News & Updates

Swim BC Annual General Meeting

October 15, 2021

The Annual General Meeting of Swim BC was conducted last night (October 14).  With 39 voting delegates in attendance, two special resolutions addressing bylaw amendments were passed and three new board members were elected by acclamation.

Golden Flipper Butterfly Challenge Announcement

September 27, 2021

Swim BC and Swim Alberta have come together to create a friendly rivalry to develop spirit, story, and a rallying cry to inspire and motivate coaches and swimmers to improve their butterfly development. The challenge is …

Team Aquatic Supplies Virtual BC Swim Coaches Conference

September 16, 2021

Swim BC is excited to announce the Team Aquatic Supplies BC Swim Coaches Conference will be offered virtually. Since the cancellation of the in-person Coaches Conference in Whistler, we have been working to provide this great …

CELEBRATING COACHES WEEK 2021

September 16, 2021

Coaches Week 2021 is from September 18 to 26th. Swim BC would like to acknowledge the great work our coaches do in representing our sport and guiding our athletes. Thank-you for all that you do. We …

2021-22 TECHNICAL PROGRAM PRESENTATION

September 16, 2021

On September 24th Swim BC will be presenting the technical program to Swim BC coaches for the 2021-22 season and beyond. This will be followed by questions and answers, then a collaborative workshop. Your participation and …

2021 BC SWIMMING CONGRESS CANCELLED

August 31, 2021

Swim BC is profoundly disappointed to announce the cancellation of the 2021 BC Swimming Congress.  Over the last week or so the incredible shift in COVID-19 daily transmission rates, hospitalizations, and deaths, coupled with the BC …

Weinberger, Tildesley and Simpson to be inducted into BC Swimming Hall of Fame

August 19, 2021

The BC Swimming Hall of Fame Committee (Brian Johns, Doug Perks, Chris Hindmarch-Watson, Ken Radford and Sam Thoms) are pleased to announce the 2021 inductees.  Richard Weinberger, Donovan Tildesly and Ted Simpson are to be inducted …

Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

August 11, 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympics will be taking place from August 24th until September 5th. The swimming competition at the games will run from August 24th until September September 3rd. We are excited to cheer on the …

BC Olympian Results

August 11, 2021

Swim BC would like to recognize the performances by BC athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

New Provincial Record

August 6, 2021

Leilani Fack of the Langley Olympians has done it again and broke 2 provincial records! She is the new provincial record holder if the Women 13-14 SCM 100m Freestyle with the time of 55.63 and the …

Provincial Results Now Available!

July 22, 2021

Swim BC Virtual Summer Provincial Championships have successfully completed with 347 swimmers participating from 28 clubs. Clubs should be very proud of their accomplishments through such a challenging time. The quality of swimming in the province …

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Swimming

July 22, 2021

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are upon us! The games will run from July 23th until August 8th. Swimming will take place from July 24th until August 1st in the pool. The 10km Open Water events …

VIRTUAL DIVISIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS

July 14, 2021

Swim BC is very pleased with the continued support of the Virtual Divisionals. We have had many reports of how this virtual meet generated direction, excitement, and great swims from our teams from across the province. …

New National & Provincial Records Set

July 14, 2021

2 National & BC Records Broken!! They did it again! The Hyack relay team broke two more relay records over the weekend. Laon Kim, Paul Orogo, Matthew Wang, and Justin Jung set the following new records:

New Provincial and Canadian Records

June 29, 2021

Congratulations to Paul Orogo, Justin Jung, Laon Kim, & Matthew Wang from HYACK for breaking three Provincial and Canadian National records this weekend. They are now the record holders for following events: 13-14 Male 200m Medley …

Challenge Set Final Results

June 25, 2021

Challenge Set #6 is completed which wraps up our Challenge Set Initiative. We had a great turnout for the initiative and would like to thank everyone who participated. Now that the Challenge Sets have completed, it …

Canada’s Tokyo 2020 Team Announced

June 24, 2021

Swimming Canada and the Canadian Olympic Committee have announced Canada’s swimming team nominated to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 26 athletes were nominated to the team to represent Canada in Tokyo. Swim BC would …

TRIALS RECAP – DAY 5 RESULTS

June 23, 2021

Top 10 finishes by BC swimmers – Day 5

TRIALS RECAP – DAY 4 RESULTS

June 22, 2021

Top 10 finishes by BC swimmers – Day 4

TRIALS RECAP – DAY 3 RESULTS

June 21, 2021

Top 10 finishes by BC swimmers – Day 3

TRIALS RECAP – DAY 2 RESULTS

June 21, 2021

Top 10 finishes by BC swimmers – Day 2

Trials Recap – Day 1 Results

June 21, 2021

Top 10 finishes by BC swimmers – Day 1

2020 Canadian Olympic Trials Results

June 21, 2021

Canadian Olympic Trials run from June 19th to 23rd. Daily preliminary heats begin at 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. ET. Evening finals follow beginning at 5:30 p.m. All sessions from Swimming Canada’s flagship event are streamed …

Return to Swimming Restart 2.0 Updates

June 18, 2021

Yesterday, the Provincial Government released an amendment to the Gatherings and Events Public Health Order. This revision made some moderate changes to the sport section of the order. The changes were regarding group size. They are …

Return to Swimming – Restart 2.0 Step 2

June 16, 2021

The Provincial Government has now released a revised Gatherings and Events Public Health Order, dated June 15, 2021.  The changes for sport are profound and particularly significant for swimming: Sport is now defined as “an individual …

Challenge Set #5 Results

June 11, 2021

Challenge Set #5 results are now available! Swimmers have been working incredibly hard on these Challenge Sets and it has been really fun to see our membership engage with this program. With only one Challenge Set …

CHALLENGE SET #6 (JUNE 14 – 20)

June 9, 2021

Swim BC is pleased to be announcing Challenge Set #6 – the final challenge.  We are pleased to have been able to work in partnership with Team Aquatic Supplies and RaceTek to offer awards totalling over $ 15,000 to the cumulative top …

DRAFT COMPETITION CALENDAR

June 9, 2021

The draft competition calendar has been completed and posted to the Swim BC website for the 3-year period 2021-22 through 2023-24 Seasons. The meet dates for next season are summarized below for your convenience: 2021-22 Swim BC Meets  Winter Divisionals – February 25 – 27, …

Swim BC Restart 2.0 Chart

June 2, 2021

Last week the Provincial Government announced their Restart Plan, which includes the next steps for Sport. At the beginning of this week, viaSport released their Return to Sport Restart 2.0 chart. Swim BC has adapted that …

Challenge Set #4 Results

May 28, 2021

Challenge Set #4 results are now available! Swimmers have been working incredibly hard on these Challenge Sets and it has been really fun to see our membership engage with this program. As in previous weeks, the …

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