YMCA of Georgia's Piedmont


Brad Akins Branch Pool Hours

Indoor Pool

Monday - Friday 5:00am - 7:30pm
Saturday - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Sunday - CLOSED

Outdoor Pool

Effective September 17, 2020: Closed for the season

Bell Family Pool Hours

September 8th-September 12th


Tuesday-Friday 9:00AM-10:30AM


Tuesday-Friday 4:00PM-6:30PM

Saturday: 11:00AM-1:45PM


Become an American Red Cross Lifeguard!

Our April 2020 course has been rescheduled for June 8 - June 11, 2020. Registration is currently open. Click for registration form and waiver.

If you were already registered for the April course, you are automatically registered for the June course. We will reach out to those participants regarding further instructions.


Build confidence in the water.

Bell Family Branch

Brad Akins Branch


Spring 2020-

This program is for swimmers ages 4-13 that are proficient in freestyle and backstroke are ready to learn the remaining competitive strokes. The goal of this program is for swimmers to be ready to take the next step towards swim team. Practices are one hour with the coach instructing from the pool deck.

Parent Code of Conduct
Participant Waiver
Registration Form Spring 2020
External Privacy Notice

Important items for all swimmers:

  • Swimmers must have coach approved assessment before first time registration.
  • Goggles are required for all swimmers.
  • Cap is required for swimmers with hair past their ears.
  • One piece swim suits only.

We use Team Unify to schedule meets, maintain accounts, and communicate with parents. Please make sure you provide the email that you check most regularly. You will receive an email with instructions on how to set up your password for your account. If you have not received this email within the first week of practice please let your coach know.


YMCA Barracudas Swim Team is now a Safe Sport recognized program! Becoming a Safe Sport certified program demonstrates a great commitment to safeguarding our athlets and participants. This means our program demonstrates our commitment to promoting a healthy and positive environment that's free from abuse for all members. Our coaches, parents, volunteers and athletes have completed many hours of development and training in order to earn this certification. Go Barracudas!

Join our year round swim team!

For more information please visit www.ymcabarracudas.com. Registration information is under the "Documents" tab at the top of the page.