Tryout & Practice Schedule Update

LBA Practice Schedule through September

The following is the practice schedule from now until the end of the Month.

Monday 9/22: Elite, Senior & Red: 6:00-8:00 pm (Rec)

Tuesday 9/23: Elite, Senior & Red: 6:00-8:00 pm (HS)
                           Senior Silver 6:00-8:00 Pm (REC) Blue: 6:00-7:00 pm (Rec)  White: 7:00-8:00 pm (Rec)

Wednesday 9/24: Elite, Senior & Red: 6:00-8:00 pm (Rec)

Thursday 9/25: Elite, Senior & Red: 6:00-8:00 pm (REC)

Friday 9/26: Senior Silver: 6:00-8:00 pm (REC)
                      Blue: 6:00-7:00 PM (REC)
                      White: 7:00-8:00 PM (REC)

Saturday 9/27: Elite, Senior, & Red: 7:00-9:30 AM (REC) 9:45-10:30 am
                           Dryland (Elite & Staceys red only for DL)

Sunday 9/28: Senior Silver: 7:00-9:00 AM (REC)
                        Blue: 8:15-9:30 AM (REC)
                        White: 7:00-8:15 AM (REC)

Monday 9/29: Elite, Senior, Red: 6:00-8:00 PM (REC)

Tuesday 9/30: Elite, Senior, Red: 6:00-8:00 PM (HS)
                           Senior Silver: 6:00-8:00 PM (REC)
                           Blue: 6:00-7:00 pm (REC)
                           White: 7:00-8:00 pm (REC)
Monday 9/22: 6:00 PM at Rec
Wednesday 9/24: 6:00 PM at Rec
Saturday: 9/27: 9:30 AM at Rec
Monday 9/29: 6:00 PM at Rec
Wednesday 10/1: 6:00 PM at Rec
Saturday 10/4: 9:30 AM at Rec
After those dates, by appointment only by calling Gail Farrell at Rec (516-431-3890)

Marist Hotel Information 2014

The Fishkill Courtyard by Marriott will host the Long Beach Aquatics Swim Team beginning on October 17th. 

Call 800.321.2211 and reference the Long Beach Aquatics Swim Team at the Fishkill Courtyard by Marriott
to make their reservations at the group rate.  You may also book directly online by clicking the link below :

Long Beach Aquatics Swim Team

Start date: 10/17/14

End date: 10/19/14

Last day to book by: 9/26/14

Marriott hotel(s) offering your special group rate:
Courtyard Fishkill  for 209 USD  - 229 USD  per night

Book your group rate: Long Beach Aquatics Swim Team >>

The cutoff date for this group rate block is September 26th.   Please make your reservations prior to this date. 
At that time, any remaining rooms in the block will be released for general sale and
additional reservations will no longer be available at the discounted group rate.



EVENT: Go The Distance

EVENT DATE: Sep 14, 2014


On Sunday, September 14, I will be swimming a1/2 mile swim in the bay, followed by a 5K run at the Summer's Not Done Aquarun at Tobay Beach.  I have decided to use this race to raise money for Camp Sunshine in Casco, Maine.

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Elizabeth Miller Invitational - Marist

2014 Elizabeth Miller Invitational: October 17-19, 2014
Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY

Although the meet information is not up yet, I am anticipating it will be up any day. I will be traveling from September 8-14, and would like to have the entries before I go.

This will be the first meet of the Short Course Season!!!!! A great chance to make some cuts nice & early!

If you wish to swim, please look at events from last year’s Meet (, 2014-2015 Calendar, and then go to calendar from previous season. Meet information usually stays the same from year to year.

Online Meet entry system is being re-done, so we will be unable to utilize it until after the end of October. Please Email Kelly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your child’s entries. (please be sure to put swimmers name in subject line to keep entries separate : siblings can be on one email)

If you are not swimming all the available days, you must tell me which days you are swimming. I need to know which events you want to swim. (Coach may add/change events if they see fit)




2014-15 Fees & Applications

Please click the links below to download Lesson Fee, and Team Fee forms.

Team Fees:
      Senior & Red Groups
      White, Blue & Senior Silver Groups

Hotel Information for Fall-Winter Meets

Hotel Information for upcoming Fall-Winter LBA Meets

As always, a big thank you to Eileen Cannon for securing hotels for all our upcoming meets.
Please don’t wait until the last minute to secure your rooms!
Everyone is free to stay wherever they wish, we post the hotels that the coaches and the majority of parents stay. (And do the best we can to get reasonable group rates if possible)

Marist Meet: October 17-19, 2014
As always, this area is booked up during the times we come up. There are plenty of hotels in the area. We do not have any group rate set up for this meet: However the two hotels that are closest to pool are: 
The residence INN BY Marriott: 2525 South Rd: Poughkeepsie, NY 845-463-4343: all rooms are suites: $239.00/night for a 1 bedroom suite: $299/night for a 2 bedroom suite. Hotel is 6 miles from pool
The Courtyard BY Marriott: 2641 South Rd Poughkeepsie, NY 845-485-6336
$209/night. Hotel is 5 miles from pool

Diplomat Speedo Cup: December 12-14, 2014
There has been a block of rooms set up the following hotel
Fairfield Inn & suites:
150 Granite Run Drive, Lancaster, Pa 17601: 717-581-1800
Block is for 25 rooms: 2 double beds $116.00 night. Group Code is LBAP, online reservations can be made at Enter group code LBALBAD
Complimentary Continental Breakfast included each morning at 6:00 am
Any guest rooms not reserved by November 20 will be released for general sale

Newburgh Sharks Trials-Finals Invitational: January 16-18, 2015
Group rate of $119/night has been set up at the following hotel:
Courtyard By Marriott Newburgh:
4 Governor Drive: Newburgh, NY 12550: 845-567-4800
Bistro offering breakfast and dinner, as well as Starbucks Coffee, Wine & beer
The Market featuring light snacks, beverages and meals on the go available 24 hours

Marlins 8/under & Distance meets

The Distance Meet, it is only open to Red & Senior groups.
Everybody has been entered form this meet.
If you can not attend you must let Kelly know by September 1.
After this date, if you do not show, you will be responsible for the entry fee's!
If you want to swim in the 8-under meet, let Kelly know no later than September 1.
The Distance and 8-under meet entries are posted on the schedule page (Schedule Page)
1- Anyone who does not show for the Distance Meet will be responsible for meet fee's.
2- The 8-under meet entries so far as of 9/1/14. Kelly will be traveling from september 8-14 and will send out final entries before leaving.


Looking for new LBA Swimmers!!!!

Long Beach Aquatics is the fastest growing team on Long Island,
why not be part of our family?

Tryouts for the Fall-Winter 2014-2015 Short Course Season:
Swimmers must be at least 6 years old
8-unders: must know 25 yards of all 4 strokes
9-overs: must know 50 yards of all 4 strokes

All tryouts will take place at the Long Beach Recreation center:
No appointment is necessary!

Tuesday September 16th: 6:00 pm
Friday September 20th: 6:00 pm
Saturday September 27th: 9:30

Swim Fast! Swim Smart! Swim LBA!