Baithing Suit Order
A representative from Hobie Swim will be at the pool on Wednesday at 11am for suit sizing. If you are unable to make it at that time you can go to Hobie swim anytime this week to order a team suit, just tell them you're from Forest City and they will have the order forms.
If you would like a team cap see coach Jenn, they are $14 each.
4th of July
There is a normal practice schedule and stroke clinics scheduled for July 4th for all those able to make it
Sign-ups for the 2017 summer season begin Saturday June 17th. You can sign up at the Forest City lifeguard office. Ask to sign up with one of the coaches. Practices will begin on Tuesday June 27th! There will be a parents meeting on June 29th at 6pm.
IMPORTANT CHANGES TO THE SWIMMING PROGRAM
Welcome to the 2017 swim season! The coaches are looking forward to another wonderful season. There is a change to the program this summer.
Stroke clinic times have changed to the following times
10 and under: 11:45-12:30
11 and over: 12:45- 1:30
Any questions/ comments please contact the coaching staff via email. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Welcome Your 2017 Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Jenifer O'Leary
This will be Jenn's 9th summer coaching the Forest City Flyers, she has also coached the Bellmore-Merrick School district girls and boys swim team in 2012-2013, and currently coaches for Farmingdale Aquatics. She has been swimming since she was 8 years old. She has swam for Forest City, Newbridge, St. Williams CYO, Bellmore- Merrick School District, Long Island Express, and Adelphi University. She is looking forward to a great summer with the team.
Assistant Coach: Kurt Gambitsky
This is the 1st summer Kurt is coaching at Forest City.
Assistant Coach: Jessica Giuliani
This is the 1st summer Jessica is coaching at Forest City.
Practices and Stroke Clinics
PRACTICES WILL BE HELD TUESDAYS-FRIDAYS
Morning Practices are 9am-11am.
Afternoon Practices are 3:30pm-5pm. There is limited space in the lanes in the afternoons so we highly recommend you coming to the morning practices when possible.
11:45am-12:30pm is for 10 and under
12:45pm-1:30pm is for 11 and up
if you have kids in both age groups and they need to attend the same stroke clinic that is perfectly fine.
Tuesdays we will be working on backstroke
Wednesdays we will be working on breaststroke
Thursdays we will be working on butterfly
Fridays we will be working on freestyle
Twitter and Instagram
Follow the team on twitter @FCswimteam and on Instagram @fcswim
Past Season Results
2017- Division 1!
2016- Record: 2-2, 3rd place in Division 1 Duel meets, 2nd place fundraising team at the American Red Cross Swim-a-cross, 3rd place in Division 1 Champs
2015- Record: 2-2, 3rd place in Division 1 Duel Meets, 1st place fundraising team at the American Red Cross Swim-a-cross, 3rd place in Division 1 Champs
2014- Record: 5-0 Undefeated, 1st place in Division 2 Duel Meets, 1st place fundraising team at the American Red Cross Swim-a-cross, 3rd place in Division 2 Champs
2013- Record: 5-0 Undefeated, 1st place in Division 3 Duel Meets, 3rd place fundraising team at the American Red Cross Swim-a-cross, 1st place in Division 3 Champs