Developmental I is the second level of swim team for ages 7 and up. Verbal coach approval is required. Please attend a practice to gain coach approval. Check in at member services 15 min before a practice date of your choice to meet the coach and determine if the team is a good fit. Swim Team encourages personal growth through self-discipline, teamwork, learning and sportsmanship. Emphasis is on stroke technique, starts, turns and competition. This practices include dryland workouts. Participants have the option to further challenge themselves with competitive swimming experience with the PSSA league and swim against other Ys from the Greater Puget Sound area. The Aqua Seals are an all year round swim team with two seasons: A PSSA season that runs September to mid June and a summer season that runs mid June until the end of August.