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Mar 25, 2022 - Mini meet Saturday March 26
For our Intro, Novice and development meet on Saturday there are lessons in the pool until 11 so no need to drop off your swimmer until 11AM. This will help avoid congestion in the lobby and on deck....
Mar 11, 2022 - Regular training on March break for all groups
Please note that regular training will occur during March break for all groups including Dryland practices as scheduled. If you are travelling however, we wish everyone safe travels.
Nov 14, 2021 - Commit your swimmers to RACE!
A lot of club racing coming up before the Christmas Break so make sure to commit your swimmer. There is a meet for every level. Be sure to read your email to get the details!
Oct 24, 2021 - In club meet coming up
Our first in club meet is coming up on Sunday, October 31st. Read your email for details and make sure not to miss the sign up deadline Monday, October 25th.
Sep 7, 2021 - Season start up
Season Start Up Regular season programming syptarts up week of September 13th. See you all at the pool.
Sep 6, 2021 - Porketta for All
Who doesn't like Porketta? Who doesn't like fun? You can have both at NCA's first fund raiser of the season. Porketta Bingo at Beef n Bird Friday Sept 24 @ 6:00 PM Tickets $25 cash or cheque. Cont...
Aug 25, 2021 - Adult Swimmers Wanted
Are you an adult swimmer looking to improve your swimming efficiency? NCA is excited to be able to once again offer Adult Stroke Improvement for adult swimmers. Commencing in the Fall 2021, we will be...
Aug 25, 2021 - Registration Deadline
Swim Start up is just around the corner. This is a reminder to complete your online registration by Sept 1st. There is a lot of organizing to be done to ensure a smooth and safe start up so please hel...
Jul 13, 2021 - Pre-Registration Sign Up for 2021-2022 available here
Do you have a swimmer who wants to join us next season? We are taking pre-registrations for a September start now. Once again this season, we will be bringing back our Adult Swim programming. Inte...
Jun 19, 2021 - Canadian Swimming Olympic trials
Canadian Swimming Olympics Trials runs this weekend at TPASC in Toronto. You can watch the event live stream via CBC Sports. NEOR has three alumnus swimming these trials: Raili Kari Olivia Starzomski...
Jun 3, 2021 - THANK YOU TO OUR VOLUNTEERS
We usually are able to thank our volunteers in person at our end of season meeting. This season, our volunteers deserve extra praise for their efforts on our club's behalf....so a HUGE THANK YOU to ...
May 12, 2021 - Parent meeting Cancelled May 12
The Parent Meeting of May 12th is cancelled due to uncertaintly about re-opening at this time. We will re-book once we have a clearer idea of what the government and SDHU have planned in the coming m...
Apr 28, 2021 - Round the World in 20 Days Week 1
This week we visited Australia where we went surfing and watched a 99 yr old break the world record in the 50 freestyle. We went to New Zealand where we watched sheep shearing and went bungee jum...
Mar 7, 2021 - Pool Closure starts March 8th
Unfortunately, we received news that City of Greater Sudbury Pools and Arenas will be closed as of March 8th 2021 for an indefinite period of time. We will keep members informed in regard to any chan...
Nov 20, 2020 - Last day to register for Mock Meet is Friday Nov 20
NCA Friday Night Lights Mock Meet runs Friday, November 27th at Gatchell. Details will be posted as soon as entries are finalized. Last day to register is Friday, November 20th. The meet is open to...
Nov 9, 2020 - Reminder NO TRAINING NOV 11 FOR REMEMBRANCE DAY
Reminder to all: No training for any level (both dryland and pool) on Wednesday Nov 11 for Remembrance Day.
Oct 30, 2020 - Junior virtual Dryland cancelled Friday October 30
Junior Virtual Dryland cancelled Friday October 30. Regular pool practice for all groups Saturday October 31. Happy Halloween.
Oct 28, 2020 - November Training schedule is uploaded
The November training schedule is uploaded. You can view this by logging into your NCA account and going the the Calendars tag and clicking on November schedule. The only anticipated changes to the ...
Oct 25, 2020 - Flip Give Fund Raising
Our first Fund Raising effort of the season has gotten a start! We have enrolled our team in the Flipgive program which generates income for our team just by your online gift card purchases. Go to the...
Oct 16, 2020 - Virtual Dryland links
Virtual Dryland links are now posted to the NCA Website. We will no longer send out an email with the links. To access the links: Login to your NCA account From the Main page click on Swimmers and t...
Oct 10, 2020 - Youth Virtual Drupyland to run as usual today Saturday
Youth Virtual dry running as usual today i spite of Gatchell pool closure due to downed power line. Sat Oct 10 9-10 AM
Oct 10, 2020 - POWER Out In Gatchell Practices cancelled
There is a hydro line which is down due to a collision in Gatchell area. Hydro estimates power not restored until after 1 PM on Saturday October 10th so this necessitates cancelling practices schedul...
Oct 8, 2020 - Covid Screening Tool for Practice Attendence
In order to decrease any confusion in regard to screening for COVID, NCA will adopt the screening tool recommended by SDHU and being used for school pre-screening. This should help parents in decidin...
Oct 5, 2020 - October news
The October news was sent out but it looks like the formatting didn't work so here is the bullet: NCA Annual General Meeting Tuesday, Oct 6 at 7 PM. Check your email for your virtual link. We will be...
Sep 14, 2020 - Entry and Exit procedures for swimmers
Here is the link to the new Entry and Exit procedures: /cannca/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/entry-exit-procedures_048684.docx Well we are finally gradually getting back in the pools this week. The ret...
Aug 29, 2020 - Swimmer registrations open online on Sept 1.
Yes, we have lift-off! Swimmer registration will open online on September 1st. Please remember that to register your swimmer(s) in the level indicated in the circulated roster as the numbers in each...
Aug 19, 2020 - Summer swimming is done
Summer swimming is done for the season. Coaches and swimmers had a lot of fun with the program and we will likely bring it back again next summer. We did not do our Island swim due to threat of thunde...
Aug 16, 2020 - New Swimmer Assessments
If you have a new swimmer who wishes to participate in swimming for the upcoming season, they will need a swimmer assessment in order to correctly asign them to a group. The assessments take about 15...
Aug 14, 2020 - Petition link to open LU pool
Hello: LU currently is not prepared to open their pool to training. This is bad for everyone. Several groups practice out of this pool including: SLSC, Sudbury Synchro and LU masters as well as LU var...
Jul 19, 2020 - Return To Training Document
Follow the link here to get an idea of what return to training will look like. https://www.swimming.ca/en/news/2020/07/10/version-2-of-return-to-swimming-framework-published/
Jul 14, 2020 - Reminder to pre-register for new season
Within the COVID-19 landscape, planning for the upcoming season has many more challenges. In order to plan our 2020-2021 season in keeping with the requirement for physical distancing and in an attem...
Jul 11, 2020 - Summer Cutting to the Core Challenge
A sound and stable core is the basis for all great swimming. In keeping with this, we are starting our Summer Cut to the Core Challenge . When: Monday, July 13- Sunday, August 23 Where : your ho...
Jun 21, 2020 - Summer programming documents here
Anyone participating in summer programming, has to fill out the following electronic forms and review the SNC/Swim Ontario documents posted here: Attestation and Agreement form: https://na2.documen...
Jun 21, 2020 - Stretching Video is uploaded
Stretching for Swimmers video has been uploaded. Members can view this video by logging in to your account and going to Parents> fitness videos.
Jun 21, 2020 - Link to Canoe club registration here
Anyone interested in joining the Canoe club Kayaking group can follow the link to register online here: http://www.sudburycanoeclubon.com/online-registration/nca-cross-training-with-scc
Jun 7, 2020 - June newsletter is out
June Newsletter has been sent out. Read it to find out highlights of Return to Play, Virtual activities, Tour de NCA and Equipment pick up at Gatchell.
May 26, 2020 - Next dryland video is upoloaded
The next video in our dryland series has been uploaded. You can view this by logging in to your account and going to Parents>Dryland videos. The videos are password protected.
May 23, 2020 - dryland for week of May 24th
Dryland for week of May 24th - May 31st: Open Monday and Thursday 4:30-5:30 Wednesday 10 and under 4:30-5:30
May 17, 2020 - Dryland for week of May 17th
Dryland for week of May 17th No ZOOM dryland Monday (holiday) Open training: Tuesday and Thursday 4:30-5:30 10 and under training Wednesday 4:30-5:30
Apr 30, 2020 - Tour de NCA news
Dryland News Tour de NCA update FAQ's Regarding the Tour are linked below: /cannca/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/tour-faq_040083.docx We had 16 athletes join the Tour this week. Almost all swimmers...
Apr 28, 2020 - Second Fitness video uploaded
The second dryland video has been uploaded to the NCA website. The video can be viewed as follows: Login to your account Choose Parents tag from the main page Click on Fitness videos from the drop...
Apr 23, 2020 - Tour de NCA
New Update: Breaking news! 11 swimmers have left Paris and are on their way. Lucia S, Bella P and Kalle G have made it through Brussels and are headed for Berlin . Tyler B (Intro/Novice) Barb...
Apr 13, 2020 - Virtual Dryland sessions starting
Our virtual dryland training sessions are starting this week for the senior, junior and youth levels. How to register: 1) go to the events page on your website 2) login 3) commit your swimmer for the ...
Apr 6, 2020 - Judge of Stroke and Turn virtual clinic sign up
Official's Clinic: Judge of Stroke and Turn When: Thursday, April 16th 7 PM Platform: Zoom How to attend? Sign up for the event by committing under the Events tag on the NCA website and you will r...
Apr 6, 2020 - Virtual dryland update
We are hopeful that our virtual dryland program will get going this week. We are waiting for Swim Ontario to work through the insurance waivers and parameters before we can move ahead with this. Sta...
Mar 30, 2020 - Virtual dryland program starting
In light of the ongoing closures and restrictions imposed by the COVID-19 epidemic, NCA will be launching a virtual dryland program. Look for details on our website coming shortly!. Stay well. Stay S...
Mar 19, 2020 - Swim Ontario update
Swim Ontario has put out notice that all swim meets are cancelled up to and including any meets sanctioned until April 30th.
Mar 17, 2020 - Free online yoga for swimmers available
In light of the restrictions on getting together for training, athletes are invited to consider training in their own homes. Swimswam has posted an online "Yoga for swimmers" program which is free to ...
Mar 14, 2020 - Update regarding Meet cancellations
We received notification from Swim Ontario that all meets are cancelled until April 20th. For our swimmers, this would include the upcoming NEOR 4 meet as well as Easterns and the Top Fish Meet in El...
Mar 12, 2020 - COVID-19 Update
As all are aware, the COVID-19 pandemic situation is evolving daily. At this time NCA's programming will continue as planned with the knowledge that we may need to respond to any local changes tha...
Mar 9, 2020 - Practice changes week of March 9-13
Please make note of the practice changes for the week of March 9-13: No dryland for any level this week. Monday All practices as usual. Tuesday : AM practice for all Man Sask swimmers 6:30-7:30 AM. ...
Mar 5, 2020 - March newsletter
Top Fish #2 Meet Report 26 NCA 12 and under swimmers came out on March 1 st to compete at the Valley East Top Fish meet. Coaches had this to say about the meet: “The swimmers were really enthusiast...
Feb 29, 2020 - Top Fish #2 Information
Event: Top Fish #2 View entries by clicking on the link below: /cannca/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/top-fish-2-entries_005277.pdf Date: Sunday, March 1 2020 Location: Howard Armstrong Rec Center ...
Feb 23, 2020 - Feb news
February Newsletter Meet Report: GTA Meet: NCA sent 12 swimmers to this Long Course meet in Toronto on the Family Day weekend. The meet was a great experience for our swimmers to get some long course...
Feb 21, 2020 - All dryland is in gym at Gatchell pool Sat, Feb 22
All dryland is in gym at Gatchell pool for development, youth junior and senior swimmers Saturday, Feb 22 from 9:30-10:30. Michelle has something new for swimmers to try out!
Feb 10, 2020 - Weekend practice change for family day weekend
Many of our junior and senior swimmers will be heading to Toronto this weekend to get some more Long Course meet experience. With this in mind, please make note of the following practice changes: Fr...
Feb 10, 2020 - Strokes and Turns cllinic for anyone interested
We will be running a Strokes and Turns clinic for anyone who is interested moving up the Official's Ladder. Clinic Details: Thursday, Feb 13 1903 Millwood Crescent, Sudbury Time: 7 PM The clinic run...
