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Oct 10, 2014 - Nic Dekker Receives Swimming Canada Carding
Richmond Rapids graduate Nicolaas Dekker has been selected as a Swimming Canada carded athlete for 2014-2015. For the next fiscal year, Dekker will receive top-tier funding to train and compete, which...
Oct 6, 2014 - Rapids Named 2014 Swim BC Club of the Year
Recently, at the annual BC Coaches Conference and Awards Banquet, the Richmond Rapids were named Club of the Year for 2014. The accolade was earned through steadily increasing performances in recent y...
Oct 6, 2014 - De Boer to Attend Swim BC Para-Swimming Camp
Rapids para-swimmer, Emily De Boer, was selected to attend the Swim BC Para-Swimming Camp held next weekend at Watermania. The three-day camp not only includes several workouts, but also sessions on n...
Sep 22, 2014 - Rapids Named to Provincial, All-Star Teams
Though the season has barely begun, the Richmond Rapids have already had five members named to local qualifying teams. Last week , Jerry Liu, Adrian Hsing, Wendy Yang, and Alex Ball were selected to t...
Aug 1, 2014 - Youthful Rapids Squad Returns from National meet, Dekker with 1st Sr. Nat Medal
Eleven members of the Richmond Rapids Swim Club recently competed in Canadian Age Group Championships in Winnipeg, a five-day national competition. The vast majority of the team was under 16 years o...
Aug 1, 2014 - Rapids Place 2nd Overall at Provincials, Win Men's Title
For the second year in a row, the Richmond Rapids are runners-up in the overall team standings at BC AAA Long Course Provincials. The men?s team was again first, a trend that has lasted for several co...
Jun 30, 2014 - De Boer Qualifies for Can-Ams, Will Compete in Upcoming Provincials
In her career-first swim meet, Richmond Rapids paraswimmer Emily De Boer has made the qualification standards to compete at this year?s Can-Ams, a paraswimming-focused event with top-level teams from ...
May 9, 2014 - Swim-a-thon Results 2014
Hey Rapids! We just had the most successful Swim-a-thon in club history! All together, we raised $13,424.50. That?s $6,000 more than last year! First and foremost, the staff would like to thank you ...
Apr 8, 2014 - Nicolaas Dekker named to Junior Pan Pac Team
After his recent outstanding performance at Canadian Senior Nationals, Richmond Rapids swimmer Nicolaas Dekker has been named to the Canadian Junior Pan Pacific Championship team. The Junior Pan Pacs ...
Apr 7, 2014 - De Costa Commits to McMaster
Richmond Rapid athlete Brandon de Costa has committed to swim for McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. De Costa will attend the university on scholarship, based on athletic and academic performan...
Feb 10, 2014 - Rapids Win Provincial Championships, Set National Record
The Richmond Rapids Swim Club returned from snowy Kamloops last Tuesday, after having accomplished something no Rapids squad has ever done - win a provincial championship title. ?This has been a goal ...
Feb 3, 2014 - Provincial Champions
And it's official The Richmond Rapids Swim Club are the 2014 SCM Provincial Champions
Jan 29, 2014 - Rapids Race Big Mid-Season Meets, Prepare for Provincial Championships
The Richmond Rapids are only days away from Short Course Provincial Championships in Kamloops, BC. A team of 35 swimmers will compete in what is, for many, the short course season?s finale. In prepara...
Jan 22, 2014 - Six Rapids Swimmers Selected for LMR Regional Camp
On Monday, it was announced that six Rapids were selected to attend the second Lower Mainland Regional Camp of the year. Selection was based on the fastest 200 IM times in the LMR, from October 1 st ...
Jan 14, 2014 - Updated Short Course Team Records
Rapids Team Records have been updated on the website. They can be found under the Team Records tab, and are subdivided by Short Course, Long Course, and 10 & Under. Both individual and relay swims are...
Dec 19, 2013 - Balancing Academics and Athletics - What Your Coach is Really Thinking
By Branden Keith - Swimswam.com We hear it all day and all night. ?Swimmers are the best students,? ?Swimmers perform academically,? ?Swimmers learn time management and life balancing skills.? As a co...
Dec 9, 2013 - Rapids Seniors Compete at University Invitationals, Dekker breaks BC Record
The Richmond Rapids? National Development squad is coming off a double of national and university-level competitions. Serena Xue and Nicolaas Dekker attended Canada Cup Toronto, hosted by the Universi...
Nov 23, 2013 - New Provincial Record
Congratulations to Nicolaas Dekker and Head Coach Robert Pettifer for Breaking the BC 15-17 Boys 100m fly record at Canada Cup Toronto 54.00 (25.56 / 28.44)
Nov 20, 2013 - Rapids at first Heats & Finals Meet of the Year - Langley Invitational
Last weekend, the Richmond Rapids brought 75 swimmers to Langley to compete in the Langley Olympians Short Course Invitational. For the first time this year, the Rapids were in a championship-style, h...
Oct 29, 2013 - Rapids Continue Successful Early-Season Competition
The Richmond Rapids Swim Club had another weekend of racing, with the age group program heading to UBC for a sprint event, and the National Development squad traveling to Victoria for the Swim BC Seni...
Oct 28, 2013 - Rapids Attend First Competitions of the Season
After some well deserved time off, the Richmond Rapids Swim Club is back in the water and racing. Competition began with two regional level meets - one hosted by Simon Fraser Aquatics and attended by ...
Oct 18, 2013 - 2013 Awards Banquet Results!
Award Winners from the 2012-2013 Season Listed below are all of the award winners from last season. The montage video can be downloaded here . Music by Mutemath. Thanks again to everyone who came! ...
Sep 11, 2013 - News for Swim Parents - What Parents Should Say as their Kids Perform
What Parents Should Say as Their Kids Perform By Tim Elmore In my work at Growing Leaders, we enjoy the privilege of serving numerous NCAA and professional sports teams each year. After meeting with...
Aug 3, 2013 - De Costa Earns Two Medals at Age Group Nationals
This July, the Rapids sent four swimmers to Montreal to compete at Canadian Age Group Nationals. This was the final event of the season for the club, who had been training in Montreal for over a week,...
Aug 1, 2013 - Rapids are RUNNERS-UP at Provincials for First Time Ever
This July, the Rapids sent 39 swimmers to UBC to compete at BC?s AAA Long Course Provincial Championships. In an unprecedented and dramatic conclusion, the Richmond Rapids finished in second, the high...
