Venice YMCA


Swimming is a life skill as well as great exercise and a challenging sport. Ys offer swim lessons (for all ages), family swim, competitive swimming and diving teams, and many kinds of adaptive swim programs for kids with special needs, so we can all safely enjoy the pleasures of an aquatic environment.

We offer:

Swim Lessons




Aquatic Fitness

Classes include Arthritis Plus, Deep Water aerobics, and Shallow Water aerobics. Download the Schedule Here!

High School "Stay in Shape"  =  5:15 - 7:00 PM  (Tues / Thurs)

Swim training and instruction to keep high school swimmers in shape and to improve their technique and endurance.  This is NOT a "learn to swim" program, high school athletes must have knowledge of at least 2 competitive strokes to qualify for the group. YMCA membership is not needed. $40 per month

Swim Team

Come And Train With The Best! All athletes, ages 6 to 21, from novice to national-level competitors, are invited to open tryouts. For more information contact the Venice YMCA  at 941-492-9622. Tryouts occur year-round for all groups. Please come in during regular practice hours from 3 pm-7 pm for a tryout at our Venice branch! Membership in USA Swimming required by all swimmers. Find the swim team website here!

Masters Swim Team

Masters Swimming is an organized program for adults 18 years and older with workouts designed to accommodate all levels. This program allows swimmers to prepare for Masters swim meets or just stay in shape.  *Please note this is not a learn to swim program.  For more information contact the coaches at or 941-492-9622. 

Membership Requirements

U.S. Masters Swimming Membership for those wishing to compete

Coaching Fees

  • $25.00 a month
  • Walk-in fee $5.00/Practice

Practice Schedule

  • M/W/F        5:15am-6:45am / 6:45am-7:45am