We believe in an altered
approach to year-round swimming.
Our values are at the core to how we will build and nurture the
Work Hard, Enjoy
We will provide a place for swimmers to enjoy the process of
learning. Wahoos will be given ownership of their craft, allowing
the lessons of youth sports to be realized.
We expect our
swimmers to show humility, kindness and respect in all they do,
including the way they treat fellow teammates, coaches, and the
swim facility. We also expect for this message to be reinforced at
home by their families.
Build a Safe Place
We believe practicing small failures will prepare our swimmers for
coping with life’s larger challenges. Our coaches have
crafted a safe environment to fail, to get back up and to try
By training more efficiently, year-round swimming will not become
unreasonably burdensome to swimmers, families or coaches.
The Wahoos will have time to pursue interests outside of the Team,
The Wahoos expect parents and youth swimmers to be welcoming to
other families and to maintain a “family” culture
within the club.
We understand that children are learning and will make mistakes but
if these values are repeatedly violated by a swimmer or his/her
family, they will be dismissed from the team.