What is the Counsilman
Center Indiana Swim Team?
Based on the teaching and
coaching of the legendary James E. (Doc) Counsilman
through the Counsilman Center at Indiana University,and the School
of Public Health, the Counsilman Center Indiana Swim Team
(CCiST) is a competitive swim team in Bloomington, Indiana
for kids who have completed at least Level IV of the American Red
Cross Swimming Classes.
CCiST was established in 2003 with
the purpose of providing a quality competitive swimming experience
through close interaction with researchers and students affiliated
with the Counsilman Center. A member of the faculty of the School
of Public Health (formerly HPER), Department of Kinesiology at Indiana University, Dr. Joel Stager, Ph.D.,
FACSM is president of CCiST.
Through close interaction with
researchers and students affiliated with the Counsilman Center, CCiST is dedicated to providing a
quality competitive athletic experience and to encourage our
swimmers to achieve their full potential as they become confident,
competent, and caring leaders of the future.
CCiST takes advantage of the world
class facilities on the campus of Indiana University to train, and
follows the philosophy of Doc Counsilman in teaching and
coaching each swimmer as an individual in order for each swimmer to
reach his/her full potential.
-----We work with swimmers of all
abilities at all age ranges and currently have swimmers from five
years old to post college age-----
CCiST Philosophy of
and Returning Parents/Swimmers PLEASE READ
Glossary of Common Swimming
Mailing address: CCiST, School of Public
Health , 1025 E Seventh Street #104 Bloomington IN 47405
Office Phone :
812-856-7160 Fax: 812-855-3193