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Grande Prairie Piranhas Swim Club

Come Swim with us at the New Eastlink Centre The Piranhas Swim Club has a thirty-one year history of

providing young people a program of skill development, training and competition which has led to individual success both in and out of the pool. We are proud to be part of the Grande Prairie community, each year we host competitions and social events for our members.

Join the fun!

For more information: Office Phone: 780-538-0732 • Email: office@gppiranhas.com

Jaws

This is our popular entry level program. Swimmers learn the four competitive strokes: Front Crawl, Back Crawl, Breast Stroke, and Butterfly, as well as underwater skills and dive entries. With four skill stages, swimmers progress at their own rate through the program. Children learn to swim the FUN way – learning FUNdamental skills while enjoying the water. Low swimmer to teacher numbers accelerate learning. Our learn to swim program offers an exciting new world of aquatics to young people ages 4-9. For entry into the program, children should be comfortable in the water. Children will be assessed after the first week to place them in the correct level. The Jaws program operates twice weekly in three 12-week sessions through the year; swimmers are encouraged to take all three sessions for maximum benefit.

REGISTRATION FOR JAWS: CALL EASTLINK CENTRE @ 780-830-5000 Next session Jan 7 - March 30, 2014 (No classes Feb 18/14) Monday / Wednesday Monday / Wednesday Tuesday / Thursday Tuesday / Thursday Saturday Saturday

6:00 - 6:30pm 6:30 - 7:00pm 6:00 - 6:30pm 6:30 - 7:00pm 8:30 - 9:15am 9:15 - 10:00am

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Free Rookie Swim

Jammers

)If your child is 7 years of age and has an interest in swimming, they are welcome to come join us for free trial. Please call 780-538-0732 for information.

Children ages 6-10 who are just developing stroke mechanics and skills needed in competitive swimming. Must be able to swim 1 length on front & back, and be deep end safe. Two 45 minute lessons/week. Monday & Wednesday 6:00-6:45 or 6:45-7:30 pm Tuesday & Thursday 6:00-6:45 or 6:45-7:30 pm 3 Sessions per Year (Fall, Winter & Spring)

NEW!Cross Training

Competitive Team

Competitive groups are available for swimmers who wish to train and compete at the regional, provincial or national level. Call for information.

Masters/Triathlon

$185.00 $185.00 $185.00 $185.00 $143.00 $143.00

This group is for adults who are competent swimmers looking for a structured training program. The program will include both stroke correction and training principles and is designed for adults looking to complement their triathlon training, improve fitness levels, or compete in Masters Swim meets. Please call the office at 780-538-0732 for more information.

Swimming is considered the top cardio training activity by many coaches of different sports. We have programs for swimmers looking to improve strokes, build cardio development, and core strength. This group will offer the opportunity to get started in swimming for people who haven’t done competitive swimming in the past, for anyone interested in training for triathlons, or who have other sport commitments that take up a lot of their time. It will be a more stroke development focused program to allow their technique to catch up to swimmers who have been in the sport longer. his group will have the opportunity to attend swim meets during the year if they choose. Tuesday & Thursday: 6:00 - 7:00 pm Saturday 9:00 - 10:00 am 3 sessions per year. (Fall, Winter & Spring)

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Office Phone: 780-538-0732 Email: Office@gppiranhas.com REGISTRATION: Jaws: Register at the Eastlink Centre 780-830-5000 All other registrations please contact the Office at 780-538-0732 36 - Winter 2013

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