Calling All Tiger Divers!
Calling All Tiger Divers!
Our season is right around the corner and the dive well is a great place to jumpstart summer at Glenwood! Tigers make amazing divers and they know how to have fun! New to Glenwood? Have you always wondered what the splash was about in the deep end? Our Tiger team topped 50 in 2014, and we’d love to grow our streak! New divers in all age groups are always welcomed with open paws! We are coached by the best in Montgomery County who help hone Tiger skills from front jumps to back flips with a twist. Morning and afternoon practice times are coordinated with the swim team schedule so your Tigers are welcome to join both teams. The first step to this great summer however, is SIGNING UP, so keep reading for all the details.
Returning Tiger Divers
As in past years, we are using Team Unify for online registration. Just like the swim team, your membership dues must be up to date before registering your lovely Tigers. With that done, click here Glenwood Pool and then on click on Dive Team tab. You will be taken directly to the TeamUnify site for Glenwood Dive Team.
If your email address has changed since last summer, please email Lisa Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will update it for you. Please do not create a new account – all of your diver’s information is connected to your existing account. Payment is by credit card only. Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.
New Tiger Divers
Welcome! We know you are going to have a great time in the dive well! Registration is the same as above, however you will need to set up a new account in Team Unify. When you reach our Team Unify site, set up a unique account for diving (they differ for dive and swim teams) and follow the instructions. Any questions? Reach out and let us help!
Thinking About Diving?
We welcome new divers into any age group! If you are unsure, please come out for a few practices, meet our coaches and see for yourself. One thing to note, Montgomery County Dive League requires that all divers are registered with insurance (included in the registration fee) 24 hours before their first practice. If you’d like to give it a try, complete registration as above; if it doesn’t work out – we’ll be very sad, but will also refund registration fees less the insurance component of $10 (through close of registration, June 19).
We are thrilled that Noah Ehrenberg is returning as Head Coach and are excited to have Glenwood’s own Alessandra Barone and Sheridan O’Kelly back as assistant coaches. There’s so many great things to say about them, stay tuned for a separate announcement!
Start of the season
A representative from Capital Sport and Swim will be at the pool on Tuesday, May 27, with team suits (and boy are they awesome)! Glenwood sportswear will be available as well. New this year, Tiger divers will have a chance to tie dye their own “sammies” to show their Glenwood spirit!
Parent Job Sign-Ups will open on Monday, June 1, time TBA.
Our first practice will be held Wednesday, May 27. Below are the practice schedules for the season.
May 27th – June 15th
4:00-4:45 all ages
4:45-5:30 all ages
5:30-6:30 all ages
June 16th and beyond
Morning Practices Monday through Friday:
9:00 to 10:00 13-18s
10:00 to 11:00 11-12s
11:00 to 11:30 9-10s
11:30 to 12:00 8 and unders
Afternoon Practices – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday:
4:30 to 5:30 all ages
5:30 to 6:30 all ages
Meet Schedule: All meets are scheduled to start at 4pm, however we may mutually agree to earlier start times if the other teams are large, so we are sure to complete the meets before dark.
Sunday, June 14, Glenwood @ Tanterra
Sunday, June 21, Rock Creek @ Glenwood
Sunday, June 28, Glenwood @ Mill Creek Towne
Sunday, July 5, OGC @ Glenwood
Sunday, July 12, Glenwood @ Merrimack Park
Friday, July 17, Robin Hood Invitational Meet @ Robin Hood, 3pm
Sunday, July 19, Division Championship Meet @ TBD, 3pm
Wednesday, July 22, All Star meet, 12 & unders @ Seven Locks, 3pm
Thursday, July 23, All Star meet, 13-18 events @ Glenwood!!, 3pm
Dive Banquet, Tentatively scheduled for Monday, July 210, location TBA
We are always looking for more parents to get certified to judge and/or referee at our dive meets. Please consider attending one of the following
MCDL Judges and Referees Clinics:
1. Officials Clinic Sunday, June 7th (10 a.m.) – Ashton
2. Officials Clinic Tuesday, June 9th (6:30 p.m.) – Seven Locks
3. Officials Clinic Thursday, June 11th (6:30 p.m.) – Carderock Springs
4. Officials Clinic Monday, June 15th (6:30 p.m.) – Potomac Woods
Diving is a great sport and Glenwood is a fantastic team! Come roar with us!