Jan 14, 2020 - Commit or Decline your swimmer Deadline for Rescheduled Meet 8AM Wednesday
RCA, Please sign in to your account and ; Make sure you Verify your Email Commit or Decline your swimmer for our rescheduled Home Invitational Commit to volunteer for AT LEAST each session your swim...
Jan 5, 2020 - No RCA Monday 1/6
Due to a necessary rescheduling of a CHS swimming meet, there is no RCA on Monday 1/6.
Jan 2, 2020 - Thursday Practice
RCA, Practice tonight, 1/2/2020, is back to the regularly scheduled time 6:15-7:45PM.
Dec 23, 2019 - Special Winter Break Practice Schedule!
RCA, The CHS Pool is back to normal temps, HOORAY! Please check the "Calendar" Tab at for the special schedule beginning tonight at 4:00PM. All groups (including RED GROUP) may pra...
Dec 19, 2019 - RCA Canceled Thursday 12/19
RCA, The maintenance department at CHS has been working to fix the problem with the water temperature of the pool, unfortuantely it is still too cold for us to practice. Thursday, 12/19 practice is...
Dec 18, 2019 - ****Wednesday Practice Canceled***?
Unfortunately the CHS pool has not warmed as quickly as we hoped and it is still too cold for RCA to practice. Wednesday's practice is canceled. Please check here for updates concerning tomorrow's pra...
Dec 17, 2019 - RCA Practice Canceled Tuesday 12/17
RCA The bad news is that the pool temp is currently 72 degrees and practice is canceled for Tuesday night. The good news is that the pump is replaced and practice is as scheduled for Wednesday and Thu...
Nov 11, 2019 - All RCA activities canceled Monday November 11th
All RCA practices and lessons are canceled today,Monday, November 11th.
Oct 30, 2019 - No RCA Thursday Trick or Treat :)
There will be no RCA on Thursday, October 31st.
Sep 24, 2019 - Reminder ***No RCA Tonight**
*****No RCA tonight, Tuesday***** This is a reminder that there is no practice tonight due to a RiverQueen home meet. The CHS girls swimming team needs volunteer timers and a cheering section at their...
Sep 2, 2019 - RCA Fall/Winter Season 2019/2020 Registration and Parent Meeting
Jul 22, 2019 - End-of-Season Pool Party
RCA Family: Mark your calendars for our End-of-Season Pool Party! August 11 from 5 to 7 pm at the Riverview Pool. We'll have a pizza picnic, where each family brings a pizza to share. Drinks and trea...
Jul 1, 2019 - Splash orders due tonight
Orders are due tonight! Don?t miss out! Order online and pickup at the meet. 🏊??️🏊??️🏊??️🏊??️🏊??️🏊??️🏊...
Jun 25, 2019 - Stars of Tomorrow Volunteers Needed
RCA Families and Supporters: All hands on deck for RCA?s annual summer home meet: Stars of Tomorrow!!! The swim meet begins the afternoon of July 5 and ends on July 7. So far, there are approximate...
Jun 19, 2019 - Wednesday PM practice moved indoors to CHS
RCA, Due to the forecasted rain, we will be practicing inside at CHS tonight (Wednesday) from 6:30-7:30PM. All RCA swimmers are welcome at this indoor practice. Coach Liz (563)271-5217
Jun 17, 2019 - RCA canceled tonight Monday 6/17
RCA, PM practice is canceled tonight,Monday, due to low air and water temperatures. AM practice at CHS is as scheduled at 8:15 Tuesday morning. Coach Liz
Jun 12, 2019 - Summer practice for RCA
Long course practice at RVP (6:30-8:00PM) is underway! If your child is attending these outdoor practices make sure you have your pool pass. Secondly, update your account online by checking the SMS b...
May 13, 2019 - Meet entries for Rock island due today
RCA- I can still take entriesfor the RI orca meet next weekend up until 2:00PM today. From the host team: The Rock Island County Orca Swim Club?s 5th Annual May Mayhem Swim Meet is coming up fast! ...
