Killarney Invitational Results

Anthony won 3 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze.

Anthony won 3 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze.

The Riptides won 24 medals at the Killarney Short Course Invitational in Calgary, the first multi-day meet with heats and finals of the new season.

Anthony led the medal haul with 3 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze and 3 PBs

Jeremy – 2 gold with ABC standards in 50 and 100 breast. Bronze in 200 free and 6 PBs

Kiana – gold in 50 fly with a new ABC standard and 2 silver, 1 bronze and 4 PBs

Neo – gold in 200 free, 2 silver, 1 bronze and 4 new club records

Sam – 3 silver, 1 bronze and 4 PBs

Kai – bronze in 100 IM, new club records in 50 & 100 breast, and 4 PBs

Isabelle – 5 PBs and bronze in 50 breast in her first A final!

Chantal – bronze in 50 free, 3 PBs and a new club record in 50 breast.

Riley – 3 PBs and bronze in 50 back

Jamie – PBs in all 6 swims!

Ruby and Shallis – 5 PBs

Pierre and Emily – 4 PBs

Renee and Ksenia – 2 PBs

 

New records:

Boys 15&O 200 IM – Neo 2:21.44 – Jason Evans 2:24.09 (2009)

Boys 15&O 100 free – Neo 55.06 – Neo 57.06 (2015)

Boys 15&O 200 free – Neo 2:04.43 – Neo 2:05.21 (2015)

Boys 15&O 100 fly – Neo 1:01.98 – Neo 1:02.12 (2015)

Boys 10&U 50 breast – Kai 46.58 – Peter Brothers 47.96 (2006)

Boys 10&U 100 breast – Kai 1:41.89 – Anthony Brito 1:43.16 (2016)

Girls 15&O 50 breast – Chantal 38.00 – Chantal Leporin 38.92 (2016)

 

Videos from finals on YouTube:

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLYZInW3FijoXYsKI8fRpibpRPQL3PzXMj

Kiana won gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze.

Kiana won gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze.

Wacky T-Shirt – Coach’s Report

Coach AlexWe had 31 novice swimmers attend our first Jr. Circuit meet! What a turn out! We had many first time racers…Kiersten, Noam, Chase, Calvin, Cale, Rune, Gabriella, Cody and Andrian who all swam AMAZING! So impressed. Our experienced novice swimmers, all crushed multiple previous best times, and for some it was by 10 or more seconds. Unreal!

Summary of meet results:

Ella – Silver in 100 FR and silver in 50 Fly, 3 PB’s in 50 BR, 50 BK, and 50 Fly

Andrew – Silver in 100 FR, Silver in 50 BR and a PB, Gold in 50 BR and a PB and silver in 50 Fly with a PB!

Sydney S. – PB in 100 FR, PB in 50 BR, PB in 50 BK!

Natalie – Silver in 100 FR with a PB, PB in 50 BK and silver in 50 Fly with a PB!

Anjah – Bronze in 100 FR, Gold in 50 BR and Gold in 50 BK!

Chloe – PB in 100 FR, silver in 50 BR with a PB, PB in 50 BK, and bronze in 50 Fly and a PB.

Bryn – Silver in 50 BR and a PB, and Silver in 50 Fly with a PB.

Zephan – Bronze in 100 FR with a PB, Bronze in 50 BR, Bronze in 50 BK, and Silver in 50 Fly.

Keira – PB in all 4 events!

Jordan – PB in all 4 events!

Isabelle – PB in 100 FR, and 50 BK

Will – PB in 50 BR, and 50 BK!

Sydney M. – PB in 100 FR, 50 BR and 50 BK!

Ian – Gold in 100 FR, Bronze in 50 BR, Silver in 50 BK, and Gold in 50 Fly. With all PB’s!

Skye – Silver in 50 BR and Gold in 50 Fly.

Ani – Bronze in 25 FR, and all events were PB’s!

Amryn – First meet! With all PB’s

Lane – Silver in 25 BR, Gold in 25 BK, and Gold in 25 FR. All PB’s!

