Distance Challenge


Saturday May 12, 2018

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Welcome to the seventh annual Olympian Distance Challenge! Your swimmer must be signed up by Friday April 20th in order to receive a Distance Challenge T-shirt. 

When:    Saturday, May 12, 2018

Time:     Check-in 8:45am , Event - 9:00am - 11:00am - Pizza Party will follow

Where:  Kinsmen Aquatic Center, Edmonton

Who:     ALL Olympian Swim Club swimmers (JOW & up)

What:    Swim as far as you can in a 2 hours to raise funds for the Alberta Diabetes Foundation & OSC

Why:   Support world-class diabetes research at the University of Alberta and the Olympian Swim Club training program.                  

*Please note:  Parents are expected to count laps for their own swimmers.  If you cannot do so please make other arrangements for a lap counter.

All swimmers are to collect donations for their swimming efforts. Tax receipts will be given out by the Alberta Diabetes Foundation for all individual donations over $20.

Please make All CHEQUES payable to:  Alberta Diabetes Foundation.

To be eligible for prizes, all monies must be turned in on or before May 12, 2018. A Parent volunteer will be required from each group to collect donation envelopes and deliver them to the OSC office. (Specific time will be announced at a later date).

Please note, this event does not count towards OSC member family fundraising commitments nor does it count for OSC corporate sponsorship member account credits due to Canada Revenue Agency rules.

Swimmers who are unable to attend the May 12th swim session will swim the 2hr event during workout as directed by their coach.

A Pizza Party will follow for all OSC families and swimmers and volunteers. (Please bring your own lawn chairs)