Frederick Area Swim Team :

Mission and Philosophy:

The Frederick Area Swim Team (FAST) offers a competitive youth swim program for swimmers ages 5 to 18 in Frederick County, Maryland and surrounding areas.

FAST is a member of Maryland Swimming, Inc. and United States Swimming (USS) and is a registered non-profit organization.

FAST has been founded on the premise of excellence in instruction and commitment to the athlete. The FAST program promotes sportsmanship, team spirit, responsibility, and individual achievement to the level of excellence desired by and within the physical abilities of each swimmer.

FAST is committed to providing a safe environment for all its members with the welfare of its athlete members as top priority. FAST adheres to SAFE SPORT athlete protection policies and has implemented the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP) as required by U.S. Center for SafeSport and USA Swimming.

FAST will develop each swimmer to their full potential.

* To provide children from the ages of 5 to 18 the opportunity to train for and compete at all levels of competitive swimming.
* To achieve the highest level of performance by the swimmer within the physical potential of the athlete.
* To provide professional instruction of the competitive swimming strokes.
* To instill in each FAST swimmer sportsmanship, self-discipline, commitment, and leadership.

FAST is COPPA compliant. Websites that are collecting information from children under the age of thirteen are required to comply with Federal Trade Commission ( FTC ) Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
More information on COPPA can be found at

SAFE SPORT coordinator for FAST is Sarah Wirth

More information can be found at

PO BOX 3673
Frederick, MD 21705
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