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

Pugsley’s Plunge Results

Anthony drops 22 seconds off 10&U boys 200 breast club record

Anthony drops 22 seconds off 10&U boys 200 breast club record

The Riptides started off 2016 with a bang at Pugsley’s Plunge in Calgary. After a grueling training camp over the Christmas break the team was ready to race at the first meet of the new year.

Anthony dominated the 10&U age group winning 5 gold and 1 bronze and breaking two of his own club records. He dropped 22 seconds off his 200 breast record and lowered his 100 IM record by two seconds.

Jaime led the girls with gold in 100 fly and bronze in 100 breast and 200 back. She also achieved 3 new B times in 100 IM and 50 and 100 breast.

Neo swam 57.06 in the 100 free to break Jason Evans’ 2010 club record and in the 50 back he broke Jason Donelon’s long standing 2007 record with a 30.25. He finished the meet with gold in 50 back and bronze in 100 free, 50 breast and 100 IM.

Kiana – silver in 100 fly & bronze in 200 IM, PBs in all races, and a new 200 IM B time

Shallis – gold in 400 free and new B times in 200 free, 400 free, 100 breast and 200 IM

Marin – bronze in 50 free and 5 new PBs

Avery – bronze in 100 IM and 4 new PBs

Alex – bronze in 50 fly in his first meet back from injury and 2 new PBs!

Riley – bronze in 100 breast and 4 new PBs. New B time in 400 free

Cassidy – 3 new PBs, a 68 second drop in 200 breast and a new B time in 100 IM

Jordan – 4 new PBs

Avi – 3 new PBs

Bryn – 3 new PBs

Zephan – 4 new PBs

Leighten – PBs in all 6 events and a huge 32 second drop in 200 IM

Pierre – 5 new PBs