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2019-2020 Registration Open – MSO Concussion Awareness

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Click here for PDF It is time to register for the 2019-2020 season Clubs received their Start Up information in mid-August.  If your club president has changed or you have not yet received your club Start Up email, please contact the MSO Registrar. It is also time for independent swimmer with TOMS to renew their…

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A Letter from Canadian Independent Masters Swimming

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CLICK HERE FOR PDF Version June 25, 2019 Dear Canadian Masters Swimmers, Masters swimming has grown over the past 40 years through the efforts of dedicated masters volunteers. We once had an organization running the business of masters swimming, bringing together all provinces, clubs and swimmers. It was an organization in which we took great…

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Une lettre du Maîtres-nageurs indépendants du Canada

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La version PDF Le 25 juin 2019 Chers maîtres-nageurs canadiens, La natation des maîtres a grandi au cours des 40 dernières années grâce au dévouement de ses bénévoles. Durant cette période, nous avions une organisation qui gérait les activités de la natation des maîtres, réunissant toutes les provinces, tous les clubs, toutes les nageuses et tous…

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Preparations for 2019 Season & Update on Recent Swim Canada Letters

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  CLICK HERE for PDF Version   June 19, 2019 MSO is preparing for the 2019-2020 season.  Registration will open in early August with an affiliation email to all club presidents. If your club executive has changed since August 2018, please update the information in the MSO system to ensure that the launch is properly…

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Crossroads for Masters Swimming – Open Letter – Dave Wilkin – Past Pres., MSC

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Click here for PDF   Crossroads for Masters Swimming An Open Letter from Dave Wilkin, Past President, Masters Swimming Canada   June 10, 2019 The May 29th Swimming Canada (SC) & Swim Ontario letter has landed like a bombshell, catching masters swimmers and MSC alike by complete surprise. MSC’s response was sobering, clearly indicating their…

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RELAYS at 2019 FINA World Masters Championships – Gwangju, Korea

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Click here for PDF version   June 4, 2019   2019 FINA World Masters Championships will be in Gwangju, Korea, with swimming events from August 12 to 18, 2019.   The registration deadline is June 24th (and requires you to take a few steps, such as providing a “passport” photo for accreditation).   John McIntyre, Downtown…

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Summer 2019 Update & New 2019-2020 Fees

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Click here for PDF version  May 30, 2019   To: MSO Clubs and Swimmers After this notice was drafted, MSO received many enquiries about the meaning of a May 29th letter from Swim Canada/Swim Ontario.  There is no impact on MSO or its operations.  For over 40 years, MSO has lead and supported masters swimming. MSO…

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Notice of Annual General Meeting – Call for Nominations

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  Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Masters Swimming Ontario (MSO) shall be held   Sunday, December 9, 2018 Approximately 1:00 p.m. following the 3rd Red vs Blue Swim Meet – Nepean   Hall E – Nepean Sportsplex 1701 Woodroffe Ave. Nepean, Ontario K2G 1W2   The AGM shall be…

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Early Season News – Meets, AGM and New Program!

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October 25, 2018                                        Click here for PDF Version To date we have welcomed close to 2,000 swimmers and 49 clubs to MSO. Some clubs are still getting organized but our registration continues to track ahead of this…

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Important Fall Update for Clubs October 16, 2018

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  Topics in this update – Click here for full PDF version Fall Meets nearing registration deadlines October 28th MSO Swim Clinic with former Olympian Tera van Beilen – Hamilton November 11th Fast and Furious Meet – Guelph Save the Date – MSO Annual General Meeting December 9th following the Red vs Blue Swim Meet…

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