Elgin Y Pelicans Swim Team

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. 24
Taylor Y Fax: 847-888-8152
Email: strolch37@sbcglobal.net

Attention Parents!


Be a professional volunteer

bsolutely 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 swimgolf@sbcglobal.net,
or contact Brigitta Kempken at strolch37@sbcglobal.net.

Another opportunity for training on

 November 8, 2014

Level 1 Class 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Level 2 Class 1:30 pm - 5:30 pm

  Leaning Tower YMCA, 6300 W. Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL 60714