Jul 17, 2013 - Rapids Win LMR Champs AGAIN, Have Fantastic AA Champs
The second half of our long-course season showed off big results for our regional and AA-level swimmers, as well as impressive work by all of our volunteers. Both Rapids-hosted West Coast Open and LMR...
Jun 5, 2013 - LMR CHAMPS UPDATE
Hello Rapids!, We are still looking for more volunteers for LMR Champs this weekend. This is the last opportunity to earn some major Parent Participation Points for the season. The job sign up on th...
May 1, 2013 - News for Swim Parents - Everyone's A Winner; Baby, That's the Lie
Apr 25, 2013 - News for Swim Parents - Watching Your Child at Swim Lessons or Swim Practice
Watching Your Child at Swim Lessons or Swim Practice For over four years I watched my daughter swim under the direction of other coaches. I have also watched her at basketball practice and games, an...
Apr 23, 2013 - Swim-A-Thon is Huge Success!
This year?s Swim-A-Thon was one of the most successful in recent memory. Our team goal was to raise $5,000, and we beat that goal by nearly $2,000! Because of the overwhelming success of this fundrais...
Apr 16, 2013 - News for Swim Parents - Forged by Adversity
Forged By Adversity Guy Edson, ASCA Staff I was following a school bus the other day when it stopped to pick up two middle school aged boys. Because of the framed glass emergency door in the back of...
Mar 26, 2013 - Rapids Win LMR Champs
The final weekend before going out for Spring Break, the Richmond Rapids hosted one of their largest meets ever ? LMR Short Course Championships. The meet ran over two days, with twelve-and-unders i...
Mar 13, 2013 - Rapids win Gold at Western Nationals, Place 5th Overall At Provincial Champs
The Richmond Rapids have just wrapped up their short course season with a pair of major championship events: Western Canadian Nationals in Saskatoon, and AAA Provincial Championships in Victoria. Th...
Mar 6, 2013 - LMR Champs Update
Due to a high number of particpants this weekend for LMR Champs the meet schedule has been adjusted. Please refer to the schedule below. Volunteers need to sign in for the position they have volunte...
Feb 14, 2013 - Rapids Race Hard at AA Champs
The Richmond Rapids Swim Club competed at the Swim BC Short Course AA Championships last weekend in Surrey, BC. The meet is one of the last of the short-course season, so the Rapids were looking to ...
Feb 1, 2013 - CDSC New Year's Invitational and Washington Open Report
The Richmond Rapids Swim Club is gearing up for the short course championship season, with their last tune-up meets before competing province-wide. A team of 44 Rapids competed at Vancouver Aquatic ...
Jan 28, 2013 - News for Swim Parents - The Biggest Question
Published by the American Swimming Coaches Association. The Biggest Question.... By John Leonard In all of age group sports, the biggest question for every parent is..."How much to be involved." In ev...
Jan 16, 2013 - News for Swim Parents
Published by the American Swimming Coaches Association Smile When it Hurts by LisaDiane Mercado Etheredge Several weeks ago Billy and I began attending Body Pump classes at Gold's Gym. A couple of ou...
Dec 7, 2012 - Live results update
The Live results section of the Website has been updated to include links for the following competitions where the Rapids are racing: Paul Bergen International PCS Christmas Cracker
Nov 21, 2012 - BC High School External Sports Credit Program
Did you know that you can earn BC school credits for achieving certain performance Swim BC Provincial and SNC National Standards? Well you can! The BC High School External Sports Credit program bega...
Nov 19, 2012 - Rapids Race Olympians at Island Cup
Last weekend, the Richmond Rapids travel to Victoria to compete in the Island Cup, a meet that regularly attracts fast mid-season swimming. This year was no different. A small but strong Rapids age ...
Oct 31, 2012 - VPSC Decathlon (minus 1) big hit for Rapids
This last weekend at UBC, the Richmond Rapids competed at the VPSC Decathalon. Though the 200 Freestyle was struck from the event list, the Rapids were able to compress their racing ferocity into only...
Oct 19, 2012 - Watermania update
From Dave McBride (aquatic and arena services manager) A quick update Major meeting with consultants and project manager took place earlier today. Air and water testing has been completed, and we ...
Oct 16, 2012 - Steveston Schedule for Watermania Groups - Oct 17th On
Please click here to download the Steveston practice schedule for all groups. This schedule will be in effect from Wednesday, Oct. 17 to Friday, Oct. 19. The schedule for the week of Oct 22 will be ...
Sep 30, 2012 - Rapids Dive Into Twitter
Rapids are now on Twitter! Follow us @RapidsSwimClub
Sep 26, 2012 - 2012-2013 SNC national time standards
**as posted on the Swim BC Web site** The new 2012-2013 national standards have now been posted on the Swimming Canada website. A link listed at the bottom of the page includes both a copy of the n...
Sep 20, 2012 - 2012-2013 Swim BC A-AA-AAA standards have been released
The 2012-2013 Swim BC A-AA-AAA time standards have been released click hear download a PDF SWIM BC TIME STANDARDS
Aug 4, 2012 - Days 2 & 3 at NACC are golden as well
Days two and three at the North Amarican Challange cup were again very sucessful for Rapids swimmer Nicolaas Dekker Day 2 Highlights Gold in the Men's 15-16 200m Fly 2:06.04 (PB by almost 2sec) 27...
Aug 2, 2012 - gold in the water for Rapids swimmer Nicolaas Dekker
Congratulations to Nicolaas Dekker who won the gold medal representing the Rapids and Canada in the Mens 100m Butterfly at the North American Challenge Cup Swim meet Splits: **26.94 / 29.48 for a *...
Jul 31, 2012 - National and Age Group National Results
Rapids Have Historically Summer Nationals and Age Group Nationals The Richmond Rapids Swim Club finished out the year with two major meets in Edmonton and Calgary, competing against the strongest ag...
Jul 30, 2012 - Sydney Page Petifer
Hello Everyone I've have a bunch of requests for pictures of the new baby for thoes of you who are interested here is a link to a few photos Photos of Sydney Page Pettifer Robert Pettifer Head c...
Jul 23, 2012 - Congratulations Dads!
The club and coaching staff would like to congratulate first time daddies. Congratulations to Head Coach Rob Pettifer and his wife Pam on their new born daughter, Sydney Page Pettifer, born 6 lbs, 12 ...
Jul 12, 2012 - A Very Special Thank You!
