Interested in swimming with the
What is the Prince George Barracuda Swim
We are a dynamic winning
team dedicated to the development of excellence in swimming and
promoting healthy activities through swimming.
We help children, youth,
and adults develop and maintain their physical fitness and mental
We teach our members to
improve their stroke development and endurance as non-competitive
and competitive swimmers.
We are a community based
club that encourages pride in the team, swimmer’s personal
accomplishments, and builds lifelong friendships and leadership
Why swim with the
programs develop swimmers from basic swimming skills to the
competitive level, in a friendly and supportive environment.
Barracuda swimmers compete in all levels of swim meets locally,
provincially, nationally, and internationally. Some of our
swimmers have developed their swimming skills to compete on the
world stage of swimming, representing Team BC and Team
staff is dedicated to the swimmer’s continuous
development. Head Coach, Jerzy Partyka leads our team and has
developed a training program that is highly respected in the
swimming community. He often coaches for Swim BC and Team
Canada at national and international level meets.
Age Group Pre-competitive and Competitive
designed to help develop and improve a swimmer’s stroke and
technique by grouping them into swim groups based on
Masters programs - designed for adults who want low impact
exercise to strengthen and condition their bodies without the harsh
jarring effects of other exercise programs; improve on swimming
technique; or to compete in Master’s competitions with the
assistance of professional coaching.
Swim School programs – for young children who enjoy
swimming and would like to join the Barracudas but have yet to
develop the endurance needed for our entry level
Summer Swim Camp - focused on having fun while concentrating
on stroke improvement and endurance for swimmers of all
How do new members join
and what does it cost to swim with the club?
Before you swim with the
club, new members must be evaluated by
a Prince George Barracuda Coach prior to registration. The
level that the swimmer is assessed at will determine the
Prince George Barracuda Swim Club holds a Registration
Night (October 13, 5-7
pm, Prince George Aquatic Centre) at the start of the new swim
, however if you miss registration in October, you can register
anytime during the year at a prorated rate.
|Fitness & Development
Swim fees may vary depending upon the month the swimmer joins the
**Swim BC fees,
MSABC, PGBSC registration fees, Equipment fees, and Facility
fees are extra and will be included in 1st payment. These fees are
based upon swimmer’s age and number of swimmers in the family
8 & Under
9 & 10
11 – 14
15 & Over
registration fees $100.00 1st swimmer / $50.00 additional
Barracuda T-shirt and a silicone Barracuda swim cap)
City of Prince
George Facility Fee $25.00
days written notice must be given on or before the
first of the month to withdraw from the club without penalty. If we
do not receive one month's notice your account will be charged as
usual for your monthly swim fees.
***Percentage of the
fees called Fundraising Levy (FRL) can be supported through club
sponsored fundraising activities
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