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

 

Age Group Trials Results

Anthony's medal haul from Alberta Age Group Trials

Anthony’s medal haul from Alberta Age Group Trials

Anthony and Domenic will be representing the Riptides at the Provincial Long Course Championships after a successful Alberta Age Group Trials in Lethbridge last weekend. They join Avery, Marin, Kiana, Neo and Jeremy who had previously qualified.

Anthony – Gold in 400 free, silver in 200 free, bronze in 100 breast and 200 IM
Pierre – 2 new PBs in 50 back and 200 free
Domenic – bronze and a new A time in 100 fly, PBs in all 6 events
Kai – new club record in 50 breast and 3 PBs
Jeremy – bronze in 400 IM, 6th in 200 breast and 5 PBs
Riley – bronze in 100 back, 4th in 200 back 5th in 50 back and PBs in all 6 events
Cassidy – 2 PBs
Jaime – 4 PBs
Avi – PBs in all 6 events
Shallis – 6 PBs

New records:

Boys 10&U 200 free – Anthony 2:36.08 – old record 2:36.61 by Peter Brothers in 2007
Boys 10&U 100 breast – Anthony 1:39.06– old record 1:48.62 by Kai in 2016
Boys 10&U 50 breast – Kai 47.99 – old record 48.21 by Kai in 2016

Alberta Provincials Results

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Jeremy, Kiana and Marin represented the Riptides at the short course Speedo Alberta Age Group Championships in Calgary last weekend.

In his first appearance at Provincials, Jeremy swam fast with 100% personal best times in all 7 of his events.

Despite being at the bottom of her age group, Kiana managed to make finals in the 100 free finishing 10th. She also swam 3 personal best times in 100 free, 400 free and 50 breast.

Marin made finals in 6 of 7 events and achieved 5 new personal bests. Her 32.57 in the 50 fly broke Alex Pasemko’s long standing club record from 2005.  She finished 8th in 50 fly, 100 fly and 400 IM and 6th in the 200 fly.

 

Alberta Age Group Trials SC Results

2016 AGT SC Riptides.JPGJeremy, Kiana and Marin will be representing the Riptides at the Alberta Provincial Championships in March after a successful Alberta Age Group Trials in Calgary last weekend.  In order to advance, swimmers needed to get an A time or win an event.  Twelve Riptides competed and in total there were 50 personal best times, 8 medals won, and 3 new club records.

Anthony – broke 3 club records, 4th in 100, 200 and 400 free and 6th in 100 back

Pierre – 6 new personal best times

Domenic – 5 new PBs and 7th in 100 IM

Jeremy – 5 new PBs, 8th in 100 and 200 breast, and his first A time in 100 breast

Riley – 4 new PBs, 4th in 50 back and 5th in 100 back

Jaime – 3 new PBs

Avi – 2 new PBs

Avery – Gold in 200 fly, 5th in 400 IM, and 6 new PBs

Shallis – 4 new PBs

Marin – Gold in 100 IM, silver in 200 fly and 400 IM, and bronze in 50 and 100 free

Kiana – silver in 50 and 200 free, 5th in 100 free and 200 IM and 8th in 800 free.

New records:

Boys 10&U 200 free – Anthony 2:39.37 – old record 2:40.69 by Peter Brothers in 2007

Boys 10&U 100 back – Anthony 1:27.02 – old record 1:28.38 by Peter Brothers in 2007

Boys 10&U 100 breast – Anthony 1:44.78 – old record 1:47.54 by Peter Brothers in 2007