Welcome to the Memorial Parkway Marlins 2016 swim season! The MPST board and the coaches are expecting a wonderful season filled with fun and excitement. Let’s get started!
Your child must be able to swim to join the team. Below you will find helpful information that will get this swim season off to an excellent start.
Registration is open only for Memorial Parkway Residents and Returning "Non-Resident" Swimmers. PLEASE NOTE: Registration is now closed to any NEW "Non-Residents". There is a $10 per "non-resident" swimmer fee, not to exceed $30 per family.
SWIMMER REGISTRATION FEES:
$95 first child, $85 second child, $75 third child, $65 fourth child.
Registration fees include an MPST team t-shirt for each registered swimmer.
Register by May 6th or pay a late registration of $10.
If you are a Memorial Parkway resident, you must have your Pool ID Validated for the 2016 season. We cannot allow your child to swim without seeing your validated ID. Your HOA fees must be paid for 2016! Contact the Homeowner’s office for details. No ID, No $, No swim.
MAY PRACTICE SCHEDULE - Begins May 2nd
Monday - Friday Highland Knolls Pool.
All swimmers will begin practice on Monday, May 2nd .
Pre-Season Practice Times:
Jr. High & High School - 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
6 and under’s - 4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
Ages 7 – 8’s - 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Ages 9 -10’s & ALL 5th Graders - 6:15 pm – 7:15 pm
REGULAR SEASON PRACTICE - Begins June 3rd
Tuesday - Friday Highland Knolls Pool.
* There are NO MONDAY practices in June.
7:00 am – 7:30 am - Open Practice and Clinics
7:30 am – 8:15 am Ages: 7- 8's
8:15 am – 8:45 am Ages: 6 & under's
8:45 am – 9:30 am Ages: 9 – 10's
9:30 am – 10:30 am Ages: 11 – 12's
10:30 – 11:30 am Ages: 13 – 18
Meet of Champs (MOC) is June 28th, Location: TBA All Stars Swim Meet is July 1st, Location TBA. End of the Season Party & Celebration: TBA
All home swim meets will be at the Highland Knolls Pool!
*Due to insurance reasons, parents and non-swimmers MUST stay off of the pool deck and out of the baby pool.
If you have a question, concern or compliment, please talk to a Board Member. Please DO NOTapproach the Coaches as they are busy working with your swimmer and making sure that all swimmers are safe. If you need to talk to a Coach, please notify any Board Member. We will continue to have a communication file folder for each family so that you can check daily for any new information about events or pick up ribbons.
Updates are posted on our Website under Announcements, our Facebook Page and via e-mails.
MANDATORY PARENT MEETINGS: MANDATORY Parent Meetings will be held before the competition season begins. The dates for the Parent Meetings - TBA. All meetings are held at the Cimarron Clubhouse located at 21600 Cimarron Parkway. An adult from each family MUST attend one of these meetings. This meeting will provide information about the upcoming swim season, and it will be a time to meet our coaches and ask any questions you might have. We will have some exciting new changes to share with you!
VOLUNTEERING: Every family is required to work at swim meets. Over 62 volunteers are needed for each home meet! Volunteer opportunities for each meet will be open for parents to register on the website once the season begins and our swim meets have been posted.
FUNDRAISERS: We ask our families to help us obtain corporate sponsors to support our team and keep our registration fees low. Swim team members are also encouraged to participate in other fun'draising activities such as our annual MPST Car Wash, Skate Nights and Spirit Nights held at local businesses to raise monies for our Marlins team!