Feb 4, 2020 - Session info for GTA meet
Session Times for GTA Meet Markham Pan AM Pool Date: Sat Feb 15-Sun Feb 16 Location: Markham Pan Am Centre 16 Main Street Unionville, ON L3R 2E4 Sat Session 1 13 & over warm up 8 am start 9 am ...
Feb 4, 2020 - Dave Kensit Meet report
DAVE KENSIT REGIONAL CHAMPS MEET REPORT 14 NCA swimmers were able to attend the NEOR regional championship meet in Sault Ste. Marie this past weekend. The weekend was great and swimmers stepped up...
Jan 30, 2020 - Practice changes Dave Kensit weekend Jan 31-Feb 2
Make note of the practice time changes around the Dave Kensit meet Jan 31-Feb 2. Friday, Jan 31: SR/JR if not in meet regular AM practice. No PM practice on Friday. Youth p...
Jan 28, 2020 - Dave Kensit Sessions and Official's sign up
Dave Kensit meet information: Location: John Rhodes Community Pool, 260 Elizabeth street, SSM Official's Sign Up: follow the link https://www.signupgenius.com/tabs/4307fdf02a7cee4c06-2020kensit ...
Dec 22, 2019 - Fun Holiday Meet
NCA swimmers and families wrapped up the Fall season with a great meet at Gatchell. 56 NCA swimmers came out and the meet included swimmers from Intro right to Senior levels. Congrats to Jesse A, Soph...
Dec 16, 2019 - Minimeet Officials sign up
Our minimeet runs this weekend at Gatchell pool. If you can help out on deck, please click on the events tag on the main page and login and click Edit Commitment. Leave a note indicating what you a...
Dec 9, 2019 - Another Huge Thank You
Well our D and A Fund raiser closed last week and was a great succes. Our members will be enjoying D and A's great food for the holiday season. A huge thank you goes out to Ewa and Mario Ceccon ...
Nov 27, 2019 - All practices cancelled Wed November 27th PM
No practices Wednesday Nov 27th PM for any group due to snow storm. Happy Shovelling!
Nov 26, 2019 - NEOR #2 Official's sign up site
Officials Needed Here is the link to sign up to officiate at the NEOR #2 meet in North Bay. Contact: [email protected] Please sign up for a session on deck. If you need a sign off on your official'...
Nov 26, 2019 - D and A Pick Up information
Please make note of the pick up information for your D and A orders: Pick Up date: Wednesday December 4th Location for pick Up: 8 Lancaster street (just off York street) Pick Up time: 5-7 PM NO PIC...
Nov 17, 2019 - A Huge Thank You to All
NCA hosted the first Top Fish meet of the southern tier on Sunday, Nov 17th at Gatchell pool. 113 swimmers came out to compete. It was a great meet. Thank you to all the members who came to help out...
Nov 10, 2019 - Top Fish Information
NCA is hosting Top Fish #1 at Gatchell on Sunday, November 17th. We will have about 110 swimmers from the southern Tier of NEOR attending. We will once again be having a BAKE SALE along with our cant...
Nov 10, 2019 - Top Fish Information and sign up link
Top Fish runs at Gatchell pool on Sunday, November 17th. We will be hosting 110 swimmers from the southern tier of NEOR. Many hands make light work and help is needed in a lot of different areas. Pl...
Nov 5, 2019 - Altered Schedule for this weekend (Nov 8-9)
Altered Schedule for this Weekend Friday November 8 No AM training for Juniors/Seniors No PM training for Juniors/Seniors Regular Schedule for Youth (not attending Cindy Nicholas), Development, Comp N...
Oct 28, 2019 - Official's sign up for SLSC meet
The NEOR #1 meet will run Saturday and Sunday, November 2nd and 3rd at LU pool. They will need officials to help run the meet. Please follow the link below to sign up for a shift on deck. Remember t...
Oct 25, 2019 - Top Fish Entry
Top Fish Entries: NCA will host the first Top Fish meet of the region on Sunday, November 17th at Gatchell pool. This meet is great for 12 and unders (esp our newer less experienced swimmers) . ...
Oct 20, 2019 - Pizza Meet WOW and THANK YOU
NCA's Pizza Meet ran Saturday, October 19th. With a shaky start due to pool issues at Gatchell, we still had 49 swimmers turn out at Valley East to compete in the first meet of the season. Our youn...
Oct 14, 2019 - Minimeet information
NCA Fall Minimeet Information When: Saturday, October 19th Junior/Senior 7 AM- 9 AM Youth and Under 11 AM- 1 PM Where: Gatchell pool Things to Know: Bottle Drive will run the same time f...
Oct 14, 2019 - Dominique's next video is uploaded
Our Head to Head Olympian, Dominique Bouchard's next video is uploaded. It is in keeping with our last session with her about TEAM CULTURE. Make sure you take some time to view it. You can view thi...
Oct 11, 2019 - Poker Social Cancelled
Please make note that our Poker Social Fund Raiser planned for October 18th is cancelled. We hope to bring it back in the winter or spring.
Oct 8, 2019 - It's time to get serious about fund raising
Nickel City Aquatics Fund Raising 2019-2020 The season is well underway and as always, we have to find ways to put some FUN into fundraising. Unlike many sport clubs, NCA does not make fund raising...
Oct 2, 2019 - Dominique is here again on Satuday Oct 5th
Dominique, our Head to Head Olympian mentor is back again working with the Development and Youth swimmers on Saturday, October 5th. Gym: 10 AM-10:45 Pool Session: 11 AM-noon Focus of the gym sess...
Sep 22, 2019 - Team spirit wear and equipment sales
TEAM SPIRIT WEAR SWIM SUIT FITTINGS AND EQUIPMENT SALES Sizing kits and equipment have arrived. Lana Clapham will be available for taking orders and for equipment sales at Gatchell pool on the follo...
Sep 15, 2019 - Parent/Coach Meetings start this week!
Hello NCA Families, Just a reminder that our Parent/Coach Meetings will start tomorrow. PLEASE TRY TO HAVE AT LEAST ONE PARENT (FAMILY MEMBER) ATTEND Junior Group - Monday Sept 16th 5:30 - 6 pm - Gatc...
Sep 10, 2019 - NEOR AGM
The NEOR region Annual General Meeting is coming up. This will offer the opportunity for members to undertake some official's clinics that they may be needing. On offer this season are the following...
Aug 30, 2019 - Program Start Up
Season Start Up is here! Welcome to the new season. A special welcome to our new swim families. Seniors start up with PM only swimming on Tuesday, Sept 3 through Friday Sept 6th. Youth, Junior and Sen...
Aug 19, 2019 - Rowan's Law concussion information
Rowan's Law: a law to encourage better understanding of the long term implications of concussion syndromes on athletes, came into effect on July 1, 2019 in Ontario. All members (parents, athletes und...
Aug 9, 2019 - Registration for new season is open
Registration for the new season is now open online. If you are not sure of which level to register your swimmer in, please contact Coach Linda at: [email protected]
Aug 4, 2019 - Head to Head with Olympian Dominique Bouchard
NCA is excited to announce that we will once again be participating in the Head to Head Mentorship program in the new season. Our Olympian Mentor Dominique Bouchard , will be returning to work wit...
Jul 25, 2019 - New Season online registration will be open on August 10, 2019
The 2019-2020 season registration will be open on August 10th, 2019 for all returning and new swimmers. If you are a new swimmer or are a returning member and are not certain of which level to get re...
Jul 24, 2019 - New Swimmers Wanted
New Swimmers Wanted Summer is flying by and NCA's 2019-2020 season starts up Monday, Sept 9th. We take new registrations throughout the season. NCA offers athletes a free 2 week trial of our progr...
Jul 12, 2019 - Ian McCloy Island Swim
All members are invited out for Sunday, morning fun at the Ian MCloy Island swim. When: Sunday, July 14th Paper Registration at 9:30 AM Swimming starts at 10 AM Who can swim? There are events for al...
Jul 8, 2019 - July News
July Update 2019-2020 Training Schedule Updated: the next season is approaching and members can view the new season training schedule online under Swimmers>>Training schedule The first draft of the...
Jul 3, 2019 - Provincial meet report
Wow, what a great finish to the season for our 6 provincial level swimmers. Tommaso D, age 15, swimming at his first Ontario Provincial (Senior)Championship meet, swam his way to best times in the 200...
Jun 19, 2019 - Thank you to our volunteers
THANK YOU TO OUR VOLUNTEERS: YOUR EXCELLENCE DRIVES OUR SUCCESS! Many hands make light work and our club volunteers are integral to keeping our club moving forward. Thank to all who pitched in to br...
Jun 19, 2019 - Festivals Meet Report
NCA had 2 swimmers attend the Swim Ontario Festival meet in Markham last weekend. Our swimmers really stepped up to the challenge of competing against the provinces fastest 10 and unders. Dorothy D s...
Jun 9, 2019 - Last week of practices for the season Schedule and Meet report
Swim for Hospice Meet NCA swimmers turned out in force to swim what will be the last meet of the season for most. We had more than 40 swimmers come and it was exciting to see swimmers and parents co...
Jun 4, 2019 - Swim for Hospice / Agm
Annual general meeting happening Saturday June 8th at Jean Hanson public school (attached to Gatchell) When: 9:30-10:30 AM Volunteer appreciation and information regarding programming for next season...
Jun 2, 2019 - Schedule for week of June 3
Schedule For week of June 3-June 9th Please note the schedule for this week as we move closer to our final weeks of swimming: Monday, June 3rd: No AM practice Practice as usual for all levels in ...
Jun 2, 2019 - Long Course Champs report
NCA sent 23 swimmers to the Jeno Tihanyi Long Course Champs this past weekend. This is the largest contingent of qualifiers that we have fielded. NCA placed second in the NEOR region and 7th ove...
May 27, 2019 - Important schedule changes
Practice Schedule Weeks of May 27th-June 3rd With the end of the regular season approaching and several meets up and coming, please make note of the following practice changes: (all practices are as ...
May 27, 2019 - Coach Richard's Farewell dinner and team social
Coach Richard's Farewell dinner will be held at the Caruso Club on Thursday, May 30th in the lower level. All members are invited to come out and socialize with your team and to wish Coach Richard a ...
May 20, 2019 - Jeno Tihanyi Champs sessions
Session times 13 & over prelims: ALL days. Warm up 7:30. Start 8:30 12& under: ALL days. Warm up noon. Start 1PM Finals: warm up 5 pm. Start 6 pm. Sign up for officiating: [email protected]
May 14, 2019 - May Long weekend practices
May Long Weekend practices Saturday Senior and Junior pool practice as usual. No RHP dryland. Development, Recreational and Youth dryland and pool as usual. All novice and Intro swimmers practice a...
May 1, 2019 - Clarification to Coach Richard dinner date
Please note the correction to date for Coach Richard's farewell dinner: Thursday, May 30th at Lower level Caruso club Time and Cost TBD
Apr 30, 2019 - Dominique's last practice May 1
Dominique's last practice with the team for the season is tomorrow am with seniors and juniors. She will be talking about how to commit to fitness during the off season and putting the swimmers throug...
Apr 28, 2019 - Timmins Fred Rams Champs Session Information
Session Times for Fred Rams Champs Timmins Session 1 Saturday May 11 All 10 and under swimmers Warm Up 10:30 AM Start 11:30 AM Session 2 Saturday May 11 All 11-14 years Warm Up 2:30 PM Star...
Apr 20, 2019 - Practice time changes for weekend of April 27-28
Please make note of practice time changes for the weekend of April 27-28 due to SLSC Invitational at LU pool. Friday, April 26th practice as usual for all groups Saturday, April 27th NO pool or dryl...
Apr 20, 2019 - Session times change for SLSC Invite
Please note new session times for SLSC Invitatational Saturday (Sprint) ALL GROUPS warm up 11 AM Start noon Satuday (Distance) ALL GROUPS Warm 3:30 Start 4 PM Sunday ALL GROUPS Warm Up 8 AM S...
Apr 19, 2019 - Correction
PLEASE NOTE: No Senior or junior RHP for swimmers on the Saturday of Easter weekend.
Apr 15, 2019 - Dominique's video on Resilience is uploaded
Our Olympian mentor, Dominique Bouchard's next video is uploaded and ready for viewing. It is available to logged in members under the Parent tag>>Head to Head on the main page of the NCA website. ...
