The YMCA of Greater Montgomery Barracudas Masters Swimming team is to provide adults with the opportunity to participate in a healthy lifestyle and participation in the U.S. Masters Swimming events. We strive to provide quality coaching so that each athlete feels comfortable in his/ her improvement in the sport of swimming. The coaching staff is here to provide each swimmer the technique, endurance, and help achieve each swimmers’ fitness goal.


About Us:

The YMCA of Greater Montgomery Barracudas Masters Swimming team is a club designed for swimmers of all types. We invite lap swimmers, triathletes, fitness swimmers, open water swimmers, and competitive swimmers. Our team is here for those who are students, members of the YMCA, and outside members of the River Region area.

We invite all swimmers new and old to join. You must be 18 years of age or older. You can be 23 or 105 years of age to join our team. We welcome all! Swimming is a lifelong sport that helps individuals live a healthy life. Our schedule is open with many opportunities for participation. We practice up to 13 times a week, if you desire, at the East YMCA off Pelzer Ave.

All participants must be a member of The YMCA of Greater Montgomery and a current member of U.S. Masters Swimming. US Masters Swimming is a national organization with more than 65,000 members which helps promote lifelong fitness through swimming.

How do I register?

Please click the link below and register by clicking that you want to create a new account. All payments though will ONLY be accepted in the East Family Branch YMCA. At the branch, you will pay a $15.00 registration fee and a monthly fee of $30.00. You will need to fill out a monthly draft form for the program as well make sure that you’re a YMCA of Greater Montgomery member.


If you have any questions at all, please contact Coach Blake delCarmen at the East Family Branch YMCA.

East Family Branch YMCA

3407 Pelzer Ave.

Montgomery, AL 36109

Tel: (334)272-3390

Coach Blake delCarmen

Tel: (334)272-3390