AGT and Provincials LC – Coach’s Report

We had a successful swim meet in Calgary at the 2013 Age Group Trials LC. We had 11 swimmers who qualified and four of them where rookies. We brought back seven medals, 3 gold & 4 silver, and nine club records were broken.

Josh swam 100% personal best times and the biggest drop went to Sean in his 800 free dropping an impressive 99.04 seconds. Sean was also the top 12 year old male in the 100 free and 200 breast.

Medals:

Avi – 1st 200 back & 2nd 100 back.

Emiko – 1st in 100 free, 2nd in 200 & 400 free

Avery – 1st in 400 free and 2nd in 800 free

New club Records:

Avi (10&U): 100 back, 200 back, 50 fly

Emiko (10&U): 100, 200 & 400 free

Avery (11-12): 800 Free

Nick (15&O): 800m free

200 free relay 12&U girls:  Avery, Avi, Emiko & Maja.

Seven swimmers travelled to Edmonton for the 2013 Speedo Alberta Age Group & Senior Champs LC. It was a great experience for the parents and the five rookies. Everyone swam well with five new club records and the team finished 3rd of 14 teams in the small team category.

Emma swam five best times and broke 30 seconds in her 50 free.

Neo swam five personal best times. He made three finals and won the B final in the 100 back. Neo is 11th in the province in the 1500 Free, 400 IM & 100 back. He made the biggest drop in his 400 IM taking off 46.10 seconds.

Avi had a busy weekend, racing a total of 12 races. She made finals for the first time in three events and her best finish was 8th in the 50 back.

Emiko had some great races and came so close to making some finals. Her best finish was 9th in the 400 free.

Avery also had a great weekend improving five races and her best finish was 16th in the 800 free.

The girls 10&U, in the 200 free relay finished 5th in the province and set a new club record. The relay team members were Avi, Emiko, Aydan and Emily.