Winter Team 2019-2020

Complete the registration form below and submit program payment payable to City of McHenry. Complete the ISI/USA Membership Application (NOTE: THE ISI FEE IS NOW INCLUDED IN TEAM PRICING.)  Do not send membership form directly to Illinois Swimming - all membership applications will be submitted by the club. All swimmers are required to be registered with USA Swimming which requires a yearly membership fee. Both completed and signed forms are due at registration at McHenry Parks & Recreation.

Program Enrollment Document

ISI Athlete Document

The Fall/Winter swim program competes in Northern Illinois Winter Swim Conference meets and Illinois Swimming Inc. (ISI)/ USA official meets. Note: All swimmers are required to be registered with USA swimming which requires a yearly $80 membership fee. USA swimming fee included in team pricing. Practices are held at the Merkel Aquatic Center (201 S. Green Street) until the McHenry West High School swimming pool renovations are completed. Practices begin Mon, Sept. 16 and continue through late February.

TRY IT FIRST ON MON, SEPT 9: Children ages 5-7 trial at 6:00 pm. Children ages 8 & up trial at 7:00 pm. Do you wonder if your child will like swim team? Want to know what it takes to be a Marlin? Children will meet with coaches, spend 15 minutes on land and 30 minutes in the pool being evaluated. Parents and swimmers will learn about the team and be assigned a practice level. Tryouts are free and will be held at Merkel Aquatic Center pool. Children need a suit, goggles, and towel for tryouts. MUST be able to swim 25 yards unassisted.

4-Day Trial: First-time swimmers can do a 4-day trial from September 10-13. The week will consist of mini practices before swimmers join their normal practice times. Mini-practices will be from 5:30-6:30 pm, Tuesday-Friday of that week. Swimmers will have to withdraw or pay by first day of regular practice on September 16. 4-day trial swimmers must attend try-out day and still complete the registration form prior to the try-out day.

Scholarships/Payment Options/Multiple Child Discount: The McHenry Marlins parent board is proud to offer scholarships for families in need. Scholarship forms are available by e-mailing nthompson@cityofmchenry.org. Scholarship forms are due by September 25 to be considered for fall/winter season. Payments options are available to help families as well. Early bird payments of full season amount will receive special discount pricing. Discount excludes High School swimmer pricing. Families with two or more swimmers will receive a $10 discount per additional child enrolled on the team.

LEVEL

REG #

MON

TUES

WED

THU

FRI

EARLY BIRD

(Paid in Full by 8/30)

*FEE

Note: Fee includes USA swimmer registration fee

BLUE

352201A

(3-Day)

5:15-6:00 pm

No Practice

5:15-6:00 pm

No Practice

5:15-6:00 pm

 

$405/R

$415/NR

$455/R

$465/NR

BRONZE 1

352201B

(3-Day)

5:15-6:15 pm

No Practice

5:15-6:15 pm

No Practice

5:15-6:15 pm

$505/R

$515/NR

$555/R

$565/NR

BRONZE 2

352201C

(3-Day)

6:15-7:15 pm

No Practice

6:15-7:15 pm

No Practice

6:15-7:15 pm

$505/R

$515/NR

$555/R

$565/NR

SILVER

352201D

(3-Day)

6:15-7:30 pm

No Practice

6:15-7:30 pm

No Practice

6:15-7:30 pm

$530/R

$540/NR

$580/R

$590/NR

SILVER

352201E

(5-Day)

6:15-7:30 pm

5:30-7:15 PM

6:15-7:30 pm

5:30-7:15 pm

6:15-7:30 pm

$665/R

$675/NR

$715/R

$725/NR

GOLD

352201F

(3-Day)

7:15-9:00 pm

No Practice

7:15-9:00 pm

No Practice

7:15-9:00 pm

$555/R

$565/NR

$605/R

$615/NR

GOLD &

PLATINUM

352201G

(5-Day)

7:15-9:00 pm

5:30-7:15 pm

7:15-9:00 pm

5:30-7:15 pm

7:15-9:00 pm

$690/R

$700/NR

$740/R

$750/NR

* Early Bird discount: Payment is due at the time of registration and early bird discount will be applied. Registrations must be received and processed before 8/31/19 for discount. Early bird discount excludes payment plans and high school swimmer fees.

*Payment Plan: 50% due at registration & remaining 50% due by 11/15/19. Any remaining balances after 11/15 will result in a $50 late fee. If fee not paid by 12/1/19, swimmers will be removed from the program.

Payment Information

Team fee must be payable to the City of McHenry. Payments may be made by check, credit card, or cash for team fee. Account balances for ISI meets are due upon registration deadline date for each meet. Any late ISI balances will result in swimmers restriction from attending and registering for future ISI and rec meets. ISI (Illinois Swimming Inc.) yearly membership is REQUIRED for all swimmers regardless of swimmers plan on attending any ISI/USA swimming meets.

Yearly registration form, ISI athlete form, and 50% of payment must be made prior to September, 16.

High School Swimmers

MMAC welcomes high school swimmers outside of their HS competition season. Swimmers must still complete both a team and ISI registration. Price listed includes mandatory ISI swimming fee.

High School Boys Fee: 3-day practice $275/R - $285/NR or 5-day practice $405/R - $415/NR

High School Girls Fee: 3-day practice $295/R - $305/NR or 5-day practice $435/R - $445/NR

 

Summer Team 2019

CLICK HERE FOR REGISTRATION FORM!

The McHenry Marlins Aquatic Club (MMAC) Swim Team competes in the Northern Illinois Summer Swim Conference and is open to novice and experienced swimmers. This swim team is not designed as a swim lesson program. Students learn strokes, techniques, diving, starts, turns and conditioning. Swimmers must have a team or navy/red suit and team swim camp (vendor can be found on the MMAC website). Year-round team participates have the option to compete in ISI/USA Long Course swim meets at an additional cost.

Important Dates

Parents Meeting................................................ Tuesday, May 21 at RC

Team Pictures.......................................... Wednesday, June 12 at MAC

Team Pictures (rain date)..........................Thursday, June 20 at MAC

Splash Party.....................................................Friday, August 2 at MAC

RC = McHenry Recreation Center

MAC = Merkel Aquatic Center

Swim Meets

The team has home and away dual meets on evenings in June and July. Swimmers need to arrange transportation to and from meets. Parent volunteers are required to work at Home meets.

Registration Information

Parents must complete and sign forms and submit medical release at registration. Registering multiple children? Receive a $10 discount off the second child. No practice on July 4.

Previous swimmers must register before the first day of practice. If not registered by 3:00 pm on Monday, May 6, these swimmers will pay an additional $10 charge. Any late payments will incur a $10 fee per day past due. (NT)

Reg # Level Day Dates Time

252201A Gold M – F May 27 – Jul 19 6:15 am – 7:45 am

252201B Bronze M – F May 27 – Jul 19 7:45 am – 8:45 am

252201C Blue M – F May 27 – Jul 19 8:45 am – 9:30 am

Location: Merkel Aquatic Center

Fee: $315/R – $325/NR

Summer Additional Program Options:

Private Lessons w/ A Swim Coach

Two-A-Days Trainings

Dryland Trainings (New Summer 2019!)