Our goal of the Bronze group is simple: to provide increased water-time as we expose young athletes to the basic fundamentals of competitive swimming. The group of the Makos swim team is comprised of swimmers who have graduated through the most advanced lessons of Imagine Swimming and would like to swim competitively.

Age: 8-11 years old

*always subject to the coaches’ discretion

Average Yardage: 1800-2400 yards per practice

* Must pass team try-out in September
* All four strokes must be technically sound according to legal stroke specifications with racing dive and flip turns
* Must commit to three workouts per week and racing in competitions
* Example sets: 5x100 Free on 2:00; 5x100 I.M. on 3:00; 8x50 Kick on 2:00

Attendance requirements

Must attend 3 practices/week (5x/week offered)
One swim meet every other month (approx.)
Participation in championship meets

Training schedule - Bronze

Practice Schedule

Monday 5-6 pm @ Gramercy

Tuesday 6:30-7:30 pm @ Bowling Green

Wednesday 6-7:30 pm @ Crown Heights 

Thursday  6:30-7:30 pm @ Bowling Green

Saturday 2:45-4 pm @ Upper East Side

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