Club Mission

The Orangeville Otters Swim Club is a not-for-profit community based organization.  Our goal is to promote swimming as part of a healthy lifestyle as well as a sport for life.  We aim to support our members in their social, mental, and physical development as they endeavor to achieve success in swimming.

A Board of Directors administers the club and works closely with the coaching staff.

The Orangeville Otters Swim Club is a registered member of Swim Ontario which is the non-profit sports governing body responsible for the organization of amateur swimming in Ontario.



Swimmer's Bill of Rights

The Otters' philosophy is best described in a Swimmer's Bill of Rights declaring each swimmer has:

  •    The right of the opportunity to participate in sports regardless of ability level;

  •     The right to have qualified adult leadership;

  •     The right to participate in a safe and healthy environment;

  •     The right to play as a child and not as an adult;

  •     The right to proper preparation for the participation in sport;

  •     The right to be treated with dignity by all involved;

  •     The right to equal opportunity in striving for success;

  •     The right to have fun through sport.