FINAL DRAFT (2/13/18) of OUR Age-Group State INDIVIDUAL EVENT entries is HERE. FINAL DRAFT (2/13/18) of OUR Age-Group State RELAY TEAMS entries is HERE. Please support your fellow relay team members; be early, be ready, don’t miss.
***MEET INFORMATION from the host team for daily heat sheets, psych sheet, timeline (“session report”), event schedule, warm-up/start times, directions, parking, etc. can be found via this link HERE.
PARKING at GA Tech is limited. Click HERE for online reserve parking near the pool.
We are pleased to announce that TYR, U.S.A. is now the newest Marlins partner!
Marlins will seek to ensure that, by December 31 2018, at least ninety percent (90%) of Marlins will be outfitted in a TYR suit and at least fifty (50%) of Marlins are outfitted in TYR warm-ups and bags.
This past Saturday (Sept. 23) Marlins participated in the annual Swim Across America event held through our GA Swimming LSC at Lake Lanier. Marlins SAA swimmers included: Katie Blankinship, Bayne Dotson, Talan Dotson, J.J. Hankins, Jaycee Hoffman, Rose Jones, and Kelci Walsh. “Swim Angels” (swim accompanists) included: Alex Blankinship, Harleigh Mobley, Samantha Mobley, and Malena Hankins. Marlins swimmers raised a total of $4,325 for cancer research.
Find out more about the Swim Across America events and the cause for which they are “making waves to fight cancer.”
Click HERE to link up with Georgia Swim Across America open water events.
Click HERE to link up with National Swim Across America.
All Marlins swimming groups are back this week! Click HEREfor a copy of the MVAC practice schedule.
UPDATE–Yes, we swim Saturdays!
But “heads up!” Watch for this progressive start-back for the competitive groups, this week and following…
Morning practices THIS WEEK (Sept. 5 week) will be held TUESDAY & THURSDAY ONLYat 5:30-7am for the Sr. & Jr. 1 & 2 groups, and 6:30-8am for the Jr. 1 & 2 middle school option. Regular Saturday schedule for all groups.
Morning practices NEXT WEEK (Sept. 11 week) will be held MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, & FRIDAY ONLY at 5:30-7am for the Sr. & Jr. 1 & 2 groups, and 6:30-8am for the Jr. 1 & 2 middle school option. Saturday, regular schedule for all groups.
Sept. 18 week, full double-sessions, including regular Saturday schedule for all groups.
Please click on the link above for the MVAC practice schedule!
August 21–September 1 at MVAC (Mon.-Fri. NO SATURDAYS)
Two Weeks: Dry land & swimming for Senior and Junior levels ONLY.
NO DISCOVERY or DEVELOPMENTAL groups until September 5.
Bring running gear/swimming gear/water
30 min. dry land & 30 min. swimming 4:00 to 5:00pm for Sr groups 5:00 to 6:00pm for Jr groups
NO morning or Saturday morning practices yet…
NO Discovery or Developmental level swimmers on these days
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September 5EVERYONE IS BACK! (Tuesday after Labor Day) DISCOVERY & DEVELOPMENTAL schedule begins Sept. 5. We are back to full schedule for everyone–all levels—everywhere (MVAC & CCAC).
Click HEREto link with regular practice schedules on our web site. Please note that the Cherokee practice schedule is yet to be determined; will be decided based on demand.
Medical Forms: All Marlins are asked to update their medical information for the new season, using the form HERE. Print, fill out, and mail to us at Marietta Marlins, Inc. PO Box 669503, Marietta, GA 30066.
Email & Text Blasts: If YOU are not receiving text & email blasts, or SOMEONE you know is not receiving text & email blasts, please go and urge one another to the website front page and follow instructions. We are also posting recent emails on the website; check the front page of mymariettamarlins.com
All American Swimis the sponsoring vendor for Georgia State Swimming. They are located in the Publix shopping center at Woodstock & King Rds. All American Swimcan fit your swimmers with suits, goggles, and gear.
NEW!We want our Giant, National, and High Performance swimmers to use this pull buoy: the Finis Axis, Dual-Function pull buoy. Buoy can be used as a leg or ankle float; has secure grip texture, assists to work the core and rotation.