2021-2022 Season Tryouts - Information - Registration
Thank you for your interest in the Berkeley Aquatic Club's competitive program. Please read this page thoroughly as it guides you through the tryout and team registration process.
BAC ATHLETE SCHOLARSHIPS (Needs Based)
All tryouts will take place at the Berkeley Aquatic Club Center of Excellence - 629 Central Avenue, New Providence
Due to the CoVid-19 Pandemic, we are implementing new protocols and procedures for our 2020-2021 season tryouts. Please review the bullet points below for all the steps you need to take
To attend a tryout, you must register for a tryout time. This is in an effort to reduce the number of people in the facility as well as provide contact tracing if an athlete/coach comes into contact.
After you register for your tryout, you will receive a confirmation email with your time and date.
We will run tryouts on the following dates and times. Note that we cannot run tryouts outside these allotted time slots due to CoVid-19 capacity restrictions as well as support staff (Lifeguard's/coaches) availability. Your flexibility in this matter are appreciated.
June 18th - 8pm
June 19th - 1:30pm
June 25th - 8pm
June 26th - 1:30pm
July 2nd - 12:15pm
July3rd - 8:15am
July 9th - 12:15pm
July 23RD - 12:15pm
July 24th - 8:15am
July 26th - 29TH 2:30pm
July 30th - 12:15pm
None of those dates work? Contact [email protected].
More dates for September will be added as we approach the end of July.
Are you an existing athlete looking to transfer from another USA Swimming club? An in person tryout may not be necessary! Email [email protected] with your age, DOB, current team, current best times, weekly practice schedule (how many times per week and how long)
On the day of the tryout, please follow these procedures:
Arrive on time. We cannot accommodate late arrivals coming into the facility.
Mask up, please wear a mask into the facility.
Bring only what you need, towel - cap - goggles, no bags
There is a NON REFUNDABLE tryout fee of $50 as a part of the online registration process
The swimmer and one guardian may enter the facility in the rear of the building double doors. Upon entry, both parent and swimmer will have their temperature checked and assigned a lane. Please maintain a social distance as you walk to your assigned area.
Swimmers will be called after all are seated to begin the tryout.
Upon completion of the tryout, exit the building promptly towards the exit doors where a staff member will point out.
Since we are minimizing the amount of people in the building, any questions or concerns should be addressed over email or phone with coach graham.
Group placements will be sent on the following Monday of each week
What to look for in your placement email
Assigned practice group
Request for confirmation - we will ask that you email back to confirm with us that you will move forward with registration. Once we receive that communication from you, we will activate your account and you may move forward with registration.
The 2021-2022 season start date is currently TBA however, it will be at or around Labor Day.
Still have unanswered questions? Contact [email protected] for more info
Ready to tryout? FOLLOW THIS LINK TO REGISTER FOR A TRYOUT SPOT!! REMEMBER THAT TRYOUTS ARE FIRST COME FIRST SERVE AND WILL BE CLOSED ONCE WE REACH CAPACITY - NO EXCEPTIONS.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR TRYOUTS