YMCA Youth Swim Team

For Ages 6 to 18 years

Our co-ed competitive swim team emphasizes teamwork, fun, character development and good sportsmanship.  The structured, supervised swim team practices will focus on stroke technique, endurance and interval training.  Swim practices are tailored to the level of the swimmers and are designed to help them meet their individual goals while still taking part in a team activity.  New Swimmers must have completed Jr. Sea Dragon, Stage 5 / Stroke Development or equivalent swimming ability to ensure proper placement within the program.

Please follow this link to read the Athlete and Parent Code of  Conduct

Team Unify Y Swim Team Site

Swim Team Participants must by Sewickley YMCA members.

Please enroll  based on swimmer’s age as of 12/1/22

Swim Fall/Winter Season will run October 3 to the swimmers last swim meet, typically end of February. Championship Season, (Districts and States) is in month of March.

The 8 and under group will end in February with the Novice Champs meet.

INFORMATIONAL PARENT MEETING Wednesday September  14 – 6-6:45 OR  Monday September 26 6-6:45pm- must attend a meeting in order to register. Held at the Community Activity Center (building in upper parking lot)

Registrations after October 3rd will be charge a $35 late registration fee.

 

Advanced Novice- Ages 7-8 Swim Team

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10/3/22 - 2/24/23
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Advanced Novice- Ages 7-8

Practice M/W/F 5:45-6:30pm

Recommended Practice 2-3 days per week.

Practice will continue to focus on technique and increased endurance. Swimmers will learn flip and open turns for the 50 free and 100 IM events.

Requirements for this group- must be able to swim one length of the large pool of front crawl with side breathing and back stroke in good form, and must have some proficiency in fly and breaststrokes OR must have competed Stage 5- stroke development of the Y Swim Lessons.

Head Coach must approve placement into this group.

 

Registrations after October 3rd will be charge a $35 late registration fee.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
9/12/22 9/18/22 Front Desk $ 275.00-
9/26/22 10/7/22 Front Desk $ 275.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
10/03/22 - 02/24/23
Mo,We,Fr - 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Register at
front desk

Closes
10/10/2022

CADET (Ages 9-10)

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10/3/22 - 3/3/23
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Cadet Swimmers must be able to swim 50 yards continuedly of proper front crawl (side breathing) and backstroke and 25 yards in breast and butterfly stroke. It is recommended that they have completed Stage 5- Stroke Development of the Y swim lessons  before enrolling in swim team.

Monday/Wednesday/Fridays  5-6pm

Thursdays 5pm- 6pm –Thursday Practice will begin in November.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
9/14/22 9/15/22 Front Desk $ 385.00-
9/26/22 9/30/22 Front Desk $ 385.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
10/03/22 - 03/03/23
Ages 9-10 - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Register at
front desk

Competitive Stroke Class

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9/7/22 - 9/28/22
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For those that will be joining the Y youth swim team for fall 2022.  Class will build endurance, provide stroke techniques and refinement for children and youth ages 9 – 18. Swimmers must have completed Stage 5/ Stroke Development or it’s equivalent.

For ages 9 to 18.

M/W/F 5-6pm

Location:  Large Pool


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Sewickley Y Members only 8/2/22 9/9/22 Online / Front Desk $ 90.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Spots
Available
09/07/22 - 09/28/22
September 2022 - Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
- Registration
Closed

High School Swimmers

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10/3/22 - 3/17/23
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Start Conditioning for your High School Swim Season now by improving your endurance and technique. When your HS season begins in November you then practice with your HS team and still be part of ours for competitions. Swimmers will have the opportunity to swim in dual meets, invitationals and qualify for districts and states. HS swimmers follow the Prep, Junior, Senior schedule for practices.

Participation in 3 Y meets is required to be eligible for Districts and States.

Registrations after October 3rd will be charge a $35 late registration fee.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
9/14/22 9/25/22 Front Desk $ 120.00-
9/26/22 10/7/22 Front Desk $ 120.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
10/03/22 - 03/17/23
Mo,We - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Register at
front desk

Closes
10/10/2022

NEW Novice (Ages 6-8)

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10/3/22 - 2/24/23
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Novice Swimmers must be able to swim 25 yards of proper front crawl/freestyle (w/side breathing) and backstroke. It is recommended that they have completed Stage 4 -Stroke Introduction of the YMCA swim lesson program.

Registration Fee- $275

Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays 5-5:40pm

Recommended 2-3 practice days a week.

Participants will learn Butterfly and Breaststroke and fundamentals of competitive swimming.

 

Season runs October 2022- February 24, 2023.

OR ends with Novice Championship meet.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
NEW SWIMMERS 9/26/22 9/28/22 Front Desk $ 275.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
10/03/22 - 02/24/23
Mo,We,Fr - 5:00 pm - 5:40 pm
Session is Full

Prep, Junior and Senior (Ages 11-18)

All Locations
10/3/22 - 3/3/23
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Please follow this link to read the Athlete and Parent Code of  Conduct

https://www.teamunify.com/Documents.jsp?_tabid_=106233&team=amsvym

Swimmers must be proficient in all four competitive strokes and can swim 100 yards for 11-12 and 200 continuous yards for 13 and up.

Recommended 4-5 days of practice a week.

Monday/Wednesday 6-7:30pm

Fridays 6:00-7:00pm

Tuesdays 6:30-8pm

Thursdays 5:30-7pm –Thursday Practice begins in November (DRY LAND 5:30-6)

Swimmers will be coached with emphasis on stroke technique, increased endurance and leadership.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
9/12/22 9/18/22 Front Desk $ 430.00-
9/26/22 10/7/22 Front Desk $ 430.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
10/03/22 - 03/03/23
Mo,We - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Session is Full