- Swimmers must be at least five years of age by May 1st
- should be able to swim 25 meters of a recognizable stroke unassisted (Example: Front crawl or backstroke)
- be able to receive instruction from a coach within a group setting and behave accordingly
Acceptance into the program is at the discretion of the coaching staff
Swimmers are placed in groups based on their age and ability and at the discretion of the coaching staff. There are five pods (orcas swim in pods); Junior Developmental Pod, Junior Pod, Senior Development Pod, Senior Competitive Pod, and Masters. At the beginning of summer and during the season, coaches may request moving a swimmer to provide a positive experience and the best training for individual swimmers. They will discuss this with parents as needed.
Please note that placement of swimmers in groups is at discretion of the coaching staff.
Summer Swimming is finished for another year.