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2021 Registration Opens 4/1/21!

We will accept registrations, but will not be accepting payment at this time.

Welcome to the Hood Hammerheads' 30th year! As always, we are very excited for this season to begin. If you are a returning member, welcome back. If you are just joining us, we would like to welcome you and your family to the Hammerheads. Online registration begins April 1st. You may register your swimmers by clicking here. More details about the Hammerheads can be found in our information document. We also have a Facebook page. Like us at Hood Hammerheads Swim Team. More information about the Frederick Summer Swim League can be found on the FSSL website.

Mission Statement:

The Hood Hammerheads Swim Team mission is to provide ALL participants with an enjoyable experience while developing great sportsmanship, furthering competitive swimming skills, and cultivating special friendships and lifelong memories.

Hood Parent Board:

Alex Brown (Team Rep)

Laurie Larsson (Team Treasurer)

Tara Fager-Morcock (Concession Manager)

Jennifer Lolli-Hall (Team Activities/Event Coordinator and Team Apparel)

Michael Kokoski (Team IT)

Hood Head Coach:

We would like to welcome back Coach Ashley Gardner as our our Head Coach! This will be Coach Ashley's 3rd year with the team. She came to us from the Hood College Swim Team as the Women's Coach and she is the Assistant Aquatics Director for Hood. We are excited to have her back on board!

*Also back again this season: Hammerhead Pups!

This program is geared towards swimmers who are not quite ready for the competitive team. Swimmers will refine their swimming skills and strokes and build confidence in the water as well as preparing them for the competitive part of the sport. See our information on Pups on our website tab for requirements needed for this program.

Pups practices run for 5 weeks

Hammerhead Pups practices will begin on TBD
Pups practice Monday through Thursday.
Please Note: Our first week we will practice Tuesday through Friday. We will go to our normal schedule Mon.-Thurs the 2nd week until the end of the session. Please check the Pups Tab for more information.

Hammerheads Competitive Team will begin morning practices - TBD as soon as FCPS announces the last day of school for students..

Pre-Season weekend practice begin on TBD

The rest of the Pre-season practice schedule can be viewed from our Documents Tab or in the Group Calendar Tab (Coming Soon!)

This year morning practice will begin on (TBD).

Our Monday through Friday morning practices are from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

9:30am-10:30am (12 & under)

10:30am-11:30am (13 & over)

Evening Make-up Practices: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:15-8:15 (Tentative days)

For more detailed information, go to our Documents tab.