Flowers Plantation Piranha Swim Team
Parents Meeting: May 3, 6:30 pm at Outdoor Pool
All American Swim, our suit supplier will be here that night, from 6:00 until 8:00 for suit fitting and to take orders.
Southern Metro Swim League
Our team competes as a member of the Southern Metro Swim League. Whitney Eckard
(firstname.lastname@example.org) will serve as our Parent Representative for the league.
New Swimmer Evaluations
New swimmers should attend one of the following evaluation sessions:
Monday, May 1 6:00 pm
Tuesday, May 2 6:00 pm
Thursday, May 4 6:00 pm
Saturday, May 6 12:00 noon
Contact Coach Brooks CoachBrooks@FlowersPlantation.com if you cannot make any of the above dates to schedule an evaluation.
To be eligible to join the team, swimmers ages 10 and younger must be able to swim one length of the pool (25 yards) on their front without stopping, and one length of the pool on their back without stopping.
Swimmers ages 11 and older must be able to swim two lengths (50 yards) on their front without stopping and one length on their back without stopping.
Registration deadline: In order to be eligible to swim in the championship meet at the end of the summer, swimmers must register by Monday, June 12. Swimmers must also compete in at least two meets prior to the championship meet, in order to be eligible to compete in the meet.
Swimmers registering after June 12 may compete in the regular season meets, but are not eligible for the championship meet.
Saturday Stroke Clinics:
Get a head start on summer swim team!
Saturdays, May 6, 13, 20
9:30 – 10:15 am for swimmers age 5 to 10
To participate in the program, children must be able to swim one length of the
pool on their front and one length of the pool on their back
10:15 – 11:00 am for swimmers age 11 and above
To participate in the program, children must be able to swim Freestyle with proper breathing technique for 50 yards, and backstroke with proper technique for 50 yards
The Stroke Clinics are for all swimmers seeking to improve their technique and prepare for summer competitive swimming. The cost is $10 per clinic, but free to those swimmers who have already registered for the Piranhas Swim Team. After registering for the Piranhas Swim Team, members may use the code Piranhas2017 to register for the Stroke Clinic.
Register for Stroke Clinics
2017 Meet Schedule
Home Team warm-ups at 5:00 pm
Visiting Team warm-ups at 5:30 pm
Meets begin at 6:00 pm
June 3, 9:00 am Mock Meet: This is a meet just for our team, a practice meet to help prepare everyone for our first meet on June 8. We will not swim a full list of events, just a short version that will give our new and younger swimmers a meet type experience. This will also be an excellent time for parent volunteer workers to gain experience.
June 8 Home Meet vs McGee’s Crossroads
June 15 Home Meet vs Turner Farms
June 22 Away Meet at Edgebrook
June 29 Away Meet at Glen Laurel
July 6 Home Meet vs HealthQuest
July 13 Away Meet at Smithfield Recreation & Aquatics Center
July 20 Home Meet vs Hampton Ridge
July 29 Southern Metro Swim League Championship Meet at Smithfield Recreation & Aquatics Center
Register for Swim Team