Weatherford Swim Team 2017

This summer-only, recreational team is open to swimmers of all ages. The swim team is affiliated with the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation (TAAF) and TAAF Region 4. Swimmers will compete in circuit meets against other region teams. Participants will have a chance to compete at a regional swim meet and advancers, should they choose to, will have the opportunity to represent Weatherford and TAAF Region 4 at the Games of Texas Swim Meet.
New members must pass a try-out, consisting of swimming the width of the pool freestyle and back again swimming backstroke, both unassisted, for 10 years old and under. New members 11 and older must complete the sequence swimming the length of the pool. Only registered team members are allowed to practice.

Morning practice times are assigned by the coaches and will take place between 6:30-9:15 am. Tuesday evening practices will focus on starts and turns, and will not be designated for any one particular age group.

Registration Information


Veteran members - may register at the Parks and Recreation Department beginning April 24th 2017.

Rookie members - may register only after successfully passing the try-out. Try-outs will be held on May 8th 2017 from 5:30-6:30 PM at the pool. If a participant cannot make it to the try-out day, they may try-out that whole week of rookie practice; May 16th - May 19th. The list of new members will be brought to the Parks and Recreation office for registrations to begin the next day.

Cost of registration is $104/participant.$80 for residents. Providing their utility bill AND Driver's License with matching address as proof of residency.



Rookies tryout May 8th

 If the swimmer cannot make the tryout date...
We will allow swimmers to tryout during
rookie practice days up until May 24th


Swim Practice:

 


Week of May 15th


Rookies

(Including ALL 8 and under swimmers)

Monday – Thursday: 5 -6 PM

Veterans

Monday – Thursday: 6 – 7 PM


Week of May 22n
d

Last week to try out

Rookies

(Including ALL 8 and under swimmers)

Wednesday only, 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Veterans

Tuesday and Thursday, 5:30 – 6:30 PM


Week of May 29
th – Normal Practices Begin


(No practices on Memorial Day)

Rookies

(Including ALL 8 and under swimmers)

Mondays & Wednesdays 8:15 – 9:15 AM,

Fridays 7 – 8 AM

Veterans

Monday – Thursday 6:30 – 8:15 AM

All Swimmers

Starts, turns & technique practice on Tuesdays, 7:45 – 9:30 PM




Circuit Meet Schedule



- 2016 -​

Saturday June 11th: Bedford hosting at CISD - Afternoon meet 1:30 PM

Friday June 17th: Burleson

Friday June 24th: Hosting @ Weatherford

Saturday July 9th: Mineral Wells


Team suits can be ordered from T.B.D.

For additional information, please contact the Recreation Manager, Grant Taylor or call 817-598-4125.