Pugsley’s Plunge Results

Kai qualified for the Alberta Championships for the first time and smashed two long standing breaststroke club records at Pugsley’s Plunge in Calgary. Natalie achieved her first Alberta Champs standard in the 50 breast finishing third. She was 3rd in 50 free and dropped 18 seconds to finish 4th in 200 free.

In the 100 breast, Kai finished first and took 5 seconds off Ken Naito’s 2006 club record. In the 50 breast, he was second, eclipsing the record set by Jason Evans at Pugsley’s Plunge in 2007. He was also 2nd in 50 fly and 3rd in 100 fly.

Len – five PBs
Ryder – massive 15 second drop in 100 breast to finish 5th in the final
Ian – 2nd in 200 IM, 3rd in 400 IM, 100 fly and 100 back, PBs in every race
Andrew – 1st in 200 breast and 200 IM, PBs in all races
Ani – a big 8 second improvement in 50 fly and PBs in every race
Neo – 1st in 200 back, 2nd in 100 IM and 100 back, 3rd in 50 free and 100 fly
Chloe – 4th in 400 IM in her first attempt at the distance
Sydney M – 4 PBs and a 9 second drop in 200 free
Ruby – 5th in 800 free after a 32 second improvement
Sydney S – 3rd in 200 back and 4 PBs
Cale – made finals in 3 out of 3 events, 4th in 50 breast, PBs in all races
Rune – 5 PBs
Will – two PBs
Jade – PBs in all six races

Full results and new club records on our website: https://riptides.ca/swimmers/results

Summer Champs Results

Joanna topped the podium in the 400 and 800 free

Joanna led the Riptides with 5 medals and 3 new club records at the Alberta Summer Championships in Calgary. The club finished second among small teams.

Joanna – gold in 400 and 800 free, bronze in 100 back, 100 free and 200 free.

Jeremy – 10th in 50 breast and 12th in 200 breast with a new club record

Jaime – 8th in 50 breast, 13th in 200 breast and 15th in 100 breast

Sam – 8th in 200 fly

Kiana – 8th in 50 fly

 

New records: 

Girls 12 200 free – Joanna 2:17.38 – Emiko Osborne 2:18.01 (2015)

Girls 12 400 free – Joanna 4:50.96 – Joanna 4:52.94 (2018)

Girls 12 800 free – Joanna 10:04.20 – Joanna 10:17.06 (2018)

Girls 13 100 breast – Jaime 1:22.63 – Jaime 1:24.29 (2018)

Girls 13 200 breast – Jamie 2:59.67 – Jaime 3:05.12 (2018)

Girls 13 50 fly – Kiana 31.42 – Kiana 31.44 (2018)

Boys 14 200 breast – Jeremy 2:43.65 – Jason Evans 2:44.72 (2009)

 

Alberta Spring Champs Results

Joanna won two bronze medals at Alberta Spring Championships and Kiana advanced to the Western Canadian Championships by achieving four Western standards.

David – broke the 100 and 200 breast open club records set by Jason Evans in 2009

Jeremy – PBs in all his races

Jaime – Finished 5th in 50 breast and broke club records in 50, 100 and 200 breast.

Kiana – new club records in 100 back and 100 and 200 free.

Joanna – bronze in 100 and 200 free, 4th in 50 free, 6th in 400 free

Full results and records here: https://riptides.ca/swimmers/results/

Kiana will represent the Riptides at the Western Canadian Championships in April in Victoria, BC.

 

 

South Provincials Results

Jeremy, Joanna and Kiana led the Riptides at Alberta South Provincials with double medal performances and Ian, Kahlen, Kai and Kiana broke six club records.

Kiana – ABC standards in 8 events, two club records, bronze in 200 free and 50 fly

Jeremy – four championship standards and 7 PBs, bronze in 100 and 200 breast

Joanna – a successful return from an injury with 7 PBs, bronze in 200 and 400 free

Kai – two top 5 finishes and two club records

Jaime – 3 ABC standards and 4 PBs

Ian – 4 PBs and a new club record

Kahlen – 6 PBs and a new club record

Natalie – PBs in all 8 events!

Emily – 5 PBs and 3 top 10 finishes

Shallis – 6 PBs

Ella – her first Provincials and PBs in every race!

 

New records:

Girls 11&12 50 fly – Kiana 32.13 – Marin 32.35 (2016)

Girls 11&12 200 back – Kiana 2:48.61 – Emiko 2:50.76 (2015)

Girls 10&U 100 back – Kahlen 1:29.97 – Avi 1:30.36 (2013)

Boys 10&U 50 breast – Kai 44.97 – Kai 45.62 (2017)

Boys 10&U 200 breast – Kai 3:31.00 – Kai 3:35.86 (2017)

Boys 10&U 200 back – Ian 3:19.39 – no previous record

Alberta Spring Champs & Chinook Invitational Results

Sam qualified for Westerns in 100 and 200 fly.

