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Edmonton Eskimos players

visit Holy Redeemer IN MOTIONIN MOTION

by Ana Manning experiences, and educate Teacher and media
them in a simpler way correspondent for the
T h r e e E d m o n t o n about the importance of a school, Danielle Unger, Top tips for purchasing
Eskimos players Ryan healthy active lifestyle.” said, “Bringing activities
King, Grant Shaw, and Running back, Calvin and healthiness to
Calvin McCarty were McCarty, said, “The s t u d e n t s i s v e r y
welcomed with high vibe around the school is important, not just for a pre-owned vehicle
The deadline
The deadline anticipation at Holy great. We play a kid's physical health but for
Redeemer Junior High
sport. It's a game. We're
mental health as well.
for ads is School on February 26. still lucky to have an The students are really
for ads is
enjoying the health
opportunity to play so I
The special visit is part
Tuesday at 5pm IN M of the school's Health feel like they might classes. They are starting
Tuesday at 5pm
to feel personally
Day to try to promote
identify with that. Like
responsible for their
activities and healthy
when I was a kid I
prior to living. wanted to play football. Health Days, and as a
prior to
It's a young person's
All three players were
result they are starting to
Monday’s very enthusiastic about sport so being energetic f e e l p e r s o n a l l y
and interactive with kids
their visit to the school
responsible for their own
and happy to be part of is what we do. It's health and wellbeing.
publication. promoting active living natural, not forced, and Edson Home Care
and nutrition. Long it's exciting to see all generously donated two
snapper Eskimo, Ryan those kids' faces smiling wheelchairs for the day.
King, said, “We are out and answering all their The school is so grateful
here today partnered questions. We were for their support.”
with 'NSTEP' to put out sitting in their seats not King said, “It's a good Edmonton Eskimos players pose for a picture in front of the school's banner
positive messages to the too long ago, and group of kids out here
kids about healthy eating sometimes I look at them and the teachers are very during their visit to HRH's first official “Health Day”. From left to right are
and active lifestyles and and think –what would I welcoming. Students are punter #11 Grant Shaw, long snapper #53 Ryan King, and running back #31
to hang out at school want to know if I was very interactive with us, Calvin McCarty. Photo Ana Manning
with the kids for the sitting in those seats? I polite, and respectful.
day.” try to go from there, so if They listen very well.”
Eskimo punter, Grant they have any questions Previously health
Shaw, said, “We are or need someone to talk classes were held for of six full Health Days
trying to relate to the kids to, we try to help out students every other day that are focused on
by telling them more whenever we can and it's during a 40 minute various parts of the
a b o u t o u r l i f e a great privilege.” block, but now it consists student's wellbeing.
Edson Orcas busy with provincial short course meets
submitted finals. and 200 IM's.Robinson her goals for short course
In the ten and under age had her biggest drop in season.
The Edson Orcas have group Addy Tessier and time in her 200 breast
been very busy with the Zoe Schwitz were our with nine seconds. She
provincial short course qualifiers and both had made finals in her 50
Bill Velichko’s
meets where our athletes meets to remember. Each breast and placed fifth. Bill Velichko’s
have trained very hard to girl made at least one The boys that attended
do there best. On final and in all seven of were Thomas Pennings
80th Birthday
February 19 and 20 Leah there swims took off and Elias Tobin and not 80th Birthday
Desautels attended huge time. Tessier made to be outdone by the girls
Westerns which is the finals twice in her 50 free s w a m v e r y w e l l .
best swimmers from and 50 fly and finished Pennings saw drops in Celebration!
Manitoba to the West fourth in both events. every swim and made
C o a s t . D e s a u t e l s Coach Fossheim was finals in his 50 back
qualified for this meet as extremely pleased with where he placed sixth.
a thirteen year old racing her 200 free as she took Tobin had a strong 100
up against 15 year olds. off nine seconds from IM,200 IM and 400 free
She swam her best her previous best. where he finished in the
strokes 50 and 100 Schwitz in her 200 free ribbons but truly amazed
b a c k s t r o k e a n d also took off huge time coach Fossheim in his
i m p r o v e d o n h e r with a whopping twenty 100 back. Not noted for
placings on each of her two seconds from her his backstroke he took
swims. previous best. Schwitz his 100 back and walked Saturday, March 28 at 6 pm
off thirteen seconds in
The weekend of also was amazing in her
February 27 through to 100 breast as she took off away with the bronze
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