The Stanford Campus Recreation Association is a community center on the Stanford Campus for faculty, senior staff and their families. SCRA offers recreational and fitness programming for all ages. The SCRA Aquatics programs offer something for everyone, from beginning swimmers to high level competitive athletes.
At SCRA, the swimmers, coaching staff and families work together to create an environment that promotes fitness and fun every level! The coaching staff are professionals who are passionate about swimming. The coaches at SCRA believe that a technique and training program that is progressive in nature provides for the most appropriate development and allows for long-term success in swimming. Younger swimmers are offered comprehensive instruction. The emphasis at the early stages of development is on learning and mastering the necessary skills. As swimmers develop, training increases. Specific instruction is designed and offered to maximize individual and team potential.
The competitive swim team at SCRA competes as Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics. PASA is a nationally and internationally recognized club for competitive swimming excellence. The team offers a comprehensive program for all athletes, from the beginner swimmer to the Olympian. Over the past 10 years, PASA has established itself as the #1 team in California and ranks consistently as one of the top teams in the United States.