THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN THE
Our 2019-2020 Season began on August 19, 2019
We are still accepting new swimmers. You can come for a tryout on any Tuesday or Thursday at 7:00pm. You DO NOT have to email or call ahead (but see below if you are an experienced competition swimmer).
Johnson Park Pool, 1781 Ebenezer Road SW, Conyers, GA 30094
Tell the front desk that you are there for a tryout with the Rockdale Riptides. Then come into the pool area and ask for a Riptides coach.
Please read below for more information.
Please read ALL of the information under the 'About Us' tab so that you have a full understanding of the structure, philosophy, pricing, etc. of our team prior to coming to a tryout.
If you have already swam competitively on another USA Team, a High School Team or a Summer League Team, please send us those details through 'Contact Us' prior to coming to a tryout as it will help to streamline your tryout based on your experience, and in certain circumstances you may not need a formal tryout.
What to expect at your tryout:
Please wear a swimsuit, goggles and a swim cap is recommended for girls and boys with longer hair.
8 and Unders will do a little bit of stretching on the pool deck and then swim a 25 yard warm-up (one length of the pool). Then they will do a 25 yard of Freestyle and Backstroke and then demonstrate their knowledge of the Breaststroke and Butterfly.
9 and Olders will do a little bit of stretching on the pool deck and then swim a 50 yard warm-up (the length of the pool down and back). Then they will do a 50 yard Freestyle and Backstroke and then demonstrate their knowledge of the Breaststroke and Butterfly by attempting a 25 yard of each.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO MEETING YOU!