December 1, 2016
The 13th FINA World Championships (25m) will be hosted in Windsor Canada from December 6-11, 2016. The top swimmers in the world will be together for the first time since the Rio Olympics for this exciting event.
Coach Fernando will be heading the Puerto Rican team along with 4 of our swimmers who have been training here at Pitchfork since August.
You can keep up with the action by following this link: http://finawindsor2016.com/
Below are our athletes names and events:
Jarod Arroyo: 400 freestyle, 100 backstroke, 200IM, 100 butterfly, 400IM, 100IM, 200 backstroke
Christian Bayo: 400 freestyle, 200 freestyle, 1500 freestyle
Luis Flores: 50 freestyle, 100 freestyle
Yeziel Morales:100 backstroke, 200IM, 200 freestyle, 100IM, 50 freestyle, 50 butterfly, 400IM, 200 backstroke
They will also compete in the 4 X 50 freestyle and 4 X 200 freestyle relays
Coach Mona will be one of the featured speakers during the World Aquatic Convention at these FINA World Short Course Championships. Coach Mona is FINA's Technical Advisor for Coaching in Swimming; she is writing and directing the new FINA World Coaches Certification Program.
Enclosed are the links to follow her presentation and profile: http://www.worldaquaticsconvention.com/speaker/mona-canales/
FINA Development Initiatives: Growing through FINA development programmes
Coach Bob Bowman will also be presenting during the World Championships as a featured speaker in the FINA Coaches Golden Clinic:http://www.worldaquaticsconvention.com/speaker/bob-bowman/
Good Luck! Safe travels and GO Pitchfork!