Glen Ellyn Gators swim team is the largest summer team in the Chicago area

  • Panoramic of Glen Ellyn Gators Swim Team

    Panoramic of Glen Ellyn Gators Swim Team Courtesy of Nancy Denenberg

Updated 6/22/2022 7:22 PM

Small town Glen Ellyn sports teams are on fire, from three high school state championship titles this year, to the biggest summer swim team in the Chicago area!

The Glen Ellyn Park District is thrilled with unbelievable enrollment this year for the Gators; 436 Gators, ages 7 to 18, are on the team this summer. There are an additional 180 Junior Gators, ages 5 to 7.


Despite the record heat, these kids do not miss a day of at Sunset Pool in Glen Ellyn. The coaches bring all the fun and experience to practices and meets with clever cheers, awards, and team spirit fun! No wonder it's so popular!

Stop by and see the team in action!