Join us for recreational and competitive swimming at the Woolwich Memorial Centre Pool in Elmira. Swimmers will be coached in swim stroke techniques and be challenged in a fun and friendly atmosphere! 


Friday September 9th

Our fall 2022 session starts Sept. 20th/22nd. Most of our fall programs are now full. You can email us at to join the waiting list. Or check out our affiliated Swim Together program.

Saturday July 23rd

Congratulations to all our swimmers who participated in the 2022 SWORSA swim meets. Our first swim meet season since 2019 was a huge success. The team worked extremely hard this past year and won the SWORSA Championship today!

Sunday July 17th

General registration for the fall and winter Woolwich Swim Team Sessions will open on July 26th. Find out more about our programs.


Upcoming Sessions:
Fall 2022 (Sept. 20th to December 15th)
Winter 2023 (Jan. 10th to Apr. 13th)

Most of our Fall 2022 programs are now full. You can email us at to join the waiting list.

You can also check out our affiliated Swim Together program.

The Woolwich Swim Team practices are on Tuesdays and Thursday at the Woolwich Memorial Centre in Elmira. Swimmers can choose to swim one or both days.

Level 1 Program (4:45-5:30 PM OR 5:45-6:30 PM)

  • All new swimmers must register in a 45 minute program
  • Swimmers must be able to pass the WMC pool swim test. 
  • Swimmers are expected to be able to comfortably swim without assistance in the water.  

Level 2 Program (4:45-5:45 PM or 5:30-6:30 PM)

  • Swimmers will move to the Level 2 program based on coaching assessment and space availability.

All programs have limited space and often fill up. Join our mailing list to receive emails on key registration dates.

Parents & Caregivers – Instead of watching, you can participate in a coached swim program together with your children! Check out the programs from our partner organization Active Together Family Sports.

Session Fees

Fall & Winter 2022-23
General registration for both the Fall and Winter sessions will open July 26th, 2022. Swimmers may register for 1 night or 2 nights per week.

Level 1 Fees (45 Minute program)

1 Night2 Nights

Level 2 Fees (1 Hour program)

1 Night2 Nights

*Payment option is available during registration to pay a portion of winter fees on January 1st, 2023. Swimmers receive a 20% discount if they register for both Fall and Winter by end of August.

Woolwich Wave Swim Team Session Refund Policy 

You are eligible for a full refund, minus a $20 administration fee, two weeks or more before the start of the session. Less than two weeks before the start of the session, you are eligible for a prorated refund, minus a $20 administration fee as follows: 

80% refund before the start of the session.

70% refund the first week of the session.

50% refund the second week of the session.  

No refunds will be issued after the second week of the session.

Swimmers who register for both fall and winter sessions together and receive a discount, will pay full price for the fall session if they withdraw from the winter session (plus the $20 administration fee).



Registration for the Fall & Winter 2022-23 sessions will open July 26th, 2022 at 9am.

Suits & Caps

Team Swim Suits

A few times per year we custom order Woolwich Wave team swim suits. These are high quality TYR suits with the Woolwich Wave logo. Female suits are $89 and Male suits are $67.

The team suits are TYR Maxback (MDUR7) and TYR Jammer (SDUR7) in Navy. Below are some links with pictures and sizing. Use the codes MDUR7 and SDUR7 to make sure you’re looking at the correct suits.

Swim Meets

The Woolwich Swim Team competes in four swim meets each summer with the other SWORSA swim teams from Fergus and Kincardine.  The meets are held in June and July in Fergus, Kincardine, Elmira and a final meet at a neutral venue (typically Wilmot).  Woolwich also hosts a fun meet in the fall and winter sessions.  

Summer Meet Qualification Rules:

  • Swimmers must compete in Meet #1 and/or Meet #2 to qualify for the Semi-Finals
  • Swimmers must compete in the Semi-Finals to qualify for the Finals.
  • The top 8 swimmers in each event will qualify for the finals.

Upcoming Fun Meet Date:

Nov 20, 2022 at 3pm in Elmira

Cost: $11/swimmer

2023 Summer SWORSA Swim Meets:


Cost: $60/swimmer (all 4 meets)

SWORSA Event List

SWORSA Swim Meet Information Sheet

For the summer SWORSA swim meets each swimmer can enter three individual events from the SWORSA event list below.  The coaches will work with each swimmer to select their events.  Swimmers will also compete in two relay events.


Contact Info

The Woolwich Wave Swim Team is a volunteer run organization.

Swim team practices are held at the Woolwich Memorial Centre in Elmira, ON:

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