How do I contact my coach or an administrator?

Email [email protected] and we will respond to you as soon as we can or you can speak to one of our coaches on deck at swim practice. 

How do I get updates from Coaches or Adminstration?

We use the  REMIND app to text any updates, reminders, schedule changes or additional information.  You will also receive a weekly email update from Coach Jerry with the email that was registered.  You can also contact coaches through this app.  Please download the app and you will enter the code from our weekly email update OR you can contact our Marketing Coordinator for the code.  

How do I join the swim team?

We have swim team try-outs weekly at Villa Park High School. Please email [email protected] to schedule a date and time.  Be ready to swim and have a suit, googles, swim cap (for girls) and a towel.  Once you have passed the try-out and are ready to join, you will have to register on our website here: Swim Team Registration 

If you are wanting to join out of our swim lesson program, please check with your instructor to see if you are ready and they will help you set up your tryout.

Additional information on joining the team can be found on the Swim Team tab.

How often should I attend practice?

Athletes should TRY to attend every practice.  However, to remain on the swim team, if you are in Pre Team or Bronze, you are required to attend at least three practices per week and ecouraged to one swim meet per month.  If you are in Silver, you are required to attend at least four practices a week and every meet your are qualified to swim at; typically one per month except during championship meet months where you may have two meets.  Senior level swimmers should be attending every practice and swim in appropriate meets for their level of achievement.

How do I register for swim lessons?

Click on Lessons and Rec Team Registration and follow the outlined directions.  Registration is all on-line, and you can register by credit card or check.  However, if you register by check, you will be waitlisted until your check has been received and processed. Your space is not reserved when paying by check and being on the waitlist. Questions regarding swim lessons should be directed to [email protected]

Is the pool heated?

The pools we use in the Orange Unified School District and at Fullerton College are all outdoor facilities.  The pools are kept at a constant temperature of 81 degrees year-round.

Do we practice or have swim lessons if it is raining?

YES!  Unless there is lightening, we will be practicing and holding swim lessons when it rains.

What do I need to know about attending a swim meet?

Click on Swim Meets 101 for a detailed explanation about everything you need to know about attending swim meets.  If you still have questions, ask your coach or contact our Meet Coordinator

How do I know what swim meets to attend?

Go to the Meets Schedule tab to see upcoming swim meets. Go to the Do I Qualify? tab under Meets Schedule to see what events the swimmer qualifies for.

Where can I buy ORCA spirit wear?

If you are interested in purchasing spiritwear, please contact one of our Coordinators