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Swim Team

GENESEO GATORS SWIM TEAM

swim team logoExplore your love for the water in a fun filled & healthy environment

Class Prerequisites: The Geneseo Gators Swim Team (GGST) is for ages 5-21 who love to swim! Goggles required, swim cap optional (both are available for purchase through The Center).

The Gators Swim Team is coached by Marifaith Mueller, Level Two USA Certified Swim Coach

 

*FEE DETAILS:  Pick from either option listed below the level dates & times.

  • FEES are listed as Geneseo Community Center Member Pricing [M] / Geneseo Community Center Non-Member Pricing [NM]
  • Two Day/Week Option allows the participant to attend up to 2 practices each week from the days listed.
  • Entire Season Option allows the participant to attend 1 - 4 practices each week on any of the days listed.
  • Must have a Community Center or Park District Membership to receive Member Pricing.
  • Goggles required, swim cap optional both are available for purchase through The Center.
  • 1Dryland Training will be held 5:15 - 5:50pm at The Center

 

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Register online or at the Geneseo Community Center

 

Swim Team Session DatesSTROKE DEVELOPMENT

This is the first level of swim team for swimmers to learn the technique of the four competitive swim strokes. Swimmers need to demonstrate a 25 freestyle with rhythmic breathing and ability to kick and float on their back. Instruction at this level will teach swimmers proper technique in the freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Participation in swim meets is not required. 

5:00 - 5:30 pm | M
5:00 - 5:30 pm | F

EACH SESSION FEES* attend 1 day/week
Session I ($14 / $28) | Session II ($14 / $28) | Session III ($10 / $20) Session IV ($14 / $28) | Session V ($14 / $28)

PRE-COMPETITIVE LEVEL

This level is for swimmers who can demonstrate legal technique in all four competitive strokes: butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle. Kicking, drills, and swim sets will help swimmers develop strength and help refine their competitive swim strokes. Swimmers will also learn competitive starts off blocks and proper turn techniques to prepare them for future competition. Participation in swim meets is not required.

4:45 - 5:30 pm | M
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TU1
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TH1
4:45 - 5:30 pm | F

EACH SESSION FEES* attend two days/week
January ($98/$196) | February ($98/$196) | March ($73/$146) | April ($98/$196) | May ($98/$196)

WINTER SEASON FEE* January 8 - March 23, 2018 ($327 / $654)
SPRING SEASON FEE* April 2 - May 5, 2018 ($238 / $476)

BLUE LEVEL

This level is for swimmers who can demonstrate 100 yards of each of the swim strokes. Stroke and skill instruction are still the main emphasis with a focus on increasing endurance. Swimmers will learn how to complete specific training sets and how to read a pace clock. Participation in swim meets is encouraged, but not mandatory.

3:30 - 4:45 pm | M
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TU1
3:30 - 4:45 pm | F
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TH1

EACH SESSION FEES* attend two days/week
January ($91/$182) | February ($91/$182) | March ($68/$136) | April ($91/$182) | May ($91/$182)

WINTER SEASON FEE* January 8 - March 23, 2018 ($339 / $678)
SPRING SEASON FEE* April 2 - May 5, 2018 ($247 / $494)

BRONZE LEVEL

Bronze group is primarily for swimmers who can demonstrate a legal IM, a 50 freestyle under 45.99, and complete training sets over 200 yards. Pace clock and training knowledge will be introduced, and swimmers will learn how to complete training sets on specific repeats. Participation in swim meets is encouraged to members of this group.

3:30 - 5:00 pm | M
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TU1
3:30 - 5:00 pm | F
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TH1

EACH SESSION FEES* attend two days/week
January ($84/$168) | February ($84/$168) | March ($63/$126) | April ($84/$168) | May ($84/$168)

WINTER SEASON FEE* January 8 - March 23, 2018 ($330 / $660)
SPRING SEASON FEE* April 2 - May 5, 2018 ($240 / $480)

SILVER LEVEL

Silver is primarily for most 13 & up swimmers who are developing their training skills or rising 11 & up swimmers. Swimmers must be able to perform 50 yards of all four strokes legally without stopping. This group focuses on further refinement of technique and racing skills. Swimmers receive enhanced swim training. Participation in swim meets is encouraged to members of this group.

3:30 - 5:15 pm | M
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TU1
3:30 - 5:15 pm | F
5:15 - 7:00 pm | TH1

EACH SESSION FEES* attend two days/week
January ($84/$168) | February ($84/$168) | March ($63/$126) | April ($84/$168) | May ($84/$168)

WINTER SEASON FEE* January 8 - March 23, 2018 ($346 / $692)
SPRING SEASON FEE* April 2 - May 5, 2018 ($252 / $504)

Upcoming Events

February 24

Rollerskating at The Center

Saturday nights are for skating. Bring your own skates or rent skates from The Center. A great way to exercise and have fun with your friends & family.
5:30 - 6:45 pm | AGES: 3rd Grade & under
7:00 - 9:00 pm | AGES: All Ages

February 28

GYM CLOSED

Gym is CLOSED 5:30 - 9:00 pm Wednesdays January 17 - March 21, 2018 for Women's Volleyball League. Racquetball Courts & Walking Track will remain open.

March 10

BABYSITTER'S TRAINING

Babysitting is usually a teenager’s first attempt at building and running a small business. The Child and Babysitting Safety (CABS) training program is designed to focus on supervising, caring for, and keeping children and infants safe in babysitting settings. The program provides fundamental information in the business of babysitting, proper supervision, basic caregiving skills, and responding properly to ill or injured children or infants.

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