Swim Team

The Stamford YMCA Sharks Swim Team offers training and practice groups for swimmers of all ages and ability levels. It is the goal of the Sharks Swim Team to offer age specific training for all of our athletes geared towards challenging each individual and developing each individual to the best of THEIR abilities.

Try-Outs / Evaluations for new swimmers at Stamford YMCA

September 9, 10, 11 or 12, 5:00pm to 6:30pm (only takes about 10 minutes)
or appointment

Contact Kurt    814 769 0656 cell / [email protected]


Swim Team Practice Groups -  Click on group below for more information


Senior Group - For serious 14 and over swimmers or 12/13 year olds that have attained CT Senior cuts.  Swimmers should want to train everyday and should be at practice everyday! 

Junior Group - For dedicated 11 to 13 year old swimmers who want to train 4 to 5 days per week.

Tiger Sharks  - For 9 to 12 year old swimmers with some experience looking to improve all four strokes.

Blue Sharks  - For 10/under swimmers looking to learn all four strokes.

Sand Sharks (Pre-Team) - For beginner swimmers who can swim 25 yards of freestyle and backstroke.


Coaches determine best group for swimmer during evaluations

Try-Outs / Evaluations:
by Appointment - Please contact:

Kurt 814 769 0656 cell / [email protected]


Short Course Season (September to mid March) - most meets are in 25 yard pools

Start Dates:  Sept 9 (Senior Group) / Sept 16 (all groups)

Location:  Westhill HS Pool / Stamford YMCA

Stamford YMCA Membership (must join Y first)

Swim Team Register (sign up open Sat, Sept 7)


SC Season end date: March 2020 (weekend of CT Age Group Championship Meet)





Long Course Season - most meets are in 50 meter pools

Start Date: March, 2020

Location: Westhill HS Pool / Stamford YMCA

Please Register by: March 10, 2020


LC Season end date: about mid July 2020