The Swimkins Synchronized Swimming Association, Inc. was founded in 1956 by Mildred Moore, a Kensington High School Physical Education teacher. Mildred was involved with synchronized swimming and Aquatic Art. She was also a roommate of Billy MacKellar at the Aquatic conferences. Billy the most outstanding contributor to the sport of Synchronized Swimming. From 1956 - 1975 Swimkins practiced at Kensington High School and at the Humboldt, Northeast, and Expressway YMCAs. From 1975 to the 2012, they have practiced at various pools in theWilliamsville Central School District. Presently Swimkins practice at Villa Maria College and Maryvale Central School District.