Otters Swim Team : Start Registration Background-image

Registration 2019

Open for Returning Members

2/25/19 - 6/10/19

Open for New Members

2/25/19 - 6/10/19


2019 Otters Swim Team Registration

Welcome to the Otters Swim Team Electronic Registration platform for our upcoming swim season! We are pleased to offer registration. The process is simple for both new and returning members. You'll get access to your own private account that will enable you easily declare for swim meets, sign-up for jobs, see your children's swim times histories, maintain your own contact information, and more.
Open to Current members: February 25th       Open to New Families: February 25th

To Register you will need to:

View 2019 Registration Packet and Season Calender

 1.Read ALL the information below (fees, work commitment, paperwork)

2.Complete/Submit:  Forms & Payments to Otters Swim Team, 1106 Hummingbird Circle Joliet, IL 60431



Registrations will not be processed until both waiver forms and payment are received and all steps in the registration process are complete.  Once the checklist is completed, your account will be marked “Approved” by the head coach, Stephanie LaPorta, and you will be able to sign up for meets & worker assignments in May.

QUESTIONS: Contact Stephanie LaPorta at

Swim Skill Minimum Requirement:  Otters Swim Team is not a lessons program. Swimmers must already have the foundations to swimming previously in place. Otters Swim Team is open to children ages 5-18 with a foundation to swimming a desire to progress and get better. Swimming Requirements

Children 8 years old and younger must be able to swim one length of the pool (25 Yards) without assistance of both Freestyle and Backstroke.

Children 9 years of age and older must be able to swim two lengths of the pool (50 Yards) without assistance of Freestyle and Backstroke as well as be able to swim 25 yards of either Breaststroke or Butterfly.

Volunteer Work Requirement/Family:

 Each family is required to either a Key Parent Volunteer or works 4 dual meet and 1 champtionship meet volunteer jobs - the online volunteer sign up will occur in May. $100 Escrow will be charged to the families. This check must be submitted separate from the registration fees. Checks will be held and not cashed unless a violation occurs. At the end of each season the team destroys all unused checks.

 Refund Policy

A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will be issued to ANY swimmer that withdraws from the swim team prior to May 10th. Cancellatioins must be done in writing/email only. A full refund (minus a $35 processing fee) will also be issued if the swimmer fails to qualify for the swim team on the designated try out date. Registration fees will NOT be transferred to the Swim Lesson Program as we are separate entities.

After May 10th, no refunds are available to families as staffing of coaches, swimmer insurance and conference fees have been paid. 

 We look forward to having you join the Otters Swim Team and are excited for another great season!

Registration is not open. Please come back later.