Volunteers

 
Swim meets cannot run efficiently without the support of many volunteers.  Please consider signing up to be a volunteer for one of the positions listed below

Publicity/ Team Picture- Inform area newspapers of all home meets; coordinate with team photographer for team photo and distribute photos once they are finished

Age Group Parent- Girls- Liaison between parents and coordinators.  Responsibilities include group basket for banquet and end of season skit/ act.  One person for each age group- Little blues, Skipjacks, 8 and under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18.

Age Group Parent- Boys- Liaison between parents and coordinators.  Responsibilities include group basket for banquet and end of season skit/ act.  One for person each age group- Little blues, Skipjacks, 8 and under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18.

Lane Timers- Time swimmers in each race using stopwatches provided by the team.  One lane timer also records times of swimmers on swimmer card.  Time trials,  A Meets and B Meets all needed.

Meet Scorer/ Writer- Keeps a cumulative score of the meet.  Works with other team to confirm meet score accuracy.

Meet Stager- Places swimmers in event- heat- lane order.  

Stager Escort - Walks swimmers from staging area to appropriate blocks. 

Parking Crew-  Directs Deerbrook cars to park in back field and visiting team to park in front lot.

Bluefish Grill Setup- Arrives before the start of the meet to setup and prepare the Bluefish Grill for business

Bluefish Grill Cleanup- Helps clean up grill area after the visiting team has left.

Bluefish Grill Workers/ Runners- Run a station or table at the grill during a meet on a shiftly basis.  

The following positions require additional certification (if interested please see Brian Shuff):

** Meet Place Judge- Stands at the end of the pool and observes the end of the race to determine the finish of all of the swimmers in the race.

** Meet Stroke and Turn Judge- Determines if each swimmer is swimming stroke legally as defined by USA Swimming rules.