Programs

Current Session: Fall 2021 (Oct. 12th to Dec. 9th)

Upcoming Sessions:

Winter 2022 (Jan. 4th to Apr. 14th – no practice March Break)

Spring/Summer 2022 (Apr. 19th to July 28th)


The Woolwich Swim Team practices are on Tuesdays and Thursday at the Woolwich Memorial Centre in Elmira. Swimmers can choose to swim one or both days.

Swimmers are divided into levels according to ability. All new swimmers should register in Level 1 or 2 based on their age. New swimmers must meet the criteria below for their level. During the first few weeks of practice, the coaches will do an assessment and may move swimmers to the different level.

Level 1: 5 to 5:30 PM

  • New swimmers age 11 and under should register for Level 1.
  • Swimmers must pass the WMC pool swim test. 
  • Swimmers are expected to be able to comfortably swim without assistance in the water.  
  • Recommend Red Cross Swim Kids 4 or 5.

Level 2:  4:45-5:30 or 5:00-5:45 or 5:45-6:30 PM (3 time options)

  • New swimmers ages 12 and up should register for Level 2.
  • Swimmers must pass the WMC pool swim test. 
  • In addition to the swim test, swimmers must be able to swim 2 lengths of the pool, completely unassisted without stopping, front crawl and back crawl.
  • Recommend Red Cross Swim Kids 6 or 7.

Level 3:  5:30 to 6:30 PM

  • Swimmers will move to Level 3 based on coaching assessment and space availability.  All new swimmers should register is Level 1 or 2.

All programs have limited space and often fill up quickly. Join our mailing list to receive emails on key registration dates.


Session Fees (Winter 2022 – 14 weeks)

1 Night2 Nights
Level 1 (30 minutes)$70$112
Level 2 (45 minutes)$107$168
Level 3 (60 minutes)$140$224

Covid Impact Policy

In the event that we are shutdown due to Covid, we will pause the session and resume when we are able. If we are asked to lower the number of swimmers in the pool, we will provide a modified schedule where swimmers will be reduced to one night per week or every other week.


Woolwich Wave Swim Team Session Refund Policy 

You are eligible for a full refund, minus a $20 administration fee, two weeks or more before the start of the session. Less than two weeks before the start of the session, you are eligible for a prorated refund, minus a $20 administration fee as follows: 

80% refund before the start of the session.

70% refund the first week of the session.

50% refund the second week of the session.  

No refunds will be issued after the second week of the session.