The mission of the Hornell Area Family YMCA is to offer a fun, welcoming environment for youth swimmers to learn teamwork, comradery, leadership, and principles of healthy competition while focusing on the YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.


  • Swimmers must remain current members at the Hornell YMCA (either youth members or part of a family membership).
  • At a minimum, the swimmer must be able to swim 4 lengths nonstop of freestyle (front crawl) and backstroke.
  • Swimmers are not required to attend a mandatory number of practices. The commitment to attend practices is up to the swimmer and their parents.
  • Meets are optional and are not required.
  • Swimmers need to provide their own practice suits, goggles, and towels. Parents will have the option to purchase team suits once finalized and possibly warmups if wanted (not required).
  • Desire to be part of a team and have fun!


Other Info:
  • Transportation to and from meets is the responsibility of the parent. 
  • YMCA membership fees are not included in the prices below.
  • Families with multiple children: The monthly fee is 10% less for the second child and 15% less for all additional children.
  • Financial Assistance is available for season fees.


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