Countdown To Summer Camp 2017
Matchpoint NYC’s Swim Team competitive program is based in Brooklyn, New York. Our beautiful modern facility houses a Junior Olympic Size Pool only 20 minutes from downtown Manhattan. The program is headed by Konstantin Petrov, an Olympic Medalist who develops swimmers of the highest level. Team members have an all-year-around schedule and the program is built to help our athletes reach their highest potential in the sport of swimming and enhance their academic careers. Competitive swimming is one of the most popular Olympic sports, with events in freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Becoming a MatchPoint NYC Swim Team Member means you will be trained with the highest level of expertise by our certified and highly professional coaches.
September 12, 2016 tryout information: Only advanced swimmers with previous meet experience will be allowed to try out. If you are on a beginner- intermediate levels you will not be able to try out that day. You must be ready to swim 50 of each stroke including: fly, breast, free and back. Schedule of tryouts by age group: 7-10 age groups at 4-5:30 pm; 11-13 age group at 5:30-7:00 pm; 14+ age group 7-8:30 pm.
Swimmers must be able to perform all four competitive strokes. Swimmers are expected to average between 3-5 practices per week for 1.5 hours as determined by the coach. Meet competitions are approximately once per month, depending on the season.Group Goal Meets: Zones, Junior Olympics, Silver Championships. Tryouts are held on September 12, 2016.
Swimmers must be able to perform all four competitive strokes. Mandatory attendance is 4-6 practices per week for 1hr 45min. Meets are approximately once per months, depending on the season. Tryouts are held on September 12th, 2016. Group Goal Meets: Zones, Junior Olympics, Silver Championships.
This is the most intense level and is designed for top skilled athletes preparing to compete at the highest level. Swimmers must be able to balance the commitments required by the MatchPoint NYC Swim Team and their school before considering taking part in this group. Swim meets are approximately once per month, depending on the season. Senior and National group swimmers should swim two practices per day on Tuesday and Thursday mornings between 6:00am-8:00am. Practice is 6-8 times per week for 2 hours. Group Goal Meets: Olympic Trials, Senior Nationals, US Open, Sectionals, Senior Meets, Junior Olympics. Tryouts are held on September 12, 2016.
|Date||Meet Name/Meet Packet||Location||Groups Attending Meets||Results|
|12-14||LIE May Extravaganza||Hofstra||All Groups||TBA|
|4||Badger Summer Starter||Lehman||All Groups||TBA|
|16-18||LIE June Jamboree||Hofstra||All Groups||TBA|
|8-9||LIE Summer Sizzler||Hofstra||All Group||TBA|
|20-23||Senior Mets||LIAC||All Qualifier||
|28-30||Junior Olympics||LIAC||All Qualifier||TBA|
|August||National/Junior Eastern Zones||LIAC Richmond VA||All Qualifier||TBA|