October 24, 2018
Another great news for our swimmers in LOSC! Swimmers Bailey Herbert and Hugh McNeill both got carding from Swimming Canada through the Athlete Assistance Program (AAP - Sport Canada). They both got the "Development" Card with gives them a monthly allowance of $1,060 ($12,720 per year). The card is valid from November 1, 2018 to October 31, 2019.
about the AAP:
- Support Canadian athletes identified and nominated by Swimming Canada as performing at or having the greatest potential to achieve top 8 results at Olympic/Paralympic Games and World Championships.
- Provides financial assistance to Canadian high-performance swimmers to assist them in seeking enhanced training opportunities intended to progress their performances.
- The assistance helps swimmers with their training and competition needs and is paid directly to the swimme