Swim & Dive Practice Schedule:
Mon., Nov. 12, 2018- mid-February 2019
(additional practices for those that qualify for districts, regions, and states) Swim Practice Hours:
Monday -Thursday - 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Dive Practice Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - 4:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Practice Requirements: Swim and dive practices will be held Monday thru Thursday throughout the swim season beginning Mon., Nov. 12, 2018, and ending in mid-February 2019, except during school holidays (see list below). There will be additional practices for swimmers who qualify for districts, regions, and/or states.
If you train regularly with a swim/dive club, you may attend only ONE practice per week. If you do not swim year round, you are expected to make all team practices weekly to be eligible to compete..
Practices will NOT be held on the following dates:
Mon., Jan. 21, 2019 (HOLIDAY - Martin Luther King's Birthday)
RSD will have practice over the Winter Holiday - more information to follow on dates /times
Swimmers & divers are expected to ride the bus to & from practices unless alternate arrangements have been approved by the coach. Students who wish to drive to and/or from practice themselves, MUST provide completed copy (with necessary signatures) of the Field Trip Driver's License & Vehicle Insurance Information (FS-142) form to the coach BEFORE they can begin driving independently. Students who wish to ride to and/or from practice with other students MUST provide completed copy (with necessary signatures) of the Parental Authorization & Acknowledgement of Risk (FS-152) to the coach BEFORE they can begin riding with others.
Swim & Dive Bus Schedule
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NO BUS TRANSPORTATION PROVIDED TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS, OR THURSDAYS
Bus pick-ups & drops off outside RSS entrance # 9 on the back side of the school near the modulars/trailers. Swimmers & divers all ride a single bus.
Both swimmers & divers will ride a single bus to South Run RECenter. The bus will return to Robinson at the conclusion of the SWIM practice. Due to the small number of divers requiring transportation, they will be responsible for finding their own transportation home from practice.
Swim & Dive Team Meals (Not Mandatory)
Held from 6pm-7pm on the Thursday night prior to *most* meets in the RSS Gold Cafeteria. Dinners will be potluck or catered for the entire team (please see additional information on "Team Info" tab.) Only athletes who have submitted their $48 check will be able to order. If you have not submitted your check, please contact Denise Johnson email@example.com. Parents do not attend team meals, with the exception of Senior Night on Thursday, January 20, when all families are invited to attend. All team members & managers are encouraged to attend, but it is not required.
Swim & Dive Team Meeting (Mandatory)
All team members must attend the Team Meeting at 7 PM in the RSS Gold Cafeteria the Thursday prior to meets. Relays will be announced for the upcoming meet and will give team members a chance to meet their teammates. If you cannot attend the team meeting, you must contact the coaching staff prior to the meeting.
2018-2019 Swim & Dive Team Meals/Meetings Dates
Thursday, November 29
Thursday, December 13
Thursday, December 20 (please send your athlete with a dessert to share and a gift to exchange-additional details to follow)
Thursday, January 10
Thursday, January 17 **Senior Night** A $20.00 donation per family (which is included in the $48 payment to Denise Johnson) is requested for Senior Night , aka: the end of season banquet. This can be paid via cash or check to Denise Johnson. Please bring a side dish to share; main dish will be provided.