The Swimmers and Coaching Staff would like to send out a very big Thank you to all the volunteers, officials and coordinators who helped make this weekend's BC AAA Champs so successful. Thank you to e...
Jul 9, 2012 - BC AAA Champs, Day 4
Even if days one through three had been easy, day four of Provincial Championships promised to be a hard-fought battle. With the top six teams in close contention, every point mattered, and every race...
Jul 8, 2012 - BC AAA Champs, Day 3
Day 3 was a high point for the Rapids Provincial Team. After slipping in the ranks on Friday, our athletes came back fighting strong, earning the best medal count we've had all weekend. Included in th...
Jul 7, 2012 - BC AA Champs, Day 2
The second day of Provincial Championships was full of ups and downs for the Rapids. It was a challenging day, due to a tough schedule of speed and endurance. At the end of finals, the Rapids had slip...
Jul 6, 2012 - BC AAA Champs, Day 1
The Rapids AAA team was off to a strong start at this weekend's Long Course Provincial Championships. At the end of day one, the team was ranked second overall, showing that they were prepared to defe...
Jun 27, 2012 - BC AA Champs LC Results
Rapids? 12 Unders Qualify 5 to Provincials June 27, 2012 It was a great weekend for the Richmond Rapids? 12 & under program. The team sent 19 swimmers to the BC AA Championships in Vi...
Jun 14, 2012 - Kamloops Results
Great Swimming In Kamloops at All Levels June 14, 2012 It was a weekend of firsts for many Richmond Rapids Swim Club members; a first time away from home without Mom and Dad, a first c...
Jun 12, 2012 - Newsbulletin #6 - June 12, 2012
Click here to see the Newsletter. The newsletter will probably not link directly from your email browser. If not, please view through the NEWS link on the team's website. You must have ADOBE ACROBAT ...
Jun 1, 2012 - Province Article on Olympic Breaststroke Coach Jozseph Nagy
http://www.theprovince.com/sports/Breastroke+guru+Jozsef+Nagy+wants+more+from+swimmers/6685725/story.html
May 26, 2012 - AGD 400 Time Trial Results
Click here for results. The group had some amazing swims this Saturday morning as AGD2 swimmers got the opportunity to race the 400 free and the 200 or 400 IM for official times. Congratulations to Sa...
May 24, 2012 - New Ad Featuring Two Local Olympians
Hey Rapids, Check out this cool advertisement featuring two of our local Olympians! Remember, you can get there from here!
May 11, 2012 - West Coast Open Results
Local Swim Meet Brings Great Swimmers Together Thanks to Some Great Help May 5, 2012 This year?s West Coast Open Swim Meet hosted by the Richmond Rapids was a great success. Four-hund...
May 11, 2012 - A Very Special Thank you to all Our Volunteers
Once again the Richmond Rapids would like to thank all the volunteers who came out to make our West Coast Open Swim Meet a great success. We hosted 450 swimmers this weekend. A thank you to Ampellia...
Apr 30, 2012 - Newsbulletin #5 - April 30, 2012
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Apr 20, 2012 - Mies Shootman Invitational Results
Mies Shootman Swim Meet Great Success For Richmond Swimmers April 19, 2012 The Mies Shootman Invitational hosted by the Canadian Dolphins Swim Club remembers the substantial contributi...
Apr 6, 2012 - Olympic Trials Results
Eye Opening Experience for Dekker April 6, 2012 Touted as some of the fastest, most exciting swimming in Canada for a long time, this year?s Canadian Olympic-Paralympic Trials were a t...
Apr 3, 2012 - No Practice Monday, April 9, 2012
Happy Easter!!!! There will be no practice on Monday, April 9, 2012 for every group (including Masters). Enjoy your Easter dinner and we will see you on Tuesday. KURT
Mar 28, 2012 - Scott Dickens makes Comeback for London
Check out this article on Scott Dickens, and his journey from Olympian in 2004, to missing the 2008 team, to qualifying again yesterday for London. http://www.ctvolympics.ca/news/newsid=1230088.html R...
Mar 7, 2012 - BC AAA Champs Results
Great Conclusion to Rapids? Short Course Season March 7, 2012 Short course swimming is racing in a 25m pool, long course changes the pool configuration into 50m lengths. Long course s...
Feb 29, 2012 - LMR Champs Results
Rapids Swim Club Host LMR Swimming Championships February 29, 2012 The Richmond Rapids Swim Club hosted the LMR swimming championships over the weekend at Watermania Aquatics Centre. ...
Feb 27, 2012 - LMR Champs a great Success!! A Special thank you to all our Volunteers
This year's short course LMR champs was a great success! We had over 400 athletes compete at Watermania over the two days. Thank you to all the parents and senior swimmers who volunteered their tim...
Feb 24, 2012 - Western Canadian Championships Results
Rapids? Dekker Wins Gold at Western Canadian Championships February 24, 2012 The Speedo Western Canadian Championships were held in Winnipeg, Manitoba last weekend with the best swim...
Feb 17, 2012 - Friday Night at the Races - Unofficial Results
Members of the PAG, Regional and ND groups stepped up to race this Friday evening. This was an unsanctioned event done during practice and as a result none of the times here are valid. It was a grea...
Feb 16, 2012 - Cheer on our team as the rapids race the best swimmers in western Canada
February 16-19, 2012 - Winnipeg, MB About the Speedo Western Championships The Speedo Western Championships brings together a great mix of Canada?s senior, youth and junior swimmers. This regional co...
Feb 15, 2012 - BC AA Champs Results
BC AA Champs Great Success for Rapids Swimmers February 15, 2012 For Richmond Rapids swimmers this weekend culminated 5 months? worth of training and preparation. The BC AA Championsh...
Feb 13, 2012 - Winnipeg Bound
The Rapids contingent is excited and ready to race some of canada's best swimmers the up-coming western Canadian swimming championships in Winnipeg Manitoba Look for news updates and photos in your in...
Feb 12, 2012 - BC Short Course AA Champs - Day 3 Results
After 3 days of great competition the Richmond Rapids walked away with a plethora of medals and some great swims. For complete results visit http://www.drivehq.com/file/df.aspx/publish/SwimBC/LiveRes...
Feb 11, 2012 - BC Short Course AA Champs - Day 2 Results
Day 2 of the meet saw 360 athletes compete against one another for chances at medals, personal bests and opportunities to compete at BC AAA Champs. For live results click on http://www.drivehq.com/fi...
