Novice Program —$1800
A program for swimmers at least 11 years of age (as at Dec. 31, 2020) wishing to develop their artistic swimming skills and to test their skills by competing at meets. Swimmers will attend three meets during the season at which they will demonstrate their individual skills and perform their team routine. Their team routine will be performed also at the Splash Bash Swim Show. KTSC expects to register swimmers in the following meets:
Early Bird Skill Testing Event (East)—Tentatively Nov. 2, 2019 (Location TBD)
Trillium Novice Regionals--February 7-9, 2020—Nepean Sportsplex
Novice Provincial Championships— May 1-3, 2020—Nepean Sportsplex
Following an assessment in the first weeks of the program (see dates listed below), swimmers will be grouped into teams reflecting their ages, strengths, and skills.
3.5 hours of practice time in the pool each week in addition to 30 minutes of land training. Practices will be on Mondays and Fridays in the evening.
Swimmers in the Novice program will be in the pool for team selection on
September 6, 2019 5:30-7:30 pm and
September 8, 2019 5:00-6:00 pm.
Regular Practices (including land training sessions) begin September 16, 2019 and run until the Splash Bash Swim Show.
Registration for the Novice Program is on Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at 5:30-7:00 pm at the Trent Athletics Centre.
Novice swimmers will be expected to wear a red KTSC shirt (available for purchase for those swimmers requiring one) along with black athletic shorts, capris, or pants when representing our club at meets. Sizing for the KTSC shirts and additional clothing options will be presented at Registration.