Apr 14, 2019 - Practice changes around Easter
Please make note of the changes to practices around the Easter weekend: Seniors will have an extra practice on Tues, April 16th: Seniors practice AM 6-7:30 with RHP as usual in PM. No practice fo...
Apr 9, 2019 - Hotel Deadline for Timmins
Deadline to book your hotel room for Timmins Fred Rams Champs is April 10. Hampton Inn 848 Riverside drive. There are not many rooms available in Timmins formthis weekend so make sure not to miss t...
Apr 8, 2019 - Meet updates
April is here and we have about 11 weeks left in the regular season. Meet Update: Top Fish Meet #3 Last weekend, 6 NCA swimmers travelled to the Sault to participate in the final Top Fish meet of th...
Apr 5, 2019 - Top Meet Info
Top Fish 3 Sault St Marie Date: Sunday April 7 Location: John Rhodes recreation centre Warm up. Noon Start. 1 pm
Apr 2, 2019 - NEOR #4 meet highlights
NEOR #4 Long Course Meet an Early Season Success This past weekend 37 NCA swimmers competed at the first regional long course meet of the season. This marks the start of the long course season for m...
Apr 2, 2019 - Dominique's next visit this Saturday
Hello: Dominique's next visit is slated for Saturday, April 6th as follows: /cannca/UserFiles/Image/QuickUpload/nca-april6_081072.pdf Schedule SR/Jr pool 7-8:30 pool 8:45-9:15 gym with Dom RHP as us...
Mar 30, 2019 - NEOR 4 session times
NEOR 4 Session times Saturday: All age groups 2 PM. Sunday: Sprint events. All age groups 8 AM. Distance events (400IM and 400 Free). All groups approx. 1 PM
Mar 25, 2019 - Important schedule changes
Please make note of the changes to practice schedule in regard to the upcoming NEOR #4 meet this weekend at LU pool. Friday, March 29th, practice as usual for all levels Saturday, March 30th No pr...
Mar 17, 2019 - Swim-A-Thon Is HERE!
READY, SET,GO! Swim-A-Thon is here! Our biggest fund raising event of the season starts the week of March 18th. You can register your swimmer by clicking on the Swim-A-Thon logo on our main page. O...
Mar 15, 2019 - OYJC meet report
OYJC meet report Four NCA swimmers competed in the Provincial Youth Junior Championship, swimming at the Markham PanAm pool last weekend. This meet marked a number of firsts for NCA swimmers. Three...
Mar 13, 2019 - NEOR 4 meet deadline approaching
NEOR 4 long Course development meet deadline is approaching. This meet is appropriate for all Development, youth junior and senior swimmers to compete at. Our Olympian mentor Dominique Bouchard will b...
Mar 8, 2019 - Dominique's next video is uploaded
Our Olympian mentor, Dominique Bouchard's next video has been uploaded to the site. You can find this by logging into your account and going to Parents>Head to Head> click on the link for "Healthy H...
Mar 3, 2019 - March Break swim camp schedule finalized
The March Break swim camp times have been finalized and are available under the Event tag. Based on subscription levels, we can only offer training times to Development, Youth, Junior and Senior sw...
Mar 3, 2019 - Thank you to all
A big thank you to all who came out to help with our March Minimeet. It is exciting to see our parents stepping up to help out on deck. Thank you as always to Tony, who kept the meet running smoothl...
Mar 1, 2019 - March Minimeet info
March Minimeet Info Date: Sat, March 2 Location: Gatchell pool Warm Up: 11 am. Start 11:30 Regular swim practice in am for juniors and seniors. Regular dryland for seniors but no dry for juniors. No d...
Feb 25, 2019 - March Update
March Report Top Fish Meet: The region's Top Fish meet ran Feb 24th at Valley East pool and it was great to see so many of our developing come out to compete in spite of the weather conditions! ...
Feb 23, 2019 - Top Fish Information
Top Fish runs Sunday, Feb 24th at Howard Armstrong Pool on Dominion Drive in Valley East. Warm Up: noon Meet starts at 1 PM Officials always needed. Good Luck to our NCA swimmers!
Feb 18, 2019 - February Newsletter
February Newsletter Well we are past the mid-point in the swim season already. So far, the season is looking to be a success, moving our club forward in several directions. Meets: NEOR #3: this me...
Feb 13, 2019 - March Break swimming
March Break is around the corner. We are planning our March break swimming sessions. The tentative March camp schedule has been posted and can be reviewed under the Events tag on the main page to log...
Feb 12, 2019 - Practice as usual for all levels Wed Feb 13
FYI: Practices will run as usual tomorrow, Wednesday, Feb 13th for all levels.
Feb 12, 2019 - Deadline for sign up for Top Fish Meet
Reminder that the deadline for signing up for the Top Fish Meet in Valley East is approaching. This meet is appropriate for 12 and Under swimmers.
Feb 12, 2019 - No practice Family Day
Reminder that there is no practice for family day on Monday, Feb 18th for any level.
Feb 6, 2019 - Dave Kensit A Champs Meet report
The Dave Kensit Regional A Championship ran in SSM this past weekend. It was a success on many levels. NCA came 4 th overall, with our girls ranking 3rd overall. Last season we ranked fifth in the re...
Feb 4, 2019 - Beef and Bird Social
Reminder that NCA's fundraising social,is happening at the Beef and Bird this Sunday, Feb 10 from 2-5 PM. Tickets are still available from Breanne St Martin. Cost $20. Email Breanne at: [email protected]
Jan 26, 2019 - Practices next weekend
Please make note of practice changes for weekend Feb1-3 in regard to A Champs meet: No practice for Senior or Juniors attending the meet on Friday Feb 1 @ 3:30-5:00 PM Any Juniors not attending the me...
Jan 22, 2019 - Dominique's next visit
Dominique's next visit is scheduled for Saturday, Jan 26th at Gatchell pool. Dear NCA Swimmers: I am very excited for our next Head to Head session scheduled for Saturday January 26th . I will have...
Jan 21, 2019 - Upcoming Team Social Fund raiser
Mark your calendars for NCA's Team Social . This event will run for our parents and their friends at Beef and Bird on Lorne street on Sunday, Feb 10th from 2-5 PM. Ticket sales start this wee...
Jan 17, 2019 - Practice Changes January 19th due to NEOR 3
Please make note of the practice changes around the NEOR #3 meet in Elliot Lake being held this weekend. Twenty NCA swimmers are heading out to compete in Elliot Lake this weekend. Will keep you po...
Jan 7, 2019 - NEOR #3 Meet Information
NEOR #3 Meet Information: Meet location: Rubin Yli Juuti Center, 301 Rear Mississauga Ave, Elliot Lake, Official's Coordinator: [email protected] Please email Julieanne to sign up to vo...
Jan 4, 2019 - New Year start up
The regular swim schedule resumes the week of January 7th with the start up of the school session. Looking forward to a great winter session.
Dec 20, 2018 - Team Jackets and parka pick up
Team jackets and parkas are in and available for pickup at Gatchell as follows: Friday, Dec 21 4-6 PM Sat, Dec 22 8-10 AM
Dec 18, 2018 - Dominique's next video is uploaded
Dominique's latest video is uploaded to the website. The topic is time management for swimmers. It can be viewed by logging into your account and going to the Parents>>Head to Head. The password to v...
Dec 15, 2018 - Pre-Christmas News
Holiday Meet Report: We had 62 swimmers come out and compete at our holiday meet. Congratulations to our newest swimmers from both novice groups, who came out and swam at their first meet ever. T...
Dec 12, 2018 - Practice changes for Holiday Meet
On Saturday, Dec 15th, please note practice changes around the Holiday meet. Seniors: pool practice as usual from 7-9 AM. No dryland at RHP. Stretching in gym from 9:15-10 AM. No practice or dryl...
Dec 10, 2018 - Holiday Meet and Potluck
NCA's Annual Holiday meet is set to run Saturday, Dec 15th from 11-1 PM. We have 59 swimmers ready to race. The meet will be followed by the team potluck in the gym from 1-3 PM. All members are welco...
Dec 3, 2018 - Practice changes for weekend
This weekend most of the senior group will be attending Youth Cup in Scarborough. The meet commences Friday morning for many of the swimmers. Please note the following changes: Regular practices Frid...
Dec 2, 2018 - D and A order pick up
Please note that our D and A fund raiser pick up will be ready for pick up on Tuesday, Dec 4 at 8 Lancaster Drive ( off York Street) between 5-7 PM.
Nov 29, 2018 - Swim caps are in
Swim caps are in. Swimmers can pick them up when they come to practice.
Nov 27, 2018 - Practice changes Nov 30-Dec 1
Please make note of the practice changes around the weekend of Friday, November 30th to Saturday December 1st. Many of our swimmers in the junior, youth and development levels will be attending the...
Nov 27, 2018 - Spirit wear update
Spirit Wear Update: Our team swim suits have arrived and will be distributed this week. The NCA caps have been shipped but have been held up in Vancouver by the rotating Canada Post strike. We will ...
Nov 20, 2018 - Christmas training camp information
Our Christmas training camp is open to Senior, Junior, Youth and Development swimmers. It is meant to focus on skills development and to maintain fitness during the Christmas break. The training sch...
Nov 11, 2018 - Top Fish Information
Top Fish #1 is coming! NCA is hosting 110 swimmers from around the NEOR region on Sunday, November 18th at Gatchell Pool. We will need all hands on deck to run this meet. Once again we will be hav...
Nov 4, 2018 - Practice Changes Nov 9-12
This weekend many of our youth, junior and seniors will be travelling to the GTA to compete at the Cindy Nicholas Swim Classic, hosted by Scarborough swim club at he Markham Pan Am pool in Unionville....
Nov 4, 2018 - Session times for Cindy Nicholas and events posted
Cindy Nicholas Meet will be running this weekend at the Markham Pan AM pool 16 Main Street, Unionville, ON Session times are as follows: Friday All groups: Warm Up: 5 PM Start 6 PM Saturday: 1...
Nov 2, 2018 - Sign up for Holiday Training camp
Our Holiday training camp will run between Dec 27- Jan 3 and will terminate with a visit to the Markham PanAm pool Jan 4-7th. Swimmers in the development, youth, junior and senior levels can particip...
Nov 2, 2018 - Dominique is with the junior and senior groups today
Dominique will be working with juniors and seniors today focussing on descending pace and DPS as well as healthy habits and managing recovery. She will be back in December working with the Youth, Deve...
Oct 28, 2018 - Halloween Practice changes
Please make note of the following practice changes for Halloween, October 31: Senior and Junior all practices as usual. No practice for Youth, Development or any Novice groups on Wednesday afternoon. ...
Oct 22, 2018 - NEOR #1 meet report
Wow! What a great meet. NCA's swimmers did some seriously good swimming on the weekend. Here are some stats: our athletes put up 113 personal best times. NCA swimmers posted 50 top 3 finishes. Our...
Oct 17, 2018 - Practice change Saturday Sept 20
NCA swimmers will be competing in the first meet of the season commencing Saturday September 20th. Please make note of the following practice changes: No Saturday Pool or Dry land practice for Youth ...
Oct 15, 2018 - Official's sign up for SLSC meet
As always, swim meets can't run without the generous donation of time by swimming parents helping out on deck. This weekend's NEOR #1 meet will be running in 4 sessions and this means that more than...
Oct 13, 2018 - Hotel information for upcoming meets posted
Make note that the hotel bookings for upcoming away meets have now been posted. Make sure to note the booking deadlines for the Cindy Nicholas Swim Classic and NEOR 2. Please note that hotels are sc...
Oct 12, 2018 - NEOR #1 meet information
NEOR 1 Session Times Saturday 12 and under warm up 1 pm start 2 pm 13 and over warm Up 4 pm start 5 m Sunday 12 and under warm up 8 am start 9 am ...
Oct 9, 2018 - Dominique's next video is uploaded
Dominique's next video which is on "Accountability and Managing Expectations" is now available for viewing. How to view it: Login to your account> go to Parents > Head to Head> click on the video. (...
Oct 5, 2018 - Swim suit sizing and additional equipment sales
Swim suit sizing for swimmers who want to order the new team swim suit as well as additional equipment orders and orders for team jackets or parkas will happen on the following dates: Thurs, Oct 11t...
Sep 30, 2018 - NEOR Meet competition schedule approved
This past weekend, the NEOR Meet schedule was finalized. Amendments have been made to the NCA meet schedule in keeping with these changes. At this time, we do not foresee other changes to the competit...