Feb 10, 2012 - BC Short Course AA Champs - Day 1 Results
Day 1 of the BC AA Championships were a great success for Rapids swimmers. Congratulations to Sam Bhandal (11) on making his BC AAA qualifying time in the 200 fly. He is now eligible to compete at BC...
Feb 6, 2012 - February 6 2012 Club Newsletter
Click here for the February 6, 2012 Newsletter. You will require ADOBE ACROBAT READER IN ORDER TO VIEW THIS PDF.
Feb 1, 2012 - CDSC Results
Richmond Swimmers Reach New Levels at Vancouver Swim Meet February 1, 2012 It was a great weekend of friends, fun and fast swimming at the Canadian Dolphin?s New Year?s Invitational. ...
Jan 16, 2012 - Hyack Ice Breaker Classic Results
January 16, 2012 Coming off of a two week long training camp and some tough training was no obstacle for Richmond Rapids swimmers this weekend. Twelve swimmers attending the Hyack Ice...
Jan 3, 2012 - Rapids Splash and Dash Results
Rapids swimmers turned out in numbers for the first Splash and Dash of the year. It was great to see such great participation on the second to last day of training camp. Congratulations to Artur Yush...
Dec 28, 2011 - RAPID Food Drive
This year PAG and Regional swimmers with the Richmond Rapids organized a food drive in support of the 94.5 Beat Cares Toy & Food Drive and The Richmond Food bank . Samantha Gosel, Nicole Welsh, Eva...
Dec 15, 2011 - December Newsletter
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Dec 15, 2011 - Christmas Training Camp Schedule
Christmas Training Camp Schedule 2011-12 Dec-18 Dec-19 Dec-20 Dec-21 Dec-22-26 Dec-27 Dec-28 Dec-29 Dec-30 Dec-31 ND/E See NDE webpage ND 7:15-10:30am...
Dec 14, 2011 - Pacific Coast All Star Team Selections
Congratulations to this year's BC Pacific Coast All Star Team. The team of provincially selected swimmers will compete at Walnut Grove, in Langley for this face off against other west coast teams. Tw...
Dec 12, 2011 - PCS X-Mas Cracker Results
Richmond Swimmers Cracker at Xmas Cracker December 12, 2011 The Pacific Coast Swim Club has been running its annual Christmas Cracker swim meet for the past 10 years. The meet was hos...
Dec 7, 2011 - FastSwim Results
FASTSWIM a huge Success for Rapids Swimmers December 7, 2011 This year?s Richmond Rapids Swim Club hosted FASTSWIM was a huge success for the local club. With almost 400 swimmers in a...
Dec 7, 2011 - Thank You to Everyone!!!
Thank you so much to all the people who helped make this year's Richmond Rapids Swim Club FASTSWIM swim meet such a great success. We hosted almost 400 swimmers from across BC over 3 days of competiti...
Dec 1, 2011 - Delta LMR Results
December 1, 2011 Last weekend, the Richmond Rapids competed in the Delta Sungod Lower Mainland Regional Competition, held in Richmond, BC. The Rapids regional-level athletes raced for their invitation...
Nov 23, 2011 - Rapids Equipment News
Click here for information about Rapids Equipment Orders. This includes pickup information for previously ordered gear as well as for Christmas gifts.
Nov 21, 2011 - Langley Short Course Invitational
Rapids Swimmers Final in Langley November 21, 2011 It was a tough weekend of racing in Langley for Richmond Rapids swimmers but also a great learning experience for all the athletes involved. The two...
Nov 16, 2011 - Island Cup Results
Rapids Swimmers Get Opportunity to Compete Against World?s Best November 16, 2011 There was a plethora of swimming talent at this year?s Island Cup in Victoria as some of the big guns from Canadian sw...
Nov 11, 2011 - Power Is Out! No Practice/ Time Trial Tonight
Due to a power outage Watermania is closed and we will not have practice or the time trial. Regular practice on Saturday is scheduled until further notice.
Nov 7, 2011 - Rapids November Newsletter
Please click here for the Richmond Rapids November Newsletter
Nov 7, 2011 - VPSC Decathlon Invitational Results
Rapids Swimmers Have Great Weekend of Racing November 7, 2011 Going to the Vancouver Pacific Dolphins Swim Club?s annual Decathlon Invitational is not like going to the average meet....
Oct 31, 2011 - SFU LMR Results
Great First Weekend of Racing for 12 & Under Rapids Swimmers October 31, 2011 The Richmond Rapids Swim Club had great showings at three of their developmental meets over the past wee...
Oct 24, 2011 - Rapids Awards Night Winners
On Thursday, October 20, 2011 the Richmond Rapids gathered for dinner, lots of prizes and to award excellence throughout the swim club. Thank you to our parent volunteers who helped make this evening ...
Oct 6, 2011 - Rapids October Newsletter
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Oct 5, 2011 - Annacortes Results
Great Weekend in Annacortes October 5, 2011 The purpose this past weekend in Annacortes: to get some experience racing new swimmers in a new pool in a new part of North America. Twenty-five Richm...
Oct 1, 2011 - 29th Annual Fall Thunderbird Day 1 update
29th Annual Fall Thunderbird Day 1 report After a short trip across the boarder and little side trip to the local farmers market the Rapids got to work showing our American neighbors what fast s...
Sep 16, 2011 - Letter from KidSport Richmond Chapter
Letter from Bob Jackson Kidsport-Richmond Chapter For the Kidsport Application click here Community Sport Colleagues: Social and economic obstacles can prevent some young people in Richmond from p...
Sep 15, 2011 - Rapids' 12 & Unders Attend SwimBC Regional Camp
Rapids' swimmers Nicholas Huen, Arvin Chua, Matthew Crawford, Steven Zhou, Ryan Murray, Kyle Chan and Richard Rakchtis were selected to the SwimBC 12 & under Regional camp. The camp takes the top 12 &...
Sep 14, 2011 - Fan, Zhang, Schaffler and Jakac-Sinclair Selected to Prospects Camp
Congratulations to Hau-Li Fan, Mike Zhang, Maximillian Schaffler and Mike Jakac-Sinclair who have been selected for this year's BC Provincial Prospects swim camp. Fan was chosen as the IM specialist ...
Sep 3, 2011 - Steveston Outdoor Market
This Sunday from 10am to 4pm our team will be running a booth at the Steveston Outdoor Market. Our booth will be near the public parking lot behind the Buck and Ear Pub. We'll have hot dogs and BBQ'd ...
