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Weekly Communication- November 20, 2019
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Update - Nov 20, 2019

This is a weekly update for HHBF swimmers and family.

 

Nov 18, 2019

 

Sep 2019 SOTM

 

 

HHBF at the Georgetown Santa Claus Parade

 

 

Starting your Christmas Shopping?
Why not use FlipGive?

Start earning today for your fundraising commitment with your Christmas shopping and for the remainder of the 2019-2020 season.

With FlipGive we can shop with popular brands like Walmart, Apple, Under Armour or buy gift cards to restaurants and our team will earn cash!

You can also give a gift to yourself. For example, buy an Indigo gift card and then use it to buy yourself a gift or buy from a variety of restaurant gift cards ahead of time or while youre in the restaurant use the card to pay your bill. You earn twice!

Reminder that shopping cart must be empty when you logon through FlipGive for purchases.

Join our team now using our invite code TC7ZPG in one of 2 ways:

1. Download the FlipGive app at a href="https://www.flipgive.com/app?joincode=TC7ZPG">https://www.flipgive.com/app?joincode=TC7ZPG

2. Join online at https://www.flipgive.com/teams/join?fundraiser_name=Jody+Jolly&joincode=TC7ZPG

TIP: You can invite friends and family to join the team, and what they earn can go toward your 2019-2020 fundraising commitment. To make sure we allocate the earnings to your commitment, let us know their profile name so we can find them and link their profile to yours.

 

 

Interested in a swim clinic over the Winter Break?

Hi HHBF Families,

Head to Head is offering a special early bird pricing swim clinic with Michelle Toro, a former Olympian, over the winter break.

Early Bird pricing ends December 1st so don't miss it!

Toronto December 29th with Olympic Medallist Michelle Toro: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/toronto-holiday-head-to-head-swim-clinic-with-olympic-medallist-michelle-toro-tickets-74695844281

 

 

Upcoming Dates/Schedule Changes

Mini Fins

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  • Nov 16, 2019 - Practice
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  • Nov 23, 2019 - Practice
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  • Nov 30, 2019 No Practice due to Senior Swim Meet
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  • Dec 7, 2019 No Practice due to Senior Swim Meet
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  • Dec 14, 2019 - Practice
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  • Dec 14, 2019 - HHBF Christmas Party and Awards Celebration
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  • Dec 21, 2019 Mini Fins Swim Meet - Details coming soon
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  • Dec 22, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020 No Practice - Winter Break
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  • Jan 11, 2020 - Practice
 

Intro

 

Intro Comp

 

Squad 2

  •  
  • Nov 28, 2019 No dryland due to Union Cup
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  • Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2019 - Union Cup meet
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  • Nov 29-30, 2019 No practice due to Union Cup
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  • Dec 2 - 7, 2019 No dryland
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  • Dec 7, 2019 HHBF Development Meet #1
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  • Dec 7, 2019 No Practice due to HHBF Development Meet
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  • Dec 14, 2019 - HHBF Christmas Party and Awards Celebration
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  • Dec 21, 2019 Last practice before the winter break
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  • Dec 22, 2019 - Jan 5, 2020 No Practice - Winter Break
 

Squad 1

  •  
  • Nov 28, 2019 No dryland due to Union Cup
  •  
  • Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2019 - Union Cup meet
  •  
  • Nov 29-30, 2019 No practice due to Union Cup
  •  
  • Dec 1, 2019 No practice due to Union Cup
  •  
  • Dec 2 - 7, 2019 No dryland
  •  
  • Dec 7, 2019 HHBF Development Meet #1
  •  
  • Dec 7, 2019 No Practice due to HHBF Development Meet
  •  
  • Dec 8, 2019 No practice
  •  
  • Dec 14, 2019 - HHBF Christmas Party and Awards Celebration
  •  
  • Dec 15, 2019 No practice
  •  
  • Dec 21, 2019 Last practice before the winter break
  •  
  • Dec 22, 2019 - Jan 4, 2020 No Practice - Winter Break
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  • Jan 5, 2020 Practice at Victor Davis Pool
 

Senior

  •  
  • Nov 28-29, 2019 No dryland due to Union Cup
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  • Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2019 - Union Cup meet
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  • Nov 29, 2019 No afternoon practice due to Union Cup
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  • Dec 1, 2019 No practice due to Union Cup
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  • Dec 2, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Dec 2 - 7, 2019 No dryland
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  • Dec 6, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Dec 6-8, 2019 - Border City meet
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  • Dec 9, 2019 No morning practice
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  • Dec 13, 2019 No morning practice
  •  
  • Dec 14, 2019 - HHBF Christmas Party and Awards Celebration
  •  
  • Dec 15, 2019 No practice
  •  
  • Dec 20, 2019 Last practice before the winter break
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  • Dec 22, 2019 - Jan 4, 2020 No Practice - Winter Break
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  • Jan 5, 2020 Practice at Victor Davis Pool
 

 

To see the weekly swim training and dryland schedule click here and select your child's swim calendar.

 

 

Upcoming Swim Meets

HHBF Development Meet #1 - 12 and under
  GIP

  Dec 7, 2019
  For more information click here

 

Border City - Senior, Sq1 13 and over
  Windsor Aquatic Centre - Team Travel

  Dec 6-8, 2019
  For more information click here

To see the swim meet schedule click here.

 

 

Volunteer and Fundraising Opportunities

HHBF Development Meet #1 - Dec 7, 2019 (volunteering)

Please sign up for available jobs for this upcoming event on Dec 7, 2019. The following link will directly connect you to the available jobs for this upcoming event. Remember it is a first come, first serve event, so don't delay. Access to the Job Sign-Up System will require you to login into your team account.

 

HHBF Golf tournament (volunteering)

We are looking for volunteers to help organize the HHBF golf tournament which will take place in May 2020. Contact Catherine, Fundraising and Sponsorship Director at fundraising@haltonhillsbluefins.com for more information.

 

 

General Information

Officials Clinics - (volunteer hours awarded)

Blue Fins will be holding Officials Clinics. For more information and to register click on the links below.

Starter Clinic - Nov 20 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
To register click here.

 

 

Goggle and Cap Bin

If you need goggles or HHBF swim caps you can contact either of the parent volunteers below.

Amanda Behara
abehara@cogeco.ca
416-737-0985


Teri Lynn Traverse
teritraverse@gmail.com
905-965-6799

 
    
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