Sep 30, 2018 - Thanksgiving Weekend Schedule
Please make note of the following practice changes around the Thanksgiving weekend: Friday practice as usual for all groups. Saturday: Senior , Junior, Youth all practice 7-9 AM Swim at Gatchell. No...
Sep 28, 2018 - New parent orientation
New parents are invited to attend a short meeting during which information regarding our club will be shared. Items to be shared are: how to navigate the NCA website/ How to register for swim meets/...
Sep 25, 2018 - Senior and Juniors at Gatchell pool for dryland today
In light of unsettled weather, seniors and juniors are at Gatchell pool for dryland today.
Sep 24, 2018 - Equipment sales and parka sizing
Attention to All: Our equipment order has come in. We have a supply of goggles, fins, pull buoys as well as team jackets and parkas available for sizing and to order or purchase. A big thank you t...
Sep 21, 2018 - Injury Prevention session
On Saturday Sept 22 Cathy Coulson will be on hand in the gym at Gatchell to give a talk and hands on demonstration on injury prevention and stretching for athletes and parents. senior and juniors 9-1...
Sep 12, 2018 - Letter from Dominique
Hello Nickel City Aquatics, I am so excited to announce that I will once again serve as mentor for the 2018-2019 swim season through the Head to Head program. I cannot wait to continue the mentorship...
Aug 30, 2018 - How to Try Out
Interested in finding out what the sport of competitive swimming is all about? Want to swim better, swim faster, swim farther? We have the club for you. NCA's swim season starts up Sept 10th. If y...
Aug 30, 2018 - Head to Head Information
NCA is excited to bring Head to Head back to our swimmers, parents and coaches. This year's program promises to be more exciting with new video's geared specifically to our swimmer's needs, more visit...
Aug 19, 2018 - Start Up schedule for Seniors & Juniors
This season start up for Seniors and Juniors is planned with increased volume of general conditioning at the beginning of the season and a graduated return to full swimming schedule. RHP training wil...
Jul 31, 2018 - New Swimmers wanted
NEW SWIMMERS WANTED Nickel City Aquatics 2018-2019 swim season will be starting Sept 10th. We enroll new swimmers throughout the season. Swimming is a great sport that teaches life skills such as ti...
Jul 31, 2018 - New Season is around the corner
Ready, Set, Go! The new season is just around the corner. Online registration will be open on Friday, August 10th. Regular season practices start Monday, September 10th.
Jul 9, 2018 - Ian McCloy Island Swim
The Ian McCloy Island Swim will run at Laurentian Beach on Sunday, July 15. Registration opens at 9 am and swimming starts at 10:30. Water temp is perfect for this event. There are 100/500/1600/32...
Jul 1, 2018 - AA Meet report
AA Meet Report Tomasso D and Aislinn M represented NCA at the Swim Ontario Provincial AA meet Canada Day Weekend in Markham. Both swimmers posted some excellent swims! Tomasso swam to finals in both t...
Jun 28, 2018 - Training schedule 2018-2019
The 2018-2019 swim schedule has been posted to the website. You can find this under the Swimmers tag. Dryland schedule is still to be finalized.
Jun 24, 2018 - Swim for Hospice A Success
Well we wrapped up our regular swim season with a bang. Thirty eight NCA swimmers and their parents came out to our Swim for Hospice meet. This was followed by some great food in the gym at our en...
Jun 22, 2018 - Potluck
Just a reminder that tomorrow's Swim for Hospice meet is followed by our end of season Potluck in the gym. We have the gym starting at 10:30 AM. Hoping everyone will just bring along their favouri...
Jun 20, 2018 - Swim for Hospice Meet
NCA's Third Annual Swim for Hospice meet runs at Gatchell pool on Saturday, June 23rd. Warm Up: 9 AM Start: 9:30 AM Potluck lunch to follow in the gym. For the potluck, everyone just bring your ...
Jun 4, 2018 - End of Season General Meeting
Please mark your calendars for the end of season general meeting. When: Saturday, June 9th 11 AM - noon Where: Gatchell gym Members will get info on next season's schedule and our budget and fi...
Jun 4, 2018 - End of Season Newsletter
End of Season Newsletter The wrap up to a great season is coming and what a year it has been! Still a lot of events coming up so please mark your calendars: June Schedule changes: We just received no...
May 30, 2018 - Ontario Team Challenge Meet Report
This past weekend 16 NCA swimmers attended the Ontariio Team Challenge Meet in Markham. NCA's swimmers went up against teams from both the NEOR region and a host of teams from the GTA. NCA's athlete...
May 23, 2018 - Session times for Ontario Team Challenge
'Please see the attached session times for this weekend Ontario Team Challenge: /cannca/UserFiles/File/Ontario%20Team%20Challenge%202018%20Schedule%20of%20Sessions.pdf
May 22, 2018 - Practice Changes for May 25-28th
The weekend of May 25-27 will see 17 NCA swimmers travel to Markham to compete in the Ontario Team Challenge meet at the Markham Pan AM pool. Please make note of the following practice changes: Fr...
May 18, 2018 - May Long Weekend Schedule
Please make note of the May long weekend schedule changes: Friday: practice as usual for all levels Saturday: Pool practice as usual for all levels NO RHP DRYLAND FOR SR/JR LEVELS Monday: Pool ...
May 15, 2018 - Fred Rams Meet Report
Fred Rams Champs Meet Report NCA sent 25 swimmers to the Fred Rams meet in Timmins this past weekend. What a great meet! Here are some stats: NCA was second in points overall in the region. We had 99...
May 9, 2018 - Youth RHP cancelled May 9th 2018
Please note that due to unavoidable circumstances, youth dryland at RHP is cancelled today, May 9th. Sorry for the inconvenience.
May 7, 2018 - Practice Changes for May 12 & 13
Please make note of the following practice changes for the weekend of Saturday, May 12th-Sunday, May 13th: Saturday, May 12th: Regular practice for Senior/Junior groups including RHP ...
May 5, 2018 - Pizza Meet #2 Report
Our Pizza Meet #2 was a great success with swimmers from all levels mixing it up. It was especially good to see that our parent officials are stepping up and running these meets smoothly. (The meet...
May 5, 2018 - Fred Rams Timmins Meet Information
Fred Rams Championship Information Session times: Saturday, May 12 10 and under Warm Up 10:30 AM Start 11:30 AM 11-14 Warm Up 2:30 PM ...
May 4, 2018 - Pizza Meet 2 information
Pizza Meet #2 runs Saturday, May 5th at Gatchell. Warm Up at 11 AM sharp.
May 3, 2018 - Swimathon a huge success
A Huge Thank you to all of our members who participated in our most successful Swimathon event ever. We exceeded our fundraising goal by a huge margin! Thanks as well to all the swimmers, parents and ...
May 2, 2018 - Datee Change for Jeno Tihanyi meet
To All Members: Please make note of the date change for the Jeno Tihanyi Long Course meet at LU pool. The new date for the meet is June 1-3.
Apr 27, 2018 - Swim-A-Thon Pool event Saturday, April 28
Reminder our Swim-A-Thon pool event is tomorrow at Gatchell pool from 11-12:30 with Pizza and prizes to follow in the gym. No RHP for Senior/Junior level tomorrow. Hope to see everyone come out.
Apr 24, 2018 - Introduction to Competitive swimming May Swim Camp
NCA will be running a May swim camp commencing Tuesday, May 8th and ending Thursday, May 31. Practices run at Gatchell pool from 4-5 PM Tuesdays and Thursdays for 4 weeks. What is this about? This ca...
Apr 24, 2018 - Swim-A-Thon pool event
Our Swim-A-Thon pool event will take place at Gatchell pool on Saturday, April 28th from 11-12:30. All members are encouraged to come out and have some pool fun. The event is followed by Pizza a...
Apr 17, 2018 - Official's sign up for SLSC meet
Please make yourselves available and join the fun on deck this weekend at the SLSC long course invite. Follow the link below to sign up for a session on deck. Don't forget to bring your Official's ca...
Apr 17, 2018 - Change to session times for SLSC meet
Please make note of the new session times for SLSC Long Course meet: Saturday 13 and over Sprint warm up: 8 AM Start 9 AM Saturday 12 and under Warm up: 12:30 PM Start 1:30 PM Saturday 12 and o...
Apr 16, 2018 - Practice changes for April 21
Because of the swim meet at LU pool on Saturday, April 21, please make note of the followin changes: Saturday, April 21 7-9 AM practice for Senior/ Junior and Masters Cancelled Regular practice f...
Apr 16, 2018 - SLSC Long Course meet info
SLSC long course invitational runs Saturday April 21 to Sunday, April 22 at the LU pool. Meet session times are posted and can be found by clicking on the SLSC meet on the Main page. Swimmer events ha...
Apr 11, 2018 - Last Head to Head session
Last Head to Head session with Olympian Dominique Bouchard When Saturday April 14 Senior Junior Pool: 7-9 AM. Dryland RHP ( Dominique will attend) at usual Saturday time. Youth/Development/ comp Novi...
Apr 6, 2018 - Top Fish Information
Top Fish Meet 3 Information Pool Location: Ruben Yli Juuti Center, 301 Mississauga Ave Elliot Lake Link to Map can be found here: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/301+Mississauga+Ave,+Elliot+Lake,+...
Apr 6, 2018 - Timmins bus and meal sign up
To any members travelling to the Fred Rams Champs in Timmins, please note that sign up for bus travel and for team meals is now available on the Team Functions site off the main page on the website. P...
Apr 2, 2018 - NEOR 4 Meet Report
NEOR 4 Long Course Meet ran at LU pool the weekend of April 24th and 25th. The meet was well attended and NCA fielded its largest team ever. Present for the first time were many development swimmers...
Mar 28, 2018 - Easter Weekend Schedule
Reminder: No practice for any level on Good Friday or Easter Monday. Regular practice for all levels on Saturday of the Easter Weekend. Wishing everyone a great Easter weekend with family and friend...
Mar 23, 2018 - Top Fish and Fred Rams Champs sign up
Good Morning: Top Fish #3: Just a reminder that the deadline to sign up for Top Fish in Elliot Lake is approaching fast. This meet runs on Sunday, April 8 starting at noon. It is the last Top Fish ...
Mar 21, 2018 - Session times for NEOR #4 Link to sign up for officiating
Session Times NEOR #4 Saturday, March 24 Warm Up 2 PM Start 3 PM Sunday, March 25 Warm Up 8 AM Start 9 AM Sunday, March 25 distance events 400 IM/400 Free/1500 free Warm Up approx. 1 ...
Mar 15, 2018 - Swim-A-Thon is coming!
Get Ready....Swim-A-Thon is coming! NCA's biggest fund raiser of the season is lauching on March 29th.
Mar 8, 2018 - Last regular practice before March Break
Please make note that the last regular practice before March break is Friday, March 9th. Comp Novice, Development, youth junior and seniors can sign up for March break swim camp online. Camp commenc...
Mar 8, 2018 - March Break Session times
March Break Swim Schedule March Break swimming is open to Comp Novice, Development, Youth, Junior and Senior swimmers. Cost for the camp is $30.00 All practices are at Gatchell Pool. Please sign...
Mar 4, 2018 - Pizza Meet 1 report
Our Pizza meet #1 was a great success with 32 swimmers coming out to try on distance swimming. We also had many new parents out on deck for their first go at ringing the bell for the 800's and 1500'...
Mar 3, 2018 - Dominique's next video is uploaded
Dominique's next video on Recovery and Nutrtion is available now on the NCA website. Go to the Parents tag on the main page then go to Head to Head. Enjoy!
Mar 3, 2018 - March Break swimming
March break swimming starts Monday, March 12th. All practices are at Gatchell pool. Camp information and Practice schedule is available by clicking on the March break camp under Team Functions off...
Mar 2, 2018 - Last regular practice before March Break
The last regular practice before March Break is Friday, March 9th. Regular practices resume on Monday, March 16. Swimmers wishing to participate in the March Break Swim camp should sign up online und...
Feb 28, 2018 - Pizza Meet #1 information
Pizza Meet Information When: Sunday, March 4 Warm Up: 9 AM Start: 9:30 AM Where: Gatchel pool Officials Needed: we will need officials to help out on deck. Please come prepared. Pizza will be ...
Feb 21, 2018 - Head to Head session Saturday, Feb 24
Head to Head Session #3 When: Saturday, Feb 24th Dominique returns to NCA Saturday, Feb 24th with more pearls for our swimmers. This session is about recognizing your weaknesses and how to work on...
