River Edge Swim Team
“The Home of the Rockets”
2018 Swim Team Parent meeting & Swim Suit Sales
June 4th at 6:00pm
The 2018 Swim Team fee of $50.00 per swimmer must be paid via Community Pass. We will collect in your volunteer fee of $75.00 per family at the Swim Team meeting or the first practice. Volunteer checks will be returned at the end of the season. No one will be permitted to participate until Swim Team fee and Volunteer check have been made. Swimmers can not participate if they have not paid.
2018 Preseason Practice Schedule;
2018 Central Bergen Swim League Schedule
Monday, July 2nd Home vs. New Milford Swim Club
Monday, July 9th Away @ Hasbrouck Heights
Wednesday, July 11th Home vs. Waldwick
Monday, July 16th Away @ Woodcliff Lake
Wednesday, July 18th Away @ Mahwah
Monday, July 23rd – Rain Date Make up
Wednesday, July 25th – League Championship Site TBA
Warm Up time for all meets are 5:00 with a 5:30 start
To Volunteer for the Swim Meets above sign up below
SHOULD YOU HAVE A QUESTION EMAIL US AT:
You want to improve check out this link; Stroke Improvement
What time does swim team meet for practice? Swim Team meet Monday through Friday from 8:30 – 9:45 am and until 9:30 on Wednesdays when we are open full time. During pre-season we meet during posted time from 5:30 – 6:30 pm. The schedule is ALWAYS subject to change
How long is the swim team season? The season goes from preseason until the last week in July except for the swimmer who qualify for the NJPMA championships then they go until the 1st full week of August.
How is it determined if my child goes to the NJPMA championships? Base of time of last year championships for their stroke and age group.
Is this a swim lesson? Swim Team is NOT swim Lessons your child must know the basic fundamentals of the strokes, the coaches will help improve the strokes to build endurance and strength.
Does my child need to know how to swim? Yes, the 5/6 year old’s must be able to swim across the far section of the pool, swim team is not swim lessons.
What do I have to volunteer for? We need parent help to run our home swim meets and away meets.
Does the club provide transportation to away meets? No, we do not, nor can our coaches drive swimmers. It is the parents responsibility to get their swimmers to the meet.
Forms and Applications:
SWIM TEAM SIGN UP -Sign up through your Community Pass account, you will need to bring your volunteer check to the parent meeting or first practice.
NJPMA Event Release Form – All participants will need to fill out this form if they are swimming in the NJPMA Championships