Rune – First meet! Gold in 25 BK, and Silver in 25 FR.

Gabriella – First meet! Awesome swims!

Alexis – Bronze in 25 BK, and Gold in 25 FR!

Keith – Gold in 25 BR, Gold in 25 BK, Silver in 25 FR and 3 PB’s!

Kiersten – Silver in 25 BK, Bronze in 25 FR!

Ruby – Silver in 25 BK, and 3 PB’s!

Calvin – 2 PB’s!

Andrian – Silver in 25 BR, Gold in 25 BK, Gold in 50 FR and gold in 25 FR. What a first meet!

Miles – Bronze in 25 FR and 2 PB’s!

Cale – Gold in 25 BK and Gold in 25 FR and 2 PB’s!

Cody – 2 PB’s!

Chase – 3 PB’s!

Noam – First meet!  Awesome swimming!

 

Canmore Pentathlon Results

Jeremy raced to first in the 100 IM and won the 11-12 boys Pentathlon.

Jeremy raced to first in the 100 IM and won the 11-12 boys Pentathlon.

Anthony, Jeremy, Chantal and Neo were crowned Pentathlon champions at the 2016 Canmore Pentathlon on the weekend. The scoring format adds up swimmers’ times from 5 events, the 100 IM and 50s of each stroke (25s for 10&U).  Swimmers with the fastest overall times win the Pentathlon for their age group.

Full scoring results for the Pentathlon are available here: https://riptides.ca/meets/canmore-pentathlon

Neo led the boys with three new club records, four gold and a silver, and PBs in all of his events. In the 50 fly, both Neo and Sam went under the old club record of 29.01, with Neo just out touching Sam for the win and the record.

Chantal led the girls winning 3 gold and a silver and she broke Coach Alex’s 50 breast record from 2008.

Anthony had PBs in all of his races and won 4 gold and a silver.

Jeremy won gold, 2 silver and 2 bronze with PBs in all of his races.

Natalie – 3 gold and 5 PBs; second in the Pentathlon

Sam – won gold, 3 silver and a bronze with 4 PBs; second in the Pentathlon

Kai – one gold, 4 silver, 4 PBs and second in the Pentathlon

Anjah – 3 silver, 2 bronze and 100% PBs; second in the Pentathlon

Bryn – 2 silver, 3 bronze and 4 PBs; third in the Pentathlon

Avi – 3 bronze and PBs in all races; third in the Pentathlon

Ian – 5 PBs and bronze in 25 fly

Zephan – 4 PBs

Pierre – bronze in 50 back and PBs in all races

Andrew – 5 PBs

Joshua and Will – 3 PBs each

Miles – 2 silver in his first meet!

Keith – 2 gold in his first meet!

Riley – 3 bronze and a silver with 3 PBs; third in the Pentathlon

Peter – bronze, 4 fourth place finishes and 4 PBs

Sydney S. – gold, bronze and 5 PBs

Emily, Chloe, Skye and Sydney M. – 4 PBs each

Ella – 5 PBs and a silver

Ruby, Isabelle, Keira and Renee – 3 PBs each

Kahlen, Josephine, Shallis, Jaime and Jordan – PBs in all races

Kiana – 2 bronze and 2 PBs; third in the Pentathlon

New records:

Boys 15&O 50 free – Neo 25.59 – Jason Evans 25.60 (2010)

Boys 15&O 50 fly – Neo 28.13 – Jason Evans 29.01 (2009)

Boys 1&O 50 back – Neo 30.04 – Neo Gleason 30.25 (2015)

Girls 15&O 50 breast – Chantal 38.92 – Alex Pasemko 39.68 (2008)

Boys 10&U 25 free – Kai 17.51 – Kai Namba 17.93 (2016)

Boys 10&U 25 breast – Kai 22.17 – Kai Namba 22.25 (2016)

Sam powered to 1st in the 50 breast in his first meet as a Riptide.

Sam powered to 1st in the 50 breast in his first meet as a Riptide.

More photos on Flickr.