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

Swimming

2021-2022 Schedule

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 .

Beginner

Cost: $120

Season Duration: November – March

Gerry Kelly Aquatic Centre – MacEwan University – 10800 105 Ave NW

Weekday: Mondays

Time: 8:15pm – 9:15pm

Intermediate *Coach Invitation Only

Cost: $120

Season Duration: November – March

Gerry Kelly Aquatic Centre – MacEwan University – 10800 105 Ave NW

Weekday: Mondays

Time: 8:15pm – 9:15pm

Advanced *Coach Invitation Only

Cost: $155

Season Duration: November – March

Gerry Kelly Aquatic Centre – MacEwan University – 10800 105 Ave NW

Weekday: Mondays & Wednesdays

Time: 8:15pm – 9:15pm

NOTE: Athletes may join advanced programs through invitation only.