be thinking about joining us next year for a choice of 10k, 7k, 4k, 2k or .8k
http://www.aquamoonadventures.com/page4.html


Schedule Changes

Wed 11/27 No evening workouts at CH or GHS
Thurs 11/28 Happy Thanksgiving YMCA is closed
Fri 11/29 One workout only at GHS 8-9am Famous Black Friday Special