Frequently asked questions. A collection of the most asked questions.


Is it possible to come and watch a lesson sometime?

It is always possible to come and watch a swimming lesson in Amersfoort, Amsterdam, Blaricum or Baarn. On the schedule you can find the days and times on which the lessons take place.

How can I sign my child up for swimming lessons at R&A?

You can sign-up your child by sending us an email with your son or daughter’s name and date of birth, the phone number on which we can reach you and a preference for the location. Alternatively, you can fill out the registration form on the website.

Does R&A Sports & Swimming have a waiting list?

We do not have waiting lists for our locations in Blaricum & Baarn. We start with new groups every year in the following months: January, April, September and November. You can register your child to start in one of these months. All children registered on the lists will be placed in groups starting in their month of preference. Our location in Amsterdam and Amersfoort does have a waiting list. Depending on your chosen day of preference you will be given an estimation of the waiting time.

Can I always watch my child’s swimming lessons?

You are always welcome to come and watch your child’s swimming lesson. We experience this as beneficial for children, parents and instructors.

Can I park at the swimmingpool?

At all our locations there are plenty of parking spots available. In Amsterdam the parking costs are €2,60 per hour.


Is it possible to have a trial lesson for one of the sports activities?

You can always join for a trial lesson in any of our sports activities. A trial lesson is free of charge.

Do I have to pay a contribution fee if I join R&A Sports & Swimming?

When you become a member of our gym you pay a one-time contribution fee of €20,-.

What happens with my subscription when I become injured?

In case you suffer an injury you can contact us here and we will freeze your subscription. As soon as you have recovered and are ready to come back we will unfreeze it for you.

How do I cancel my subscription and what is the cancellation policy?

Cancelling your subscription must be done in writing. There is a cancellation term of 1 month.

Can I park at R&A Sports & Swimming?

At our location in Blaricum are plenty of parking spots.