Kansas City Sea Sprites - MO

Red Bridge YMCA, 11300 Holmes Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64131

Club Description

The Kansas City Sea Sprites (KCS) is a competitive synchronized swimming team. The team was founded in 1951 to offer a synchronized swimming program in the Kansas City metropolitan area. We straddle the state line and have members residing in both Missouri and Kansas. Marilyn Deister, founder and head coach of the Kansas City Sea Sprites, has presided over the team since 1951, making it the longest, continually coached synchro club in the nation.

Primary Contact

Marilyn Deister
Head Coach

Secondary Contact

Linda Gilliam and Ilene McKaig
Assistant Coaches
linda.gilliam2kids@gmail.com and mckaigfamily@centurylink.net
816-695-2574 and 913-533-2447


  • Missouri Valley

Programs Offered

  • Age Groups for youth
  • Competitive
  • Masters

Programs Open To

  • Adults
  • Athletes with Disabilities
  • Youth


  • North