News
Mar 26, 2019 - Register Today for the 2019 MCE Youth Tri!
Jan 25, 2019 - Minnetonka Aquatics Lifeguard Classes
Nov 12, 2018 - Minnetonka Swim Club Achieves Level 4 Club Recognition!
The Minnetonka Swim Club has achieved a ?Level 4? ranking in the USA Swimming Club Recognition Program! Designed by USA Swimming's National Club Development Committee, this voluntary program present...
Jun 20, 2018 - Minnetonka Aquatics Beach Safety Days - June 26-28
Mar 1, 2018 - Minnetonka Aquatics Lifeguard Classes and Employment
May 17, 2017 - Minnetonka Swim Club Achieves "Level 3" Ranking
The Minnetonka Swim Club has achieved a "Level 3" ranking in the USA Swimming Club Recognition Program! The Club Recognition Program is designed to recognize clubs developing strong, stable, financi...
Mar 1, 2017 - Erich Welton Named Head Coach of Minnetonka Swim Club
We are excited to announce today the hiring of Erich Welton as the next Head Coach of the Minnetonka Swim Club. Erich has been a member of our staff since early 2014 and has served for most of that t...
Dec 28, 2016 - Tim Daly, Long-time Skipper Head Coach Passes
Minnetonka High School Swimming and Diving Community It is with sadness that we say goodbye to Coach Tim Daly who passed away on Saturday, Dec. 24 after a three year battle with cancer. Tim was the H...
Dec 9, 2016 - Welcome Mamie Haas, Office Assistant
Welcome Mamie Haas After nearly five years as our Aquatics Office Assistant Beth Wyer has decided to move on from her position. She has done a wonderful job supporting the families, staff, and volunt...
Dec 1, 2016 - Minnetonka Aquatics Inclement Weather Policy
Attention Minnetonka Aquatics Families, As we enter into the winter months please be aware that in the event of inclement weather our programming may be effected. When such weather occurs, emails wil...
Jun 20, 2016 - Minnetonka Aquatics Offers Free Community Beach Safety Events
Summer has arrived! Are your kids prepared to play safely in the water? Join Minnetonka Aquatics in partnership with Abbey's Hope and Hennepin County Emergency Management for interactive activit...
Feb 24, 2016 - Lifeguard Training Classes - REGISTER NOW!
Red Cross Lifeguard Training We will be offering 2 lifeguard training sessions in the spring of 2016 on the following dates: March 17-20 (all dates required to attend, additional online portion co...
Oct 28, 2015 - Minnetonka Aquatics Lifeguard Training Class!
Minnetonka Swim Club! This November/December Minnetonka Aquatics will be offering Red Cross Lifeguard Training. Our rigorous training program produces the highest quality guards in the metro! Succes...
Oct 14, 2015 - Masters Coach, Barb Scouler, Inducted into MN Masters Hall of Fame!
Our very own Minnetonka Masters Head Coach, Barb Scouler, was inducted into the Minnesota Masters Swimming Hall of Fame at the October 10 th Minnesota Masters Meeting. Some of Barb?s many accompli...
Apr 30, 2015 - Additional LG Class Offered in June - Registration NOW OPEN
Red Cross Lifeguard Training We will be offering one lifeguard training course in the Summer of 2015 on the following dates. June 9-14 (all dates required to attend) ?We must have a minimum of six reg...
Feb 3, 2015 - REGISTER NOW! March Lifeguard Training
Red Cross Lifeguard Training We will be offering lifeguard training in the spring of 2015 on the following dates: March 13-15, 21-22 (all dates required to attend) May 2015 (dates TBD) The Lifeguard...
Oct 13, 2014 - Aquatics schedule changes due to MEA (10/16-19)
Please remember the following changes will be made this week due to MEA: Thursday, October 16-No Lessons Saturday, October 18-No Lessons, Rec Team or Lap/Open Swim Sunday, October 19- No Lessons or La...
Oct 13, 2014 - Minnetonka coaches honored by Minnesota State High School Coaches Association
Coach Dan Berve was among the state championship coaches recognized on Saturday, October 11 by the Minnesota State High School Coaches Association. Members of all high school sporting activities are...
Jul 23, 2014 - Minnetonka Swim Club sums up success at MRCs
Jul 23, 2014 - Beach Safety Day a Success!
Minnetonka Aquatics held its first Beach Safety day on June 27. The day was a lot of fun for everyone: take a look! 1 Water Safety Day - Excelsior Beach from Nolan Sinkler on Vimeo .
