May 7, 2010 > Swim towards excellence with the Milpitas Tidal Waves
Swim towards excellence with the Milpitas Tidal Waves
Submitted By Milpitas Parks & Recreation Services
Photos By submitted by Milpitas Tidal Waves
This competitive USA sanctioned swim team is open to youth ages 6-18 years. Milpitas Tidal Waves' season runs from October through August. Practices are held at the Milpitas Sports Center, located at 1325 E. Calaveras Boulevard.
Participants must be able to complete four laps (100 meters) of freestyle, and two laps (50 meters) of backstroke and breaststroke. Tryouts are held the first business day of each month at 4 p.m. There is a discount for multiple children in the same family. For more information, call the Milpitas Sports Center at 408-586-3225.
Resident fees are determined by the level of swimmer. For beginners, the fee for a resident is $55 per month; junior level residents pay $65 per month; and senior level residents are $75 per month. All nonresident swimmers pay an additional $40 per month.
Please take note that there is also an annual $60 fee required for the USA Swimming registration. Also, there is a multiple child discount -for children of the same family. Signing up a second child will take $10 off the fee; a third child or more will take $20 off the fee.
Milpitas Tidal Waves practice regularly in the summer. There are three timeslots of practice per day, Monday through Friday: 7:30-10 a.m.; 3-4:30 p.m.; and 4:30-6:30 p.m. (time of practice depends on skill level).