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Dec 15, 2021 - VPSC Winter Invitational
The Hurricanes were represented by five swimmers at the VPSC Winter Invitational this past weekend. Swimmers needed Western Canadian Championship time standards to participate in the meet so it was th...
Dec 1, 2021 - Hollyburn Invitational Review
An amazing job by our team racing at our own Hollyburn Invitational this past weekend! There was a really exciting atmosphere with swimmers from five teams on deck, it was our biggest meet since Novem...
Nov 27, 2021 - Surrey LC Invitational Recap
This is a busy weekend of racing for our team and it was kicked off with six Hurricanes racing at the Surrey LC Invitational on Friday afternoon. This was the first long course competition (competing ...
Nov 26, 2021 - Greater Vancouver Food Bank Fundraiser
Similar to last year, Hollyburn is challenging sports committees to raise funds for a chosen charity. It is a bit of a competition (of course), so I'm sure we all want to contribute to make the Hurric...
Nov 20, 2021 - Langley SC Meet Results
We had our first ‘regular’ swim meet with multiple teams at a different pool last weekend in 20 months! We had 17 swimmers compete at the Langley Short Course Invitational Meet with really promising r...
Nov 9, 2021 - Richmond Distance Meet Recap
Five Hurricanes raced at the Richmond Rapids Distance Meet this past weekend. The swimmers are in a big training block right now and it was great to see solid racing while they build their work in the...
Oct 27, 2021 - Hollyburn Team Meet Review
Our swimmers competed for the first time this season over the weekend with tremendous results! Our first team meet involved swimmers in Swim Academy and Monsoon followed by a distance swim meet for ou...
Jul 19, 2021 - Hollyburn Summer Meet Review
Our Hollyburn Summer Swim Meet was a great accomplishment for the team! If felt so great to have other teams on deck and other swimmers to race after the past 16 months of racing our own team. The mee...
Jul 7, 2021 - July 3 Time Trial Results
Saturday our swimmers raced at their first sanctioned competition since November. This means that the results are official and can help swimmers qualify for competitions next swim season. All of the ‘...
Jul 2, 2021 - Assistant Head Coach Announcement
We are very excited to welcome Annie Wolfe to our coaching staff! Annie is an incredibly experienced coach who has had great success working with athletes from a precompetitive to national level. Anni...
Jun 17, 2021 - June Time Trial Review
Our team continues to get faster and faster every time we get off the blocks! Our Hurricanes Time Trial on June 13 had an incredible number of big break throughs. Really fun to see the improvements ou...
May 19, 2021 - Hurricanes Pentathlon Review
In a normal season, we would have been attending a team travel meet around this time so we have been trying to give our swimmers the chance to get into racing mode and swim a lot of events. It’s a lit...
May 5, 2021 - Swim A Thon Results
Congratulations! Our Swim-A-Thon was a huge success! 47 swimmers took part in a timed 5000m swim or adding up their training meters through the week. It was really fun to see our younger swimmers movi...
Apr 23, 2021 - April 18 Time Trial Recap
We had a very successful time trial this past weekend as we start building our training through the spring. These time trials are a big part of our swimmer’s development and a great way to bring the t...
Mar 18, 2021 - March 13 Time Trial Review
Our last big week of racing before spring break built towards our Hurricanes Time Trial on March 13. I can’t say enough about how fun it has been the past two plus weeks to see the swimmers get on the...
Mar 9, 2021 - March 6 Time Trial Results
Our swimmers in Pursuit, Typhoon and Tsunami did a lot of racing over the past week. For those who were qualified, results were within the performance window of the SwimBC Virtual Divisional Champions...
Mar 1, 2021 - Feb Time Trial Review
Time Trial / Swim Meet Results If you would like to follow results from our time trials or eventually swim meets, please make sure you have the Meet Mobile and Ondeck apps. Meet Mobile is an app that ...
Feb 5, 2021 - January Time Trial Recap
Great racing early in the new year for our swimmers this past weekend. We had 24 swimmers take part in two sessions of Time Trials. The swimmers in Monsoon and Swim Academy raced to a lot of first tim...
Dec 2, 2020 - November Time Trial Review
We had a tremendous weekend of racing this past weekend! For our swimmers in Pursuit, Typhoon and Tsunami our swimmers had their first chance to post official results this year and it was incredible h...
Nov 9, 2020 - Hollyburn Time Trial Review
Congratulations to all the swimmers who took part in our team Time Trial on Saturday morning! It was a great opportunity to get off the blocks and implement racing aspects for the swimmers. Pursuit an...
Sep 28, 2020 - Hollyburn Time Trial Review
Hollyburn Time Trial – Sept 26 – Review It was so fun to have our team competing at a time trial this past weekend. We had 20 swimmers take part, gaining experience in a few races and working on prope...
Mar 23, 2020 - Training Through Our Break
Hope everyone has stayed safe, healthy and strong during the past few days. First, take care of the health of yourself and family, please follow all government guidelines to keep everyone safe. During...
Mar 11, 2020 - SwimBC Provincials Recap
Quincy Bender, Josh DeCoteau, Olivia Jakeman, Emily Jones, Lucas Ouellette and Natalie Yu were very impressive at SwimBC Provincial Championships. All six swimmers raced to lifetime best performances ...
Mar 3, 2020 - Hollyburn Development Meet Recap - March 1, 2020
new="" style= "margin: 0cm 0cm 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: " times= ""> This was an amazing meet for our young swimmers. We had 11 swimmers achieve 100% best time,, had five athletes swim ...
Feb 26, 2020 - Age Group Championships Recap
One of our main goals this season was to boost our numbers at SwimBC Age Group Championships. Our swimmers did an amazing job rising to the occasion with seven first time qualifiers joining Brooke, ou...
Jan 24, 2020 - CDSC Meet Review
The new year started off with a strong training meet for our team at the CDSC Invitational this past weekend. The meet was focused on swimmers getting back into racing after the Christmas break with e...
Dec 19, 2019 - Ontario Junior International Results
Quincy competed at the Ontario Junior International Meet this past weekend and put in a really strong showing against very fast age group competition. The meet includes the fastest 18&under swimmers f...
Dec 10, 2019 - Xmas Cracker Recap
17 Hollyburn Swimmers competed at the Xmas Cracker Invitational this past weekend in Victoria. The team did a fantastic job racing throughout the meet. It was the first team travel meet of the season ...
Dec 4, 2019 - Hollyburn Invitational Meet
We had a busy weekend with 56 Hurricanes swimmers competing at our own Hollyburn Invitational! The pool was packed with swimmers and parents from eight teams creating an exciting atmosphere for our te...
Nov 6, 2019 - Langley SC Meet Review
Langley is always an important meet in our swimmer’s development through the fall season. Our younger LMR qualified swimmers get a chance to swim some of the 200m events for the first time this year a...
Oct 23, 2019 - Team Meet and PSW Review
It was great to see everyone get off the blocks at their first meets of the year this past weekend! Our Pre-Competitive, Competitive and Regional swimmers raced at our Hollyburn Team Meet on Friday af...
Jul 10, 2019 - Summer Provincials Review
The Hurricanes had 10 swimmers compete at the SwimBC Provincial Championships in Victoria last weekend. Our team had a great meet with everyone racing to best times throughout the competition. The tea...
Jun 29, 2019 - Summer Age Groups Review
Our team was well represented by Meghan, Brooke and Sarah this past weekend at SwimBC Age Group Championships in Chilliwack! The girls were very fast all weekend, only missing best times in two out of...
