PreCompetitivePROGRAM

General and Registration Information

 

Our club is offering three pre-competitive groups: Mini Sharks, Sharks and SuperSharks. Only the first two groups are open for registration, the third one (SuperSharks) will have swimmers promoted from the Sharks group based on skills, age and willingness to continue swimming in the competitive program.

Each group runs for four (10 week) sessions over the course of the school year (September to June); parents can register swimmers in more than one session a week, if they so choose.

Session 1: September 12 to November 20 Registration OPEN
 
Session 2: November 21 to February 5  Registration NOT AVAILABLE YET
Session 3: February 6 to April 16 Registration NOT AVAILABLE YET
Session 4: April 17 to June 25 Registration NOT AVAILABLE YET

MiniSharks

  • Mini Sharks program is available to swimmers 7 years old and under, with Preschool level 5 completed (able to swim 5m free and 5m back). This program is a feeder for our Sharks program. The swimmers are taught competitive Freestyle and Backstroke. Space is limited.
  • Coach to swimmers ratio is maximum 1:3; swimming sessions are 30min each
  • Cost for 10 classes (one every week): $240 plus Swim Ontario registration fee of $52.55 (Swim Ontario fee is valid from September to August)
  • Mini Sharks schedule:
    Option 1:  Monday 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Option 2:  Saturday 8:00 am - 8:30 am
    Option 3:  Saturday 8:30 am - 9:00 am

Sharks

  • In our Sharks pre-competitive program, our goal is to provide the fundamentals of competitive swimming that will let the aspiring competitive swimmers learn how to control their body in the water. We then show them how to translate these skills into the four competitive strokes: butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke and freestyle. This program is for 8 yrs old and under swimmers, with Swimmer 4 level completed (able to swim 25m freestyle and 25m backstroke).
  • Coach to swimmers ratio is maximum 1:7; swimming sessions are 45min each
  • Cost for 10 classes (one every week): $360 plus Swim Ontario registration fee of $52.55 (Swim Ontario fee is valid from September to August)
  • Sharks schedule:
    Option 1:  Monday 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
    Option 2:  Monday 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
    Option 3:  Thursday 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
    Option 4:  Thursday 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
    Option 5:  Saturday 8:15 am - 9:00 am
    Option 6:  Saturday 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
    Option 7:  Saturday 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm

SuperSharks

  • This program has only the 9 and under swimmers promoted from the Sharks Group; parents cannot register swimmers directly into this group. Swimmers must be able to swim technically well frontstyle, backstroke and breaststroke in order to be selected in this group. At the end of each session, swimmers may be promoted to the first competitive group in RHAC, Development Group.
  • Coach to swimmers ratio is maximum 1:7; swimming sessions are 45min each
  • Cost for 10 classes (one every week): $360 plus Swim Ontario registration fee of $52.55 (Swim Ontario fee is valid from September to August)
  • Super Sharks schedule: to be determined


How to register:


1. Please fill out and submit the on-line Registration Form (click here)
2. Wait for an email confirmation from our Club, to ensure that we have a spot reserved for you
3. Once you receive the confirmation email, please follow the instructions and submit payment via electronic transfer within 48h. Your spot in the program is reserved during this time. Details about the electronic transfer will be sent via email. Please add the Swim Ontario fee to the total if this is the first time registering for the September 2022-August 2023 swimming season
2. Fill out all the agreements and consent forms sent via email by Swim Canada after September 6th (if this is the first time registering for the September 2022-August 2023 swimming season). If you register for subsequent swimming sessions in the same swimming season, you do not need to fill out the Swim Canada agreements again nor you need to pay the Swim Ontario fee again


Notes: 

1. You can only register for one session at a time
2. If you register more than one swimmer, you will need to register them separately
3. All fees are non refundable.
2. Swimmers should arrive in swimming attire, including goggles and be ready to swim at the start of the session, as they might not have access to a change room. Swimming caps and goggles are optional, but preferred.

 

See you on deck!