GSC is a
non-profit organization founded by parents of swimmers in 1973. GSC
cooperation with Parks and Recreation
to provide a year-round competitive swim program
youth of Juneau. GSC is partially funded by the citizens of the
City and Borough of Juneau
sales tax revenues. GSC provides the remainder of the necessary
dues and fund raising.
sport of swimming has many benefits, including the people you and
your child will meet.
camaraderie among swimmers is unique, and many swimmers and their
friends. Swimming as a competitive sport is second to none in
development of many valuable life
skills. These include work ethic, determination, goal
management, self-improvement as a focus, risk taking, teamwork,
sportsmanship and self-discipline.
child will reap the benefits of swimming long after their
As a member club of USA Swimming, GSC has adopted its Mission and
Vision Statements and
Objectives as guiding principles.
The Glacier Swim Club exists to foster
a life-long love of swimming within Juneau’s
The Glacier Swim Club aspires to
be Juneau’s premier youth sports program, allowing
each swimmer to maximize their athletic and personal
Quality Coaching, Character Development, Team Unity, Family
Participation, Safe Positive Environment, Community Partnership,