Aug 16, 2011 - Dekker shines at Western Canada Games
Kamloops, BC This past weekend at the Western Canada Games, the Rapids own Nicolaas Dekker capped off the summer with some outstanding perfomances. The competition provided some very fast swimming wit...
Aug 3, 2011 - Saving the best for last...Day five
Aug 3, 2011 - Results from day four of age group nationals in Quebec
Jul 29, 2011 - Results from day three of age group nationals in Quebec
Jul 28, 2011 - Age Group Nationals DAY 2 Report
Jul 27, 2011 - Age Group Nationals DAY 1 Report
Jul 5, 2011 - Rapids Roll at BC AA Champs!
From June 24th to 26th, 16 Rapids traveled to Kelowna for the BC AA Long Course Championships. " AA's" is the start of the the long course Championship season and what a start our team had! Leading t...
Jun 7, 2011 - Rapids Swimmers at Swim BC 12 & Under camp
In April and this past weekend the Rapids had a numer of swimmers chosen to participate in the Swim BC 12 & under regional camps. The swimmers were chosen amongst other swimmers 12 years old and you...
May 20, 2011 - Rapids Off To A Flying Start At Youth Cup
Kyle Bower from the National Development group got the Rapids off to a great start at the hyack youth cup this weekend. Kyle dropped 3 seconds off his PB in the 200m fly (2:22.84) to qualify for this ...
May 13, 2011 - WCO Most Successful in History
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May 4, 2011 - Batara and Dekker selected for major teams
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Apr 19, 2011 - Rapids take the win at Mies Schootman Invitational
Building on the momentum of a winning spring, the Rapids took top team honors at the Mies Schootman Invitational at UBC last weekend. Through three long days of swimming, the team was able to hold t...
Apr 18, 2011 - Monday April 18 Practice Cancelled
Practices at Watermania are cancelled for Monday April 18th due to a mechanical failure. Minoru will have regular practice today. We will email everyone with a further update as to whether Tuesday pra...
Apr 10, 2011 - Magnus Batara multiple medalist at CAN AM Spring Nationals
This weekend, Magnus Batara competed in the CAN-AM Paralympic Spring National Meet in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Magnus had an amazing meet, posting 100% best times . Batara finished all six swims in ...
Apr 4, 2011 - Richmond Rapids 1ST Annual Auction
Mar 17, 2011 - Rapids well represented at Senior Champs
Last weekend at UBC, the Richmond Rapids competed with some of the country's best swimmers at the TAS BC Senior Championships, the Rapid's first long course meet of the season. To qualify, swimmers mu...
Mar 10, 2011 - Rapids have legendary AAA's
The Rapids returned this week from Victoria having swum one of the best meets in recent memory. Surviving frustrating disqulifications, frustrating just-outside-of-finals swims, and demanding schedule...
Feb 28, 2011 - Winning ways Continue at LMR Champs!
Feb 15, 2011 - BC AA Champs Day 2 & 3 Report
At day 2 and 3 of the BC AA Championships this past weekend, our athletes continued to perform very well. Overall our swimmers made this AA Championships one of our most succesful AA's to date. On ...
Feb 11, 2011 - Rapid Start At BC AA Championships!
Today at the first day of the BC AA Championships our team showed up and stepped up big time! The prelims saw a number of great swims including 3 new BC AAA Championship qualifiers. Emma Letts, 13, st...
Feb 9, 2011 - Magnus Batara Selected for Western Canada Games
Magnus Batara was recently selected to represent British Columbia in this summer's Western Canada Games. Magnus was one of only two male para-swimmers selected to the team. This August, Magnus will tr...
Jan 30, 2011 - Murray And Crawford Impress At Sfu LMR
This weekend at the SFU LMR, Ryan Murray had an outstanding competition. Ryan went 6 for 6 achieving best times in his races! Ryan also made his BC AA 11 & under standards in 100 & 200 Bk. Ryan also a...
Jan 30, 2011 - Melissa Quon Flys Her Way To AAA's
At the SFU LMR today, Melissa Quon (12) qualified for the BC AAA Championships in Victoria this March! Melissa qualified in the 200 butterfly by swimming a gutsy 2:59.26. Taking it out strong Melissa'...
Jan 27, 2011 - Cathy Ye Sets New 200 Butterfly Club Record!
This past weekend at the CDSC New Year's Invitational a new club record was set by Cathy Ye in PAG 3! Cathy set a new mark in the 13-14 girls 200 Butterfly with a time of 2:33.53. Cathy only turned...
Jan 24, 2011 - Rapids get moving at CDSC
Last weekend at the CDSC New Years Invitational, several Rapids showed major guts despite a tough week in the water, several bouts of illness, and some issues with legal fishkicks. The Rapids really s...
Jan 10, 2011 - Brandon DeCosta represents the Rapids at Pacific Coast All-Star Meet
Brandon DeCosta represents BC and the Rapids at the Pacific Coast All-Star Meet in Gresham, OR The Pacific Coast All-Star meet ran January 8-9, 2011, in Gresham, OR. Team BC's Age Group (11&12) and...
Dec 21, 2010 - Rapids clean house at Fastswim, Christmas Cracker
Dec 10, 2010 - UPDATE: Magnus makes strong showing at Speedo CAN-AM Para-Swimming Championships
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Nov 16, 2010 - Rapids Swimmers Go The Distance with Swim A Thon!
From November 11-13th over 150 Richmond Rapids Swimmers took part in the annual Swim A Thon and National 5 KM Challenge. There were some outstanding results from every level of the club from RSS 1 ...
Sep 29, 2010 - Brian Johns Launches New Website
3 time Canadian Olympian, Brian Johns, has launch a new website. Brian grew up in Richmond swimming for the Aquanauts, Richmond Racers and the Richmond Rapids. Brian holds many our senior male club r...
Jun 26, 2010 - West Coast Aquatics Invit. (USA) Day 2
Jun 26, 2010 - BC AA Champs Day 2 Report
Day 2 at the BC AA provincial Championship was another impressive day for our athletes! After a slow start in the 100 freestyle our swimmers stepped up and got on a roll in the following events perfo...
Jun 25, 2010 - West Coast Aquatics invitational Day 1 Report
Jun 25, 2010 - Rapids Rumble to a strong start a BC AA Champs
Surrey, BC - Day 1 of the BC AA Long Course Provincial Championships began today and our team got off to a great start. At the conclusion of prelimainaries, Selina Zhuo dominated the girls 11 & und...
