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The Boat Draw is here! Do you have your tickets yet?

Its that time of year again and this year we have a 2015 Alumacraft Dominator Sport 175 package with a 115 Mercury XL 4ST, Shorelandr trailer, Complete canvas package, Minnkota Trolling motor with two RV Batteries and a Hummingbird Depth Finder. For more information on the boat you can visit the Alumacraft website.

swim meets

“Bill Siders” Invitational Meet

UND Pool, Grand Forks, North Dakota Who Is Eligible To Compete? All KSS competitive swimmers are eligible to compete in this swim meet. No meet Qualifying Times. Swimmers can swim up to three Individual Events each day [six events] plus Relays. This swim meet is located in a really good pool just 4 to 4.5…

News for Swim Parents: Guidelines For Going On The Road

Published by The American Swimming Coaches Association Guidelines For Going On The Road, By Coach Jamie Thomas Swim team families look forward to February and March as the championship season.  Travel comes with the territory.  So, whether you’re going to a qualifier or to nationals, you need a plan for going “on the road”.  The length,…

Family Volunteer Tracking Form

The KSS has implemented mandatory volunteer hours for all swimmers.  It is each families responsibility to submit any hours spent volunteering for the club on the KSS Family Volunteer Tracking Form.  Please download the form and fill it in whenever you have hours to submit and drop it off at the office.  We want to…

News for SWIM PARENTS ~ Playing Favourites

Forwarded by Bruce Fisher, Head Coach.  Published by The American Swimming Coaches Association  By John Leonard One day a few years ago, a club board member accused me of “having favorites” on our club team. Several other parent board members nodded their heads in agreement The implication was that this was a terrible sin. When…

NEWS for SWIM Parents ~ Because they must fail

Forwarded from Bruce Fisher, Head Coach ~ Good Information for SWIM PARENTS! Published by The American Swimming Coaches Association Because They MUST Fail Rick Boucher, Head Age Group Coach, STAR Swimming (UB Amherst Site), Amherst, NY With fifteen years of coaching in this sport of swimming, I have come to notice a few things that…

What the Coach Looks For In a Swim Performance

There are many things a coach is looking for in a swim performance.  In general, a coach is looking for these four things:  proper attitude, a best time, proper technique, and winning.  Few swimmers achieve all four aspects in a single race.  When they do, that is a job well done — but it is…