Congratulations DSMY MARLINS!
 

2022 Iowa YMCA State Champions

2022 YMCA North Central Regional Champions

2022 Iowa Swimming Short Course Team Champions

2022 Iowa Swimming Age Group Short Course Champions

2022 Iowa Swimming Winter West 8U Champions

2022 Iowa Swimming Long Course 13 Over Team Champions

2022 Iowa Swimming Summer West 8U Champions

 


 

DSMY Marlins:

Athlete Centered, Coach Guided, Parent Supported!

DSMY swim team is a year round competitive youth and adult swim team offering high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities. We offer training at four of our YMCA branches in the Greater Des Moines area. DSMY is a member of YMCA Swimming, USA Swimming and Masters Swimming.


DSMY Team Announcements

  • THANKSGIVING WEEK Practice Site schedule:
     
    Monday 11/21- Wednesday 11/23 Normal Practice Times
    Thursday 11/24 - Sunday 11/27 No Practice

    THANKSGIVING WEEK Travel Team/Travel Team Prep schedule:
     
    Monday 11/21 4:30-6:15 PM
    Tuesday 11/22 5:30-6:45 AM
    4:30-6:15 PM
    Wednesday 11/23 7:30-10:30 AM
    Thursday 11/24 No Practice
    Friday 11/25 No Practice
    Saturday 11/26 7:30-9:30 AM
  • Marlin Masters now at Indianola! Registration is open- practice starts October 3rd!
     
  • Ankeny/Wellmark and Indianola practice sites still have roster spots available!
     
  • YMCA and USA Meet schedules are posted on the Events calendar! Click to download a printable schedule.
     
  • Swimmers competing with their high school team should register NOW to reserve your roster spot and maintain elgibility for post season YMCA and USA championships. Check out the High School Swimmer program on your practice site page (linked below) for details.
     
  • NEW USA Swimming App now available for Apple Users. Deck Pass is no longer supported and should be deleted. Click HERE for more information.
     
  • USA Official training schedules have been released. Click HERE for more information.

 

DSMY Booster Club Announcements

  • Next Marlin Foundation meeting December 5, 2022 at 5:30 in the Knapp Conference Center.
     
  • Walnut Creek Booster Club monthly meeting December 5, 2022 from 5-6 PM in the social area off the WC main lobby.

Fall/Winter 2022-23 YMCA Meet Schedule

Dates  YMCA: Regular Season Meets Location Hosting Team
Sat, Oct 1, 2022 National Virtual & Intersquad Meet Wellmark YMCA Travel Team
Sat, Nov 5, 2022 Wellmark YMCA Meet Wellmark YMCA Ankeny/Wellmark
Sat, Nov 12, 2022 Waukee YMCA Meet Waukee Family YMCA Waukee
Sat, Dec 3, 2022 YMCA Travel Meet - Nishna Valley Atlantic, IA Nishna Valley
Sat, Dec 10, 2022 Waukee YMCA Meet Waukee Family YMCA Waukee
Sun, Dec 11, 2022 Walnut Creek @ Wellmark YMCA Meet Wellmark YMCA Walnut Creek
Sat, Dec 17, 2022 YMCA Travel Meet- MACR Cedar Rapids, IA  MACR
Sat, Dec 17, 2022 Indianola YMCA Meet Indianola YMCA Indianola
Sat, Jan 7, 2023 Indianola Distance YMCA Meet Indianola YMCA Indianola
Sat, Jan 14, 2023 YMCA Travel Meet - Marshalltown Marshaltown, IA Marshaltown 
Sat, Jan 21, 2023 YMCA Travel Meet - Mahaska Co YMCA Oskaloosa, IA Mahaska Co YMCA
Sat, Jan 28, 2023 Walnut Creek @ Wellmark YMCA Meet Wellmark YMCA Walnut Creek
Sat, Feb 4, 2023 YMCA Last Chance Meet Wellmark YMCA Wellmark
Sun, Feb 12, 2023 YMCA Sectionals Wellmark YMCA Waukee
  YMCA: Championship Season Meets    
Sat, March 4, 2023 YMCA State Meet (Girls) Marshaltown, IA Marshaltown
Sun, March 5, 2023 YMCA State Meet (Boys) Marshaltown, IA Marshaltown
Fri, March 17, 2023 YMCA Regionals (day 1 of 3) Wellmark YMCA Iowa YMCA Swimming
Sat, March 18, 2023 YMCA Regionals (day 2 of 3) Wellmark YMCA Iowa YMCA Swimming
Sun, March 19, 2023 YMCA Regionals (day 3 of 3) Wellmark YMCA Iowa YMCA Swimming
Mon, April 3, 2023 YMCA Nationals(day 1 of 5) Greensboro, NC YMCA of USA
Tues, April 4, 2023 YMCA Nationals (day 2 of 5) Greensboro, NC YMCA of USA
Wed, April 5, 2023 YMCA Nationals (day 3 of 5) Greensboro, NC YMCA of USA
Thur, April 6, 2023 YMCA Nationals (day 4 of 5) Greensboro, NC YMCA of USA
Fri, April 7, 2023 YMCA Nationals (day 5 of 5) Greensboro, NC YMCA of USA

