Parent Education

Welcome to ESC Parent’s Page!

September 2017 Parent Meeting Handout

2017 Volunteer Sign Up Directions

The Basics

Here are some basic facts every parent needs to know about the sport of swimming. Read more...


Here is a list of common equipment used by competitive swimmers. Not all equipment is required for every swimmer.  Your child’s coach will be able to tell you exactly what your swimmer needs. Read more....


Please look on our Equipment page for more ESC Information and Contact Xia Zhou at, ESC Equipment Manager to purchase ESC team gear.

Swim Meets

S wim meets are a great family experience. They’re a place where the whole family can spend time together. Here are some very in-depth guidelines geared to help you through your first couple of swim meets. Read more...

The Rules
The technical rules of swimming are designed to provide fair and equitable conditions of competition and to promote uniformity in the sport. Each swimming stroke has specific rules designed to ensure that no swimmer gets an unfair competitive advantage over another swimmer. Read more...
Glossary of Swimming Terms
A glossary of those strange and wacky words we use in the sport of swimming. Relax and take your time reading.  Soon you’ll be understanding and maybe even speaking some "swim slang." Read more...

Much of the above information can be found in our team handbook.  This valuable source for ESC parent’s can help you become familiar will our team policies and team expecations.  

If you want your child to come out of his youth sports experience a winner, (feeling good about himself and having a healthy attitude towards sports) then he needs your help! You are a vital and important part of the coach-athlete-parent team. If you do your job correctly and play YOUR position well, then your child will learn the sport faster, perform better, really have fun and have his self-esteem enhanced as a result.