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2021 Covid Season - At a Glance

 Chapel Hill Country Club (Swim Team AT-A-GLANCE)

Sharks RETURN in 2021

(with Covid Modified Season)

The SHARKS are BACK!  Register now for the CHCC swim team in what is sure to be a unique and memorable season.   Unfortunately, our partnership with Ridgewood is suspended this season because of continued Covid pool restrictions.  Therefore, this season of Sharks will be CHCC Members only.  The plan is to compete in three virtual meets and an in-person age group only CHAMPS at the end of July through the Chapel Hill Summer Swim League (CHSSL).  Swim Team is NOT swim lessons.  

If you are a returning CHCC Shark, this season will be DIFFERENT.  However, our goal is to modify, but maintain as many of our team’s traditions as possible.  You know what the Sharks are all about and how amazing our season can be.  We ask for your grace as we try to capture the essence of our team in a world still recovering from the pandemic.  

If you are a NEW CHCC Shark, we are excited for you to join the team, but ask for your grace and patience as we try to manage this new format. We have never organized a season like this before and our goal is to make it Shark-Tastic for your child, but we are parent volunteers and will be learning “best practices” as we go.  You will be required to attend a swim test prior to the start of the season - Dates TBD at this time. Remember - Swim team is NOT swim lessons.  While there have been a few 4 year olds on the team in the past, the youngest swimmers tend to be 5 or 6 years old and have already had several years of swim lessons before joining the swim team.    

For all Sharks, please note:  

  • Sharks will be following USA Swimming Guidelines, as well as, CHSSL recommendations regarding masks and other social distancing procedures.  
  • All swimmers must be capable of swimming MULTIPLE laps in a row without grabbing on to the lane lines, side of the pool, or require the assistance of a coach.  In the beginning of the season, Coaches may ask your child to swim a lap / “walk a lap.”  In other words, your child may be asked to get out of the pool and walk around to re-join the group.  
  • At this time, NO Shark Assistants will be in the water this season to provide help and /or a “quick resting stop.”  A coach will only enter the water in an emergency and/or to provide instruction.  
  • All swimmers must be “independent” in their ability to put on their goggles, caps, and other personal actions, like behavior management.  At this time, Parents will NOT be allowed on deck at Champs.  Deck access by parents may be limited during practice and virtual meets as well.  
  • Any 6-Under swimmers will most likely compete in the 7 & 8 Year old Division for virtual meets.  The league is still determining guidelines and best practices for our youngest swimmers. 

PRACTICE & FEE SCHEDULE

  • Access to a maximum of 3 practices per week
  • Pre-register each week for your practice slots; More information to come on registering for additional practices if the session has availability  

 

 

  SHARKS - $150

  • Before June 13th:  Evening Practices Mon - Friday Only (Session #1:  6:00 - 7:00 pm; Session #2:  7:00 - 8:00 pm); Saturday (Session #1:  8:30 - 9:30 am; Session #2:  9:30 to 10:30 am) 
  • Starting June 14th:  Morning Practices Begin / Evening Practices Monday - Thursday / No Friday Evening Practices; (Session #1:  8:30 - 9:30 am; Session #2:  9:30 - 10:30 am) / Same Evening times / Saturday Morning Times as above

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:

  • Swim Test REQUIRED for New Sharks
  • 1 Mock Meet; 3 Virtual Meets; CHAMPS (July 23 - 25)
  • Social Events, Team T Shirt, Ribbons, Awards, and League fees all included
  • Post Season Banquet (RSVP Required - Additional Fee)

Practice Starts:  Mid to Late May (Tentatively)

Visit www.chccrsharks.com for More Information & to Register

Email [email protected] with additional questions.  

 

 

 

 

 


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