Swim Team


YMCA Piranha Swim Team
2017 Short Course Season

The YMCA at Pabst Farms Swim Team is a year-round competitive program that serves swimmers, ranging from those with no competitive experience through Y National and USAS National qualifiers. We participate in both YMCA and USAS sanctioned competitions. Swimmers must be members of the YMCA at Pabst Farms.

SWIM TEAM FEES*:

Group Full Start Date
Gold $760 9/5/17
Silver $535 9/18/17
Bronze $450 9/25/17
Orange $400 9/25/17
Green $375 9/25/17


* Additional USAS Registration fee of $65 for all swimmers.

REGISTRATION OPENS: August 21, 2017
 

PIRANHA SWIM TEAM
PRACTICE GROUP DESCRIPTIONS:

Program placement is based on swimmer’s ability after coach’s assessment. Practice and meet schedules are available online at www.teamunify.com.

Piranha Swim Team Group Descriptions:
Program placement is based on swimmer’s ability after coach’s assessment. Practice and meet schedules are available online at www.teamunify.com/wiypfst.

Green: ($370 Y member only)
(Ages 5 & up; swimmers with basic skills start here.)
Expected participation: 2 or more practices per week. Home meets are strongly encouraged, away meets are optional.
Skill level: Deep water safe, capable of multiple laps of Competitive Pool and comfortable with head in water.

Orange: ($400 Y member only)
(Ages 8 & up; for swimmers with intermediate skills.)
Expected participation: 2 or more practices per week. Home meets are strongly encouraged, away meets are optional.
Skill level: Deep water safe, capable of multiple laps of Competitive Pool and comfortable with head in water.

Bronze: ($450 Y member only)
(Ages 9 & up)
Expected participation: 3 or more sessions per week for maximum results.
Skill level: Swimmer will have completed Green or Orange level.

Silver: ($535 Y member only)
(Ages 9-15)
Expected participation: 3 or more sessions per week for maximum results.
Skill level: Stroke mechanics have developed sufficiently to prepare swimmers for an introduction to aerobic conditioning.  

Gold: ($760 Y member only)
(Ages 13 & up)
Must demonstrate consistent attendance in Silver group prior to admittance.
Group requirements: Strong internal motivation to commit to our most rigorous and demanding training program. Efficient technique in all strokes.

NEW SWIM TEAM COACH! 
Meet and Greet Event:
Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 5:30pm

Stop by on August 31st to meet Guy Gniotczynski, our new Head Coach for the YMCA at Pabst Farms Swim Team.

Guy is an ASCA Level 5 certified Senior, YMCA, and Age Group Coach. He has experience at YMCA, club and college levels of swimming. He promotes family first, academics second, and swimming third. His goal is to develop the whole person, not just the athlete, over a long period of time.

We are excited to have Guy as part of our team and we are confident his education, experience, and knowledge will propel our team to the next level and beyond!

For questions regarding the “Meet & Greet” or any other aquatic program information, please contact Donald Enger at 262-567-7251.

Download the Swim Team Participant Information Form Here!

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