No Practice on Thanksgiving – Monday, October 14, 2019

The AC will be closed on Thanksgiving, Monday, October 14, 2019, and there will be no Monday morning practice.

Practice on Sunday, October 13, 2019, will run as usual.

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No Practice Sunday, September 29

Due to a water polo meet practice this Sunday, September 29, 2019 is cancelled.

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Fall/Winter Term 2019/2020

The 2019/2020 Fall/Winter term has started today. As of yesterday the club is sold out for full registration (5 practices per week), but there is still space available in the Thursday Only option. Please see the details here.

There is a change to the practice schedule from previous years – due to a student-program the Friday evening practice had to be moved to the later 8:30 – 10:30 time slot for the entire term. Full schedule:

  • Sunday mornings 10 – noon, 50m pool.
  • Monday mornings 7:30 9 AM, 50m pool.
  • Wednesday mornings 7:30 – 9 AM, 50m pool.
  • Thursday evenings 9 – 11 PM, 50m pool.
  • Friday evenings 8:30 – 10:30 PM, 25yd pool.

Practices are cancelled on the following dates (as of today):

  • Sunday September 29 – Varsity Blues Water Polo – Fall Classic.
  • Monday October 14 – Thanksgiving, AC closed.
  • Sunday November 24 – Varsity Blues Swim – OUA Meet.
  • Sunday January 19 – Varsity Blues Swim – U of T Invitational.
  • Sunday Feb 16 – water polo rental event.
  • Monday February 17 – Family Day, AC closed.
  • Sunday April 5 – water polo rental event.
  • Friday April 10 – Good Friday, AC closed.
  • Sunday April 26 – swim meet rental event.

The Fall term ends with the practice on Friday, December 20, followed by a two week Holiday break. The Winter term starts on Sunday, January 5 and ends on Friday, May 1, 2020.

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Fall/Winter 2019/2020 – Updated

The current summer term ends with the practice this coming Sunday, August 18, 2019. There will be no practices for the three following weeks due to facilities maintenance. Practices are set to resume for the Fall/Winter term on Monday, September 9, 2019. You must be registered for the full year or re-register for the Fall/Winter term in order to continue swimming with us.

The following options will be available in the Fall/Winter term:

  • Full registration (5 practices per week) Fall/Winter (September 8, 2019 – May 1, 2020): $ 310 ($289 for students).
  • Thursday evening ONLY Fall term (September 12 – December 19, 2019): $54 ($49 for students).
  • Thursday evening ONLY Fall/Winter (September 12, 2019 – April 30, 2020): $86 ($77 for students).
  • Thursday evening ONLY Winter term (January 9 – April 30, 2020): $62 ($56 for students).

There is a change to the practice schedule from previous years – due to a student-program the Friday evening practice had to be moved to the later 8:30 – 10:30 time slot for the entire term. Full schedule:

  • Sunday mornings 10 – noon, 50m pool.
  • Monday mornings 7:30 9 AM, 50m pool.
  • Wednesday mornings 7:30 – 9 AM, 50m pool.
  • Thursday evenings 9 – 11 PM, 50m pool.
  • Friday evenings 8:30 – 10:30 PM, 25yd pool.

Practices are cancelled on the following dates (as of today):

  • Sunday September 29 – Varsity Blues Water Polo – Fall Classic.
  • Monday October 14 – Thanksgiving, AC closed.
  • Sunday November 24 – Varsity Blues Swim – OUA Meet.
  • Sunday January 19 – Varsity Blues Swim – U of T Invitational.
  • Sunday Feb 16 – water polo rental event.
  • Monday February 17 – Family Day, AC closed.
  • Sunday April 5 – water polo rental event.
  • Friday April 10 – Good Friday, AC closed.
  • Sunday April 26 – swim meet rental event.

The Fall term ends with the practice on Friday, December 20, followed by a two week Holiday break. The Winter term starts on Sunday, January 5 and ends on Friday, May 1, 2020.

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Swimming during the Break – August 19 through September 7

Drop-in swims will be held at the AC during this time frame and the anticipated schedule until September 1 was posted here. This week the 50m-pool is closed for maintenance and all swims will be in the Benson Pool, next week maintenance will shift to the Benson Pool and all swims will be held in the 50m-pool.

On Monday, September 2, the AC will be closed for Labour Day and no drop-in swims are held on that day.

Also open daily until Labour Day, Monday September 2,  is the D.D. Summerville outdoor pool at 1867 Lakeshore Blvd E (Lakeshore and Woodbine), operated by the City of Toronto. This pool is quite popular with Masters Swimmers and the schedule along with more information is available here. Information for all City of Toronto outdoor pools is available here. Most of them are open only until Sunday, September 1 though, with Summerville and a few others being exceptions.

For the time between Labour Day and the restart of practice in the Fall term on September 8, the rec swim schedule will be posted by the AC here once it’s available.

 

 

 

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Civic Holiday Weekend – Practice Cancellations

The Athletic Centre will be closed the entire long weekend, i.e. Saturday, August 3,  through Monday, August 5, 2019.

As a result the following practices are cancelled:

  • Sunday, August 4, 2019
  • Monday, August 5, 2019

Weather permitting on that weekend you might want to try one of the City of Toronto outdoor pools. Popular with Masters swimmers is the D.D. Summerville pool at Woodbine and Lakeshore Blvd E.

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Summer Term 2019

Our 2019 Summer Term is about to start – on Monday, June 24, 2019. It will run for exactly eight weeks, until Sunday, August 18.

We still have free spots available for the summer! The registration fee is $95 +HST for U of T students and $105 +HST for non-student members of the AC. Registration is available online at this link, or in person in the Main Office.

If you are currently swimming with TMU make sure you are either registered for the summer or for the full year in order to swim with us after June 23.

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