New season 2018-19

Registration

Registration is open online for all programs. Details and links to register are on the website at riptides.ca/join

Swim school is sold out for all fall sessions. Registration for the winter and spring sessions are open.

Please note there are time changes for some of our programs. The training schedule is posted on the website at https://riptides.ca/swimmers/training-schedule/

Swim Portal

New for the 2018-19 season, all parents and swimmers that register online will have access to the Active Swim Portal.

Meet Declaration

  1. You will receive an email when a meet in which your swimmer is eligible to compete, has been added to the portal.
  2. Select the link and login to the portal. Link to portal: Active Swim Portal
  3. For laptop or desktop browsers – select “View Meets” from the menu at the top.
  4. For mobile browsers – select the grey drop down menu “View Programs” and change it to “View Meets”
  5. Upcoming meets are listed. Select either “Attending” or “Not attending”.
  6. Select “Save”.

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Volunteering

  1. Login to the Active Swim Portal
  2. For laptop or desktop browsers – “Volunteering” is listed on the right
  3. For mobile browsers – scroll down to “Volunteering”
  4. Select an event that is listed. ex. Canmore Pentathlon or Wacky T-shirt
  5. Select a position, then select “Register now”
  6. Complete the form then select “Review”
  7. If volunteering for multiple sessions, select “Add another job”
  8. Select “Confirm and Submit”

AGM

Pursuant to the provisions of the Societies Act of Alberta and the Bylaws of the Bow Valley Riptides Swim Club, notice to members is hereby given of the Annual General Meeting of the Bow Valley Riptides Swim Club to be held on Thursday, October 4 from 6:30-7:30 pm in the Program Room of the Canmore Public Library at Elevation Place, Canmore, Alberta.

At the AGM we will approve the financial statements of the Society and elect members to the Board of Directors.

 

Summer Champs Results

Joanna topped the podium in the 400 and 800 free

Joanna led the Riptides with 5 medals and 3 new club records at the Alberta Summer Championships in Calgary. The club finished second among small teams.

Joanna – gold in 400 and 800 free, bronze in 100 back, 100 free and 200 free.

Jeremy – 10th in 50 breast and 12th in 200 breast with a new club record

Jaime – 8th in 50 breast, 13th in 200 breast and 15th in 100 breast

Sam – 8th in 200 fly

Kiana – 8th in 50 fly

 

New records: 

Girls 12 200 free – Joanna 2:17.38 – Emiko Osborne 2:18.01 (2015)

Girls 12 400 free – Joanna 4:50.96 – Joanna 4:52.94 (2018)

Girls 12 800 free – Joanna 10:04.20 – Joanna 10:17.06 (2018)

Girls 13 100 breast – Jaime 1:22.63 – Jaime 1:24.29 (2018)

Girls 13 200 breast – Jamie 2:59.67 – Jaime 3:05.12 (2018)

Girls 13 50 fly – Kiana 31.42 – Kiana 31.44 (2018)

Boys 14 200 breast – Jeremy 2:43.65 – Jason Evans 2:44.72 (2009)

 

Provincials LC Results

Kai - 3 Gold

Kai won gold in 50, 100 and 200 breast at long course Provincials in Medicine Hat.

The Riptides took home sixteen medals from long course Provincials in Medicine Hat and broke eight club records.

Kai – gold in 50-100-200 breast and two new club records

Jeremy – gold in 400 IM and 200 breast, silver in 200 IM and 400 free, bronze in 200 free and 100 breast, and two club records

Avi and Emily – Tied for gold in 50 free in 29.99!  Avi also bronze in 100 free

Carter – gold in 50 back and 200 back, silver in 100 back

Kahlen – PBs in all seven events, 4th in 400 free

Sydney –  5th in 50 back, 6th in 100 back and 7 PBs

Ian – fifth in 200 fly and four PBs

Andrew – swam 3 PBs in his first Provincials

Chloe – four PBs in her first Provincials

 

New records: 

Girls 11 200 back – Kahlen 2:57.28 – Kiana Worobey 3:00.70 (2016)

Girls 14 50 breast – Emily 40.39 – Alex Pasemko 41.38 (2006)

Girls 15 200 back – Avi 2:46.77 – Avery Spence 3:03.67 (2016)

