Dive Team

The Old Orchard Otters Dive Team

The Old Orchard Dive Team is a member of The South Jersey Diving Association (SJDA), a summer diving program for swim clubs in the Southern New Jersey area. Their goal is to teach children of all ages the fundamentals of diving in a fun, safe environment.  Visit for more information.

All divers must join both OO Swim Club and the dive team before beginning dive practice.  For club membership, please contact [email protected] 

Dive team Registration for the 2021 season is open: Click here to register

Diver's insurance through AAU is also mandatory before an athlete may practice with the coach or compete in meets. The fee is $14.

Insurance registration information may be found here:

  • Select "Youth Athlete Membership".  If you are registering your diver for the first time, be sure to use club code WYC84W (South Jersey Diving Association)

  • If you are renewing membership for a returning diver you must modify your registration to use the aforementioned club code. 

  • Please bring or email your AAU registration information to our Dive Coach, Garrett Kerr ([email protected]), or the Dive Team Rep, Dave Kerr ([email protected]).

To join the Remind thread for the OOSC DiveTeam, text @ooscd to 81010.  This will allow us to communicate updates such as practice cancellations due to inclement weather.

Practice Information: 

After School Practice Times June 1-19:

  • M-Tu-F: 4:00-6:30 (no practice Tue 6/8)
  • Wed-Thurs: 4:00 - 6:00

Practice Times weekdays beginning June 21 through July 21:

  • 10:30-12:00
  • 6:15-7:30

Note: Divers are only expected to attend one practice time per day

Meet Schedule:

Qualifier 1: Sunday 6/27 @ Haddon Glen
Qualifier 2: Sunday 7/11 @ Wedgewood
Last chance qualifier: Sunday 7/18 @ Old Orchard
1-Meter Championships: Thursday 7/22 @ Fox Hollow

Garrett Kerr, Head Dive Coach

 We are pleased to have our very own Garrett Kerr as the Old Orchard Dive Coach. Garrett has been coaching the Old Orchard Dive Team since 2019 and was an Old Orchard diver for 9 years. His accomplishments include finishing 2nd in the South Jersey Dive Association Championship meet for the 16-18 Junior Olympic division. Garrett is a student at Rowan University and competes on the Rowan University Dive Team. 

  Questions? email Dive Team Rep Dave Kerr

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