miltonmarlins.ca http://miltonmarlins.ca Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:29:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Team Aquatics BBQ and SALE http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/08/27/team-aquatics-bbq-and-sale/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/08/27/team-aquatics-bbq-and-sale/#comments Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:39:24 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4513 TAS BBQ2014 Post MISS (3)

PDF version of the flyer found HERE

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Start of Season Practice Schedule http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/08/15/start-of-season-practice-schedule/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/08/15/start-of-season-practice-schedule/#comments Fri, 15 Aug 2014 23:19:33 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4504 First practice for all Novice, Junior, and Senior swimmers will take place on Tuesday Sept. 2nd at Rotary Park!

  • Dryland practices at Rotary Park will run for all 3 groups on Tuesday Sept 2nd, Wednesday Sept 3rd, and Thursday Sept 4th from 4pm-5pm

First Pool Practice will be on Monday Sept. 8th.

Sept. 8th- Oct. 3rd Practice Schedule

Regular Practice schedule will begin on Oct. 4th and can be found HERE

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2014/ 2015 Tentative Swim Meet Schedule http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/08/13/2014-2015-tentative-swim-meet-schedule/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/08/13/2014-2015-tentative-swim-meet-schedule/#comments Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:05:35 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4476 2014-2015 Meet Schedule
*Note that this is a tentative swim meet schedule and is subject to change at the coaches discretion. Changes will be announced throughout the season as they may occur.

Time Standards for various meets:

Central Region Championship Time Standards – 2014-15
Link to Festival/ Provincial Time Standards- http://swimontario.com/index_sr.php?id=1657
Link to Age Group National/ Senior National Time Standards- https://www.swimming.ca/NationalTimeStandards

 

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2014/2015 Swim Season Competitive Registration Opens July 30th http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/17/20142015-swim-season-competitive-registration-opens-july-30th/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/17/20142015-swim-season-competitive-registration-opens-july-30th/#comments Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:50:12 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4444 Registration will open for the 2014/ 2015 season for all competitive groups- Novice, Junior, and Senior- on July 30th.

Please review the NEW MMST Registration Handbook (UPDATED July 29th version posted HERE) PRIOR to registering your swimmer. All essential information regarding the upcoming swim season can be found in this handbook (swim fees, practice schedules, volunteer point system changes, code of conduct etc).

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New Swimmer Evaluation Night http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/13/new-swimmer-evaluation-night/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/13/new-swimmer-evaluation-night/#comments Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:25:13 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4423 All new  MIT swimmers must have a swim assessment before registering.   Children should already have passed ‘Swimmer’ level 4 and be under the age of 13 before attempting to enter this program (or be able to swim one full length of the pool unassisted).  Having an evaluation done will ensure your child is being placed in the correct level.

MiT Evaluation Night- September 10th from 5-7 PM at Milton Sports Centre.

You do not need to sign up for the evaluation night. Evaluations will be done on a first come, first serve basis on the 10th.

Click HERE for the MiT schedule for Fall 2014!

Click the link below to read the NEW MiT Handbook which contains important information regarding program skills, refund policy, yearly calendar and information on our NEW Swim 2 Excel program being launched in September 2014!

MiT Handbook 2014-15
2014/2015 MiT Fees

Marlins-in-Training Session Dates-

Session 1: September 15th, 2014- Nov.14th, 2014
Session 2: Nov. 17th, 2014- Jan 30th, 2015
Session 3: Feb. 2nd, 2015- April 10th, 2015
Session 4: April 13th, 2015- June 12th, 2015

Please email our Registrar with any questions!

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Marlins-in-Training Fall 2014 Registration http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/13/marlins-in-training-fall-2014-registration/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/13/marlins-in-training-fall-2014-registration/#comments Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:48:46 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4413 Registration will open for all RETURNING MiT families on September 3rd. All new families can register for MiT following their evaluation on September 10th.

All new  MIT swimmers must have a swim assessment before registering.   Children should already have passed ‘Swimmer’ level 4 and be under the age of 13 before attempting to enter this program (or be able to swim one full length of the pool unassisted).  Having an evaluation done will ensure your child is being placed in the correct level.

MiT Evaluation Night- September 10th from 5-7 PM at Milton Sports Centre.

You do not need to sign up for the evaluation night. Evaluations will be done on a first come, first serve basis on the 10th.

Click HERE for the MiT and Swim 2 Excel schedule for Fall 2014! (Updated August 27th)

Click the link below to read the NEW MiT Handbook which contains important information regarding program skills, refund policy, yearly calendar and information on our NEW Swim 2 Excel program being launched in September 2014!

MiT Handbook 2014-15
2014/2015 MiT Fees

Marlins-in-Training Session Date-

Session 1: September 15th, 2014- Nov.14th, 2014
Session 2: Nov. 17th, 2014- Jan 30th, 2015
Session 3: Feb. 2nd, 2015- April 10th, 2015
Session 4: April 13th, 2015- June 12th, 2015

Please email our Registrar with any questions!

