ABOUT MANCHESTER FARM SWIM TEAM

Manchester Farm Swim Team (MFST) is entering its 25th year and its 20th season as a participant in the Montgomery County Swim League (MCSL). This year, the Blue Dolphins will compete in the "H" Division. The team offers parents and swimmers a fun, structured activity during June and July. Manchester Farm swimmers enjoy one of the largest privately owned pools in Montgomery County.

Our goal is to provide every member with an understanding of the relationship between hard work and success both in and out of the pool. Through quality professional coaching and technique instruction we provide an opportunity to improve swimming skills for all ages and abilities.
 

A TYPICAL SWIM WEEK

IMPORTANT GUIDELINES

Check the website for practice and meet schedules, important links, and other pertinent information.

  • The will be no edits to the line-up on the day of the meet – this includes changing events, adding or deleting swimmers and/or events.
  • Do not attempt to enter swimmers online after the Monday 5:00 deadline because the computer automatically changes the sign ups at that time to the next meet.
  • Please email the appropriate contact if your child will not be able to attend the meet due to illness.
  • All families must sign up for 6 volunteer positions over the course of the swim season. Go to the Volunteer link at the top of the website to sign up. There are many exciting jobs for which YOU are qualified…ask how you can get involved!
  • During the meet, only swimmers will be allowed in the pool. The “baby pools” will be closed.
  • During the time period Saturday through Wednesday, a swimmer may swim 3 events PLUS the IM. 

ELIGIBILITY

In a swimming week (Saturday – Friday), a swimmer is eligible to Swim: An individual event (including the I.M.) only once per week in either an A or B meet. A total of three individual strokes and one I.M. per week.

RESTRICTIONS

A swimmer is not eligible to swim in a Wednesday night meet (i.e., for place or ribbon) if he/she scored in two or more events on the previous Saturday. This swimmer is only eligible to swim exhibition. Remember, June 8th is Time Trials–all swimmers must swim for times in order to sign up for the first meet. Warm up is at 7:30am at the Manchester Farm Pool.

PRE TEAM

Click Here for information about our Pre-Team.