2017 Swim Team


Christine O'Bannon 228-861-0273


GYC SKIMMERS SWIM SEASON


SKIMMERS SWIMMIMG LESSONS FOR CHILDREN AGES 3-4y Swim lessons will be taught with focus on survival,


water safety, and basic water introduction. Children will be broken up into small groups of 5-10 according to swim ability.

(No Friday pm or pm practice on May 25, June 1, June 6, June 13, June 20, June 22)


May 8-June 30

 5:00p-5:30p


 June 5-June 23

 9:30a-10:00a Or

3:30p-4:00p Or

5:00p-5:30p


COST-$145.00


Additional $50.00 fee for sponsors, grandchildren or GYA members


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JUNIOR SKIMMERS ARE CHILDREN AGES 5-8y. Children must be able to jump in deep end and swim to lifeguard.


stand independently. Basic stroke instruction and improvement with emphasis on endurance, starts and water safety wills


be taught and mastered at all levels. If you have questions regarding ability due to age please call Christine to test swimming


ability.

(No Friday pm or pm practice on May 25, June1, June 6, June 13, June 20, June 22)


MAY 8-June 23

 4:00pm-4:45pm


JUNE 5- June 23

 10:00am-10:45a Or

4:00pm-4:45pm

 

COST-$145.00


Additional $50.00 fee for sponsors, grandchildren or GYA members


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SENIOR SKIMMERS ARE CHILDREN AGES 9 AND OLDER. Children are accepted at all swim levels. Stroke instruction


and improvement, endurance, turns and starts will be taught and mastered at all levels.

(No Friday pm or pm practice on May 25, June 1, June 6, Jun 13, June 20, June 22)


May  8-June 23

 4:30pm-5:30pm


JUNE 5- June 23

 10:00am-10:45am or

4:45pm-5:30pm

 

COST

 AGES 9-10-$70.00

 AGES 11-14-$10.00


Additional $50.00 fee for sponsors, grandchildren,or GYA members


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SWIM TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS-AT GYC


THURSDAY JUNE 22

4:30PM WARM UPS-11-18YR OLD 50'S

5:15PM MEET STARTS-ALL 50'S


SATURDAY JUNE 24

7:00AM WARM UPS-10 AND UNDER 25'S

8:00AM MEET STARTS-ALL 25'S


MAKE-UP RAIN DAY

11:00AM WARM UPS-11-18YR OLD-50'S

11:30AM MEET STARTS-ALL 50'S


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SWIM TEAM BANQUET WILL BE HELD SUNDAY JUNE 25 AT 4:00 IN THE BALL ROOM ON THE 3RD FLOOR


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SWIM LESSONS AND SWIM TEAM PRACTICE:


IT IS RECOMMENED TO ATTEND AT LEAST 3X'S WEEKLY IN ORDER TO MASTER SWIM SKILLS.


Our goal is for each child to learn optimal swim skills. Discipline will be strictly enforced. If a child is disruptive during


practice, a timeout discipline will be enforced. Safety for all children is our main concern. Parents are required to pick up


children after practice. COACHES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR CHILDREN AFTER PRACTICE.


PARENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND AND ASSIST WITH VARIOUS JOBS DURING SWIM MEETS. The


coaches will contact you prior to meets to discuss job options. The meets will run more smoothly with your assistance. If


possible, please notify one of the coaches if your child is unable to attend a meet so we will not schedule them on a relay


team. The meets are held on Tuesday evenings approximately 5:00 and generally last 3 hours. If your child has transportation


problems ,please notify one of the coaches to assist you and your child with this need. Participation in the meets is encouraged


but not mandatory. Each child is encouraged to swim a variety of strokes. This is to enhance individual improvement


and team competiveness. We must accumulate times on each child's individual strokes prior to Championships.


BATHING SUITS -GIRLS-NAVY BLUE ONE/TWO PIECE-BOYS -NAVY BLUE TRUNK OR JAMMER -MAY


HAVE A STRIPE ON THE SUIT-PREFER RED. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE SWIMMIMG PROGRAM


PLEASE CONTACT CHRISTINE O'BANNON -861-0273.


[email protected] or [email protected]


How do I register my swimmer?

Print out and complete the Swim Team Registration Form & Medical Form and send to [email protected] or fax: 228-863-9843 or drop-off/mail to GYC Office.


All swimmers must have the  GYC Registration Form and Current Medical Form signed by Parent or Guardian before participating in any GYC Swimming Events.


What do I need to wear?

Girls:  Navy Blue one/two piece

Boys: Navy Blue Trunks/Jammers (May have red stripe on suit)



2017 Swim Team Forms

 Swim Team Registration.pdf

 Swim Team Schedule.pdf

Medical Form.pdf