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Tiffany Carver

Brantford Aquatic Club Varsity member Sebastian Paulins just wrapped up competition at the Ontario University Swimming Championships, where he was representing the University of Western Ontario. For those of you who are not aware, a Varsity member is an athlete who goes on to swim at the University or College level and continues to train and race with BAC when they are back in Brantford. Sebastian had an incredible meet, winning Gold in all 4 of his events, while absolutely smashing his best times in all 4 races. His results...

Tiffany Carver

The 2020 Western Region Short Course Championships are in the books and it was a great weekend for the BAC! We had 23 athletes achieve 75 percent best times or better, along with numerous new qualifications, plenty of medals and a few records! With athletes winning (and going best times) in all distances – sprint and distance - as well as across all strokes, it was clear that we are running a diverse and well-rounded program. It was exciting to see so much improvement from the 2019 WOSA SC Championships...

Tiffany Carver

The BAC finished off WOSA SC Champs with another exciting day of racing on day 4. The team won 14 medals, including 6 Gold! Reaching the top of the podium were Gabby Casasanta, Emma Cabral, Abby Forster, Alanna Casasanta, Emily Smith and Katrina Davis. Here is the list of top 8 results: 4x50 Medley Relay 15andOver Girls A – 1st – Emma Cabral, Alanna Casasanta, Gabby Casasanta, Abby Forster 13-14 Girls A – 4th – Fiona Liao, Lexi McLean, Emily Smith, Katrina Davis 13-14 Boys A – 6th – Hunter...

Tiffany Carver

Day 3 of WOSA Champs was another great day of racing for the BAC! The team won 19 medals, including 10 Gold! Reaching the top of the podium were Gabby Casasanta, Emma Cabral, Abby Forster, Alanna Casasanta, Camryn Payne, Hunter Payne, Katrina Davis, Tristan Berridge and Angela Marina. Congratulations to Jack Tran who lowered his own club record in the 50Free!! 4x50 Free Relay 15andOver Girls A – 1st – Gabby Casasanta, Emma Cabral, Abby Forster, Alanna Casasanta 13-14 Girls A – 4th – Emily Smith, Katrina Davis, Nadia Gillis,...

Tiffany Carver

Day 2 of Western Region Short Course Championships saw more great swimming from our BAC athletes, winning 13 medals. Winning Gold Medals were Katrina Davis, Alanna Casasanta and Emma Cabral. Here are all of our top 8’s: 200Free Katrina Davis – 1st 13yr Girls Alanna Casasanta – 1st 15yr Girls Gabby Casasanta – 2nd 15yr Girls Abby Forster – 5th 15yr Girls Gabby Eivers – 6th 17andOver Girls Hunter Payne – 3rd 13yr Boys Carter Scheffel – 4th 14yr Boys 100Br Sara Bacher – 3rd 16yr Girls Max Dobie –...

Tiffany Carver

The BAC started off Western Region Short Course Champs with some great distance swims last night. Leading the way was Hunter Payne and Carter Scheffel who both won Gold Medals. Also reaching the podium were Camryn Payne, Abby Forster, Tristan Berridge and Garydon Dickson. Here are all our top eight results: 800Free Nick Adams – 7th 15yr Boys Tristan Berridge – 3rd 16yr Boys Graydon Dickson – 3rd 17andOver Boys Hunter Payne – 1st 13yr Boys Sebastian Luzuriaga – 4th 13yr Boys Carter Scheffel – 1st 14yr Boys Abby Forster...

It was an exciting night at the pool as some of our youngest athletes made waves at the first BAC Fun Meet for the 2019/2020 season. Over 40 swimmers from the Intro program and Competitive Development 1 put on their caps and their smiles for some friendly competition. For many, this was a night of firsts - from first time on the starting blocks to first time swimming in front of a crowd. The stands were packed with fans, and the crowd was treated to some great racing, including the...

Our swimmers were #BACinAction today with strong performances in both the morning and afternoon sessions. Top 8 finishes were achieved by the following swimmers: Digby Berridge, Isabella Blasdell, Emma Brock, Jennie Brock, Daria Ciochon, Sophia Correggia, Katrina Davis, Seth Duchene, Celine Dube, Abigail Fellinger, Brendan Gibson, Austin Godwaldt, Jack Gollan, Josie Gruenwald, Maddy Gruenwald, Dustin Hobbs, Leo Huang, Niamh Kukla, Annika Lounsbury, Sebastian Luzuriaga, Ellery McLean, Anna Myers, Lily Oullette, Jasleen Panchi, Hunter Payne, Madeline Pedley, Lauryn Phillips, Luke Phillips, Maks Pokorski, Justin Reeder, Landyn Ronson, Madden Ruprai, Garrett Sallans,...