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The Starke County Blue Dolphins is hosting a holiday craft and vendor show on Saturday, November 7, 2020. There are two tiers of vendor registrations. A 10’ X 10’ space with two tables is available for $35.00 and an 8’ x 6’ space with one table is available for $25.00. The smaller spaces and those with electricity will be assigned on a first-come first-served basis, due to limited availability. Of course, you are welcomed to bring your own tables. Spaces are going quickly so register today!

Set up times are Friday night, November 6th, from 6 PM to 9 PM (CST) and Saturday morning, November 7, from 7 AM to 8:30 AM (CST). Doors open to the public at 9 AM. Vendors are entitled to free coffee all day (and one free Danish until 9 AM). Food and beverages will be available for a small fee. Please note that this is a smoke free event.
Profits from this venture will be used to fund our swimming program in our community.
If you would like to donate a door raffle prize it would be greatly appreciated.
If you wish to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity, simply complete the form and mail it with your registration fee to:

Starke County Blue Dolphins
C/o Cheryl Miller
207 South Fisher Street
Knox, Indiana 46534-1601
574-772-4093smiller.scbd@gmail.com

The document SCBD Swimming Snowmen Application was attached to this post.

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USA & IN Swimming 2021 Fee

Posted by Starke County Blue Dolphins at Jul 28, 2020 11:51AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

USA & IN Swimming have posted registration fees for 2021!

Membership Type Valid USA Swimming Fee LSC Fee Total Fee Restrictions
Premium 6/1/2020 – 12/31/2021 $64.00 $17.00 $81.00 None

Flex 6/1/2020 – 12/31/2021 $10.00 $10.00 $20.00 Athlete 18-U, no more than 2 sanctioned meets per registration year. Only for meets below LSC Championships, Zone, Sectional, and National Levels.

Season 1 4/4/2021 – 8/31/2021 $30.00 $5.50 $35.50 Only for meets below Zone, Sectional, and National Levels.

Outreach 6/1/2020 – 12/31/2021 $5.00 $.00 $5.00 Must meet eligibility criteria. See Outreach Application

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2020-21 Winter Season

Posted by Starke County Blue Dolphins at Jul 24, 2020 12:27PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

The 2020-21 Winter Season has a start date of September 14th!!!

Please Stay Tune for Registration Information!!!!

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Head Coach

Posted by Starke County Blue Dolphins at Mar 23, 2020 4:16PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

Starke County Blue Dolphins (SCBD) serving Starke County Indiana is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Coach. We are looking for a seasoned coach who shares SCBD’s mission to support age group swim club. Our head coach will be responsible for creating an atmosphere that is safe, fun, and educational for all levels of swimming. Our head coach will work with the SCBD board to create a program that encourages swimmers to achieve individual and club goals by using a variety of wet and dry land techniques. We are looking for a coach that serves as the public face of the club as we work with various public and private entities to bring an Aquatics Facility to our community.

POSITION:
Part-time 1099 Contract position reporting directly to the SCBD board, subject to annual renewal.
Pay will be based on qualifications and experience.
Time commitment will vary by season.
Must be available Monday through Friday evenings as well as meets and SCBD events scheduled on various weekends.
Start Date: TBD

CLUB DESCRIPTION:
Starke County Blue Dolphins is parent board run, age group competitive swimming program based in Knox, IN. We offer children an opportunity to grow as competitive swimmers on local, regional, and national levels. We are part of USA Swimming, the governing body for age group swimming nationwide. We are a registered 501©3 corporation in the State of Indiana.

PRIMARY COACHING DUTIES:
1. Establish and maintain communications with other SCBD coaches, athletes, parents and board.
2. Develop and maintain a coaching schedule among all the coaches.
3. Develop and lead wet and dry-land programs for all age group swimmers.
4. Utilize Active Swim Manager to track individual progress.
5. Other responsibilities to be negotiated at time of contract.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Competitive Swimming Experience
2. Coaching Experience
3. Able to meet USA-Swimming Coaching Safety Requirements and pass all applicable background checks.

COMPENSATION:
1. Hourly, dependent on qualifications and experience
2. Expense reimbursement for training and travel

Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume with references to: 5240 E 200 S Knox, In 46534, or to smiller.scbd@gmail.com

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Head Coach

Posted by Starke County Blue Dolphins at Mar 23, 2020 3:25PM PDT ( 0 Comments )

We are searching for a Passionate & Dedicated Individual to lead the Starke County Blue Dolphins. Someone who will help our swimmers grow to the best of their ability’s and reach their highest potential!! ‍♂️

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