Short Course (Fall/Winter)

Registration for the Makos Swim team will open on August 1st.  Please visit the home page and click on the Team Registration button.  We will be offering skills assessments on August 22 and 24 from 5:30-6:30pm.  Skills assessments give new swimmers the chance to meet the coaches and be evaluated for group placements.  New swimmers only need to attend one skills assessment and it will not take the entire hours, so you may drop by anytime between 5:30-6:30pm.

Registration & Team Fees:

Registration Fee: $10.00, which is deducted from your program fees.

Payment Options:   Families have two different payment options.  Payments can be made in full, with a discount in price for the first swimmer or families can pay in four separate payments.

Payment Schedule:

Regular Season Pay in Full:               September 1st

Regular Season 4 Payments:             September 1st, October 1st, November 1st, December 1st

Late Start Pay in Full:                       November 1st

Late Start 4 Payments:                     November 1st, December 1st, January 1st, February 1st

Discount: Families paying in full receive a $75 dollar discount off the price of their first swimmer.  Families paying in full and registering for the Late Start season in October receive a $50 discount for paying in full.

Program Fees:


Full Season

Second Swimmer

Late Start*

Second Swimmer Late Start*





















High School Pre Season


















*If your swimmer is opting to begin swimming at the late start deadline please do not register them online until October 1st.  



Practice begins on Tuesday, Sept. 5.  Swimmers opting to do the late start option will not begin until October 16th.


Makos does not have any additional required fundraising dollar amount.  However, it takes a small village to run a swim meet and all families are required to volunteer at our three hosted home meets.  Please see the volunteer agreement for specifics regarding fundraising dates and requirements.

Volunteer Agreement:

Parents (or a representative from your family) are required to volunteer for a minimum of three sessions for three-day swim meets (Ohio Senior Meet, Mako Holiday Classic, Ohio Junior Olympics.  Volunteers must be at least 12 years of age.  Failure to volunteer will result in a $50 fee per session charged to your families account.

Required Volunteer Dates

Senior Championship             November 17-19, 2017

Mako Holiday Classic             December 8-10, 2017

Junior Olympics                      March 16-18, 2018 

Mako Rec Center Card

Each swimmer is given one card.  This card is your swimmer’s pass to get through the Rec Center security check point to access the pool.  Do not lose this card.  A $30.00 fee is charged for any lost cards.


A RED Miami University parking pass is required to park in the two Rec Center lots.  Miami DOES ticket!  Please park on the street or in the parking garage.