The Brownsville Aquatics is a non-profit organization governed
by a Board of Directors.
Promote swimming, encourage swimmers to be successful at their
chosen level, develop healthy behaviors and a lifelong love of
Dues and fund raising activities provide the financial base for
Brownsville Aquatics. Fees are as follows:
1. USA swimming membership is $78 per swimmer, due annually
(expires December 31st of each year).
2. Monthly dues per swimmer: One swimmer per family: $60 2nd
swimmer in same family: $50 Each additional swimmer: $40
Payment is due before the 10th of each month. After
the 9th of each month, a late fee of $5 will be charged.
3. Swim meet entry fees: As determined by the meet host and are due
upon signing up for the meet. Entry fees are nonrefundable.
Brownsville Aquatics may require fundraising activities to help
offset the cost of operations. It is expected that each family
REFUND POLICY / PRORATED DUES
No fee adjustments are given for swimmer's absences. All dues are
payable regardless of number of days the swimmer attends. Written
notice is required from members wishing to cancel membership
Account statement will be emailed 1st day of the month to email
address provided on registration form. Dues are payable by the 9th
of the month. If no payment is made, a statement will be mailed for
immediate payment. After the 9th, the late fee will be be assessed.
(See 'Monthly Dues' above)
In accordance with USA swimming Rules and Regulations, Article 203:
Representation - In order to represent a new USA Swimming team/club
in a competitive event, 120 days must have elapsed without the
athlete having represented any other team/club in USA Swimming
competition; and in accordance with South Texas Swimming Technical
Rules, Policies, and Procedures, section V-B: When transferring
from one LSC to another, a swimmer must present a written transfer
from his previous LSC indicating his last date of competitiion in
an attached status and that the swimmer was in good standing in
that LSC in order to make such a transfer.
Fall/Winter Spring Practice is Monday through Friday from 6:00 -
7:00 pm and from 6:00 - 7:30 pm for the advanced swimmers. Summer
Practice is Monday through Friday from 5:00 - 6:00 pm. Advanced
swimmers will practice from 6:00 - 8:00 am, Monday through
All swimmers are required to attend at least (2) swim meets.
Brownsville Aquatics will host two meets during the year; one short
course and one long course meet. Other South Texas teams throughout
South Texas also host meets. The head coach will notify and
distribute all meet information. Payments must be made before any
swimmer can register for a meet. No refunds will be given for
Recommended swimming attire and equipment: 1. Polyester swimsuits
(girls) and jammers (boys) for daily practice. (Lycra suits will
not hold up with daily use, as the pool chemicals are extremely
harsh). 2. Goggles 3. Swim cap Mandatory for meets: Team swimsuit -
purchased from the club. Optional: Team t-shirt. Prices for
all are as follows: Girls swimsuit (practice and team): $60-$65
Boys jammers (practice and team): $40-$45 Goggles: $18 Swim
cap: $10 T-shirt: $10