The Elgin Pelicans are a YMCA and USA Swimming team located in Elgin, Illinois. The team exists to

provide Fox Valley area youth with a competitive and instructional swimming program. Our goal is

to instill a sense of accomplishment and pride in each swimmer while building friendships and

experiencing success. 

Brigitta Kempken - Head Coach

Home Phone: 847-741-6202

Cell Phone:  630-677-7354

Taylor Y Phone:  847-888-7410, Ext. 224

Taylor Y Fax: 847-888-8152


Attention Parents!

Officials Needed
Be a professional volunteer

Absolutely no experience necessary.  No prior swimming experience necessary.

Free entry into Invitational Meets

Front row seat to seeing your swimmer and all the pool action

Free Food and Drinks at Invitational Meets

Level I officials are trained to judge strokes and turns

(after 12 months and 8 swim meets of being a Level I, you can become a Level II official)

Level II officials are trained how to run a meet, how start, how be a ref, etc.

Swim Team pays for training

If you wish to become an official or have questions about becoming an official,
please contact Melanie LoPiccolo at,
or contact Brigitta Kempken at