Jun 28, 2019 - Baby Boy!
Ariel and I are thrilled to announce the birth of our baby boy! Marlo Oscar Douglas was born on Tuesday, June 25 early in the morning. Ariel and Marlo are both doing very well. Kajsa is really happy t...
Jun 14, 2019 - Kamloops Review
May 29, 2019 - Whistler Invitational Recap
Congratulations to our ten swimmers who raced this past weekend at the Whistler Seawolves Invitational! It was the first short course meet since March for our LMR swimmers and a great meet for our you...
May 29, 2019 - Mel Zajac Review
Five Hurricanes swimmers raced at one of the top Junior meets (swimmers 18&under) in North America this past weekend at the Mel Zajac International Swim Meet at the UBC Pool. The meet included Nationa...
May 17, 2019 - Edmonton Keyano Review
May 8, 2019 - Hollyburn PASS Meet Review
14 Hurricanes raced at our Hollyburn PASS Meet this past weekend with great results! Congratulations to Zijie who raced in his first ever competition and raced really well in the 25m Freestyle, 25m Br...
May 3, 2019 - Jessica Deglau Invitational Review
We had 27 swimmers participate at the Jessica Deglau Invitational at UBC Pool this past weekend. The meet consisted of two different competitions, an A Meet with timed finals and an AA Meet for swimme...
Apr 20, 2019 - Westerns Review
Our team took a huge step forward at this year’s Western Canadian Championships in Edmonton. Morgan, Quincy and Jessica all improved their rankings from last year’s Westerns. Sidney and Olivia raced a...
Apr 17, 2019 - Canadian Trials Review
Congratulations to Quincy Bender and Jessica Strong, our first swimmers to compete at Canadian Trials in years! It was an incredible experience for both of our swimmers as they were able to compete wi...
Apr 10, 2019 - Langley LC Meet Review
23 Hollyburn Hurricanes raced at the Langley Long Course Invitational this past weekend. The meet marked the start of the long course season for our LMR qualified swimmers, as they learn to race in th...
Mar 18, 2019 - Delta LMR Review
The Hurricanes were represented by eight swimmers at the Delta LMR Meet this weekend! The team raced really well, finishing with over 85% best times and racing some new events! We also had no disquali...
Mar 13, 2019 - Winter Provincial Champs Review
Nine Hurricanes Swimmers competed at the SwimBC Winter Provincial Championships this past weekend. Our team finished 16th overall, our first time placing in the top 20 teams! Our girls finished in 11t...
Mar 6, 2019 - Hollyburn PASS Meet Review
Feb 26, 2019 - Arbutus Swim Meet Recap
We had six swimmers compete at the Arbutus Swim Meet this past weekend, our first meet at the Arbutus Club in years! Great work by Emma, Gavin, Yiyang, Evelyn, Sarah and Mia who all raced to 100% best...
Feb 26, 2019 - SwimBC Winter Age Group Championships Review
Congratulations to Meghan, Brooke and Emily, our three Hurricanes swimmers competing at SwimBC Winter Age Group Championships this past weekend! It was a great meet for our team with best times in ove...
Feb 20, 2019 - Langley Feb Meet Review
The Langley February Long Course Invitational was a great meet for our team as we prepare for SwimBC Championships meets in the next three weeks. We had 13 swimmers participate with everyone racing lo...
Feb 4, 2019 - Chena Meet Review
Chena Invitational Review The Hollyburn Hurricanes had a fantastic swim meet at the Chena Invitational January 26-27! We had 15 swimmers race in the meet with some great highlights each day. The 200m ...
Jan 23, 2019 - CDSC Invitational Review
CDSC New Year’s Invitational Review Our team was back into racing mode this past weekend at the Canadian Dolphin Swim Club New Year’s Invitational with 29 swimmers participating. This was the first Lo...
Dec 17, 2018 - Fastswim Review
Dec 13, 2018 - Pointe-Claire Invitational Review
We had five Hurricanes swimmers race at the Pointe-Claire Invitational this past weekend with incredible results throughout the weekend. The team raced to eight individual medals, two relay medals, se...
Dec 5, 2018 - Hollyburn Invitational Recap
We had 49 Hurricanes swimmers compete at our own Hollyburn Invitational this past weekend! The pool was packed with swimmers and parents from six teams creating an exciting atmosphere for our team to ...
Nov 26, 2018 - Surrey LC Invitational Review
The Hurricanes were represented by seven swimmers at the Surrey Knights LC Invitational this past weekend. It was our first chance to race long course this season and the swimmers did a great job comp...
Nov 9, 2018 - Langley SC Invitational Review
The Hurricanes had 19 swimmers race at the Langley SC Invitational this past weekend with really impressive results throughout the meet. It was the first time that swimmers raced some 200m and 400m ev...
Oct 24, 2018 - Hurricanes Team Meet
We hosted our own Hurricanes Team Meet on Friday, October 19 with outstanding results from our swimmers in Pre-Competitive 1, Pre-Competitive 2, Competitive and Regional Groups! There was such a fanta...
Oct 17, 2018 - PSW Invitational Review
The PSW Invitational was the first time this year for our swimmers to get off the blocks. We had 17 swimmers participate in this training meet where the goal was to focus on racing skills and strategi...
Jul 31, 2018 - Canadian Junior Champs Review
At Canadian Junior Championships we were represented by Quincy, Avery and Jessica, all three girls were attending their second Canadian Juniors meet and improved on their performances from their first...
Jul 30, 2018 - Knights Summer Fest Review
Four swimmers competed for the Hurricanes at the Surrey Summer Fest to end their season this past weekend. Jonathan dropped 3 seconds in his 50m Breaststroke! He best time of 34.50 in the 50m Freesty...
Jul 24, 2018 - BC Summer Games Review
The Hurricanes were represented by six swimmers at the BC Summer Games this past weekend. Sidney Clement, Josh DeCoteau, Keala Haigh, Emily Jones, Tyler Winsborrow and Natalie Yu all had a great time ...
Jul 11, 2018 - Tier 2 Summer Championships Review
SwimBC Tier 2 Summer Championships Review On Friday Sidney and Lucas raced to best times in the 200m Freestyle, Olivia was under her best time in the 200m Backstroke, Jessica and Sidney both had big d...
Jul 11, 2018 - SwimBC Open Water Champs Review
SwimBC Open Water Championships Review Congratulations to our six girls who competed in the SwimBC Open Water Championships! Morgan, Quincy, Jade, Sidney, Cami and Olivia all raced in Thetis Lake on J...
Jul 4, 2018 - Hurricanes Summer Training
Hurricanes Swim Team Summer Training Schedule June 25-July 22 Swimmers in Discover 1 and any new swimmers - Stroke Camp Level 1 - $35/week Swimmers in Discover 2 and Dream - Stroke Camp Level 2 - $45...
Jun 26, 2018 - Tier I Summer Champs Review
Five swimmers represented the Hurricanes at the SwimBC Tier 1 Summer Championships this past weekend in Kelowna. The girls had a great meet, with best times in 35 of their 39 events! Keala raced to be...
Jun 11, 2018 - PSW Recap
Two Hurricanes raced at the PSW June Invitational this weekend and both had great Individual Medley swims! Tessa qualified for Tier I Championships with her time of 3:07.83 in the 200m IM! It was her...
