update Dec. 8 2013
Candy Cane Meet
Time for Swim Meet! Our annual Candy
Cane Jamboree will be on Wednesday, December 11th and we are
hoping that all Aquaducks are there to try out the skills
they have been working on. We will have Turtles racing
from 3:30 to 4:00, and all other Aquaducks will race from
4:00 to approximately 5:30. Bring a few extra towels or a
robe to stay warm between events. We also need parents to
help out with set-up, timing, and tear-down.
Dec. 11th is also
the registration day for the Winter/Spring session, so
please have a look at the attached registration brochure. Aquaducks
registrars will be set up in the main hall at the Recreation
A huge shout-out to coach
Ryan Gow for s
A huge shout-out to coach
Ryan Gow for stepping up and taking the reins of our winter
maintenance program this fall. Thank You Ryan!
2014 Meet Schedule
schedule page and have a look
at the updated Okanagan swim meet schedule for next year.
And if you really like to plan ahead, we already have the
2015 meet schedule posted!
High School Swim(Oct.
schedule page for updated
information on BC School Sports high school swimming in the
Welcome to Hayden
Owen and Nadia on the birth of the newest Aquaduck!
17 medals at Provs
30 Aquaduck swimmers
returned from the BCSSA provincials this weekend with 17
medals and a long list of personal best swims. Click
HERE to read more. Even Brent Hayden has commented
on one Aquaduck's success.
Let's win the Golden Meet
Time to step up and
win the Golden Meet. Who's in? Follow us on Twitter @RevelstokeAquad
Biggest Swim Meet Ever?
OK, it may not have
been the biggest swim meet ever hosted by the Aquaducks but
it had more swimmers than anyone can remember. Over 360
swimmers took part and to find out how well Revelstoke did,
All Aquaducks are invited
to watch Finding Nemo at the Rec Center at 6:45 pm on
Wednesday, July 3rd. Bring your own snack, as well as
something soft to lay on as we watch Marlin the Clownfish
battle jellyfish, sharks, and pelicans on his way to find
his son. We will have to movie wrapped up at approximately
Revelstoke Meet Package
get information on our invitational Revelstoke Aquaducks
Swim Meet. New this year is a family dinner/banquet
with special presentation by Mr. Brent Hobbs "The English
Channel -- Pursuit of a Dream." Get your tickets for
this special Saturday July 13th event ASAP.
Salmon Arm Success
The first meet of the season is
in the books with the Aquaducks finishing third overall.
Next up: Lumby
Penticton Meet on Sunday(May
The Penticton fun meet is on
Sunday May 26th, not Saturday.
Salmon Arm Meet info(May
Arm Meet information sign up was sent to your emails.
Please check them and hope to see you in Salmon Arm!
Calendar and Schedules
HERE to get a
copy of the 2013 Aquaducks Calendar. Also, check out
our schedule page to view
practice schedules online
Coach Jeff's Newsletter
Summer swim training begins
in two and a half weeks! Read Coach Jeff's thoughts about
the upcoming season! Click
Summer Swim registration
will take place at the rec centre on April 3rd and 8th from
4-7pm. Make sure you head down and get your ducklings
all signed up for the upcoming summer swim season. Click
HERE for registration info.
Another coach has been added
to our staff this year. Joining Jeff and Eliza is
Junior Assistant Coach. . . wait for it . . . Jacob Wallach.
Long time Aquaduck Jake is looking forward to a great year!
Eliza wins MVP
The Aquaducks are proud to
acknowledge our new assistant coach on her win tonight in
Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Eliza McGuire won the most valuable
swimmer at Acadia University this evening. Have a look
at Eliza receiving her award by clicking
New Coach Confirmed!
The Revelstoke Aquaducks are
proud to announce the addition of Eliza McGuire to our
coaching staff for the upcoming summer season. A former
summer swimmer, she's a BC girl attending university in Nova
Scotia where she competes with the Acadia Axewomen varsity
swim team. Click HERE
to read her full bio. WELCOME ELIZA!
Future Stars Swim Camp
The Aquaducks are proud to host
Canadian Olympian Scott Dickens and the Future Stars swim
camp May 10-12th, 2013 in Revelstoke. This is an amazing
opportunity and is only limited to 30 swimmers. Click
for a registration form.
Don't forget about our Aquaducks
bottle drive Saturday, March 9th. See you at the
Bottle Depot at 9AM!
Swim Meet Dates Switch
The 2013 Summer Swim Meet
Schedule was switched today. The Kamloops Meet will be one
week later and the Lumby Swim Meet will be one week earlier.
Click HERE to see the 2013 summer
meet schedule. Also, note that this year's provincials will
be in Coquitlam and NEXT year's provincials will be in our
home region: Kamloops!
