Dolphins & BlueFins Swim Team

Information for the 2021 Bluefins Summer League Swim Team, Dolphins Fitness Swim, Splash Camps and AquaEdge Youth Swim Workshops will be available in October 2020.


Registrations will be available online using CampMinder starting in January, 2021.

Here are the Approximate Dates for 2021 (We will have definite dates in October):
Dolphins (Ages 7-15 ): January - March & July - December
BlueFins Pre- Season (Ages 5-14): April 12- May 7
BlueFins Summer League Swim Team (Ages 5-14): May 10 – June 30
AquaEdge Saturday Swim Clinics for kids (Ages 7-14): April – June 
Splash Camp 1-week Swim Workshops (Ages 7-14): July 5 - 30

 

Register through CampMinder here!

Below is a sampling of the modified programming that was available for BlueFins Development Clinics in 2020. 

BlueFins Stroke Development Clinics are technique oriented focusing on the most important aspects of fast efficient swimming to prepare for racing. All swimmers will develop and continue progressions and refinement of skills in the four strokes, starts and turns.

To participate, a swimmer must be able to:

  • Comfortably swim 25 yards without stopping or assistance.
  • Swim and listen to the coaches in The Sports Pool’s 800 F temperature.

 

          Clinics to be Offered                           Area of Focus

·      Week 1 (June 1st- 5th)                              Free/Back

·      Week 2  (June 8th- 12th)                           Breast/Fly

·      Week 3 (June 15th -19th)                          Starts & Turns

·      Week 4 (June 22nd - 26th)                        Learn to Race

  • Option 1 -  3 days a week: Monday & Wednesday & Friday
  • Option 2  - 2 days a week: Tuesday & Thursday

 

       Group                  Age                 Times                            Prices for 3/2 sessions         

·      Bronze A      Ages 7-8          11:30 am – 12:15 pm                     $95/$65            

·      BronzeB      Ages 7-8          12:30 am – 1:15 pm                        $95/$65

·      Silver            Ages 9-11         2:00 pm – 3:00 pm                          $105/$75

·      Gold            Ages 10-14          3:15pm - 4:30pm                           $120/$80

·      Blue (max 6)   Ages 5-6              4:40pm-5:10pm                          $75/$50

For Blue Group swimmer must be able to swim proficiently 25 yards minimum. If the child is unable to do so, they will be taken out of the clinics and you will have the options of private lessons. 

Summer 2020 Update: Group Lesson Information 

 


 


 
All regular season Swim Meets that fall on Tuesdays and Thursdays will start with warm-ups at 4:15 pm and the official meet at 5:00 pm. Swim meets will not be cancelled if there is bad weather until 4:00 pm. Please check the Aquatics hotline 713.685.6751 for updated information about the meet. Check houstonjustweather.com. for the most current weather conditions.

Dolphins Fitness Swim

Dolphins Fitness Swim Monthly is offered July through March.  Depending on your child's skill level and commitment ability, Dolphins offers a technique focused program, and endurance and race development program and a Saturday maintenance program.

Dolphins Fitness Swim develops a child's fitness foundation and endurance.  Swimmers will be challenged to race according to their skills ability.  The program will help refine swim skills, starts and turns in all four strokes, while teaching how to plan and pace for racing.  There are two options: 3 days a week or two days a week.  Meets Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.

Dolphins Saturdays Only is for kids ages 6-12 who only want to swim one day a week to maintain endurance while progressing/maintaining their competitive swim skills.  This program is great for kids who participate in several sports, or kids who are unable to attend classes on weekdays.  This class meets Saturdays from 10-11:15 am.

Dolphins Junior helps kids understand the fundamentals of each competitive stroke and starts.  It is designed for kids ages 6-10 who want to go on to Dolphins Fitness Swim when they master enough technique and skills. There are two options: 3 days a week or two days a week.  Meets Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

During the Fall and Winter, All members of the Dolphins programs will be invited to attend  several low-key swim meets to test their skills.  The meets are encouraged, but optional if a child does not feel comfortable competing.