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539Apr. 21, 2014Monday3 Provincial Records broken by Glover and Wog in AustraliaMacKenzie Glover (UMAN) and Kelsey Wog (UMAN) travelled to Australia with the Youth Canadian Team this past week to compete at the Australian Age Championships and to participate in a training camp. On their last night of competition they broke 3 Provincial Records.539none
537Apr. 15, 2014TuesdaySNM Post Secondary Scholarship ProgramThe SNM Board of Directors has approved a revised Post Secondary Scholarship program. Applications are now being accepted for Entrance Scholarship (Grade 12). Applications are now required for all Returning Swimmer Scholarships.537none
538Apr. 15, 2014TuesdayCoach Tom Hainey nominated for IMPACT Coach of Year AwardCoach Tom Hainey (MANTA) has been nominated for the IMPACT Coach of the Year Award at this year's Sport Manitoba's Night of Champions presented by Manitoba Chicken Producers.538none
536Apr. 11, 2014Friday2 Swim Mb coaches awarded Coaching Mantitoba 2014 IMPACT AwardsPal Temesvari (Mid Can Masters) was awarded the Active for Life Award and Tom Hainey (MANTA) received the Peter Williamson Memorial Award (Train to Compete-Train to Win High Performance).536.jpginline
534Apr. 10, 2014ThursdayDillon Perron breaks three Provincial Records at TrialsDillon Perron (UMAN) breaks another three Provincial Records at Trials last week. These were his first broken records in Long Course.534none
535Apr. 10, 2014ThursdayTwo Para Swimmers from Manitoba make the National Team for this summer's Pan Pacific Swimming ChampionshipsRhea Schmidt of Bison's Swimming & Cam MacDonald of Para Storm Swim Club will represent Canada at Para Pan Pacific Swimming Championships set for Aug 6-10/2014 at the Rose Bowl Aquatic Centre in Pasadena California.535.JPGinline
533Apr. 04, 2014Friday2014Canadian Swimming Trials - Day 1 & 2 Results16 Manitoba swimmers have travelled to Victoria, BC this week to participate in the 2014 Canadian Swimming Commonwealth and Pan Pacific Trials. 3 Provincial Records broken and one Bronze medal earned so far with 2 days of competition remaining.533none
530Mar. 31, 2014Monday10 medals for our Para swimmers at Can Ams in MiamiPara swimmers, Rhea Schmidt, Shelby Newkirk and Cameron MacDonald travelled to warmer weather this past weekend to compete at Spring Can Am Championships in Miami, Florida. In total they earned 10 medals!530none
531Mar. 31, 2014Monday6th Man/Sask Record for Team TOBA relayA sixth Provincial Record was broken at Man/Sask during the provincial relays. Team TOBA breaks the senior 4 x 50 medley relay record.531none
532Mar. 31, 2014MondayManitoba Para Athletes shine at Can AmsTremendous showing for Manitoba Para Athletes this past weekend in Miami Florida at the beautiful outdoor facility in the sun! First outdoor meet for some of our athletes and they adapted well.532.JPGinline
529Mar. 28, 2014Friday5 Records set at Man/SaskCongratulations to Jamie Alexiuk, Kfir Kholodovski, Simon Meier & Alex Shogolev in setting Manitoba Provincial Records at Man/Sask.529none
528Mar. 27, 2014ThursdayNew SNM Executive Director appointedSwim Natation Manitoba is extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Fellner as Executive Director, effective May 1, 2014.528none
527Mar. 21, 2014FridayMan/Sask Awards & Thank youThe 2014 Short Course Manitoba/Saskatchewan Open Championships Awards have been posted along with a THANK YOU to volunteers who made Man/Sask a success.527none
526Mar. 19, 2014WednesdayProspects West 2014 TeamThe 2014 Prospects West Team has been named. These 6 swimmers along with 6 from Saskatchewan will travel to Saskatoon as team MAN/SASK for a 4 day camp with teams from BC & Alberta from April 10 - 13, 2014.526none
525Feb. 25, 2014Tuesday5 Provincial Records for Perron at CIS ChampionshipsDillon Perron (UM) sets 5 Provincial Records at CIS Championships in Toronto last weekend!525none
524Feb. 18, 2014Tuesday2 Provincial Records for Shogolev in 50 BackNot only did Alex Shogolev (UMAN) break the Provincial Record in M15-17 SC 50 Back on Friday, but he did it again on Sunday evening with the lead leg of the Medley Relay when he went 26.66.524none
523Feb. 17, 2014MondayBronze for Evans - Day 4 ResultsThe last day of competition at Western Canadian Championships has Cody Evans (MM) earning a bronze medal in the 50 freestyle.523none
522Feb. 16, 2014SundayMedal haul for Manitoba Swimmers at Westerns - Day 2 & 3 ResultsManitoba Swimmers earn 2 golds, 2 silvers and 1 bronze at Westerns Canadian Championships in New Westminster, BC on days 2 & 3 of competition.522none
521Feb. 14, 2014FridayBronze for Roy - Day 1 WesternsManitoba athletes are competing at Westerns Championships in New Westminster, BC this weekend. On Day 1, Kyla Roy of UMAN wins a bronze medal in the women's 15&U 200m breast.521none
519Jan. 28, 2014TuesdaySwimming 101 Coaching ClinicsSwim Manitoba will be offering two Swimming 101 Coaching Clinics. One in Thompson, MB from February 21 to 23, 2014 and one in Winnipeg, MB from May 9 to 11, 2014. Registration is now OPEN for both courses.519none
520Jan. 28, 2014TuesdayDillon Perron breaks a Provincial RecordDillon Perron (UM) breaks the 200 Breast Provincial Record in a time of 2:13.21 at Canada West Championships in Calgary!520none
518Jan. 27, 2014MondaySwim Mantioba Fundraising opportunitySwim Manitoba will provide a grant totaling $20,000 which will be distributed to Swim Manitoba swim clubs based on the number of volunteer credits each club earns for helping at the 2014 Canadian Age Group Championships (CAGC) from July 23 – 28, 2014 and the East vs West Junior Dual meet on July 29 & 30, 2014.518none
517Jan. 22, 2014WednesdaySNM seeks full time Executive DirectorSNM seeks full time Executive Director.517none
516Jan. 16, 2014ThursdayJaring Timmerman (105 years old) attempt at World Record!Jaring Timmerman is closing in on 105 years old and he is planning another assault on the masters swimming world records in 2014. His first attempt will be at the Catherine Kerr Pentathlon in Winnipeg Friday January 24 2014516none
515Jan. 09, 2014ThursdayJane MacDougall awarded Sport Manitoba Women to Watch GrantJane MacDougall of the Manta Swim Club, has been chosen as a recipient of a Sport Manitoba Women to Watch Grant.515none
513Dec. 10, 2013TuesdaySummer Aquatic Staff for NWTEvery year, the NWT Recreation and Parks Association recruits Summer Aquatic Staff on behalf of various communities throughout the NWT.513none
514Dec. 10, 2013TuesdayChanges to 2013-2014 Meet ScheduleThe following changes have been made to the meet schedule • The Manta 12 & Under on February 1, 2014 meet has been cancelled • The Selkirk Invitational514none
512Dec. 06, 2013FridayExecutive Director ResignationThe Board of Swim Manitoba announces the resignation of Executive Director, Darin Muma, effective March 28, 2014.512none
511Dec. 02, 2013Monday5 Provincial Records Broken at PWI this past weekendA relay and four individual Provincial Records were broken this past weekend at an eventful Prairie Winter Invitational.511none
510Nov. 27, 2013WednesdayCommunication via EmailThe office is experiencing issues with sending emails. We are able to receive emails, however all outgoing emails are coming back as undelivered. We have been told this may take a few days to resolve. Please be patient if we do not respond within 24 hours.510none
509Nov. 15, 2013FridayCTV Morning LIVE is coming to Pan Am poolCTV Morning Live with Rachel Lagace will be at Pan Am pool on Monday, November 18.509none
508Nov. 12, 2013TuesdaySwim Saskatchewan letter to City of Regina re air quality at Lawson poolSwim Saskatchewan will no longer sanction meets at Lawson Pool until City of Regina takes action to fix the pool's air quality.508none
507Nov. 04, 2013MondayShannon Shakespear inducted into Manitoba Sports Hall of FameShannon Shakespeare was inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday with many friends and family in attendance. Swim Manitoba congratulates Shannon and all inductees. The following is the article written for the induction by Glen Dawkins of the Winnipeg Sun.507none
506Oct. 31, 2013ThursdaySwim Manitoba Offers a New Exciting EventThe Winter Olympics are coming up quickly and as a result the “summer sports” tend to be put on the back burner. However, the summer Olympics are only two short years away and training is on-going with Olympic and Para-Olympic hopefuls. Some of these hopefuls may be in our own “backyard”. Swimming is doing what it can now to raise funds for athletes to support their Olympic dreams506.jpginline
504Oct. 21, 2013MondayFrom The Records RoomPeople sometimes wonder which are the oldest, longest-standing but still-current entries in the Swim Manitoba Records Book. This article describes the 8 oldest but still-current records, all from the 1970s:504none
505Oct. 21, 2013MondaySwim Manitoba Annual AwardsThe Swim Manitoba Annual Awards Banquet was held yesterday at the Victoria Inn. More than 130 swimmers, coaches, officials & families attended the banquet.505none
503Oct. 08, 2013TuesdaySwim Manitoba’s Getting out the Pool and into Fine Food & BeerWINNIPEG, October 8, 2013 – As an amateur sport, funding is scarce and the need to fundraise is growing. All sports have felt the crunch of cutbacks at a federal and provincial level. There is less funding to support the same number of sports and programs that are only increasing in costs per year.503.jpginline
502Oct. 03, 2013ThursdayShannon Shakespeare to be inducted into Manitoba Sports Hall of FameThe Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame & Museum is excited to announce their 34th Annual Induction Ceremony and Dinner taking place on November 2 at the Victoria Inn Winnipeg.502.jpginline
501Sep. 11, 2013WednesdaySwim Manitoba Awards BanquetSwim Manitoba’s Annual Awards Banquet is being held on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at the Victoria Inn (Wellington Room), registration at 2:30pm and awards ceremony at 3:00pm.501none
500Aug. 23, 2013FridaySwimming 101 Clinic for coachesSwim Manitoba will host a swimming 101 clinic for coaches at Pan Am Pool in Winnipeg from October 4 to 6, 2013.500none
499Aug. 21, 2013WednesdayVaughan Baird, Canadian Aquatic Hall of Fame Founder Dies at 85As a university undergraduate Vaughan Baird was a swimming and diving champion while attending Dalhousie. Mr. Baird was the Founder and continuing Chair of the Aquatic Hall of Fame and Museum of Canada. He was a true leader in aquatic sport.499none
498Aug. 18, 2013SundaySchmidt Sixth in 100 Free at IPC World ChampsManitoba's Rhea Schmidt was sixth tonight in the final of the Women's S-13 100m Freestyle in Montreal. It was her final event of the 2013 IPC World Swimming Champs. She finished the meet with two sixth place finishes.498none
495Aug. 13, 2013TuesdayCanada Summer Games - 5 Provincial Records BrokenWyatt Yarish & Kelsey Wog broke individual Provincial Records while the 15-17 Team Toba boys broke the 4 x 200 Free relay record at the 2013 Canada Summer Games, in Sherbrooke, last week.495none
496Aug. 13, 2013Tuesday2014 North American Indigenous GamesThe deadline to be considered for IDENTIFICATION is fast approaching for the 2014 NAIGs to held in Regina, Saskatchewan - July 20 to 27, 2014. Deadline is Friday, August 16, 2013.496none
497Aug. 13, 2013TuesdayRhea Schmidt 6th at IPC World ChampsManitoba's Rhea Schmidt was sixth tonight in the final of the Women's class SB-13 100m Breaststroke at the Para Swimming World Championships in Montreal.497none
494Aug. 09, 2013FridaySiwicki earns Manitoba's 10th medal in SwimmingBreanne Siwicki gets a Bronze medal in the grueling 5 km Open Water swimming event this morning earning her sixth medal of the Canada Summer Games. The total number of medals for Manitoba in Swimming is 10.494.jpginline
493Aug. 08, 2013ThursdayNinth Medal for Manitoba in the PoolBreanne Siwicki won Manitoba’s 9th medal in the pool tonight, her fifth of the meet, a bronze, in Women’s 800m Freestyle. Minutes later she was fourth in the women’s 200 Individual Medley.493none
492Aug. 07, 2013WednesdayEighth medal for Manitoba in the PoolBreanne Siwicki won Manitoba’s 8th medal in the pool tonight, her fourth of the meet, a bronze in Women’s 200m Backstroke.492.jpginline
491Aug. 06, 2013TuesdayThree More Medals and Three Records on day Three at Canada Games.Three was a common number for Team Manitoba athletes today as they continued to shine at the pool. The herd won three more medals to bring their total to seven after 3 days of competition. They also set four new Provincial records along the way.491.jpginline
490Aug. 05, 2013MondayManitoba Women Showing Their Metal in the Pool at Canada GamesManitoba swimmers won three more medals in Women's swimming events on Monday night in Sherbrooke, to bring their total to four in the pool. Wyatt Yarish also broke the 15-17 boys Provincial Record in 200m Butterfly with a 2:06.58.490.jpeginline
488Aug. 04, 2013SundayFast Start for Team ‘toba at 2013 Canada Games.Breanne Siwicki led the thundering herd with a Gold medal, Games and a Games record in in the Women’s 1500m Freestyle in a time of 17:03.68, on the first day of completion at the Canada Games swimming venue at the University of Sherbrooke. Siwicki smashed the existing record by more than eleven and a half seconds. Team 'Toba had some very encouraging performances on day 1.488none
489Aug. 03, 2013SaturdayResults of the Deaflympics in Sofia BulgariaManitoba's Thomas Osborn was competing at the 22nd Deaf Olympics that just wrapped up in Sofia Bulgaria. He swam in six individual events.489none
486Jul. 29, 2013MondaySunday Action from CAGCThere were four more medals including two more gold and another Provincial Record, in Sunday’s action, as the pool events wrapped up at Canadian Age Group Championships, in Montreal. The open water 5km race concludes the swim meet on Monday.486none
483Jul. 27, 2013SaturdayMore Hardware and Records for Manitoba Swimmers at CAGCDay three action produced another 3 medals and 2 Provincial records, in the pool on Friday, for Manitoba swimmers at the Canadian Age group Championships in Montreal.483none
484Jul. 27, 2013SaturdayOsborn 14th at Deaflympics in Sofia, BulgariaManitoba's Thomas Osborn finished 14th in 200 freestyle with a personal best time of 2:05.99.484none