May 7, 2019 - *** Reminder*** No RCA tonight, Tuesday
***Reminder*** There is no RCA scheduled for Tuesday, 5/7 due to CCC graduation at CHS Please remember to check the Calendar Tab at for updated schedules
May 1, 2019 - Apparel Orders
Apparel orders are in! Jenna Heath and Kristi Klinkhammer will hand them out in the bleachers to parents tonight, Thursday and Monday.
Apr 22, 2019 - NCAA Champion Clinic April 27th still open for registration!
RCA, Piranhas' Coach Joe Hroma let me know that there are still limited openings in both sessions of this clinic for swimmers both USA registered and non-USA. (Think HS and middle schoold swimmers ou...
Mar 29, 2019 - Lessons Spring 2019
The next session of RCA lessons opens online for registration April 1st at 9:00AM. Lessons are twice a week Monday/Thursday April 25th-May 20th for 8 lessons total. Preschool lessons will be on Th...
Mar 19, 2019 - Spring/Summer Season 2019
Feb 20, 2019 - Bowling Party this Sunday!
RCA Families: Come join us this Sunday, February 24, from 1 to 3 pm at Plaza Bowl in Clinton for our end-of-season celebration! Swim team member's bowling, pizza, and pop will be provided. Additio...
Jan 12, 2019 - RCA New Year's Invitational Go Time!
RCA 's 2019 New Year's Invitational 12 and under warm ups begin at 8:00AM 13 and older warm ups begin at 12:30PM Attached you will find a psych sheet and a timeline. Programs and concessions will be a...
Jan 12, 2019 - RCA New Year's Invitational Go Time!
RCA 's 2019 New Year's Invitational 12 and under warm ups begin at 8:00AM 13 and older warm ups begin at 12:30PM Attached you will find a psych sheet and a timeline. Programs and concessions will be a...
Dec 27, 2018 - No RCA Dec 28th-Jan 2
Parents, I originally put an AM practice on the calendar for Friday, Dec.28th. This practice has been cancelled due to a scheduling conflict. Enjoy your short break from swimming and I look forward t...
Dec 18, 2018 - Bonus practices and lessons with Coach Matt available!
RCA, As you celebrate the holidays with your families, many of you are looking for extra swimming practice. Your RCA coaches are making this possible! Keep an eye on the calendar at a...
Dec 6, 2018 - No RCA practice Thursday 12/6
**Reminder** No RCA practice tonight, Thursday. CHS River Kings have a meet at home. Coach Liz (563)271-5217
Nov 19, 2018 - No RCA Practice Today Monday November 19th
All RCA practices are canceled for Monday. Practice Tuesday and Wednesday only this week. Coach Liz (563)-271-5217
Oct 23, 2018 - Thursday 10/25 RCA practice canceled
RCA, All RCA practices for Thursday 10/25 are canceled. Coach Liz
Oct 3, 2018 - Wednesday practice as scheduled
Practice is as regularly scheduled tonight (Wednesday).
Oct 1, 2018 - RCA lessons and team canceled tonight 10/01 Monday and 10/02 Tuesday
All RCA lessons and team practice canceled Monday10/01 and Tuesday 10/02 due to mechanical issue with the pool. I will post and email updates as we receive them. Thank you for your patience and und...
What: Super Fun Intrasquad Meet (not official but still good practice) When: This Saturday 9:30-11:30 AM Where: RCA Home Pool @ Clinton High School Coach Liz will also have a suit sizing kit on hand ...
Sep 5, 2018 - Season Registration
RCA Registration for new and returning swimmers CHS Pool Wednesday OR Thursday 6-7:00 PM
Jul 10, 2018 - Thursday July 19th Bronze Invitational added
Attention RCA, I added another meet (thanks to Linn-Marr Swim Team for cohosting with DASH!) to give swimmers a last chance to acheive Qualifying Times for the Silver Invitational. This is a Thursday ...
