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OFFICIALS CORNER

Marlins Head Official, Hudson Valley South Area Chair, & Metro Swimming Officials Chair: Bob Fitzsimmons (914-861-2481)
 

Marlins Parents ... We need your help!!!

Now that your child is on the Marlins Swim Team, here is a great way to get involved in his/her sport:
BECOME AN OFFICIAL

The Marlins Swim Team will host 4 meets this season.
Many of our officials have been volunteering for 9 or 10 years
and new parents are urged to consider joining our group of officials.
What better way to be near your child at meets and get to know the rules of swimming.

BECOME A MEET MARSHAL
Meet Marshals are very important as they are responsible for the safety of all swimmers at meets.
Three or four meet marshals must be on deck at all sessions.

If you are interested in these positions, please contact:
Bob Fitzsimmons (officials) - 914-861-2481
or Mark McLaughlin (Meet Marshals) - 914-244-0888



Questions about Officials:

Contact the Marlins Head Official: Bob Fitzsimmons at 242-0634

check the "Officials" page at the USA-Swimming Site and the "Officials" page at the Metropolitan Swimming Site! 


top ten reasons to become an official

10) Save money on admission fees to events.
9) Free drinks and food at meets.
8) Get lots of exercise walking up and down the pool.
7) Never have to fight to find a seat in the stands.
6) Temperature 10 degrees cooler on the deck than in the stands.
5) Easy open book test enables you to attain grades you could never get in college.
4) First to get heat sheets so you know when your child is swimming.
3) Ability to DQ by raising arm helps keep children in line at home…also works on spouses.
2) Getting splashed while on deck helps you stay cool.
1) Get to wear snazzy white shirt and blue shorts in the middle of winter.

 


 

Mark Potter: Thank You So Much For All Your Help
WE WILL MISS YOU, AND YOUR FAMILY!
Good Luck to all in Arkansas

 

 

Paul Simco, Mark Potter, Bob Guyett

 

 



                       
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