The Bolger Center Programs

Advanced Seniors (ADV SR - BO)

Coach: Tony Murray - murells@hotmail.com
Ages: 14-18 -
 Coach's Invitation Required

Cost: $3600 does not include meet fees - 6x Practices a Week

Group Requirements: 
-must be in high school
-must maintain 5x practices a week throughout the entire year
-must have two Junior Champ qualifying times

The Advanced Senior Group is for high school swimmers, ages 14 & over, who have made a serious commitment to swimming. Emphasis is on stroke mechanics, conditioning, and goal setting. Athletes are required to participate in meets which lead to the National level. Swimmers will be re-evaluated at various times of the season to assure they are maintaining the standards of the group.  All invited to this group will be required to sign a Swimmer / Parent agreement understanding the requirements for this group and future groups.

An introductory packet will be sent out prior to the start of the season with information about the group, coaches, meet schedule, season run-down and what gear will be needed.

Fall / Winter / Spring
Monday: 4:00pm - 5:30pm @ Bolger
Tuesday: 5:00am - 6:30am @ Stone Ridge
Wednesday: 4:00pm - 5:30pm @ Bolger
Thursday: Fall & Spring 5:00am - 6:30am / Winter 
4:45am - 6:15am @ Stone Ridge 
Friday: 4:00pm - 6:00pm @ Bolger 
Saturday: 6:30am - 9:00am @ Stone Ridge

Summer
Monday: 5:45am - 7:15am at Stone Ridge
Tuesday: 
5:45am - 7:15am at Stone Ridge
Wednesday: 5:45am - 7:15am at Stone Ridge
Thursday: 5:45am - 7:15am at Stone Ridge
Friday: 5:45am - 7:15am at Stone Ridge

Schedule subject to change.  Please note between Memorial Day and Montgomery County Public School's release will be a different schedule.


High School Prep (HSP)

Coach: Heather Purk - hkpurk@gmail.com
Ages: 13+ - Tryout Required

Cost: $1500 does not include meet fees - 3x Practices a week offered from September to July

The High School Prep group is designed for multi-sport athletes, who wish to continue swimming throughout the course of the year.  The program offers advanced stroke technique, interval training, aerobic conditioning and race strategy.  The HS prep group will practice from September to May leading into Memorial Day Weekend.  All invited to this group will be required to sign a Swimmer / Parent agreement understanding the requirements for this group and future groups.

An introductory packet will be sent out prior to the start of the season with information about the group, coaches, meet schedule, season run-down and what gear will be needed.

Fall / Winter / Spring
Tuesday: 4:00pm - 5:30pm at Bolger
Thursday: 4:00pm - 5:30pm at Bolger
Friday: 6:00pm - 7:30pm at Bolger

Schedule subject to change.  


Junior Training Group (JR - BO)

Coach: Kevin Wagman - kwagman2@gmail.com and Austin Cole - austin.r.cole@gmail.com
Ages: 11-14 - Coach's Invitation Required

Cost: $2800 does not include meet fees - 5x Practices a week offered from September to July

Group Requirements:
-must maintain 4x practices a week throughout the entire year
-must complete an IMX score each year at 11-14

The Junior Training Group is for swimmers, ages 11-14, who plan to compete on a regular basis while maintaining a steady practice schedule.  The program has an emphasis on advanced stroke technique, interval training, aerobic conditioning and goal setting.  Swimmers are expected to compete in every meet possible.  The JR group must maintain their IMX score for their age group 11-12s: 500 FR, 100 BK, 100 BR, 100 FL and 200 IM and 13-14s: 500 FR, 200 BK, 200 BR, 200 FL, 200 IM and 400 IM.  Swimmers will be re-evaluated at various times of the season to assure they are maintaining the standards of the group.  All invited to this group will be required to sign a Swimmer / Parent agreement understanding the requirements for this group and future groups.

An introductory packet will be sent out prior to the start of the season with information about the group, coaches, meet schedule, season run-down and what gear will be needed.

Fall / Winter / Spring
Sunday: 6:30pm - 8:00pm @ Stone Ridge
Monday: 6:30pm - 7:45pm @ Bolger
​Tuesday: 6:30pm - 7:45pm @ Bolger
Wednesday: 6:30pm - 7:45pm @ Bolger
Thursday: 6:30pm - 7:45pm @ Bolger

Summer
Monday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook
Tuesday: 
7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook
Wednesday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook
Thursday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook
Friday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook

Schedule subject to change.  Please note between Memorial Day and Montgomery County Public School's release will be a different schedule.


Age Group 2 (AG2 - BO)

Coach: Tony Murray - murells@hotmail.com and Austin Cole - austin.r.cole@gmail.com
Ages: 9-10 - Tryout Required

Cost: $2600 does not include meet fees - 4x Practices a week offered from September to July

Group Requirements:
-must maintain 3x a week throughout the entire year
-must complete an IMX score at 10

The Age Group 2 group is designed to take 9-10s to the next level of commitment and competition.  The program will include stroke instruction, skill development, race strategy and goal-setting.  Swimmers are expected to compete in every meet possible.  The AG2 group will learn how to swim & compete in all five IMX (IM Xtreme) events: 200 IM, 100 BK, 100 BR, 100 FL and 200 IM.  All invited to this group will be required to sign a Swimmer / Parent agreement understanding the requirements for this group and future groups.

An introductory packet will be sent out prior to the start of the season with information about the group, coaches, meet schedule, season run-down and what gear will be needed.

Fall / Winter / Spring
Sunday: 5:00pm - 6:30pm @ Stone Ridge
Monday: 5:30pm - 6:30pm @ Bolger

Wednesday: 5:30pm - 6:30pm @ Bolger
Friday: 7:00pm - 8:00pm @ Stone Ridge

Summer
Monday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook
Wednesday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook
Thursday: 7:00am - 8:00am at Twinbrook

Schedule subject to change.  Please note between Memorial Day and Montgomery County Public School's release will be a different schedule.


Age Group 1 (AG1 - BO)

Coach: Nicole Marders - nicolemarders@yahoo.com and Kevin Wagman - kwagman2@gmail.com
Ages: 6-8 - Tryout Required

Cost: $1400 does not include meet fees - 3x practices a week offered from September to May

Group Requirements:
-must maintain 2x practices a week throughout the entire year

The Age Group 1 group is designed to teach younger swimmers all four strokes, starts, turns, finishes, advanced skills and basic race strategy.  Swimmers are expected to compete in every meet possible.  The AG1 group will learn how to swim & compete in all five IMR (IM Ready) events: 100 FR, 50 BK, 50 BR, 50 FL and 100 IM.  The AG1 group will practice until the week prior to Memorial Day weekend.  All invited to this group will be required to sign a Swimmer / Parent agreement understanding the requirements for this group and future groups.

An introductory packet will be sent out prior to the start of the season with information about the group, coaches, meet schedule, season run-down and what gear will be needed.

Fall / Winter / Spring
Tuesday: 5:30pm - 6:30pm @ Bolger
Thursday: 5:30pm - 6:30pm @ Bolger

Friday: 7:00pm - 8:00pm @ Stone Ridge

Schedule subject to change.