YMCA of Greater St. Louis

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YMCA of Greater St. Louis

Sailfish Swim Team

Sailfish Swim Team: 2014-2015 Season

IMPROVE & SHOW OFF YOUR SWIM SKILLS

Sailfish Swim Team For ages 5 & up who can swim at least 1 pool length and want to improve stroke technique, speed, & endurance.
 

The KWBY Sailfish strive to build confidence, develop character and instill a life-long love of swimming in a supportive, fun environment where every athlete is encouraged to achieve their highest potential. 
 
As a YMCA swim team, we are guided by four core values - caring, honesty, respect and responsibility -
while building a healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. 
 
- Make new friends, refine competitive strokes and achieve your goals
- Practice 2-5 times per week, depending on age and skill level
- Compete with other YMCA and USA Swimming clubs 1-2 times per month
 
The Fall/Winter season runs from early September through mid-March. You must be a full member of the YMCA to join. Practice group fees range from $240 - $425. There is a $60 registration fee per family and a sibling discount on practice group fees for every additional child in a family. The option of competing as a USA Swimming member is available. Sailfish swim team will offer one full scholarship and financial assistant for those who qualify. For more information, please contact Phil Bruno.
 
REGISTRATION/SUIT FITTING DATES:
August 9th 3:00-6:00 PM
August 15th 5:00-8:00 PM
 
It is mandatory that at least one parent attend a registration meeting with their swimmer. Swimmers will be evaluated for group placement so bring a suit! To create the best environment for our swimmers, we will accommodate as many swimmers as we can, space is not guaranteed. Team members are ages 5 and Up. 
 
You must be able to swim 25 yards freestyle and 25 yards backstroke.
 
Registration/Evaluation I: Saturday, Aug 9th from 3:00 - 6:00 PM at the Kirkwood YMCA
Registration/Evaluation II: Friday, Aug 15th from 5:00 - 8:00 PM at the Kirkwood YMCA

Contact:
Phil Bruno at 314.965.9622