John Nogue Swim for Science (Pier 15) – Sunday, May 6

Sign-up sheets have been posted for the John Nogue Swim for Science (Pier 15), Sunday, May 6, 2018.  The length of the swim is approximately 2.3 miles.  We will be swimming with the ebb.

Here’s the timing:

Sign in                5:45 am- 6:30     BOAT FEE $20
Pilot briefing     6:30
Swim briefing   6:45
Walk to boat      7:00 – swimmers’ boat leaves dock by 7:30
Jump                   8:00

We always have HELP opportunities – You will need 3 helps to qualify for the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Swims, so get started on yours early!

We will need help at the following posts (Please contact these people directly):

Clothes Wranglers:  3 needed; the more the merrier.  BONUS:  You will get to park in the DC stall.                                                                            terryhorn@sbcglobal.net

Check-in: Eric Shupert                    eps307@hotmail.com

Timing:  Polly Rose                     pollyrose1612@gmail.com

Galley:  John Horner                      hornor.01@gmail.com

Clean Up:  Neal Powers                 nipowerssf@gmail.com

If this is your first swim of the year, the check-in desk will collect the annual $50 swim fee from you.  If this is your first 2018 swim AND your USMS membership is listed with a club other than the Dolphin Club, please bring a copy of your USMS card.

REMINDER: the Coghlan Beach swim, scheduled for May 12 has been postponed to June 24.

Pier 23 Swim results

April 22, 2018

The Earth Day swim had its challenges: strong ebb current that helped push swimmers toward the cove, and a surprising cold water area off the breakwater.  This year’s winner set a new women’s record for the swim, and a new event record.

Pilots:

Bradford Adams, Marcus Auerbuch, Eduardo Barranco, John Blackman, Barry Christian, Paul DuBois, Stuart Gannes, Reuben Hechanova, Terry Horn, Brian Kiernan, Kristina Kordesch, Aniko Kurczinak, Grant Mays, Thomas McCall, David Nettell, Rob Nikzad, Hal Offen, Will Powning, John Robiola, Maile Smith, Scott Stark, Ryan Utsumi, Diane Walton, David Zovickian

Helpers:

Cynthia Barnard, Bill Burke, Laura Burtch-Zovickian, Andrew Cassidy, Lawrence  Creswell, Signe Curtis, Cyrus Foster, Susan Garfield, Brian Gilbert, Patrick Grady, Suzanne Heim, Susan Hopp, John Hornor, Tom Hunt, Terry Huwe, Daniel Kreider, Timothy Kreutzen, Daphne Lagios, Jean Lamming, Mark Lenz, Rose Levien, Marcy Michael, Andrea Morgan, Keith Nelson, Hal Offen, Anna Olsen, Polly Rose, Gina Rus, Eric Shupert, Elaine Van Vleck, Chris Wagner, Zachary Walton, Crissa Williams

Test swim:

Andrew Cassidy, Peter Cullinan, Nancy Hornor, Wiktor Jakubiuk, Aniko Kurczinak, Hal Offen, John Blackman, Jim Frew, Terry Horn, Susan Hwang, Liz Kantor, Brian Kiernan, Tom Neill, David Nettell, Ryan Utsumi

Special Thanks to:

Rose Levien for her help with the roll call and at the start.

Izzie Chapaguak, friend of a member, for her help with the clothes wrangling.

Pier 23 results    
22-Apr-18
placef.namel.nametimeLadies Cup
1AllisonArnold0:25:1910
2SuzanneHeim0:28:039
3ChrisWagner0:29:288
4PatrickGrady0:29:337
5CarlinEng0:29:486
6MichaelTschantz-Hahn0:31:115
7HubertChaperon0:31:224
8LauraBurtch-Zovickian0:31:593
9TomNeill0:32:532
10DannyDe Leon0:33:581
11KevinWhalen0:34:51
12KathleenSheridan0:34:52
13TerryHuwe0:35:49
14EricSchaefer0:36:42
15JohnGibbon0:36:48
16TimothyKreutzen0:37:18
17CyrusFoster0:38:01
18KeithNelson0:39:49
19RebeccaWolski0:40:38
20ThomasDavis0:41:05
21ZacharyWalton0:41:20
22HollyReed0:41:27
23JohnWilde0:42:08
24JohnHornor0:43:24
25KathleenDuffy0:43:38
26LindzyBivings0:43:44
27KentMyers0:43:52
28MarcyMichael0:44:20
29JimFrew0:44:33
30PeterNeubauer0:46:31
31BillBurke0:47:37
32LewisHaidt0:50:29
33JaniceWood0:52:00

Pier 23 Swim – Sunday April 22

Sign-up sheets have been posted for the Pier 23 swim, Sunday, April 22, 2018.  The length of the swim is approximately 2 miles.  We will be swimming with the ebb, which will make that 2 miles go by a little faster.

Here’s the timing:

Sign in               5:45 am- 6:30     BOAT FEE $20
Pilot briefing     6:30
Swim briefing   6:45
Walk to boat     7:00 – swimmers’ boat leaves dock by 7:30
Jump                 8:00

We always have HELP opportunities – You will need 3 helps to qualify for the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Swims, so get started on yours early!

We will need help at the following posts (Please contact these people directly):

Clothes Wranglers:  3 needed; the more the merrier.  BONUS:  You will get to park in the DC stall.                                     terryhorn@sbcglobal.net

Check-in: Eric Shupert                    eps307@hotmail.com

Timing:  Polly Rose                         pollyrose1612@gmail.com

Galley:  John Horner                      hornor.01@gmail.com

Clean Up:  Neal Powers                 nipowerssf@gmail.com

If this is your first swim of the year, the check-in desk will collect the annual $50 swim fee from you.  If this is your first 2018 swim AND your USMS membership is listed with a club other than the Dolphin Club, please bring a copy of your USMS card.

REMINDER: the Coghlan Beach swim, scheduled for May 12 has been postponed to June 24.

2018 Dick Beeler Crazy Cove

March 30, 2018

The Dick Beeler Crazy Cove required partners to finish together, to pick up Easter eggs at each of 5 stations around the cove and return with them to the beach. All of the teams completed the tasks: only order of finish was captured.

Pilots:

Jon Bielinski, John Blackman, Mickey Lavelle, Thomas McCall, Lance Starin

Helpers:

Allison Arnold,Andrew Cassidy, Robert Colyar, Peter Cullinan, Andrea Gains-Germain, Susan Garfield, Chris Germain, Brian Gilbert, Marlin Gilbert, Carolyn Hui, Tom Hunt, Daphne Lagios, Susan Lauritzen, Mickey Lavelle.Hal Offen, Nanda Palmieri, Robin Rome. Polly Rose, Donna Schumacher, John Thorpe, Janice Wood

Special Swimmer:

Era Osibe

Special Helpers:

Nathan and Lauren Goodman

Special Thanks to:

Aniko Kurczinak, Ryan Utsumi, the swim commissioners who designed and ran the swim.

2018 Dick Beeler Crazy Cove  
30-Mar-18
team placef.namel.name
1AllisonArnold
1RobertColyar
2StephenSchatz
2AnnaSchatz
3MaggieLonergan
3RoseLevien
4MarcCruciger
4JosephIllick
5MeganWachs
5JohnWilde
6AndreaGains-Germain
6MarkLenz
7LauraGrubb
7KateMatthay
8LewisHaidt
8TimothyKreutzen
9AndrewWillis
9KeithHowell
10RobinRome
10CarolynHui
11HalOffen
11LindsayBoswell
12PeterCullinan
12DonnaSchumacher