Haines Dolphins Swim Team

The Haines Dolphins Swim Team was organized in 1997 by a group of dedicated volunteers. Our first year we sent one swimmer to Junior Olympics. Seven years later we sent our first swimmer to Nationals and had 13 qualifiers for Junior Olympics. We have grown to be one of the largest youth sports organization in Haines, operating from September through April every year.


Our swimmers have brought home numerous High Point Awards, Percentage of Best Times awards, and Most Points Per Swimmer awards in recent years. We've developed a reputation in the Alaska swimming community for having a small, high-quality team.

Swim Groups

The Dolphins Swim Team is divided into groups based on skill level and experience. Which swimmer swims in which squad will be determined by the coaching staff. To find out more about each group visit the Swim Groups tab above.

Jun 08, 2020
The Haines Dolphins Swim Team is actively seeking applicants for a part-time Head Coach, to begin duties August 15, 2020. We are looking for an enthusiastic coach who can make swimming fulfilling and relevant for both competitive and recreational swimmers. Successful applicants will have: a competitive swimming background (preference will be given to those with coaching experience and current USA Swimming Association certifications); computer skills; and be able to work independently, motivate and communicate well with swimmers as well as parents, and have experience in conflict resolution and childhood development. A successful candidate will be highly self-motivated and able to work independently and also within dynamic situations. An ability to implement a drylands program is critical for older age-group simmers. Willingness to follow all current USA Swimming health mandates is a must. Our coaches not only train swimmers for competition, but also instill in them a...
Haines Dolphins Swim Team Haines, Alaska, USA Part time