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Thank you for considering Piranha Aquatics for your child this swim season!


We are so excited to be entering our 10th season of providing quality aquatic programming to the Salem area and surrounding communities!


Some of our features:

When comparing our prices to other programs, you cannot beat the cost of having full-time aquatic professionals who are dedicated to the long-term success of not only your child, but the Piranha Aquatics program as a whole.

Registration is now open for returning athletes and will open August 1 for new swimmers and all registrations will occur online.  You must register through the Team Unify platform.  If you need assistance with registration, please just let us know. We are happy to help!

If you have questions, please contact Head Coach Caroline McDermott at 330-548-SWIM or caroline@piranhaaquatics.com  We look forward to seeing you in the pool!

High School Information Session:

 Monday, September 25. 2017

8:00 pm at Salem Community Center


High School Track

High School

This group only practices during the high school season (Nov-Feb).  This group is for athletes who will swim in OHSAA sponsored meets but DO NOT have a high school sponsored team.

Practice is offered 5 days per week and a minimum of 3 days/week is expected.  Swimmers will practice with Silver or Gold groups of the competitive team, depending on their past swimming experiences and abilities.

Swimmers in this group must be able to swim the length of the pool.  

Practice equipment needed: One piece suit (Girls) or Jammers (boys).  Team cap, fins, kicboard, water bottle, snorkel, tennis shoes to be worn in the pool.


Athletes who wish to swim before HS season can either join our competitive team or the teen fit program (Recreational).  Please see those packets for more information.

Practice Schedule

Practice will start October 30 and lasts through the last championship meet in which your child qualifies.

M, T, Th 6:25-8:45

Friday 3:55-6:00

Select Saturdays 7:55-9:30

Dryland 6:25-6:30 M, T, Th

Swimmers should wear socks and tennis shoes.

Saturday practice dates: (subject to change)

September 23, 30     October 21, 28        November 4, 11         December 9, 16

January 13, 27           February 10, 17


Piranhas High School “In-Season” Program for Independent Athletes

Parent Involvement

High School parents (or someone representing your swimmer) are required to volunteer at our 4 HIGH SCHOOL swim meets (3, 1.5-hour meets at the SCC and the HS swimming invitational January 7th. These high school meets provide necessary high school competition experience for your children.   Without your help, we cannot continue to offer these experiences.  

Registration Fee

# practices

Two installment Plan

One installment plan

3 days/week*

Up to 3 practices per week


Initial payment of $240 due at registration, $190 due Dec 1


One payment due Oct 21

Late fee of $25 applies to Oct 21 and Dec 1 due date.

4-5 days/week*


Up to 5 practices per week


Initial payment of $290 due at registration, $240 due Dec 1


One payment due Oct 21

Late fee of $25 applies to Oct 21 and Dec 1 due date.

*Due to our accounting software, you may see the fees broken down into different amounts but the total will be the same as listed above.

Financial Policies


If you feel you will need help covering the costs of swim season, please contact Coach Caroline before registration/at the start of the season. The board will work with you as much as possible. We want your child to swim!

Team Unify Registration and Payments

Family Discount

Our business model advocates charging the lowest price-point per swimmer, regardless of the number of children you have involved in our program, therefore we do not offer family discounts.  If financial constraints apply to your family, please speak to Coach Caroline or a board member and we will work with you to reach an agreement.


Questions about our high school team should be directed to Caroline McDermott, our Head Coach.  Caroline@piranhaaquatics.com 

Equipment and Team Apparel Requirements



The table below shows what equipment is required for your child’s developmental level.

Equipment can be purchased through SwimOutlet.com.  We have our preferred products marked.  Whenever you shop for swim things, please use this link-even if you venture outside our website, as we get 10% back towards the program every time someone shops through the link.  http://www.swimoutlet.com/piranhaaquatics

If you need help ordering we are happy to order equipment for you and we will bill your account.


Team Cap

Water Bottle


Kick board

Tennis Shoes (worn in water)



Teen Fit








*All females must wear a one-piece suit to practice.  Males should purchase “Jammers” for practice.

High School Meet Schedule

The most current High School Meet schedule is located on the web. It is located on the “High School” tab in Team Unify.

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www.PiranhaAquatics.com  330-548-SWIM  645 E. State Street  Salem OH 44460