Bronze Group

 Bronze Group

Group Description

The Bronze group is a more advanced introduction into the world of competitive swimming. An emphasis will be placed on developing a love for the sport of swimming in a fun and educational atmosphere. Developing skills in all four strokes and IM will be a primary focus. Stroke technique, kicking, starts and turns will be the Bronze groups seasonal development plan.

Age Range

7 - 10 years old

Group Requirements/Recommendations

- Swimmers in this group should have a working knowledge of all four competitive strokes

- Swimmers in this group are recommended to attend 2-3 practices a week

- Swimmers in this group are recommended to participate in meets throughout the season


The Bronze group will be offered at the Brooks Family YMCA.

Practices offered weekly

-3x       1-hour evening swim workouts

-1x       1 hour Saturday workout at Brooks YMCA

-4x       15-minute weekly dryland workouts

Season Length Options

-Short Course Only (September 16th-February 22nd)

-Session 1 Only (September 16th-December 14th)

-Session 2 Only (December 16th-February 22nd)

-Session 3 (Summer TBD)

Coaching Assignments

Leslie Wenert (Lead)