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Jason Allen

The Greater Ottawa Kingfish have updated Cohorts and practice schedules for the following groups: Gold Central Youth Group Senior Track 3 Senior Track 2 Senior Track 1 These groups have been updated and swimmers placed in the following Cohorts: Canterbury 1 Starting November 28 Canterbury 2 Starting November 29 uOttawa 4 Starting November 29 uOttawa 3 Starting November 29 uOttawa 2 Starting November 29 uOttawa 1 Starting November 29 These will be in place until December 18, 2020. After this date, we will return to our normal Groups/cohorts(Gold, Youth, ST...

Jason Allen

Remembrance Day is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth member states since the end of the First World War to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the line of duty. Following a tradition inaugurated by King George V in 1919, the day is also marked by war remembrances in many non-Commonwealth countries. Remembrance Day is observed on 11 November in most countries to recall the end of hostilities of First World War on that date in 1918. Hostilities formally ended "at the 11th hour of...

Jason Allen

The Greater Ottawa Kingfish would like to wish everyone a Happy Halloween. Be HalloWISE and follow all our City of Ottawa guidelines. H: Haunt your mind by sharing scary stories with friends on Facetime or Zoom. A: Adapt your celebration by trick or treating inside with the people you live with or with your chosen social support person(s) if you live alone. Think an Easter Egg hunt but Halloween themed. L: Limit your in-person celebration to those you live with or your chosen social support person(s) if you live alone....

Jason Allen

We would like to wish all our GO Families a very safe and Happy Thanksgiving! Support and respect our community. Please be COVID Wise ! We are all in this together!

Jason Allen

40 Years of HOPE! Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Terry Fox and support their virtual run on September 20, 2020. The Terry Fox Foundation is excited to announce that Canadians will continue to support cancer research through Virtual Runs from coast to coast to coast this September. Terry once said, “Anything is possible if you try.” Today, 40 years later, we will have to innovate as well – we can’t think of anything that Terry would appreciate more. Help us celebrate the 40th anniversary of Terry’s Marathon of Hope by...

Jason Allen

Get the latest news and updates from the Ottawa Public Health regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) and our capital city.

Jason Allen

Greater Ottawa Kingfish Swim Club (GO), COVID-19, and Fall Programing: August 09, 2020 Dear Kingfish Families: The Greater Ottawa Kingfish priority is the health and well-being of all our student-athletes and staff during COVID-19. We will always follow guidance from Ottawa Public Health (OPH), Ministry of Health, Public Health Ontario, Swim Ontario, and Swimming Canada. We would like to update you on the following: GO Pools: The city of Ottawa has opened their facilities for fall 2020-2021 with restrictions on numbers allowed in each facility. uOttawa will be opening their...

Jason Allen

Dear GO Kingfish Members, The Greater Ottawa Kingfish Swim Club’s priority is the health and well-being of all our student-athletes and staff. We continue to closely monitor and evaluate developments of COVID-19 and follow guidelines issued from Ottawa Public Health (OPH), Ministry of Health, Public Health Ontario, as well as Swimming Canada and Swim Ontario. We would like to update you on the following: Let’s GO Swim – Fall & Winter Session We have decided to proactively cancel our Let’s GO Swim Fall & Winter Session (September to March). All...

Frank Nasr

The Greater Ottawa Kingfish will be getting back into the water for their summer session on July 11. We had 84 slots available and all 84 slots have been filled. Swimmers were given confirmation of participation via email on July 6. Swimmers/Parents must follow all GO Kingfish COVID -19 rules and regulations. Please review the following: GO Kingfish COVID 19 Operating Procedures GO Kingfish COVID Parents Zoom Presentation: Outdoor Pools & Sawmill Creek GO Kingfish COVID Parents Zoom Presentation: BMRC GO Kingfish COVID 19 Check list- must be presented at...

Frank Nasr

Ottawa Public Health is mandating the use of masks in many indoor public spaces, effective at 12:01am July 7, 2020. Stay educated on what is happening in our City! More Info