Jun 6, 2018 - Kamloops Review
Our Team Travel Meet to Kamloops was a big success! We had 24 swimmers make the trip representing all the training groups from our team. It was the first long course meet for most of our 10&under swim...
Jun 3, 2018 - Whistler Invitational Review
20 Hurricanes representing every group in our club competed at the Whistler Invitational last weekend with great team results! Brooke had an incredible 200m Individual Medley, racing to a time of 3:19...
May 23, 2018 - Hyack Festival Youth Cup Recap
Our team had 12 swimmers compete at Hyack’s Festival Youth Cup this past weekend, a big improvement over last year when we only had 6 swimmers qualified to race at the meet! It was a busy weekend with...
May 16, 2018 - SFU LMR Recap
Three Hurricanes raced at the SFU LMR this past weekend with incredible short course results! Sidney was racing her last meet as a 12 year old and set two new team records in the 200m Freestyle and 20...
May 9, 2018 - West Coast Open Review
Our Hurricanes raced at the West Coast Open this past weekend with very strong results. This was a long course training meet for the 15 swimmers who participated with some long sessions both days. The...
Apr 26, 2018 - Hollyburn Invitational Meet Review
Hollyburn Invitational Meet Review Our first official Hollyburn Invitational was a huge success! In total we had 234 swimmers from five different teams compete at our pool over the two session meet. ...
Apr 17, 2018 - Westerns Review
Our team was represented by six swimmers at Western Canadian Championships this past weekend in Victoria. Five of our swimmers were there for their second time – Morgan, Quincy, Avery, Sophie and Jess...
Apr 10, 2018 - Langley LC Invitational Review
The Langley Long Course Invitational was our first long course meet of the season. For our young swimmers it was a great way to see how much their swimming has improved since they competed long course...
Apr 3, 2018 - San Diego Training Camp Recap
12 Hurricanes swimmers participated in this year's spring break training camp in San Diego. The team was challenged with 16 swim practices and 11 dry-land sessions over 10 days of training. One week o...
Mar 19, 2018 - Delta and Senior Open Reviews
Delta LMR Meet Review 15 Hurricanes raced at the Delta LMR this past weekend to finish off their short course season. Zach broke 1:30 in the 100m Freestyle and dropped time in his 100m Backstroke! Jad...
Mar 14, 2018 - Tier I Champs Review
The Hurricanes were represented by five girls at the SwimBC Tier I Championships this past weekend in Penticton. Sidney, Keala, Meghan, Emily and Natalie did an incredible job racing to 10 th place i...
Mar 8, 2018 - Prairie Winter Meet Review
This was our first time attending the Prairie Winter Invitational in Winnipeg and it offered exactly what we were looking for with a lot of swims and great results! The meet gave our swimmers the chan...
Feb 27, 2018 - Hollyburn Development Meet Recap
33 Hurricanes competed at our Development Meet on Sunday! We had 30 swimmers in October and that was our best turn out in years, so great to see so many swimmers taking advantage of these racing oppor...
Feb 21, 2018 - Comox Review
Comox Last Chance Qualifier Meet Review Seven swimmers traveled to Comox to get some more short course racing in before our performance meets take place in March. It was a fun trip and everyone had so...
Feb 15, 2018 - Langley Tier I & II Invitational
We had a very good training meet this past weekend in Langley with 13 Hollyburn Hurricanes racing at the one day Langley Tier I & II Invitational. The meet was a great chance to get off the blocks and...
Feb 2, 2018 - Chena Meet Review
Chena Invitational and Chena Distance Meet Review The Chena Invitational is always a great meet for our young swimmers and this year continued the trend with outstanding swimming from all 19 Hurricane...
Jan 25, 2018 - CDSC Meet Review
22 Hollyburn Hurricanes raced at the CDSC New Year’s Invitational with very strong results for our first meet back after the Christmas break. This was a big training meet with many swimmers racing 12-...
Jan 14, 2018 - SwimBC Senior Circuit Review
Four Hurricanes competed at the SwimBC Senior Circuit this past weekend at UBC. It was a great chance to get off the blocks long course with a lot of races in the one session meet. All the swimmers ra...
Dec 15, 2017 - Spartan Santa LMR - Chilliwack Review
The Hurricanes had 9 swimmers attend the Spartan Santa LMR meet in Chilliwack last weekend. We had a very strong meet to finish of 2017. The sessions were short so swimmers had many races without much...
Nov 18, 2017 - Hyack Fall Into Finals Review
Hyack Fall Into Finals Review Another great weekend of racing by our swimmers in Challenge and Excel at the Hyack Fall Into Finals Swim Meet! Swimmers focused more on their best events at this meet bu...
Nov 7, 2017 - Langley Invitational Review
The Langley Invitational was a big step forward with our swimmers racing at a high level for this early in the season throughout the meet. Most of our swimmers had grueling schedules racing four event...
Oct 25, 2017 - Whistler PASS Meet Recap
Whistler PASS Meet Review 14 swimmers traveled to Whistler last Sunday to compete at the Whistler Seawolves PASS Meet! Our team did a great job with everyone racing five events and starting off the se...
Oct 23, 2017 - October Team Order
Hurricanes October Team Order We will be placing our team order on Monday, October 30 th . All swimmers will be receiving a team shirt with our new logo unless you opt-out. Items to order: Cotton Team...
Oct 19, 2017 - PSW Invitational Review
25 Hurricanes raced at their first competition of the season this past weekend hosted by the Pacific Seawolves in Surrey. This early season meet was the definition of a training meet where swimmers ai...
Jul 30, 2017 - Surrey Summer Invite Review
The Hurricanes had a great time racing short course at the Surrey Summer Invitational July 22-23. For most of the swimmers it was their final meet of the year and a fantastic way to see their improvem...
Jul 10, 2017 - LC AAA Champs Review
The Hurricanes had a great showing at the SwimBC Long Course AAA Championships this past weekend in Kamloops! We added three new qualifiers for Canadian Junior Championships – Aidan qualified in the 1...
Jun 23, 2017 - LC AA Champs Review
15 swimmers raced for the Hurricanes at Long Course SwimBC AA Championships this past weekend in Richmond! It was a huge improvement with 12 individual qualifiers and 3 more swimmers racing on relays ...
Jun 23, 2017 - LMR Champs June Review
Seven swimmers raced this past weekend in Langley at the LMR Championships. All seven of our girls who raced were 11 and under. The meet started out with a bang in the 200 free, a notoriously diffic...
May 31, 2017 - Whistler Meet Recap
Whistler SeaWolves Meet Recap We had an incredible team swim meet this past weekend in Whistler with 33 swimmers at the competition! Saturday night we had a great team dinner with parents and swimmers...
May 24, 2017 - Hyack Festival Youth Cup Recap
Hyack Festival Youth Cup Meet Recap Six Hurricanes raced at the Hyack Festival Youth Cup this past weekend in New Westminster. The meet is a fast age group meet that swimmers need at least one SwimBC ...
May 17, 2017 - SFU LMR Recap
This past Mother’s Day weekend we had swimmers at two separate meets, the West Coast Open in Richmond and the SFU LMR Meet in Burnaby. Some of our Achieve group even swam at BOTH meets! The top high...
May 17, 2017 - West Coast Open Review
West Coast Open was a great long course meet for the ten Hurricanes swimmers who took part! Laura, Kourosh and Natalie all raced to new AA time standards! Kourosh swam to his AA time in the 200m Backs...
