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Alabama Crimson Tide Swimming Camps
Alabama Crimson Tide Swimming Camps

         SWIM CAMP INFORMATION

We Welcome Parents: All parents are invited to observe pool practices (from the bleachers) throughout the week and we encourage parents to observe our final Friday morning presentation in the building adjacent to the pool at 8:15 AM and the pool session prior to camp check out.

Parents are also invited to two presentations by Head Coach Dennis Pursley on Tuesday and Thursday evening from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM in Burke Hall.

Commuter Swimmers: Commuter Campers please check in with the overnight campers on Sunday at 5:00 PM in Burke Hall. Also, plan to attend the Orientation meeting on Sunday from 5:45 PM - 6:30 PM. Please arrive at the pool at 8:00 AM each morning. A counselor will meet you on the bleachers to check in your camper. Check out each evening will be at 7:00 PM after dinner OR at 8:30 PM after the team activity in Burke Hall (Please arrive right at 7:00 PM or 8:30 PM for pickup). Commuter campers are encouraged to stay until 8:30 PM on Sunday night for team building activities.

Swimmers Departing from Birmingham Airport: Swimmers shuttle for airport will depart from the pool 10:00 AM on Friday.


        DAY         VIDEO LECTURE / TOPIC         POOL
Monday AM Global Concept of Brain Training Skills & Drills Working Balance
Monday PM Freestyle Skills & Drills Working on Freestyle
Tuesday AM Backstroke Skills & Drills Working on Backstroke
Wednesday AM Breaststroke Skills & Drills Working on Breaststroke
Wednesday PM Butterfly Skills & Drills Working on Butterfly
Thursday AM Turns Skills & Drills Working on Turns
Thursday PM Starts Skills & Drills Working on Starts
Friday AM Mental Preparation Games, Contests & Prizes

        SUNDAY
5:00 PM  Camp Check-In
5:45 PM - 6:30 PM  Welcome & Orientation
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM  Dinner
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM  Team Activities
9:30 PM  Room Check-In & Curfew
10:00 PM  Lights Out
        FRIDAY
7:15 AM - 8:00 AM  Breakfast
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM  Presentation
9:00 AM - 10:45 AM  Games / Relays
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM  Check-Out
        MONDAY - THURSDAY
6:00 AM  Elite Workout Opportunity
7:15 AM - 8:00 AM  Breakfast
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM  Practice Preview
9:00 AM - 10:45 AM  Skills & Drills
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM  Recap
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM  Lunch & Rest
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM  Video / Practice Review
1:15 PM - 2:45 PM  Skills & Drills
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM  Review
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM  Rest / Supervised Downtime
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM  Dorm Activity / Presentation
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  Dinner
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM  Team Activity
9:30 PM  Room Check-In & Curfew
10:00 PM  Lights Out

Rising Tide Swim Camp is open to any and all entrants (limited only by number, age, grade level, and/or gender).