West Texas Swim Coaching LLC provides Amarillo families with swimming lessons, kids group swim workouts, and a USA Swimming team (NWTX Islanders).


Why choose West Texas Swim Coaching?

West Texas Swim Coaching offers technique-focused swim training that includes:

  • scheduled youth group swim practices 

  • USA Swimming kids swim team (NWTX Islanders)

  • US Masters adult swim team

  • individual swimming lessons (age 5+)

  • video swim stroke analysis

  • combat side stroke swim instruction

  • open water swim training in the Lake Meredith stilling basin near Amarillo

  • adventure swim travel 

If you have any questions about our swim programs, please call or contact me online. 



See you at the pool!
Coach Tom Harris

Swimming Options & Fees

Individual Lessons

$43 per half hour

Youth and Adult

Zach's Club 54

Gold's Gym

Kids Group Swim Classes

$55-$60 per month

Zach's Club 54

Gold's Gym

Warford Activity Center 

Kids Swim Teams

A Team

$70 per month

B Team

$65 per month

*In order to swim with West Texas Swim Coaching at various swimming pools, a fee or gym membership may be required.

Team Membership Details

Requirements for B-TEAM NWTX Islanders Membership

  • be invited

  • demonstrate reasonable proficiency in breast, back, and freestyle

  • join and maintain membership in USA Swimming (Northwest Texas Swim Club: NWTX Islanders)

  • purchase and wear solid black competition type swim suit and team (neon green) swim cap

  • purchase and maintain goggles, fins, swimmer's snorkel, and Safer Swimmer

  • attend a summer swim camp (we host a 3-day camp)

  • practice on own between practice weeks

  • pay $65/month

We encourage our swimmers to swim with their school teams.  We do not allow team swimmers to swim with other USA Swimming teams.  We attend several indoor meets throughout the year.  Saturday summer practices will be at Lake Meredith.  We will participate in an open water swim race near Tulsa Oklahoma in early September (Tallchief Open Water Challenge) each year and are planning an optional swimming trip to St. John, USVI, during the summer of 2020.


Requirements for A-TEAM NWTX Islanders Membership

To be invited to move up to the A TEAM, a B TEAM swimmer must demonstrate proficiency in all aspects of competitive swimming as well as a great attitude and work ethic.  A TEAM swimmers practice 12 times a month, pay $70 a month, and must commit to year-round participation that includes 80% attendance of offered practices, meets, and open water swims.