The Barracudas took 44 swimmer to Belgium to compete in the Benelux Divisional Championship on February 3rd. Final Results for the Division: SHAPE Seals 839 points Lakenheath Barracudas 789 points NATO Marlins 784 points Brussels Octopus 424 points Geilenkirchen Orcas 331 points Overall, a very respectable showing for the Barracudas! Congratulations to everyone who swam, cheered, volunteered and otherwise supported our team this season. Next…
The Barracudas will be taking out largest team in years to Belgium for the Benelux Division championship meet in February. Go Cudas!!
The Barracudas took seven swimmers to Long Distance Champs in Lignano, Italy in 2017. Swimmers able to make the trip to Italy over the Thanksgiving weekend, had to meet the basic qualification times in our home pool. They then took those times and their endurance to the pool in Lignano. The had amazing results: Our seven swimmers completed a total of 19 long-distance races, winning 12 medals (3-1st, 1-3rd, 2-4th,…
With our biggest team in years, the Barracudas swam a fantastic first meet with a impressive 15 swimmers qualifying for the EFSL Championship meet from this meet alone. Additionally, the meet saw the return of 25 meter races to allow the younger swimmers to try their hands at race day. In all, it was a great day in the pool with lots of impressive times, more PBs than can be…
The try-outs for the 2017-18 season will be held August 27, 2017. If you are interested in trying out for the team, please use the contact form to reach out to a member of the board. You will need to be on the list prior to try-outs so that you can be escorted to the pool on RAF Honington. Thank you for your interest in the team and Good Luck!
The Barracudas represented well with a large team in Brussels. The team swam to a third place finish in the EFSL Benelux Division leading to almost 30 swimmers qualifying for Champs.
After a massive team illness for the first meet, our second home meet of the season was the first time we were able to see many of our swimmers in the water this year. What a great turnout!
Sicily, Italy Mt. Etna The pool at NAS Sigonella. Warm-ups The team getting ready to warm-up next to the cool down pools. Fresh seafood and pasta. The hills of Sicily. The Mediterranean Sea. The lighthouse at Punta Seca.
A small team of Barracudas represented well at NAS Signonella. Six swimmer represented well in the Pentathalon Saturday followed by a fourth place team finish on Sunday in the standard meet (and four of those swimmers swam both days).
The first home meet started the year with a bang! The Barracudas welcomed EFSL teams from Signonella, Naples and Rota, as well as, local teams from Mildenhall and Ipswitch.