Wildcat Aquatics Club Summer Online Program
The Wildcat Aquatics Club Summer Online Program is designed to provide knowledge and skills for its attendees as they engage in discussions and collaboration with their fellow swimmers.
In this program, swimmers will not only be given the strategies needed to develop and enhance their swimming abilities, but will also be given the tools to start doing it right away. The day-by-day system inside the WAC Summer Online program will boost athletic performance by addressing nutrition, joint stability, stroke and technique, and cross exercise targeted fitness routines.
WAC Summer Online program is a four week program that provides Marquette youth competitive swimmers aged 10 & over with an in-depth look at competitive swimming. Using Google slides and the Hudle Technique application streamed over a Zoom Meeting webinar, athletes will learn the stages of a nutritional diet, see an in-depth breakdown of swimming stroke key points, and will be given a prepared out-of-pool workout plan to begin working towards the competitive swimming season.
Please see below for program specifics:
WAC Summer Online program will use appropriate swimming practices based on USA and YMCA Swimming guidelines presented by certified coach, Ryan Knox-Leonard. Ryan competed as a collegiate swimmer at Northern Michigan University 2015 – 2019, where he earned six time All-American Honors, seven time Honorary All-American, seven time GLIAC Conference champion and 14 time GLIAC honorary All-Conference. During his four years competing with the NMU Swim and Dive team, he earned Scholar All-American Honors, Varsity Letter winner and was named NMU Swim and Dive MVP in 2016. Ryan became the head coach of the Wildcat Aquatics Club in the 2019/2020 season which seen three athletes move onto college swim teams, twenty two state qualifiers and a state champion.
Program Run Dates: June 8 - July 3, 2020
Login Location Program: Zoom
Price per Family: $65
Program Offered to: Competitive swimmers age 10 & over
Times per Group:
Monday - Friday:
- Intermediate (10-12yrs): 9am – 10am
- Advance Group (12yrs & Older): 10am – 11am