BSAC News

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

BASE Offers New Clubs & New Locations

The BSAC After-School Experience (BASE), is bringing back its most popular after-school clubs in addition to exciting new options! After a long day, students can look forward to spending time with their friends while developing personal interests and hobbies in Culinary, Arts & Crafts, Robotics, LEGO’S (intro to Robotics), Community Service, Gardening, Odyssey of the [...]

BASE Offers New Clubs & New Locations 2019-08-08T18:55:00+00:00

We’re Hiring!

BSAC is looking to fill a wide variety of positions in preparation for fall! All candidates are required to pass a drug test and background screening. Available Positions Include: After School Counselors After School Drivers Lifeguards Marketing Intern Member Services Director Member Services Team Swim Instructor T.R.I.D.E.N.T Special Needs Aide Water Aerobics Instructor To Apply for [...]

We’re Hiring! 2019-07-30T17:31:57+00:00

Summer Mermaid Camp

Learn how to swim like a mermaid or merman at BSAC's half day camp! Participants will learn how to swim with their feet together, practice underwater flips, swim through hoops, dive to pick up rings, and maneuver gracefully through the water with a fin and tail. This camp will also include fun games and arts & crafts. [...]

Summer Mermaid Camp 2019-06-11T19:24:10+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

BSAC’s 11th Annual Casino Night Raises Over $63,000 for Scholarships

Over 450 local business leaders and community members attended BSAC’s Annual Casino Night on Friday, March 29th, and boy, what a night it was! BSAC was able to raise over $63,000 in scholarship support for families in need of financial assistance. These children will now be able to participate in programs including swim lessons, summer [...]

BSAC’s 11th Annual Casino Night Raises Over $63,000 for Scholarships 2019-05-17T16:04:05+00:00

BSAC Lifeguard, Rebekah Clark, Builds Readbox Library for Students.

Meet Rebekah Clark: a talented BSAC lifeguard, Girl Scout, and Blue Wave Swim Team Member who has made a lasting impact right here on our campus. With the help of her family, Rebekah created a mini library called Readbox, inspired by the Redbox video rentals located in popular stores in our area. “I started this [...]

BSAC Lifeguard, Rebekah Clark, Builds Readbox Library for Students. 2019-04-18T19:15:04+00:00