2019 Season Info The Hidden Harbor Swim Team is a neighborhood, fun league team. Children ages 3 - 18 who reside in Hidden Harbor, or whose grandparents reside in Hidden Harbor. Our goal is to promote neighborhood unity while developing each swimmer to his or her greatest potential.Members practice and work together in an atmosphere that builds self-confidence, promotes positive team spirit, teaches and improves stroke performance, and builds endurance. The team is coached by parents who have competitive swimming experience as well as a handful of others with a heart to help!
**Please note: Hidden Harbor residents must be in good standing with the HHHOA in order to joint the swim team. Please contact the HHHOA if you are unsure of your status.
Registration All registration and payment will be through Teamsnap this year. Registration is available through May 28, 2019.
Swim Suits Team swim suits are available at Front Runner in Hixson. Visit the store and let them know you are with the Slackers. Swimmers are not required to purchase a team suit.
Practice Information *Swimmers are not required to attend every practice. However, the more they attend the stronger swimmers they will become. * All swimmers need to be ready for practice 5 minutes before their start time. * Swimmers need to bring a suit, goggles, towel, and a swim cap (optional). * Practice starts Tuesday, May 28. * Inclement weather policy: We will alert team members to delays or cancellations through Teamsnap. Please download the app!
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday Evenings:Wednesday & Friday Mornings: 6pm-6:30pm 6 & under 10-10:30 6 & under 6:30pm-7:15pm Elementary School 10:30-11:15 Elementary School 7:15pm-8pm Middle School 11:15-12 Middle School 8pm-8:45pm High School 12-12:45 High School
Meet Information Swim meets start at 9am and continue until the meet is finished, somewhere between 1:30pm-2pm. Younger swimmers are not required to attend the entire swim meet and can leave after they have completed all of their races. Swimmers are to be at the race venue by 8:15am in order to warm up and be ready for the meet. Directions to all meets can be found under the "Meet Schedule & Info" tab.
Meet Schedule: June 15 - Mountain Shadows @ Hidden Harbor June 22 - Holly Hills @ Hidden Harbor June 29 - Hidden Harbor @ Mountain Shadows July 13 - Hidden Harbor @ Holly Hills
Special Events May 19, 2-4pm Kick Off Party @ Soccer Field Pavillion: Come enjoy playing with old and new team members while the parents discuss important parental type information! TBD Mini Meet: Join us for an evening of friendly competition amongst our own team. TBD Snow Cone Night TBD Final Meet Party: Join us to celebrate the end of what promises to be a wonderful season! Parent Expectations 1. SNACK- Each family is required to supply snack to at least one swim practice this season. The sign-ups will be online. You should receive an email soon. 2. TIMERS - Each family is expected to sign up for one slot as a timer at a swim meet throughout the season. This job is very simple and requires no previous knowledge or experience. 3. VOLUNTEER SPOTS- As a member of the Hidden Harbor swim team, parent participation is crucial to a successful swim season. Volunteer opportunities are described below. Please be sure to check your preference on the registration form.
Volunteer Opportunities: Concession Stand - Short time slots to facilitate the concession stand during meets. Ribbons - Help fill out ribbons Set Up Crew - Help set up the pool area on Friday nights before home meets. Clean Up Crew - Help restore the pool area after a swim meet and remove garbage, etc. Communication: Team Snap is our primary mode of communication. Please download the free app. We will also continue to use SignUp Genius for volunteer commitments. Be sure to like our page on Facebook: Hidden Harbor Slackers.