Current News

The Long Beach Grunions and West Hollywood Aquatics have joined forces to host IGLA 2022 in Greater Palm Springs, California, home of the LGBTQ+ community in the desert. Mark your calendars for Swimming, Water Polo, Exhibition Artistic Swimming, and, of course, the Pink Flamingo. More information can be found here.

With COVID-19 pandemic restrictions lifting the Grunions are slowing returning to the water with limited capacity practices. For more information, click Join Us.

Thursday-Sunday, February 20-24 - Melbourne, Australia

IGLA 2020 in Melbourne was a big success for the Team. Every Grunion who swam won at least one medal and the team won the Medium Team Division Championship. There were a number of personal best swims from our Team. Congratulations Grunions!

Thursday-Sunday, February 20-24 - Melbourne, Australia

Congratulations to our very own Pat Powers who won the gold as the fastest female swimmer in the Open Water competition in the 5K Open Water Race!

About Us

The Long Beach Grunions are a fun, high energy USMS swim team promoting diversity and inclusion. We offer a supportive swim environment with helpful coaches and workouts for swimmers
of all skill levels.

Outside the pool, our social events and fundraisers are great opportunities to meet your teammates and make new friends.

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make it easy to get started.

and Calendar

The Grunions hold up to eight practices every week.
Choose a time that's right for you.

Additional Information

Click below for club information and various facets of Grunion lore.

  • Swim Tips

    Articles to enhance your swimming knowledge.

  • Grunion Gear

    Purchase swimwear and accessories with the official Grunion logo.

  • Awards and Team Records

    Achievements within the Grunion Swim Team and the Swimming World.

  • Galleries

    A pictorial history of the Grunions swimming and social activities.

  • Contact Us

    Email the coaches and board members.

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