Jun 29, 2018 - RCA Stars of Tomorrow Meeting
****Please Choose 1 Stars of Tomorrow Meeting to Attend**** Stars of Tomorrow Meet Directors, Mike and Olivia Pelham along with Queen of Concessions, Nikki Shannon are hosting 2 meet meetings to ensu...
Jun 28, 2018 - All RCA Swimmers Bonus practice at RVP
Let's get swimming!! What: Bonus practice for ALL RCA swimmers When: Tomorrow (Friday 6/29) 6:15PM-7:45PM Where: Riverview Pool Clinton Why: We are hosting a meet!! We want to swim!! The bathhouse i...
Jun 24, 2018 - No AM practice this week,CHS pool closed for repair
RCA, Morning practices at CHS are canceled this week. The CHS pool is closed for repairs. Evening practices at RVP will continue as scheduled Monday-Thursday at 6:30PM weather permitting.
Jun 21, 2018 - Practice moved indoors to CHS Thursday 6PM
Parents, The recent bad weather has caused RVP to close *BUT* RCA coaches want to offer a practice indoors at CHS tonight to keep our swimmers in shape! 6/21 Thursday 6PM-7:15PM all groups
Jun 19, 2018 - Tuesday PM practice cancelled
RCA, PM practice canceled due to weather Tuesday night. No practice at RVP tonight. Coach Liz
Jun 18, 2018 - RCA STARS OF TOMORROW parent meeting
?️?️?️?️Reminder?️?️?️?️ What? Stars of Tomorrow RCA volunteer meeting Where? RVP concession area When? Monday (tonight) at 6:30PM Even...
May 9, 2018 - RCA practice and lessons are canceled,Wednesday 5/9.
*****Attention RCA***** All lessons and practices are canceled for tonight, Wednesday 5/9/18. Lessons will be made up next week on Monday and Wednesday. Practice will resume Thursday. Coach Liz
Apr 8, 2018 - Monday Stroke Clinic Canceled
*****NO RCA MONDAY 4/9**** There is an unfortunate issue with the CHS Pool and we must cancel all RCA activities scheduled for Monday, 4/9. We hope the problem with the pool has a quick remedy and...
Apr 4, 2018 - Season Registration
2018 RCA Spring/Summer Registration Wednesday, April 4 th OR Thursday, April 5 th , 6:00pm-7:00pm. Clinton High School Pool, 817 8th Ave, Clinton, IA 52732 Coaches will evaluate new swimmers and...
Feb 16, 2018 - Bronze Meet Program and Re-seeded events
RCA, The meet program and RE-SEEDED events can be found at this link:
Nov 6, 2017 - Personalized Caps with the new Riverhawk
Do all the swimmers look the same to you? Is your child losing caps? There is a remedy! Personalized swim caps! Swim caps with your child's name and featuring RCA's Riverhawk mascot can be ordere...
Oct 16, 2017 - No RCA Thursday 10/19 River Queen Home Meet
********Please Take Note********* The RCA "Calendar" tab is updated to show that there is no practice on Thursday the 19th due to the River Queens making up their Home Meet at CHS. It's a great oppo...
Oct 13, 2017 - Reminder RCA webstore closing soon
Our newly designed RCA merchandise will be available to order until 10/16/2017 with an estimated ship date on November 1st. The online store closes this Sunday! Remember these make great Christmas...
Oct 13, 2017 - RCA Board Nominations
RCA Annual General Membership Meeting The RCA Annual General Membership Meeting is set for Monday, 10/23/2017. The meeting will start at 7PM. All RCA members are encouraged to attend. The board is a...
Oct 10, 2017 - No RCA Tuesday 10/10 CHS Pool Closed
There is no RCA tonight,Tuesday. CHS Pool is closed for final repairs. Good luck to the 5 RCA swimmers rockin' the Davenport Metro Fall Frolic meet on Saturday! You can still sign up for the Rock Is...
