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5K Open Water Swim Old Fort Bay
    SWIFT Has Successful 5K Open Water Swim Race
 
On a beautiful October Saturday Swift hosted its second open water swim at the Old Fort Bay beach with over 50 swimmers competing in either a 5 kilometer or 1.6 kilometer race. The top three finishes in each age group on either of the two courses were awarded beautiful “Sand Dollar” gold, silver, and bronze medals that were made by Susan Morley. Also there were prints of paintings done by Theirry Lamare that were given to the top overall male and female swimmers and the oldest and youngest swimmers in the race.  The Open Water Swim event was sponsored by orthaheel, Holowesko Partners, Lyford Cay Real Estate, and Albany. T-shirts were given to all competitors. The top three finishers were Swift’s Zach Moses, Anibal Hernandez, and Laura Morley winning in times of 1:16.34,  1:16.51, and 1:17.24 respectively. Zach and Laura won the donated paintings as the top male and female swimmers. Tremaine Allen won the gold medal for the 12 and under age group in 1:31.13.There was a lot of good age group matchups as the swimmers made their laps around the 1 mile triangular course. In the 13 to 17 female age group on the 5K course the top three finishers were Laura Morley, Abigail Lowe, and Crystal Rahming as they raced to times of 1:17.24, 1:30.33 and 1:33.07 respectively. The boys 13 to 17 age group saw Anibal Hernandez, Jemarco Armbrister, and Donovan Higgs battle it out with  times of 1:16.51, 1:30.16, and 1:30.59 respectively. The 35 to 54 males division saw another good battle around the 3 lap 5K course between Dake Gonzalez, David Morley, and Mark Holowesko with the men taking the gold, silver, and bronze medals in that order in times of 1:22.47, 1:23.11, and 1:23.32. The 35 to 54 female age group saw Joie Lamare, and Katherine Bowers  taking the top honors in 1:46.31, and 1:49.42 . On the 1.6 Kilometer course newcomer Denise Schrader had the over all fastest time and won the gold medal for the 18 to 34 age group in 27.50. In the 35 to 54 age group the top three finishers were Sarah Noar, Susan Morley, and Lynn Lowe in times of 37.40, 38.00, and 41.46 respectively. The gold medal winner in the 55 and over age group and also with the third fastest time in the 35 and older women was long time swimmer Frances Doyle in a time of 39.49. In the 12 and under boys the top three finishers were Nikolaus Holmberg, Peter Morley and Conner Pinder in times of 32.40, 40.10, and 40.27 respectively. The youngest swimmer who finished the course was Conner Pinder who is 9 and  the oldest swimmer was Percy Knowles who is 79. Percy also won the gold medal in the 55 and over male age group. Both swimmers took home the Theirry Lamare paintings. The Old Fort Bay Club  
 
 
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Results Open Water Swim
October 9, 2010
Old Fort Bay, Nassau, Bahamas
 
1.6 km Course
Female
12yrs. & Under
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S1 1 Britani Silvera SWIFT DNF  
13 - 17 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
    No Entries      
   
18 - 34 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S201 1 Denise Schrader Unattached 27.50 1
S202 2 Roberta Quant Unattached 48.05 2
35 - 54 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S303 1 Sarah Noar SWIFT 37.40 1
S301 2 Susan Morley SWIFT 38.00 2
S302 3 Lynn Lowe SWIFT 41.46 3
S304 4 Liz Clingham Unattached 47.01 4
55 yrs.& Over
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S401 1 Frances Doyle SWIFT 39.49 1
Male
12yrs. & Under
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S52 1 Nikolaus Holmberg SWIFT 32.40 1
S51 2 Peter Morley SWIFT 40.10 2
S53 3 Conner Pinder SWIFT 40.27 3
13 - 17 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S151 1 Blair Seymour SWIFT 32.45 1
S152 2 Logan Tormey Unattached 46.29 2
   
18 - 34 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S251 1 Batisle Ogier Unattached 43.19 1
35 - 54 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S351 1 Mark Davies SWIFT 28.00 1
S352 2 Carlos D'Alessandro SWIFT 30.54 2
S353 3 David Slatter Barracudas 31.15 3
S354 4 Simon Townend Unattached 32.32 4
S355 5 James Nottage Unattached 32.32 4
S356 6 Dale Winner SWIFT 32.55 5
S357 7 Richard Pyfrom SWIFT 34.16 6
S358 8 Paul Davis Unattached 37.31 7
S359 9 Harold Munnings SWIFT 44.23 8
S360 # Mitchell Cartwright Unattached 45.20 9
S361 # Mike Tormey Unattached 49.13 10
55 yrs.& Over
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
S451 1 Percy Knowles SWIFT 46.34 1
5 km Course
Female
12yrs. & Under
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L1 1 Tremaine Allen SWIFT 1:31.13 1
13 - 17 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L101 1 Laura Morley SWIFT 1:17.24 1
L102 2 Abigail Lowe SWIFT 1:30.33 2
L103 3 Crystal Rahming SWIFT 1:33.07 3
L104 4 Celine Thompson SWIFT 1:46.54 4
   
