Hi team!It’s almost the end of the month. We hope you all join us at dryland this week! Check out Tryn’s new playlist on Friday and a special surprise on Saturday!Berkeley Pools Update We are aware of the City of Berkeley’s plans to allow pools to reopen late this week. The coaches and Board plan to discuss potential action in anticipation of receiving updates from the … [Read more...] about Update from Coach Gaku-8/23/2020
Hello Cal Masters!Baby is here! This week, my wife Aya and I welcomed our first-born child and the newest member of the CALM family to the world. We are overjoyed to share the news with you and look forward to the day when many of you can meet in person. Please find attached a few photos from our first days together. Mommy and baby are doing well at home. We would like to … [Read more...] about Update from Coach Gaku 8/9/2020-Baby Seo arrives!!
Yesterday morning we heard the unbelievably sad news that our friend and teammate Ben Swiggett died Friday after suffering a catastrophic medical crisis during a bike ride. Our hearts go out to Ben’s family and many, many close friends. Ben was an incredibly vital, thoughtful, giving person and his passing is simply devastating. We will all miss his many contributions to … [Read more...] about From the CalM Board Chair: Sad news
Hi Cal Masters!New CALM Open Water Panel Wed Jun 17, 5-6pm - CALM teammates Lauren Au Brinkmeyer and Katie Grue will be on Wednesday’s panel to discuss their experience with and tips for Open Water Swimming. See you there!Zoom Link Zoom Meeting ID 939 2891 0092 Password calm Submit a question for Lauren & Katie ahead of time by emailing Steve … [Read more...] about Update from Coach Gaku: virtual dry-land training week of June 14-20…and more!
Hello Cal Masters!Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2020! We have enjoyed and benefited from your time with the program and we can’t wait to see what you all do next. Congratulations to all graduates related to our entire CALM family!Special shout out to Sun Hajela and Sara Ye, co-founders of Swim Club at Berkeley for their hard work, commitment … [Read more...] about Update from Coach Gaku: 5/16/2020