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Spring Clinic 2022

Open for Returning Members

1/15/22 - 3/15/22

Open for New Members

1/22/22 - 3/15/22

06/15/2022
103 Members

Spring Clinic is run by our Head Coach Matt Struempf, Assistant Coach Jack Sorensen and staff 

 

Date : 3/1/22 ~ 3/31/22 (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday)

             *No Clinic on Friday

Cost: $250

Location:  Livorna Pool, 2533 Trotter Way, Walnut Creek 

Registration: Opens 1/15/22  for returning swimmers and Livorna Pool members. Opens 1/22/2022 for all others.

 

Important information about Spring Clinic:

  • Clinic is not restricted to Livorna swimmers.  There are a limited number of spaces available in each age group session so register early.
  • Not sure if your swimmer is swim team ready:  We will have evaluations at 4:00pm on 2/28 for all new 8 and under swimmers.  Please note that we will have minimal in water assistance during Spring Clinics.
     
  • Swimmers should be able to:
    • ​Submerge his/her entire body, including head, and glow bubbles while under water.
    • Stay at the side of the pool with one hand on the wall and listen to and follow directions
    • Swim the length of Livorna Pool (25 yards) without assistance
  • During Spring Clinic, the coaches will be focusing primarily on stroke technique.  Each week will focus on a differen stroke and/or a different technique (eg. streamlines, flip turns, diving), depending on age group.
  • Spring Clinic Practice times:
    • 6 & Under : 4:00-4:30 PM
    • 7/8 : 4:30-5:15 PM
    • 9/10 : 5:15-6:00 PM
    • 11+:  6:00-6:45 PM
  • Swimmers need to be on deck ready to swim 10 minutes before practice starts.
  • ​​Clinic is held if it is raining. Practice will be canceled only if there is thunder or lightening in the forecast or if the visibility in the water is poor due to extremely heavy rain. Participants will be notified via email prior to practice in the event of a cancelation.
  • Equipment:
    • Swimmers should wear appropriate swimsuits (jammers or speedos for boys), caps and goggles.
    • Fins:  All swimmers should bring their own long-blade training fins to practice each day, see example here:  https://m.swimoutlet.com/p/roka-classic-long-rubber-fins-8156636/?color=212  Please be sure to label them!
    • 9&Up swimmers also need swim paddles.
    • Water:  It's important to stay hydrated during practice, so please bring a water bottle to your lane.
       
  • No refunds will be given after Monday, March 8, 2022. We do not prorate for missed days.

Please email questions to [email protected]

To register for 2021 Spring Clinic, please click here .

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