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605May. 16, 2025Swim MBRespect in SportRespect in Sport Programs Coaches, Officials & Activity Leaders Respect in Sport Parents & GuardiansRead Full ArticleNewsArticles605
761May. 14, 2019swimmbWomen In Sport - Discussion POSTPONEDMay is Women in Sport Month Featuring Swim Manitoba's Olympians & Paralympians for a panel discussion. Join us ....Read Full ArticleNewsArticles761
760May. 09, 2019swim mbProvincial Record Alert a grand finaleProvincial Record Alert Mia West completes her 11 -12 age group with more records to her titleRead Full ArticleNewsArticles760
758Apr. 22, 2019swim mbMB's 1st LC Mixed Relay RecordSwim MB's first long course mixed relay recordRead Full ArticleNewsArticles758
759Apr. 22, 2019swim mb2019 AGM Swim Manitoba2019 AGM Swim Manitoba Please join us at the 2019 AGM ...Read Full ArticleNewsArticles759
757Apr. 18, 2019swim mbProvincial Relay Record AlertProvincial Relay Record set at WesternsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles757
756Apr. 16, 2019swim mbProvincial Record AlertCanadian Swimming Trials produces fast racing & MB RecordsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles756
754Mar. 13, 2019swim mbKids Help Phone LineKIDS HELP PHONE Need to TalkRead Full ArticleNewsArticles754
750Mar. 05, 2019swimmbNAIG 2020NAIG 2020 Seeking Coaches for SwimmingRead Full ArticleNewsArticles750
751Feb. 25, 2019swim mbProvincial RecordSenior Men's Provincial RecordRead Full ArticleNewsArticles751
752Feb. 11, 2019swim mbNew Provincial RecordNew Provincial Record Set at Selkirk Dolphins CarnivalRead Full ArticleNewsArticles752
749Feb. 07, 2019swim mbResilient Performers Lecture Series Sign UpSwim MB Presents Resilient Performers Being Awesome and Staying Mentally Well along the way!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles749
747Jan. 25, 2019swim mbFINA World Masters Championships 20192019 FINA World Masters Championships Registration now openRead Full ArticleNewsArticles747
745Jan. 23, 2019swim mbMaccabi Games - Athletes neededGet in the Games! Maccabi Games - Athletes neededRead Full ArticleNewsArticles745
746Jan. 23, 2019swim mbCSC MB - BEYOND THE GLORYCanadian Sport Centre MB Beyond the Glory Join the ConversationRead Full ArticleNewsArticles746
740Dec. 21, 2018swimmbMoose & Swim MB Night at the GameSwim Manitoba & MB Moose Celebrating the New YearRead Full ArticleNewsArticles740
741Dec. 18, 2018swim mbCongratulations ManSask 2018 Short CourseCongratulations to MB Swimmers Coaches & ClubsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles741
742Dec. 18, 2018swimmbProvincial RecordsManSask Provincial Records BrokenRead Full ArticleNewsArticles742
743Dec. 11, 2018swimmb1st Long Course Record Broken2018 - 2019 Season First Long Course Record is brokenRead Full ArticleNewsArticles743
739Dec. 07, 2018swimLive Results - Pointe-Claire AA-AAA MeetFollow Team TOBA at Pointe-Claire AA-AAA MeetRead Full ArticleNewsArticles739
738Dec. 06, 2018swimmbRecord AlertMia West takes down 6 year old Breaststroke record over the weekend.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles738
737Nov. 27, 2018swimmbProvincial Record BrokenKelsey Wog another record Saturday night in Calgary!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles737
735Nov. 23, 2018swimmbProvincial Age Group Records BrokenProvincial Age Group Records Broken last weekend at the Sprint IM MeetRead Full ArticleNewsArticles735
733Nov. 20, 2018swim mb2018 Award Winners2018 Swim Manitoba Award WinnersRead Full ArticleNewsArticles733
732Nov. 16, 2018swim mbMB Provincial Senior Records fallModrcin & Wog take down 2 MB Provincial Senior RecordsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles732
731Nov. 09, 2018Swim MBRemembering those that have given so much for our freedom100 Years of Remembering WW1Read Full ArticleNewsArticles731
728Oct. 04, 2018Swim MBSwim MB welcomes Chris KushkaSwim MB welcomes Chris Kushka to the Board of DirectorsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles728
725Aug. 30, 2018Kw2018 - 2019 Club Affiliation & Registration Information2018 - 2019 Club Affiliation and Registration opens September 1Read Full ArticleNewsArticles725
722Jul. 11, 2018Swim MBkBoguski breaks Age Group & Senior recordDaniel Boguski - Record Breaker at 2018 ManSask Long CourseRead Full ArticleNewsArticles722
723Jul. 11, 2018Swim MBkMB takes down 5 Course recordsManitoba Swimmers took down 5 course records this past weekend at 2018 ManSask Long CourseRead Full ArticleNewsArticles723
721Jul. 10, 2018Swim MB kSummer Swim Kicks Off in Beausejour2018 Summer Swim Kicks off with Beausejour MeetRead Full ArticleNewsArticles721
719Jul. 06, 2018Swim MBSwim MB Coach ConferenceSwim MB Launches First Annual Coach ConferenceRead Full ArticleNewsArticles719
715Jun. 09, 2018Swim MBWelcome to our new Board of DirectorsWelcome to the 2018-2019 Board of DirectorsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles715
711May. 25, 2018Swim MBRBC Who's Next ChallengeSwimming Canada has partnered up with Penny Oleksiak and RBCRead Full ArticleNewsArticles711
712May. 25, 2018Swim MBMental and Physical Health SwimmingCourtesy of Swimming CanadaRead Full ArticleNewsArticles712
705May. 07, 2018Cam HarbeckSummer Swim UpdateSummer Swim program updates.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles705
541Jul. 28, 2015Swim MBNew Opportunity for Swim MBSwim Manitoba has entered into a Partnership Program with Enterprise National Alamo Vehicle RentalRead Full ArticleNewsArticles541
537Jul. 17, 2015Swim MBSwim Coaches RequiredSwim Coaches Required Please see Coaching Tab for detailsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles537
536Jul. 14, 2015Swim MBVan Landeghem Advances to finalsVan Landeghem advances to finals in 100 freestyleRead Full ArticleNewsArticles536
535Jul. 13, 2015Swim MBVan Landeghem kicks off Pan Am GamesPan Am Games swimming starts tomorrow. Winnipeg's Chantal Van Landeghem racing 100 free.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles535
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534Jul. 10, 2015Swim MBThomas OsbornCanadian Squad for 2015 World Deaf Swimming Championships AnnoucedRead Full ArticleNewsArticles534
533Jul. 06, 2015Swim MBGeorge MeldrumCongratulations to coach George Meldrum 17 Wing Flying TigersRead Full ArticleNewsArticles533
531Jun. 29, 2015Swim MBManSask 20152015 ManSask Long Course Championships Psych SheetsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles531
532Jun. 29, 2015Swim MBGold for Wog in CaliforniaGold for Kelsey Wog in Mission Viejo CaliforniaRead Full ArticleNewsArticles532
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530Jun. 23, 2015Swim MBJr Provincial AwardsJunior Provincials High Point and Club Awards posted Thank you to our 88 volunteersRead Full ArticleNewsArticles530
529Jun. 22, 2015Swim MBManSask VolunteersManSask long course 2015 Volunteers requiredRead Full ArticleNewsArticles529
528Jun. 18, 2015SwimMBJr Provincials2015 Junior and 10 & Under Provincial Championships Psych sheets and Time lines are posted on our websiteRead Full ArticleNewsArticles528
527Jun. 16, 2015Swim MBPan Am Torch Returns to WinnipegPan American Torch returns to Winnipeg Monday June 22 2015Read Full ArticleNewsArticles527
525May. 27, 2015Swim MB2016 Power Smart Summer Games2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games Get InspiredRead Full ArticleNewsArticles525
524May. 22, 2015Swim MBSummer CampsRegular Season is quickly coming to a close. Check out our Age Group Club Tab for Manitoba Clubs hosting Summer Swim Camps & ClinicsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles524
517Apr. 16, 2015Swim MBNCCP 201Sept 25-27 2015 -Swim Manitoba is hosting NCCP 201Read Full ArticleNewsArticles517
500Oct. 21, 2014Swim ManitobaAward WinnersCongratulations to all our swimmers in the 2013-2014 swim season.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles500
499Oct. 14, 2014Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Awards BanquetRead Full ArticleNewsArticles499
498Aug. 28, 2014Swim ED2015 WCSG ManagerSwim Manitoba is advertising for a TEAM MANAGER for the 2015 Western Canada Summer Games. Competition takes place August 11-15 2015 in Wood Buffalo Alberta.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles498
496Aug. 12, 2014John Schwandt - Prov. Records Chair4 Provincial Records broken in July as well as 4 Manitoba Open Records broken at East/WestDillon Perron (UMAN), Wyatt Yarish (MANTA) and the Manta Senior Male (A. Iliouchetchev, K. Teghtsoonian, W. Yarish & K. Dixon) 400 Medley Relay break provincial records at July events. We also had four Manitoba open records broken at East/West Dual meet at end of July.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles496