485Jul. 27, 2013SaturdayCAGC-Day 4: 3 More Medals and a RecordKelsey Wog won her second gold medal and set her second Provincial Record, on Saturday night at Canadian Age Group Championships, in Montreal,in the 14year-old Girl’s 200m Breaststroke.485none
482Jul. 26, 2013FridayMore Gold at Canadian Age Group ChampionshipsBreanne Siwicki and Lauren Teghtsoonian finished 1-2 in the Women's 16-18 400m Individual Medley on Thursday night. That brings Manitoba's medal collection to 2 gold, 1 silver, and 2 bronze after the first two days of competition.482none
480Jul. 25, 2013ThursdayManitoba Swimmer to Compete for Canada at Summer DeaflympicsThe Manitoba Marlins' own Thomas Osborn will compete for Canada at the 2013 Summer Deaflympics, taking place in Sofia, Bulgaria from July 26 to August 4, 2013. About 5,000 athletes from 80 countries are expected to compete in the multi-sport event.480none
481Jul. 25, 2013ThursdayManitoba Swimmer Strikes Gold at Canadian Age Group Champs.Kyla Roy led the University of Manitoba Bisons with a gold medal in the 14 year-old Girl's 50m Breaststroke, in the first day of competition at Canadian Age Group Championships in Montreal. Her time was 33.77 seconds, just short of her Provincial Record set earlier this month.481none
479Jul. 24, 2013WednesdayProvincial Records at Summer Nationals - Take 2& 2 More Makes 8479none
478Jul. 23, 2013TuesdayProvincial Records broken at Summer NationalsManitoba swimmers break 6 Individual Provincial Records at Summer Nationals in Montreal.478none
477Jul. 19, 2013FridaySummer Nationals – Day 2 actionOn day 2 of competition Manitoba swimmers had a strong presence in the pool. Breanne Siwicki wins the 400 IM, her premier event and her very first National champion title.477none
476Jul. 18, 2013ThursdaySummer Nationals – Day 1 actionWe had a successful day 1 of swimming with 2 Provincial Records and one bronze medal by Manitoba swimmers.476none
473Jul. 10, 2013WednesdayThank you & Man/Sask High Point & Club AwardsSwim Manitoba would like to thank all officials and volunteers this past weekend. Without their time and effort this swim meet would not have been possible. THANK YOU!473none
475Jul. 10, 2013WednesdayWater Polo Canada leader chosen as new Swimming Canada CEOOne of Canada’s best-known and most accomplished leaders in aquatic sports is diving into a new challenge.475none
472Jul. 09, 2013TuesdayThree New Provincial Records set at Man./Sask. ChampsThere were three new Manitoba Long Course records set at Manitoba/Saskatchewan Championship festivities at Pan Am Pool this past weekend. Kyla Roy and Simon Meier have added new swims to the record books.472none
471Jun. 27, 2013Thursday2013-14 Swim Meet ScheduleThe 2013-14 Swim Meet Schedule as been approved by Swim Manitoba.471none
470Jun. 26, 2013WednesdayMan/Sask - Officials NeededWe are ONE WEEK away from Man/Sask Provincial Championships from July 4 to 7, 2013. The Open Water event has been cancelled due to lack of resources. However, we have all entries in and our total number of athletes is 425! This is the biggest Long Course Man/Sask in recent history.470none
469Jun. 24, 2013MondayThank you!Wow! What an awesome bunch the volunteers and officials were this past weekend at Junior Provincials.469none
468Jun. 20, 2013ThursdayMarlins' Swimmer to be Inducted into Manitoba Sports Hall of FameFormer Manitoba Marlins swimmer, and Canadian Olympian, Shannon Shakespeare is being inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame this fall. The induction will take place the weekend of November 1-2 with many activities planned.468none
466Jun. 18, 2013TuesdayNorth American Indigenous GamesABORIGINAL TEAM MANITOBA 2014 North American Indigenous Games Regina, Saskatchewan – July 2014 ~IDENTIFICATION~466none
465Jun. 06, 2013Thursday2013 Canada Summer Games Swimming TeamSwim Manitoba is proud to announce their 2013 Canada Summer Games Swimming Team465.jpginline
460May. 27, 2013MondayFour New Provincial Records at GPIThere were four Long Course Manitoba Age Group records set at The Manitoba Marlins’ Golden Plains Invitational hosted this past weekend at Pan Am Pool.460none
455Apr. 23, 2013TuesdaySwimming 101 CourseSwim Manitoba will be hosting a Swimming 101 clinic for all interested coaches: Dates = May 31 - June 2, 2013 Location: Winnipeg - Pan Am Pool455none
454Apr. 18, 2013ThursdayWinnipeg's McIsaac Inducted into The CPC Hall of FameSwim Natation Manitoba wishes to congratulate multiple Paralympic Games champion Tim McIsaac of Winnipeg and trailblazer Janet Dunn of Victoria who were inducted Monday into the Canadian Paralympic Hall of Fame.454none
453Apr. 17, 2013WednesdayNational Officials Day in CanadaOn behalf of all of Swim Manitoba, in recognition of April 17, 2013 being proclaimed as National Officials Day in Canada, I would like to thank all of you for your dedicated volunteerism and support in all that you do to help us run our competitive programs. The valuable gift of your time is absolutely crucial to our success. Consequently, we are able to provide a quality competitive and cultural experience for our athletes, that I am confident they will treasure for a life time!453none
452Apr. 16, 2013TuesdayUniveristy of Manitoba Bisons - coaching opportunitiesThe University of Manitoba Swim Club is a high performance program whose goals are to promote the Olympic spirit. Our philosophy is grounded in the belief that active practice and pursuit of Olympic principles helps young people develop the necessary skills to reach their full potential in swimming and in life.452none
450Apr. 11, 2013ThursdaySummer Swim Coordinator Job PostingSwim Manitoba is seeking a student intern to fill its Summer Swim Coordinator position. The position is full time at approximately 35 hours per week from May 13 through August 25, 2013, with some work on weekend in June, July and August. Deadline application is April 26, 2013450none
446Apr. 08, 2013MondayCan Am Para World Trials- Day 3 ResultsFour Manitoba athletes are competing at the CanAm Para World Championships Trials this weekend in Minneapolis. Paralympian Rhea Schmidt, Cameron MacDonald, Tanner Price and Shelby Newkirk. Cameron captures Gold and Silver while Tanner earns a Bronze.446none
447Apr. 08, 2013MondayWorld Championships Trials – Day 4 ResultsChantal van Landeghem wins the womens 50 Free and earns another swim at World Championship this summer in Barcelona in a time of 25.19.447none
444Apr. 06, 2013SaturdayCan Am Para World Trials - Day 1 & 2 ResultsFour Manitoba athletes are competing at the CanAm Para World Championships Trials this weekend in Minneapolis. Paralympian Rhea Schmidt, Cameron MacDonald, Tanner Price and Shelby Newkirk.444none
445Apr. 06, 2013SaturdayWorld Championship Trials - Day 3 ResultsKaryl Clarete had a second swim last night and improved her placing and personal best time in the 400 Free at World Championship Trials in Victoria, B.C.445none
443Apr. 05, 2013FridayWorld Championships Trials – Day 2 ResultsThe second night of finals paid off for Winnipeg’s Chantal Van Landeghem with a bronze medal and berth onto World Championship Team Canada in a time of 55.35 for 100 Free. Chantal earned a spot on the 4x 100 Free relay team.443none
442Apr. 04, 2013ThursdayWorld Championships Trials – Day 1 Results – 1 Provincial Record - REVISEDA dozen athletes from Manitoba are participating in World Championships Trials this week. Manitoba highlights from day 1 were: Breanne Siwicki, 5th in 100 Fly (just off her personal best time). In a race that saw Olympic medalist, Ryan Cochrane, swim the fastest time this year,442none
441Mar. 26, 2013TuesdayProspects West Team AnnouncementThe Propects West Team, travelling to Kamloops, BC, April 18 - 21, 2013 is now announced.441none
440Mar. 25, 2013MondayCanadians sparkle at NCAA’sMarch, 25, 2013 INDIANAPOLIS – Freshmen Chantal van Landeghem of Winnipeg and Brittany MacLean of Etobicoke, Ont., each helped the University of Georgia to relay victories this weekend at the NCAA Women’s Swimming Championships.440none
439Mar. 19, 2013TuesdayMan/Sask Meet Records BrokenCongratulations to the following swimmers who broke Man/Sask meet records.439none
437Mar. 18, 2013MondayMan/Sask AwardsCongratulations to all swimmers who attended Man/Sask Provincial Championships this past weekend.437none
438Mar. 18, 2013MondayFor the Win!For the win 187 Manitoba athletes competed over the weekend in the 2013 Man/Sask Short Course Swimming Championships in Regina, Saskatchewan. Photojournalist Joe Bryksa was there to capture the action and feature the high level of athleticism required to win.438.jpginline
435Mar. 12, 2013TuesdayCongratulationsSwim Manitoba would like to congratulate the following swimmers who received Athlete Assistance from Sport Manitoba as a result of their terrific 2012 performances.435none
436Mar. 12, 2013TuesdaySNM Staff AnnouncementThe Board of Directors of Swim Manitoba is very pleased to announce that Nicole Parent joined Swim Natation Manitoba (SNM) on March 11, 2013 in the role of Program Coordinator.436none
434Mar. 08, 2013FridayProspect West CampApril 18 - 21, 2013 Kamloops, BC 14&Under Girls and 15&Under Boys as of March 14, 2013434none
433Mar. 06, 2013WednesdayThank YouThank you to all the volunteers and officials that helped in making the 2013 MB Junior and 10& Provincial Champs a success.433none
432Mar. 05, 2013TuesdayPara Team Toba Races Well at BC Prov ChampsElle Lindsey-Gossen, Robyn Sliva, Kate Robertson, Shelby Newkirk, Cam MacDonald, Tanner Price represented Manitoba at BC AAA Championships Feb 28 – Mar 2/2013 in Victoria.432.jpginline
431Feb. 28, 2013ThursdayTwelve New Provincial RecordsTwelve new Provincial Records were set at the Speedo Western Canadian Championships held at Saskatoon's Shaw Centre February 13-17.431none
430Feb. 27, 2013Wednesday"Taking It" - Sports SeminarThe Tri-S Sport Alliance in Selkirk will host the first in a series of Coaching Academy sessions March 11 from 7-9 pm in the high school theatre. The session, called “Taking It”, will cover substance use and their effect on performance. (see description below).430none
429Feb. 13, 2013WednesdayMantioba To Host 2017 Canada GamesThe 2017 Canada Games are a very special Games in that they represent the 50th Anniversary of the Canada Games as well as taking place during Canada’s Sesquicentennial (150th) Celebration.429none
428Feb. 05, 2013TuesdayParkland Gators Swim Club Seeking New Head CoachThe Parkland Gators Swim Club has been operating in Dauphin, Manitoba for 15 years encompassing competitive and pre-competitive swimmers. Job Posting428none
427Feb. 01, 2013FridayDAKOTA SWIM COACHES CLINICDAKOTA SWIM COACHES CLINIC Sponsored by North Dakota and South Dakota Local Swim Committee American Swim Coaches Association, Speedo and Epic Sports427none
425Jan. 31, 2013ThursdaySwimming Canada CEO Pierre Lafontaine Leaves for New ChallengesSwimming Canada President David de Vlieger announced today that CEO Pierre Lafontaine will be leaving the organization to take on new challenges effective March 1, 2013.425none
426Jan. 31, 2013ThursdayJohn Atkinson Joins Swimming CanadaSwimming Canada is pleased to announce the hiring of John Atkinson as its new Director of High Performance.426none
408Nov. 29, 2012ThursdayPrairie Winter Invitational Live ResultsThe Live Results for the Prairie Winter Invitational can be found at: http://results.teamunify.com/canmbmsc/408none
409Nov. 29, 2012ThursdayBison Swimmers got the new SC season off to a hot start last weekendWith 2 records, Bisons swimmers got the new SC season off to a hot start last weekend at the 2012 Canada Cup in Etobicoke409none
407Nov. 28, 2012WednesdayDillon Perron (UM) named the Smitty's Bisons Sports Male Athlete of the WeekWomen's volleyball student-athlete Taylor Pischke has been named the Smitty's Bison Sports Female Athlete of the Week and men's swimming student-athlete Dillon Perron has been named the Smitty's Bison Sports Male Athlete of the Week for the week ending November 25/12.407none
410Nov. 28, 2012WednesdayStrokes of geniusBison swimmer setting records, winning races, winning awards410none
406Nov. 26, 2012MondaySwim Manitoba Annual Awards Banquet - Award Winners - UpdatedThe Swim-Natation Manitoba Annual Awards Banquet was held on Sunday, November 25th, 2012. The award winners are as follows.406none
405Nov. 15, 2012ThursdayJunior Pan Pac gold medallist among 12 recruits staying in CanadaJunior Pan Pacific gold medallist Erika Seltenreich-Hodgson headlines a group of at least 12 promising young swimmers choosing to pursue their development at a Canadian university next year.405none
404Nov. 06, 2012Tuesday10 & Under Invitational Meet CANCELLEDDue to low participation, the 10 & Under Invitational meet hosted by the Manta Swim Club is CANCELLED404none
403Oct. 31, 2012WednesdaySwim A Thon NewsSwimming Canada is excited to announce that we are undertaking a major improvement to our Swim-a-thon program and bring it into the 21st century.403none
402Oct. 29, 2012MondaySwim Manitoba Email Server Down TodayThe Swim Manitoba email server will be down temporarily throughout the day today, Monday October 29th. If you need to contact the office, please call 925-5778. Thank you and sorry for the inconvenience402none
401Oct. 23, 2012TuesdayChantal VanLandeghem names to the National Team for the 2012 Worl Short Course ChampionshipsOTTAWA - Swimming Canada has announced the members of the national team for the 2012 world short course championships.401none
390Oct. 18, 2012ThursdayONLY 3 MORE DAYS LEFT TO BUY TICKETS - Swim Manitoba Fundraiser - Craft Beer Food FusionSwim Manitoba is committed to creating a culture, environment, and support system which enables and encourages personal excellence in all aspects of the sport from fitness and fun to championship performances. Our priority is to develop innovative programming that targets individ390none
400Oct. 18, 2012ThursdaySwim Manitoba Annual Awards BanquetThe Swim Manitoba Awards Banquet will be held on Sunday November 25th, at the Victoria Inn400none
