Weather conditions can change quickly and can very dramatically from neighborhood to neighborhood. Whether or not to venture out this morning is your choice. Be safe.
Morning and evening lessons have been canceled. Details and make-up information sent via email. --So very sorry for the late notice.
I apologize for the late notice.
Reminder: Coach Jeanie Neal does not have lessons on Super Bowl Sunday. Coach Shelby Schultz does have lessons on Super Bowl Sunday.
Update: February 11 Splash Meet: We are sponsoring the 50 backstroke in memory of Maddie Shumaker. Please plan to attend the meet and enter the 50 backstroke. See details below.
printer-friendly copy Visit www.swimbt.com to register.
EVENT: January 28 Splash Meet
ENTRY DEADLINE: Thursday, January 24 at 6:00 PM. Visit www.swimbt.com to enter. Click on the event toward the bottom of the page. Coach Shelby and I will be attending the meet. All Face-Up First swimmers who are in the DEV(25 Club) or Voyagers should enter the meet as well as any INST swimmers who are happy and confident swimming one length of the pool unassisted. It's a lot of fun!
EVENT: January 28 at 1:00 PM Spring registration for lessons opens to the public
DEADLINE: January 28 at 12:59 PM Currently registered FUF swimmers early access to registration for spring lessons.
January 12 at 5:35 AM: BT has canceled school. Morning lessons are a go - through the 12:40 PM Developmental class. Due to the forecast for worsening conditions, evening lessons are cancel for today. Be safe.
It's your choice whether to brave the cold or not. Coach Shelby and Coach Neal will be at BT for all lessons on Tuesday, January 16. Bundle up if you venture out.
Happy New Year!
Winter swimming lessons begin this Sunday, January 7. Welcome and welcome back!
Winter Swimming Dates
Mon: Jan 8, 15, 22, 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 26
Tues: Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, Feb 6, 13, 20, 27
Wed: Jan 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 7, 14, 21, 28
Thurs: Jan 11, 18, 25, Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, Mar 1
Sat: Jan 13, 20, 27, Feb 3, 10, 17, 24, Mar 3
Sun: Jan 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb 11, 18, 25, Mar 4
Winter Swimming Fees
Instructional $148, Developmental $48, Voyagers $64 - If you haven't already paid, please use this link: www.paypal.me/jeanieneal
Equipment & Supplies
Ages 3+ are required to wear a solid-color competition style training suit. I provide caps and goggles for Instructional swimmers. Developmental and Voyager swimmers are required to bring their own cap and goggles. You are not required to purchase your suits and equipment from me, but if you are looking, here is a link to help: www.faceupfirst.com/swimshop
I do not offer make-ups for lessons missed due to short-term illness or conflicts with other activities. You are allowed to swap lessons with anyone on my schedule and/or send a friend or relative to use your spot if you cannot use it.
Happy New Year Video
Check it out! https://youtu.be/toVEWpOOsls
Sunday 6:45 PM Voyagers: Andrew, Mary, Izzy, Oscar, Cecelia, Katelyn, Katinka, Julia, Ava, Lydia, Sean, Parker, Clare, Maggie Eithne, Grace, Josie, Annabelle, RJ, Finn, Langston, Graham, Lainey, Cameron, Elyse, Jack, Bly, Theo, Alexis, Charlie
See you soon! -Jeanie
Santa Skills Challenge Information is here! We hope you can come. This event is restricted to Face-Up First students who can jump into deep water, swim 15' on their backs, and exit the pool unassisted.
Date: Saturday, December 16 at 1:30 PM Location: Omaha Home for Boys Swimming Pool
Please RSVP by Thursday, December 14. (We have shopping to do!) RSVP using the form below. Hope you can make it. Happy Holidays! (Printer-Friendly Invite)
Entries to Date: Andrew, Rowan, Ava, Moira, Theo, Violet, Caoilinn, Eithne, Clare, Aden, Mari, Graham
Directions to OHB
BT Aquatics is hosting a Splash Meet on Sunday, December 10. The registration deadline is Thursday, December 7 at 6:00 PM. Click here for MEET INFORMATION.
Coach Shelby and I will be hosting a holiday event for all our swimmers on December 16 at 1:30 pm. This event will be held at Omaha Home for Boys, 52nd and Ames. I'll post more information here tomorrow. We will pass out invitations during lessons this week. Please RSVP by Monday, December 11.
Check out the new backstroke flip turn video. You can view all our videos on the FUF F.A.S.T. Swiimming page.