Waxahachie YMCA offers a wide variety of fun and beneficial programs for the whole family. During the hot summer months, we like to offer the opportunity to get wet and cool off through our water sports & fitness programs. Dive in today!

Aquatics Questions and Contact
(972) 938-9826

Swim Team

Ellis County Swim

Head Coach – Maddie Hooper maddiehooper@me.com

Tryouts/Assessments Dates

*Please click the link to register for your assessment or to get additional information.

  • Monday - Wednesday May 20 thru May 22 between 5:30 and 7pm
  • Saturday, May 25 between 11am and 1pm
  • Tuesday - Wednesday May 28 thru May 29 between 5:30 and 7pm

Assessment/Tryout Registration

Preseason practice – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 5pm to 7pm, May 15 through June 2
Regular season practice – Monday through Thursday, June 5 – July 21, 6:15am-8:15am

  • Black group 6:15am-7:15am | Green group 7:15am-8:15am

Age Groups – 10+ (black group) and 9 and under (green group)

  • Beginning swimmers will be required to swim a 25 yd freestyle & backstroke

Required equipment – swim suit (one-piece for girls, jammers for boys), goggles, cap
Team site to purchase equipment will be available to participants

For information contact:


Water Aerobics

Join our nationally-certified instructors in the pool for a fun and challenging workout. Work at your own ability level with the encouragement from friendly, welcoming classmates. High-energy, low-impact water aerobics in the water to improve strength, conditioning, and cardiovascular health.

FREE for Members

•Drop-in Classes

•No registration required

•All fitness levels

•Ages 10-14 may attend with parent/guardian.

•Ages 15+ may attend unaccompanied.