The Calgary Aquabelles Synchronized Swimming club and the Repsol Sport Centre partner to offer summer’s most fun and exciting artistic swimming camps.
Campers will discover the passion for this unique sport though a fun and engaging program highlighting the fundamental skills of artistic swimming.
Coaches for this program are from the Calgary Aquabelles and registration is done through Repsol Sports Centre, an organization known for world-class sport activity.
Artistic swimming appeals to boys and girls who love to swim, enjoys music, and likes to dance or do gymnastics. The sport combines all of these things into one. It fosters fun and friendships as the swimmers learn skills together while supporting one another’s progress.
The camp is open to boys and girls ages 6 to 12 who would like to try artistic swimming for the first time. Swimmers must be comfortable in deep water and able to swim 25-metres without assistance.
Repsol Summer Camps
Registration for 2019 Summer Camps is now available through Repsol. Click on the link below for more information.
Beginners and Intermediate (Provincial and National)
The Calgary Aquabelles brings an enhanced artistic swimming summer camp for 2018, for ages 6 to 15. Learn from this country’s premier artistic swimming club, offering a multifaceted camp designed to accommodate athletes already in the sport.
This camp will focus on artistic swimming basics and developmental skills in water and on land.
Participants can expect to spend about 4 hours in the pool working on:
- Flexibility and extension in water
- Routine skills
- Creative movement
- Patterns, highlights and choreography.
In addition to swimming, participants will receive strength, flexibility and movement training through activities such as:
Finally, this camp will touch on some of the behind the scenes creative aspects of the sport including:
- Make up application
- Music selection
- Suit design
Join us for a week or pop in for the day!
Watch this space for information and how to register for 2019 summer camps.
TRY ARTISTIC SWIMMING (SYNCHRO) FOR FREE!
The Calgary Aquabelles offer free artistic swimming (synchro) lessons to give boys and girls from ages 6 through 12 the opportunity to try out this unique sport, no strings attached. Your child can spend two hours learning fundamental synchronized swimming moves in a fun and supportive environment. This program offers parents a “safe” way for their child to try this sport before committing to a camp, Pre-Competitive or Competitive program.
Swimmers must be comfortable in deep water and able to swim 25-metres without assistance.
Try Artistic Swimming Session will be held at:
Brookfield YMCA, (4995 Market Street SE) from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm on
- Sunday, March 3, 2019
- Sunday, March 10, 2019
Try Artistic Swimming participants must be:
- Aged 6 to 12 and are comfortable in deep water (without a PFD) and
- Able to swim 25 metres unassisted.
REGISTER TODAY …SPACE IS LIMITED.
National Stream Pre-Season Camp
This camp is designed to help you start the season with a bang. Focus will be placed on further developing basic, technical and routine skills while improving physical fitness, artistic finesse, flexibility, strength and overall conditioning.
Suitable to all National Stream Athletes ages 13-15, Junior and Senior Age Groups
Watch this space for information and how to register for 2019 Pre-Season High Performance camp.
Shape Camp is our annual “kick start” to the new synchro season. The girls will be involved in swimming workouts, figures training, routine skills training, flex training, and various land training exercises. The camp will be coached and run by the Aquabelles as well as many experts in other sport areas.
The Calgary Aquabelles Shape Camp is open to all competitive artistic swimmers and is designed for both Provincial and National Stream swimmers wishing to get back into shape prior to the start of the competitive season.
The camp focuses on building cardiovascular capacity, flexibility and foundational artistic swimming skills (figures and routine skills).
The Provincial (PS) athletes will swim from 9am to Noon. Please pack a swimsuit, towel, water bottle and morning snack.
The National (NS) athletes will swim from 9am – 3:30pm. Please pack a swimsuit, towel, water bottle, shorts, t-shirt, running shoes, snack and lunch.
Watch this space for information and how to register for 2019 Shape Camp.