Oct 9, 2017 - Monday update***Pool is open***lessons and practices as scheduled
Monday morning update - pool is open! Lessons & practice will be following normal schedule. See you all at the pool!
Oct 4, 2017 - **New RCA Merchandise**
Attention parents and swimmers! Our newly designed RCA merchandise will be available to order 10/9/2017 - 10/16/2017 with an estimated ship date on November 1st. If you have any questions please conta...
Oct 2, 2017 - CHS Pool Closed No RCA or lessons Monday and Tuesday
The pool at CHS has suffered another drive failure this weekend. As it stands right now we are searching for a replacement drive. The pool is closed. There is a home swimming meet at CHS scheduled for...
Sep 20, 2017 - Stroke Clinic is ON for tonight (Wednesday) and Thursday night
Stroke Clinic is ON for tonight 6-7:00PM. New swimmers not yet registered and all returning swimmers, please see our parent board members to fill out new season paperwork. CHS worked quickly and ef...
Sep 19, 2017 - *Update* No RCA Tues 9/19
UPDATE RCA will NOT be swimming tonight, Tuesday 9/19. Hopefully pool will be good to go for Wednesday evening.
Sep 18, 2017 - No RCA Stroke Clinic Tonight 9/18
*********** Attention Please********* ?CHS pool is closed due to mechanical issues. No RCA Stroke Clinic tonight, 9/18. We will post updates for future dates here on the website as well as the Ri...
Sep 12, 2017 - Mascot Vote Tie-braker
We have a TIE for RCA's Mascot! Please vote once per RCA member. Winner announced Wednesday.
Sep 6, 2017 - Vote for New RCA Mascot
Follow the link below to vote for your favorite RCA mascot! ***Remember 1 vote per RCA swimmer*** (voting closes 9/8/2017)
Sep 5, 2017 - Fall/Winter 2017 Season Registration
Aug 15, 2017 - RCA Mascot
~~~~~ RCA Mascot ~~~~ Attention artists! RCA will be adding a mascot this upcoming fall season and we would like for you to submit your ideas. Once all submissions are received we will post them on t...
Aug 4, 2017 - Sunday Pool Party***Moved to CHS***
RCA, Unfortunately temperatures on Sunday are forecasted to be too cool for swimming outdoors. But never fear the party will go on at the same time (6:00-8:00PM). We are moving the festivities in...
Aug 1, 2017 - Party Details
RCA, Please see the flier (link below) with details about the end of season party Sunday evening at RVP!
Aug 1, 2017 - Pool Party!
Don't forget - the RCA end of season pool party is this Sunday at River View Pool from 6 to 8 PM! Click here for more details
Jul 19, 2017 - Final 2 practices at RVP
RCA, As we wind up the summer season with the Regionals Meet in Iowa City this weekend, I have a couple of practice/calendar changes to make you aware of; Wednesday (July 19th) PM practice at RVP 6:00...
Jul 11, 2017 - End of season pool party at RVP
Don't forget - the RCA end of season pool party is this Sunday at River View Pool from 6 to 8 PM! Click Here for more details
Jul 9, 2017 - No RCA practices Monday
RCA, Congratulations on coming together as parents and VOLUNTEERS to put on a successful 2017 Stars of Tomorrow 3-day invitational! Your coaches are pleased to be a part of this tradition and RCA! Th...
Jul 6, 2017 - Stars of Tomorrow 2017
RCA, The Stars of Tomorrow Meet weekend is finally here!! Tonight the swimmers will practice our meet warmup and starts from the blocks while parents and volunteers set up the meet at RVP starting at...
