This page provides a web entry of the weekly and other news about RAM activities, member events and activities of swimming across the state. Be sure to scan the entire page. Very important news is retained and there may be new stuff just off screen.
The next RAM board meeting will take place immediately following practice Monday evening, March 11th. The location is Amante Gourmet Pizza, now at a new location but the same shopping center. The address is 6325 Falls of Neuse Road. Board meetings are open to all active members of good standing.
John Mangrums's 50th!
Here is your chance to come out to the house again. Deb and John would like to invite you to come help celebrate his “50th” Birthday. 50 that means John can get his official AARP Card, can compete in the Senior Games and get 10% discount at Denny’s!!! The party will be held March and will be held at his house on Simpkins Rd. You will have to park on Melbourne and walk over. John plans o having hamburgers, hotdog, BBQ. Come have a good time. 5pm till??? 2811 Simkins Rd Raleigh
Swim Meet Results
The results of the Frank Clark SCY Swim Meet, March 3.
The results can be found at Swim results
RAM members attending the meet were Jon Sasser, Doug Fletcher, Margo McNair, Jennifer Oxford, Amy Kirkpatrick, Erika Braun, Ruth Jones, Paul Spencer, Will Catterson, Dan Sadosky, Henry Stewart and Ali Fouts. Great meet, great swims and a great social time at Mellow Mushroom after the meet.
Swim Meets & Important dates
All upcoming and sanctioned swim meets can be found at NC Swim meets. The following are specific meets of interest.
2013 NC Shourse Yard Championships
This year the Championships will be held at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Cary on 6 and 7 April 2013. Sign up before March 1 and receive a discount on the entry fee.
Dates to Remember
- February 23, 9AM to 12 Noon. City of Raleigh Intercity meet at Optimist. Volunteers needed.
- March 17: 2012 Albatross Open SCM swim meet - Bethesda, Maryland - Signup deadline is March 12. Register at Albatros meet.
- April 9: Wake /Raleigh Senior Games (55 and older). Swim meet at 9 am. at Optimist Pool. The entry deadline is March 8. Mail in entry only. Download the entry form at Senior Games
- April 11-14: YMCA Nationals in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
- May 9-10, 2013 USMS Spring National Championship - Indianapolis,Indiana
- June 5 - 13: 2013 Pan-American Masters Championship, LCM and Open Water in Sarasota FL.