Join Us!


All swimmers must be able to complete a swim test to demonstrate competency. The swim test consists of: 

-- tread water for a minute
-- swim the length of the pool (25m) with front crawl and on back
-- back float for a minute

Age 5 and up welcome to try! 

The upper age limit for swimmers to compete in league and VSA meets is 18. Swimmers must not have graduated high school any later than the same calendar year.

You will need to be a member of the Waterbury Pool for the summer.

All practices, and most meets, are held at the Waterbury Pool.

Practices are held 

Monday & Wednesday

8 and under age group 5-5:50pm

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

9-10 age group 5:15 PM - 6:15 PM

11+ age groups 5:15 PM - 6:30 PM

We follow the Waterbury Pool's thunder and inclement weather policy.

Please see our list of recommended equipment.

We are a volunteer-run team -- please be familiar with the participation commitment we expect from each family. 


  • Registration form (link to our flyer w/ google form link) 
  • Missed Registration? That's okay -- just come to one of our practices. You can download the registration form or we'll have some printed for you to fill out at the pool.

What It Costs

Ripples - 8 & Under: $80

Rapids - 9 & over: $140

2 swimmers registered in one family - $10 discount

3 swimmers registered in one family - $20 discount

4 swimmers registered in one fmaily - youngest is 50% off

Please remember that this is in addition to the necessary cost of purchasing a pool membership from the Town of Waterbury. You can also contact the Recreation Department at 244-7174, or stop by the Waterbury Municipal Office (8:00am - 4:30pm Monday - Friday except for legal holidays).