Jun 10, 2010 - Magnus Batara Qualifies for BC Summer Games Team
Congratulations to Magnus Batara for qualifying for the BC Summer Games team. Magnus in his first full season competing as a Rapid, has performed extremely well. Magnus will be joining 6 other Rapids...
Jun 8, 2010 - Rapids Swimmers named to BC Summer Games Team!
6 Rapids Swimmers have qualified to represent Zone 4 at the 2010 BC Summer Games! The Rapids swimmers who are all in our Provincial Age Group Program, will be competing in Langley July 23-25th. Th...
May 29, 2010 - Rapids break New Provincial & National Record!
This morning at the Mel Zajac International swim meet at UBC, Rapids swimmers set a new 13-14 year old boys provincial and National Age Group Record in the 800 Freestyle Relay! The team of Bill Li, N...
May 27, 2010 - Rapids Summer Program Information
The Richmond Rapids are proud to annouce that we will once again be running a summer program. In the past few years the Rapids Summer program has been responsible for helping young athletes improve t...
May 13, 2010 - Hyack Hosts "Stroke & Turn" Clinic
On May 22nd, the Hyack Swim Club will be hosting a "Stroke & Turn" Officials Clinic. Any parents that would like to take this clinic please email our officials director, Jennifer McCord at jennifer...
Apr 16, 2010 - Busy Weekend for Rapids Swimmers!
This weekend will be a busy & exciting weekend for the Rapids Provincial and National swimmers. Competing at UBC in the Mies Schootman Invitational is the enire PAG and National programs. This is th...
Apr 13, 2010 - Latest Edition of "Streamline" the LMR Newsletter is here!
To read the latest edition of the LMR newsletter please go to our News letter section under the heading Groups & Notices. Or just click here. The news letter is put together by the volunteer Paren...
Apr 5, 2010 - Rapids Welcome their Newest member!!
Congratulations to Coach Doug and his wife, Kara, who on Saturday April 3rd at 7:04am were proud to announce the birth of their second daughter weighing in at 8lbs 6 oz, Audrey Lucy Ann Thompson!! Co...
Apr 1, 2010 - Pan PAcific Trials ( Spring Nationals) to be seen LIVE ON CBC
This Saturday ( April 3rd ) CBC will be airing LIVE from 2-3pm the finals of the Pan Pacific Trials that are taking place in Montreal. Winners of each event will automatically get selected to be a pa...
Mar 25, 2010 - Rapids Swimmers Dominate LMR Championships
Mar 5, 2010 - News flash: New provincial record
The rapids 13-14 boys finished off the second night of finals by crushing the existing provincial record in the 4x50 IM relay. The old provincial record stood at 1:54.44 by UBCD, our boys posted a st...
Mar 4, 2010 - AAA's Day 1. New Provincial record
Feb 16, 2010 - westerns day 1
After a short flight to Saskatoon the rapids crew sits down to a late lunch. later in the day we'll head to the pool for a light training session (4000m or so) and then back to the hotel to catch some...
Feb 8, 2010 - Olympic Torch Relay Day - Update
Feb 7, 2010 - new AAA qualifiers at day 3!
Day 3 at AA's was a great success with Tony Ma and Serena Xue qualiying for AAA's and both winning gild in the 12 & under 200 BR! Serena dominated from start to finish to finish with a time of 3:05. T...
Feb 6, 2010 - Day 2 at AA Champs
Day 2 of racing at AA champs saw many exciting swims from our team. Whether it was one of our youngest swimmers, in Kevin Ye to our eldest in Sara Lau, our athletes performed very well this evening. ...
Feb 5, 2010 - DAY 1 at BC AA CHAMPS
Penticton, BC On day 1 of the BC AA Championships our team has started off very well with numerous individual best times, and many swimmers qualifying for finals or consolation finals. In the finals...
Feb 2, 2010 - Olympic Update
Feb 2, 2010 - Olympic Torch Relay Day - No Practice!
On Tuesday February 9th the Olympic Torch Relay will make its way through Richmond. The relay will begin its journey through Richmond at Steveston & No 5 Road at 4:30pm. There will not be any afte...
Jan 31, 2010 - New club records
Jan 30, 2010 - New Western National Qualifier
Jan 27, 2010 - Available Parking Options for Minoru Pool
List of available parking options for Minoru pool. Richmond High Brighouse Park School District Office's parking lot after 4pm Richmond Tennis Club Seniors Centre Parking Lot Street parking on Minor...
Dec 21, 2009 - Rapids parkas have arrived
The new Richmond Rapid team parkas have arrived If you would like one prior to January 4th (first day back from winter break) please come to Watermania on December 22nd between 4:00pm & 5:00pm. I'l...
Dec 19, 2009 - congratulations to Jack Hong for being named to the provincial swim team
Congratulations to Jack Hong for being named to the provincial swim team Team B.C. will be on the move to Southern California January 08-10, 2010 for the Pacific Coast All-Star Meet. This year th...
Dec 17, 2009 - Gold's Gym - New Corporate Sponsor for the Rapids!!
The Richmond Rapids are excited to announce that Gold's Gym is a new sponsor for our swim club. As a sponsor of our team, Gold's Gym is providing family and friends of the club an outstanding member...
Dec 16, 2009 - Holiday Schedule Update
Rapids Swim School RSS 1A/B, 2A/B, 3A, 4A, 5A: Last Practice is Friday December 18th. Regular Schedule begins Jan 4th RSS 1C/D, 2C/D, 3B, 4B, 5B : Last Practice is Thursday December 17th. Regu...
Dec 16, 2009 - Team Aquatic Supplies Christmas Sale
Team Aquatic Supplies is having a Christmas Sale at their North Vancouver headquarters. For more info check out this flyer.
Dec 15, 2009 - Young Rapids & The Beat 94.5 Cares
During the month of November, four members of our team organized a toy and food drive in conjunction with The Beat 94.5?s annual toy and food drive called The Beat Cares. Samantha Gosel, Nicole W...
Dec 13, 2009 - great finish at the Paul Bergen invitational
Daniella Korotchenko had a great last race at the Paul Bergen invitational. she finished 14th over all in the womens 100m breaststroke. her first 50m split and final 100m time were both under the exis...
Dec 13, 2009 - swim fast in the morning and faster at night
battling a cold and fatigue all week Daniella put together a great morning swim on the final morning at the Paul Bergen invitational. her 1:13.85 in the heats earned her a spot in the "b" final of the...
