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
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
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 Brigitta Kempken at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Home Phone: 847-741-6202
Cell Phone: 630-677-7354
Taylor Y Phone: 847-888-7410, Ext. 224
Taylor Y Fax: 847-888-8152
YMCA Level 1 & 2 Officials Training-Des Plaines
YMCA Level 1 & 2 Officials Training
Date: May 7, 2016, Saturday
Time: Level 1 8:00 am -- 12:30 pm
Level 2 1:00 pm -- 5:30 pm
Place: Lattof International YMCA
300 E Northwest Hwy
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Online registration at: Level 1 https://lcdc.yexchange.org/Catalog/Class/Detail/205577
Online Registration at: Level 2 https://lcdc.yexchange.org/Catalog/Class/Detail/205580
$40. Checks made to YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago.
To Certify as Level 2 Swim Official:
· Must already be certified at YMCA Level 1 for 12 months, and have worked a minimum of 8 Meet sessions
To Recertify as Level 2 Swim Official:
· Must already be certified at YMCA Level 2 and have worked a minimum of 12 Meet sessions since you last Certified.
Please bring Session worked report to the class.
Under the new YMCA Training registration system, class participants must register as a user of the LCDC YMCA Exchange.
You must use the link above to register yourself at the login page.
· USA Swimming current rule book
· Swim Official's Patch
· Swim Official's certification card
· Poolside view of all swim meets you attend
Max Number of Participants is 15
Level 1 & Level 2 Certification or Recertification, tought by Tom Merlin