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The Belwood Dolphins swim team is comprised of children, ages 5 to 18, living in and around the Belwood neighborhood of Los Gatos, California.

Belwood has been part of the Valley Cabana Swim League (VCSL) since 1999. The other teams in the league include: Almaden Country Club, Los Paseos Aquatic Club, Montevideo, Oaktree Park Swim Team and Silver Creek Country Club.

The season begins in mid-April with tryouts for new members and ends in late July with the VCSL Champs meet. Practie is held up to 5 days a week at the Belwood Cabana pool in the afternoon while school is in session and in the mornings once summver vacation is underway. Our first swim meet is time trials in early June followed by five dual meets against the five other teams in the league.

Registration for the 2017 Season opens Feb 1, 2017.

Champs 2016 Wrap Up

We had some great indivdiual performances yesterday at the 2016 VCSL Champs swim meet with several Belwood records broken and 39 Belwood Dolphins swimming their best times in all three of their events!

All results can be found under the Swim Meets tab on the Champs Swim Meet event page.

New Belwood Records:

Girls 7 & 8 25 yard freestyle record:
--Previous record held by Stephanie Scannell from 2003: 15.67 sec
--New Record by Sarah Applebaum: 15.56 sec

Boys 11 & 12 50 yard fly record
--Previous record held by Joseph Sandoval from 2014, 28.59 sec
--New Record by Kyle Woo: 27.51 sec

Boys 11 & 12 100 yard IM:
--Previous record held by Colin Mahin-Ayers from 1993, 1:05.36
--New Record by Kyle Woo: 1:05.18 min

Boys 11 & 12 50 yard freestyle record:
--Previous record held by Kirk Nordenstrom from 1984, 26.28
--New Record by Kyle Woo: 25.81 seconds

Congratulations to Sarah and Kyle for their awesome swims at Champs!!!

Key Dates:
February 1, 2017: Registration for the 2017 Belwood Dolphins Swim Season
July 22, 2017: 2017 Champs Date. It is mandatory that all Belwood swimmers attend.
June 3, 2017: 2017 Time Trials
July 1, 2017: By-week. No swim meet