April 11, 2019
The Langley Olympians had a good start at the Western Canadian Championships that is currently happening at the Kinsmen Sports Centre in Edmonton, Alberta.
Highlights of the day include the following:
- Great Relay by our Girls 13 and Over overall placed 17th! Members are Sevi Parr, Bailey Herbert, Mia Goretic, and Gracie Maryschak
- 200 Freestyle - Bailey Herbert (16 yrs; 16 yrs and Over Age Group) placed 4th in prelims and got the bronze medal in finals with a 0.59s best time
- 100 Backstroke - Hugh McNeill (15 yrs; 14-16 yrs Age Group) placed 6th in prelims and bettered his placing in finals placing 5th
- 200 Breststroke - Bailey Herbert placed 1st in prelims and improved her time by 3.33s in Finals claiming the gold medal
- 1500 Freestyle - Hugh McNeill placed 4th with a 18.43s best time
- 1500 Freestyle - Adam Schmidt placed 10th with a 0.38s best time
Results of the Day:
- 200 Freestyle - Sevi Parr (15 yrs; 13-15 yrs Age Group) placed 30th
- 200 Freestyle - Hugh McNeill placed 22nd with a 1.76s best time
- 200 Breststroke - Gracie Maryschak (13 yrs; 13-15 yrs Age Group) placed 30th
Good luck to our swimmers tomorrow!
Heat Sheet Friday Prelims: https://www.swimming.ca/content/uploads/2016/06/2019-Westerns-Session-3-Heat-Sheets.pdf