398Oct. 17, 2012WednesdayOlympic & Paralympic Swimming Medalists to Celebrate with Local Winnipeg SwimmersWinnipeg, MB (October 16, 2012) – Several of Canada’s 2012 Olympic & Paralympic swimming medalists will be in Winnipeg on Friday, October 19th to celebrate their successes from the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games with local swimmers at the Pan Am Pool.398none
399Oct. 17, 2012WednesdayManitoba Swimmer to attend the 19th Maccabiah GamesEvery four years, talented Jewish athletes from all over the world meet in Israel for The Maccabiah Games and display courage, determination, sportsmanship and most of all Jewish pride.399none
396Oct. 16, 2012TuesdayProspects West Dates ConfirmedThe 2013 Prospects West Camp will be in Kamloops BC, April 18-21, 2013396none
397Oct. 16, 2012TuesdayPara Swimming Time Standards - ManSaskThe new ManSask Para Swimming Time Standards have now been posted397none
395Oct. 11, 2012ThursdayManitoba Swimmers to Receive Sport Canada FundingChantal Vanlandeghem and Breanne Siwicki have been selected by Swimming Canada to receive Sport Canada carding support.395none
394Oct. 05, 2012FridaySwimming 101 Scheduled for Dec 14-16New Swimming 101 course scheduled for Winnipeg at the Cindy Klassen Recreation Centre Dec 14-16, 2012394none
393Oct. 04, 2012ThursdayMore U of M athletes scoring top marks - 12 swimmers!The University of Manitoba Bisons sports programs set a school record in 2011-12, ending the year with 102 student athletes achieving CIS Academic All-Canadian status.393none
392Sep. 25, 2012TuesdayMember InsuranceOver the past few weeks we have been asked questions about the insurance coverage that comes as a result of swim clubs being members of Swim Manitoba and by default, members of Sport Manitoba. Swim Manitoba is required to have comprehensive insurance coverage.392none
391Sep. 24, 2012MondayFrom the Records RoomPeople sometimes wonder which are the oldest, longest-standing but still-current entries in the Swim Manitoba Records Book391none
389Sep. 20, 2012ThursdayRevised Time Standards now OnlineThe revised time standards for Junior Provincials and ManSask have now been posted online.389none
388Sep. 11, 2012TuesdayKaren Williams Receives Coaching AwardKaren Williams, Head Coach of the Manitoba Cerebral Palsy Swim Association, has been named one of the "women to watch" by Coaching Manitoba.388none
386Sep. 10, 2012MondaySiwicki Breaks 4 records in 2 swims at Junior Pan PacsBreanne Siwicki (Manta) broke 4 Provincial Records at the Junior Pan Pacs, Aug 23-25, 2012.386none
387Sep. 10, 2012MondayLegally blind Winnipegger in the swim of thingsRhea Schmidt hits the pool six times a week at 7 a.m. After taking a four-year break from swimming, she’s the only Winnipegger chosen to represent Canada’s swim team in the London Paralympic Games this summer.387none
384Sep. 02, 2012SundayManitoba's Schmidt 8th in S-13 100 free in LondonWinnipeg's Rhea Schmidt was eighth in the S13 100 freestyle. Valerie Grand'Maison wins silver in the same event.384none
385Aug. 30, 2012ThursdaySiwicki Swims Well at Junior Pan Pacific ChampsBreanne Siwicki swam to three 6th place finishes at the Junior Pan Pacific Championships held in Pearl Harbour Hawaii, August 23 - 27. She placed 6th in 200m fly, 400m IM, & 1500m Free and 12th in the 400m free. Other Canadian results as follows:385none
383Aug. 23, 2012ThursdayNorth American Indigenous Games Set for Regina in 2014The North American Indigenous Games Council is pleased to announce the selection of Regina as host city and the launch of the NAIG Council website.383none
382Aug. 08, 2012Wednesday4 Manitobans Help Canada Win North American Challenge Cup - UpdatedMackenzie Glover, Keith Dixon, Aaron Chanas-Larue and Wyatt Yarish collected 16 medals between them, at last week's North American Challenge Cup in Edmonton, to help Canada take the overall team title... Again.382none
381Jul. 25, 2012WednesdayMeet Schedule and MB Team Schedule Now PostedThe 2012-2013 Meet Schedule and the 2012-2013 Manitoba Team Schedule have now been posted381none
380Jul. 25, 2012WednesdayA Manitoba Games ExperienceFirst I would like to mention (that) I believed that if (Manitoba Games) was to become a stepping stone for Canada Games then we needed to make the meet more “competitive” in nature.380none
379Jul. 24, 2012TuesdayA HUGE Thank You to Our Officials At the 2012 PowerSmart Manitoba Summer GamesThe group of officials that ran this meet were not only extremely professional but also a really fun group of people to spend a week with. The group bonded extremely well and some crazy weather conditions.379none
377Jul. 23, 2012MondayVanlandeghem Golden AgainChantal Vanlandeghem once again put the painful memories of early-April and Olympic Trials behind her by winning the 50m freestyle. Her time of 25.16 seconds was faster than the time she posted in her Olympic Trials final.377none
378Jul. 23, 2012MondayMacDonald wins Two More Gold at Can Am ChampsCameron MacDonald of MCPSA won two more gold medals in action at the Can Am Para Swimming Championships which concluded on Sunday night at Winnipeg's Pan Am Pool.378none
374Jul. 22, 2012SundayManitoba Results at Canadian NationalsKrista Rossum of the Mantoba Marlins, placed twelfth in the women's 50m breaststroke and the Manta women's relay team came fifth in the 4 x 100m freestle relay.374none
375Jul. 22, 2012SundayManitoba Cerebral Palsy Swim Association Athletes on the PodiumCameron MacDonald of the Manitoba Cerebral Palsy Swim Association, won four gold medals as of Saturday night, in the S4 category at the Pan Am Para Swimming Championships at Pan Am Pool. MacDonald won Gold in 100m Freestyle, 100m Breaststroke, 150m IM, and 50m breaststroke.375none
376Jul. 22, 2012SundaySchmidt tuning up for LondonWinnipeg’s 2012 Paralympian, Rhea Schmidt, from the University of Manitoba Swim Club, will compete in the 100m freestyle, 100m breaststroke, 200m Individual Medley and 50m freestyle.376none
371Jul. 21, 2012SaturdayGreat Night for Manitoba Swimmers at Senior National ChampsChantal Vanlandeghem from the Manta Swim Club topped the podium winning gold in the Women’s 100m freestyle and silver in the 50m backstroke in Edmonton tonight. Her teammate Breanne Siwicki won her second medal in as many days with silver in the ladies 400 IM.371none
372Jul. 21, 2012SaturdayChantal VanLandeghem bounces back from Olympic heartbreakEDMONTON – For Chantal VanLandeghem of Winnipeg, her Olympic heartbreak from this spring appears to be a distant memory following solid performances Friday at the Summer Nationals swimming competition372none
373Jul. 21, 2012SaturdayThree wins for Paralympian Nathan Stein at the 2012 Speedo CAN/AM Para-swimming ChampionshipsCanadian Paralympic team member Nathan Stein of Surrey, B.C., showed why he is one of Canada’s top young stars in Para swimming on Friday night as he won all three races in his disability class at the 2012 Speedo CAN/AM Para-swimming Championships373none
370Jul. 20, 2012FridaySiwicki Bronze on First Day of Canadian National ChampionshipsBreanne Siwicki of the Manta Swim Club placed 3rd in the Women’s 200m butterfly setting two new provincial records in the 15-17 Girl’s and Senior Women’s age groups. Her time of 2:15.10 eclipsed Carrie Burgoyne’s 15 year old record by nearly 1.7 seconds370none
369Jul. 18, 2012WednesdayCanada’s Paralympic Swim Team to Headline CAN/AM Para-swimming ChampionshipsWINNIPEG – Canada’s 2012 Paralympic Swim Team will be showcasing its talent in Winnipeg on July 20-22 at the Pan-Am pool before they set sail to London for the Paralympic Games.369none
368Jul. 13, 2012FridayYour help is URGENTLY neededYour help is urgently needed! In one week we will be hosting an international event for para swimmers and we still need 70 volunteers!368none
367Jul. 10, 2012TuesdayFour Provincial Records at Man-Sask. ChampsTwo Manitoba swimmers set four Provincial Records at Man-Sask. Championships last weekend in Regina.367none
364Jul. 09, 2012MondayCHEER ON CANADA during Olympic Games and Paralympic GamesIs your club hosting an event to help cheer on our swimmers during the Olympic Games and/or Paralympic Games?364none
365Jul. 09, 2012MondayManitoba Marlins Capture Their First Man-Sask Team TitleThe 2012 Manitoba Saskatchewan Long Course Open Championships turned out to be the most exciting team competition in recent memory. Four very strong teams battled tooth and nail the entire weekend for the overall championship.365none
366Jul. 09, 2012MondayCan AM Officials - We're DesperateCan Am Championships are only 10 days away. Swim Manitoba desperately needs your help... We need to fill 136 positions to cover the meet.366none
363Jul. 06, 2012FridayMan-Sask Live ResultsMan-Sask LCM 2012 live results363none
360Jul. 04, 2012WednesdayHuge medal haul in Brazil for swimmerThomas Osborn is just starting to establish himself as a competitive swimmer at the national level. But in the world of deaf swimming, he’s already world-class.360none
361Jul. 04, 2012WednesdaySwim-Natation Manitoba 2012-2013 Meet ScheduleThe 2012-2013 Meet Schedule361none
362Jul. 04, 2012WednesdayOfficials for Can Am Champs still needed!Swim Manitoba is still looking for timers and stroke & turn judges for the upcoming 2012 Speedo Can Am Para Swimming Championships.362none
358Jun. 20, 2012Wednesday3 medals for Osborn in the last day of competition at the Pan Am Games for the DeafThomas Osborn of Winnipeg won 3 medals on the last day of competition at the Pan Am Games for the Deaf in Praia Grande, Brazil. Osborn finished the swim meet with seven medals, 2 gold, 3 silver, and 2 bronze.358none
359Jun. 20, 2012WednesdayTeam MB Mission Staff Announced for 2013 CSGWinnipeg, MB - Sport Manitoba today announced members of the Mission Staff selected to Team Manitoba for the 2013 Canada Summer Games that will be held in Sherbrooke, Quebec.359none
357Jun. 18, 2012MondayAnother great day for the Canadian Team at Pan Am Games for the DeafManitoba's Thomas Osborn collected his second and third medals at the Pan Americam Games for the Deaf in Brazil on Saturday.357none
356Jun. 16, 2012SaturdayCanada Wins 8 medals at Pan Am Games for the DeafManitoba swimmer Thomas Osborn won a silver medal one of eight collected by Canada in the first day of swimming competiton in Praia Grande, Brazil356none
355Jun. 14, 2012ThursdaySwimming 101 CourseSwim Manitoba is hosting Fundamentals Coach Training Course (swimming 101) September 28-30, 2012 at the Cindy Klassen Rec Centre.355none
353Jun. 06, 2012WednesdayCanadian junior swimmer wins gold at international meetCANET-EN-ROUSILLON, France (June 6, 2012) – Seventeen-year-old Erika Seltenreich-Hodgson of Ottawa won the gold medal in the women’s 200-metre individual medley while Olympians Brent Hayden, Katerine Savard and Sinead Russell each added silver at the second stop on the Mare Nostrum swimming circuit.353none
354Jun. 06, 2012WednesdayOfficials Needed - 2012 Speedo Para-Swimming Can Am ChampionshipSwim Manitoba will be hosting the 2012 Speedo Para-Swimming Can Am Championships, July 20-22, 2012.354none
352Jun. 04, 2012MondayRhea Schmidt, UMAN, to Represent Manitoba at the 2012 London Paralympic GamesOTTAWA (Monday, June 4th, 2012) – Swimming Canada announced today that 24 swimmers have been nominated to the Canadian Paralympic Committee for its 2012 London Paralympic Team.352none
350May. 28, 2012MondayTeam Toba: Solid Swimming in VancouverThere were two more medals and a Provincial Record for Team Toba in Vancouver on Sunday, as the Mel Zajac Canada Cup wrapped up at the UBC pool. Team Toba placed eighth in a very strong field.350none
351May. 28, 2012MondayWeekend Wrap UpA Manitoba swimmer has set another Provincial Record and three other athletes have become Senior National qualifiers for the first time.351none
349May. 27, 2012SundayOsborn Selected to Pan Am Games for Deaf AthletesThomas Osborn (Marlins) has been selected to the Canadian Swim Team competing at the upcoming Pan American Games for deaf athletes.349none
348May. 26, 2012SaturdayTwo More Medals for Team Toba in VancouverMackenzie Glover and Chantal Vanlandeghem highlighted night number two of Canada Cup in Vancouver. Vanlandeghem captured gold in the Women’s 50m freestyle and Glover won Bronze in the Women’s 50m back just missing a Manitoba Age Group Record in the process.348none
347May. 25, 2012FridayThe Cool Things That Happen at a Swim MeetSometimes you get to race to make a final and sometimes you get to race for a medal. But sometimes, you get a chance to race the reigning Olympic Champion and current World Record Holder in your best event. Now that is the epitome of cool!347none
345May. 07, 2012MondayMCPSA Girls clean up at Defi 2012Shelby Newkirk & Robyn Sliva of MCPSA – Para Swimming attended there first National Para Developmental Camp in Montreal April 25-27 followed by two days of racing at Defi Sportif 2012.345none
344May. 04, 2012FridaySports Day in CanadaSports Day in Canada, held this year on Saturday, September 29, 2012, is a national celebration of sport, from grassroots to high-performance levels, in communities across the country.344none
343May. 01, 2012TuesdayVanLandeghem 3-peat winner of The Manitoba Chicken Producers Junior Female Athlete of the YearChantal VanLandeghem (Manta) won the Manitoba Chicken Producers Junior Female Athlete of the Year award last night at Sport Manitoba's Night of Champions343none
342Apr. 10, 2012TuesdaySwimming 101 ClinicSwim Manitoba will be hosting a Swimming 101 Coaches Clinic on May 11-13, in Brandon MB. Registration deadline is May 4th. For more information, please visit www.nccpswimming.org or contact the Swim Manitoba office.342none
341Apr. 05, 2012ThursdayManitoba Swimmers and Staff named to SNC National TeamsAs a result of the great performances during the short course season and at Olympic Trials, 8 Manitoba swimmers, 1 coach and 1 SNM staff member have been named to 4 different National Teams representing Canada this summer.341none
340Apr. 04, 2012WednesdayCall for Nominations - Board of DirectorsThe Swim Natation Manitoba (SNM) Executive Committee is seeking nominations for the 2012/2013 Board of Directors. The election of Directors will take place at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 3, 2012 in Winnipeg.340none
339Apr. 02, 2012MondaySchmidt Nominated for Selection to Paralympics Squad; Vanlandeghem, Oh so Close!Rhea Schmidt, UMAN, was provisionally selected to the 2012 Paralympic Swim Team pending final approval from the International Paralympic Commmittee in June.339none
