Come swim with us! Aquatics covers a range of swimming skills. Special Olympics athletes train and compete in short sprints, distance swimming and relays in a variety of different strokes. Athletes train for 8 to 10 weeks and then compete in a swim meet in the Spring and Winter.

aquatics

There are three levels to our swimming programs:

Beginner: Must be able to doggie paddle the length of the pool or can only swim 25 yards and needs to improve swimming skills
Intermediate: Can swim 25 yards without assistance and without stopping
Advanced: Can swim 50 yards or more.

Oak Hills HS
January – April

Saturdays

Beginners: 3 pm–3:45 pm

Intermediate / Advanced: 4 pm–4:45 pm

Sycamore HS
January – April

Saturdays

Beginners: 3:15 pm– 4:00 pm

Intermediate / Advanced: 4 pm–5 pm

ME Lyons YMCA
Year-round

Saturdays

Mornings (Time Varies)

Xavier University
January – April

Saturdays

All Levels: 11 am–12 pm

Gamble Nippert YMCA
September – May

Mondays

All Levels: 3 pm–4 pm

Blue Ash YMCA
January – April & September – November

Saturdays

Beginners: 4 pm–4:45 pm

Intermediate / Advanced: 5 pm–5:45 pm

Great Miami Valley YMCA
Year Round

Saturdays (Time Varies)

For specific times/locations please view our calendar.  If interested in participating please fill out an athlete interest form.  For more information please contact our Assistant Program Director.