Nomination Criteria - posted January 18, 2017
Canada Games Able Bodied Swimmer Nomination Process/Criteria
Canada Games Para and Special Olympics Swimmer Nomination Process/Criteria - updated February 7, 2017
Canada Games Assistant Coach Nomination Guidelines
2016- 2017 Canada Games ID Team Programming Schedule - updated September 12, 2016
ID Team Swimmer Nomination Criteria - Able Bodied Para
ID Team Swimmer Nomination Lists - Able Bodied Para Special Olympics
Swim Ontario is pleased to announce the positions of Canada Games Head Coach and Team Manager have been filled.
Vicki Keith has been named the Head Coach. Vicki is the Head Coach of the Kingston Y Penguins, which she developed into the largest Swim Club in Canada for Para Swimmers. She has numerous awards and achievements from decades long involvement in the sport of swimming – including a double crossing of Lake Ontario as well as crossing all five of the Great Lakes in a 61 day period. Vicki was on the SNC Coaching Staff at the 2009, 2011 and 2013 Para World Championships and has previous Canada Games experience as part of the Team Ontario Coaching Staff in 2009.
Joni Maerten-Sanders has been named the Team Manager. Joni is the Head Coach of the Wilmot Aquatic Aces, coaching swimmers of all abilities and ages. She is a Chartered Professional Coach with many years of experience with Developmental, Age Group, Para and Special Olympic swimmers. Joni was a Coach on the Team Ontario Staff at the 2005 Canada Games and she coached swimmers to spots on Team Ontario at both the 2009 and 2013 Canada Games.
2015-2016 Camp Information
2013 Canada Games
Download: Able Bodied Nominee Update April 11 HERE!
Download: Para & Special Olympic Nominee Update March 15 HERE!
Download the 2013 Canada Games Technical Package HERE!
Download the 2013 Canada Games Able Bodied Criteria HERE!
Download the 2013 Canada Games Para & Special Olympian Criteria HERE!
Download the 2013 Canada Games Assistant Coach Criteria HERE!
Download the 2013 Canada Games Team Manager Criteria HERE!
Criteria & Technical Package are available for Download:
Nomination & Selection of Swimmer with a Disability (Male) - April 16
Nomination & Selection of Able Bodied Swimmers - Updated March 9
Nomination & Selection of Swimmers with a Disability
Selection of Assistant Coaching Staff
2009 Canada Games Technical Package