HHBF Weekly Communication - Friday, June 24th, 2022

Halton Hills Blue Fins Administrator
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Communication - Friday, June 24th, 2022

 

Summer is here!  We hope you have enjoyed the first week of it! 

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Congrats and Good Luck to HHBF athletes competing at  Regional Long Course C Championships this weekend!   

 

Please take note of schedule changes:

June 24 - NO PRACTICE  - JR WHT/BLUE & SNR WHT/BLUE

June 25 - NO PRACTICE - SNR WHT/BLUE

June 26 - NO PRACTICE JR WHT/BLUE

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“NEW”  HHBF BASEBALL CAPS NOW AVAILABLE!!

Just in time for summer!  Cost $20 - contact Petra  [email protected]  to arrange purchase!

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OYJ CHAMPIONSHIPS LAST WEEKEND!

Congrats to HHBF OYJ athletes!  Some pictures from last weekend…Austin D. missing!

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MEMBERSHIP FEEDBACK QUESTIONNAIRE

We are looking for feedback as we head into next season!  Thank-you!

Membership Program Feedback Questionnaire

 

 

 

TRAINING 

 

Equipment Reminder

All Swimmers are to bring their own equipment to practice.  Please find links below for Equipment purchase:

Equipment page  ,  Buy, Sell, and Swap Facebook group ,  Team Aquatics , Splashables  or  LySports

 

 

MINI FINS

See you next season!

INTRO A

See you next season!

INTRO B

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 25

INTRO C

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 25

JR  WHITE

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 27  

JUNE 24-26:  Regional C Champs (Qualifiers Only)

JUNE 24:  NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 26: NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JR BLUE

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 28  

JUNE 24-26:  Regional C Champs (Qualifiers Only)

JUNE 24:  NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 26: NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

SNR WHITE

TEST SET RESULTS

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 29  

JUNE 24-26:  Regional C Champs (Qualifiers Only)

JUNE 24:  NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 25: NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

SNR BLUE

TEST SET RESULTS

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 29  

JUNE 24-26:  Regional C Champs (Qualifiers Only)

JUNE 24:  NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 25: NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

MASTERS

SEASON END/LAST DAY:  JUNE 30

  https://www.teamunify.com/team/canhhbf/page/programs/masters-

June 2,7,9,14,16,21,23,28

JUNE 30 - Home Meet

 

 

 

OFFICIALS

Whitby Swimming will run a Para Swimming clinic on Saturday June 25 from 8:30AM to 3PM at Iroquois Sports Centre in Whitby.

If interested in attending:

Pre- Register via Learning Management system  https://edu.swimming.ca/

·         click on OFFICIALS tab on the menu for more information on how to access the Learning Management System

·         click  Member Login with your official account username and password

·         Officials Instructions page – click CLINICS tab

·         Clinics Page to register your clinic

 

 

FUNDRAISING

 

Don’t forget to check Flipgive when shopping online!  It’s an easy way to earn money back towards your fundraising obligation!

 

 Download the  FlipGive app

 

An amazing $3224.79 raised this season!  Our best season yet!  Thank you to everyone that participated!

 

SWITCH TO PERSONAL ACCOUNTS!

Did you know?  Your earning doesn’t have to stop with the end of the season!  Once the current FlipGive season closes, simply activate your personal account by dropping down the box under your name and click switch teams.  From there click Personal Account and you can keep earning there.  When the new HHBF season opens, you can transfer your funds!

 

For new users, FlipGive is our season-long fundraising initiative where you can earn money back towards your fundraising obligation through your everyday online store and gift card purchases. Find the full list of stores on the  FlipGive app  or join  online . Amounts raised will be put towards your 2021/2022 fundraising obligation at the end of the season.   Friends and family can join too! To have family/friends linked to your FlipGive account, or for help with setting up your own FlipGive, contact Petra at  [email protected]

 

Don’t forget to check out Flipgive for your end of year gifts and for your new start up summer programs!

 


 

EVENTS & VOLUNTEERING

 

Canada Day in the Glen Parade - July 1st - Sign Up details coming soon!

Glen Williams annual parade celebrating Canada Day is approaching!  Olympian and former Blue Fin athlete,  Tessa Ciepulcha, is going to be walking in the Glen Williams Canada Day parade and HHBF is excited to be joining her!

 

Details:

 

SIGN UP INSTRUCTIONS TO FOLLOW SHORTLY!

 

HHBF Position  - Meet on Alexander St, behind the Mayor at  Number 7

 

You need to be in position no later than 11:45, parade starts at 12pm noon.

 

Please remember that there is almost no parking in the Glen, but there is a  free shuttle service from the Super Store to Prestons Store in the Village.

 

There is water available at the end of the route in the parking lot of the Montessori School (used to be St Johns Church)

 

When you have completed the route, walkers please return to the park via the same route you came.

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TORONTO AND OTTAWA HEAD TO HEAD CLINICS OFFERED:

Here are the links to the clinics (for registration, topics and all other details):

 

Ottawa - July 18-20

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/ottawa-head-to-head-swim-clinic-series-w-2x-olympian-savannah-king-tickets-345092620317

Toronto - July 22-24

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/toronto-head-to-head-swim-clinic-series-wolympic-medallist-brittany-maclean-tickets-343154152307

 

GENERAL INFO

 

Set up your TeamUnify Account for SMS Messages

Please add cell phone numbers in TeamUnify to receive important messages such as pool closures quickly by text.  Follow these instructions:  https://support.teamunify.com/en/articles/7

 

UPCOMING DATES 

 

JUNE 24-26:  Regional C Champs (Qualifiers Only)

JUNE 24:  JRS/SNRS NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 25: SRS NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 26: JRS NO PRACTICE DUE TO C CHAMPS

JUNE 30:  MASTERS HOME MEET

 

JULY 1:  Canada Day Parade 

 

SPONSORS

Thanks to this year’s amazing sponsors!

https://www.teamunify.com/team/canhhbf/page/sponsors  

If you think the energy and commitment of our terrific group of competitive swimmers are a good fit with your brand please contact our Sponsorship Chair at:  [email protected]

Gold Sponsors

Royal Float Services

 

 

 

 

Henderson Family

A very gracious thank-you to the Henderson Family for their support of HHBF!

 

Silver Sponsors

Chaston Brothers Ent.

 

D.L.P. Heavy Haul Inc.

http://www.dlpheavyhaul.com/index.html

Canadian Maintenance & Safety

www.yoursafetysource.ca

Dufferin Construction

https://www.dufferinconstruction.com/

Jim Desjardins Trucking Ltd.

Combined Hydraulics

In Kind Sponsors

Bell CT Trucking

http://www.bctsolutions.ca/index.php

Pita Pit Georgetown

https://pitapit.ca/locations/georgetown/

Presto Auto Glass Inc