Sussex County YMCA

Competitive Swimming & Sports

Swordfish YMCA/USA 2017-2018

Competitive swim teams for ages 6-18.
Prerequisite: Proficient at swimming the backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly and freestyle in proper technique.Practices concentrate on improving technique, starts, turns, endurance and speed, dryland exercises and stretching. Team members will compete in dual meets against other YMCA teams in our league. Team members will be registered with USA Swimming, and have the opportunity to compete in invitationals that include teams from the state of NJ, not just YMCAs.

Swimmers who meet qualifying times during the season will be eligible to attend YMCA and USA championship meets.

Short Course Season
September 5, 2017-March 2018

Try-out Fees: $10 per swimmer. No need to tryout if you were on any of our 2017 summer programs: Stay in Shape, Long Course season and our Summer swim team. YOU MUST REGISTER AHEAD OF TIME- SPACE AT EACH SESSION IS LIMITED. NO WALK-INS PLEASE.

Try-out Registration Forms


Swimmers 6-8 years old

Swimmers 9-12 years old

Swimmers 13-18 years old

Try Out Info Sheet

Facility Membership required.
For more information please contact Ray Gaffney, Competitive Swim Director at 973 209 9622 ext 224.