News and Announcements


Please be sure to visit our Team Apparel and Gear page, under the “BEST Team Info” tab above for a list of what’s recommended and required for the swim season :

Online Registration is now available for the 2018-19 Short Course Season.
You must create an account with Active Network if you do not have one.

If you are a swimmer NEW to BEST, register here:

If you are a current BEST swimmer, register here:

2018-19 Short Course Season Fees

The document BEST_2018-19_Short_Course_Fees_NEW.pdf was attached to this post.


2018-19 Short Course Practice Schedule.
This year we will be practicing at two locations: Brown County Community YMCA (BCY) in Nashville, IN and Bloomington High School North (North) in Bloomington, IN.

BEST Head Coach Jeff Watts is offering a special Pre-Season trial between swim seasons the last two weeks in August

BEST Pre-Season practices will be held at the BROWN COUNTY COMMUNITY YMCA, 105 WILLOW STREET, NASHVILLE, IN, with BEST Coach Jeff Watts and current BEST swimmers from the Blue and Gold training groups. This program is meant for swimmers with swim team/club experience, ages 8-18.

Register for this 2-week trial at:

Pre-Season Practice dates/times are as follows – attend a few or all eight:

Monday, August 20, 6:00-7:30pm
Tuesday, August 21, 6:00-7:30pm
Wednesday, August 22, 6:00-7:30pm
Thursday, August 23, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Monday, August 27, 6:00-7:30pm
Tuesday, August 28, 6:00-7:30pm
Wednesday, August 29, 6:00-7:30pm
Thursday, August 30, 6:00pm-7:30pm

Total cost for all 2 weeks = $30.00.

Additional requirement: YMCA membership OR $5 daily pass, paid to the Brown County YMCA.

Contact BEST Team Manager Sally Hanchett with any questions or to sign up for the BEST BTOWN-BCY CARPOOL at :