Feb 19, 2018 - Festival Meet Report
Two NCA swimmers travelled to Ottawa to compete in the Swim Ontario Festival meet this past weekend. Keegan L and Lainna M both had stand up performances competing in their first provincial stan...
Feb 19, 2018 - Top Fish Information
Valley East Top Fish Meet Informtion Date: Sunday, Feb 25th Location: Howard Armstrong Recreation Center, Dominion Road, Valley East Warm Up: noon Start: 1 PM Officials Needed: Meets cannot run ...
Feb 15, 2018 - Officials for Top Fish
Top Fish is coming soon. Please contact Tony Staalstra to let him know that you can help out on deck. It's a great way to get up close and personal to the action. If you need a sign off for one of ...
Feb 15, 2018 - Dominique's quizzes due
Hey Everyone: Don't forget to hand in your Dominique quizzes to any one of the coaches. They are needed if you want to be in the draw for prizes when she is here on Feb 24th. Download the quiz here:...
Feb 12, 2018 - Family day weekend practices
Please take note of the Family Day Schedule as follows: Regular practice schedule for all groups on Saturday, February 17th. No practice for any group on Monday, February 19th due to Family Day closur...
Feb 2, 2018 - First report from Team Champs
After the first night of competition at the Dave Kensit regional A Champs we have the following results: 5 swimmers moving to finals 12 personal best times 11 top 8 finishes relays boys 13-15 (2teams)...
Jan 31, 2018 - Practice Schedule Feb 2-5
Practice Schedule Weekend Jan 2-4 We have 16 swimmers attending the Dave Kensit Regional Championship meet this weekend in Sault Ste. Marie. This is a points meet in which all swimmers have the...
Jan 30, 2018 - Dave Kensit Session times and Location
Dave Kensit Information Location: John Rhodes Community Center 260 Elizabeth Street, Sault Ste. Marie Sessions: #1 FRIDAY Evening, 2 Feb 2018 11 & Over 4:00 pm 5:00 pm 3.5 hrs #2 SATURDAY Morni...
Jan 14, 2018 - Practice Changes January 20th due to NEOR #3
Please note that due to NEOR 3 running this weekend that there is no AM practice for Senior, Junior or Masters swimmers on Saturday, January 20th from 7-9 AM. Due to NEOR 3 running this weekend ther...
Jan 12, 2018 - New Head to Head video posted
Be sure to watch Dominique's newest video on Perserverance and Overcoming Adversity. (Homework exercise included.) The video can be viewed by loging into your account and going to the Parents tag the...
Jan 11, 2018 - NEOR #3 Meet Information
NEOR #3 Meet Session times and location Parking: due to construction, the Fitness center parking lot is closed. Please follow the signs to designated parking. Location: CFB North Bay Fi...
Jan 6, 2018 - Practices resume
Regular swim practice schedule resumes for all swimmers on Monday, January 8th in the afternoon. No AM practice on Mon, Jan 8th.
Jan 4, 2018 - practice rescheduled
Good Morning: Please make note that practice for sr/jr level is rescheduled to Gatchell for Thursday, January 4th from 4-5:30 PM.
Jan 3, 2018 - New year start up
Please note that the regular swim schedule starts up the week of January 8th, coinciding with the return to school for swimmers. Practices start in PM on Monday, Jan 8th.
Jan 3, 2018 - Deadline for hotel booking for Dave Kensit meet
For all members who may be attending the Regional A champs meet in early February in the Sault, please note the room release date for the hotel for Dave Kensit A champs is January 5th. Rooms will be...
Jan 2, 2018 - Revised RHAC session schedule
The revised RHAC meet session schedule can be found here: /cannca/UserFiles/File/927753_Session%20Times%20RHAC%20Long%20Course%20Invitational%20(1).docx
Dec 26, 2017 - Swim Camp starts Wed, Dec 27th
The Christmas swim camp starts Wednesday, Dec 27th at Gatchell. The camp is open to all comp novice, Development, Youth, Junior, Senior and Masters swimmers. The swim camp schedule is as follows: We...
Dec 23, 2017 - A Very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
NCA wishes everyone a wonderful holiday season filled with the love of family, the comfort of great food and peacefulness of spirit. For anyone travelling out of town, travel safe. Looking forward ...
Dec 17, 2017 - Holiday Schedule
Please note that the last regular practice before the Holiday is Friday, December 22. The Holiday Swim Camp commences December 27. Details and sign up can be viewed by signed in members under the ev...
Dec 15, 2017 - Holiday Meet and Potluck
NCA's Annual Holiday meet and potluck run Saturday, Dec 16th at Gatchell pool. Warm up starts at 11 AM sharp. We will be having a potluck in the gym to follow, around 12:45. All members welcome. Br...
Dec 10, 2017 - Last Call for Holiday meet and RHAC invitational
Last day for sign up for our NCA Holiday meet which runs next Saturday, Dec 16th at Gatchell pool from 11-1 and is followed by a potluck lunch in the gym and our team picture is Monday, Dec 11th. ...
Dec 3, 2017 - Practice Monday morning Nov 4
Please note Morning practice for senior and junior and master's is cancelled for Monday morning Nov 4. Regular practice for all groups Monday Nov 4 in the PM.
Nov 29, 2017 - Practice changes Dec1&2
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Nov 27, 2017 - New Head to Head video posted
Dominique Bouchard's newest video has been posted to the Head to Head site. It is on Race Preparation and can be viewed by logged in members under the Head to Head tag. Enjoy!
Nov 26, 2017 - Barrie trojans Meet Info
Barrie Trojans Meet Info Meet Location: East Bayfield Community Centre, 80 Livingstone St. E., Barrie, Ontario, L4M 6X9 Meet Sessions Friday Dec 1 (13 and over) Warm Up: 3:45 Start 4:30 Sa...
Nov 26, 2017 - NEOR #2 meet information
NEOR #2 Meet Information Pool Address: North Bay YMCA 186 Chippewa Street W North Bay P1B 6 G2 Sessions: Saturday Dec 2 Warm Up ( All swimmers) noon Start 1 PM ...
Nov 21, 2017 - Top Fish Thank you
A huge thank you to all our parents and swimmers and coaches who came out to participate in our Top Fish meet on Sunday, November 19. NCA played host to 140 swimmers. It was exciting to hear the swim...
Nov 21, 2017 - Dave Kensit A time standards now available
The Dave Kensit Regional A Time standards are now available. For those new to swimming, the A time standard is the first time standard that swimmers set their sights on. The A time standard is in Sh...
Nov 14, 2017 - Top Fish Information
Top Fish #1 runs this Sunday, November 19th at Gatchell Pool. Gym opens at 9:30 and pool opens at 10:15. We are looking for volunteers in the following areas: Saturday Pool set up: 4-5:15 PM Gat...
Nov 6, 2017 - Practice changes for Pool Closure Monday, Nov 13
City Pools are closed Monday, November 13th so no swimming for any level. Development may swim at Gatchell from 4:30-5:30 on Friday, November 10th.
Oct 29, 2017 - Gatchell pool open for Monday, Oct 30th
Gatchell pool is open and we will have regular practices for all groups commencing Monday, October 30th.
Oct 26, 2017 - Practice times for October 27 2017
Please make note of the following practice time changes and locations for Friday, October 27. Senior/Junior/Masters Friday 6-7:30 AM 4-5 PM Location : Dow Pool Youth/ Pre comp novice /Co...
Oct 25, 2017 - New NEOR Session times
Please make note of the following session time changes for the upcoming NEOR #1 meet hosted at LU pool Saturday- Sunday Oct 28-29th. ALL RACING WILL TAKE PLACE IN THE DEEP END ONLY. NO DIVING DURIN...
Oct 19, 2017 - NEOR #1 session times
NEOR #1 Meet Session Times LU Pool Saturday, October 28 Warm Up (all groups) 2 PM Start 3 PM Sunday, October 29 Warm Up (all groups) 8 AM Start 9 AM
Oct 14, 2017 - NEOR #1 deadline for sign up
NEOR #1 swim meet sign up deadline is Monday, October 16th. This meet is appropriate for all Development, Youth, Junior and Senior swimmers.
Oct 13, 2017 - Head to Head new videos
Olympian Dominique Bouchard's next videos are now available on the NCA website to logged in members. The videos deal with Mentorship and Goal Setting and include some homework for swimmers. Swimm...
Oct 4, 2017 - Thanksgiving weekend practice schedule
Please make note of the following schedule changes for the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend: Friday, October 6th: Development welcome to swim from 4-5 PM at Gatchell ...
Sep 23, 2017 - First Head to Head clinic Saturday Sept 30th
NCA's first Head to Head session with Rio Olympian Dominique Bouchard takes place Saturday, Sept 30th at Gatchell. Parents are welcome to attend all sessions. Please review the schedule below: Sr/...
Sep 18, 2017 - Dryland starts at RHP
Reminder that dryland at the RHP training center on Kelly Lake Road commences as per the regular schedule for youth, junior and senior levels this week.
Sep 14, 2017 - Official's Clinics this weekend
On Saturday, September 16th the NEOR region will be hosting Swim Official's clinics. The clinics available are as follows: Strokes and Turns, Starter, Chief Finish Judge, Chief Judge Electronics,...
Sep 11, 2017 - Swim suit sizing and equipment
Swim Suit Sizing The sizing kits for the custom NCA swim suits are available for fitting as follows: Tuesday Sept 12 5-6 pm at Gatchell Wed Sept 13 4:30-5:30 PM at Dow Thursday & Friday 14th and 1...
Aug 16, 2017 - Head to Head comes to NCA
Nickel City Aquatics is excited to bring the Head to Head program to our members for this season! Head to Head is a program which directly links Olympians with young athletes and their families and...
Aug 9, 2017 - Registrations Open
The new swim season is just around the corner and it will be an exciting one! Coach Richard will be touching down on September 1st and be looks forward to getting all our swimmers into shape. Online...
Aug 9, 2017 - New Swimmers wanted
Nickel City Aquatics new season will commence Saturday, Sept 9th. We welcome new swimmers throughout the season. NCA offers programming for swimmers of all levels. If you are interested in finding...
Jul 12, 2017 - NCA welcomes Head Coach
Nickel City Aquatics is excited to welcome back Coach Richard Buwaj , commencing with the 2017 - 2018 season. Coach Richard's bio is available on the main page under the coaches tag. Coach Richard ...
Jul 12, 2017 - Season Swim Schedule posted
The 2017-2018 training schedule has been posted to the website and is available under the Swimmer's Tag on the main page. Coming soon: the 2017-2018 competition schedule.
Jun 26, 2017 - Year-End Competition Wrap-Up
Year-End Competition Wrap-Up The end of the swim season closed off for our team with the NCA Swim for Hospice Meet and the Swim Ontario Summer Festival. Hospice Meet We had 37 of our NCA swimmers ...
Jun 13, 2017 - Tihanyi Champs Meet Wrap-Up
Meet Wrap-Up Jeno Tihanyi Championship This past weekend, we had 15 swimmers participate in the NEOR-Huronia Jeno Tihanyi Long Course Championship. Congratulations to all our swimmers that compe...
Jun 3, 2017 - LC Tihanyi & End-of-Season Dates
LC Tihanyi & End-of-Season Dates Jeno Tihanyi Long Course Championship , June 9-11 We have 16 swimmers qualified for this championship meet. For most of these swimmers, this will be the last meet of...
May 29, 2017 - Fred Rams Wrap-Up & Other Updates
Fred Rams & Other Updates Fred Rams Meet Wrap-Up This past weekend, 14 NCA swimmers travelled to Timmins to compete in the Fred Rams Memorial Championship. This year, we had a very young contingent ...
May 27, 2017 - Annual General Meeting
Annual General Meeting Wednesday, June 7 Econolodge (formerly Sudbury Inn) on Lorne street Time: 7 PM Please mark your calendars and plan to attend the Annual general meeting. Important informat...
May 24, 2017 - End-of-May Updates
May 17, 2017 - Mid-May Update
Mid-May Update Sudbury Laurentian Spring Long Course Invitational – Wrap-Up This past weekend our team participated in the Sudbury Laurentian Spring Long Course Invitational. This turned out to be...
May 10, 2017 - May Newsletter
May Newsletter SLSC Invitational , May 12-14 For swimmers not participating at the SLSC Invitational, practices will take place as per regular training schedule. Meet Participants As reported in...
