San Clemente Aquatics is a USA Swimming year round competitive swim team offering high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for swimmers of all ages and abilities. Our program is divided into multiple training groups appropriate for each swimmer's stage of development.  We provide a wholesome, healthy and challenging environment in which all athletes can reach their desired goals.

San Clemente Aquatics swims at the San Clemente Aquatics Center, 978 Avenida Vista Hermosa, San Clemente, CA 92673.

San Clemente Aquatics (SCAT), also known as South Coast Aquatics Team, was established in 1975 as a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization owned by the parents of our swimmers.  SCA is a coach run team supported by a Board of Directors.  Our Head Coach is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the team.  


The VISION of San Clemente Aquatics is to promote swimming and to provide a full service swimming organization that meets the needs of the community. 

Our MISSION is to develop and support swimmers of all ages and levels in an environment that builds character and teamwork in a fun family-oriented atmosphere. 


  • We believe in teambuilding through discipline, loyalty, commitment and hard work.
  • We believe in providing an opportunity for anyone that desires to swim.
  • We believe that the capacity for our athletes to achieve is limitless.
  • We believe in creating a program that earns the respect of our competitors, officials, spectators and the community.
  • We believe that the cornerstone of our team’s success is our parent’s obligation to participate in volunteer efforts and demonstrate team commitment. 
  • We believe in our coaches and fully entrust in them the responsibility of instructing and training our athletes.
  • We believe that swimming can be FUN!