Learn Open Water Swimming the Easy Way!
We’d love to help you feel at home swimming in ocean and lakes. We’ve got 10 years experience helping newbies, triathletes and open water adventurers feel smooth and relaxed in the ocean.
Our 2017 Summer open water courses are offered at Jericho Beach (Vancouver), Dundarave Beach (West Van) and Tunstall Bay (Bowen Island). They are now open for registration – see our website for details.
All levels welcome!
Swimming is our Specialty
Free Trial Classes
Want to work with coaches who deliver results?
Come out to a free trial class and start swimming better, faster.
We offer free trial classes for all of pool courses. Meet our Sea Hiker coaches, ask questions, and see if you like our approach to swimming with more confidence and efficiency.Try a Free Class
7-Week Pool Courses
We believe we can help anyone become a better swimmer.
That’s why we offer Swim Pod pool courses for anyone who feels like they should be better in the water. You’ll get lots of help in our 7-week pool courses.
See our Fall 2017 Swim Pod course listings.Swim More Efficiently
Sea Hiker Training
We offer several ways to train with a Sea Hiker coach for fitness, endurance, triathlons and to further your skills.
In the fall, we’ll be offering our popular Skill Sessions and Training Squad programs. Look for popular Flip Turn clinics and other special events, too.Train Smarter with Sea Hiker!
What to Expect
We’ve helped adults from 16 to 76 years of age. And complete beginners to ambitious open water marathon swimmers. In every course, we tailor the lessons to your specific needs. Enjoy swimming again! Check out our testimonials here.
Course, Clinic, & Workshop Fees
Our trial classes and seminars are free. Swim Pod courses are $187 + GST. And our summer open water courses are $255+GST (but look for Early Bird offers in March-May). We offer a satisfaction guarantee on all of our coaching sessions and a tailored one-on-one experience, even in group classes.
Where to Find Us
We offer pool courses at 4 different locations and open water courses at 3 beaches. Clinics and seminars offered at different locations in the Vancouver area.
The Sea Hiker Experience
Sea Hiker coaches have helped thousands of swimmers become comfortable, confident and faster in the water.
Whether you just want to feel safe at the beach, do your best in triathlons, or swim to an island in the distance, we can help.
Redefine your swimming today!