May 4, 2017 - Krispy Kreme
Hello swim parents, Steve will be picking up the doughnuts tonight and will need them picked up for presales tomorrow. The best option is to get them from the pool between 6am and 7:30am. After that...
May 3, 2017 - Ontario Team Challenge - Meet Wrap-Up
Ontario Team Challenge April 28-30, 2017 This past weekend the Nickel City Aquatics team competed in the Ontario Team Challenge held in the Pan Am Centre pool in Markham. A challenging meet that o...
Apr 23, 2017 - Pilates Cancellation: April 25&26
Pilates Pro has cancelled this week’s sessions on Tuesday & Wednesday. These cancellations have been more frequent than expected. I will meet with Jenine, the Pilates Pro owner and instructor, to help...
Apr 21, 2017 - Krispy Kreme Funraiser
Krispy Kreme Fundraiser The families of the swimmers competing at a meet in Montreal held from May 19-21 have chosen to do a Krispy Kreme fundraiser. These families and swimmers are asked to presel...
Apr 20, 2017 - April Newsletter
Newsletter The next couple of months will be very exciting! We will be participating in a lot of competitions! To kick it all off, next week we have 20 swimmers travelling to Markham for the Provinc...
Apr 17, 2017 - Wednesday PM Cancellation
Out of respect for Linda and her family and to allow swimmers, families and coaches to attend the wake, all practice sessions (swim & Pilates) are cancelled this Wednesday afternoon, April 19.
Apr 16, 2017 - NCA in mourning
On behalf of the NCA Executive and coaches, it is with heavy hearts that we inform you that coach Linda's beloved husband Paul passed away Thursday night with Linda, Leah and Jordan by his side. Visit...
Apr 6, 2017 - Easter Swim Schedule
Easter Scheduling Friday, April 14 All practices cancelled , the facility is closed Saturday, April 15 Provincial Plus, Festival, Juniors & Masters: 7:00-9:00am, no dryland Intro: 9:00-10:00am Sk...
Apr 5, 2017 - Porketta Bingo
Fundraising, Fun and FREE MEAT !!! Who: Nickel City Aquatics Swim Club What: Porketta Bingo Where: Trevi Tavern, 1837 Lasalle Blvd. When: Saturday, May 6 th at 2 p.m. Why: Raising funds is benef...
Apr 3, 2017 - TOP FISH MEET #3
Top Fish #3 Top Fish #3 is held in Sault Ste Marie on Sunday, April 9th. John Rhodes Community Pool, 280 Elizabeth St Warm-Up : 12:00pm, Session Start : 1:00pm Individual Entries: /cannca/UserFiles...
Apr 2, 2017 - Swim-a-Thon Thanks
Thank you to everyone that helped make our Swim-a-Thon a successful event. The kids & coaches had a blast and it was great seeing the parents race hard. Now we know where the kids get it from :-))) Ap...
Mar 31, 2017 - Swim-a-Thon
Swim-a-Thon As a reminder, our Swim-a-Thon is being held tomorrow, Saturday, April 1st from 11:00am-1:00pm. Like last year, each swimmer is asked to bring a pair of socks and mitts or gloves. Swim-a...
Mar 27, 2017 - End-of-March Updates
Newsletter NEOR #4 Wrap-Up This past weekend, we had 19 of our swimmers attend the NEOR #4 meet held at Laurentian University. For most of our swimmers, NEOR #4 was the first long course (LC) meet o...
Mar 21, 2017 - NEOR #4
NEOR #4 – Long Course Saturday, March 25 W-Up: 2:00pm – 2:50pm, Meet Start: 3:00pm Sunday, March 26 W-Up: 8:00am – 8:50am, Meet Start: 9:00am Distance events warm-up starts after completion of m...
Mar 6, 2017 - March Newsletter
Newsletter Pilates There will be no Pilates held this upcoming Wednesday. Pilates has also been cancelled the week of March Break. Therefore, there will be no classes on March 8 th , 14 th & 15 ...
Mar 1, 2017 - Practice & Pilates Cancellation
Due to the current weather conditions, all practices at Gatchell & Dow have been cancelled for tonight (Wednesday, March 1). Pilates has also been cancelled! Best be safe! Thank you for your und...
Feb 24, 2017 - March Break Scheduling
MARCH BREAK This is to advise that there will be no swimming for the Intro, Skills, Novice & Development levels on Saturday, March 11. Historically, the Saturday kicking off March Break is usually ver...
Feb 21, 2017 - Pilates Cancellation: Feb 22
Pilates Jenine has fallen ill with the flu. Regrettably, Pilates is therefore cancelled this Wednesday, February 22nd. Festival swimmers are welcome to attend the Provincial Plus practice from 3:30-5:...
Feb 16, 2017 - Family Day: Practice Cancellations
Family Day Please be advised no practices will take place on Monday, February 20 th , due to Family Day. The facility will be closed. Enjoy the down time!
Feb 12, 2017 - Pilates Cancellation: Feb 14&15
Pilates Jenine is away this week for professional development. Pilates is therefore cancelled this Tuesday (14th) and Wednesday (15th). The Provincial Plus group will swim Tuesday evening from 4:00-...
Feb 10, 2017 - Friday & Saturday Practice Cancellations
Dear Members, I have just been advised of a very large pool fouling at the Gatchell pool. Consequently, the pool is currently shut down for all of tonight (Friday, Feb. 10 th ) and tomorrow morning ...
Feb 8, 2017 - Dave Kensit Wrap-Up
Dave Kensit Memorial Championship This past weekend 14 of our swimmers travelled to Sault Ste Marie for our regional Dave Kensit Memorial Championship. Congratulations to all our NCA swimmers for t...
Feb 4, 2017 - A Big Thank you
A big thank you goes out to everyone who helped put together our minimeet. We had a great turn out with lots of swimmers stepping up to new distances and new events. Thank you to the new parents who ...
Jan 31, 2017 - Timer's Clinic
Timer's Clinic Date: Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 Where: 1903 Millwood Cr (Lo-Ellen) Time: 7 PM - 8:30 PM Sign Up under functions online
Jan 30, 2017 - February 3-6 Scheduling
Scheduling Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th & Monday 6th Our second in house mini-meet will take place this Saturday, February 4 from 11:00am-1:00pm. All swimmers not attending the Dave Kensit Memorial Ch...
Jan 22, 2017 - NCA general meeting
NCA General Meeting All members are encouraged to attend a general meeting on Saturday January 28th. Time: 9:30-11:00 Location: Gatchell School gym There will be a general agenda plus an orientat...
Jan 17, 2017 - Mid-January Update
Mid-January Update style= "font-size:11.0pt;font-family:">Welcome to the Winter Swim Season, there are many exciting things happening! style= "font-size:11.0pt;font-family:">NEOR #3 style= "fon...
Dec 24, 2016 - Merry Christmas
Season's Greetings! In warm appreciation, the Board & coaches extend their very best wishes for a happy holiday season.
Dec 13, 2016 - Holiday Schedule
Holiday Schedule Starting the week of December 19, a modified schedule will take place for a 3-week block. Please view the following schedule: /cannca/UserFiles/File/Schedule_Holidays2016_II(3).xls...
Dec 12, 2016 - A Huge THANK YOU!
A huge thank you goes out to everyone who helped with our Holiday Minimeet which ran on December 10th. We had 46 swimmers join us for a great little meet. Several swimmers competed for the first ti...
Dec 2, 2016 - Sat Dec 3 practice times
Just a reminder that Saturday Dec 3 , pre comp novice, comp novice and development swim times are all together at Gatchell pool from 11-12 AM.
Nov 27, 2016 - End-of-November Updates
Updates Pilates This Wednesday, Jenine is unavailable and Pilates is therefore cancelled (November 30th). The Festival swimmers are welcome to join the Provincial Plus swim practice that takes place...
Nov 26, 2016 - Porketta Bingo
Mark your calendars for our first ever Porketta Bingo social. Date: Saturday, November 26 at 2 PM Location: Trevi Tavern Come out and join the fun. Bring family and friends. This is a family ...
Nov 19, 2016 - Top Fish Meet Times
Top Fish Meet runs at Gatchell Pool Sunday, November 20th. We require approximately 15 people for set up from 9:30-11:30. Warm Up for NCA swimmers: 11:30 AM. Start time: 12:30. Volunteers for...
Nov 12, 2016 - Top Fish #1: Event Entries
Top Fish #1 Swimmer Events Gatchell Pool, November 20, 11am Click the links below to find out which races your swimmer(s) has been entered in: Individual Events: /cannca/UserFiles/File/IndividualE...
Nov 8, 2016 - Remembrance Day & Pilates
Remembrance Day All practices are cancelled on Friday, November 11 th . The pool facility is closed. The Provincial Plus swimmers will have an additional session on Thursday morning from 6:00-7:30am. ...
Nov 1, 2016 - Early November Newsletter
Early-November Newsletter NEOR #1 Wrap-Up This past weekend, we had 24 NCA swimmers participate in the first swim meet of the season. Our swimmers did quite well! Technical improvements were obser...
Oct 26, 2016 - Saturday, Oct 29 Schedule Update
Due to NEOR #1, practices are cancelled this Saturday for the Festival, Junior and Youth swimmers. For the remaining swimmers, the training schedule will be as followed: Saturday, October 29, 2016 7...
Oct 23, 2016 - Strokes and Turns clinci
Strokes and Turns Clinic When: Tuesday, October 25th 6:45-8:00 PM Where: Linda Tenhunen's house @ 1903 Millwood Cr, Sudbury, Ontario Who Should Attend: any members who are looking to start thei...
Oct 18, 2016 - NEOR #1: Meet Entries
NEOR #1 Hosted by SLSC at the Laurentian University Olympic Gold Pool on October 29 & 30, 2016 Saturday, October 29, Warm-Up: 2:00-2:50pm, Meet Start: 3:00pm Sunday, October 30, Warm-Up: 8:00-8:50am, ...
Oct 11, 2016 - Mid-October Update
Mid-October Update Pilates Unfortunately, Jenine is ill and will not be able to provide us with her services this week. As a result, Pilates will be cancelled on Tuesday 11 th & Wednesday 12 th . T...
Oct 4, 2016 - Early October Update
Early October Update Thanksgiving Weekend With the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend, we have chosen to modify the schedule for this Saturday, October 8. Thank you for your understanding. May you have...
Sep 26, 2016 - Equipment sales and swim suit sizing
This week we will continue with our equipment sales and swim suit sizing at Gatchell and Dow pools. Equipment available includes: fins, goggles and pull buoys. The sizing kits for the NCA swim suit...
Sep 26, 2016 - News Update
With the swim season in the full swing of things, I again wish a warm welcome to all new and returning families. Only a couple of weeks into the start of our season and we are already planning parti...
Sep 13, 2016 - Official's Clinics this weekend
On Saturday, Sept 17th all interested members can attend the NEOR sponsored Official's clinics. These clinics are free and open to all. These will help you on your way to climbing the ladder of Off...
Sep 8, 2016 - Official Start Dates & Other
Aug 30, 2016 - Swim Assessments Saturday Sept 17th
COME SWIM WITH US! The new swim season is just around the corner. We will be having new swimmer assessments on Saturday, September 17th at Gatchell pool between 9 AM-11 AM. Just bring your goggles and...
Aug 26, 2016 - Registration Reminder
A new swim season is upon us. After a thrilling Olympics, we are very excited to get going! To launch it all off, I would like to invite you to my place for a Meet & Greet on Saturday, September 1...
Aug 17, 2016 - Registrations Open
Come Swim With Us! Nickel City Aquatics competitive swimming program has something to offer every interested swimmer. Whether you are a youngster just learning your strokes or a highschool swimmer ...
Aug 11, 2016 - Assistant Coach Hire
Nickel City Aquatics would like to welcome Thierry Middleton to the coaching staff as the new Assistant to the Head Coach. Thierry has a wealth of swimming knowledge and experience. Swimming has been ...
Jul 10, 2016 - Year-End Competition Wrap-Up
Jun 11, 2016 - Hospice Meet
Swim For Hospice Meet A Success NCA's final meet of the season was a big success and saw more than 40 swimmers come out for an end of season blast. In the process, we raised over 2000 dollars for M...
Jun 3, 2016 - Tihanyi Champs: Start Time Change
Due to the Saturday morning session running longer than expected, the Saturday afternoon session (12&U) has been moved 1 hour later to WARM-UP at 1:00pm and RACING at 2:00pm.
