Practice Groups & Fees

This developmental session is full. You may email palenciacyclones@aol .com to be notified when registration for Spring Session opens.Practices will start in early March.

2018 Palencia Fall Developmental Program - 8 weeks

Starts on August 28th and goes to October 18th.

Practice Times:

Ages 5 - 11 years old: Tuesday and Thursday  3:45 - 4:45 PM

Ages 12 - 17 years old: Tuesday and Thursday 4:45 - 5:45 PM

Practices are held at the Palencia Sweetwater pool - 1865 North Loop Parkway, St. Augustine, FL 32095


$140 for 1st swimmer

**USA Swimming Flex membership fee: $20*N*

Palencia Non-resident fee per family: $20.  This fee applies if your home is outside of Palencia's CDDs (Marshall Creek and Sweetwater).

Sibling discount: 2nd child -$110, 3rd child - $80, 4th child - $50

** If your swimmer was enrolled in Cyclones Fall, Winter, and Spring Developmental program, they will be exempt from this fee.  

Registration includes team t-shirt and team swim cap

If you have any additional questions, please email palenciacyclones@aol.com.

Now Registering!

Year Round Swim Team Practice Groups and  Fees       

Age Group I   
This is our entry level group. Swimmers must be able to swim 25 yards freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly without stopping and without assistance to try out for this group. Athletes will learn all four competitive strokes and work on stroke, start, and turn techniques. Practices are offered five times a week and swimmers are encouraged to attend at least three.
Age Group II   
Athletes in this group are usually at least 10 years old. This group is exposed to training longer with more yardage while still working on technique. Dry land training is introduced at this level and competition at meets in encouraged. Practices are offered six times a week and swimmers are encouraged to attend at least four. 
Age Group III    
Athletes entering this group must display a desire to begin training on a more committed basis and competing regularly. Training continues to emphasize stroke technique while developing and maintaining stronger aerobic endurance. Practices are offered six times a week and swimmers are encouraged to attend at least five.

 Age Group I, II, III, Seniors                 $85.00 monthly 


2018 USA Swim Program        $75 annually (required for all Age Group II, III swimmers)

$20 USA Swimming Flex membership is an option for Age Group I


Meet Fees                               $10.00 per swim meet


Non-resident Pool Fee:   $100.00 annually or  $10.00 monthly* (required if family is residing outside of Palencia).                           

  • No team suit required.
  • Recommend goggles for swimmers and one piece suit for girls.


Practices have stopped for Fall/Winter months. You may email palenciaswimpresident.sast@aol.com to express your interest. Practices will resume in the Spring.


Masters                          $25.00 monthly for residents

 $35 monthly non-residents


US Masters Membership        $49.00 annually (required for all Master group swimmers)

Online Registration for US Masters: http://www.usms.org/reg/register.php