Interested in Joining the Burlington Aquatic Devilrays?


The Burlington Aquatic Devilrays (BAD) have three swim programs; Pre-Competitive (Learn2Swim & FUNdamentals),  Development (Novice & Junior) and Competitive (Intermediate and Senior).

Any swimmer interested in joining BAD, must attend a tryout to be assessed by the Head Coach for appropriate group placement.  Swimmers aged 9 and under, must be able to swim 25 meters unassisted, without stopping, to be assessed for our Pre-Competitive program (Learn2Swim & FUNdamentals).  Swimmers aged 10+, will be asked to swim 25 meters of freestyle and backstroke, they may also be asked to perform breaststroke and/or butterfly. 

To be eligible for our Competitive Swim Groups (Senior and Intermediate), swimmers must have competitive swimming experience. 


Next Tryout: Date TBD

At this time most of our entry level Pre-Competitive Groups are FULL.  We will be hosting mini our tryouts throughout the season to flll spaces.  Our next major tryou will be in June for a September 2024 start.  

To be eligible for a Tryout for Learn2Swim or FUNdamentals, swimmers should be 8 & under and capable of swimming 25m unassisted.  

Our Development and Competitive Programs are almost at capacity.  We may run small tryouts for swimmers with club experience at the Development or Competitive Level.

To be eligible for our Novice Program (11 & under) and Junior Program (12 & under), swimmers will be asked to swim all four strokes and demonstrate good technique and breathing skills.

To be eligible for our Senior and Intermediate Programs, swimmers must have some swimming experience and should be able to demonstrate some endurance and technique for all four strokes.


To be placed on the request wait list, please complete the following form.

Tryout Request Form


Our Membership Registrar will ONLY CONTACT THOSE THAT MEET ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS for groups with availible space. 

If your child is looking to tryout for a group that currently has no availibility you will automatically be placed on a waitlist.  

Please understand that we get many tryout requests, and unfortunately we will not be able to accommodate a tryout for all those that have completed this form.