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Sunday, December 13, 2015

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Paul Partridge - 50 m Butterfly - Pop Sidwell - Nov 21, 2015



Penny Kelly, 100 m backstroke - Pop Sidwell - Nov 21, 2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 Pizza Night:

Pizza night will be held Tuesday December 22nd beginning at 10:00 pm at Boston Pizza (2729 Pembina Hwy, ph 204-261-7111) following swimming. The swim on Tuesday December 22nd is a free swim open to all club members and will not count towards your weekly number of swim practices. This swim practice is also open to our Intro to Masters Swimmers. See you there.

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Pop Sidwell 2015

November 21st the Mid Can Masters hosted the 40th Annual Pop Sidwell Swim Meet. Thank you to Bob Groff and Bob Modrcin for organizing the meet, and to Carrie Smith for arranging the banquet following the meet at St. John's College . Also a big thanks goes out to all the timers, stroke & turn judges, runners and data enterers. Last but not least congratulations to our clubs members who competed and showed our clubs prowess in the pool. Gabor Csepregi set a new Manitoba record in the backstoke. See the results here. Photos of the meet are available at Pop Sidwell Photos
You can download any photos you want free of charge by:
1) Double Click the photo
2) Select the size you want by clicking the size icon (bottom right corner)
3) Then click the download icon (bottom right corner)
You can watch a slide show of the meet at: 
Pop Sidwell Slideshow

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Mid-Can Membership 2015-2016:

Welcome to our new members: Fedra Salias, Stephanie Morrison, Rhea MacLean, Paul Partridge, Wayne Yarchuk, Ilya and Jenn Also we welcome Carolyne Lynch and Gary Gervais who have rejoined the club. The club currently has 39 registered swimmers. At this time last year we had 34 members, in 2009 we had 45 members. A current membership list is attached. This list is used to phone if there is a pool closure. The list is incomplete as I have not received all the swimmers data yet. Please check your information, phone numbers and usual lane and email me if any corrections are required. We still need new members. Please invite friends, family, and co-workers to try out the club. New members can swim for 3 practices before deciding whether or not to join

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17th FINA World Masters Championships Aug. 1-12, 2017 - Budapest, Hungary !

On March 11 FINA announced that Budapest, Hungary, will host the 17th FINA World Championships and FINA World Masters Championships in July 2017, replacing the city of Guadalajara (MEX). The FINA World Aquatics Championships will be held from July 14-30, 2017. The Masters Championship will follow on August 1 - 12, 2017. The event will be in the Budapest Swimming Complex, a brand new state-of-the-art facility to be built on the banks of the Danube across from Margaret Island in Budapest. Several club members are already talking about going to this meet.

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See you in the pool:
Roy