Thank you for your interest in Shockwave Aquatics!

 If you are new or are a former member and are interested in joining the team for our 2020 - 2021 season, please email Coach Barbara Aguirre at [email protected]   

1.  In order to try out your child must:

a) be 5 years old as of September 1, 2020

b) be able to swim Freestyle 25 yards unassisted, face in the water

c) be able to swim Backstroke 25 yards unassisted, with continuous arm movement on the back.

3.  Please arrive dressed in a swimsuit and bring a towel and goggles (if available)  at the designated try out time.  The individual tryout should not last more than 10 minutes. 

4. Upon successful completion of an assessment, Coaches will place your child in a training group & you will be given  instructions on how to proceed with the online portion of our registration.  

Please click here for all information regarding training groups. 

5.  Because of COVID-19 restrictions, please adhere to the following procedures upon arrival to the Tupelo Aquatic Center for tryouts:

All swimmers must line up outside the Northeast doors of the Aquatic Center with appropriate social distancing.  Temperatures will be taken before anyone may enter the Aquatic Center.   At the appropriate time, each child will be escorted into the Natatorium to complete the tryout and then will exit the Natatorium through the Northwest doors of the Aquatic Center. 

Parents are not allowed to enter the building for any reason.  No one may enter the Aquatic Center through the Lobby.