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Emma Hesterman

Head to Head is hosting a swim clinic this summer in Calgary on Sunday July 17th with Olympian Rachel Nicol! Here is the link to the clinic (for registration and details). https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/calgary-head-to-head-clinic-with-olympian-rachel-nicol-tickets-351941465397 Any group of 3 swimmers that purchase tickets together will receive a 10% discount! To receive this discount they can email [email protected] with the names of the swimmers! As usual, the clinic will be a small group session open to swimmers of any level between the ages of 10 and 16 years and will have both an in...

Emma Hesterman

Coach Ireland has put together a great training camp at the Crystal Shores Beach House for young swimmers. If anyone is interested in keeping their little ones busy during the summer, please see attached information or click on this link to register https://forms.gle/4qPnvvCBCzsUfC2VA You could also visit the Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/Bigrockswimming

Emma Hesterman

WELCOME NEW SWIMMERS The following swimmers have been successful in securing a place in our swim club. An confirmation email will also be forwarded to individual families. ROOKIES GROUP 1 - #13, #2, #19, #10, #4 ROOKIES GROUP 2 - #12, #23, #30, #5, #29, #3, #6 WAVES GROUP 1 - #1, #25, #11, #8, #18, #9, #20 BREAKERS - #17, #22 ROGUES - #16, #21, #24, #15 MAVERICKS DEVELOPMENT - #28 PERFORMANCE #26 Kristi Kohn (Membership Director) will contact you very shortly to set up registration for the new...

Emma Hesterman

Congratulations to all the 56 swimmers that swam on the weekend at the Steven Brown Memorial Classic 2022. Wow, what an outstanding weekend of finals, medals, new qualifying standards achieved and lots of fun had by all. There was also a new club record broken by Wells Ginzer in the 50 Fly with a time of 00:25.55. The race of the weekend goes to Lucy Wiens who was going 1st into the B Final for the 100 Breaststroke (which up to now has been one of her more challenging events)....

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Congratulations to Lauryn, Tanner, Jerome and Hadleigh who all competed at the Summer Festivals South Provincial competition for 11U Boys and 10U Girls in Medicine Hat this past weekend (18/19 June) There was almost 100% best times from all swimmers and many new Festival time standards acheived aswell as the team scooping 1st place in the 4 x 25 Mixed Free Relay. 1ST PLACE 4 x 25 Free Mixed Relay (11U) -Jerome Ling, Hadleigh Murphy, Lauryn Campbell, Tanner Donnelly. 2ND PLACE Jerome Ling (9) - 50 Fly & 100 Back...

Emma Hesterman

Congratulations to all our swimmers on a successful competition at the T-Rex meet held at the University of Calgary from the 10th – 12th June, 2022. We had many new qualifying standards achieved and many Top 3 and Top 8 Final swims. Ribbons were awarded by the meet for Top 8 swims. Provincial Qualifying Standards achieved: Slade Diakiw (50 Fly); Rylee Flora (50 Back); Cora Hunter (50 Back); Gibson Hurd (50 Free, 50 Fly); Matthew James (100 & 200 Breast); Charlotte Johnston (200 IM, 200 Back, 100 Back); Peyton Jones...

Emma Hesterman

Congratulations to all our swimmers who swam at CSI: Birmingham Blast at the weekend in Calgary and to Wells Ginzer who was selected to the Aspire Camp and to swim for Team Alberta at the Mel Zajac International in Vancouver; an extremely fast competition swimming as a senior swimmer. All swimmers from both competitions swam really well considering we are in hard training and in-season, we had 38 Final swims with 10 of the swimmers achieving Medals at CSI and Wells placed in many Top 10 and Top 20 Finals...

Emma Hesterman

Congratulations to the 50+ Maverick Swimmers who competed at the 2022 Landsperg Auto Invitational in Medicine Hat on the 14-15 May. We had many Top 3 Medals won & Top 8 Final swims and new qualifying standards achieved. PROVINCIAL TIMES ACHIEVED Filip Bednarz, Slade Diakiw, Rylee Flora, Tahlia Hawthorne, Emma Hicklin, Alexander Holt, Mackenzie Hurd, Matthew James, Charlotte Johnston, Peyton Jones, Caden Kotowich, Jasper Kotowich, Keton Murphy, Mikayla Paul, Carson Vollman, Lucy Wiens. CHAMPIONSHIP TIMES ACHIEVED Mackenzie Hurd, Caden Kotowich, Mikayla Paul, Lucy Wiens. AWARDS GOLD Tanner Donnelly – 50...

Emma Hesterman

Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been selected to a Swim Alberta Team. Wells Ginzer was selected to attend and represent Alberta at the 2022 Canada Summer Games being held in Niagara Falls, Ontario in August. This is an amazing accomplishment and the only other swimmer that has been selected from our Club to date was Olympian Finlay Knox in 2017. Wells was also selected for the Swim Alberta ASPIRE team and he will travel with the Swim Alberta team from June 2-6 to attend the camp and represent...

Emma Hesterman

Congratulations to: Wells Ginzer, Caden Kotowich, Deon Badenhorst & Emma Hicklin on qualifying and competing at the 2022 Speedo Western Canadian Championships in Edmonton from 21st – 24th April, 2022. This competition gathers the fastest 14-16 & 17 & over Boys and 13-15 & 16 & over girls together in Western Canada for a very fast 4 days of racing. Wells had the biggest line up of events every day and push his limits to the max. Congratulations to Wells who achieved a Silver medal in the 50 Free and...