The Attleboro Y has a long-standing history of swimmers who have achieved personal and national excellence as part of the Y’s competitive swim program. Through the Y’s Tsunami Swim Team and the Synchronettes synchronized swim program, young swimmers strive to meet personal and team goals, learn the value of hard work, and to enjoy spirited competition.

 Competitive Swim – Fall 2017


Tsunami Swim Team

Ages 5-18

The Tsunami Swim Team is a competitive program for swimmers aged five to 18 years old. The YMCA’s swim team program offers a variety of options for swimmers of all skill levels—from beginners looking to improve their strokes to dedicated swimmers with national qualifying aspirations. The team competes in the Y SENECY swim league and US Swimming. The team is based at the Y’s Downtown Branch. For more information, email the coaches at swimteam@attleboroymca.org or call 508-409-0765.swim-girls-dive

Short-Course Season: September 11 – March

Long-Course Season: April-August

Location: Downtown Branch

Swim Team Levels

Age Group I (ages 5-7)

Should be able to swim 25 yards non-stop front crawl with rotary breathing. Swimmers will spend time further developing their stroke skills, learning starts and turns, and building their endurance. Opportunities to compete in YMCA and USS swim meets. It’s recommended they attend 2-3 practices a week and one dryland practice.

$98 per month

Age Group II (ages 8-10)

Should have 1-3 years of swim experience and understand all four strokes. Must be able to swim 25 yards non-stop front crawl with rotary breathing and know basic back and breast strokes. Swimmers will spend time further developing their stroke skills, learning starts and turns, and building their endurance. Opportunities to compete in YMCA and USS swim meets.It’s recommended they attend 2-3 practices a week and one dryland practice.

$103 per month

Juniors (ages 11-13)

Should have 3-5 years of swim experience and understand all four strokes. Must be able to swim 25 yards non-stop front crawl with rotary breathing and know basic back and breast strokes. It is recommended they attend 3-5 practices a week with one dryland practice. Opportunities to compete in YMCA and USS swim meets.

$124 per month

Seniors (ages 14-18)

Should have 3-5 years of swim experience and understand all four strokes. Must be able to swim 25 yards non-stop front crawl with rotary breathing and know basic back and breast strokes. As a team, the seniors will be looked up to and asked to lead group exercies and routines for team building. Opportunities to compete in YMCA and USS swim meets.

$134 per month

Register at the Attleboro YMCA’s Welcome Center.


Pre-Competitive Training Group

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Swim Lesson – Stage 6 – Stroke Mechanics

Ages: 6 & up

Not ready for swim team yet? This is an opportunity to move from a weekly swim lesson to multiple swim opportunities each week. Over the course of the session, you will build stamina and get ready to join a team in the future. Requirement: Must be able to swim one length of pool, overarm freestyle with rotary breathing.

Swimmers can choose any two times below to swim each week.
TUE 4:30 p.m.
TUE 7:00 p.m.
THU 7:00 p.m.
SAT 9:00 a.m.

Pleasant Street Branch

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Waves Intramural Team

Swim Lesson – Stage 6 – Stroke Mechanics

This introduction to competitive swimming refines stroke technique on all four competitive strokes, builds endurance, and encourages swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle. Program meets twice a week, but participants may choose to swim once or twice per week.

WED & FRI 4:00-5:00 p.m.
Downtown

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