*Due to COVID-19 swim tryouts and practice has been canceled until further notice.*
We would like to welcome you to the Fort Hood Area Dolphins Swim Team!
The Fort Hood Area Dolphins is a sanctioned swim team serving the communities of Copperas Cove, Fort Hood, Killeen, Harker Heights, and Central Texas. The team is a member of the South Texas Local Swimming Committee (LSC). Membership is open to 6-18-year-olds.
Anyone interested in trying out for the team is welcome to do so on the LAST Friday of the month at 6:30 p.m. with the head coach. Please contact the Registrar by email at [email protected] to confirm your tryout. We accept new members for the first of each month and we do not prorate our monthly fees.
The team is a year-round USA swimming team. We take a one week break during the summer (at coaches' discretion) during Christmas and during Spring Break.
Developmental team: M-F 5:15-6:15 pm
Bronze 1: M-F 5:15-6:30 pm
Bronze 2: M-F 5:15-7:00 pm
Silver & Gold teams: M-F 5:15-7:00 pm AND Saturday 8:30-10:00 am (Saturdays pending swimmer numbers and coach availablility)
Fort Hood Dolphins swim team practices at Abrams Physical Fitness Center (Bldg 23001) which is located at the corner of 62nd Street and Support Avenue on Fort Hood.
FEES AND FEE SCHEDULING
- All payments are to be made to FHD electronically via ACH or Credit Card.
- No Cash is accepted at any time.
- Monthly fees are considered late after the 5th of each month and a late charge of $5.00 will be applied to your account.
- Any general or financial questions about the team could be sent to [email protected].
A breakdown of team fees are as follows:
USA Swimming/South Texas Annual Registration Fee: $84.00 - Charged annually, renewed each year at USA Swimming rates. All swimmers must register with USA Swimming/South Texas to participate on the team.
Fort Hood Dolphins Initial Registration Fee (Per Individual Swimmer): $60.00 - Charged once, upon joining the team. Fee includes a team swim cap.
Fort Hood Dolphins Monthly Fees as of 01 Jan 2021: - Automatically Charged Monthly to your checking, credit, or debit card on file. Monthly dues are LATE after the 5th of each month. A $5 late fee will be charged to your account for any dues paid after the 5th of each month. Dues amounts for each practice group are as follows:
Developmental $65 2nd swimmer $60
Bronze $75 2nd swimmer $60
Silver $75 2nd swimmer $60
Gold $75 2nd swimmer $60
Swim Meet Fees - Meet fees vary from meet to meet, depending on the host team. Fees are typically charged per event. $10 Coaching Fee Per Individual, Per Meet
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Any general or financial questions about the team may be sent to [email protected]. A board member can be available during practice to go over any questions or concerns in person.
We look forward to meeting you! Feel free to look around the website and email us if you have any questions!
This is not swimming lessons; this is for already established swimmers looking to improve their strokes for swim meet competition and fun.