Swim Team


YMCA Piranha Swim Team
2017-2018 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 USA-S National qualifiers. We are a YMCA and USA club. 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

*Fees will be prorated based on the start date of the swimmer
* Additional USA-S Registration fee of $66.00 for all swimmers 9 and over and $58.00
for swimmers 8 and under. These fees will not be prorated.

REGISTRATION OPENS: August 21, 2017
 

PIRANHA SWIM TEAM
PRACTICE GROUP DESCRIPTIONS:

Program placement is based on swimmer’s ability after coach’s assessment. Registration information, practice and meet schedules are available online at www.teamunify.com/wiypfst. Contact Coach Guy at guy@oconymca.org or
262-468-0482 or cell 262-729-9622.

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.