FAQ

The FAST Makos fosters the swimmers’ development and sense of personal achievement through swimming. The club provides excellent coaching for all swimmers, regardless of age and ability, to reach their goals in an environment of friendship, fun, and team spirit.

The Makos believe that swimming can be an important part of the overall development of the student-athlete. In addition to the physical conditioning and cross training benefits, swimming allows the Makos to focus on the process of self-evaluation and improvement teaching athletes to set goals, work towards achieving them, and evaluating each performance to determine what the next steps are to improve.

Swimming for the Makos is not about winning; it is about learning values and always trying to do your best. We focus on sportsmanship and team spirit.

Our team’s mission is to provide all swimmers a fun and safe learning environment that focuses on improvement. We are committed to helping the swimmers learn and grow in skill, physical development, and character. We are committed to helping athletes become champions for life not just a season.

Our coaches’ mission is to instill a life-long love of swimming and to build a program that focuses on learning and improvement, character development and team unity where everyone encourages and takes pride in each other at all levels of the competition.

Our board’s mission is to provide a positive and supportive environment along with the resources necessary to enable our coaches to help all of our swimmers learn valuable life skills and achieve their maximum potential in swimming and life.