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Ella Eastin Sets a New American Record for 200 IM
In a remarkable display of all-stroke prowess, Eastin stormed to the finish, sneaking a tenth of a second below Caitlin Leverenz‘s 2012 American record of 1:51.77... Read more HERE!

Derek Hitchens Breaks Brother's Records Derek re-broke the Northpark Riptide record in the 7-8 Boys 25 Fly with his 16.00 at this meet. Derek also broke the Northpark Riptide record in the 7-8 Boys 25 Back with his 17.91 at this meet. The previous record was held by his brother Grant Hitchens in 2012 - 18.00.

Ella Eastin Breaks 200 IM National Independent High School Record in California
Crean Lutheran senior Ella Eastin has broken the National Independent High School Record in the women’s 200 yard IM on Saturday morning to kick of the CIF Southern Section Division 2 Championships in by swimming a 1:53.90 at Riverside City College. That marks Eastin’s fourth-straight Division Championship in the event. Read more HERE!

Last year, a Riptide Record was broken! Carson E. swam the 5-6 Boys 25 yard Freestyle in 18.03 seconds! Great job Carson! We are so proud of you!

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Riptide 2017– coming soon!

Interested in joining the Northpark Riptide swim team for the 2017 summer season? New families click here to get on the wait list (space is limited so it will be first come first serve as long as all requirements are met).

Priority to join the Northpark Riptide swim team has been established as follows:

1) Returning Northpark swimmers in good standing
2) Siblings of returning Northpark swimmers in good standing
3) Northpark Riptide families formerly on swim team who left in good
4) Northpark Ripple swimmers now eligible to join team
5) Northpark families on last year’s wait list
6) Northpark residents new to wait list

All interested swimmers must be ages 5-18 as of June 1, 2017.

If you have any questions, please email

Official registration is on Sunday, April 2.  For returning families who have completed the online registration process you may come to the clubhouse between 10-12pm to try on suits and/or apparel if needed.

For new families who joined the wait list, please come to the Forest Glen pool on April 2 at 12pm.  All families on the wait list must be present at noon with their swimmer(s).  Space on the team is limited and your presence does not guarantee a spot on the team.  We will fill any open spots on the team by the order established by the wait list priority.
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Mission Statement:
“The goal of the Riptide Swim team is for its members to join together as a community to promote sportsmanship and friendship in a competitive, healthy, and supportive environment. Competitive swimming develops strength of character as well as strength of body through discipline, perseverance and commitment to achievement both individually and as a team. It is these qualities that distinguish us and make us successful both in the water and on land.”