Welcome to the YMCA of
Youngstown "Neptunes" Swim Team!
The Neptune swim team is a year-round competitive
swim team offering high quality professional coaching and technique
instruction for all ages and abilities. The goal of our team is to
provide every swimmer an opportunity to improve swimming skills and
achieve success at his or her level of ability. All of our coaches
have access to the most comprehensive training and certification
program for youth coaches of any sport in the United States. They
provide assurances that the time children spend in swimming will be
The Neptune season typically runs from September
through February, although swimmers who qualify for championship
meets will continue to practice in March. Practices are held at the
Central YMCA, with varying practice times for each age/ability
level. There are six dual meets scheduled throughout the season,
which are held on Saturdays between October and January, and the
team competes against other YMCA swim teams. A Divisional
Championship meet takes place in early February for all team
members, and those who qualify for the League Championship meet
will compete in early March.
Swimmers also have the opportunity to compete in
YMCA invitational meets, as well as USA Swimming meets during the
season. Participation in these meets is optional and requires
additional meet entry fees.
The Y Neptunes compete in the North East
Ohio YMCA Swim League, and are also affiliated with USA
17 N. Champion St.
Youngstown, Ohio 44503