495Aug. 11, 2014Swim ManitobaManitoba swimmers contribute to Team Canada Medal Haul!Two Manitobans recently competed at the 2014 Pan Pacific Para Championships Pasadena California Aug 6-10, 2014 for Canada. Rhea Schmidt (UMAN) and Cameron Macdonald (Para Storm) came home with 5 Bronze medals helping Canada in their medal haul.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles495
494Aug. 07, 2014Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Office Coordinator Job OpeningSwim Manitoba is now accepting resumes for the Office Coordinator job. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Office Coordinator is responsible for the operation of the Swim Manitoba office located in Winnipeg. This is a full-time position requiring occasional evening and weekend work.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles494
493Aug. 06, 2014Swim ManitobaManitoba Swimmer, Jessica Plant wins BRONZE medal at Summer NationalsJessica Plant (MANTA) had an impressive Summer Nationals in early July, earning a Bronze medal in the 200 Free and best times in the 400 Free (5th) and 100 Free (12th). She also helped teammates from MANTA earn spots in finals for the 400 and 800 free relays.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles493
492Jul. 30, 2014Swim ManitobaWE DID IT!!!Phew! It is over. What a tremendous week. Once again, Manitobans showed the rest of the swimming community in the country that we know how to host an event of this size.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles492
489Jul. 18, 2014Swim ManitobaSummer Nationals - Day 1 & 2 results -- 2 Provincial Records for Dillon Perron in 50 FlyOver a dozen swimmers from Manitoba are competing at the 2014 Canadian Swimming Championships in Saskatoon, SK at the Shaw Centre this week. Day 1 action saw Dillon Perron (UMAN) breaking his own Provincial Record in prelims and then again in finals, placing 5th overall. Other finalists were, Breanne Siwicki (MANTA) 1500 Free (5th), Lauren Teghtsoonian (MANTA) 200 Breast (12th – best time), Wyatt Yarish (MANTA) 800 Free (14th), MacKenzie Glover (UMAN) 50 back (12th) and Dillon 200 Breast (17th).Read Full ArticleNewsArticles489
488Jul. 01, 2014Swim ManitobaAward winners and Thank youA belated congratulations to all the Award Winners from the 2014 Manitoba A & AA Provincial Championships. Thank you to all volunteers and officials who made this event a special one.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles488
487Jun. 16, 2014St. James Seals Swim ClubSt. James Seals - Employment Opportunity – Part Time DirectorThe St. James Seals Swim Team is pleased to invite applications for a part time Director of our Winnipeg community based swim club. We are one of the longest running swim clubs in Canada and have been a vital part of this community for over 50 years. Our mission is to prepare motivated young athletes to maximize their potential as competitive swimmers, as part of a team supported by outstanding coaches & involved parents.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles487
485Jun. 12, 2014Swim ManitobaManitoba Provincial ChampionshipsThe Manitoba A & AA LC Provincial Championships presented by Hampton Inn (airport) will be held June 20-22, 2014. Over 300 Manitobans will be competing in this event.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles485
486Jun. 12, 2014Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Annual General MeetingThe Swim Manitoba Annual General Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, June 21, 2014 in the Lower MPR at Pan Am pool.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles486
484May. 15, 2014Swim ManitobaKaren Williams, Para-Swimming Coach receives Women of Distinction AwardKaren Williams, Para Storm Head Coach, was the recipient of the Woman of Distinction Award in the category of WELLNESS, HEALTHY LIVING, AND RECREATION. This award is a testament to Karen's hard work and dedication to the team and all of its past and current athletes.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles484
483Apr. 21, 2014John Schwandt, Records Chair3 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles483
481Apr. 15, 2014Swim ManitobaSNM 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles481
482Apr. 15, 2014Swim ManitobaCoach 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles482
478Apr. 10, 2014John Schwandt, Records ChairDillon 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles478
479Apr. 10, 2014Karen Williams -MCPSA Head CoachTwo 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles479
474Mar. 31, 2014Swim Manitoba10 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles474
475Mar. 31, 2014John Schwandt, Records Chair6th 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles475
476Mar. 31, 2014Karen Williams -MCPSA Head CoachManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles476
473Mar. 28, 2014Swim Manitoba5 Records set at Man/SaskCongratulations to Jamie Alexiuk, Kfir Kholodovski, Simon Meier & Alex Shogolev in setting Manitoba Provincial Records at Man/Sask.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles473
472Mar. 27, 2014Karen Armstrong, PresidentNew SNM Executive Director appointedSwim Natation Manitoba is extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Fellner as Executive Director, effective May 1, 2014.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles472
471Mar. 21, 2014Swim ManitobaMan/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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles471
469Feb. 25, 2014John Schwandt, Records Chair5 Provincial Records for Perron at CIS ChampionshipsDillon Perron (UM) sets 5 Provincial Records at CIS Championships in Toronto last weekend!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles469
468Feb. 18, 2014John Schwandt, Records Chair2 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles468
467Feb. 17, 2014Swim ManitobaBronze 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles467
466Feb. 16, 2014Swim ManitobaMedal 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles466
465Feb. 14, 2014Swim ManitobaBronze 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles465
463Jan. 28, 2014Swim ManitobaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles463
464Jan. 28, 2014John Schwandt, Records ChairDillon 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles464
462Jan. 27, 2014Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles462
461Jan. 22, 2014Swim ManitobaSNM seeks full time Executive DirectorSNM seeks full time Executive Director.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles461
460Jan. 16, 2014Swim ManitobaJaring 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 2014Read Full ArticleNewsArticles460
459Jan. 09, 2014Swim ManitobaJane 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles459
457Dec. 10, 2013NWT Recreation and Parks AssociationSummer Aquatic Staff for NWTEvery year, the NWT Recreation and Parks Association recruits Summer Aquatic Staff on behalf of various communities throughout the NWT.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles457
458Dec. 10, 2013Swim ManitobaChanges 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 InvitationalRead Full ArticleNewsArticles458
456Dec. 06, 2013Karen Armstrong, PresidentExecutive Director ResignationThe Board of Swim Manitoba announces the resignation of Executive Director, Darin Muma, effective March 28, 2014.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles456
455Dec. 02, 2013John Schwandt, Records Chair5 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles455
454Nov. 27, 2013Swim ManitobaCommunication 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles454
453Nov. 15, 2013Swim ManitobaCTV Morning LIVE is coming to Pan Am poolCTV Morning Live with Rachel Lagace will be at Pan Am pool on Monday, November 18.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles453
452Nov. 12, 2013Swim SaskatchewanSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles452
451Nov. 04, 2013Glen Dawkins - Winnipeg Sun / Swim ManitobaShannon 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles451
450Oct. 31, 2013Swim ManitobaSwim 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 dreamsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles450
448Oct. 21, 2013John SchwandtFrom 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:Read Full ArticleNewsArticles448
449Oct. 21, 2013Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles449
447Oct. 08, 2013Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles447
446Oct. 03, 2013Sport ManitobaShannon 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles446
445Sep. 11, 2013Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles445
444Aug. 23, 2013Swim ManitobaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles444
443Aug. 21, 2013Files From Sport Manitoba & Manitoba ArchivesVaughan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles443
