Markham Springboard Diving Club

Optimal Diving is a springboard diving club introducing young athletes into the exciting world of springboard diving. Our diving programs range from the entry-level Learn-to-Dive classes to the national-level competitive practices.


Optimal Diving welcomes young athletes that have the drive and motivation to develop their mental and physical conditioning through the sport of diving. You can register with us at any time - we run our programs year-round.

We take our divers beyond the basics, as at Optimal Diving practices we have the right conditions to work on personalized, athlete-specific goals. 

As a full member of Dive Ontario and Diving Canada, Optimal Diving has a competitive team that regularly competes in provincial and national diving championships. 

Recent Announcements

  • Victor claims Pan-American Junior Diving Champion title in Victoria last week - twice! Last week Victor of Optimal Diving represented Canada as part of the Canadian National Junior Diving Team at the 2017 Pan-American Junior Diving Championship in Victoria, BC. Victor managed ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2017, 10:22 AM by alxpvz
  • Victor wins 3 silver medals, Maxim makes finals at Elite Junior Nationals 2017 in Montreal Optimal Diving's Victor and Maxim just came back from Junior Elite National Diving Championship in Montreal. This was first nationals for Max and he did a good job in ...
    Posted Aug 4, 2017, 11:58 AM by alxpvz
  • Mayor of Markham congratulates Victor and Optimal Diving Mayor of Markham congratulates Victor and his club with the achievements in sport at a Markham community recognition ceremony.
    Posted Jun 12, 2017, 10:54 AM by alxpvz
  • Summer Provincial Championship in Etobicoke (May 2017)   - Victor comes 1st in 3M Group A with a provincial record of 547, makes the Ontario's Canada Games team  - Victor comes 1st out of 17 in 1M Mens' Open ...
    Posted May 25, 2017, 11:55 AM by alxpvz
  • George Tinnerman Invitational Tier II in Etobicoke (April)   - Ciro comes 1st in 1M Group C  - Ciro comes 1st in 3M Group C  - Adele comes 1st and Sophia 3rd in 1M Group D  - Marseilles comes 1st and Sophia 2nd ...
    Posted May 25, 2017, 11:40 AM by alxpvz
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Winter/Spring 2018 Learn-to-Dive Program
Beginners or advanced beginners will learn how to execute dives and jumps. Intermediate divers will focus on proper body position and techniques as they learn the more complicated springboard dives and somersaults.

Week day
 Period
 Practice Duration
 # of classes
 Price
 Cost per practice
 Location
 Period
 Monday
 6:30pm-7:15pm 
 45 min
 17
 $170
 $10
 Centennial
 January 8, 2018
to end of May
 Wednesday
 6:30pm-7:15pm 
  45 min
 19
 $190
 $10
 Centennial
January 10, 2018
to end of May
 Friday 
6:30pm-7:15pm 
  45 min
 18
 $180
 $10
 Centennial
January 12, 2018
to end of May
 Sunday
11:45am-12:45pm 
  1 hour
 25
 $375
 $15
 TPASC
January 7, 2018
to end of June

Age: 6-16 (basic swimming skills required)

To enroll, purchase your spot at this online store


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