Is this swim lessons?
No, we ask that your child be able to swim one lap unassisted. If you are looking for swim lessons they are offered through Irondequoit Community Education at


In addition our club offers a learn to swim program in June and July of each year.

Why Swim?
Swimming is fun and is a great way to stay fit and healthy. Swimming is beneficial to the whole body.
How does my child join the Gators?
Every swimmer goes through a two week trial period to see if this is what you and your child would like to do. Please contact us and ask about setting up a two week trial.
What does my child need to get in the pool?
A one piece suit, a cap and goggles
How do I know what level my swimmer is?
At the first few practices the coach will evaluate your swimmer and assign them to a practice group
What does the club cost?
Our swim club is offered year round and we believe it is an incredible value for your swimmer.  We have an excellent staff of coaches and offer practices Monday through Friday for 48 weeks per year.  Your commitment to our club includes registration with USA Swimming.  Please  view our registration and trial swim opportunities on our home page or contact us for more information.
What are participation point deposit?
Irondequoit Gators Swim Club is a parent run club therefore participation by every member is extremely important and mandatory.  We need all our parents to share their gifts, talents and time to assist with club events.  A minimum of 75 points of participation is required by each family.  Jobs are on a point system and are listed on the website under Jobs and Duties.  Participation points can be earned by assisting at meets by timing, assisting at a meet or fundraiser and other team functions, becoming an official, even as a board member. We always have jobs that need to be filled.  If you do not fulfill your 75 points worth of participation you will be charged $1 for every missing point at the end of the season.  In order to have a thriving successful club we need participation from our entire membership.