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Eric Stimson

Clubs that fulfilled the requirement for distribution for the Athlete Surcharge Refund have had their funds distributed. A letter has been issued to each club that submitted their W9 per the requirements.

Eric Stimson

The Niagara House of Delegates meeting is a little over 3 weeks away. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the meeting will be held virtually and we need your help in order for the meeting to run smoothly and efficiently. Eric Stimson has reached out to clubs to name their voting athlete and non-athlete members so that credentialing can occur prior to the meeting and 56 have responded so far. Thank you! Another way in which we hope to run the meeting smoothly and efficiently is to reach out to the Niagara...

Eric Stimson

Thank you to all the cubs that sent in the Club Member, Athlete Member, and guest information. At this time, only the following clubs have submitted their info: AMTS CVSC GWST RAYS TWST AYST EAST HAST SDSC VELO BAAC FAST HAWK SHAQ VICT BCSR FKVL IRON SKAN VRTX BRAD GGST JETS SRGE WAAC BSSC GISC MERC STAR WEBS CAQY GRAT METS STSC WGSC CAST GRAY OLSC SYCH UNAC CATO GVSL PACK TTAC CSCI GVST PMSC TTSC If you don’t see your club on the list, please get in touch with...

Eric Stimson

Please click here to view the proposed budget. The budget will be approved at the June 6th Virtual HOD meeting. Questions we've recieved: Q. I saw that the club Recognition budget is significantly lower. Does that mean that if a team moves a up a level they will get less than in previous years? A. As of April 29, 2020, there was no request for funding for club recognition for this fiscal year. I will assume that no team will apply between now and the end of the fiscal year;...

Eric Stimson

This is a reminder to all clubs that I will need you to submit your Member Representative and Athlete Representative name, email, and mobile # (if possible) to attend and vote at the Virtual HOD on June 6. Guests are also required to submit their intent to attend for approval. Responses should be emailed to admin@niagaraswim.org. So far, I have responses from: AMTS BCSR CAQY CATO FAST FKVL GGST GVSL IRON OLSC PACK PMSC RAYS SHAQ STAR STSC SYCH TWST VICT VRTX WGSC Please be sure to send me your...

Eric Stimson

We want to hear from you! If you haven't already completed the survey for the Niagara LSC 12 and Under Champs, please take a moment to do so - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ZT5N3ZP Please, only complete the survey if you were in attendance and feel free to share with others that were!

Eric Stimson

Niagara LSC Athlete Registration Refund and USA Swimming Covid-19 Relief Support April 30, 2020 To the Niagara Swimming Community, Niagara Swimming’s Executive Board of Directors has approved two proposals designed to provide support to our clubs and athletes during these extraordinary circumstances. In order to prioritize these two initiatives during this crisis, the Executive Board unanimously voted to suspend all athlete and coach travel reimbursements through August 31, 2020. Both of these proposals represent one-time distributions and do not set a precedent for future actions or decisions by the Executive...

Eric Stimson

Click here for the original article on USA swimming.org - https://www.usaswimming.org/news-landing-page%2f2020%2f04%2f28%2fusa-swimming-announces-recovery-plan-for-clubs

Eric Stimson

Click here for original post on USA Swimming's site