PASA Redwood City Swim Team

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PASA Redwood City Swim Team Information

KSA’s Youth Swim TeamPerfect for swimmers who are ready learn the basics of competition and working out with peers

KSA’s PASA Redwood City Swim Team is a year-round USA Swimming club and a part of the Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (PASA) swim team. The team is perfect for swimmers who are ready learn the basics of competition and working out with peers, as well as those swimmers who are interested in bettering their times and competing at the highest level. The team participates in USA Swimming sanctioned events as well as PASA interclub activities. Several workout options are available throughout the week

2018 Registration: $175 (covers Sept 2018 to Sept 2019).  Junior group does not need to register unless attending a swim meet.  Registration sheets will be handed out at practice in February.  The registration fee is pro-rated for a late start in 2018.  The $125 covers USA Swimming registration (which will be needed to enter meets) and the PASA team fee .  You will obtain your USS card which will be need to enter meets, a PASA swim cap and t-shirt as well as free relay entries if your swimmer qualifies.

Tryouts: All new swimmers will have a try out.  J.V. and Varsity need to demonstrate 4 legal strokes as well as attend a practice to show endurance is adequate to meet the designs of the work outs.   Juniors need to be able to swim the full length of the pool backstroke and freestyle.

Practices: Practices and meets are not mandatory.  Obviously the more a swimmer comes to practice the quicker they will improve.  See below for more details.

Pricing:

 – Junior Group: $109/month (2 practices/week, 45 minute practices)

 – Junior Varsity Group: $119/month (5 practices/week, 60 minute practices)

 – Varsity Group: $139/month (5 practices/week, 75 minute practices)

Location:  Herkner Memorial Pool.  1315 Madison Ave. Redwood City, CA 94061

Groups, practice times, and cost: Please see below for more details.

Cancellation requirement: If you will be stopping team please email office@kingsswimacademy.com in writing by the 15th of the preceding month so you are not charged.

Contact:  Head Coach:  Craig Smith (craigswimersmith@gmail.com)  Administrative Assistant:  Joan Smith (joanalley@aol.com)

SWIM GROUPS

Juniors:Age: 9-13 novices; and all 8-under swimmers

Juniors:

Age: 9-13 novices; and all 8-under swimmers

Practice Frequency: 2 times per week, each practice is 45 minutes

Skill Requirements: Subject to coaches evaluation.  Must be able to complete a 25yd. length of the pool, freestyle and backstroke

Cost:  $109/month (If a swimmer would like to add a 3rd practice it is at a reduced rate of an additional $10)

Other Requirements: Swim cap for girls.  Jammers for boys

Practice Schedule:

Days:

Mon

Tues

Thur

Fri

Sat

Current:

3:30-4:15pm, 5:30-6:15pm

3:30-4:15pm, 5:15-6:00pm

3:30-4:15pm, 5:30-6:15pm

3:30-4:15pm, 5:45-6:30pm

12:00-12:45pm

Please sign up on the 2 days you will be attending.

You may use the on line enrollment through our web site.  Size is limited so please attend on your registered day.

J.V.:Age: 9+ years old

J.V.

Age: 9+ years old

Practice Frequency: 5 times per week, each practice is 60 minutes

Skill Requirements: Subject to coaches evaluation.  Must be able to complete a 25yd. length of the pool for each stroke.  Each stroke must be race legal.

Cost:  $119/month + annual registration fees

Other Requirements: Must register with PASA (see registration details above).  Swim cap for girls.  Jammers for boys

Practice Schedule:

Mon/Tues/Thur/Fri

Sat

4:15-5:15pm

12:00-1:00pm

Varsity:Age: 11+

Varsity

Age: 11+ years old

Practice Frequency: 5 times per week, each practice is 75 minutes

Skill Requirements:  Subject to coach evaluation.  For advanced proficiency swimmers.

Cost:  $139/month + annual registration fees

Other Requirements: Must register with PASA (see registration details above).  Swim cap for girls.  Jammers for boys

Practice Schedule:

Days:

Mon/Tues/Thur/Fri

Sat

Current:

5:15-6:30pm

12:00-1:15pm

Meet & Practice Information

Tentative Meet Schedule:Dates & Locations

 Tentative Meet Schedule:

 

Month Day Information
September 28 Rinconada Candy Meet – ENTRIES DUE BY MONDAY, 9/24
October 6/7 DACA Age Group Meet – CLOSED
October 12 Candy Meet at Los Altos Golf and Country Club
October 26 Candy Meet at Los Altos Golf and Country Club
October 27/28 Burlingame (BAC) Age Group Meet
November 3/4 PASA Invitational
November 17/18 DACA Age Group Meet