News Archive for April, 2010

Head Coach Robert (Rob) Novak

Posted by roger on April 22nd, 2010 under Coaching  •  Comments Off on Head Coach Robert (Rob) Novak

Robert Novak is in his 4th year with EOMAC. His extensive swimming experience and easy-going demeanor make his swimmers feel at ease while training. Rob is originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba. He started competitive swimming at 12 years of age for the Winnipeg Wave Swim Club. He qualified for the Provincial Championships in 1994, and was ranked top […]

Coach Julieta (Juli) Petrone

Posted by roger on April 22nd, 2010 under Coaching  •  Comments Off on Coach Julieta (Juli) Petrone

Juli started swimming competitively at the age of 9. At the age of 10 through 12 she placed top 3 at the Argentinean age group nationals, wining the 400 free and the 100 free and placing second in the 200 back and 50 free. She joined the Etobicoke swim club at the age of 12 […]

Olympic pool status

Posted by roger on April 22nd, 2010 under Uncategorized  •  Comments Off on Olympic pool status

As of April 22, the water temperature in the Olympic pool is still hovering around 70 Fahrenheit. The pool will be used for a swim meet this coming weekend and normal schedules should be in place starting Monday April 26th. Full repairs to the pool bubbler system are still scheduled to take place from August […]

Warmup for the Worlds

Posted by roger on April 22nd, 2010 under Meets  •  Comments Off on Warmup for the Worlds

EOMAC is hosting a long course meet on the morning of Sunday June 27th to be followed by a barbeque on the patio. The timing is perfect for those swimmers heading to the World Championships in Sweden, and will be the last chance for those club members who have not fulfilled their meet requirements for […]

Summer Barbeque

Posted by roger on April 22nd, 2010 under Socials  •  Comments Off on Summer Barbeque

The EOMAC summer barbeque will be held on Sunday June 13th after the swim practice. Bud and Graciela Seawright will again be hosting this event at their home. The annual club awards will be presented at the barbeque. Details will be posted when available.

Bowling Night

Posted by roger on April 22nd, 2010 under Socials  •  Comments Off on Bowling Night

Friday May 7th is EOMAC’s bowling night. Bowling will be after our practice at 8:30pm. The location is Planet Bowling, 5555 Eglinton Avenue West, just west of Centennial Park. Let Al Cox know if you are coming (al.cox@rogers.com) and how many people will be bowling.

Million Metre Challenge – August

Posted by roger on April 12th, 2010 under Million Metre Challenge  •  Comments Off on Million Metre Challenge – August

August was a good ‘summer month’, 4 swimmers in the top twenty and 50 members logging their metres. EOMAC retained first place amongst all Masters swim clubs in Canada with 1.625 million metres and Westmount Y was second with 1.430 million metres, with no other club above 1 million metres. Our logging leaders were Cindy […]

Heart and Stroke swim

Posted by roger on April 4th, 2010 under Meets  •  Comments Off on Heart and Stroke swim

Congratulations to the 30 participants who swam a gruelling long course 1500m on Sunday, March 28th.  Charlie Lane, Anna Togias and Bud Seawright each broke 800m and 1500m club records and John Calnan of Trillium Y Masters broke the mens 30-34 Canadian record.  Special thanks to Steve Goodwin for all his efforts running the swim.  Together […]