442Aug. 18, 2013Swim ManitobaSchmidt 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles442
439Aug. 13, 2013John Schwandt, Records ChairCanada 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles439
441Aug. 13, 2013Swim ManitobaRhea 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles441
438Aug. 09, 2013Swim ManitobaSiwicki 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles438
437Aug. 08, 2013Swim ManitobaNinth 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles437
436Aug. 07, 2013Swim ManitobaEighth 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles436
435Aug. 06, 2013Swim ManitobaThree 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles435
434Aug. 05, 2013Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles434
432Aug. 04, 2013Swim ManitobaFast 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles432
433Aug. 03, 2013Swim ManitobaResults 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles433
430Jul. 29, 2013Swim ManitobaSunday 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles430
427Jul. 27, 2013Swim ManitobaMore 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles427
428Jul. 27, 2013Swim ManitobaOsborn 14th at Deaflympics in Sofia, BulgariaManitoba's Thomas Osborn finished 14th in 200 freestyle with a personal best time of 2:05.99.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles428
429Jul. 27, 2013Swim ManitobaCAGC-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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles429
426Jul. 26, 2013Swim ManitobaMore 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles426
424Jul. 25, 2013Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles424
425Jul. 25, 2013Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles425
423Jul. 24, 2013John Schwandt, Records ChairProvincial Records at Summer Nationals - Take 2& 2 More Makes 8Read Full ArticleNewsArticles423
422Jul. 23, 2013John Schwandt, Records ChairProvincial Records broken at Summer NationalsManitoba swimmers break 6 Individual Provincial Records at Summer Nationals in Montreal.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles422
421Jul. 19, 2013Swim ManitobaSummer 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles421
420Jul. 18, 2013Swim ManitobaSummer Nationals – Day 1 actionWe had a successful day 1 of swimming with 2 Provincial Records and one bronze medal by Manitoba swimmers.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles420
417Jul. 10, 2013Swim ManitobaThank 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles417
419Jul. 10, 2013Swim CanadaWater 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles419
416Jul. 09, 2013John SchwandtThree 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles416
415Jun. 27, 2013Swim Manitoba2013-14 Swim Meet ScheduleThe 2013-14 Swim Meet Schedule as been approved by Swim Manitoba.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles415
414Jun. 26, 2013Nicole ParentMan/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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles414
413Jun. 24, 2013Swim ManitobaThank you!Wow! What an awesome bunch the volunteers and officials were this past weekend at Junior Provincials.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles413
412Jun. 20, 2013Darin MumaMarlins' 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles412
410Jun. 18, 2013Swim ManitobaNorth American Indigenous GamesABORIGINAL TEAM MANITOBA 2014 North American Indigenous Games Regina, Saskatchewan – July 2014 ~IDENTIFICATION~Read Full ArticleNewsArticles410
409Jun. 06, 2013Swim Manitoba2013 Canada Summer Games Swimming TeamSwim Manitoba is proud to announce their 2013 Canada Summer Games Swimming TeamRead Full ArticleNewsArticles409
404May. 27, 2013John Schwandt - SNMFour 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles404
399Apr. 23, 2013Swim ManitobaSwimming 101 CourseSwim Manitoba will be hosting a Swimming 101 clinic for all interested coaches: Dates = May 31 - June 2, 2013 Location: Winnipeg - Pan Am PoolRead Full ArticleNewsArticles399
398Apr. 18, 2013Swimming CanadaWinnipeg'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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles398
397Apr. 17, 2013Swim ManitobaNational 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles397
396Apr. 16, 2013Swim ManitobaUniveristy 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles396
394Apr. 11, 2013Swim ManitobaSummer 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, 2013Read Full ArticleNewsArticles394
390Apr. 08, 2013Swim ManitobaCan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles390
391Apr. 08, 2013Swim ManitobaWorld 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles391
388Apr. 06, 2013Swim ManitobaCan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles388
389Apr. 06, 2013Swim ManitobaWorld 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles389
387Apr. 05, 2013Swim ManitobaWorld 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles387
386Apr. 04, 2013Swim ManitobaWorld 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,Read Full ArticleNewsArticles386
385Mar. 26, 2013Swim ManitobaProspects West Team AnnouncementThe Propects West Team, travelling to Kamloops, BC, April 18 - 21, 2013 is now announced.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles385
384Mar. 25, 2013Swimming CanadaCanadians 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles384
383Mar. 19, 2013Swim ManitobaMan/Sask Meet Records BrokenCongratulations to the following swimmers who broke Man/Sask meet records.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles383
381Mar. 18, 2013Swim ManitobaMan/Sask AwardsCongratulations to all swimmers who attended Man/Sask Provincial Championships this past weekend.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles381
382Mar. 18, 2013Swim Manitoba / Winnipeg Free PressFor 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles382
379Mar. 12, 2013Swim ManitobaCongratulationsSwim Manitoba would like to congratulate the following swimmers who received Athlete Assistance from Sport Manitoba as a result of their terrific 2012 performances.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles379
380Mar. 12, 2013Karen Armstrong, President Swim ManitobaSNM 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles380
378Mar. 08, 2013Swim ManitobaProspect West CampApril 18 - 21, 2013 Kamloops, BC 14&Under Girls and 15&Under Boys as of March 14, 2013Read Full ArticleNewsArticles378
377Mar. 06, 2013Swim ManitobaThank YouThank you to all the volunteers and officials that helped in making the 2013 MB Junior and 10& Provincial Champs a success.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles377
376Mar. 05, 2013Karen Williams SNM Para Swimming CoachPara 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles376
375Feb. 28, 2013Swim ManitobaTwelve New Provincial RecordsTwelve new Provincial Records were set at the Speedo Western Canadian Championships held at Saskatoon's Shaw Centre February 13-17.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles375
374Feb. 27, 2013Swim Manitoba"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).Read Full ArticleNewsArticles374
373Feb. 13, 2013Sport MnaitobaMantioba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles373
372Feb. 05, 2013Swim ManitobaParkland 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 PostingRead Full ArticleNewsArticles372
371Feb. 01, 2013Swim ManitobaDAKOTA SWIM COACHES CLINICDAKOTA SWIM COACHES CLINIC Sponsored by North Dakota and South Dakota Local Swim Committee American Swim Coaches Association, Speedo and Epic SportsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles371
369Jan. 31, 2013Nathan White - Swimming CanadaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles369
370Jan. 31, 2013Nathan White - Swimming CanadaJohn Atkinson Joins Swimming CanadaSwimming Canada is pleased to announce the hiring of John Atkinson as its new Director of High Performance.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles370
352Nov. 29, 2012Manta Swim ClubPrairie Winter Invitational Live ResultsThe Live Results for the Prairie Winter Invitational can be found at: Full ArticleNewsArticles352
353Nov. 29, 2012Records Chair - John SchwandtBison 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 EtobicokeRead Full ArticleNewsArticles353
351Nov. 28, 2012Bison SportsDillon 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles351
354Nov. 28, 2012Ashley Prest, Winnipeg Free PressStrokes of geniusBison swimmer setting records, winning races, winning awardsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles354
350Nov. 26, 2012Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles350
349Nov. 15, 2012Swimming CanadaJunior 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles349
