About

 

The IWV Swim Team provides a year-round swim program for children age 5 and up, from the beginning swimmer to the most competitive swimmer.  For more information how to join the swim team, please click the "More Information" tab on the left side of the page.

Mission Statement:

To promote the development of competitive swimming and to achieve swimmer and coaching excellence. To provide the opportunity for each individual to develop personal abilities to the fullest.

Benefits of Swimming on IWV Swim Team:

Learn sportsmanship, teamwork and perseverance.

High quality aerobic exercise that develops all major muscle groups.

Enhances flexibility and coordination.

Most injury-free of all sports.

Experienced ASCA certified coaches.

Varied levels of competition from local meets to regional and national championships.

 

Team Levels:

•Novice - Emphasis on stroke technique. May compete at local meets.

Bronze - Novice.  Refine stroke technique and introduce training skills.  Competes at local and travel meets.

Silver - Intermediate swimmers, age group swimmers, and high school prep. Training for competition at various levels.

Gold/Senior - Usually 11 years and up, but depends on ability and motivation.  Has attained Junior Olympic times.  Begin preparation for competing at U.S. National and Junior National Championships.