Former Olympian Jason Block to Attend Summer Festival South

Val Carr News, Swim Alberta News

The Festivals are back, and the South will be kicking it off in style May 25-26, 2019 at the Max Bell Aquatic Centre in Lethbridge, Alberta. The Summer Festival is one of the highlights for females aged 10 & under and males 11 & under as for most swimmers this competition is not only their first opportunity to experience a provincial …

Alberta Swimmers Rule the Pool!

Val Carr News, Swim Alberta News

After a five days of grueling competition, fast swimming, and podium visits at the 2019 Canadian Swimming Trials, five of the six national teams have been named.  Nine Alberta swimmers have made it to the international stage with the FISU team yet to be announced. World Aquatic Championships, Gwangju, Korea, 12 – 28 July 2019: Emma O’Croinin, Edmonton Keyano Swim …

NextGen Scholarships Awarded to Five Alberta Swimmers

Val Carr News, Swim Alberta News

$140,000 in scholarships are funded through the RBC Future Olympian Program and Swimming Canada’s NextGen High Performance Centre Scholarships. Congratulations to the five Alberta swimmer recipients: Emma O’Croinin – Edmonton Keyano Swim Club Cole Pratt – Cascade Swim Club Sebastian Somerset – Cascade Swim Club Kyla Leibel – Red Deer Catalina Swim Club Avery Wiseman – Olympian Swim Club Full …

Job Opportunity – Program & Engagement Coordinator – Full time

Val Carr News, Swim Alberta News

Swim Alberta is seeking a highly organized individual with program planning and communication skills who has a demonstrated ability to deliver programs and services while working collaboratively with members and stakeholders.  The skills and attributes you would bring to the position include: Effective communication skills both written and verbal with experience engaging stakeholders and members Experience working with and in …

Safe Sport Messaging to Members

Val Carr News, Swim Alberta News

February 14, 2019 Dear Membership: Swim Alberta believes that everyone in the sport of swimming, regardless of their level or position, has the right to: enjoy the sport; and participate in a safe and inclusive training and competitive environment that is free of abuse, harassment or discrimination. Swim Alberta considers Athlete Safety our number one priority. We have a zero …

Swim Alberta Summer Job Opportunity

Val Carr News, Swim Alberta News

JOB POSTING Program Administrator Swim Alberta is inviting applications for the Program Administrator. This is a summer contract position from 1 May – 30 August 2019. The successful candidate will provide support and coordination to technical programs and events of Swim Alberta. The successful candidate will work out of the Swim Alberta office, which is located at 11759 Groat Road …