Jokers - 8&Unders

 

The Jokers practice group will orient the swimmer to the world of competitive swimming. The swimmers will be introduced to and receive instruction in the fundamentals of the four competitive strokes, along with a basic introduction to starts and turns. 

Practice yardage is generally 1,000-1,500 yards. 

Swimmers are encouraged to attend practice 2-3 times/week and must swim one meet/month.
Swimmers must be at least 6 years old to enter this group and be able to swim freestyle with rhythmic breathing as well as backstroke and have a basic knowledge of breaststroke and butterfly. These are the minimum requirements. Tryout required to enter this group.