Swim Groups

Our team has three different age levels: Our Development group is for our 10 and under swimmers. The Junior group is for swimmers 11-13. Our Senior group is 14 and up.

Practices are divided in three different levels per age group. Here are the requirements for each level:

*Level 1 There is no attendance requirement other than you MUST BE ON TIME!  Do not show up late unless your parent has it pre-approved by the coach. To move up to level 2, you must attend 90% of the practices in Level 1.

*Level 2 Attend at least 70% of all practices; 90% to move up to level 3. BE ON TIME! Do not show up late unless  pre-approved by the coach.

*Level 3 Must have at least one Oregon “A” time or two “B” times. Attend at least 80% of all practices, including Dryland. BE ON TIME! Do not show up late unless pre-approved by the coach.

Meets:  Attendance expectations-This is a competitive swim team.  We hope that every swimmer will attend the meets they qualify for!

*Level 1 is not required to attend any meets, but we do encourage them to attend.  

*Level 2 MUST attend 2 USA meets/year to attempt to earn a qualifying time for state, plus the two state meets, one feb/march and one in July.

*Level 3 MUST attend at least 8 USA meets/year to attempt to earn a qualifying time for state, plus the two state meets, one Feb/March and one in July.

Equipment:  Below is an equipment list for each of our groups. Most equipment is available for purchase at the front desk, ALL items should be labeled with the swimmers last name.

Level 1: Cap, goggles, fins, water bottle, kickboard, pull buoy

Level 2: Cap, goggles, fins, water bottle, kickboard, pull buoy, snorkel, parachute

Level 3: Cap, goggles, fins, water bottle, kickboard, pull buoy, snorkel, parachute, paddles(Jr/Sr only),

              Lane Gainor swim trainer (Jr/Sr only)

For any clarification or questions email us at headhunterswimcoach@gmail.com