The Bentonville Barracudas is a recreational swim team that is for children ages 5 to 15 years old. The team works to improve their strokes, starts, turns, and finishes in a non-competitive team oriented environment. Register for swim team online.
Must be able to swim a minimum of 25 yards of freestyle continuously without stopping and be ready for more. Swimmers will be swimming approximately 500 yards per practice. 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. Each swimmer should come to the first practice prepared with a kick board and goggles.
Program will have three coached practices, unless there is a meet on Saturday, practice will be cancelled for the swim meets. We encourage participation in two of them.
Swim meets against WLFC rec swim team during the year, during the summer there will be Northwest Arkansas Summer League competition.
Swimmers will receive a T-Shirt and Swim Cap during the first session they sign up for.