338Mar. 29, 2012ThursdayWinnipeg’s own Cameron MacDonald brings home medal at the 2012 Olympic trials in Montreal QC.In the first two days of trials, swimmers from Manitoba have medaled and broken provincial records. There are 18 Manitoba swimmers, representing MB CP Sports, Manitoba Marlins Swim Club, Manta Swim Club and the University of Manitoba Bisons.338none
337Mar. 23, 2012FridayCanadian Olympic and Paralympic Swim Trials goes Live on Sportsnet!MONTREAL – Canadian sports fans across the country will get to witness the action unfold at the 2012 Canadian Olympic and Parlympic Swimming Trials taking place in Montreal between March 27 and April 1st Live on Sportsnet.337none
335Mar. 22, 2012ThursdayTrials go Live on Sportsnet!March, 22, 2012 OTTAWA – Canadian sports fans across the country will get to witness the action unfold at the 2012 Canadian Olympic and Parlympic Swimming Trials taking place in Montreal between March 27 and April 1st Live on Sportsnet.335none
336Mar. 21, 2012WednesdayCanadian Olympic Swim trials to host international contingentMONTREAL- With over 700 canadian swimmers expected to compete at the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Swimming trials presented by RBC in less than two weeks in Montreal, the organizers Swimming Canada and Club de Natation PPO is opening the door to foreign swimmers.336none
334Feb. 27, 2012MondayFour Bison individual finishes in Top 15; women’s team places in 14th spotBison Luella Ocon finishes ninth in the women’s 100m breaststroke and breaks Bison record at 2012 CIS Swimming Championship in Montreal334none
333Feb. 19, 2012SundayWinnipegger well tuned for Olympic trialsShe has established herself as a phenom in the water. Now Winnipeg’s Chantal VanLandeghem is Manitoba’s greatest hope to land in an Olympic pool this summer. And she’s 17.333none
331Feb. 18, 2012SaturdayVanLandeghem puts on a show at Speedo Western ChampionshipsChantal VanLandeghem of Winnipeg is showing her hometown folks why she is considered one of Canada’s brightest young stars in swimming after a triple gold performance on Friday at the Speedo Western Championships.331none
332Feb. 18, 2012Saturday9 Provincial Records and 1 Cdn Age Group Record Broken so far at Western Champs!After 2 days of competition,1 Canadian Age Group Record 9 Provincial Records have been broken.332none
330Feb. 17, 2012FridayLocal swimmers shine at Speedo Canadian Western Championships– Local swimmers won two of the four distance freestyle races on Thursday to open the Speedo Canadian Western Championships swimming competition.330none
329Feb. 14, 2012TuesdayHometown Olympic Hopeful to Race at Speedo Western Championships in WinnipegWINNIPEG (Tuesday, February 14th, 2012) – Local hometown swim star Chantal van Landeghem will be the main attraction this weekend at the Speedo Western Championships held at the Pan Am pool in from February 16-19.329none
328Feb. 10, 2012Friday2012 Speedo Western Canadian ChampionshipsSwim Manitoba will be hosting the 2012 Speedo Western Canadian Championships next week, February 15-19, 2012, at the Pan Am Pool.328none
327Feb. 07, 2012TuesdayMen Who Swim - Canadian Sport Film FestivalThe annual Canadian Sport Film Festival is coming to Winnipeg February 16th-18th, 2012. One of the films being shown is - Men Who Swim327none
326Feb. 02, 2012ThursdayOcon named Smitty's Bison Sports Athlete of the WeekWomen's swimming student-athlete, Luella Ocon and men's volleyball student-athlete, Chris Komishon have been named the Smitty's Bison Sports Athletes of the Week for the week ending January 29/12.326none
324Jan. 30, 2012MondayChantal VanLandeghem names the 2011 Manitoba Female Athlete of the Year by the Manitoba Sportswriters and Sportscasters AssociationWINNIPEG — Andrew Harris of Winnipeg, the Canadian Football League running back with the B.C. Lions, and swimmer Chantal VanLandeghem of Winnipeg were named the 2011 Manitoba Sportswriters and Sportscasters male and female athletes of the year on Sunday night.324none
325Jan. 30, 2012Monday2012 ManSask SC Open Championships - Official and Volunteer Sign Up & InfoInterested in volunteering/officiating at the 2012 ManSask SC Open Championship?325none
323Jan. 27, 2012FridayJunior and 10 & Under Provincial Championships -Officials & Volunteer Sign UpInterested in volunteering/officiating at the 2012 Junior and 10 & Under Short Course Provincial Championship?323none
322Jan. 20, 2012FridayPara Swim Camp a Huge SuccessSwim Manitoba hosted its first ever Para Swimming Development Camp last weekend at Bonivital Pool and Pan Am Pool.322none
321Jan. 16, 2012MondaySwimming Canada’s Olympic & Paralympic Trials tickets go on saleMONTREAL – For Canadian swimmers, the big test for making Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic teams will happen in Montreal, QC from March 27-April 1st at the Olympic Park Sports Complex.321none
320Jan. 13, 2012Friday2012 WADA Prohibited ListThe Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to alert the Canadian sport community that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has released the 2012 Prohibited List. This advisory note details some of the major changes, which came into effect January 1, 2012.320none
319Jan. 12, 2012ThursdayOnline Officials Education System - RFPAs identified in Swimming Canada’s Vision 2020 Strategic Plan,Swimming Canada seeks to offer its members a national education officials delivery system aimed at ensuring the congruent application of standards across the country and to attain a consistent high level of officiating319none
318Jan. 09, 2012MondayCanadian Olympic & Paralympic Swimming Trials - TICKET INFORMATIONBe part of the excitement as our country's best swimmers compete for their chance to represent Canada at the Olympic and Paralympic Games in London, England! Save BIG by purchasing 10 or more Day Passes318none
317Dec. 19, 2011MondayThank you letter from the St. James SealsThank you to all who participated in this years "Swim for a Cure" Christmas Invitational Swim Meet.317none
316Dec. 16, 2011FridayProspects West selection Now PostedThe Prospects West Selection document has now been posted.316none
315Dec. 13, 2011TuesdaySiwicki CTV Sports Star of The WeekBreanne Siwicki is the latest CTV Sports Star of the Week.315none
313Dec. 07, 2011WednesdayOfficials Needed - 5 Major Swim Meets in 2012Manitoba is hosting 5 MAJOR swim meets, listed below. The help of the entire Manitoba swimming community to provide officials and hospitality volunteers is needed.313none
314Dec. 07, 2011WednesdayFinalists Announced for Manitoba's Athletes of the YearThe Manitoba Sportswriters and Sportscasters Association has announced the finalists for the selection of Manitoba's Team of the Year and Athletes of the Year for 2011.314none
311Dec. 06, 2011TuesdayRequest for Gently Used Swim SuitsSwim Manitoba would like to put a request out to the swim community for any gently used towels and swim suits that would fit children, both male and female, ages 6-8.311none
312Dec. 06, 2011TuesdayMacDonald shatters Canadian Record at PWIMCPSA’s Cam MacDonald eclipses his Canadian Record at PWI on Saturday. MacDonald stated “I knew I would improve my time but didn’t see 16 seconds, I’m very pleased with my performance”.312none
309Dec. 05, 2011MondayRussell and McCabe step on podium at U.S., Winter NationalsATLANTA (December 3, 2011) – Sinead Russell of Oakville, Ont., and Martha McCabe of Vancouver reached the podium on Saturday to conclude the U.S., Winter Nationals swimming competition.309none
310Dec. 05, 2011Monday8 Records Broken at PWI - UPDATED8 Provincial Records were broken at the Prairie Winter Invitational this past weekend.310none
308Dec. 02, 2011FridayTwo bronze medals for Canadians at U.S., Winter NationalsATLANTA (December 1, 2011) – Olympic and world championship medallist Ryan Cochrane of Victoria and Brittany MacLean of Etobicoke, Ont., each won a bronze medal in their respective 400-metre freestyle races on Thursday to open the U.S., Winter Nationals swimming competition.308none
306Dec. 01, 2011ThursdayA night to remember: 2011 Big Splash honours great moments in swimmingTORONTO – “Truly a magical evening” was the comment made by a one of many young swimmers walking out of the John Bassett theatre Monday night after attending the 2011 Big Splash Gala presented by CN and Vézina.306none
307Dec. 01, 2011ThursdayCSCTA caps off AGM with announcement on new funding initiatives for swim CoachesTORONTO - The CSCTA concluded its Annual General Meeting in Toronto on Friday with the announcement a its 2011-12 Board of directors and two new exciting funding initiatives for Canadian swim coaches.307none
304Nov. 22, 2011TuesdayWISE (Women in Sport Encouragement) Fund AnnouncementThe Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS)announced today that it is offering twelve grants of $900 to active girls and women and/or organizations offering sport programs targeted to girls and women.304none
305Nov. 21, 2011MondayYoung Canadian swim team caps strong performance with three fourth place finishesCanada fielded a young developmental swimming team for the Parapan American Games this week and it paid off big time as the squad produced 17 medals and gained valuable international experience as the pool races concluded Saturday.305none
303Nov. 16, 2011WednesdayMicah Mykitiuk leads Canadian swimmers with fourth place finishes at Parapan American GamesMicah Mykitiuk of Toronto added to an already impressive list of achievements for a 13-year-old on Tuesday with a fourth place finish in the men’s 50 freestyle and helping Canada to fourth in the relay in swimming action at the Parapan Am Games.303none
302Nov. 09, 2011WednesdaySwimming Canada Focuses on 20-20 Vision to Develop More International Medal WinnersTORONTO—The pool is about to get a whole lot deeper for Canada’s swimming athletes – the talent pool that is – thanks to an aggressive, multi-pronged strategy launched by Swimming Canada to put more athletes on the international podium at all levels.302none
301Nov. 08, 2011TuesdaySwimming with Strength and SpiritSwimming with Strength and Spirit Swim Manitoba is proud to announce the new slogan that will accompany the 2016 Strategic Plan – Swimming with Strength and Spirit.301none
300Oct. 21, 2011FridayCANSwim Movement launches exciting Donor programCANSwim Movement launches exciting Donor program Donate to a movement aimed to significantly reducing incidents of child drowning in Canada300none
299Oct. 20, 2011ThursdaySwim Manitoba Annual Awards Banquet WinnersCongratulations to all of the award winners for the 2010-2011 swim season!299none
298Oct. 16, 2011SundayVanlandeghem, Siwicki, Swim Well in Stockholm.Chantal Vanlandeghem qualified for three finals: 4th in 50 free, 5th in 50 fly and 7th in 100 back at the FINA World Cup in Stockholm, Sweeden. Meanwhile, Breanne Siwicki was 8th in 400 IM, 10th in 200 fly, 11th in 200 back, and 14th in 200 IM, in her first World Cup action.298none
297Oct. 05, 2011WednesdayCanadian Swimmers kick-start the Olympic season at FINA World CupsOTTAWA, ON (October 4, 2011) – Several of Canada’s big names in swimming will have an early start to the season with some fast racing as they head to Europe this month to compete on the FINA World Cup circuit.297none
296Sep. 22, 2011ThursdayNew Indoor Pool for Swan River ManitobaThe Council of the Town Of Swan River has unanimously approved the construction of a 17,000 square foot indoor aquatic centre. This approval and construction paves the way for the formation of the new Swan Valley Rapids Swim Team in the fall of 2012.296none
295Sep. 20, 2011TuesdaySwim Manitoba Annual Awards BanquetSwim Manitoba’s Annual Awards Banquet is being held on Sunday, October 16th, 2011, at the Victoria Inn (Embassy A). Registration begins at 2:30pm and awards ceremony at 3:00pm, with light snacks to follow.295none
294Sep. 15, 2011ThursdayManitoba Swimmers to Compete at World Cup EventsBreanne Siwicki and Chantal Vanlandeghem were selected as part of a small Canadian contingent competing at the FINA World Cup events in Stockholm and Berlin this October.294none
293Aug. 21, 2011Sunday14 Medals for Canada - Vanlandeghem Swims to Bronze in 50 FreeBrittany MacLean of Etobicoke, Ont., won the gold medal in the women’s 200-metre freestyle Chantal Van Landeghem of Winnipeg and Mack Darragh of Oakville, Ont. each added a bronze on Sunday. Canada finished with four gold, five silver and five bronze.293none
291Aug. 20, 2011SaturdayVan Landeghem swims to BronzeLIMA, Peru -- Brittany MacLean led Canada to its most productive day at the 2011 FINA world junior swimming championships.291none
292Aug. 20, 2011SaturdayMore Hardware and Records for Vanlandeghem at Junior WorldsChantal Vanlandeghem captured her third and fourth medals of the 2011 World Junior Championships and two more Povincial Records in both the 15-17 and Senior age groups, in Day 5 finals tonight, in Lima, Peru.292none
289Aug. 19, 2011FridayWinnipeg’s Chantal Van Landeghem wins silver medal at FINA World Junior Swimming ChampionshipsChantal Van Landeghem of Winnipeg won the silver medal in the women’s 100-metre freestyle on Thursday at the FINA World Junior Swimming Championships. Then, later in the evening, she qualified third for the 50 metre butterfly final, in a Manitoba Record time of 26.91.289.JPGinline
290Aug. 19, 2011FridayVanlandeghem Bronze and Four Provincial RecordsChantal Vanlandeghem tied for bronze tonight in the Women's 50 metres butterfly at the World Junior Swimming Championships in Lima Peru, rewriting the Swim Manitoba record book in the process.290none
288Aug. 18, 2011ThursdaySwimming Canada Announces Team for Para Pan-American Games in GuadalajaraSwimming Canada announced its 19-swimmer roster today 2011 Para Pan-American Games taking place in Guadalajara Mexico November 12-20th inclusively. Including Catherine Mitchell, of Winnipeg, who is coached by Norm Carriere.288none
286Aug. 17, 2011WednesdayAshleigh Milani Wins ScholarshipAshleigh Milani was awarded a $500 Manitoba Foundation for Sports Scholarship today at the Sport For Life Centre, in Winnipeg. The Scholarship is given in recogninition of athletic, academic standing and volunteerism.286none
