Swim Programs

Located in Pittsburgh, PA, the Fox Chapel Killer Whales offers swim programs for young children through adults: Swim School for young children taking their first strokes, our Swim Team for competitive swimmers, and the Flying Fish Heads for masters/adult swimmers.


KW Swim TeamKiller Whales Swim Team

The Fox Chapel Killer Whales Swim Team is a first-class, year-round competitive team for swimmers ages 6 to 18 who are looking to take their basic swimming skills to the next level. Our experienced, dedicated coaches provide a positive training environment from novice swimmers to experienced, nationally-ranked swim competitors.

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KW Swim SchoolKiller Whales Swim School

The KW Swim School is a multi-week, lesson-based swim program designed with the goal of teaching children ages 3 to 12 to be safe swimmers. Our swim school students include a range from those with little to no aquatic experience, to those who can swim at least 12 yards unassisted, on their stomachs and on their backs, and are ready to gain endurance.

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Flying Fish Heads MastersFlying Fish Heads - Masters

The Flying Fish Heads (FFH) is an official U.S. Masters Swimming (USMS) club, registered in the Allegheny Mountain LMSC and located in Pittsburgh, PA. Founded in 2014, the Flying Fish Heads have grown to be the second largest US Masters Swimming (USMS) team in the Allegheny Mountain Swimming region and one of the fastest growing USMS teams on the East Coast.

If you’re just starting or getting back into the pool from a long hiatus, or are just looking for more pool time for your regular workouts, FFH is for you!

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Fox Chapel Community SwimFox Chapel Area Adult Education - Community Swim

In addition to the Killer Whales Swim Programs listed above, the Fox Chapel Area Adult Education (FCAAE) program offers families the chance to swim in the High School pool on weekend afternoons and adult-only swim opportunities on scheduled weekday evenings. Swim offerings are sold in nine-week packages for a specific day of the week. Flex Packages are available for swimmers who can’t or prefer not to commit to a specific day and/or who wish to swim multiple days/week.

Visit the Fox Chapel Area Adult Education (FCAAE) website or email [email protected] for more information.