Swim Team

Swim Team

This competitive program offers children and teens an opportunity to work with trained coaches to improve swimming skills, endurance and promote a healthy lifestyle.

  • Ages: 4 to 21 years
  • Requirements: Swimmers must:
    • Have a YMCA Family membership
    • Be able to demonstrate the following skills:
      • Swim 25-yard freestyle, demonstrating breathing to the side and good body position
      • Swim 25-yard backstroke, demonstrating good body position
      • Swim 25-yard breaststroke or butterfly
      • Can demonstrate the fundamentals of a forward dive from the edge of the pool

YMCA Swim Teams

Health and Safety during COVID-19

Our swim team participants will be asked to adhere to our location’s safety measures. Additional steps will be included to ensure our swimmers have a safe and enjoyable experience. These steps include:

  • Limiting the number of swimmers per lane
  • Encouraging parent drop off and pick up and limiting parent spectating

Blue Team

Cottingham Campus
8/16/21 - 2/28/22
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For swimmers with experience on competitive swim teams aged 10-21. Lanes will be split based on ability and age. The aim of this group is to learn life and athletic skills through the lens of competitive swimming.

Group Placements will be done by the Head Coach. (Tyler [email protected])

Dryland and Morning Practices will be included in the monthly cost starting in October.

Main Focus:

  • Improving and fine tuning stroke technique
  • Improving aerobic and anaerobic capacity
  • Incorporating advanced race strategies
  • The enjoyment of swimming in a competitive environment

Note: $75 registration fee covers cost of 2 caps, team shirt, and meet entry fees for swimmers.


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
7/25/21 2/21/22 Online / Front Desk $ 95.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/16/21 - 08/31/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
$48 Register  
09/01/21 - 09/30/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
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10/01/21 - 10/31/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
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11/01/21 - 11/30/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
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12/01/21 - 12/31/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
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01/01/22 - 01/31/22
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
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02/01/22 - 02/28/22
Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 1'30"
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Silver Team

Cottingham Campus
8/16/21 - 2/28/22
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Our middle group for swimmers aged 7-12. This is for swimmers who know at least 3 or 4 strokes at some level. Swimmers need to be able to swim 100 yards. This group serves as the bridge between our two groups and will help kids gain confidence in their swimming while also preparing them for the competitive environment in a fun and stress free practice

Main Focus:

  • Learning all four strokes
  • Introducing race strategy
  • Further advancing stoke techniques
  • Competing in swim meets

Note: Registration fee covers the cost of 2 swim caps, team shirt, and all meet entry fees


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
7/26/21 2/28/22 Online / Front Desk $ 78.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/16/21 - 08/31/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
$40 Register  
09/01/21 - 09/30/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
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10/01/21 - 10/31/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
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11/01/21 - 11/30/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
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12/01/21 - 12/31/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
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01/01/22 - 01/31/22
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
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02/01/22 - 02/28/22
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 4:00 pm - 1'30"
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Walhalla Swim Fins (ages 4-12)

Cottingham Campus, Walhalla City Pool
6/14/21 - 7/31/21
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Come join our Summer Swim Team out of the Walhalla City Pool! This team will have the option to compete in Y meets as well as Clemson Summer League (CASSL) meets. The focus on this team will be introducing swimmers to the wonderful world of swimming in a relaxed and fun environment. All swimmers 12 and under are welcome to join!


Registration Information   ($50.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Entire Season 1 PMT 3/24/21 7/27/21 Online / Front Desk $ 120.00$ 160.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
06/14/21 - 07/31/21
All Season 1 PMT - Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 7:00 am - 2 hrs
$120 - $160 Registration
Closed
07/01/21 - 07/31/21
Monthly PMT - Month 2 - Mo,Tu,We,Th,Fr - 7:00 am - 2 hrs
$75 - $90 Registration
Closed

White Team

Cottingham Campus
8/16/21 - 2/28/22
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The White Group is for younger swimmers (4-10) who have moved up from Swim Academy or passed a coaching evaluation. This group is for younger swimmers who know at least 2 of the 4 strokes. Swimmers must be able to swim at least 50 yards. Swimmers will work on technique as well as endurance building in a fun and welcoming environment!

Main Focus:

  • Learning stroke techniques
  • Learning about the wonderful world of swimming
  • Learning how to compete in swim meets
  • Having fun!

Note: Registration fee covers the cost of 2 caps, team shirt, and all meet entry fees.


Registration Information   ($75.00 One time registration fee)

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
7/26/21 2/21/22 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/16/21 - 08/31/21
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
$30 Register  
09/01/21 - 09/30/21
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
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10/01/21 - 10/31/21
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
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11/01/21 - 11/30/21
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
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12/01/21 - 12/31/21
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
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01/01/22 - 01/31/22
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
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02/01/22 - 02/28/22
Mo,We,Fr - 3:30 pm - 1 hr
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