2016-17 GPS Swim Team

Hello swim team parents!   I am amazed that the 2016-17 season will be starting soon enough. First practice begins Monday August 29th thru Thursday Sept 1st, 4:15 -6:15 pm . We will not have practice on the Friday Sept 2nd or Monday Sept 5th, enjoy your Labor Day weekend! Practice will resume Tuesday Sept 6th. Remember that Fridays pool time is from 3:30 -5:00 pm in your pre planning. Super excited to begin a new season, look forward…

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Picking a Swim Team?

Hello to all parents who are searching for swim programs for thier children.  GPS has a simple goal, be a great service for developing age group swimming athletes, we train in Golden, CO. For everyone who joins our swim team, we believe how you learn to swim is very important. Swimming is a sport in which athletes are measured by their ability to get from one place to another in less time than…

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Finding our Groove

Here we go athletes,  soon we will begin the  important work that you as athletes and teammates will be working on: the ability to communicate positively and efficiently.  We must agree that the focus is on how and what we are “paying attention too” while at swim team practice. The answer is simple, swimming of course. That will be our job, practicing as a team, creating  a healthy groove. Where the collective fitness level for everybody increases, all strokes are improving,…

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Hello Athletes and Parents

Welcome athletes, swimmers and thier parents. This blog is about the Golden Phoenix Swim Team, established in 2010.  We are a  USA swimming club, CSI team code GPS-CO, and are located near Golden Colorado.  Short Course Season tryouts begin in Mid- August, practices are held at Golden Recreation Center, season runs till May 15th.  Golden Phoenix Swimming encourages it’s athletes to compete in the summer leagues and return in the fall for further development and…

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