Jul 15, 2014 - Minneapolis/St. Paul in top 20 swim cities in country
Ann Arbor, Michigan, is the best swim city in America, according to a new study commissioned by USA Swimming and leading swimwear brand Speedo. The community claimed the highest aggregate score in ca...
Jul 15, 2014 - Minnetonka's Athletes excel at C Finals
Minnetonka Athletes in Action at C Finals Minnetonka Swim Club athletes did a GREAT job at C finals last weekend: Check out these numbers! 47 ? The number of teams at C finals 3 ? The number of ...
Jul 7, 2014 - Minnetonka Aquatics llfeguards featured in KSTP story about new lifeguard laws
Minnetonka Aquatics lifeguards were featured in KSTP's story about new lifeguard laws. The story, reported by Ellen Galles, states: A new state law (effective in January) for lifeguards aims to save l...
Jul 4, 2014 - Swim Club Registration Opens for Shortcourse Season
Registration Information for the 2014-2015 Short Course Season! Current Athletes Registration will open July 2, 2014 for all current athletes with the Minnetonka Swim Club. Below is some important in...
Jun 24, 2014 - Join us for FUN and BEACH SAFETY June 27
Join Minnetonka Aquatics at Excelsior Commons Beach on June 27 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM for FUN and to learn about BEACH SAFETY. Details are below.
Jun 18, 2014 - No back-lot access at MMW until further notice
Please note the back parking lot at MMW will be under construction until further notice. There will be no access to the back parking lot or the pool door. Please park in the main parking lot, enter a...
Jun 10, 2014 - Minnetonka Masters Support Habitat for Humanity
Minnetonka Masters Support Habitat for Humanity On Saturday, May 31 st our Masters Group organized a Habitat for Humanity project here in the Twin Cities. Two groups of volunteers each worked at a...
Jun 10, 2014 - Be a Part of the World's Largest Swimming Lesson
June 20 2014 10:00 - 11:00 Join us for a record-breaking event! Let's make history and fill the pool! On June 20th, Abbey's Hope will be participating in The World's Largest Swimming Lesson and we a...
May 27, 2014 - Summer Training for Non-Club High School Swimmers Available
Attention High School Swimmers! If you are currently not training and would like to get back in shape prior to the start of next fall's season, Minnetonka Aquatics is again offering a summer training ...
May 21, 2014 - Vote for Skippers as #1 now through May 30
The MHS Girls Athletic Program has been voted #1 in Minnesota and is now in the running for the Top Girls Athletic program in a national USA Today poll. Voting is open through May 30 . There is no li...
May 19, 2014 - Sara Goff named Head Coach of Minnetonka Swim Club
We are excited to announce Sara Goff as the next Head Coach of the Minnetonka Swim Club. Sara joined the Minnetonka Aquatics staff in 2011 and since then has worked with nearly all of the Swim Club's...
May 14, 2014 - Minnetonka selects Elsmore Swim Shops as preferred vendor
On Monday, Minnetonka named Elsmore Swim Shops as a preferred vendor for all Minnetonka Aquatics programs. This partnership supports preferred pricing to meet our needs within the swim club (for club...
May 8, 2014 - Wyer Minnetonka's Scholar Athlete of the Year
Skippers? swimmer Isabel Wyer was awarded Minnetonka?s Athlete of the Year at Wednesday?s (May 7 2014) Senior Awards ceremony. The honor is awarded to the senior female athlete who has demonstrated ex...
May 8, 2014 - Lau, Shelstad named to Central Zone Camp
Minnetonka Swim Club athletes Corey Lau and John Shelstad are among the seven MN swimmers selected to attend the Central Zone Select Camp. They continue to achieve success as elite swimmers: As a 9 th...
May 8, 2014 - Minnetonka focuses on Learn To Swim with Make A Splash partnership
With the renovation of the MMW pool as a Teaching Pool, Minnetonka is prepared to take full advantage of its three-year partnership with USA Swimming?s Make A Splash program. Make a Splash educates pa...
May 7, 2014 - Anchor Club Board Members Recognized for Service
Two Anchor Club board members were recognized for their contributions to the aquatics community. Mark Ambrosen is the 2014 recipient of USA Swimming?s ConocoPhillips Outstanding Service Award. Each...
May 1, 2014 - Minnetonka Anchor Club Donates to MMW Renovation
The Minnetonka Anchor Club continued to support facility development and renovation with a $25,000 donation to the school district. Vice President Bob Houghton and Treasurer Barb McGonigle presented t...
Apr 30, 2014 - Triathlon Clinic May 10--Sign up now!
Thinking about doing a triathlon or open water swim this summer and you're looking for some tips? Register for Minnetonka Masters? Triathlon/Open Water Clinic! What: Triathlon/Open Water Clinic Date:...
