Parents may sign up for jobs on the Team Unify website. This can be found under the "Events" tab. Follow the link to walk through how to sign up for worker shifts and swim meets:  Swim Meet Sign Up and Worker Shifts Tutorials

DISCLAIMER - Parents who do not fulfill their work obligation will be ‘auto-assigned’ to jobs as needed. It is the responsibility of the parents to work the ‘auto-assigned’ shift (or find a replacement). Parents not meeting the work obligation requirement will be assessed an additional $50 fee for each shift not worked, up to $250.

Job Positions

The following is a summary of the jobs available at meets:
(Jobs labeled with * do not require any previous experience or training)
• 8 & under and 9-10 helpers(Home meets & Miami U. Meets) Round up younger swimmers for their events and get them lined up at the blocks.
• Clerk of Course/Bull Pen: (Great White Invitational Only) Responsible for running the bullpen [place swimmers will go to get lined up according to heat and lanes] and getting all swimmers lined up and to the blocks on time.
• *Timers/Writers: Take time during the races and write the results on paper.
• *Runner: Collect times sheets and DQ slips after each heat and return them to the scorer’s table.
• *Back-up Timer: Take manual time with a stopwatch for each heat in case one of the main timers has a malfunction.
• Colorado Timing: (Home meets & Great White) Help set up and run the system that records times and reports event results.
• Computer Scoring: (Home meets & Great White) Run the computer system that records results and prints out scoring labels.
• *Ribbon Writer: (Home meets & Great White) Place scoring labels onto ribbons/medals and sort them out for each team.
• *Heat Winner Ribbons/Prizes: (Great White & possibly championships) Give ribbon or other awards to the swimmer who wins his/her heat.
• Referee & Starter: Responsible for running the meet by calling out heat and event numbers and starting each heat. Must also oversee all turn and stroke judges and make the final decisions regarding disqualifications. **Requires YMCA Level 2 certification*
• Stroke and Turn Judges: Responsible for carefully watching all swimmers to see that strokes and turns are executed legally. Must disqualify swimmers as needed.
**Requires YMCA Level 1 certification.**
• *Concession Workers: (Home meets & Great White) Help set up & clean up concession stand and sell food during the meet. Also maintains meals and refreshments for the coach/officials' room.
 *Announcer: (Home Meets & Great White) Announce upcoming events in both gyms so
that swimmers can get to their events on time. 
• AO Administrative Official:  Responsible for entries, scratches, seeding, determination, and recording of official times and results at meets.  **Requires YMCA Level 2 or AO Training**

Event Category:
December 10 2021

Dec 10, 2021 - Dec 12, 2021

USA Meet: Makos Holiday Invitational at Miami University Friday evening distance events Warm up 5:30-6p Meet start 6:05p Last event ends 8:57p Saturday morning PRELIMS for 13 and overs Warm up 7:25-...
December 22 2021

Dec 22, 2021 (04:00 PM) - Dec 22, 2021 (06:00 PM)

Grinch Meet During practice for Gold and Silver (runs 4-6p) Swimmers attending practice this day get to participate in the Famous Grinch Meet Events! No advance sign up needed. Just come to practice!
January 7 2022

Jan 7, 2022 - Jan 9, 2022

Location: Miami University NOTE: THIS MEET WILL BE SMALLER THAN NORMAL, SO OUR ENTRIES ARE NOT YET GURANTEED. We should hopefully know by December 20 if we get in. Spectators MIGHT be limited , but th...
January 14 2022

Jan 14, 2022 - Jan 16, 2022

Location: 301 Kenton Lands Rd. Erlanger, KY 41018 We will attempt to get into this meet, but it will not be guranteed. We should know of our acceptance by December 17. This is a prelims/finals meet: A...
February 4 2022

Feb 4, 2022 - Feb 5, 2022

MCY Marlin Madness (Tentative) Typically 11 and overs swim Friday evening, and 10 and unders swim Saturday morning
February 13 2022

Feb 13, 2022

Location: West Carrollton YMCA Details TBD, one-day meet format with split sessions
February 27 2022

Feb 27, 2022 (08:00 AM) - Feb 27, 2022 (12:00 PM)

Location: Grand Lake Health/Premier Health North YMCA (Celina, Ohio) Details TBD, likely a fast-format meet to be held Sunday morning (all ages simultaneously)
March 4 2022

Mar 4, 2022 - Mar 6, 2022

Tentative weekend for A Champs
March 11 2022

Mar 11, 2022 (05:00 PM) - Mar 13, 2022 (09:00 PM)

Tentative weekend for AA Champs
March 18 2022

Mar 18, 2022 - Mar 20, 2022

Zones in Canton
March 28 2022

Mar 28, 2022 - Apr 1, 2022

Location: Greensboro Aquatic Center, Greensboro, NC National cut times required to participate
July 7 2022

Jul 7, 2022 - Jul 10, 2022

Tentative date for long course champs, 2022
July 19 2022

Jul 19, 2022 - Jul 23, 2022

YMCA National Long Course Championships Greensboro, North Carolina