Looking to Swim on a Competitive Team?

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 swim season. 

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

Email the Coach at the practice site you prefer:

Topspin Pool in Lexington:  Coach Pam Swander

Email coach: [email protected]

Columbia College In Northeast Columbia:  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