Welcome to all Swimmers and
following Blue Wave Swim Team squads are now full for
Typhoons 1 & 2
Please fill out the form
below to schedule an evaluation for the spring session but before
you do please read the below requirements for an
Swimmers need to swim 25 meters without stopping,
touching bottom or grabbing the lane line. For our stoke
development program they must be able to swim freestyle and
backstroke - No Doggy Paddle. For our 9 & older
competitive program they must be able to swim all four strokes
legally, in accordance with USA Swimming rules and regulations
(see USASWIMMING.ORG). For our 8 & under
competitive program they must be able to swim freestyle,
backstroke, and some knowledge of breaststroke and/or
If you have any questions please contact Blue
Wave Swim Team at 703-729-0581 x 208 or email
Jess Diaz at email@example.com.
Ashburn Village residents are given
priority over non-residents.
ANYONE INTERESTED IN THE FALL SEASON NEEDS TO
BE EVALUATED OVER THE SUMMER, EVEN IF THEY DID ONE DURING THE
SCHOOL YEAR. Waiting lists start over the summer.
While some squads have openings, most have waiting lists.
The competitive squads (GREEN BREAKERS, BLUE
BREAKERS, TYPHOON, GREEN Crest) commit to the team for the
entire school year (Sept-June), with a summer option. The
competitive squads (BLUE Crest, GREEN Tide, BLUE Tide
& RIP Tide) commit for the entire year, summer included
(Sept-Aug). TIDAL Wave commits by session (three sessions,
Sept-Dec, Dec-Feb, Mar-May). The developmental squads (Green
and Blue Surfers) commit by session (Fall: Sept-Nov, Winter:
Dec-Feb, Spring: Mar-May). There is registration before every
session for these squads, with current members having
When and where are new
All new swimmers to BWST need to have
an evaluation done before they can join the team. Please
contact our team administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org, if
you have any questions.
Swimmers must come to the evaluation
session ready to swim. This includes:
- Proper swim training suits. Baggy shorts or
"beach wear" are not acceptable.
- A swim cap (girls with long
Why does my swimmer need to be
new swimmers can join the BLUE WAVE SWIM TEAM they will need to be
evaluated. The evaluation (water test) is used by the coaches to
determine the ability level of the swimmer and which training squad
they would be best suited for.
Evaluations will determine if the
child is ready for an organized swim team, and at what level
(developmental or competitive). Swimmers will be asked to swim a
lap (or a few laps) of each stroke they know how to do.
Evaluations do not take more than 15 minutes, and the coach doing
the evaluation will speak with you when it's over about ability,
readyness, placement, waitlists, etc.
Why should my child
There are many benefits to getting
your child involved in competitive swimming,
- Swimming promotes physical
- Swimming develops aerobic endurance and
is one of the most beneficial forms of cardiovascular
- Swimming enhances a child’s
natural flexibility and promotes muscle
- Swimming develops superior
- Swimming is the most injury-free of all
- Swimming is a sport that will bring
children fitness and enjoyment for life.
- Swimming promotes time management and
is one of the top academically achieving sports.
If you have any further questions, please feel
free to call our office at 703-723-7910 x 208 or
email us by clicking here