Boys 50 breast – Kai 39.86 – Ken Naito 42.85 (2005)

Boys 200 breast – Kai 3:11.35 – Ken Naito 3:18.25 (2005)

Boys 14 200 IM – Jeremy 2:28.14 – Ken Naito 2:29.94 (2007)

Boys 14 400 IM – Jeremy 5:18.27 – Ken Naito 5:20.27 (2007)

Boys 15 100 back – Carter 1:08.87 – Jason Donelon (2006)

Alberta Summer Games Trials Results

Jeremy, Carter, Jaime, Joanna and Kiana qualified for the Zone 2 team for the Alberta Summer Games today at Trials in Canmore.  Natalie, Kai and Emily are first alternates.

Kiana had a perfect day qualifying by finishing first in all 4 events, while Jaime, Kai and Emily broke club records.

ASG Trials Scoring

ASG Team Selection Zones 1 to 3 with alternates – updated

 

New records:

Girls 13 100 back – Jaime 1:11.32 – Kiana 1:11.73 (2018)

Girls 13 100 breast – Jaime 1:22.60 – Sarah Mackay 1:24.29 (2006)

Girls 14 100 breast – Emily 1:25.88 – Emily 1:25.98 (2017)

Boys 11 100 breast – Kai 1:27.51 – Kai 1:29.74 (2017)

CSI Results

Joanna and Kiana medal in 50 free at CSI 2018

The trio of Joanna, Jaime and Kiana smashed seven club records and brought home seven medals from CSI Calgary, a meet that featured the top age group swimmers in Alberta.

Joanna won gold in 800 free, silver in 50 and 100 free, and bronze in 100 back and 200 free and broke 4 club records.

Kiana took bronze in 50 free and 100 back and broke a 13 year old club record in the 400 free.

Jaime finished in the top 8 in six races and broke two club records.

New records:

Girls 12 50 free – Joanna 29.35 – Emiko Osborne 29.53 (2015)

Girls 12 800 free – Joanna 10:17.06 – Emiko Osborne 10:17.16 (2015)

Girls 12 100 back – Joanna 1:15.63 – Emiko Osborne 1:16:40 (2015)

Girls 12 400 free – Joanna 4:52.34 – Joanna 4:56.35 (2018)

Girls 13 50 back – Jaime 34.39 – Alison Donelon 34.41 (2005)

Girls 13 400 IM – Jaime 5:45.36 – Jaime 5:46.15 (2018)

Girls 13 400 free – Kiana 4:58.42 – Alison Donelon 5:06.91 (2005)

Alberta Summer Games Trials

Results – Trials Scoring

NEW – Swimmers that qualify for the Alberta Summer Games will pay their fees directly to Swim Alberta. Cheques for Alberta Summer Games fees do not need to be submitted at the Zone Trials as in the past.  Only payment for ASG Trials meet fees are required.

Meet Program – ASG Trials

The 2018 Alberta Summer Games will take place in Grand Prairie from July 19-22.

Alberta Summer Games Trials for Zone 1, 2 & 3 – June 2, 2018 in Canmore

Updated Meet Package.

Officials needed for Zone Trials, please sign up here.

Categories for swimming:

Cat 1 – Swimmers born in 2003
Cat 2 – Swimmers born in 2004
Cat 3 – Swimmers born in 2005
Cat 4 – Swimmers born in 2006
Cat 5 – Para-swimming classes S1-S14 & Special Olympic swimmers born 1996-2006

Register on the Alberta Games website.

Technical Package for Swimming

Additional info on Swim Alberta’s website.

 

New Provincials Qualifiers

Andrew and Chloe qualified for Southern Provincials for the first time at the Lethbridge Spring Invitiational on the weekend.  Andrew swam the Provincial standard in all six events and Chloe swam four standards. They will join 16 other Ripitdes qualifiers for the Provincial long course meet in Medicine Hat in June.

New records:

Girls 13 – 400 IM – Jaime 5:46.15  – Sarah Mackay 5:49.44 (2005)

Girls 12 – 400 free – Joanna 4:56.35 – Emiko Osborne 4:58.53 (2015)

Full results and records here: https://riptides.ca/swimmers/results/