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Notice to Members of the Bahamas Swimming Federation

4/6/2017 11:13:17 PM

There will be advised that in accordance with a resolution passed at the Special General Meeting (Voting) on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, and the Resolution of the Council of the Bahamas Swimming Federation passed on March 12, 2017,  a Special General Meeting is being held on  Tuesday, April 11, 2017, between  6:00pm and 8:00pm in the Conference Room (adjacent to the female bathrooms), at the Betty Kelly Kenning Aquatic Center.

The purpose of the meeting is to vote on the proposed Constitutional Changes submitted by the Constitutional Review Committee and the proposed Rule Changes submitted by members of the BSF. This is the only Agenda item for this meeting and members are encouraged to read and review the proposed changes in order that they may cast their votes at this Special Meeting.

We remain at your disposal to provide specific feedback on any item included herein that may require any further clarification.

Attached at the proposed Constitutional Changes and Rule Changes for your review. 

The Bahamas Swimming Federation thanks that Special  Constitutional Review Commission, comprising, Ian Fernander, Nancy Knowles, Carol Misewicz, Neville Wilchcombe, and Lynne Fraino.  Tonya Bastian-Galanis and Zarina Fitzgerald have agreed to serve on this committee going forward.

          Constitution Rule Changes                           Proposed Constitutional Changes


C.C.C.A.N 2010 Summons
11/1/2010 3:39:00 PM
THE CCCAN SUMMONS ALL ITS AFFILIATED COUNTRIES, COLOMBIA, SURINAM, AND VENEZUELA OF THE SOUTH AMERICAN CONFEDERATION AND GUADELOUPE AND MARTINIQUE OF THE FRENCH SWIMMING FEDERATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CENTRAL AMERICAN AND CARIBBEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS MENTIONED ABOVE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE FOLLOWING:
The “Fédération Internationale de Natation” (FINA) hereby notifies and invites all affiliated Federations to participate in the 14th FINA World Championships on the following basis:
Swift Open Water 5K Swim
10/9/2010 3:48:00 PM
On a beautiful October Saturday Swift hosted its second open water swim at the Old Fort Bay beach with over 50 swimmers competing in either a 5 kilometer or 1.6 kilometer race. The top three finishes in each age group on either of the two courses were awarded beautiful “Sand Dollar” gold, silver, and bronze medals that were made by Susan Morley.
FINA Officials List
10/6/2010 5:11:00 PM
To carry competitions in the best possible way, FINA can count on Officials for its five aquatic disciplines. Officials are referees, starters, judges, coaches, managers, trainers, chaperons, etc.
Abaco 5K Open Water Swim
10/2/2010 10:19:00 PM
MARSH HARBOUR, Abaco -- Crowds of excited swimming fans gathered on the shore at Crossing Rocks on Saturday, October 2nd, for the popular Abaco open-water 5K swim.
At the XIII FINA World Masters Championships 2010 in Sweden July 27th to August 7th Swift Swimming was represented by Percy Knowles, Andy Knowles, and Nancy Knowles in three different age groups, 80-84, 55-59, and 50-54 respectively. Considered the biggest swim meet in the world with 6,700 athletes this year’s World Championships had lots of competition, and reinforced the values of friendship,
RECORDS UPDATED
7/31/2010 10:31:00 PM
Bahamian and Nationals Records Updated
We have the pleasure to forward to you this correspondence relating to the athletes’ participation in SWIMMING competitions at the 14th FINA World Championships to be held in Shanghai (CHN) on 16th-31st July 2011.
WADA Launchs Coach True
7/1/2010 8:35:00 AM
WADA Launchs Coach True
OS Technical Course for Coaches
6/30/2010 8:37:00 AM
The Bahamas Swimming Federation respectfully requests that the dates for the technical Course for Coaches 2010 be scheduled from September 24th to 4th October 2010.
April 15th, 2017 9:00am EST