At the YMCA, children and adults become safe and confident in the water, learning to swim in a positive, fun manner that builds lifelong skills. Register online for swim lessons at all YMCA branches, register in person at the Boone County Family YMCA or call us at 432-5925. Learn more about Y swimming programs.
Youth Swim Team
The YMCA of Greater Des Moines offers competitive swimming for youth ages 6-22 at six of our branches: Ankeny, Boone, Indianola, Walnut Creek, Waukee and Wellmark. All branches swim in the YMCA network, as well as have the opportunity to compete in USA Swimming. We have well trained coaches and great facilities where we are able to keep kids active and competitive in the water!
Summer 2018 season: April 2 - July 29. Registration opens: March 14 for returning swim team members; March 20 for NEW swim team members (please see tryout information on our swim team website for details.) ***The Boone Practice Site will be available fall 2018.***
All swim team members must be a YMCA member AND register for the swim team through our Team Unify website: DSMY Swim Team
YMCA OF GREATER DES MOINES 501 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309