In the communityAAA Provincial Open Water Race
Tyee has been the proud host of the AAA Provincial Open Water Race for the last 2 years at Thetis Lake. The 2015 race saw arecord number of participants, 150 swimmers from all over BC. Tyee has entered 13 swimmers each of the past 2 seasons.
Swim for MS
We are excited to have been given the opportunity to host the 2016 race and hope the event will continue to grow as the sport receives more and more recognition.
Tyee has supported the swim for MS from the beginning. The Club believes it is good for young athletes to look outside their own needs to raise money and awareness for members of their larger community.
Event organizer Susan Simmons is a member of our Masters programme.
For three out of five seasons, Tyee was the winner of the Team Award for most money raised for MS
2015 saw Tyee swimmers Liam Wilson as winner of the 3km race while Isla
Walker was the top individual fundraiser.