Founded in September 1991, the Dubuque Area Swimmin' Hurricanes aimed to establish a year round competitive swimming program available to all youngsters in the greater Dubuque area. Each swimmer is provided a safe environment where they are encouraged to progress to the highest level of their ability through their personal commitment, qualified coaches, parental support and community involvement. 



Registration for FALL/WINTER Season 2022-2023 returning swimmers will open AUGUST 22, 2022. Gold and Silver swimmers begin training August 29th, all other returning swimmers begin training September 12th. 


New swimmer level evaluation and registration will be September 7th & 8th IN PERSON at Dubuque Community Schools Aquatic Center located at Hempstead High School.


Practice schedule IS posted under TEAM INFORMATION / TRAINING SCHEDULE


For information on How to Join/Free Trial, Practice Schedules and Season Fees, check out the Team Information tab.




Fall Swim lesson registration information will be coming soon.  See LEARN TO SWIM tab for more information.


Please note, the spectator area will be open for families to watch lessons; we ask that spectators be limited to 2 per family. To allow for social distancing during lesson transition we ask that you remain in the stands following lessons and your child will be brought upstairs to you. 


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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Team Calendar Fall/Winter Season 2022-2023T

Red - No Practice

Blue - Team Activity

Green - DASH Hosted Swim Meet



August 22nd

Returning swimmer registration opens

August 29th

Gold and Silver training begins

Thursday, Sept. 1 

home HHS meet

September 5th


Labor Day Parade 

Tuesday, Sept. 6 

home DSHS meet

September 7th & 8th

New swimmer registration and group level evaluation

September 12 - 25


Free Trial for NEW swimmers; all returning swimmers begin training

Tuesday, Sept. 13 

home HHS meet

September 15th

New parent meeting & DASH garage sale

September 18th

Team suit fitting @ HHS lobby 

September 19th

New parent meeting & DASH garage sale

September TBD

Team apparel store open

Tuesday, Sept. 20 

home DSHS meet

Thursday, Sept. 29 

home HHS meet

Full Team Calendar

Latest News

Spring/Summer Season Awards Night

What an exciting Spring/Summer Season! We had so much fun, and you all did an amazing job! Super proud of everyone! Let's celebrate all...

By Christy Beimborn

July SWIMMERS of the MONTH!!

Congratulations to our July TeamDASH Swimmers of the Month!! Jr. Hurricanes - Isaac H GREEN - Luka K BLUE - Eli H HS Camp...

By Coach Doug Colin

Iowa Swimming Long Course Champs Wrap-up

Congratulations to TeamDASH for GREAT SWIMS at the Iowa Swimming Long Course Championships in Iowa City this past weekend!!! We had 17 Iowa Swimming...

By Coach Doug Colin

DASH Newsletter July 2022

Thank you for a great Spring/Summer Season. Check out our newsletter for some end of the season activities. Go Team DASH!

By Christy Beimborn

Winner! Winner! Coach Craig wins in Key West

Coach Craig was the OVERALL winner at yesterday's SWIM AROUND KEYWEST (FL)!! The race is a 12.5 mile swim around the island. Congrats!!

By Coach Doug Colin


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