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2022-2023 Short Course Season & Annual Membership Registration


Welcome to Steel City Aquatics Electronic Registration System!

Registration is now open for our 2022-2023 Short Course & Annual Swim Team Season!      

**If you are a brand new member registering for Steel City Aquatics, do not proceed with registering just yet.  Please click HERE to request a New Member Evaluation at your site location.

**  Note: to qualify for the Swim Team, swimmers must be able to complete two 25 yard laps of freestyle (breathing to the side), one 25 yard back stroke, and understand/attempt breaststroke & butterfly.  Otherwise, you can register them for the Learn2Swim program by clicking HERE

**If you are a returning member of Steel City Aquatics, please proceed and register for the appropriate registration group as directed by your coach.**


SEASON DATES & SCHEDULE

  • New Member Evaluation Dates: August 29th - September 3th
  • Short Course Season Dates: September 6th - March 26th (Note: Our registered Senior / Varsity swimmers will start practice on August 29th)
  • Annual Season Dates (Includes both Short Course & Long Course Seasons): September 6th - July 31st (Note: Our registered Senior / Varsity swimmers will start practice on August 29th) 

* SITE LOCATIONS: PLEASE NOTE:  You can choose to register with either Moon Site or South Fayette Site location, however you will be required to practice with the specific site location & group time that you registered for,  In the event of a temporary schedule conflict you can request to attend an alternate time or location from your site head coach. You must receive approval from your site head coach prior to attending the alternate site or time.  

SCHEDULE: Please be aware that all practice times and locations are subject to change in order to manage the facility cancelations that we may receive.  We will send out a weekly summary that will include a WEEK IN A GLANCE schedule that will capture any necessary changes to the weekly schedule. You can also find the weekly schedule posted posted each Sunday in our NEWS section on the web site.

 NOTE: The schedule below is a PROJECTED schedule and is not yet finalized.  For Moon Site Swimmers: Sr/ Varsity, Junior, and Gold practice will be held at Moon pool. Bronze & Silver practice will be held at Cornell Pool. For South Fayette Site Swimmers: All group practices will be held at the SF Middle School pool. 

 


NEW: REGISTRATION IS A 2 STEP PROCESS!

1.  Steel City Club MEMBERSHIP Registration: For the 2022-2023 season,  you can register for either the ANNUAL membership or the SEASONAL membership.

  • The annual membership option will secure your club membership for both Short Course and Long Course seasons (Sept-July) at a discounted rate.  
  • The Seasonal membership option will secure your club membership for the Short Course season only (Sept - March) and you will have the option to sign up for the long course season (Apr-July) at a later time. 

PAYMENT OPTIONS BY MEMBERSHIP TYPE:

 

ANNUAL MEMBERS PAID IN FULL  Payment collected at time of registration; receives additional 10% discount
  PAID QUARTERLY  4 Installments: First is collected at registration.  Remaining 3 payments will auto charge your account in Nov 1, Feb 1, and May 1. Once membership is committed, refund policy applies- so All payments are obligated.

 

SHORT COURSE SEASON (ONLY) MEMBERS PAID IN FULL Payment collected at time of registration; receives additional 10% discount.
  PAID QUARTERLY 3 Installments: First is collected at registration.  Remaining 2 payments will auto charge your account in Nov 1, Feb 1.  Once membership is committed, refund policy applies- so All payments are obligated.

*Separate "Long Course Only" Registration will open in March 2023.

2.  USA SWIMMING MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION:  This year, USA Swimming has implemented a change where the members will be required to register to register directly with usa swimming.  There will be a link that we will send to you so you can register with our club. This link will not be available unitl September.  In the interim, please click on the link provided HERE and watch the video on the steps you will need to take to register for your USA Swimming membership this season.


CLUB TRAINING LEVELS AND MEMBERSHIP PRICING STRUCTURE: 

**Quarterly payment plans are higher to include the system credit card fee of $4.00 & a 3% system processing fee**

  • College Drop In Membership Details: Choose Alumni (above membership) or Non- Alumni College Drop In rate ($100 Fee). 
    • (Alumni = Active Steel City, Moon Aqua, or South Fayette Members when they gratuatuated).  All College Drop In registrations must have an active USA Swimming Membership prior to .  College swimmer must have an active USA Swimming Membership prior to registering with Steel City Aquatics.    
  •  Varsity Team rate is a prorated rate of the senior group and should only be used for swimmers who plan on swimming/practicing with their HS swim team M-F during the varsity season. Since the varsity group price is reduced by 4 months for the short course season, a paid in full discount will only apply to the Annual Membership and will not apply to a short course only membership.
  • Middle School athletes- If you swim for either Moon or South Fayette Middle school season (confirmed by the 2023 middle school roster) you will receive a $100.00 credit to your account for the overlap (applied to your account in a credit form only, by June 1).  However, If you are a middle school swimmer from a school other than Moon or SF, you will need to e-mail a copy of your school's swim team roster (with proof of participation) to [email protected] by the end of May to receive your overlap credit that will be applied to your account.  This is not a reimbursement but a credit that will be applied to the account for future charges. 
  • ****There is an "Out of District" fee of $100.00 for those who live outside of Moon Area School District, Cornell, or South Fayette School District*****

Summary of All Charges due at registration are as follows: 

  1. Membership Pricing: Full payment or first installment is due, depending on payment selection​
  2. $100 Fundraising Fee per member (You will have the opportunity to earn this back with the Lottery Ticket Sales)
  3. Team Apparel Fee: $35.00 includes the following:
    • 2 Team Caps (Black, Silver) *Required*
    • 1 Seasonal Team T-Shirt  *Required*

​​Reminder: you will need to register directly through USA Swimming for your swimmer(s) USA Swimming Membership as well (step 2 in registration above).

Note: Steel City team caps are the only caps permitted to be worn at practice.  Ask your coach or email [email protected] if you need more caps ($10/each will be charged to your account). Additional CUSTOM CAPS (with swimmers names) can be ordered through TYR by clicking HERE (club password is SCATYR)

 Swimmers who are transferring from another USA Swimming Team will need to request an Athlete Transfer through USA Swimming. Our LSC code is AM and our team code is STEEL. A video on how to request a team transfer can be found HERE.

Welcome to the Steel City Aquatics FAMILY!  Looking forward to another great season!