2021 - 2022 Gators Program Overview


Our swim club is offering multiple groups in various levels to meet the swimmers’ needs. The levels are from the developmental groups to the high competitive groups.


Winter Program (September 2021 to June 2022)

Developmental groups: Aims to learn basic swimming skills, learn four strokes, and build confidence in water for the young swimmers.

Entry requirements: completion of Swim Kids 4 or able to swim 25 meter without stop; confident in deep water without assist.

Competitive groups: Emphasizes on improving the team bonding and through team-building experience, while enhancing their swimming skills through the practices; prepares the athletes for a higher level of training and competitions. 

Entry requirements: LMR qualifiers

High competitive: focus on high performance at swim meets, representing our club at the highest level of competition. This group builds on their long-term athletic development and strive to provide the athletes with the opportunity to pursue athletic success.  

Entry requirements: Provincial/National qualifiers; Approved by Head Coach

Check the Group Structure for more details.


Training Schedule

 

Killarney Gators Swim Club Training Schedule of Season 2021-2022 (March 21- June 30)  
High Competitive Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Elite A
Dryland: 2.75
  Hillcrest     Hillcrest Killarney  
  Dry: 5:45-6:00am     Dry:5:45-6:00am Dry:5:45-6:00am  
Pool: 12
  Pool: 6:00-7:30am     Pool: 6:00-7:30am Pool: 6:00-8:00am  
Killarney   Killarney Killarney   Renfrew  
Total Hours: 14.75
Dry: 4:45-5:00pm   Dry: 4:45-5:00pm Dry: 4:45-5:00pm   Dry: 6:00-7:15pm (Weight)  
Pool: 5:00-7:00pm   Pool: 5:00-7:00pm Pool: 5:00-7:00pm   Pool: 7:15-8:15pm  
Elite B
Dryland: 1.5
  Hillcrest     Hillcrest Killarney  
  Dry:5:45-6:00am     Dry:5:45-6:00am Dry:5:45-6:30am  
Pool: 11
  Pool: 6:00-7:30am     Pool: 6:00-7:30am Pool: 6:30-8:00am  
Killarney   Killarney Killarney      
Total Hours: 12.5
Dry: 4:45-5:00pm   Dry: 4:45-5:00pm Dry: 4:45-5:00pm      
Pool: 5:00-7:00pm   Pool: 5:00-7:00pm Pool: 5:00-7:00pm      
Competitive Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Senior
Dryland: 1.5 Renfrew Britannia   Britannia   Templeton Templeton
Pool: 9.5 Dry: 5:30-6:00pm Dry:3:45-4:00pm   Dry: 3:45-4:00pm   Dry: 5:45-6:00am Dry: 8:45-9:00am
Total Hours: 11 Pool: 6:00-7:30pm Pool: 4:00-6:00pm   Pool: 4:00-6:00pm   Pool: 6:00-8:00am Pool: 9:00-11:00am
Age
Dryland: 1.75 Templeton 2   Templeton 2   Templeton Templeton Templeton
Pool: 8.5 Dry: 6:00-6:30pm   Dry: 6:00-6:30pm   Dry: 4:15-4:30pm Dry: 5:45-6:00am Dry: 8:45-9:00am
Total Hours: 10.25 Pool: 6:30-8:00pm   Pool: 6:30-8:00pm   Pool: 4:30-6:30pm Pool: 6:00-8:00am Pool: 9:00-11:00am
Junior
Dryland: 1.5   Renfrew Renfrew   Renfrew Killarney  
Pool: 5.75   Dry: 5:30-6:00pm Dry: 5:30-6:00pm   Dry: 4:15-4:30pm Dry: 5:45-6:00am  
Total Hours: 7.25   Pool: 6:00-6:45pm Pool: 6:00-7:30pm   Pool: 4:30-6:00pm Pool: 6:00-8:00am  
Pre-Competitive Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Gold
Dryland: 1.25     Renfrew   Renfrew Renfrew  
Pool: 3.25     Dry: 5:30-6:00pm   Dry: 4:15-4:30pm Dry: 6:45-7:15pm  
Total Hours: 4.5     Pool: 6:00-6:45pm   Pool: 4:30-6:00pm Pool:7:15-8:15pm  
Silver
Dryland: 1   Killarney     Renfrew Renfrew  
Pool: 3.5   Dry: 4:45-5:00pm     Dry: 4:15-4:30pm Dry: 6:45-7:15pm  
Total Hours: 4.5   Pool: 5:00-6:00pm     Pool: 4:30-6:00pm Pool:7:15-8:15pm  
Bronze
Dryland: 1   Renfrew     Killarney Renfrew  
Pool: 2.75   Dry: 5:45-6:00pm     Dry: 3:45-4:00pm Dry: 6:45-7:15pm  
Total Hours: 3.75   Pool: 6:00-6:45pm     Pool: 4:00-5:00pm Pool:7:15-8:15pm  
Developmental Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Alligator A
Dryland:   Killarney     Killarney    
Pool: 2              
Total Hours: 2   Pool: 5:00-6:00pm     Pool: 4:00-5:00pm    
Alligator B
Dryland:   Killarney     Renfrew    
Pool: 2              
Total Hours: 2   Pool: 6:00-7:00pm     Pool: 6:00-7:00pm    
Crocodile A
Dryland:   Killarney     Killarney    
Pool: 2              
Total Hours: 2   Pool: 5:00-6:00pm     Pool: 4:00-5:00pm    
Crocodile B
Dryland:   Killarney     Killarney    
Pool: 2              
Total Hours: 2   Pool: 6:00-7:00pm     Pool: 5:00-600pm    
Gecko A
Dryland:   Killarney     Killarney    
Pool: 2              
Total Hours: 2   Pool: 6:00-7:00pm     Pool: 5:00-600pm    
Gecko B
Dryland:   Renfrew     Renfrew    
Pool: 1.75              
Total Hours: 1.75   Pool: 6:45-7:30pm     Pool: 6:00-7:00pm    
Salamander A
Dryland:     Renfrew   Renfew    
Pool: 1.75              
Total Hours: 1.75     Pool: 6:45-7:30pm   Pool: 6:00-7:00pm    
Salamander B
Dryland:   Renfrew     Killarney    
Pool: 1.75              
Total Hours: 1.75   Pool: 6:45-7:30pm     Pool: 5:00-600pm    
                 
