Recreational Swim Team This is MRD's first recreational swim team! this is for individuals who have passed level 4 swim lessons or can swim a minimum of 75 yards of front crawl, back stroke, breast stroke or combination. Participants will develop confidence in strokes such as front crawl, breast stroke and butterfly. The basics of turning at the wall, as well as using the starting blocks. Endurance will be a primary focus as participants prepare for a meet at the end of the summer.
- Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
- Time: 11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
- Dates: June 4 - August 4 (no session July 2 - 6)
- Swim Meet: Saturday, August 4
- Fee: $80 (includes 16 sessions)
After School Swim
MRD and First Student have teamed up to provide an after school swim time. First Student buses will transport children from Oak Grove, Cottonwood, Johnson and Northside. Students from other area schools may also take advantage of our special rate. A permission slip is required and children under the age of 7 must pass a swim test. Bus service begins September 21.
- More information will be available before school starts
50 Mile Club
A club designed for individuals who like to challenge themselves. Participants track their lap swimming and receive special recognition for meeting the 50, 100, and 200 mile mark. Call the Rec. Center at 970-249-7705 for more information.
Marlin Swim Team
Do you want to experience that competitive element? The Marlin Swim Club offers all ages the chance to compete. Montrose Marlins is a private swim club operated by community volunteer parents and coaches. It is not a program that is administered by the Montrose Recreation District Aquatic Center. For more information visit the Marlins website.
This program is geared towards adults 19 years and older who wish to continue quality swim workouts with the possibility to compete in swim meets with people their own age. For more information call Kathy Devor at 970-249-2541.
- Days: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
- Time: 6 a.m.- 7 a.m.