Join our year-round competitive swim team

Welcome to Carolina Aquatics!  Where Everyone Deserves the Opportunity to be Great!

Serving the Greater Columbia Area:  Lexington, West Columbia, Cacye, Irmo, Chapin, Gaston, and Blythewood area.

Carolina Aquatics competitive swim team was established in 1997. 

New swimmers must sign up to be assessed and receive a placement recommendation by a CA coach prior to registering for the 2023-24 swim season. 

If you are transfering from another team you may schedule to visit swim practice to tryout.  

Email for a Tryout.  Email the Coach at the Site you prefer,

Topspin:  Coach Pam Swander

Email coach: [email protected]

Columbia College:  Coach Kelly Giese

Email Coach:  [email protected]


Get Ready for a Great Swimming Experience!

Carolina Aquatics Swim Club aims to engage families entering the sport of swimming into lifelong enrichment. It’s a practice that builds relationships, encourages skills, and promotes positive habits.  

Expectations of CA Team members:

  • Come to practice and have fun working hard with your teammates
  • Regular participation in competitions
  • Parent participation in all home competitions
  • A desire to be part of a competitive program that emphasizes team and sportsmanship along with hard work

We have two home practice sites: 

Topspin Swim Club- outdoor pool (heated)

5347 Sunset Blvd

Lexington, SC 29072

Columbia College- indoor

Greer Natatorium

4843 Burke Ave

Columbia, SC  29203


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PO Box 5592
Columbia , SC 29205