Swim Team

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
5/1/24 - 7/31/24
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EELS

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

PRACTICE:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
5:00PM-6:00PM

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:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
5:00PM-6:15PM

SHARKS

The most advanced group of swimmers and are at least 11 years old.

PRACTICE:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
Dryland – 5:30PM-6:00PM
In-Water – 6:00PM-7:45PM

2022 No Practice/Holidays:
Memorial Day – Monday, May 30
Independence Day – Monday, July 4

2022-2023 Swim Meets:
(Additional entry fees for swim meets)
Saturday, May 21 @ Greenwood (YMCA)
Saturday, June 25 @ Beaufort (YMCA) (Team Beach Trip)
*Saturday, July 30-Sunday, July 31 @ Seneca (Foothills YMCA Championships)

# Swimmer must meet USA time standard to attend.
*Swimmers must participate in 1+ YMCA meet & have qualifying times.
** Swimmer must participate in 3+ YMCA meets & have qualifying times.
+ Swimmer must meet time standards, participate in 3 YMCA meets including 1 championship level meet.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
8/18/17 12/31/25 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 60.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
May Eels (beginners) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
$60 Register  
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
May Stingrays (intermediate) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr, 15 mins
$60 Register  
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
May Sharks (advanced) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:45 pm - 2 hrs
$85 Register  
06/03/24 - 06/28/24
June Stingrays (intermediate) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr, 15 mins
$60 Register  
06/03/24 - 06/28/24
June Eels (beginners) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
$60 Register  
06/03/24 - 06/28/24
June Sharks (advanced) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:45 pm - 2 hrs
$85 Register  
07/08/24 - 07/31/24
July Eels (beginners) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
$60 Register  
07/08/24 - 07/31/24
July Stingrays (intermediate) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr, 15 mins
$60 Register  
07/08/24 - 07/31/24
July Sharks (advanced) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:45 pm - 2 hrs
$85 Register  

Armada Masters Swim Team

Aiken
5/1/24 - 5/31/24
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Our vision for the Aiken Armada YMCA Masters Swim Team is to create a supportive and dynamic community of swimmers who share a passion for the water. Whether you’re a seasoned swimmer or looking to dive into the sport for the first time, we welcome you with open arms.

This group is intended for swimmers for the purpose of training, fitness and enjoyment of swimming. This program will focus on improving the swimmer’s form, endurance and speed for fitness, competition, open water swimming, or triathlon. Structured workouts and oversight will be provided. Ages 18+

Practice Schedule: May-Nov 2024

Morning Practices (M, W, F):
Time: 6:00 AM – 7:30 AM
Midday Practices (Tu, Thu):
Time: 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Membership Costs:

YMCA Members:
Monthly Fee: $40
Non-Members:
Monthly Fee: $80
Annual USMS Fee: $70(Req.)

For more information and please visit our website


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
4/5/24 4/5/25 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 40.00$ 80.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
May Masters
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Wilson Barracudas

Wilson
4/29/24 - 5/31/24
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Before registering for swim team please do the following:

Email [email protected] to have an evaluation for swim team placement.

Summer Swim Team Information

*ALL PRACTICES ARE AT THE WILSON FAMILY Y*

Head Coach: Jayden Alford

Email: [email protected]

MEMBER/NONMEMBER

Total Monthly Fee

Member

70

Nonmember

100

 

Swim Practice (APRIL-MAY)

SUMMER PRATICTICE WILL START APRIL 29TH-MAY 31ST.

Team

Days

Times

Beginner

Monday

Thursday

4:30pm-5:45pm

Intermediate

Monday

Tuesday

6pm-7pm

4:30pm-6pm

Advanced

Wednesday

Friday

6pm-8pm

 

Summer Swim Practice (JUNE-AUGUST)

SUMMER PRATICTICE WILL START JUNE 3RD– JUNE 28TH AND JULY 8TH-AUGUST 2ND.

Team

Days

Times

Beginner

Monday

Friday

7:30am-8:45am

Intermediate

Monday

Wednesday

8:30am-10am

7:30am-9am

Advanced

Wednesday

Friday

8am-10am

 

MEET SCHEDULE (ALL MEETS AT 6PM)

PLEASE REGISTER FOR ANY MEETS YOU PLAN TO ATTEND BY MAY 20th.

(ALL MEETS FEES ARE INCLUDED IN MONTHLY COST)

MAY 28TH

STRATFORD

JUNE 3RD

WOODSIDE

JUNE 11TH

AUGUSTA COUNTRY CLUB

JUNE 18TH

NATIONAL HILLS

JUNE 24TH

DIVISONALS @ AUGUSTA COUNTRY CLUB


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
8/16/22 7/21/24 Online / Front Desk $ 70.00$ 70.00$ 100.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
04/29/24 - 05/31/24
Advanced: APRIL 29th-MAY 31st
Register  
Closes
06/28/2024
04/29/24 - 05/31/24
Beginner: APRIL 29th-MAY 31st
Register  
Closes
06/28/2024
04/29/24 - 05/31/24
Intermediate: APRIL 29th-MAY 31st
Register  
Closes
06/28/2024

Wilson Barracudas Swim Meets

Wilson
5/28/24 - 6/24/24
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MEETS:

May 28th @ Stratford

June 3rd @ Woodside

June 11th @ Augusta Country Club

June 18th @ National Hills

June 24th Divisionals @ Augusta Country Club

ALL MEETS ARE AT 6PM!
PLEASE REGISTER FOR ANY MEETS YOU PLAN TO ATTEND BY MAY 20TH!


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
8/16/22 1/1/25 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
05/28/24
Stratford - Tu - 6:00 pm
Registration
Closed on
05/20/2024
06/03/24
Woodside - Mo - 6:00 pm
Registration
Closed on
05/20/2024
06/11/24
Augusta Country Club - Tu - 6:00 pm
Registration
Closed on
05/20/2024
06/18/24
National Hills - Tu - 6:00 pm
Registration
Closed on
05/20/2024
06/24/24
Divisionals at Augusta Country Club - Mo - 6:00 pm
Registration
Closed on
05/20/2024