Category Archives: Practice

2021 Swim & Dive Season

2021 Swim and Dive Season forms and information is now posted on this site.

Practice will begin Monday June 7. The practice schedule has been updated and is posted here on this website. Click on the practice link for practice times.

The Barracudas will have 5 meets this year which includes a tri-meet. Swimmers will also have the option to swim in a pentathlon again this season.

Dive championships are scheduled for Saturday July 10 at Coldwater. Swim B Championships will be held at St Marys on July 12. Swim A Championships are on Saturday July 17 at Celina.

Registration deadline is May 21st. Swim suit try ons will be in the High School Commons from 4p-7p on Monday May 3.

Pictures will be at 5pm on Tuesday June 15 at 5pm. A rain date is set for Wednesday June 16, also at 5pm.

Practice & Meet Info and 2018 Swim Calendar

Over on the Forms page are posted Practice & Meet Info and the 2018 Swim Calendar. These were provided by Coach Hannah and she feels the information will assist your swimmer in getting ready for practices as well as meets. You may also download the information here: Practice and Meet Info and here: 2018 Swim Calendar


Practice begins Tuesday May 29th:

  • 13 & over: 8a-9a
  • 11 & 12: 9a-10a
  • 9-10: 10a-11a
  • 8 & under: 11a-11:45a


Swim & Dive Practice Saturday June 10

There will be swim & dive practice for those who can make it Saturday morning June 11 inside the pool.  This will be a water practice.

  • Practice for ages 11 & older will be from 9 am – 10 am
  • Practice for ages 10 & younger will be from 10 am – 11 am
  • Dive practice will be from 11 am – 11:45 am

Practice “officially” begins Monday June 13.

  • Ages 13 & older: 8 am – 9 am
  • ages 11 & 12: 9 am – 10 am
  • ages 9 & 10: 10 am – 11 am
  • ages 8 & younger: 11 am – 11:45 am

Dive practice will be from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Our first meet is Wednesday June 15 at the pool against St Marys

Friday June 10th dry land practice cancelled.

  •  Due to the threatening weather Friday’s June 10, 2016 dry land practice has been cancelled.
  • Water practice is scheduled to begin on Monday morning June 13, 2016.
  • There is a home meet scheduled for Wednesday June 15, 2016 against St Marys.



SWIM AND DIVE Dry Land Practice.

We will begin Swim & Dive practice on Monday June 6 with dry land exercies & practice.  This is for Swim & Dive.

  • Ages 11 and older will practice from 10-10:45 am.
  • Ages 10 and under will practice from 10:45-11:30 am.
  • Dive will practice from 11:30 am – 12 pm.

Wear tennis shoes, bring water and a towel/blanket to sit on.

  • Pictures are also scheduled to take place at the Pool Monday evening at 5 pm.




2016 Swim/Dive Season Start DELAYED

Parents and swimmers:

Due to circumstances out of our control, practices will not be able to start on June 1st as anticipated. There has been a delay in the replacement of the pool liner.


At this time, we are still meeting at the pool on June 1st to hand out fundraiser cards and picture packets.  Please stop by between 12-1 pm or 6-7 pm.  If neither time will work for you, please let us know and we will make accommodations. Photos will still be at the pool on June 6th @ 5 pm.


We have been given the date of June 8th by the town council for the opening of the pool. Our goal is to begin practices Monday, June 13th, regular times. We are currently working on rescheduling the first 2 home meets as well. The Barracudas committee will do our best to keep everyone informed of any and all changes as soon as they are known.


If you have any questions or concerns about practices or meets, please contact:


Katie Eyink(, or Amy Heitkamp(


Please accept our sincere apologies for any issues these changes may cause to you and your family.


We will be following up with phone calls in the near future.


If you have any questions or concerns about the pool, the liner, fees and/or opening dates, please contact any member of the town council.


Below is the address and phone number for the village offices:

Street Address:                                      Phone:419-629-2447 or 419-629-2827
214 N. Washington Street
New Bremen, OH 45869



There is also a town council meeting Monday, May 23rd @ 6 pm if anyone is interested in attending.


Thank you again,


Kate Eyink & Amy Heitkamp


New Bremen Barracudas Co-Presidents