The Stingrays are proud to participate in the Northern Illinois Swim Conference, Illinois Swimming and USA Swimming which include daily practices, local competitions, and conference championship meets. The Stingrays are a team designed for swimmers ages 5-18 looking to develop their stroke mechanics, conditioning, and confidence. Team members ages 5-8 must be able to swim 25 yards (1 lap) without stopping. Swimmers ages 9 and over must be able to swim 50 yards (2 laps) without stopping. Participation in swim meet competitions is encouraged, but is not required.