Swimmer FAQ's

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the season dates for the 2019 Summer program?
The season runs for seven weeks and begins on June 3 and runs through July 18. 


What are the days and times for practice?
The program runs Monday through Thursday for seven weeks and practice time is dependent on your child's abilities. The coach will assess them and put them in a time bracket between 7:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. with children of similar abilities.


What are the requirements for tryouts?
The only requirement is that the swimmer can swim 25 meters without holding on to the sides or lane dividers and shows no fear of the water. The swimmer does not need to know any of the strokes. Minimum age is 5 and the youngest age group for competition is 6 & Under.


When and where will tryouts be held for new swimmers?
Tryouts for swimmers will be held in May at Town East Pool. Mesquite Parks and Recreation athletics staff will be at the pool to assist with questions and registration. 


Is there a late tryout held?
Yes. Late tryout is on Saturday, June 1 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.  and will be held in May at Town East Pool.
Mesquite Parks and Recreation athletics staff will be at the pool to assist with questions and registration. 


Do I need to register before I tryout?
Yes. All new swimmers must register the day of tryouts at Town East Pool. 


How much does it cost?

  • Team Registration: $140 per resident swimmer, $145 per non-resident swimmer
  • Fee includes Team Swim Suit, Swim Cap and Meet Fees