April 25, 2018
Club records continued to fall over the Winter Provincial short-course season (March ) and into the start of the long-course season at the Langley Invitational, Western Canadian Championships, and our own meet this past weekend.
At the Tier II Championships in Kamloops, Ellie Maradyn broke the SC record for the 15/16 Girls 200 IM.
At the Tier I Championships in Penticton, Ivan Sun posted new SC records in the 10 & Under Boys 50 Back and 200 IM as well as breaking the 100 Free previously held by Albert Chen. Andrew Li also added to his record list, adding the 10 & Under Boys 100 Breast SC, breaking the previous mark by graduating swimmer Joe Zhang.
At the LOSC Invitational in Langley, Ivan Sun added another record to the LC side, breaking the 50 Free record by a second.
At Western Canadian Championships, Ellie Maradyn added to her record list with LC records in the Girls 15/16 and Girls 18 & Under 200 Breast, 200 IM and 400 IM.
Finally at the Jessica Deglau Invitational, at our very own UBC Aquatic Centre, Ivan Sun added another FIVE club records for Boys 10&U in the 50 Free, 100 Free, 200 Free, 100 Back and 200 Back, including some records that stood for over fourteen years. On the women's side, Briana Chiu broke her first club record in the LC 200 IM for 10&U Girls, breaking the previous mark set by Emma Drohan.