The Gators Swim Team is a competitive swim program that has been a part of the YMCA Cass & Clay Counties for over 50 years.
This premier swim team has helped to develop numerous State and National Champions.

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FM Gators Swim Team : Ages 5 & Up

The FM Gators Swim Team is a competitive swim program that has 4 levels of training for ages 5 and up. Groups include:

> Developmental
> Age Group I
> Age Group II
> Senior I
> Senior II

Participants new to the swim team must complete the Insta-Gator program before joining. Participants coming in from another swim team program should contact Coach Erich for information on registering.  Gators swimmers learn teamwork, achieve personal goals, refine the four competitive strokes and have the opportunity to take part in regional and national swim competitions.

For current practice schedules, registration, and additional information on the Gators, please visit or contact Head Coach Erich Richardson at 364-4151 or


YMCA Diving Camp : Ages 8 & Up

YMCA diving is for all ages and abilities. From beginners to the seasoned veteran divers this program will help you learn, perfect and maintain diving skills. Experience the fun of diving outdoors in the sun. High Schoolers can get back on the boards and beginner divers can get a taste of the competitive diving world.

Monday- Thursday, 4:30-6:00pm,  (2 week sessions)
Island Park Pool

Summer Camp Sessions:
June 5-15
June 19-19
July 10-20
July 24-August 3

Price per camp session:  Y Members: $52,  Non-members:  $65

For more information, contact Erich Richardson at 701.364.4151 or

This camp is for High School swimmers and divers (approximately 12-18), all abilities and levels of experience in the water or on the board. The emphasis is on maintaining and developing conditioning for high school swimming and diving both in and out of the water by teaching proper techniques and skills.

Prepare for a successful high school season, and stay fit year round. *Swimmers must be going into 7th grade or older to participate in the camp.

Session: July 30 - August 10

Monday – Thursday
4:30 – 6:00 pm
Location: Island Park Pool

Price: Y Members:  $48,  Non-members:  $60

    or call 701.293.9622

For more information, contact Erich Richardson at 701.364.4151 or