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YCF is your neighborhood swim team, available at every pool within the YMCA of Central Florida Association, making your ideal training site always close to home! The team is divided into various practice groups based on age, ability and commitment in order to offer an appropriate option for every level swimmer.

YCF has a professionally trained and certified coaching staff who use the YMCA core values of honesty, caring, respect, responsibility and faith as the primary focus in our instruction. Our philosophy is to develop swimmers who are better prepared in life by being better prepared in the water.

Please visit our Groups page for detailed descriptions of our practice groups and our Locations page for our various training sites.

Registration For NEW YCF swimmers

If interested in joining the YCF Swim Team, please inquire with the YCF Swim Team Office at
(407)204-3375 or email

Registration For RETURNING YCF swimmers

Visit the Forms & Documents page to download the YCF registration form. Once completed, the form needs to be returned to the YCF Swim Team Office at the Rosen YMCA Aquatic Center. You can scan/email them to or you can send it by mail, (to YCF Swim Team, 8422 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32819). You will be contacted by email when your information has been processed, (which could take up to 72 hours). All YCF sites operate on a first come first serve basis until full. If your requested site is full, you will be contacted and given the option to choose another site or be put on a waiting list.

General Team Information

Program Fee

All YCF practice groups operate on a month to month commitment by monthly bank or credit card draft ONLY.  Details are as follows:

Recreational Track

  • Age Group Recreational – $40/month (Y members) or $80/month (non-Y members)
  • Senior Recreational – $50/month (Y members) or $100/month (non-Y members)

* Swim meet entry fees are NOT included in the monthly program fees above.

Competitive Track

  • Age Group Competitive – $70/month (Y members only)
  • Senior Competitive – $80/month (Y members only)

* Swim meet entry fees are NOT included in the monthly program fees above.

National Track

  • National Prep – $100/month (Y members only)
  • National – $120/month (Y members only)

* Swim meet entry fees ARE included in the monthly program fees above.

All groups have multi-swimmer discounts available for our families, (10% off each additional swimmer), and participants at our YCF Outreach family centers, (including Cocoa, Osceola and Titusville), receive a 20% discount on program fees.

Registration Fee & Team Fee

All YCF swimmers from any group have a required and non-refundable $25 registration fee to process their paperwork and hold their spot on the team. This registration fee includes a swim cap and team t-shirt. All YCF Competitive Track and National Track practice groups also have a required and non-refundable $100 team fee which includes YMCA league dues, USA Swimming membership, YCF travel meet support, unlimited swim caps and an additional two team t-shirts.

YMCA Membership

A YMCA membership is NOT required for our Recreational Track swimmers but is required for our Competitive and National Track practice groups. A wide variety of YMCA membership options are available and details, including membership rates, can be found at the YMCA of Central Florida website.

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance is available for qualifying applicants. Interested individuals should contact the Membership Department at your local YMCA family center.

Team Suit & Team Apparel

A YCF team swimsuit is available as an option, (but highly encouraged), along with additional items like warm-ups, swim bags, etc. Some training equipment is also required for certain Competitive and National Track practice groups, and details on all these items are available at our online Team Store. YCF is a Speedo sponsored team and per our contract, all YCF swimmers should purchase only Speedo brand suits from our preferred vendor through the online Team Store.