Jun 3, 2016 - June Update
May 25, 2016 - Annual General Meeting
Mark your calendars for the Annual General Meeting to be held at the Sudbury Inn on Lorne Street Date: Tuesday, June 7th at 7 PM Why Attend: member will receive important information about chang...
May 17, 2016 - Mid-May Updates
Mid-May Updates East Side Mario’s Invitational Over the weekend, we had 12 swimmers compete at the East Side Mario’s Invitational Long Course Swim Meet. The meet was held Laurentian University’s Oly...
May 13, 2016 - Warm-Up Time Change
East Side Mario Invite Change of warm-up time for Saturday & Sunday Warm-up: 8:00am (previously 7:30am) Racing Start: 9:00am
May 9, 2016 - East Side Mario Swimmer Entries & Info
May 2, 2016 - May News Update
May News Update Division III Meet This past weekend NCA travelled to Markham for the Swim Ontario – Division III Team Championship where our 27 swimmers had a terrific meet! For most of our swimmers...
Apr 24, 2016 - April Wrap-Up
April Wrap-Up Future Stars Camp Last weekend NCA once again proved that we can work together and step up to provide our swimmers with experiences that can enrich their lives. We were very fortunate ...
Apr 10, 2016 - April Newsletter
Swim-a-Thon Thank you to all the volunteers that helped organize and ensure the smooth running of this event. It was clearly a success! Our more experienced swimmers did an awesome job managing thei...
Apr 6, 2016 - Pilates Cancellation: April 6
Due to the current weather conditions and road travel, tonight's Pilates has been cancelled by Jenine . Thank you for your understanding!
Mar 27, 2016 - Happy Easter
Happy Easter to all our member families!
Mar 10, 2016 - March Break Update
Intro, Novice & Devo This is to advise that there will be no swimming for the Intro, Novice & Devo levels this coming Saturday, March 12, from 12-2pm at the Dow Pool. I have been advised that historic...
Mar 2, 2016 - Pilates Cancellation
Pilates is cancelled for Wednesday, March 2, 2016.
Mar 1, 2016 - March Newsletter
Feb 23, 2016 - Top Fish #2: VEW
TOP FISH MEET #2 The Top Fish #2 meet is being held this weekend on Sunday, February 28th, 2016 at the Howard Armstrong Recreation Centre in Hanmer. The warm up is at 12:00 PM and the meet starts ...
Feb 17, 2016 - Youth 1&2 and Sr Scheduling Update
Youth 1, Youth 2 & Seniors These levels will swim together this Friday evening, February 19. The practice will take place from 4:00-6:00pm at Gatchell. Thank you for your understanding!
Feb 11, 2016 - This Weekend Updates
Weekend Updates Family Day Monday, February 15 is Family Day. City facilities are closed and as such all NCA practices are cancelled. Saturday Youth As a reminder, from now on, all Saturday mornin...
Feb 10, 2016 - Dave Kensit Wrap-Up & Other
Feb 4, 2016 - Dave Kensit Session Report
See below for the Dave Kensit Session Report. Please note, idicated are the competition start times. Warm-Ups start one hour earlier. Dave Kensit Session Report: /cannca/UserFiles/File/SessionReport_...
Jan 31, 2016 - Next Week Schedule Changes Update
Next Week Schedule Change February 5-7th, 2016 There seemed to be some confusion regarding next week’s schedule change. I have provided some additional information below: Friday, February 5: Senio...
Jan 29, 2016 - Practice Change & Dave Kensit
Next Week Schedule Change February 5-7th, 2016 Next weekend our qualified swimmers are traveling to Sault Ste. Marie for the 3-day regional Dave Kensit Championship. Due to coach travel and availabi...
Jan 27, 2016 - Pilates Cancellation: Jan 27
Hello All, I wish to advise that tonight’s Pilates session (Jan. 27) for the Youth & Development swimmers has been cancelled. Jenine has the flu and does not feel well enough to take on tonight’s gr...
Jan 20, 2016 - Meet Wrap-Ups
January Update Meet Wrap Up NEOR #3 This past weekend saw 19 of our swimmers take part in NEOR #3 at the North Bay military base. NEOR Developmental meets are open to all Development, Youth and Senior...
Jan 13, 2016 - 2015 Fitness Tax Credits
Please note that 2015 Fitness Tax Credits are currently being calculated and receipts will be emailed to all families by the first week in February.
Jan 12, 2016 - Reminder Pilates resumes Jan13
Just a reminder that Pilates resumes tomorrow Jan 13 at Pilates Pro 4:30 PM for all development and Youth swimmers.
Jan 10, 2016 - NEOR #3: North Bay
NEOR #3 Development Meet January 16-17 th , 2016 DATE: January 16-17 th , 2016 HOSTED BY: CT-33 Thunder Bird Swim Clu...
Jan 5, 2016 - January Updates Important Info
New Year’s Update Important Info for Jan &Feb Happy New Year! January, February and March will be very busy months for us, please ensure to visit our website regularly for updates. On the calend...
Dec 21, 2015 - Holiday Mini-Meet & Luncheon Wrap-Up
Holiday Mini-Meet & Luncheon We are happy to say our Holiday Mini-Meet & Luncheon were a success! We had over 50 swimmers and their families partaking. For the Mini-Meet, some swam events for the ...
Dec 19, 2015 - Warm up for the Minimeet
Warm Up for the Minimeet is at 9 AM Sunday December 20 at Gatchell Pool. Lunch at the Italian club in Copper Cliff at 1 PM.
Dec 17, 2015 - X-Mas Mini-Meet Entry Report
Christmas Mini-Meet Below you will find the link to the meet file with the swimmers' events for the Christmas Mini-Meet. Meet Entry Report: /cannca/UserFiles/File/MeetEntryReport_XMasMiniMeet.pdf The...
Dec 17, 2015 - Updated Holiday Training Schedule - Corrections
Dec 14, 2015 - Age Group Provincials Wrap-Up
Age Group Provincials This past weekend Age Group Provincials were held in Toronto at the Etobicoke Olympium. Joseph Deni and Gavin Staalstra were the two swimmers who partook. Joseph had an amazing...
Dec 8, 2015 - Pilates Correction
Development & Youth Pilates will take place this Wednesday, December 9, for the Development and Youth swimmers. In my initial email/news posting I had dated it for December 15th. This is incorrect. I ...
Dec 7, 2015 - Scheduling Changes
Development & Youth Pilates will take place this Wednesday, December 9, for the Development and Youth swimmers. Scheduling Changes Please take not that due to a lack in coaching availability this we...
Dec 1, 2015 - NEOR #2 & Trojan Cup Wrap-Up
Last weekend, the Youth and Development swimmers were off competing in North Bay while the Seniors travelled to Barrie for the Trojan Cup. After discussing with the coaches, it is my understanding our...
Nov 24, 2015 - A Few Updates
Development & Youth There will be no Wednesday Pilates for the next two weeks: November 25 th & December 2 nd . It will resume on December 7 th . NEOR #2 – North Bay I was advised by meet managem...
Nov 22, 2015 - Bring your indoor shoes to the Top Fish Meet
Just a reminder that outdoor footwear is not permitted past the lobby at the city pools. There will be a space in the gym to put your boots! Bring your indoor footwear to the meet!
Nov 19, 2015 - Competition Weekend Scheduling Update
Hello Swim Families, Next week, there are two swim meets taking place. The NEOR #2 in North Bay (November 28 & 29) for the Youth & Development and the Seniors are travelling to Barrie for the Trojan...
Nov 16, 2015 - Top Fish Entries and Session Times
Top Fish #1 Individual Meet Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/MeetEntryReport_TopFish.pdf Relay Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/RelaysEntryReport_TopFish.pdf *Relays are subject to change Meet set up ...
Nov 15, 2015 - Holiday Season Minimeet and Lunch
Mark your calendars for our Annual Holiday Minimeet which will run Sunday December 20 at gatchell pool from 9-12:30. This is followed by a team luncheon at the Italian club in Coppercliff from 2-4 PM...
Nov 14, 2015 - Top Fish #1 & NEOR #2
Top Fish This is the last chance to confirm participation for our regional Top Fish meet, hosted by NCA at Gatchell on Sunday, November 22. This meet is for swimmers 11 years of age and under. Pleas...
Nov 9, 2015 - Practice Cancellation
I have been advised the Gatchell and Dow facilities are closed this Wednesday, November 11 for Remembrance Day. All scheduled swim practices are therefore cancelled. Youth and Development dryland is s...
Nov 6, 2015 - Swim suits sizing and orders
We will be having 2 more opportunities to try on our NCA sizing suits as follows: Friday Nov 6 Gatchell pool 4-6 PM. Saturday Dow pool 11-12 AM How To Order? Once you know the size and type of suit...
Nov 5, 2015 - Equipment reminder
A reminder that all swimmers should have the equipment appropriate for their level. For information on the equipment needs for your swimmer, go to the Swimmers Info Tab on the website. Information a...
Nov 3, 2015 - November Newsletter
Nov 2, 2015 - Team Swim Suit Sizing Dates
The team swim suit sizing kits are in: Below you will see an example of the the suits but this year we also have the fly back model girls suits to choose from which may fit some swimmers better. We...
Nov 2, 2015 - Development and Novice Skills and Thrill meet
All novice and development swimmers are invited to join in our Skills and Thrills minimeet on Saturday, November 7th at Dow pool. The fun starts at noon and runs until around 2 PM. The goal of this...
Oct 27, 2015 - Wednesday Dryland Cancellation
The following is to advise that tomorrow’s, Wednesday Oct 28, dryland session at Lockerby for the Development and Youth swimmers has been cancelled. Our regrets!
Oct 16, 2015 - More Club Updates
NEOR #1 Saturday, Oct 17: Warm-Up from 2:00-3:00pm, Meet Start at 3:00pm Sunday, Oct 18: Warm-Up from 8:00-9:00am, Meet Start at 9:00am Seniors : Saturday Oct 17 morning practice as per the usual ...
Oct 12, 2015 - NEOR #1: Meet Entries
Below you will find your swimmer's individual meet entries for NEOR #1, along with all relay entries. I have also included the meet package containing all relevant meet information. Individual Meet En...
Oct 6, 2015 - Youth and Development Fitness
First Fitness of the season for youth and development swimmers commences at Lockerby Highschool Wed, Oct 7. Boys 4:30-5:15. Girls 5:15-6:00PM Athletes should enter the school by the main entrance and...
Oct 1, 2015 - October Newsletter
Welcome to all our Nickel City Aquatics Swimmers and Families With the swim season well on its way, I wish a warm welcome to all new and returning families. Already a few weeks into the start of the...
Sep 23, 2015 - Officials registration and Clinic
On Saturday Sept 26 th our first Officials Clinic will be running at the Sudbury Inn on Lorne street just down from Cara's. Members will have the opportunity to obtain their clinics in Timekeeper, s...
Sep 15, 2015 - Wednesday Dryland: Youth 1, Youth 2 & Devo
This is a reminder to everyone that the scheduled Wednesday dryland for the Youth 1, Youth 2 & Development levels only begins the week of October 5th.
Aug 3, 2015 - New Season Registration
COME SWIM WITH US! Nickel City Aquatics online registration is open for registrations (both new and old). We are excited about the upcoming swim season, expecting to build the momentum that a succes...
Jul 12, 2015 - End of Season Meet Wrap-Up
Jul 8, 2015 - 32nd Annual Ian McCloy Island Swim
32 nd Annual Ian McCloy Island Swim Sunday, July 19, 2015 The swim features events for children and adults, including a 100m youth swim, 500m, 1.6km and 3.2km swim challenges. Registration opens...
Jun 30, 2015 - Come Swim With Us! Registration Info
Want to Swim? Want to Swim Fast? Come September Nickel City Aquatics will be registering new swimmers for the 2015-2016 season. At NCA, our dedicated coaching staff will provide your child with the ...
Jun 10, 2015 - Summer swim camps
The first of our 2 week summer swim camps will be starting Monday, June 15th at Gatchell pool. The camp will introduce new swimmers to the basic elements of swimming as a competitive sport. If you wo...
Jun 4, 2015 - Jeno Tihanyi Meet Session Times
Jeno Tihanyi Meet Sessions Times Friday June 5 13 & over warm up 1 PM 12 & under warm up 5 PM Sat June 6 13& over warm up 7:30 AM 12 & under warm up noon Sat June 6 Finals...
Jun 3, 2015 - Practice Cancellations & Changes
All Gatchell practices are cancelled this Friday afternoon (June 5 th 4-6pm) and Saturday morning (6 th 7-9am). The Senior swimmers have a Friday morning session scheduled from 6:30-7:30am. The ...
