PREPARATORY PROGRAM FOR
CITY SWORDFISH SWIM TEAM
The Mighty Mite program is for children who can not swim the entire length of the pool on their front and back. This preparatory program is for future participation on the City Swordfish swim team.
Each level build on another, until the child can swim the length of the pool on their front and back qualifying for the City Swordfish swim team. The Mighty Mite program is for swimmers ages 4 – 8. Swimmers who are less than 4 or older than 8 must be pre-approved by the Head Coach, Andrea Ross.
Mighty Mites 1
For children 4 – 8 years of age who can not put their face in the water comfortably. Swimmers will learn to float on their front and back unassisted, torpedoes, streamline position, and drafting on their front and backs.
Mighty Mite 2
For children 4 – 8 years of age who have completed Mighty Mites 1. Instructors emphasize on developing strokes and swimming 5 – 10 yards on their front and back with rhythmic breathing.
Mighty Mite 3
For children 4 – 8 years of age who have completed Mighty Mites 2. Instructors emphasize developing freestyle and backstroke for 25 yards with rhythmic breathing in preparation for the City Swordfish swim team.