The Biola youth swim program or BEST (Biola Eagle Swim Team) is a year-round, non-profit program focused on developing swimmers in a fun and positive environment while still providing higher-level opportunities for the intense competitor. The program is designed to refine starts, turns and the four competitive strokes while building stamina. This program is sanctioned under USA swimming.
You can try out for the program on weekdays, Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 5:30–7 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday 6:30–7 p.m. You do not need to make an appointment.
Once they pass, the child will be placed in one of the following groups depending on age and technical ability.
|White||Monday, Wednesday & Friday 5:30–6:15 p.m.|
|Red||Monday, Wednesday & Friday 6:15–7:15 p.m.|
|Bronze (Competitive)||Monday–Thursday 5:30–6:30 p.m.|
|Silver (Competitive)||Monday–Thursday 6:30–7:45 p.m.|
|Gold (Competitive)||Monday–Thursday 6:30–8 p.m., Friday 5:30–7 p.m.|
USA Swimming Fees and Registration
You will need to register through USA Swimming in order to participate. All forms for USA Swimming registration can be found on the Youth Aquatics documents page.
To sign your swimmer up for swim meets, refer to the following procedure:
- Go to SoCal Swim
- Select Meets > Metro
- Select the meet you would like to attend
- Download Meet Entry Form
- Mail Meet Entry Form and check for Meet Entry Fee and Meet Event Fee (specific amounts dependent on meet) to address specified