National Group

Coaches

Scott Goodrich
Head Coach/National Group Coach

Email Coach Scott
 

Bob Platt
National Group Coach &
Director of Operations

Email Coach Bob

 

 

About the Group


Requirements

Expectations/Required Skill

  • For swimmers 14 years old or older/entering Fall of 9th grade
     
  • Have achieved a Summer Sectional qualifying time
     
  • Able to complete the following test sets:  10x100 free on 1:10; 5x200IM on 2:40; & 1000 kick under 16:30
     
  • Follows SAC dryland training program
     
  • Committed to attending highest qualified championship meet for the season
     
  • Shows leadership skills in and out of the pool, great attitude, and elite level work ethic
     
  • Demonstrates proficiency in practice skills such as tight streamlines, able to complete 25s underwater with no breath, 7 dolphin kicks off walls for fly/back, and able to maintain breathing patterns for fly/free. 
     

 

Monthly Dues

$258.00 per month

 

 

 

 

 

Pool Reopening Schedule


Please refer to the "Practice Schedule" tab for the most current schedule.  
 

For information related to COVID procedures and guidelines, please refer to the "COVID Pool Reopening Resources" page on our website.

 


National Group Meets 

Short Course Season (September 2022 - March 2023)

  • SAC Swimtember Invite (Sept 23-25) -- Non HS Swimmers only
     
  • SAC Pumpkin Patch Splash (Oct 21-23) -- Non HS Swimmers only
     
  • Southern Sr Champs @ Houston, TX (Dec. 1-4) -- Qualifiers only
     
  • Speedo Junior Nationals @ Austin, TX (Dec. 7-10) -- Qualifiers only
     
  • SAC Winter Invite (Jan. 27-29)
     
  • AZ Swimming Senior State Championships @ MAC (March 2-5) -- Qualifiers only
     
  • Speedo Spring Sectional Championships @ Austin, TX (March 23-26) -- Qualifiers only

USADA: Athlete Guide to Anti-Doping


Swimmers who currently take a prescription medication should check the list of approved medications available on the USADA website, or contact the USADA Drug Reference Line at [email protected] or call 719-785-2000 (option 2).

If a swimmer is taking any medication found on the list of banned substances, they should register with USADA.

Additional resources are available on the USA Swimming website:  Anti-Doping