For those interested in the Richmond BC Kigoos Summer Swim Club

Special Events Schedule – 2019

Kigoos 2019 Social Calendar

(dates and times subject to change)

Event Date & Time Location Notes               
Welcome Back Breakfast and Mock Meet May 25 Saturday 7:30 – 10:00 AM  Steveston Pool
  • In place of AM practices
Cheers and Poster Night May 31 Friday PM 5:15 Cheers 5:30 – 6:30 dinner  Steveston Pool
  • Revised practice schedule (PM only)
60th Anniversary Celebration June 15 PM
 Canada Day Parade TBA Steveston  July 1 Monday AM  Salmon Festival  No Practices on July 1st
*Club Movie Day (swimmers) June 30 – Afternoon  SilverCity Riverport  

  • Movie: Toy Story 4
Hell Week July 15 – 19 AND / OR July 22 –26 (depending on group)
  • Group coach determines attendance requirements for prizes.
Grouse Grind(Hell Week Event) July 16 Tuesday 10:15 AM start Grouse Mountain
  • Meet at the base of Grouse Mountain
  • Bring $10 for gondola ride down
Kigoos Triathlon(Hell Week Event) July 18 Thursday 5:30 – 7:30 AM Run: Steveston Village & Garry Pt. ParkBike: Steveston Dyke TrailSwim: Steveston Pool
  • In place of AM practices
  • All participants must have their own bikes and helmets
  • Junior/Intermediate/Senior groups only
    • JD swimmers wanting to participate must request permission of their group coach
Heroes vs. Villains July 24 Wednesday 4:30 – 7:00 Steveston Pool
  • In place of PM practices
JD Triathlon / Party July 26 Friday 5:00 – 7:30 PM Steveston Pool & Park
  • JD groups only: during and after PM practice
  • Participants must have their own bikes
Club Pasta Night August 1 Thursday PM Steveston Pool
  • Revised practice schedule (PM only)
  • Grab your free pasta dinner after your practice
Regional Pancake Breakfast August 3 and 4 Saturday  / Sunday AM Watermania
  • Pancake breakfast at the meet
Kigoos Year-End Picnic August 7 Wednesday PM South Arm  Pool
  • Food and drink will be available for purchase.  All family members welcome
  • Due to the size of our club, most of our events involve sign-ups (for food orders, attendance) prior to the event and a “sign-in/sign-out” system on the day of to ensure the safety of our swimmers. Please be aware of this fact as you sign up for events.
    • Please also note that swimmers under the age of 10 require parent supervision for most events
  • More detailed information will be provided closer to the dates – always check the pool, the website, and email notifiers for updates.
  • Many of our club events have food involved – we ask that families bring their own cutlery and utensils to reduce waste.
  • We are always in need of parent volunteers at our social events – if you are interested, please contact our Social Coordinators.