BAY RIDGE MARLIN’S SWIM TEAM – must be a resident of Bay Ridge or Annapolis Cove to have your child on the Marlin’s Swim Team. The pool does allow a limited number of outside children to be on the team with a corresponding pool membership for the family.
For information about participating on the team, go to the Marlins website.
MASTER’S SWIM PRACTICES (GOYBAS) – must be a resident of Bay Ridge or Annapolis Cove to participate in Master’s swim practices for 2015. Although, we will be opening up a limited number of spaces for outside swimmers interested in practicing/swimming with the Bay Ridge Master’s programs. 18 years and older. This year we offer the following:
Novice Master’s – for beginner swimmers who may be learning how to swim, just interested in the swimming for exercise with little to no swim experience; swimmers wishing to learn the strokes and proper technique for freestyle, backstroke, breast stroke and butterfly. This session is coached by members of the Bay Ridge Master’s swim team.
Practices Times: Monday and Wednesday evenings, 7:45 – 8:45 PM; starts Wednesday, May 27th
Master’s (evening session) – from beginner to intermediate to expert; all swimmer’s accepted. A workout is provided for each session for each different level swimmer. Concentration on all strokes, speed, distance and technique. Some Open Water Swims possible (optional).
Practice Times: Tuesday and Thursday evenings, 7:45 – 8:45 PM; starts Tuesday, May 26th
Master’s (morning session) – intermediate to expert swimmers; a coached session with primary concentration on distance, speed and technique. Coach will provide a workout each morning.
Practice Times: Monday and Wednesday mornings, 6:00 – 7:00 AM; starts Wednesday, May 27th
Cost: All sessions are $100 each; 14 weeks from May 26th through August 26th; there may be some select continuation of swim practices into early September.
Swimmer’s can move between sessions after the month of June. We ask that you stay in your registered session until end of June.
At the end of the season there will be a BR Master’s meet (optional) at the Bay Ridge pool versus other clubs to include sprints, relays and all strokes. Date: Thursday, August 27th, 7PM. Warm-ups begin at 6:30PM.
Contact Jeff Gilbert to register for any Master’s Swim session at [email protected]
WATER AEROBICS – in-pool aerobics with an instructor to music; three days per week; morning sessions; options to attend one session or all during season or purchase a punch card; contact Tara Witten at [email protected]. Must be a member of the Bay Ridge pool. Details are here.
SWIM LESSONS – Private or group swim lessons for children by arrangement with instructor. Fees vary; must be a member of the Bay Ridge pool. See this page for more information. Contact Brian Smith at [email protected].
DIVE LESSONS – Group dive lessons from June – July. All types of diving offered on spring board and from sides of pool. Race starts, flips, proper diving and safety techniques taught. Instructor, dates, times and cost to be determined. Contact Bill Thomas if you’re interested at [email protected].