The Lake Geneva Swim Club is a
competitive swim team for children of all ages. Swimmers are
coaches by professional coaches, and the program’s main
facility is Badger High School in Lake Geneva.
Swimmers do not have to complete the
Pre-Competitive Class prior to joining the swim team.
The team has several groups and placement is
determined by both age and swimming ability. Swimmers must be able
to swim 25 yards freestyle and 25 yards backstroke in order to
start in the beginning competitive swim team groups.
The beginner swim team groups have no practice
requirements. Our practice schedule is very accommodating, and
offers families flexibility in setting up a practice schedule that
fits into their schedule. The suggested practice attendance is as
Level 1 - 3 times per
Level 2 - 3 times per
Level 3 - 4 times per
Level 4 - 4 times per
Seniors - 5 times per
Swimmers can compete at meets, and you sign them
up as you wish. They can swim as many, or as few, as you would
like. There are meet entry fees for each meet, usually $4 - $5 per
event plus a splash fee determined by the host team. The fees for
the meet entries will be charged if you do not show up for the
meet. You will be asked to put a credit card on file and that
card will be charged the beginning of the following month, you are
responsible for any additional meet fees for your
Swimmers are required to have their own
equipment. All swimmers should have their own goggles and a swim
cap if they wish to wear one. For the beginner level groups the
required equipment is minimal. All equipment is available through
our team dealer. They have a store is located in Oconomowoc, and if
you tell them that your swimmer is joining LGSC they know what
equipment your swimmer will need.
Level 1 and 2 no equipment
Level 3 - Zoomers
Level 4 - Zoomers & Snorkel. A nose
plug is recommended.
Seniors - Zoomers, Snorkel, Long Dive Fins and
swimmers prepare to compete in meets, they should have a team suit.
Team suits are also available through our team dealer. This suit
will last longer if it only used for meets. Swimmers can wear any
competitive swimming suit for practices.