YOUTH SWIM LEAGUES & TEAMS

Developmental

Youth learning competitive strokes; able to swim 25 yards; emphasis on basics

Junior+/Senior

Swims 3-4 competitive strokes 50 yards; focus on technique, starts, turns and finishes; introduction to distance swimming

Novice

Swims 25 yards; form/ breathing developing; awareness of 3 of the competitive strokes

Novice+/Juniors/Seniors

Swims 50 yards; must be able to execute 3 competitive strokes for 25 yards

Summer League Spring Tune Up

The YMCA Silver Spring Piranhas invites you to join us for our five week spring tune up to help you prepare for success in your upcoming summer swim league.  Our certified coaches will focus on all four strokes, including the critical start and turns crucial to your success.  There are options for two, three, and four times per week.  Spring tune up is open to all and no membership is required.   Please see the registration form on the reverse side for pricing information.

Swim Team Prep

For intermediate to advanced swimmers looking to improve their technique, stroke, and endurance. Working towards joining swim team. Class focus is on skills necessary to join our Hammerheads swim team.

YMCA Silver Spring Piranhas

Competitive Swim Team incorporating the YMCA’s four core values, Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility.  Swim Team’s goals are for the swimmers to have fun while having an emphasis on learning the value of competition through teamwork, sportsmanship and doing one’s best. We offer a value-centered program for every team member.

Youth Stroke Development

For youth who have gone through SHARK level classes.
For youth looking to get in shape for swim team.
For youth who are not interested in the competitive nature of swim team.

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