Join Our Team!


Thank you for your interest in Heartland Aquatics!

HLA is a year round, competitive swim team that provides opportunities for swimmers of all ages and abilities.  We look forward to welcoming new families with an interest in being part of our TEAM! 

  • If your swimmer is NEW to club swimming, please join us for our next New Member Night(s):

Monday, April 2, & Wednesday, April 4 2018 at 6:00pm at Lincoln Southeast High School. (Use the north entrance off of Van Dorn Street (Prasch Activities Center)  

What to bring?  Swimmers come ready to get into the pool.  Caps, goggles, and suits on!  Swimmers will get in the water for a short assessment of their skills and then be given a potential group placement.  

For minimum requirements and entrance into our ThunderShark group, click here. 

Parents will have a short meeting and then be able to head to the pool stands to watch their swimmers.

Please COMPLETE and bring the following forms and/0r items with you to New Member Night!  Links to forms are located at the bottom of the page.  Each swimmer must have their own registration forms.
1.  HLA Athlete Registration Form
2.  USA Swimming Registration Form
3.  A COPY of your swimmer's birth certifcate or passport.
4. A single check made out to HLA for the total amount of the following:
  • The Heartland Aquatics Membership Fee ($50 HS swimmer or $60 all other groups... please note, this fee is prorated for the Spring. Refer to HLA fees sheet for what full annual fees will be in the Fall)
  • The USA Swimming Midwestern Swimming Registration ($66) for new to club swimmers OR the Midwestern Swimming Transfer fee ($10)  

We will hold this check for the two week trial - this insures our team while your swimmer is in the water with HLA - we will cash this check when you decide to join the team after the two week trial.  If you decide NOT to join the team, we can either shred your check or mail it back to you.

  • If your swimmer is transferring from another team and is currently registered with USA swimming,  please contact our membership coordinator directly  (membership@heartlandaquatics.orgto make arrangements for a trial period
    • Be sure to bring a completed Midwestern Swimming Transfer Request Form  (link below) to your trial.
If you have any questions or would like the full, informational email sent to you, please contact our new member coordinator directly at
See you at the pool!!