This is a mandatory event for all competitive stream athletes
and families. This annual club wide fundraising event is a
great way to build team pride, team cohesion and raise money in the
process. Teams will compete against one another to finish a
series of skills and challenges. Parents and families are
welcome to watch the event.
With only two weeks until our annual swimathon, we
are almost 40% of the way to our fundraising goal
of$5400.00! Great work Torpedoes!!
Reminder: Each swimmer is asked to
raise $75.00 towards swimathon. Swimathon is a mandatory team
event. Go to www.ontarioswimathon.ca/trent to sign up
Swimmers who show up on the day of the
event without registering on the raise-a-thon site will have a
$25.00 participation fee added to their swim account.
The first 10 swimmers who signed up on
the electronic fundraising site and will be receiving Trent Swag
Wyatt Sayer, Olivia Preston, the Garside Family, Haley Griffin,
Sarah Davis, Tanner Harris-Barton, Sloane Appleby, Paige Piché,
and Rielle MacDougall.
In order to ensure that our swimathon
runs successfully, we rely on the support of our swim
families. We need 8-10 volunteers to help run the event for
the following roles:
6 - lane counters and team
2 - set up the party room, get water,
handle pizza delivery
1-2 - check in for swimmers, set up of
If you would like to volunteer, you
will earn 2 hours towards your volunteer commitment. Please
email Jen at email@example.com if you
would like to help out!
Relay Challenge Reminder
For those families who are interested
in participating in the swim challenge, please send me an email at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Once we
have a list of willing families, then swimmers, coaches and swim
families can pay $5.00 per nomination, to nominate a family to swim
in a relay specially designed by the coaches!