Hammerhead Swim Meets

Introduction to Racing

Arizona

We are excited to offer an Intersquad meet for our Hammerhead swimmers, hosted by Swim Neptune.

Space is limited! We can take 30 Hammerhead swimmers who are currently (or have been) enrolled at Hubbard Family Swim School!
Location
Moon Valley Country Club

151 West Moon Valley Dr.
Phoenix, AZ, 85023

Cost

Meets: $15 per meet per swimmer
Championships: $20 per swimmer (includes Prelims & Finals)

*Note: Registration must be completed by noon on the Friday prior to the meet.

Dates

Sun. Jan 27 - Free/Back/Breast
Sun. Feb 10 - Free/Back/Fly
Sun. Mar 3 - Free/Back/Breast
Sun. Mar 24 - Free/Back/Fly
Sun. Apr 14 - Free/Back/Breast

Prelims: Sat. May 4
Finals: Sun. May 5

*Note: Swimmers do not need to “qualify” for Prelims however not all swimmers will advance to finals. The top six times in each event (split by gender and age groups) will move from prelims on to finals.

It is possible to swim up to 3 events per meet. You can swim in one meet or all of them.
Event Times

3:30 pm - Warmup
4:00 pm - Start
5:15 pm - all done

Registration
Register here for any of the meets!
*Note: If you are having trouble registering, be sure to choose the Phoenix location when logging in. Then choose 'Other Programs' to browse through meet dates & times.
  • 25s and 50s - free and back at every meet and then either breaststroke or butterfly
  • No age limits on the distances. It's up to the coach to enter kids in either 25s or 50s. We have beginner 11-year-olds that do 25s and strong 7-year-olds that do 50s 
  • Ribbons for each heat We track the times and post overall results, but don't break them down by age and gender 
  • WE MIX AGE AND GENDER IN EACH HEAT - seeding on times done at previous meets

 



FAQ

What does my swimmer need to bring to the meet?

Swimmers must bring their own swim gear (goggles, swim cap, towel, etc..) Showers are available at the location.

 

What kind of swimsuit should my swimmer wear?

Female: one piece, racing style

Male: jammers or a “speedo”

No swim shirts and board shorts.

 

Should my swimmer wear a swim cap?

Yes. Swim caps are available for purchase at HFSS.

 

Does my swimmer have to participate in all 3 strokes at the meet?

Not required, however, highly encouraged! Meets are intended to introduce competitive racing.

 

How does the distance determined for events?

HFSS swimmers will 10 and under will participate 25s and 11 and older will participate in 50s unless requested otherwise by a parent.

 

Where can I see the results of the Swim Meet?

HFSS receives the results from Swim Neptune 3-5 days after. Once received, we will send the results to the primary email address on your swimmer’s account.

 

What if I can’t attend the meet after I book?

We are able to cancel a meet reservation the Wednesday prior to the meet day and provide a credit to your swim account. After Wednesday we are unable to provide a credit or refund as we are third party taking payment.

 

How do Championships work?

Swimmer can enroll online and submit a prelim stroke form or stop by the front desk. Payment is only due only for Prelims.

 

Event times at Prelims on Saturday will determine if the swimmer will qualify to return Sunday. Swim Neptune will

 

post results before you leave Prelims. The top six times in each event will be invited back to participate Sunday in the Finals.