Sam, Neo, Kiana, and Joanna had a strong showing at the first Alberta Spring Championships under the new long course format.

Sam led the Riptides with 4th in 100 fly, 5th in 200 fly and 7th in 50 fly. He set new club records in all three events. His times in the 100 and 200 fly qualified him for the Western Canadian Championships, which will be in Calgary in April.

Kiana swam PBs in all 6 events and was 8th in 50 fly and 50 free, and 10th in 100 back.

Neo broke two club records in 50 and 200 back, swam 4 PBs, and  was 9th in 400 free

Joanna swam PBs in all 3 of her events.

On the following weekend, the Chinook Invitational was the first full long course meet of the season for most of our swimmers.

Jaime qualified for Alberta Summer Championships by dropping 15 seconds in 200 breast and finishing 4th. She also won bronze in the 200 fly in her first time swimming the event.

Natalie qualified for Alberta Southern Provincials LC by reaching the standard in 50 breast. She also won gold in that event and silver in 100 breast.

Avery – silver and a new club record in the 200 fly.

Kai – 2 silver, 3 bronze, 6 PBs and a new club record in 50 breast

Sam – 2 gold, 2 silver and a massive 98 second drop in 200 breast!

Chantal – 2 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze and PBs in all 7 events.

Neo – 1 gold, 4 silver

Anthony – 7 PBs, 1 silver and 1 bronze

Pierre – PBs in all events

Avi and Emily – 4 PBs

Ksenia – 5 PBs

Joanna – 6 PBs

Riley – 2  bronze in 50 and 200 back and 6 PBs

Kiana – bronze in 50 fly and 3 PBs

 

New records:

Girls 15&O 200 fly – Avery 3:07.44 – Avery 3:11.19 (2016)

Boys 10&U 50 breast – Kai 47.45 – Kai 47.99 (2016)

Boys 15&O 50 back – Neo 30.23 – Neo 30.46 (2016)

Boys 15&O 200 back – Neo 2:25.49 – Neo 2:27.60 (2016)

Boys 15&O 50 fly – Sam 28.02 – Neo 28.41 (2016)

Boys 15&O 100 fly – Sam 1:01.92 – Sam 1:03.45 (2017)

Boys 15&O 200 fly – Sam 2:20.92 – Neo 2:25.06 (2016)

Alberta LC Provincials Results

Anthony won Swim Alberta's Youth Recognition award - 10&U Top 5

Anthony won Swim Alberta’s Youth Recognition award – 10&U Top 5

The 2016 Alberta Age Group and Senior Long Course Championships were held in Calgary over 4 days with over 750 swimmers competing for individual and team awards. Seven Riptides competed: Avery, Marin, Kiana, Anthony, Neo, Domenic and Jeremy; and achieved 12 new club records, multiple personal bests and several top 10 finishes. Anthony won Swim Alberta’s Youth Recognition award for achieving the 10 & under Top 5 time standard.

Anthony – club record in 100 free, 5th in 400 free and 7th in 100 and 200 free

Marin – achieved her first national time in 50 fly; 7th in 400 IM, 8th in 50 fly and 100 fly

Neo –  broke 6 club records & placed 10th in the 400 free at his first senior provincials

Avery – broke 4 club records at her first senior provincials

Jeremy – PBs in all 7 events, new A times in 200 IM, 100 fly, and 100 & 200 breast

Domenic and Kiana – 4 PBs each

New records:

Boys 15&O 100 back – Neo 1:06.62 – Jason Donelon 1:08.36 in 2007
Boys 15&O 100 free- Neo 57.39 – Jason Evans 58.53 in 2010
Boys 15&O 50 fly – Neo 28.41 – Ben Bronsch 29.15 in 2009
Boys 15&O 50 back – Neo 30.46 – Jason Donelon 31.42 in 2007
Boys 15&O 200 fly – Neo 2:25.06 – Neo 2:25.97
Boys 15&O 400 free – Neo 4:33.37 – Neo 4:45.50
Girls 15&O 200 breast – Avery 3:26.80 – Karolin Lenckner 3:35.54 in 2012
Girls 15&O 400 IM – Avery 6:14.50 – Avery 6:21.62
Girls 15&O 200 IM – Avery 2:55.27
Girls 15&O 200 fly – Avery 3:11.19 – Avery 3:12.61
Girls 11&12 50 fly – Marin 32.35 – Marin 32.59
Boys 10&U 100 free – Anthony 1:12.13 – Peter Brothers 1:12.20 in 2007