Bull Dog Swim & Dive Teams

Swim Coaches: Julie DiCicco, Lee Schwartzman
Dive Coach: Dave McOmber

Welcome Swimmers and Divers!

2017 Swim Team Information Welcome Letter

2017 Swim Team Registration Form   2017 PA Swim Meet Schedule 
 

We are looking forward to another fun and successful swim and dive season at Pine Acres. The Bull Dogs have held the Capital Area Association of Private Swim Clubs (CAAPSC) swim title for almost 30 years and plan to keep the tradition going.

Pine Acres Swim Team competes in five meets through the month of July. The Dive team competes against two teams in our league. At the end of the season, there is a championship meet. Swim meets are about three hours on Saturday mornings or Wednesday afternoons. Register in-person at practice week of June 20th. Please bring your registration form with payment to practice. Team suits available to purchase June 23rd.

Please contact Swim & Dive Team Board Member Christine Sommers, pineacresswimteam@gmail.com, if you have any questions.

Swim Meets

Your swim team coaches welcome you in this letter.  As a member of CAAPSC, Pine Acres Swim Team competes against four clubs each summer.  We will also hold an intra-squad meet, resulting in five meets for the swimmers.  At the end of the season, there is a championship meet.

Swim Team Practice Schedule

2017 Swim Team starts June 20th!
We practice five mornings a week, Monday through Friday. Swimmers are encouraged to attend as many practices as possible.

  • Rookies will practice 8:15 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. (1st year on swim team)
  • Ages 10 and under practice 8:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
  • Ages  11 and up practice 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (1st 15 minutes is dry land practice)

Swim Team Requirements

Pine Acres Swim Team is a competitive, yet fun, recreational co-ed team. Children between the ages of 5-17 are eligible to be members.  Swim team requires all swimmers to swim the length of the pool, as well as exit the pool unassisted.

Swim Team Family Responsibilities

We rely on our parents to volunteer for at least three meets through the season, in order to coordinate our meets. We appreciate the help and have many positions to fill! If you have any questions about any of the positions, please don’t hesitate to ask! We are happy to train you on a position to make you feel more comfortable!

Volunteer Sign Up Forms

Dive Team Practice Schedule

Dive Team will practice every Monday through Friday, between 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., or 4:30 – 6 p.m.

Dive Team Requirements

Pine Acres Dive Team is a competitive, yet fun and recreational co-ed team. Children between the ages of 6-17 are eligible to be members. Previous diving experience is not required.

Dive Team Family Responsibilities

We ask all parents to participate in our dive meets. At a dive meet, we need announcers, ribbon writers, and scoring table workers.

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Team Fees

The fee is $30 per swimmer/diver, for each team.  Maximum is $90 per family for each team.