Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQs)

Patriots Aquatics vs. Beckman Water Polo

Beckman Water Polo is the high school team for Beckman High School.  The boys’ high school season runs August-November.

Patriot Aquatics is a separate, non-profit USAWP Club Team that provides year-round aquatics training in swimming and water polo for the entire community, ages 5-18.  Patriot Aquatics operates off of dues collected from its members. Patriot Aquatics – Swim & Water Polo – Irvine & Tustin

Patriot Aquatics is an independent, private swim and water polo club.  Other similar clubs in the area are Socal, Northwood, SET, CdM, Vanguard, etc.  Patriot Aquatics is NOT part of Beckman High School.  Patriot Aquatics is a non-profit organization.  Patriot Aquatics does not receive free use of the pool and must pay several thousand dollars per month for its use to the TUSD.  Patriot Aquatics pays for high-level, experienced and EXCELLENT coaches.  The entire admin. staff of Patriot Aquatics (President, Treasurer, Registrar, Apparel, Snack Bar Coordinator, Collections and Communications) are unpaid volunteers.