Our Mission
Building excellence in youth and community through competitive swimming

Our Team
Sailfish Aquatics, founded in 2011, Sailfish Aquatics is a community based competitive swim team.  We provide an innovative and comprehensive program.  We encourage athletes to reach their whole-person potential by cultivating sportsmanship, camaraderie, and practice habits.

We know that choosing a sport and a team is an important family decision.  Sailfish will provide your children a progressive learning and training environment that is safe and inclusive.

Sailfish Locations
West Cabarrus YMCA, Concord, NC
Stanly County YMCA, Albemarle, NC

USA Swimming
As a USA Swimming team, your membership makes you a team mate of the greatest swimming team in the world!  Our affiliation to USA Swimming gives us the tools to be a leader in providing a Safe and Inclusive environment, to be successful in our Business and Organization and Athlete development and performance.

Team accreditations
USA Safe Sport Recognized
USA Swimming Level 2 Club Recognition Program

Our Knowledge
Our Coaching Staff have experienced every level of swimming competition, from summer league, every level of USA Swimming competition, NCAA and medaling in the Olympics.  Our Head Coach is not only an Olympic medalist, he also holds a Masters Degree in coaching, and a PhD in Development of Swimming Technique. We know swimming!

We embrace that the foundation of swimming begins with technique; our coaches focus on proper biomechanics for all of our athletes, while helping them maximize their potentials.  Our comprehensive training style and strong team spirit, enthusiasm, and passion, give our members the tools and direction necessary to achieve all of their swimming goals!

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Sailfish Aquatics is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  

Sailfish Aquatics is based in Cabarrus and Stanly County, NC.  The Cannon Memorial YMCA, Stanly County Family YMCA and Sailfish Aquatics have partnered to provide the community with a community based competitive swim team for all ages.