Apr 15, 2014 - Masters swimmers set new state records
Last weekend at the Masters State Meet at St. Thomas, a quartet of Minnetonka Masters swimmers set a total of five new state records! Paul Poitevent, Carrie Stolar, Scott Nillisen and Barb Scouler sma...
Apr 11, 2014 - MMW Pool Open House (Apr 13) Cancelled
We're so disappointed... The Minnetonka Aquatics MMW Pool Open House scheduled for this Sunday, April 13 has been cancelled. A new water tower recently installed by the city of Chanhassen has affected...
Apr 10, 2014 - Minnetonka Swim Club Athletes at the Olympic Training Center!
During spring break 24 Minnetonka Swim Club athletes and 4 Coaches traveled to the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado for a training trip! In the 7 days we were there we stayed on c...
Mar 31, 2014 - Minnetonka Aquatics offices closed for spring break
Please note that all Minnetonka Aquatics offices will be closed from Thursday, March 27 through Thursday, April 3. Beth Wyer elizabeth.wyer@minnetonka.k12.mn.us will be in the office on Friday, Apri...
Mar 30, 2014 - Spring Break: Open/Lap swim schedule
SPRING BREAK OPEN/LAP SWIM SCHEDULE FRIDAY, MARCH 28 LAP SWIM: 12:00 PM-2:00 PM OPEN SWIM: 2:00 PM-4:00 PM Location: MME MONDAY, MARCH 31 LAP SWIM: 12:00 PM-2:00 PM OPEN SWIM: 2:00 PM-4:...
Mar 23, 2014 - Spring: Open/Lap swim schedule
SPRING OPEN/LAP SWIM SCHEDULE SATURDAYS (Saturday, March 22-Saturday, June 14) LAP SWIMMING: 12:00 PM-3:00 PM Come practice your skills! OPEN SWIM: 3:00 PM-5:30 PM Swimming fun for the whole family!...
Mar 3, 2014 - Dan Berve appointed Minnetonka Aquatics Director
Minnetonka School District is proud to announce the appointment of Dan Berve as Minnetonka Aquatics Director. He will be responsible for the management and coordination of Minnetonka Aquatics communit...
Feb 23, 2014 - Skippers section victors: qualify 15 events for State
Minnetonka?s swim & dive team overcame an early lead by Eden Prairie to emerge the section champions on Saturday at the Art Downey center. By the end of the meet, Minnetonka had qualified 15 individua...
Feb 16, 2014 - Skippers set six new records at JV meet
Minnetonka?s JV team arrived at the pool Saturday ready to swim their best in the JV Championship meet, and achieved success with personal best times and six new meet records. The fast times continue...
Feb 12, 2014 - New Learn to Swim Classes Added!!
Attention Learn-to-Swim Families ! A new 5 week class schedule has been added and is now open for registration! These classes will begin Tuesday, February 18 and will run every Tuesday and Thursday un...
Feb 11, 2014 - Minnetonka Swim Club New Swimmer Evaluation Information
Attention Minnetonka Learn-to-Swim and Rec Team Families As Minnetonka Swim Club is wrapping up our short course season and gearing up for our long course season we are setting up evaluations for any...
Feb 10, 2014 - National Group Swimmer John Shelstad in the News!
Minnetonka Swim Club National Group swimmer, John Shelstad, was one of twelve swimmers highlighted in SwimSwam?s The Weekly Wonders of Age Group Swimming article on February 6, 2014. John is one of...
Feb 1, 2014 - Open swim now available Saturdays at MMW
MINNETONKA AQUATICS is now offering open and lap swimming in our newly renovated Minnetonka Middle School West pool! SATURDAYS (Saturday, January 25-Saturday, March 15) LAP SWIMMING: 11:45 AM-2:45 PM ...
Jan 27, 2014 - Skipper Boys take True Team State
True team swimming meets are all about depth and that plays right into the strength of the Minnetonka boys swimming and diving team. On Saturday, Jan. 25 t he Skippers rallied their depth to win th...
Dec 22, 2013 - Minnetonka Swim Club Achieves USA Swimming Recognition
Minnetonka was one of four Minnesota clubs to achieve recognition in USA Swimming?s Club Excellence program , and one of three to achieve Bronze Medal status. The program recognizes up to 200 clubs a...
Dec 9, 2013 - Minnetonka Masters Swim for Foodshelf
Thanksgiving was truly a day of sharing for Master swimmers. Minnetonka coaches Barb Scouler and Carrie Stolar weren?t sure what to expect when they began to spread the word that the pool would be op...