News Archive

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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2nd MSO Symposium October 28, 2018 – McMaster University Pool

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Join us for a two hour in-pool swim clinic followed by a Key Note address by Tera van Beilen Member of the 2012 Canadian Olympic team (London) Gold and silver medalist – 2010 Youth Olympic Games (Singapore)   Agenda 9:30 a.m. – Registration 10:00 a.m. – noon – Pool Skills session 12:30 – 1:00 p.m….

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Updated Program and Registration Q&As

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August 13, 2018 These Updated Q&As provided additional information following MSO’s June 18, 2018 Notice to Clubs and Swimmers regarding 2018-2019 Fees. Q: What does independent of both MSC and SO mean? As of September 1, 2017 MSO is no longer a provincial member of Master Swimming Canada (MSC). MSC decided to severe its long…

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Notice to Clubs and Swimmers – 2018-2019 MSO Fees

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June 18, 2018 As we head into the summer this notice provides a short recap of a successful 2017-2018 season and important information to help clubs prepare for 2018-2019.   2017-2018 RECAP MSO has had a very successful 2017-2018 season, receiving wide support from masters swimmers and clubs.  Our core values continue to be the…

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News in Brief – Records and Rankings Update

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Masters Swimming Records and Rankings in Canada MSO is pleased to have received permission from Christian Berger to provide direct access to his Berger Records and Rankings from the MSO website.  More importantly, the Berger “fastest Canadian swims” will now be reported in the MSO database, not as “national records” but as Berger Records. Most…

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2018 Provincials Update – Entry deadline March 16th

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February 24, 2018 Meet Entries via the MSO Registration System To enter Provincials swimmers must sign into the MSO Registration system at https://ms.mastersswimmingontario.ca/web/logon/memberLogon.php. Your email address is your userID. If you are not sure what email has been entered, please ask your Club Registrar or the MSO Registrar at MSOReg@MastersSwimmingOntario.ca An “initial password” is required…

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News in Brief – MEGAmetre Tracker / Update on Provincials 2018

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January 9, 2018 Happy New Year! After an adventurous fall and a quiet holiday season, clubs and swimmers are back in the water pursuing their fitness and swimming goals. MSO continues to build programs to service our membership.  Just a few days ago MSO welcomed its newest club, a small group of triathletes wishing to…

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2017-12-20 MSO Developing a Distance Tracking Function

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December 20, 2017 In the Q&As attached to our August 17, 2017 Notice, MSO stated that it would look at developing a tracking tool similar to the Million Metre Challenge and allow participants to transfer their metres from other system. This work has been accelerated. On December 8, 2017 without prior notice, MSC placed all…

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New Board of Directors

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Master Swimming Ontario held its Annual General Meeting on November 19, 2017. The draft minutes will be posted in the coming weeks. Your new Board of Directors for 2017-2018 is as follows: President: Brigitte Zirger Vice-President: Jake Nesovic Secretary: Andrea Smith Treasurer: Beth Carey Competition Chair: Mike Sweny Director at Large: Sue Weir In September…

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