Fort Washington

Swim & Dive

Fort Washington Sharks swim and dive team is part of the Colonial Swim League, participating in six dual swim meets throughout the summer season,  culminating in Champs meets and a swim banquet at the end of July.


Cost: $105 for 2023
Max Age: 18
Min Age: No minimum age, but swimmers must be able to complete a lap of the pool unaided.  For swimmers who are still learning, we offer a ‘mini-sharks’ group lesson program.

Swim and Dive FAQ

Pre-season: After-school practices (about an hour) begin the week following Memorial Day, with time trials in mid-June)

Regular season:  June 15 to Jul 29 (start date may change)
Swim practices: M-F, mornings 1 to 1.5 hrs depending on age group. Practice times are determined based on age group enrollment.   

Dive Practices: Weekdays 10-11am and 11am-12pm during the regular season
Sharks may participate in swim, dive, both.  Swim practices are timed to coordinate with our Shark Tennis programs.

Meets: Six meets throughout the season, on Tues-Thurs evenings or Saturday mornings, plus optional invitational meets, the CJ Martin Relay Carnival and A-Champs/B-Champs at the end of the season. Typically we have 3 home meets and 3 away.

Banquet: An outdoor end-of-season awards banquet for swimmers and their parents will be held at the club on July 29

Important 2023 Dates

  • TBD (will update in the Spring of 2023)

A more detailed schedule is communicated via TeamSnap following registration.