ADA Policies and Procedures
Persons with special needs or requirements, relating to programs administered by the City of Clinton Recreation Department, should notify the Office of the Director in advance of their event or visit at 865-457-1163. Request should be made 48 hrs in advance if possible, so that we may attempt to fulfill your request for special accommodations. The City of Clinton encourages everyone to participate in and use our programs and facilities.
2019 - Clinton Sharks Swim Team
All new team members are required to tryout see Coach Rich for details.
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CSST- Cost to be paid to the City of Clinton -- per child (year round fee)
$70 City of Clinton Resident or $75 for Non City Resident
Club - Cost Paid to City of Clinton (Fee due only at the start of competition season)
Team fee is $50 per child. This is for operational fees ex. ribbons/ software/ awards/ 2 tent rentals for big weekend meets & after home swim meet pizza meals. Parents are asked to provide a 12 pack or 2 of water, soda, Gatorade, Powerade once per season to go with our after home meet meal.

Cost to be paid to Swim & Tri   Prices are Best guess from Last season. (Only required during summer season) Female - $60    Male - $44 (taxes are not included) for team swim suits PLUS $6 for a new Red Silicone cap. Other supplies goggles & such are sold by Swim & Tri, contact them at 865-622-9453 GKAISA rules state - each team member must be like attired (team suit). 
This is a minimal requirement in any team sports.

Team -Practice times
DATES: May 20 - May 30
Monday through Thursday 3:45p till 5p
except Monday May 27th (Memorial Day)
June 4th practices will be Tuesday and Thursday - 8:30a - 11a (ages 10 and up)
& 930a till 11a (all ages)
Fridays 1pm-3:30p

Dragon and Maverick Team members
Are not required for a try-out the Clinton Sharks.
All that is required to join is to fill out paperwork which is located at the pool office or by emailing Coach Rich’s email.
New members are always welcome yet require try-out.
Try-out is a 25 yard (pool length) Freestyle (front crawl) and 25 yard backstroke. If your swimmer is unable to meet this requirement please contact the coach to set up a lesson time.
Lesson information available at:

For more information contact Coach E. Rich at
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