Join Our Team

To Join Thunderbird Swimming You Must

  • Love to Swim!
  • Meet with the head coach or an assistant for an evaluation
  • Have good attendance at scheduled practices
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and work ethic
  • Have the desire to have FUN!


Prospective swimmers should meet with a coach for an in-the-pool evaluation to determine which practice group he or she will feel the most comfortable with. If swimmers would like to tryout, please drop by after 4:00 pm where you can join one of our groups and participate in a practice. For further information, please call contact George Minkel:


Please mail your membership packet to:

Thunderbird Aquatic Team
1603 22nd St.
Anacortes, WA 98221

Visit the Thunderbird Aquatic Club’s official website at for more details!

Practice Times:

Tuesday & Thursdays at 5:45-7:00 AM
Saturday 6:00 AM-7:00 AM


Calvin Milbach