Wahoos Competitive Swim Team
Competitive swimming can be excellent preparation for life in many respects. It teaches children to work hard, work intelligently and to persevere. It is an excellent sport for children of all ages.
We emphasize development in:
Technique: Learning great technique, efficiency and grace in the water.
Physical: Developing speed and endurance through training all four strokes in an Indiviual Medley and Endurance-based program.
Cognitive: Learning about swimming, the "whys" of training, diet, nutrition, and taking care of the body.
Psychological: Learning and practicing the attitudes of a champion, goal setting, and thriving in high pressure situations.
Sociological: Team building, building friendships with swimmers on other teams, and throughout the swimming community.
The winter season runs September - March. Long course is included at no additional charge with practices from April - July. Swim Team is for Full Members only. GMVY Wahoos is part of the Southwest Ohio Cluster League. Visit www.gmvywahoos.org for more information