Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Quote of the Day

I'll never be known for my
work with boundaries.

via Vanity Fair

Carrie Frances Fisher


Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Quote of the Day

The free man is he who does not
fear to go to the end of his thought.

André Léon Blum


Sunday, December 25, 2016

Andy Ringgold's Pics

Andy just updated the follerin' links.  Enjoy!

Texas Swimming (club, high school, & college)

NCAA Swimming (poster set)

USA Swimming (poster set)

When we talk about folks who do so much for our kids and our sport, names like Andy Ringgold and Sam Kendricks should come to mind right away.

Thanks and Merry Christmas to Andy, Brenda, and the boys!

Quote of the Day

The more you love a memory,
the stronger and stranger it is.

via Liden & Denz

Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov


Saturday, December 24, 2016

End of the Year Jobs Post

The YMCA of Greater Williamson County needs a program director (aquatics, sports, teen zone, seniors) in Burnet

Ben Davis HS (Aldine ISD) needs a head coach.  Contact Sandra Mader at 281-985-6100

Clear Lake HS needs an assistant coach.  Contact TJ Markiewicz at 281-796-6524

The City of Cedar Hill needs a head swim coach

The City of Kerrville needs a pool manager

The City of McKinney needs a pool manager

The White Rock Family YMCA needs an aquatics & teen director

The City of Abeline needs an aquatics supervisor

The Thousand Oaks Family YMCA (San Antonio) needs an aquatics director


Quote of the Day

Nothing unmasks a man like his use of power.


Elbert Green Hubbard


Friday, December 23, 2016

Quote of the Day

It's the people in fashion who
make fashion ridiculous.

via Strateas Carlucci

Franca Sozzani


Tuesday, December 20, 2016

UIW Christmas Invite

Rice won the women's meet, TCU took the men's, and Incarnate Word was combined champ:


Nope, not missing...

...it all that much right now...

via neoc


Quote of the Day (Thanks, DJA)

The price of excellence is discipline.  The
cost of mediocrity is disappointment.

via Alchetron

William Arthur Ward


Monday, December 19, 2016

Quote of the Day

I never hated a man enough
to give him diamonds back.

via Old Time Radio

Zsa Zsa Gabor


Sunday, December 18, 2016

Quote of the Day

The universe is not required to be in
perfect harmony with human ambition.
Carl Edward Sagan


Saturday, December 17, 2016

Quote of the Day

I am not in favour of quotas.  Just put the best
person into the job.  It is not about gender;
it is about experience, leadership, and vision.
Angela Jean Ahrendts


Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Clemson can't afford swimming...

...but they're able to build a football complex with a slide & laser tag.

via Clemson Football


Quote of the Day

If you don't read the newspaper,
you're uninformed.  If you do
read it, you're misinformed.

via Classicalite

Denzel Hayes Washington, Jr.


Monday, December 12, 2016

Quote of the Day

Loyalty is from above, betrayal is from below.

via Oasis House

Bob Sorge


Sunday, December 11, 2016

A Few Recent Job Postings

The Austin JCC needs a masters coach

AAAA - North East needs assistant coaches.  Contact David Johnson at 210-356-6925

PineBrookWood Orcas needs a summer team coach

Tyler ISD needs a head club coach/assistant aquatics coordinator


Quote of the Day

In doing what we ought we deserve
no praise, because it is our duty.

Joseph Addison


Friday, December 09, 2016

Quote of the Day

You should run your life not by the
calendar but how you feel, and what
your interests are and ambitions.

via NASA

John Herschel Glenn, Jr.


Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Windsor SC World Champs

Junior Nationals

Psych sheets, timelines, heat sheets, streaming video, etc. for Jr. Nationals East (Columbus, Ohio) and West (College Station) are here

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Quote of the Day

It is a mistake to look too far ahead.  Only one link
in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Sir Winston Churchill