SO... YOU THINK YOU HAVE THE GRIT TO SWIM WITH THE BARRACUDAS?! SIGN UP!
It's easy to sign up. Just submit a swim team registration form, youth permission form, with membership registration!!
INTERESTED IN JOINING? LEARN ABOUT THE PROCESS.
Before Memorial Day Weekend - $150
Before June 16; Swimmer is a Lifeguard or 15 and older - No charge
After June 16 - Too late, no new members can be added to team
Open to all members 7 years old and up to 18 years old (as of June 1) who have passed the deep water test
No previous swim team experience is necessary
Lifeguards are welcome and are encouraged to commit to all home meets
Submit a completed Swim Team registration form with Membership registration
No new team members accepted after 6/17/2018
Attend a mandatory parents meeting before the season starts (June 9 at 8:30 am or June 13, at 7:00pm)
Assist with meets (home, away, division, championship)
Score keeping, ribbon writing, announcing, timing and chaperoning.
Stay up to date by checking the swim team bulletin board for notices.
Assist with Divisional Meet and Championship Meet
Help with year-end team party
8 League sponsored meets with a Divisional Meet and Championship Meet at the end of the season
Meets begin in late June/early July and generally occur twice a week
To participate in the Divisional Meet, swimmers must have entered at least 4 League sponsored meets
A sign in sheet is posted on the Swim Team Bulletin Board
Swimmers must sign in for each meet they can attend at least 24 hours before the meet is scheduled to start. A sign in sheet is posted on the swim team bulletin board.
A swimmer who fails to sign in, will not be permitted to swim in that meet
A swimmer who fails to attend a meet that they have signed in for will not be permitted to sign in for the next meet
Preseason practices begin the week of June 4, 2018 (4:00- 5:00pm) and are scheduled throughout the season
8 and under swimmers practice M-F, 8:00-8:40 am
9-10 year old swimmers practice M-F, 8:00-9:00 am
11 and older swimmers practice M-F, 9:00-10:00 am
6:00 - 7:00 pm swim practice on Mondays and Wednesdays open to all swimmers
Swimmers must attend practice the morning of a PM meet
Each swimmer's time will be recorded at a mandatory Time Trial practice
The Swim Team fee is $150
No charge for lifeguards or swimmers age 15 and older
Swimmers receive a bathing cap and a T-shirt
Swimmers must purchase their own goggles and swim suit
Swimmers are encouraged, but not required, to wear the team suit. A girl's suit cost approximately $55. A boy's suit (jammer) cost approximately $35. This year's suit: Nike Nova Spark in Game Royal (Blue) - Swim Suit Fitting with Metro Swim Shop on June 21, 8-10:30 am and 5-7pm.
The purchase of additional swim gear is optional
SWIM TEAM PARTY
At the Madison Community Pool at the end of the season