Pre-Competitive Programs

JR Wavemakers (Ages 3-5)

This program focuses on foundational swimming and physical literacy skills in the water. Skills include Body Position, flutter and dolphin kick, streamline position, breath control, and having fun and making friends in the water! Swimmers entering Jr. Wavemakers must be comfortable away from their caregiver for 45 mins and be willing to put their face in the water to participate in the group.

Wavemakers(Ages 5-7) 

This program focuses on foundational swimming and physical literacy skills in the water. Skills include flutter and dolphin kick on all sides, streamline, body position, and breath control. Swimmers entering Wavemakers must to be able to swim 5m unassisted in the big pool and perform flutter kick on their front and back.

Summer Session July 10th - August 23th 2019 ( Wednesday/Friday)Registration is open at the Crystal Pool front desk

FALL 2019

JR Wavemakers
Monday- 4:30-5:15pm (September 30th-December 16th)
Wednesday- 4:30-5:15pm (October 2nd- December 18th)
Friday- 4:30-5:15pm (October 4th-December 20th)
Swimmers can choose to swim 1-3 times a week. 

Wavemakers

Monday- 4:30-5:15pm (September 30th-December 16th)
Wednesday- 4:30-5:15pm (October 2nd- December 18th)
Friday- 4:30-5:15pm (October 4th-December 20th)
Swimmers can choose to swim 1-3 times a week. 

Cost Breakdown:
Each swimmer must pay a $40 SwimBC insurance fee when registering for their first program each season (September 2019-August 2020)
1x week per practice cost: $10.75
2x week per practice cost: $10.00
3x week per practice cost: $9.25


Tyee Swim Skills(5-9 years)

This program builds on the basic skills taught in Wavemakers and teaches swimmers the 4 strokes (Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Freestyle). Endurance is developed by swimming lengths with a technical focus. Swimmers are encouraged to attend within-club swim meets to get a glimpse of competitive swimming, and to develop an enjoyment of racing. 

Summer Session July 10th - August 23th 2019 ( Wednesday/Friday)Registration is open at the Crystal Pool front desk

FALL 2019


Monday- 4:20-5:30pm (September 30th-December 16th)

Tuesday -4:20-5:30pm (October 1st- December 17th)

Wednesday- 4:20-5:30pm (October 2nd- December 18th)

Thursday-4:20-5:30pm (October 3rd- December 19th)

Friday-4:20-5:30pm (October 4th-December 20th)

Swimmers can choose to swim 1-3 times a week. 

Cost Breakdown:
Each swimmer must pay a $40 SwimBC insurance fee when registering for their first program each season (September 2019-August 2020)
1x week per practice cost: $17.50
2x week per practice cost: $12.75
3x week per practice cost: $9.75


Tyee Freshmen (8-12 years) 

This is the last level in the Tyee Pre-Competitive program, Tyee Freshmen gets swimmers ready for swimming at a competitive level by continuing to build endurance and technique in all 4 strokes. The focus in this group is to refine the foundations of competitive swimming. Other swimming skills that are introduced at this level include reading a pace clock, dives, relay starts, and legal turns in the 4 strokes. Racing at within-club meets is encouraged. 

Summer Session July 10th - August 23th 2019 ( Wednesday/Friday)Registration is open at the Crystal Pool front desk

FALL 2019

Monday- 4:20-5:30pm (September 30th-December 16th)

Tuesday -4:20-5:30pm (October 1st- December 17th)

Wednesday- 4:20-5:30pm (October 2nd- December 18th)

Thursday-4:20-5:30pm (October 3rd- December 19th)

Friday-4:20-5:30pm (October 4th-December 20th)

Swimmers can choose to swim 2-3 times a week. 

Cost Breakdown:
Each swimmer must pay a $40 SwimBC insurance fee when registering for their first program each season (September 2019-August 2020)
2x week per practice cost: $12.75
3x week per practice cost: $10.00


Tyee Youth Swim and Fitness (11-17 years old)

this is the ideal group for an athlete who has completed our pre competitive levels or Red Cross Swim Kids Level 10 and doesn't want to be competitive at this point. The focus for this group is on building endurance and to continue to work on stroke development. 

Summer Session July 10th - August 23th 2019 ( Wednesday/Friday)Registration is open at the Crystal Pool front desk

FALL 2019

Monday- 4:30-5:15pm (September 30th-December 16th)
Wednesday- 4:30-5:15pm (October 2nd- December 18th)
Friday- 4:30-5:15pm (October 4th-December 20th)
Swimmers can choose to swim 1-3 times a week. 

Cost Breakdown:
Each swimmer must pay a $40 SwimBC insurance fee when registering for their first program each season (September 2019-August 2020)

1x week per practice cost: $15.75
2x week per practice cost: $11.50
3x week per practice cost: $8.75