348Nov. 06, 2012Swim Manitoba10 & Under Invitational Meet CANCELLEDDue to low participation, the 10 & Under Invitational meet hosted by the Manta Swim Club is CANCELLEDRead Full ArticleNewsArticles348
347Oct. 31, 2012Swimming CanadaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles347
346Oct. 29, 2012Swim ManitobaSwim 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 inconvenienceRead Full ArticleNewsArticles346
345Oct. 23, 2012Swimming CanadaChantal 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles345
334Oct. 18, 2012Swim ManitobaONLY 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 individRead Full ArticleNewsArticles334
344Oct. 18, 2012Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Annual Awards BanquetThe Swim Manitoba Awards Banquet will be held on Sunday November 25th, at the Victoria InnRead Full ArticleNewsArticles344
342Oct. 17, 2012Swimming CanadaOlympic & 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles342
343Oct. 17, 2012Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles343
340Oct. 16, 2012Swim ManitobaProspects West Dates ConfirmedThe 2013 Prospects West Camp will be in Kamloops BC, April 18-21, 2013Read Full ArticleNewsArticles340
341Oct. 16, 2012Swim ManitobaPara Swimming Time Standards - ManSaskThe new ManSask Para Swimming Time Standards have now been postedRead Full ArticleNewsArticles341
339Oct. 11, 2012Swim ManitobaManitoba Swimmers to Receive Sport Canada FundingChantal Vanlandeghem and Breanne Siwicki have been selected by Swimming Canada to receive Sport Canada carding support.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles339
338Oct. 05, 2012Darin MumaSwimming 101 Scheduled for Dec 14-16New Swimming 101 course scheduled for Winnipeg at the Cindy Klassen Recreation Centre Dec 14-16, 2012Read Full ArticleNewsArticles338
337Oct. 04, 2012Staff Writer - Winnipeg Free PressMore 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles337
336Sep. 25, 2012Swim ManitobaMember 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles336
335Sep. 24, 2012Records Chair - John SchwandtFrom the Records RoomPeople sometimes wonder which are the oldest, longest-standing but still-current entries in the Swim Manitoba Records BookRead Full ArticleNewsArticles335
333Sep. 20, 2012Swim ManitobaRevised Time Standards now OnlineThe revised time standards for Junior Provincials and ManSask have now been posted online.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles333
332Sep. 11, 2012Swim ManitobaKaren 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles332
330Sep. 10, 2012Swim ManitobaSiwicki 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles330
331Sep. 10, 2012Lauren Parsons, Metro WinnipegLegally 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles331
328Sep. 02, 2012Canadian PressManitoba'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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles328
329Aug. 30, 2012Swimming CanadaSiwicki 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:Read Full ArticleNewsArticles329
326Aug. 08, 2012Swimming Canada4 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles326
324Jul. 25, 2012Ian GrunewaldA 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles324
325Jul. 25, 2012Swim ManitobaMeet Schedule and MB Team Schedule Now PostedThe 2012-2013 Meet Schedule and the 2012-2013 Manitoba Team Schedule have now been postedRead Full ArticleNewsArticles325
323Jul. 24, 2012Ian GrunewaldA 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles323
321Jul. 23, 2012Swim ManitobaVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles321
322Jul. 23, 2012Swim ManitobaMacDonald 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles322
318Jul. 22, 2012Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles318
319Jul. 22, 2012Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles319
320Jul. 22, 2012Swim ManitobaSchmidt 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles320
315Jul. 21, 2012Swim ManitobaGreat 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles315
316Jul. 21, 2012Swimming CanadaChantal 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 competitionRead Full ArticleNewsArticles316
317Jul. 21, 2012Swimming CanadaThree 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 ChampionshipsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles317
314Jul. 20, 2012Swim ManitobaSiwicki 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 secondsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles314
313Jul. 18, 2012Swimming CanadaCanada’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles313
312Jul. 13, 2012Nicole ParentYour 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles312
311Jul. 10, 2012John Schwandt - SNM RecordsFour Provincial Records at Man-Sask. ChampsTwo Manitoba swimmers set four Provincial Records at Man-Sask. Championships last weekend in Regina.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles311
308Jul. 09, 2012Swimming CanadaCHEER 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?Read Full ArticleNewsArticles308
309Jul. 09, 2012Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles309
310Jul. 09, 2012Swim ManitobaCan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles310
307Jul. 06, 2012Swim ManitobaMan-Sask Live ResultsMan-Sask LCM 2012 live resultsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles307
304Jul. 04, 2012Avi Saper - Wpg Free PressHuge 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles304
305Jul. 04, 2012Swim ManitobaSwim-Natation Manitoba 2012-2013 Meet ScheduleThe 2012-2013 Meet ScheduleRead Full ArticleNewsArticles305
306Jul. 04, 2012Swim ManitobaOfficials 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles306
302Jun. 20, 2012Swim Manitoba3 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles302
303Jun. 20, 2012Sport ManitobaTeam 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles303
301Jun. 18, 2012Swim ManitobaAnother 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles301
300Jun. 16, 2012Swim ManitobaCanada 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, BrazilRead Full ArticleNewsArticles300
299Jun. 14, 2012Swim ManitobaSwimming 101 CourseSwim Manitoba is hosting Fundamentals Coach Training Course (swimming 101) September 28-30, 2012 at the Cindy Klassen Rec Centre.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles299
297Jun. 06, 2012Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles297
298Jun. 06, 2012Swim ManitobaOfficials Needed - 2012 Speedo Para-Swimming Can Am ChampionshipSwim Manitoba will be hosting the 2012 Speedo Para-Swimming Can Am Championships, July 20-22, 2012.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles298
296Jun. 04, 2012Swimming CanadaRhea 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles296
294May. 28, 2012Darin MumaTeam 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles294
295May. 28, 2012Swim ManitobaWeekend Wrap UpA Manitoba swimmer has set another Provincial Record and three other athletes have become Senior National qualifiers for the first time.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles295
293May. 27, 2012Swim ManitobaOsborn 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles293
292May. 26, 2012Darin MumaTwo 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles292
291May. 25, 2012Darin MumaThe 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles291
289May. 07, 2012Karen Williams -MCPSA Head CoachMCPSA 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles289
288May. 04, 2012CBC SportsSports 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles288
287May. 01, 2012Swim ManitobaVanLandeghem 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 ChampionsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles287
286Apr. 10, 2012Swim ManitobaSwimming 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 or contact the Swim Manitoba office.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles286
285Apr. 05, 2012Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles285
284Apr. 04, 2012Swim ManitobaCall 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles284
283Apr. 02, 2012Darin MumaSchmidt 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles283
282Mar. 29, 2012Swim ManitobaWinnipeg’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles282
281Mar. 23, 2012Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles281
279Mar. 22, 2012Swimming CanadaTrials 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles279
280Mar. 21, 2012Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles280
278Feb. 27, 2012University of Manitoba Bisons SwimmingFour 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 MontrealRead Full ArticleNewsArticles278
277Feb. 19, 2012Winnipeg Sun - Jim BenderWinnipegger 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles277
275Feb. 18, 2012Swimming CanadaVanLandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles275
