Why SwimRVA?


Lessons, Fitness, CPR, 

Pool Schedules

Availability & Events



Located in Chesterfield County, SwimRVA serves the Greater Richmond area as a catalyst for regional aquatics and community-wide focus on water safety, health & fitness, sports tourism and competitive swimming.  We offer swimming lessons, water aerobics, aqua running, water polo, CPR & lifeguard certification courses, masters swimming, warm water therapy pool, land fitness classes, and youth triathlon training.

Check out Courtney Paulk's amazing CATALINA SWIM!!  Click here...

SwimRVA is proud to be a Make-A-Splash partner.  The USA Swimming Foundation partners with Learn-To-Swim providers nationwide to offset the cost of swimming lessons and educate the community about the importance of learning to swim.  For more information please check out the website: www.usaswimmingfoundation.org/makeasplash


SwimRVA would like to say thank you to our following sponsors:


24 Hour Swim for RVA

Congrats to all those who helped support the extremely successful first annual 24 Hour Swim for RVA Event.  We raised over $10,000 to help "Drownproof Richmond".  Together we will make Richmond a healthier, more active, and thriving region! NEW GOAL:  $15,000

24 Hour Swim LOGO SwimRVA


Event Format:  

Limited to 22 teams of up to 12 people.  Teams will have their own lane and camp space.  Teams will each have a minimum donation amount of $1,200.  Captains must reserve team with $50 donation.

Choose from the following:


  • 1. 24 HOUR Relay Swim (Saturday 9am-Sunday 9am)
  • 2. 24 Miles in 24 Hours (For 1 or 2 person teams)
  • 3. 12 HOUR Relay Swim (Saturday 9am-9pm)


Ready to Drownproof Richmond?  Follow these steps:

1. Elect a captain!

2. Recruit a team.  Use the flyer HERE:



3. Register your team HERE: 



5.  Download and complete team waiver HERE:



6. Just want to donate to your favorite team member.  Donate to your hero HERE: