*Due to COVID-19 swim tryouts
and practice has been canceled until further
like to welcome you to the Fort Hood Area Dolphins Swim Team!
Hood Area Dolphins is a USA Swimming sanctioned competitive swim
team serving the communities of Copperas Cove, Fort Hood,
Killeen, Harker Heights, and Central Texas. The
team is a member of the South Texas Local Swimming Committee
(LSC). Membership is open to 6-18 year
Anyone interested in trying out for the team is
welcome to do so on the LAST Friday of the month at
6:30 p.m. Please contact the [email protected] to
confirm your tryout. We accept
new members the first of each month and do not prorate our monthly
The team swims year round. We normally take breaks during
August, the Christmas Holiday season and Spring Break
(at Head Coach's discretion).
team: M-F 5:15-6:15 p.m.
M-F 5:15-7:00 p.m.
Silver and Gold
teams: M-W-F 5:15-7:00 p.m, T-Th 5:15-7:00, Sat:
Hood Dolphins swim team practices at Abrams Physical Fitness
Center (Bldg 23001)
which is located at the corner of 62nd Street
and Support Avenue on Fort Hood (indoor 25 meter pool).
During the summer months (from late May to early August), most of
our practices will be held at the Comanche Recreation Center's
outdoor 50 meter pool.
FEES AND FEE SCHEDULING
- All payments are to be made
- No Cash or check
is accepted at any time.
- Monthly fees are considered late after the
5th of each month and a late charge of $5.00 will be
- Any general or financial questions about
the team could be sent to [email protected].
A breakdown of team fees are as
Texas Annual Registration
Fee: $78.00 - Charged annually, renewed each
year at USA Swimming rates. All swimmers must register with USA
Swimming/South Texas to participate on the
Dolphins Initial Registration Fee
(Per Individual Swimmer): $60.00
- Charged once, upon joining team. Fee
includes a team swim cap.
Fort Hood Dolphins Monthly Fees as of 1
Sept 2017: - Charged
Monthly. Monthly dues are considered LATE after the
5th of each month. A $5 late fee will be charged for any dues paid
after the 5th of each month. Dues amounts for each practice
group are as follows:
$65 2nd family swimmer
$75 2nd family
$75 2nd family swimmer
$75 2nd family swimmer
- Meet fees vary
from meet to meet, depending on the host
team. Fees are typically
charged per event. $10 Coaching Fee Per
Individual, Per Meet
or financial questions about the team may be sent to [email protected]. A
board member will be available the first Monday of each month
during practice to go over any questions in
forward to meeting you! Feel free to look around the website
and email us if you have any questions!
This is not swim lessons; this
is for already established swimmers looking to improve their
strokes for swim meet competition and fun. Swimmers should be
Red Cross Level IV certified or equivalent prior to trying