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    2018 Registration

    Registration for the 2018 season is coming soon!  Check back to this site for more details!

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    TONIGHT END OF SEASON AWARDS CEREMONY 6pm to 9pm

    Congratulations on a Third Place Victory at Championships CUDAs ~ Results on home page of BriargroveSwimTeam.com and attached.

     

    Join us for the end of Season Exhale

    ALL swimmers, ALL families, tonight is the Night!

    ALL CUDAS receive thier CUDA Trophy and

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    CHAMPIONSHIP MEET | Volunteers | Wear Green | Tacos!

    Tonight is SWAL Championship Meet! See you and swimmers for a 5:15 arrival.

    ALL PARENTS please wear GREEN shirts. Wear your CUDA green and let’s show Southwest Aquatics League a sea of Barracuda victory green tonight. Don’t wear the Bellaire purple, don’t wear Willow blue, wear CUDA Green,

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    UPDATED Pool to School Swim Team Parade TODAY

    ANNUAL Briargrove Barracudas Pool to School Swim Team Parade

    TODAY, Sunday, June 25, 2017

    Parade Leaders and Organizers meet 5:00pm Briargrove Pool

    Parade Starts at 5:20pm

    Team Dinner following Parade at Russo’s New York Pizzeria

    *Corner of Westheimer and Chimney

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    Prelims Tonight | Championships | Awards | Photos

    Prelims Day 2

    TODAY, Tuesday, 7-10 year olds

    @ Willow Pool Located at: 10525 Cliffwood, 77035 *Different Location than Prelims last night

    Arrive at 5:15pm. Meet starts at 6pm.

    *Swimmers from Monday and Tuesday Prelims swim at Wednesday Championship Meet, check results

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    Congrats Cudas! You won tonight!!

    That's what I am talking about!

    Final Dual meet of the season and Briargrove Barracudas coming on strong with a victory over Bellaire tonight!

    Congratulations CUDAS. 

    681 Briargrove Barracudas

    Over

    592 Bellaire Barracudas

     

    Results attached

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    06.23.2017 The Infamous GREEN and WHITE Intra-meet FRIDAY

    Friday, June 23, 2017

    TOMORROW

    The Infamous GREEN and WHITE Intra-meet

    5pm to 8pm

    The Green and White meet is the ‘motivation’ fun team meet of the whole season. ALL Swimmers swim whatever race they want to, all get a Popsicle stick

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    06.22.2017 Brairgrove @ Bellaire Meet TONIGHT

    BRIARGROVE VS. BELLAIRE

    Location: 7001 5th Street, Bellaire, Texas 77401 

    Good morning CUDA families, 

     

    Attached you will find meet entries by name. 

    Volunteers: We still need volunteers! Please contact bgcudas@gmail.com or text 713-385-4169 M to help fill these slots. 

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    2017 Schedule

    Documents

    2017BriargroveBarracudasSummerSchedule.doc
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    06.16.17 TOMORROW 9's and 10's Movie Outing with the Coaches

    TOMORROW, FRIDAY JUNE 16, 2017

    2017 Annual Movie Date with the Coaches

    Caravan with us from the Pool or Drop and Pick Up from the Theater

    CUDA's Age Group 9's and 10's and the Coaches

     

    Timeline:

    12:00 Meet

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    06.15.2017 BG @ Southwest United Dual Meet

    06.15.2017 BG @ Southwest United Dual Meet

     

    3203 Freshmeadows Dr, Houston, TX 77063

    TONIGHT'S MEET:

    * Pool decking is small so Briargrove will will stage in the parking lot: Swimmers Under Team Tents working with their assigned coaches. Parents can set up

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    TONIGHT 06.12.2017_Dual Meet @ Willow Meet entries attached

    06.12.2017_Dual Meet @ Willow  (meet entries attached)

    TONIGHT

    • 3:30PM Coaches and Tents Arrive at Willow

    • 4:00PM Arrival for 6 and Under

    • 5:30PM Arrival 7 and Up

    • Willow Pool Address: 10525 Cliffwood Drive, 77035

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    06.12.2017_Entries and Need Volunteers

    What is my swimmer swimming on Monday? Great Question, look on the top left side of our Website for Entries *Also attached here as a PDF for easy download. 

    WE HAVE MODIFIED VOLUNTEER SESSION TIMES TO HONOR YOUR SCHEDULES - because the shifts are shorter there are more

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    2nd Place Victory! SWIMMER RESULTS a few requests

    GREAT JOB AT THE MEET YESTERDAY CUDAS!

    Congratulations Cudas on a Second Place Victory at West University Rain and All!!

    Please see RESULTS on our home page under links (top left of site) *Screen Shot attached to show you where to look on the site. *PDF

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    What is my child swimming? How did my child do?

    What is my child swimming at the meet tonight?

    Be a parent who reads and is in the 'know' - ENTRIES are on the home page of the website under links as are RESULTS. You can follow along all season. www.BriargroveSwimTeam.com

    How did my child do

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    06.05.2017_Tri Meet @ West University

    Monday, June 5, 2017

    Tri Meet @ West University

    West University Place Recreation Center

    4210 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77025

     

    Practice as Usual: Monday-Friday AM 8am to 11am including meet days

    *swimmers rest in the afternoon and

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    06.03.2017 Entries 10 and Under Meet

    What is my child swimming today?

    So glad you asked, please see Event List attached (and also on Website under Links - top left side of Home Page)

    Feel free to print or save to your Mobile device to refer to your swimmers race entries. 

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    06.3.2019 10 and Under Meet TOMORROW 7am Arrival

    CUDA Fams:

    10 and Under Meet TOMORROW 7am Arrival (Meet should take three hours to complete) - Willow Pool Address: 10525 Cliffwood Drive, 77035

    Parking | Pool | List of Events

    Per Southwest Aquatics League: We will have the  meet

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    KICK OFF PARTY TODAY | TEAM PHOTOS

    KICK OFF PARTY TODAY 4PM - 8PM

    HERE IS YOUR CHECKLIST

    INDIVIDUAL AND TEAM PHOTOS

    YES, I understand Individual Swimmer Photos Start at 4:00

    YES, I understand Cuda Team Photos will start at 5:15 and will take about 40 Minutes

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    05.29 No practice today and Team Reminders

     

    05.29.2017

    NO PRACTICE Today ~ Happy Memorial Day!

    Morning Practices begin Tomorrow

     

    Additional Cuda Reminders:

    Wednesday’s in June

    Stroke and Quality Control clinics after Wednesday practices. Coaches will practice with our swimmers focusing on

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    Cuda Cafe!

    Greetings parents!  

    Re: CUDA Cafe at our BG Pool Clubhouse:

    My name is Luba Kabatsky, my son Sammy K. is one of the Cuda helper coaches on our team.  We love the Cudas and would love to raise as much money as we can for

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    THIS week - Time Trials and Mock Meet

    Hello Cuda Parents:

    TIME TRIALS AND MOCK MEETS - THIS WEEK

    This week all CUDA swimmers will be timed on Wednesday 5/24 and Thursday 5/25. Please plan for your child to attend both days. This is needed for seed times for Meet Entries and events.

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    5.18 - TEAM SWIM SUITS ON SALE AT PRACTICES TODAY!

    GET TO THE POOL AND BUY YOUR TEAM SUIT TODAY!

    Q. Can’t wait to be in our Team Swim Suit, when is that?

    TODAY and swimmers MUST be in Team Suit for all meets! No exceptions. 

    May 18

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    Required Team Suits Sold at Pool Tomorrow 5/18

    Cuda Fams:

    We are in week (3) of Summer Swim Season, it goes by fast!

    Reminders, Updates and Answers to Questions:

    Q. Can’t wait to be in our Team Swim Suit, when is that?

    This Thursday and swimmers MUST be in Team

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    Summer Swim Season starts TODAY, MONDAY, MAY 1!

    Summer Swim Season starts TODAY!

    MONDAY, MAY 1

    BRIARGROVE POOL, 2600 BRIARGROVE

    All Swimmers come in Swim Suit, bring towel and goggles.

    MAY PRACTICE SCHEDULE

    • 4:00-4:30    6 and Under (session 1)

    • 4:30-5:00  

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    2017 CUDA Manual Attached

    2017 CUDA MANUAL

    2017 CUDA MANUAL is an easy 10 page read and can be found as an attachment here, and also on our website. NEW Parents please read through in detail. 

    REMINDER: Please scan/photo swimmer Health Insurance front and back, and

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    What is the CUDA 411?

    What is the CUDA 411 Registration Gathering on April 9, 2017?

    Cuda 411 is a formal introduction of all CUDA coaches to all parents so you know who is teaching your children.

    Cuda 411 is an overall information meeting for the parents while the kids swim. Bring

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    To answer a few popular questions.....

    Questions and Answers

    To answer a few popular questions:

    Q: My child has Camp in June.

    A: You can can swim your child earlier for the week of your child's camp if needed. We intentionally placed the 7 & 8 June practice early, so

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    Pass the Word

    Veteran CUDA Fams:

    Will you please forward the registration email to your kids schools? Instead of Flyers to promote CUDA's I would like our CUDA moms and dads to invite their groups; PTO, schools, scouts, church groups, etc. to join in the fun. Cut and paste from the content below. 

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    2017 BRIARGROVE BARRACUDA SWIM TEAM REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

    2017 BRIARGROVE BARRACUDA SWIM TEAM REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

    CLICK LINK IN YOUR EMAIL TO REGISTER ONLINE

    *Through the link included the email sent to you registration information will be pre-filled so that you simply need to update any changes and then complete the payment section.

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    Get Ready!!

    Parents - Consider pre-season Streamline program @ Dad's Club. It is a good way to get swimmers a head start advance of swim team.

    If you need more info please go to Dad's Club website. http://www.dadsclub-swimteam.com/
    STREAMLINE 2017
    March 20 - April 27
    250.00

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    Special Skill | Projects Volunteer

    We like to CUDA CUDA

    Do you prefer a volunteer spot that uses your special skill or is more projects related versus serving at a swim meet?

