Join Barracuda Aquatics Club
BAC conducts swim tryouts/evaluations throughout the year in Bloomington and Shakopee
Joining Barracuda Aquatics Club is easy!
For the 2022-23 Winter Season:
Our 2022-23 Winter Season WILL BEGIN ON DECEMBER 5TH, 2022 (for AG, JUN, SEN and HSM levels) and DECEMBER 12TH, 2022 (for DEV level). Our on line payment method IS NOW AVAILABLE for the winter season.
If you have any questions about our upcoming season or the fees please contact Jeff Lee via the Contact Page.
Everything you need to REGISTER FOR 2022-23 WINTER SEASON!!
THE REGISTRATION FORM AND AGREEMENT FORMS ARE NOW AVAILABLE BELOW FOR THE 2022-23 WINTER SEASON. BE SURE TO FILL OUT ALL THE AGREEMENT FORMS, COVID-19 WAIVER ALONG WITH THE REGISTRATION FORM. YOU MUST HAVE ALL OF THE BELOW FORMS AND COVID-19 WAIVER COMPLETED BEFORE YOUR SWIMMER ATTENDS A PRACTICE. YOU MAY DELIVER ALL FORMS WITH PAYMENT BY CHECK TO THE SWIMMER'S FIRST PRACTICE OR THROUGH OUR ON LINE PAYMENT OPTION BELOW.
**NEW THIS SEASON**
USA SWIMMING IS NOW ASKING ALL MEMBERS TO REGISTER WITH THEM DIRECTLY AS PART OF YOUR REGISTERING WITH YOUR LOCAL SWIM TEAM. SO, IN ADDITION TO THE ITEMS ON THIS PAGE TO REGISTER WITH US YOU ARE NOW REQUIRED TO REGISTER WITH USA SWIMMING DIRECTLY THORUGH A LINK FOR YOUR CLUB. OUR SWIMMERS WHO ARE 12 YEARS OLD AND YOUNGER WILL REGISTER AS BARRACUDA AQUATICS CLUB. OUR 13 & OLDER SWIMMERS WILL REGISTER WITH BLACKLINE AQUATICS. PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING LINKS BELOW TO REGISTER YOUR SWIMMER FOR THE 2023 YEAR. THE COST IS $68 WHICH WE HAVE NOW ELIMINATED FROM OUR FEES.
IF YOU TURN 13 SOMETIME DURING THE WINTER SEASON E-MAIL JEFF TO DETERMINE WHICH TEAM TO REGISTER WITH USA SWIMMING.
12 & UNDER SWIMMERS: BARRACUDA AQUATICS CLUB
13 & OLDER SWIMMERS: BLACKLINE AQUATICS
On Line Agreements
If your child needs swim lessons, please visit the Links page to find the Bloomington and Shakopee Community Education links. They provide very good swim instruction to prepare your child for competitive swimming.
NEW REGISTRATION REQUIREMENT
USA Swimming's Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy
Please read the below information before registering your child with BAC. Please note the BOTH parents must read the below MAAP Policy. You can acknowledge the MAAP Policy on your on line registration form or with the PDF form below. Also, All non-athlete members of USA Swimming and all adult athletes (age 18+) are required to complete the Athlete Protection Training; please click below to start that process.
There are multiple ways to received discounts within a season with BAC. Each are explained below and have been adjusted from previous seasons.
Multiple Swimmers in one family: This discount has been adjusted from previous seasons. Instead of your fees being reduced we will now be giving this discount through Meet Credits. You will be able to use these Meet Credits to sign up to compete at future swim meets.
- Two swimmers in BAC = $25 worth of meet credits if the swimmers are signed up for the Fall/Winter or Spring/Summer.
- Three swimmers in BAC = $50 worth of meet credits if the swimmers are signed up for the Fall/Winter or Spring/Summer.
- Four swimmers in BAC = $100 worth of meet credits if the swimmers are signed up for both Fall/Winter or Spring/Summer.
Referral Program: Go to our BAC Referral Program page for details.
BAC Super Parent: How to become a BAC Super Parent- (limited space for all of these, please contact Jeff for availability)
- Become a USA Swim Official and receive $50 worth of Meet Credits for the Fall/Winter or Spring/Summer session.
- Become a Parent Representative on the BAC Advisory Board and receive $50 worth of
Meet Credits for the Fall/Winter or Spring/Summer session. (CURRENTLY FULL)
- Work in one of these key roles during each of our 3 hosted meets (requires a ton of
outside hours): Hospitality Coordinator, Concession Coordinator or Meet Equipment
Manager and receive $50 worth of Meet Credits for each hosted meet.
(CURRENTLY ALL FULL)
Scholarship Program: If your swimmer is a part of your school district's Reduced/Free Lunch program we do offer a reduced season fees based upon our financial standing. Please contact Jeff for more information before registering for a season.