287Aug. 17, 2011WednesdayVanlandeghem 4th in 100 Back, at World Jr'sChantal Van Landegehem of Winnipeg was only 0.1 seconds from third spot in a fourth place finish in the women’s 100 bacsktroke. She also qualified for the women’s 100-metre freestyle final ranking fourth in the semis.287none
285Aug. 16, 2011TuesdayCanada 3 Silver; Vanlandeghem Qualifies for the 100 Back Final at World Junior ChampsWinnipeg's Chantal Vanlandeghem qualified seventh, for the final of the Women's 100m Backstroke, at World Junior Champs in Lima, Peru. More from Martin Richard of Swimming Canada...285none
284Aug. 15, 2011MondayMasters Swimmers Complete Crossing of Lake WinnipegTwo Swim Manitoba Masters swimmers, members of the Manitoba Masters Aquatic Club, Patrick Peacock and Jacques Marcoux, successfully swam across Lake Winnipeg on Saturday.284none
283Aug. 14, 2011SundaySchmidt Fifth in 100 BreaststrokeRhea Schmidt was fifth in S12-13 100 Breaststroke on the final night of Para Pan Pacific Championships in Edmonton.283none
281Aug. 14, 2011SundayNine more medals for Team Toba on day three of Western Canada GamesManitoba’s stars shone bright at the pool again tonight. As the team collected 9 more medals, bringing our total 28 medals (9 silver and 19 bronze) over the course of the competition.281none
282Aug. 14, 2011SundayRhea Schmidt Fourth Place in 100 Back at Para Pan Pac'sUniversity of Manitoba swimmer Rhea Schmidt swam to a fourth place finish in the S12-13 100 Backstroke tonight in Edmonton.282none
277Aug. 12, 2011FridaySix more medals for Canadian swimmers at Para Pan PacsEDMONTON (August 11, 2011) – Canada won six more medals on Thursday at the inaugural Para Pan Pacific Swimming Championships including gold for Amber Thomas of Drayton Valley, Alta., and silver for Benoit Huot of Montreal and Morgan Bird of Calgary.277none
278Aug. 12, 2011FridayWestern Canada Summer Games: Team Toba Making Waves with 11 Medals on First DayThere were 11 medals and one Provincial Record for Team Toba on day one of the Western Canada Games swimming competition in Kamloops, BC.278none
279Aug. 12, 2011FridaySiwicki and Currie, Lead the Heard in Day TwoBreanne Siwicki and Samantha Currie won two medals each to lead the heard on day two of the Western Canada Summer Games in Kamloops.279none
280Aug. 12, 2011FridayAlberta’s Amber Thomas continues gold rush at Para Pan Pacs - Manitoba's Schmidt FifthWinnipeg's Rhea Schmidt placed fifth in the S12-13 100 freestyle at the Para Pan Pacific Championships in Edmonton tonight.280none
276Aug. 11, 2011ThursdaySchmidt Fifth in 50 free at Para Pan Pacific ChampsEDMONTON (August 10, 2011) – Manitoba's Rhea Schmidt was fifth in 50 Free (S-13) while Amber Thomas of Drayton Valley, Alta., won two gold medals and Summer Mortimer of Ancaster, Ont., in a great start for Canada at the 14-country Para Pan Pacific swimming championships.276none
275Aug. 10, 2011WednesdaySchmidt to Represent Canada, Manitoba, at Para Pan Pacific ChampionshipsRhea Schmidt, from UMAN, will represent Canada and Manitoba at the Para Pan Pacific Cahmpionships that start today in Edmonton.275none
273Aug. 05, 2011FridayNorth American Challenge Cup Results - Day 1The North American Challenge Cup kicked off yesterday in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.273none
274Aug. 05, 2011FridayDay 2 Results-North American Challenge CupManitoba brings back 7 medals on the second day of the North American Challenge Cup.274none
272Aug. 02, 2011TuesdayNine Manitoba Records and a Tie Makes TEN!The following is a summary of the ten Provincial Records set at Canadian Age Group Championships, in Montreal last week.272none
270Jul. 31, 2011SundayVanlandeghem 14th in Semi-final at WorldsChantal Vanlandeghem was 14th in her semi-final swim today, at World Champs in Shanghai, China.270none
271Jul. 31, 2011SundayDay 5 CAGCsWyatt Yarish (15) of MANTA finished the 2011 Canadian Age Group Championships with a flourish winning gold in the men’s 15 year old 400 Free and breaking a 25 year old provincial record previously held by former MANTA swimmer Paul Hebert.271none
268Jul. 30, 2011SaturdayVanlandeghem Qualifies for Semi in 50 free at World ChampsIt was a memorable morning for 17-year-old Chantal Van Landeghem of Winnipeg who qualified seventh for the women’s 50 freestyle semifinal and anchored Canada to a berth in the 4X100 medley relay final.268none
269Jul. 30, 2011SaturdayDay 4 Results from CAGCs in MontrealThere were three medals and two provincial records for Manitoba swimmers tonight in Montreal.269none
266Jul. 29, 2011FridayDay 2 results from CAGCFour Manitoba swimmers won medals in Friday's finals, at the 2011 CAGC in Montreal. And, Manta swimmer Bryan Wray, equalled a 13 year-old provincial record, of former national team member, Riley Janes.266none
267Jul. 29, 2011FridayResults Day 3 at CAGCsKrista Rossum from the Manitoba Marlins, swan to her second Provincial Record in 3 days in a silver medal performance during the women’s 16-18 100m Breaststroke, in Montreal tonight.267none
264Jul. 28, 2011ThursdayVanlandeghem 21st in the World, New RecordChantal Vanlandeghem placed 21st in the Women’s 100 Free today, in the preliminaries of the Women’s 100 Freestyle.264none
265Jul. 28, 2011ThursdayDay 1: CAGC Results – New Manitoba Records:Swimmers leading the way on day one for Manitoba, were, Chantal Asselin with a gold in 15 year-old Women’s 1500m freestyle and Wyatt Yarish with a bronze the same event for 15 year old men.265none
263Jul. 26, 2011TuesdayUpdated Items for Meet ManagersDocuments for sanctioning swim meets have been updated! Please read through our Meet Manager section carefully when applying for meet sanctioning.263none
259Jul. 24, 2011SundayVanlandeghem shines at FINA World Swimming Championships:Manitoba's Chantal Vanlandeghem swam one of the fastest relay legs in Canadian history swimming third in a time of 53.76 seconds to help the Women’s’ relay team to a sixth place finish.259none
260Jul. 24, 2011SundayResults from Day 4 of Summer National Championships: Taylor, swimming in finals: REVISEDBraeden Taylor (UMAN) broke his second Manitoba Provincial Record of the week in 200 Breaststroke with a 2:19.04 qualifying fourth eclipsing his previous record of 2:20.88.260none
261Jul. 24, 2011SundayDay 4 Finals Results: Summer National ChampionshipsHere are the Manitoba results from the final night of competition at the 2011 Summer National Championships.261none
257Jul. 23, 2011SaturdayDay 3 – PrelimsBraeden Taylor(UMAN) advanced to the Final of the Men’s 50 Breaststroke in 9th place with a time of 29.44 at the Summer National Championships in Montreal .257none
258Jul. 23, 2011SaturdayResults from Day 3 FinalsDillon Perron (UMAN) started off an exciting night easily winning a swim off in 50 Breaststroke earning a first alternate spot for the race later in the evening. The Manta ladies again shone brightly with a seventh place finish in the Women’s 4 x 100 Free Relay.258none
254Jul. 22, 2011FridaySummer Nationals – Day 1 ResultsSummer Nationals kicked off Thursday July 21, 2011 in Pointe Claire, Quebec with tons of fast swimming by Manitoba athletes.254none
255Jul. 22, 2011FridaySummer Nationals – Day 2 PrelimsManitoba Swimmers had another amazing day at the pool in Pointe Claire, Quebec with 5 swimmers moving on to finals this evening.255none
256Jul. 22, 2011FridayDay two Finals Results: Solid swims by Manitoba swimmers:Breanne Siwicki placed 8th in the women’s 400 IM at the Summer National Championships in Pointe Claire Quebec, tonight. Siwicki then helped MANTA teammates Marissa Davies, Chantal Asselin, and Jessica Plant to an impressive 4th place finish in the Women’s 4 x 200 free relay...256none
253Jul. 19, 2011TuesdayKraft Celebration Tour: Help Swam River Fund their New Recreation Centre - VOTE NOW!Help Swan River win $25,000 for their new Recreation & Wellness Centre. Voting begins July 19 at 11:00 am and continues until 10:59:59 am July 20. No limit on voting. Thanks for your support!253none
251Jul. 18, 2011MondayVan Landeghem goes with the flowPool phenom unfazed by U.S. offers, world meets By: Allan Besson Posted: 07/15/2011 1:00 AM251none
252Jul. 18, 2011MondayCan Am ResultsCAMERON MacDonald and Catherine Mitchell each won three gold medals over the first two days at the Can/Am Para-swimming championships being held in Gatineau, Que.252none
248Jul. 13, 2011Wednesday7 MB Records Broken at ManSask - UPDATED7 Manitoba records were broken this past weekend at the 2011 LC ManSask Open Championships.248none
249Jul. 13, 2011Wednesday2011 Man/Sask Award WinnersCheck out the document below for a detailed report on all the awards won and records set at the 2011 Man/Sask Open Championship!249none
250Jul. 13, 2011WednesdayManitoba Teams Selection CriteriaCheck out the document below to find the final selection criteria for the Manitoba tier 1, 2 and 3 teams.250none
247Jul. 11, 2011MondayYoung Bison swimmer breaks old recordThe Bisons Swim Club's Kelsey Wog broke a 33-year-old provincial girls' 11-12 category record in the 200-metre individual medley preliminaries Thursday247none
245Jul. 08, 2011FridayRecord Broken on Day 1 of ManSaskKelsey Wog (UMAN) broke a 33 yr old record last night in the 200 IM245none
246Jul. 08, 2011FridayJoin Us On Facebook and Twitter!Swim Manitoba is now on Facebook. www.facebook.com/swimmanitoba and Twitter @Swim_Manitoba246none
244Jul. 07, 2011ThursdayManSask Kicks Off TodayThe 2011 ManSask LC Open Championships kick off today at the Pan Am Pool. There are 366 swimmers, 28 clubs and 4 provinces attending this year. The meet will take place until Monday July 11th.244none
242Jul. 04, 2011MondayCanada Cup - Chantal VanLandeghem Wins 2 BronzeChantal VanLandeghem of Winnipeg's Manta Swim Club had a pair of bronze medals going into Sunday's final day at the Canada Cup Swimming Championships in Montreal.242.jpginline
243Jul. 04, 2011MondayREGISTER NOW - Swimming 101 Course: September 23 - 25Swim Manitoba will be hosting a Swimming 101 clinic for all interested coaches from September 23 - 25 at the Pan Am Pool. As of September 2012, this course will be mandatory for all Swim Coaches.243none
241Jun. 29, 2011WednesdaySimon Meier Sets 2 Records at Minneapolis "Jump into June" Swim MeetTwo long course Age Group records were set at the 'Jump Into June' swim meet held in Minneapolis June 4-5.241none
240Jun. 16, 2011ThursdayRichard Pound named honorary chairman of Swimming Canada’s CANswim MovementSwimming Canada announced today that Canada's most-recognized figure in international sport, Richard Pound, will act as honorary chairman of the CANswim movement.240none
238Jun. 15, 2011WednesdaySwimming 201 Course: August 27 - 29Swim Manitoba and Swim Saskatchewan are pairing up to offer the Swimming 201 course in Yorkton, Saskatchewan August 27 - 29.238none
239Jun. 15, 2011WednesdayThe Sport Medicine Centre is Now Open!Sport Manitoba is happy to announce that the Sport Medicine Centre is now open and booking appointments.239none
237Jun. 14, 2011TuesdayMAN/SASK OFFCIALS NEEDED - Sign up for an officials clinic todayOfficials Clinics: Thursday June 23 - Chief Timer (5-7pm) Friday June 24 - Chief Finish Judge/Chief Judge Electronics (5-7pm) Saturday June 25 - Timer/Safety Marshal & Stroke and Turn (7-10am) Tuesday June 28 - Timer/Safety Marshal & Stroke and Turn (5-8pm)237none
236Jun. 13, 2011MondaySwimming Canada 2020 Vision - Strategic PlanSwimming Canada regrouped over 40 of the leading movers and shakers of Canadian swimming to Ottawa to set the pathway towards 2020. Read the full article to learn more about the event.236none
234Jun. 10, 2011FridayJunior and 10 & Under Long Course Provincials kicks off today!Over 200 athletes from all regions will be attending the 2011 Junior and 10 & Under Junior Provincials this weekend at the Pan Am Pool from June 10th-12th.234none
235Jun. 10, 2011FridayJunior Provincial Live Results!For the 2011 Junior & 10 and Under Long Course Provincials Live Results, please go to www.swimmanitoba.mb.ca/liveresults/235none
233Jun. 08, 2011WednesdayCanadian athletes set to take on the World’s best at 2011 FINA World Aquatic Championships in ShanghaiMONTREAL – Members of Canada’s World Aquatic Championships competing in Water Polo, Diving, Swimming and Synchronized swimming, showed great enthusiasm and confidence today during a news conference in Montreal.233none
232Jun. 07, 2011TuesdayA Note from Coach Norm - Western Canada Summer GamesI am perusing the final selection of swim athletes heading to beautiful Kamloops, British Columbia to compete at a fast venue in just two more months.232none
229Jun. 06, 2011MondaySwim-Natation Manitoba Elects New Directors at Annual General MeetingSwim-Natation Manitoba held its Annual General Meeting and election of officers meeting on Sunday. There were three director positions open.229none
230Jun. 06, 2011MondaySwim-Natation Manitoba Strategic Plan 2016Swim-Natation Manitoba outlined their Strategic Plan at their Annual General Meeting held June 5, 2011. Click the link below for an overview of the plan.230none
231Jun. 06, 2011MondaySwim Manitoba Announces 2011 Western Canada Summer Games TeamToday, Swim-Natation Manitoba announced its team that will compete at the 2011 Western Canada Summer Games Aug 10-14 in Kamloops.231none
228Jun. 03, 2011FridayCBC Sports Day in CanadaBe a part of the action and start planning how you will celebrate Saturday, September 17, 2011!228none
225Jun. 01, 2011WednesdayWater Safety Week 2011Watch children around water at all times Drowning is one of the leading causes of death for Canadian children aged one to four. Parents and caregivers must remain vigilant at all times when children have access to water. Here are some simple steps to make the water safer for children this summer.225none
227May. 25, 2011WednesdayUpdated Tier Team ListsSwim Manitoba has updated the Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 (previously the Next Ripple Team) list.227none
226May. 24, 2011Tuesday2011 Canadian Masters Swimming Championships: 1,113 swimmers in MontrealLes Amis de la natation hosted the Canadian Masters Swimming Championships May 20-23 at the Centre Sportif Claude-Robillard. A total of 1,113 Master swimmers competed in 16 age groups ranging from 18 to 85-years-old.226none