    Go to Calendar, scroll over to April 10 and click the V for opportunities on the April 9 CUDA 411 for

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    Congrats Cudas!!! We are winners!

    CUDAS, 

    Our first season in the Southwest Aquatic League has come to a close. In last night's championship meet, we took home the THIRD PLACE team banner!!! Four our first year, this was a great accomplishment and we should all be very excited. Below you will find a…

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    CUDA END OF SEASON BANQUET TONIGHT - 6pm to 9pm

    Join us for the end of Season Exhale

    ALL swimmers, ALL families, tonight is the Night!

    ALL CUDAS receive a Trophy, and Team Photos.

     

    A star studded CUDA celebration – dress in your Lights, Cameras CUDAS Hollywood celebratory party wear 

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    Speak Kind Words and Carry a Big Stick...2016 Championships

    Dear parents, 

    I typed a very informative email that ended up getting deleted before I hit send. As it is now 5am, I will not be retyping that entire email. There will be two parts to this email: the informative (this part got deleted) and the heartfelt (this…

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    Rain Delay

    Good afternoon Cuda people, 

    Prelims Day 2 has been postponed for an hour. Our warm-ups will be at 6:45pm. The meet will begin at 7pm. ALL cudas please arrive at 6:15pm. 

    We will keep you posted on facebook and through email if we end up cancelling…

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    More about Prelims

    Cuda parents, 

    I am resending the email from last night because many people said they didn't get it. I am also going to tell you about the rain plans for today. As of now, the meet at the West U Recreation Center is STILL ON! This is technically an…

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    More about Prelims

    Cuda parents, 

    I am resending the email from last night because many people said they didn't get it. I am also going to tell you about the rain plans for today. As of now, the meet at the West U Recreation Center is STILL ON! This is technically an…

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    What you need to know about Prelims

    Gooooooodddd Morning Cuda parents, 

     

    I'm going to apologize now for the length of this email but I realize that there are many things I have forgotten to mention AND, of course, we have some changes that you need to be aware of concerning our prelims schedule. Please…

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    Parade and Prelims

    Good afternoon Cuda parents and Happy Sunday,

    Parade: 

    Remember that the parade is today starting at 5:20pm! Wear your best Hollywood outfits/accessories, Cuda green, white, and blue, or your Briargrove Swim Team shirt. See the attached flyer for the parade route and the meeting spots for the various age groups. Post-parade the…

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    The week ahead

    Good morning Cuda parents, 

    I need your help to provide RSVPs for your children so that we can have a very successful championship meet! We have already beaten 2 out of the 4 teams and I would love to continue our success. If you child is NOT swimming

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    Green and White MEET Tonight!

    Thanks to our very own Ferrara's who own Amalfi and donated pizza for tonight.

    Concessions will be serving (1) slice of Pizza with a $1.00 Drink Purchase from the the Window in the Clubhouse. Cuda Cafe will be selling candy in the Club House. Bring your bills!

    Thank our Cap

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    V is for VICTORY!

    Briargrove Barracudas... 

     

    It is my great pleasure to inform you that we came away from our tri-meet against Bellaire and Southwest United as VICTORS!!!! THIS IS A HUGE DEAL AND I COULDN'T BE MORE PROUD OF OUR SWIMMERS!!!! Attached you will find the meet results from…

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    06.21.2016 Meet still on....

    So far meet is still on.

     

    Here is the lane breakdown:

    Lanes 1 & 2 - Briargrove

    Lanes 3 & 4  - Bellaire

    Lanes 5 & 6 - SWU

     

    6 and under warm-up at 4:45

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    The upcoming week

    Good evening Cuda parents,

    Let me start by saying... HAPPY FATHER'S DAY to all our Cuda dads!!!! The coaches appreciate you and we hope you enjoyed your special day!

    Updates for this week: 

    1. There is NO practice tomorrow, June 20th, because the pool…

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    Congrats Cudas!

    Good evening (or morning) Cuda parents, 

    Here is your update on tonight's meet. The Cudas came away with a victory over the Southwest United Team!!! Woot Woot Party! See the attached results file for specific results for all swimmers. 

      Final Scores
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    SWU vs. BGST Dual Meet_June 16th

    Hello Cuda parents, 

    I hope everyone is excited about today's dual meet against the Southwest United Team.  Attached you will find the meet program and the entries sheet with all the names of the swimmers attending tonight's meet. 

    Volunteers: Southwest United will be giving a meeting 5…

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    06.16.2016 BG @ Southwest United Dual Meet

    06.16.2016 BG @ Southwest United Dual Meet

    NUMBER WRITING IN AM @Briargrove Pool

    * Coaches will be writing events on Swimmers Thursday AM from 11am to Noon at Briargrove Pool instead of normally schedule practices. 

    06.16.2016 BG vs. Southwest United Volunteer Meeting 

    Christie Vaclavik from

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    Results from Willow Meet on Homepage under Links (Top Left)

    Congratulations on a Second Place win at Willow CUDAS!

    Results from Willow Meet on Homepage under Links (Top Left) 

    Go To: www.BriargroveSwimTeam.com

    Also Attached

    Documents

    06.13.2016 BG @ Willow Results
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    06.13.2016 Meet Entries BG vs. Willow

    Thanks for your patience as we get our CUDA groove on in Meet Entries.

    Please feel free to pull this up on your mobile so you know what your kids are swimming in today's meet. 

    Two PDF's are attached: Meet Entries Alpha Order and Meet Entries

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    06.13.2016_BG @ Willow

    06.13.2016_Tri Meet @ Willow  (meet entries to follow)

     

    MONDAY AM

    06.13.2016 - Monday - 11am to Noon at the Briargrove Pool - Coaches will be at our pool to write numbers and events on swimmers arms and GIVE OUT SWIM CAPS. Parents can

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    06.13.2016 - Monday - 11am to Noon at the Briargrove Pool

    CUDA Fams:

    06.13.2016_Tri Meet @ Willow  (meet details and entries to follow)

    MONDAY AM

    06.13.2016 - Monday - 11am to Noon at the Briargrove Pool - Coaches will be at our pool to write numbers and events on swimmers arms. Parents can ask Coach

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    06.11.2016 Relay Meet SEE ATTACHMENTS

    Please print and/or read in detail to be in the Relay CUDA 'Know'

    *All Races Subject to Change, proof your swimmers race and let Coach Jordan know any updates tonight, nothing worse than a no show Cuda and three other Cuda's left in tears. If you are on the

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    Relay Meet Details

    Please print and/or read in detail to be in the Relay CUDA 'Know'

    *All Races Subject to Change, proof your swimmers race and let Coach Jordan know any updates tonight, nothing worse than a no show Cuda and three other Cuda's left in tears. If you are

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    Relay Meet Details

    Please print and or read in detail to be in the Relay CUDA 'Know'

    *All Races Subject to Change, pending last minute swimmer adds or changes....proof your swimmers race and let Coach Jordan know any updates tonight, nothing worse than a no show Cuda and three other Cuda's

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    06.09.2016 Kick Off Party | Photos | Tees

    CUDA Fams

    06.09.2016 KICK OFF PARTY TODAY 4PM - 8PM

    INDIVIDUAL AND TEAM PHOTOS

    Individual Photos Start at 5:15

    Team Photos will start at 6:00 and will take about 40 Minutes

    Individual Photos will continue after Team Photos

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    2016 Briargrove @ West University Results and Reminders

    Congratulations Briargrove on a 2nd Place win @West University

    Swimmer times and places can be found on www.BriargroveSwimTeam.com website homepage under Links: See 2016 Briargrove @ West University for Results or Click Here to Download. Results will be posted at practice, *Also attached.

    Please RSVP for

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    GREAT First Tri Meet | Yes Practice & RSVP for Sat Relay Mee

    GREAT job on our first Tri Meet in our New League

    More swimmers swam across all teams in 4 hours what used to take almost 8 hours in our previous league AND we'll only get stronger, more organized and more balanced on how to staff the volunteers. Well

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    06.06.2016 Tri Meet @West Univerity

    Monday, June 6, 2016

    Tri Meet @ West University

    West University Rec Center

    4210 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77025

    No Swim Practices on Meet Monday

    Meet Timeline

    4:00 6 and Under Arrival 5:30 7
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    06.04.2016 Thunder and lightning is shutting down our meet

    6:22am

    League President just canceled the meet for today due to Thunder and Lighting in the area.

    See you for Monday's meet, weather for Monday looks promising. 

     

    Email BGCudas@gmail.com with any questions or updates. 

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    10 and Under Meet TOMORROW 7am Arrival

    CUDA Fams:

    10 and Under Meet TOMORROW 7am Arrival

    Parking | Pool | List of Events

    Per Southwest Aquatics League: We will have the  meet as long as it is not pouring rain or lightning is  a  hazard. SWAL will send out and email

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    Re-scheduling tonight's Kick Off Party to NXT Thursday

    Cuda Fams:

    Looks like another band of heavy rain to hit around 3PM through 11PM. 80-90%. 👎

    We are Re-scheduling tonight's Kick Off Party to exactly one week from today

    NEW DATE June 9 

    Thursday

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    06.02.2016 MORNING PRACTICES NOW CANCELLED

    MORNING PRACTICES NOW CANCELED

    We can 'see it' so we are fleeing it, we can 'hear it' so we are clearing it. AM PRACTICES CANCELED.

    The National Lightning Safety Institute’s safety slogan regarding swimming during storms is, "If you can see it,

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    06.02.2016 Kick Off Party TOMORROW & Team Photos

    Lights, Cameras, CUDAS

    Kick-off Party | 4pm - 8pm

     

    Cuda Families, please bring baked goodies to the Kick Off party for dessert.

    Cookies, Brownies or any kind of individual treat.

    Please email Ashley Peterson at ashleyvpetersen@yahoo.com to

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    Please RSVP for every meet whether yes but especially if no!

    CALLING ALL RSVP’S NOW

    Please RSVP for every meet whether yes but especially if no!

