CRUZ Partners
About CRUZ


PO BOX 1616,  SOQUEL, CA, 95073



Our Mission
Athlete safety and child protection are our top priorities at all times. We aim to build the most comprehensive swim program in Santa Cruz by promoting water safety, excellence at all levels, retaining the best staff, and fostering outstanding volunteer support in a family-based environment committed to improvement of mind, body, and spirit.

Our Philosophy
We promote competitive swimming through education, training, goal setting, and water safety. We work as a TEAM to achieve individual peak performances in a positive environment. We provide a progressive program that offers specific training relevant to each swimmers needs and abilities. Santa Cruz Swimming is a non profit organization which can only succeed through the support of our many parent volunteers and professional staff.

WAVES = Water Safety, Advanced Techniques, Values, Excellence, Support
W - Promote water safety in a fun, safe and exciting environment.
A - Teach advanced quality swim techniques to all athletes at all levels of ability.
V - Promote the Olympic values of sportsmanship, fair competition, and teamwork.
E - Promote each member to strive for personal excellence as the standard of improvement.
S - Assist families to understand effective ways to support their childýs swimming career.

Santa Cruz Swimming is a non-profit organization associated with United States Swimming and Pacific Swimming, and members of the Zone-1-South and Coast Valley Aquatics League. We succeed through the efforts of our many parent volunteers, quality professional staff, and aquatics supporters.