Salem Swim Club

Description: Salem Swim Club  is a year-round competitive swim team in the heart of Salem, Oregon. We offer high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for swimmers of varying skill. We are registered and affiliated with USA Swimming and are SafeSport certified. Our athletes have the opportunity to attend one to two USA Swimming sanctioned meets monthly; including Oregon Swimming State Championships, Regional meets, and Western Zones. 

Athletes Ages: 5-25

Head Coach: Victor Brasil

Team Mascot: 


Team Abbreviation: SSC

LSC: Oregon Swimming

Ownership: We are a non-profit club, run by a Board comprised of our members parents!


                Salem YMCA-  685 Court St NE Salem, OR 97301

                Willamette University  Lestle J. Spark Athletic Center - 900 Stae St. Salem OR 97301


The facility at YMCA is newly built in 2022 with a 4 lane 25-yard indoor pool. Swimmers can get ready or change after in the YMCA’s individual changing rooms.

The facility at Willamette University is a 6 lane, 25-yard indoor pool with starting blocks. Both are located in downtown Salem minutes from each other. 

Costs to Join Courtside

  • USA Swimming Membership/Insurance Costs $74 annually for swimmers that want to swim in more than 2 meets.  Or $30 year annual Flex membership if swimmer is not planning on swimming more than 2 meets a year.
  • Annual Courtside Registration Fee $140.00
  • Monthly Dues
    • Age Group II $120.00 for 5 days a week practice 
    • Age Group I $120.00 for 5 days a week practice 
    • Age Group I & II  $95.00 for 3 days a week practice 
    • Senior II $130.00
    • Senior I $160.00
  • YMCA monthly Dues $30 (While we are our own swim team we are also required for all swimmers in age group I and age group II to be a member of YMCA, this is for insurance and liabilty purposes. We have coordinated an amazing deal of $30 a month for your entire family to have a YMCA membership. Courtside provides a list of Courtside Swimmers to YMCA then you do your YMCA membership through them.      
  • Families with kids in Seniors I and 2 groups are still able to get the $30 a month membership  to the YMCA , but not mandatory. 


If your child is interested in year-round or seasonal swimming trying out is simple! Contact our head coach and then bring your child to their apporpriate age group practice, for a free tryout. They will be welcome to get in the water and swim alongside our other athletes, and you and your child will have an opportunity to meet our Coaching Staff.

If you have any further questions please email Victor Brasil at  [email protected] 

OR our Team President at  [email protected]


In order to follow COVID regulations, it is important to schedule your tryout with our coaching staff in advance, so we can space athletes appropriately. Please pre-arrange your tryout, prior to attending. Thank you for keeping our swimmers safe!