Typhoon Swim Team
The Typhoon Swim Team is part of the Northern Illinois Swim Conference. The emphasis of this conference is placed on learning competitive skills, enjoyment of the sport, and lifelong participation in swimming. There are conference duel swim meets every week during the swim team summer season. There are five dual meets held on consecutive Wednesdays beginning on 6/19/19. The Divisional Championship Meet will be held on Wednesday July 24th. Parent volunteers are needed to work at our “Home” meets on 6/26, 7/3 and 7/17. Parents can sign up to volunteer during the pre-season Swim Team parent meeting to be held on Wednesday June 5th from 6pm until 7:30pm.
Practices are held Monday – Friday from 4:30-5:30pm for the 6Y to 9Y swimmers and 4:30pm to 6pm for the 10Y to 18Y swimmers. Children who are 9 years old must be able to swim 50 yards non-stop (2 lengths of the pool). Children who are 8 years old must be able to swim 25 yards non-stop (1 length of the pool) without help.
The deadline for sign up is May 31, 2019. Any registrations that come in after May 31st will be put on a waitlist and will join the team when spots become available. There will be a $10 late fee for each child registered after May 31st. Registration will be closed at the end of the day on Monday June 3, 2019.