    1. Click on Swim Meets on the top of the home page when the list of the meets comes up

    2. Click the RSVP button to the right

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    05.27.2016 Practices Cancelled

    **Today - 05.27.2016 Practices Cancelled**

     

    Due to visibility (or lack there of) plus a little thunder is causing us to cancel all Briargrove Barracuda practices today, Friday, May 27, 2016. Have a safe holiday weekend!

    See you for Tuesday morning practices.

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    Texas Swim Shop is here until 6pm today..

    Texas Swim Shop is here until 6pm today..

    YES, we are a GO for swim suit sales at the Pool today!

    *YES this is a NEW Swim suit year for ALL swimmers to buy new suits to be in CUDA Uniform.

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    Yes, we are a go for Swim Suit Sales at the Pool

    Just talked with Susan Matherne from Texas Swim Shop

    and she says, YES, we are a GO for swim suit sales at the Pool today!"

    *YES this is a NEW Swim suit year for ALL swimmers to buy new suits to be in CUDA Uniform.

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    *Required Team Suits Sold Today at all Practices

    Texas Swim Shop 

    will be at ALL Practices TODAY Thursday, 05/19/2016

    selling our Required Team Suit for All Barracuda Swimmers

     

    Bring check or cash (only) and shop at any of our Practices today

    Texas Swim Shop sizes your swimmer

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    Suits | Schedule and Answers

    Cuda Fams:

    Today begins week (3) of Summer Swim League, it goes by fast!

    Reminders, Updates and Answers to Questions:

    Q. What do AM practices look like and when do they begin?
    Morning Practices Begin May 31, 2016
    Briargrove Pool, 2600 Briargrove
    8:00

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    2016 Summer Swim Season starts TOMORROW!

    We Kick off our 2016 Summer Swim Season TOMORROW!

    MONDAY, MAY 2

    BRIARGROVE POOL, 2600 BRIARGROVE

    All Swimmers come in Swim Suit, bring towel and goggles please label all. 

    MAY Practice Schedule

    • 4:00-4:30 6 and Under (session 1)

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    Please RSVP for all Meets and Events and UPDATE as needed

    CALLING ALL RSVP’S NOW (also found on page 7 in Team Manual on website under Handbook, also attached)

    Please RSVP for every meet whether yes but especially if no!

    1. Click on Swim Meets on the top of the home page when the list of

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    See you TODAY at the CUDA 411 *See Attachments

    See you TODAY at the CUDA 411

    YES please register online before Cuda 411

    log on to www.BriargroveSwimTeam.com. 

     

    What happens at the CUDA 411?

    Meet the Coaches!

    Parent Q & A | Registration Payments collected | Cuda

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    04.10.2016 CUDA 411 | Swimmer Insurance

    Cuda 411 Party

    (Registration Payments collected | Cuda Handbook Review | Chairperson Meeting)

    Sunday, April 10, 2016

    5:00-8:00pm

    Briargrove Pool, 2600 Briargrove, Houston, Texas 77057

     

    Please scan/photo swimmer Health Insurance front and back, and

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    Registration Invitation

    2016 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN

    2016 Briargrove Barracuda Summer Swim Season is here!

    We are set to answer ALL your questions regarding our NEW League at the CUDA 411 Informational Party at the Briargrove Pool, 2600 Briargrove on 4/10/2016. 

    We concluded 2015 as Champions

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    Congratulations CUDAS_VICTORY End of Season Party TONIGHT

    Congratulations to ALL CUDAS

    ALL CUDAS receive their Trophy, Team Photos, and Party Favor.

     

    Join us for the end of Season Exhale

    ALL swimmers, ALL families, tonight is the Night!

     

    A magical CUDA celebration – dress in your

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    Your Shift Lead Well Go Cudas

    6/27/15 7:30 Championships Alternate (See Volunteer Coordinator) 1 VOLUNTEER NEEDED    
    6/27/15 7:30 Championships Alternate (See Volunteer Coordinator) 1 VOLUNTEER NEEDED    
    6/27/15 Championships Awards
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    Championships

    Thank you for volunteering today.

    Please work especially hard to be kind to our competitors today as Briargrove has a chance of winning today so competitive spirits are high and we want to represent and lead well.

    Meet starts at 9am, you need to arrive by…

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    BGCudas Championships

    Good Evening Cuda Families,

    Congratulations to all who swam today! Everyone swam their hearts out and we are so proud! Attached are the results from preliminaries for 10&unders and 11&ups. If your child placed in the top 7, then he/she MUST be at Championships tomorrow morning 6/27 at

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    Are you swimming at Championships?

    Dear Cuda parents of the 10 and under swimmers, 

     

    This is the results list for the morning shift of prelims. If your child placed in the top 7 then he/she MUST be at Championships tomorrow morning! All swimmers need to arrive by 7:45am!!! Additionally, there…

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    Prelims | Parking and Meet Entries

    MEET ENTRIES

    Please see attached your swimmers races, feel free to write races on their hands in Sharpies and please make sure all swimmers check in with Coaches upon arrival.

    PRELIMS

    Tomorrow is the League Preliminaries and it will be an EARLY start for

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    Timers Needed | Timers Needed | Timers Needed

    Cuda Team | Cuda Proud | Cuda Timers | Cudas to the Rescue | Cuda Need | Cuda HELP

     

    Cuda Fams ~ Most important two meets of the grand finale of our season are upon us.

    We are in desperate need of timers for both shifts tomorrow. 

    Please

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    Annual Parade See you at 5pm TODAY

    DID YOU PRINT THE ATTACHED PARADE FLYER FOR YOUR NEIGHBOR? 

    ARE YOU IN YOUR GREEN AND WHITE?

     

    Annual Pool to School | Swim Team Parade 

    TODAY ~ Thursday, June 25, 2015

    Parade Leaders meet 5:00pm @ Briargrove Pool |

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    12 volunteer spots need to be filled Friday

    Hi Cuda parents, 

    we are in significant need for the preliminaries Friday. We need two mother hens, a runner, and nine timer positions. If you can help, please go on to the Briargrove Barracuda website and sign up for a position or let me know at bgcudas@gmail.com if you…

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    #Boom

     Dear cuda families, 

     

    Tonight was a BIG night for the Briargrove Barracudas!!!! Together we worked hard and swam our absolute fastest to defeat the Ashford Whales!!! The final score was BG-335 and Ashford-326. It was a tough fight and EVERY RACE MATTERED! Coach Meredith and I

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    Practices | Strategy (PLEASE READ)

    All

    Team Rep Downs Deering put a lot of info on Facebook that you can read and view, reinforcing what our Cudas need to be learning and fine tuning. Check out the videos here: https://www.facebook.com/briargrove.barracudas

    COACHES | PARENTS

    1. ALL COACHES Please 'like' the CUDA Facebook page
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    Green and White Meet Details | Results from SB | REMINDERS

    THIS THURSDAY ~ Green and White Meet ~ 5pm to 8pm​

    The Green and White meet is the ‘motivation’ fun team meet of the whole season. It functions like the eight and under meet. Swimmers swim whatever race they want to, all get a Popsicle stick at the end of each

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    Green and White Meet Volunteers needed

    If you have a shift to complete or just want to help we need you at our infamous GREEN and WHITE meet THIS Thursday.

    Here is your Green and White Committee please feel free to sign up for open spots through the website or email BGCudas@Gmail.com

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    06.15.2015 Briargrove vs. Southbriar Meet Reminders

     

    DUAL MEET

    Briargrove Barracudas vs. Southbriar Barracudas (Click for Driving Directions)

    WEAR YOUR CUDA GREEN!

     

    PARKING

    ONLY officials with parking passes will be allowed in to the lot. Please make sure you respect the “NO

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    06.13.2015 Relay Meet Information

    Good afternoon Cuda families!

    This email will be long but it will contain ALL the information about the relay meet on SATURDAY, JUNE 13th! Please read to the bottom!

    Location: Lamar High School Natatorium

    Team's base camp: the area furthest from the parking lot…

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    BGCudas 6/8 Dual Meet @ Villagers- Parking Info

    ***SEE YOU AT THE DUAL MEET AGAINST VILLAGERS TODAY***

     

    ATTN CUDAS: 

    Parking in the Villagers neighborhood swimming pool lot is restricted to meet officials with parking passes during the meets. These lots are small and space is reserved for officials that conduct the…

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    Swim meet TODAY!

    ***SEE YOU AT THE DUAL MEET AGAINST VILLAGERS TODAY***

    Villagers 11352 Lakeside Place Drive (Corner of Hayes and Lakeside Place)

     

    Relays: if your RSVP said YES there is a possibility that your child is in a relay! You do not want to

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    Swim meet TODAY!

    ***SEE YOU AT THE DUAL MEET AGAINST VILLAGERS TODAY***

    ****NOTE SCHEDULE UPDATE TO MEET AT VILLAGERS*****

    Villagers 11352 Lakeside Place Drive​

    (Corner of Hayes and Lakeside Place Drive)

    Parents, if your RSVP said YES then there is a possibility that your

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    Judges for today

    Good Morning!

     

    Just a reminder that we will see you at the pool for your volunteer shift today!  It is going to be a great meet!

     

    Thank you for being there for us!

     

    Mike

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    BGCudas 6/8 Dual Meet @ Villagers 11352 Lakeside Place Drive

    ***SEE YOU AT THE DUAL MEET AGAINST VILLAGERS ON MONDAY***

    ***NOTE SCHEDULE UPDATE TO MEET AT VILLAGERS THIS MONDAY***

    Address: 11352 Lakeside Place Drive

    Swimmers are to arrive at 1:30 pm

    Thank you and see you all tomorrow! 

     

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    6/8 Dual Meet @ Villagers 11352 Lakeside Place Drive​

    ***SEE YOU AT THE DUAL MEET AGAINST VILLAGERS ON MONDAY***

    ****NOTE SCHEDULE UPDATE TO MEET AT VILLAGERS THIS MONDAY*****

    Villagers 11352 Lakeside Place Drive​

    Q and A the CUDAway

    Great Questions Families, thank you for the Cuda inquires

    Answers,

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    Dessert and Team Photos for THURSDAY 6/4_KICK OFF PARTY

    Barracuda Rumble in the CUDA Jungle

    Kick-off Party is HERE! | 4pm - 8pm | THIS Thursday 6/4/2015

    Baker's Wanted - ‘Cuda Families, please bring baked goodies to the Kick Off party for dessert. Cookies, Brownies or any kind of individual treat are needed to

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    PDF of June Meets and Activities attached

    CUDA Fams:

    A PDF of June Meets and Activities is attached​:  

    Print and hang this on your bulletin board and stay current on all June meets, eats and activities.

