Honor The Past. Embrace The Future.
Blue Wave enjoys a storied past. Founded in 1963, Blue Wave is one
of the oldest and longest running competitive aquatic programs in
the state. Blue Wave swimmers have been successful in the local,
state, regional, national and international arenas.
Blue Wave swimmers have participated in five Olympic
Barcelona - 1992
Atlanta - 1996
Sydney - 2000
Athens - 2004
Beijing - 2008
In its history, our team has had many state Junior Olympic
champions and record holders, National Top 10 (16) swimmers,
National Age Group record holders, High School All Americans, high
school state champions, Junior and Senior National champions and
finalists, and more notably USA Olympians. Among them triple
Olympic Gold medalist Brooke Bennett, Olympic Silver medalist
Maritza Correia and two-time El Salvadorian Olympian Golda Marcus
are all proud Blue Wave alumni.
While we honor our past, we embrace the future to ensure that Blue
Wave positively impacts the lives of our community members for many
years to come.
Blue Wave is an organizationally owned and coach operated program
that practices at the Brandon Sports and Aquatic Center in Brandon,
FL (BSAC). Blue Wave also operates out of Fishhawk Ranch (Lithia)
seasonally. We strive to offer the best in aquatic instruction and
training available anywhere at all of our facilities. Under the
direction of our current Director of Competitive Aquatics, Rich
Rogers, we look continue to reach new heights.
Coach Rogers joined the team in the fall of 2016. Rich brings his
proven experience building national caliber teams here to Blue
Wave. Program offerings, from top to bottom have been reshaped to
ensure that every team members gets the best experience possible.
The team is experiencing It’s a great time to be a part
is experiencing a renaissance. But now, the scope of the
organization includes more than just a swim
. With the addition of new facilities, and upgrades to our
existing ones here at BSAC, we can offer even more competitive
aquatic options to the members of our community. This expansion
includes Water Polo, Synchronized Swimming, Adult Masters and some
other fun, non-traditional programs in the mix as well. All of our
programs are designed to give each of our members the skills,
attitudes and experience they need to meet or exceed their personal
Honor The Past. Embrace The Future. Contact us today and let’s see how we can
help you or your children join us on this incredible