The Corner Brook Rapids Swim Club strives to produce an environment in which athletes will build confidence, develop discipline and find the inspiration necessary to do their best in competitive swimming. To facilitate this, the coaches will recognize needs and work with patience and consistency. Every member, including swimmers, coaches, and parents are important to the success of the team. High expectations are maintained for all.
The Corner Brook Rapids is an exciting competitive swim team formed in late 2003. The Rapids was created by the amalgamation of the Western Whales and the West Side Heat Swim Clubs. Corner Brook has a rich swimming history that started in the late 1960's with the Corner Brook Swim Club. There has been a competitive swim club in Corner Brook for over 35 consecutive years! The various clubs have produced many fine athletes and consistently have had athletes from, or who have graduated from, one of the local clubs who have qualified for Nationals or Age Group Nationals.