Fees and Commitments


Squads and Fees

Age Range

Squads

Monthly Dues

Monthly
Pool Use
Fee
Approximate Practice
Time per Week

10 & Under

Sparks

Novice Silver/Blue/Black

Developmental 1

Developmental 2

$60

$68

$83

$89

NA

NA

$20

$20

45 min x 3 days per week

45 min x 4 days per week

1.5 hrs x 4 days per week

1.75 hrs x 4 days per week

11-15

Age Group 1

Age Group 2

Age Group 3

$93

$115

$120

$20

$20

$20

1.75 hrs x 4 days per week

2 hrs x 6 days per week

2 hrs x 6 days per week

13-18

Senior 1

Senior 2

Senior 3

Senior 4

$125

$115

$141

$151

$20

$20

$20

$20

2.5 hrs x 6 days per week

2 hrs x 6 days per week

3+ hrs x 6 days per week

3+ hrs x 6 days per week

Swim team is year-round:  September – August.
September through March:   Short Course Season (compete in 25 yard pools).
April through August:   Long Course Season (compete mostly in 50 meter pools).


Start-up Costs
(per swimmer)

Annual USA Swimming Membership:  $70 (valid Sept 2018 – Dec 2019)

Annual HEAT Registration Fee:  $50 (includes team t-shirt & latex cap)

Annual HEAT Hospitality Fee:  $10 (helps with home meet expenses)

First Month’s Dues:  depends on squad (see above)


Other Costs/Commitments

Equipment
Cost depends on squad.
Basics start around $75.
Equipment can last year to year.

Meets
Fees are approximately $30-$60 for attending a  2-3 day meet. 
Meets are optional & 1-2 times per month.

Service Hours
30 service hours per family per year
Prorated at 3 service hours per month (Oct - July).
Unfulfilled hours billed at $20/hour.
(Not required for Sparks.)

Fundraising
$200-$300 per swimmer per year
Amount depends on squad.
Prorated per month (Oct - July).
(Not required for Sparks.)

Discounts

Second swimmer in a family will receive a 5% discount on monthly dues.
Third swimmer (and beyond) in a family will receive a 50% discount on monthly dues.
Dues will be limited to $300 per month after multiple swimmer discounts have been applied. (This limit does not include monthly pool use fees.)