is a year round non-profit swimming club, sanctioned by USA
Swimming, that offers professional coaching and technique training
for all ages and abilities.
Northern Aquatic Club was created to provide the opportunity and
accessibility for members to reach their goals, through self
discipline, consistency, commitment and hard work as swimmers and
As a competitive swim team, practices
and competitions are designed to be fun and challenging. Club
members are taught all four competitive strokes (free, back, breast
and fly) as well as starts, turns and underwater
Our desire is to be a top New Mexico swim
team, while developing national and collegiate level competitive
swimmers. Our swimmers have successfully competed in local, state
and regional competitions. Many are working toward competing at the
club emphasizes: teamwork, integrity, sportsmanship, respect,
empathy, community, friendship and citizenship.
Through their experiences as students, teammates,
leaders and ambassadors, our swimmers are faced with lots of
situations that test their ability to win gracefully, lead
enthusiastically, overcome adversity, be inclusive, act in good
faith, and to represent their team, their family and USA swimming.
These are the moments that test their true resolve and help them
build the skills and attributes that will last a lifetime.
coaches, as members of the American Swimming Coaches Association,
have access to the most comprehensive training and certification
program for youth coaches of any sport in the USA.
Coach Miguel (Migs) Castillo won NM Coach of
the Year in 2015. He was voted by 100+
ASCA member coaches from NM for this very prestigious award. His
exceptional coaching also earned him
coaching spots as the NM “10 and Under”
Coach for Team New Mexico for Western Zones Summer
2015, 2016 and now in