To join our
swim team a swimmer, ages 4 and older, must be able to complete one
length of our competition pool (25 yards) swimming the freestyle
Please contact us to schedule a tryout. Tryouts and practices
are held at the Gilroy High School pool,l GHS, CHS and Gavilan
college. During the summer months (mid-June
through mid-August) practice times will change. Please
contact GGST or see the home page
for more details.
All Swimmers must be registered with USA
Swimming for insurance purposes. This provides both liability and
secondary insurance coverage. Summer swimmers register
with Pacific Swimming at a discounted fee, for coverage
April through September only.
Year-Round swimmers register annually in December, for
coverage Jan 1st through Dec. 31st. USA swimming applications
are handled through our membership coordinators.
We are a non-profit
organization. Our club
is run by a volunteer board of directors. Our coaches are our only
paid staff and we must pay for facility use and maintenance. Our
monthly dues and fundraising are the only way in which we are
supported. Dues are payable on the 1st of the month and are
considered delinquent if not received by 6pmon the 9th.