The Lombard Park District, Lombard Waves Swim and Dive Team, offers competition and camaraderie for swimmers of all ability levels in Lombard, Illinois. We offer an eight week competitive season that begins at the beginning of June and ends at the end of July. 

Blue and White swim team members practices are held five days a week in the morning. Junior swim team members practice three times a week in the morning (times are subject to change) and participate only in home meets. Meets are held on Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings. Our Dive Team practices on three times a week for all age groups. Dive meets are on a different day then the swim team meets. Many of our swimmers participate on the dive team.

Email the Lombard Waves directly at or call the Lombard Park District office at 630-620-7322 for more information. You can register in person or online at

We are part of the DuPage Swim and Dive Conference, which is a competitive organization consisting of 13 swim and dive teams located throughout Dupage County, Illinois. The DSDC purpose is to promote a competitive swimming and diving program for children residing within the member districts; promote participation for the maximum number of interested people; provide and promote an atmosphere in which the participants can learn good sportsmanship and develop good attitudes with an emphasis on participation as opposed to winning at any cost.

2018 Important Dates:
Saturday, July 21 : "B" conference at Villa Park
Saturday, July 28 : "A" conference at Bartlett
Sunday, July 29 : Pizza Pool Party 4:30pm to 9pm

Coach Pam Note regarding Junior Swimmers:
I do check/test Junior Swimmers the first week for the following Basic Requirements:
* Unassisted 25 yard swim and kick
* Independent front float
* Independent back float
* Basic survival skills (i.e., returning to wall, climbing out of pool)
* Proper straight leg kick
* Ability to hold a submerged breath for several seconds.
* Swimmers must be able to get along with others, listen to Coach, follow instruction without disruption, and try their best.
* Equipment required: proper "team" suit, goggles, and swim cap.

Team Suit:
Our vendor is Urban Tri Gear in Westmont. The 2018 suit is "Dolfin Denali" in purple. You can tryon the suit at our registration April 14 or our pre-season parent meeting May 2. Team pricing is $40 female and $30 male plus tax.  

Waves Apparel:
Our vendor is 
SBH Custom Apparel in Elmhurst.  

Swim Practice Times:

Blue Team: Weekdays M - F, 6 am - 7:30 am
White Team: 
Weekdays M - F, 7:30 am-8:30 am
Juniors Team: Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8:30 am-9:30 am

Dive Practice Times:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 5:00 pm-6:30 pm all age groups