Dive Team

Dive Team

Dive Team

Thank you so much for signing up for the KGRC Dolphins Dive Team! We're so glad you've made the choice to dive with us this season!

Kent Gardens Recreation Club Dive Team will compete in DIVISION FIVE this season. We're looking forward to an excellent summer of personal achievement, great teamwork and sportsmanship!

Here are some important dates to keep in mind:

First practice – May 30
First morning practice – June 26

Practice times:
Before school lets out — Monday thru Friday, May 30 – June 23
5:30 to 6:30 pm - 11 and up
6:30 to 7:30 pm – 10 and under

After school lets out – Monday thru Friday, June 26 – July 28
(Divers should choose either morning or evening practice times)
8:00 – 9:00 am – 10 and under
9:00 – 10:00 am – 11 and up
6:30 to 7:30pm – all evening divers (who have not attended morning practice)


Date Time Event
Tuesday, May 30 5:30-6:30 pm for 11 and up
6:30-7:30 pm for 10 and under
First Practice!
Tuesday, June 3 4:00 pm NVSL Coach’s Clinic @Overlee
Tuesday, June 5   Last Day to Purchase Spirit Wear
Sunday, June 11 9:45 am NVSL Judge’s Clinic for parents who are interested @Sideburn Run
Tuesday, June 13 5:30-7:30 pm Team Suits available for swap at practice
Wednesday, June 14 & Thursday June 15 5:30-7:30 pm SPORT FAIR! Team Suits available for sale at practice
Thursday, June 15 6:30-8:00 pm NVSL Referee Clinic @Truro
Sunday, June 18 2:00 pm NVSL Judges Clinic @Oakton
Friday, June 23 6:30 pm Team photos and Potluck @KGRC
Sunday, June 25 4:00 pm NVSL Referee Clinic @Hamlet
Tuesday, June 27 3:30 Divers meet @KGRC for practice & car pool to meet 6:00 pm Dive Meet @Wakefield Chapel
Wednesday, June 28 6:30 pm NVSL Judges Clinic @Wakefield Chapel
Wednesday, July 5 3:30 Divers meet @KGRC for practice & car pool to meet 6:00 pm Dive Meet @Greenbriar
Sunday, July 9 1:35 pm Washington Nationals Game (Atlanta Braves)
Tuesday, July 11 3:30 Divers meet @KGRC for practice and setup 6:00 pm Home Dive Meet @KGRC Vs. Hamlet
Sunday, July 16 TBD Wally Martin & Synchro Dive @Oak Marr
Tuesday, July 18 3:30 Divers meet @KGRC for practice & car pool to meet 6:00 pm Dive Meet @Woodley
Sunday, July 23 TBD Cracker Jack Meet Invitational @Springfield
Tuesday, July 25 3:30 Divers meet @KGRC for practice and setup 6:00 pm Home Dive Meet @KGRC Vs. Lakeview
Friday, July 28 8-10 am Pancake Breakfast for Dive & Swim @KGRC
Sunday, July 30 TBD Divisionals @ Fairfax
Sunday, July 30 5:00 pm End of Year Potluck and Awards @KGRC
Sunday, August 6 TBD All Stars @Oakton

All pools are listed on the NVSL site. You can select the team name for address and directions: http://www.mynvsl.com/teams

Sign up for RAINED OUT to get text alerts about weather and other important information. Go to www.rainedout.com and find Kent Gardens Recreation Club. You will have the option of receiving General Membership alerts, Swim Team and/or Dive Team. Select General Membership and Dive Team for best results.

Our dolphins love nothing more than seeing their parents involved at the meets. There are a variety of roles to play — and one just right for you! Most require no preparation at all! Join us for the Parent Dive meeting on Tuesday, June 7 at 6:30 p.m. during Dive practice. Check out the SignUp Genius at www.SignUpGenius.com/go/20F084FAFAF28AAFD0-kgrc1. Questions? Contact Claudia Tielking at dive@kgrc.org.

We are keeping the same team suits from last year. Sport Fair is our supplier, and they'll be at our pool before and during practice on June 14 and June 15. You can purchase a suit at that time, or you can visit their store at 5010 Lee Highway in Arlington.

Do you need new KGRC swag like a personalized sweatshirt, water bottle or silicone cap? Visit our Team Store. ORDER NOW - THIS WILL BE YOUR ONLY OPPORTUNITY TO BUY SPIRIT WEAR. The store will close at 11:59 pm on Monday, June 5 https://kgrc2017.itemorder.com/sale.

Our main team activity will be to attend a home game at the Washington Nationals. We've got seats reserved for the Sunday, July 9 game against the Atlanta Braves at 1:35pm. More details to come.Wear your KGRC swim/dive team shirt and show your team spirit! First come, first served, so sign up and pre-pay with Sara Weinstock (swim@kgrc.org) if you are interested in attending!

Feel like you don't always know what's happening around you during the dive season? Contact Dive Team Representative Claudia Tielking at dive@kgrc.org.

It's going to be a great dive season. We look forward to seeing all of you on deck!

Last Updated: May 3, 2017