New England Swimming

Thank you for your interest in joining the Tritons Swim and Dive Team.  Due to Covid-19 regulations there are a specific number of swimmers and divers that we can welcome onto the Tritons.  We have rolling sessions and welcome new swimmers to try out.

We are a competitive team with swimmer ages ranging from 6 to 18 years old.  Practice groups are seperated by ability.  Depending on which practice group assigned; swimmers practice from 2 nights a week to 4 nights a week.  Participating in YMCA swim meets will be mandatory.

Expectation for swim team try out: 

8 & unders, must have a strong forward freestyle with some rotatry breathing and backstroke for 25 yards.  Must have a basic idea of breaststroke and butterfly.  Will not be held against them if they can not do.

9 to 12 years old; must have a strong forward freestyle with rotary breathing and backstroke for 50 yards.  Knowledge and understanding of breaststroke and butterly for 25 yards. A dive is required.

13 and over, must be able to do all the 4 strokes profieciently for 100 yds.  A dive and flipturns is required.

Expectation for Dive team try outs:

Must have prior experience of diving from a spring board.  Either from classes or another dive team.


The following link will take you to the MetroNorth YMCA page, where you may register for a try out slot.

Swim Team Try outs: 

                   10/   Melrose

                   12/    Peabody

                   02/    Lynn

                   04/   Peabody


If you have any question, just send us an email at [email protected] and we will answer questions you any have.