Description: Age Group transitions swimmers from introductory competitive swimmers to more experienced competitive swimmers. Age Group swimmers are typically 8-12 years old with a good understanding of all four competitive strokes. Age Group swimmers practice 3 times per week for 1 and 1/2 hours.
Short Course (September through May) -- Age Group practices 3 days per week at the Blue Springs YMCA from 6:00-7:30 PM.
Long Course (June through July/early August) -- Monday, Wednesday, 6:00-7:30 PM at the Blue Springs YMCA and Wednesday, Friday 6:45-8:15 AM at Blue Springs School District Aquatic Center (formerly Centennial Pool/The Blue).
Equipment: water bottle, cap, goggles, practice suit, fins, kick board, Speedo pull buoy, Speedo paddles. Team suit, t-shirts and cap are required for competition.