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Weekly Communication-January 8, 2018
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Update - Jan 8, 2018

This is a weekly update for HHBF swimmers and family.


January 8, 2018

Senior Team


Upcoming Dates/Schedule Changes

Mini Fins

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  • Saturday Jan 20, 2018 NO practice
 

Intro A

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  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 HHBF Time Trial
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  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 NO practice
 

Intro B

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  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 HHBF Time Trial
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  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 NO practice
  • Jan 27, 2018 HHBF Time Trial
 

Intro C

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  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 HHBF Time Trial
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  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 NO practice
 

Intro Comp

  • Saturday Jan 27, 2018 HHBF Time Trial
 

Squad 2

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  • Sunday Jan 14, 2018 Brock SC Meet
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  • Saturday Jan 20 - 21, 2018 Guelph LC Meet
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  • Saturday Jan 20, 2018 NO practice
 

Squad 1

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  • Tuesday Jan 9, 2018 Dryland starts
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  • Sunday Jan 14, 2018 Brock SC Meet
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  • Friday Jan 19, 2018 NO afternoon practice
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  • Saturday Jan 20 - 21, 2018 Guelph LC Meet
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  • Saturday Jan 20, 2018 NO practice
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  • Sunday Jan 28, 2018 LC Training at Victor Davis Pool, Guelph - 9:30am - 11:30am
 

Senior

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  • Tuesday Jan 9, 2018 Dryland starts
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  • Sunday Jan 14, 2018 LC Training at Victor Davis Pool, Guelph - 9:30am - 11:30am
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  • Friday Jan 19 - 21, 2018 Markham LC Meet
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  • Friday Jan 19, 2018 NO practice
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  • Sunday Jan 21, 2018 NO practice
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  • Sunday Jan 28, 2018 LC Training at Victor Davis Pool, Guelph - 9:30am - 11:30am
 

Provincial Development 

National Development

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  • Tuesday Jan 9, 2018 Dryland starts
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  • Friday Jan 19, 2018 NO practice
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  • Saturday Jan 20, 2018 NO practice

 

To see the weekly swim training schedule click here.
To see the dryland training schedule click here .

 


December Swimmers of the Month

Intro Female - Sarah Murray

Intro Male - Theo Stanescu

Intro Comp - Olivia Wellings

Squad 2 - Noah Farragos

Squad 1 - Mirna Bosic

Senior - Aleks Plackoski

 


Upcoming Swim Meets

Brock SC Meet - Sq 1, Sq 2
  Jan 14, 2018

Markham LC Meet - Senior
  Jan 19-21, 2018

Guelph LC Meet - Sq 1, Sq 2
  Jan 20-21, 2018
  Victor Davis Pool, Guelph

HHBF Time Trial at GIP - Intro Comp, Intro A,B,C
  Jan 27, 2018
  In lieu of practice we will be running a time trial on January 27 for Intro and Intro Comp. This is an opportunity for swimmers to take everything they have learned in practice and show their coaches what they know! It is expected that every swimmer will be attending.
  Please let Coach Brianna know if you are unable to do so.

To see the swim meet schedule click here.

 



Volunteer and Fundraising Opportunities

Please log onto www.haltonhillsbluefins.com to sign up or for more information on these opportunities.

 

Xmas Bottle Drive Week (fundraising)

HHBF will be running a bottle drive from Jan 4 - 11, 2018. Swimmers and Parents are encouraged to collect empties and take them to the Beer Store to collect monies. Please clearly mark your name in a sealed envelope with monies in the Treasurer's mailbox. Full monies collected will be credited to your ISA account. You can contact the Fundraising chair via email at fundraising@haltonhillsbluefins.com if you have any questions. 

Markham Winter LC Invitational (volunteering and officials sign off)

Hello All Officials,

If you have some spare time Jan 19-21, 2018 and are looking for a sign off for a position for which you already have some experience, please contact the Officials Chair at Mallards at officialschair@mallardsswimming.com, be sure to copyofficials@haltonhillsbluefins.com and request a position.

Time worked at these meets count towards your family total hours.
 

Victor Davis LC Invitational (volunteering and officials sign off)

Hello All Officials,

If you have some spare time Jan 20-21, 2018 and are looking for a sign off for a position for which you already have some experience, please contact the Officials Chair at GMAC at maryegerrard@gmail.com, be sure to copy officials@haltonhillsbluefins.com and request a position.

Time worked at these meets count towards your family total hours.

 


Blue Fin Events

Mini Fins Coaches Training
  Saturday Jan 13, 2018 10am -11am

AGM
  January 24, 2018 at 7pm - 9pm
  Studio Room, Georgetown Library

HHBF Golf Tournament - Save the Date!
  May 27, 2018

 


General Information

 

Officials Clinics in Milton

Clinic location: Milton Sport Center 605 Santa Maria Blvd, Milton, ON L9T 6J5

Clinics available:

- Meeting Room 3 - Jan 9 (7:00 - 9:30) - Intro to Swimming/Safety Marshall& This clinic makes you a LEVEL 1 official(required for Timer)

- Meeting Room 3 - Jan 16 (7:00-9:30) - Strokes & Turns/Safety Marshall&& This clinic is required for Head Lane Timer and Turns and Strokes Judge

- Meeting Room 3 - Jan 23 (7:00-9:30) - Clerk of Course/Safety Marshall

- Meeting Room 3 - Jan 30 (7:00-9:30) - Chief Timer/Safety Marshall

- Meeting Room 3 - Feb 6 (7:00-9:30) - CFJ/CJE/Safety Marshall

- Meeting Room 4 - Feb 13 (7:30-10:00) - Starter/Safety Marshall

For those parents who are unable to attend Tuesday's, the following link on the Swim Ontario site http://www.swimontario.com/page.php?id=3116 lists a couple of courses on Saturday's in January.

 

Hockey Pool Tracking Information

Thank you to everyone who signed up. All entries will be inputted over the next few days (don't worry, all points earned so far this season will be added to your total). 

 


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