2019-2020 NCAC New Swimmer Evaluations:

The first step to joining NCAC is to schedule an evaluation to determine group placement for your athlete. Please contact Coach Eli Danson to schedule.  We currently have openings on our squad for the 2019-2020 short course season. Please provide the swimmer's name, birthday, and swim experience when requesting a tryout. We hope we can find your place here at NCAC. 


North Carolina Aquatic Club (NCAC) has a proud tradition of excellence that dates back to its founding in 1986 by UNC Head Coach Frank Comfort. Now at the beginning of its third decade of existence, NCAC has consistently developed first-class athletes and citizens who achieved at the highest levels of competitive and personal excellence.

Our winning tradition includes individual and relay state champions and high-point winners at every level of competition from local to national meets. NCAC swimmers have qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials every year since 1992 and set countless National, Regional, and State records.

On the state level, NCAC swimmers have been awarded Swimmer-of-the-Year and Age Group Swimmer-of-the-Year by North Carolina Swimming on multiple occasions. Nationally, USA Swimming has a awarded NCAC Bronze Medal status and has also earned USA Swimming Club Recognition Level 3.

On swimming's international stage, we have placed athletes at the World University Games, Pan Pacific Games, Pan American Games, and the USA National Team and Junior National Teams. Headed into the quadrennial NCAC is excited about the potential of Olympians being created from our very own program.  


The current team looks to continue our tradition and build on the foundation of success that we have already achieved!        

NCAC is proud to offer 8 different practice levels ensuring that swimmers of all ages and ability have a place to develop.  To learn more about the practice groups and practice schedule click here                                              

  NCAC is a USA Swimming Sanctioned program with a dedicated coaching staff with over 100 years of competitive swimming and coaching experience.  To learn about one of the best coaching staffs in the nation click here


*NCAC is not a 'learn to swim program', all applicants should have the ability to swim Freestyle, Backstroke for a minimum of 25 yards unassisted and have a basic ability to do breaststroke and butterfly.


                                         NCAC Mission Statement

Our mission is to develop abilities in our members that will inspire and empower them to achieve excellence in life through a positive competitive swimming experience. We believe that our sport is a vehicle to teach fundamental life skills, thus we aim to develop in our athletes the self-discipline, personal responsibility, physical fitness, and personal excellence necessary for success in competitive swimming and beyond.