How to Join Coho Swim Club

Under the Americans With Disabilities Act, if you need any special accommodations to participate in an activity, please notify Jeff Nehila at 847-572-2612.

Summer 2018 Registration: Click red button.

*Please note: For the Summer 2018 season there are TWO STEPS to register. In addition to submitting the DFPD form and payment, you must also register online and pay the COHO Club Fee. Please use this link for the online registration protion.


If you are paying the DFPD fees by credit card you may email the form to: Otherwise please mail/ bring all registration forms and payments to:


Deerfield Park District

COHO Swim Club

836 Jewett Park Drive

Deerfield, IL 60015




Sachs Recreation Center

Coho Swim Club

455 Lake Cook Road

Deerfield, IL 60015


Coaches will not accept registration forms and/or payments at practice!



The minimum skill requirements for Coho are:  Individuals ages 5 and over must be able to swim 1 length of freestyle with rhythmic breathing (face in the water, turning the head to the side to breathe), 1 length of backstroke, demonstrate either basic breaststroke or butterfly, be able to go underwater to the bottom of the pool in the shallow end, and be comfortable swimming in the deep end.  Swimmers who can successfully complete this criterion will be placed in a group based on age and ability.


If you would like to join Coho at a time when open tryouts are not scheduled please contact Jeff Napolski at:  or 847-572-2626 to set up an appointment to tryout. We have tryout times available during the day, evenings and weekends so if you leave a message please indicate your general availability.

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