This group is for the high-school aged (Senior) or younger regional/national level swimmers who can handle the more intense pool and dryland work and practice schedule. More travel is offered. 80% practice attendance is required, if attendance is not met the swimmer is moved down to Senior 2 until attendance standard is met.
Swimmer must have achieved 2 secondary state cut qualifying times, none of which may be the 50 free OR 1 Automatic State Qualifying Time Standard. Group promotions can also be based on coachability, attitude, performance, and discretion of the coaching staff.
-Bag to hold the gear (large mesh bag)
-Snorkel - Finis Swimmers Swim Snorkel
-Pull Buoy (any)
-Small Training Paddles - Speedo Nemesis Contour Paddles - (no large / flat paddles!)
-Fins: Speedo Short Blade Training Swim Fins OR TYR CrossBlade 2.0 (no full-size fins!)
-Parachute Sporti or Finis
-Optional: noseclip (for backstrokers)