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.

Short Course Season

The sharks are currently in their 2021-2022 Short Course Season. Practices and competitions will continue until March 2022.

2021 Fall Tryouts have been completed!

For the current season, the Sharks swim team is at full capacity. The sharks have a spring and summer season beginning in April and continuing into August. Prior to this Spring/Summer season we will hold another set of tryouts. Information regarding spring tryouts will be posted in March 2022. Tryouts are hosted at the Meadowlands YMCA Pool and cost $5 to participate. (exact change required).


Tryout Requirements by Age

8 & under - 25 yard freestyle and 25 yard backstroke

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

11 & 12 - 50 yard freestyle, 50 yard backstroke, 25 yard breaststroke and 25 yard butterfly

13 & 14 - 50 yard freestyle, 50 yard backstroke, 50 yard breaststroke and 50 yard butterfly

15 & up - 100 yard freestyle, 100 yard backstroke, 100 yard breaststroke, and 100 yard 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 Head Coach, Andrea at swimteam@meadowlandsymca.org.