May 12, 2017 - Edmonton Keyano Review
11 swimmers traveled to Edmonton this past weekend to race at the Edmonton Keyano International Swim Meet. It was a fun meet to take part in with single age finals for 11, 12, 13 and 14 year olds as w...
May 3, 2017 - Development Meet Recap
We had a very quick and fun development this past Sunday, the Hurricanes raced against each other and pushed themselves to some great performances, especially in the IM events. We had a number of swi...
Apr 26, 2017 - Western Championships
Canadian Western Swimming Championships Review Six swimmers represented the Hollyburn Hurricanes at the Canadian Western Championships in Calgary this past weekend. Our team has only ever had two swim...
Apr 3, 2017 - Langley LC Invite Review
Great swimming at the Langley Long Course Invitational this past weekend from our 25 swimmers in attendance. It was our first long course meet of the season and our swimmers really rose to the challen...
Mar 13, 2017 - BC Senior Open Review
Jessica was our only swimmer competing at the 2017 Swim BC Senior Open Meet this past week but she had some incredible swims throughout the meet! Jessica went for her 50m Breaststroke Western Canadian...
Mar 13, 2017 - Delta LMR Review
Delta LMR Meet Review Our last meet of the short course season was attend by 13 swimmers. Here are a few of the highlights: Emily had an outstanding meet, racing to all best times with big drops of ei...
Mar 6, 2017 - SC AAA Championships Recap
SC AAA Champs Meet Recap We really had an incredible meet from our six swimmers at the SwimBC SC AAA Championships this past weekend! Our team was well represented with a lot of compliments from other...
Feb 20, 2017 - SC AA Championships Recap
Jade, Josh, Thomas and Cami represented the Hurricanes this past weekend at SwimBC Short Course AA Championships in Chilliwack! All four swimmers had great results in the extremely fast AA Championshi...
Feb 15, 2017 - PSW Winter Invitational Recap
PSW Winter Invitational Meet Recap Four Hurricanes raced at the PSW Winter Invitational this past weekend in White Rock. The meet had senior entry standards (open age group) but our small group of you...
Feb 6, 2017 - Chena Meet Recap
Congratulations to the 15 swimmers who participated in the Chena Invitational Meet January 28-29! For some of our Hurricanes this was their first time competing at a two-day “sanctioned meet”. What’s...
Jan 23, 2017 - CDSC Invitational Review
CDSC Meet Review The Hurricanes competed at the CDSC New Year’s Invitational to start 2017 with very impressive results for a training meet this early after our break. The focus was on racing off even...
Jan 18, 2017 - Senior Circuit Review
Three Hurricanes raced at the SwimBC Senior Circuit this past weekend in Surrey to race long course after their Christmas break. Jessica was outstanding at the meet, setting new team records in all th...
Dec 17, 2016 - Pointe-Claire Review
Pointe-Claire was a tremendous experience for the 15 swimmers who made the trip to Montreal. It is a great competition in one of the fastest pools in the country against teams from Quebec, Ontario, Ne...
Nov 16, 2016 - Hyack Fall Into Finals Review
16 Hurricanes swimmers were ready to race this past weekend as we competed at the Fall Into Finals Meet in Coquitlam. The swimmers covered off most of their events over the past few meets and had an o...
Nov 16, 2016 - Hurricanes Fundraiser Review
Hello Hurricanes Families! We would like to extend our thanks to everyone who came out to the Hurricanes Social and Fundraiser on November 4th! It was a great opportunity to get kids of all ages in t...
Nov 7, 2016 - Langley Invitational Recap
Langley Invitational Meet Recap 25 Hurricanes swimmers raced at the Langley Invitational Swim Meet November 5-6 th with very strong results! Our team has come a long way since our first meet in Surre...
Oct 19, 2016 - Surrey Fall Invitational Recap
Surrey Fall Invitational Meet Recap The Hurricanes Swim Team had 24 swimmers race for the first time in the 2016-2017 Swim Season this past weekend in Surrey. The meet is a great way to start the seas...
Aug 3, 2016 - Canadian Age Group Championships
Avery Kirstiuk and Aidan Smith both raced at the Canadian Age Group Championships July 27-31 in Calgary, AB. 13 year old Avery qualified for the meet in the 50m, 100m and 200m Breaststroke events. She...
Jul 19, 2016 - Seattle Meet Review
Seattle Age Group Open Review Our last team travel meet of the season was a new experience for our team, traveling to the Seattle Age Group Open this past weekend. The meet took place in a beautiful o...
Jul 13, 2016 - LC AAA Champs Review
Swim BC Long Course AAA Championships Review Our team raced to incredible results at the Long Course AAA Championships this past weekend! Aidan Smith led the way with two bronze medal finishes in the ...
Jun 30, 2016 - LC AA Champs Recap
Swim BC Long Course AA Championships Review LC AA Championships in Kamloops was an excellent meet for all seven swimmers attending. Jade had a very strong meet, winning 200Br with a very exciting fini...
Jun 8, 2016 - Development Meet Review
We had 25 swimmers race at our last Development Meet of the season on Sunday! James Reid showed a lot of heart racing to his LMR Champs qualifying time in the 200m IM with a time of 3:57.02 after just...
Jun 6, 2016 - LMR Championships Review
LMR Championships Review 14 swimmers represented the Hurricanes at LMR Championships this past weekend with great racing throughout the weekend. Josh and Cami both had incredible swim meets racing to...
Jun 1, 2016 - Mel Zajac International Recap
Mel Zajac International Meet Recap Three Hurricanes swimmers raced at the Mel Zajac International Swim Meet at UBC this past weekend. It is one of the fastest senior meets in Canada with swimmers need...
Jun 1, 2016 - Whistler Invitational Review
Whistler Invitational Meet Review Congratulations to the 28 swimmers who participated in the Whistler Invitational Meet May 28-29! The full range of our team participated with swimmers from every grou...
May 25, 2016 - Hyack Youth Cup Review
Hyack Festival Youth Cup Review This was our first time attending the Hyack Festival Youth Cup and it was a great experience for our team. The meet is one of the stronger age group meets of the year w...
May 16, 2016 - West Coast Open Recap
West Coast Open Meet Recap West Coast Open was a successful long course training meet for our swimmers with an A time standard. The swimmers worked on their race strategy as they prepared for meets in...
May 9, 2016 - Yukon Championships Recap
Yukon Championships Recap Jade, Sidney, Cami and Avery did an incredible job of representing the Hurricanes at the Yukon Championships this past weekend. We also had Iris Tinmouth join us from the Com...
May 5, 2016 - Wavemaker Recap
Apr 6, 2016 - Langley Invitational Recap
Langley Long Course Invitational Meet Recap Langley was an excellent start to the long course season as swimmers got used to racing in a 50m pool. The swimmers were entered with their best long course...
Mar 8, 2016 - SC AAA Championships Results
Swim BC Short Course AAA Championships Results Our team had a terrific showing at the Short Course AAA Championships this past weekend! Chris Ruus led the way medaling in all three backstroke events a...
Mar 1, 2016 - Development Meet Review
Hollyburn Development Meet Review Congratulations to the 22 swimmers who raced at our Development Meet on Sunday! The biggest story was the incredible swimming in the 200m Individual Medley! Alayna M...
Feb 22, 2016 - LMR Championships Review
LMR Championships Recap 13 swimmers represented the Hurricanes at LMR Championships this past weekend with great racing throughout the weekend. Thomas led the way qualifying for AA Championships with...
