14.18 - Swimming (Aquatics)


Swimming is a life skill that is taught, first, to ensure safety and, secondly, for sports and competition purposes. Aquatics covers a great variety of swimming skills, from short sprints to longer events and relays.

Provincial Convenor

Duane Carson -  swimming@specialolympicsontario.ca

Swimming Sport Conference Listing

Rules of the Sport

Click Here to View the Complete SOC Rules for Aquatics


Click Here to View Swimming Canada Rules

Swimming Host Package

The Swimming Host Package walks you through how to host a swim meet and provides you with the resources you may need.

Discussion Group 

The sports forum and discussion group serves as a forum for discussion between Special Olympics Ontario Coaches and partners within that sport. Registration for the discussion group provides access to important sports information as well as a way to communicate with coaches and sports clubs across the province. It also serves as a mailing list for coaches within your sport for broadcast communications from SOO. You are able to manage your own membership to the group as well as determine the frequency with which you wish to receive email.

CLICK HERE to be taken to the forum / discussion group for Swimming.

Swimming Supervision Requirements

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Athletics (Track and Field)


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