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Family Outdoor Center

Summer Swim Team

 

Hopkinton's Stingrays Summer Swim Team is a recreation-based, fun-first swim team.  Typically, our swim team is comprised of swimmers who are new to the sport of competitive swimming and just getting their feet wet!

The below is our 2019 team information for potential new swim families to reference.  We Typically launch registration in early April once we have our summer's meet schedule.
 

2019 Team Fees

Family Members $230  |   Youth Members $240   |    Non-Members $335
*Includes swimsuit, swimcap, 3 practices a week, and all meet fees

 

Basic Team Goals

  • Improve body position
  • Improve streamline, press-off, flip turns & starts
  • Reinforce the YMCA values of:  Caring, Respect, Responsibility, Honesty
  • HAVE FUN!
     

8 and Under: Beginners Goals

  • Learn to count yardage (25 yards is one length of the pool)
  • Learn breath control  (breathing every 3rd or 5th stroke)
  • Learn basic drills
  • Develop aerobic capacity & endurance
     

9 and Up:  Advanced Goals

  • Work drill sets (Stroke development)
  • Develop aerobic capacity & endurance
  • Learn flip-turns

 

To Register

  1. FIRST register online (class ID# 9415), in person, or over the phone (full payment at time of registration)
  2. SECOND complete an online Swimmer's Profile (one for each child)

 

Parent Meeting - Tues, June 4 @ 6pm

For new + returning parents to meet the coaches, final questions, sign up as meet volunteers, etc.  Parents are welcome to bring their swimmers with them.  We will meet in Hayes Lodge.

 

2019 Summer Meet Schedule

  • Monday, July 1 @ Longfellow (w/ Holden) - 5pm warmup
  • Thursday, July 11 @ Milford High School (w/ Suburban) - 5:30pm warmup
  • Saturday, July 13 @ Suburban (w/ Wayside) - 12:30pm warmup
  • Thursday, July 18 @ Wayland (w/ Westboro) - 5:30pm warmup
  • Saturday, July 20 @ Suburban (w/ Chamberlain Pines) - 12:30pm warmup
  • CHAMPS Saturday, August 3 @ Milford - Time TBD

 

PRACTICE     

  • Family Outdoor Center Hopkinton, 45 East Street, Hopkinton, MA
  • First Weekday Practice – Tuesday, June 11
    First Saturday Practice – Saturday, June 22
  • Tuesdays & Thursdays – 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Saturdays – 8:30am-10:00am

*Coaches will designate Tues/Thurs hours to certain age groups

 

Required Equipment:

  • Swim cap
  • Goggles
  • Water bottles
  • For Meets: Team swim suit, YMCA cap

 

Jordyn Lombardo

Swim Team Head Coach

Coach Jordyn has been on our coaching team for several years and served as our Assistant Coach during our record-breaking 2018 season.  This will be Jordyn's 5th year on the Family Outdoor Center's staff team.  She's currently studying at the University of South Carolina.