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Blackstone Community Center


Athletics, Health & Fitness

Blackstone Sharks Swim Team

Blackstone Sharks Swim Team
This program provides competitive and non-competitive swimming. Participants ages range from 7 to 18 are taught the fundamentals of various swimming techniques. Participants compete with other BCYF Community Centers swim teams. Swim team practices takes place three times a week on Tuesday 6pm-6:45pm, Wednesday 5pm-5:45pm, and Thursday 6pm-6:45pm with meets taking place at various BCYF site on Fridays at 5pm. Program operates from September to March. Season swim meets started November 2015 and run until March 2016. Schedule subject to change without notice.

Proper swim attire is required: Swim trunks (no cut off pants or jeans), bathing suit (no shirts), and towels are required. Shoulder length hair requires a swim cap. Swimmers must shower before entering the pool.

Lifeguard to swimmer ratio is 1 to 20. This includes pool deck areas.

Lifeguards: Nakieka Taylor, Jorge Figueroa & Ernest Williams  
Ages: 7 to 18
Schedule: September 2016 – March 2017 Tuesday 6pm-6:45pm, Wednesday 5pm-5:45pm, and Thursday 6pm-6:45pm.
Cost/Fees: Membership required. $25.00 registration fee
Registration Info: Membership required. Program applications available in lobby and third floor office. All applications must be completed and received with a $25 program fee.

For more information please call (617) 635-5162 ext:100