Posts tagged "press release"

Posted: June 10, 2020 at 4:13 pm

Canada has thousands of kilometers of shoreline, spanning both coasts as well as the many lakes, rivers, and other swimming spots inland. It’s no wonder Canada is home to so many world-class waterfront destinations. In early 2020, Swim Drink Fish, the nonprofit behind the Swim Guide initiative, became the National Operator of the Blue Flag …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: June 9, 2020 at 10:57 am

French version to followBlue Flags awarded to 29 beaches and nine marinas in Canada this year, announces Swim Drink Fish June 9, 2020 Toronto, Ont. – Twenty-nine beaches and nine marinas have earned the prestigious Blue Flag Canada certification this year. Blue Flag is an international award given to beaches and marinas that meet high environmental, …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: November 12, 2018 at 3:29 pm

Swim Guide protecting public health and clean water with launch of first open data standard for recreational water quality thanks to CIRA’s Community Investment Program. TORONTO, November 13, 2018 – Swim Guide, the world’s leading beach information service, is pleased to announce the release of its open data standard for the automated exchange of recreational …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: May 31, 2018 at 8:55 am

May 31, 2018 – TORONTO – Swim season has arrived in Ontario, and by June, water quality monitoring will be underway at many public beaches. The recreational water quality monitoring alerts the public about water contamination and many Ontarians rely on it to decide whether to swim. Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care recently …

 
Posted: February 21, 2018 at 9:31 am

Swim Guide ensures you’ll have the information you need for a great day at the beach. TORONTO, February 2018 — Beach goers can access even better beach and water quality information, including service in 3 languages, with the launch of Swim Guide’s third version of its Android app: Swim Guide 3.3 With nearly 2 million …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: December 7, 2017 at 12:04 pm

For Immediate Release Pulse Energy is returning for the fourth time as the Swim Guide sponsor for New Zealand. The most current recreational water quality information for over 700 New Zealand swimming spots is accessible from the Swim Guide smartphone app and website thanks to Pulse Energy, a community owned electricity and gas retailer. In …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: June 27, 2017 at 3:27 pm

– French and Spanish versions follow – Heading to the beach this holiday weekend? Beach goers can access even better beach and water quality information, including service in 3 languages, with the launch of Swim Guide’s 3rd version of the iOS app: Swim Guide 3.1.With over a million users to date, Swim Guide 3.1 is …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: June 6, 2017 at 11:50 pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE(June 6, 2017 — Toronto) — Swim Guide, the most helpful beach information service on the web, today announced its newest sponsor: IDEXX Laboratories, the global leader in water microbiology testing. We are excited to count IDEXX as part of a community that supports swimmable water. Swim Guide is a program of Swim …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: March 31, 2017 at 4:19 pm

Swim Guide is thrilled to announce our new sponsor, Ace Hill Beer, helping ensure you have access to current water quality for over 7,000 beaches (March 31, 2017 — Toronto) — Swim Guide, the most helpful beach information service on the web, is thrilled to present our new sponsor: Ace Hill Beer. Ace Hill Beer’s …

 
, Director of Swimmable Water Programs
Posted: September 16, 2016 at 8:44 am

Swim Guide announces partnerships with PortsToronto and Audiobooks at the end of Swim Guide’s most successful summer to dateLabour Day weekend marked the end of water quality monitoring season for most beaches across Canada and in the northern US states. 2016 was Swim Guide’s most successful summer to date. Following the launch of the newest …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: July 27, 2016 at 8:30 am

Heading to the beach this weekend? The free Swim Guide app can help you find the best beaches: www.theswimguide.org. The Swim Guide app and Swim Guide website (www.theswimguide.org) provides the most up to date water quality information for over 7,000 beaches across Canada, the USA, Mexico and New Zealand. In addition, it shows you which …

 
, Swim Guide Editor
Posted: December 29, 2015 at 2:29 pm

December 2, 2015 – Toronto, Ontario – Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River beach water quality met government standards 76.5% of the time in 2015, says a new report from Swim Guide (www.theswimguide.org). This is an improvement over 2014, when water quality met standards 72.5% of the summer. The results come from Swim Guide, the …

 
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