YMCA Swim Teams

Competitive Swim

Our competitive swim programs offer people of all ages an opportunity to work with trained coaches to improve swimming skills, endurance and promote a healthy lifestyle.


Makos is the YMCA of Martha’s Vineyards competitive swim team for boys and girls ages 6-18. Swimming with the Makos offers vigorous workouts based on high energy, technique-focused swims, on personalized challenging intervals. The Makos team is divided into different workout groups based on skill level and designed for the advancement of each swimmer. Under direction of the coach, all workout groups practice at the same times each day.


Masters Swimming

Structured swimming workouts that include stroke refinement and set design. The workout is adapted to the goals of the individual swimmer, while providing a fun yet challenging atmosphere. This class is perfect for those that want to cross-train for fitness, improve their swimming ability, or train for a triathlon or other swimming competition.

Open to Swimmers 18+

Group Exercise Schedule