Swim, Dive & Water Polo Leagues

Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation offers intramural swim, dive, and water polo leagues. All aquatics leagues place emphasis on fun and development in a low-key competitive environment.
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 Swim League

​​​​​2019/20 Winter Swim League Information


Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation offers an intramural winter swim league for youth age 6-17. Emphasis is placed on swimmer development and fun in a low-key competitive environment. Each team will swim regular season and championship meets. Teams with low registration will be canceled on October 26, 2019. 

Age Requirements:

Birthday verification may be required.
Registrants must be at least 6 years old and no older than 17 on or before November 15, 2019. 
Participants will compete in age groups based on their age on November 15, 2019. ​
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USA, High School Varsity and Junior Varsity swimmers are not eligible to participate. Former USA swimmers must provide a release letter from their USA team. Valid Recreation Center Membership card required throughout the season.​​​


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Swimmers (10 yrs. & under) - Must be able to swim one (1) length of the pool (25 meters/yards) using a good front crawl with face in the water, demonstrating rhythmic breathing (either side to side or forward). Swimmers must also be able to swim one (1) length of the pool (25 meters/yards) back crawl.
  • Swimmers (11 yrs. & older) - Must be able to swim two (2) lengths of the pool (50 meters/yards) using a good front crawl with face in the water, demonstrating rhythmic breathing (either side to side or forward). Swimmers must also be able to swim two (2) lengths of the pool (50 meters/yards) back crawl.

Important Season Dates:

  • ​Time Trials: November 23, 2019
  • Dual Meets: December 7 & 14, January 11 & 25 and February 1   
  • Make-Up Meet Date:  January 18, 2020
  • Championships: February 14 & 15, 2020​

Swimmers must be registered prior to the eligibility swim dates. Swimmers will be assigned practice times based on their swimming ability during the eligibility swim. Practices will be one hour long.​​

​Bayside M​​arlins



  • Eligibility Swim Dates: Tuesday, October 22 or Thursday, October 24 | 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. 
  • Team Practice Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m. ​ 
    • ​No practices will be held on 11/28/2019, 12/24/2019, 12/26/2019, 12/31/2019.
    • Holiday Practice: December 19, 2019​

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Bow Creek Barrac​udas



  • Eligibility Swim Dates: Sunday, October 20 | 2 - 4 p.m. or Tuesday, October 22 | 6 - 8 p.m.​
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at 6:30 p.m.​ 
  • Team Practice Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m.  
    • ​​No practices will be held on 11/28/2019, 12/24/2019, 12/26/2019, 12/31/2019.
    • Holiday Practice: December 19, 2019​​​

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Great Neck​ Gators



  • Eligibility Swim Dates: Monday, October 21 or Wednesday, October 23 | 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Monday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Team Practice Times: Mondays & Wednesdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m. 
    • ​No practices will be held on 11/11/2019, 11/27/2019, 12/23/2019, 12/25/2019, 12/30/2019, 1/1/2020, and 1/20/2020.
    • Holiday Practice: December 18, 2019​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ 

​Kempsville Stingrays



  • Eligibility Swim Dates: Monday, October 21 or Wednesday, October 23 | 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Monday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Team Practice Times: Mondays & Wednesdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m.​ 
    • ​No practices will be held on 11/11/2019, 11/27/2019, 12/23/2019, 12/25/2019, 12/30/2019, 1/1/2020, and 1/20/2020.
    • Holiday Practice: December 18, 2019​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​Princess Anne Pira​​nhas



  • Eligibility Swim Dates: Monday, October 21 or Wednesday, October 23 | 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Monday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Team Practice Times: ​Mondays & Wednesdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m. 
    • ​No practices will be held on 11/11/2019, 11/27/2019, 12/23/2019, 12/25/2019, 12/30/2019, 1/1/2020, and 1/20/2020.​​
    • ​​Holiday Practice: December 18, 2019​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Seatack S​​​harks



  • Eligibility Swim Dates: Tuesday, October 22 or Thursday, October 24 | 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Tuesday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m. 
  • Team Practice Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m. 
    • ​​No practices will be held on 11/28/2019, 12/24/2019, 12/26/2019, 12/31/2019.
    • Holiday Practice: December 19, 2019​​​

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Williams Farm Wahoos



  • ​Eligibility Swim Dates: Monday, October 21 or Wednesday, October 23 | 6 - 8 p.m.
  • Parents Meeting Dates: Monday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m.​
  • Team Practice Times: ​​​Mondays & Wednesdays at 5:30, 6:30 or 7:30 p.m. 
    • ​​​No practices will be held on 11/11/2019, 11/27/2019, 12/23/2019, 12/25/2019, 12/30/2019, 1/1/2020, and 1/20/2020.
    • Holiday Practice: December 18, 2019​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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 Diving League

Our diving league is offered to kids age 7-17. This league is ideal for those who are new to the sport or divers who are looking to improve their skills. Emphasis is placed on diver development and fun in a low-key competitive environment. Participants will learn the proper approaches and entries off of the diving board. This program is designed for youth with little or no competitive diving experience. Teams are offered at Bayside, Great Neck and Princess Anne Recreation Centers. Season runs March - May with registration beginning in January.​

2019​ Diving League Information

 Water Polo League

​​Our water polo league is offered to swimmers age 10-18. The league teaches kids the nuances of the sport in a low-key, competitive environment. No experience is needed! Leagues are offered at Bayside, Great Neck, Kempsville and Princess Anne Recreation Centers. Season runs March - May with registration beginning in December.​​​

2019 Water Polo League Information