Swim Team

Farm/Y Swim Team

Farm Swim Team Suit Fitting
Have a Farm swim team member who needs a suit? Join us Sunday, April 19 from 2:00-4:00 pm in the clubhouse to try on and order new team swim suits. The design will be the same as in previous years. Please contact Ben Allred for any swim team related questions.

Farm Swim Team Kick Off Picnic
The Farm Swim Team Kick-off Picnic is scheduled for Sunday, May 17 at 6:00 pm in The Farm shelters. We will meet the coaching staff, distribute and accept application forms and fees, and have all your swim team questions answered.  This is a pot-luck picnic. Please bring enough food for your family plus a couple more people. The Farm/Y will provide utensils, napkins, plates, lemonade and water.

Our first day of practice is scheduled to be Monday, May 18. 6 year olds and under will practice from 5:00-5:30 pm, 7-8 year olds will practice from 5:30-6:00 pm, 9-10 year olds will practice 6:00-6:45 and 11+ will practice from 6:45-7:30 pm.

Download the Swim Team Application Form: 2020 Farm Swim Team Application

2020 Farm/Y Swim Team Schedule

April 19        Swim Team Suit Fitting in The Farm Clubhouse
TBD              Swim Team Suit Fitting at The Y
May 17         Swim Team Kickoff Picnic in The Farm Shelters (6 pm)
May 18        First day of afternoon practice at The Farm (All practices at The Farm May 18-22) Six and unders 5-5:30 pm, 7/8’s 5:30-6 pm, 9/10’s 6-6:45 pm, 11 and ups 6:45-7:30 pm
May 20       First day of pre swim team (Meets at 4:30 pm on M,W, F at The Farm)
May 25       No swim practice (Memorial Day)
May 26       First day of afternoon practice at Meadowmont/Y (Tuesdays and Thursdays)
May 27       Suit Pick-up/goggles and accessories for sale at afternoon practice at The Farm
May 30       Farm/Y @ TEST (Chapel Hill Tennis Club pool, 9 am)
June 6        BC @ Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 9 am)
June 10      HSP @ Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 5 pm)
June 12      No swim practice – Last day of CHCCS schools
June 15      First day of morning practice (All morning practices at The Farm, Monday – Friday)
June 20     SVGC @ Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 9 am)
June 26     Last day of pre swim team, different Afternoon Practice Schedule, Pre swim team thru 7-8’s normal, 9 and ups (6-6:30 pm) pool closes early for Adult Pool Party
June 27     H3AC @ Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 9 am)
July 1         Farm/Y @ HRST (Hollow Rock Club lap pool, 5 pm)
July 2        No morning swim practice
July 9        Pasta/Poster Party (The Farm Clubhouse, 5:15-6:30 pm) – replaces afternoon practice
July 10      First Championship Meet Session for ages 13 and up (Koury Natatorium, 6 pm)
July 11       Morning Championship Meet Session for Six and unders and 7/8’s – 8 am, Afternoon Championship Meet Session for 9/10’s and 11/12’s – afternoon both Sessions at Koury Natatorium
July 12      End of Year Swim Team Banquet (The Farm shelters, 6 pm)

TBA: Social Events

Weekday meets: Home team warms up at 4 pm; visitor warm up at 4:25 pm; meets starts at 5 pm.
Saturday meets: Home team warms up at 8 am; visitor warm up at 8:25 am; meets starts at 9 am.
Volunteer arrivals: Chaperones should arrive 10 minutes before our team’s warm-ups. All other volunteers should plan on checking in at least 20 minutes before the meet starts.