Cheema Alumni Homecoming Celebration & Parade of Champions
Saturday October 11, 2014
4pm followed by a boathouse dance!
Frank Garner Boathouse
Cheema Racing Club
Sponsored by McDonalds Halifax
This evening will be a celebration of Cheema’s 3rd consecutive National Club Championship and a time to honour the founders, past commodores and former coaches and the official ribbon cutting for the Frank Garner Boathouse!!
Alumni from every era will join our current members to celebrate what Cheema has done for all of us and our communitites, what a great legacy!
Join us for a Pig Roast/Rib Competition! If you enter the Rib Competition, free tickets to the event!For info on the rib off contact Gary Wager at firstname.lastname@example.org or cell 902-219-3511
The Parade of Champions will be the highlight of the day with this years’ National Champions to be honoured at 5:30 pm.
The Donor Wall will be unveiled honoring the generous donors who made it possible to build our new boathouse, named after Frank Garner, Cheema’s 1st coach and 8 time Olympian!
Following dinner and announcements there will be a dance featuring the band “Dave and the Confused” with our very own Dean Miller!
Tickets are $15 for U19 and $25 for 19 and over
Tickets are available here or through Ashley Wager at Ashley.email@example.com or cell 902-497-8894
For more information contact Brenda Fair 902-476-3130
Registration time for the new training year, October 1 to September 30, is now upon us.
Registrations made on line have the option of making payments using Paypal which will have an additional credit fee apply. The Registrar can also accept credit card payments for full dues (plus credit fee) which can only be made by presenting your credit card to the registrar. A prearranged payment time will be communicated.
Other payment options are as follows:
1) Payment in full due October 1st $1860 plus $25 CFC** = $1885
2) Monthly Postdated chqs: Oct 1st $155 + $25 CFC** = $180; thereafter $155 dated 1st of Nov through to Sept
3) Quarterly Postdated chqs: Oct 1st $465 + $25 CFC** = $490; thereafter $465 dated Jan 1st, Apr 1st and Jul 1st.
4) Full payment by paypal or credit card as noted above (monthly credit card payments are not an option as this time - sorry).
Discounts: Please refer to the registration form.
Please provide the completed registration forms and payment for October 1st.
**Note: CFC refers to Cheema's Capital Fund Contribution (CFC) fee of $25 per year applicable to each member.
Any questions, please contact the Treasurer or Registrar.
The showers held off so our summer paddlers and coaches enjoyed a fun day, Thursday July 24th at our 10th annual paddle-a-thon.
Thank you to everyone who has donated and gathered pledges, without your help this summer’s paddle-a-thon would not have been the success it has been, In the near future Cheema will have new summer program boats to put in our beautiful boat house.
You can now check out our 2014 Paddle-a-thon Sponsorship Awards here, they are also posted at the club. Thank you for your generous pledges and support, over the last 10 years.
Laurel Lea Nelson
Click here to read full Thank You letter
Cheema takes home the Championship title at Nationals!
For the third year in a row Cheema has proudly shown to the country that Cheema power is still going strong! This year our athletes and coaches traveled to Regina, Saskatchewan to race. With over 50 athletes ranging from the age of 12 to not quite senior citizen age they all proudly came home with at least one medal. Many thanks to Coach Diana and Coach Mike for their countless hours of guidance and support throughout the year!!
On the road to Rideau, National Championship 2015....let's do it!!!
The Cheema Masters would like to thank everyone for their support of the wine show in June. It was a great evening. We are still finalizing the numbers but to date almost $9000 has been raised which will be used to buy boats for Cheema. If you would like to support the club and enjoy some great wines please use the link attached to Harvest Wines and place an order. For every case sold $25 goes to Cheema.
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Cheema orders will be placed the last Monday of each month, get your orders in before that date or they automatically get ordered the following month, orders will be back in 2 weeks once Tall Ships sends in the order. Any questions about your order or sizing an item please contact or drop by Tall Ships at the address on the order form.
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Cheema Aquatic Club
1390 Cobequid Road
Waverley, Nova Scotia