Date archives August 2017

2017 Canada Games Wraps Up


The 2017 Canada Games Swim Team returned to Halifax early Monday morning after spending a week in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  Twenty-six swimmers, along with 5 Coaches, 2 Managers and 1 Athlete Assisted represented Nova Scotia during the six-day competition.

Swim Nova Scotia would like to extend a big thanks to everyone who was able to make these Games a success for our Team!

Thanks to our Coaches (and to Personal Coaches as well):

Lead Coach- Lance Cansdale

Assistant Coaches- Moira Milward, Heidi Miller, Tavia Riche-Marsden, Michelle Wilson

Managers- Bette El-Hawary, Tony Liew

Athlete Assistant- Wanda Doucette

Thanks to Team Nova Scotia’s Mission Staff Liaison, Laura Pomeroy; Chef de Mission, Steve Gallant; Assistant Chef de Mission, Michelle Aucoin and the rest of Team Nova Scotia’s Mission Staff for their efficiency and superb organizational skills!

Thanks to all of the volunteers in Winnipeg for running a great event and to the Winnipeg Transit for their excellent efforts on transportation and getting our team to and from competition safely and on time!

A big thank you to all of the parents for their continued support and cooperation leading to the Games and throughout the duration of the Games!  You have raised terrific swimmers!