April 17, 2019
The Killarney Swim Club has been busy with Swimming Canada competitions these last few weeks.
In the first week of April, the Canadian Swimming Trials were held in Toronto. Maria Olarescu and Kyle Troskot attended this competition. Maria finished in 38th place in the 50m Backstroke. Kyle placed 6th in the 100 Fly and 8th in the 50 free. He was 18th in the 100 Free.
Last week, the Western Canadian Championships were held in Edmonton. Killarney was represented by Daniel Ford, Kate MacLean, Emma Mitchell, Maria Olarescu, and Katie Thompson. Four of the five swimmers advanced to the scoring heats. Mitchell had the team's highest finish with a 5th in the 400 IM. She was also 6th in the 400 Free.