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06 December 2021 (Calgary, AB) - One last kick at the can for Ingrid Wilm and the team she leads - the LA Current - at the recent ISL Season 3 Grand Finale! Despite all of her efforts and the efforts of an incredibly strong team they ended up 4th overall. Ingrid swam her regular course of events throughout the meet beginning with the 200m backstroke on Day 1 where she landed on a 2:02.38 which was her fastest time of the ISL this season and a lifetime best to...

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02 December 2021 (Eindhoven, The Netherlands) - The Toronto Titans were not able to pull off the impossible last weekend in what ended up being their last meet in the ISL Playoffs. Cole Pratt was able to comeback and swim a full-slate of events while the injury bug ended up hitting Yuri Kisil hard. As a side note, in the ISL, a full roster is 16 (with 15 in the meet and competing and one of those 16 sitting as a spare) - the men’s team that last meet was...

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26 Nov 2021 (Eindhoven, The Netherlands) - Can the LA Current come through in the clutch and make their way to the ISL finals here in season 3? Nothing will be final until this is match is done and then the Toronto Titans match starting on Saturday as that final 4th place spot is still up for grabs - like we said earlier whether it is Titans or LA - Cascade wins either way! How did the first day of the match go? Well, our “tordengudinnen,” Ingrid Wilm sure played...

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ISL Playoffs: LA & Toronto 1st Match LA comes out of top 16 November 2021 (Eindhoven, The Netherlands) - What a first match! Three different teams lead throughout the weekend as Toronto, London and finally LA took turns at pole position. Cascade and Cascade training group swimmers put up some solid results with the highlight having to be Ingrid Wilm winning the 100m backstroke and mixed medley relay and as a part of the current - the entire match. Wilm won the 100m backstroke just off of her lifetime best...

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01 November 2021 (Repsol Sports Centre, Calgary) - Nearly 2,500 splashes kicked off the weekend for Cascade and the other Alberta swim programs in attendance. Not without our technical glitches but those happen in the meet environment from time to time but all in all a very well run event. The swimmers were the huge winners this weekend showing the payoff for all their hard work in the lead up to the meet - giving them a number of spooktakular results! The mini pro on Friday was great for all...

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16 October 2021 (Brooksfield YMCA at Seton) - First meet, first meet back in almost two years for a lot of swimmers and it was…fantastic! What a showing for all - 357 swims in individual events and another 136 relay swims - nearly 500 in total! How many best times? Too many to count! How many first time swimmers and swims - so many and so many great memories. The club trained a number of new officials as we prepped for the rest of the competitive season so thanks to...

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10 Sep 2021 (Calgary, AB) - The Cascade Swim Club is very pleased to announce that coach Kristina Crook will be our new Head Championship Coach for the upcoming competitive season. Coach Kristina has been with Cascade for 15 years in a variety of different coaching capacities working with Age Group, Development, Championship and Performance programs over that time. “I am very much looking forward to my 15th season with Cascade Swim Club! After taking a step back last year into a more intermittent position, I'm happy to be getting...

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08 Sep 2021 (Naples, Italy) - It has all come down to this an irresistable force running headlong into an immovable object as the Toronto Titans go up up agains the LA Current today in match #5 of the ISL Season 3. The Cascade connections run deep and true in this one with newly minted Canadian record holder in the women’s 100m backstroke, Ingrid Wilm, suggesting in not so many words that, ‘the Titans should be careful getting in the pool as the ‘current’ runs quick in Napoli’. Shots, ladies...