Greenville Splash Masters

March News Splash

Attention All Members!

As the largest Masters program in the history of the Upstate, the Greenville Splash is proud to announce we have established an advisory board to help implement our Mission and Vision and achieve new goals for 2016. The Greenville Splash is enthusiastic about moving forward as a great team to even bigger and better heights. Please, reach out to these board members with any suggestions for the future success of your Greenville Splash Masters team.


Meet the Greenville Splash Advisory Board:

Executive Director: Leslie Scott

President: Casey Oliver

Secretary: Carolyn Moore

Membership: Karen Sturgis and Susan DeMere

Communications: Amy Browning

Social Director: Sara Bopp

At Large: Mark Kothe, Janice Hebel


Our first order of business is realizing that to continue the quality of the Greenville Splash Masters team we need to implement annual membership dues. Everyone knows there are costs and expenses related to every business and the Greenville Splash is no different. Some of our expenses include; USMS dues, administration, phones, internet, email service, website hosting & design, marketing/advertising and team expenses. Therefore, we are now implementing a membership drive and requesting annual membership dues of $75.


We ask for your support in being an official member of Greenville Splash. We offer our members several swim facilities to get an awesome workout, the best coaches, team events, open water practices, clinics, and fun social events. Greenville Splash members know how to have a fun time in and out of the water. Please support our fabulous team.


Our annual membership dues are $75 and can be paid online.


We need your support... Don't delay, Join today!


"Make a splash in life, Swim!"

Click here and Join the Greenville Splash today!

Easily pay your Greenville Splash membership dues online

Website has been rebuilt...

We are excited to showcase our new full service website. Learn about the Greenville Splash Masters team history, coaches, workout times, newsletters, calendar of events, how to join and much more.


Visit our website today!
www.greenvillesplash.com

Having way too much fun!

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Upstate Splash

The Upstate Splash 2015 charity inaugural open water swim would not have been an epic success without Greenville Splash as the host. The results from everyone’s contributions have allowed us to partner with two swim facilities, Westside Aquatic Complex and Greenville Kroc Center, opening doors of opportunity to influence over 200 at-risk and underprivileged children in our communities to receive scholarships for free swim lessons. Currently we have reached out to 65 at-risk and underprivileged children whom are enrolled at the Westside Aquatic Complex and are receiving swim lessons. Our vision has now come to fruition and we are not stopping this momentum.


We are very proud to share a few outstanding early announcements for 2016:

1. On February 10th the Upstate Splash has been recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit and all contributions are tax deductible.

2. Olympian Chloe Sutton has joined the Upstate Splash to support our great cause.
On Sunday September 18th, Chloe has offered to lead a Youth & Adult swim clinic at the Greenville Westside Aquatic Complex.

3. 2016 Open Water Swim at Lake Jocassee has been scheduled for Saturday September 17th (Chloe will be attending this event)


We are currently looking for enthusiastic supporters that are willing to be an active board member for the Upstate Splash.
Contact Steven Scott - Executive Director: upstatesplash@gmail.com
Visit our website: www.upstatesplash.org

2016 Upstate Splash Charity Open Water Swim

8 Swimmers Represent at SCY Champs in Myrtle Beach!

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Upcoming Events

March 5-6

Charlotte Sunbelt SCY Meet at Huntersville Family and Fitness Center

Good luck to our athletes: Jerry Anguiano, Sara Bopp, John Coudriet, Susan DeMere, Kacky Elliott, Chris Gibbs, Rick Haverland, Mark Kothe, Will McWhorter, Carolyn Moore, Stephanie Nagele, Kristi Panayotoff, Gretchen Pingley, David Preuninger, Cheryl Quinn, Leslie Scott, Tyler Sites, Nicole Smith, Karen Sturgis, Warren White, Michael Wocker


March 19

The Big 6-0 Saturday Workout and Team Social. Susan DeMere birthday workout

8:00 - 9:30 am at Westside. All swimmers welcome! Non-members pay $7

7:00 pm Dinner at Lazy Goat followed by Live Music at the Blues Boulevard Jazz

300 River St. #203 (Must RSVP to Leslie by March 5)


April 9-10

Dixie Zone SCY Championships in Atlanta, GA


April 14-17

Y Nationals, Sarasota, Fl

Online entries due 3/18
Contact our Social Director Sara Bopp for more info: drsara@charter.net

We have 2 houses reserved. Let us know if you want to join us on this fun trip!

https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=1709&smid=2950


April 28-May 1

USMS Nationals, Greensboro, NC

Online entries due 3/28

Please let Leslie know if you are going. So far the following swimmers are planning to attend: Leah Aragon, Roger Clifton, Susan DeMere, Chris Gibbs, Daniel Hynum, Christina Jeffrey, Carolyn Moore, Pam Morris-Wingerter, Casey Oliver, Kristi Panaytoff, Gretchen Pingley, Leslie Scott, Nicole Smith, Karen Sturgis, Scott Tanner, Warren White

http://www.usms.org/comp/onlineentry.php?MeetID=20160428ramgsaY


May 14

Team Social and Couple's Shower for Stephanie Nagele and Kellan Heatley

At Casey Oliver's home. More info coming soon.


May 20

SC Senior Games, Florence, SC

www.scseniorgames.com


June 4

Low Country Splash 2.4 and 5 Mile Open Water Swim, Charleston, SC

www.lowcountrysplash.com


June 17-19

SC LCM Championships, Greenville, SC at Westside Aquatic Complex

Greenville Splash hosts this event!


Sept 17-18 Greenville Splash Hosts the Upstate Splash

Saturday: Upstate Splash Open Water Charity Swim, Lake Jocassee

Sunday: Swim Clinic with Chloe Sutton at Westside

www.upstatesplash.org

Free Adult Swim Lessons

Know an adult that would like to learn how to swim?


We are excited to share that the Greenville Splash was awarded a grant from the USMS Swimming Saves Lives Foundation to provide free swim lessons for adults.


Spread the word!

Swim lessons will be held at the Salvation Army Kroc Center
May 16, 18, 23, 25, 31 and June 1

Lesson will be taught from 6:30 - 7:15 pm.


Our own Certified Greenville Splash Coaches and Volunteers will provide swim lessons for adults in our community that have a desire to learn how to swim.

We are still looking for a few more volunteers, let Leslie know if you are willing. Please share this information with others.


To share or sign up for the free adult swim lessons, just click on the link below.

Splashing News!

More Workouts

We are adding more workouts all over town!


The Salvation Army Kroc Center is now an official supporter of Greenville Splash! We have on deck coaches MWF 6-7 am.


We have added more workouts at Westside!
Back by popular demand, Coach Gene Magliaro is now coaching Tu and Th 9-10 am.


Please check out our website for complete listing of all workouts and facilities.

See Workouts

Schedule Changes

Westside Aquatic Complex: Pool closed March 5th after 11:00 AM for meet.

Pool will be long course the weekends of 3/11 – 3/13 and then changing to long course all the time starting 3/25.


Kroc Center: No coached practice on Saturday March 5 due to Charlotte meet.

RAFFLE - Name the 6 swimmers below!

Submit by email before midnight March 12th (Eastern time) the correct full names of all six swimmers below, we will put you in a raffle for an opportunity to win a new pair of Sporti S2 (uv shield/anti fog) goggles. Email: greenvillesplash@gmail.com
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It's the big 6-0 swim workout!

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