Year Round USA Competitive Team



The  Arkansas Dolphins have a rich history of swimming excellence and strong positive influence within our community.


The Team is owned and operated by

The Little Rock Athletic Centers, LLC


The Team is a member of United States Swimming and

 compete locally, regionally, and nationally dependent upon ability.


The team currently has over three hundred and fifty athletes, 

six training locations, fifteen coaches, three dryland coaches 

Swimmers have ranked from State Champions to

Olympic Gold Medalist.

The Dolphins have held the Arkansas State Title since 2011. 


 Besides our swimmers’ accomplishments in the pool,

we are proud of their academic performances

and community service.  




The Dolphins provide a progressive swim program.  Swimmers may begin as early as age six but may join at any age. 

Our developmental level swimmers will train anywhere from two thirty minute practices to four one hour practices per week. 

To begin on the Dolphins; swimmers must be water safe, must have had swim lessons in all four competitive strokes, participated in summer league and/or stroke camp.


Parents must register swimmers through our 

Online Registration System within the first week of participation. 

Your monetary commitment will be a yearly registration fee,

monthly training fees, meet fees.

Upon becoming a member of the team,  a fundraising fee and

a volunteer hour commitment is required.  

Swimmers & Parents are required to sign the Arkansas Dolphins Code of Conduct upon joining.  Parents are required to sign Release of Liability Waiver, Annual Fundraising and Sponsorship Requirements, EFT Form for monthly fees, joining fees, and swim meet fees, Volunteer Policy, &

Action Plan to address bullying, upon joining. 

50 plus Years of Swimming Excellence

Over 100 years of combined coaching experience

Arkansas State Title since 2011

Team Achievements

1988 US Open Men’s Team Champions 

1989 US Men’s Team National Champions 

10 time Region VIII Team Champions 


Individual Achievements

89 Arkansas State Age Group High Point Champions

6 US National Champions 

1 US Open National Champion 

14 Junior National Champions 

1 Junior National High Point Champion 

2 Olympic Festival Gold Medalists 

37 Age Group Swimmers Ranked #1 in the Nation

18 National Age Group Records 

9 Master National Champions 

1 Pan America Silver Medalist 

25 World Ranked Swimmers 

4 Pan Pacific Team Members 

6 Olympians 

1 World Team Silver Medalist 

1 World Record Holder

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Meet our




Schedule & Fees


Schedule a tryout with the coach at the location of your choice. 

                        LRAC                                      Tay Stratton

                       Jacksonville/Sherwood        Keith McAfee 

                        LRRC                                      Evan Johnston

                       Cabot                                      Phoebe Campbell

                       UALR                                       Carl Auel   

The coach will let you know if your child is ready and what level your child is ready to join.


click below on Join the Dolphins. 

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