News and Announcements

Abbotsford Whalers Swim Meet

Posted by Abbotsford Whalers at Jul 11, 2018 2:55PM PDT

Online registration for the Abbotsford Whalers Swim Meet is now Open

Deadline is midnight, July 16th

The Abbotsford Whalers swim meet info package has been added to this post.

The document Abbotsford_Whalers_Summer_Swim_Club_-_MEET_2018.pdf was attached to this post.


Online Registration closes on Monday, July 9th

Date: Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15, 2018
Location: Ferny Coombe Pool
6820 Pioneer Avenue

Bring $5 for your swim program on Saturday morning.

The document Agassiz_Swim_Meet_Info_Package_2018.pdf was attached to this post.

Chilliwack Swim Meet Info Package

Posted by Abbotsford Whalers at Jul 3, 2018 3:26PM PDT

Date: Saturday, July 7 and Sunday, July 8, 2018

Location: Rotary Outdoor Pool @ 46245 Reece Ave, Chilliwack

Remember to bring $5 to buy the swim meet program on Saturday morning.

The document Chilliwack_Stingrays_Meet_Package_2018.pdf was attached to this post.

Abby Whalers 60th Anniversary Celebration

Posted by Abbotsford Whalers at Jun 24, 2018 10:14PM PDT

*The Abbotsford Whalers Aquatic Club celebrates our 60th season. Come and join us for a fun, memorable evening reminiscing about your glory days as a swimmer!

Swim meets, morning practices and best times are just a few of the things that make summer swimming and water polo with the whalers awesome; however the friendships made during the summer season last forever! We encourage you to bring as many whalers’ alumni and current as possible for a fantastic family event!

The party starts at 6 pm at the Legacy Sports Centre in Abbotsford. Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for kids. Adult tickets include a buffet dinner and a drink (beer/wine) and kids ticket includes a buffet dinner and a non alcoholic drink of their choice. There will be a cash bar open throughout the evening

Purchase your tickets through our Eventbrite page using this link

We will have music, games, prizes and most of all a lot of fun! We look forward to seeing you there!

##While we are selling tickets online, we will have limited tickets for sale on deck during practice hours and at the door.*

Date and Time
Thu, 19 July 2018
6:00 PM – 11:30 PM PDT

Legacy Sports Centre
3270 Trethewey Street #4
Abbotsford, BC V2T 4C1


Posted by Abbotsford Whalers at Jun 5, 2018 8:30AM PDT

The Langley Flippers Swim Meet is coming up soon on June 23 & 24. Attached is the swim meet package for those who wish to plan ahead.

The online registration for this swim meet is now open

The deadline for Meet Entries is June 18. Unlike Langley’s previous meet, this meet will feature the addition of 4 new (OPTIONAL) events:

1. 50 Breaststroke [Divs 4-8 + OCAT-2]
2. 50 Backstroke [Divs 4-8 + OCAT-2]
3. 100 Breaststroke [Divs 1-3 + OCAT-1]
4. 100 Backstroke [Divs 1-3 + OCAT-1].

Please note that any entries in any of these events will count towards the 4 entry limit. These events are an addition to Langley’s swim meet—all conventional events are still present and able to be swum.

FAMILY RELAY: On Saturday, the Flippers will be hosting a fun family relay after the conclusion of relay prelims. Teams must be comprised of family members, and can feature any of the following combinations: 2 family members from 1 family and 2 family members from another, 3 family members + 1 non-related member, or 4 family members.

Please note that any swimmers that wish to participate that are not members of the BCSSA must fill out and complete the BCSSA Parent Relay waiver form, and bring $5 to cover insurance.

The document Langley_Meet_2018_-_Meet_Package.pdf was attached to this post.