Swimming

Coach: Cheryl Spanjersberg

Mission: Swim Team strives to provide a quality program based on character development, by teaching proper stroke technique, providing aerobic training sets, and promoting self esteem, self discipline, and good sportsmanship.  The team aims to provide opportunity for all participants to set and attain goals, both individual and team.  To ensure everyone has the opportunity to enjoy swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle 

Purpose: To learn and compete in all strokes involved with competitive swimming. Student athletes will compete in individual events and try to meet qualifying times for regional and state swim meets.

Financial Obligation: Athletes are required to have a community center membership and purchase a team swimsuit.

Meeting/Practice/Game Schedule: Practice begins first of November with preseason open pool opportunities in October.  Practice is Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 3:30 to 5:30.  Swim meets vary but are usually on Mondays and Tuesdays at approximately 6:00.  The season runs from November through January. 

 Date
MeetLocationWarm-up Start 
November14      Powell MeetPigeon Forge Community Center  5:006:00
      
 DecemberGP County Meet        Gatlinburg Community Center5:006:30
  9Pigeon Forge Fall Invitational    Pigeon Forge Community Center 7:30am9:00am
 12GP & Cocke Co. Tir MeetNewport Community Center 5:306:00
 16Ray Bussard Allan Jones AC TBA 
      
 January9Cocke County Dual Meet (GP)Newport Community Center 5:306:00

13 Pigeon Forge Winter InvitationalPigeon Forge Community Center7:30am  9:00am 
 20KISL Championship (City) MeetAllan Jones ACTBA
      
 February  9-10TISCA State Championship MeetAllan Jones ACTBA