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Weekly Communication- December 2, 2019
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Update - Dec 2, 2019

This is a weekly update for HHBF swimmers and family.

 

Dec 2, 2019

 

Racing Strategies with the Coach at Union Cup

 

 

Limited number of Blue Fin Toques still available

There are still some Blue Fin Toques available for sale at $20 per toque. If you are interested in purchasing one for your swimmer please contact Tracy at info@haltonhillsbluefins.com.

 

 

Swim Ontario - Former HHBF Coach Rob Masson Passes Away

It is with sadness that Swim Ontario and HHBF announces that Rob Masson a former head coach for HHBF from 2001-2008 has passed away. He helped push HHBF into the competitive world of racing and taking our club to the next level. He was a great coach and a great man and he will be missed.

For the full announcement from Swim Ontario please click here.

 

 

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 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.

 

 

Upcoming Dates/Schedule Changes

Mini Fins

 

Intro

 

Intro Comp

 

Squad 2

 

Squad 1

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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 8, 2019 No practice
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  • Dec 14, 2019 - HHBF Christmas Party and Awards Celebration
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  • Dec 15, 2019 No practice
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  • Dec 21, 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
 

Senior

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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
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  • Dec 14, 2019 - HHBF Christmas Party and Awards Celebration
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  • Dec 15, 2019 No practice
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  • 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 Christmas Party and Awards Banquest - Dec 14, 2019 (volunteering)

Volunteers are needed to help setup, clean and sell 50/50 tickets. Please sign up for available jobs for this upcoming event on Dec 14, 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.

 

 

General Information

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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