Important Sign Up Reminders

Posted by Nanaimo White Rapids Swim Club on Mar 16 2015 at 05:34PM PDT

A reminder to those interested in signing up for the Fletcher’s Challenge run to do so as soon as possible. Also, winter maintenance swimmers wishing to participate in the 3rd Annual Nanaimo White Rapids Splash and Dash Invitational occurring on April 10th to sign up by Friday March 20th. More information below.

Fletcher’s Challenge:

The 8th Annual Fletcher’s Challenge is taking place on Friday April 3rd at Westwood Lake. There is something for everyone at this event with a 15 km Point to Point Trail Run, a 6 km Family Cookie Run/Walk around Westwood Lake, and an Easter egg hunt at Westwood Lake Beach. There will be some excellent door prizes available from event sponsors, as well as awards for the top finishers in their age groups.

More info and race registration can be found at

3rd Annual Nanaimo White Rapids Splash and Dash Invitational:

The Event: Splash and Dash (Swim and Run)

What it is: A short swim at Beban Pool, followed by a run around the soccer fields.

Grade 4 & under: 50m swim /1km run
Grade 5 & 6: 50m swim/1km run
Grade 7: 100m swim/1.5km run
Grade 8 & older: 200m swim/1.5km run

Swimmers must sign up by Friday March 20th via the link provided below:

If you have any questions email Head Coach Gareth Saunders: or Associate Head Coach Byron Trajan: