Summer Youth Swim Team
acac Dolphin Summer Swim Team
acac Dolphin Summer Swim team takes place at the acac Waterpark at 200 Four Seasons Drive. Our summer youth swim team is open to any acac member, acac preschool student, and/or acac summer camper who is enrolled in 8 or more weeks of camp. Participants must be able to swim 25 yards unassisted and tread water for 30 seconds. acac is a member of the Jefferson Swim League and participates in Division One. acac Summer Swim Team coaches are dedicated to helping swimmers improve in all four competitive strokes in a fun and supportive environment. To be eligible to participate in JSL meets, swimmers must be five years old by May 31, 2017.
Swim Team Open House
All interested swimmers and their families are invited to attend an informational open house on Saturday, May 13, from 4:00-5:30pm, at the acac Waterpark. Meet the coaches, have questions answered, tour the Waterpark, order your team suit, and more!
Save $25 when you register by Thursday, June 1. Prices below reflect this Early Bird Special!
One Swimmer | $180
Two Swimmers | $320
Three Swimmers | $440
Four Swimmers | $560
Five Swimmers | $680
Registration is available online! Click here to get started. If you need assistance creating a new log-in, contact a Membership Coordinator.
Albemarle Square: 434-978-3800 | Downtown: 434-984-3800
***In order for your child to participate in swim meets, the JSL Registration Form should be filled out and returned to Coach Helen Dixon. Click here for pdf of the registration form.
2017 Practice Schedule
Meets and practices are NOT mandatory. We offer different practice times to accommodate your scheduling needs. Please let Coach Helen know your swimmer’s meet availability.
No Practice Monday, May 29 (Memorial Day) and Tuesday, July 4
May 22 – June 9
Pre-season Monday – Friday
4:30 – 5:00pm- 8 years old and under*
5:00 – 5:30pm- 8 years old and under*
5:30 – 6:30pm- 9-10 year olds
6:30 – 7:45pm- 11 year olds and up
*8 and under swimmers may attend either practice
Saturday, June 10 | Practice Meet | 8:30-10:00am
Mainly for new swimmers and parents
June 12 – July 26 | Main Practices (Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays)
7:30 – 8:45am Blue 6-8 year olds*
7:30 – 9:00am- Blue 9-12 year olds*
7:30 – 9:00am- 13 year olds and up
8:30 – 9:45am- 11-12 year olds
8:30 – 9:45am- 9-10 year olds
8:30 – 9:40am- 7-8 year olds
9:15 – 10:00am- 6 year olds and under
*Previous USA Swimming experience or coaches recommendation required to be eligible to participate in either group.
Thursdays, 9:00-10:00am Game Days for all swimmers who are eligible to compete in swim meets.
NOTE: Thursday afternoon activities may be scheduled between 1:00-4:00pm. Information will be sent out
in the weekly newsletter.
June 12 – July 26 | Afternoon Practices (Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays)
5:15 – 6:15pm- 5-8 year olds
5:15 – 6:30pm- 9-10 year olds
6:15 – 8:00pm- 11 year olds and up
Stroke, Starts, and Turn Clinics | Saturday, June 17-Saturday, July 22 | 8:45 – 10:00am
open to all swimmers eligible to swim in swim meets.
2017 Meet Schedule
June 14 | Home vs Lake Monticello
June 21 | Home vs Fairview
June 28 | Home vs Crozet (Senior Night)
July 5 | Away @ Forest Lakes
July 12 | Away @ Fry’s Spring Beach Club
July 19 | Away @ Boar’s Head
JSL Championship Swim Meet | Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29 at Fork Union Military Academy.
Dolphin Developmental Team
New this year, acac is offering a developmental swim team. This program is perfect for the young swimmer who is interested in swim team, but not ready for full participation in the team. This program bridges the gap between swim lessons and swim team. Perfect for the swim team swimmer who just needs a little more knowledge and skills related to starts, strokes, and turns. Participants must be able to swim 10 yards unassisted and tread water for 10 seconds.
Dates | June 12 through July 21
Days | Monday/Tuesday/Friday
Times | 10:00am-10:30am
Cost | $150
Click here to receive updates about swim team via email!