August 15, 2019
TRYOUTS FOR THE 2019 - 2020 SHOCKWAVE SEASON
Choose one of the dates below. You do not need to inform anyone that you wish to tryout.
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 5:15 pm OR Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 5:15 pm
If your child has already been evaluated by a coach prior to September 3 your child does not need to attend these tryouts.
Please do not call the Aquatic Center or the Shockwave Office regarding try outs or SWAT information! The Aquatic Center is not affiliated with Shockwave. All information can be found on our website under the "JOIN TEAM" tab, the "PARENT INFO/FAQ'S" tab at the top of the home page or the "JOIN SHOCKWAVE" command button on the right side of the home page.
If your child is interested in trying out for Shockwave, please read the tryout requirements below:
1. In order to try out your child must:
a) be 5 years old as of September 1, 2019
b) be able to swim Freestyle 25 yards unassisted, face in the water
c) be able to swim Backstroke 25 yards unassisted, with continuous arm movement on the back.
3. Please arrive with a swimsuit, towel and goggles (we can provide goggles - do not purchase goggles just to try out) and be READY TO SWIM at the designated try out time. There are locker rooms to change if necessary.
4. Upon successful completion of an assessment, Coaches will place your child in a training group. You will then need to complete the online portion of our registration. You will find instructions on the website home page by clicking on one of the tabs indicated above.
Please read all of the following information about Shockwave thoroughly before coming to try outs, so that you are fully aware of our policies and procedures.
Shockwave Team Handbook, click here