Meet the Hammerheads, a swim team in New Jersey, and topic of a documentary called, Swim Team

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The film, Swim Team, chronicles the extraordinary rise of three diverse young athletes, capturing a moving quest for inclusion, independence and a life that feels like winning.

Parents of a boy on the autism spectrum form a competitive swim team, recruiting other teens on the spectrum and training them with high expectations and zero pity.

Documentary film is by Lara Stolman. Find out more: http://www.pbs.org/pov/swimteam/ The movie, Swim Team, is streaming on PBS's POV.  http://www.pbs.org/pov/swimteam/video

YMCA outside in NJ

Home of the New Jersey Hammerheads, a YMCA.

Trailer is 3-minutes long. Full movie is 2-hours in length.

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