Online registration is now open for the Spring Orange and Blue session. Please follow the registration link to register for this session. All "first time" terrapin swimmers are required to have an in water evaluation prior to the first day of class. please email Coach Cindy at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule this if needed.
The Terrapins are now offering online registration for our 2017 Winter and Spring Summer league swimmer Stroke and Turn Clinics. Clinics will run from February through March on selected Sunday afternoons.
Clinics will be led by Elite Coach Dan Cottam of the Terrapins. Clinics will focus on all 4 strokes and all turns. Class size is limited and will fill quickly, please register as soon as possible.
For clinic dates, times and costs, please download the information flyer below. Questions can be forwarded to Coach Cottam at email@example.com
The class scheduled for Feb 11 is now on Feb 12th
The class scheduled on March 28th is now on March 26th
On March 10th – 12th the Terrapins Swim Team hosted the Pacific Swimming 14 & Under Spring Junior Olympic Championship Meet at the Concord Community Pool.
The Team took advantage of the beautiful weather and the home field advantage on their way to scorching best times! It was a full team effort from the 10-unders to the 13-14s. There were many best times, break through performances, and some awesome relays! Below is a recap of all of our individual swimmers that recorded best times at the meet and Top 10 performances:
Lily Streumpf-HIGH POINT WINNER, 8 best times, won 7 events
Nikki Kannan-9 best times, Top 10 (7 events)
Davidka Skov-4 best times, Top 10 (5 events)
Amelia Bodenstab-1 best time
Diana Chan-5 best times, Top 10 (2 events)
Sofie Curran-2 best times, Top 10 (1 event)
Angeline Masongsong-1 best time
Sophia Pedersoli-4 best times, Top 10 (5 events)
AJ Fong- 2 best times, Top 10 (6 events)
Asim Sami-2 best times, Top 10 (1 event)
Lawrence Thomas-5 best times, Top 10 (7 events)
Maile Andresen-6 best times, Top 10 (7 events)
Abby Dulski-2 best times, Top 10 (3 events)
Sophia Miller-7 best times, Top 10 (2 events)
Devin Masongsong-8 best times, Top 10 (8 events)
Zack Chau-1 best time
Damien Donado-2 best times, Top 10 (2 events)
The Terrapins placed 3rd overall at the Central Section Championships held at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, behind Fort Collins Swim Team from Colorado and Edina Swim Club from Minnesota. The men’s team placed 3rd overall led by Alexei Sancov’s 5 wins and strong mens relays.
Sancov won 5 events at the meet swimming unrested and unshaved. He won the 50fr(20.29), 100fr(43.57), 200fr(1:35.60), 500fr(4:24.88) and 100fly(48.31) His 100fr,200fr and 500fr were Central Section meet records.
Alexei also combined with Nate Barsanti, Tyler James and Andrew Rodriguez to break the 800Free relay Central Section record. In addition to Alexei’s fast swims, top 8 finals swims were done by Nate Barsanti(200fr -1:39.23, 100fr -46.12), Tyler James(100BK -49.92), Andrew Rodriguez(100BK -50.66, 200BK – 1:51.76) and Skyler Liu(200fly – 2:04.56, 200BR – 2:21.71)
The meet concluded with an exciting wire to wire race in the Men’s 400Free relay event between The Fort Collins team and Terrapin team. The Terrapin men edged out the win with a fast 3:02.80 swim, anchored by Andrew Rodriguez who split a 46.18 to secure the win.
Overall the Terrapins posted 48 new Life best swims and highlighted by the following swimmers:
Jessica Larson – 50fr 23,30, 100fr 51.08, 100fly 56.83
Tyler James – 6 best times including 200bk 1:49.48, 200fr 1:41.04, 50fr 21.35
Connor Seip – 200fr 1:43.35 and a first time ever 500fr in 4:43.79
Will Nagle – in his first meet as a Terrapin 200fr 1:43.68, 500fr 4:41.05
Stephie Backlund – 4 life best swims including 100fr 52.97, 200fr 1:53.62
Anthony Vizental – 6 life best swims including 200fly 1:58.51, 200bR 2:10.71
Adrian Dulay – 200BR 2:07.83
CharlotteMeier – 3 life best swims including 50fr 24.04 100bk 57.93
Maya Price – 3 life best swims
Remy Gordillo – 2 life best swims
Rylee Gordillo -2 life best swims
Adonis Thomas - 3 life best swims including 400Im 4:15.47
Delanie Gearing – 2 life best swims
A strong contingent of TERA 10-under girls led the team to a 3rd place finish at the recent Phoenix Winter Invite hosted by the Phoenix Swim Club. The TERA 10-under girls recorded a combined 33 life best swims and won both the 10-under relays. The girls were led by Lily Struempf won the 10-under girls High Point award by winning 7 events. Also contributing life best swims were: Kaya Andresen(9) – 9 BT’s, Amelia Bodenstab(10) – 7 BT’s, Saylor Carkhuff(10) – 3 BT’s, Addison Faulkner(9) – 3 BT’s, Elizabeth Joseph(9) – 2 BT’s, Nikki Kannan(10) – 2 BT and Sophia Struempf(6) – 6 BT’s.
The team also had High Point winners in the 13-14 and 15-18 age groups. Garrick Coloma won the 13-14 boys high point by winning the 500fr and placing top 3 in 6 other events, Alexei Sancov won the 15-18 High Point by winning 5 events and posting some fast unrested swims of 1:47.1 200fly, 1:51.1 200IM and 1:36.7 200fr.
Five or more life best swims were also swum by Tanner Skrypnyk(11) -10 BT’s, Tyler Bodenstab(12) – 8 BT’s, Sophie Broad(13) – 6 BT’s, Zack Chau(12) – 6 BT’s, Sophie Curran(11) – 6 BT’s, Matthew Diaz-Martin(12) – 10 BT’s, Logan Faulkner(13) – 7 BT’s, AJ Fong(12) – 5 BT’s and 1st place in 500free, Christonio Guerrera(14) – 7 BT’s, Sophia Pedersoli(12) – 6 BT’ and Vlad Ponomorenko(12) – 6 BT’s, Maile Andresen (13) – 5 BT’s, Ryan Wold (14) – 6 BT’s