High Quality Aquatic Programming in the Richmond Metro Area
NOVA of Virginia Aquatics is a leader in promoting water safety, healthy lifestyles, and the lifelong sport of swimming. NOVA’s superb programming, coaching, and facilities make it the premier destination in Central Virginia. Learn to swim programs run year-round and serve individuals from age 3 to adults. The competitive youth swim team, with 700 swimmers ages 5 to 18, is the #1 club in Virginia Swimming and is ranked consistently by USA Swimming as a national Top-Ten organization. NOVA offers clinics for high school varsity and summer league swimmers, adult fitness lap swimming (NOVAFit), an adult competitive team (Masters), and outreach through community partnerships. NOVA operates two Aquatics Centers in Henrico County, with 46 lanes of total pool capacity. Each location has a Virginia Swim Shop, which custom supplies all outfitting and equipment needs.
NOVA’s new facility opened in September 2021 and boasts an 8 lane 50 M pool, 2 3 lane 25 yard pools, a large lobby, the VA Swim Shop, administrative offices, locker rooms, changing areas, and dryland space. Most swim meets take place at the Regency location, as well as the Henrico County second grade swim program.
NOVA Aquatics Center - Gayton Road
12207 Gayton Road Richmond VA 23238
The Gayton Road facility houses two 25 meter x 25 yard pools, built in 1996 and 2005. In addition, the facility offers locker rooms, a dry-land training area, the SwimNOVA lessons admin office, and the Virginia Swim Shop.