ASW Team FAQ’s

Where do we practice?

  • Whitman Middle School  (90% of the time)
  • Wauwatosa West High
  • Longfellow Middle School

When do we practice?

  • Twice a week in the evenings between 5:30 and 9:30 pm depending on Age Group.
  • Occasionally a Saturday morning practice will be added.

How long is the Season?

  • Practice Starts in mid September and ends in June

How many meets do we compete in?

  • Typically we attend 1 meet a month starting in November through May for most swimmers

What  ages?

  • Typically a good age to start is around 7 or 8 in lessons or in the “Rec Club”
  • Must be able to swim front crawl and back crawl and comfortable in deep water.
  • Join the competitive club after swimmer is comfortable.

What is the “Rec Club”?

  • The “Rec Club” is for beginner swimmers who want to learn the sport for an extended length of time but do not want to compete yet.
  • Practices 1 night a week for 1 hour overlapping with the Competitive swimmers. 
  • Will participate in the end of the year show in end of May /early June.