ywca Minneapolis

Masters Swim Team

Masters Swim Team

YWCA Minneapolis has its own masters swim program, representing swimmers age 18 to 80 and a full range of speeds and experience.

  • Practices are offered for a wide range of interests:
    • Stroke development
    • General workout
    • Triathlon stroke work and training
    • Senior masters
  • Unlike other teams in the state, enrollment in our masters swim team includes practices at three different sites, YWCA Downtown, Midtown and Uptown.
  • Practices are held in morning, midday and evening throughout the week and weekend.
  • Signing up gives you access to over 15 hours of weekly practice options!
  • We have an award-winning coaching team with top level technical expertise and experience.
  • Program participants gain access to open and closed-session swims on Cedar Lake with our program.

Registration Instructions

Register Here


  • New Masters swimmers should be able to comfortably swim 200 yards of freestyle (front crawl) without a break.
  • Unted States Masters Swimming (USMS) membership is required at registration.

Masters Practice Schedule

YWCA Downtown:

Tuesday and Thursday: 6:30 am - 7:30 am

YWCA Uptown:

Monday: 6:00 am - 7:00 am; 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday: 6:00 am - 7:00 am; 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday: 6:00 am - 7:00 am; 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday: 6:00 am - 7:00 am, 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Friday: 6:00 am - 7:00 am; 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday: 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Practice times are subject to change. Please check the current site pool schedule for updated information.