Swim Team

Meadowlands YMCA Sharks

The Meadowlands YMCA Sharks Swim Team is for beginners to advanced swimmers ranging in age from 6 to 18 years old.  Practices are held at our 390 Murray Hill Parkway pool.

Spring Short Course Season

Tryouts are hosted at the Meadowlands YMCA Pool and cost $5 to participate. (exact change required)Our season begins in April and runs until late August based on championship qualifications.

2021 Summer Tryouts are June 6th!


1-2pm for 6 to 10 year olds

2-3pm for 11 to 18 year olds


Tryout Requirements by Age

8 & under - 25 yard freestyle and 25 yard backstroke

9 & 10 - 50 yard freestyle, 25 yard backstroke and 25 yard breaststroke

11 & up - 100 yard freestyle, 50 yard backstroke, proficient in breaststroke and butterfly


Download Form and bring to tryout with you!


Be aware we have New Pool Rules due to COVID. You can find them HERE.


Swim Team Contact

If you have questions about our program you can reach out to our Aquatics Director, Joelle at jnessine@meadowlandsymca.org.