Junior ELITE

Coach: Chris
Practice: 5:30-8:00 PM at Lynbrook, Mon – Fri; 9-11 AM at SSTA, Saturday

The final decision for group placement is at the discretion of the Head Age Group Coach after a tryout session.


Recommended age: 11-14 years old

Minimum Skill Requirements:

  • Junior Olympics qualifications in multiple events for 11-12 year olds, Pacific Swimming A time standards for 13-14 year olds

Goals

  • The goal of the Junior Elite Group is for swimmers to receive a solid technical foundation and successful competitive experience that will prepare them for Team Elite
  • Swimmers will target Sectional qualifications in multiple events, as well as selection to Zone Select Camps and All-­-Star teams

Attendance

  • Swimmers are expected to attend:
    • Minimum 85% (5 out of 6) practices a week
      • Swimmers are expected to attend Saturday Practice
      • All absences must be approved by the Head Coach in advance
    • Minimum 100% of meets (unless approved by the Head Coach in advance) including but not limited to:
      • Sectionals, Grand Prix, Far Westerns, Junior Olympics and Senior meets (Qualifiers)
      • Select C/B/A+ and travel meets