Summer Recreational Swim Team
The Gateway City Aquatic Club “Avengers” summer swim team is a 8 week program that teaches kids ages 5 – 18 the basics of all four competitive strokes. Participants will experience the fun of participating on a swim team in a low pressure environment, while learning the fundamentals of competitive swimming from a professional coaching staff. Developmentally, our summer swim team fits between swim lessons and the year-round competitive
This program is open to any swimmer who has a successful background in swimming lessons AND who can already complete 25 yards of freestyle/backstroke, and is deep water safe. During the course of the season, the team will participate in six swim meets that will be located in the St. Louis surrounding area. The meets will be held on five Monday evenings and our divisional championship will take place on a Saturday morning
In order to participate on the Summer Recreational swim team, swimmers have to be able to swim one length (25 yards) of the swimming pool either doing freestyle or backstroke WITHOUT stopping. They must also be deep water safe.
All Summer swim team participants who are not year-around GCAC members MUST join USA Swimming under their Flex membership program. This program will allow your swimmer practice and swim meet insurance coverage.
Registration for the 2019 Summer Recreational Swim Team is 100% online this year.
Once you have registered a PayPal invoice for registration fees will be emailed to you. Payment of this invoice will complete your registration.
The balance of the fees is due on May 21st.
FLEX membership registration form is listed below. This must be filled out and brought to first day of swim team practice with a check made payable to Ozark Swimming.