Welcome to the Barbados Aquatic Sports Association

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

Welcome to the BASA website

The Barbados Aquatic Sports 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.

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Latest News

Barbadian 2020 Olympic Team Announced

Barbadian 2020 Olympic Team Announced

Congratulations from the entire Barbadian aquatics community to Alex Sobers and Danielle Titus on their selection to the 8 member Barbados Team heading to the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan! Alex will be competing in the Mens 200m & 400m Freestyle events (July 24th...

Carifta Aquatics Postponed

Carifta Aquatics Postponed

As Barbados and other countries across the region continue to grapple with the effects of the ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic, a decision has been made by the Barbados Aquatic Sports Association (hosts for the event) to postpone Carifta 2021. Scheduled to take place from...

Pool Closure

Pool Closure

Dear Members, Due to the extension of the  "national pause"- lockdown, the Aquatic Centre will remain closed until February 28, 2021 in keeping with the directive given by the Prime Minister in her address to the nation on February 15, 2021. Please continue to be safe...

A Tribute to Maurice Foster. SCM.

A Tribute to Maurice Foster. SCM.

By Cheryl Lady Forde, President BASA It is with great sadness that the Aquatics Sports fraternity learnt of the passing of Maurice Foster last evening. Maurice Foster was indeed a true sportsman throughout his life. He played...

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At a Glance
  1. Barbados Water Polo Summer Series

    July 17 @ 8:00 am - August 28 @ 5:00 pm
  2. XXXII Olympic Games

    July 23 @ 8:00 am - August 8 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Aquatics Mentoring Development Camp

    July 26 @ 8:00 am - August 27 @ 5:00 pm
  4. BASA LC National Swimming Championships

    August 3 @ 8:00 am - August 8 @ 5:00 pm
  5. BASA Open Water Classic

    August 28 @ 8:00 am - August 29 @ 5:00 pm

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