Camp S

Welcome to the Nanaimo Riptides Camp 'S' summer swim camp where participants are introduced to the Riptide's renowned "I Can Swim" program. This camp is designed to introduce children of all levels to the sport of swimming. The intensive one week camp teaches the basic skills and techniques of swimming that parents demand to ensure the safety of their children in aquatic environments.

The camp runs Monday through Friday from 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. at the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, and is for participants ages 7 - 12. Camp 'S' fees are $175 for each week registered.

Camp 'S' 2018 Schedule
Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:30-8:45 Sign - In
8:45-9:00 Dryland/Stretching
9:00-10:00 Swim Lesson 1 Freestyle Swim Lesson 1 Backstroke Swim Lesson 1 Breaststroke Swim Lesson 1 Butterfly Swimming Time Trials
10:00-10:20 Pool Free Time
Activity Time (pool)
10:20-10:45 Snack
Swim Lesson 2 Freestyle Swim Lesson 2 Backstroke Swim Lesson 2 Breaststroke Skating or VIU Gym
Lunch Time
Tie Dye T-Shirts & Group Games Sports/Games Treasure Hunt Swim Lesson 2 Butterfly Bowen Park Pool
3:30-4:00 Snack Provided by Camp
4:00-4:30 Pick-Up Time & Outside Activities

2018 Summer Camps will be running on the dates below: 

July   9th - 13th

July 16th - 20th

July 23rd - 27th

August 13th - 17th

August 20th - 24th

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