Provincials Kamloops


Chinooks Represent the Sunshine Coast at Provincials in Kamloops


Eloise Allen and Lorren Benko represented the Sunshine Coast Chinook Swim Club in Kamloops on March 7-10. To qualify for the meet swimmers must attain times determined by the fastest 50 swimmers in their age category. Lorren qualified for the meet with a time of 28.19 in 50 freestyle.  Eloise swam in 6 events over the course of 4 days. The times in these events were as follows 200 Breast (2:59.82), 100 free (1:03.43), 200 BK (2:36.02), 100 Br (1:23.02), 50 free (28.70), 100 BK (1:09.92).  Eloise made the B final for 50 free which places her 12 in the province. Her 100 Backstroke was also impressive, placing her 8thin the province and earning her a Canadian Western time at the age of 14! Congratulations Lorren and Eloise!