Victory Lane Aquatic Club :

 
Mission of Victory Lane Aquatic Club (VLAC)

The principle mission of VLAC is to promote a healthy lifestyle for members by incorporating core social values through swimming. Swimmers are trained to become better athletes and encouraged to become future leaders in society. VLAC creates a safe, healthy, and positive environment where swimmers can grow physically, emotionally and socially as individuals and seeks to instill the ideals of hard work, dedication, and perseverance into every swimmer.


2021-2022 VLAC Schedule
Fall Session 1 – September 1 - November 27
Winter Session 2 – November 29 – February 26
Spring Session 3 – February 28 – May 28

Spring Session Short Course Practices February 28 – April 30:
Monday/Wednesday/Friday (9 & Under) – St James 7:00 – 8:00 PM, Coach Lee
Monday/Wednesday/Friday (10 – 13) – St James 5:30 – 7:00 PM Coaches Aubrey and Shawn
Monday/Wednesday/Friday (14 – 18) – St James 4:00 – 5:30 PM Coaches Aubrey and Shawn
Tuesday/Thursday (13 & Over) – St James 7:00 – 8:30 PM Coach Mike (Parents that would like their 11-12 year old swimmers to participate in this practice should contact the head coach.)
Saturday (13 – 18) – St James 7:00 – 9:00 AM Coach Shawn (Parents that would like their 11-12 year old swimmers to participate in this practice should contact the head coach.)

Spring Session Long Course Practices May 1 - May 28:
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Long Course (9 – 12) – St James 5:30 – 7:00 PM Coaches Aubrey and Shawn
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Long Course (13 – 18) – St James 4:00 – 5:30 PM Coaches Aubrey and Shawn
Tuesday/Thursday Short Course (13 & Over) – St James 7:00 – 8:30 PM Coach Mike (Parents that would like their 11-12 year old swimmers to participate in this practice should contact the head coach.)
Saturday (13 – 18) – St James 7:00 – 9:00 AM Coach Shawn (Parents that would like their 11-12 year old swimmers to participate in this practice should contact the head coach.)


**Ages are a guideline-Swimmers will be placed in the practice that is most appropriate to their swimmer ability and practice size.
**USA Swimming Membership required for all swimmers $88 annually collected in the fall or start of the season for each swimmer.

Practice Fees:
1 practice per week - $370 - Registration for 1 day a week will not open until August 23
2 practices per week - $550
3 practices per week - $695
4 practices per week - $820
5 practices per week - $925

Pool Location: The St James, 6805 Industrial Rd, Springfield, VA 22151

Meets are optional and meet fees are collected separately on an individual meet basis. We are planning for a full meet schedule next year starting in September. The final meet schedule will be available soon.

VLAC is committed to providing a safe, healthy, and positive environment for swimmers. If you have any concerns about the safety of your swimmer with VLAC or any other Safe Sport concerns, please contact one of the following immediately.

To deal with a Safe Sport concern, contact
VLAC Safe Sport Coordinator, Head Coach Shawn Mansfield, [email protected], 703-507-4756

USA Swimming at (719) 866-4578 https://www.usaswimming.org/articles-landing-page/2017/05/08/safe-sport-report

U.S. Center for Safe Sport to make a report. Call (720) 524-5640 or use the online reporting form at https://safesport.i-sight.com/portal or find more information at http://www.uscenterforsafesport.org/)