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“The tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.” -William Blake High School Provincials: Congratulations Pen High Lakers on your success this past weekend at provincials in Richmond. The Laker girls brought home the AAA banner winning their division with the boys placing 4th behind lower mainland heavy hitters St Georges, West Point Grey and EMS. Well done everyone! Upcoming Meets and Events: Albatross Mega Swim: KISU Annual Fundraiser THE ALBATROSS MEGASWIM - is live and available to accept donations. Here is what you need to know: The...

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For those who leave never to return. For those who return but are never the same. We Remember. Upcoming Meets and Events: Albatross Mega Swim: KISU Annual Fundraiser THE ALBATROSS MEGASWIM - is live and available to accept donations. Here is what you need to know: The Swim will take place Friday November 29th and fundraising has already started. WHAT TO DO: Log in to your account at www.kisu.ca. A prompt window will pop-up to get you started on your fundraising account. Please follow the prompts to set up your...

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“The breaking of a wave cannot explain the whole sea” -Vladimir Nabokov Vernon Fall Invitational and Jamboree: Nov 1-3, 2019 Congratulations to all the KISU swimmers who competed in Vernon this past weekend! Results are available here and on the website. Invitational Results Jamboree Results Upcoming Meets and Events: KISU Arena Backpack Order: Thinking ahead for a Christmas present for your swimmer . . . think about a KISU Arena Backpack. Coach Theresa has the smaller version. Coach Jamie has the larger version. Costs: Large - ARE-1E004 Spiky 2 Backpack...

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“Where is all the knowledge we lost with information?” -TS Elliot Upcoming Meets and Events: Arena Tracksuit Order: Registration Deadline Oct 31st There is a firm deadline of October 31st so we have them in time for the Kamloops meet. Please indicate if you would like a jacket, pants or both and the required sizes in the note area. Approx cost: Jacket: $70 Pants: $45 If you are having trouble determining sizes, visit the event listing on the website for links to sizing charts. Adult sizes are unisex (XS-3XL) Youth...

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“An obstacle is often a stepping stone.” -Prescott KISU Triple Pentathlon: Congratulations to all the swimmers who competed at the KISU Triple Pentathlon last weekend. There were many best times and courageous swims! A HUGE thank you to all the family members, friends, past members and visiting officials who came out in force to volunteer this past weekend. The success of our meets relies heavily on your volunteer efforts. We could not have done it without ALL of you! Upcoming Meets and Events: Pro-D Day Clinic: October 25th 10:00-Noon, Registration...

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Happy Thanksgiving to all KISU Families Turkey Time Trial: Thank you to all the family members who came out to volunteer at the time trial this past Saturday. It ran very smoothly thanks to all of you. Results available on the website under the EVENTS tab and HERE Arena Team Suits: The remaining Arena swimsuits have arrived and can be picked up at the KISU office this week. Please double check the fit of the suit with your swimmer before they wear it in the pool, remove tags, etc. If...

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“No matter how slow you go you’re still lapping everyone on the couch.” Swimming Canada Registration: There are still a number of members who have not confirmed their account details with Swimming Canada. Emails were sent again today. Meet entries cannot not be processed for your swimmer until your account is updated. Please confirm your swimmer’s details ASAP. Your swimmers are not completely registered until account details are confirmed. If you notice any errors, please email admin@kisu.ca with the correct info. Arena Team Suits: The remaining Arena swimsuits have arrived...

KISU wins Swim BC Club of the Year! Congratulations to all our members who helped to make this possible! Here's the list of accomplishments that were read out when KISU received the Club of the Year on the weekend. It truly takes the WHOLE club to accomplish this - Well done everyone. Let's keep it going!! KISU excelled in the following areas: Swimmer Development and Performance 4th place overall at Canadian Junior Championships; top 5 BC scoring club Senior Nationals and Canadian Trials Place two swimmers on the Canadian World...

“Every Next Level of your life will demand a different you.” Upcoming Meets and Events: Event Sign Up: New to KISU? Below are a few tips on event sign up and volunteer commitment: All of our meets, time trials, social events, volunteer commitment etc, require for you to sign up on the website. Once you have logged into your account all upcoming events can be viewed from the home screen. To view the description of the event, click on the event title on the left side of the screen. To...

“The thing that separates the best from the rest is just the mindset.” -Bianca Andreescu Upcoming Meets and Events: Swim practice starts this week! Mini Squad coaches will meet their groups by the waterslide. Juniors and upwill meet by the KISU office. View the practice schedule HERE Team Suit Pick up/Trials: September 9th& 10th When:3:30-5:30 Where: Community Centre Lobby Most of this season’s team suits have arrived and are ready for pick up. Our equipment manager Simone will be set up in the lobby with suits for pick up/trial both...