Join CIA


Central Iowa Aquatics takes the love of swimming to the next level with a year-round competitive program.  Whether your child is fresh out of swim lessons or an experienced competitive swimmer, CIA offers five levels of developmental swimming.  As a CIA swimmer, your child will receive professional training in a competitive team environment. 

For more information contact us @ 305-586-1149  or

Swim Groups

Swimmers are placed in training groups which correspond to their age, experience, achievement and goals. No tryouts necessary. Our goal is to develop each athlete to the best of his/her abilities. If you have questions about which training group is correct for your swimmer(s), please email us at h

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Team Quick Facts

  1. CIA is a year-round program broken into two seasons.
  2. 5 pools are used by CIA in the Des Moines area. See the current practice schedule for times and locations.
  3. CIA offers month-to-month and annual fee payment options. Find out more about fees.
  4. Equipment varies by level and can be purchased at Elsmore Swim Shop
  5. CIA is a parent-run organization and depends on parent volunteers throughout the years. Learn more about our volunteer requirements.  

We would love to have your child as part of our team! Please contact us at 305-586-1149 or  h