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:



If you have any questions about registration please contact us at 804-271-8271

Please fill out the REGISTRATION PACKET at least 7 days prior to the start of camp.  You can mail it to Debbie Kelo at 5050 Ridgedale Parkway, Richmond, VA 23234 or email to debbie.kelo@swimrichmond.org

Here is a list of your upcoming 2018 Summer Camps: 

SwimRVA Summer Camp (Ages 6-12):  $199/week

SUMMER CAMP Session 1: "Treasure Hunters":  June 18-June 22, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

SUMMER CAMP Session 2: "Whacky Week":  June 25-June 29, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

SUMMER CAMP Session 3: "Party in the USA":  July 2/3 & July 5/6, 2018 (Monday-Thursday: 4 Days=$160)

SUMMER CAMP Session 4: "Futuristic Fun":  July 9-July 13, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

SUMMER CAMP Session 5: "Adventures of Virginia":  July 16-July 20, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

SUMMER CAMP Session 6: "Super Secret Spy":  July 30-August 1  (Monday-Wednesday: 3 Days = $120)

SUMMER CAMP Session 7: "Imagination Station":  August 13-August 17, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

SUMMER CAMP Session 8: "Hawaiian Hullaballou":  August 20-August 24, 2018 (Monday-Friday)



SwimRVA JR Lifeguard Camp (Ages 11-14):  $199/week


JR LIFEGUARD CAMP Session 1:  June 18-June 22, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

JR LIFEGUARD CAMP Session 2:  June 25-June 29, 2018 (Monday-Friday)



SwimRVA Water Sports Camp (Ages 10-18):  $199/week

  • Must have swim skills equivalent to SwimRVA swim school station 6
  • Geared towards our older kids
  • Each day camper will participate in a different water sport (Water Polo, Kayaking, Synchro Swimming, Paddle Boards, Log Rolling) on top of 1-2 swim lessons/practice a day.
  • To ensure everyone is not a waterlogged prune, we have an outdoor activity planned every day, as well.

WATER SPORTS CAMP Session 1:  July 9-July 13, 2018 (Monday-Friday)



SwimRVA MERMAID Camp (must be on the swim team):  $299/week

  • Splash into an underwater kingdom in this all girls camp. We will use our imagination to create an underwater world ruled by beautiful mermaids. Mermaid themed games, crafts and, of course, swimming will keep the underwater adventure going.
  • Each camper will have a mermaid tail
  • The requirement of being on a Swim Team and/or swim skills equivalent to SwimRVA Swim School Station 7

MERMAID CAMP Session 2:  August 13-August 17 (Monday-Friday)



SwimRVA Strokes and Turns Camp (must be on the swim team):  $199/week

  • Strokes & Turns Camp gives your swim teamer more time in the water to practice starts & turns, stroke technique, personal strength and flexibility and building their endurance through two practices, one dryland/yoga session and one outdoor activity a day. Campers will enjoy log rolling, water polo, Zumba, yoga and nutrition skills between their water time. Celebrate their progress at the end of the week with a mock swim meet!

STROKES AND TURNS CAMP Session 1:  July 16-July 20, 2018 (Monday-Friday)

STROKES AND TURNS CAMP Session 2:  August 20-August 24 (Monday-Friday)



SwimRVA High-Performance Camp (Ages 10-18):  $199/week

  • The cornerstone of the high-performance swim camp’s success is a dedication to helping campers improve each of the four strokes when it comes to technique, training and race strategy. Training plans are different for older and younger campers, and further differentiated by training groups for a highly personalized experience.
  • Highlights: Two swim sessions a day designed to train more effectively, dryland exercises and games, daily stroke clinics, instruction and classroom discussions with guest clinicians on training physiology, goal setting, nutrition, race strategy and more.
  • The requirement of at least one season of competitive swimming and know how to swim all four competitive strokes

HIGH-PERFORMANCE CAMP Session 1:  August 13-August 17 (Monday-Friday)