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2019-20 Programs
 
2019-2020 Team Information
 
Thank you for your interest in the Colorado Springs Swim Team (CSST). We are proud of our nationally recognized program that has been Colorado Springs’ premier swimming team since 1973. During this time, we have produced hundreds of Colorado state champions, USA national champions, Olympians and most importantly a home to thousands of kids in Colorado Springs.
 
 
Pre-Competitive Swim Lesson
The CSST Swim Lesson program is for swimmers 5 year or older that are looking to build on their pre-existing skill sets to prepare for joining a competitive swim team. Emphasis is on continued development of basic water safety and stroke technique in a small group setting. As swimmers progress within the pre-competitive swim lesson program, swimmers will have the option to transition into our Silver program. Each 30 minute lesson is limited to four swimmers.
 
Location:
Coronado HS (T/TH):               Tuesday & Thursday          6:30-7:00 PM     Start: Oct. 1
                                                 Tuesday & Thursday          7:00-7:30 PM     Start: Oct. 1
Lessons are subject to cancellation dependent upon facility calendars (holidays, high school swimming meets, weather, etc.)   
Pricing:                                    $85.00/month
Age requirement:                    At least 5 years old
Swimming requirement:         Able to float on front/back, kick with a board, and demonstrate ability to front crawl.
 
For further information and/or registration, please contact Head Age Group Coach Meghan Harder at harder.meghan@gmail.com
 
Silver Team
The CSST Silver Team is for swimmers 6-14 years old that are new to competitive swimming. Emphasis is on developing stroke technique and proper starts and turns. Various meets are offered to help introduce Silver members to competition.
 
Locations:
Colorado College (M)/Coronado HS (T/Th)   Monday, Tuesday, Thursday              6:30-7:30 PM     Start Sept 3rd          
Woodmen Hills Rec Center:                           Monday, Tuesday, Thursday             5:45-6:45 PM     Start Sept 3rd
                                                                                      Practices at all locations are subject to change dependent upon facility                                                                                      calendars (holidays, high school swimming meets, etc.,)         
Pricing:                                     $85.00/month
Annual Registration:               $75.00/swimmer. Fee includes USA Flex Membership, plus team shirt and cap.
Fundraising:                            No fundraising obligation for Silver swimmers.
Age requirement:                    At least 5 years old.
Swimming requirement:         Able to swim 25 yards of freestyle or backstroke.
 
Silver Competitive Only Team
The CSST Silver Competitive Only Team is for swimmers who are part of non-USA registered clubs through the YMCA or Peterson Air Force Base that allow a swimmer to compete as part of CSST while training with their respective location. Various meets are offered to help introduce Silver members to competition. Registering for this group means all meet fees will be paid through your CSST account.
 
Locations:                                YMCA or PAFB. These groups/locations are not run by CSST.
Pricing:                                     Fee paid to your specific training program, not CSST.
Annual Registration:               $75.00/swimmer. Fee includes USA Flex Membership, plus team shirt and cap.
Fundraising:                            No fundraising obligation for Silver swimmers.
Age requirement:                    At least 6 years old.
 
Gold Team
The CSST Gold Team is for swimmers 8-14 years old and competent in all four competitive strokes. Emphasis is placed on developing stroke technique and proper starts and turns. Swimmers are encouraged to swim in at least three practices per week and compete in meets at the appropriate level.
 
Location:                                  Colorado College & the Olympic Training Center; Woodmen Hills.     
Practice schedule:                  Monthly schedule is emailed out and is also available on CSST website.
Season Starts:                         Tuesday, Sept. 3rd
Pricing:                                     $135.00/month; Woodmen Hills: $130.00/month
 Registration Fee:                    $100/ 1st swimmer; $50.00/each for 2nd & 3rd swimmers. Includes a team shirt.
Fundraising:                             $400 for 1-2 Gold or Senior swimmers. $500 for 3+ gold or Senor swimmers.
Age requirement:                    At least 8 years old.
Swimming requirement:         Able to swim all 4 competitive strokes and a 90 minute practice.
 
Senior Team
The CSST Senior Team age requirement is at least 13 years old or 12 years old turning 13 during either the short course season (September-March) or long course season (April-July).  Swimmers must also be able to complete a 2-2 ½ hour workout. 
 
Location:                                  Colorado College & the Olympic Training Center; Woodmen Hills.
Practice schedule:                  Monthly schedule is emailed out and is also available on CSST website.
Season Starts:                         Tuesday, Sept. 3rd
Pricing:                                     $165.00/month; Woodmen Hills is $130.00/month.
Annual Registration Fee:       $100/ 1st swimmer; $50.00/each for 2nd & 3rd swimmers. Includes a team shirt.
Fundraising:                            $400 for 1-2 Gold or Senior swimmers. $500 for 3+ gold or Senor swimmers.
Age requirement:                    At least 13 years old.                                             
Swimming requirement:         Competency in all four competitive strokes and able to swim a 2-2 ½ hour practice.
 
Masters Team
The Masters Team provides structured workouts and clinics for adults 18 and over. This program is open to swimmers and triathletes who are dedicated to improving their fitness and stroke techniques, or training for specific goals
 
Location:                                  Colorado College.
Practice schedule:                  M/W/F @ 5:30-7:00 AM, Saturday @ 6:30-8:00 AM
Season Starts:                         Runs year round - start any time!
Pricing:                                     $55.00/month.
Annual Registration Fee:        None
Fundraising:                             None
Swimming requirement:          Masters takes a wide range of ability. Come in for a free tryout to find your best fit!

 

For more information about CSST contact Coach Luke at info@csstswimming.com or 262-488-7276.

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