News
Jan 3, 2021 - Swimming restarts Jan. 13 for most swimmers
Just a reminder there is still no swimming this week. Swimming resumes Jan. 11 for Gold and Jan. 13 for everyone else. Enjoy! Sara
Dec 10, 2020 - Swim club pre-holiday update
It's been a quiet fall but the board met tonight and got a coach's update. Time trials are ongoing with "fantastic results!" For example, Shark Josh Kimiksana made three festival times this year. Con...
Dec 3, 2020 - Swimming wraps up Dec. 16
Hey all, Wednesday, Dec. 16 will be our last day of swimming in 2020. In this unusual year, we will NOT be having our usual Christmas party. However, Coach Carol will make sure all the kids get a cha...
Nov 17, 2020 - New face masks for our swimmers
Thanks Renee Lelievre for sewing face makes for all sixty-plus of our polar bear swimmers. These masks look great, and will make our swimmers look great at school and in the grocery store too. These...
Nov 1, 2020 - Short swimming update
The return to swimming has been going great! As on Monday, we have the whole crew in the water, which is 80 per cent of the club (minus Polar Pups and Swim for Life), including our littlest Dolphins a...
Oct 11, 2020 - Reminder: register before swimming starts
Just a reminder to register your kids before swimming starts. You must verify with Swim Canada to activate insurance and be able to get into the pool. So far only about half of our swimmers have regi...
Oct 7, 2020 - Return to swimming plan and squad info
Hi all, Carol has now sent out emails to all returning swimmers, Dolphins 2 and up. If you didn't see this, the details for each squad are also posted on our website under News. If your swimmer is re...
Oct 2, 2020 - Oops: credit card charges being cancelled and more news
Many of your will have noticed swim club charges against your credit card this morning. These charges were billed mistakenly by our website. Coach Carol and treasurer Renee Lelievre are meeting tonigh...
Sep 29, 2020 - Swim gears lists; board meeting Thursday
Hi guys, One of our equipment managers, Tyree Mullaney, has compiled the list of gear returning swimmers will need this year. We strongly advise all swimmers to have their own equipment as we will not...
Sep 27, 2020 - Swimming starts Oct. 13! Please reply to this note
We've got a swim season! I'm sure you've heard by now the pool is scheduled to reopen on Thursday, Oct. 9. Coach Carol is now putting the finishing touches on our return to swimming plan in light of ...
Sep 2, 2020 - Swim club board 2020/2021
Hi all, Just a note to let you know that we held our AGM on August 27 and elected a new board (names below). We are still waiting for news from the public health office and the city re: the swim sea...
Aug 27, 2020 - AGM moving online!!
Hi all, We're moving tonight's meeting online due to weather. Here's a link to the google meet where you can join. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. If you'd rather attend in person. or can't open the ...
Aug 24, 2020 - AGM Thursday, and what this fall could look like
Hi all, Our annual general meeting takes place Thursday, Aug. 27 at 7 pm. We'll meet at Fred Henne park to the left of the boat launch (use the parking lot across from the airport). Please bring your ...
Aug 13, 2020 - AGM at Fred Henne Thursday Aug. 27
AGM at Fred Henne Thursday Aug. 27 We'll hold our annual general meeting at Fred Henne Park, to the left of the dock, at 7pm on Thursday, Aug. 27. This will be bring your own chair, snacks and drinks,...
Aug 10, 2020 - Board meeting Thursday, members needed
Hi all, Our board will meet Thursday, Aug. 13, at 7 pm at 21 Gitzel St. This is our first meeting since COVID. We'll be discussing plans to return to the pool (hopefully in September). Also on the ag...
Jul 16, 2020 - REMINDER: Certificates at Somba Ke tonight
We’ll hold a short and quick season farewell tonight at Somba Ke park, with certificates for all swimmers as well as plaques for most improved swimmers and freezies to go. Parents/swimmers are asked...
Jul 12, 2020 - Season farewell, Thursday evening at Somba Ke
We’ll hold a short and quick season farewell on the evening of Thursday, July 16, in Somba Ke park. We’ll have certificates for all swimmers as well as plaques for most improved swimmers and freezie...
Feb 23, 2020 - Monday Fun Day swimming plan
Monday, Feb. 24 will be a Monday Fun Day at the pool. We'll have a free swim from roughly 4-6 pm, with pizza for everyone at 5. Dolphins I (normally not swimming Monday) are very welcome to join! Thi...
Feb 22, 2020 - Swim meet starts at noon today
Swimmers in today's meet should be at the pool for warmup at noon. Arrive having eaten and bring snacks! The meet starts again at 7 am Sunday. Swimmers should arrive at 6 for the warmup. Sara
Feb 21, 2020 - Job sign up online until midnight tonight
Good news everyone! The officials signup for this weekend's meet is open until MIDNIGHT TONIGHT (and not last night as I incorrectly said in my past notes). You can go to the website right now and si...
Feb 20, 2020 - Timers needed this weekend!
If your child is swimming this weekend, PLEASE sign up to help out as a timekeeper. We need 9 timekeepers on Friday, 6 on Saturday and 4 on Sunday. If you are planning to be there and sign up at the...
Feb 20, 2020 - Last Bingo, deadline for swim meet official signup
The last bingo of the year is Saturday, Feb. 22, at the Tree of Peace from 4-10pm. This is the same weekend as the territorial swim meet so we strongly encourage parents of younger swimmers who won't ...
Feb 17, 2020 - Last BINGO opportunity this season
Hello everyone! Hard to believe there are only a few months left in the season! This Saturday (yes, the same Saturday as the territorial swim meet) we will be holding a bingo at the Tree of Peace fr...
Feb 14, 2020 - NWT swim meet, change room rules, Bingo