Entries by Meredith Thompson-Edwards

Message from the President

On April 25th 2015 The Orillia Sports Council held their inaugural Orillia Sports Hall of Fame Gala at Hawk Ridge Golf and Country Club. I was fortunate enough to be present at the event when our very own Elaine Thompson was inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame in the Builder category. It was a […]

Darda’s Message

  Former member of Canada’s Paraplympic National Team Darda Sales spoke to Channel Cats swimmers tonight.     Her message to swimmers was loud and clear:  How are you going to bounce back from failure?  That is what people will remember-not that you failed but how you were able to bounce back. Her message to […]

Info for Development Meet this Sunday

Hello all, just a reminder about a few items regarding the development meet this Sunday. Location:   Bracebridge Sportsplex                     110 Clearbrook Trail                      Bracebridge ON Warm up time: 8:00 am, meet starts at 9:00 am PLEASE HAVE YOUR SWIMMERS THERE AT 7:45 INORDER TO LOOSEN UP WITH THE TEAM ON DECK AND FOR THE COACHES […]

April 28 Guest Motivational Speaker

On Tuesday April 28th Darda Sales will be giving a motivational speech to Channel Cats swimmers and parents at the Orillia Geneva Bingo Hall, 6:00 pm.       A brief bio is below.   Coach Meredith first met Darda when she attended Georgian College for a season taking the Post Graduate Therapeutic Recreation Program. […]