Programs

Swim Team

The goals of our swim teams are to be recreational and competitive and to expand on the fundamentals of competitive swimming.

Meets are voluntary and DO require additional fees.

Swimmers must be able to complete 1 length (25M) of freestyle and 1 length (25M) backstroke without a pause to qualify for the team.

Swim Team participation is open to ages 5-21 years old.

Barracuda Swim Team – Wilson Family YMCA Augusta, GA

Armada Swim Team – Aiken County Family YMCA Graniteville, SC

Aiken Armada

Aiken
12/1/18 - 3/31/19
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EELS

Beginner swimmers that are working on learning all four strokes and turns.

PRACTICE: 6:00P-7:00P
3 days -Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

STINGRAYS

Intermediate swimmers who have learned all four strokes and turns with few illegal infractions. They are capable of swimming a minimum of 100 yards in any given stroke.

PRACTICE: 5:00P-6:00P
3 days – Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

SHARKS

The most advanced group of swimmers. Encouraged to swim 5 days a week and are at least 11 years old.

PRACTICE: 5:00P-7:00P
3 days – Monday, Wednesday, Friday
5 days (recommended) – Monday-Friday

No Practice Holidays:
Labor Day – Mon. Sept. 4
Thanksgiving – Thurs. Nov. 22 & Fri. Nov. 23
Christmas – Mon. Dec. 24 & Tues. Dec. 25
New Years – Mon. Dec. 31 & Tue. Jan 1

FALL 2018 SWIM MEETS+

September 15 – Newberry (RESCHEDULED FOR 9/29)
October 20 – Greenwood
December 8 – Columbia
January 5 – Rockhill
January 12 – Columbia
February 9 – Georgetown

March 2-3 Middle Tyger (Spartanburg) CHAMPIONSHIPS*

March 14-17 Middle Tyger (Spartanburg) REGIONALS

*Swimmers must compete in 2 YMCA meets in order to compete at Championships.

+Additional entry fee for swim meets; must register separately.


Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
8/18/17 3/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 60.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit Special Rate
12/1/18 12/31/18 3 Days Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
12/1/18 12/31/18 4 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $25.00 Register  
12/1/18 12/31/18 5 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $50.00 Register  
1/1/19 1/31/19 3 Days Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
1/1/19 1/31/19 4 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $25.00 Register  
1/1/19 1/31/19 5 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $50.00 Register  
2/1/19 2/28/19 3 Days Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
2/1/19 2/28/19 4 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $25.00 Register  
2/1/19 2/28/19 5 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $50.00 Register  
3/1/19 3/31/19 3 Days Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
3/1/19 3/31/19 4 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $25.00 Register  
3/1/19 3/31/19 5 Days Many Available $ 0.00 + $50.00 Register  

Aiken Armada Apparel

Aiken
9/1/18 - 12/31/19
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Silicon Swim Cap – $14

Short Sleeve T-shirt – $10

Long Sleeve T-shirt – $15

Hooded Sweatshirts – $20

Full-Zip Hoodie – $25


Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
9/1/18 12/31/19 Front Desk $ 14.00$ 14.00-

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit Special Rate
9/1/18 12/31/19 Hooded Sweatshirt Many Available $ 0.00 + $6.00 Register at
front desk
9/1/18 12/31/19 Long Sleeve T-Shirt Many Available $ 0.00 + $1.00 Register at
front desk
9/1/18 12/31/19 Short Sleeve T-Shirt Many Available $ 0.00 - $4.00 Register at
front desk
9/1/18 12/31/19 Silicon Swim Caps Many Available $ 0.00 Register at
front desk
10/1/18 12/31/18 Full-Zip Hoodie Many Available $ 0.00 + $11.00 Register at
front desk

Aiken Armada Meet Registration

Aiken
1/5/19 - 3/17/19
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FALL 2018 SWIM MEETS+

September 15 – Newberry
October 20 – Greenwood
December 8 – Columbia
January 5 – Rockhill
January 12 – Columbia
February 9 – Georgetown

March 2-3 Middle Tyger (Spartanburg) CHAMPIONSHIPS*

March 14-17 Middle Tyger (Spartanburg) REGIONALS

*Swimmers must compete in 2 YMCA meets in order to compete at Championships.

+Additional entry fee for swim meets; must register separately.


Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
8/1/18 3/31/19 Online / Front Desk $ 20.00$ 20.00$ 20.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit Special Rate
1/5/19 1/5/19 Rock Hill - Sa Many Available $ 0.00 $5 Register  
1/12/19 1/12/19 Columbia - Sa Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
2/9/19 2/9/19 Georgetown - Sa Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
3/2/19 3/3/19 Spartanburg CHAMPIONSHIPS - Su,Sa Many Available $ 0.00 Register  
3/14/19 3/17/19 Spartanburg REGIONALS - Su,Th,Fr,Sa Many Available $ 0.00 Register  

Swim Team Caps

Wilson
11/30/17 - 12/31/20
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Silicone swim caps for the Barracudas Swim Team.


Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
6/1/17 12/31/20 Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00$ 15.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit
11/30/17 12/31/20 13 / 40 Available $ 0.00 Register at
front desk

Swim Team Sweatshirts

Wilson
11/1/18 - 12/31/20
VIEW

Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
11/1/18 12/31/20 Front Desk $ 30.00$ 30.00$ 30.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit
11/1/18 12/31/20 8 Registered. More Available $ 0.00 Register at
front desk

Swim Team T-shirts

Wilson
8/29/18 - 12/31/20
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Swim Team T-shirts!


Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
10/17/17 12/31/20 Online / Front Desk $ 12.00$ 12.00$ 12.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit
8/29/18 12/31/20 25 Registered. More Available $ 0.00 Register  

Wilson Barracudas 2018

Wilson
1/1/19 - 4/30/19
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Our Barracuda Swim Team is a recreational swim team that expands on the fundamentals of competitive swimming.
Meets are voluntary and do require additional fees.
Swimmers must be able to complete 1 lap of the pool freestyle and 1 lap backstroke without a pause to qualify for the team.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close MetroBranchNon-Member
7/1/18 7/31/18 Online / Front Desk $ 30.00$ 30.00$ 45.00
8/1/18 8/29/18 Online / Front Desk $ 30.00$ 30.00$ 45.00
8/29/18 5/1/19 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 60.00$ 90.00

Available Sessions

Start Date End Date Availability Minimum Deposit
1/1/19 1/31/19 January - Tu,Th,Fr 6 Registered. More Available $ 0.00 Register  
2/1/19 2/28/19 February - Tu,Th,Fr 2 Registered. More Available $ 0.00 Register  
3/1/19 3/31/19 March - Tu,Th,Fr 2 Registered. More Available $ 0.00 Register  
4/1/19 4/30/19 April - Tu,Th,Fr 2 Registered. More Available $ 0.00 Register