February 1st Newsletter

Office Information
Feb 1, 2019

Quote of the week:

"Trust yourself, if you don't believe in yourself who will?"  Maaia Geis

What Happened in January:

 Day Camp Friday January 25th:

- We had one new U sport Qualifier and one new Trials Qualifier at the Toronto Grand Prix  

- Coach Craig is in Toronto attending the Swim Canada female Breaststroke Camp.

- Swimmers of the Month for January:

Bronze M/W: Luca 

Bronze TU/TH: Jane 

Silver: Leisl

Gold: Bingyin 

Pre-Comp: Jordan 

Prospect Dev B: Max

Prospect Dev A: Alex

Prospect Nat: Galen 

Juniord Nat: Matthew 

Elite: Mitchell 

What's New:

  • Saturday, Feb 2nd Practice @ U of R  0545-0815 for Juniors & Prospect Nat groups.
  • Canadian National officiating opportunity:

We are providing a great opportunity for our fellow Dolphins officials to officiate at Canadian Trials in Toronto @ the Pan Am Sports Centre April 3rd-7th and we are offering free hotel and flight for 2 officials.

We recommend this for any higher level official on our team that would like to become a level 4 official in the future. And we request a full commitment for officiating at this high level met, which is 10 sessions.https://www.swimming.ca/content/uploads/2016/06/Officials-Form-invite-Trials-2019.pdf

Please reply to office@reginadolphins.com if you are interested in this awesome opportunity..

Thank you from the Meet Managers

  • Feb 8th Daycamp cancelled, next Daycamp March 21st, see info below.
  • Vegas Raffle tickets have gone out to all the swimmers, this is one of our major fundraisers as proceeds from all ticket sales go directly towards your swimmer's fundraising account. Please drop off any tickets that you will not be selling to the Rods office Feb 1st-4th.  If you sell more than your fundraising requirement the remainder becomes a credit on your account. (info)
  • Chase the Ace Fundraiser @ The Broken Rack every Tuesday from 6-8pm.  Come out and support the Team and have a chance to win!! (info)  Please help us out and sign up to sell tickets for 2 hours. 10 volunteer points/session. 
  • LAST CALL for 2 Cirque du Soleil Tickets for Feb 7th @ 7:30pm. Enter the draw to win!!  All proceeds go toward our Cougar Swim Team. (info) Draw will be made Tuesday, Feb 5th @ the Broken Rack!

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  • Friday March 22nd is the 3rd Annual Cougars Dinner Fundraiser with speaker Olympian Scott Dickens (info)
  • Gold clinic Satuday March 23rd, sign your swimmer up to swim and be coached by Scott Dickens! (info)

Email: contact@rhpsf.ca to buy tickets and for more information.

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Recreation Master Plan:

  •   Rec Master Plan
  • Update: The Recreation Master Plan has been approved by City Council. The next steps are having an indoor pool build in the City's budget. This will require funding from the Federal & Provincial governments as well as Local sponsorship. Any ideas, help or contacts are welcome. Please email reginaaquatics@gmail.com for more information.

WADA Publishes 2019 Prohibited List (Info)

Swimming Article for Parents:

10 minutes a day for happier parents and swimmers  ( Link ) 


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 Next Event:

**All Competitive parents are responsible to decline before the deadline for any competition. The Pre-competitive parents are responsible to sign up before the deadline.

  • Swim meet Feb 8-10: Saskatoon Brainsport Age Group meet  (info) NO swimming for Juniors Monday am only following the meet.
  • Saskatoon Development meet Feb 9 &10(info) NO swimming for Prospect Monday following the meet.
  • Black vs. Green 4:
  • Feb 8th  @ U of R. (Sign Up Link) Novice Grad events offered. Deadline to sign up Feb 7th.
  • Feb Break  2019 Local Camp:
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  • Feb 21st-23rd USport Championships @ UBC.
  • March 1st. Georgina Syrgiannis Swim Marathon (info) Please go into our swimmer's account and update information. You have the ability to send out via email or social media to ask for donations. All donations will go directly to your fundraising account, and extra $$ raised will be a credit on your swimmer's account.
  • March 8th-10th. Junior A Provincials in Moose Jaw. Deadline to decline Feb 15th.
  • March 21st Daycamp (info) $5 discount for early registration.

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