Welcome to Riptide Aquatics
Riptide Aquatics invites swimmers of all
levels to participate. This swim program is competitive for
youths ages 5 and older. The club, which is registered with Florida
Swimming and USA Swimming,
trains at the Gandy Pool at the Kelly Recreation Center and at
Simpson Park in Lakeland.
Practices are year round at
Aquatic Complex Monday through
Thursday from 5:00-7:00 p.m.; Fridays 5:00-6:30 p.m.; and Saturdays
8:00-10:00 a.m. During the summer the club has dual
practices for advanced swimmers-mornings at Simpson
Aquatic Complex and evenings at
To join the team, swimmers must be able to
demonstrate that they can swim 25 yards freestyle with some degree
of success. The club teaches competitive strokes.
Swimmers are divided by ages and development for training. The club
competes in Florida swim meets in Central and West Central Florida.
Summer swim team opportunities are offered in April through August
for novice swimmers.
Costs include an annual $75 fee to USA Swimming. In addition, there
are monthly dues and a one-time registration fee of $20.00 per
family.Please contact Coach Lee via
email at firstname.lastname@example.org for additonal