News & Updates

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:

BC Swimming Congress

July 12, 2021

Swim BC is excited to be hosting the BC Swimming Congress September 30th – October 3rd at the Westin Resort & Spa in Whistler, BC. The theme for the 2021 Congress is One BC, Moving Forward Together focussing on moving …

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 …

New Provincial Record!

May 28, 2021

Big congrats to Leilani Fack of LOSC for breaking two provincial records!

Challenge Set #5 (MAY 31 – JUNE 6)

May 26, 2021

Swim BC is pleased to be announcing Challenge Set #5 in partnership with Team Aquatic Supplies and RaceTek. Awards totalling over $ 15,000 will be presented to the cumulative top point earners in each of the categories at the …

THE BC GOVERNMENT RESTART PLAN – ITS IMPACT ON SWIMMING WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR 

May 26, 2021

As I’m sure you’re aware, BC received some very good news yesterday as the Provincial Government announced a 4-step plan focused on safely getting life in BC back to normal – BC’S RESTART: A PLAN TO …

Challenge Set #3 Results Now Available!

May 14, 2021

Challenge Set #3 has wrapped up and the results are now available! We have half way done the Challenge Set Initiative, which means it’s time to award the interim awards. The top 3 performances in each …

Masters Swimming FINA Top 10 for 2020

May 14, 2021

FINA has released their rankings for the Top 10 Masters performances from 2020. More than 30 BC Masters Swimmers made the Top 10 Rankings for 2020.

CHALLENGE SET #4 (MAY 17 – 23)

May 12, 2021

Swim BC is pleased to be announcing Challenge Set #4 in partnership with Team Aquatic Supplies and RaceTek. Awards totalling over $ 15,000 will be presented to the cumulative top point earners in each of the categories at the conclusion …

NEW SWIM BC POLICIES 

May 5, 2021

The Swim BC Board of Directors has recently passed the following new policies: Anti-Doping Policy  Athlete Selection and Coach Appointment Policy  Provincial Records Policy  Commitment to Fair Play Policy  We encourage all members to review these …

BC SWIMMING CONGRESS – SAVE THE DATE!

May 5, 2021

Swim BC is excited to announce that we will be offering the 2021 BC Swimming Congress this year! The dates for the 2021 BC Swimming Congress will be October 1st, 2nd and 3rd. The 2021 Congress includes …

Safety Management For Open Water Workouts

May 5, 2021

As we progress towards warmer weather across BC many member’s have been inquiring about open water training opportunities.  Open water training will definitely create opportunity for Masters as they can move from limitations placed on training by the Provincial Health …

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