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WANT TO JOIN SHOCKWAVE?  

 ALL INTERESTED NEW PARTICIPANTS MUST COMPLETE A SWIM EVALUATION PRIOR TO REGISTERING ONLINE. Please read all the information below regarding how to join. 

TRYOUTS FOR THE 2019 - 2020 SHOCKWAVE SEASON

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 by  regarding the 2019 - 2020 season.  Click on the JOIN TEAM tab for all information. 

TRYOUTS AND GENERAL INFORMATION 2019 - 2020 SWIM SEASON

All potential new members must complete a swimmer evaluation. (see requirements below). To schedule a swimmer evaluation, please contact Coach Barbara Aguirre at aguirre.barbara@gmail.com.

  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 be given a registration packet with instructions on how to proceed with the online portion of our registration.

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

 

Shockwave Monthly Group Fees: 

 

    SENIOR            $110.00/month

 

    PLATINUM        $100.00/month

 

    GOLD                $90.00/month

 

    SILVER             $85.00/month

 

    BRONZE           $85.00/month

 

    SHOCKER        $50.00/month

 

 

One time registration fees required for new and returning members are $55.00 Annual registration fee and $82.00 Annual USA Membership fee.  These are taken out when registering online along with the corresponding practice group fee. 

 
 

Shockwave Training Group & Practice Schedule: 

SENIOR:  Monday through Friday 3:15 - 4:30 pm

PLATINUM:  Monday through Thursday 3:30 - 5:00 pm & Friday 3:30 - 4:30 pm

GOLD:  Monday through Friday 3:30 - 4:30 pm

SILVER:  Monday through Thursday 4:30 - 5:15 pm

BRONZE:  Monday through Thursday 4:30 - 5:15 pm

SHOCKER:  Monday & Wednesday 4:30 - 5:15 pm

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT TRAINING GROUPS:

SHOCKER ($50/month)

  • Practices Monday  &  Wednesday from 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
  • This is an entry level group for ages 5 - 10. Must be able to swim freestyle 25 yards unassisted with face in the water.  Must be able to swim backstroke 25 yards unassisted with continuous movement on the back. Development of the four competitive swim strokes. The recommended number of practices for this group is 2  practices per week. Participation in swim meets is per a coach’s recommendation. 

 BRONZE ($85/month)

  • Practices Monday through Thursday  from 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
  • This is an entry level group for ages 10 and under.  Must be able to swim 25 yards unassisted with face in the water.  Must be able to swim backstroke 25 yards unassisted with continuous movement on the back.  Development of the four competitive swim strokes. The recommended number of practices for this group is 2-3 practices per week. Participation in swim meets per a coach’s recommendation.

SILVER ($85/month)

  • Practices Monday through Thursday 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
  • This is an advanced beginner to intermediate group for ages 11 & over. Emphasis is on further development of the four competitive swim strokes, starts and turns and the fundamentals of training.  The required  number of practices for this group is a minimum of 2 practices per week.  Participation in swim meets is strongly suggested per a coach’s recommendation.

GOLD ($90/month)

  • Practices  Monday through Friday 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • This group continues to refine the four competitive strokes, starts and turns as well as intensify their training.  The required number of practices for this group is a minimum of 3 practices per week.  Participation in swim meets is strongly suggested per a coach’s recommendation. 

PLATINUM ($100/month)

  • Practices Monday through Thursday 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm & Friday 3:30 pm— 4:30 pm
  • Practices for this group intensify at this level with continued emphasis on the four competitive strokes and other necessary competition techniques.The required number of practices for this group is a minimum of 4 practices per week. Participation in swim meets is mandatory.

 

SENIOR ($110/month)

  • Practices Monday - Friday 3:15pm - 4:30pm with additional mandatory practices as scheduled by the Head Coach. 
  • This is the top age group program.  Training emphasizes precise attention to the four competitive swim strokes and all necessary competition techniques.  Swimmers in this group will also engage in necessary strength training.  The recommended number of practices for this group is 5-8 times per week.  Participation in swim meets is mandatory.