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Results from Vernon Swim Meet are now online

You can see the results from the Vernon Swim Meet here

Opportunity to train to become a swim meet official

The Kelowna AquaJets are looking for OMSC members to take these training courses so we can better run our own swim meets and help out at the AquaJets meets (as they help us tremendously). There are other courses that will come up over the next year such as Clerk of Course and Starter but the […]

Important Traffic Safety Announcement at H2O

A message from Cory Krist, H2O General Manager: We are looking for everyone’s cooperation in working through a “parking/drop off” issue in the traffic circle located out front of the H2O Centre. With the shorter days and the increase in volume of people parking/dropping off or waiting to pick up their children from the many […]

Check out the new OMSC online calendar

Keep track of upcoming clinics and events.

Fright Fest Results

Fright Fest Results

Thank you everyone who volunteered and competed at Fright Fest! Results are now online.

Fright Fest is Sunday, October 26

Fright Fest is Sunday, October 26

Heat sheets for Fright Fest are now available.

Open House is Monday, September 22 from 6-7pm at H2O

Open House is Monday, September 22 from 6-7pm at H2O

Monday, September 22, 6-7pm at H2O

OMSC New Head Coach

OMSC New Head Coach

We’d like to welcome Emil Dimitrov as the new Head Coach of Okanagan Masters Swim Club. Emil has over 40 years of coaching experience in competitive swimming and modern pentathlon in both Bulgaria (his country of birth) and Canada.  In fact, Emil was a former Olympic qualifier in modern pentathlon.  He has worked with swimmers […]

From icy cold to hot stuff: Another pioneering swim by Paul Duffield (OMSC Affiliate Member)

From icy cold to hot stuff: Another pioneering swim by Paul Duffield (OMSC Affiliate Member)

West Kelowna, BC, September 7th, 2014 – In December 2012, Paul Duffield became Canada’s first (and still only) ice swimmer by swimming a mile in the frigid Okanagan Lake. This past Saturday he tipped the other end of the temperature scale. Duffield completed what he believes is the first recorded solo marathon swim in Osoyoos […]

OMSC in the news

Shaw TV Okanagan recently did a story on three of our members who competed at the FINA World Masters Championships in Montreal. Watch Carmelle Guidi-Swan, Desiree Henke and Conny Stamhuis in action!