Newsletter #24/2020

Swimming Canada (SNC) – Call for Nominations

The call of nominations for the 2020-21 Swimming Canada Board of Directors is now available. You can find all details on the SNC website:

The election of the Swimming Canada 2020-21 Board of Directors will be held at the Annual General Meeting on 23rd September 2020. A nomination requires submission of:

  • a completed nomination form
  • a 250-word maximum profile is preferred but not mandatory
  • a photo (jpeg format)

Team NB – Call for mission staff for 2021 Canada Summer Games

The provincial government is seeking volunteers to serve as mission staff members for Team NB for the 2021 Canada Summer Games which will take place in the Niagara region, in Ontario, from 6th to 21st August 2021.
The following positions are available:

  • Sport liaisons (minimum of 10 volunteers)
  • Communications (minimum of three volunteers)
  • Operations (minimum of two volunteers)

Detailed job descriptions are available online:

Sport and Recreation Branch – Liability Webinar Recording

The Sport and Recreation Branch hosted a webinar with Steve Indig from the Sport Law & Strategy Group on Thursday 11th June 2020 where he shared guidance and risk management techniques. As many clubs are in the course of preparing the return to the pool, we recommend you take the time to listen to the recorded webinar here:

This is just to remind you that the latest FAQs can be retrieved via the following link:

SNB – 2020-2021 Meets Calendar

An update of the calendar has been published on our website; particularly the following competitions are affected by changes/updates:

Premier #4 South – 10th April 2021
Premier Festival – 22nd/23rd May 2021
Relay Meet North – 1st May 2021
10 & 12 Under North: 24th April 2021

CSCA Online Presentations

A series of seven French language sessions will run every Thursday from 18th June to 30th July 2020. These presentations will be recorded and made available for CSTA members at the video library.

Please visit the CSTA website for the upcoming Professional Development Schedule.

Best regards,
Marwen Ghali