Upcoming Club Events - EVERYONE!

Monday,July 10th- Splash Party & Raffle Draw @Central Park 5:00pm -7:00pm

  • Less than a week left to sell all your raffle tickets! Please bring your ticket stubs to Central Park pool on Monday July 10th before 5:50pm. The draw will take place at 6:00pm sharp! If you cannot make the splash party deliver your ticket stubs to your pool this week and give them to an executive - NO STAPLES PLEASE! when handing in your tickets please make sure they are separated and ready to be placed in the draw.
  • The kids will have time in the water to splash around with their coaches and friends.
  • There will be a concession with hotdogs and treats for sale. All food will be sold at a nominal price. Thank-you to the MacPherson families who have volunteered to help with set-up and concession for this event.
  • We will also be asking everyone to bring fruit, chips, snacks and dessert to share! If you bring food items you will receive an hour for volunteer work.

Monday July 17th -The Barracudas CAMP OUT @ Kensington

  • This event includes a Loonie swim, pizza dinner, movie under the stars, goodies and breakfast! Food, activities and cost are currently being planned but we'll aim to keep the cost between $10-$15 per person. More info to come. Tickets will be available at your pool next week.
  • We need Kensington parents to help volunteer with set-up, food service, clean-up and overnight supervision 6-8 people required. These activities will count towards your volunteer hours. Please email Kensington Pool Rep Suzanne Sachinidis atsachinidis@telus.netto help-out.

Thursday July 27th -Barracudas Beach Day @ White Pine Beach, Port Moody (Sasmat Lake)

Cudas Instagram

Coach Adrian is ready to launch a Cudas instagram account to post about our fun season. The executive is currently reviewing the media release forms signed by families at registration to ensure we have permission from all members. If your family does not wish to have your athletes' images and names shared on this instagram account, please contact Angela Battiston atpresident@burnabybarracudas.com.

Thank-you Adrian for taking this on.

Swimming Updates

Meet Sign-up:

·Reminder that meet sign-up is now on-line. Go here forInstructions

·Deadline to sign-up for the Vikings Meet is tomorrow July 5th. This meet has heats and finals. No late or deck entries allowed for this meet so make sure you are signed up. This meet is always a highlight ofthe summer.


·Please check the Cudas board at MacPherson and Kensington Pool to see the events for your swimmers for the Hootenany and Mantas Development meet.

Upcoming Meets

  • 21 July - Coquitlam Development Meet @ Spani pool Coquitlam - sign-up deadline July 12th
  • 22 & 23 July - Sharks in the Park @ Spani Pool Coquitlam - sign-up deadline July 12th - last meet before Regionals
  • 4,5 &7 Aug - Simon Fraser Regionals @ Spani Pool Coquitlam - sign-up deadline July 19th

Practice Updates

Please take note of important changes to our swimming training schedules starting this week.
KensingtonJuly Schedule
MacphersonJuly Schedule

Seniors Team Building Practice- This Friday

  • July 7thall Seniors from both pools will practice together @ Kensington 5:45am

Intermediate Team Building Practice- This Friday

  • July 7thall Intermediates from both pools will practice together @ MacPherson 5:45pm

Junior Team Building Practice- NEW - next Tuesday

  • July 11thall juniors from both pools will practice together @ MacPherson 7:30am - 9am

Diving Update

Starting tomorrow - Wednesday July 5th - Amanda Wellman will begin coaching diving @ MacPherson from 7:15 until 8:30pm. Welcome Amanda!!

All Cudas are encouraged to come try diving. Please contactregistrar@burnabybarracudas.comif you are interested.

After this week, diving practices will take place on Friday evenings form 7:15 - 8:30pm @ MacPherson until August 4th.

Water Polo Update

Cudas water polo action got international this week with the Cudas scrimmaging a visiting Australian squad this Monday morning at Central Park. Practice was followed up with hot dogs and donuts for all and a photo opp. At one point we had 65 athletes in the pool!

Practice Update

Please take note of important changes to our swimming training schedule starting this week.

Upcoming Tournament dates:

July 6, u16 watermania*date change
July 7, u12 & u14 watermania*date change
July 12, u12 & u14 Central Park
July 17, u16, Abby * date change
July 18, u14, Abby
July 19, u10 & u18, Abby*added u10
July 21, u12, Coquitlam
July 24 & 25, U14 & u16, Coquitlam
July 26, u10 & u12, Crescent Beach
July 30, u12 & U14, Langley
August 2, all teams regionals at Coquitlam
August 14-16 Kamloops Provincials.