Dec 10, 2009 - Record setting affair for the Rapids
The Richmond Rapids Boys 13-14 relay team of Nathan Muszynski, Jack Hong, Bill Li, and Nicolaas Dekker, set a new provincial record in the 13-14 boys 4x200m free relay, posting a time of 8:12.68, br...
Dec 10, 2009 - The Oregon report
pre-meet training at the Paul Bergen meet was a very Canadian affair with teams from Alberta , Quebec, Ontario & BC all showing up at the same time it looks like it will be a vary fast meet with tour ...
Dec 10, 2009 - SwimmingWorld.TV to Broadcast Footage of Paul Bergen International Meet
THIS weekend, SwimmingWorld.TV continues its pursuit to bring some of the greatest swimming around the nation to its viewers. After an incredibly successful Speedo Tom Dolan Invitational last weeke...
Nov 26, 2009 - RAPIDS COACHES RESPOND TO POWER OUTAGE AT WATERMANIA
T he Rapids parents would like to commend our Coaches for the expedient and efficient response during the power outage at Watermania on Wed. Nov. 18, 2009. The Rapids Coaches were organized an...
Nov 23, 2009 - Mogiana Coffee Fundraiser Update
Dear Parents, The coffee fundraiser order deadline has been extended to Friday November 27, 2009. Please submit your orders to Wendy Berry, Synthia Kloot or Stephanie Hui on or before Friday. The club...
Nov 23, 2009 - Pub Night Update
The Rapids Parents Pub Night was a great success! Over 50 parents had a blast at Legends Pub. Congratulations to Carrie Murray who won her PPP for the entire year! A special thanks goes out to ...
Nov 20, 2009 - To members of the Richmond Rapid Swim club:
To members of the Richmond Rapid Swim club: In the spirit of the holiday season, the Richmond Rapids Swim Club will be taking part in a canned food drive in conjunction with our annual FastSwim ...
Nov 14, 2009 - Kevin Zheng New National Qualifier!
At the LOSC meet this morning Kevin Zheng dropped 15 seconds in the 200 BR in prelims to qualify for age group nationals this summer. Kevin's time: 2:50.4! Way to go Kevin!
Nov 10, 2009 - Upcoming schedule updates & reminders
November 11 th Practices are as regularly scheduled November 20th All Rapids practices at Watermania are cancelled because of the High School Swimming championships being hosted at Watermania...
Oct 31, 2009 - It a happy Halloween for the Richmond Rapids
Jack Hong and Nathan Muszynski got off to a flying start on day two of the BC Sr. Circuit going 1 & 2 in the first heat. Jack Hong 2:19.95 ** New club Record** Nathan Muszynski 2:21.30
Oct 30, 2009 - H1N1 virus fact sheet for sporting organizations
With the recent publicity surrounding the spread and health risks associated with the H1N1 virus, the BC Ministry of Healthy Living and Sport has released a fact sheet for sporting organizations. ...
Oct 30, 2009 - rapids got off to a flying start at the ar circuit meet in Victoria
Marisa got things started early with a personal best in the 200m fly by almost 2 seconds. live results are available at the pacific coast swimming website
Oct 27, 2009 - Progressive Fundraising Gift Card Orders
Hi everyone We have revised the gift card fundraiser this year to optimize the benefits derived by the swim club with the amount of effort to order and administer the process. In doing so we hav...
Oct 24, 2009 - Serena xue makes AAA's
Serena Xue had a great 100m breast to qualify for her first AAA champs
Oct 21, 2009 - The Undercurrent & Streamline Newsletters Now Available!
The first issue of the Rapids official newsletter, The Undercurrent is now availble in the Groups and Notices section. Also availble is Streamline , the Lower Mainland Region?s newsletter. Str...
Oct 18, 2009 - cheers a plenty for the Richmond Rapids
lots of team spirit and fast swimming on the third day of the kisu iron sprint
Oct 17, 2009 - Harry potter at kisu!!!
it's been magical start here at day 2 of the kisu meet!
Oct 16, 2009 - Cathy Ye leads the pack at the kisu iron sprint
Cathy Ye lead the rapids squad at the kisu iron sprint taking an impresive 30sec off her best time in the 800m free
Oct 15, 2009 - Letter from The President Re: Awards Night
14300 Entertainment Boulevard, Richmond, B.C. Canada V6W 1K3 Ph: 604-275-7946 Fax: 604-274-7946 Email: rapids@shaw.ca www.richmondrapids.com Dear Rapids, We would like to take thi...
Oct 9, 2009 - Black & Blue Team lists
Click here for the Black & Blue Teams Note: Paula G & Brandon Y. you are on the blue team **if you haven?t signed up yet & would like to participated please just show up at**
Oct 1, 2009 - Awards Night Update
It has just been confirmed that any kids 5 years old and younger attending the Rapids Awards Banquet on October 8th are free to attend. Thy will not be charged for food. Remember the deadline ...
Sep 29, 2009 - SFU LMR UPDATE
SFU LMR Time line update Saturday distance session (1500?s then 800?s): - 8:30 am warmup - 9:15 am start time - 2 per lane - 4 heats of 1500 (full heats) - 4 heats of 800 (full heats) - approximat...
Sep 23, 2009 - New Rapids "club survey"
Dear Members The first Richmond Rapids online club survey is now available on the club web-site. You can access and fill out the survey by "clicking? on the feedback button on the top right corner...
Sep 15, 2009 - Important Update
Update: All Steveston Workouts will be canceled on Friday September 18 th The Richmond Rapids staff will be up in Whistler for the annual Swim BC coaches conference. Regular workouts at Steveston wi...
Sep 10, 2009 - A word from Swim BC on high performance swim suits
So, there?s this great deal on a Jaked or LZR on ebay?. Don?t do it! Don?t do it!! Just walk away. Nothing to see here, folks. Just keep on moving? Ya see, by now, most are probably aware that FINA as...
Sep 10, 2009 - A word from Swim BC on time standards
Time Standards As far as we?ve been told, all time standards (both Swimming Canada and Swim BC) are staying as they were last year. Remember, though, that Swimming Canada has announced previously th...
Sep 9, 2009 - Welcome Back BBQ
Rapids Welcome Back BBQ Friday, Sept 11th, 4pm -7pm (Rain or Shine) Steveston pool Everyone Is Welcome To come! The Rapids will provided The Burgers or hotdog , veggies, chips & juice ...
Aug 27, 2009 - June Swim News TOPS Results
The final Swim News Magazine's Tiny Olympic Prospects results for the 2008-2010 season are now posted. Many of our youngest swimmers took part and performed very well. Swimmers times were taken fro...
