Coach – Stephanie Quan
The Marlins group is for swimmers ages 7-12 who can swim efficient freestyle and backstroke, while also understanding the basics of a proper dive. The swimmers will work on developing proper stroke mechanics, pace clock reading, kicking efficiency, the basics of competitive swimming, and the fundamental aspects of The Process (Positive Attitude, Discipline, Commitment, Pride in Performance, Team). To be considered in the Marlins Group, the swimmer must be able to complete the following:
- Must be able to swim 25 yard freestyle breathing to the side and do a proper flip turn
- Must be able to swim 25 Backstroke and know stroke count from flags into the wall
- Must be between the ages of 7-12.
Practice Attendance: Minumum of 3 practices per week, though 4 is recommended.
Competition: 2 meets in the fall (Sept - Dec), 2 meets in the spring (Jan - April), 2 meets in the summer (May - July).
Finis Floating Fins
Speedo Junior Kickboard
Competition suit (Girls must have a one piece suit) Boys brief Boys Jammer
Practice suit (Boys Jammer) (Boys Brief) (Girls one piece option 1) (Girls one piece option 2)