We accept EVERYONE for who they are! Come swim with us! 

#SwimAsYouAre – We are open to all 18+ swimmers of all levels regardless of sex, gender, race, etc.

Is Joining the Timberfish for you?

Here are good guidelines to determine if you’ll enjoy the full workouts;

  • A basic knowledge of swim etiquette – See our Swim Etiquette Page for resources
  • An eagerness to swim all four strokes/flipturns
  • Ability to swim about 200 yards uninterrupted
  • Stamina to swim for a full hour (short breaks included)
  • No need to be fast or expert!

Practice Information

EVERYONE must do the following 4 steps before attending swim practice

  1. Complete the MJCC Waiver
  2. Register with US Masters Swimming – Register HereTrial Membership (1 Day)
  3. Provide proof of vaccination – Email Here or bring to practice. Our Policy
  4. Reserve and pay for your swim – links below
Practice Details
  • Tuesday Swim – Member-Led Swim
    • 7pm until 8pm
    • 4 Lanes
    • Typically a smaller group
  • Thursday Swim – On-Deck Coached Swim
    • 7pm until 8pm
    • 4 Lanes
    • Consider this “Timberfish Classic”
    • Team Dinner After Practice
  • Practice Location – Mittleman Community Center – 6651 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219
  • Cost – $10 per session – payment upon reservation
  • Arrive on time, swims start on the hour
  • Locker rooms and all-user changing rooms are available
  • Towel service is for MJCC members only, bring a towel
  • Swim Accessories (pull buoy, kick board, paddles) available on deck for team use or bring your own
  • Questions? Contact us!

Reserve Your Swim!

Swim Reservation and Payment – 7pm Tuesday – LINK

Swim Reservation and Payment – 7pm Thursday – LINK

1-Month Swim Pass Reservation and Payment – Every Practice Per Calendar Month