Countdown to Opening Day!

Spring Practice / Stroke & Turn Clinic Schedule

The Spring Practice Schedule has been set and is ready for you to review HERE! Additionally, the Pre-Season Stroke & Turn Clinic has been set with Coach Kyle Johnson! Coach Kyle Johnson has over 20 years of National Level Coaching success in the Pacific Northwest. Coach Kyle has defined a style of coaching and has created a technical training curriculum that has driven the development of Olympic Trial Qualifiers, NCAA Championship Qualifiers, USA Senior National Finalists, Junior National Finalists and Ironman Qualifiers. He collaborates with world – renowned physiologists, physical therapists, human development and programming experts to guide swimmers of all ages to experience healthy, reliable, and process–driven success. For more information, click HERE.

Potential Forest Ridge Partnership

We'd like share some exciting news as discussions are underway with Forest Ridge to pursue a potential partnership that would refurbish the Somerset Rec Club. As we are still very early in the planning process, we’d like to address many of the questions that have arisen in recent weeks. We will be providing periodic updates via email as well as on the Forest Ridge Update Page. Please stay tuned as developments unfold.

General Membership Meeting

The 2013 annual general meeting of the Somerset Recreation Club (the Club) will be held on Monday, November 4, 2013 at 7:00 pm at Newport High School, Bellevue, Room #1113. This meeting is open to all 2012-2013 members of the club. The Board of the Club encourages all members to attend this meeting. We will elect new Board members, revise our by-laws to expand our Board, review our financial position and discuss our operational and strategic plans. The incoming Board members put to vote for your approval are Jeff Coopersmith, Lisa Brandli, Rick Gratzer, Melanie Sprague, Stephanie Kristen, Michael Ketchum, and Ellen Murphy. It is also your opportunity to ask questions and bring your concerns and issues to the Board. It is important we have a quorum to elect Board members and revise our by-laws so please be sure to attend.

Pool Closed for Season

The Club will close for the season on September 3, 2013. Please join us on Monday, September 2 for the last day of the year. The weather promises to be gorgeous!

Awards Night

Come join us on July 21st as we celebrate the successes of our wonderful Somerset Swim Team! There were seven Midlakes records broken at League Champs Saturday: Two (100 IM and 50 Fly) were broken by Somerset swimmer, Lorea Gwo. Please bring a dessert to share! We will collect cash dontations for the Coaches up to the awards ceremony.

2013 A-Meet Winners
Division I - Mercerwood Shore Club
Division II - Tam O'Shanter
Division III - Phantom Lake
Division IV - Overlake
Division V - CAC - HW - WR

2013 B-Meet Winners
Division I - Somerset & Edgebrook
Division II - Tam O'Shanter
Division III - Kingsgate Royals
Division IV - Overlake