 

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Tri FUN Discount Registration for MMST Swimmers! http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/02/4403/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/02/4403/#comments Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:21:21 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4403 Tri FUN Triathlon would like to thank MMST for helping support their race series by offering a promo discount code for all registrations from MMST swimmers. As a thank you, they would like to offer the Milton Marlins members and their families and friends a 30% discount towards registration for our Milton race event on July 13th. The regular registration fee is $49 and this code brings the race day fee down to $34.

Click HERE for all the details!

They are still looking for MMST swimmers who are able to help out/ volunteer on deck during the triathlon.

When? Race Kit Pickup Day: Saturday, July 12, 2014

             Race Day: Sunday, July 13, 2014

Where? Ernest C. Drury School, 215 Ontario Street, Milton

Our Volunteer Crew is at the heart of every event we run and there are lots of ways to be involved, including:

  • Race Kit Pickup Day and Orientation
  • Race course marshalling and safety
  • Event set up and take down
  • Finish line, Fun Zone and Snack Zone

* An official letter of participation can be provided to high school students fulfilling OSSD required hours for community involvement, or specific school forms can be signed after the event.

    JOIN THE FUN! TO VOLUNTEER, REGISTER AT:

TriFUNkids.com

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Summer Swimming- July 8th-19th http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/02/summer-swimming-july-8th-19th/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/07/02/summer-swimming-july-8th-19th/#comments Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:25:43 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4399 We are excited to offer the opportunity of summer swimming to our Juniors and Seniors this July!

The practice schedule can be found below. The cost for the 2 weeks of outdoor long course training is $50.

Sign up by dropping off payment to the drop box outside the office. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Jamie or Coach Meghan.

Tues July 8th- 6-7:30 AM at MSC
Wed July 9th- 7-9 AM at MSC
Thurs July 10th- 6-7:30 AM at MSC
Fri July 11th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Sat July 12th- 7-9 AM in Burlington

Mon July 14th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Tues July 15th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Wed July 16th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Thurs July 17th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Fri July 18th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Sat July 19th- 7-9 AM in Burlington

Burlington Pool address:
Nelson Pool & Splash Pad
4235 New Street
Burlington, ON L7L 1T2
Canada

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Weekly Updates! – June 16th http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/06/16/weekly-updates-june-16th/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/06/16/weekly-updates-june-16th/#comments Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:31:57 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4382 Important Upcoming MMST Events-

  • MMST AGM- June 16th at 7pm in MSC Banquet Room. Positions up for election as well as proposed changes to Club Bylaws can be found under the event on our website HERE. We look forward to seeing everyone out at the AGM.

Office Hours-
** Last day of regular scheduled office hours will be Monday June 23rd. Throughout the summer months,
please reach us by email- info@miltonmarlins.ca or by phone- 289.670.1948
**
Office will be closed on Monday June 16th due to the AGM occurring at the same time.

Remember to check the calendar on the MMST website for all changes/ cancellations to practices
HERE-

Novice practice changes-

  • Thurs June 19th- practice will be from 5:30- 6:45pm at Milton Sports Centre (not as regularly scheduled at MLC)
  • Last day of swimming is Monday June 23rd (ALL Novice swimmers are invited out to Monday June 23rd’s practice regardless of the day they normally swim)

Junior practice changes-

  • Thurs June 19th- all Juniors who are Regional qualifiers have outdoor long course practice in Burlington 6-7:30PM. Non Regional qualifiers will swim from 5:30-7pm at MSC
  • Last day of swimming is Monday June 23rd

Senior practice changes-

  • Thurs June 19th- all Senior Regional qualifiers have outdoor long course practice in Burlington 6-7:30PM. Non Regional qualifiers will swim from 5:30-7pm at MSC
  • No Senior Mon AM practice June 16th (all seniors to come at 3:30pm)
  • ALL remaining AM practices will begin at 6 AM (not 5:30am)
  • Last day of swimming is Monday June 23rd


1.) As the weather is getting hotter and hotter, it’s very important to make sure swimmers are staying hydrated throughout the day and coming to practice well hydrated and with a water bottle!

2.) We are excited to offer the opportunity of summer swimming to our Juniors and Seniors this July!

The practice schedule can be found below. The cost for the 2 weeks of outdoor long course training is $50. We have room for 25 swimmers and we will accept swimmers on a “first come, first serve” basis. Your spot will only be  guaranteed with payment (cheque made payable to MMST).

Sign up by dropping off payment to the office. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Jamie or Coach Meghan.

