WELCOME TO THE
GREEN BARRACUDAS SWIM
The Green Family YMCA Barracudas is a team of approximately 100
swimmers practicing at the Y at 3800 Massillon Rd., Uniontown, OH.
We are a YMCA and a USA Swimming Team
Barracudas Swim Team Member Requirements
- Swim Team Members must be members of the Akron Area YMCA.
Members may choose to also join USA Swimming.
- 8 & under swimmers must be able to swim 1 length of the
pool freestyle without stopping demonstrating some knowledge of
rotary breathing. Swimmer must be able to swim two lengths of
the pool using any stroke. Swimmer must also be able to swim
comfortably on his/her back.
- Swimmers ages 9-12 must be able to swim 2 lenghts of the pool
freestyle and backstroke without stopping demonstrating some
knowledge of rotary breathing. Swimmer should also be able to
perform a third competitive stroke. Swimmer must be able to
dive from the side of the pool, and attempt a dive from the
- Swimmers ages 13 & over must be able to swim at least 4
lengths of the pool without stopping in 2 -3 competitive
strokes demonstrating good form and rotary breathing during
freestyle. Swimmer must be able to perform a racing start
from the starting block.
- Parent volunteer requirements - parents are required to
volunteer for 3 dual meets plus our required invitational
fundraiser meet. Of course we appreciate any additioonal
volunteering you would like to do. We love our involved