JOIN THE TEAM!
Are you interested in joining? Attend a tryout! We'd love to have you as a member of the Texas Ford Aquatics family! No appointment necessary, just show up!
Summer Tryouts: July 5th - July 19th, Wednesdays at 1 pm and Thursdays at 7 pm
10 and Unders: Monday, August 20th
11-12: Tuesday, August 21st
13-14: Wednesday, August 22nd
15 and over: Thursday, August 23rd
No appointment necessary.
All swimmers must bring a photocopy of their birth certificate for us to keep. At the tryout your swimmer will be asked to demonstrate the following skills:
- 50 yards of freestyle (with flip turns)
- 50 yards of backstroke (with flip turns)
- 50 yards of breaststroke (legal stroke)
- 50 yards of butterfly (legal stroke)
- 100 Individual Medley
- Streamlines with dolphin kicks off walls
*All must be swum with correct and legal turns, starts, and stroke technique, which will be determined by the coach trying out the swimmer. ALL of the above requirements must be met to join the USA Swimming team.
If you feel your swimmer is not yet strong enough to complete the above requirements, no problem; we have a place for swimmers at every level through our SwimAmerica lessons program. To schedule a date for a SwimAmerica assessment, Click here! SwimAmerica is the gateway to our USA Swimming team and is an excellent place for your swimmer to develop the skills necessary to become a swim team member!
For more information, or if you have any questions, please contact our Membership Director, Samantha Kluttz, at Membership@TexasFordAquatics.com.