The Aiken-Augusta Swim League (ASL) was founded
in 1969 and is known throughout the region as a strong, year round
swim team. The ASL program is designed by professional
coaches interested in helping develop successful people who swim
well. We offer a guided age-group youth program for children
age 6 and up, from the beginning swimmer to the most competitive
and skilled swimmer. When a young person becomes a member of
ASL, he/she learns the values of sportsmanship and team work.
Swimming, through the Aiken-Augusta Swim League, provides physical,
emotional and intellectual skills that will last a
The Aiken-Augusta Swim League is a United States
Swimming (USAS) affiliated team. We welcome competitive
swimmers and will help and encourage them to reach their full
potential as swimmers and people.
swimming as an important part of the overall development of a young
boy or girl. Besides the most obvious benefit of physical
conditioning, swimming fosters the personal discipline required to
persevere; the confidence-building of progress in competition, the
social growth from travel and learning to accept winning and losing
with equal grace; and the sense of values joined from competing as
both an individual and a team member.
The ASL program strives
to instill in young swimmers an understanding of, and appreciation
for such concepts as high self-esteem, personal accountability,
constructive self-motivation, goal setting and goal achievement as
these ideas relate to their success in training and in
competition. It is our belief that the process of achieving
is as significant as realizing the achievement
At each level of the ASL
program, swimmers are instructed to strive for excellence.
Excellence in this sense represents the achievement of that level
at which you know that you have done your utmost to become the
best you are capable of becoming. This philosophy is
consistent throughout the program for every swimmer. We want
every swimmer to swim to the best of their own ability and seek the
opportunity to attain the level of excellence to which their desire
and ability will move them. We believe swimmers and their
parents alike should enjoy swimming and remember it as a positive
Need information on how to join ASL?