Swim Groups

IF YOU ARE NEW TO THE TEAM THERE IS A TWO WEEK TRY OUT ANYTIME YOU WOULD LIKE TO GIVE THE PIRANHAS A TRY.

 

The PREBLE COUNTY PIRANHAS offer training and practice groups for swimmers of all ages and ability levels. It is the goal of the PIRANHAS to offer age specific training for all of our athletes geared towards challenging each individual and developing each individual to the best of THEIR abilities.  All groups will compete at the local level and if a swimmer qualifies they will have the opportunity to compete at the regional, state, and national levels.

Please call us at 937.472.2010 for more information, or Click Here to send us an email request for more information.

 

All groups will need to bring goggles and a snorkel for the upcoming season. The link below will show you the type of snorkels you will need. Make sure the snorkels in one that is in front not coming out of the side.

https://www.swimoutlet.com/p/finis-swimmers-swim-snorkel-1221/?color=10804

National  Group  3, 4, 5 (12-18 Year Old)

This program is for those swimmers whom are high school age and do not have a high school swim team to swim for and middle school aged who wants to train and compete at the upper level of swimming.  The emphasis of the training in this group is to work on finer points of the strokes and to learn to swim at high levels of endurance. You will be in the water for two hours a night so be ready to hit the water at 4:30. The numbers indicate the number of days you may sign up for, so you are able to join 3, 4 and 5 days a week. REMEMBER THE WATER BOTTLE. There will be dry land practice after swim, it will be for 1:15 hours in the weight room if your swimmer is 12 and older.

1. Practice Requirements:

a. Commitment

            b. Quality work habits and paying attention to detail

             c. Ability to handle and train at a high level of endurance and Ability to manage and train with a group and on your own alongside other personal responsibilities.

Gold   Group 3, 4, 5 (12  - 18 Year Old)

The emphasis of the training in this group is to promote high levels of endurance and strength. You will be in the water for one and half hours a night so be ready to hit the water at 5:00. REMEMBER THE WATER BOTTLE. The numbers indicate the number of days you may sign up for, so you are able to join 3, 4, or 5 days a week. There will be dry land practice after swim, it will be for 1:15 hour in the weight room on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

1. Practice Requirements:

             a. Dedication

             b. Quality work habits and paying attention to detail

              c. Ability to handle and train at a high level of endurance and Ability to manage and train with a group and on your own alongside other personal responsibilities

Silver Group  2, 3, 4 and 5 (age 6-12 Year Old)

This is meant for swimmers still learning some of their strokes and turns and wanting to build endurance. There will be a combination of skills in this group. You will be split up in lanes with swimmers with the same ability as you. You will need to report to practice 10 minutes before and be ready to hit the water at 4:30. The numbers indicate the number of days you may sign up for, so you are able to join 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 days a week.

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1. Practice Requirements:

          a. Dedication

          b. Willing to listen and do what the coaches ask of you

           c. Willing to ask question to understand the drills and the strokes you are learning that day