Board Statement

Board Mission Statement

  • To promote teamwork, sportsmanship, and fun through competitive swimming.
  • To provide instruction in all aspects of competitive swimming and promote fitness and water safety.
  • To develop and maintain open communication between swimmers, coaches, parents, and park district.
  • To promote active participation by parents to share in the responsibility of conducting swim meets and other related activities.
  • To coordinate team fund raising activities for the acquisition of team awards, gifts, equipment and other swim related items.
  • To work together as a team to maintain a safe, fair environment for a great swim season and life-long memories.

The Bloomingdale Barracudas Boosters is a volunteer organization supporting the Swim Team. The purpose of the Boosters is to:

  • Promote competitive swimming on a local level.
  • Assist in organizing and holding swim meets and assisting other teams and organizations in the conduct of swim meets.
  • Participate actively in the affairs of the DuPage Swim and Dive Conference and other such organizations with respect to competitive swimming.
  • Provide logistical and financial support for the swim team not within the means of the Park District.
  • Solicit or otherwise raise funds and apply such funds with which to carry out these purposes of consistent with the policies of the Bloomingdale Park District.
  • Issue press releases on swim activities.