    June is fast and furious, a few reminders:

    1. !!RSVP FOR ALL

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    CALLING ALL CUDA RSVP’S NOW

    CALLING ALL CUDA RSVP’S NOW

    Please RSVP for every meet whether yes but especially if no!

    1. Click on Swim Meets on the top of the home page when the list of the meets comes up

    2. Click the RSVP button to the

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    2015 SWIM TEAM SUIT PURCHASES TODAY Rain or Shine

    Rain or Shine TODAY Rain or Shine TODAY Rain or Shine TODAY Rain or Shine TODAY Rain or Shine

    ****It's Retail Therapy Thursday at the Pool****

    2015 SWIM TEAM SUIT PURCHASES

    3:30 - 6:30 @ our Pool Texas Swim Shop will be

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    ALL SWIMMERS MUST BE IN 2015 TEAM SUIT_sold at pool tomorrow

    ****It's Retail Therapy Thursday at the Pool****

    TEAM SUIT PURCHASES

     

    Texas Swim Shop at all Practices selling Team Suits, Goggles and more (Caps provided later)

    TOMORROW Thursday, May 21, 2015

    @ ALL Practices

    Texas Swim Shop requests

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    5/12 - We are Here and we Are Clear

    We are Here and we Are Clear | Bring your Cuda to the Pool

    Weather Policy Ongoing Always | Rain or Shine we meet at the Pool

    Part of getting the most out of swimming is having full knowledge of water safety,

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    Rain or Shine we meet at the Pool always

    Rain or Shine we meet at the Pool always

    #DryLandDrills #StayStrongCudas #TeamBuildingUnderPavilion

    Part of getting the most out of swimming is having full knowledge of water safety, which includes proper procedures for inclement weather, especially during rain and storms.

    The National Lightning Safety Institute’s

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    2015 Rumble in the CUDA Jungle_PRACTICES BEGIN TOMORROW

    CUDAS get wet tomorrow as we kick off our 2015 Rumble in the CUDA Jungle Season.

    See Practice Schedule to arrive at your scheduled age group time.

    Swimmers practice in swimsuits, goggles and swim caps of their own.

    Parents sit at tables on grass or under Pavilion

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    Rain or Shine CUDA 411 | Registration Party Today

    TODAY Rain or Shine CUDA 411 | Registration Party

    Meet the Team Reps and Coaches | Make Payments | Announcements and Q & A

     

    See you at the Briargrove Pool TODAY 5pm - 7pm

    ​5pm Registration and Payments | 6pm Meet the Coaches and

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    THIS Sunday - CUDA 411 @ Briargrove Pool 5pm to 7pm

    Cuda 411 Party

    THIS Sunday, April 13, 2015 | 5pm– 7pm

    Welcome new families | All Team First Swim of the Season

    Register or update registrations  | Committee Meetings | Submit cash or check Payments

    411 Q and A Session

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    Q:What will the 2015 Cuda Season hold for our CUDAS?

    Q:What will the 2015 Cuda Season hold for our CUDAS?

    Great Question, here is a Message from one of our amazing CUDA Team Representatives overseeing coaches, practices and meet entries ~ Mr. Downs Deering, Thanks Downs!

    Team Barracuda –

             

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    2015 NEW Swim Suit

    As you take care of your 2015 Registration @ www.BriargroveSwimTeam.com

    Many of you have been asking if this is a "NEW" suit year, and the answer is YES!

     

    Every 2 years the suit is retired from the vendor and new versions of suits

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    Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration is Open!

     Briargrove Barracudas

    SWIM TEAM

    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard

    WANTS YOU!

    This is our Briargrove Neighborhood Swim Team, It is a community thing.

    Swimmers ages 4-18 years are welcome

     

    The CUDA

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    Confirmation of Chair and Lead Volunteer Postions

    Hey Cuda friends and family!

    Your 2014 Survey responses included a suggestion that previous year Chairmen and Lead Volunteers be offered a PRE-Season Opportunity to Keep or Release their previous year position.

    GREAT Idea!

    Please click the link and find your name in Alpha

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    End of Season Survey | Donations | Coaching

    Cuda Families and Swimmers.

    Thank you for another successful season. As we wrap up the summer we would love your feedback on our 2014 season and input as we begin planning for next year. If you would like a specific role next year and want to request that

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    R. Scott Jackson Photography Westside Swim League Galleries

    Hi Everyone, 

    Our amazing friend and photographer finished uploading all of the action photos taken this summer at the dual meets and Championships. The direct link below will take you to ALL of the swim galleries from this season as well as others dating back to 2009.

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    Congratulations CUDAS on 2nd | End of Season Party TONIGHT

    Congratulations to ALL CUDAS and ALL CUDAS get a trophy TONIGHT!

     

    Join us for the end of Season Exhale

    ALL swimmers, ALL families, tonight is the Night!

     

    A magical peace, love and CUDA celebration – dress in your hippest celebratory

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    Championship Meet @ Southbriar - Qualified Cudas attached

    Congratulations to Qualified CUDAS

    Reflected on the attached list with events per swimmer below each name

    Individual Races Swimmers 1-6 will compete | Swimmers 7 and 8 are alternates and should attend

    Relay Races Swimmers 1-4 will compete | Swimmers 5 and 6 are

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    Cars, Candy, Cudas, Oh My...See you in a few for THE PARADE!

    Cars Decorated? Candy in the Car to toss? Cuda Pal gift ready? Peace Love and Cuda wear on? Cool!

    ANNUAL POOL TO THE SCHOOL CUDA PARADE

    Thursday, June 26, 2014

    Parade Leaders and Organizers meet 5:00pm Briargrove Pool

    Parade Starts at 5:30pm

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    A Note from Coach Jordan and Parade Flyer attached

    Hello Parents,

    This week is a very exciting week for our CUDAS!

    ---Thursday is the neighborhood parade and team dinner at Fuzzys.

    ---Friday is Prelims, where swimmers qualify for Championships.

    ---Saturday is Championships, the Westside Swim League parade, and the end of the…

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    Ashford vs. Briargrove Dual Meet Photos

    Cuda Fam, 

     

    Our friend, Scott Jackson finished uploading all of the action photos that taken at the Ashford vs. Briargrove swim meet.  Here is a direct link to all the photos. 

    Ashford vs. Briargrove Dual Meet Photos 

    Most of

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    6/25 Swim On see you at the Pool

    Good to start remainder of practices. Coaches are at the pool ready for swimmers. 

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    6/25 Canceling 6 and Under

    Watching the Weather, we are Canceling 6 and under today 6/25, Next decision at 8:15 for balance of practices. 

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    Volunteers Needed | Go to the Calendar at Briargroveswimteam

    VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

    *3 Shifts | Commitments to Volunteer per family is the Cuda Commitment

    We have a lot of shifts still needed for Volunteers Thursday | Friday | Saturday AM and Saturday PM

    Please sign up today!

    Families not meeting the *3

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    Annual Pool to the School Parade | Tees Tees Yes Please

    Annual BG Swim Team Parade

    Looking for a fun way to fulfill your volunteer shifts for swim team? 

    Come help with the parade!

    We need parents to shoe polish Cuda cars, make yard signs to alert the neighborhood of the parade, decorate posters for the

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    Results from tonight and MOVIE for tomorrow after Practice

    Results from Briargrove vs Ashford are Posted on our Website

    Ashford Score 383 to Briargrove Score 276

    Go to Briargroveswimteam.org | Look Under Links and Select File name: 2014 Briargrove @ Ashford Results 6-23-2014

     

    06.24.2014, Tuesday Movie

    9 &

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    Ashford Meet Today ~ Weather Delay

    WEATHER DELAY ~ Instead of 1:30 we are looking at a 2:15 arrival and start to allow the weather to pass ~
     

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    GREEN AND WHITE MEET | FUN FOR ALL!

    Green and White Meet

    6-19-14 | 5pm to 9pm

    The Green and White meet is the ‘motivation’ fun team meet of the whole season. It functions like the eight and under meet. Swimmers will partake in freestyle and backstroke racing, all get a popsicle stick at the

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    CUDA Team | Meet Tomorrow | Relay Confirmations | Relay Win

    To ensure the CUDA Way | Our CUDA T*E*A*M

    ~ TOGETHER * EVERYONE * ACHIEVES * MORE ~

    Cuda moms train your CUDA how to be on the TEAM!

    See Attached Meet Entries for Briargrove @ Villagers tomorrow 6-16-2014, also

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    2014 Relay Invitational Meet_Program

    Attached please find the 2014 Relay Invitational Meet Program for your review with all updated changes. 

     

    Best wishes for a great 2014 Relay Invitational Meet.

     

    ~Don't forget Concession Cash~

     

    Your CUDA family,

     

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    CUDA_Pals and Pairs

    Greetings, BG Cudas swim team parent!

    Most of you got a flier from me about our “Cudas Pals” program and most of your kids drew names.  I apologize, but I have discovered that some kids have been drawing names of swimmers who aren’t on the team anymore…so, I…

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    Relay Swimmers_Counting on Your Cuda!

    If your Cuda Swimmer's name is on this List we are counting on your CUDA to be present and represent!

    IF there is a change in your plans we have to know today by 2pm.

