Stingrays Training Team

2023-2024 Stingrays Registration is OPEN!

Are you looking for a step up from swim lessons to get ready for a competitive year round swim program? Look no further than the Jersey Aquatic Club's Stingrays TrainingTeam!

 

The stingray program provides experienced coaching, a defined curriculum, a vibrant team environment and interesting, fun events for swimmers. Over time, each swimmer’s fitness, self-esteem, self-awareness and performance potential will grow.**

 

**Please note an evaluation/tryout is required prior to registering for Stingrays. Please fill out this form sign up for a tryout/evaluation. Interested in Stingrays for the 2023-2024 season? Please email [email protected].

Interested in the 2024-2025 season? Check out our tryout information and register for a spot at tryouts today!


The Stingrays Training Team is a Jersey Aquatic Club (JAC) program where swimmers learn the basic vocabulary, skills and techniques that prepare them to successfully transition into the JAC age group competitive program.

🌟National Level Coaching Staff:

Our coaching staff includes esteemed individuals such as Peter Barry (Head Coach at Jersey Aquatic Center), Barbara Huey (Assistant Coach at Lafayette College and Head Coach at North Jersey Aquatics), Laura Riddel (JAC Senior Assistant Coach and Former Head Coach at Summit YMCA), and Dave Kessel (Our resident national level trainer and former national level swim coach). Additionally, expect surprise visits from other elite-level coaches and our own JAC elite athletes.

🌟Dryland/Athlete-focused Training:

Our coaches will contribute to program design for these sessions, aiming to create stronger, more flexible, and fitter athletes during some practices.


 

➡️How old do you have to be to be in Stingrays? 7-18 years old

 

➡️Who is eligible to be a Stingray?

    -Familiar with all four competitive strokes, open turns and flip turns

  -Complete a tryout evaluation


 

2023-2024 Stingrays Sessions: September-August

➡️When are the sessions?

Sessions (9 weeks each)

-Session 5 6/3-8/1/2024 (No Class 7/4), meet TBD

 

➡️When are practices? (**Subject to change due to enrollment**)

Session 5

-11&Over- 4:30-5:30pm Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

-10&Under- 5:30-6:30pm Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday

➡️What is the cost?    

-Individual session: $700

**Each additional session after your 1st session, a $100 credit for future programming will be issued to your account when the next session starts. Must register before the start of the session or have paid for entire session.

 

➡️What equipment do the Stingrays athletes needed?

-swimsuit

-goggles

-cap

-rubber training fins

 

Need help finding equipment?  Come visit Ultimate Swim Shop for a selection of equipment available for purchase!  Be sure to add the Jersey Aquatic Club registration to your cart  and check out to create your account! Get started now!

 

Registration is open! Sign up today for 2023-2024 Stingrays!

📨Questions?  Email [email protected]

The Jersey Aquatic Center  -   629 Central Ave  -   New Providence, NJ  -  07974