Thursday, May 3, 2012


This request for new members went out this week...

Summer is around the corner...
So I am sending notice to all on my most recent Makos email list!

This note is from Carly(Orpurt) Buckholtz, our Head Coach. Please pass on to any new/interested families, or other returning families you may know!
Best- Amie Herman (Mom of Emily and Hannah Goad)

The Maplewood Mako Swim Team is a competitive swim program for experienced swimmers ages 6 - 18 at the Maplewood Community Pool.  

The season runs for five weeks, beginning Thursday June 21st and ending Friday July 27th
practice is Monday - Friday from 7:15am - 8:45am with swim meets scheduled on week day mornings and evenings.  

Swimmers must be available for more than 50% of the season to compete, as well as be eligible for end of season competitions.  
The registration fee is $25 per swimmer, which provides each swimmer with a bathing cap, t-shirt, swim meet registration, and end-of-season activities; checks must be made payable to: Maplewood Swim Team.

Returning swimmers must complete registration form and submit payment NO LATER than June 15th.  Material is to be mailed to:
MCP Makos Swimming
123 Stepheson Avenue
Middlesex, NJ 08846

New swimmers must complete a swimming evaluation before registration to ensure preparedness for the season.  
Evaluations will take place at the Maplewood Community Pool on 
June 2nd from 9:30 - noon and 
June 3rd from 9am-11:30am

 Swimmers will be taken first come first serve and asked to complete task of his or her age group:

 Age Group: Task
 8 and under: two laps of freestyle and one lap of any other competitive stroke
 9 and 10: dive, two laps of freestyle and one lap of two other competitive strokes
 11 and 12: dive, three laps of freestyle and two laps of two other competitive strokes
 13 and up: dive, 100 yd. freestyle and 100 yd. individual medley

 For additional questions please contact head coach Carly Buckholtz at:

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