District of Columbia Aquatics Club

DCAC is the Washington D.C. area's premier USMS team. We are LGBTQ+based and welcome everyone, from those just getting their feet wet to expert swimmers - anyone with an interest in the fitness, health and wellness, social and competitive aspects of adult swimming. No waiting list - Join us!

See our Practice Schedule here

We are a USMS Certified Gold Club  

Feel free to splash around our website and check out what we're all about.

How to Join

2023 USMS, DPR RecTrac & DCAC Pool Dues

USMS membership 

$70 per calendar year

DPR RecTrac Fees 

$50 per calendar year for D.C. residents

$62.50 per calendar year for D.C. nonresidents

DCAC Pool dues 

Annually $300

Quarterly $90

Monthly $35

Ten Pak $100 for 10 swims*

 If our dues are challenging for you to afford or you are under 30 and need assistance, we can help.  Please contact treasurer@swimdcac.org to inquire.

USMS registration fees and DPR RecTrac fees still apply. 
*10paks are only valid for the calendar year in which they are purchased

Open Water Swimming

We have a group of swimmers who train in the South River or Rhode River four days per week. The swims are not DCAC-sanctioned and all are welcome to attend. For more information email competition@swimdcac.org.

DCAC partnership with TYR Sport

DCAC is proud to call TYR our primary aquatic performance apparel and equipment sponsor.

DCAC partnership with DC Parks and Recreation

DPR's mission is to enhance the quality of life and wellness of District of Columbia residents and visitors by providing equal access to affordable and quality recreational services, by organizing programs, activities and events, and by building and maintaining safe and beautiful open spaces and recreational amenities. 

Meet our Friends

District of Columbia Parks & Recreation
Potomac Valley Masters Swimming
Federation of Gay Games
IGLA Aquatics
TYR Sport
Team DC