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 Competitive Swimming


Michigan Lakeshore Aquatics is a Club-Member of USA Swimming.  It's training and competition home is the Holland Community Aquatic Center based in Holland, MI.  In 2021, MLA was recognized by USA Swimming as a Silver Medal Club (top-100 program nationally) for it's fourth consecutive year!   

(Click for program results.)



The Basics

In this section, you will learn the basics of what the MLA program is all about.  You will find information is this link about the different swim seasons, team pricing, practice & competition expectations, and explanations of the MLA practice groups.    Click here for more

Practices & Policies

In this section, you will find more information regarding team policies including travel-trip policy, electronic communication policy, etc. as well as some simple guides to the way MLA practices work.  Click here for more.  

Swim Meets

Check out this section for details regarding attending and hosting swim meets.    Click here for more.

Ready to join us?

Excellent!  We welcome you to join us for practice any Tuesday evening at 6:15pm for an evaluation.  Once evaluated, your swimmer will be placed in their appropriate training group.  We invite you to spend a week or so in practice with us before registering or giving payment of any kind.  We are committed to making sure MLA is a good fit for your family and swimmer.  If you would like your swimmer evaluated, please contact us in any of the following ways:

Email Coach, Ian Townsend at [email protected], or you may also call or leave a message with the front desk staff at the Holland Community Aquatic Center that you would like to attend an evaluation on a date of your choosing.  

Upon arrival to the Holland Community Aquatic Center, simply head to the front desk and the attendent will either head you in the right direction or they will contact a coach for your assistance.  




Past Club Excellence Program results: (Click the medals below to see results by year).


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