About Us

Who are the GFW Gators?

GFW Gators Summer Swim Team represent individuals ages 6-18 years of age from Grand Falls-Windsor and surrounding communities!  The team is completely comprised of volunteers, from coaching to operational management.  We are complete not for profit!

The club began in 2010! Currently the club has over 65 members on its rooster!

Our teams athletes train 4 days a week in the pool and often partake in dryland training sessions.

We compete in 3 one day invitational meets:


Baie Verte

Gros Morne

We also compete in a 3 day Provincial Competition hosted in Gander, NL

Our athletes compete in 4 main styles


Breast Stroke

Back Stroke


along with relays

Medals are awarded at the provincial level for the top 3 male and female in each age category

8 and under (U8)






During the invitation meets, the team competes for "Team Points" and not for individual medals!

Practice and Competition Schedule 2017

2017 Committee

Head Coach: Coralee Mitchell

Assistant Coach: Shanlee Mitchell

On Deck Assistant: Wendy Power

Members at Large:

Joanne Caravan

Cindy Barnes

Jill Kelly

Kathryn Kelland-Howell

Nicole Dobson

John Whelan

Terri Lynn Oldford

Shannon Pike

Lynette Powell

Kim McDonald-Wilkes