Merage JCC WAVES
Swim Team Trains Winners
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Year Round Youth Aquatics Program
WAVES swimming uses a progressive age group program in which the swimmer is instructed and developed in physical, mental and emotional levels in a systematic fashion. An emphasis on fun and family for the younger swimmers develops into a gradual increase in commitment over a period of years. Every unique group for children emphasizes the joy of swimming at the same time introducing the child to beginning swimming technique. The “pre-team” portion of the class teaches the fundamental motor skills of swimming with an emphasis on correct body placement.
The WAVES offer competitive and non-competitive tracks for swimmers to follow once they finish with swim lessons.
Monday–Thursday Non-Competitive Groups
Varsity Group ages 13 & up: 4:30-6:30 p.m. $85 mo.
Bronze Group ages 9-13: 5:15-7 p.m. $80 mo.
Blue Group ages 9-13: 3:30-4:45 p.m. $75 mo.
White Group ages 5-9: 3:45-4:30 p.m. $65 mo.
Dolphin Group ages 5-9: 3:45-4:30 p.m. $55 mo.
Non-competitive groups learn basic skills of this lifetime sport including the different strokes and how to exercise in the water. Instruction is positive and the emphasis is on having fun. Your child will learn in a non-pressure, fun filled environment. The program teaches sportsmanship, physical fitness and teamwork! Coaches: Coach Chris M, Coach Cece, Coach Oscar, Coach Austin, Coach Adam, and Coach Amy
Monday-Friday Competitive Groups
Senior Group II ages 13 & up: 3:30-6:30 p.m. $95 mo.
Silver Group ages 9-13: 5-7:15 p.m. $85 mo.
Red Group ages 5-9: 4:30-5:45 p.m. $75 mo.
Competitive groups are specifically designed to introduce boys and girls to the continuation of swimming skills with the utmost regard to their physical and emotional development. This program caters to young swimmers who want to race. Team members must swim 3-4 times per week and participate in scheduled swim meets. Coaches: Coach Chris Duncan, Coach Gina, Coach Lara, Coach Austin and Fitness Specialist Viveka Fruth
Registration fee: A non-refundable registration fee is required for the 2014 season. Fee includes team t-shirt and swim cap. New Swim Team Members $160 and Active Swim Team Members $130. Sibling discount: $10 off per additional swim team member.