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North Texas Nadadores

Team Structure

NTN offers nine levels of professional technique instruction and training. The placement of each swimmer within the team structure will be the responsibility of the head coach. Each new swimmer will be placed in the practice group best suited for him or her so that he or she may enjoy some degree of success in a relatively short time.

  • StarfishThe Starfish group is for swimmers age 6-11 & legal in all 4 strokes. It is the first group of the swim team.
  • Rising Stars 1.The Rising Stars 1 group is for Novice swimmers (B/C level) all 8 & under years of age. To be in this group, swimmers will focus on starts, finishes, legal strokes, and "fun" racing.
  • Rising Stars 2.The Rising Stars 2 group is for Novice swimmers (B/C level) mostly 9+ years of age. To be in this group, swimmers will focus on starts, finishes, legal strokes, legal turns, and "fun" racing.
  • White The White group is for the first level of Age Group swimming (BB, A, A+ swimmers). It is for swimmers sge 11 or younger.
  • Yellow. The Yellow group is for the first level of Age Group swimming (BB, A, A+ swimmers). It is for swimmers sge 11 and older.
  • Navy The Navy group is for the second level of Age Group swimming (BB, A, A+ swimmers). It is for swimmers between 10 to 14 years of age.
  • Navy Elite. The Senior Prep group is for the swimmer transitioning from Age Group swimming to Senior swimming. It is for swimmers between 13 to 15 years of age.
  • Senior 2. The Senior 2 Group is for the High School swimmer looking for something to complement the High School training program. It is for swimmers between 14 to 18 years of age.
  • Senior Group. The Senior Group is for the more advanced swimmer, between the ages of 14-18. The goal of this group is to excel in USA Swimming and High School Swimming.
  • National Group. The National Group is for the most advanced swimmers, that are 14 years of age or older. The goal of this group is to excel to the highest levels of USA Swimming and High School Swimming.
  • 2012 Fall Practice Schedule

    There will be several weekend activities arising.

    NTN will be announcing Saturday practices on a weekly and monthly basis

    Please check your Nadadore Notes for current practice adjustments.

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    Group Time Type Days
    Rising Stars 1 4:30-5:30pm
    4:00-4:30

    Swim
    Dry
    M,T,W,TH,F
    M,TH,F
    Rising Stars 2 5:30 - 6:30pm
    5:00 - 5:30 pm
    Swim
    Dry
    M,T,W,TH,F
    M,T,W,TH
    Starfish 4:45 - 5:30 pm
    Swim
    T,TH, F
    White 5:30-6:00pm
    6:00-7:30pm
    Dryland
    Swim
    M,T,W,TH
    M,T,W,TH,F
    Yellow 5:45-6:15pm
    6:15-7:45pm
    Dryland
    Swim
    M,T,W,TH
    M,T,W,TH
    Navy 6:00 - 7:45 pm
    5:30 - 6:00 pm
    Swim
    Dryland
    M,T,W,TH,F
    M,T,W,TH
    Senior 2 6:00-7:30am
    Swim
    M,T,TH,F
    Navy Elite 6:00 to 6:30
    4:15-6:00 pm
    Dryland
    Swim
    M-F
    M-F
    National-Senior Group 3:45-4:15pm
    4:15-6:15pm
    Dryland
    Swim
    M-TH
    M-F

    Financial Obligations

    Dues Structure

    Dues apply quarterly unless otherwise noted. The quarters are divided as follows:

    • Quarter 1: Aug/Sep/Oct
    • Quarter 2: Nov/Dec/Jan
    • Quarter 3: Feb/Mar/Apr
    • Quarter 4: May/Jun/Jul
    Group Qtr 1 Qtr 2 and 3 Qtr 4
    National Group $220 $260 $290
    Senior Group $220 $260 $290
    Navy Elite $220 $260 $260
    Senior 2 $170 $200 $200
    Navy $220 $260 $260
    Yellow $190 $230 $230
    White $170 $200 $65/mo
    Starfish $140 $170 $55/mo
    Rising Stars 1 & 2 $140 $170 $55/mo

    Additional Discounts and Surcharges

    • There is a 10% surcharge for non-residents.
    • CISD full-time employees receive a 10% discount.
    • An 8% discount applies for those who pay for a full year in advance.
    • For families with multiple swimmers, a $30 quarterly/$10 monthly discount is granted for each additional swimmer.
    • The quarterly family cap is $700.
    Check with Aquatic Center Office for requirements to join.

    Parent Club

    The NTN Parent Club is a non-profit all volunteer organization of parents who work to continuously improve our swimming program. For more information about the Parent Club, please visit the North Texas Nadadores website at www.ntnadadores.com.