Aug 20, 2009 - UPDATE September & October Steveston pool schedule
UPDATE September & October Steveston & Minoru pool schedule for all Watermania groups Watermania Aquatic Centre will be shut down for regular maintenance from September 14 th to October 4 t...
Aug 9, 2009 - Two more world records for Canada at British Grand Prix
Two more world records for Canada at British Grand Prix August, 09, 2009 LEEDS England ? Canada broke the world record in both the men?s and women?s 4X100 medley relays on Sunday to conclude the Brit...
Aug 8, 2009 - CANADA Breaks World Records !!!!
Annamay Pierse and men?s 4X200 freestyle relay break World Records LEEDS, England ? Annamay Pierse of Vancouver and Canada?s men?s 4X200 freestyle relay broke world short course records on Friday a...
Aug 5, 2009 - FINA Bureau releases decision on swimsuits
On Tuesday, the FINA Bureau released the following decisions regarding the use of high-tech suits in FINA competitions. FINA RULING: July 28, 2009 (From a FINA press release) Rome (ITA), July 28...
Aug 5, 2009 - The Big Deal About SwimSuits
Aug 3, 2009 - Daniella Korotchenko wins bronze in California
Congratulations to Daniella on her first international medal performance Women?s 15-16 200m Breaststroke 2:44
Aug 1, 2009 - Results from California
Results from far Westerns in California
Jul 26, 2009 - Photos from California
Photos from California More photos to & highlights to follow
Jul 22, 2009 - The 2009-2010 Rapids Swim Club registration package is now posted
The 2009-2010 Rapids Swim Club Registration Package is now posted Please take a look & E-mail us at rapids@shaw.ca 2009-2010 Richmond Rapids Registration Package 1. SPECIAL NOTE: sign...
Jul 6, 2009 - BC AAA Long Course Championships a Success!
The Rapids finished a successfull BC AAA Long Course Championship meet on an exciting note Sunday night! We had a number of great swims througout the evening, here are some highlights. 13 year old g...
Jun 8, 2009 - New club records from Kamloops
New club records set in Kamloops Congrats to Matthew Crawford & Aleckxeis Afficionado for setting 4 new club records!
Jun 1, 2009 - Mogiana Coffee Fundraiser
During the month of June the Rapids will be selling bags of Mogiana coffee. For every bag sold the club will get $5.00 in return. Free samples will be available at the General Meeting on June 11th a...
May 25, 2009 - Swim News TOPS Results Are IN!
This past April the AGD 1 & 2?s participated in the Swim News magazine?s Tiny Olympic Prospects program. This program encourages distance and IM swimming. The participants results then are ranked b...
May 19, 2009 - Rapids swimmers rewrite the record book at the recent Hyack youth cup
Rapids swimmers rewrite the record book at the recent Hyack youth cup PDF of all records broken
May 19, 2009 - LMR News letter
Click on the link to Check out the lastest edition of the Lower Mainland Region news letter.
May 16, 2009 - Freb Bousquet (FRA) beats the 50m free field @ Charlotte UltraSwim
Men?s 50 free World record holder Fred Bousquet blazed by the field with a 21.33 for the U.S. Open record. That time cleared Garrett Weber-Gale?s U.S. Open record of 21.47 set last summer. "I am ver...
May 15, 2009 - New Age Group National qualifier on day one of the Hyack Youth Cup
Congratulation to Neil Brow who swam an impressive 33.80 in the heats of the Boy?s 50m Breast to qualify for his first National level competition. En route to this result Neil also broke the Rapids ...
May 15, 2009 - MEL ZAJAC INTERNATIONAL MEET: UPDATE
Session time outs Live Results Psych Sheets If any experienced officials would be interested in helping out as relief officials at the Mel Zajac International meet at UBC your help would be greatly...
May 15, 2009 - Michael Phelps Returns to the Pool
This weekend is the 1st time Michael Phelps is competeing since the Bejing Olympics. At the Charlotte Ultra Swim Meet in North Carolina he won the 100 Butterfly and 200 FR setting a meet record. ...
May 13, 2009 - Hyack Youth Cup Warm-Up Times (Updated)
Hyack Youth Cup Warm-Up Ti mes (Updated)
May 13, 2009 - Age Group National Bonus Swim Rule Changes
Swimming Canada has made some changes to the Bonus swim rule for swimmers that have 1 Age Group National Qualifying time. To read about these changes, click here. To see the Age Group National ( ...
May 9, 2009 - Mike Zhang & Vincent Man: NEW PROVINCIAL CHAMP QUALIFIERS!
At the WVOSC/SFU LMR Vincent Man in AGD 2 even split his 100 Backstroke to qualify for the BC AA Championships. Then just a few minutes later, PD 3's Mike Zhang rocked his 100 Backstroke as well t...
May 7, 2009 - Swim BC Update on the BC High School Credit Program
Swim BC Update on the BC High School Credit Program
May 6, 2009 - May 4th 2009 P.P.P. update
May 4th 2009 P.P.P. Update
Apr 27, 2009 - Rapids Compete at the 10th annual Delta Triathlon
Rapids Results from the 10th Annual Delta Triathlon Adults 16+ (Swim 700m, Bike 20km, Run 5km) Neil Brow 91 st overall 71 st in his age category (6 th ) 9:55 (70 th ) 38:44 (264 th ) 29:59 ...
Apr 20, 2009 - Mies Shootman Invitational Meet report
Apr 20, 2009 - New Club Record Set at the Mies Schootman Invitational
Congratulations to Daniella Korotchenko who broke the Richmond Rapids club record for the girls 13-14 200m IM (LCM) 2:34.56 34.61 / 41.31 / 44.39 / 34.25 Her time eclipses the previous club record...
Apr 6, 2009 - 2 NEW AAA PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIERS!
This past weekend at the Delta Sungod LMR, Nicole Welsh and Aleckxeis Aficionado qualified for the BC AAA Long Course Championships in Victoria this July! Nicole & Aleckxeis are both 1st time AAA qua...
Apr 5, 2009 - Team Sungod April Fools Invitational 2009 Meet Report
Team Sungod April Fools Invitational 2009 Meet Report On April 4 th & 5 th swimmers from the Richmond Rapids Development program competed in Delta. The team performed very well with a number g...
Apr 4, 2009 - Assessment/ Registration Dates:
Watermania Pool 4:00- 5:30pm The last 2 Tuesdays of every month Regular office hours Monday through Friday 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm