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The 2014 Bangkok Splash we will be the first time SAS will be competing as two SAS teams Puxi and Pudong. It is important that we send a complete team with at least 4 male swimmers and 4 female swimmers per age group to compete for Puxi. Bangkok is a  competitive swim meet and this is a good chance for swimmers to swim both short and long course events. Please contact your coaches as soon as you decide to participate and send in your event nominations. It is important that we have a SAS Puxi swimmer compete in all events available, so coaches may need to modifying event nominations to make this possible.

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Our next Meet is the NIS International Invitational January 18th.  The Puxi Aqua Eagles will bus to Nanjing on Friday the 17th depart school at 1:00pm. Registration and payment is due as soon as possible and no later than Thursday January 9th.

Our new Travel Agent for this second semester is Liz Shen from Travel Professionals.  Liz and her company TP are very experienced with handling international school travel.  Currently they book and organize several of our SAS China Alive trips and they also make booking arrangement for other International School swim teams in Shanghai.  Liz will be at the Aquatics Center from 2:30 to 4:30pm Wednesday January 8th to finalize your travel arrangement and take payment for NIS and also for ISBangkok (March 15-16).

Liz Shen
MANAGER, COMPREHENSIVE DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
Travel Professionals Shanghai, Room1105, Fenghuang Mansion, No.1515 Gumei Rd.
Shanghai P.R.China. 200233. Tel: 021-64956280   Fax: 021-64852219
MSN: liz_shen_tptour@msn.com, Mob.+86 1356 4688 117  Email: liz.shen@travel-professionals.cn

Click here for the registration form NIS Jan.18.Meet.Registration and meet information flyer Invitational Jan 18th-flyer .

Dear Swimmers and Parents:  All SAS school sponsored events have been canceled this weekend so I am very sad to announce that our annual Candy Cane Swim Meet will not take place due to the poor air quality Shanghai is experiencing right now.  I do think our air quality in the aquatics center has been good today whilst the doors remained closed the majority of the time. However during a meet this would be a different case with much more outside air flowing in. Unfortunately we are unable to predict the amount of outside air flow into the center and how it would effect the indoor air quality.  With the levels over 500 today we feel it’s prudent to cancel this meet.  Jon Biros, Aquatics Director.

Dear Swimmers and Parents: I am very sad to announce that our annual Candy Cane Swim Meet has been canceled due to the poor air quality.  This decision came right from the top. All SAS school sponsored event have been canceled for the weekend.

The 2013 SAS Candy Cane Swim Meet is fast approaching.  We will have approx. 130 swimmers from each campus (260 in Total).  All marshaling will take place in the Aquatics Center.  The large Cafeteria is open for food and beverages and swimmers will be able to relax on mats there.

Decorations are hung, Santa is in the front entrance, and candy canes and the ginger bread houses have arrived. We are now ready for some festive fast swims from our swimmers.  Click here for the program candy cane swim meet program2013. Let us know if you see an error ASAP.

Puxi warm up times are 7:45 to 8:15 a.m. Pudong will warm up 8:15 to 8:45 a.m. Coaches meeting at 8:20am. and Volunteers meeting at 8:30am.  Races start at 8:55am. and we will finish at 1:40pm.  We are still looking for volunteers especially in Timing. Let me know how you can help, emailing me at:  jon.biros@saschina.org  For our Volunteer Times and Assignments thus far click here Volunteer.list.Dec7

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