    REMEMBER YOUR RELAY TEAM COUNTS ON YOUR CUDA ~ ONE CUDA OUT

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    RELAY MEET | CONCESSIONS | PAIRS AND PALS | RSVPS

    RELAY MEET

    Q. Is my swimmer 'invited' to swim in the Relay Invitational Meet this weekend?

    A. CHECK YOUR EMAIL for confirmed swimmers for Relay Meet, Coaches are finalizing and will email later today!

    SWIMMERS ARRIVE 7AM | WARM UP 7:45AM | MEET

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    Weather and Dining

    Hello Cuda Parents,

    Summer in Houston brings the chance for inclement weather.  THE MEETS WILL GO ON AS SCHEDULED.  If there is thunder or lightening, the meet is delayed for 20 minutes.  This may go on for multiple delays if the weather stays in the area.  We do…

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    Volunteers Needed for Meet TOMORROW

    Cuda Fam:

    If you have not fulfilled your required three volunteer shift obligation here are opportunities needed for TOMORROW'S Meet. You may click the V box on the calendar at Briargroveswimteam.com and select your shift OR email us back and we'll plug your name in for you.

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    First Dual Meet at Southbriar Pool Monday June 9

    Hello Cuda Parents,

    Our first dual meet of the season will be held at the Southbriar Pool located at 1708 Crystal Hills Dr, Houston, TX 77077.  Arrival time is 1:30pm.  You must be there at 1:30 so that all of the swimmers can get their events

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    TONIGHT Team Photos | Desserts Needed | Concessions Upcoming

    CUDA Fams

    Be in the Know

    163 Swimmers | 3 Team Reps

    This IS our Line of Communication with YOU

    READ, read and re-read

    KICK OFF PARTY TODAY | HERE IS YOUR CHECKLIST

     

    INDIVIDUAL AND

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    Please see attached our Photo timeline and the order form.

    Team Photos are Thursday, see attached timeline for flow of Photos and be in the know.

    Also see the attached order form for any additional items you may want. All families will receive:

    • 1 8x10 group photo

    • 1 5x7 individual photo

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    Kick Off Committee Requesting Sweets

    Tis the Season to Read, Read and Read

    Your KICK OFF Party Committee is sending Sweet Requests your Way, see below:

    Cuda Parents!!

    I know it seems like swim team started a month ago, but it’s not official until we’ve had a party!!  The

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    RSVP for All Meets please, here is how...

    TO RSVP

    First, as much as it seems logical, DO NOT GO TO THE SIGN IN LINK ON THE UPPER RIGHT OF THE PAGE.

    To RSVP to a meet, click on Swim Meets on the top of the home page when the listing of the meets

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    05.27|28|29, 2014 - Cuda Time Trials are VERY IMPORTANT

    Cuda Family and Cuda Parents:

    Reminder – Cuda Time Trials are VERY IMPORTANT and will take place on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at each practice, where our coaches will time your swimmers for seed times.

    We are aware that it is supposed to rain every single…

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    Memorial Day | Time Trials | Wednesday Clinics | Team Photos

    05.26.2014

    NO PRACTICE on Monday ~ Happy Memorial Day!

    Normal afternoon practices resume Tuesday.

     

    Additional Cuda Reminders:

    05.27-05.29.2014

    CUDA time trials, be sure you are at practice for these days - Coaches will time all swimmers for

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    Week 1 and 2 are complete ~ we invite all Parents to retreat

    The Coaches have cleared the Pool Decks

    SAFETY FIRST

    Swimmer Focused | Eyes on Pool | No Distractions

    Week 1 and 2 are complete ~ we invite all Parents to retreat

    All Parents can View swimmers from the Pavilion or the Grass

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    05.20.2014 - Swim Suit Sale at all Tuesday Practices bring $

    Texas Swim Shop

    will be at ALL Practices TOMORROW Tuesday, 5/20/14 

    selling our Required Team Suit for All Barracuda Swimmers

    Our Team Suit for 2013 and 2014 (we buy new suits every ODD year)

    is Speedo Primal Splash Green - See Photo

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    CUDAS Practice starts tomorrow 05.05.14

    See All Cudas tomorrow at the Pool!

    MAY PRACTICE SCHEDULE

    In May we practice every day after school and as soon as school is out we have early AM practices for June on all days except swim meet days and holidays.

    We encourage kids

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    Action Photos

    Hello Cuda Fans,

    Hope you are enjoying the remainder of your summer!

    You probably saw Scott Jackson, who took our team and individual pictures, at the pool for the meet against Ashford and then at Prelims and Championships.  Below is a message from him on how to access…

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    Survey | Trophies | Medals and Ribbons | Pics

     

    We would love your feedback and value your input.
     
     
    Trophies
    Q. Did my child get a trophy?
    A. Yes, every Cuda earned a trophy with their name on it. If you
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    TONIGHT_A magical color palooza celebration

    Congratulations to ALL CUDAS and ALL CUDA get a trophy TONIGHT!
     
    Join us for the end of Season Exhale
    ALL swimmers, ALL families, tonight is the Night!
     
    A magical color palooza celebrationdress in your brightest celebratory colors and celebrate the close
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    DON'T MAKE ME PUT ON MY ANGRY EYES!!

    Do you know what Disney movie that quote is from?? If you don't know, find me tomorrow and I will tell you-if you fill one of the 'volunteer needed' positions for tomorrows CHAMPIONSHIP meet!!

    Here are a couple of other things you may not know...

    -That you can actually…

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    Congratulations to Qualified CUDAS

    Congratulations to Qualified CUDAS
    reflected on the attached list with events per swimmer below each name.
    Individual Races Swimmers 1-6 will compete | Swimmers 7 and 8 are alternates and should attend
    Relay Races Swimmers 1-4 will compete | Swimmers 5 and 6 are alternates and
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    GUESS WHAT I NEED??!!

    Hey Cuda Parents,  The Championship Meet for the 2013 swim season is tomorrow-YEA!!! AND I still need 2 timers for the meet tomorrow.  I also need 2 people to help out with awards and a mother hen. This is the easiest and most exciting meet to work.  If you are…

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    Volunteer reminder for CHAMPIONSHIPS

    CUDA PARENTS,

      Thank you so much for volunteering to work a shift during the championship meet-you all get front row seats!!!!  If you can not make it because you have been abducted by aliens then please have the said aliens send me an email or a text me…

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    Timers Needed for 1st shift tomorrow

    OK-we're almost there.  I still need two timers for tomorrow 1st shift!!  Who's in????

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    VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED FOR PRELIMS

    Good afternoon Cuda Parents,

      The Preliminary Meet is TOMORROW and we are still in need of several volunteers!!!!  We still need at LEAST 6 more shifts filled.  The more important shifts that NEED to be filled are 4 MOTHER HENS-2 per shift/ TIMER-1st shift/ RUNNER-2nd shift.  Please email me…

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    Swimmers Entered into Preliminaries

    As not all swimmers were qualified to swim in Preliminaries, please review the attached listing of swimmers entered into tomorrow's preliminaries.

    Good luck tomorrow - swim hard!

    Documents

    BG prelims entries
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    Preliminaries Timeline and Logistics

     Hello Cuda Fans,

    Tomorrow is the League Preliminaries and it will be an EARLY start for most of us.  The meet is divided into 2 sessions: 10 and Under and 11 and Up.  The first session (10 and Under) starts at 8am after warm-ups and the league parade

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    ANNUAL POOL TO THE SCHOOL CUDA PARADE

    Annual BG Swim Team Parade
     
    Briargrove Barracudas
    ANNUAL POOL TO THE SCHOOL CUDA PARADE
    Thursday, June 27, 2013
    Meet at 5:00pm
    Parade Starts at 5:30pm
    Team Dinner following Parade at Fuzzy’s
     
    Where do we meet?
    11 and Ups
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    VOLUNTEERS NEEDE FOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

    Cuda Parents, 

       We need several volunteers for the Championship meet on Saturday.  You can still volunteer to work a shift even if your swimmer is not swimming!!  This meet is one of the easiest to work because it goes by at a fast pace since there is only…

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    Volunteer reminder for Championships

    Thank you for volunteering to work a shift during the championship meet.  Warm ups will start at 8am.  Please check in with me when you arrive.  Email or text me to let me know you received this and will be there to work your shift.  Thanks, Pam

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    Volunteer reminder for Prelims

    Hello Cuda parents,

      If you are receiving this then you have volunteered to cover a shift during our prelim meet on Friday-Thank you!!!!  Please double check the volunteer list if you do not remember what you signed up for.  The prelim meets runs a little different than other…

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    VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for Prelims on Friday

    Cuda Parents, 

      We are in need of several volunteers for both sessions on Friday.  The younger groups (6 and unders/7-8/9-10) will swim at 8am in session 1.  The older swimmers (11 and up) will swim at 2pm in session 2. If you have not fulfilled your volunteer obligation…

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    It's Time to Disney - Important Final Week Information

    Hello Parents,
     
    This week is a very exciting week for our CUDAS!
    ---Thursday is the neighborhood parade and team dinner at Fuzzys.
    ---Friday is Prelims, where swimmers qualify for Championships.
    ---Saturday is Championships, the Westside Swim League parade, and the end of the season banquet.
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    Timer 1st shift needed for tomorrow

    Just had someone cancel for timer first shift-can anyone do it??  Just add your name to the volunteer list if you are able to cover this shift.  Thanks, Pam

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    Volunteer reminder for 6/24 swim meet-Ashford

    Cuda Parents, 

    Thank you for volunteering to work a shift at our last dual meet tomorrow.  Please check the website if you do not remember what you signed up for.  If you are not able to work your shift please try to find a replacement and let me know…

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    Mother Hen needed for 6/24

    Heelo Cuda Parents, 

      Tomorrow is the last dual meet and we are in need of two more volunteers.  If you are able to be the Mother Hen (line up the swimmers in order according to the heat sheet)  during 2nd shift please add your name to the list. …

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    Volunteers needed for tonight

    Good Morning All, 

    We need a volunteer to help with set up and take down for the Green and White meet tonight.  If you are able to help out please let me know and/or just add your name to the volunteer list.  Thanks, Pam

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    Important Reminders

    Hello Cuda Fans,
     
    The season is rocking along and we want to continue our momentum of success with a few reminders:
     
    First, the coaches have asked that you please check your RSVP's.  The upcoming Dual Meet on Monday is a very important meet and…
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    VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED TODAY-Swim Meet 6/17

    Hello All,  We are still in need of a scorer for 1st shift today!!!  If you have not fulfilled your volunteer obligation please consider working this shift!!!  We really need your help!!  Please email ASAP if you are able to cover this shift!!! Thanks to everyone that has volunteered to…

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    Briargrove vs Villagers 6-17-2013

    Hi Cuda fans,

    Great win at the Relay Meet on Saturday.  It is the first time that anyone in the League can remember Briargrove bringing the trophy home.  Well done swimmers and coaches!

