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January 23, 2022

CARA Swim Team: (6-18 yrs) W/S22

Parker Recreation Center • 17301 E. Lincoln Ave ParkerCO  80134 Organized by Parker Parks and Recreation
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The Colorado Association of Recreational Athletics (CARA) Swim Team is designed to be a program with a strong recreational format for the non-ranked, non-sanctioned participant. Swimmers participate in 2 practices per week. Swim meets dates are TBD.
Level of Instruction: Swimmers who are interested in participating in CARA Swim must be able to complete the following:
  • 25 Yards of front crawl and back crawl
  • Basic understanding of breast stroke and butterfly
Skill Assessment: January 23 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Parker Recreation Center. Practice times will be assigned at swim assessments, all registered participants must attend swim assessments. Only swimmers that are registered will be assessed.
Season Dates: February 7 - April 6 *No Practice March 14 & 16*
Practice Times: Swimmers will be assigned to different swim teams based on ability level after swim assessments are complete. Possible practice times include:
  • M/W: 6:15 – 7 p.m. (Parker Recreation Center)
  • M/W: 7 – 8 p.m. (Parker Recreation Center)

NOTE: You could be given any one of these practice times. Please ensure your schedule can accommodate all of these possibilities.
Skills/Fundamentals Learned: Swimmers will improve their endurance, strength and breathing techniques as they train on the following strokes throughout the season:
  • Breaststroke
  • Backstroke
  • Freestyle
  • Butterfly
  • Starts and Turns appropriate for each stroke

Contact Hannah Quaney at hquaney@parkeronline.org for more information.
Instructor: Swimmers are coached by staff members from the Parker Parks and Recreation Aquatics staff who are Water Safety Instructors, trained in swimming, diving, coaching, CPR/AED, and First-Aid.
January 23 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. at the Parker Recreation Center. Practice times will be assigned at swim assessments, all registered participants must attend swim assessments. Only swimmers that are registered will be assessed.
Swimmers who are interested in participating in swim assessments must be able to complete the following:
  • 25 Yards of front crawl and back crawl
  • Basic understanding of breast stroke and butterfly
Practice Times: Swimmers will be assigned to different swim teams based on ability level after swim assessments are complete. Possible practice times include:
  • M/W: 6:15 – 7 p.m. (Parker Recreation Center)
  • M/W: 7 – 8 p.m. (Parker Recreation Center)
Season Dates: February 7 - April 6 *No Practice March 14 & 16*
Equipment: All equipment will be supplied. Please wear a swim suit, bring goggles and a towel. Caps are optional.
Skip Dates: *No Practice Oct 18 & 20*
Cancellation, refund and transfer requests must be made three business days prior to the scheduled start of the activity. There is a $5 processing fee for each change to the initial registration.

Age Category

All Ages

Location

Practices are assigned after Swim Assessments are complete and will take place at the Parker Recreation Center. Meets are held in Parker and throughout the Denver Metro Area

When

January 23, 2022

4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

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Age and Gender

Ages 6-19 · Co-Ed

Location

Parker Recreation Center

17301 E. Lincoln Ave ParkerCO  80134

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