Farm/Y Swim Team
Farm Swim Team Suit Fitting
Have a Farm swim team member who needs a suit? Join us Sunday, April 7 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 Monday, May 20 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 Tuesday, May 22. 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: 2019 Farm Swim Team Application
2019 FSRA/Y SWIM TEAM SCHEDULE
April 7 Suit Fitting in The Farm Clubhouse (2:00-4:00 pm)
April 11 Swim Team Suit Fitting at The Y (6:00-7:30 pm)
May 20 Kickoff Picnic in The Farm Shelters (6:00 pm)
May 21 First day of afternoon practice at The Farm (All practices at The Farm May 21-24)
May 22 Suit pick-up/goggles and accessories for sale at afternoon practice at The Farm
May 24 First day of pre swim team (Meets at 4:30 pm on M, W, F at The Farm)
May 27 No swim practice (Memorial Day)
May 28 First day of afternoon practice (Tuesday & Thursday) at Meadowmont/Y
May 29 Time Trials (during afternoon practice times)
June 5 Farm/Y @ H3AC (Heritage Hills Club pool, 5pm)
June 13 No swim practice – Last day of school (CHCCS)
June 14 Afternoon practice schedule – Pre swim team thru 7-8’s normal, 9 and ups (6-6:30) pool closes early for Pre-Teen Pool Party
June 17 First day of morning practice (All morning practices at The Farm)
June 19 Farm/Y @ CHCCR (Chapel Hill Country Club pool, 5:00 pm)
June 20 No morning practice
June 22 HRST (Hollow Rock/Stoneridge) @ Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 9:00 am)
June 24 Last day of pre swim team
June 26 SVGC (Southern Village Governor’s Club) at Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 5:00 pm)
June 27 No morning practice
June 28 Afternoon practice schedule – Six and unders and 7-8’s normal, 9 and ups (6:00-6:30pm) pool closes early for Adult Fiesta Pool Party
June 29 BC (Briar Chapel) @ Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 9am)
July 3 Raindate for cancelled meet (5 pm, location TBA, if necessary)
July 4 No am or pm practice (July 4th)
July 6 Raindate for cancelled meet (9:00 am, location – TBA, if necessary)
July 10 TEST (Chapel Hill Tennis Club/Exchange/Sunset Creek) at Farm/Y (The Farm pool, 5:00 pm)
July 11 No morning practice
July 18 Pre Champs Pasta and Poster Making Party at The Farm Clubhouse (5:15-6:30 pm)
July 19 League Champs at Koury Natatorium (13 and over)
July 20 League Champs at Koury Natatorium (12 and under)
July 21 End Of Year Swim Team Banquet at The Farm Shelters (6:00 pm)
July 22 Raindate for End of Year Swim Team Banquet at Farm Shelters (6:00 pm, if necessary)
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.