Pee Wees Swim Team

Make a Splash
and join our swim team!

The Farber Penguin Pee Wees is a low pressure competitive swim team for ages 5–10 years. This program is specifically designed for kids interested in a swim team experience, but not yet ready for a fully competitive team. A tryout is required.

The team is split into 2 practice groups:
– Ages 5-7: Rockhoppers
– Ages 8-10: Royals

 The Basics

  • Location: PDX Sportscenter, 8785 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy., Portland, OR 97225
  • Practices: 2 days-a-week
    – Tuesdays & Thursdays
    – Mondays & Wednesdays (coming soon!)
  • 2 practice groups split up by ages:
    – 4:00-4:45pm, Rockerhoppers (ages 5-7)
    – 4:45-5:45pm, Royals (ages 8-10)
  • 12 swimmers per age/time session
  • Coaches coach from in and out of the water
  • Cost: $15/practice (about $120/month)
    – $25 registration fee
    – Dive clinics and swim meets have an extra cost
    – No waived fees or make-ups for missed practices
  • Tryout required to join the team (more info below)

Tryout Requirements

To qualify, swimmers must be able to do the following:

  • One Length Freestyle (with controlled, rhythmic strokes, side breathing preferred)
  • One Length Backstroke (with controlled, rhythmic strokes)
  • Dolphin kick (to show basic introduction to butterfly stroke)
  • Listen and follow directions well in a group setting

Pee Wees Inquiry Form

Can you tell us about your swimmer's past swim experience?

Pee Wees Team Registration

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Practice Cancelation Form

There are no waived fees or make-ups for Pee Wee practices at this time.

Team Exit Form

Exit forms must be submitted 2 full days before the next practice that you do not want to attend.
Please note: refund checks take 90 days to process and are mailed to the street address we have on file.