Flying Fish to host swim team tryouts

JOHNSTOWN — The Fulton County YMCA Flying Fish swim team will host tryouts for new members on Sept. 9 through12 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fulton County YMCA, located at 213 Harrison St. in Johnstown.

The program is open to boys and girls ages 6 to 18 for all swimmers living in or near Fulton and Montgomery Counties. The season runs from September to February and meets take place across the Capital District.

Fees for the team are $350 (for 1 swimmer), $475 (for 2 swimmers), $600 (for 3 swimmers) and $725 (for 4 swimmers). Additionally, all swimmers must also have a YMCA membership (Youth memberships are available).

Swimmer should bring a swimsuit, towel, swim cap and goggles. No registration needed.

Swimmers should feel comfortable in the water and be able to swim 25 yards of freestyle and/or backstroke.

For more information, visit the Fulton County YMCA Flying Fish Facebook page.