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Weekly Communication- April 3, 2019
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Update - April 3, 2019

This is a weekly update for HHBF swimmers and family.

 

April 3, 2019

 

Nick Schweigl at Canadian Trials

Nicholas Schweigl and Coach Chris are in Scarborough this week at the TPASC competing at Canadian Swimming Trials. Follow our Facebook or Instagram for more updates on Nick and the rest of the countrys Swimming. Go HHBF, go Nicholas!

 

Feb 2019 SOTM

 

 

Reminder - Team Champs Entries Due by April 12, 2019

Hi Seniors, Squad 1, Squad 2 and Intro Comp

This is a reminder that your entries for Team Champs at the Markham Pan Pool running April 26-28 are due in Team Unify. The meet is in 23 days!!

 

New Club Records Set @ LC Dash for Cash!

Victoria Fiore: 50FR, 100FR, 50BR, 100BR, 50FL

Ewan Haasbroek: 200BR

*record board has been updated!

 

 

Upcoming Dates/Schedule Changes

Mini Fins

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  • Saturday Apr 6, 2019 - Mini Fins Meet
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  • Saturday Apr 13, 2019 - Mini Fins Session 3 Starts
 

Intro

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  • Apr 14, 2019 Guelph Skills and Thrills
 

Intro Comp

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  • Apr 14, 2019 Guelph Skills and Thrills
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  • Apr 26-28, 2019 Team Champs
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  • Apr 27, 2019 No practice due to Team Champs
 

Squad 2

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  • Apr 14, 2019 Guelph Skills and Thrills
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  • Apr 19, 2019 No practice due to Good Friday
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  • Apr 26-28, 2019 Team Champs
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  • Apr 26-27, 2019 No practice due to Team Champs
 

Squad 1

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  • Apr 4, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Apr 11, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Apr 19, 2019 No practice due to Good Friday
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  • Apr 26-28, 2019 Team Champs
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  • Apr 26-27, 2019 No practice due to Team Champs
 

Senior

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  • Apr 7, 2019 LC training at Victor Davis Pool
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  • Apr 10, 2019 No practice
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  • Apr 12, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Apr 14, 2019 No practice
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  • Apr 15, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Apr 19, 2019 No practice due to Good Friday
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  • Apr 21, 2019 No practice
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  • Apr 26-28, 2019 Team Champs
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  • Apr 26-28, 2019 No practice due to Team Champs
 

Provincial Development

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  • Apr 7, 2019 LC training at Victor Davis Pool
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  • Apr 14, 2019 No practice
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  • Apr 21, 2019 No practice
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  • Apr 28, 2019 No practice
 

National Development

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  • Apr 4, 2019 No practice
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  • Apr 11, 2019 No practice

 

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

 

 

Upcoming Swim Meets

Guelph Skills and Thrills - Intro, Intro Comp, Sq 2
  University of Guelph

  Apr 14, 2019
  Details about the Skills and Thrills.
 

Team Champs - Intro Comp, Sq 2, Sq 1, Senior
  Markham Pan Am Pool

  Apr 26-28, 2019
  Details about the Team Champs.
 

To see the swim meet schedule click here.

 

 

Volunteer and Fundraising Opportunities

Officials needed at Skills and Thrills Meet (volunteering)

Hello All Officials, If you have spare time Apr 14, 2019 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, with your name, name of club and request a position. Be sure to copy officials@haltonhillsbluefins.com. They are in need of qualified officials.

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

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 the first week of April. 

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.

 

 

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
The+Optimist+Club+of+Halton+Hills
Funded+by+the+Government+of+Ontario