For those interested in the Richmond BC Kigoos Summer Swim Club

Special Events Schedule – 2018

Kigoos 2018 Social Calendar

(dates and times subject to change)

Event Date & Time Location Notes               
Welcome Back Breakfast and Mock Meet May 26 Saturday 7:30 – 10:00 AM  Steveston Pool
  • In place of AM practices
Cheers and Poster Night June 1 Friday PM 5:15 cheers 5:30 – 6:30 dinner  Steveston Pool
  • Revised practice schedule (PM only)
 Canada Day Parade TBA Steveston  July 1 Thursday AM  Salmon Festival  No Practices on July 1st
*Club Movie Day (swimmers) July 2 Monday – Afternoon  SilverCity Riverport  

  • Movie: Incredibles 2
*Buddy Breakaway (swimmers)*Pub Night (parents) July 5 Thursday 6 – 9 pm Steveston Pool Buck & Ear Bar
  • In place of PM practices


Hell Week July 16 – 20 AND / OR July 23 –27(depending on group)
  • Group coach determines attendance requirements for prizes.
Grouse Grind(Hell Week Event) July 17 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 19 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
JD Triathlon July 20 Friday 5:00 – 6:00 PM Steveston Pool & Steveston Park
  • JD groups only: during PM practice
  • Participants must have their own bikes
Heroes vs. Villains July 25 Wednesday 4:30 – 7:00 Steveston Pool
  • In place of PM practices
JD Party July 27 Friday 6:00 – 7:30 PM Steveston Pool
  • JD groups only: after PM practice
Club Pasta Night August 2 Thursday PM Steveston Pool
  • Revised practice schedule (PM only)
  • Grab your free pasta dinner after your practice
Regional Pancake Breakfast August 4 and 5 Saturday  / Sunday AM Watermania
  • Pancake breakfast at the meet
Kigoos Year-End Picnic August 8 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.