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TRY-OUTS FOR 2017-2018 TEAM

Come try-out for the one of the best teams in the State! The LHY Swim Team competes in the Northern NJ YMCA Swim League as well as USA Swimming competitions. The winter season begins in September and runs through February, March, or April, depending on the championship season-end meet for which a swimmer qualifies. We also have a Spring/Summer Season with more emphasis on USA Swimming competitions.

Registration 
o Opens July 1, at 8:00 am below or in-person at the front desk. 
o Fee is $5 if registered by midnight the day before, or pay $10 at the door. 
o No need to be a LHY member to try out. 
o Swimmer’s age for tryouts is determined as of 12/1/17. 
 

 Age Group  IM   Free  Back    Breast  Fly
 8/under  N/A  *25 yds   25 yds  25 yds  25 yds 
 9/10   N/A  *50 yds  50yds  50 yds  50 yds 
 11/12  *100 yds  50 yds  50 yds  50 yds  50 yds 
 13/14  *200 yds  100 yds  100 yds  100 yds  100 yds
 15/18  *200 yds  100 yds  100 yds   100 yds  100 yds 

* Denotes mandatory swims. Swimmers will also swim 2 other events of their choice.    


Final team selection will be posted on Wednesday, August 16th on the team’s website. Practices begin on Monday, September 11th. Membership required to participation on the team. 
 
Click age-group below for dates/times and to register.

TRYOUTS (8 & Under)

Tryouts for returning members of last years team will be held in a time trial format. Sessions for those new to LHY swimming will be conducted in a clinic format.  
  • NEW: Tuesday, July 18 or Thursday, July 20

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    Tu, Th 5:30-6:30 PM STTRYOUT08U Members: $5.00, Non-Members: $5.00
  • RETURNING: Sunday, July 16 or 23

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    Su 6:30-8:30 PM STTRYOUT08UT Members: $5.00, Non-Members: $5.00
For more information, check out our team website at www.lhyswim.com or contact the swim team office 
973-334-2820 ext. 44 or Head Age Group Coach Greg 
 

TRYOUTS (9 & Older)

Tryouts for returning members* of last years team AND those new to LHY swimming.  Tryout will be held in a time trial format.  


*Returning team members in good standing who will be 15/Older for the upcoming short course season are not required to tryout.  You will need to secure your spot on the team by paying a $300 deposit by July 15.
  • RETURNING & NEW: Sunday, July 16 or 23

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    Su 6:30-8:30 PM STTRYOUT1112 Members: $5.00, Non-Members: $5.00
    Su 6:30-8:30 PM STTRYOUT1314 Members: $5.00, Non-Members: $5.00
    Su 6:30-8:30 PM STTRYOUT1518 Members: $5.00, Non-Members: $5.00
    Su 6:30-8:30 PM STTRYOUT0910 Members: $5.00, Non-Members: $5.00
  • PRE QUALIFIED RETURNING 15/Older: Deposit by July

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      STDEPOSIT $300.00
For more information, check out our website at www.lhyswim.com or contact the swim team office 
973-334-2820 ext. 44 or Head Age Group Coach Greg 

ABOUT PayING a Balance due?

Team Fees & MEET ENTRY FEES (FORMERLY ESCROW)

GREAT NEWS!...
We are now offering 3 great ways for you to pay BOTH your Team Fees and Meet Entry Fees:

MANUAL PAY

  1. In-Person - As always you may pay at the Member Service Desk.
  2. OnlineYou can also pay Team Fees and Meet Fees right here on the Y website by using the Pay Balance button below to access your Y account.  Sign in and click on "My Programs & Balances." Team Fee balances will be listed under each swimmer in the family.  Meet Fee balances will be combined for all family members under the oldest swimmer. (Details that the Meet Fee charges are comprised of may be found under your team account on the team site.) 

AUTO-PAY

  1. Credit Card Draft - You may set up an automatic credit card draft plan for both your Meet Fees and, new this year, Team Fees, by completing Credit Card Draft Form and submitting it to Swim Team Bookkeeper, Gail Shelby.  Your card will be charged monthly for any fees accrued.


(Use Y Log-in)

 

See Meet Fee Charge Detail

(Use Team Log-in)



spring & Summer Training

MARCH CLINIC

Join us for 3 days/week for 3 weeks for one hour of instruction from the coaching staff. We will coach starts, turns and strokes while using videotaping and fun!

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SWIM TEAM MARCH CLINIC

This is geared for 10/under swimmers that end their season with Silvers, Bronze, or 8/under Championships (JO’s or March Madness participants are not permitted to sign-up as they will still be practicing).

