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Award Ceremony Tickets

award ceremony picture

Dear Swimmers and Parents,

Please be reminded to reserve/purchase your dinner tickets for the Awards Night (May 27). Early reservation would be much appreciated to facilitate our catering reservation. You can approach one of us at the ES Canteen from 2:15 to 3:15 pm from M-F. (Christie Jeffries, Lorna Gonzales and Pia Miralao)


Swimmers Free

Parents Siblings 250 pesos.


If you have Prize Donations for the raffle, please contact Coach Andy.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Christie Jeffries, Lorna Gonzales and Pia Miralao
Sailfish Parent Volunteers

Parent Volunteers


Currently we have  a core group of 5 parents who regularly come to our Parent Meeting and volunteer to organize all our extra Sailfish Events, like the Swimathon, the Aquathon, the End of Year Awards Ceremony, they need more help.

Next Meeting is on Wednesday the 14th of April 8:45am start, please meet in the elementary school cafeteria.

Volunteer Parents
Volunteer Parents



Today we have a pool party, you can bring a friend, but please let coach Andy know so we can order enough pizza.
NO COST, just come and have fun.

Elementary School finishes at 3:30

Middle and High School finishes at 5:00.

End of Year Awards


5:30pm Thursday May 27th

Location – Little Theater

Swimmers – Free

Parents – 100 Pesos

Awards to be given out:

  • Mr/Ms Sailfish
  • Age Group Champions
  • Age Group Most Improved
  • School Swimming Record Certificates



We are requesting donations, gift certificates for a raffle to be held on the night.




Saturday 13th March

Presenting the Annual ISM Aquathon 2010

This is a Sailfish Swim Club Event, for all ISM and British School Manila (BSM) students, Parents and Teachers.   An Aquathon is a continuous race that combines running and swimming.  The race starts with a run, followed by a swim, and finishes with another run.  Four different races are scheduled.  Three individual races and one relay race.    Participants are encouraged to enter the individual race then combined with another person and compete in the relay race as well.  Please note, there is no extra cost for entering the relay!

The relay race is to be raced with two people, one as the designated runner and the other as the swimmer.  The runner runs the first running leg, the swimmer swims the swim leg, and the runner runs the second run leg.

RACE 1 – MS Grades 7-8 – all High School and Adults – Start Time 8:00am

  • Individual Event
  • Run 600m Swim 400m Run 1400m
  • Age Groups 13/14, 15-18, Adult

RACE 2 – ES Grades 3-4/MS Grades 5-6 – Start Time 8:30am

  • Individual Event
  • Run 300m Swim 300m Run 700m
  • Age Groups Under 8, 9/10, 11/12

RACE 3 – ES Grades 1-2 – Start Time 9:00am

  • Individual Event
  • Run 150m Swim 200m Run 300m
  • Age Groups 8 & Under

RACE 4 – Relay – Adult/Student, Adults/Adult, ISM Versus British School Teachers. – Start 9:30am

  • Relay Event (2 people), One Runner, One Swimmer
  • Run 600m Swim 800m Run 1400m
  • Relay Divisions – Parent/Child, Adult/Adult, Student/Student, Teacher/Teacher

DOWN LOAD –  ISM AQUATHON 2010 – Information/Entry Form

Sailfish News



Today we had the Sailfish parent meeting, and we discussed:

ISM Fall Swim Meet

  • Juniors are to meet at the pool at 7:10am
  • Seniors meet at the pool at 11:30am
  • The club is going to run a bake sale, please bring along something to contribute to sell. Parents are requested to help man the booth.


  • has been moved to the 5th of December,
  • Pledge forms have been sent home with the swimmers, and a copy has been e-mailed. 
  • Parents or an Adult Guardian is required at the event to count each swimmers laps. 
  • We also need parents to assist with the registration process, please email coach Andy Astfalck, if you are able to help.


  • December 1s for Elementary and Middle School Swimmers
  • Starts at 3:30 finishes at 6:00pm
  • Cost 200 Pesos each.  Club will be subsidysing event
  • Bring your swim suit and clothing for bowling.

December Club Champ Meet

  • Date has been changed to December 14th.

Questions?  E-mail Coach Andy astfalcka@ismanila.org