Practice Groups, Fees & Schedules

Winter Season Runs Through March 21 (Practice Schedule Posted Below)

The Lake Geneva YMCA Ducks Swim Team offers training and practice groups for swimmers of all ages and ability levels. Our goal is to offer age-specific training for all of our athletes geared towards challenging and developing each individual to be their personal best. 

Team Fees: See level info below for fee information. Note: September & March are partial months for our team, and you will only be charged for one month to cover those two partial months.

Please call Head Coach Glenn Biller at 262-248-6211 ext. 23 to schedule a team tryout, or Click Here to send us an email request for more information.

The next Team Placement Night is April 15 at 5 p.m.

A Parent Meeting will be held April 20 at 6pm in the multi-generational room. 

2020 Spring/Summer Season Runs April 21-July 17 | Spring Practice Schedule TBA


 

"SPOTTED DUCKS" PRACTICE GROUP: Entry-level swimmers

The desired objectives of this group are to teach the fundamentals and mechanics of each stroke. Swimmers entering the team must be able to swim at least two lengths of the pool freestyle (front crawl) and two lengths of the pool backstroke. A swimmer in this group should have some experience with breaststroke and butterfly, and he/she should be able to endure an hour-long practice. This group provides a fun atmosphere and introduces swimmers to competition when ready.

FALL/WINTER: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 5:00-6:00 p.m. 

Price: $246 Season Full Pay  |  Monthly: $41 first payment when you register Auto Payments on 1st of month: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb.



"LAKE DUCKS" PRACTICE GROUP: Generally Swimmers 7-13 years of age

The desired objectives of this group are to continue to refine stroke technique and build endurance in all four strokes, as well as compete regularly in meets. Swimmers in this group should be able to swim all 4 strokes; they will continue to learn new drills and further develop starts and turns. They will also learn how to use a pace clock and be introduced to goal setting and interval training to prepare them for the next level of training and competition.

FALL/WINTER:  Monday - Thurs: 5:00-6:00 p.m. 

Price: $390 Season Full Pay  |  Monthly: $65 first payment when you register Auto Payments on 1st of month: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb.


"WOOD DUCK" PRACTICE GROUP: Generally Swimmers 9-15 years of age

This group is for our experienced competitors who are ready for a more serious level of training and competition. The desired objectives of this group are to develop stroke mastery, further build endurance, and establish goals and training habits to be successful at end-of-season competitions and prepare to move to the next level of training and competition. Swimmers should be committed to attending at least four practices each week and regularly compete in scheduled meets throughout the season. Dry land training in this group is primarily focused on developing more strength, endurance, and flexibility to prepare swimmers for success and the next level. 

FALL/WINTER:  Monday-Friday: 6:00-7:30 p.m.  |  Dryland Training:  TBA 

Price: $522 Season Full Pay  |  Monthly: $87 first payment when you register Auto Payments on 1st of month: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb.

 


"MALLARD" PRACTICE GROUP: Generally Swimmers 13-18+ years of age

This group is for all swimmers near late middle school age and high school varsity-level swimmers who are ready and willing to train for elite level competitions. Swimmers in this group will continue dry land training for strength, injury prevention, and flexibility purposes. This group focuses on race preparation, goal setting, aerobic, anaerobic, and specific stroke training, race strategy, pace work, and continued technique and mechanics work on strokes, starts, and turns. Swimmers in this group should be committed to attending 2-hour practices daily and attending as many meets as possible throughout the season.

FALL/WINTER: Monday- Friday: 6:00-8:00 p.m.  (Fridays till 7:30 p.m.) |   Dryland Training TBA

Price: $660 Season Full Pay  |  Monthly: $110 first payment when you register Auto Payments on 1st of month: Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb.

  • HIGH SCHOOL BOYS (Mallards) SEASON: Sept. & Oct.  |  Price: $220 Full Pay  |  Monthly: $110 1st payment when you register Auto Payments on 1st of month: Oct.
  • HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS (Mallards) SEASON: Mid-Nov.-March  |  Price: $440 Full Pay  |  Monthly:  $110 1st payment when you register Auto Payments on 1st of month: Dec, Jan, Feb.

Master's Adult Swim Team: Ages 18+
This group is for anyone 18 years of age or older who would like to continue swimming with a team. Practices are 90 minutes long and are at a level that provides a good workout for those who would like to stay in shape, and it also helps provide training for those in Masters Swimming events, Triathlon events, and Open Water swims. This group is hardworking and practices are in a fun and welcoming atmosphere. CLICK FOR MORE INFO

Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00-7:30 a.m.   |   Sat:  7:00-8:30 a.m.

Price:  $300/year | $25/month for Y Members   |   $480/year  |  $40/month for Community Participants

*Summer Practice Schedule May Vary Slightly & Will Be Posted Here


*Financial assistance is available through generous donations made to the Geneva Lakes Family YMCA Annual Giving Campaign.

Click here for more information and contact Coach Biller at 262-238-6211, ext. 23, if you wish to apply.