About the Wallingford Family YMCA Dolphins

The Wallingford Family YMCA Dolphins Swim Team is a year-round competitive program serving those in the town of Wallingford and its surrounding communities by helping swimmers of all abilities reach his or her highest potential. Organized and operated by the Aquatics Department at the Wallingford Family YMCA, the Dolphins apply the four YMCA Core Values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility to all aspects of the sport while also focusing on youth development and child protection, healthy living and social responsibility. This program also instills commitment, dedication, teamwork, and a love of swimming within each and every member of the team and builds a strong foundation for a lifetime of healthy fitness habits. The Dolphins Swim Team participates in YMCA competitions at the local, state, regional, and national level. The team also competes as a part of the USA Swimming Association offering those swimmers who meet specific criteria the opportunity to swim at the local, regional, state, zone and national competitive level.


We Build Strong Kids, Strong Families, Strong Communities.




We are not just a swim team, but part of the larger organization of the Wallingford Family YMCA. You must also abide by the policies set forth by the YMCA as well. You can find all policies in the Member Guide.


WFYD Handbook

If you're not sure Wallingford Dolphins Swimming is for you, email the WFYD coaching staff at the Wallingford Family YMCA at carellano@wallingfordymca.org for more info!  Brand new swimmers looking to join the team should contact the coaching staff for an evaluation to be appropriately placed in a practice group. 

The Wallingford Family YMCA Dolphins
81 South Elm Street
Wallingford, CT 06492
(203) 269-3348