Summer Session begins early
It's just been announced
that our summer season, which usually begins May 1st, will
begin this year on Monday, April 29th!
The 2013 BCSSA Spring Summit
takes place the first weekend in may at SFU. It's a
swimming specific conference for swimmers, parents, coaches,
and officials. Learn more by visiting
Candy Cane Jamboree
Dec. 10th the Aquaducks are planning to run a Candy Cane
Jamboree. Make sure to show up otherwise you might end
up on Santa's "Naughty List"!
High School Ducks Shine
Fourteen Revelstoke high
school swimmers will head to Richmond for the provincial
High School championships after qualifying last Sunday at
the regional meet in Kelowna. Emily Pfeiffer lead the
pack with a meet record in the 50m Butterfly.
Dec. 10th registration for the next sesson of winter
maintenance will take place at the rec. centre. Monday
Jan. 7th is the first day of this session and it will run
until the end of April 2013.
Meet Scheduled Revised
The 2013 Okanagan Regional
Swim Meet Scheduled was somewhat revised and confirmed at a
regional executive meet yesterday. Click on the schedule
page to start planning your summer!
2014 Summer Meet Schedule
Yep, that's right; the 2014
schedule is also up on our schedule page for those of you
who REALLY like to plan ahead :)
Apple fundraiser is now out and
the due date is Thursday October 18th.
No Swimming Thanksgiving/Halloween
RSS and high school swimming
Schedule page for updated information
about the Okanagan High School Regional Swim meet.
2013 Okanagan Meet Schedule
The 2013 Okanagan summer
swim meet schedule is set and can be found by clicking on
our schedule page.
Club records have been
upadated Check our
meet results page and see!
Register for Fall Swimming
The Revelstoke Aquaducks are
preparing for their first session of "Winter Maintenance".
This fall session runs from Sep. to Dec. Click
more details. Don't forget to come to the Rec Centre
on Sept. 5th from 5-8pm to register!
18 Medals at Provincials!
Revelstoke swimmers ended the
year with a fistful of medals and a sack full of best time
at the Provincial Championships at Nanaimo this weekend.
Perhaps most exciting was the number of first time
medallists: Jaclyn Eliott, Devyn Gale, Hunter Stewardson,
Megan Hoshizaki, and Gina Cinelli. Four gold medallists were
Cynthia and Emily Pfeiffer, James LeBuke, and Nadia Salon.
Among the amazing swims and best times included Alex Jay in
the 50 and 100 Free, Bryce Molder in the 100Fly, Tye
Hoshizaki in the 50mBreast, Gina in the 100Breast, Jaclyn
Elliott in the 50Free, Caine McCabe in the 100IM.
Awards Potluck and AGM (August
Potluck BABY! Who doesn't love potlucks? No one,
that's who. That's why the Aquaducks are having their annual
Awards Evening Potluck and AGM meeting at 6PM.
The venue will be QE park right in
front of the new high school. mmmmm. . .
cheesecake . . . mmmmmm.
Nanaimo, here we come! (Aug.11th)
Twenty nine Revelstoke
swimmers have qualified for and will be competing at the
BCSSA Provincial Swimming Championships in Nanaimo Aug.
Regional Excitement (July
The Aquaducks will be sending
almost 50 swimmers to the BCSSA Okanagan Regional
Championships this upcoming weekend. The excitement at
the pool is building as athletes train hard in order to
finish in the top 3 so they can advance to provincials in
Nanaimo. Don't forget that there will be a "Regional
Camp" (for athletes who qualify for provincials) on the
holiday Monday, following the regionals at Brocklehurst
Survivor Week (July
Check you email ASAP for
information on getting your survivor week Buff
Survivor Week (July
Have a look at our Survivor
week schedule HERE and
enjoy a week of intense workouts and intense FUN!
Revelstoke Meet (July
Revelstoke Aquaduck parents
and swimmers deserve huge props for great work this
past weekend at a very successful Revelstoke Swim Meet.
Our team won the meet by just beating out Salmon Arm by 90
points and several club and meet records were set.
Memorable swims by Alex J, James L, Ryan G, Cynthia, Emily
P, Beth, Kimberly and dozens of other highlighted a great
meet. Thanks to parents and volunteers for all their
hard work: often we heard from visiting parents that
they were once again impressed at their favourite meet of
the year! Click HERE to see
full results of the swim meet.
Kelowna Golden for Ducks (July
Revelstoke Aquaduck swimmers
came away from the Ogopogo Invitational Swim Meet this
weekend with super fast swims, best times, and aggregate
medals. Congrats to medal winners Beth Granstrom, Alex
Jay, Emily Pfeiffer, Cynthia Pfeiffer, Nadia Salon, and Jeff