Tues July 8th- 6-7:30 AM at MSC
Wed July 9th- 7-9 AM at MSC
Thurs July 10th- 6-7:30 AM at MSC
Fri July 11th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Sat July 12th- 7-9 AM in Burlington

Mon July 14th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Tues July 15th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Wed July 16th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Thurs July 17th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Fri July 18th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Sat July 19th- 7-9 AM in Burlington

Burlington 50m Pool address:
Nelson Pool & Splash Pad
4235 New Street
Burlington, ON L7L 1T2
Canada

3.) Weekend swimming workshop put on by former National Team Memebers- Elite Swim Camp for 12-17 year olds. See the attached flier for all details/ how to register

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Weekly Updates! – June 9th http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/06/09/weekly-updates-june-9th/ http://miltonmarlins.ca/2014/06/09/weekly-updates-june-9th/#comments Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:38:58 +0000 http://miltonmarlins.ca/?p=4374 Important Upcoming MMST Events-

  • Club Champs- Last night of Club Champs is tomorrow Tuesday June 10th 5:00-7:00pm at MSC. We will need all hands on deck to run another successful Club Champs! Thanks to all the parents that have volunteered their time during Club Nights all year. All swimmers in the club (MiT to Senior) are invited to come out and participate! Awards from Club Champs will be handed out at the Year End Party.
  • Macgregor’s Meats Fundraiser- all info/ details found HERE Order forms and money are DUE BY TUESDAY JUNE 10TH.
  • MMST AGM- June 16th at 7pm in MSC Banquet Room. Positions up for election as well as proposed changes to Club Bylaws can be found under the event on our website HERE. We look forward to seeing everyone out at the AGM.
  • MMST Year End Party!- Friday June 20th from 6pm-9:30 at the Lions Hall (Main Street and Thompson Road). Details (including how to get your tickets) found HERE. Last day to get your tickets is THURSDAY JUNE 12th

Office Hours-
** Last day of regular scheduled office hours will be Monday June 23rd. Throughout the summer months,
please reach us by email- info@miltonmarlins.ca or by phone- 289.670.1948
** Office will be closed on Monday June 16th due to the AGM occurring at the same time.


Remember to check the calendar on the MMST website for all changes/ cancellations to practices
HERE-

Novice practice changes-

  • Thurs June 12th & Thurs June 19th- practice will be from 5:30- 6:45pm at Milton Sports Centre (not as regularly scheduled at MLC)
  • Last day of swimming is Monday June 23rd (ALL Novice swimmers are invited out to Monday June 23rd’s practice regardless of the day they normally swim)

Junior practice changes-

  • Thursday June 12th & Thurs June 19th- all Juniors who are Regional qualifiers have outdoor long course practice in Burlington 6-7:30PM. Non Regional qualifiers will swim from 5:30-7pm at MSC
  • Friday June 13th- those Jr 2′s who are swimming in Regionals on Friday do NOT have practice. All others have practice as usual 6-7:30 AM
  • Sat June 14th- CANCELLED
  • Last day of swimming is Monday June 23rd

Senior practice changes-

  • Thursday June 12th & Thurs June 19th- all Senior Regional qualifiers have outdoor long course practice in Burlington 6-7:30PM. Non Regional qualifiers will swim from 5:30-7pm at MSC
  • No Senior 3:30pm practice Friday June 13th. There is still AM practice for those not competing in Regionals.
  • No practice Saturday June 14th
  • No Senior Mon AM practice June 16th (all seniors to come at 3:30pm)
  • Beginning Thurs June 12th- all AM practices will begin at 6 AM.
  • Last day of swimming is Monday June 23rd


1.) As the weather is getting hotter and hotter, it’s very important to make sure swimmers are staying hydrated throughout the day and coming to practice well hydrated and with a water bottle!

2.) We are excited to offer the opportunity of summer swimming to our Juniors and Seniors this July!

The practice schedule can be found below. The cost for the 2 weeks of outdoor long course training is $50. We have room for 25 swimmers and we will accept swimmers on a “first come, first serve” basis. Your spot will only be  guaranteed with payment (cheque made payable to MMST).

Sign up by dropping off payment to the office. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Jamie or Coach Meghan.

Tues July 8th- 6-7:30 AM at MSC
Wed July 9th- 7-9 AM at MSC
Thurs July 10th- 6-7:30 AM at MSC
Fri July 11th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Sat July 12th- 7-9 AM in Burlington

Mon July 14th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Tues July 15th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Wed July 16th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Thurs July 17th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Fri July 18th- 7-9 AM in Burlington
Sat July 19th- 7-9 AM in Burlington

Burlington 50m Pool address:
Nelson Pool & Splash Pad
4235 New Street
Burlington, ON L7L 1T2
Canada

3.) Weekend swimming workshop put on by former National Team Memebers- Elite Swim Camp for 12-17 year olds. See the attached flier for all details/ how to register

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