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
8/1/21 - 8/31/22
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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-

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/01/21 - 08/31/22
Eels (beginners) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
$45 Register  
08/01/21 - 08/31/22
Stingrays (intermediate) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr, 15 mins
$45 Register  
08/01/22 - 08/31/22
Sharks (advanced) - Mo,Tu,Th - 5:45 pm - 2 hrs
$45 Register  

Wilson Barracudas

Wilson
8/22/22 - 9/30/22
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Before registering for swim team please do the following:

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

BEGINNER

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

PRACTICE:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
5:30PM-6:45PM

INTERMEDIATE

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:
Tuesday, Thursday, Thursday
6:00PM-7:30PM

ADVANCED

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

PRACTICE:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
6:30PM-8:30PM

 

NO PRACTICE:

Halloween (October 31st)

Thanksgiving week ( November 20th- 27th)

Christmas and New Years ( December 19th- January 2nd)


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
8/16/22 2/28/23 Online / Front Desk $ 60.00$ 60.00$ 90.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/22/22
Swim Team Evaluation - Mo - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
$0 Register  
09/04/22 - 09/30/22
September: Beginner - Mo,Tu,We - 5:30 pm - 1 hr, 15 mins
$60 - $90 Register  
09/04/22 - 09/30/22
September: Advanced - Mo,Tu,Th - 6:30 pm - 2 hrs
$60 - $90 Register  
09/04/22 - 09/30/22
September: Intermediate - Tu,We,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr, 30 mins
$60 - $90 Register  

Wilson Barracudas Swim Meets

Wilson
10/1/22 - 2/25/23
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Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MetroBranchNon-Member
8/16/22 8/17/22 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
10/01/22
Anderson Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
10/15/22
Foothills Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
11/05/22
Columbia Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
11/12/22
Beaufort Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
11/19/22
Greenwood Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
12/03/22
Hartsville Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
12/10/22
Columbia Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
12/17/22
Jingle Jam Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
01/21/23
Greenwood Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
01/28/23
Coastal Swim Meet - Sa
$20 Registration
Closed
02/24/23 - 02/25/23
Hartsville Swim Meet (Championships) - Fr,Sa
$40 Registration
Closed