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Eagle Swim Team

 

2015-2016 Emory Community Swimming

Eagle Swim Team

 

 

The Eagle Swim Team is a competitive USA Swimming team that runs year-round at the Woodruff PE Center on the Emory University campus. The year is broken into three seasons - fall, spring and summer.  On deck coaching staff will organize and structure each practice and provide individual technique and feedback. The practices focus on technique, endurance, and speed development.  Each semester will offer a time trial meet, and a schedule of USA Swimming meets
 
WHO

Competitive youth swimmers (ages 6-18).  All swimmers must be able to complete the minimum skills of 50 yards of freestyle swimming with side breathing and 25 yards of backstroke.  Swimmers who are not at this level can enroll in our swimming lesson program.

WHERE

The Woodruff PE Center pool on the Emory University Campus

WHEN

Fall Season:  September 2 through December 19, 2015

Spring Season:  January 11 through April 30, 2016

Summer Season:  May 16 through July 30, 2016

 

FALL & SPRING PRACTICE TIMES

Monday and Wednesday, 6:45-7:45pm

Tuesday and Thursday, Juniors 6:00-7:00pm, Seniors 6:00-7:15pm

Saturday, 11:30-1:00pm

*No minimum practice requirement

 

SUMMER PRACTICE TIMES

Mon/Tues/Thurs/Friday, 6-8am Senior and 7-8am Junior

Saturday - 10:30-12:30am Senior and 10:30-Noon Junior

*No minimum practice requirement

 

EVALUATIONS

All swimmers must be able to complete 50 yards of freestyle and 25 yards of backstroke as a minimum to participate in the program.  Swimmers will be assigned a training group based on ages and abilities.  We will evaluate swimmers during the first week of practices each season and assign them an appropriate group.  All groups are welcome to attend any practice.

COST

The cost for the each season is $425.00. Discounts for multiple children within a family are 5% for two children, 10% for 3, and 15% for 4 or more.

All registered swimmers will receive an Eagle Swim Team shirt

USA Swimming Athlete Registration is recommend, but not required.  Registration is required to compete in USA Swimming meets.  Cost is $40 for the season or $68 for the year.  We will coordinate team registration at the start of the season.

SIGNUP

Signups will begin on July 1 at the emorycommunityswimming.com website. Space is limited and a waitlist will be started once the program is full.