The objective of the Herndon Parks and Recreation Department’s USA swim team, the Herndon Aquatic Club Commanders, is to provide a quality competitive swim program to the residents of Herndon and surrounding areas. Herndon Aquatic Club is dedicated to providing the maximum opportunity for swimmers to achieve their personal goals in an encouraging environment. The team strives to achieve prominence at the local, state and national level. Members of the Commanders have qualified for Sectionals, Junior Nationals, U.S. Open, Senior Nationals, and Olympic Trials. The Commanders are committed to excellence in swimming and having fun while doing it. Individuals joining the team are expected to make a commitment for the entire season and to participate in swim meets as recommended by the coaching staff.