The swim team needs volunteer commitment. Each family should plan to volunteer throughout the season. Our volunteer coordinators are creative and will work with you to ensure you have the opportunity to volunteer.
It takes over 40 adults to conduct a dual meet. Below is a list of the officials required to conduct a dual meet. Positions marked with an * require attendance at an NVSL instructional clinic within the past 2 years:
Home team provides: Visiting team provides:
1 Marshal 1 Marshal
2 Stroke & Turn Judges* 2 Stroke & Turn Judges*
4 Relay Take-off Judges 4 Relay Take-off Judges
1 Clerk of Course 1 Assistant Clerk of Course
9 Timers 9 Timers
1 Scorer 1 Assistant Scorer
1 Chief Timer 1 Asst Chief Timer
1 Awards Clerk 1 Asst Awards Clerk
1 Table Runner
The NVSL requests that dual meet officials wear white shirts and dark blue shorts (no denim or team-affiliated gear). For developmental meets, there are no attire requirements.
In addition, there are many other volunteer opportunities/needs. These include parking lot officials, meet prep (deck setup), meet takedown, pep rally helper, photographer, and videographer.