Sand Hill Pool is home to the Town of Essex Swim Team (TEST). Our swimmers will improve their competence and confidence in a competitive, team-oriented, and fun environment. The focus is instructional but swimmers must meet basic requirements.
Sand Hill Pool June 13-August 8, Mon- Thu Morning practices, evening swim meets
LEVELS Advanced (14-18): Swimmers must be able to dive off low board, level off & swim 50 yards (freestyle and backstroke) without stopping. Intermediate (10-13): Swimmers must be able to jump feet first into the deep end & swim 25 yards (freestyle and backstroke) without stopping. Beginner (6-9): Swimmers must be able to swim 25 yards (freestyle and backstroke) confidently without stopping. Prep Team (4-8): Swimmers must be able to tread water and have some level of comfort swimming independently. Practices will include more one-on-one instruction and individualized attention to help the swimmer become more skilled and confident in the water as they prepare for swim meet competition. The option to race will be available to those interested with coach approval.
PARENT MEETING: A meeting will be held in May. More details to come.