    Today's meet is at Villagers and the meet program is posted on our website.  Click…

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    VOLUNTEERS NEEDED TODAY-Swim Meet 6/17

    Good Morning Cuda Parents,

      We are still in need of several postions to be covered for todays meet.  I need 2 positions covered during 1st shift and 1 2nd shift position covered.  PLEASE let me know if you are able to cover any of these shifts.  Thank you…

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    6/17 Swim Meet volunteer reminder

    Volunteers,  If you have not already done so, please email me to let me know that you will be at the meet ready to work the shift you signed up for.  Thanks, Pam

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    6/17 Swim Meet volunteer reminder

    Cuda Parents, 

      Thank you for voluteering to work a shift at the upcoming meet.  Please double check the volunteer list on the swim team web site if you do not remember what you signed up for.  Please send me an email to me (kpmiller.family@yahoo.com) to let me know:

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    Volunteers Needed-swim meet 6/17

    Cuda Parents,

      We are in need of a few  more volunteers for the upcoming swim meet (6/17).  Please log on and check the list of volunteers for  Monday and add yourself to the list if you are able to work a shift.  Congrats to all our Cuda swimmers…

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    Relay Meet Participants - Important - Please Read!

    Hello Cuda Fans,

    We are off to a great start!  Congratulations to all of the swimmers in our first dual meet.
     
    As you may know, the Relay Meet is a bit different from a normal dual meet.  Our coaches have done their best within the
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    Website 'log on' instrctions

    If you are having trouble logging in to the website please read:

     

    1) Do not try to use the Sign In in the upper right.  That is for administrators of the website only.

    2) If you have tried to RSVP or Volunteer and it says you…

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    Please let us know

    Hello Cudas (and former Cuda families)

    In order to continue our use of the Briargrove Barracuda website and start this season's registration, we moved all families over from last year's team.  We don't want to keep bothering you with our team correspondence if you are no longer on the…

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    Volunteers Needed-Relay meet

    Cuda Parents,

    We are in need of 3 more volunteers for the upcoming relay meet on Saturday.  If you have not fulfilled your volunteer obligation please consider signing up for one of the vacant shifts.  Please check the website for the open positions.  You can add your name to…

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    Volunteer reminder-Relay meet

    Cuda Parents, 

         Thank you for volunteering to work a shift at the Relay meet this Saturday.  Please check in with me when you arrive.  If you are not able to work the shift you signed up for please try to find a replacement for your shift.  If you…

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    Calling all Concessions | and Concession Cash

    Call for CUDA Concessions for Saturday’s RELAY Meet

    Briargrove hosts Saturday’s RELAY meet and part of that is concessions.
     
    This is a call for Cuda Concession donations please.
     
    Please drop put donations in the Lifeguard office to your left when
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    Answers | Reminders | FYI's for our CUDA Family

     

    Q and A the CUDAway
    Great Questions Families, thank you for the Cuda inquires
    Answers, reminders, and FYI’s below
     
    Where do we set up and sit?
    CUDAs must make home base inside or near the Cuda team tents. Mom’s under tents listen
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    6/10 Swim Meet volunteer reminder

    Cuda Parents,

      Thanks again for volunteering to work a shift at tomorrows meet!!  Please remember to check in with me when you get there-I will be next to the 'Volunteer Check-In' sign.  My cell # is 281-520-9514 if you should need to get a hold of me.  Thanks…

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    Volunteers Needed!!!

    Cuda Parents, 

      We are in need of parents to now cover 2 shifts!!  We need 2 volunteers for the first shift.  Please help if you are able to work thiese shifts!!   Thank you, Pam

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    Is your swimmer available for the next meet?

    Hey Cuda Fans,

    Tomorrow, Saturday, June 8, is our 8 and Under Meet.  All swimmers that can swim the length of the pool unassisted will be entered into at least one event.  The meet starts at 9, but it is important that you arrive by 8am so that your…

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    Timer needed for 6/10 swim meet

    Cuda Parents,

      We are in need of one more timer/second shift  for Monday's meet.  If you are still in need of a shift to fulfill your volunteer commitment please sign up via the website for the available  timer shift. Thank you, Pam

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    6/10 Swim Meet volunteer reminder

    Hello Cuda Parents-Thank you for signing up to work a shift at the meet on Monday.  If you do not remember what shift or time you signed up for just log onto the Cuda website and click on the 'V' next to 6/10 meet.  When you arrive at the meet…

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    Brownies | Judging and Photos...oh my

    KICK OFF PARTY CALL FOR BROWNIES

    ·        Kick off Team would like to show off your dessert skills for Thursday’s Kick off Party: Please email Cheri Fama cherif@johndaugherty.com if you can bring dessert; brownies, cookies, and blondies. Kick off team is also requesting one large ice filled cooler
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    Swim Meet Volunteer NEEDED

    Parents,

      We are still in need of someone to help with awards this Saturday at the 8 and under meet.  This is a VERY easy job-the kiddos will be given a stick with the color ribbon they are to receive.  They will hand you the stick and all…

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    Swim Meet Volunteer Reminder

    Swim Team Parents, 

      Thank you for signing up to work a volunteer shift this Saturday at the 8 and under meet.  If you are not able to work your shift please try to find a replacement for your shift and let me know ASAP- kpmiller.family@yahoo.com  Thanks again for…

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    Judges Training and Documents

    Hi All:
     
    My apologies for not getting this out to you prior to our first meeting last night.  New Judges attend (2) of the three scheduled judging clinics, returning Judges attend (1).
     
    Thank you for being a part of our Summer Fun League as…
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    CALL FOR JUDGES | TRAINING | Q & A

    Hi Parents,
     
    Looking to fulfill your volunteer commitment and want to have the best "seat" in the house at our swim meets?  We have six returning Swim Team Judges, two new judges and we still need more. Are you the next CUDA judge?
     
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    How to RSVP

    Hi Cuda fans,

    To RSVP to a meet, click on Swim Meets on the top of the home page, when the listing of the meets comes up, click the RSVP button to the right of the meet for which you are responding.  You will get the message “You must

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    Cuda Reminders

    CUDAS News Week of 06.03.2013

    06.03.2013 and 06.04.2013 Monday and Tuesday
    CUDA time trials, be sure you are at practice for these days - Coaches will time all swimmers for 'seed' times in to our first few meets until swimmers have official meet times. This will also
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    Swim Clinic June 2 Important Information

    Hello Registrants,

    The Breakout Olympic Swim Clinic has been rescheduled for Sunday, June 2 at the ASHFORD WHALES pool (12550 Westella Dr, Houston, TX 77077). Registration and autographs will begin at 3 pm, and the clinic will be from 3:30-6:30, rain or shine. 

    I received conflict replies…

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    Clinic Rescheduled for June 2

    The Breakout Olympic Swim Clinic has been rescheduled for Sunday, June 2 at the ASHFORD WHALES pool. Registration and autographs will begin at 3 pm, and the clinic will be from 3:30-6:30, rain or shine. 

    Please let us know whether your registered swimmer(s) can attend as soon as possible…

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    Olympic Swim Clinic Cancelled for tomorrow

     All,

    Due to the weather and potential weather tomorrow specifically, the Olympic Swim Clinic has been cancelled for tomorrow.

    My apologies for the mass email, but wanted to make sure that everyone was aware and we didn't miss anyone.

    Cheers,

    Jeff

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    Olympic Swim Clinic Cancelled for tomorrow

    Hi Parents,

    See below from Lisa Fikes.

    All -

     
    Sean and I have been in contact all day long regarding what to do about tomorrow's clinic. Due to the 50% chance of rain and the concern that Josh might not even be able to make…
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    Olympic Swim Clinic Participants

    Hi all,

    Listed below are those registered for the Olympic Swim Clinic on Saturday.   Attached is the registration form that has all of the details.  The League already has all of the t-shirt sizes and swimmer registration from your registration with Lisa Fikes.  If you have not yet…

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    Swim Suit Fitting and Purchase TODAY Cash or Check ONLY

    Hi all,

    Just a reminder that Texas Swim Shop will be at the pool today from 4-6pm for swimsuit fittings and purchases. 
    Every 2 years the suit is retired from the vendor and new versions of suits would not be available to keep our team in uniform – so every…

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    Practice is ON! for Friday May 3

     Hi Parents,

    While the air is chilly, the pool is not, and the sun is out, so we will have practice as scheduled.  Swimmers that came yesterday enjoyed the added benefit of lower swimmer-to-coach ratios.  Be sure to have a towel/cover-up ready when they get done with their practice…

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    BREAKout! Olympic Swim Clinic registration still open

    Hello Parents,

    There are three spots remaining for the clinic on 5/11.  Email your desire to register to Lisa Fikes (email below).  You will make a check payable to Briargrove Swim Team in the amount of $40 per swimmer.

    If you have signed up (see Breakout Swim Clinic…

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    Chairperson Meeting Volunteers

    Hello folks,

    FYI, there is not a chairperson meeting today.  The reason it is on the calendar was a work-around in making the positions available for sign-up.  Please organize your meetings and planning as you see fit relative to the timing of your events.

    Please let us know…

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    Briargrove Barracuda Swim Suit 2013

     Texas Swim shop will be here on 5/7 to do swim suit fittings and sales. NEW suit for all swimmers this year! 

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    Cuda 411 Party on Sunday 4/28 at 5pm

    Reminder to join us for
    Cuda 411 Party
    (Formally Registration Party)
    Sunday, April 28, 2013
    5:00-7:00pm
    Briargrove Pool
    2600 Briargrove, Houston, Texas 77057
    Please bring Copy of Health Insurance and Registration Payment | Swimsuit and towel
    Meet the Coaches | See the
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    BREAKout! file links

     Hi all,

    Please go to the website http://briargrovecudas.swim-team.us/ and go to the Top News Item section to access the links to documents for the Breakout Swim Clinic.

