Who is OTAC?
Orem Timpanogos Aquatic Club is a
year-round swim club. The aim of the team includes
helping swimmers improve their swimming abilities, develop
stroke technique, strength, and endurance. OTAC hopes
that as swimmers participate, they will have fun, learn to swim
better, make good friends, become more fit, and learn lifelong
skills of setting goals, teamwork, and the value of hard work
How much does your program
Annual USA Swimming Registration fee: $100
(non-refundable paid to USA Swimming)
Beginning Swimmer: $55/month
Multiple siblings discount
How good do you need to
Swim Team Minimum Requirement: Can
swim 25 yards doing freestyle and backstroke and coach approval.
Experience in Breaststroke and Butterfly is preferred. Proficiency
in each stroke is not required. Coaches look for ability to endure
1 hour workouts and current space available in appropriate workout
For more information on workout groups,
How old do you have to
We take swimmers of all ages from beginner
6 and under up to our masters program over 18.
How often do you
Beginning swim team swimmers are required
to attend a minimum of 3 days a week. Intermediate and
advanced workout groups swim at least 5 days a week
What does my swimmer need to bring to a
Wear a swimsuit and goggles. Bring a
towel. Long hair should be tied back.
What happens at
Swimmers will be asked to swim one length
of the pool in Freestyle and Backstroke, they may be asked to do
Breaststroke and Butterfly. Proficiency in each stroke is not
required. Coaches will be looking for the swimmers endurance
level. Coaches will then make a recommendation and once you have
approval you may go online at: otacswimming.com and register with
the appropriate team.
How does my swimmer
Each new swimmer must have an evaluation
done before registering. Once the evaluation is done you can go
online at: otacswimming.com and click the register button and
register for the team you were approved for. To sign up for an
evaluation please click
What swim equipment do I
All teams need goggles, swim cap, kick
Advanced teams need buoy,
It is helpful to have extra goggles, cap,
and swimsuit in your swim bag in case you forget one.
Do we have to compete in
The only team that doesn't compete in meets
is our White 1 team. All other teams compete in meets. We require
at least 1 meet per quarter for our beginning teams and 2 or more
per quarter for our intermediate and advanced teams.
When and Where is
Orem Fitness Center 580 W. 165 S. -