The mission of the Vicenza Mako Sharks Swim Team is to promote a competitive swimming program for athletes of all levels of ability. Success is defined as sustained, individual pursuit of excellence bounded only by our swimmers' desire and personal abilities, which allows them to be the best they can be. Excellence is achieved through the support of families, by promoting team spirit, by building friendships, by having fun, and by developing a lifelong love of the sport. Vicenza (VZA) is part of the European Forces Swim League (EFSL).  We compete in swim meets around Europe, including in Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, England, the Netherlands, and Belgium. The competitive swim season runs from August through February. We like to sum up our team in one simple acronym...

 

M.A.K.O.S. Memorable Achievement-Oriented Kid-Centered Organization for Swimmers