University of Calgary Swim Club Camps

Please note: at this time UCSC is not able to offer Swim Camps. Information will be updated if the current situation changes.


Thank you and stay safe!

Summer 2019 Camps

We are pleased to announce the first annual summer swim camp series with Coach Jan Bidrman!  These camps are opportunities for swimmers to keep in touch with their swimming and improve on the skills acquired through the season.  The camps are also a great way to stay connected with swimming friends as well as meet new ones. Registration will open on June 1, 2019.  See below for how to register.

** Camps are open to competitive swimmers from ALL CLUBS who are ages 7-17 yrs **

Bowview Outdoor Pool camps are $115 per swimmer per camp.


Camp 1:      Saturday, July 27         8:30am - 11:30am       Bowview Outdoor Pool
                         Sunday, July 28           8:00am - 11:00am        Bowview Outdoor Pool             

Camp 2:       Saturday, August 10     9:00am – 12:00pm     Bowview Outdoor Pool
                         Sunday, August 11       8:00am - 11:00am        Bowview Outdoor Pool      


Camp 3:       Saturday, August 17     9:00am – 12:00pm     Bowview Outdoor Pool
                         Sunday, August 18       8:00am - 11:00am        Bowview Outdoor Pool      

Camp 4:       Saturday, August 24     9:00am – 12:00pm     Bowview Outdoor Pool        (CANCELLED)
                         Sunday, August 25       8:00am - 11:00am        Bowview Outdoor Pool       (CANCELLED)


Camp 5:       August 19-23        SHOULDICE POOL
(5 days)                a)    4:00pm – 6:00pm      $175 (swim & dryland)

choose a or b     b)    5:00pm – 6:00pm       $90  (swim session only)


Camp 6:       August 26-30        FOOTHILLS POOL
(5 days)                a)    4:00pm – 6:00pm      $ 175 (swim & dryland)

choose a or b     b)    5:00pm – 6:00pm      $ 90  (swim session only)


Swimmers will learn:

Horizontal body position (being on top of water)
Forward swimming (eliminating lateral/side to side body movement)

Better and stronger propulsion (focusing on stronger pulling & kicking)
Flexibility and coordination of body awareness through yoga, stretching, and games.

To register:

UCSC members may sign up online via the UCSC website. For non-UCSC swimmer registration, please call 403-220-2772 to register over the phone. Swimmers must have a minimum of 1 year competitive swimming experience to be eligible for the above camps.  Swimmers will be put into groups based on age and experience.


University of Calgary -  Dinos Swim Camps (Full Day Camps)

Dive into the season early with the Jr Dinos Swim Camps! These competitive swim camps will give your athlete the edge they need to start the season a stroke ahead of the competition​. The certified University of Calgary Swim Club coaches provide a technique-based program with a focus on all four strokes, starts, and turns. A corresponding conditioning program matches the developmental level of the athletes and focuses on whole-body strength and cardiovascular fitness. With two in-water sessions daily, on-deck video feedback, classroom learning, outdoor dryland training, and chances to earn daily prizes, the Jr Dinos Swim Camps provide an exciting opportunity to learn, practice, and have fun.

Location: University of Calgary Aquatic Centre

Head Coach:     Jared Wilson


JULY 29 - AUGUST 2, 2019

AUGUST 6 - 9, 2019

How to register:
  • Ask your Club registrar for your Swim Canada number
  • To register by phone, please call University of Calgary Active Living at 403-220-7749.
  • To register in person, please visit the Kinesiology Client Services located in the Kinesiology A complex, room KNA 104.
  • To register online, please click here.