Jun 29, 2017 - Thursday PM practice moved to CHS
RCA, Here's hoping this is our last practice to move inside to CHS due to weather! Thursday 6/29 6:00 PM practice at CHS Coach Liz Hoffman
Jun 28, 2017 - 6/28 PM practice and Stars of Tomorrow Parent Meeting moved indoors to CHS
RCA, Tonight, Wednesday 6/28 practice is moving indoors to CHS along with the Stars of Tomorrow meet meeting. Practice is 6:00-7:00PM RED and WHITE Black group will practice 6:00-7:15PM SOT meeting ...
Jun 27, 2017 - RCA PM practice moved to CHS for Tuesday 6/27
Due to the cool water temperature at Riverview Pool, RCA will practice at Clinton HS pool tonight (Tuesday 6/27). Red and White 6:00-7:00PM Black Group 6:00-7:30PM Coach Liz Hoffman ...
Jun 21, 2017 - morning practices resume Wednesday 6/21
Morning practices resume Wednesday at 7:45AM. PM practice at Riverview Pool will be as usual. Liz Hoffman
Jun 19, 2017 - Stars of Tomorrow Sponsorships
The Stars of Tomorrow meet is fast approaching, and we need everyone's help with sponsorships! Please see the sponsorship form for more information:
Jun 8, 2017 - No AM practice Monday 6/12
RCA, There will be no AM practice offered on Monday, 6/12. Evening practice at Riverview Pool is as scheduled. Coach Liz Hoffman
May 23, 2017 - First Long Course practice at Riverview Pool June 5th
River Cities Aquatics , The evening of Monday, June 5th will be our first outdoor long-course practice of the season at Riverview Pool. edit******* We will start at 6:00PM*****We plan to start with dr...
Mar 30, 2017 - **Important Registration Reminder**
Parents - please review your accounts in TeamUnify. All RCA accounts should to be brought current at registration. If you have questions about your account, or need help accessing TeamUnify, pleas...
Mar 27, 2017 - Spring/Summer Registration 2017
RCA Registration Week Spring/Summer 2017 season registration will be held Tuesday, 4/18, Wednesday 4/19 and Thursday 4/20 from 6:30-7:30PM each evening. Returning swimmers may choose one of the eveni...
Feb 14, 2017 - No RCA Tuesday 2/14
Due to a Clinton hosted Middle School swim meet, there will be no RCA practice tonight, February 14th.
Feb 2, 2017 - **RCA Merchandise Orders Due Soon!**
Don't forget - orders for new RCA apparel are due this week! If you can't make it to the pool, please email a copy of your order form to Bill Watters ( or Mike Pelham (mikepelha...
Jan 27, 2017 - **NEW RCA Merchandise**
Attention parents and swimmers - newly designed RCA merchandise is available! Click Here for details and the order form. Please have orders, including payment, back to the pool by February 6th. M...
Dec 4, 2016 - No RCA Tuesday 12/6 or Thursday 12/8
Sep 27, 2016 - No RCA Tuesday
The Clinton River Queens have a home swim meet at CHS tonight 9/27. There is no RCA practice.
Sep 15, 2016 - RCA Team Mascot Survey
Exciting news RCA!!!!!!!!!! Bill Watters has come up with some new options for a team mascot. Please only vote once per club member. Liz Hoffman
Aug 25, 2016 - Fall/Winter Season Registration
RCA Registration Week Fall/Winter 2016-2017 season registration will be held Wednesday, 9/14,Thursday 9/15 and Monday 9/19 from 6:00-7:00PM each evening. Returning swimmers may choose one of the ev...
Jul 21, 2016 - Tonight's (Thursday 6:30PM) practice will be at CHS
RCA, It is sweltering outside and RVP is staying open to the public later tonight. We will still hold practice at 6:30PM, but indoors at Clinton High School. *****Remember this is taper season. Don...
Jul 20, 2016 - Wednesday 7/20 AM practice cancelled
Wednesday (7/20) morning practice is cancelled.
Jul 19, 2016 - Practice moved inside 7/19 6:30PM
Due to inclement weather-PM Practice Tuesday,7/19, is moved indooors to CHS from 6:30-7:45PM.
