Metro Committee Minutes - March 10, 2009

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Southern California Swimming

Metro Committee

Minutes of March 10, 2009

(Pending Approval)

 

Present:  Tom Mirabella (Chair), Kevin Larsen (Sec/COMM), Mark Johnson (CERR/Coach), Sherri Stoddard (Senior/PASA), George Young (SGSG), Gyongyver Sovago (SMT), Oliver Pena (Jr. Program), Kadi Mirmontes (Athlete/SGSG), Ruth Anatalio (LKWD), Federico Ricketts (DWNY), Don Garman (RMDA),

 

Call to Order: 8:10 PM

Agenda

Item

Discussion

Action

Kevin Larsen

Secretary

Present

Approval of January 13 Minutes

 

 

Action:  Motion to approve.  M/S/C

Chairperson

Tom Mirabella

Present

2009 Meeting Location

All meetings will be held at San Marino

None

Age Group Rep

Don Garman will accept position as Age Group Rep.  George will still help lead the AG Think Tank Meeting in April.

Action: Motion to accept Don as Age Group Rep.  M/S/C

Posting of Minutes

Secretary will post the pending minutes on the SCS website right after the meetings.  Status will be changed to approved after the committee accepts the minutes

None

Vice Chairperson

Ellen Whalen

Not present

No Report

 

None

 

Treasurer Report Claudia Rutter

Not Present

No Report

 

None

Coaches Rep

Mark Johnson

Present

Long Beach Rough Water Swim

The Rough Water Swim at Long Beach in July has been cancelled

None

Senior Rep

Sherri Stoddard

Present

Sectionals

Sectionals in Long Beach went well. Several new SCS records were set.

None

Senior Schedule

Senior schedule changes are posted on the SCS website

None

Age Group Rep

Don Garman

Present

No Report

 

None

Officials Rep

Ellen Whalen

Not Present

No Report

 

None

Sr. Program Chair

Michael Schicora

Not Present

 

 

None

Junior Program

Oliver Pena

Present

Meet Program

Metro still has an open July 18-19 LC Meet.

Action: Motion to authorize Program to award the meet and to take steps to ensure the meet stays on the schedule. M/S/C

Athlete Rep

Andrea Kroop

Not Present

Kadi Mirmontes

Present

Swim Meets

J.O’s was well run.  Sectionals issues included air quality problems that were solved at the meet and an issue with admission charges that needs to be addressed.

None

Board of Review

Teresa Pascuzzo

Not Present

No Report

 

None

Old Business

Safety Classes

Discussion for Metro to sponsor Safety Training Classes (STFSC, First Aid, CPR) hosted by George Young.  Classes to be held in Oct & Nov.  $15.00 per class.  Dates to be set at April Meeting

Action: Motion to sponsor safety classes.  M/S/C

New Business &

Announcements

Seed & Final Times

Request to have SCS post both the seed times and final times on results posted online.  Issue will need to be addressed to meet admins.

none

Age Group Think Tank

Email any issues, especially regarding schedule, to George for Age Group Meeting.  Discussion will also take place regarding Age Group vs. Senior level driven LSC.

none

Time Standards

Request to have SCS post time standards in Hy-tek format for teams to download.

None

Adjournment

8:50 PM

 

 

 

Next meeting:  April 14, 2009 8:00 PM. Mandatory General Meeting followed by AG Think Tank. San Marino Recreation Office. 1560 Pasqualito Dr., San Marino 91108