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Weekly Communication- March 4, 2019
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Update - Mar 4, 2019

This is a weekly update for HHBF swimmers and family.

 

March 4, 2019

 

Jan 2019 SOTM

 

 

Ontario Swimming Championships Update

Congratulations to Nick Schweigel and Austin Daleman for capturing Gold and Silver in the 200m Free. Both swimmers made their national qualifying times.

We also saw fantastic swims, made a few finals and reached personal bests by Ben Holt, Dan Acton and Ethan Taylor.

 

 

Upcoming Dates/Schedule Changes

Mini Fins

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  • Saturday Mar 16, 2019 - Regular Practice
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  • Saturday Mar 23, 2019 - Revised Regular Practice
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  • Saturday Mar 30, 2019 - Revised No practice
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  • Saturday Apr 6, 2019 - Mini Fins Meet
 

Intro

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  • Mar 11-16, 2019 No practice due to March Break
 

Intro Comp

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  • Mar 11-16, 2019 No practice due to March Break
 

Squad 2

 

Squad 1

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  • Mar 7, 2019 NEW No morning practice
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  • Mar 11-16, 2019 No practice due to March Break
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  • Mar 11-14, 2019 Optional March Break Performance Camp at GIP - 6:30am-8:30am
 

Senior

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  • Mar 10, 2019 No practice
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  • Mar 11-16, 2019 No practice due to March Break
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  • Mar 11-14, 2019 Optional March Break Performance Camp at GIP - 6:30am-8:30am
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  • Mar 17, 2019 No practice
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  • Mar 24, 2019 No practice
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  • Mar 31, 2019 No practice
 

Provincial Development

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  • Mar 10, 2019 No practice
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  • Mar 17, 2019 No practice
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  • Mar 24, 2019 No practice
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  • Mar 31, 2019 No practice
 

National Development

 

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

 

 

Upcoming Swim Meets

OYJ (Juniors) - Qualifiers
  Markham Pan Am Pool

  Mar 7-10, 2019
  Details about the OYJ (Junior Provincials).

To see the swim meet schedule click here.

 

 

Volunteer and Fundraising Opportunities

Coming Soon! Play Off Hockey Pool (fundraising)

The hockey playoffs are starting soon. Start scouting your ideal team and join the HHBF Play Off Hockey Pool. More information will be coming soon. 

HHBF and FlipGive (fundraising)

This year we want to try a new way to make our fundraising efforts easier by using a service called FlipGive. With FlipGive we can shop online with popular brands like Walmart, Apple, Under Armour, SportChek, Hotels.com, and Amazon or buy gift cards to restaurants and our team will earn cash!

Join our team now using our invite code K4FLZ2 in one of 2 ways:

1. Download the FlipGive app at https://www.flipgive.com/app?joincode=K4FLZ2

2. Join online at https://www.flipgive.com/teams/join?fundraiser_name=Jody+Jolly&joincode=K4FLZ2

All cash earned through your FlipGive account between now and May 27, 2019 will be credited toward your Fundraising Obligation for the 2018-2019 season. If you have any questions about the program, please email HHBF Admin at info@haltonhillsbluefins.com.

Remember to use FlipGive before you shop online so we will earn cash back.
 

Left of Centre Photography (fundraising)

Left of Centre Photography Services is offering a fundraising opportunity to HHBF swim families. For further information please go to https://www.locps.com/hhbf-fundraising.

 

 

Blue Fin Events

March Break Performance and Stroke Camp - Senior, Squad 1, Squad 2
Calling all Senior, Squad 1 and Squad 2 swimmers!

Blue Fins will be hosting a Performance and Stroke Camp during March Break at the GIP.

To reserve a spot please email Tracy Harvey at info@haltonhillsbluefins.com by Wednesday March 6, 2019. For more details to to March Break Performance and Strokes on the website.

 

 

General Information

HHBF Goggle Bin
HHBF has volunteer parents that carry a Goggle Bin for our swimmers to purchase. The parent volunteers can be reached via text at the numbers below:

  Marie P - 416-660-8840 for Senior and Intro
  Amanda B - 416-737-0985 for Intro Comp, Squad 1 and Squad 2

 

 

Sponsors 

 
    
HHBF Sponsors
Pinnacle+Construction
Dr.+Iain+Meldrum+Orthodontist
Move+Activity+and+Motion
Royal+Lepage+-+Lisa+Hartsink
StateFarm+%3F+Mike+Francis
Scotia+Bank+-+Barb+Legere
Pita+Pit
Funded+by+the+Government+of+Ontario