PRE-COMPETITIVE
Minimum Age:  5
Purpose:  “Learn the Basics” - The Pre-Competitive program (Pre-Comp) is designed to act as a bridge between swim lessons and our competitive swim team. In Pre-Comp, swimmers will work to hone the skills they’ve already developed in Freestyle, Backstroke and Breaststroke, focusing their efforts on the foundational skills of each. Additionally, swimmers will begin to learn butterfly so they are ready for the team and have the necessary skill set for novice competitions.
Focuses: Learn the fundamentals of swimming; Prepare kids for the swim team.
 
COST:     $120 per month         ($1470 annually w/registration fees)
 
 
 
 
 

THE RIO GROUP

Minimum Age:  7

Purpose:  “Learn to Love” - Our aim in the Rio Group is to teach young athletes who are entering the sport of competitive swimming a solid set of fundamental skills while they fall in love with being in the water. HRZN athletes are introduced to our core values while they explore how determination, accountability, and unity can help them develop a long-term relationship with the sport. Swimmers in the Rio Group are introduced to competition when the time is right. Many will be asked to start with Novice level competitions before entering into USA Swim Meets.

Focuses:  Foundational skills of swimming; Learning to love the sport.

 

COST:     $140 per month         ($1780 annually w/registration fees)

 

 

 

 

THE ATHENS GROUP

Minimum Age:  9

Purpose:  “Learn to Train” - In the Athens Group, swimmers will build upon their fundamental skills and work toward cementing those skills in basic “sets” and workouts. This will teach the swimmers to forge good habits under duress which will help them learn how to perform at swim meets. Athens Group swimmers are expected to compete at every opportunity and are offered swim meets both locally and regionally through USA Swimming. We teach the athletes at this level about the importance of competing as a tool for learning as well as a test of skill and strength.

Focuses:  Foundational skills of swimming; Athletic and character development; Competition.

 

COST:     $150 per month         ($1900 annually w/registration fees)

 

 

 

 

THE BEIJING GROUP

Minimum Age:  11

Purpose:  “Train to Compete” - Swimmers in the Beijing Group will continue their skill development and habit building for the purpose of growing as a competitor. They will begin to learn and build race strategies, utilizing the conditioning and skill work they’ve gained from consistent training. Swimmers in Beijing are expected to be at every meet and serve as positive role models for the younger swimmers on the team. As swimmers grow older on the team, they play a much more important role in helping to shape the quality of our overall culture.

Focuses:  Dynamic, intensity-based training; Competitive Development; Becoming Role Models.

 

COST:     $160 per month         ($2020 annually w/registration fees)

 

 

 

 

THE SENIOR GROUP

Minimum Age:  13

Purpose:  “Train to Excel” - After academics, swimming is expected to be the top priority of our Senior Group athletes. Swimmers are expected to swim at every workout and attend every competition, where they will develop their skills and conditioning into high performance results. Swimmers will use the personal life skills they develop through the discipline of their swimming to help influence every aspect of their lives as they move toward becoming young adults.

Focuses:  Mastery of racing skills and strategy; Championship level swimming; Performance prep.

 

COST:     $180 per month         ($2260 annually w/registration fees)