224May. 19, 2011ThursdayCoaches Info: Hip Rotation in Freestyle SwimmingClick the link below to read an intriguing article from the University of Manitoba on the roles of hip rotation in freestyle.224none
221May. 18, 2011Wednesday6 Provincial Records Broken at Charlotte Grand Prix6 records were broken this past weekend at the Charlotte UltraSwim US Grand Prix in Charlotte, North Carolina.221none
222May. 18, 2011WednesdayCanadian Sport Policy Survey - Your Opinion Counts!The ministers of sport are working with senior sport leaders to develop a new Canadian Sport Policy. Below is a mesage from Sport Manitoba Jeff Hnatiuk explaining the process and requesting feedback from the sport community via a survey. Your opinion counts!222none
223May. 18, 2011WednesdayUpdated Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 Team Rosters PostedUpdated Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 team rosters have been posted on the Swim Manitoba website. Check out the link below!223none
220May. 14, 2011SaturdayVanLandeghem Breaks National Age Group RecordChantal VanLandeghem broke the National Age Group Record (and Provincial Record) in the 50m Free today with a time of 25.37220none
219May. 12, 2011ThursdaySiwicki leads Team Toba on first night at Grand PrixBreanne Siwicki took advantage of the great competition and swam to a 6th place finish at the Charlotte Grand Prix in Charlotte North Carolina.219none
218May. 09, 2011MondayThree Manitoba Records Broken at the Golden Plains InvitationalThree Manitoba records were broken at the annual Golden Plains Invitational hosted by the Manitoba Marlins. The three day long course swim meet took place at the Pan-Am pool from May 6-8.218none
217May. 05, 2011ThursdayMacDonald sets new National RecordAt the St James Seals Swim Club, Long Course Spring Invitational Meet April 17/2011, Cam MacDonald of MCPSA set a new National Record in the SB4 classification in 200 Breaststroke.217none
216Apr. 28, 2011ThursdaySport For Life Gala WinnersWINNIPEG, April 28, 2011 – The awards given out at Sport Manitoba’s Sport for Life Gala recognize the remarkable efforts of athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers in amateur sport in our province.216none
215Apr. 27, 2011WednesdayCanadian Squad for 2011 Pan-Pacific Para-swimming Championships announcedOTTAWA – Thirty-five Canadian para-swimmers have secured their spot to compete this summer as part of Team Canada at the inaugural Pan-Pacific Para-swimming Championships in Edmonton, Alberta from August 10-14, 2011.215none
211Apr. 21, 2011ThursdayMarlins' Meier sets 3 club recordsAT just 12, Simon Meier of the Manitoba Marlins is among Manitoba's top up-and-coming swimmers.211none
212Apr. 21, 2011ThursdayProvince to Invest $500,000 in Canada Games Sportsplex PoolBRANDON—The province is investing $500,000 to help refurbish the Canada Games Sportsplex Pool and secure the long-term future of sports and recreation opportunities for western Manitoba families at the facility, Premier Greg Selinger announced here today.212none
213Apr. 21, 2011Thursday5 Manitoba Swimmers Named to NACC TeamKelsey Wog (UMAN), Bryce Kananowicz (Manta), Breanne Siwicki (Manta), Bryan Wray (Manta), and Jessica Plant (Manta) were named to the North American Challenge Cup team this past weekend.213none
214Apr. 21, 2011ThursdayCarded Coaches NewsletterThe World Trials are done and Team Canada going to Shanghai is again a veryexciting one. With a handful of rookies and a strong group of veterans, we arelooking for a good showing.214none
210Apr. 20, 2011WednesdayBison Swimmers Named to SNC TeamsCONGRATULATIONS to Kelsey, Mackenzie, Rhea and Braeden210none
206Apr. 18, 2011MondaySWIM MANITOBA OFFICE CLOSED APRIL 18The Swim Manitoba office will be closed Monday April 18th and re-opening Tuesday April 19th at 10:00am.206none
209Apr. 14, 2011ThursdayMcDonald wins GOLD at Can Am Para ChampionshipsCam MacDonald, Ashlee McLeod, Catherine Mitchell, Tanner Price and Rhea Schmidt represented Manitoba the Can Am Para Championships in Minnesota April 7-9.209none
207Apr. 12, 2011TuesdayProspects Team off to LethbridgeThe Western Prospects team is 16 swimmers (from Manitoba) aged 13 & 14 that will travel to Lethbridge AB, April 4-17, 2011 to participate in a training/Learning camp.207none
205Apr. 11, 2011MondayBraeden Taylor selected as the 2010-11 Bison Sports Male Athlete of the YearAnother successful season has come to a completion for the Manitoba Bisons.205none
204Apr. 08, 2011FridayCan Am Championships - Live ResultsLive Results for the 2011 Can Am in Minneapolis can be found here : http://tcswim.umn.edu/204none
201Apr. 04, 2011MondayOfficials ClinicThe University of Manitoba Bisons Swim Team will be holding two Officials Clinics.201none
202Apr. 04, 2011MondayVan Landeghem swims to ChinaChantal Van Landeghem felt so good about her stroke following her 50-metre freestyle final Saturday night in Victoria that she wanted to swim all the way to China. She won't have to.202none
203Apr. 03, 2011SundayVan Landeghem stars in West’s win over EastVICTIORIA – Chantal Van Landeghem of Winnipeg earned three individual victories on Sunday to lead Team West to the overall title on Sunday at the East vs West dual meet junior short course swimming competition.203none
200Apr. 01, 2011Friday2011 World Trials - Day 2 ResultsFor more information on the 2011 World Trials, please visit https://www.swimming.ca/EventArticle.aspx?eventid=357200none
198Mar. 31, 2011Thursday2011 World Trials-Day 1 Results6 Manitoba swimmers are attending the 2011 World Trials in Victoria, BC this week. Competition started Wednesday March 30th, and will run until Saturday April 2nd at the Saannich Commonwealth Place.198none
197Mar. 30, 2011Wednesday6 Manitoba Swimmers off to World Trials6 Manitoba swimmers are attending the 2011 World Trials in Victoria, BC this week. Competition starts today, Wednesday March 30th, and will run until Saturday April 2nd at the Saannich Commonwealth Place.197none
199Mar. 29, 2011TuesdaySwimming Canada launches New Digital Media PlatformSwimming Canada is pleased to announce the release of a its new online Digital Media Platform www.swimcanweb.tv, a one stop digital download for Canadian swimming content.199none
177Mar. 28, 2011MondayCall for nominations - EXTENDEDThe Swim Natation Manitoba (SNM) Executive Committee is seeking nominations for the 2011/2012 Board of Directors. The election of Directors will take place at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 5, 2011 in Winnipeg.177none
196Mar. 28, 2011MondayProspect West Team SelectedThe Western Prospects team is 16 swimmers (from Manitoba) aged 13 & 14 that will travel to Lethbridge AB, April 4-17, 2011 to participate in a training/Learning camp.196none
195Mar. 24, 2011ThursdayManitoba strong performance at Man/Sask Provincial ChampionshipsManitoba swimmers showed their dominance this past weekend at the Manitoba / Saskatchewan Provincial Championships in Saskatoon, SK. Over 140 athletes from across the province competed.195none
194Mar. 18, 2011FridayManSask Live ResultsFrom March 17 - 20th teams from across Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and Ontario will be competeing at the Shaw Center in Saskatoon for the 2011 Man/Sask SC Championships. The annual event is hosted by the Saskatoon Goldfins.194none
192Mar. 14, 2011Monday2011 Future Stars Swimming CampFuture Stars Swimming Camps provide young athetes with the unique opportunity to learn from and interact with Canadian Olympians.192none
193Mar. 14, 2011MondaySELINGER ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION FOR COMMUNITY CENTRES AND TEAMS'First Sports' Program Applications Available Now193none
191Mar. 07, 2011MondayErica Morningstar wins two gold at U.S., Grand PrixINDIANAPOLIS (March 5, 2011) – Erica Morningstar of Calgary sparkled on Saturday night at the U.S. Grand Prix swimming competition earning gold in the women’s 200-metre individual medley then helping Canada to another victory in the 4X100 medley relay.191none
189Mar. 04, 2011FridayCanadian teams sweep relay medals at U.S., Grand PrixINDIANAPOLIS (March 3, 2011) – Canadian relay teams swept the medals in the women’s 4X100-metre freestyle on Thursday to open the U.S., Grand Prix swimming competition.189none
190Mar. 04, 2011FridayTwo victories for Canada at U.S. Grand PrixINDIANAPOLIS (March 4, 2011) – Ashley McGregor of Pointe-Claire, Que., and Canada’s women’s 4X200 freestyle relay won gold medals on Friday at the U.S., Grand Prix swimming competition.190none
188Mar. 02, 2011WednesdayBrandon hosts Junior Provincials this weekendThe Brandon Bluefins host the short course Junior Provincial and 10&under Championships this weekend at the Canada Games Sportsplex.188none
187Feb. 23, 2011Wednesday18 new provincial records setManitoba swimmers set records in 12 individual events and 6 relays at the Speedo Western Canadian Championships this past weekend.187none
185Feb. 20, 2011SundayGold for Vanlandeghem and Kananowicz at WesternsBryce Kananowicz topped the podium in the 16&under 200BK in a time of 2:02.28. Chantal Vanlandeghem finished first in the 16&Over 100FR in a time of 53.57 for her fourth gold medal at the Speedo Western Canadian Championships in Kamploops.185none
186Feb. 20, 2011SundayNine medals on final day of WesternsThe final day of the Speedo Western Canadian Championships in Kamloops was a good one for Manitobans.186none
184Feb. 19, 2011SaturdayMore medals for Manitoba at WesternsManitoba swimmers had 7 podium finishes on the second day of the Speedo Western Canadian Championships in Kamloops.184none
180Feb. 18, 2011FridaySports and Arts ProgramThe Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba is accepting applications for the Sports and Arts Program: Fall and Winter 2011-2012.180none
183Feb. 18, 2011FridayManitobans make finals on day 2 at WesternsEight women and four men earned second swims at the Speedo Western Canadian Swim Championship in Kamloops.183none
179Feb. 17, 2011Thursday3 medals on day 1 at WesternsManitobans medaled in two individual events and a relay on the first day of the Speedo Western Canandian Championships in Kamloops, BC.179none
181Feb. 17, 2011ThursdaySiwicki breaks 36 yr old provincial record!Pending official confirmation, Breanne Sawicki of Manta swam a new provincial record at Westerns in Kamloops on Thursday.181none
175Feb. 01, 2011TuesdayOn the Home FrontUniversity of Manitoba Bisons second-year swimmer Riley Pickerl made the CIS standard in the 1,500-metre freestyle on the weekend, finishing in eighth place in a time of 16:03.87 at the Canada West championships in Vancouver..175none
176Feb. 01, 2011TuesdayIgnorance was bliss for shark dodgerGabor Csepregi, vice president of academics and research at College universitaire de Saint-Boniface, is not an ignorant man. There are, however, degrees of ignorance. For instance, had it not been for a little "blissful ignorance," this former Canadian Olympic water polo player a176none
174Jan. 25, 2011TuesdayTourism Winnipeg and Swim Manitoba Announce Two High Profile Events To Be Held In WinnipegJanuary 25, 2011 – Swim Manitoba and Tourism Winnipeg announced today that Winnipeg has been awarded two major swim events that will have a combined economic impact of approximately $2 million on the city.174none
173Jan. 19, 2011WednesdayProspects West selection Now PostedSwim Manitoba has posted the selection document for the Prospects West camp. It will be in Lethbridge AB April 14-17, 2011.173none
171Jan. 16, 2011SundayWinnipeg's Van Landeghem earns two gold at British swim meetSHEFFIELD, England (January 16, 2011) – Chantal Van Landeghem of Winnipeg earned two gold medals on Sunday to complete a successful British Tour for a 16-member Canadian youth and junior team at the Burns Open swimming competition.171none
172Jan. 15, 2011SaturdayFour gold medals for Canadian junior swimmers at Burns Open MeetSHEFFIELD, England (January 15, 2011) – Richard Funk of Edmonton and Tera Van Beilen of Oakville, Ont., earned gold medals in the open competition on Saturday at the Burns Open age group swimming competition. The competition is a stop on the Canadian youth and junior nationals team British Tour.172none
170Jan. 11, 2011TuesdaySpecial Bulletin - Canada: Becoming tough to beatEDITORIAL - This past weekend, our Youth & Junior squad competed in Great Britain at a Tri-meet against Britain's top talent team and selected swimmers from North-England. The team showed great character, fighting until the end and finishing with a victory on the second day.170none
169Jan. 10, 2011MondayCanada places first British Tri-Meet junior swimming competitionSUNDERLAND, England (January 9, 2011) – Canada’s national junior and youth squad came from behind to grab the team title on Sunday at the Sunderland Triangular Meet junior swimming competition.169none
168Jan. 08, 2011SaturdayCanadian Olympic hopefuls big winners at British Tri-Meet swimming competitionSUNDERLAND, England (January 8, 2011) – Canadian youth and junior national team swimmers earned 13 wins in 22 races on Saturday to open the Sunderland Triangular Meet swimming competition pitting Canada’s Olympic hopefuls against Britain’s top 13 and over talent and a select Northern England.168none
167Jan. 05, 2011Wednesday2011 Target: Pride, Excellence and VictoryYou choose to be swimmers or coaches, not because it is easy, but because you are the toughest of the toughest and because you are part of creating Canadian swimming history in the next 12-18 months. What exciting times we all have in front of us.167none
166Dec. 21, 2010TuesdayExcellent racing opportunity for Manitoba’s Para Athletes!Speedo Para Can Am Championships Dec 10-12/2010 Toronto Ontario hosted 9 countries and 135 athletes, 15 National and 4 World Para Swimming Records were set at this meet. The pool was fast and the competition fierce. Speedo Para Can Am Championships provided an excellent racing opportunity for Manitoba’s Para Athletes.166none
164Dec. 09, 2010ThursdayHerd ace on top of his gameTaylor No.1 ranked breaststroker in CIS164none
165Dec. 09, 2010ThursdayRegistration now open for Swimming 101 ClinicRegistration for the Swimming 101 clinic is now open. To register, please visit : https://registration.swimming.ca/Courseslistpublic.aspx For more information, please contact the Swim Manitoba office.165none
