Participation, Fun, Success – the philosophy that works!

Vision

Inspiring Canada to Love Swimming for Life

I Can Swim is Canada’s Best Learn to Swim Program. Through the development of strong fundamental skills in a fun and individual way, it promotes a lifelong passion for swimming.

Mission

To teach people of any age, to learn to swim, to improve their swimming technique and to develop swimming skills to be used for life.

Our program focuses on the individual needs of each swimmer. It is fun, dynamic and rewarding and supported by attractive awards. We ensure that all swimmers are provided with the best possible instruction, from fully qualified teachers.
We are innovators in the education and training for swimming.

I CAN SWIM

Head Office
Sarah Rudolf
I Can Swim Administrative Coordinator
Email: sarah@icanswim.ca
Phone: 604-349-1685
Fax: (604) 898-9200

Timeline

  • EARLY 1990’S - FOUNDED

    Swimming Natation Canada develops the I Can Swim program.

  • 1998 - EARLY HEADQUARTERS

    Flagship headquarters in Calgary Alberta established at Lindsay Park Sports Centre.

  • 2000 - SEARS SPONSORSHIP

    Sears was the Title Sponsor of I Can Swim from 2000-2013, contributing over $1 million in funding.

  • 2013 - Swim BC

    Swim BC became the National Distributor of I Can Swim in September 2013.

  • PRESENT - SUCCESS

    Over the years, I Can Swim has taught over a quarter of a million Canadians to swim. Some of these swimmers have competed at provincial, national or international levels.