YMCA of Greater Erie



A year-round, competitive swim team and sanctioned member of YMCA Swimming, the County YMCA Blue Dolphins (CYBD) encourages participation with the motto “Everybody Swims, Everybody Wins”.




  • The CYBD has two seasons
    • Practice length and frequency varies with each training level and those levels are based on ability and maturity
      • Winter runs September through March
      • Summer runs May through August
        • There are short breaks between sessions in the Spring and late Summer
  • In addition to the swimmer fee, a YMCA Membership is required.
    • An optional USA Swimming membership is available for those interested
  • Summer Pre-Team Program (additional fee)
    • opportunity for those new to the sport of competitive swimming to experience what a practice with a swimming team is like and if the athlete wants to continue to participate
    • chance for current swimmers to sharpen their skills and work on their form and stroke
    • taught by CYBD Coaching Staff
    • No YMCA Membership fee required
    • If swimmer continues on to the Summer Season, the Summer Pre-Team Program fee is taken off their swimmer fee

For more information or to register please visit the CYBD Official Site by clicking here>>