News and Announcements
Ogopogo Team Apparel
Ogopogo team apparel can be ordered from the urStore at any time.
The usStore has a great selection of Hoodies, t-shirts, pant, shorts, hats and more that are available in a both youth and adult sizes. Items can customize with the swimmers name, best event or year.
The Ogopogo Summer Swim Club is now accepting new registrations for our winter season (September to April).
See the REGISTRATION tab or all the information.
Registration closes September 14, 2021
Priority registration for returning swimmers will open on Wednesday August 18th
New swimmers registration will open Saturday August 21st
UPDATE June 17, 2021
Information regarding the Return to Competition during Phase 2 of the BC Reopening Plan has been updated in the newsletter. Additional information is coming THIS week from ViaSport. Please keep an eye on their website and ours for this information.
The latest edition of the Wavelength newsletter is now available.
Inside you will find information about the Provincial Restart Plan and how it affects swimming and other sports, how to apply for scholarships and bursaries, coaching tips & tricks, virtual competition details and dates, news from the Board, and of course the latest on #CelebrateBCSSA2021.
Copies have been emailed to Regional Directors and affiliated clubs today. It will be emailed to our general email list on Thursday morning.
Or you can download your copy at the bottom of this announcement.
Questions? Contact BCSSA office at email@example.com
The document June_2021_Newsletter-Updated.pdf was attached to this post.
We are thankful that many of our summer swimmers are back in the pools.
We are thankful for our 63 years as the BC Summer Swimming Association.
We are thankful for all of the BCSSA volunteers, parents, athletes, supporters and sponsors who have contributed to BCSSA’s history.
We want to celebrate BC Summer Swimming this summer and we want to hear from you!
Submit a short video to social media using the hashtag #CelebrateBCSSA2021. Invite your friends, club members, and family to “Watch”, “Like”, and “Share” your videos. The videos with the highest combined total across all specified social media platforms of “Views”, “Likes” and “Shares” will be determined the winner.
Deadlines & Dates
Videos must be posted & publicly viewable by 4 PM PDT on 15 July 2021.
Winners will be announced by 31 July 2021.
Win Cash Prizes
Each Region will award the following prizes:
1st Place: $300
2nd Place: $200
3rd Place: $100
(A total maximum of 8 X 1st place, 8 X 2nd place, and 8 X 3rd place prizes will be awarded)
Note: There must be a minimum of 15 unique entries from your region to qualify for the prize money. **
Earn the title of “BCSSA 2021 Provincial Celebration Champion” as well as CASH PRIZES for you AND your BCSSA Club!
1st Place: $300 for individual, $300 to their BCSSA home club
2nd Place: $200 for individual, $200 to their BCSSA home club
3rd Place: $100 for individual, $100 to their BCSSA home club
For more information & complete contest rules visit www.bcsummerswimming.com
The document CelebrateBCSSA2021__1_.pdf was attached to this post.