The Palisades Porpoises are ready for another thrilling, fun-filled season in Division G of the Montgomery County Swim League. We are excited to welcome back Head Coach Gerri Diamond. Joining the coaching staff is assistant head coach Jen Conklin and assistant coach Catherine Gregory.
Registration for Palisades swim team and pre-team is open through the swim team link: http://team.palisadespool.com
Our first practice will be Saturday, May 27, from 9 to 10:30 am and run every morning of Memorial Day weekend. Parents are invited to a 9 am team meeting Saturday. Sportsfair will be on hand selling Palisades swim suits with the Porpoise logo, starting at 10 am.
Afternoon practices begin Tuesday, May 30, (4:15 - 5:15pm for 11 and olders, 5:15 to 6pm for 10 and under). Morning practices will begin Monday, June 19, (8:30-9:30 am for 10 and under; 8:30 - 10 am for 11 and older). See the swim team website and calendar for full details of practice times, meets, Friday night pep rallies, and other special events.
The registration fees are $150 per swimmer and $120 for siblings. Please register by June 7 if your child is swimming in Time Trials June 10. We hope to have as many swimmers as possible registered by then, so please register today. We are only accepting electronic payments for team registration fees. You MUST be a member of Palisades Pool to join the swim team.
Mark your calendar for Sunday, May 21, the annual Welcome Back to Palisades event, from 2 to 5 pm. Coaches and team reps will be on hand to answer your questions about the team. Order a personalized towel (and never lose yours again). And the team will be selling Palisades Porpoises shirts, sweatshirts, car magnets, and more.
Please be reminded that if your child is competing in swim meets that you must designate their participation following these deadlines: Tuesday, 6 pm, to sign up for the next day's B meet. Thursday, 6 pm to commit to competing in the following Saturday's A meet. When registering your child, you can note his/her availability for A-meets for the season.
Any questions? Contact us:
2018 Head Coach: Gerri Diamond
2018 “A” Meet Representatives: Kim Penn and Kelly Spector
2018 “B” Meet Representatives: Cynthia Chen and Kathleen Gurzo
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