18 - 34 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L201 1 Barbara Bernard Unattached DNF  
35 - 54 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L301 1 Joie Lamare SWIFT 1:46.31 1
L302 2 Katherine Bowers SWIFT 1:49.42 2
L303 3 Rochelle Newbold Unattached DNF  
55 yrs.& Over
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
    No Entreis      
Male
12yrs. & Under
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L51 1 Zach Moses SWIFT 1:16.34 1
L52 2 Nicholas Rahming SWIFT DNF  
13 - 17 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L151 1 Anibal Hernandez SWIFT 1:16.51 1
L152 2 Jemarco Armbrister SWIFT 1:30.16 2
L153 3 Donovan Higgs SWIFT 1:30.59 3
L154 4 Bruce Hall SWIFT DNF  
   
18 - 34 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L251 1 Lee McCoy Unattached l:31.32 $1.00
L252 2 Nigel Rouse Barracudas 1:36.18 2
35 - 54 years
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L351 1 Dake Gonzalez Red Tide 1:22.47 1
L352 2 David Morley SWIFT 1:23.11 2
L353 3 Mark Holowesko SWIFT 1:23.32 3
L354 4 Brad Cole Red Tide 1:28.02 4
L355 5 Matt Spencer SWIFT 1:33.46 4
L356 6 Chip Clingham Unattached 2:28.35 5
55 yrs.& Over
No.   Name Club FinishTime Place
L451 1 Greg Lowe Unattached DNF

 

 

 

Finish Times Sheet
1.6 km Short Course
Place Time Competitor's # Competitor's Name
1 27.50 S201 Denise Schrader
2 28.00 S361 Mark Davies
3 30.54 S355 Carlos D'Alessandro
4 31.15 S356 David Slatter
5 32.32 S357 Simon Townend
6 32.32 S354 Jamie Nottage
7 32.40 S52 Nick Holmberg
8 32.45 S151 Blair Seymour
9 32.55 S360 Dale Winner
10 34.16 S358 Richard Pyfrom
11 37.31 S351 Paul Davis
12 37.40 S303 Sarah Noar
13 38.00 S301 Susan Morley
14 39.49 S401 Franny Doyle
15 40.10 S51 Peter Morley
16 40.27 S53 Conner Pinder
17 41.46 S302 Lynn Lowe
18 43.19 S251 Batiste Ogier
19 44.23 S352 Harold Munnings
20 45.20 S353 Mitchell Cartwright
21 46.29 S152 Logan Tormey
22 46.34 S451 Percy Knowles
23 47.01 S304 Liz Clingham
24 48.05 S202 Roberta Quant
25 49.13 S359 Mike Tormey
26 DNF S1 Britani Silvera

 

 

Finish Times Sheet
5 km Long Course
Place Time Competitor's # Competitor's Name
1 1:16.34 L51 Zach Moses
2 1:16.51 L152 Anibal Hernandez
3 1:17.24 L101 Laura Morley
4 1:22.47 L354 Dake Gonzalez
5 1:23.11 L352 David Morley
6 1:23.32 L353 Mark Holowesko
7 1:28.02 L355 Brad Cole
8 1:30.16 L151 Jemarco Armbrister
9 1:30.33 L104 Abigail Lowe
10 1:30.59 L154 Donovan Higgs
11 1:31.13 L1 Tremaine Allen
12 1:31.32 L252 Lee McCoy
13 1:33.07 L102 Crystal Rahming
14 1:33.46 L351 Matt Spencer
15 1:36.18 L251 Nigel Rouse
16 1:46.31 L301 Joanna Lamare
17 1:46.34 L103 Celine Thompson
18 1:49.43 L302 Katherine Bowers
19 2:28.35 L356 Chip Clingham
20 DNF L303 Rochelle Newbold
21 DNF L201 Barbara Bernard
22 DNF L153 Bruce Hall
23 DNF L451 Greg Lowe
24 DNF L52 Nicholas Rahming