Pool Address:
Killarney: 6260 Killarney St, Vancouver
   
Hillcrest: 4575 Clancy Loranger Way, Vancouver
       
 
Templeton: 700 Templeton Dr, Vancouver
   
Britannia: 1661 Napier St, Vancouver
       
 
Renfrew: 2929 E 22nd Ave, Vancouver
           

 

 


Training Fees

Killarney Gators Swim Club 2021-2022 Fee Structure
 
Club Membership Per Family (NON-REFUNDABLE): Annual Fee  $120 (includes a swim cap and a T-shirt)
             
Swim BC Fees: (NON-REFUNDABLE): (Age determinded as of December 31 by current year)
Level Pre-Competitive & Development Competiive and High Competitive groups
Non-Competitive  Competitive 
Flat  8 & Under  9 - 10 11 - 14 15 & Over
Annual Fees $47 $97 $117 $163 $205
New Registration after March 31st $31 $49.50 $58.50 $81.50 $102.50
 
Monthly costs: Training Fees + PPP Deposit + Swim Meet Deposit
Group Practice  Monthly Training Fee* PPP Deposit ** Swim Meet Fees *** (See Explanation below)
High Competitive Days/Week Hours/Week       
Elite A 7 Pool - 12 hrs: Dry Land - 2.75 hrs $360 $50 Competitive
Elite B 6 Pool - 11 hrs: Dry Land - 1.5hrs $320 $50 Competitive
Competitive Days/Week Hours/Week       
Senior 5 Pool - 9.5 hrs; Dry land - 1.5 hrs $250 $40 Competitive
Age 5 Pool - 8.5 hrs; Dry land - 1.75 hrs $240 $40 Competitive
Junior 4 Pool - 5.75 hrs; Dry land - 1.5hrs $210 $40 Competitive
Pre-Competitive Days/Week Hours/Week       
Gold 3 Pool - 3.25 hrs; Dry land - 1.25 hrs $190 $35 Pre-Competitve
Silver 3 Pool - 3.5 hrs; Dry land - 1 hrs $190 $35 Pre-Competitve
Bronze 3 Pool - 2.75 hrs; Dry land - 1 hrs $150 $35 Pre-Competitve
Development Days/Week Hours/Week       
Alligator A 2 Pool - 2 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Alligator B 2 Pool - 2 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Crocodile A 2 Pool - 2 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Crocodile B 2 Pool - 2 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Gecko A 2 Pool - 2 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Gecko B 2 Pool - 1.75 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Salamander A 2 Pool - 1.75 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
Salamander B 2 Pool - 1.75 hrs; Dry land - 0 hrs $110 $30 Pre-Competitve
*Families with more than one swimmer will receive $15 off their monthly training fee for every additional swimmer    
**PPP Deposit: If parents or guardians earn all or more the required points, the club will refund the PPP deposit in full. For more details, see volunteer PPP in Overview
***Swim Meet Fees will be charged as swimmer goes to the meet.  The charges for swim meet will show up on the following month invoice.  Competitive swim meet costs around $60 - $85 per meet.  Pre-competitive/developmental swim meet costs around $20 per meet.
*Families with more than one swimmer will receive $15 off their monthly training fee for every additional swimmer

 

Assessments

All new swimmers (including siblings of current swimmers) must be assessed prior to registration. 

During the assessment, our coach will be assessing the swimmer's current ability in the water. After your child has been assessed, our registrar will contact you through email and inform you the group your child qualifies for.

At this time, all swimmers must be able to swim at least 25m unassisted (SK4 or higher). 

To schedule an assessment, please visit https://calendly.com/gatorsregistrar/assessment

If there are no assessments date available please contact: [email protected]


Enrollment 

To enroll, please click on Register Here at the top of the screen and follow the instructions.

If you don't already have an account with Gators, please create an account using your email address (there is no charge for the account). Otherwise, just enroll using your existing Gators account. When you create an account, you will be asked to enter swimmer and credit-card information.


Covid Safety Protocols

  1. All swimmers are asked to arrive in their swimsuits.
  2. Swimmers must be wearing their mask at all times when not in the water. No entry will be given if the swimmer arrives with no mask on.
  3. Swimmers are to complete the BC COVID Self Assessment Tool before practices to ensure they are fit to swim (https://bc.thrive.health/covid19/en).

    ​Coaches reserve the right to ask any athlete to leave the premise if they believe they do not meet the health requirement to swim
     
  4. Swimmers and coaches are to be wearing masks in the facility if they are not in the pool swimming.
  5. There is NO showering at the pool. Only a quick rinse in the change room before changing.
  6. At this time, parents are not allowed to be in the pool. But they are welcomed to wait in the parking lot.

For more detailed information on our COVID Safety Protocols please view here: https://www.teamunify.com/team/bcgsc/page/covid-19