White Rock Wave Masters Swim Club

Attention Swimmers

The White Rock Wave are presently swimming Sunday 3:45 pm at the South Surrey pool and Tuesdays / Thursdays 8:00 pm at Grandview. The South Surrey Indoor Pool is located at 14655 17th Ave behind Semiahmoo Secondary off 148th Street.  The new Grandview Pool is located at 16855 24th Avenue. /p>

Drop by if you would like to see what the WAVE Masters swim club has to offer. Must be able to swim at least 100m (4 lengths) of the pool with a reasonable skill level and have a good health record. Anyone wishing to join can begin immediately IF there is an opening in their skill/fitness level lane.

For further information phone 604-594-9703.

The White Rock Wave is a Masters(age 18+++) Swim group located in the South Surrey/White Rock area of British Columbia, Canada.

We train three times a week. 1 hr+ workouts. We presently have over 50 members registered for our coached sessions and will accept new members in the lane that matches your ability when openings are available.

Congratulations Coach Carole!

Congratulations Coach Carole Gair for being awarded the Stan Powell Memorial Service Award for 2017.

This award is presented each year to the person who has contributed to the betterment of Masters Swimming in British Columbia and/or service to Master Swimming.

We feel privileged and honored to have you as our coach!

 

WR Wave Wins MSABC Team Championship in 2016-17

The WR Wave Team surpassed all others in the 2016-17 season to capture the Medium Team MSABC Championship. Congratulations to all swimmers who swam in meets during the season. Well done!

Million Metre Challenge

Our first members to reach the two million metre mark in the challenge sponsored by Masters Swim Canada are Rhonda McLean, 92 yr old Elsa DeLeeuw, Tamiko Fry, Cheryl Tuira, Ted Willmer, Karlene Clapham, and Joanne Christopherson.

Fourteen other swimmers have reached MILLION Metres: Jeff Buckert, Andy Ji, Theo Manley, Kim McCluskie, Alida Brichon, Gladys Willmer, Nancy Waterman, Heather Young, Tony Pease, Sue Poulton, Teri York, Tracy Wright, Gary Weiss, and Paul Mathias who have received their gold caps, pins, and patch.

The WR WAVE team has many 750,000m + swimmers and others who have passed 500,000m--winning SILVER CAPS and pins.

Awards are also given to the 250,000m bronze caps and 100,000m blue caps levels.

Rankings

The Wave has consistantly placed in the top three in the medium size clubs in BC Masters rankings--earned by attending and placing at meets.

Our small team placed in the top 10 (SC 25m/LC 50m) in the women's team total points in the Canadian Masters tally for 2004 & 2005 and in 20th SC, 14th LC spots of overall team points, based on rankings of the top 20 swimmers in each event in each of the five year span age groups from 63 meets and 204 Masters club teams in Canada. See Events (results) for more info on individual placings. We also have members who have ranked in the top 10 in the world FINA standings for their age group every year. BUT our main focus is to teach adults to swim BETTER and enjoy the challenge of a GOOD workout.

Are YOU up for it!   Everyone needs to start somewhere and soon!    Come join us!