163Dec. 08, 2010Wednesday6 Provincial Records broken at Prairie Winter InvitationalsSix Manitoba Records were broke at Prairie Winter, SC in Winnipeg at the Pan Am Pool over the past weekend.163none
162Dec. 07, 2010TuesdayPWI Results - Center StageTia Vanlandeghem and Camille Dixon won six gold medals, pacing the Manta Swim Club at the Prairie Winter Invitational meet at the Pan Am Pool on the weekend.162none
161Nov. 17, 2010WednesdayUpcoming Official ClinicsSwim Manitoba will be hosting a starters clinic on Tuesday Nov 23 and Manta Swim Club will be hosting the following clinics in November: Timer, Stroke and Turn, Chief Finish Judge/Chief Judge Electronics, Cerk of Course161none
160Nov. 09, 2010TuesdayVanLandeghem Swims to Finals at World Cup in BerlinChantal VanLandeghem placed 7th and 8th in 100 free and 100 back at her first senior international meet, at the World Swimming Cup in Berlin, Germany last week.160none
159Oct. 20, 2010WednesdayWestern Canada Summer Games - Team Manager PositionSwim Manitoba is now accepting applications for the 2011 Western Canada Summer Games Team Manager Position. We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, well-organized individual who has previous team management/chaperoning experience. Please forward this out to everyone and anyone you think meets these qualifications. Please make note that this is a volunteer position. Deadline for applications is Monday October 25th at 4:00pm. Swim/Natation Manitoba is an equal opportunities employer.159none
158Oct. 07, 2010ThursdaySelkirk Dolphins Giving Back to the CommunityIn September, the Selkirk Dolphin Swim Team declared to the commit to the True Sport Movement and participated in Sport Day in Canada. For 10 years we have been collecting donations for the Selkirk Food Bank at the Annual Triple S Fair and Rodeo parade, this year we collected158none
156Sep. 29, 2010WednesdaySwim Manitoba Annual Awards BanquetSwim Manitoba's Annual Awards Banquet will be taking place on Saturday, October 16th at 3:00 pm at Victoria Inns (Emabassy A). Guest Speaker - Dave Johnson - Former National Team Director, Olympic Coach/ Head Coach Cascade Swimming156none
157Sep. 29, 2010WednesdayManitoba Teams AnnouncedSwim Manitoba is pleased to announce the selection of its Provincial ID teams. The identification process is an important step in the long term development and education of these swimmers as student athletes and future national team members. Each of the teams has a special mandate and focus as swimming athletes are provided with opportunity to succeed though sport education and competition appropriate to their development age and skill level.157none
155Aug. 31, 2010TuesdayCanada Concludes Junior Pan Pacific Championships with seven medalsAugust, 30, 2010 KIHEI, Hawaii – The Junior Pan Pacific swimming championships concluded Monday with the men’s and women’s 10 kilometre water races and Canada’s medal count remained at seven for the five-day competition.155none
154Aug. 25, 2010WednesdayMeet Sanction Documents UpdatedSwim Manitoba has updated their meet sanction application documents. Please reveiw these prior to applying for meets.154none
153Aug. 23, 2010MondaySummer Swim Championships!What an exciting season 2010 was for Summer Swimming! Our program grew by 20 swimmers this year making for more competition and faster swimming. There was never a dull moment at any of the 5 summer swim meets held in Winkler, Neepawa, Manitou, Treherne and Beausejour.153none
152Aug. 12, 2010ThursdayFlin Flon Swimming Skills CampLast week I had the pleasure of conducting a swimming skills/ open water camp in Flin Flon and Denare Beach Saskatchewan. Denare is 30 km west of Flin Flon just inside the Saskatchewan border, but still on Manitoba time.152none
151Aug. 09, 2010Monday4 Gold, 2 Silver, 2 Bronze For Manitobans at the North American Challenge CupManitoban athletes representing Canada at the 2010 North American Challenge Cup won an outstanding 4 Gold, 2 Silver and 2 Bronze in individual races over the weekend. Jessica Plant contributed the most to this medal count winning 3 of the 4 Gold medals and both Silver medals.151none
150Jul. 30, 2010FridayNationals: Day 2Chantal Vanlandeghem, Breanne Siwicki and Jessica Plant lead Manitoba into Finals at Senior Nationals Thursday evening.150none
148Jul. 29, 2010ThursdayNext Ripple Team Selected45 up and coming young swimmers were selected to the Next Ripple Team based off of performances from e 2010 LCM Man/Sask. Championships in Saskatoon. This team is a stepping stone for young athletes, designed to educate, develop and propel them to future greatness.148none
149Jul. 29, 2010ThursdayTough Competition can't keep Manitobans out of Finals at NationalsAfter the first day of competition at Senior Nationals in Victoria, BC, Manitobans are showing strong by making finals in 5 races.149none
147Jul. 28, 2010Wednesday16 MB Records Set at 2010 Age Group ChampionshipsAn incredible 16 MB records were broken by Manitoba swimmers over the weekend at the 2010 Canadian Age Group Championships.147none
146Jul. 25, 2010SundayManitoba’s Wray, Vandlandeghem set provincial records while striking goldManitoba’s Bryan Wray and Chantal Vandandeghem set provincial records tonight enroute to striking gold at the Canadian Age Group Championships at Pan Am Pool.146none
145Jul. 24, 2010SaturdayManitoba’s Vanlandeghem sets provincial record en route to gold medalManitoba Chantal Vandlandegham set a provincial record tonight in the 50-metre freestyle as she struck gold on the second consecutive night at the Canadian Age Group Championships.145none
144Jul. 23, 2010FridayManitoba’s Vanlandeghem and Wray Win Gold on Day Two of Canadian Age Group ChampionshipsThursday, July 22, 2010 – Sixteen-year-old Chantal Vanlandeghem won two gold medals tonight as Manitoba swimmers added to their medal haul at Day Two of the 2010 Canadian Age Group Championships.144none
143Jul. 22, 2010ThursdayManitobans Strike Gold On Day OneWednesday, July 21, 2010 – Two Manitoba swimmers struck gold tonight on the first night at the Canadian Age Group National Swim Championships at Pan Am Pool.143none
142Jul. 21, 2010WednesdayEleven Manitoba Swimmers qualify for Finals on Day One ofWednesday, July 21, 2010 – Eleven Manitoba Swimmers will compete for medals tonight on Day One of the 2010 Canadian Age Group Championships at Pan Am Pool.142none
141Jul. 20, 2010TuesdayWinnipeg to Host the Largest Swim event in Canada this summerWINNIPEG (July 20, 2010) – With over 1400 young swimmers travelling to Winnipeg this week, the Canadian Age Group Championships is said to be the largest swim competition in Canada this summer. The five-day event will take place at the Pan Am pool from July 22nd to 25th.141none
140Jul. 13, 2010TuesdayManitoba Athletes bring in the awards and records at Man/Sask ChampionshipsManitoba athletes competed this weekend at the 2010 LC Manitoba/Saskatchewan Open Championships setting 4 new provincial records and 27 meet records. The 4 day meet took place at the brand new aquatic center in Saskatoon, SK from July 8th – 11th.140none
139Jul. 09, 2010FridayLC Man/Sask ChampionshipsLC Man/Sask Championships live results can now be viewed at http://www.goldfins.ca/liveresults/139none
136Jun. 30, 2010WednesdayFUND YOUR PROGRAMS! - Coaching Development GrantsSwimming Canada has just announced the following grant programs for coaching development. These programs are run in partnership with the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) in partnership with Chevrolet and Investors Group. These grants are conceived to help coaching education and development trough the finding of special projects.136none
137Jun. 30, 2010WednesdayTeam Toba off to Montreal for Canada CupFrom the 1st to the 4th of July, the second stage of the prestigious Canadian Cup circuit will present the highest calibre of swimming. Several Olympic medalists will be at the meet: Wu Peng (China), Cullen Jones (USA), Darian Townsend (South Africa), Garrett Weber-Gale (USA), Peter Vanderkaay (USA), including Canadians swimmers Mathieu Bois, Stéphanie Horner, Barbara Jardin, Audrey Lacroix, Victoria Poon, Colin Russell, Gabrielle Saucisse and Geneviève Saumur.137none
138Jun. 30, 2010WednesdayHELP NEEDED! Age Group Nationals Volunteers Register NowSwim Manitoba is proud to be hosting the 2010 Canadian Age Group Championships, July 21 to 26. In order for this event to be successful WE NEED YOUR HELP! Come out and volunteer and see some of the best swimmers from across the country compete!138.jpginline
135Jun. 29, 2010TuesdayHELP NEEDED! SNM is looking for donations of the following items for Age Group Nationals:Swim Manitoba is looking to borrow 3 REFRIGERATORS and a STOVE/OVEN for the week of Age Group Nationals (July 21 - 26). Anything that is lying around the garage or basement in working order will be accepted. Also needed are 2 large pepse fridges.135none
134Jun. 28, 2010MondayMore Officials Clinics Offered!Four more officials clinics are being offered on July 14 and 17th at the Pan Am Pool.134none
133Jun. 23, 2010Wednesday2010/2011 Meet Calendar now available!The 2010 meet calendar is now available under the "events" heading of the website.133none
132Jun. 22, 2010TuesdayCome help Cheer Team Canada at the 2010 Pan Pacific Championships!Calling all Coaches, Family and Friends of Swimming! We are looking for YOU to help us cheer on Team Canada this summer at the 2010 Pan Pacific Championships in Irvine, California. Special travel packages are still available!132none
131Jun. 07, 2010Monday2010-2011 Swim Manitoba BoardSwim Manitoba hosted it's 2010 Annual General Meeting on Saturday June 6. See the article for a complete list of board member changes and future board meeting dates.131none
130Jun. 06, 2010SundayManitoba Marlins to Swim with Michael PhelpsThe Manitoba Marlins Swim Club is excited to announce that it is sending 20 local swimmers ranging in age from 10 to 18 to the North Baltimore Aquatics Club Invitational swim meet June 11-14, 2010. Michael Phelps will be competing at this meet; Phelps is part owner of the NBAC Sw130none
129Jun. 02, 2010WednesdayCHANGE IN LOCATION FOR ANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGDue to flooding at the Sport for Life Center, the Swim/Natation Manitoba Annual General Meeting will be held at the Victoria Inn, 18008 Wellington Ave, Embassy B. Any questions can be sent to swim@sportmanitoba.ca129none
123Jun. 01, 2010TuesdaySwim Manitoba Announces Nominees for 2010/2011 Board of DirectorsSwim/Natation Manitoba has announced the 11 nominees for the 2010/2011 Board of Directors.123none
127May. 27, 2010ThursdayClerk of Course ClinicThe Selkirk Dolphins will be hosting a Clerk of Course clinic, followed by a Safety Marshall/Timer Clinic on Tuesday June 8,2010 starting at 5:00 pm in room 141 at the High SchoolThese clinics will be presented by Nicole Parent and Kelly Garagan.127none
125May. 25, 2010TuesdayOfficials Clinic Planned - June 4thSwim Manitoba will have the following clinics for swimmers and/or older siblings who may be interested in helping to officiate at the upcoming Canadian Age Group Championships (CAGC) from Wednesday July 21 to Sunday July 25.125none
121Apr. 19, 2010MondayOfficials clinics plannedSwim Manitoba, in association with the Manitoba Marlins, is hosting two Officials clinics.121none
115Apr. 15, 2010ThursdayGala honours top amateur athletesManitoba's brightest amateur sports stars were shining in the spotlight on Wednesday as the annual Sport for Life Awards were presented during a gala evening at the Fairmont hotel. Winners were announced in the categories of junior male and female athletes of the year, official of the year, Manitoba Lotteries male and female coaches of the year, Great-West Life volunteer and youth volunteers of the year, Calm Air junior team of the year and the male and female Tom Longboat Award winners.115none
117Apr. 15, 2010ThursdayProvince honours Masters swimmerMasters swimmer and world record holder Jaring Timmermen was invested into the Manitoba Order of the Buffalo Hunt at today's grand opening of the new Sport for Life Centre.117none
119Apr. 15, 2010ThursdayManitobans named to ID teamSwimming Canada selects four Manitoba swimmers to a national ID team119none
113Apr. 12, 2010MondayCoach Manitoba Excellence AwardsHeld on Sunday, April 11th, the 23rd Annual Coaching Manitoba Excellence Awards recognized outstanding coaches with a history of commitment and dedication to coaching in Manitoba. This year, 4 Swim Coaches were recognized: Jack Baturin, Norm Carriere, Chris Froese and Tom Hainey113none
109Mar. 29, 2010MondaySwim/Natation Manitoba Annouces Western Prospects TeamThe Western Prospects team is 16 swimmers (from Manitoba) aged 13 & 14 that will travel to Kamloops BC April 16-18, 2010 to participate in a training/Learning camp with Olympic Coach Dave Johnson and several national / world renown sports science experts, including Dr. John Hogg (Sport Psychology) and Dr. Allan Wrigley (Bio-mechanics).109none
111Mar. 29, 2010MondayMacDonald and Mitchell Golden At CanAm ChamipionshipsSwim Manitoba would like to congratulate Cam MacDonald and Catherine Mitchell on their medal winning performances at this past weekend’s Can Am Championships held in San Antonio Texas.111none
107Mar. 24, 2010WednesdayMan/Sask Championship a Success!Three Provincial Records were broken at Manitoba/Saskatchewan Short Course Championships, hosted by Swim Manitoba at Pan Am Pool, this past weekend. The three day culmination to the Short Course season featured nearly 400 swimmers, representing five provinces.107none
105Mar. 12, 2010FridaySpecial Meeting for SNM MembersAll SNM members are invited to a Special Meeting of the membership on Saturday March 20, 1-3:30PM in the Multi-Purpose Room at Pan Am Pool.105none
103Mar. 05, 2010FridayOpen Forum for Proposed ByLawsWe are entering an exciting era in our sport. Our athletes, our coaches, our staff and our volunteers are strong and getting stronger. To meet the needs of our vibrant sport, we are in the process of updating our bylaws to better meet their needs. In the weeks since the bylaws were first presented for comment, we have received a lot of positive feedback. Thank you. We have also heard some concerns and many of those concerns have been addressed in changes we have made in advance of March 20 special general meeting.103none