276Feb. 18, 2012Swim Manitoba9 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles276
274Feb. 17, 2012Swimming CanadaLocal 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles274
273Feb. 14, 2012Swimming CanadaHometown 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles273
272Feb. 10, 2012Swim Manitoba2012 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles272
271Feb. 07, 2012Dr. Russell Field, University of ManitobaMen 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 SwimRead Full ArticleNewsArticles271
270Feb. 02, 2012University of ManitobaOcon 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles270
268Jan. 30, 2012Winnipeg Free Press - Ashley PrestChantal 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles268
269Jan. 30, 2012Swim Manitoba2012 ManSask SC Open Championships - Official and Volunteer Sign Up & InfoInterested in volunteering/officiating at the 2012 ManSask SC Open Championship?Read Full ArticleNewsArticles269
267Jan. 27, 2012Swim ManitobaJunior and 10 & Under Provincial Championships -Officials & Volunteer Sign UpInterested in volunteering/officiating at the 2012 Junior and 10 & Under Short Course Provincial Championship?Read Full ArticleNewsArticles267
266Jan. 20, 2012Swim ManitobaPara Swim Camp a Huge SuccessSwim Manitoba hosted its first ever Para Swimming Development Camp last weekend at Bonivital Pool and Pan Am Pool.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles266
265Jan. 16, 2012Swimming CanadaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles265
264Jan. 13, 2012CCES2012 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles264
263Jan. 12, 2012Swimming CanadaOnline 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 officiatingRead Full ArticleNewsArticles263
262Jan. 09, 2012Swimming CanadaCanadian 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 PassesRead Full ArticleNewsArticles262
261Dec. 19, 2011St. James Seals Swim ClubThank you letter from the St. James SealsThank you to all who participated in this years "Swim for a Cure" Christmas Invitational Swim Meet.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles261
260Dec. 16, 2011Swim ManitobaProspects West selection Now PostedThe Prospects West Selection document has now been posted.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles260
259Dec. 13, 2011Manta Swim ClubSiwicki CTV Sports Star of The WeekBreanne Siwicki is the latest CTV Sports Star of the Week.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles259
257Dec. 07, 2011Swim ManitobaOfficials 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles257
258Dec. 07, 2011Winnipeg Free Press - Staff WriterFinalists 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles258
255Dec. 06, 2011Swim ManitobaRequest 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles255
256Dec. 06, 2011MCPSA SwimmingMacDonald 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”.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles256
253Dec. 05, 2011Swimming CanadaRussell 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles253
254Dec. 05, 2011Swim Manitoba8 Records Broken at PWI - UPDATED8 Provincial Records were broken at the Prairie Winter Invitational this past weekend.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles254
252Dec. 02, 2011Swimming CanadaTwo 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles252
250Dec. 01, 2011Swimming CanadaA 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles250
251Dec. 01, 2011CSCTACSCTA 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles251
248Nov. 22, 2011Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity (CAAWS)WISE (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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles248
249Nov. 21, 2011Swimming CanadaYoung 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles249
247Nov. 16, 2011Swimming CanadaMicah 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles247
246Nov. 09, 2011Swimming CanadaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles246
245Nov. 08, 2011Swim ManitobaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles245
244Oct. 21, 2011CanSwimCANSwim Movement launches exciting Donor programCANSwim Movement launches exciting Donor program Donate to a movement aimed to significantly reducing incidents of child drowning in CanadaRead Full ArticleNewsArticles244
243Oct. 20, 2011Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Annual Awards Banquet WinnersCongratulations to all of the award winners for the 2010-2011 swim season!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles243
242Oct. 16, 2011Swim Manitoba / Swimming CanadaVanlandeghem, 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles242
241Oct. 05, 2011Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles241
240Sep. 22, 2011Swim ManitobaNew 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles240
239Sep. 20, 2011Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles239
238Sep. 15, 2011Swim Natation ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles238
237Aug. 21, 2011Swimming Canada14 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles237
235Aug. 20, 2011Winnipeg Free PressVan Landeghem swims to BronzeLIMA, Peru -- Brittany MacLean led Canada to its most productive day at the 2011 FINA world junior swimming championships.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles235
236Aug. 20, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaMore 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles236
233Aug. 19, 2011Swimming CanadaWinnipeg’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles233
234Aug. 19, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles234
232Aug. 18, 2011Swimming CanadaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles232
230Aug. 17, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaAshleigh 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles230
231Aug. 17, 2011Swimming CanadaVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles231
229Aug. 16, 2011Swimming CanadaCanada 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...Read Full ArticleNewsArticles229
228Aug. 15, 2011Winnipeg Free PressMasters 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles228
225Aug. 14, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaNine 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles225
226Aug. 14, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaRhea 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles226
227Aug. 14, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaSchmidt Fifth in 100 BreaststrokeRhea Schmidt was fifth in S12-13 100 Breaststroke on the final night of Para Pan Pacific Championships in Edmonton.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles227
221Aug. 12, 2011Swimming CanadaSix 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles221
222Aug. 12, 2011Swim Manitoba OfficeWestern 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles222
223Aug. 12, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaSiwicki 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles223
224Aug. 12, 2011Swimming CanadaAlberta’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles224
220Aug. 11, 2011Swimming CanadaSchmidt 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles220
219Aug. 10, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaSchmidt 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles219
217Aug. 05, 2011Swim ManitobaNorth American Challenge Cup Results - Day 1The North American Challenge Cup kicked off yesterday in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles217
218Aug. 05, 2011Swim ManitobaDay 2 Results-North American Challenge CupManitoba brings back 7 medals on the second day of the North American Challenge Cup.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles218
216Aug. 02, 2011John SchwandtNine 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles216
214Jul. 31, 2011Martin Richard, Swimming CanadaVanlandeghem 14th in Semi-final at WorldsChantal Vanlandeghem was 14th in her semi-final swim today, at World Champs in Shanghai, China.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles214
215Jul. 31, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaDay 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles215
212Jul. 30, 2011With files from Martin RichardVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles212
213Jul. 30, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaDay 4 Results from CAGCs in MontrealThere were three medals and two provincial records for Manitoba swimmers tonight in Montreal.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles213
210Jul. 29, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaDay 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles210
