ABOUT US

The Geneva Lakes YMCA Ducks Swim Team is a program of the Geneva Lakes Family YMCAOur Lake Geneva swim team trains and competes year-round in both USA Swimming & YMCA sanctioned events. Our professional coaches provide expert technique instruction in a positive environment for beginners to national-level competitors from all over southeast Wisconsin & northern Illinois. In a nutshell, we train hard, swim fast and have fun!

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Ducks Swimming Quick Facts:

  • We train hard, have fun & swim fast! Our Lake Geneva swim team competes regularly in swim meets around the state, with some out-of-state competitions for those wishing for an even higher level of competition. Swim meets give our competitors ample opportunities to grow in the sport, meet their goals and reach their full potential. 
  • Our experienced and passionate coaching staff has an expansive track record for developing swimmers of all ages into phenomenal athletes who have great character and practice good sportsmanship! Our swimmers range in age from 5-18+, and we also offer a master's team for adults.
  • Swimmers benefit from our "dryland" strength and flexibility training program that is designed and led by a certified personal trainer.  
  • We give back! As part of our local YMCA, character development, team work & community involvement are key elements of our program. Our team members enjoy several fun team-building and community service events throughout the swim seasons.
  • Sibling discounts and financial assistance is available through our YMCA.
  • We offer 4 training groups based on age and swimming ability.  Click to view our Lake Geneva swim club groups, fees & upcoming team placement nights for new swimmers.
  • Team apparel is available on our online team store.

 

How To Join/Register 

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

  • Returning swim team members: please click the "Team Registration" button on our homepage to register.
  • New swimmers wishing to join our Lake Geneva Ducks Swim Team: please attend a swim team placement/evaluation session before the first day of practice, or contact Head Coach Glenn Biller ([email protected] or 262-248-6211, ext. 23) to schedule one. Parents are encouraged to attend the evaluation session in order to talk with the coaching staff about placing their child on the team. Based on this evaluation, families can then register online for the appropriate swim team level. 
  • Prerequisites To Join:  swimmers must be able to complete at least two 25-yard swims using freestyle and backstroke (front & back crawl), and know the basics of breaststroke & butterfly. Not quite ready? Join the Future Ducks level!
  • A YMCA membership is required to join. Sign up at the Y front desk. A USA Swimming membership is encouraged for all for all swimmers (this is an additional fee & allows swimmers to swim in USA Swimming-sanctioned meets).


 

Lake Geneva Master's Swim Team

 

The Geneva Lakes YMCA Masters Swim Team is for anyone 18 years of age or older who would like to continue swimming either for competitions or just for the health of it. 

Questions? Contact Head Coach Glenn Biller at [email protected] or 262-248-6211, ext. 23



 

Our Mission & Vision

YMCA Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Team Mission: To provide a healthy, family-centered environment that allows each athlete to develop life-long personal skills and reach his or her full potential within the sport.

Team Vision: To be the premier swim team within the South Central Wisconsin area. We strive to uphold the Christian principles of the YMCA as we continue to grow and develop our athletes into elite swimmers with great character who practice good sportsmanship.


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