The Marlins is a summer swim team for youth ages 5-18. Practices are held daily Monday through Thursday between 8am and 11am, specific practice times are determined by swimmer's ability and age. Swim meets are held on Saturdays thought the Metroplex with a season ending state meet July 28-31 in McAllen for those swimmers who qualify. Participants must be able to swim the length of the pool (25 meters) using the freestyle stroke to participate.
Registration "tryout": Saturday, April 30, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Town East Pool *Bring your Swimmer ready to swim so our coaches can assess their abilities and place them in the appropriate practice level.
Late "Tryout" Registration:
June 8th, 11:00 a.m. at Town East Pool, (Swimmers will be given a slip to register at Dunford Recreation Center or the Main Office)
$10 late fee will apply
Season:June 8th - July 31st (7 weeks + State meet July 28th - 31st)
State Meet: for those swimmers that qualify- Summer Games of Texas in McAllen. For more information visit the TAAF website.
$140 per swimmer (includes swim suit, cap, and meet fees)
Registration will be taken at Town East Pool at first Try-Out date.
For late registration bring your signed slip from the coach to the Parks and Recreation Main Office: 1515 North Galloway Ave, or Dunford Recreation Center: 1015 Green Canyon Dr.
For questions or more information please call the PARD office at 972.216.6260