******* DYK June/July ******

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******* DYK June/July ******
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Fri, 06-08-2012 - 3:55pm

**For those uncertain to what a DYK thread is......**

 

DYK stands for Did You Know or Do You Know

 

It is simply a chit chat thread where every thought is written in sentences and each sentences starts with the initials DYK---it is fun, entertaining and a great way to meet the board members.

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iVillage Member
Registered: 01-06-2006
Mon, 07-30-2012 - 10:12am
I'm so sorry you have to endure this!! It really surprises me that they would heave that way. There is one family in our club that won't say much to me or acknowledge Megan's talents but that's about it. After she won the regional championship in 100 back and their daughter placed 8th, all the dad said to me was "that was a state cut wasn't it?" No congratulations, no "nice swim" but nothing downright rude. Hang in there.

Oh, and for the record, I probably would have gone a step farther and said something I regretted so I admire you for not totally losing it.

How did Kenzie do? Megan equalled her seed time or cut time in everything and came in ahead of her seeding so all, in all, a good meet for her.
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Registered: 01-06-2006
Mon, 07-30-2012 - 10:13am
Congrats! Good luck in your search for a database. I used to be in IT and my dh still is so if you need suggestions or have questions, we might be able to help.
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Registered: 07-11-2009
Mon, 07-30-2012 - 1:26pm
Thanks Ladies! A majority of the swim families have respect for each other; it's these few that just don't get it. I'm sorry Megan has to go through it too and glad I'm not the only one that thinks they really are acting like Tweens/teens themselves. From now on we will just make sure we move if they come around us (which they came in after us and only stayed because these group of girls were with them, normally they move if they see us, but they felt power) and smile and say HI whenever we see this group.

Kenzie did fairly well. Dropped in all, but the 100 backstroke. She's quite pleased with herself. She knew none of this was going on, which just goes to show she's over it and moved on. What's even more interesting is another family is having the same issues with this family, sigh. I hope they find an easier solution to deal with it!
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Registered: 07-11-2009
Mon, 07-30-2012 - 1:28pm
Oh awesome, Ami! I may have to pick your brain eventually!!
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Registered: 07-11-2009
Mon, 07-30-2012 - 1:43pm
Congrats to Megan as well!! She must be pretty excited :smileyhappy:
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