Diving program started in January of
Beginner to master diving instruction will be
held at the Vigo County School Corporation Aquatic Center. The
dive club will be structured like the Torpedoes swimming as it will
be by age group. The athletes will compete against others their
age. Many divers come with a background in gymnastics, cheer
and dance. The new club hopes to welcome these athletes to try
diving. Contact Troy Cuthbertson, head dive
coach, firstname.lastname@example.org or
812-230-1960 for more information.
Group lessons are offered to young swimmers
(age 3 and up) to learn to swim, with an experienced
instructor in the water with them. We have lifeguards and
a coordinator present at all times. Lessons will occur
with no more than 4 swimmers per instructor, and will be 30 min in
length. The session can vary, but is usually twice per week
for 3 weeks straight. Lessons follow a curriculum bassed
around water safety, followed by stroke proficiency.
Questions should be directed to lesson coordinator Devan Knott, email@example.com.
Terre Haute Torpedoes offers training and
practice groups for swimmers of all ages and ability levels. It is
the goal of Terre Haute Torpedoes to offer age specific
training for all of our athletes, geared towards challenging each
individual and developing each individual to the best of THEIR
Please contact Lisa Moore, THT President, at firstname.lastname@example.org or
(812) 207-5500 to schedule a tryout, or Click
Here to send us an email request for more information.
The Terre Haute Torpedoes use a progressive age
group program designed to develop the child physically and mentally
in a systematic manner. There are six groups, based upon the
swimmer’s age and ability. Group assignments are determined
by the coaching staff after an observed swim. These training groups
Orange - Our beginners, still learning the
ropes. Practices offered 4x per week, for about 45
minutes. Most are under 8 years old.
Blue - Still a developmental group.
Practices offered about 4x per week, for about 60 minutes.
Swimmers are generally 8-10 years old.
Bronze - A group working the transition
from technique to training. Practices offered about 5x per
week, for about 60 minutes. Swimmers are generally
9-11 years old.
Silver - Our lower level
training group. Practices offered about 6x per week, for
about 90 minutes. Swimmers are generally 8-10 years
Gold - Our highest level training group,
for age group swimmers. Practices offered 7-8x per week,
usually for 2 hours.
Senior - This group is our high school aged
athletes. Practices offered up to 11x per week, between 60 and 120
minutes per session.
Masters - This group is for adults
interested in either fitness or competition. Practices offered up
to 9x per week, between 60 and 120 minutes per
All lesson and practice sessions for the
Torpedoes are conducted at the Vigo County School
Corporation Aquatic Center, located at Voorhees Park (2230
Prairieton Road, Terre Haute, IN 47802).