The Riptide Junior Select Team is the premier group for our top age group swimmers. Entry to this team is based at the discretion of the Program Directors and is based upon meet performance, practice attendance and effort, and coach recommendation. The focus for this training group is on speed, endurance and racing while continuing to hone their technical skills. Swimmers in this group will have demonstrated a higher level commitment to swimming as their primary extra-curricular activity. Year-round training and consistent attendance are required. Practices are offered 6x/week and include dryland conditioning and nutritional education. Swimmers are expected to attend 4-5 practices per week. All swimmers are USA Swimming registered athletes. The age range for this team is 11-12 years old.
Equipment needed: Required - Long blade fins, water bottle (no glass), short kick board, pull buoy, training suits, goggles, cap dryland clothing running shoes, and mesh bag. Riptide Team Gear. (Riptide suit, Riptide cap and Riptide team t-shirt)
Bluewater Aquatic Center - 5885 149th St. West Suite 104 Apple Valley, MN 55024 952-953-2922