Feb 22, 2016 - Western Canadian Championships Recap
Chris swam at the Western Canadian Championships this past weekend with impressive results against the top swimmers from half of the country including many Canadian national team members. He reached f...
Feb 16, 2016 - Long Course Meet Schedule
Long Course Season Meet Information (April-July) We have had a great first half of the season with improved performance at all levels in the club. Discover 1 & 2 have seen a big boost in numbers with ...
Feb 15, 2016 - SC AA Championships Review
Swim BC Short Course AA Championships Review SC AA Championships was a very exciting meet with all seven swimmers posting impressive results! Durban raced to his first two AAA time standards and broke...
Feb 2, 2016 - Chena Meet Recap
Chena Invitational Meet Recap Congratulations to the 21 swimmers who participated in the Chena Invitational Meet January 30-31! For many of our Discover swimmers it was their first fully officiated sw...
Feb 2, 2016 - Chena Distance Meet Recap
Chena Distance Meet Recap 17 swimmers raced the 400m, 800m and 1500m Freestyle at the Chena Distance Meet! 13 swimmers raced a new event for the first time. It was great to see such strong performance...
Jan 26, 2016 - CDSC Invitational Recap
CDSC New Year Invitational Meet Recap Very strong results for a training meet this past weekend at the CDSC New Year Invitational! As swimmers get older and more experienced it gets tougher to go best...
Dec 15, 2015 - Pointe-Claire Review
Pointe Claire Meet Recap Seven Hurricanes swimmers raced at the Pointe-Claire Invitational December 10-13 th in Montreal! Roscoe, Chris and Aidan competed in the AAA side of the meet while Morgan, Qu...
Dec 8, 2015 - Xmas Cracker Recap
Xmas Cracker Meet Recap 26 Hurricanes swimmers traveled to Victoria to compete at the Xmas Cracker December 4-6 th ! It was great to see our swimmers continue to make improvements after how well we ra...
Dec 7, 2015 - VPSC 10&under Meet Results
Five Hurricanes competed at the VPSC 10&under Challenge on December 6th and all of them had great achievements! Each swimmers swam five events at the meet, the 200m Individual Medley, 50m Backstroke, ...
Nov 20, 2015 - Hyack Meet Recap
Hyack Fall Into Finals Meet Recap 8 Hurricanes swimmers raced at the Hyack Fall into Finals Meet November 13-15 th with fantastic early season results! With the swimmers working through hard training...
Nov 20, 2015 - Langley Meet Recap
Langley Invitational Meet Recap 11 Hurricanes swimmers raced at the Langley Invitational Swim Meet November 14-15 th and did a fabulous job racing! They raced to best times in 58/66 of their events w...
Nov 9, 2015 - Hollyburn Development Meet - Nov 8
Hollyburn Development Meet Review We had an incredible 27 swimmers compete at our Development Meet on Sunday! Last year the most swimmers we had in attendance at any PASS/Development Meet was 19 so th...
Oct 28, 2015 - VPSC Meet Recap
VPSC Sprint Meet Recap 28 Hurricanes raced at the VPSC Sprint Meet October 24-25 with incredible early season results! Over half (15!) of the swimmers raced to 100% best times at the meet. With anoth...
Oct 28, 2015 - Whistler PASS Meet Review
Whistler PASS Meet Review Congratulations to the 11 Hurricanes Swimmers who raced in the Whistler PASS Meet on Sunday! Combined the swimmers swam to new best times in 31/33 of their events! Sydney LaV...
Sep 10, 2015 - Parents Meeting Summary
Hollyburn Hurricanes Parents Meeting – 2015-2016 Season - Summary Communication Our website – www.hurricanesswimteam.com schedules, events, recaps, pictures, etc Group emails – every two weeks coach...
Aug 19, 2015 - Summer Update
Hollyburn Swim Team Summer Update Hope everyone is enjoying their summer and staying active! A few important points as the start of our season quickly approaches: Canadian Age Group Championships Resu...
Jul 8, 2015 - Swim BC LC AAA Provincials
Six Hurricanes swimmers raced to a great results at the Swim BC LC AAA Provincials in Victoria! The highlight of the meet was our boys swimming an outstanding 4x50m Freestyle Relay with Chris leadin...
Jun 10, 2015 - Kamloops Classic Recap
We had a very exciting Kamloops Classic over the past weekend with incredible results throughout the club! For many of our swimmers it was their final official meet of the season and they did not disa...
Jun 2, 2015 - West Coast Open Results
12 Hollyburn swimmers raced at the West Coast Open this past weekend with great results as we prepare for fast racing at the Kamloops Classic Invitational June 5-7th. Congratulations to Sophie who ra...
May 27, 2015 - Mel Zajac Recap
Colby and Chris both had very strong performances at the Mel Zajac International Swim Meet this past weekend. Colby had great in season times, reaching finals in all three of the fly events. Colby wa...
May 6, 2015 - PCS Wavemaker Results
PCS Wavemaker Results We had an incredible meet April 24-26 in Victoria! It was the first heats and finals meet of the long course season and we had spirited racing from all of our 26 swimmers! Base...
Apr 20, 2015 - Whistler Pass Meet
Three Hurricanes competed at the Whistler Pass Meet this weekend and all three had best times in all of their races! Sarah had an amazing meet on the last day she was eligible for the 11&under age gr...
Apr 15, 2015 - Langley Long Course Invite
28 Hurricanes participated in the Langley Long Course Invitational April 11-12th to start off the long course season. It was an opportunity for our swimmers to get use to the long course format and a...
Mar 4, 2015 - HST Development Meet
HST Development Meet - Sunday, March 1st 19 Hurricanes competed in our latest Development Meet with great results! Congratulations to Antonio and Eoin who both swam under the 4:00 LMR standard in the...
Feb 18, 2015 - LMR Champs Recap
The Hurricanes were represented by 14 swimmers at LMR Championships and had great performances throughout the meet! It was also our first LMR Meet with no DQs! Four swimmers swam to new A time stand...
Feb 1, 2015 - HST Development Meet
Our club ran another fantastic Development Meet with lots of great racing and filled with our younger swimmers gaining valuable experience for future meets! We had 15 swimmers participate from Discov...
Jan 29, 2015 - CDSC Invitational Meet Report
We had 25 swimmers compete at the CDSC Invitational January 24-25. It was a great opportunity for the swimmers to get off the block during an intense training phase. The swimmers raced to strong res...
Nov 26, 2014 - Development Meet Results
Discover 1 and 2 had an excellent meet, with 13 swimmers attending, and many swimmers at their first meet of the year! Congratulations to Thomas and James who raced in their first ever swim meet! Swi...
Nov 12, 2014 - Discover 1 & 2 Changes for Winter Session
We will be introducing a new format for both Discover 1 and Discover 2 for the upcoming Winter Session, starting January 5, 2015. Coaches Ariel and Brad have reviewed the Discover program and are mak...
Nov 3, 2014 - Whistler Pass Meet Results
Whister PASS Meet Results Congratulations to the seven Hurricanes who raced in Whistler on Sunday, November 2 in their first competition of the year! Discover 1&2 swimmers Ruby, Jake, Tiger and Jess...
Jul 31, 2014 - National Age Group Championships Report
Congratulations to Colby Evans who represented Hollyburn at this years Age Group Nationals in Winnipeg. Colby saved his best swims for the biggest meet of his life where the top swimmers from Canada i...
