Mission Statement + Goals
Our mission is to serve the community of Powell River by providing competitive development opportunities in the sport of swimming in a safe and positive environment.
Vision for the club:
Our vision is to foster social responsibility and self-awareness in swimmers in conjunction with fine-tuned skill development. We intend to do this all while providing a respectful and affirming environment that supports swimmers at every level of their individual progress in the sport of swimming.
Accountability: Taking responsibility for one's action or inaction.
Openness: Ability to communicate and receive new information freely.
Respect: Having intentional and empathetic interaction with self and others as well as abiding by agreed-upon rules.
Awareness: Being socially and self-aware of the community and how one's actions/inaction effect others.
The goals of the West Coast Winter Club are to create and implement a development plan that follows Swimming Canada's long-term athlete development model as well as the rules and regulations set forth by SwimBC.