Barracudas Swim Team

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Bentonville Barracudas

The Bentonville Barracudas is a recreational swim team that is for children ages 5 to 18 years old.  The team works to improve their strokes, starts, turns, and finishes in a non-competitive team oriented environment. 

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The Program

Swimmers will have two coached practices per week. 

The team will compete in swim meets and scrimmages throughout the year and during the summer they will compete in the Northwest Arkansas Summer League.

End of season Party.

Swimmers will receive a T-Shirt and Swim Cap during the first season they sign up for. 

Season                       Session Dates

Summer                       July 7th - August 6th 

Practices will take place Tuesdays & Thursdays and will take place at Melvin Ford Aquatic Center.*

Beginners4:30pm-5:15pm
Intermediate5:15pm-6:00pm
Advanced6:00pm-6:45pm

* Please note: Parents will note be allowed on deck during practice

Fall                                September 31st - November 10th

Practice Times - To be announced

Requirements

Must be able to swim a minimum of 25 yards of freestyle continuously without stopping and be ready for more. The first practice is an assessment to ensure that each child is able to meet these requirements. The coach will inform the parent if an alternative arrangement needs to be made. 

Please at this time parents will not be allowed on deck.  Swimmers will need to bring their own kick board and if possible come ready to swim.  Make sure that if you have been running a fever or ill in anyway to please not attend practice until all symptoms have been gone for 48 hours.

Cost

Summer Season - $98 Members; $120 Non-Members

Fall Season - $165 Members; $195 Non-Members

*Participants can register during the season at a prorated cost.