he pool season kicked off with both pools opening to members on Saturday of the Memorial Day weekend. The annual Memorial Day cookout was a blast, with many attending despite the chilly weather.
Pool hours for the early part of the season are as follows:
Tuesday - Friday 5/29-6/1 : 1 pm - 7 pm
Monday - Friday 6/5-6/9 : 11 pm - 7 pm
Saturday and Sunday 10 am - 7 pm
Pete Moccia is back this summer as our Pool Manager and beloved Swim Team Head Coach. Welcome Back, Pete!
We would like to welcome back our returning guards: Conor C, Lucy, Connor G, Jacob, Lily, Sam, Keegan and Kelly.
Pool Towel Service
NACC is offering a new pool towel service. The cost is $200 per family for the season. Enrollment required.
The season begins the week of June 27th with practice for all age groups. Fee for swim team is $120.00. The cost to purchase a team suit is $35. Team tees are $18.00. Swimmers are not required to purchase attire. Our first swim meet is at Ipswich Country Club. Practice groups and times are as follows:
7 - 10 year olds: 9:00 Ė 9:45 AM
11 -16 year olds: 9:45 Ė 10:45 AM
6 and under: 10:45 - 11:15 AM
Practice will be held 3 times per week on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, with meets on Wednesdays. Thursday practices will include games or relay races during the second half. The meet schedule includes 5 dual meets and the All Star meet for qualifying swimmers on August 2nd. Typically, swimmers compete in 3 individual events and 1 or 2 relays. In each event, the 6 and under age group will swim a half of one lap, 10 and under swim one lap and 11 and over swim 2 to 4 laps. The NACC swim team provides a relaxed introduction for children interested in trying out the world of competitive swimming. All swimming levels are welcome and encouraged to join.
Meet Schedule - Start Times TBD
Wednesday June 27 ICC @ NACC 12:30 warm up/1:00 start
Thursday July 5 NACC@ MBT
Wednesday July 11 NACC @ ESSEX
Wednesday July 18 HW @ NACC
Wednesday July 25 NACC @ MHC
ALL STAR MEET- Wednesday August 1 @ICC (expected
rain date is 8/2)
If you need to order a new team suit call 978-687-9188 ext. 6 or stop by the pool before Monday, June 4th. The guards can assist you in a proper suit fitting. We are offering the option to purchase NACC swim caps with your swimmerís last name on the sides. The cost for 2 caps is $20. This is not required.
Adult Lap Swimming
Beginning on June 18th, adult lap swim will be offered on Sundays from 10-11 AM and Mondays 8-9 AM. Except during swim team practice or meet hours, adults may request that the guards put in a lane for lap swimming.
Adult lap swimming is available prior to the pool opening time. From 6:30 am - 7:30 am members may swim before the guards arrive. Please see GM Jeff Isbel if interested. He will provide a waiver (via email) for any member to sign in order to use the pool during unguarded hours. Members who submitted a waiver last year must send another this year. Please note that the pool may have debris in the water, which often accumulates during the over night hours. No one under the age of 21 will be allowed in the pool area with an unguarded pool.
NACC Kidís Summer Party will be held on Tuesday, July 31st. More details to follow.
Annual Kidís Summer Awards Banquet is scheduled for Thursday, August 23rd at 4:30pm.
Private Stroke Clinics: If you are looking for individualized instruction for your child, please call the pool or stop by to set up a time with Pete or Lucy. The lessons run for 45 minutes at a cost $15. Fee is to be paid directly to the instructor. Clinics will begin the week of June 11th.
Adult Water Aerobics
Due to lack of interest last summer, we have discontinued the water aerobics program.
Monday night cookouts
The first grill night and Summer Kickoff Social with an ice cream bar will take place on Monday, June 18th at 4:30 pm.
Thereafter, the grill will be lit every Monday evening at 5 PM for barbecuing. Bring your own food, bathing suit and enjoy a wonderful evening!
-No glassware or chinaware at Monday night BBQs. Please pour the contents of wine bottles into a plastic container prior to arriving at NACC.
In consideration of others, please do not leave personal items, including towels, bags, etc to reserve chairs while playing golf or tennis. Hooks and benches are available in the pool area and should be used when members are not physically in the pool area. Also, parents please keep an eye on your children while at the pool. They are not allowed to play in the locker rooms. Please share these rules with your children.
***Please remember: Except on Monday nights when the kitchen is closed, food (aside from snacks) and alcoholic beverages from outside NACC are not permitte