211Jul. 29, 2011Swim-Natation ManitobaResults 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles211
208Jul. 28, 2011Files from John Schwandt and Martin RichardVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles208
209Jul. 28, 2011Swim ManitobaDay 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles209
207Jul. 26, 2011Swim ManitobaUpdated Items for Meet ManagersDocuments for sanctioning swim meets have been updated! Please read through our Meet Manager section carefully when applying for meet sanctioning.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles207
203Jul. 24, 2011Swim ManitobaVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles203
204Jul. 24, 2011Swim ManitobaResults 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles204
205Jul. 24, 2011Swim ManitobaDay 4 Finals Results: Summer National ChampionshipsHere are the Manitoba results from the final night of competition at the 2011 Summer National Championships.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles205
201Jul. 23, 2011Swim ManitobaDay 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 .Read Full ArticleNewsArticles201
202Jul. 23, 2011Swim ManitobaResults 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles202
198Jul. 22, 2011Swim ManitobaSummer Nationals – Day 1 ResultsSummer Nationals kicked off Thursday July 21, 2011 in Pointe Claire, Quebec with tons of fast swimming by Manitoba athletes.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles198
199Jul. 22, 2011Swim ManitobaSummer 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles199
200Jul. 22, 2011Swim ManitobaDay 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...Read Full ArticleNewsArticles200
197Jul. 19, 2011Swim ManitobaKraft 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles197
195Jul. 18, 2011Allan Bisson - Winnipeg Free PressVan Landeghem goes with the flowPool phenom unfazed by U.S. offers, world meets By: Allan Besson Posted: 07/15/2011 1:00 AMRead Full ArticleNewsArticles195
196Jul. 18, 2011Allan Bisson - Winnipeg Free PressCan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles196
192Jul. 13, 2011Swim Manitoba7 MB Records Broken at ManSask - UPDATED7 Manitoba records were broken this past weekend at the 2011 LC ManSask Open Championships.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles192
193Jul. 13, 2011Swim Manitoba2011 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles193
194Jul. 13, 2011Swim ManitobaManitoba Teams Selection CriteriaCheck out the document below to find the final selection criteria for the Manitoba tier 1, 2 and 3 teams.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles194
191Jul. 11, 2011Winnipeg Free Press Online - Allan BissonYoung 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 ThursdayRead Full ArticleNewsArticles191
189Jul. 08, 2011Swim ManitobaRecord Broken on Day 1 of ManSaskKelsey Wog (UMAN) broke a 33 yr old record last night in the 200 IMRead Full ArticleNewsArticles189
190Jul. 08, 2011Swim ManitobaJoin Us On Facebook and Twitter!Swim Manitoba is now on Facebook. and Twitter @Swim_ManitobaRead Full ArticleNewsArticles190
188Jul. 07, 2011Swim ManitobaManSask 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles188
186Jul. 04, 2011Winnipeg Free Press/Swim ManitobaCanada 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles186
187Jul. 04, 2011Swim ManitobaREGISTER 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles187
185Jun. 29, 2011Swim ManitobaSimon 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles185
184Jun. 16, 2011Martin RichardRichard 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles184
182Jun. 15, 2011Swim ManitobaSwimming 201 Course: August 27 - 29Swim Manitoba and Swim Saskatchewan are pairing up to offer the Swimming 201 course in Yorkton, Saskatchewan August 27 - 29.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles182
183Jun. 15, 2011Swim ManitobaThe Sport Medicine Centre is Now Open!Sport Manitoba is happy to announce that the Sport Medicine Centre is now open and booking appointments.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles183
181Jun. 14, 2011Darin Muma - Executive DirectorMAN/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)Read Full ArticleNewsArticles181
180Jun. 13, 2011Martin Richard - Communications Director Swimming CanadaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles180
178Jun. 10, 2011Swim ManitobaJunior 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles178
179Jun. 10, 2011Swim ManitobaJunior Provincial Live Results!For the 2011 Junior & 10 and Under Long Course Provincials Live Results, please go to Full ArticleNewsArticles179
177Jun. 08, 2011Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles177
176Jun. 07, 2011Norm CarriereA 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles176
173Jun. 06, 2011Swim ManitobaSwim-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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles173
174Jun. 06, 2011Swim Manitoba OfficeSwim-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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles174
175Jun. 06, 2011Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles175
172Jun. 03, 2011CBCCBC Sports Day in CanadaBe a part of the action and start planning how you will celebrate Saturday, September 17, 2011!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles172
169Jun. 01, 2011Canadian Red CrossWater 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles169
171May. 25, 2011Swim ManitobaUpdated Tier Team ListsSwim Manitoba has updated the Tier 1, Tier 2 and Tier 3 (previously the Next Ripple Team) list.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles171
170May. 24, 2011Swimming Canada2011 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles170
168May. 19, 2011University of Manitoba - Sports Biomechanics LaboratoryCoaches 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles168
165May. 18, 2011John Schwandt, Records Chair6 Provincial Records Broken at Charlotte Grand Prix6 records were broken this past weekend at the Charlotte UltraSwim US Grand Prix in Charlotte, North Carolina.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles165
166May. 18, 2011Swim Manitoba OfficeCanadian 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles166
167May. 18, 2011Swim Manitoba OfficeUpdated 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles167
164May. 14, 2011Swim ManitobaVanLandeghem Breaks National Age Group RecordChantal VanLandeghem broke the National Age Group Record (and Provincial Record) in the 50m Free today with a time of 25.37Read Full ArticleNewsArticles164
163May. 12, 2011Tom Hainey, Head CoachSiwicki 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles163
162May. 09, 2011Swim Manitoba OfficeThree 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles162
161May. 05, 2011Karen Williams -MCPSA Head CoachMacDonald 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles161
160Apr. 28, 2011Sport ManitobaSport 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles160
159Apr. 27, 2011Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles159
155Apr. 21, 2011Winnipeg Free Press - Staff WritierMarlins' Meier sets 3 club recordsAT just 12, Simon Meier of the Manitoba Marlins is among Manitoba's top up-and-coming swimmers.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles155
156Apr. 21, 2011Province of ManitobaProvince 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles156
157Apr. 21, 2011Swim Manitoba5 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles157
158Apr. 21, 2011Pierre Lafontaine, CEO and National Head Coach - Swimming CanadaCarded 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles158
154Apr. 20, 2011University of Manitoba Bisons SwimmingBison Swimmers Named to SNC TeamsCONGRATULATIONS to Kelsey, Mackenzie, Rhea and BraedenRead Full ArticleNewsArticles154
150Apr. 18, 2011Swim ManitobaSWIM MANITOBA OFFICE CLOSED APRIL 18The Swim Manitoba office will be closed Monday April 18th and re-opening Tuesday April 19th at 10:00am.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles150
153Apr. 14, 2011Karen WilliamsMcDonald 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles153
151Apr. 12, 2011Swim ManitobaProspects 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles151
149Apr. 11, 2011Bison SportsBraeden Taylor selected as the 2010-11 Bison Sports Male Athlete of the YearAnother successful season has come to a completion for the Manitoba Bisons.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles149
148Apr. 08, 2011Swim ManitobaCan Am Championships - Live ResultsLive Results for the 2011 Can Am in Minneapolis can be found here : Full ArticleNewsArticles148
145Apr. 04, 2011University of Manitoba Bisons SwimmingOfficials ClinicThe University of Manitoba Bisons Swim Team will be holding two Officials Clinics.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles145
