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.

Learn More / Membership Form BASA Constitution – May 2003

Latest News

Youth Olympic Qualifying Events

The Barbados Amateur Swimming Association is pleased to announce that the 2018 BASA LC National Swimming Championships (Feb 27 - Mar 4) as well as the 27th Aquatic Centre International (May 25 - 27) have both been approved by FINA as official qualifying events for the...

UANA Team Set to Compete

The Barbados Team taking part in the upcoming inaugural UANA Swimming Cup in Coral Springs, Florida are making final preparations for what should prove to be an exciting start to the 2018 season of competition. The UANA Cup features a dual meet between the twelve...

Aunty Mads – A Special Tribute by Nicki Hunte

Aunty Mads, Swim Coach to Countless - December 10th, 2017 - by Nicki Hunte. Yesterday, Saturday 9th of December 2017, the swimming fraternity lost a long-standing and beloved member of the family. We are sorry to share the news that our dear friend Madelaine Mercure...

2017 Goodwill Swim Team

The Barbados team for the 2017 Goodwill Swim Meet has been ratified, and final preparations are underway for the event which will be held from August 18 to 21, at the National Aquatic Centre in Liliendaal, Guyana.   8 & Under Age Group GIRLS: Rylan Marville,...

Links to other related websites


  1. CCCAN Artistic Swimming

    June 24 @ 8:00 am - June 27 @ 5:00 pm
  2. CCCAN Swimming

    June 28 @ 8:00 am - July 2 @ 5:00 pm
  3. CCCAN Open Water

    July 3 @ 8:00 am - July 5 @ 5:00 pm
  4. CCCAN – Water Polo

    July 4 @ 8:00 am - July 8 @ 5:00 pm
  5. 18th FINA World Championships

    July 12 @ 8:00 am - July 28 @ 5:00 pm

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