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NOVA of Virginia Aquatics

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.

Our Facilities

NOVA Aquatics Center - Regency

100 NOVA Way Richmond VA 23229

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.


Click here for the Latest Newsletter from Head Coach Norm Wright: https://novaswim.org/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/January-2023-News-2-2.pdf


NOVA Business Operations Director

We are seeking a Business Operations Director to oversee NOVA’s day-to-day business operations…  a leader who can model the NOVA values and culture while working collaboratively and respectfully with our Head Coach, coaches and staff to serve the best interest of the business and the membership.  NOVA’s culture requires our leaders to be exceptional in the application of positive, consistent, and effective motivation strategies when working with staff, parents, and any other customers in relation to all aspects of NOVA.

Click the link below to find out more about this role, its key responsibilities and qualifications.


Interested applicants should submit their resumes along with a cover letter to careers@novaswim.org.

Applications will be accepted through January 16, 2023.


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