2017 Swim Season
2017 Hidden Falls Rapids Swim Team Registration
Saturday March 18th, 2017
1:00pm-5:00pm
Hidden Falls Community Clubhouse

Fee Structure:
  $150   14 years of age and under
$50   15 years-18 years
Mini Rapids 3 years (must be put of diapers including swim diaper)-6 years
(age is calculated by age on June 1st, 2017)
 
$25 non member fee/per swimmer will be charged if you are not a property owner in Hidden Falls
The Maximum fee per family is $50
The money collected from Non-Member fees will be turned
over to the Hidden Falls Property Owners Association.  
Team Suits and Apparel sales form (suits, shirts, etc) : We will have a size kit on site for fitting.
GCSL Liability Waiver and Concussion must be signed.
If you are registering a NEW swimmer, we also need a COPY of a birth certificate or passport.

Practice times prior to school letting out:
  • Prior to school letting out May 10th-May 23rd (Monday-Thursday)
  • 6:00-6:30 pm Mini Rapids team (needs assistance in the pool)
  • 6:00-6:45 pm 7/8 and 9/10 age groups
  • 6:45-7:30 Six and under (mastered swimming) and 11/12 age groups
  • 7:30-8:30 13 and up age groups
 
Practice times after school lets out:
  • 8:30 am - 9:15 am:  9 to 10 year old11 to 12 year old swimmers
  • 9:15 am - 10:00 am:  7 to 8 year old swimmers.  6 year old and under boys and girls that can swim unassisted
  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 13 year old and up swimmers will be the Mini Rapids swim session.  This is anyone 6 and under who needs one on one instruction.
 
STROKE CLINICS
Stroke Clinics will run 7-8:30 pm and and will be Monday and Wednesday evenings.  Anyone who needs extra instruction can come.  You will need to add any swimmers to a sign up sheet to attend.   First Stroke Clinic will be Wednesday May 31st.  Their are two sessions, 07:00 pm to 07:45 pm, and 07:45 pm  to 8:30 pm.  Choose the time that fits your schedule best.  These clinics are not for year round or efficient swimmers. You will need to sign up (clipboard will be out) the day of the clinic in order to attend.   
  • First Day of Practice:  Wednesday, May 10th and runs through July 6th.
  • Schools out celebration sponsored by the Hidden Falls Rapids Wednesday May 24th 4:30-6:30pm
  • Meet dates:  Thursday May 25thThursday June 1stThursday June 8thThursday June 15th,Thursday June 22nd, and Monday June 26th.
  • Rapids End of Season Party Thursday June 29th, 2017
  • County Meet Dates:  July 8th and 19th at Georgia Tech

EXTRA HELP
Several of our coaches are willing to provide one on one private instruction.  The cost of these lessons will be $15 for a 30 minute session.  If this is something you are interested in, please contact one of the coaches listed below:

BAD WEATHER?
PLEASE note in regards to inclement weather on practice days:  Watch your email 30 minutes prior to your swimmers session...we will email out cancellations if the weather is too serious for practice to take place. 

MISCELLANEOUS INFO
  • EVERY FAMILY IS REQUIRED TO DONATE ONE CASE OF WATER AND ONE 12 PACK OF SODA FOR THE SEASON.  OUR CONCESSIONS OFFERS COKE, DIET COKE, COKE ZERO, SPRITE, REGULAR AND DIET LEMONADE. PLEASE DONATE ONE OF THOSE FLAVORS.  These items can be dropped off in the swim storage closet during the first two weeks of practice. 
  • Schedule Summary:
    • Schools Out Party from 4:30pm to 7:00pm at pool. This a fun way to kick off our swim season.  Everyone is invited (including all Hidden Falls Neighbors).  We will have hula hoop contest, bubble gum blowing contest, sidewalk chalk art contest and on ongoing dance contest.  Each family is asked to bring an item to contribute (this is in addition to the above case of water and 12 pack of coke products).  Last names beginning with:
      • A or B: Bag chips, pretzels, etc.
      • C or D: Bag of Salad Mix or a pasta salad
      • E, F, G, H: individually packaged sweet (brownies, rice krispy treats, cookies etc) or a box of doughnuts from Krispy Kreme
      • I, J, K, : 1-12 packs of a coke product (Sprite, Diet Coke, Coke, etc)
      • L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S: 1 Case of Water
      • T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z: 1-12 pack of a coke product (Sprite, Diet Coke, Coke, Coke Zero, lemonade)
      • Unless your item is perishable, plan on dropping anytime before the party at practice. If perishable, plan to bring to party (Salad and sweets.)