Progressive Supper - This Saturday.
Annual Progressive Supper is on Saturday,
May 14, 2015.
new members should be sure to not miss this gastronomical
• 4:45PM The evening begins at the
home of Wenda and Greg Dickens, 1004
Rivera Cres for
• 6:15PM The second stop is at
the home of Fedra Salias 39
Millfield Dr for
the main course.
• 8:15PM The final location
is at the home of Mary Ann Mork 38
Hyatt Place for
The homes are close enough to walk or bicycle from
home to home. The distance is 5.9 km total. You can see the
Google maps calculates total walking time as 1 hr 12 minutes
and bicycling time as 23 min. The food is potluck, there is a
sign up posted on the bulletin board at the pool for
participants to sign up and list whether they'll bring an
appetizer, a main course, or a dessert. Please email Carrie
you have any questions.
Participants should bring
their own plates, utensils, and beverages.
June 30, 2016 Pizza Night:
night will be held Thursday,
June 30th beginning at 10:00 pm at
Boston Pizza (2729 Pembina Hwy, ph 204-261-7111)
following swimming. The swim on Thursday June 30th is
to all club members and will not count towards your weekly
number of swim practices. See you there.
Water Bottles and Shirts
to Bozidar the club now has branded water bottles.They are only
There are 31 water bottles remaining for
Email Bozidar (Bob)
if you would like to purchase one of these.
Roy Eldridge the club also has branded Shirts.
There are 5
remaining (2 M, 2 L and 1 XL) and are $20.00 each.
you would like to purchase one of these.
Game Swim Practice Cancellations July 14 and July 21
season there are 2 Blue Bomber games which conflict with our
games on Thursday July 14, and Thursday July 21,
The practices on those 2 Thursday evenings
will be cancelled.
FINA World Masters Championships Aug. 1-12, 2017 -
Budapest, Hungary !
Hungary will host the 17th FINA World Championships July
14-30, 2017 and afterwards in August will host the 17th
FINA World Masters Championships. Monitor the Fina
Webpage here for
further information as it becomes available.The event will be
in the Budapest
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. In
order to qualify to swim in the worlds you must swim in those
events in a sanctioned meet within a year preceding the World's
Masters Swim Championship, so enter the Pop Sidwell in November
current membership list is attached. We now have 47 registered
members. We use this list to phone when there is a pool closure
so please check the list for errors. Let me know
of any corrections required.
Groff has been working hard at rebuilding our webpage. You'll
find all the information about the club practices, swim meets,
newsletters, pictures and more. Check it out
Fall Pool Closure:
pool's annual fall cleaning will be in late August & early
September as usual.
last swim for the 2015/2016 swim year is: Thursday,
August 25, 2016 @ 8:30PM - 10:00PM
The first swim for the 2016/2017 swim year is: Saturday,
September 17, 2016 @ 8:00AM - 9:30AM
Sidwell - November 19, 2017
fall the Mid-Can Masters will again host the Pop Sidwell Swim
Meet. This year will be the 41th year of the meet. The pool has
been reserved forSaturday, November
19th so mark your calenders. In order to
qualify to swim in the worlds in Budapest in August 2017 you
must swim in the events you plan to enter in a sanctioned meet
within a year preceding the World's Masters Swim Championship,
so plan to enter the Pop Sidwell
in November 2017.
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