You first. It was another busy weekend for WAVE with about 90 athletes in Toronto for the Paul Taylor tournament. This is a tournament that is focused on learning and development as there are athletes that are playing up a division or in a division for the first time. Our newcomers did very well dealing with the pressure and excitement of the [...]
The entries for the Perth Candy Cane swim meet are now available. Download the entries (PDF) - updates made Dec 2 to relays Meet information and package on Swimming Canada website (LINK) Note that this is a two day event. The distance events (200, 400 and 800 FR) are on Friday the 8th (16:00 - 20:00) and all over events are on Saturday morning [...]
Let's cheer for CW. Here is the link to follow the weekend's matches at the tournament. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1bpHC8ljsw-kx1lIUqV1FKvr5nLCQqM0u8sym-haTed4/edit#gid=668576209 GO WAVE!!!!
Congratulations to all that competed in Petawawa last weekend. We had three new club records at the meet - Ariane Gomes in the 25 BK Chiara McDonald in the 25 FR Francois Hebert in the 25 BK Well done! We also had some great swims (and some great dives - Rosie!) from our younger JWBs and from our solo Mini-Wave swimmer who managed to [...]
WAVE athletes at the Regional Development Swim Camp held at Perth It's been a busy couple of weeks: Mini-Loo, Wave-a-thon, Petawawa, Regional Training Camp, Shadow Cup and move-ups. And WAVE is not finished yet for the year. The Paul Taylor WP Tournament is this weekend and the coaching staff are excited to see our players develop and prepare for the Provincial level [...]
The form to express your interest to attend the very popular Perth Candy Cane meet is now open. https://forms.gle/hPn4xPdUcGZ6dmer9 We are limited to 50 swimmers. In the case we are over subscribed, athletes that are close to Regional times will get priority. All the details about the meet are in the form. There are two sessions Friday night (December 8) and Saturday (December 9). [...]
Our hosts in Petawawa have sent us the QR code for the heat sheets for this Saturday's races.
We have completed the first 8 week training cycle for practices and we will now be reviewing and improving what we have already learned. Constant repetition is required to be successful in both swimming and water polo. November is a busy month with many challenges ahead for our athletes. The start of water polo tournaments can be daunting for some, especially those that have [...]
Have you lost shirts or suits? We have. That's why I label everything. I'll be doing some iron-on names at the Wave-a-thon and Polo matches on Saturday as a fundraiser for Capital WAve. 5$ per name, 3$ goes to Capital Wave. They can go on shirts or inside the waterpolo suit. If you are interested, please fill-out the form by Friday at Noon. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdRV9gzU-EJ_OASOa8IJ5B-yatbfjnIadTNdJMLRgHLjhyuig/viewform I'll have [...]
The Petawawa Poppy Meet on Saturday the 18th is fast approaching and I have orchestrated a 25M showdown for our 15U Girls. Bragging rights will be on the line - winner gets scones. Here are the entries (LINK)