Click HERE to download a printable copy of this schedule.

 

Fall/Winter 2022-23 USA Meet Schedule

 

Dates USA: Regular Season Meets Location Hosting Team Notes
Oct 22-23, 2022 DSMY Spooktacular Wellmark YMCA DSMY Marlins  
Nov 5-6, 2022 MAC A3 Performance Invite  Pleasant Prairie, WI MAC TT &TTP ONLY
Nov 13, 2022 DSMY Salute to Veterans Wellmark YMCA DSMY Marlins  
Nov 18-29, 2022 DASH Giving Thanks Invitational Dubuque, IA DASH  
Dec 2-4, 2022 DSMY Snow Globe Classic Wellmark YMCA DSMY Marlins  
Dec 6-9, 2022 Speedo Winter Junior Nationals Austin, TX Speedo Q-Times Needed
Jan 8, 2023 Rams Blizzard Blast Wellmark YMCA Rams Swim Club Sunday Only
Jan 13-15, 2023 FoxJet Invitational University of MN FoxJet TT & TTP ONLY
Jan 13-15, 2023 All-Stars Wellmark YMCA IASI Application Only
Jan 20-22, 2023 DSMY Skywalk Open Wellmark YMCA DSMY Marlins  
Jan 28-29, 2023 CIA Blues Buster Wellmark YMCA CIA Sunday Only
Feb 5, 2023 DSMY Last Chance Meet Wellmark YMCA DSMY Marlins  
  USA: Championship Season Meets      
Feb 11-12, 2023 IASI Winter Regional Championship Wellmark YMCA DSMY Q-Times Needed
Feb 17-19, 2023 2023 Age Group Champs Wellmark YMCA Rams Swim Club Q-Times Needed
Feb 23-26, 2023 2023 Short Course Champs CRWC, Iowa CIty, IA BLST & PSC Q-Times Needed

Click HERE to download a printable copy of this schedule.


For ALL tryout/evaluation sessions, please visit the practice site tab for more information about tryouts at that location.

Ankeny/Wellmark (combined at the Wellmark YMCA)

Fall/Winter 2022-23 Season Group Tryouts have been concluded.

To schedule a private evaluation please contact Coach Bob at: [email protected].
 

Indianola

Fall/Winter 2022-23 Season Group Tryouts have been concluded but roster spots are still available.

To schedule a private evaluation contact Coach Mason at: [email protected].
 

Walnut Creek

Fall/Winter 2022-23 Season Tryouts

  • This practice site is not offering any additional tryouts for the 2022-23 season.
  • Purple and Blue/Bronze roster spots still available for November start.

For more information or to schedule a private evaluation contact Coach Alyssa at: [email protected].

Waukee

Fall/Winter 2022-23 Season Tryouts

Due to overwhelming demand this site is not offering any additional tryouts for the 2022-23 season. Please consider one of our other locations: Walnut CreekWellmarkor Indianola. For more information or to be place on a waiting list for Waukee please contact Coach Karyl Palmer.


Travel Team & Travel Team Prep

Fall/Winter 2022-23 Season Registration opens August 7.

Practice opportunities start August 29. 

Questions about Travel Team and Travel Team Prep? Contact Director of Competitive Swimming and Head Coach Emma Sougstad.

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