December 16, 2018
will close out the short course season this coming weekend.
Five RHAC swimmers Nicholas Bulban, Zachary Chua, Matthew Wittmann, Justin Wang and Eric Zhang will represent the Club at the Ontario Junior International. This prestigious Ontario run competition will be attended by the best 18 and under Canadian swimmers. and is being held at the beautiful Pan Am Scarborough facility.
We wish them best of luck! Race Fast!.
Eric Zhang raced 200 Free - 1:55.22 and didn't make it into the final.
Zachary Chua raced 100 Breast - 1:04.75 - best time and placed 17th
Nicholas Bulban raced 100 Breast - 1:02.61 - best time and made it into Final "A".
Justin Wang raced 50 back - 27.46 - best time
Mattthew Wittmann raced 50 back - 27.15.
Day One Finals
Nicholas Bulban placed 8th in 100 Breast - 1:02.54 in the "A" Final and better the time from preliminaries.
It was another fast day in the pool. Our RHAC swimmers tried their best to make the most out of each race.
Justin Wang and Matthew Wittmann started the day with a 100 back races - 59.49 and 57.90 respectively. Both didn't make the finals.
Eric Zhang raced 400 Free - 4:08.24 - best time.
Nicholas Bulban and Zachary Chua both raced 200 breast with the time of 2:19.76 and 2:20.68 respectively. Both made the "B" Final. At Finals Nicholas won the "B" Final with 2:16.48 and Zachary placed 14th with the time of 2:19.74.
Justin Wang raced 50 Free - 25.12 and couldn't make the finals.
Zachary Chua raced 50 Fly - 27.80 and couldn't make the finals.
Matthew Wittmann raced 50 Fly - 26.02 and couldn't make the finals.
In the 3rd, final day, RHAC swimmers had a fantastic day in the pool!
It started with 200 back where we had 3 swimmers racing, Justin 2:10.55, Eric 2:05.24 and Mathew 2:06.42. All three had a best times in the event.
Nicholas and Zachary raced in 50 breast with 29.24 and 30.29 respectively. Nicholas made it into the "A" Final.
Day three Finals
Eric raced 200 back with time of 2:06.34 and placed 16th.
Nicholas raced 50 breast with the the time of 29.16 and placed 7th.
In the 400 Free Relay Matthew, Nicholas, Zachary and Eric set a New Club Record in the event - 3:50.09
Congratulations to all 5 swimmers for the fine showing at this very strong competition!