Frequently Asked Questions

The following are a list of FAQ's:

 

  

How long is a typical session?

There are four training sessions each athletic year with each running between 10 to 12 weeks in length. The typical sessions are as follows:

Fall Session: September to November

Winter Session: December to February

Spring Session: March to May

Summer Session: June to Mid-August

 

How do I sign up for events?

Existing Members Login and select the program for your athlete.

New Members:  Click Register and Create an Account.

 

Who do I contact to order team gear?

SET WPC gear is coordinated by Jennifer Coppin, contact: jcoppin@cox.net if you would like to purchase gear.  Click here for online store

 

What age group is my athlete in if they just had a birthday?

Age Groups: 12U, 14U, 16U and 18U. Whatever age an athlete is on August 1st, that is the group they will train with. For example, if a 14-year old athletes turns 15 in May, he or she will be training as a 16U. If they turn 15 on August 12, he or she will be training as a 14U.

 

 Should I register with USA Water Polo?

Yes, all members of SET Water Polo must be registered with USA Water Polo

 

How do I register with USA Water Polo?

Go to www.usawaterpolo.com and follow the online registration instructions. Register you athlete Club 18, Saddleback El Toro (SET).

 

How often do I need to register with USA Water Polo/American Water Polo?

Memberships need to be renewed yearly, January 1.

  

Do you offer sibling discounts?

Yes, 2nd Athlete: -$40, 3rd Athlete: -$60, 4th Athlete: -$80. Please email setwpc@yahoo.com for further information.

 

How do I sign up for Learn to Play Water Polo?

 

The Saddleback Valley Unified School District (SVUSD) Recreation and Community Services has partnered with SET Water Polo to bring you the Learn to Play Water Polo Program. To register, please visit SVUSD Recreation and Community Services website and click "Youth Aquatics."

 

If my son or daughter has never played water polo before, what group should they join?

Contact Trevor at setaquatics@gmail.com

 

Does SET have a swim team?

Yes, www.setswim.com

 

Can my athlete do two days of water polo and two days of swimming?

Yes, please contact setaquatics@gmail.com for further information.

 

Who do I contact if I have an administrative question?

General Club: Trevor Rodin, setaquatics@gmail.com

 

If I want to make a donation to SET Water Polo, who do I contact?

Bradley Schumacher, setwpc@yahoo.com

 

Who do I contact if I can’t make it to training?

Email your coach at least 24 hours in advance. Click here for SET Coaching Contact.

 

Do we need to make it to every training offered per week?

All levels are different, but we understand that as student athletes each player has a variety of activities that may conflict with training times. Depending on the goals of your child and level at which they wish to play, they should try to make as many trainings as possible. Please communicate with your coach on the days that you cannot make training.

 

What do I do if I still have questions?

Please contact Trevor Rodin, setaquatics@gmail.com or Bradley Schumacher, setwpc@yahoo.com

 

Does SET offer Scholarships?

SET Water Polo is an athlete-centered organization that strongly believes youth should never be denied the opportunity to participate in organized athletics solely because of an inability to pay the full tuition fee.  SET offers a limited amount of financial aid per training session for current members who experience financial difficulties and demonstrate need, subject to availability of funds.   All inquiries concerning financial aid should be addressed to the Club Director, Bradley Schumacher.