City of Charleston's Southern Marlins Racing Team (SMRT) formed in
1984 as the City of Charleston Swim Team (CCST). In 2004 CCST
merged with the Summerville Marlins Racing Team and adopted the
Southern Marlins Racing Team name.
known throughout the area as a first class year-round competitive
swimming program. We offer a guided age group program for
children aged six and up, and can accommodate all levels from
novice swimmers into competition at the local, state, zone and
national levels. When a young person becomes a member of
SMRT, we teach them the values of sportsmanship and teamwork.
SMRT's coaching staff constantly works with every swimmer to
improve their skills and endurance as a competitive athlete.
Our program helps to provide physical, emotional, and intellectual
skills that will last a lifetime.
Our Mission: The City of Charleston Southern Marlins
Racing Team is a competitive swim team that is dedicated to the
development of exceptional citizens and exceptional
Our Vision: The City of Charleston Southern Marlins
Racing Team is a competitive swim team committed to achieving
excellence and advancing the sport of swimming through our
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