SOUTH COUNTY YMCA SEALS SWIM TEAM
On this value oriented competitive team (for ages 7-18 years), everyone participates to improve swimming technique, improve physical conditioning, learn good sportsman- ship, and enjoy team fun. Our team competes in the SENECY swim league against other YMCAs in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts. Swimmers are encouraged to attend all Home and Away meets. To attend SENECY Championships swimmers are required to attend a minimum of 4 meets.
SESSION: September 2016 through March 2017
Registration for tryouts opens August 8, 2016. You can register online or by contacting our Welcome Center at 401.783.3900.
TRY OUTS: Swimmers must be able to swim one lap of freestyle and backstroke. Every swimmer is required to attend one try out session.
- Returning Swimmer Try Outs: Sept. 6 & 7, 2016
- New Swimmer Try Outs: Sept. 8, 9 & 12, 2016
- Ages 5-12: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
- Ages 13+: 3:30pm - 4:30pm
SENIORS (AGES 13+):
PRACTICE SCHEDULE: TBA
SOUTH COUNTY YMCA RECREATION SWIM TEAM
Swimmers will get the team-type environment with two practices per week.
A fun swim meet will be held at the conclusion of the program.
Registration opens August 8, 2016 for members, August 22, 2016 for non-members. Prospective members of the Recreational team should contact our Aquatics Director, Heather Sargeant at firstname.lastname@example.org, with any questions or concerns.
AGES 6-13 YRS:
PRACTICE SCHEDULE: TBA
MEMBER RATE: $125 NON-MEMBER RATE: $155
MASTERS SWIM TEAM
Masters swimming is an organized swim program for adults 18 and older and is not a learn to swim program. SCYMCA masters swim team is made up of former age group swimmers, college, high school and triathletes. Work outs have 5 levels of abilities, with workouts ranging from 2,800 meters to 4,500 meters in distance during each practice. Swimmers should know the basics for each of the 4 competitive strokes. Practices will consist of drills to improve a 4 strokes, endurance and speed.
The team has two sessions a year, meeting 3 times a week. Participants are encouraged to become US Masters Members, so that they can participate in the two US masters meets.
Space is limited to 35 participants. Prospective Master Swim members should contact our Aquatics Director, Heather Sargeant, or Head Coach Fred Bartlett. Open tryouts will be held soon; please contact Heather or Fred for more information.
PRACTICE SCHEDULE (Sept. 13 - Dec. 22, 2016 session): Tuesday: 6:30-8:05pm | Thursday: 6:30-8:05pm | Sunday 7:15-9:00am
MEMBER RATE: $175.00