GREAT Partners
2019/20 Short Course

Welcome to the 2019/20 Short Course Season

We are excited about the 2019/20 Short Course season. Below you will find all the information you need for the upcoming season. 

To register, please select the On-Line Registration Button on the Home Page.

Training Groups and Equipment Requirements

It is important that all of our swimmers feel comfortable training at a level that improves both their skill set and stamina. Coaches will determine the training group for your swimmer(s).

For descriptions of all our training groups and the required equipment please click on the following link:

Training Group Description

Practice Times

This Short Course Season we will continue to start later on Saturday Mornings. For a full description of our Practice times please click on the following link:

Practice Schedule

USA Swimming Membership

You will need to become a member of USA Swimming. There are a number of options:

Premium Membership - unlimited access to swim meets for 12 months 

Flex Membership - a limit of 2 meets in a 12 month period. Can be upgraded to a Premium Membership 

For more details on the differences between the membership levels click here.

Swim Meets

Meets are not mandatory but we strongly encourage participation. Your coach will advise you if your swimmer is ready to participate in a meet. (The TIGER group does not participate in meets.) The following meet schedule is tentative. Meets are also listed on the Home Page. 

Meet Schedule


Please click here for our fee schedule.


GREAT offers financial assistance to those that qualify. Please click here for the Scholarship Guidelines and here for the Scholarship Application Form

How to get started with GREAT:

  • View our Complete Online Registration.

  • You will receive an invoice from with payment instructions. Payment can be made online with a credit/debit card or by mailing a check payable to GREAT to the address below.
  • Submit a copy of the swimmer's birth certificate. Please email a picture of the certificate to Put your swimmer's name in the subject line followed by “Birth Cert”. For example “Jon Doe Birth Cert” Please make sure the image quality is high enough. (For those with iPhones select “medium” quality or above when sending the email.)

  • Sign up for Remind Text Alerts - these are used when notices and updates are time-sensitive. For example, weather delays.

    Text @greatsw to 81010

  • GREAT'S Address
    • GREAT
    •  P O Box 23172
    •  Evansville
    •  IN 47724
  • Check out the   GREAT Gear page to learn more about the gear your swimmer will need.