Program Information

For participants who have completed the I Can Swim program or have the equivalent skill.  Riptides competitive program offers high quality professional coaching and technique instruction.

I Can Swim is an innovative learn-to-swim program of incredible quality developed by Swimming Canada.  The program's proven methods teach children to swim more efficiently and in less time than traditional programs, guaranteed!

Swim Fit is a non-competitive group for participants who enjoy being in the water. Swimming fitness is the primary focus of this group. Workouts are designed with stroke/skill improvement in mind. This is a great cross training group for athletes who have an interest in other sports.

Welcome to the Nanaimo Riptides Camp 'S' summer swim camp. 

Participants are introduced to the Riptide's renowned "I Can Swim" program. The camp is designed to introduce children of all levels to the sport of swimming. The intensive one week camp teaches the basic skills and techniques of swimming that parents demand to ensure the safety of their children in aquatic environments.

The camp is geared toward participants in the 7-12 age range and runs at the Nanaimo Aquatic Centre, Monday through Friday from 8:30am to 4:30pm.