Sailfish News Vol. 6

Hi Team,

Job well done to our Sailfish swimmers for doing the Bonifacio Cup. results have been posted. Please check back on the post last week.

FALL MEET – Please make sure you sign up for the fall meet. Here are the list of swimmers who have already signed up  list for fall meet. If you have signed up twice, its okay we will take the most current one. Also, if you would like to change your events, you may sign up again.  Form will close on Friday November 2, 2018.

Aquathon :

ISM Aquathon I – Sat 24th November 2018

Presenting the first leg of two ISM Aquathons (Run – Swim – Run). For those new to this great event, we are raising money for our designated ChildHope charity and Sailfish activities.

As always we are timing this event, however, the main aim of the day will be to have fun and encourage all participants in something a little different. It is a great way to get active and involved with your kids, siblings and students.

Please note if you are nervous about either running or swimming, team up with a runner or swimmer and join the relay category in Race 4.

Open to all ISM Student/Faculty/Staff/Parent Community along with BSM , MJS, AIS, Brent, NAIS and other schools

RACE 1 – 8:00am Start

  • 13/14 yrs  15-18yrs Adult
  • Run 1km – Swim 400m (16 lengths) – Run 1.9km

RACE 2 – 8:30am Start

  • 9/10yrs and 11/12yrs
  • Run 800m – Swim 300m (12 lengths) – Run 1.6km

RACE 3 – 9:15am Start

  • Under 8yrs
  • Run 600m – Swim 200m (8 Lengths) – Run 1km

RACE 4 – 9:45am Start

  • Relay – 2 or 3 people and Individual
  • Run 1km – Swim 800m (32 Lengths) –  Run 2.2km

Awards Ceremony – 11:00am

Entry Fee – 300 pesos per race on race day check in.

Aquathon Sign up form

Sailfish News Vol. 5

Hi Team,

Huge congratulations to all swimmers who participated and raced the first leg of Bonifacio Cup last Wednesday. Results here. We have noticed that a lot of swimmers are not wearing the Green Sailfish Swim cap. Caps and suits are available at the Bearcat Den. Swimmers must be in green swim caps for racing.

The second leg of Bonifacio cup will be a bit longer as we have longer events. Please expect time of finish to be around 5:45-6pm.  Kindly check the Boni Cup leg 2 list and confirm thru email if you will be able to join. We need confirmation by Monday October 8 please.

ISM FALL MEET Will be on November 10, 2018. You may sign up here. Please read details carefully.  All 10 yrs. old and below will be racing in the morning.  11 and over will be racing in the afternoon.

That’s all for now. Have a nice weekend!

Sailfish news vol. 4

Hi Team,

Please note that there will still be training tomorrow for those who are not doing the Bonifacio Cup. Coach Cheryl will be in school for those who will be training. There will be NO land training for Squads 7 and 8, you may swim instead.

Bonifacio Cup leg 2 will be at BSM on October 16 – participants list will be out soon.

NO MS training Thursday October 4 and Friday October 5 this is MS CWW.

There will be no MS training during the week of October 22-26, this is to give way for HS Varsity swimming try outs.


For Season 2.  To give pool space for the Varsity team, New training schedule from November 5-February 1, 2019. During this time, MS swimmers training requirement will be 1 training session a week. Below are the options.

Squad 5 Monday and Wednesday

Squad 6  Wednesday and Friday

Squad 7 Tuesday, Wednesday afternoon and Thursday

Please let us know if you have any questions.


Sailfish News Vol. 3

Hi Team,
Unfortunately Brent Meet has been cancelled due to the Typhoon.
Our next event will be Time Trials on Tuesday September 18, 2018. Please check Time trials list  If you have registered. If you have not registered and want to join please sign up here , we will close the form on Monday September 17th.
Whats coming up?
Bonifacio cup
This is a triangular swim meet between ISM, MJS and BSM. It is held on weekday evenings and so there is a strict limit of participants we can enter. Please note this is the only event of the year where teams are selected. We pick swimmers based on their fastest times on current records. MS and HS swimmers also need to meet their attendance requirement – MS 2x a week / HS 3x a week.
If you have any questions, please email Coach Chapman or Coach Hazel.
Bonifacio cup dates :
October 3 leg 1 at MJS
October 16 leg 2 at BSM
October 19 leg 3 at ISM
Thats all for now. Have a good weekend!

Sailfish News Vol. 2

Hi Sailfish Family,

Please check the BRENT Entry names here, If you do not see your name and would like to join, register here.  Note that there is a training requirement to be eligible to join MS 2x a week, HS 3x a week.

Sailfish Parent meeting will be on Friday Sep 7, 2018 7:30am – 8:30am at the AMR Hall. We will be discussing more about Sailfish events, training, and procedures. We hope to see you there!

September 18 2nd Time trials – sign up here

Calling Parents once again to help us time for our time trials on September 18, 2018. Please fill in this form if you will be able to help.

Have a good weekend!

ISM Sailfish and Varsity Swimming