Jul 8, 2014 - AAA Provincial Championships Meet Report
The 2014 Provincial Championships were Hollyburn’s most successful in over 20 years. It was difficult to find records that go beyond that so it may have been even longer. Although the team scoring is ...
Jul 8, 2014 - Swim Team Coaching Announcement
Dear Parent(s): I am writing to update you on the coaching line up for the Hollyburn Hurricanes for the coming year. After a successful 2013/14 season we stepped back and evaluated the direction of th...
Jun 25, 2014 - BC AA Provincial Championships Meet Report
From June 20 th -22 nd the Hollyburn Hurricanes had 5 team members compete at the BC AA Provincial Championships. The team included: Abbey Heard, Shona Kelly, Avery Kirstiuk, Skyler O’Connor and Mar...
Jun 5, 2014 - 22nd Annual June Classic Meet Report
From May 30th to June 1st the HollyburnHurricanes had 20 team members compete at the 22ndAnnual Kamloops June Classic. The team came away with 78 best times in total. The following swimmers achieved n...
May 27, 2014 - Mel Zajac Meet Report
Over the past weekend Colby Evans participated in the Mel Zajac International down at UBC. This meet is traditionally used as a prep meet for the summer season for the senior national team and other ...
May 1, 2014 - PCS Wavemaker Meet Report
From April 25 th -27 th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had team of 21 members compete at the Wavemaker in Victoria. The team included: April Barnes, Morgan Bender, Quincy Bender, Jade Clement, Sidney Clem...
Mar 19, 2014 - PCS Wavemaker - Accomdations in Victoria
Hello everyone, If you are heading to the Wavemaker Swim Meet in Victoria from April 25th-27th and are still looking for accomdations Paul Hollands has arranged a group rate at the Delta. Since we can...
Mar 4, 2014 - Bowling March 5th - Final Update
Hello Everyone, I have heard back from the bowling alley and they are able to accomodate more players. How payment will work for this event is we will be taking attendance and then billing your Hollyb...
Mar 4, 2014 - Bowling March 5th
Hello Everyone, I have had many people email over the last 24 hours about our bowling event. I had made the adjustments on Friday to the number of lanes that we were renting based on our numbers at th...
Feb 24, 2014 - Western Canadian Championships - Meet Report
Western Canadian Championships From February 13 th -16 th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had two team members compete at the Western Canadian Championships in New Westminster. This meet is one of the premi...
Feb 6, 2014 - BC AAA Provincial Championships - Meet Report
From January 31 st to February 3 rd the Hollyburn Hurricanes had six team members compete at the BC AAA Provincial Championships in Kamloops. Over 600 of the province’s best swimmers attended the co...
Feb 5, 2014 - Swim Team Social and Fundraiser
Hello Everyone, As you know our Swim Team Social and Fundraiser is coming up on February 22 nd . Tickets are available through Jeff Grace – [email protected] For donations to gift basics each grou...
Jan 29, 2014 - Update - Social and Fundraiser
Further to my last email, the February Social and Fund Raiser is just around the corner. We use this event to raise funds to help support the success of the swimmers and the team. It enables us...
Jan 21, 2014 - Sizing Kits
We will be having sizing kits for suits and cotton t-shirts at the pool for sizing at the following times: Wednesday January 22nd 3:30-3:45 pm, 4:30-4:45 pm and 5:30-5:45 pm Thursday January 23rd 3...
Jan 20, 2014 - Spring Social and Fundraiser
On February 22nd, the Hollyburn Hurricanes Swim Team will hold our second annual Social Evening and Fund Raiser. This is the single major fundraising event for the team, during the season. It is o...
Dec 16, 2013 - February 22nd - Save the Date on Your Calendars
The Hollyburn Hurricanes will be having their second annual social fundraiser on February 22nd and would love to see a great turn out, so save the date on your calendars. More information coming soon!...
Dec 16, 2013 - Christmas Cracker Meet Report
From December 6-8th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had 27 team members compete at the Christmas Cracker Invitational in Victoria. The team included April Barnes, Morgan Bender, Quincy Bender, Jason Chow,...
Nov 20, 2013 - Langley Olympians Invitational Meet Report
From November 16 th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had 9 team members compete at the Langley Olympians Invitational. The team included April Barnes, Colby Evans, John Hollands, Carly Kagna, James Mayche...
Nov 1, 2013 - VPSC Invitational Swim Meet Report
From October 26th-27th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had 13 team members compete at the VPSC Invitational at the UBC Aquatic Center. The team included April Barnes, Jason Chow, Colby Evans, Rachael Herz...
Oct 23, 2013 - T-shirt and Track Jacket sizing
We will be having sizing kits for t-shirts and track jackets at the pool for sizing at the following times: Tuesday October 29th 3:30-3:45 pm, 4:30-4:45 pm and 5:30-5:45 pm Wednesday October 30th ...
Oct 11, 2013 - Reminder! November Parent and Athlete Social
Hello everyone we wanted to send out a reminder about our social which is occuring on November 2nd, all details are below: We are excited to announce that we will be running our first social event of ...
Oct 11, 2013 - Equipment Ordering Process
Hello Everyone, I have outlined how the equipment ordering process that we will be running here on in: Suits, Shirts and Track Jackets A size kit will be brought in at the beginning of each session: ...
Oct 11, 2013 - Hotel for Christmas Cracker
Hello Everyone, For those of you who are attending the Christmas Cracker meet in December a block of rooms at the Delta has been put aside for our team. It is a great hotel and they have provided us ...
Oct 4, 2013 - Welcome to the Olympic Way program!
Hello families & welcome swimmers! I am pleased to welcome back all of the returning families and welcome our new swimmers to our Olympic Way program at the Hollyburn Hurricanes Swim Team! My name i...
Jun 26, 2013 - BC AA Provincial Championships - June 21-23rd, 2013
From June 21-23 rd three Hollyburn swimmers competed at the BC AA Provincial Championships in Victoria. The team included Aiden Smith , April Barnes and Carly Kagna . The swimmers achieved 92% be...
Jun 20, 2013 - 10 Hurricanes succeed in Whistler
10 Hollyburn Hurricanes Race in Whistler's FIRST ever Development Meet with great results! The Hollyburn Hurricanes competed in a Development Swim Meet hosted by the Whistler Sea Dogs June 16th ...
Jun 14, 2013 - Coaching Staff for 2013-2014 Season
Hello Swim Team Athletes and Parents. I am very pleased to announce that we have finalized the Hollyburn Hurricanes Coaching Team for the 2013-14 season. The swim team has enjoyed another excellent y...
Jun 12, 2013 - NRST 7th Annual Spring Sprint Invitational - May 25th-26th, 2013
From May 25 th -26 th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had 20 team members compete at the NRST 7 th Annual Spring Sprint Invitational in Nanaimo. The team included Morgan and Quincy Bender , Jade ...
Jun 7, 2013 - TV Story about One of Our Swimmers
Here is a great story about one of our amazing Hurricane Swimmers. Thomas swims in the LMR Group. Enjoy! http://bc.ctvnews.ca/more/sports/perry-s-prospects
Jun 3, 2013 - Blue Chip Sports Camps
Hello Everyone, Hollyburn is excited to announce that Hollyburn is offering an exclusive 1 week sports camp this summer, led by Blue Chip Athletic Group. Blue Chip Athletic Group is comprised of elite...
May 15, 2013 - Wavemaker Invitational Swim Meet Report
Tenth Annual Wavemaker Invitational – April 26-28 th , 2013 On April 26-28 th the Hollyburn Hurricanes had seven team members compete at the Tenth Annual Wavemaker Invitational in Victoria. The athle...
