Manta Rays Swim Team



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It's like swim team for adults!

Manta Ray 2017-18 Winter Season

November 6th - February 4th, 2018

The first week will be for new/younger swimmers to be oriented to swim team. Practice for returning/older swimmers will start Monday November 13th.

Register on-line for the Manta Ray Swim Team


Cost and policies

$70.00 per swimmer

Payment for swim team and membership is due November 13th, 2017 unless other arrangements are made.

MASA membership and swim team fees are due at the first practice.

Meet fees will be invoiced to the swimmer upon the registration of each meet and will reflect the event/relay fees that we are being charged. Most meets are $10 but some are charged per event.

Swimmer must be able to swim 25 yards.

Must be a MASA member (family membership or youth memberships are available).

No Refunds - No Exceptions; however, if you are unsure about swim team you can talk to us. We will allow you to attend a few practices before you commit.

Click here for Manta Rays registration materials.

Click here to print or access the "Parent Information Packet" for the 2017-18 winter season.

Calendars: A practice schedule can be found inside the "Parent Informtion Pack". A detailed calendar with meets, parties and special events will be available and will be posted here on the first day of practice.

Practices will be on Mondays from 7:00-8:00, Thursdays from 4:00-5:30 and Sundays from 4:00-5:30. Practice times vary slightly depending on which ability group the swimmer is placed in.


The following links are for the suits and goggles that are recomended for Manta Ray swimmers.

Here is a link to the Speedo Vanquisher Goggle.

Here is a link to the Sporti Piped Splice Jammer.

Here is a link to the Sporti Solid Piped Swimsuit.

These are for youth sizes. They do come in adult sizes as well.


Team Apparel

T-shirt order forms will be available the first day of practice.

Purchasing team apparel and/or suits is optional.


Swim Meets - Will be anounced on the first day of practice.


Coaching Staff and Manta Ray Contacts


MASA Director: Jennifer Passehl

Phone: 715-443-3772

e-mail: jpassehl@masaswim.org

MASA Office Administrator: Cathy Matel

Phone: 715-443-3772

e-mail: cmatel@masaswim.org

Address: 401 4th St. Marathon, WI 54448


Practice Coach: Denise Gage

Practice Coach: Emily Timm

Practice Coach: Sonya Barchugova


Focus is Fun

Swimmers will focus on learning and refining:

  • All 4 competitive strokes: freestyle, backstroke, butterfly, and breaststroke.
  • Competitive starts, finishes, and turns.
  • Endurance, confidence, teamwork and a love for the water!

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