Program Director:     

Felipe Delgado

(949) 388-4545 (main)


Swimmers need to be at least 5 years of age and have a working knowledge of freestyle and

backstroke. Swimmers must pass a swim test before registering for the summer swim team.

Swim Test:                 

The swim test will require swimmers to swim 1 lap of uninterrupted freestyle and 1 lap of

uninterrupted backstroke. Knowing how to swim breaststroke and butterfly are recommended

but not required to participate. If a swimmer is in the Intro to Gators program, he/she does not

need to participate in a swim test.

Swim Test Dates:       

Each location will host swim tests for prospective summer swim team members. No appointment necessary. Following, please find a schedule for the Santa Margarita summer swim team location: 

Santa Margarita Catholic High School: 

Date: April 28, 2018

Time: 9:00-11:00 am

Location: Santa Margarita Catholic High School pool 

Fee Structure

All Locations June 1-July 21, 2018
First Child $300.00
Second Child $285.00
Third Child $275.00
Fourth Child Free

Included In Fee

  • Workout opportunities, Monday-Thursday
  • Team swimsuit, 2 team swim caps, and a team t-shirt
  • USA Swimming registration fee
  • Four summer swim meets
    • 6/21 Gators Intrasquad Meet @ Ladera Ranch 3:00 warm-up; 4:00 start
    • 6/28 Gators vs. SET @ Ladera Ranch warm-up 3:00; 4:00 start
    • 7/5 Gators vs. Lifetime Fitness @ Ladera 3:00 warm-up; 4:00 start
    • 7/12 Gators vs. Coto Coyotes @ Coto de Caza 3:00 warm-up; 4:00 start

Swim meet not included in fee. Swimmers may enter this meet for an additional $30.00 (not mandatory)

  • 7/21 Gators JO Max Championship Swim Meet @ TBD

A swimmer may start to practice with the team once registered and before the season officially begins (April 30, 2018) at no additional cost. 

Practice Times: 

April 30 - June 14, 2018 

Santa Margarita Catholic High School 4:45-5:45 pm (all ages)

June 18 - July 19, 2018

Rancho Santa Margarita: 10:00-11:00 am (all ages)

Equipment Required: 

Swimmers must have goggles, fins, kickboard and water bottle at each practice. If you do not own a kickboard or fins, you may purchase these items at Evolution Swim Academy Mission Viejo (23854 Via Fabricante Unit G4 Mission Viejo, CA 92691).

To register for the Santa Margarita Gators summer swim team, click HERE