Canadian Summer Swimming Championships: July 25- August 1: Meet Central

Jason Allen

The following is information regarding the 2022 Canadian Senior/Junior Championships:

Swimming Canada Meet  Central – All  UPDATED information regarding the meet can be found here (Parking, time trials, meet updates, tickets and so on)

 

PRE Meet Training:  Coaches will be on Deck Sunday July 24 from 4:00-6:00pm. Please let Jason or Simon know if you will be attending.

Week List of Events:  Updated as of July 10, 2022, via Swim Canada:

 

Time Trials – How are they occurring/Happening?  Please review to understand the process of what, how, and timelines regarding the process daily events occurring daily.

 

 

Latest updates from Swimming Canada as of July 05, 2022 --- PLEASE REVIEW

Dear Coaches,

As we head into the final few weeks before the SPEEDO Junior & Senior Championships, a few items I would like to bring to your attention. An updated meet package has been posted and all updates have been highlighted.

TICKETS FOR SPECTATORS – TUESDAY, JULY 12

Tickets will be going on sale for spectators on Tuesday, July 12th. Please visit ticketmaster.ca to purchase. There will be an option for parking as well. Please ensure this information is shared with your families that plan to attend.

PARKING AT OLYMPIC PARK POOL

Parking is available for purchase at the links below. There is 3, 4 and 7-day options. The 3 and 4-day options can be used on any. 3 or 4 days, and not required to be consecutive days. These options have in and out privileges. Please share this information with parents/families that will be driving in as well.

If parking is only required for one day, unfortunately it is more expensive at $25.00 and no in and out privileges.

There will be a CFL game taking place on Saturday, July 30th at 7:30 p.m. (start of rush at 5 p.m.) – buses must be parked at the viaduct in front of doors 215. A communication will be made for our customers who book parking. The P5NiV2 will be closed for entry from 4:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. On July 30, the facility will also have additional resources to facilitate access.

All three packages are online and available to everyone.

4.3-Swimming Canada du 25 au 31 juillet 2022 : (3 days pass for 60$) : https://booking-rio.axigap.com/Home/Products?productId=49&ProductType=&ItemBookingId=3

4.4- Swimming Canada du 25 au 31 juillet 2022 : (4 days pass for 80$) : https://booking-rio.axigap.com/Home/Products?productId=45&ProductType=&ItemBookingId=3

4.5- Championnats de natation - Swimming championships - 21 au 31 juillet : (Full event pass for $120) :

https://booking-rio.axigap.com/Home/Products?productId=50&ProductType=&ItemBookingId=3

ORDER OF FINALS

To confirm the order of finals will be B Final, and then A Final.

TIME TRIAL FORMAT

Time trials will be taking place daily, barring any longer than anticipated preliminary sessions. The entry process will be done differently with the ability for coaches to register swimmers after the technical meeting for any day. There will be a $50.00 penalty for no shows if not scratched by 9:30am on the day of the event. For more information, please visit our event page.

 

 

OPEN WATER WAIVER FORM

Open Water Waiver Form will be distributed to clubs and must be signed by the parents or legal guardian of the participants under 18 years of age, as of the first day of the Championships. Waivers should be submitted at the Technical Meeting or scanned versions can be submitted electronically in advance to [email protected]

Waiver form will be uploaded to the Swimming Canada website prior to the competition.

HOSPITALITY FOR COACHES

Unfortunately, we will only have snacks and tea/coffee available for coaches at Juniors & Seniors.

LIFEGUARDS NEEDED – OPEN WATER – August 1, 2022

If you have any swimmers who are interested in guarding for the Open Water events, with pool or beach certification, please reach out to either Sylvie Potvin or Carole Thomas.

TECHNICAL MEETING

The Technical Meeting will take place in Studio 1 on the pool level, on Sunday, July 24th at 3pm. All para equipment and/or modified suits must be approved by the National Para swimming Meet Referee at the conclusion of the Technical meeting.

OPEN WATER TECHNICAL MEETING

The Open Water Technical Meeting will take place in Studio 1 on the pool level, on Sunday, July 31st at 3:30pm.

Subject: Win a VIP experience!

For the first time in our organization’s history, Swimming Canada is holding an online sweepstakes from July 4th-July 28th. Join us as we raise funds to help swimmers at all levels reach their goals and share in their success on the podiums leading up to, and including, Paris 2024.

Not only will every sweepstakes ticket purchased s upport the advancement of swimming programming across the country, from the grassroots to the National Team – it will also give YOU and a guest a chance to experience the FINA Swimming World Cup 2022 - Toronto from October 28th-30th as VIP guests. Theinaugural sweepstakes Grand Prize includes a meet-and-greet with select FINA star athletes, hotel accommodations for 3 nights, airfare for 2, and VIP tickets to all sessions at the FINA Swimming World Cup 2022 - Toronto.

With tickets starting at just $10, individuals can support swimming in Canada by purchasing tickets at swimming.ca/sweepstakes . Entering the sweepstakes will directly benefit our efforts to inspire Canadians through world leading performances to embrace a lifestyle of swimming for inclusion, health, and fun !

In addition to the overall prize, two early bird prizes of athlete signed racing suits will be drawn. The first early bird prize will be drawn on July 11th at 9:00am ET. The second early bird prize will be drawn on July 18th at 9:00am ET. The winning numbers will be posted on swimming.ca/sweepstakes and through all Swimming Canada social media accounts.

All early bird ticket buyers will be automatically entered to win the overall Grand Prize. The Grand Prize winner will be announced on July 28th at 5:00pm ET.

Please visit swimming.ca/sweepstakes for complete set of rules and regulations and to purchase your tickets today. Contest is open to all residents of Canada, excluding those in the province of Quebec, and participants must be 18 years of age or older to enter. Be sure to follow Swimming Canada’s social media accounts for winning ticket numbers and other important announcements.

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