Swim and Dive Teams

Swim Dive Teams

USA Club Swimming - Surprise Storm

Surprise offers a year round competitive swimming program that competes within the valley, state and beyond. The program focuses on learning technical skills required for athletes to train and improve speed & endurance while competing at a higher level. Participants must try out for this program. Training fees are billed monthly and each athlete is required to pay an annual registration fee which includes a membership to USA Swimming.

Surprise Storm - USA Club Swimming

Groups Determined By Skill Level
Level: Practice Days: Times: Fees:
Senior I & II M - F 3:15 - 5:00 p.m.  $110/month
Gold M - F 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.  $90/month
Silver M - F 5:15 - 6:30 p.m.  $75/month
Bronze M - Th 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  $75/month
Blue M|W|TH 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.  $60/month

Annual Registration: includes USA Swimming Membership: $75 Resident/$150 Non-Resident
Practice times are for the fall months.

Recreational Swim & Dive Teams

Surprise offers two recreational swim and dive teams that compete in the West Valley Swim League which consists of teams from the City of Surprise and City of Peoria. Practices Start: Tuesday, May 30th. Practices are generally Mon. - Thurs. with meets and special events on Friday and Saturdays.

Try-outs and registration for NEW members (residents): Saturday, May 6th from 8- 11am at the Surprise Aquatic Center. Swimmers must be able to swim 25 yards freestyle and backstroke continuously and demonstrate all four competitive strokes. There will also be dive try outs the same day. Past participant can start registering on May 1st, but registration must be in person, in order to verify past membership. Non-residents may register Monday, May 8th but must have participated in tryouts.
  • Surprise Swordfish - Morning Practices
  • Surprise Tsunami - Evening Practices
Participants will register for either an 8 & under practice (30 minutes) or a 9 & older practice (60 minutes). Practices will be divided by age and skill, and competitions will be divided by age groups ( 6 & under, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18) and gender. Age is determined by June 1, 2017.

Fee: $80.00 Residents
$100.00 non/residents
Location: Surprise Aquatic Center
15831 N Bullard Ave
Information: 623.222.2264
Registration Form: Returning May 2018
Manuals: Swim Team
Dive Team
Meet Schedules: TBD

Swordfish & Tsunami Beginning Dive

This class is for participants new to diving or may have 1 year of experience but can not perform a back dive for competition.

Swordfish & Tsunami Intermediate Dive

This class is for participants who may have 1 - 2 years experience and can perform 1 back dive for competition. 

Swordfish & Tsunami Advanced Dive

This class is for participants who may 2+ years experience, a full diving schedule, and/or high school diving experience.

Junior Coaches Program:

The City of Surprise Swim and Dive Teams often invite 6 - 8 former or current swim team members between 14 - 17 who would like to volunteer their time and talent to help support the teams as a 2017 Junior Coach. The primary duties would include supporting the Swim Coaches during team practices and swim meets, offering young swimmers tips to
improve their skills, and allow coaches to conduct practices in a safe manner.