Non-competitive Swimming and Summer Swim League
The Minnows is a developmental program for ages 5 to 12. The program provides the opportunity for swimmers to improve their stroke technique and to build endurance in a fun, non-competitive environment. Swimmers looking to participate must be able to comfortably swim 25 yards of freestyle and 25 yards of backstroke unassisted. The Minnows occasionally hold friendly and fun swim meets. Registration is first come, first serve, per month.
Evaluations: Call either location and schedule an evaluation. Evaluations help to assess the abilities of your swimmer and proper placement into the program.
Season Dates: September 2021 - April 2022
Ages 5 -12
R.L. Jones PoolMon/Wed @ Jones Center 3:30-4:15PM
Fri* @ Park West 3:30 - 4:15PM
$50 resident/$80 non-resident monthly
Min. 5 Max. 65
Park West Pool
T/TH/Fri* 3:45 - 4:30PM
$50 resident/$80 non-resident monthly
Min. 10 - Max. 65
Mon/Wed/Fri* 3:45 – 4:30PM
$50 residents/ $80 non-resident monthly
Min. 10 - Max. 40
*All Minnows are welcome to join the Friday practices at the Park West Pool. Friday Practices will begin at 3:30 pm and end at 4:15 pm. Have any questions about Minnows please contact Nicole Ashby at NAshby@tompsc.com or 843-884-2528
The Sharks program focuses on general fitness and stroke technique for strong swimmers who can complete multiple laps easily for workouts. Practices are 4 times a week with no minimum attendance requirement. Swimmers must be able to complete 100 yards freestyle to join. Evaluations: Call either location and schedule an evaluation. Evaluations help to assess the abilities of your swimmer and proper placement into the program.
September 2021 - April 2022
R.L. Jones Center
Monday thru Thursday 6:30 to 7:30 PM $50 residents/ $80 non-resident per month
Summer Swim League - Kingfish Ages 5-18
Must be 5 years old by 06/01/2022
For children who love to swim, but do not want the year-round commitment of joining a USA Swimming program. Learn the fundamentals of swimming while enjoying a fun environment and compete in several local swim meets (optional).
Registration will begin February 21st, 2022 and will end on April 29th, 2022
Parent Meetings (must attend one):
Tuesday, April 5th, 2022 @ RL Jones Pool: 6:00pm
Saturday, May 7th, 2022 @ Park West Program Building: 1:00pm
May 9th – June 3rd , 2022
Ages 8 & Under: T/Th, 3:45-4:30pm, Park West Pool
Ages 9 & Older: T/Th, 6:30-7:30pm, Jones Center
June 6th – July 22nd
Ages 8 & Under: T/Th, 4:00-4:45pm, Park West Pool
Ages 9 & Older: T/Th, 4:45-5:45 pm, Park West PoolPlease email Nicole Ashby at NAshby@tompsc.com if you have any questions about our summer swim team program.
The Palmetto Masters is open to all swimmers 18 years of age and older interested in fitness and/or competitive swimming. Each workout is tailored to the individual swimmer whether they are fitness or competitive oriented. Competitions are made available through United States Masters Swimming. Emphasis is placed on stroke technique and enjoyment of the sport.
Practice Locations: Monday thru Friday @ R.L. Jones Center (5:30 to 7:00AM)
- Saturday @ Park West (6:30 to 8:00AM)
- Fees: $50 residents / $80 non-residents
- Additional $44 annual registration fee to USA Masters Swimming
Special Olympics Swim Team
This program is a Special Olympics swim team that is open to competitive and non-competitive swimmers. The team will focus on swimming technique, fitness, and fun.
- January to April 2022
- Fridays 5:30 – 6:30PM @ R.L. Jones Center
- $35 residents / $50 non-residents
A $10 processing fee will be charged for each approved refund request. Refund requests must be received up to five business days before the start date of the activity. Requests must be made by an adult 18 years or older.
Transfers:A $10 processing fee will be charged for all transfers. Transfer requests must be received up to three business days before the activity start date. No transfer requests will be honored after this time period. Requests must be made by an adult 18 years or older.
South Carolina Swim Club (SCSC)
If you are looking to join a competitive youth swim team, please visit the South Carolina Swim Club website here SCSC