Depending on your swimmer's age as of June 1, 2020, he or she will be evaluated on the following dates upon the following criteria before being placed into the appropriate age-based practice group.  If any changes are made by the Coach to the practice time of your swimmer, it will be done with parent notification.   

Important Note: Swimmers will not be permitted to start practicing until he or she has completed an evaluation. Swimmers who miss the evaluation date must coordinate a makeup time with the Head Coach.

Evaluation Information

Monday, May 11th (Swimmers with a last name starting with A - K) 

 
 Age Group     Check In Time  Evaluation Time
  8-Under       4:45PM   5:00PM
  9 - 10      5:45PM   6:00PM
  11-over      6:45PM   7:00PM
       

Tuesday, May 12th (Swimmers with a last name starting with L-Z) 

 
 Age Group     Check In Time  Evaluation Time
  8-Under       4:45PM   5:00PM
  9 - 10      5:45PM   6:00PM
  11-over      6:45PM   7:00PM
       

 

The following requirements must be met before being placed on the team.  If the swimmer is not able to complete the following, he / she will be recommended to either participate in the Stingray Academy or private swim lessons.  Coaches will meet with parents the day of evaluations to discuss evaluations and recommend optimal placement.  

  • Freestyle Requirements​. Swimmers must be able to:
    • Swim one lap (25 yards) unassisted and without stopping,
    • Remain with shoulders horizontal in the water,
    • Perform rhythmic, lateral breathing,
    • Swim one lap (25 yards) under 40.00.
  • Backstroke Requirements: Swimmers must be able to:
    • Swim one lap (25 yards) unassisted and without stopping,
    • Remain with shoulders horizontal in the water,
    • Swim one lap (25 yards) under 42.00.