Haddontowne Tiger Sharks

Group Descriptions

8 & under Training Squad

Age group swimmers that have developed basic skill to complete a lap of all four strokes, and the ability to dive.

9 & 10 Year olds

Age group swimmers that have developed technical skills for all four strokes, ability to dive, underwater progression to surface for all four strokes, and do a forward freestyle turn for 2 laps / 50 meters of freestyle.

11 & 12 Year olds

Age group swimmers that have developed legal technical skills necessary to complete a 100 Individual medley of all 4 strokes, 50 meters of all four strokes, ability to dive, the underwater progression to surface for all four strokes, a forward freestyle turn, a backstroke roll over turn, open turns for butterfly & breastroke, and the ability to begin understanding of endurance training.

13 & 14 Year olds

Age group swimmers that have developed the legal technical skills necessary to complete a 100 Individual medley of all 4 strokes, 100 meters of freestyle, ability to dive, the underwater progression to surface for all four strokes, legal turns for all four strokes, and ability to complete endurance training.

15 to 18 Year olds

Age group swimmers that have developed legal technical skills necessary to complete the Individual Medley of varying distance (100m for Girls/200m for Boys), 100 meters of freestyle, 100 meters of backstroke & breastroke for boys, 50 meters of backstroke & breast for girls, 50 meters of butterfly for boys, ability to dive, legal turns for all four strokes, and the ability to complete advanced endurance training.