Rapids’ tryouts

The Shelton Monroe Rapids swim team will be accepting new swimmers who qualify, for the fall/winter season which runs September 2012 through March 2013.

Tryouts will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 5, from 6:30-7:15 p.m. at Masuk High School and Thursday, Sept. 6, at Shelton Community Center, from 6-7 p.m.

A photocopy of the birth certificate is required at time of tryout.

Criteria for trying out is as follows: ages 9 and over must be able to swim 50 yards in two strokes; age 8 and under must be able to swim 25 yards in 1 stroke.

For further information, contact President Kevin Chavez at rapidswim09@snet.net.