Committed to enriching the lives of Albertans with an intellectual disability through sport.

Swimming

This program will offer participants time to swim together, as well as develop proper stroke mechanics.  Emphasis is placed on improving coordination, agility and strengthening of muscles to increase range of motion as well as water safety measures. In advanced swimming, athletes will learn the basic techniques of competitive stroke development.

NOTE: This is NOT a learn to swim program. Athletes entering the program, must be able to float on their back independently, float face down and be comfortable alone in the water with no 1-1 support. All athletes, will be assessed in the first two weeks of the program. If athletes do not meet the above provisions, they will be removed for the program with a complete refund. These provisions have been set in place by Special Olympics Alberta .

Schedule

Beginner/ Intermediate THIS PROGRAM IS CURRENTLY FULL

Cost: $115

NAIT Swimming Pool – 11665 – 109 Street NW
Mondays: October 15, 2018 – April 15, 2019
  Time:  7:00pm – 8:00pm

Advanced *Coach Invitation Only

Cost: $150

NAIT Swimming Pool – 11665 – 109 Street NW
Mondays: October 15, 2018 – April 15, 2019
  Time:  7:00pm – 9:00pm

NAIT Swimming Pool – 11665 – 109 Street NW
Thursdays: October 18, 2018 – April 18, 2019
Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

NOTE: Athletes may join advanced programs through invitation only.