Team General Information
Team Abbreviation: Waves
Team Type: Youth Team
This team has nationally-ranked swimmers
League: South Jersey YMCA
Number of Members: 51-150
About the Coaches: Head Coach William Zackey: former Head
Coach Ursinus College and Norristown
High School, 50 years experience at all
levels, coached 31 Division III All-Americans
Coaches: Betsy Barry, Glenn Pullman
4 - 5 Assistant Coaches, depending on the season
Eligibility (Who can join?): Ages 6 - 18, must be able to swim full length of the pool freestyle.
Dates/Schedule: Practice Schedule - Fall/Winter
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
United States Coast Guard Training
Center 50 Meter Pool
4:30 - 6 PM
Crest Haven Special Services
School 25 yard Pool
6 - 7:30 PM (time may be split by age group
Cost/Rates: The current Fall/Winter Team fee is $360. and covers league meets, entry
fees, practice session pool rental, coaches salaries, administrative costs and our annual Awards Banquet and trophies.
There may be optional meets which will
incur meet entry fees and championships
entries will be additional fees.
Team fees are not pro-ratable, and are
due by the third week of practice. Payment plans may be set up by contacting the Civic Affairs Office at 884-9565.
How to Sign up: Contact Cape May Recreation, 609-884-9565, 643 Washington St. - City hall or check our website www.capemaycity.com
The Cape May Waves Youth Swim Team,
part of the City of Cape May Recreation
Department, is designed for beginner through
advanced level swimmers. “Wave Swimmers”
will have the opportunity to develop into the best
swimmers they can, while partaking in terrific
team sportsmanship. The Waves Swim Team
won the “Best Sportsmanship” Award chosen by
the participating teams in the South Jersey YMCA
Swim league three of the past four years.