Taos Swim Club Inc.
Bronze Team: is designed for the club’s beginning level age group swimmers age 10 and under who wish to make more of a commitment to the sport of swimming. Practices are designed to be fun while teaching the fundamentals of competitive swimming, including all four competitive strokes, streamlining, racing starts and turns. Coaches will instruct proper workout habits and behavior along with lane etiquette. Practices are not mandatory, but are highly encouraged. Participation in swim meets is also encouraged ($50 monthly).
· M-W-F From 4:15pm – 5pm
Silver Team: is the club’s intermediate level age group designed for swimmers age 10 and up. Emphasis is upon stroke and competitive skill development. Endurance training is also increased. Mastery of practice procedures and racing skills are also emphasized in order to prepare athletes for continued development. Regular practice and meet attendance are highly encouraged and important for continued improvement and growth in the sport. It is expected that the swimmer attend 3-5 practices a week($60 monthly).
· M-W-F From 5pm-6pm and T-THU 4pm-5pm
Gold Team: is composed of the club’s most advanced and accomplished age group swimmers. Swimmers in this group strive to advance to the Senior Gold. Practices emphasize stroke and competitive skill development to a very advanced level. A high priority is also placed upon the knowledge and physiological needs of the young developing athlete. A dry-land conditioning program is a part of practice to promote core strength and athleticism. These swimmers carry out a regular schedule of state level meets. It is strongly recommended that swimmers attend all regular practices offered to best achieve their desired goals in the sport of swimming($70 monthly).
· M-W-F From 6pm-7:30pm and T-THU From 5pm-7pm
· Saturday From 8am-10am
Senior Gold Team: is designed to prepare older athletes with a sincere dedication to the sport. Skill development will continue to be refined with an increased emphasis on challenging aerobic and anaerobic training. This group is for the serious and committed swimmer who demonstrates that they are ready for elite level training. A demanding dry-land conditioning program is an integral part of practice. Practice and meet attendance is required for athletes training in this group($80 monthly).
· Morning Practices M-W-F From 5:30am-7am
· Afternoon Practices M-W-F From 6pm-7:30pm and T-THU From 5pm-7pm
· Saturday From 8am-10am