SCAT Placement Trial

July 2, 2018 (09:30 AM) - July 12, 2018 (10:30 AM)
July 12, 2018


2018-19 Southern Crescent Aquatic Club Placement Trials 

Placement Trials will take place the weeks of July 2, 9 and 16 from 9:30 – 10:30 am

Through this process, you will find information on being placed on either the SCAT Year Round Competitive Team or our Seasonal program.  Athletes planning to attend an evaluation for any of these programs should register through our website prior to attending.  All athletes must arrive wearing a swim suit, with a cap and goggles.


Before coming to an evaluation, it is important to note that attending a placement trial DOES NOT guarantee that your athlete will be placed in one of the SCAT Swim programs.  The SCAT Placement Trial is an evaluation to determine the best fit for your athlete and their continued success as a swimmer. 

*Please note that all swimmers must be able to swim a lap of freestyle in order to be eligible for placement trials.  This is not an evaluation for swim lessons.


Upon arrival to the evaluation you will need to fill out an informational sheet to help us better understand your athlete’s prior swimming experience.  You will also receive information about the various volunteer, meet and practice recommendations that SCAT offers.  Please read through this information so you have a clear idea of the potential opportunity that your athlete could have with SCAT.

Whether you are interested in the Year Round Competitive Team or Seasonal, the SCAT Placement Trial is the first place to start.  Each athlete attending the placement trials will work with an experienced member of SCAT’s coaching staff to determine the best area and avenue for your child to achieve success.  Athletes will go through a series of swimming and learning skills to determine the best practice group.

Placement emails will be sent out to all athletes after the completion of all of our Placement Trial dates with a link and date to register.  Registration will open to all on July 20th and slots will be filled on a first come first serve basis.  Participation in a placement trial does not guarantee a slot.  You must register on the site.   More information will be distributed in the placement emails detailing the specifics of your child’s group placement.


Location:  Kedron Aquatic Center

Dates:  July 2, 3, 5, 9,10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18 

Time: 9:30 – 10:00 am



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