Apr 14, 2016 - Practice Groups
RCA offers a wide range of practice levels to accommodate all swimmers! Lessons : RCA offers lessons for the learn-to-swim students. See our LESSONS REGISTRATION TAB a the top of the page for more i...
Jun 15, 2015 - Evening practice at CHS tonight 6:30
RCA, Due to weather conditions this evening's practice 6/15/2015, will be held at CHS from 6:30-8:00PM (7:30 for 11yrs and younger).
Jun 11, 2015 - Riverview pool closed practice at CHS tonight 630-8:00 PM
RCA, Due to weather conditions this evening's practice 6/11/2015, be held at CHS from 6:30-8:00PM (7:30 for 11yrs and younger).
Jun 2, 2015 - Evening practice (6:30PM) outside at Riverview Pool
Evening practice at Riverview Pool is as scheduled. (6:30-7:45 11yrs and younger, 6:30-8:30 12yrs+) Wear appropriate shoes for dryland and warm dry clothes to put on after practice! Vickie Burns wi...
Jun 1, 2015 - Evening practice canceled 6/1/15
Evening practice at Riverview Pool is canceled, today 6/1/15, due to a combination of cool air and water temperature.
Mar 30, 2015 - Spring/Summer 2015 Registration
We are just about dry.... it's time to get back in the water!!! Returning swimmers : If you have been registered for 2015 already (anyone that swam January through March 2015), you only need to show u...
Dec 27, 2014 - Additional practices during break
RCA, We are offering additional morning practices on Jan. 30th and 31st. Please consult the "Calendar" tab on for all practice times. I look forward to seeing the new suits and swim g...
Dec 1, 2014 - RCA triangular meet for all swimmers
The first meet hosted by RCA in the Clinton HS pool is to be held Sunday,December 14th. All RCA swimmers are STRONGLY encouraged to sign up and participate.
Jul 6, 2014 - Pool and Meet deadline updates
The CHS pool is down for Monday for sure. We will update Monday night about Tuesday. (They ARE getting close to fixing all the issues!) We will have practice at Riverview Pool, rain or shine, 630pm ...
Jun 25, 2014 - RCA Merchandise For Sale
RCA Families! Here is an order form to pre-order RCA apparel! (If you need a cap, please see a coach) The order form and payment must be into Coach Leigh, Liz, or Ross by July 1. (June 30 is even bet...
Jun 11, 2014 - JUNE 11 evening Practice CANCELLED
Riverview Pool temperature is 64 degrees... BRRRR. No evening practice on Wednesday June 11.
Additional info for the summer season: (Schedule is re-posted below) We encourage swimmers that will be practicing in the long course pool to get a mesh bag with kickboard, pull bouy, and Zoomers. (10...
Jun 1, 2014 - SUMMER SEASON!!
Summer is just about here!!! Practice schedule for Long course season- which begins, June 9 ! Below are as many details as possible for the summer practices. Morning Practices : Monday through Friday ...
Jun 1, 2014 - SUMMER SEASON!!
Summer is just about here!!! Practice schedule for Long course season- which begins, June 9 ! Below are as many details as possible for the summer practices. Morning Practices : Monday through Friday ...
Apr 4, 2014 - Spring Opener!
We are excited to get the spring season started!! The coaches have a plan in place to start the season off and get you moving quickly! Practices begin this coming Monday, April 7, 2014 at CHS at 6pm ...
Mar 28, 2014 - RCA Swim Academy!
RCA is proud to announce that the swim lesson program is ready to roll! RCA Swim Academy offers a wide variety of swim lessons for swimmers of all ages. Our instructors are highly qualified and trai...
Feb 26, 2014 - What's Next for RCA?!
This coming weekend is the Senior State Championship Meet! This also brings the Fall-Winter season to a close. RCA will take a short break in March with practices resuming early April. More informati...