FAQ’s

When is swim season/When do practices begin?

Swim season begins the first week of Winter Term at Leighton Pool in the SRC.

The season lasts about a term and a half (January-April).

When and where do practices occur?

Click here for the schedule.
Click here for directions to the pool. We also swim at Willamalane Aquatics Center in Springfield two days a week.

I’m not the fastest swimmer. Will I be able to make the team?

Swimmers of all ability levels are welcome. There is a two-week trial.

Is practice mandatory? 

While attending practice is the best way to improve, attending every practice is not mandatory.

How much does it cost to join swim club?

The past seasons membership has cost $200.00 for the whole season.

What about competition?

The UO Swim Club has swim meets averaging a meet per month, maybe more. Majority of our meets are travel meets and occur on the weekends with the exception of our championship meets. Your participation in meets are not mandatory.

What’s the best thing about swim team?

Racing, meeting people, and making memories! Traveling is also a fun part of being on the team.