June 21, 2021
Rachel Nicol and Apollo Hess raced great in finals of the 100 Breast at Olympic Trials on Sunday evening.
Rachel swam her fastest 100 Breast since 2017, winning silver in 1:07.31. Her time was just .24 off the Olympic qualifying standard.
Apollo, racing in his first Trials final placed 7th after dropping 1.6 seconds in prelims to 1:02.22 and following up with 1:02.29 in finals. At 18, he was the youngest in the final and is .37 from the fastest ever Canadian 100 breast for 18 & under.
Well done LASC!