Joining Novaquatics

Thank you for your interest in the Novaquatics Swimming Program! The Novaquatics is a Silver Medal Member of USA Swimming, which recognizes our program among the top aquatics programs in the country.  Our team prides ourselves for offering a variety of programs for swimmers of all levels and abilities ages 5 and up. Our qualified coaching staff and programming offers a professional and comprehensive swimming environment to help your swimmer learn about technique, competition, and being part of a team. To find the right program and location that will best suit your swimmer's needs, please follow our membership process listed below.

Membership Process

  1. Choose from one of our four locations that is most convenient for you. See below for a list of our four state of the art facilities.
  2. Contact Kim Hoesterey at [email protected], who will direct you to the pool and coach to speak to for a swim evaluation and for registration.
  3. Swim Evaluation:Nova evaluations by appointment. Email [email protected]
  4. LINK HERE for New Member Registration after your swimmer has been evaluated for group placement. 
  5. For Developmental or Bronze/Silver/Gold programs, ask how you can sign up for various volunteer jobs to fulfill your volunteer requirements for each calendar year.


Novaquatics offers several convenient training locations and programs to fit your needs:

  • Irvine - two locations in North and Central Irvine
    • William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Center 
    • Northwood High School
  • Fountain Valley - Los Caballeros Racquet & Sports Club
  • Aliso Viejo - Soka University


For more information about the range of programs we offer, please visit our Programs page.

  • Nova Swim School: Learn to Swim and Pre-Competitive
  • NovaIntro: Introduction to Swim Team
  • Nova Developmental: 8 and under Competitive
  • Nova Bronze, Silver, Gold: 9 and older Tiered Competitive
  • Nova Masters: Post-Collegiate Competitive