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Shane Downey

2020 Winter Ontario Swimming Championships 2020 Winter Ontario Youth Junior Championships Breaker Development Meet March 5-8, 2020 March 5th to 8th, 2020 the Collingwood Clippers attended 3 swim meets, 2020 Winter Ontario Swimming Championships at Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre, 2020 Winter Ontario Youth Junior Championships at Markham Pan Am Sport Centre and Breakers Development Meet in Port Elgin, ON. All three meets produced some very good results. Swimmers competing at the Provincial level Championships achieved 1 Gold Medal, 1 Silver Medal and 3 Bronze Medals and 4 New Long...

Shane Downey

2020 Ontario Winter Festival Championships Windsor, Ontario February 22-23, 2020 Collingwood Clippers Piper Mitchell, Maea Knights, Spencer Adlington, Liam Paterson, Reid Crawford, Jordan Holloway and Carter Green attended the 2020 Ontario Winter Festival Championship February 22-23, 2020. This is the Provincial Championship for the 13 & Under swimmers who meet the qualifying standards. The Clippers finished 23rd out of 74 teams competing at the meet. The swimmers achieved 3 Gold Medals, 1 Bronze Medal, 2 – 4th place finishes, 1 – 5th place finish, 2 – 7th place finishes and...

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Hammer 2020 Hamilton, Ontario February 15, 2020 36 Collingwood Clippers travelled by bus to Hamilton, Ontario for the Hammer 2020 1 day swim meet at McMaster University. Each swimmer swan 4 events and 2 or 3 relays. The swimmers achieved 104 Personal Best Times taking off a total of 400.66 seconds, 58 - 1st place finishes, 35 - 2nd place finishes, 19 - 3rd place finishes, 12 swimmers had 100% Best Times and 10 new Club Records were set. All 36 swimmers had finishes in the top 6. The team...

Shane Downey

Collingwood Clippers Development Meet February 9, 2020 Collingwood, Ontario On Sunday, February 9, 2020 175 swimmers from 7 Huronia Region Clubs (Barrie Trojan Swim Club, Breakers Swim Team, Muskoka Aquatic Club, Orangeville Otters Swim Club, Orillia Channel Cats and Owen Sound Aquatic Club) joined the Collingwood Clippers Swim Club at the Collingwood Centennial Aquatic Centre for our annual Collingwood Devo Meet. It was a great half day swim meet filled with lots of fun racing and cheering! Collingwood Clippers had 44 swimmers attend achieving 90 Personal Best Times taking off...

Shane Downey

2020 Huronia Short Course Regionals Championships Owen Sound, Ontario January 31 to February 2, 2020 9 clubs from the Huronia Region competed at the 2020 Huronia Short Course Regionals in Owen Sound, Ontario January 31 to February 2, 2020. The Collingwood Clippers sent 29 swimmers and finished 4th in overall club points. The Clippers swam 178 swims achieving 22 Gold Medals, 18 Silver Medals and 22 Bronze Medals, 92 Personal Best Times taking off 277.47 seconds,13 new Club Records,1 new Festival Qualifier and 2 swimmers with 100% Best Times. Top...

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Mallards Winter Long Course Invitational Markham, Ontario January 17 to 19, 2020 31 Collingwood Clippers travelled to Markham, Ontario for our first Long Course meet of the season the Mallards Winter Long Course Invitational. There were 17 other Ontario teams in attendance and 1 from Bermuda, the competition was very stiff and our swimmers definitely held their own! The Clippers swam 212 swims achieving 166 Personal Best Times taking off 1,437.33 seconds, 13 swimmers had 100% Best Times, 7 new Club Records and 1 new Festival Qualifier. Swimmers Achieving 100%...

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Otters Huronia Devo Meet January 11, 2020 Orangeville, Ontario On Saturday January 11th, 9 Collingwood Clippers (Jake Baillie, Blake Bedard, Nathan Bedard, Trent Bedard, Niall Crespy, Christian Ferreira, Jaxon Hilts, Jack Marti & Liam O’Brien) braved the weather and travelled to Orangeville for the Otters Huronia Devo Meet. The Clippers competed against the Orangeville Otters Swim Club and the Owen Sound Aquatic Swim Club. Each swimmer swan 4 events and 1 relay. We had some really great swims posting 22 out of 36 Personal Best Times taking off 79.89 seconds....

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CCSC Duel Meet & Otters “Hello Winter” Invitational The Collingwood Clippers ended the Decade with a BANG!! On December 8, 2019 we held our In House CCSC Duel Meet. 84 swimmers were divided into the Purple and Black Teams. The Purple Team won the Golden Lifesaver Trophy. Out of 237 swims there were 146 Personal Best Times taking off 563.38 seconds achieving new Regional Times and setting a new Club Record. A great time was had by all. Next we travelled to Markham for the Orangeville Otter’s Hello Winter Invitational...

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2019 Trojan Cup Barrie, Ontario November 29th - December 1st, 2019 The Collingwood Clippers Swim Club competed in the annual Trojan Cup Invitational hosted by the Barrie Trojans on November 29th to December 1st, 2019. The Clippers were one of six clubs competing (Barrie Trojans Swim Club, Breakers Swim Team, Cobra Swim Club, Orangeville Otters Swim Club and the Sudbury Laurentian Swim Club). CCSC had an amazing swim meet. Out of 276 swims, 205 were personal best times, taking off a total of 1,414.06 seconds (23minutes and 57 seconds). This...

Shane Downey

McDonald’s Team Challenge Short Course November 16-17, 2019 Owen Sound, Ontario The Collingwood Clippers Swim Club had 43 swimmers compete at the McDonald’s Team Challenge Short Course Invitational November 16-17, 2019 hosted in Owen Sound. The Clippers came ready to compete with the goal of placing in the top 3 for overall club points. Teams competing at the Invitational were the Owen Sound Aquatic Club (host), Orangeville Otters Swim Club, Muskoka Aquatic Club, Breakers Swim Team and the Huron Hurricanes. We are happy to say that for the second year...