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DUBUQUE YMCA DOLPHINS SWIM TEAM

Parent Handbook

To become a part of the Dolphins Swim Team the following must be completed:

  • If you are new to the team, you must be evaluated by the coaches; rookie week is our evaluation week. If you miss rookie week, contact us to set up an evaluation.
  • Your child must have a monthly membership that stays current throughout the entire season; this is a requirement from the National Y.
  • You must pay the program fee before the start of practice. Payment must be made in full when you register. The required information, pages 9-13 of the parent handbook, must be turned in by specified due dates.

*YMCA Annual Membership Fees:
Youth-8th Grade: $19/monthly
High School: $19/monthly
Membership fees can be paid monthly with a credit card on file.

*Dolphin Program Fees:
Swim Team: $220.00
High School Boys: $110.00

Capacity: The swim team has a capacity of 130 swimmers. 


Participants will feel a sense of team belonging which will help them develop good leadership skills, self-esteem, and individual successes. In addition, Swim Team participation:

  • Offers meaningful experiences for swimmers of all levels.
  • Presents a competitive program that focuses on all of the strokes. 
  • Promotes a life-long activity that stresses goals.
  • Develops and helps build the swimming technique of all participants in an atmosphere of fun.
  • Serves as a stepping stone from ‘learn to swim’ programs into competitive swimming.
  • Maintains swimmers’ interest and fosters quality technique and a lifelong participation in the sport

For more information about our Dubuque YMCA Dolphins Swim Team program please contact our Y at 563.556.3371.

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

For more information, please visit the Dubuque YMCA Dolphins Facebook page for team updates.

HELPFUL LINKS

iowaymcaswimming.org
ymcaswimminganddiving.org