Way to go Ellen and family!
Big feature article by Rich Lord of the Post-Gazette about Pittsburgh’s landscape that is full of nonprofit organizations.
Here is the link to TimeOut!
The new release has two flavors. One is for scholastic sports and the other is for collegiate sports.
Players, coaches, administrators, health-care professionals, parents, guardians, officials and friends can gain insights with this free, ebook that addresses sports participation and issues related to hearing.
All from Pittsburgh Public Schools are headed to a back-to-school event at Langley K-8 from 1 to 5 pm on Monday, August 21, 2017 — and everyone is reminded to bring their swim suits, towels and goggles.
The Langley pool is small, but a nice place for a full-pool SKWIM game, Ultimate-style. Coach will bring the disks, head-bands and fins. We hope to get some kids from Summer Dreamers back in the water and even a few spectators to watch, learn about SKWIM, cheer on the kids and begin to plan on attending the Saturday Swim School events that are slated for throughout the school year.
Pittsburgh Langley K-8 is located at 2940 Sheraden Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15204.
After the Langley event, our next couple of practices for kids and adults happens on Tuesdays
- 6 pm to 7:30 pm on Tuesday, August 22, at Northisde’s Citiparks Sue Murray outdoor pool
- 6 pm to 7:30 pm on Tuesday, August 29, at Northside’s Citiparks Sue Muray outdoor pool
About 20 kids got in the water at the pool at Langley for the special event. There were hundreds of kids and parents present, including administrators and Antonio Brown of of the Steelers.
One of our staff members at Swim & Water Polo on the Northside, Tan, sent home a message to the Pittsburgh Summer Dreamers. He left camp after a few weeks for a trip to Europe to play, train and better condition himself in the sport of water polo.
Tan is a student at North Allegheny and also plays with Tiger Water Polo.
Earlier in the summer, at the University of Pittsburgh, we got to watch Tan play at the Pittsburgh Combine event. Here is one of his plays. He is wearing the dark cap and is playing offense, the hole-set position.
You are INVITED…..
More Swim & Water Polo
for Year-Round Achievers
Join Coach Mark Rauterkus and others of all ages and all abilities at the pools on these dates:
GAME DAY, SKWIM Ultimate, on Tuesday, August 8, 2017, from 11 to 1 pm at the outdoor swim pool of The Pittsburgh Project, 2801 North Charles Street, Northside.
Every Tuesday and Thursday from 6 to 7:30 pm at Citiparks Ammon Swim Pool, outdoors, Bedford Ave and Memory Lane, Hill District. Adults in the deep end. Kids and volunteers in the middle depth.
Monday, August 21, 1 pm to 2 pm at PPS Langley K-8, for #WeArePPS Back to School event. Indoor. Limited spaces. PPS only. Reserve your spot as the pool is not so large. Langley is at 2940 Sheraden Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15204.
Saturdays starting in September and throughout the fall, winter and spring from 11:30 to 1 pm at our Saturday Swim School at Oliver Citywide Academy, formerly Oliver High School, 2323 Brighton Road, Northside, Pittsburgh, 15212.
News, calendar and photos at CLOH.org. Courses at Play.CLOH.org.
Coach Mark is presently the varsity coach at PPS Obama Academy and has been a college coach for nine season.
See the Post-Gazette article and be sure to click on the photo to uncover all five of the photos.
- Tiny link: http://tinyurl.com/swim-waterpolo
- P-G link: http://www.post-gazette.com/sports/hsother/2017/08/04/summer-dreamers-pittsburgh-public-schools-james-doyle-tracy-calhoun-mark-rauterkus-obama-academy-king-school-carmalt-university-prep/stories/201708040015
To see all five photos from the P-G’s photographer, you need to click on the camera icon on the main image. Only one photo was printed in the newspaper.