Newsletter #45/2021

2022 Canada Games Hopeful Squad: Information Session

Swimming NB would like to invite the 2022 Canada Games Hopeful squad to an information session to be held online on November 22, 2021, at 7:00 pm. We will be presenting our general plan of activities leading up to the games, so all parents and coaches of swimmers involved are welcome to attend. You do not need to register to participate in the call.

Here is the link to the call:

2022 Canada Games Hopeful Squad: Camp #1

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Swim NB will be hosting a training camp for the 2022 Canada Games hopefuls on 27 November from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm in Saint John for swimmers registered with FAST, TIDE, SWRD and SSAC clubs and on 18 December in Bathurst for swimmers registered with CNBO, CVAC, BLAST, MWC, LES, NES, CNS and AQUA.

This is a free event for all swimmers, but we ask that all swimmers sign up via the following link before 22 November:

Please note:

  • This is a one pool session and one class session camp.
  • Swimmers must be accompanied by a coach from their club.
  • Swim NB will cover the transportation costs of all participating coaches.
  • Each participating coach will receive 2 professional development points.
  • Proof of vaccination will be required for all camp participants.
  • The list of swimmers invited is available at the following link:

Call for Applications – 2022 Canada Games Team Manager and Assistant Coaches

Swimming NB is calling for applications for the position of Team Manager and Assistant Coaches for the 2022 Canada Games. We invite coaches and volunteers interested in joining the Swimming NB team to submit their applications via the forms below before November 26, 2021.

We encourage all candidates to attend the online information session and a minimum of one of the two Camps that will be held on November 27 and December 18.

President’s Council – November 2021

Due to an unanticipated situation, we are looking to reschedule the President’s Council call to the 47th week of the calendar. Here is a new doodle link to express your preference by November 19.

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this will cause, as well as for our short notice.

New Brunswick Officials Committee: Overview

The New Brunswick Officials’ Committee (NBOC) virtually met on November 9, 2021 for the first time this season. Thank you to the representatives that joined us for the call.

At the meeting the executive of the NBOC was confirmed for the 2021-2022 season.

  • Chair: Gary Losier
  • Vice-Chair: Dave Anderson
  • Secretary: JP Dorris

At the meeting we identified the need to update the Official’s Registration System with Swim Canada for all NB official. If you have not received your official’s registration login information for this season, please contact your Club’s Official’s Coordinator or

Important Upcoming Events:

The NBOC is happy to be able to provide all Level 2 Certified Officials a Swim NB branded name badge.

Please complete the Sign Up Genius at the link below to request a name take.

The NBOC will be hosting a Referee Clinic at the NB Open Cup meet. The clinic will take place in 2 sessions during the break on Saturday and Sunday (January 29 and 30, 2022). To sign up for this clinic, please complete the Sign Up Genius at the link below before January 15, 2022.

Best regards,
Landen MacDonald
Marwen Ghali