We are open to adult swimmers regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. Come swim with us!

We have found that swimmers who meet these guidelines are the most likely to enjoy swimming with us:

  • Able to swim 300 yards without stopping in less than 6 minutes
  • Able to swim at least 2500 yards per hour (including short breaks)
  • Able to swim 50 yards with a non-freestyle stroke (such as breaststroke or backstroke) in less than 1 minute and 30 seconds
  • Able to do flip turns (or currently learning how to do flip turns)
  • Familiar with swim etiquette (see our Swim Etiquette page for resources)
  • No need to be an expert! Please email pdxtimberfish@gmail.com if you have any questions about these guidelines

Practice Details

  • Coached by a rotating volunteer team member
  • $10 per workout or $60 per month
  • Lockers available
  • Arrive 10 minutes early to allow time for security/reception and changing
  • Swim Accessories (pull buoy, kick board, paddles) available on deck for team use or bring your own
  • Questions? Contact us at pdxtimberfish@gmail.com

Tuesday/Thursday Practice Details

  • 7-8pm at Mittleman Jewish Community Center
  • 4 Lanes in 25yd indoor pool
  • Must show an ID to security to get access
  • Team dinner on Thursday after practice at Casa Colima

Wednesday Practice Details

Saturday Practice Details