Synchro Canada News: December 23rd, 2009
- Watch again Canada on CBC Win the FINA World Trophy
CBC will repeat the broadcast of the Canadian Team win the 4th FINA Synchronised Swimming World Trophy, presented in Montreal November 27-29, on Monday, January 4th, 2010 at 1:30 AM EST (check your local listings).
- Holidays schedule
Please note that Synchro Canada office will be closed from Wednesday, December 23rd, to January 1st. The office will reopen Monday, January 4th. Happy Holidays everyone!
- Chloé Isaac named Collective Athlete of the Year at the 2009 Sports-Québec Gala
Chloé Isaac from our AA National Team won the Collective Sport Athlete of the Year award at the 37th Gala Sports Québec, held Tuesday, December 22nd in Montreal. "I'm the one who won the award tonight, but all the girls deserved it. I was like the team representative. It's really a great honour for all the girls who swim with me." Montréal Synchro Club was also finalist for the Team of Club award. Congratulations! Read the press release (french only): http://www.sportcom.qc.ca/ACCUEIL/NouvellesDetails/tabid/1109/Default.aspx?ItemId=2054&alias=sportcom.qc.ca&ModuleId=739&TabId=36&PortalId=0
- Deadline for star/tier testing postponed
The following rule change has been approved by the Rules Ratification Committee effective immediately: the deadline for star/tier testing has been postponed to February 20, 2010 for the 2010 competitive season (rule 3.1.5 h.).
- Call For Interim Nominations for Synchro Canada Board
Synchro Canada is currently seeking a Board of Director to replace Monique Lupien who resigned from the board last week. We wish to thank Monique for being a long time supporter of the sport of synchronized swimming. Anyone interested in becoming involved in the sport at the National level on a Governance Policy Board please come and join our team. All nominations are to be received by the President by January 4th, 2010. For more details, please contact Synchro Canada president, Lisa Schott, by email at
- Star Manual and Star Test Sheets Available
The Star Manual changes have been made and the new manual is now available. The Star Test Sheets have also been updated and are available on the Synchro Canada website: http://www.synchro.ca/index.php?option=com_content&task=category&id=40&Itemid=34&lang=english.
Please remember that star testing from the previous quads’ tests as well as star tests from this year will be accepted for the remainder of the 2009-2010 season.
Synchro Canada thanks you all for your patience during this transition period. If you are interested in ordering a manual please contact your Provincial Synchro Representative.
If you have any questions, please contact Bryan Cook, Sport Development Manager, at 613 748-5674, x 224, or at