We are excited to offer homeschoolers the opportunity to participate in middle school & high school swim team season from October - January! Swimmers will need to know the 4 strokes (Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, & Freestyle) and be able to swim at least 50m.
Swim Team Season is October - January.
We Practice at the Wilson YMCA
3570 Wheeler Rd
Augusta, GA 30909
Enter around at the Aquatics Center Entrance.
Practice will be held:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday.
6:00 am - 8:00 am
We plan to hold practice:
If you've already paid an Eagles fee this season please let us know and we will subtract that from your total owed.
$286 per swimmer 5th grade - 12th grade
$150 per junior "Eaglet" swimmer in 4th grade
We plan to attend the following meets:
Purchases made through our team stores below benefit Augusta Eagles Swim Team. So, go grab some swag !
Team Swim caps available for purchase for $7. Ask a committee member.
The swim team is a member of the GAPPS league (Georgia Association of Private and Parochial Schools) and as such, we are governed by their rules & regulations, found here: https://gappsports.com/uploads/files/4679/gapps-by-law-manual & here: https://gappsports.com/uploads/files/4599/gapps-sport-specific-manual
In regards to swimming, the GAPPS sports-specific rules for swimming follow USA Swimming's guidelines found here: https://www.usaswimming.org/docs/default-source/rules-regulations/2021-rulebook.pdf. USA Swimming defers to FINA for types of approved swimwear: https://www.fina.org/swimming/approved-swimwear.
Please download & fill out the documents below. They must be submitted before attending practice.
(If you have already submitted them for another Eagles sport this season please let us know)
This form must be completed for all athletes new to competing in our league. List "Augusta Eagles" as the GAPPS school you are applying to compete with. List the age and grade of your student as of 9/1/2022. A parent should sign as "Parent," and we will sign as "Head of School" and "Athletic Director."
This form must be completed and submitted BEFORE an athlete attends practice. Physicals are good for 12 months from the date of the exam.
A Note on Sports Physicals:
If you can't get an appointment with your regular doctor, many urgent care clinics will do sports physicals on a walk in basis for around $25.
Additional Items That Need To Be Submitted: