ATLANTA, GA- The Baylor Swim Club will send six athletes to compete in the 2019 USA Swimming Speedo Winter Junior Championships- EAST to be held Dec. 11-14 at the Georgia Tech McAuley Aquatic Center in Atlanta, GA. This is one of the top swimming competitions in the country on an annual basis for swimmers eighteen years old and under. There are over 500 swimmers in the meet representing over 100 clubs from all over the eastern half of the country.
Follow all the live action in Atlanta, GA with the links below.
NASHVILLE, TN- On December 6-8, over forty Baylor Swim Club athletes traveled to Nashville, TN to race in the 2019 Ensworth Holiday Classic held at the Ensworth School Natatorium. Over 400 swimmers from the states of Kentucky, Tennessee, and Alabama competed in the swim meet.
DALTON, GA– On Saturday, December 7th, over sixty Baylor Swim Club athletes traveled to Dalton, GA to race in the 2019 Jingle Bell Classic Meet. Over 200 swimmers from the states of Tennessee and Georgia competed in the swim meet held at Dalton High School Pool. Congratulations to all Baylor swimmers for an outstanding meet on Saturday.
The Baylor Swimming Staff would like to wish everyone a very happy and safe holiday season. Developmental groups will NOT have practice the week Dec. 23-27. Practices will return to a normal schedule on Monday, January 6, 2020.
The 2020 Winter Swimming Lessons schedule is now available. Group swimming lessons will be offered in the months of January and February. The Complete schedule and registration information can be found can be found at the links below.
The coaching staff has gone ahead and made some practice schedule changes during the Middle School and High School swimming seasons because of meets being held at Baylor. If the practice group was not canceled, rescheduled or listed then practice will be held at the regularly scheduled time. (All practices at the Hamilton YMCA remain the same as scheduled). Please be sure to make a note of these changes.
CHATTANOOGA, TN- This past Saturday (Nov. 16) the Baylor School Varsity swim team hosted and competed in the 2019 SpringHill Suites Elite High School Invitational. The 25 short course meter competition featured the McDonogh School from Owings Mills, MD and Cardinal Gibbons High School located in Raleigh, NC. Baylor School junior, Ellie Waldrep took down two 25-meter High School National Records. She claimed national records in both the 200-meter IM (2:16.88) and the 100-meter backstroke (59.87). The previous record in the 100-meter backstroke was held by Baylor School alumni Arden Pitman Meek which was set back in 2008.