Facts About Norristown Area Aquatic Club
Norristown Area Aquatic Club, founded in 1973, is a year round competitive swim team offering high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities. The goal of our team is to provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability, from novice to international competitor. We believe that every child can achieve life long success through aquatics. We participate in the USA Swimming Program and Suburban Aquatic League (SAL).
The mission of the NAAC Eagles Swim & Dive Team is to be one of the premier teams in the Philadelphia area and develop superior competitive swimmers and divers who compete on local, state and national events. We train to be the best we can be and the best there is. Promote the sport of swimming and to provide our community with a USA Swimming & Diving club. Team members are given the opportunity to pursue their goals in the sport of swimming to whatever level they aspire, and are capable of achieving. Swimmers are supported and valued whatever their level from novice to national.
To inspire and enable our swimmers to achieve excellence in the sport of swimming and in life.To build on a tradition of swimming excellence in our community. Beyond mastering skills and achieving physical fitness, our swimmers will gain confidence, sportsmanship, discipline, commitment and an understanding that success results from hard work and goal setting.They will learn the value of being part of a team. Our aim is to make swimming an important and enjoyable part of our members' lives. We compete against some of the nation?s finest swimmers in all age groups, therefore we practice hard to finish our races fast and strong for our community, our team, our coaches and ourselves.
The NAAC Eagles Swim Team core objectives establish the foundation of the strategic plan for our team. We encourage all members to participate in the local, regional and national efforts to ensure that these objectives are accomplished.
We seek to expand our membership in order to share our sport with as many other people as possible. We are especially committed to sharing the values of our sport with young people who may discover that swimming is an activity they can enjoy for their entire life.
We want swimming to receive as much publicity as possible because we believe that the more people learn about our sport the more inclined they will be to join the ranks of our membership. We are proud of our sport and we seek to celebrate it whenever possible.
- ACHIEVE COMPETITIVE SUCCESS
The NAAC Eagles Swim Team has a history of swimming success with swimmers competing in state and national events for over 40 years. We seek to continue this tradition of competitive excellence. When our elite athletes are successful in fulfilling their swimming and potentially Olympic dreams our society benefits from the inspiration these athletes give us.
We are a non profit club, is run by its elected Board of Directors which meets each quarter. All members are welcome at each meeting and encouraged to be involved in team activities and fundraiser.