All Tides Sponsorship Announcement

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Swim Alberta is excited to announce a partnership with All Tides. All Tides, which is a division of Aquam Inc., is a Canadian online store for all of your aquatic needs. All Tides will be supporting masters swimming through the Masters Add-Up Challenge and Masters Provincials. In addition to the sponsorship of these programs, masters swimmers are eligible to receive 15% …

Swimming Canada, Swim Alberta, and key partners join Responsible Coaching Movement

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Swimming Canada, every single provincial swimming organization, and the Canadian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (CSCTA) are partnering to sign on to the Responsible Coaching Movement. “There is no place for abuse, harassment or discrimination in our sport,” said Swimming Canada CEO Ahmed El-Awadi. “With our key partners, we are committing to strengthen the processes we already have in place …

Swim Alberta is Hiring a Program & Administrative Coordinator

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Swim Alberta is seeking a highly-organized individual with program planning and organizational/administrative skills to provide ongoing support in the area of athlete technical programs and administrative support to the Performance Technical Director and Executive Director. The skills and attributes you would bring to the position include: You will have a related degree or diploma in sport administration with 1 – …

2018 Swim Alberta Awards Banquet Celebrates our Award Winners

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September 29th 2018 | Edmonton – In an evening filled with celebration of the accomplishments of swimmers, coaches, administrators and volunteers, Swim Alberta handed out plenty of hardware at their annual awards banquet Friday night at the Coast Plaza hotel in downtown Edmonton. University of Calgary Swim Club assistant coach Carl Simonson hosted the evening’s festivities, and was honoured with …

Dr. Steve Norris to join Swim Alberta as Performance Technical Director

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EDMONTON/CALGARY – Swim Alberta is pleased to announce that Dr. Stephen Norris will assume the position of Performance Technical Director effective October 1, 2018. Dr. Norris will provide leadership and oversight to all technical programs of Swim Alberta, including the implementation of the Performance Development and Performance Strategy for the organization.  Through Dr. Norris’ leadership with key staff and the …

Seven Alberta Swimmers named to Pan Pac/Para Pan Pac Teams

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The 2018 Swimming Canada Trials competition was held over five days at the Kinsmen Sports Centre in Edmonton.  National teams for both the Pan Pacific Championships, Toyko, Japan 9-14 August 2018, and the Para Pan Pacific Championships, Cairns, Australia 9-13 August 2018, have been determined. Congratulations all and we will be cheering you on in August. Share this Post

Canada’s Swimming Stars Gather For Trials In Edmonton

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EDMONTON – The 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials get underway Wednesday as Canada’s top swimmers have gathered in Edmonton to compete for spots on the national team. Swimming Canada will select and announce its pool teams for next month’s Pan Pacific Championships in Tokyo and the Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships in Cairns, Australia. The fully integrated national championship meet runs …

Interview And B-roll Opportunity At The 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials

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MEDIA ADVISORY EDMONTON – Canada’s top swimmers are gathering in Edmonton to compete for their chance to represent our country. The 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials will be held Wednesday through Sunday at the Kinsmen Sports Centre. At this fully integrated national championship meet, Swimming Canada will select and announce its pool teams for next month’s Pan Pacific Championships in Tokyo …

Swim Alberta Summer Championships

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This weekend, June 28 to July 1, over 480 of Alberta’s top swimmers will be competing at the Repsol Sport Centre in Calgary, Alberta at Swim Alberta’s Summer Championships.  For some, the competition is the season ending peak performance while others are preparing for either the Pan Pacific Trials or the Canadian Junior Championships which take place later in July.  Swimmers will …

Swim Alberta Call For Nominations

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Swim Alberta Association (SNC) Call for Nominations for the Swim Alberta Board of Directors 2018-2021 Swim Alberta Association (SNC) is seeking nominations for the Board of Directors of Swim Alberta. Swim Alberta is the governing body for competitive swimming in the province of Alberta. We are seeking qualified individuals who are passionate about the mandate of Swim Alberta, can embrace …

Event Winners, Festivals & Standards

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Provincial Competition Changes for the 2018-2019 Season Swim Alberta and the Alberta Technical Program Committee, in consultation with Dr. Stephen Norris, have reviewed the provincial competitions and will be phasing in changes to ensure meaningful competitions appropriate for the age and stage of each swimmer.  Event winners, Festivals and qualification requirements are amongst the changes for next season.  Future changes will include …

Northern And Southern Alberta Provincials

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This weekend, June 15-17, over 700 swimmers will be competing at the Northern and Southern Alberta Provincials.  Both events are sponsored by Team Aquatic Supplies.  Swimmers racing at the Northern Alberta Provincials will be at the Kinsmen Sports Centre in Edmonton while the Southern Alberta Provincials are running at the Family Leisure Centre in Medicine Hat.  Swimmers will be racing for medals, individual aggregate awards …

Red Deer Catalina Swimmer Climbs The Ranks To Join Victoria Nextgen Program

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Red Deer Catalina Swimmer Climbs the Ranks to Join Victoria NextGen Program June 7, 2018…EDMONTON- Red Deer Catalina Swim Club’s Kyla Leibel will be heading to Victoria, B.C. to join Swimming Canada’s NextGen Program in September of 2018. Leibel, a sprint freestyler, becomes the third swimmer from the Red Deer, Alberta based club to join a Swimming Canada high performance base program, following …

Search For Swim Alberta Performance Technical Director Underway

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May 31,2018…EDMONTON- Swim Alberta has officially launched the search for a Performance Technical Director to lead, guide and direct the technical performances and programs in Alberta. The need for a Performance Technical Director was identified in the work being done by Dr. Stephen Norris on the Swim Alberta Performance Development and High Performance Strategy (Performance Strategy), in consultation with the Alberta …

Team Aquatics Supplies Named Official Sponsor For June 2018 North And South Provincials

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May 17th, 2018…EDMONTON- Swim Alberta is pleased to announce that Team Aquatic Supplies will be sponsoring the Northern Alberta Provincials and Southern Alberta Provincials, June 15-17, 2018.   Team Aquatic Supplies has signed on as long term sponsor of Swim Alberta, and their partnership provides a great benefit to the swimmers, coaches and clubs in the Alberta community.    Swimmers competing in the north will be racing at …