Aquatic Fitness

BSAC Impacts 21 Local Communities Through Mobile Swim 2019

In 2018, Hillsborough County saw a spike in drownings and had more than any other county with 11 deaths. According to the Department of Children and Families, there was a 7% increase in youth drownings across the state, for a total of 88 deaths. In an effort to save lives and meet the need for [...]

BSAC Impacts 21 Local Communities Through Mobile Swim 2019 2019-09-13T18:16:24+00:00

BSAC Blue Wave Swim Team Competes at AAU Jr. Olympics

Swimmers on the BSAC Blue Wave team recently traveled to Greensboro, NC to compete in the AAU Jr. Olympics. It is a multisport event with thousands of participants from across the United States. The Amateur Athletic Union was established in 1888 with the philosophy of “Sports for All, Forever”. The AAU Jr. Olympics took place [...]

BSAC Blue Wave Swim Team Competes at AAU Jr. Olympics 2019-09-06T16:54:46+00:00

BSAC Welcomes Mark Corley to Blue Wave

Meet Mark Corley, the newest BSAC Blue Wave Swim Coach! Originally from the Midwest, he brings 30 years of prior coaching experience to our team. In 2008, he moved to Jacksonville and later learned about BSAC through his friendship with Coach Rich Rogers and through the many meets he attended here with other teams. “Blue [...]

BSAC Welcomes Mark Corley to Blue Wave 2019-06-11T19:27:35+00:00

Mermaid Camp has Successful December Debut

BSAC’s Mermaid Camp had a successful debut in December, offering an unforgettable experience for young swimmers between the ages of 5-12. For the very first time, pink and blue tails filled our heated, Ken Hagan Community Learn to Swim Pool. Lifeguard and resident mermaid, Mariah Diaz, led the 5 day course which covered everything from [...]

Mermaid Camp has Successful December Debut 2019-01-25T21:27:11+00:00

August Team Leaders

BSAC would like to congratulate Alex Zimmer and Janet Neely for being chosen as the Team Leaders of August! Both women deeply care about their respective roles and make a huge impact in the Brandon community. To receive this award, team leaders must be nominated by their colleagues for a strong work ethic, positive attitude [...]

August Team Leaders 2018-09-13T04:55:06+00:00

Chris Colwill Announced as Georgia University Dive Coach

Chris Colwill is a two time Olympian who began diving right here at BSAC when he was only five years old. After high school, he went on to become one of the most successful divers in NCAA history and will now return to his alma mater as Georgia University Diving Coach. Out of the thirteen [...]

Chris Colwill Announced as Georgia University Dive Coach 2018-09-06T20:23:18+00:00

Camp BSAC Counselors Named Team Leaders of June

BSAC is proud to announce the June Team Leaders of the Month – Jalen Daley and Michael Daniels. Both counselors have worked diligently to make Camp BSAC’s Passport to Adventure a memorable time for their campers. We see the impact they make in children’s lives on a regular basis and wanted to share their experience [...]

Camp BSAC Counselors Named Team Leaders of June 2018-09-13T04:36:04+00:00