146Apr. 04, 2011Winnipeg Free Press - Adam WaznyVan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles146
147Apr. 03, 2011Swimming CanadaVan 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles147
144Apr. 01, 2011Swim Manitoba2011 World Trials - Day 2 ResultsFor more information on the 2011 World Trials, please visit Full ArticleNewsArticles144
142Mar. 31, 2011Swim Manitoba2011 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles142
141Mar. 30, 2011Swim Manitoba6 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles141
143Mar. 29, 2011Swimming CanadaSwimming Canada launches New Digital Media PlatformSwimming Canada is pleased to announce the release of a its new online Digital Media Platform, a one stop digital download for Canadian swimming content.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles143
121Mar. 28, 2011Executive CommitteeCall 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles121
140Mar. 28, 2011Swim ManitobaProspect 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles140
139Mar. 24, 2011Nicole ParentManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles139
138Mar. 18, 2011Saskatoon GoldfinsManSask 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles138
136Mar. 14, 2011Julia Wilknson2011 Future Stars Swimming CampFuture Stars Swimming Camps provide young athetes with the unique opportunity to learn from and interact with Canadian Olympians.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles136
137Mar. 14, 2011Government of ManitobaSELINGER ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION FOR COMMUNITY CENTRES AND TEAMS'First Sports' Program Applications Available NowRead Full ArticleNewsArticles137
135Mar. 07, 2011Swimming CanadaErica 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles135
133Mar. 04, 2011Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles133
134Mar. 04, 2011Swimming CanadaTwo 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles134
132Mar. 02, 2011staffBrandon hosts Junior Provincials this weekendThe Brandon Bluefins host the short course Junior Provincial and 10&under Championships this weekend at the Canada Games Sportsplex.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles132
131Feb. 23, 2011John Schwandt and staff18 new provincial records setManitoba swimmers set records in 12 individual events and 6 relays at the Speedo Western Canadian Championships this past weekend.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles131
129Feb. 20, 2011staffGold 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles129
130Feb. 20, 2011staffNine medals on final day of WesternsThe final day of the Speedo Western Canadian Championships in Kamloops was a good one for Manitobans.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles130
128Feb. 19, 2011staffMore medals for Manitoba at WesternsManitoba swimmers had 7 podium finishes on the second day of the Speedo Western Canadian Championships in Kamloops.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles128
124Feb. 18, 2011Canadian Sport Centre - ManitobaSports and Arts ProgramThe Canadian Sport Centre Manitoba is accepting applications for the Sports and Arts Program: Fall and Winter 2011-2012.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles124
127Feb. 18, 2011staffManitobans make finals on day 2 at WesternsEight women and four men earned second swims at the Speedo Western Canadian Swim Championship in Kamloops.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles127
123Feb. 17, 2011staff3 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles123
125Feb. 17, 2011staffSiwicki breaks 36 yr old provincial record!Pending official confirmation, Breanne Sawicki of Manta swam a new provincial record at Westerns in Kamloops on Thursday.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles125
119Feb. 01, 2011Winnipeg Free PressOn 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..Read Full ArticleNewsArticles119
120Feb. 01, 2011Winnipeg Free Press Online - Allan BissonIgnorance 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 aRead Full ArticleNewsArticles120
118Jan. 25, 2011Tourism Winnipeg/Swim ManitobaTourism 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles118
117Jan. 19, 2011Swim ManitobaProspects 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles117
115Jan. 16, 2011Swimming CanadaWinnipeg'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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles115
116Jan. 15, 2011Swimming CanadaFour 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles116
114Jan. 11, 2011Pierre Lafontaine, CEO and National Head Coach - Swimming CanadaSpecial 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles114
113Jan. 10, 2011Swimming CanadaCanada 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles113
112Jan. 08, 2011Swimming CanadaCanadian 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles112
111Jan. 05, 2011Swimming Canada2011 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles111
110Dec. 21, 2010Karen Williams -MCPSA Head CoachExcellent 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles110
108Dec. 09, 2010Allan Bisson - Winnipeg Free PressHerd ace on top of his gameTaylor No.1 ranked breaststroker in CISRead Full ArticleNewsArticles108
109Dec. 09, 2010Swim ManitobaRegistration now open for Swimming 101 ClinicRegistration for the Swimming 101 clinic is now open. To register, please visit : For more information, please contact the Swim Manitoba office.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles109
107Dec. 08, 2010Swim Manitob6 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles107
106Dec. 07, 2010Winnipeg Free Press Online - Allan BissonPWI 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles106
105Nov. 17, 2010Swim ManitobaUpcoming 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 CourseRead Full ArticleNewsArticles105
104Nov. 09, 2010Swim ManitobaVanLandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles104
103Oct. 20, 2010Swim ManitobaWestern 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles103
102Oct. 07, 2010Selkirk Dolphins Swim ClubSelkirk 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 collectedRead Full ArticleNewsArticles102
100Sep. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaSwim 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 SwimmingRead Full ArticleNewsArticles100
101Sep. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles101
99Aug. 31, 2010Swimming CanadaCanada 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles99
98Aug. 25, 2010Swim ManitobaMeet Sanction Documents UpdatedSwim Manitoba has updated their meet sanction application documents. Please reveiw these prior to applying for meets.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles98
97Aug. 23, 2010Swim Manitoba OfficeSummer 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles97
96Aug. 12, 2010Darin MumaFlin 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles96
95Aug. 09, 2010Swim Manitoba4 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles95
94Jul. 30, 2010Swim Manitoba OfficeNationals: Day 2Chantal Vanlandeghem, Breanne Siwicki and Jessica Plant lead Manitoba into Finals at Senior Nationals Thursday evening.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles94
92Jul. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaNext 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles92
93Jul. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaTough 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles93
91Jul. 28, 2010Swim Manitoba16 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles91
90Jul. 25, 2010Swim ManitobaManitoba’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles90
89Jul. 24, 2010Swim ManitobaManitoba’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles89
88Jul. 23, 2010Swim ManitobaManitoba’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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles88
87Jul. 22, 2010Swim ManitobaManitobans 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles87
86Jul. 21, 2010Swim ManitobaEleven 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles86
85Jul. 20, 2010Swimming CanadaWinnipeg 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles85
84Jul. 13, 2010Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles84
83Jul. 09, 2010Saskatoon GoldfinsLC Man/Sask ChampionshipsLC Man/Sask Championships live results can now be viewed at Full ArticleNewsArticles83
80Jun. 30, 2010Swim ManitobaFUND 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles80
81Jun. 30, 2010Swim ManitobaTeam 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles81
82Jun. 30, 2010Swim ManitobaHELP 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles82
79Jun. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaHELP 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles79
