BBST provides a safe,
inclusive, and growth focused environment for all teammates. BBST
promotes excellence through consistency, camaraderie, and respect.
Members will learn lifelong skills to succeed with confidence in a
healthy and balanced lifestyle.
HOW WE WILL ACCOMPLISH OUR
- Maintain a strong
foundation based on the core values of hard work, dedication,
sportsmanship, and the pursuit of excellence.
- Maintain a positive,
supportive, and fun team environment.
- Provide competitive
programs that allow swimmers to maximize their potential through a
dedication to excellence.
- Ensure a high quality of
communication, education, and participation of all
BBST will be a successful example nationally of culture,
competitiveness, and consistency. BBST will support and respect all
teammates in their pursuit to accomplish team and individual
ABOUT OUR TEAM
Our Team is a USA Swimming year round
competitive team offering high quality, professional coaching and
technique instruction for all ages and abilities. The goal of our
team is to provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming
skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability, from
novice to international competitor.
All of our coaches, as USA Swimming
members and the American Swim Coaches Association, have access to
the most comprehensive training and certification program for youth
coaches of any sport in the United States. They provide assurances
that the time children spend in swimming will be quality
The Bellingham Bay Swim Team, a non
profit club, is run by its elected Board of Directors which meets
each month. All members are welcome at each meeting and encouraged
to be involved in team activities and fundraisers. We are constantly growing and training
young swimmers to maintain a well rounded competitive swim team.
Thank you for joining us. We are looking forward to meeting you.
Please feel free to ask another member or coach any question you may
IS THE BELLINGHAM BAY SWIM TEAM?
Bay Swim Team is a year-round, non-profit club affiliated with
Pacific Northwest Swimming ( PNS ), a committee of USA
Swimming. Founded in the fall of 1995, this parent board-run
club offers swimmers from all skill levels, novice to elite, the
opportunity to improve themselves and their swimming through the
continued development of advanced swimming technique and
conditioning in the sport.
Swim Team (BBST) is comprised of over 100 swimmers of all ages,
abilities, and commitment levels. The team offers something
for everyone, from beginning swimmers to highly skilled swimmers
competing at the national level.
swimmers in one of six different practice groups. Group
placement is according to ability as well as the swimmers continual
improvement and progression within the program. These groups
are designed to provide a challenge, while maintaining a fun, team
atmosphere with swimmers of similar ability and commitment