Jun 1, 2015 - Jeno Tihanyi LC Champs - Meet Entries
Below you will find the links to the swimmer and relay entries for the Jeno Tihanyi LC meet: Individual Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/MeetEntryReport_Individual.pdf Relays: /cannca/UserFiles/File/...
Jun 1, 2015 - Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting will run on Thursday, June 11 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Sudbury Inn on Lorne street just down from Cara's diner. (This used to be Cassio's Hotel). Important year end and...
May 31, 2015 - Spagetti Meet and Lunch Fun for All!
Spagetti Meet and Lunch a Great Time! Today nearly 40 NCA swimmers competed in the end of season Spagetti Meet. The meet was followed by an excellent lunch and delicious cake for all. The meet was ...
May 28, 2015 - Training schedule
Gatchell pool repairs are completed. Regular schedule resumes on Saturday, May 30 with AM practice from 7-9 AM for Senior Junior and Youth levels. Regular schedule will be running for all levels unt...
May 22, 2015 - Schedule Update
Below you will find the updated training schedule. Please ensure to verify your emails or the NCA website in case of any further changes. Pool space, lane availability and training times were determin...
May 21, 2015 - Practice Changes
The Gatchell pool is currently having issues with the water temperature as their boiler unit is broken. The water temperature is continuing to drop and it is now questionable to further train in. It i...
May 19, 2015 - Fred Rams "B" Champs Meet Entries
Individual meet entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/Individual-MeetEntries_NCA.pdf Relay Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/RelayEntries_NCA.pdf
May 17, 2015 - May 18 - Practice Cancellation
This is a kind reminder advising there are no swim practices scheduled on Monday, May 18, due to pool closure.
May 14, 2015 - May Update
May 4, 2015 - Swim Practices Update
Due to a competition (East Side Mario's at LU) being held this weekend, practices on Friday evening (8th) and Saturday morning (9th) have been cancelled. The afternoon practices at the Dow pool will b...
May 3, 2015 - East Side Mario's Meet
EAST SIDE MARIO'S May 8-10, 2015 Laurentian University – Olympic Gold Pool Friday All Ages W-Up: 4pm-5:30pm, Meet Start: 5:30pm Saturday Prelims 13&O W-Up: 7:30-8:30am, Meet Start: 8:30pm Timed ...
Apr 7, 2015 - NEOR #4 Entries
Below you will find the link to the NEOR #4 meet entries. There are no relays at this meet. Meet Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/NEOR4_Entries_NCA.pdf Meet Package: /cannca/UserFiles/File/Meet%20Pac...
Apr 5, 2015 - Bus and Hotel for Fred Rams Champs
Fred Rams Championship Please make note that sign up is now available for the bus to Fred Rams. You can find the sign up under the Events tag on the Main page. Also, please make your hotel reservatio...
Mar 30, 2015 - Easter Practice Cancellations
This is to advise that practices are cancelled this Friday (4th) and next Monday (6 th ) for Easter. The Saturday practices will be held as scheduled.
Mar 17, 2015 - Cross-country update
Cross-country update Tiia has advised that we are still ok for the cross-country skiing tomorrow. Some of the trails may be icy, but the lake skiing is nice. Tiia also expressed it will be free of cha...
Mar 10, 2015 - March Newsletter
Feb 23, 2015 - Youth 1 Dryland: Tuesday Feb 24
Tiia has advised that the Youth 1 are to meet at Delki Dozi for their Tuesday dryland as they will be playing snow games. Please have your children dress accordingly. Thanks!
Feb 23, 2015 - Winter Festivals Wrap-Up
Festival Meet Report This past weekend saw Asher Kolari of the Youth 1 group compete against the province’s best 13 and under swimmers. Asher was swimming as one of the few 9 year olds competing in th...
Feb 8, 2015 - Swimathon Lauched
SWIMATHON Monday, February 9th marks the start of our NCA Team Swimathon!. The link to NCA's Swimathon website is available by clicking on the Swimathon link on the main page of the NCA website. ...
Feb 2, 2015 - Top Fish Meet session times
Top Fish Meet Warm Up : starts at noon for all registered swimmers. Officials will be very welcome on deck. Meet should be winding up by around 5:30 PM
Jan 28, 2015 - Top Fish Entries
Top Fish #2 Below are the links for the swimmer entries for Top Fish 2 held in Valley East on Sunday, Feb 8: Individual swimmer entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/MeetEntryReport_TopFish2.pdf Relay entr...
Jan 27, 2015 - Practice/Training Updates: Jan 30-Feb 2
Due to the competition held this weekend in Sault Ste Marie, there will be no Saturday (31 st ) morning practice at the Gatchell pool. Practices will take place as usual Friday night. The Saturday a...
Jan 26, 2015 - Dave Kensit Additional Info
Jan 23, 2015 - Dave Kensit "A" Champs Entries
Below you will find the swimmer events for the Dave Kensit "A" Champs. /cannca/UserFiles/File/MeetEntryReport.pdf
Jan 19, 2015 - Time Trial Today
Time Trial Info When: Monday, January 19 Where: Gatchell Pool Time: Warm Up starts at 4 PM Meet Starts at 4:30 PM Purpose: to give swimmers a chance to qualify for A champs or to swim new eve...
Jan 8, 2015 - NEOR #3 Additional Info
Below you will find some additional information pertaining to the NEOR #3 meet: The NEOR #3 meet is held on Saturday, January 17th, 2015 at the Ruben Yli-Juuti Centre (behind High School) in Ellio...
Jan 8, 2015 - NEOR #3 Meet Entries
Below you will find the NEOR #3 individual swimmer & relay entries: Individual Race Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/NEOR3_IndividualRaceEntries.pdf Relay Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/NEOR3_RelayE...
Jan 6, 2015 - Elliot Lake NEOR #3 Reminder
If your child is interested in participating in the NEOR #3 held in Elliot Lake, please confirm via the NCA website. As of now, there are still many undeclared athletes. The event file will be sub...
Jan 2, 2015 - Dave Kensit Clarification
Dec 30, 2014 - Neor 3 & "A" Champs
Dec 21, 2014 - That's A Wrap!!!
Well That's at Wrap!l And what a wrap it was. There was lots of action today at our Christmas meet which was followed by our team lunch at Pluckers. It is exciting to see so many members coming out...
Dec 19, 2014 - Last practice before the Christmas Break
The last regular practice before the Christmas Break will be Saturday, December 20 for all novice to Junior groups. Seniors have practice Monday and Tuesday next week from 4-6 PM. Christmas Training C...
Dec 17, 2014 - Training Camp Dates Correction
I wish to make a correction to the Training Camp dates. The actual dates are: December 28, 29, 30 from 7-9am & 3-5pm (corrected from 27-29) January 2, 3, 4 from 7-9am & 3-5pm My regrets, I just ...
Dec 14, 2014 - No Dryland this Week
No Dryland this Week Week of January 15th The Wednesday Copper Cliff session (17th) has been cancelled due to their school Christmas concert. As a reminder, the Wednesday dryland will be replaced wi...
Dec 14, 2014 - Session times for Minimeet and lunch
Christmas Minimeet: Warm Up: 10 AM. start: 10:30Am Meet should wrap up by noon or so Lunch At Pluckers: 1PM
Dec 10, 2014 - NEOR #2, ABI & Top Fish Meet Report
Dec 5, 2014 - Top fish Meet
Top Fish Meet Set Up: 9:30 AM Warm Up: 11 AM Start Up: noon Meet wind Up: 4:30 -5:00
Dec 3, 2014 - Top Fish Swimmer Events
Below you will find the links to both the individual swimmer and relay events: As per usual, relays are subject to change. Individual meet entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/IndivMeetEntries_TopFish.pdf...
Nov 28, 2014 - Alex B Meet - Venue Change
Hello All, The Pan Am pool that was to hold the Alex B swim meet was changed for the Friday session to another venue due to plumbing issues. The below message has all the pertinent info: Dear Coaches,...
Nov 26, 2014 - More Team Updates
NCA New Update Top Fish Entries: there is still time for the 11 and unders to sign up for our Top Fish meet which will run at Gatchell pool on Sunday, Dec 7 th . In order to register your swim...
Nov 24, 2014 - Alex Baumann Invite: Meet Entry Report
Here are the links to the individual and relay entries for the Alex Baumann Invitational. Relays are subject to change. Individual Race Events: /cannca/UserFiles/File/IndivMeetEntries.pdf Relays: /c...
Nov 20, 2014 - Saturday AM: Practice Cancellation & Newsletter Update
North Bay (NEOR #2) This message is to advise that this Saturday (Nov 22), the 7-9am practice is cancelled due to the North Bay, NEOR #2, swim meet. Saturday (Nov 22) practices from 12-2pm are still...
Nov 19, 2014 - November Team Newsletter
Nov 19, 2014 - NEOR Meet 2 session times
NEOR Meet #2 Location: North Bay YMCA Session times: Saturday Warm Up 1 PM Sunday Warm Up 8 AM
Nov 18, 2014 - North Bay Entries: NEOR #2
Below you will find the links for the North Bay meet entries: Individual Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/NEOR2_IndivEntries.rtf Relay Entries: /cannca/UserFiles/File/NEOR2_Relays.rtf
Nov 14, 2014 - Top Fish meet sign up
The first Top Fish meet of the season will be coming up T Gatchell Pool on Sunday, Dec 7. It is open to all registered 11 and under swimmers. The meet is available for sign up on the website. This ...
Nov 14, 2014 - Team photo / tees/ swimsuits
Saturday, Nov 15 we will be having a team photo in the gym at Gatchell pool at 9:30 AM. We will be distributing the team tees and caps and towels at the same time. Also available will be the sizing s...
Nov 10, 2014 - Remembrance Day: Practice Cancellation
It came to our attention tonight that the Gatchell facility will be closed tomorrow (Tuesday) for Remembrance Day. Therefore all practices are cancelled. For the Senior swimmers, this practice wil...
Nov 3, 2014 - Parent Social
Just a reminder to parents that this Friday, November 7 is our parent get together at Eddie's restaurant on Regent street. Casual fun starts at 7pm. Come out and meet your team mates. Don't forget ...
Nov 1, 2014 - Alex Baumann Invitational
Hello Parents, We have received confirmation that the Alex Baumann Invitational will be sanctioned within the next couple of days. The Mallards Swim Team (meet host) was waiting on the Markham Pan A...
Oct 31, 2014 - Practice Cancellation: Weather
Today’s practice (Friday, October 31) has been cancelled due to the weather. I do not wish to put swimmers & families in harm’s way due to hazardous weather conditions. I have already gotten stuck a f...
Oct 29, 2014 - NEOR #2 Meet
NEOR #2 Development Meet: this meet is now open for registration. All development, youth, junior and senior swimmers who can swim 50 and 100 meter distances are eligible to attend this meet. Develo...
Oct 22, 2014 - NEOR 1 Wrap-Up & Additional Info
Oct 17, 2014 - NEOR 1 - Warm-Up Times
NEOR #1 I request that the Senior level swimmers be on deck 15 minutes prior to the start of the warm-up. I wish to offer them a thorough warm-up swim prior to competing. Thanks! Saturday, October...
Oct 16, 2014 - Alex Baumann Invitational
This is a friendly reminder to please confirm your commitment for the Alex Baumann Invitational (November 28-30). Could you provide confirmation via the event on the team website. For the families...
Oct 15, 2014 - Practice this weekend
Due to NEOR meet at Laurentian this weekend, the following practice changes are in effect: Friday, Oct 17 regular practice Sat, Oct 18 no practice for youth , junior or seniors/ practice at Dow pool ...
May 28, 2014 - Fred Rams a Great Meet
Last weekend 26 NCA swimmers attended the Fred Rams meet in Timmins. Coaches were very happy to see such great team spirit as well a such good swimming. Overall we placed 4th in the region. Some highl...
Feb 24, 2014 - Minimeet and pancake breakfast a hit....
NCA swimmers and parents were out in droves in spite of the Canada vs. Sweden hockey game. Thirty three swimmers came out on Sunday, Feb 23 for the Minimeet and Pancake breakfast. Swimmers got to swi...
Feb 10, 2014 - Great Top Fish Meet
Last weekend 24 young 11 and under swimmers attended the Top Fish Meet in Valley East. Coaches were very happy with the calibre of the swimming that these young swimmers put in. As well, there was go...