KC Swim Academy

Welcome to the 2021 KC Summer Sharks Swim Team!

Returning members can begin registering on March 23, 2021.

New members can sign up after April 1 and they have passed try-outs.

After you have registered, please email the team with your preference of Practice Day choices.

Session 1- MW or TTH, Session 2 & 3 - TTh or WF

 

2021 KC Summer Sharks”, is a fun, somewhat competitive, summer league program that starts in early March and traditionally ends with our Team Banquet. Minimal swimming skills are required. We ask that Summer Sharks commit to swimming in two of our four Dual Meets and also commit to participating in the Championship Meet, this year. 

Summer Sharks has a longtime reputation as a team that provides: Expert Stroke Instruction, Fitness, Competition and Fun. We are a program that constantly encourages and teaches better swimming technique.

2021 Highlights:

  1. Swim Team practices and private lessons begin in April! Get a head start on Summer!
  2. Returning Sharks (Summer or Arctic) do not need to try out! New Members, see below for dates and also refer to the Calendar for “TRY OUT” days and times.
  3. Season runs from April 5, 2021 to mid-August. The season will be split into 3, 6 week sessions, with practices 2 days a week.
  4. 4 dual meets on Monday or Saturday mornings in June. We have a strong, friendly rivalry with Lakewood, Royal Oaks, Canyon Creek, and Brookhaven Country Clubs in the Dallas Classic Summer Swim League.
  5. August Awards Banquet for the whole family, Covid permitting!
  6. Each session holds different amenities and is priced accordingly:

 

            PRACTICE GROUPS NEED TO BE SCHEDULED with Coach Robbie

Session 1: April 5-May 13 $130 Skill and Cardio building. Evening workouts.

1a 4:15-5, Beginner     M/W - FULL    T/TH -   FULL

1b 5-5:45, Intermediate    M/W -  FULL     T/TH -  FULL 

1c 5:45-6:30 Beginner   M/W-FULL   T/TH- FULL

1c 5:45-6:45 Advanced M/W TWO OPENINGS T/TH- FULL

1c 5:45-6:45  Beginner   M/W  FULL    T/Th - FULL

Session 2: June 1-July 9 $175 league competition with Champs meet. Morning workouts.

2a 6:30-7:40, 11 & Up           T/TH - FULL      W/F -   FULL 

2b 7:45- 8:45    10 & Under    T/TH - FULL      W/F -   FULL 

2c 8:50-9:50      8 & Under     T/TH - FULL     W/F -  FULL

Session 3: July 13-Aug 20 $150 Intra-squad meets with possible league meet. Morning Workouts. 

3a 6:30-7:40     11& Up            T/TH -       W/F -

3b 7:45- 8:45    10 & Under      T/TH -  Almost FULL     W/F -Almost FULL

3c 8:50-9:50      8 & Under       T/TH - FULL     W/F - FULL

Contact Coach Robbie for available openings for practice groups

  1. $30.00 registration fee per family per session.  It is better to register all family members at the same time so the proper fees can be applied.
  2. Each practice group is limited to four swimmers per lane for Covid safety, therefore each practice group is limited to 24 swimmer
  3. League meets are restricted to 90 swimmers within the pool area per team and 8 team volunteers.
  4. Championship meet for those who qualify (limited to 30 swimmers per session), June 26 at LISD pool.  Due to these limitations and restrictions, all parents/siblings will be asked to stay outside of the pool area during practice and meets unless they are volunteering. No exceptions. This is for everyone’s safety

ALWAYS CHECK CALENDAR PAGE at kcsharks.com before leaving for pool if weather is in doubt! We will update the calendar as soon as we are aware of a Try-out or Practice Cancellation.

KC SHARKS 2021 Summer Swim Team Tryouts:

All new KC Sharks must tryout. Please email the team for a time slot.

Tryouts: 

            Check in with Coach Robbie by using the "Contact Us" button for May-June tryouts.

KC SHARKS 2021 Important Dates

For all returning Sharks and newly registered Sharks. All meets will be in the morning from 7:30-11 am. It is necessary to commit to attending TWO of the FOUR dual meets. Attendance is limited to 90 swimmers per team for dual meets and 30 swimmers per session (60 total) for Champs. Limited amount of parent volunteers are needed and they are the ONLY parents allowed to attend meets. Champs meet will have a LIVE feed.

April 5 - Session 1: Training and Skills Practices Begins! (see calendar page at kcsharks.com for April, May schedule) During April and May swimmers may choose practice group; either Monday & Wednesday OR Tuesday & Thursday. Due to Covid limitations of 4 to a lane and specific lane assignments will be given. You will need to stay in your chosen group for the session. You can change for the next session.

May 13 - Session 1: Training and Skills Practices End!

May 14 - May 31: No Swim practices will be held.

June 1 -Session 2: League Competition Season Practices Begin

June 5 - First Swim Meet @ Canyon Creek Country Club

June 12 -Second Swim Meet @ Royal Oaks Country Club

June 14 -Third Swim Meet we host Lakewood Country Club

June 21 – Fourth Swim Meet we host Canyon Creek Country Club

June 26 – Championship Meet @ LISD Pool

July 9- End of Session 2

July 13- Session 3 Begins

July 17- Meet @ Royal Oaks Country Club

August 2- Intra squad meet

August 9Intra squad meet 

August 16- Evening Banquet for Summer Sessions

August 20-End of Session 3

Artic Sharks will begin in mid-September 2021 and go through February 2022.

 

SWIM EXPO Suit Try-on/Ordering

Once again we will be partnering with D&J Sports, a local swim outfitter, for our team suits, goggles, T-shirts, and kickboards.

They will be present poolside, April 10 from 9:00-10:30 am for in person suit try-ons and small item purchases such as goggles. Otherwise, please make all your team suits, Team T-Shirts, personalized KCShark swim caps, goggles and kickboards (everyone needs their own) through our team link. https://djsports.com/teams/kc-sharks

The second custom order run will begin order taking Monday, June 14 and close at the end of the day June 21. This will be the last Team T-shirt, Team suit and Custom Cap order of  the season.

 

 

 

 

This page was last updated on 4/04/2021