Being a member of the River Valley Swim Club means your child will learn:
  • All four swim competition strokes (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly
  • Starts, turns. intervals, race strategy
  • Goal setting
  • Organizational Skills
  • Commitment
  • Sportsmanship
  • How to be part of a TEAM!
Registration seasons:
  • Winter: Mid January through early March (about 1 ¾ months)
  • Spring: Mid April through early June (about 2 months)
  • Summer: Early June through July (about 1 ½ months)
  • Fall:  Late September through before Thanksgiving (about 2 months)

FALL 2023 registration

Season runs  Sept. 25 - Nov. 16, 2023 (no practice 9-28 or 10-5)
Mondays, Wednesdays, and/or Thursdays

AG1, AG2 6:30-7:30PM 
AG3, AG4 6:30-8PM 

New swimmers must tryout prior to registering for the team.
Minimum qualifications:  must be able to swim 25 yards of freestyle & 25 yards of backstroke.

Tryouts scheduled on an individual basis prior to season start date  Please email coach Ellen to schedule a tryout

The Coach will assign you an age group level based on your ability (click here to see a description of the age group levels AG1-AG4).

Registration fees:
  • Depends on the ability of the swimmer, see the age group levels below.
  • USA Swimming membership is also required.
  • Register and pay your fees online at the Registration Link below.

Fall 2023 Fee Schedule
  Sept. 25 - Nov. 16, 2023
Group 2 days
per week
3 days
per week
4 days
per week
AG1 $160 $230 N/A
AG2 $160 $230 N/A
AG3 $235 $340 N/A
AG4 $235 $340 N/A
* not including 12 and under USA membership $30
* not including older than 12 USA membership $40

If your athlete needs a USA/MNSWIM swim membership.......

N LSC fee ($10 for 12 & under, $8 for older than 12) will be included when you register on the RVSC site

National USA fee ($40 for 12 & under, $70 for older than 12 (valid thru 12/2024) will be completed & paid for by a parent on a seperate online site (coach Ellen will send the link and instructions once registered for practices)

Total membership fee: 
12 and younger is $50;  13 and older is $78     

Current member registration begins Friday Sept. 8,  2023 
'new to team' registration starts Friday, Sept. 15, 2023

Registration and

Please print and complete the Code of Conduct form
and the Medical Waiver form, and give both
to your coach at the first practice session.

Feel free to email Coach Ellen Heath with any questions or to schedule a tryout.

Refund Policy:
  • No refunds will be issued on the USA Swimming membership and any registration processing fees.
  • Tuition less one month will be refunded if the swimmer cancels after the first swim practice but before 14 calendar days after the first swim practice day.
  • No tuition refund will be given if the swimmer cancels 14 calendar days after the first swim practice day.