    Cheers,

    Jeff

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    BREAKout! Olympic Swim Clinic registrations as of 4/11

    If you have signed up (see Breakout Swim Clinic Registration pdf), fill out the attached registration form (5 11 13 Houston TX MOO BOSC flier davis pdf) and give it to Jeff Fetzer or Cynthia Wenz at the Cuda 411 along with a check made out to Briargrove Swim Team…

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    Reminder - Register Today for Swim Team and Clinic

    Hello Parents,
     
    Swim team registration is open online at briargrovecudas.swim-team.us/.  Also, the deadline for the Olympic swim clinic has been extended to Sunday, but the event is filling up and goes to swimmers on a first-come, first serve basis. Here is more information, in case you…
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    BREAKout! Olympic Swim Clinic

    Hello Parents,

    Want to meet an Olympic swimmer and learn swim tips from him? 

    The Westside swim league is exploring the possibility of hosting a summer league BREAKout! Swim Clinic on the morning of May 11. It's a 2.5 hour clinic run by an Olympic swimmer,…

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    Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration is Open!

     Briargrove Barracudas

    SWIM TEAM
    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard
    WANTS YOU!
    This is our Briargrove Neighborhood Swim Team
    It is a community thing.
     
    Swimmers ages 4-18 years are welcome
     
    The CUDA Swim Season
    Practices:
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    2013 Briargrove Barracuda Schedule

    2013 Briargrove Barracuda Schedule

    all GREEN events at our Briargrove Pool

     
    February 16    Online Registration Opens
    April 28           Cuda 411 | Registration Party, Payment and Volunteer Confirmation
    May 1-31        Afternoon Practices
    June 6            Kick Off Party and Team Photos
    June 7-28
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    Have a great Back to School CUDAs

     

    Have a great Back to School CUDAs
     
    Coaches and Future Coaches
    Consider First Aid and CPR before next swim season.

    Parents and Grandparents
    Consider what Cuda Volunteer position is calling your name for CUDA2013.

    All
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    See you at the Awards Ceremony and Championship Banquet

    CUDAS
    Great job today at Championships!
    Everyone swam their hardest and we are so proud of each one of you!
     
    See you at the Awards Ceremony and Championship Banquet Tonight.
    Awards Announced, Medals, and trophies to Swimmers, Spirit Awards and MORE!
     
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    Help!!

    We just had a last minute cancelation for Mother Hen-Galina Klosel is sick and can not make it tomorrow.  Is there anyone that is signed up for 2nd shift willing to take this on??  Please let me know ASAP if you can help us out!!  Thanks, Pam

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    Also...

    If you are signed up for 2nd shift we will be using you as a back up in case we have a 'no show'.  Thanks!!

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    Championship Meet 6/30-Volunteer reminder

    Hello Cuda Parents,  I think you all know the drill by now.  If you are receiving this it is because you have signed up to work the meet tomorrow.  Please be there by 8:30 AM!!!  Meet will start at 9AM.  PLEASE come check in with me when you arrive-I will…

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    CUDA Qualifiers

    Congratulations CUDAS!
    If your name is on the list below BE there or BE square!
    No Shows NOT allowed.
    8am 8am 8am 8am 8am 8am
    Arrive by 8am
    Oh and did we say arrive by 8am?!?
    Wear your Cuda Circus Wear and bring
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    CUDA Qualifiers arrive by 8am!

    Congratulations CUDAS!
    If your name is on the list below BE there or BE square!
    No Shows NOT allowed.
    8am 8am 8am 8am 8am 8am
    Arrive by 8am
    Oh and did we say arrive by 8am?!?
    Wear your Cuda Circus Wear and bring
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    CUDA Qualifiers arrive by 8am!

    Congratulations CUDAS!
    If your name is on the list below BE there or BE square!
    No Shows NOT allowed.
    8am 8am 8am 8am 8am 8am
    Arrive by 8am
    Oh and did we say arrive by 8am?!?
    Wear your Cuda Circus Wear and bring
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    Prelim swim meet-Volunteer reminder

    Good evening Cuda Parents,  This is a reminder that you are working a shift tomorrow at the meet.  Please check in with me when you arrive.  I will be near the 'Volunteer Check-in' sign.  If you are working 1st shift please be there by 7:30am (UUGH!!!)  if you are working…

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    Parade Plan B (if necessary)

    Fighting  Briargrove Barracudas are not afraid of getting wet are we? Well, we do need to make sure everyone is safe going into Prelims tomorrow. So, if it is hard rain and/or lightening at 5:30, the caravan will all head to the school and we will parade and party under the pavilion. Light

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    Shhhhh, It's a Surprise for Sean!

    Hey Team,

     
    We thought that it would be a special gift for our departing Head Coach, Sean Horacek, to have each swimmer write him a note – “Swim Team Inspirations and Memories for Sean”.  They can write anything they would like (e.g. fun memory, favorite advice, what…
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    Prelim Volunteer Opportunities

    Cuda Parents, 

     
    Prelims are fast approaching and we still need a couple volunteer shifts filled for Friday.  We need 1 runner for the morning shift and 1 scorer for the afternoon shift.   All shifts for Saturday have been filled.   Please contact me if you can volunteer for
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    Championship Meet 6/30-Volunteer reminder

    Thank you for volunteering to work a shift during the Championship Meet on Saturday 6/30.   There will only be 1 shift on Saturday.  If you signed up to work the 2nd shift we will be using you as a back up in case somebody signed up for 1st shift is…

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    Championship Meet 6/30-Volunteer reminder

    Thank you for volunteering to work a shift during the Championship meet on saturday 6/30.  Some of you have signed up to work the 2nd shift.  However, there will only be one shift on Saturday, unless you are the 2nd shift awards person-we still need you!!  Please check in with…

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    Volunteer reminder #1 for 6/29

    Thank you for volunteering to work a shift at the upcoming swim meet on 6/29.  If you have signed up for 1st shift please be there by 7:30 AM (meet starts at 8:00am).  If you have signed up for 2nd shift please be there no later than 1:30 pm (meet…

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    Volunteers needed this weekend

     

    Good Evening Cuda Parents, 
     Swim team is winding down, but we still have a few volunteer opportunities available.  If you still do not have your 3 volunteer shifts checked off please consider volunteering for one of the following shifts:
    • 1 timer needed for 1st…
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    Barracuda Parade Thrusday

    Briargrove Barracudas
    ANNUAL POOL TO THE SCHOOL CUDA PARADE
    Thursday, June 28, 2012
    Meet at 5:00pm
    Parade Starts at 5:30pm
    Team Dinner following Parade at Fuzzy’s (on Westheimer at Fondren)
     
    Where do we meet?
    11 and Ups - Coaches, and calling
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    Annual BG Swim Team Parade

    Annual BG Swim Team Parade
     
    Briargrove Barracudas
    ANNUAL POOL TO THE SCHOOL CUDA PARADE
    Thursday, June 28, 2012
    Meet at 5:00pm
    Parade Starts at 5:30pm
    Team Dinner following Parade at Fuzzy’s
     
    Where do we meet?
    11 and Ups
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    Swim Team Practice This Week

    No practice TOMORROW Monday, June 25

    Being at remaining practices next week is very important (Tues, Wed and Thurs at normally scheduled times) – coaches will be teaching cheers and chants for championship.
    Barracuda Parade and Team Dinner Thursday night ~ more details to follow
     
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    Prelininaries Start Time Correction

    Hey Parents,

    Preliminaries for the 10 and Under on Friday starts at 8am (swimmers must be there at 7am).  Sorry for any confusion caused by this morning's previous email.

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    Preliminaries and Championships Next Week

    This season's final competitions come next week with Preliminaries on Friday 6/29 and Championships on Saturday 6/30. They will be hosted at South Briar. Preliminaries for 10 and Under events will start at 9am and 11 and Up will start at 2pm. A few important points to note:

    • Please RSVP on
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    Green and White Information

    Green and White Reminders
    • Everyone dress in as much green and white as possible
    • Bring your spare change for the Coin Dive
    • Parents be ready to swim
    • Chick Fil A is pay at the Gate $5 for Kids and $7.50 for Adults (Cash or Check
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    06.21.2012 ~ Green and White Meet Reminders

    06.21.2012 ~ Green and White Meet Reminders
     
    Our coaches have created our CUDA’s Green and White Teams
    This is an all swim all win meet ~ races are announced, all can opt to swim and all get a ribbon
     
     
    06.21.12 8am
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    Please RSVP again for Green and White

    Hi Parents,

    I apologize for the inconvenience, but need to ask you to RSVP again for the Green and White Meet on Thursday.  In adding some new volunteer opportunities, I unknowingly created another event, so we had RSVP's landing on two different events.  Unfortunately, I could not transfer the replies containing…

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    Still need Timer/2nd shift

    Good Morning,

    We still need a timer for the 2nd shift today.  If you can do it please email me at kpmiller.family@yahoo.com or call 281-520-9514.

    Thanks, Pam Miller

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    Movie Tuesday | Ashford Dual Meet TODAY

    Good Morning CUDAS!

    MOVIE TUESDAY
    • 06.19.2012 MOVIE Tuesday! Attention 7 and 8’s, 9 and 10’s – Your coaches want to go to the movie with YOU! Look forward to Madagascar 3 at 1pm Memorial City Mall. Will your 7, 8, 9, or 10-year-old swimmer join the coaches
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    Relay Concessions Thanks to All

    Dear Cuda's;

    Thank you so much for the generous donations.  The cookies, muffins, brownies, snacks and drinks all added up.  We had a very successful concession stand because of all your help!
     
    We have a great team and Parents!
    Thanks again!
     
