Stingrays Swimming Newsletter

October 29th, 2020

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Thanksgiving Practice Schedule

Check out our Thanksgiving Practice Schedule for all locations below. This schedule takes place Monday November 23rd-Saturday November 28th.
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15 Truths About Swimming

Swimming is a sport like no other. You learn a lot about yourself throughout your years as a swimmer and the sport inherently instills valuable life lessons in you. Even when your time as a competitive swimmer is done, you still continue to learn more about the sport and have time to reflect.

Here are 15 very real and very honest truths about swimming:

SWIM-A-THON DONATIONS

Congratulations to all of the Stingrays Swimmers that participated in the 2020 SWIMATHON last week! You can check out the results HERE


Donations are still open and can be accessed HERE

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Family Commitment Fee

The Swim-A-Thon is a great opportunity to help offset the $150 Family Commitment Fee. Although the commitment charge is mandatory, the Swim-A-Thon gives the swimmer's family the opportunity to defray costs by involving extended family and friends raising money that would otherwise have been a direct charge to the swimmer's family. All funds contributed by the swimmer's family and friends are 100% tax-deductible!



This year, the Family Commitment Fee will be divided into two installments of $75 each (December 1st and January 1st). This will be the case for everyone. If a swimmer registers in December, the commitment charge is $100; in January $75; in February 1st $50; in March $25 which is invoiced on the day they register. Email Billing coachian@stingraysswimming.com for any questions.

Georgia Para-Swimming Opportunities

There are some great opportunities to attend some events for Para-Swimming hosted by Georgia Swimming in the next two months.


They are all being held virtually and contain information for swimmers, parents, officials, and coaches!


If you are interested, all the information can be found HERE

Stingrays Face Masks

If you would like some sweet custom Rays facemasks, we have some limited extra stock. To buy, contact Coach Pike - coachpike@bellsouth.net

Check Out The RAYS Swim Store!

Check out the Stingrays Store to get stocked up on all of your equipment for this season. We also have brand new t-shirt designs available!



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Holiday Break

Mark your calendars!! This year we are planning to take a week off for the holidays from December 21st-28th. This will be a well deserved break after our FAST Championship Meet in December!