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FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are the fees for the Masters program?

A: There are a variety of options for Masters payments. Checks and credit card payments are accepted.

  • $10 - Drop-in
  • $125 - Punch card (14 swims)
  • $75 - Monthly
  • $200 - Quarterly (billed the 1st of January, April, July, October)
  • $375 - Bi-Annual (billed the 1st of January and June)
  • $700 - Annual (billed the 1st of January)

Q. What are the practice times?

A. Monday through Friday from 6:00 am to 7:15 am and from 6:00 pm to 7:15 pm. Saturday mornings: 9:30 am to 10:45 am.

Q: How does the Masters Punch Card work?

A: Masters Punch Cards may be purchased for $125 and are good for 14 swims. The coach, in taking attendance, will keep track of your 14 swims and let you know when you need to purchase a new card.

Q: Do you have openings this month for swimmers to start in the program?

A: Yes, we gladly accept new swimmers all year long.

Q: What are the pool water temps.?

A: 79-81F

Q: Any regulations including use of swim caps?

A: Swim caps are not mandatory; however, we do ask that you shower before getting into the pool.

Q. How do I get started?

A: Masters Registration Form can be picked up at your first practice or printed beforehand. You must fill it out in its entirety, include payment, and a copy of your US Masters membership, and hand it to a coach or deposit it in the payment box in the Swim Club Office. 

For SBSC insurance purposes you are also required to be a US Masters member. You can sign up for USMS on their website www.usms.org

Drop in and trial swimmers need to fill out the USMS Trial Membershio online form. 

www.usms.org/join-usms/trial-membership

Every athlete, including punch card and drop-in visitors, is required to be USMS registered.