Athletes with an age between 5-18 (athletes must be in Kindergarten) are invited to join our competitive swim team the Canandaigua YMCA Aquatic Sailfish Swim team. Build confidence, gain skills and make lifelong friends swimming. CAQY offers both YMCA and USA-Swimming with year round training and competition opportunities. 

From this page you can find our meet and practice schedule, team records, and general team news. Feel free to contact Aquatic Director Gabe Lamberti ([email protected]) or Coach Mike Gleason ([email protected]) for more information. 

Registration is OPEN. With practices starting in September.

About the Canandaigua Aquatics
The CANANDAIGUA YMCA Aquatics is a year round competitive swim team (YMCA Swimming and United States Swimming) offering high quality professional coaching, training and technique instruction for boys and girls ages 6-18 with various abilities from novice to international competitor.

The goal of our team is to provide every member an opportunity to maximize his or her competitive swimming potential. It also increases self confidence while obtaining the health and fitness benefits of the lifelong sport of swimming.

Our Coaches: 
All of our coaches, as members of the American Swim Coaches Association have access to the most comprehensive training and certification programs for youth coaches of any sport in the United States. They provide assurances that the time children spend in swimming will be quality time.

We are constantly growing and working with young swimmers and their families to maintain a well rounded competitive swim team. We look forward to having you on our team.