    Concessions…
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    Volunteers needed for 6/18 meet

    Cuda Parents, 

        Here is another opportunity to fulfill your volunteer obligation if you have not already done so.  We still need a Timer for second shift tomorrow.  Second shift starts at 5:30 and goes until the meet is over (usually between 7:30-8:30).  If you would like to volunteer
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    Ashford Swim Meet-volunteer reminder

    This is a reminder that you have volunteered  to work  a shift at the Ashford swim meet tomorrow 6/18.  If you do not remember which shift/duties you signed up for please check the website.  If you are no longer able to work your shift please try to find your own…

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    Relays | Ribbons | Movies | Green and White | Stroke Coach

    We call this time of year the swim team sprint to championships ~ SO fun we LOVE Swim Season! Here are a few Cuda Reminders:

    • RELAY REMINDERS
    • 06.16.2012 – Relay Meet goes fast arrive by 8am wrap circa Noon. Volunteers check in with Pam Miller, swimmers check
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    Volunteers needed for 6/16 meet

    Cuda Parents, 

     
    We are at about the half way point of the season (can you believe it?) and if you are looking for more opportunities to meet your volunteer commitment, we still need a few volunteers for Saturday's Relay Invitational Meet.  We need a timer and 1-2
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    Swim Meet Volunteer Reminder

    This is a reminder that you have volunteered to work a shift for the relay invitational meet this Saturday.  If you are no longer able to volunteer for the position you signed up for please try to find your own replacement and then email me to let me know-kpmiller.family@yahoo.com.  When…

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    Please REPLY with a YES/NO that your swimmer will attend

    Good Morning CUDAS!

     
    Our Relay Meet this weekend is an invitational relay meet.
     
    That simply means that swimmers are ‘invited’ to attend and that we will have a Relay A and Relay B team in each event only.
     
    IMPORTANT: If your…
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    Relay Invitational Concession Donation Requests

     

    Relay Invitational Concession Donation Requests 

     

    Hi team,

    I have been made aware by several parents that they have not received some of our team emails so I am sending this again as a…

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    Relay Invitational Concession Donation Requests

    Hi team,

    I have been made aware by several parents that they have not received some of our team emails so I am sending this again as a reminder for some and notice to others...

    Our event team is requesting items for our concession for the Relay Meet

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    Dual Meet at Villagers 6-11-2012

    Our second Dual Meet of the season is at Villagers located at 11352 Lakeside Place Drive. The meet begins at 2:30pm.
     
    • Arrive at ALL meets ONE hour before the start of the meet (which means arrive at 1:30pm) and immediately check in with your coaches. Please wait to
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    Villagers Swim Meet-Volunteer Reminder

    Thank you for signing up to work a shift tomorrow at the Villagers swim meet.  If you do not remember which shift you signed up for please check the web site-click on swim meets and then click the 'V' next to the Villagers swim meet.  Please remember to check in…

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    Relay Invitational Concession Donation Requests

    Hey, Team give it up for your Concession Committee: Andrea Brooks, Jessica Zapatero, Luba Kabatsky, and Dottie Geiger.

     
    The ladies are requesting items for our concession for the Relay Meet.
     
    Click the following link for your sign up:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0D4EA8AD23A13-briargrove
     
    It is
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    View Results and Send Us Your Pictures


    Cuda Parents,

     
    You can now view RESULTS from the first Dual Meet one of two ways. First, there is a link on the homepage under important links. Click on the link and it will bring up a .pdf file with the entire meet results. Or, you can login to
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    CUDA REMINDERS

    GREAT Meet yesterday!

     Here are a few Cuda Reminders:
    • RSVP’s should be up to date and current . We understand emergencies occur, so please email last minute changes to bgcudas@gmail.com AND shoracek7@aol.com
    • Arrive at ALL meets ONE hour before the start of the meet and immediately check
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    Volunteers for 6/4 Dual Meet

    Parents, 

    • We have had 2 last minute cancellations for tomorrows meet.  We are in need of a runner and an awards volunteer.  If you did not buy out your volunteer positions here is your chance to help fulfill your obligation.  If you would like to volunteer for one
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    Dual Meet Reminders from Coaches

    Hello Cuda Parents,

    1. Don't apply sunscreen until the child has gotten his/her hand written on with their event assignments.

    2. Please try to keep the kids near the tents so I can find them easily for their events.

    3. Please be on time (which means 1…

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    One More Call for Briargrove Judges

    We have six returning Swim Team Judges, 2 New Judges and we still need two more. Are you the next CUDA judge?
     
    There is another training being offered TONIGHT at 6pm at Ashford Pool, 12550 Westella Drive, 77077
     
    Thank your team Judges: John
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    Southbriar Swim Meet-Volunteer Reminder

    Thank you for signing up to work a shift at the Southbriar swim meet on Monday June 4th.  Look for the 'Volunteer Check-In' sign on the white tent in our area.   Please check your name off when you arrive at the meet so that we will know you are there…

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    Volunteer Reminder

    This is to remind you that you have signed up for a volunteer position for tomorrow's 8 and Under Meet.  If for some reason you are not able to work your shift please find a replacement and then email me (Pam Miller-kpmiller.family@yahoo.com) to let me know who your replacement is. …

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    Judges: CALL FOR JUDGES | TRAINING | Q & A

    We have six returning Swim Team Judges, 2 New Judges and we still need two more. Are you the next CUDA judge?

     
    All judges should plan to attend a judges training tomorrow from Noon to 1pm after the 8 and under meet at Ashford Pool, 12550
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    8 and Under Meet

    Hello Cuda Parents,

    8 and Under Meet – TOMORROW June 2, 2012
    • Arrive by 8am at Ashford Pool, 12550 Westella Drive, 77077
    • Wear Team Suit to all meets – 1 swim cap will be issued to each swimmer (write your name in your cap)
    • Check
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    How to RSVP

    To RSVP to a meet, click on Swim Meets on the left side of the home page, when the listing of the meets comes up, click the RSVP button to the right of the meet for which you are responding, enter the email address you used to register and then
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    Swim Team Kick-Off Party

    Dear All,
    We are looking forward to a great party on Thursday evening, May 31, to kick off the season and have the team photograph taken at 5pm sharp, be sure your swimmer is in their Cuda Team suit
     
    James Coney Island will begin serving hot…
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    IMPORTANT REMINDERS

    Hey Cudas!

    Great start to a great season!
    REMINDERS
    *No practice tomorrow, Friday, May 25, 2012 or Monday, May 28, 2012. Have a SAFE Memorial Day Weekend!
    *RSVP for our First meet on 06.02.2012! Go to:  http://briargrovecudas.swim-team.us/ and check, check and recheck your RSVP for
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    POOL CLOSED

    Sorry for the late notice, but unfortunately, we had a swimmer throw up in the pool during the first session so we had to close the pool.  Coaches are still on deck for a "dry" workout if you would like your swimmer to meet up with them.

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    Week 2 Update

    Hi Barracudas,

    We think that Week 1 went very well measured by the positive feedback we received at the pool.  If you have any feedback, suggestions or questions that you have, please send them to bgcudas@gmail.com so that we can continue to make this season's experience great.

    Major…

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    email test

    Let me know if you receive this

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    411 Party

    join us for the Cuda 411 Party
    (Formally Registration Party)
    Sunday, April 29, 2012
    4:00-7:00pm
    Briargrove Pool
    2600 Briargrove, Houston, Texas 77057
    Please bring Copy of Health Insurance | Swimsuit and towel
     
    We will help answer questions you may have, collect
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    411 Party

    Join us for the Cuda 411 Party

    (Formally Registration Party)
    Sunday, April 29, 2012
    4:00-7:00pm
    Briargrove Pool
    2600 Briargrove, Houston, Texas 77057
    Please bring Copy of Health Insurance | Swimsuit and towel
     
    We will be collecting registration payments for those who
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    Briargrove Swim Team Practice Times

    JUNE Practice Schedule
    8:00-8:45          7 and 8
    8:45-9:15          6 and Under
    9:15-10:00        9 and 10
    10:00-11:00     11 and up 
     
    JUNE Stroke Clinics
    11:00-12:00      Wednesday's after practice
         Coaches have further defined Stroke Clinics
             *7 and 8 year
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    Briargrove Swim Team Volunteers

    Hello Cudas Fans,

    Thank you again for registering and volunteering for the team - Cynthia and I believe it is going to be a great season!

    In setting up the volunteer positions for this season, I made a mistake in generating two sessions for the 8 & Under Meet…

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    Reminder - Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration is Open

    Hello Swim Team families,

    This reminder is going out to families who swam with the team last year and have not yet registered for this year's team.  Part of the registration process includes your ability to select the volunteer opportunities that are available.  Highly sought after roles are filling…

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    CUDA Proud ~ Swimmers required to wear official team suit

    Contact Texas Swim Shop to purchase your suit:

    Susan Matherne
    Owner
    Texas Swim Shop
    10429 B. South Post Oak Rd.
    Houston, Texas 77035

    (713) 723-0910 Phone
    (713) 723- 5033 Fax

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    Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration Now Open

    Briargrove Barracudas
    SWIM TEAM
    WANTS YOU!
    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard
    This is our Briargrove Neighborhood Swim Team
    It is a community thing.
     
    Swimmers ages 4-18 years are welcome
     
    The CUDA Swim Season
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    Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration Now Open!

    Briargrove Barracudas
    SWIM TEAM
    WANTS YOU!
    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard
    This is our Briargrove Neighborhood Swim Team
    It is a community thing.
     
    Swimmers ages 4-18 years are welcome
     
    The CUDA Swim Season
    Read More

    Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration Now Open!

    Briargrove Barracudas
    SWIM TEAM
    WANTS YOU!
    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard
    This is our Briargrove Neighborhood Swim Team
    It is a community thing.
     
    Swimmers ages 4-18 years are welcome
     
    The CUDA Swim Season
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    Briargrove Swim Team Online Registration Open Now!

    Briargrove Barracudas
    SWIM TEAM
    WANTS YOU!
    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard

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    SWIM TEAM
    WANTS YOU!
    Work Hard | Play Hard | Swim Hard

    This is our Briargrove Neighborhood Swim Team
    It is a community thing.
     
    Swimmers ages 4-18 years are welcome
    The CUDA Swim Season
    Practices: After
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