78Jun. 28, 2010Swim ManitobaMore Officials Clinics Offered!Four more officials clinics are being offered on July 14 and 17th at the Pan Am Pool.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles78
77Jun. 23, 2010Swim Manitoba2010/2011 Meet Calendar now available!The 2010 meet calendar is now available under the "events" heading of the website.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles77
76Jun. 22, 2010Swim ManitobaCome 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!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles76
75Jun. 07, 2010Swim Manitoba2010-2011 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles75
74Jun. 06, 2010Manitoba MarlinsManitoba 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 SwRead Full ArticleNewsArticles74
73Jun. 02, 2010Swim ManitobaCHANGE 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.caRead Full ArticleNewsArticles73
70Jun. 01, 2010Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Announces Nominees for 2010/2011 Board of DirectorsSwim/Natation Manitoba has announced the 11 nominees for the 2010/2011 Board of Directors.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles70
72May. 27, 2010Swim ManitobaClerk 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles72
71May. 25, 2010Swim ManitobaOfficials 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles71
69Apr. 19, 2010Swim ManitobaOfficials clinics plannedSwim Manitoba, in association with the Manitoba Marlins, is hosting two Officials clinics.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles69
66Apr. 15, 2010Winnipeg Free PressGala 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles66
67Apr. 15, 2010Swim ManitobaProvince 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles67
68Apr. 15, 2010Swim ManitobaManitobans named to ID teamSwimming Canada selects four Manitoba swimmers to a national ID teamRead Full ArticleNewsArticles68
65Apr. 12, 2010Swim ManitobaCoach 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 HaineyRead Full ArticleNewsArticles65
63Mar. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaSwim/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).Read Full ArticleNewsArticles63
64Mar. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaMacDonald 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles64
62Mar. 24, 2010Swim ManitobaMan/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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles62
61Mar. 12, 2010Cathie PickerlSpecial 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles61
60Mar. 05, 2010Swim ManitobaOpen 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles60
59Feb. 26, 2010Swim ManitobaSwimming 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles59
58Feb. 25, 2010Swim ManitobaManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles58
56Feb. 22, 2010Swim ManitobaPickerl 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles56
57Feb. 20, 2010Swim ManitobaFour 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles57
55Feb. 04, 2010Swim ManitobaMacDonald 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles55
54Jan. 30, 2010Swim Manitoba2010 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 .Read Full ArticleNewsArticles54
53Jan. 29, 2010Swim ManitobaSwim/Natation Manitoba announces Partnership with CanadInnsSwim/Natatin Manitoba is pleased to announce a new partnership with CanadaInns and Radisson Winnipeg.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles53
52Jan. 28, 2010Swim ManitobaProspects 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles52
51Jan. 14, 2010Swim ManitobaSwim Manitoba Proposed BylawsSwim Manitoba is now accepting comments on the proposed Bylaw changes.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles51
50Jan. 08, 2010Swim ManitobaVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles50
49Jan. 05, 2010Swim ManitobaCall 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.netRead Full ArticleNewsArticles49
48Dec. 03, 2009Swim ManitobaPrairie 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles48
47Nov. 25, 2009Swim ManitobaSWIM 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles47
46Nov. 19, 2009Swim ManitobaManitobans race strong at US Grand Prix16 swimmers representing Manitoba attended the 1st of 8 US Grand Prix events in Minniapolis Nov.13-15.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles46
45Oct. 08, 2009Swim Manitoba5 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles45
44Oct. 05, 2009Swim Manitoba2009-2010 Sport Manitoba Athlete AssistanceApplications for the 2009-2010 Athlete Assistance are now being acceptedRead Full ArticleNewsArticles44
43Sep. 24, 2009Swim Manitoba2009-2010 National Time StandardsThe 2009-2010 National Time Standards have been posted! To view them, please go to Full ArticleNewsArticles43
42Sep. 21, 2009Swim ManitobaNorm 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles42
40Sep. 17, 2009SNMFina 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles40
41Sep. 17, 2009Swim ManitobaPierre 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles41
39Aug. 28, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeMore 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles39
38Aug. 27, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles38
37Aug. 26, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles37
35Aug. 24, 2009SNM OfficeCanada Summer Games 2009Visit: to see the live results!Read Full ArticleNewsArticles35
36Aug. 24, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeDaniel 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles36
34Aug. 20, 2009Swim Manitoba Office6 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles34
32Aug. 18, 2009Swim Manitoba Office09/10 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles32
33Aug. 18, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeRegistration Package 2009The Registration Package for the 2009 season can be found under "SWIM COMMUNITY" at the form/download link.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles33
31Aug. 17, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeMorrison & 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles31
30Aug. 12, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeMitchell 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles30
29Aug. 10, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeManitoba 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles29
28Aug. 08, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeSwimmers 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles28
27Aug. 06, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeVanlandeghem 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles27
25Aug. 05, 2009John Leonard"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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles25
26Aug. 05, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeMacDonald, 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles26
24Jul. 20, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeAsselin 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles24
23Jul. 10, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeAnother Fast Day of Swimming in MontrealManitoba swimmers prove their worth this week in Montreal at the senior national World Championship Trials.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles23
22Jul. 09, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeChantal 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles22
21Jul. 08, 2009Swim ManitobaSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles21
20Jun. 24, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficePress 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles20
14Jun. 18, 2009Swim Manitoba OfficeJunior Provincial Live ResultsClick on the Link to view up to date results from Juniour Provincial as they happen! Full ArticleNewsArticles14
13Jun. 04, 2009SwimManitoba OfficePress 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles13
12May. 25, 2009SNM OfficePress 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles12
9May. 09, 2009SNMFirst Annual Shaw Swim Relay ChallengeManta Kids Helping KidsRead Full ArticleNewsArticles9
11May. 06, 2009OfficeSwim 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.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles11
7May. 04, 2009SNMGames Team AnnouncedTwelve male and 12 female swimmers have been selected to compete for Manitoba at the Canada Games in Prince Edward Island in August.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles7
10May. 01, 2009SNMSNM Welcomes New Executive DirectorDarin Muma brings a wealth of experienceRead Full ArticleNewsArticles10
5Mar. 31, 2009KASNM launches new web siteSwim Natation Manitoba officially launches it's re-designed web site.Read Full ArticleNewsArticles5