Midnight Sun Swim Team News

Robb Coady NOVICE Swim Meet

Saturday, Dec. 1st, 9am

901 Airport Way

Fairbanks, AK

This is the PERFECT meet for new or younger swimmers under the age of 14. Think of it as a great way for both parents and swimmers to learn the swim meet ropes! Be sure and sign up to support this fun NOVICE meet and explore volunteer opportunities during a low-pressure meet.


New Officials will be on deck as they work towards their USA Swimming Officials Certification. If you have questions or are curious about being a USA Swimming Official reach out to Robin Mills (Evelyn's dad) at rmills2112@gmail.com


MSST Christmas Party will immediately follow! So stick around and play!


Volunteer Sign Up HERE:

https://www.teamunify.com/team/asmst/page/betacalendar#/team-events/upcoming/947715

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10U 1st Annual Virtual State Championship

DEADLINE!!! 1st Annual Alaska 10&U State Championship. We encourage all competitive 10&U swimmers to participate in this meet.

This will be a postal meet which means teams/areas across Alaska will run the meet in their own pool and submit results to be combined into one for scores/places.

The deadline to declare your intent for this meet will be November 28, 2018. We hope to see you there!

You can check out Alaska Swimmings Top 10 Swimmers in each age group here:
https://www.teamunify.com/…/UserFil…/File/Top%2010%20SCY.PDF



Note from Coach Angel

MSST Parents and Swimmers,

I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving holiday, and are ready to get back into the swing of things. We have several meets and deadlines coming up, so please pay close attention to the deadlines for intent.

If you know that you are going to be out of town for Christmas, could you please let me know. This will help us with planning, thanks!!!

UPCOMING DATES TO REMEMBER

November 26th: Intent deadline for 10u State Championships

November 28th: Intent deadline for Candy Cane meet

December 1st: Robb Coady Meet/ Team Christmas Party immediately following Hamme pool

December 8th: Candy Cane Meet North Pole pool

December 11th: 10u State champs meet/ Patty Center pool

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WE NEED OFFICALS!

Volunteering as a USA Swimming Meet Official is a great way to get involved with the sport, grow your knowledge of swimming, knock off your volunteer hours and give back to MSST.


The next New Meet Officials Training is

scheduled to begin on

Saturday, December 1st at 9:00 am

and run through the Robb Coady Novice Swimming meet at Hamme Pool.


An Official joins Alaska/USA Swimming as an apprentice who is trained and certified by our Northern Area Aquatics Committee.


If you have questions or are curious about being a USA Swimming Official reach out to Robin Mills (Evelyn's dad) at rmills2112@gmail.com

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2018 IMX Meet in Mesa, Arizona

Shout Out to Sam, Lillie, and Avery for representing MSST at the 2018 Pacific IMX meet in Mesa, Arizona last week! MSST is looking forward to attending this meet next year with even more participation! Set your sights on this meet and others by helping your swimmer set their seasonal goals. You can download goal sheets here or talk with your coach about laying out achievable goals this season.

About the 2018 IMX Meet: Participants must achieve an IMX Score of 1500 in a single season and have swum all required events within the qualifying period; September 1, 2017- October 22, 2018. Scores may be found on the swimmers' deck pass account.

This meet is open to any USA Swimming registered athlete in the following LSCs;

Alaska, Arizona, Central California, Colorado, Hawaii, Inland Empire, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Pacific, Pacific Northwest, San Diego Imperial, Sierra Nevada, Snake River, Southern California, Utah, Wyoming.

So much GRATITUDE for our coaching staff and wonderful volunteer parents and grandparents who put in so many hours to make the MSST Wishbone Meet a success! Many hands make light work and we worked great together this weekend!

So much GRATITUDE for our coaching staff and wonderful volunteer parents and grandparents who put in so many hours to make the MSST Wishbone Meet a success! Many hands make light work and we worked great together this weekend!