MANTAS IN THE MEDIA

In The News



2018

Mantas Bring Back 25 Medals from Summer Games

Swimmers Bring Home 9 Medals

Mantas - Amateur Sports Connection

Mantas Swim Hard for YMM

2017

A Year in Review - December 2017

Season Recap - September 2017

Strong Swims in Edmonton at Provincial Championships - July 2017

Swimmers Highlight Pool Performances at Northern Provincials - June 2017

McMurray Swimmers Represent at Northern Provincials - June 2017

Slee Scores 5 Medals at EKI - May 2017

Strong At Westerns - April 2017

2016 YMM Female Athlete of the Year - YMM Magazine - April 2017

2016

45 Years for the Fort McMurray Swim Club - YMM Magazine - November 2016

FMSC Name Chantaj Head Coach - August 2016

McMurray Swimmers Capture 30 Medals at Summer Games - July 2016

Swimmers Cap Season - July 2016

Swimmers Golden at Silver Cup - May 2016

Swim Club Opens Arms to McMurray Sisters - May 2016

Coach Gets Olympic Experience - April 2016

Medals for McMurray Swimmers - March 2016

McMurrayites Claim Strong Results in the Pool - February 2016

Eight Members Total of 43 Best Times at Blue Bears - January 2016

2015

Strong Showing for Mantas - November 2015

Amateur Sports News - October 2015

Fort McMurray's Child is a Swimmer! - September 2015

Your McMurray Magazine - September 2015

Local Swimmers Recognized - September 29, 2015

Multiple Medals for McMurray Swimmers - July 2015

Brent Forsyth New Head Coach - June 2015

Swimmers Shine at Provincials - March 2015

2014

All in the Family - July 2014

Slee & Rusnell Collect Pair of Medals - July 2014

Swimmers Shine at Age Group Championships - March 2014

Making Waves Syncrude Pathways: Janet Alook - January 2014

2013

Dow Brothers at Age Group Nationals - August 2013

Swimmers Make Waves at Nationals - July 2013

FMSC Make Splash at Provincials - July 2013

Sports Hall of Fame Inducts Class of 2013 - June 2013

Fort McMurray Swimmers Compete in Saskatoon - February 2013

2012

Athletes Win Medals at Games - July 2012

Athlete of the Week: Josh Dow - July 2012

Swim Team Doubles Numbers at Alberta Summer Games - June 2012

Making a Splash - Spring Fling - April 2012

2011

Cachia Avid Swim Supporter Honoured - October 2011

​Swimmer Wins Gold at Nationals - August 2011

Provincial Swim Meet Fort McMurray - July 2011

Swim Club Meets Surprise Visitors - May 2011

Earlier Years

Hosting Swim Alberta - September 2010

Swim Club Makes Medals - July 2010

Swimmers Itch for Summer Games - June 2010

Longtime Mantas President - June 2009

Cachia Gets Feet Wet After Layoff - May 2009

Video



2016

45 Years of the Fort McMurray Mantas Swim Club

What Defines Us

Spring Fling Invitational Highlights

Spring Fling Preview

Mantas Skills & Thrills

Provincial Age Group Championships

Rise to the Occasion

Alberta Age Group Trials - Feb 2016

Are You Ready?

Blue Bears Meet Review

Blue Bears - Day 1

Blue & Gold Club Championships Part 1 - January 2016

Blue & Gold Club Championships Part 2 - January 2016

2015

FMSC at the Bennett Cup - November 2015

Western Canada Summer Games - August 2015

FMSC - Shaw TV - January 2015

Nibal Yamout - Shaw TV - January 2015

2014

Josh Dow - Shaw TV - August 2014

Olympians



 
Mark Versfeld                               
FMSC Manta: 1984 - 1991
2000 Olympics - Sydney               

                                          

Wood Buffalo Hall of Fame                                                                                 
          
         
Jennifer Button
FMSC Manta: 1982 - 1989
2000 Olympics - Sydney

   

 
 
Randy Bennett 
FMSC Manta: 1982 - 1987
2012 Olympics - London
2008 Olympics - Beijing
2000 Olympics - Sydney  

                            

More Than an Olympic Team Coach                              
 
Nibal Yamout 
FMSC Manta: 2014-2015
2008 Olympics - Beijing
 
Notable Alumni


Nolan Pratt  FMSC record holder, NHL Alumni & Stanley Cup Champion

Wood Buffalo Hall of Fame

The Ewashko Family  Fort McMurray Swim Club Founders

 
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