RESULTS: Chena Invitational

This past weekend our Youth Development Silver & Gold Groups embarked on a trip across the water to North Vancouver for the Chena 12&U Swim Meet. Enduring 4.5 hour sessions at the pool with limited deck space, these swimmers had the chance to try new events and compete in the 2-day format. Congratulations to all the VPSC swimmers who participated, and thanks to the parents for supporting their swimmers! Below are some highlights from the meet.

Total Number of Swimmers: 35

Total Number of Best Times: 125 (approximately 85% of all swims)

New LMR Qualifiers: 3
Anne Zhang
Emi Garlappi
Gary Geng

Bronze Highlight:
Roya Brain accompanied her sister to the swim meet and competed in her first ever non PASS meet

Silver Highlights:
Iona Abolmaesumi and Maya Abraham competed in their first meet as VPSC swimmers
Tagg Lee and Maya Abraham took 10s off their 50BR time
Katarina Bijelic and Tagg Lee attended both days of the meet and had best times in every race
Amy Shen completed her first 50fly

Gold Highlights:
Yi Fan Yang, Austin Liu, Emi Garlappi, Allan Crawford, Kevin Wang, Thomas Chen, and Emma Liu took 20s (or more) off their 100 Freestyle entry time
Georgia Cooper, Austin Liu, Aaron Kang, Allan Crawford, and Emi Garlappi all took 10s off their 100IM entry time
6 swimmers raced their first ever 100BK, 100FR, and 100BR

Saturday Results
Sunday Results
VPSC Improvement Results