About the Richmond Rapids

The Richmond Rapids are a year-round swim club in Richmond, BC. We offer programs for age group swimmers of all abilities, from entry-level swim lessons to national and international development.


Minoru Pool: 5:30-6:15pm on Jan 27, Feb 24, Mar 30
Watermania Pool: 4:00-5:00pm on Jan 28, Feb 25. 

1. Drop in for one of the assessments listed above for a free assessment for your swimmer.
2. Bring a
chequebook  with you. Your swimmer will need a well-fitting suit and goggles.
3. Read through registration information package. (Posted in Joining the Club section)
4. Once the assessment is completed, fill registration
forms provided and provide registration payments. 
5. Begin swimming with the Richmond Rapids and have fun!

Upcoming Team Events

Latest News

Athlete Profile of Rapids Alum and UPenn Senior, Serena Xue

Article on one of our own! Click below to read.

By Drew McClure

Big Numbers from the Rapids at Hyack Icebreaker

By Alex Pettifer In the first meet after the winter break, the AGD2, AGD3, PAG, Sr. Pro, NAG, and National swimmers threw down for...

By Drew McClure

Rapids Awarded Canadian Sport Institute Benefits & Euro 2020

Rapids swimmers James Kwaksistala, Thomas Chen and Samuel Pei have each been selected as Canadian Sport Institute Pacific Development athletes. They have been selected...

By Dennis Silva

Rapids Wrap Up 2019 with Fast Racing

By Alex Pettifer After two weekends in a row of racing, the Rapids ended December and 2019 with some great swims, not to mention...

By Drew McClure

Top 7 Gifts For Swimmers

The following article was written by Andrea Phillpotts, a writer, teacher, and Rapids parent. With the winter holiday season upon us, Rapids families may...

By Drew McClure

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14300 Entertainment Blvd
Richmond, BC V6W 1K3