June 2nd: Long-Axis Strokes Camp (12:30-3PM)



You can expect a high demand on these first-come-first-serve camper spots, so please be sure to register early. This June, Swim Like A. Fish is offering 1, single-session day camp at the Mary T Meagher Aquatic Center. Camp is available to swimmers ages 9+.


  • Dates: June 2nd, 2024
  • Age Group: 9+
  • Gender: Coed
  • Camp Type: Day
  • Check-in: ALL Campers: Check-in Daily, between 12-12:30PM at the Mary T Meagher Aquatic Center.
  • Check-out:  A group wrap-up will mark the end of the session each day. Campers will be picked up from the pool at 3PM EST. Pool closes to public at 3PM.
  • Day Schedule: 15 minute introductions, 15 minutes of ‘Before Filming’, 1 – 1.5 hour(s) of Technical Freestyle and Backstroke Instruction, 15 minutes of ‘After Filming’, 15 minute wrap up of session.
  • Program: Our Backstroke & Freestyle Technique Camp Program is meticulously crafted to offer competitive swimmers an in-depth comprehension of the Freestyle and Backstroke stroke and the fundamental principles of physics applied in the pool. The camp’s primary focus is on enhancing stroke precision and providing constructive feedback to empower each participant with an enhanced grasp of correct stroke mechanics and personalized improvement strategies. Every swimmer will receive ‘before’ and ‘after’ videos of their swimming, thoughtfully analyzed and annotated in-person by Coach Abbie. During these camp sessions, we will delve into the intricacies of the Freestyle and Backstroke Pull, Kick, Rotation, Streamlines, Breakouts, and Turns to fine-tune your technique and elevate your performance in the pool!



Mary T Meagher Aquatic Center
201 Reservoir Ave, Louisville, KY 40206


The coaching staff will participate in the day camp activities only. Drugs, alcohol and tobacco are strictly prohibited, and constitute, along with general misconduct, grounds for dismissal from camp without a refund.



  • Instruction: Daily Camp Sessions
  • Supervision: Daily Camp Sessions



  • Ratio: 1:8 staff-to-camper ratio
  • Groupings: Campers are sorted by age, ability, and experience upon registration
  • Equipment Needed: Please bring your water bottle, swimsuit, swim cap, googles, towel(s), sandals/flip flops, snorkel + fins (optional), and dryland gear (running shoes, t-shirt, athletic shorts, sweatshirt).
  • Facility: Mary T Meagher Aquatic Center
  • Medical Protocol: Most camps have a lifeguard on-site to help with illness or injury. In case of an emergency, campers will be transported to the nearest hospital.



Make sure to complete the signed waiver, photo release, and camper registration forms. To view your account, receipts, and proof of purchase – you will login to your newly created account on www.swimlikeafish.org that you made during the checkout process.

If there are any imperative changes prior to camp start, registered campers will be notified via email and this webpage will be updated! All necessary camp information is on this page.

  • Signed Photo Release Forms and Waivers (forms must be printed and turned in daily at start of each camp session).


Camp Schedule:

  • Daily: Campers should arrive in their dryland clothes with suits on underneath, ready to swim at 12:30PM! 



Transportation is not provided. Campers are responsible for getting to and from camp on their own. There is no supervision before or after camp hours so please make arrangements to pick up your child on time.



All camps are non-refundable unless you email a cancellation request to the Swim Like A. Fish no sooner than 24 hours prior to camp start time with a written and signed medical excuse from a doctor.  For information regarding our cancellation policy and all other company policies, please visit SLAF Policies.