September 10, 2021
Dear York Families,
Welcome to the 2021-2022 Season, York Swim Club’s 41st year! Practices begin Monday, September 13th 2021. Please see updates and reminders below as we head towards the start of the new season –
We will hold an online parent meeting for families on Sunday, September 12th. The meeting at 3:30 pm will be for Swim School, 8 and Under and Age Group 9-12-year-old families. The meeting at 4:30 pm will be for Senior 13 & Over families. In this meeting we will go over everything you need to know for the season including Covid 19 Protocols and Site-Specific Information and give you the opportunity to meet the coaches. If you cannot attend your time slot the slideshow will be available after the meetings on our website.
3:30pm Meeting Link - Password 861033
4:30pm Meeting Link - Password 983675
Each swimmer will need to complete the Health Questionnaire before attending their first practice. The coaches will verify it has been completed for swimmers before they will be permitted to enter the pool for practice, no exceptions. Health Questionnaire Link – CLICK HERE TO COMPLETE
Dryland training information is posted on the registration page, the training will be broken into sessions for the upcoming season.
Below are the links to the online ordering for York Swim Club team apparel/ equipment and the York Swim Club silicone caps. Please note the silicone cap online store will close on Thursday, September 30th 2021 and the apparel/equipment store will close on March 31st 2022.
October Swim Meets
The October meet registrations will open shortly, you will receive notification when each becomes available for registration. Registration directions for meets are posted on the documents page of our website.
JP Popovich Memorial Invite at Claude Moore Rec Center – October 8th-10th for 13 & Over swimmers only, please note that any 12 & Under swimmers who register for this meet will have their entries removed. Registration for this meet will open shortly.
Harvest Moon Meet at Herndon Community Center – October 9th-10th for 9-12 Year Old swimmers only. Registration for this meet will open shortly.
Halloween Mini Meet at Audrey Moore Rec Center – October 23rd for 8 & Under swimmers only.
Athlete Protection Training (APT)
All adult athletes (i.e., athletes that are 18 years old or older) are required to complete the USA Swimming Athlete Protection Training. If you are already 18 years old please complete the training by September 25, 2021. If you turn 18 years old during the season please complete the training within a week after you turn 18. Please note Adult Athletes must take the “ Core Course ”. This training can be found here .
ACH Debit Option For Membership Payment
Families are welcome to pay the monthly dues by credit card or ACH debit from your banking account. Should you wish to choose ACH debit please add the account information into your account by logging into the team website, selecting “My Account” on the left side of the homepage, then select “Set Up Auto-Pay” and then select +Add Bank Account. Detailed directions can be found here .
Transfer Swimmer Form
If you are joining us this season and previously swam on another United States Swimming Team please take a moment to fill out the Potomac Valley Swimming Transfer Swimmer Form so that your swimmer may become attached to York Swim Club. The form can be found here .
The coaches and I are very much looking forward to the start of the season and seeing our York families. As always thank you for your patience and support.