Swim Team

Swimmers ages 4-21 will work on all 4 strokes developing proper technique and training for competitive opportunities. Monthly swim meet opportunities will exist and are encouraged, but not required. 


No previous competitive swimming experience is required, but participants must be able to swim one length of the pool (25 yards) confidently on both the stomach and back. Proper technique is not required, but strong forward motion without stopping is.

When: Monday and Thursday evenings

Session dates: January 6- March 26

Class times:

Purple group (Ages 10 and under, plus new 11-12s): 6:00-7:00 pm

White group (Ages 13+, plus returning 11-12s): 7:00-8:30 pm

Program Fees: $75

$20 for required competitive fins

*YMCA Family Membership is required for participation on the swim team, meet fees are extra. 


For more information contact Charles LaGarce at 417-235-8213 or 



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