News and Announcements
Exciting Opportunity for all Abbotsford Whalers Swimmers!
We have teamed up with SFU for a training camp!
Elite SFU swimmers and coaches are coming to Abbotsford! One camp- May 6-9 and again July 16-19. One hour in pool, one hour out each day. Amazing opportunity for our swimmers and coaches to learn at an elite level.
All Age Groups Welcome!
$120 for 8 days of training
*capped at 75 swimmers
Don’t wait and miss out on this exciting opportunity! For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer is just around the corner and it’s that time of year again! Time to register for our Summer programs. Please use the link to navigate to the registration page.
Summer 2019 Pricing:
- Swimming $425
- Swimming and Waterpolo $425 + $125
- Swimming and Diving $425 + $90
- Swimming, Waterpolo and Diving $625
- Diving $200
- Waterpolo $350
- Diving and Waterpolo $400
- Masters $425
- Alumni $250
Please email email@example.com with any questions!
Looking forward to a great Summer Season!
The Abbotsford Whalers Diving WinterFit Session is now open for registration & will remain open year-round.
Click on this link to register: http://www.active.com/water-sports/swimming-registrations/diving-winterfit-september-to-april-2019-2018
This program is scheduled for+ Saturday mornings, 8:00-9:00am at the Matsqui Recreation Centre on Clearbrook Rd.+ No previous diving experience is necessary; this program is open to any athlete who wishes to try out the sport.
2018 FV Regional Speed Swimming Championship Finals
Saturday, Sunday and Monday
August 4-6, 2018
Centennial Outdoor Pool
2310 Emerson Street
Registration link has been sent out via email and submission deadline is July 28th at midnight!
If you have not received the registration email invitation, you can also access the Swim Meet signup through this portal:
Sign in at https://swimportal.active.com/
Do Not Miss The Deadline of JULY 28th at Midnight
Select the link below to sign up for volunteer shifts!!
Lane Timer/Recorder shifts are 2 hours: 8-10am; 10-12noon; 12-2pm, 2-4 pm
• Online Signup for Lane timers/recorders* https://vmodcui.active.com/volunteer/jobs?eventGroupId=1151603*
• Timers are to report 5 minutes early and NOT to leave their seats until relieved. If timers/recorders have not been replaced within 10 minutes of their end time, please speak with the Meet Referee to obtain replacement. PLEASE DO NOT LEAVE until replaced!
*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 https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/abbotsford-whalers-60th-anniversary-celebration-tickets-47401185221
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.*
Thu, 19 July 2018
6:00 PM – 11:30 PM PDT
Legacy Sports Centre
3270 Trethewey Street #4
Abbotsford, BC V2T 4C1