Registration & Swim Test
Returning Carlsbad Jr. Guards do not need to retest.
You must register in our program first to attend one of the swim test.
Swim Test Date:
Location of swim test:
Monroe Street Pool
3401 Monroe Street Carlsbad 92008
What do I do at the swim test?
We are very strict on our time standards for safety reason.
Practice,You only get one try!!!!
If your child might be borderline passing, please prepare your child first before the test. The better swimmer the Junior Guard is the more fun they will have participating.
If your child is on a competitive swim team, you may call in their 100 meter time and do not have to attend the swim test.
100 meter swim under a maximum time limit.
9 to 11 years old under 2 min 30 seconds
12 and 13 years old under 2 min 15 seconds
14 to 16 years old under 2 min
10 meter under water swim.
The child must swim under water for 10 meters.
To begin they are allowed to push off the side of the pool.
To complete this test, the body and head can not break the surface of the water.
They are allowed 3 attempts.
Treading water for 3 minutes.
What do the different tests represent?
The first test shows us that the child is a strong enough swimmer for our program, the second test shows us that the child is comfortable enough to swim under waves, the last test shows us that the participant knows how to stay afloat for an extended amount of time.
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