Swim, Dive and Water Basketball Teams

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Pools will be open Memorial Day Weekend, May 26 to 28, and re-open for summer 2018 on June 2 to July 29.

Register now for swimming lessons and aquatics programs online at the Phoenix Parks and Recreation registration website or in-person at one of the city's registration locations.


Swim Team

​​The city of Phoenix Recreational Swim Team is a six-week program designed to enhance and improve swimming strokes for children age 5 to 17. Participants are broken up into three age groups to practice and then compete in recreational meets against teams from other city pools. Practices include one hour of instruction four days per week (Monday through Thursday), with swim meets on Thursday at 7 p.m. at various pools.

Prerequisites: Participants must be able to swim 25 meters continuously using any one of the four competitive strokes.


Register for Swim TeamSwim Meet ScheduleSwim Team Handbook



Dive Team

The city of Phoenix Recreational Dive Team is a six-week program designed to enhance and improve diving skills for children age 5 to 17. Teams participate in recreational meets against teams from other city pools, competing based on age group. Practices include one hour of water instruction and may include 15 minutes of dry land warm-ups four days per week (Monday through Thursday), with dive meets on Tuesday at 5 p.m. at various pools.

Prerequisites: Participants must be comfortable swimming in deep water and be able to do a forward jump, backward jump and forward dive.


Register for Dive TeamTake Dive LessonsDive Meet Schedule


 

​Water Basketball Team

Water Basketball is a free program for children age 12 to 17. Practices are held Monday through Wednesday, with games on Thursday against eight other city pool teams. Travel for participants will be provided to and from the games. The program concludes with a double-elimination tournament and a three-point shootout competition.


Register for Water BasketballWater Basketball Schedule & Rules