Membership fees cover facility rental
fees, coaches salaries, and basic business expenses. If you are
unsure about your swimmer's,
don't hesitate to contact the Puma office at 805-709-7946 to set up
a swim assessment.
Puma Cubs: $85 per month/$80 auto pay
Bronze: $95 per month/$90 auto
Silver: $105 per
month/$100 auto pay
Gold: $115 per month/$110 auto
Platinum: $120 per
month/$115 auto pay
Junior: $130 per
month/$125 auto pay
Senior: $140 per
month/$135 auto pay
High School: $80 per month (3
practices per week)
10-Punch Pass: $140
(valid for 3 months from the date of purchase)
Drop-In: $15 per
- The Family Discount (see below) applies
to all of the above groups except the High School Group and the
- If you sign up for "Auto Pay" you must
e-mail the Puma office at email@example.com and let us know
that you've signed up for auto-pay. Your Auto Pay
discounted rate will be applied starting the 2nd month of
- Membership fees are due on the 1st of the
month and considered late on the 6th. Late payments will be
considered delinquent and will incur a $10 late fee. Your child
will not be permitted to swim until all balances are paid in
Using the "Auto Pay" feature is highly
encouraged, but you may also write your checks to "PUMA".
Please do not make any payments to the coaching staff on
deck. Please mail your checks to the following
PO Box 3117
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
- First child pays full rate and each
additional child will receive $10 off their monthly
USA Swimming Membership:
Mandatory for all Puma swimmers
- You MUST be registered with USA Swimming
for the CURRENT season in order to participate in Puma practices
and any swim meet.
- To register for USA Swimming you will
need to bring a copy of your child's birth certificate to the pool
for your Site Leader to sign off on the USA Swimming Registration
- You will need to write a check to
"Southern California Swimming" in the amount of $68 (for 2018) and
give to your Site Leader to mail in for you.
- This is a critical step in being cleared
to start swimming with Puma.
- After you enter a meet, you will be
invoiced for meet entry fees as specified on the meet sheet. Puma
pays one check to cover the entire team and your meet fees will be
included on your invoice to be paid the first of each
- Typcially there is a surcharge of $7.50
per swimmer plus $3.25 per event entered. For local meets,
Puma adds a $5.00 coaching fee as our monthly dues do not cover the
expense to send coaches to a swim meet.
- For championship meets the coaching fee is
typcially $10 per day in attendance of the meet or as specified on
the Meet Itinerary for designated Senior Travel
- Once Puma submitts meet entries, we are
not able to get any refunds for events entered if you are not able
to swim. This is a USA swimming rule. You may be eligible
however to receive a refund on any Puma coaching fees associated
with that meet.
Please don't hesitate to contact the Puma
office if you have any questions.
Puma Aquatic Swim Club
PO Box 3117
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
tel. (805) 709-SWIM (7946)
fax. (805) 783-0120
Register for the team online: please go to the "
Start Registration" tab
on the homepage of this site.
Ready to join? The first step is to visit
location at the
times listed on the
page for a swim assessment so that the PUMA coaching staff can
place your child in the appropriate swim group. Click
HERE for a swim assessment form. Please call (see contact
information for each location's site leader) and send us an email
at firstname.lastname@example.org so
our coaching staff is prepared for the swim assessment.
After your child is placed by our coaching staff:
1. Write a check to PUMA for the
appropriate monthly fee plus a one-time joining fee of
2. Write a check to Southern
California Swimming (SCS) for $68 (for 2019) for participation
insurance mandated by USA Swimming. Bring a copy of your
swimmer’s birth certificate to verify age. Your coach will
give you a current USA Swimming Registration form to fill out. Our
club code is "PUMA" and the name of the club you represent is "PUMA
Aquatics". The team will be responsible for mailing the
registration form and check to the address listed on the
3. After all fees have been paid,
register your swimmer online. This will ensure that you will
receive all PUMA emails. This will also enable you to participate
in our online outo-pay system which is now available for
your convenience. You will need to contact our Office
email@example.com or (805) 709-SWIM (7946) to complete
your online registration.
4. Explore these pages to learn more
about Puma Aquatics.