Gators Swim Club

The Gator’s Swim Club is a USA Swimming team that has a history spanning over 40 years. Gator’s are dedicated to providing a fun and challenging program for young people 7-18 years old that will enable swimmers to improve their ability and excel in the sport.

Questions? Please email Gators Head Coach Blake at bunderhill@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us.

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Gators 2022

Summer only!

Back for the summer and interested in swimming with the Gators? Sign up for Gators Summer (Activity # 823302-13)! Practices are from Tuesday May 31st through Friday August 9th for 12 weeks and will be auto-billed the first of the month for June, July and August. Times vary, but are mainly 4:15pm-6:00pm and/or 8:00am-9:45am. Register online now at www.el-cerrito.org/onlinereg!

Try-Outs

Try-outs available by appointment only on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30pm and 5:45pm. To make an appointment to try-out, please email bunderhill@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us. Please download and fill out this form, then bring it to your try-out: Gators Try-Out Form 2022

Once accepted on the team, you can REGISTER HERE!

USA Swimming registration

All Groups except the Pre-Team are required to have a USA Swimming membership. If you are a new member, you must fill out the athlete registration form (2022 USA Swimming Athlete Registration Form) with a check for $84 made out to PACIFIC SWIMMING.

Gators Information Packet

Information on the Gators practice times, pricing, swim meets, and policies can be found in the Gators Information Packet.

Practice Times:

All practices are 5 days a week, Monday through Friday, except City Holidays.

Beginning Monday June 13, 2022:

  • Pre-Team: 6:00pm-6:45pm
  • Stroke Development: 5:45pm-6:45pm
  • Juniors: 4:15pm-5:45pm
  • Seniors: Monday - Thursday 8am-9:45am, Friday 4:15pm-6:00pm

Closed for City Holidays:
Monday July 4, 2022

Fees:

Auto-Debited the 1st of every month. 15% sibling discount offered. 

Beginning January 2022:

Pre-Team: $63 Resident / $78 Non-Resident
Stroke Development: $104 Resident / $125 Non-Resident
Juniors: $156 Resident / $188 Non-Resident
Seniors: $182 Resident / $219 Non-Resident

Questions? Please email Gators at bunderhill@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us

Please note:

High-Use Facility: This is a high-use facility with multiple programs happening at a time. During your reservation time, other programs may be occurring that have loud music or amplified sound.

Verification of Residency: Proof of household address may be requested at any time to verify residency. This may be in the form of a utility bill or rental lease.