June 3, 2015

Swim Team Parent Info

Parent/Relative Volunteers – POSITIONS:

Volunteers from each family are required at every home and away meet.  Timers are always needed.  An email will go out 2-3 days prior to a meet for you to sign-up for a volunteer spot.

Volunteers Needed

  • If your child is swimming in the meet, one parent is responsible for volunteering.

Coaches/Computer Scorer’s Clinic and Official Training is *Tuesday, May 16 at 6:30 at Orchard Park, 600 E. Dorothy Ln, Kettering OH. Park on the East side of School and enter in East side door.

*Thursday, May 17 at 6:30pm in Vandalia. (Let Sarah know if you are interested in this session and she will give you directions.)    

Here are the descriptions of responsibilities needed.

TIMERS

  • 6 timers are needed for each meet.
  • Timers stand at one end of the pool at start the timer when the event starts and stops the timer when the swimmer touches the wall.

RELAY TAKE-OFF JUDGES

  • These judges will be positioned near the diving blocks and monitor the relay exchanges.

STROKE AND TURN JUDGES

  • These judges walk the sides of the pool and identify if swimmers perform a stoke illegally.
  • This is a trained position.
  • Please let Sarah Howdeshelt know if you are interested in training.

ANNOUNCER

  • Before the start of each event, he/she shall announce the event, type of event and at the start of each heat he/she shall announce the lane, the name of each competitor and club affiliation.
  • This is a trained position.
  • Please let Sarah Howdeshelt know if you are interested in training.

REFEREE

  • The referee shall have full authority over all officials except when a safety hazard proclamation has been issued by the Meet Director, and shall assign, and instruct all officials accordingly.
  • He/She shall enforce all the rules and decisions of the GDSA, and shall decide all questions relating to the actual conduct of the meet, the final settlement of which is not otherwise assigned by said rules.
  • He/She can overrule any meet official on a point of rule interpretation, or on a judgment decision pertaining to an action which he/she has personally observed.
  • This is a trained position.
  • Please let Sarah Howdeshelt know if you are interested in training.

STARTER

  • The starter directs swimmers to ‘take your mark’ and start the race.
  • This is a trained position.
  • Please let Sarah Howdeshelt know if you are interested in training.

DATA ENTRY PERSON

  • This person will work during home meets to record the times and scores of the swimmers.
  • This position involves working on a computer.
  • This is a trained position.
  • Please let Sarah Howdeshelt know if you are interested in training.

AWARDS

  • This position is labeling ribbons during home meets.

CONCESSIONS

  • This position will be working at the concession stand during home meets.

BULL PEN PARENT

  • This position will be to track down swimmers prior to their event and send them up to the blocks.  See Jennifer Branquinho

Contact information:

2018 Coaches

Head Coach: Wendy Beavers 

Assistant Coach: Sydney Deck

Assistant Coach: Gabe Stone

 

 

Swim Team Coordinators   

Sarah Howdeshelt

937-470-0484

Deme Crinion

831-809-4010

Jennifer Branquinho

937-694-3637

 

 

 

Email: info@clubmarinole.com