Summer Swim Team

SeahorseLogo_BlueAre you looking for a fun new activity to do this summer? 

The Summer Swim Seahorses are a NEW way for kids ages 6-15 to stay active this summer and have some fun! 

The Covington Seahorses compete against teams like the Federal Way Stingrays and the Auburn YMCA Aqua Seals on Saturdays throughout the Summer. 

Registration is Closed!

The Season 
June 20, 2016 - August 6, 2016
Practices Monday-Friday 
Ages 6-8: 10:30am-11:30am
Ages 9-10: 10:30am-Noon 
Ages 11-15: 8:00am-9:30am
Bring a swim suit, goggles, cap (if desired), towel, and water bottle! It is acceptable to miss some practice days, just please let the coaches know!

Important Forms!
We will be passing out some important forms on the first day of practice, or you can print and return these forms to your coaches from the links below! These forms must be completed and returned to coaches on or before Wednesday, June 29, 2016.
Youth Athlete Concussion Form
Youth Athlete Medical Release Form
Youth Athlete Waiver Indemnification Form

Parent Information Meetings
We will hold Parent Information Meetings to kick-off the season on two separate days; please try to come to one of these meeting times to get all of your swimmer information, or contact dfinazzo@covingtonwa.gov to get filled-in!
Meeting #1: Thursday, June 23, 2016 at 10:30am @ CAC
Meeting #2: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 7:00pm @ CAC

Team Gear
Every swimmer will receive a Covington Seahorses Team Shirt as a part of their team registration!
Friends, family members, and fans of our Seahorses will have the opportunity to purchase a shirt as well! The shirts can be ordered through the Covington Parks & Recreation Department at the Covington Aquatic Center front desk.
Shirt fees: 
$18 for youth sizes and XS-XL
$24 for sizes 2XL or 3XL

Covington Seahorses Team Caps are available for purchase through the Covington Parks & Recreation Department at the Covington Aquatic Center front desk for $11.

Swim Meets
Visit our Swim Meets page for more information!
1st Regular Meet - Saturday, July 9, 2016. 4:00pm @ Fife 
2nd Regular Meet - Saturday, July 16, 2016.  4:00pm @ Covington
3rd Regular Meet - Saturday, July 23, 2016. 8:00am @ Federal Way Community Center 
Champs Meet - Saturday, August 6, 2016. 1:00pm @ Covington Aquatic Center 

Volunteers Needed!
We will need a total of sixteen volunteer timers during each home meet (July 16th and August 6th) at the Covington Aquatic Center! We will be passing around a Volunteer Sign-Up Sheet at both of the Parent Meetings if you or anyone you know are interested in helping out at swim meets.

Team Pictures and End of the Year Banquet
We will be taking team pictures at a TBA time and date. We will send swimmers home with picture information and any additional material before the date of the pictures.

There will be an End of the Year Banquet (time and date TBA) including refreshments and a brief award ceremony.

Off-Season Training
Did you know about our Seahorse Swim Clinics? The Covington Aquatic Center offers these as an opportunity for continuing or future Seahorses to train and get prepared for the season!

Who you gonna call?
If you have any questions or comments regarding the Covington Seahorses Team, please feel free to ask the Head Coach, Avalon Lanz at practice, or contact the Swim Team Coordinator, Dominic Finazzo atdfinazzo@covingtonwa.gov or 253.480.2485.