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Keith Ryan

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MVN ISCA Elite Showcase CMAC sent their top age group athletes (14 & under) to a really great prelims/finals event hosted by the Nadadores in Mission Viejo. This event was very difficult to qualify for (USA swimming ‘AA’ time standards), and our 5 swimmers showed up Friday and Saturday ready to go! Every swimmer ended up finaling in the top 10 in an event, and CMAC’s Avrum Xagorarakis ended up taking the top spot in the 11-year old 500 freestyle event (by a ten second margin). The meet showcased swimmers...

CMAC has been extremely fortunate to have been a part of USA Triathlon National Team Member, Matt McElroy's swim training recently. Matt, an Edison High School alum, ran at Northern Arizona University and after an extremely successful college career, quickly became a top national and world contender in the sport of triathlon. He will represent the USA in Toyko, and is leaving to train abroad, before settling in Boulder, Colorado as he leads up to the Olympic Games. Matt's focus, drive, and coachability has been an extremely positive presence for...

Winter Age Group Championships 2019 – a TEAM Performance The 2019 version of WAG was one to remember, as CMAC traveled to Palm Springs, and faced a never before seen power outage which rendered Friday’s events off the table. This threw many teams and swimmers for a loop, but not CMAC! Our swimmers showed true spirit, fortitude, focus, and a desire to put forth their best effort each time they raced. The event became a timed-finals format for all age groups, which meant each swimmer had just ONE chance to...

Winter Age Group Championships @ GWSC 2018 After a trying week of rain, floods and lightning storm warnings, the clouds parted, the rain stopped, and there was a beautiful three-day window of sun and cool temperatures as the WAG Championship team from CMAC arrived at Golden West College last weekend. This meet was new territory for many from the team, but that did not discourage them from collectively putting together the best group performance to date in recent memory. The Winter Age Group Championships is a qualifying event of near-Junior...