May 15, 2013 - May Development Meet Report
Hollyburn Hurricanes May Development Meet On Sunday May 5 th 21 Hollyburn Hurricanes Swim Team members attended our May Development. This meet was a huge success with every swimmer leaving with a smi...
Apr 26, 2013 - Olympic Way Classes Cancelled
Hello Storm, Monsoon and Tornado swimmers and parents- I regret to inform you that we will have to cancel practices tomorrow, Friday, April 26. I have an infected toe which needs to be seen by an Infe...
Mar 22, 2013 - AAA Recap
The swimmers that qualified for this meet did a great job. It is expected to go best times at the meet but the rate of improvement is what's impressing me most. It is one thing to go say from 1:30 d...
Mar 15, 2013 - March Development Meet
22 Hollyburn Hurricane swimmers swam in our Development meet on March 3 rd! Congratulations to all of our swimmers; especially our two new LMR qualifiers! Abbey Heard destroyed the four minute mark...
Mar 2, 2013 - Saturday, March 2nd - Pool Closed Until 8:30am
Pool is closed until 8:30am. Regional practice is cancelled but the Storm, Monsoon/Tornado practices will run as scheduled. Thanks for your patience in this matter.
Feb 18, 2013 - Development Meet #5
Hello Hollyburn Hurricanes! Just a quick note to let you know we will be hosting our 5th Development Swim Meet on Sunday, March 3rd, from 3:45pm onward. For those new to our team, this is a small...
Feb 8, 2013 - Feb.3rd Development meet
The Development Swim Meet Hollyburn Hurricanes hosted on Feb. 3rd was a great meet for all swimmers. 31 Hurricanes participated; 20 of them made best times in every event they swam. Wow! Quincy Ben...
Jan 23, 2013 - Swim Team Coaching Update
I am delighted to advise you that Head Coach, Jeff Grace, will be returning to the Hollyburn Hurricanes Swim Team the first week of March after being on a medical leave of absence since February 201...
Dec 19, 2012 - Parent and Swimmer Social - Save the Date!
Save the Date! February 2nd, 2013 The Hurricanes will be hosting the second Parent Social for all swim team parents and others who would like to join us! Swimmers will be invited into the pool area fo...
Dec 15, 2012 - Tubing Cancelled
Tubing is cancelled as the coaches cannot get up the hill. Sorry about the late cancellation. We will try to do it again in the new year. Please be safe driving.
Dec 13, 2012 - Christmas Cracker Recap
The Cracker turned out to be a very solid meet for everyone with most coming away with best times in almost all their swims and if they didn't in one or two events they were very close to them. This...
Dec 12, 2012 - Intro to Water Polo
Introduction to Water Polo Robi Hetrea, one of the Hollyburn Lifeguards, is offering an Introduction to Water Polo session. Date: Dec 21st Time: 8-12 years of age - 7:30-9:30pm 13-18 years of age - 8...
Nov 26, 2012 - Langley Invitational Recap
We saw some marked improvements across the board from most of the swimmers and it was good to see some breaking through to finals and in some cases the podium. I was generally pleased with how the ath...
Nov 6, 2012 - Peer teaching fun night and parent social a huge success!
Over 50 members of the Hollyburn Hurricanes Swim Team attended the Peer Teaching Fun Night on Friday. I was so impressed at the quality of our volunteers; your kids really came through with excellent ...
Nov 5, 2012 - November Development Meet
Record numbers attend Hollyburn Hurricanes’ PASS Meet Nov. 4 th Our Development Meet on Nov. 4 saw a record of 45 Hurricanes swimmers; for 8 swimmers it was their first meet, 10 swimmers accomplishe...
Oct 24, 2012 - Storm and Monsoon Swimmer Development
Hello Storm and Monsoon parents! Some of you have been asking some very good questions lately causing me to realize that we need better communication. Here goes: For the past 6 weeks I have been worki...
Oct 22, 2012 - Dolphin Award - donated by Shane and Debbie Collins
The Shane & Debbie Collins Dolphin Award - written by Shane Collins - Shane and Debbie Collins have donated an Award to the Hurricanes Swim Team. Here is a description of the Award which will be ...
Oct 15, 2012 - October Development Meet
35 Hollyburn Hurricanes did a fantastic job at our first PASS Meet! Sunday, Oct. 14 was our 1 st Pass meet of the year & the Hurricanes were on fire! 11 of our swimmers had not competed before – cong...
Oct 9, 2012 - VPSC Invitational
VPSC Invitational information now available. All swimmers in Provincial and Super Acheivers will be entered unless you opt out with the decline option. Thanks - CJ
Sep 24, 2012 - Update on Jeff Grace
At this time, Jeff Grace still requires further time to continue to improve his health. We are still anticipating his return during the 2012-13 season, but it will be a gradual process, and we’re not...
Sep 7, 2012 - Date Change for Meet the New Coach
The date has changed for the Meet the New Coach Night. Date: Sept 25th Time: 7:00 - 8:30pm Room: TBA
Jun 28, 2012 - BC AA Championships
Congratulations Hollyburn Hurricanes swimmers who swam AAs in Victoria June 22-24! Five of our swimmers competed at the AA Long Course Championships held in Victoria on the weekend. Chris Ruus had an ...
Jun 28, 2012 - New Coach for September
Dear Hurricanes Member, We are pleased to announce that we have been successful in recruiting an additional senior level coach for the swim team in the 2012-13 season. The Hurricanes have enjoyed rem...
Jun 25, 2012 - Practice Cancellations (June 27th)
All Regional, Provincial and Super Achievers practices on Wednesday, June 27th are cancelled because of the Lazer Tag Event. Last Practice for Regional Group is June 30th. (7:45 - 9:00am) Provincia...
Jun 19, 2012 - Night with the Olympians
Chad's other Swim Team is hosting two Athletes from Canada's Olympic Swim Team and have invited the Hollyburn Swimmers to attend as well. This would be a great opportunity to meet these great athlete...
Jun 18, 2012 - Swim Team Update
Dear Hollyburn Hurricanes Members. As you know, Jeff Grace is currently on a medical leave of absence. Though he is expected to return to the Club for the new season in September, we want to be able ...
Jun 13, 2012 - Kamloops Classic Invitational
Huge team building success for the Hollyburn Hurricanes in Kamloops! Our latest swim meet saw 19 swimmers travel to Kamloops this June 8 – 10 th , with many great swims and fond memories to add to the...
Jun 11, 2012 - Awards BBQ
Amazing Turn out at the Hollyburn Hurricanes Awards BBQ We were at over flow capacity on Sunday, June 3 rd for our annual awards banquet – thank you to all the families who came out to applaud the su...
Jun 6, 2012 - Jess Deglau Invitational - UBC Outdoor Pool
Twelve Hollyburn Hurricanes compete in the Jess Deglau Invitational at UBC Outdoor Pool June 2 nd – most placed top 8 or better! Congratulations to our most recent competitors! We are mid - way throu...
Jun 5, 2012 - Mel Zajac Invitational
Our swimmers had the honor of handing out medals at the Mel Zajac Meet, May 25 - 27. They were able to watch and meet current and potential Olympic Medalists. Here are a couple of photos of the even...
Jun 1, 2012 - May 27th Development Meet
Development Meet Sunday, May 27 th – HUGE success! 27 of our Hollyburn Hurricane swimmers participated in our development swim meet Sunday, May 27 th . Seven of our swimmers swam for the first time i...