*Age is determined as of 12/1/2016


  • 2018 TBD

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Open only to LHY 2016-2017 Team Members

SPRING - TRAINING ONLY

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12/YOUNGER (age as of 12/1/16)

All trainings at LHY and will focus on stroke development with moderate conditioning.
  • SPRING : Apr 24 - Jun 15

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13/OLDER (age as of 12/1/16)

Training at Drew University. Swimmers may attend any 3 days per week.

  • SPRING 2: Apr 24 - Jun 16

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SUMMER - TRAINING ONLY

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Program 1 (13 Years & Older)

This 6 week training program establishes an endurance base for the winter season (especially important for a December taper meet).  Training in the freestyle, IM and specialty strokes in addition to a pre-workout dryland.

Program is held at the Ginty Pool (6 lanes, 50 meter outdoor pool) located in Morris Township and meets Monday Friday, 6:10-8:30 AM.
Arrive no later than 6:10 am & wear sneakers.

  • SUMMER SESSION: JUN 19 - JUL 28

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    Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 6:10-8:30 AM STPROG1 $610.00
Directions to Ginty Pool:  To get directions click on View Larger Map.


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Program 2 (10-12 Years)

This 6 week training program establishes an endurance base for the winter season (especially important for a December taper meet).  Training in the freestyle, IM and specialty strokes in addition to a pre-workout dryland.

Program is held at Glacier Hills Pool and meets Monday Friday, 7:15-8:45 AM

NOTE:  If you were not a member of the 2016-2017 LHY Swim Team, you must contact head coach, Greg Yarnall for permission to sign-up.

Please arrive by 7:00 am.
  • SUMMER SESSION: JUN 19 JUL 28

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    Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 7:15-8:45 AM STPROG2 $475.00

Program 3 (9 Years & Under)

This 6 week training program puts emphasis on proper skills and techniques in all four strokes.

H
eld at the LHYMCA (3 out of 6 lanes in a 25 yard pool) Monday through Friday, 9:00-10:00 AM.


NOTE:  If you were not a member of the 2016-2017 LHY Swim Team, you must contact head coach, Greg Yarnall for permission to sign-up.
  • SUMMER SESSION: JUN 19 - JUL 28

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    Mo, Tu, We, Th, Fr 9:00-10:00 AM STPROG3 $415.00

 


Long course season

SPRING/SUMMER - TRAINING & COMPETING

These groups will focus on training and competing for the Long Course competitions, stroke development and conditioning, and includes the summer training.  Swimmers will be automatically signed up for meets as they become available.  It is your responsibility to decline if you are unable to attend.  

Swimmers are placed according to similar training groups from the 2016-2017 season. Current LHY Swim Team members and siblings may register beginning Wednesday, April 5 at 8:00 am.

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LONG COURSE 12/YOUNGER (age as of 12/1/17)

All groups will train at LHY during the Spring. In the Summer Groups 4-6 will train at Glacier Hills Pool and Groups 7 & 8 will remain at LHY.
  • SP2: Apr 24 - Jun 15 & SUM: Jun 19 - Jul 28

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    Mo
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    6:30 -8:30 PM
    7:30 -8:30 PM
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    7:30 -8:30 PM
    STGROUP4LC $980.00
    Mo
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    7:30 -8:30 PM
    7:00 -8:30 PM
    7:00 -8:30 PM
    STGROUP5LC $875.00
    Mo
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    6:30 -7:30 PM
    5:30 -7:00 PM
    7:30 -8:30 PM
    STGROUP6LC $775.00
    Mo
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    6:30 -7:30 PM
    6:30 -7:30 PM
    5:30 -7:00 PM
    STGROUP7LC $775.00
    Tu, Th 6:30-7:30 PM STGROUP8LC $730.00

LONG COURSE 13/OLDER (age as of 12/1/17)

Fee covers Spring and Summer training. These groups will train at Drew University in the Spring and both Ginty Pool and Drew in the Summer.
  • SP2: Apr 24 - Jun 17 & SUM: Jun 19 - Jul 28

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    Mo
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    4:00 -6:00 PM
    5:00 -7:00 PM
    4:00 -6:00 PM
    5:00 -7:00 PM
    4:00 -6:00 PM
    9:00 -11:00 AM
    STGROUP1LC $1,550.00
    Mo
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    4:00 -5:00 PM
    5:00 -6:00 PM
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    5:00 -6:00 PM
    4:00 -5:00 PM
    9:00 -11:00 AM
    STGROUP2LC $1,025.00