101Feb. 26, 2010FridaySwimming masters ready for aquatic pentathlonMost pentathlons take place on dry land, but not for members of the Assiniboine Masters Swim Club. The club, which has about 40 members and swims at the St. James Assiniboia Centennial Pool, will host its first Catherine Kerr Pentathlon on Feb. 27 at the Pan-Am Pool.101none
99Feb. 25, 2010ThursdayManitoba Swimmers Shine at Speedo Western Canadian Championships47 swimmers represented Manitoba at the 2010 Speedo Western Canadian Championships last weekend. This all-time high of qualifiers swan for a total of 18 individual medals and three relay medals.99none
95Feb. 22, 2010MondayPickerl places 5th in the 1500m at 2010 CIS Swimming Championship in TorontoAt the end of the 2010 CIS Swimming Championships in Toronto, the Manitoba Bisons swim team had two male and one female swimmer in the Nationals competition and had one swimmer make it to the top five. Bison rookie Riley Pickerl, 20, ended his first CIS season with a flourish as he established four new Bison team marks in four different events while earning a Bison top placing of fifth place finish in the 1500m freestyle.95none
97Feb. 20, 2010SaturdayFour Golds for Vanlandeghen at Speedo Western ChampionshipsSASKATOON- Chantal Vanlandeghem of Winnipeg won four gold medals on Friday at the Speedo Western Nationals swimming competition being held this week at the Shaw Centre.97none
93Feb. 04, 2010ThursdayMacDonald sets Canadian Record!Cam MacDonald of MCPSA Swim Club set a new Canadian Para Record this past weekend in 200 breast stroke. From a personal best time of 5:56.03 set Dec 13,2009, Cam swam an exceptional race setting a new Canadian Para SB4 Record in 200 Breast Stroke with a time of 5:35.79.93none
91Jan. 30, 2010Saturday2010 Olympic Torch RelayOn January 6th in Gimli at 10:00am on 2nd Ave, eleven Selkirk Dolphin Team members carried the Olympic Torch in the 2010 Olympic Torch Relay. The 20 person Team is representing the SOGO ACTIVE Manitoba Provincial Team for the Selkirk Community Pool. The Dolphins members are in order of the run - Robin Armstrong, Brandon Stamm, Shane Haney, Gio Wickett, Cailyn Cheasley, Shannon Bailey, Larissa Best and Meaghan Sternat, Head Coach Michelle Stamm, assistant coach Lynn Kolba and parent chaperone Terina Wickett, also former swimmer Twylla Stamm .91.jpginline
89Jan. 29, 2010FridaySwim/Natation Manitoba announces Partnership with CanadInnsSwim/Natatin Manitoba is pleased to announce a new partnership with CanadaInns and Radisson Winnipeg.89none
87Jan. 28, 2010ThursdayProspects WestAthlete/Coach selection criteria for the Prospects West team is now posted on the Swim Manitoba website. To view it, please visit the High Performace - Manitoba Team page.87none
85Jan. 14, 2010ThursdaySwim Manitoba Proposed BylawsSwim Manitoba is now accepting comments on the proposed Bylaw changes.85none
83Jan. 08, 2010FridayVanlandeghem medals at Australain U18.Chantal Vanlandeghem scored 3 medals at the Australian U18 this week. She got silver in the 100 and 200 back, and bronze in the 50 free.83none
81Jan. 05, 2010TuesdayCall for Officials - Speedo Western ChampionshipsPlease see the attached form. If you are planning on submitting a form, please contact Jim Fleury (MSOA Chair) at fleury1@mts.net81none
79Dec. 03, 2009ThursdayPrairie Winer Invitational Kicks Off Tonight At Pan Am Pool2009 Canada Games gold medalist Chantal Vanlandeghem, Canadian Record Holder Aaron Chanas-Larue and National Age Group Champions Chantal Asselin and Bryan Wray will lead a strong Manitoba contingent in competition this weekend at the 29th Prairie Winter Invitational.79none
77Nov. 25, 2009WednesdaySWIM MANITOBA IS MOVING!!Wawanesa Insurance has been leasing the 200 Main Street building to Sport Manitoba and our lease is up on December 11th 2009.77none
75Nov. 19, 2009ThursdayManitobans race strong at US Grand Prix16 swimmers representing Manitoba attended the 1st of 8 US Grand Prix events in Minniapolis Nov.13-15.75none
73Oct. 08, 2009Thursday5 Manitobans attending Swimming Canada's Fall Stroke Camps4 swimmers and 1 coach from Manitoba will be attending the Fall series of Stroke Camps, sponsored by Swimming Canada.73none
71Oct. 05, 2009Monday2009-2010 Sport Manitoba Athlete AssistanceApplications for the 2009-2010 Athlete Assistance are now being accepted71none
69Sep. 24, 2009Thursday2009-2010 National Time StandardsThe 2009-2010 National Time Standards have been posted! To view them, please go to www.swimming.ca/NationalTimeStandards69none
67Sep. 21, 2009MondayNorm Carriere named to International Coaching Staff for Para-swimming World ChampionshipsOttawa, ON (September, 16, 2009) – Swimming Canada announces today the coaching staff for the 2009 IPC World Swimming Championships taking place November 29th to December 5th in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.67none
63Sep. 17, 2009ThursdayFina Swimsuit rule to be implemented at the beginning of the Canadian swimming seasonOttawa, ON (September 17, 2009) – Swimming Canada announced that effective September 1, 2009, all swimwear worn in swimming competitions sanctioned under the authority of Swimming Canada must conform to the January 1, 2010 Fina swimwear approval guidelines.63none
65Sep. 17, 2009ThursdayPierre Lafontaine to guest speak at Awards BanquetSwim Manitoba is pleased to annouce that Pierre Lafontaine, CEO and national coach for Swimming Canada, will be the guest speaker at its 2008-2009 Awards Banquet.65none
61Aug. 28, 2009FridayMore Medals & Records for Team 'TobaCharlottetown PEI, August 27, 2009 - . Chantal Vanlandeghem contined her medal winning ways by collecting a silver medal in women's 200 back. Her 4th of these 2009 Canada Summer Games.61none
59Aug. 27, 2009ThursdayVanlandeghem Leads 'Toba Charge in Pool With Gold & BronzeCharlottetown PEI, August 26, 2009 Chantal Vanlandeghem added another two medals to the impressive swimming that is being accomplished by Team ‘Toba at the Canada Summer Games.59none
57Aug. 26, 2009WednesdayVanlandeghem is Golden for HerdChantal Vanlandeghem captured Manitoba’s first swimming gold of the 2009 Canada Games, tonight, in the 19 & under Women’s 100 free, edging World Championship & National Team member Sinead Russell, (Ontario) in a very exciting race.57none
53Aug. 24, 2009MondayCanada Summer Games 2009Visit: https://www.swimming.ca/liveresults/09CanadaGames/ to see the live results!53none
55Aug. 24, 2009MondayDaniel Cops a Silver - Toba’s first Swimming MedalTeam Toba Swimming kicked off with a bang today as Women’s Team Captain, Leah Daniel, captured a silver medal in the Women’s 19 & under 1500m freestyle on the first day of competition in week two of the Canada Games.55none
51Aug. 20, 2009Thursday6 Swimmers Qualify for Academic All CanadianSwim Manitoba is pleased to announce the selection of the following CIS Academic All Canadians. All the selected athletes attend the University of Manitoba and compete nationally for Bison’s swimming.51none
47Aug. 18, 2009Tuesday09/10 Meet Schedule PostedThe 2009/2010 Swim Manitoba Meet Schedule has been finalized and posted to the website. It can be found underneath the "EVENTS" heading and then underneath the Meet Schedule link.47none
49Aug. 18, 2009TuesdayRegistration Package 2009The Registration Package for the 2009 season can be found under "SWIM COMMUNITY" at the form/download link.49none
45Aug. 17, 2009MondayMorrison & Fluery to Officiate at Canada GamesSwim Manitoba is pleased to announce the selection of two of its long serving senior officials to the officiating staff for the swimming competition at the Canada Games in Charlottetown PEI beginning next Saturday.45none
43Aug. 12, 2009WednesdayMitchell Selected to IPC World TeamSwim Manitoba is pleased to announce the selection of Catherine Mitchell (S12) to the IPC world short course team competing November 29 to December 5, 2009 in Rio de Janeiro Brazil.43none
41Aug. 10, 2009MondayManitoba Swimmers Break RecordsManitoba swimmers set 4 Long Course Manitoba Age Group Records at the North American Challenge Cup, in La Mirada California over the weekend.41none
39Aug. 08, 2009SaturdaySwimmers Make Splash at NACCIn the final two days of competition at the North American Challenge Cup (NACC), Manitoba swimmers Chantal Vanlandeghem, Aaron Chanas-Larue and Breanne Siwicki continued to outperform the competition. Representing Canada at the international competition, our swimmers have continued to win medals and prove that their worth against strong age group swimmers from both Mexico and the United States.39none
37Aug. 06, 2009ThursdayVanlandeghem and Chanas-Larue Medal at NACCManitoba Swimmers competing as part of the Canadian team at the second annual North America Challenge Cup (NACC) are proving strong this week against the opposition from Mexico and the United States.37none
33Aug. 05, 2009Wednesday"The Big Deal About Swim Suits" - Suit Rule Changes Explained for ParentsThis article is a great resource for swimmers and parents trying to make sense of the recent FINA swim suit rule changes. The article was written by the executive director of the American Swimming Coaches Association.33none
35Aug. 05, 2009WednesdayMacDonald, Mitchell and Price Swim to Victory at CAN-AM Disability ChampionshipsManitoba swimmers dominated the medal podium this past weekend at the CAN/AM Disability Championships in Edmonton. The CAN-AM Championships, held twice a year, bring together all swimmers with a disability (Para) from Canada and the United States along with Mexico & Australia. Medal winners from Manitoba included Cameron MacDonald, Catherine Mitchell and Tanner Price.35none
31Jul. 20, 2009MondayAsselin and Vanlandeghem Quadruple Gold Medalists while Chanas-Larue Smashes Canadian Record [UPDATED]Manitoba swimmers collected some shiny hardware this weekend at the Canadian Age group Championships in Montreal. Our Athletes brought in an outstanding 15 Gold Medals, 5 Silver and 4 Bronze in addition to a slew of new Records.31none
29Jul. 10, 2009FridayAnother Fast Day of Swimming in MontrealManitoba swimmers prove their worth this week in Montreal at the senior national World Championship Trials.29none
27Jul. 09, 2009ThursdayChantal Vanlandeghem Sets New Provincial RecordChantal Vanlandeghem swam her way to a new provincial record Thursday morning in the 50m Butterfly with a time of 27.46. All of our Manitoba swimmers are swimming well this meet, read more to see results.27none
25Jul. 08, 2009WednesdaySwim Manitoba Hosts Another Successful Man/Sask ChampionshipPan Am Pool was the site of the 18th Long Course Manitoba Saskatchewan Championship. There were over 335 swimmers representing 27 clubs from Alberta, Saskatchewan Manitoba & Ontario.25none
23Jun. 24, 2009WednesdayPress Release: Swim/Natation Manitoba Hosts an Exciting Junior and 10 & Under ProvincialWINNIPEG June 23, 2009 - Swim Manitoba, in cooperation with its member club partners, played host to the 2009 Long Course Junior and 10 & Under Provincial Championships last weekend. The event attracted 197 swimmers from 13 clubs province-wide. It proved to be a very exciting weekend of racing for all concerned. This meet is always a showcase for many of Manitoba’s up and coming young stars, and this year was no exception.23none
21Jun. 23, 2009TuesdayManSask Championship Psych Sheets/Live Results Now AvailableClick on the Link to view the latest Psych Sheets and up to date results from Man/Sask Championships as they happen!21none
17Jun. 22, 2009MondayFina releases the final list of approved suits for the 2009 seasonFINA Executive held a meeting in Lausanne Switzerland on June 19, 2009 to consider the swimsuits approvals under the transitory regulations in accordance with the Dubai Charter.17none
19Jun. 22, 2009MondaySNC GR-5 RulingSNC Rule GR-5 administers the swim suit rules here in Canada: 1) SNC Rule GR–5 Swimwear Rule and Procedures for the 2009 World Aquatic Championship Trials 2) SNC Rule GR–5 Swimwear Rule and Procedures for Provincial Sections19none
11Jun. 18, 2009ThursdayJunior Provincial Live ResultsClick on the Link to view up to date results from Juniour Provincial as they happen! http://www.mts.net/~dtex/realtimeresults11none
9Jun. 04, 2009ThursdayPress Release: 3 Manitoba Swimmers Selected to North American Challenge Cup ID TeamSwim/Natation Manitoba is pleased to announce that 3 Manitoba swimmers have been selected to the North American Challenge Cup ID team.9none
8May. 25, 2009MondayPress Release : Canada on track for strong performances at world championshipsProspects get taste of big league swimming VANCOUVER ( May, 25, 2009) - Pierre Lafontaine, Swimming Canada’s CEO and national coach is confident that Canada can improve upon its performances from last year’s Olympic Games at this July’s world aquatic championships, particularly after impressive performances here this past weekend at the Mel Zajac International. The competition was held in the middle of some hard training for the top flight Canadian swimmers and their muscles were too stiff and too tired to expect a flood of record performances at this point of the season. However Lafontaine saw two important elements that are sure signs, Canadian swimmers should continue their improvement on the international stage.8none
5May. 09, 2009SaturdayFirst Annual Shaw Swim Relay ChallengeManta Kids Helping Kids5none
7May. 06, 2009WednesdaySwim Manitoba Announces 2009 Canada Games TeamWINNIPEG May 4th, 2009 - Swim Manitoba is pleased to announce the selection of the 2009 Canada Games team that will represent Manitoba in Charlottetown PEI, August 24-29. The selection took place this past weekend at Golden Plains Invitational Swim meet in Winnipeg.7none
3May. 04, 2009MondayGames Team AnnouncedTwelve male and 12 female swimmers have been selected to compete for Manitoba at the Canada Games in Prince Edward Island in August.3none
6May. 01, 2009FridaySNM Welcomes New Executive DirectorDarin Muma brings a wealth of experience6none
1Mar. 31, 2009TuesdaySNM launches new web siteSwim Natation Manitoba officially launches it's re-designed web site.1none
 
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