Dolfins Swim Team

Dolfin Swim Team Logo featuring Flippy the Dolfin

Spring/Summer Recreational Swim Team
PH Dolfins Website

About the Dolfins
Have Fun! Swim Fast! Founded in 1964, the Pleasant Hill Dolfins is a summer recreational swim team. Daily practice with instruction in all four competitive strokes, racing starts and turns and swim meets in the summer. The team also offers special activities for swimmers and their families. Swimmers must be able to swim 25 yards of freestyle (face in the water with rhythmic breathing) and 25 yards backstroke.

Head Coach Talli Pitcher, tpitcher@pleasanthillrec.com

2019 Registration Information

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December 3, 2018-May 20, 2019 ONLINE or at the District Office (M-F, 9:00 am-5:00 pm) 
For more information, call 925-682-0896. Click here for a flyer (PDF)


Registration Fees 

14 & Under Swimmers
12/3-2/28....$414/$399 (Dist. Res.)
3/1-3/31......$439/$424 (Dist. Res.)
After 4/1......$469/$454 (Dist. Res.)

High School Swimmers
12/3-3/31.....$289/$274 (Dist. Res.)
After 4/1.......$314/$299 (Dist. Res.)

Fee includes team t-shirt. Register early to take advantage of the optional payment plan.


Practice Schedule (Season runs 4/8-7/29/19)


  • Spring practice held at PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane;
  • Summer practice at PH Education Center Pool: 1 Santa Barbara Road
 Age as of 6/15/19  Activity Code Spring 4/8-6/6
M-Th 
Summer 6/10-7/29
M/Tu/Th/F 
 6 & under 8223.901  3:30-4:00 pm  10:30-11:15 am 
7-8  8224.901  4:00-4:45 pm  10:30-11:15 am 
9-10*  8225.901  5:00-6:00 pm*  9:30-10:30 am 
11-12*  8226.901  5:00-6:00 pm* 9:30-10:30 am 
13-14*  8227.901  6:00-7:00 pm*  8:00-9:30 am 
15-18*  8228.901  6:00-7:00 pm*  8:00-9:30 am 

*For 9-18 swimmers, all practices are at PH Education Center Pool. Optional summer afternoon practice 5:00-6:00 pm (open to all age groups). No Practice May 27, July 4-7. County meet qualifying swimmers practice through August 2. All practices move to PH Education Center Pool on May 13.

Work Assignments


Parents/families play a vital role in the success of this program and parent participation is required. $500 Family Deposit (per family) must be paid by check at the time of registration to the Pleasant Hill Dolfins Parent Club. Checks will ONLY be cashed if work assignments are not completed. For more information, please see the Work Assignments (PDF) or visit the PH Dolfins website.

Little girl swimmer posing by pool


Mini-Dolfins

7 yrs and Under
A program for young swimmers who are not quite ready for the Dolfins Swim Team. Students must be able to take breaths on their own while "swimming". Swimmers will be instructed in all competitive strokes. Depending on progress/ability, participants may join the Dolfins. Summer Mini-Dolfins participate in age group and end-of-season parties, receive a team t-shirt and swim in the 7/20 home meet.

SPRING
Tryouts: Saturday, 3/16 at 9 am
PH Aquatic Park: 147 Gregory Lane
$190/$175 (Dist. Res.)
8220.901  4/9-6/6  Tu/Th  3:30-4:00 pm
Practice moves to PH Education Center on May 14.

SUMMER
Tryouts: Friday, 5/31 at 4 pm at PH Aquatic Park
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, 6/5.
$40 discount when you also register for Spring Mini-Dolfins.

PH Education Center Pool: 1 Santa Barbara Road
$280/$265 (Dist. Res.)
8220.902  6/10-7/29  M/Tu/Th/F  11:30-12:00 pm
Practices subject to change due to team events. Check weekly email for updates. No practice 7/4-7/7

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