MONTHLY SCYMS CLUB MEMBERSHIP
MEMBERSHIP IS OPEN TO ALL CHILDREN AGES 5 TO 17 WHO ARE INTERESTED IN YOUTH MULTI-SPORTS ACTIVITIES RANGING FROM YOUTH TRIATHLONS, 5K DISTANCE RUNNING, SWIMMING, SURFING, JUNIOR LIFEGUARDS, COMPETITIVE SURF LIFESAVING AND OTHER ATHLETIC SPORTS.
YOU DON'T HAVE TO BE AN EXPERIENCED ATHLETE TO JOIN. ALL ATHLETIC ABILITIES ARE WELCOMED.
MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES WEEKLY TRAINING SESSIONS IN A GROUP SETTING THAT INVOLVE ALL ASPECTS OF TRIATHLON TRAINING FROM RUNNING, SWIMMING, CYCLING TO TRANSITION TRAINING, ATHLETE NUTRITION, PARTICIPATION IN SWIM MEETS DURING THE SUMMER MONTHS, JUNIOR LIFEGUARD CAMPS AND CLUBS AND INFORMATION ON UPCOMING EVENTS AND STATEWIDE RACES AND MORE!
SCYMS TRIATHLONS & 5K'S
OUR CLUB (SCYMS) OFFERS ASPIRING YOUTH ATHLETES THE UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO BE INVOLVED IN THE FASTEST GROWING SPORT IN THE USA, WITH THE SUPPORT AND ENCOURAGEMENT FROM LOCAL EXPERIENCED TRI-ATHLETES AND THE CAMERADERIE OF OTHER ASPIRING YOUNG ATHLETES. OUR CLUB PARTICIPATES IN STATEWIDE YOUTH TRIATHLON EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, GIVING KIDS THE OPPORTUNITY TO EXPERIENCE WHAT IT IS LIKE TO BE INVOLVED IN EXCITING AND INTERESTING MULTI-SPORTS EVENTS, WHICH WILL DEVELOP A LIFE LONG LOVE OF PHYSICAL FITNESS ACTIVITIES.
CLUB MEMBERSHIP COSTS $50 PER MONTH PER PERSON EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1ST 2010
ALL ATHLETES MUST PURCHASE A MANDATORY SEPARATE $12 AAU ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN CLUB ACTIVITIES.
PLEASE VISIT WWW.AAUSPORTS.ORGFOR MORE INFORMATION.
TRIATHLETES MUST HAVE A $5 ANNUAL USAT MEMBERSHIP WHEN PARTICIPATING IN USAT SANCTIONED RACES. USAT MEMBERSHIP IS NOT REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE IN KIDS TRI CLUB ACTIVITIES AND TRAINING. PARENTS WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THEIR OWN RACE FEES AND TRAVEL COSTS TO AND FROM RACES.
OUR CLUB (SCYMS) HAS IT'S OWN SWIM TEAM - THE BARRACUDA'S. WE ARE A NEWLY FORMED TEAM THAT COMPRISES MOSTLY OF OUR YOUTH TRIATHLETES WHO WANT TO TEST THEIR PERFORMANCE DURING A SWIM MEET. WE COMPETE DURING THE SUMMER AND ANY MEMBERS OF SCYMS ARE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE.
WE OFFER SURFING CLINICS AND CAMPS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
SCYMS JUNIOR LIFEGUARDS:
SCYMS OFFERS JUNIOR LIFEGUARD CAMPS DURING THE SUMMER. THE SUMMER CAMPS ARE SPONSORED BY THE BREVARD COUNTY LIFEGUARD ASSOCIATION (BCLA). A SEMI-YEAR ROUND JUNIOR LIFEGUARD PROGRAM AND CLASSES WILL BE OFFERED SOON. SEE WEBSITE FOR FURTHER INFO.
SPORT OF SURF LIFESAVING:
THE SPORT OF SURF LIFESAVING INVOLVES REGULAR TRAINING AND PARTICIPATION IN SURF LIFESAVING EVENTS FROM A LOCAL LEVEL TO NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL LEVEL. THESE EVENTS CO-INCIDE WITH THE JUNIOR LIFEGUARD PROGRAM. THE BCLA PARTICIPATES IN THE SPORT AND WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO CREATING A TEAM TO REPRESENT THE SPACE COAST.
SPACE COAST YOUTH MULTI-SPORTS IS A MEMBER OF THE AAU AND REQUIRES THAT ALL MEMBERS OF OUR CLUB SIGN UP AS ATHLETES WITH THE AAU.
In conjunction with its overall sanctioning and membership program, the AAU maintains an insurance program that provides coverage for its districts, member clubs/teams, and individual members conducting and/or participating in its sanctioned events. There are two broad types of insurance coverages included in the AAU insurance program: General Liability and Sports Accident.
It should be noted that the AAU provides accident and liability coverages as one of the many benefits of membership. Youth Program consists of athletic participation for ages as defined by AAU Youth sport rules. Basic Youth ages are 1 to 20.
Youth Membership allows participation/coverage in any and all youth sports.
What is AAU Club Membership?
AAU Club Membership is for organizations incorporated or unincorporated such as Y.M.C.A's, Boys & Girls Club's, Businesses, Mom & Pop Teams, etc
(Club example: Incorporated Groups such as YMCA's, Boys' & Girls' Clubs, Parks & Recreations, Churches, Businesses or Unincorporated Groups such as 'Mom and Pop' teams, squads, individual groups, multiple teams, multiple groups, etc)
Some sport rules require club membership. See your appropriate sport's rulebook/handbook.
VISIT WWW.AAUSPORTS.ORG FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT AAU ATHLETE MEMBERSHIP