THSC Coaches Nominated for Age Group Coach of the Year
Updated date: Friday, July 22, 2016 - 14:46
The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour and the American Swimming Coaches Assocation have released the nominations for 2016 Age Group Coach of the Year Award. This year's list includes three coaches from Tualatin Hills Swim Club, Ruth Stocks, Christopher Pfaffenroth and Tim Larkin. The first winner of this award, in 2014, was Beth Winkowski of Dynamo Swim Club who coached at Portland Aquatic Club for many years prior to her stint at Dynamo. The voting is open to the public and can be accessed here. Voting ends on August 5.
Officials Needed for the 10 & Under Championships
Updated date: Monday, July 18, 2016 - 10:36
The OSI 10 & Under LC Championship meet is scheduled for July 23-24 in Albany, Oregon, and we are looking for the help of certified officials at the meet. If you are available to volunteer your time on Saturday or on Sunday, please email meet referee Andrea Knutsen at firstname.lastname@example.org or Team Lead Liam McMahon at email@example.com. The officials' meetings are scheduled for Saturday, July 23rd, at at 12:30pm (meet begins at 1:30pm), and Sunday, July 24th, at 8:00am (meet begins at 9:00am). Thank you for your consideration!
Jacob Pebley Earns Spot on US Olympic Team
Updated date: Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 09:10
Congratulations to Jacob Pebley who earned a spot on the USA Olympic Team by placing second in the 200 backstroke last night. Jacob grew up swimming for Corvallis before heading off to swim at the University of California Berkley. Jacob joins a small group of swimmers with Oregon ties who have made the US Olympic team, including Kim Peyton (1976), Brent Lang (1988), and Chris Thompson (2000). The opening ceremony for the 2016 Rio Olympics are August 5, with swimming scheduled to begin the following day.
Updated date: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 09:50
We are having a competition for our instagram/twitter profile picture! From July 1-July 31, submit your photos or artwork to win an Olympic Trials t-shirt and have your photo featured as our profile picture!
Here are the rules:
- You must have consent from anybody in the picture before you submit it.
- Keep images appropriate for all ages.
- Photos will not be accepted before July 1 at 12:00 AM or after July 31 at 11:59 PM.
- Follow the Safe Sport rules for photos- no photos in the locker room or behind the blocks at swim meets.
- Any age can submit photos.
- Submit photos to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your photos will be judged and the winners will be announced in August. Good luck, and swim fast this championship season!
Congratulations to 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Trials Qualifiers
Updated date: Friday, July 1, 2016 - 13:15
Twenty-eight current and former Oregon Swimmers have qualified for the upcoming Olympic Trials in Omaha, NE and Paralympic Trials in Charlotte, NC.
- Adin Williams NCPS
- Casandra Shaffer BEND
- Ellie Thornbrue HEAT
- Mackenzie Rumrill MVA
- Jamie Stone MHA
- Alayna Connor TDPS
- Keaton Blovad THSC
- Sara Metzch THSC
- Mara Newman LOSC
- Lainey Visscher OCST
- Elli Ferrin BEND
- Michelle Cefal THSC
- Colin Eton MHA
- Sid Farber PAC
- Patrick Mulcare THSC
- Brandon Shreeve CAT
- Anton Loncar HEAT
- Aaron Young CB
- Curtis Klein LOSC
- Gabriel Rooker THSC
- Thomas Brewer CURR
- Max Yakubovich PAC
- Nick Thorne MHA
- Jacob Pebley CAT
- Cole Hurwitz The Dolphins
- Cameron Stitt THSC
- Kaylin Bing RYST
- Grace Carlson THSC
- Blaise Wittenauer-Lee THSC
- Jonathan Zoucha THSC
Olympic Trials begin June 26 and continue through July 3.