Membership

Members come first!  Signing up as a Stingray gives your child…

  • 16 Friday club nights to focus on improving your personal best in a fun, friendly atmosphere.
  • 2-day end of season Club Championships carnival at our home base Samford Pool.
  • Participation at the Club's flagship event - The Bronte Barratt Shield
  • Participation in the Club presentation evening and free swim event at the Samford Pool
  • Official registration and membership with Brisbane Swimming Association, Swimming Queensland,
    Swimming Australia & the Samford Swim Club – inclusive of all insurance.
  • Eligibility to compete at all local, state and national level meets.
  • Eligibility for friendly junior development meets, A-Grade qualifying meets and Brisbane/Queensland/Australian championship events.
  • End of season club perpetual trophy with new plate added for each season of membership
  • Swimming cap and merchandise item included, depending on years of membership:

Season 1 - club shirt

Season 2 - club towel

Season 3 - club baseball cap

Season 4 - choice of new shirt, towel or cap

Season 5 - club swim jacket

Seasons 6-9 - swimming cap only

Season 10 - special trophy presentation for loyalty and dedication to the club

 

Club with a difference!  Additional benefits of club swimming with Samford…

  • Club night results in real time through the free Meet Mobile app on your phone or devices.
  • Family friendly and local community focussed club.
  • Fun, happy, relaxed atmosphere.
  • Friday night dinner sorted with our BBQ.
  • Encouragement of individual achievement and team spirit in abundance.
  • For fun, fitness or competition – the choice is yours!
  • Swimmers welcome from any location. No requirement to train at Samford or live in the area.
  • Suitable for all ages and abilities from our beginner Stingray Pups through to experienced elite levels.
  • We even stage regular adult races throughout the season! 
  • Supports confidence building, motivation, health and well-being with proven development benefits.
  • Exclusive access to qualified, experienced local swim coaches.  Affiliation with our Club Night Referee, Carol Bizzell, of Carol Bizzell Swim School

 

Details regarding membership costs may be found here.