Category Archives: Announcements

The latest news and announcements about swimming lessons, dance lessons, gymnastics and more at SWIMkids USA in Phoenix!

January Swimmer Spotlight: Carsen G.

Age: 10 Years at SWIMkids USA/DTAC:   2 Current Level:  Desert Thunder Aquatic Club 10 & Under Elite Best Stroke (according to his coach):  Freestyle Current DTAC Records: 25 Free 8 & Under Boys 50 Back 8 & Under Boys Greatest Accomplishments This Year:  Making State for the third year in a row Getting to swim at […]

August Swimmer Spotlight: Maya L.

Age:   10 Years at SWIMkids USA/DTAC:  8 Current Level:  Desert Thunder Aquatic Club 10 & Under Elite Best Stroke According to Her Coach:  Breaststroke Greatest Accomplishments This Year:  Qualifying for state in both short and long course Impressively anchoring the girls relay team to earn 1st place at the Lost Dutchman Meet Current DTAC Records: 50 Breaststroke, 7 […]

June Swimmer Spotlight: Isabel S.

Age:  10 Years at SWIMkids USA/DTAC:  8 Current Level:  DTAC 10 & Under Elite Best Stroke According to Her Coach: Backstroke  Greatest Accomplishments This Year:  Getting her first 1stplace finish Overcoming her fear of competing and backstroke flip turns with her new-found self-confidence Factors in Her Success: Piano lessons Art classes Running and hiking Regular meet […]

April Swimmer Spotlight: Joel V.

Age:  10 Years at SWIMkids USA/DTAC:  7 Current Level: Desert Thunder Aquatic Club 10 & Under Elite Best Stroke According to His Coach: Backstroke Greatest Accomplishment This Year:  Regional qualification times in 50 Breast and 100 Breast Factors in His Success: Honor choir and band Running club Cub Scouts Regular meet and practice attendance Quote from Coach […]

January Swimmer Spotlight: Zuri P.

  Age:                                                   9 Years at SWIMkids USA/DTAC:    4 Current Level:  Desert Thunder Aquatic Club 10 & Under Elite Best Stroke According to Her Coach: Freestyle Greatest Accomplishments This Year:  Seven regional cuts Great improvements in stroke technique Super progress on personal best times Factors in Her Success: Reading ShowBiz Club […]