Welcome to the Barbados Amateur Swimming Association

The official FINA approved organisation to foster and regulate Swimming, Synchro, and Water Polo in Barbados.

Welcome to the BASA website

The Barbados Amateur Swimming Association (BASA) is the governing body for Swimming, Water Polo and Synchronized Swimming in Barbados. Managed by a Council of elected members, BASA promotes the culture of aquatics by creating opportunities for swimmers and coaches of all backgrounds to participate and advance in aquatic sports through clubs, events and learn-to-swim programmes. The Barbados Aquatic Centre is the hub of the Barbadian swimming fraternity, with the Olympic-size 50M and 25M Learn-to-Swim pools playing host to numerous swimming, water polo and synchronized swimming clubs.

Learn More / Membership Form Lane Allocation Schedule / 2016 BASA Swim CallendarBASA Constitution – May 2003

Latest News

CISC 2016 ends with a Bang!

The XXI Caribbean Island Swimming Championships concluded on Saturday night with Barbados amassing a total of 11 Gold, 9 Silver and 14 Bronze medals over the four day championships.  There were 3 new Individual Age Group Records – two going to McCallum Clarke...

Synchro Celebrates with Summer Splash 2016

Synchro Barbados presented its end of year show, Summer Splash 2016 on Saturday, June 18th. The audience at The Aquatic Centre was entertained with eleven performances and a crowd pleasing finale which included beginners, recreational, masters and the competitive...

Team Barbados ready for CISC 2016!

The National Team representing Barbados at the Caribbean Island Swimming Championships (CISC) is going through final preparations for what will be the last qualifying opportunity for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. Captained by seniors swimmers Russell Oliver and Lani...

Barbados Take 2 Bronze in Carifta Water Polo!

At the end of the Carifta Water Polo Championships 2016, the two Barbados teams did Barbados proud and earned themselves and the country 2 Bronze Medals. Nathan James received the Best Defender award in the 16&U division. Thank you to the host, Trinidad &...

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