For swimmers interested in trying out for West Seattle YMCA Dolphins swim team. Swimmers will generally participate in a group tryout. The swimmers should be able to demonstrate at the minimum, swimmers ages 6 to 8 years old 25 Freestyle with side breathing, 25 Backstroke and a basic knowledge of breaststroke and butterfly. Swimmers 9 to 11 years old must be able to demonstrate 25 yards of each of the four strokes (Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Freestyle) and swim 50 yards of freestyle with side breathing. Swimmers ages12 to 14 years old must be able to demonstrate 50 yards each of Backstroke and Freestyle with side breathing. Swim 25 yards each of Breaststroke and Butterfly.