Swim Meet Sign-Up & USA Membership Info

Greetings YDC Swim Team Families - Here is information regarding Swim Meet Sign-Up Information and USA Membership Information.

Swim Meet Sign-Up Information - We will be posting meet information on our ydcswimteam.org web site.  The October 20th Oconomowoc Swim Meet and the October 27th DFAC Swim Meet are both available to sign-up for on our web site. Inter-Squad Swim Meet will be available within the next couple of days.  You will also be receiving emails through the YDC Team Unify by Nick Nager (East Head Swim Team Coach) with information regarding each meet as they are available for sign-up with deadline dates and directions of how to sign up for meets. You will also be receiving a 7 day notice of each meet of a reminder tof each deadline date.

USA Swimming Membership :   YDC United competes at both YMCA and USA Swim Meets during the season. There are more USA Meets offered during the season in the Madison Area and State throughout the season. USA Swimming offers meets for all ages and abilities.  YDC Swimmers are not required to become USA Members, but in order to swim at a USA meet, swimmers must be a USA member. A USA Membership is $62.00 for ages 8 and under and  $72.00 for ages 9 and over. A child may not swim USA meets without a USA membership, please confirm that you are signing your child up for the appropriate meet, Those that have current USA memberships from last season, your USA membership is valid through December 2019.  USA membership deadline dates:  October 6, November 3, December 8 (for new and renewal memberships), these USA memberships will be valid through December 2020.  To register for USA Memberships - go to our web site YMCA  of Dane County - Programs - Swim Team - Register - USA Membership - and then the appropriate age group 8 & Under or 9 & Over.  You may also register at the membership desks.

If you have any questions, certainly feel free to ask your coach, Robin Berg at East or Becky Whiting at West.

thanks

Robin Berg

Aquatic Director

Madison East YMCA