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Winter Season Registration is Open!!

  • Season Starts September 9, 2019
  • Season Ends February 16, 2020

SCBD has a Great season planned for this winter season 2019-20. Practices will be Monday – Thursday. Check the calendar on our website for times. www.starkecountybluedolphins.org

Price for the whole season is $420.00
  • This is for everything this year = SCBD Fee + USA fee + IN fee + NWISC fee.
  • This price does not include meet fees.

SCBD is adding a new restriction this year. “All new swimmer to SCBD will have to be able to swim 25 Yards (one length of the pool) without stopping.
Or
Participate in the Knox High School Learn to Swim program and pass a swim test on the final day. (There will be 2 sessions of swim lessons. September 9–12 and 16-19.) For more info on the Swim Lessons please contact: Jacqueline Zaiko @ jzaiko@knox.k12.in.us

Practices for winter season will be Monday – Thursday 5:15 – 6:45pm.

We will try to have at least 2 meets per month. With a few dual / tri way meets and a few Inter- squad meets.

All swimmer will practice at the same time. As we try and build a better team atmosphere for your swimmers. (Swimmers will be split into lanes with swimmers of their like abilities.)

Register online @ our website www.starkecountybluedolphins.org and just click on the register now button on the top left corner of the page.

Any other Questions feel free to Email Kiersten Byerman or call / text 219-246-7864

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Practice for summer season

Posted by Starke County Blue Dolphins at Apr 26, 2019 8:30AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

First practice is Monday. Entry will be Monday-Thursday 5-5:45 except Tuesday it will be 3-3:45. Age group will be 5:45-7 except Tuesday it will be 3:45-5. See everyone Monday. Registration is still open!

*Summer Season Registration Now Open Online!
1st practice is on April 29th and the season will go through July 14th.
(Divisional and State Qualifiers will swim longer.)

If you have Questions please feel free to contact :
Head Coach
Kiersten Byerman
kbyerman@iu.edu
or
(219)246-7864

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2 Week Trail

Posted by Starke County Blue Dolphins at Aug 17, 2018 5:27AM PDT ( 0 Comments )

We do offer a 2 week trial!
You will register like normal and with in the first 2 weeks
If your simmer decides they don’t want to continue the swim team.
SCBD will refund all your money

Winter Season Registration is Open!!

  • Season Starts September 4, 2018
  • Season Ends February 19, 2019

SCBD has a Great season planned for this winter season 2018-19. Practices will be Monday – Thursday. Check the calendar on our website for times. www.starkecountybluedolphins.org

Our team will be offering our 4 swim groups again this year.

  • Entry – (average age group 5-8 yo)
    This is a developmental group introducing and focusing on stroke, start, turn techniques and aerobic development. Entry swimmers practice three times a week. Practices in this group use drills and a variety of equipment to improve stroke technique and self-awareness of core posture and balance, while keeping it fun and interesting. As swimmers improve they are encouraged to attend team meets. Swimmers are taught rules and terminology of competitive swimming.
  • Novice – ​(average age group 7-11 yo)
    Swimmers in this group will continue to focus on all strokes, start and turn techniques with an increase in self-management and independence. Novice athletes practice three days of the week. Drills and a variety of equipment will be used to comprise the practice of technique development, progressive aerobic development and improved balance and coordination. Swimmers will be encouraged to attend team meets monthly. Rules and terminology of competitive swimming are taught and competition skills are introduced.
  • Age Group – (average age group 10-14 yo)
    Athletes have a strong foundation in all four strokes and demonstrate self-management and independence. Age Group practices four to five days per week with a focus on maintaining good technique on low intensity intervals for all strokes and all events. Drills and various equipment will be used to maintain and refine stroke technique, balance and core posture, while increasing aerobic endurance. Age Group swimmers are encouraged to participate in other activities while understanding that the competitive swimmer should have an increase in attendance expectations. Rules, terminology and competition skills are learned.
  • Senior – (average age group 13-18 yo)
    Athletes in this group will maintain and refine stroke, start and turn technique over increased distances. Senior practice four times per week. Athletes in this group are showing a high level of swimming technique and work-out ability with attention to detail. They are expected to be mature, committed, responsible and dependable. A greater focus will be on aerobic endurance with increased yardage, anaerobic work and speed, and training for specific stroke and distance. Swimmers are encouraged to attend all team meets. Rules and terminology of competitive swimming are taught and race strategy skills and goal setting are utilized.

All ages that are posted are average and swimmer will be moved around in groups.
New swimmers register in the age group listed.

Price for the whole season is $359.00

  • This is our teams fee + USA fee + IN fee + NWISC fee.
  • This price does not include meet fees.

Register online @ our website www.starkecountybluedolphins.org and just click on the register now button on the top left corner of the page.

Any other Questions feel free to Email Stephen Miller or call / text 574-806-4093