July 26, 2018
4 swimmers from LOSC is currently racing in this year's Canadian Junior National Championships, formerly called Age Group Championships, held in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Adam Schmidt, Josie Field, Hugh McNeill, and Joshua Kim will join approximately 700 other high calibre Canadian age group swimmers from over 100 teams. The meet is designed for Girls aged 13-17 years (Age Groups are 13-14 and 15-17) while Boys aged 14-18 years (Age Groups are 14-15 and 16-18).
In today's sessions, swimmers Hugh, Adam, and Josie raced in various events.
All three swimmers raced the 800 FR. Josie swam to a time of 9:15.33L and ranked 14th in the event. Adam got a best time of 9:00.65, a 6 second best time, ranking 25th. Hugh ranked 34th with a time of 9:07.14.
In the Women's 15-17 100 FL final, Josie Field swam a time of 1:03.96, ranking 16th.
The night was highlighted by Hugh gathering the Gold Medal for the Men's 14-15 200 BK final, swimming to a personal best of 2:05.40.
Tomorrow, Josh will be racing in the Men's 100 FR, while Hugh will race in the Men's 400 IM!