Weekly News 3/10

Owen Wilcox

Dear NPAC Parents,

WOW! What a weekend for our 10U US swimmers! Fantastic time drops, lots of smiles, and tons of fun was had at the meet this weekend.  We are so proud of all the swimmers who came out this weekend and gave it their all, congrats.  Thank you to all our parent volunteers, we could not have run this meet without you all.  Some big changes to practices so please read all the way through and carefully. 

This week's news 03/10/24-03/16/24:

1.     Swim Practice

a.     Practices are ONLY for swimmers who are attending a US champs meet. This means if you are attending Junior Champs, Silver Champs, Zones, or Seniors you are expected at practice.  All other swimmers have completed their season. 

                                               i.     Navy- there is NO MORE Navy practice.

                                             ii.     White

1.     Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

2.     6:00- 7:15pm

                                           iii.     Columbia

1.     Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

2.     Dryland 6:45-7:15pm- NO DRYLAND for Junior Champs swimmers this week.

3.     Swim 7:15-8:45pm

2.     Diving Practice

a.     Tuesday- 6-8pm

3.     Water Polo Practice

a.     Monday Practice times

1.     Ages 12-14- 6:00-7:15pm

2.     Ages 9-11- 7:15-8:15pm

b.     Wednesday

                                               i.     High School-6:00-7:30

4.     US Swimming Information:

a.     Please check your swimmer's commitment and events for Champs meets! (See the email from Julie Haas from Thursday, 2/22)

b.     Mako June Jamboree Long Course Meet-

                                               i.     Registration due by Tuesday, March 12th

5.Senior Champs

a.Hotel Block Information

i.A block of rooms has been reserved at the Microtel Inn & Suites in Carlisle (under Anne Lao). 

ii.Confirmation # 899583EE018876.

iii.Please reserve rooms by 3 weeks before event.

iv.Room rate $99 per night.

v.Hotel address and phone number- 15 Westminster Dr. Carlisle, PA (717-885-2000)

6.Junior Champs

a.     Junior Champs Families

                                               i.     Please purchase tickets for prelims and finals using this link.  There will be no ticket sales at the door.


b.Link for ordering Junior Champs Jackets


c.The shop has opened back up! The company explained they will run the store in 2-week time frames and will run through the end of March.  Deliveries will not be in for Juniors, but you will still be able to order.

7.Spring Warm-Up

a.We are excited to say Spring Warm-Up will run April 15th-May 31st

b.Registration is coming soon, be on the lookout!

**Joke of the week: Why do swimmers make great detectives?

Answer-  Because they always dive right into the case.

**If your athlete would like to see their joke in the weekly newsletter, please contact Kristen Silverman at [email protected]


Thank you all for your support!  Please reach out with any questions or concerns you are having, and we will do our best to respond ASAP.



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