May 8, 2012 - Is Michael Phelps Ready for London?
Here is a great piece "60 Minutes" did on Michael Phelps. Interesting to hear about life after Beijing and how he is getting ready for London. http://www.cbsnews.com/video/watch/?id=7407688n
May 4, 2012 - Wavemaker Meet - Victoria
19 Hollyburn Hurricanes return from Victoria Invitational Swim Meet The Hollyburn Hurricanes had an outstanding swim meet April 27th – 29 th at the Saanich Commonwealth Place pool. Everyone placed to...
Apr 18, 2012 - Development Meet - April 15th
29 of our Hollyburn Hurricanes Swimmers participated in Development Meet on Sunday, April 15 th – one more swimmer achieved LMR time standard! Congratulations to all of our swimmers for their efforts...
Apr 18, 2012 - Mies Schootman Meet
Twelve Hollyburn Hurricanes attend Mies Schootman – new best times for every swimmer! Congratulations to our twelve swimmers for another successful swim meet this past weekend – April 13 – 15 th at...
Apr 4, 2012 - Rick Mercer Report - Youtube Link
Apr 3, 2012 - Langley LC Invitational
Thirteen of our Hollyburn Hurricanes Attend Swim Meet: Our swimmers participated in the Langley Long Course Invitational March 31 st and April 1 st . Among our more experienced swimmers, there was Ja...
Apr 3, 2012 - Easter Weekend
All practices are cancelled April 6th - 9th. If your swimmer(s) would like make up those practices please email Carrie and she will be able to set up different dates and times. Enjoy your long weeke...
Mar 26, 2012 - Session 3
Quick reminder for our Olympic Way and Swimfit groups that Session 3 starts this week. The session will run March 26th - June 17th.
Mar 25, 2012 - Olympic Swimming Trials start March 27th
Olympic Trials start on Tuesday, March 27th. Below is a list of channels and times so you can watch all the exciting racing! Event Day Day DATE SN ONE (ET) SN EAST (ET) SN ONTARIO (ET) SN WEST (MT) S...
Mar 20, 2012 - Rick Mercer Report Tonight - March 20th
Don't miss the Rick Mercer Report this Tuesday, March 20th on CBC - 8pm for an exclusive lesson with Ryan Cochrane, Julia Wilkinson and Blake Woresly of the Canadian National Swim Team!
Mar 6, 2012 - BC SC AAA Championships
Four of our Hollyburn Hurricanes competed in the AAA Short Course Championships in Surrey from March 1 st – 4 th . Our swimmers had a fantastic meet; two of which achieved their Age Group National ti...
Mar 5, 2012 - March Development Meet
Our Olympic Way and Regional Group Swimmers had an AMAZING swim meet here at Hollyburn on March 4 th . Thirty of our Hurricanes participated in the event, including seven swimmers who had never compet...
Feb 29, 2012 - LMR SC Championships
The Hollyburn Hurricanes sent six of our swimmers to the LMR Championships in Richmond this past weekend. During the event, EVERY one of our swimmers made best times. Three of our swimmers made clean ...
Feb 11, 2012 - Hollyburn Swimmer Comes Third at Ontario University Championships
At the Ontario University Championships Hollyburn swimmer Katie Bell who now swims for the University of Western Ontario came third in the 100 breaststroke in a best time of 1:12.21. Her relay team al...
Feb 11, 2012 - Great First Day at AA Provincial Championships
Great First Day at AA Provincial Championships On the first day of competition in Chilliwack Hollyburn swimmers have an incredible day. All athletes achieved best times in every event they swam. Carly...
Jan 31, 2012 - Feb. 1 - Bruce Berger Talk Cancelled
Former National Team Member Bruce Berger was scheduled to talk to the team tomorrow evening unfortunately there has been a scheduling conflict and we will have to cancel these sessions. But he will be...
Jan 16, 2012 - Updated Schedule Super Achievers
The following schedule will be until March. Monday - 5:45-7:30 am 1:30-3:45 pm Tuesday - 1:30-4:15 pm Wednesday - 5:45-7:30 am 4:00-6:30 pm Thursday - 3:00-5:30 pm Friday - 5:45-7:30 am ...
Jan 16, 2012 - Updated Schedule Provincial
The following schedule will be until March. Monday - 5:45-7:30 am 4:45-6:30 pm Tuesday - No practice Wednesday - 5:45-7:30 am 4:00-6:30 pm Thursday - 4:00-6:00 pm Friday - 5:45-7:30 am *...
Dec 24, 2011 - Merry Christmas!
On behalf of the Hollyburn Hurricanes Swim Team staff I wanted to wish all of our members a very Merry Christmas and Holiday Season. The first four months of our 2011-12 season have been incredible an...
Dec 17, 2011 - Tubing At Cypress
It was a great day for tubing up at Cypress today. Thanks to everyone that came out and enjoyed the day. Happy Holidays from the Hurricanes!
Nov 26, 2011 - Langley Olympians Invitational - Wrap Up
Congratulations to all swimmers who participated in the Langley Olympians Invitational Combined the team had 360.83 seconds of improvement in their events We had 18 finals swims: Marisa Ruus - 100 and...
Nov 17, 2011 - Swim Team Update - November 17th, 2011
1. 2004 Olympian Brittany Reimer will be visiting the team on Wednesday Nov. 23rd for more information click here 2. Roxy, Anne Cole and Vitamin A Swim Suit Sample Sale - there will be a swim suit ...
Nov 9, 2011 - Operation Shoebox
As a team we will once again be participating in operation shoebox. Two years ago we brought in 240 and last year we brought in 60 - this year we want to step it up and see if we can show the Christm...
Oct 26, 2011 - Swim Team Update - October 26th
1. Celebration of Swimming Wrap Up - Click here to a complete wrap of the event including pictures 2. Change of Requirement to Join the Swim Team - We have changed our minimum requirement to join ...
Oct 12, 2011 - Regional Equipment
Hello Everyone, I just want to make sure that everyone in the Regional Group has the proper equipment for the group for when we get back at the end of March. All of the equipment below can be purcha...
Oct 10, 2011 - Coaching Additions and Changes
I am happy to announce that Al Davis will be joining our coaching staff. Al comes to us with over 10 years of coaching experience at many different levels. Al spent six years as the Head Coach of the ...
Oct 6, 2011 - Swim Meet Sign up Policy
Just wanted to remind everyone of how the swim meet sign up works for Regional Meets and above. Your child will be automatically signed up for the meet if they qualify. The will be entered in the meet...
Oct 3, 2011 - Swim Team Updates - October 3rd
Swim Team Updates 1. Punctuality - now that we are back in full swing we need to ensure that athletes are at practices on time - ideally 5 minutes early - we start practices right on time and when a...
Sep 23, 2011 - Yoga Update and Prices
Why are we doing yoga? Yoga is a great benefit to the swimmers for five main reasons: 1. Enhances core stability and coordination 2. Injury prevention 3. Enhances flexibility 4. Increases focus 5. Imp...
Jun 10, 2011 - New App for Parents
There is a new application for all parents who have iTouches, iPhones or iPads. (Download through iTunes) Meet OnDeck Parent , the most revolutionary mobile swim team application for swim parents ...
Nov 8, 2010 - Event Signup Policy
There will be a new policy for late sign ups for social events. If you have not signed up by the deadline date for team social events and still desire to come to the event you will be charged the pric...