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GCST Mini Meet at San Carlos Park Pool on 8/28/21 RESULTS (REVISED)

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We just got word that Heather Roka has swam from England, to France, and back to England doing a double channel crossing. Heather is the 37th person to complete the English Channel crossing going over and back. Heather has been training for this event with the GCST Masters Team and coach Ginger Tompkins. Congratulations Heather!!!!

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GCST swimmers competed at the Area 5 Champs with some great results and many PBTs. Blair Bennet won the 9-10 Girls 50 Free, and the 100 Back. EJ Mokhiber won the 9-10 Boys 200 IM, 100 Im, 200 Free, 8 & U 25 Fly, 25 Free, 25 Back, and 50 Fly. GCST Results with Improvements Full Meet Results

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Cadence Fort competes in the 800 Free, 400 Free, and 1500 Free at Futures Championships in Fargo, ND. 800 Free - 4th...9:00.65 PBT 400 Free - 7th...4:24.02 PBT 1500 Free - 3rd...17:18.58

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TUESDAY: Nick Fabian takes 3rd in the 13-14 Boys 1500 Free.

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Thursday: 800 Free: Cadence Fort finished 2nd in the 15-16 Girls. Miguel Siwady swam a PBT to finish 2nd with a New Honduran National Record of 8:40.50. Keelan Fort swam a PBT to finsh 11th with 9:02.06. Zach Roberts swam a PBT to finish 11th in the 15-16 Boys with a 9:06.66. Men's 800 Free Relay finished 9th. Friday: 200 Free: Patrick Kirby finished 15th with a PBT of 2:04.01. 100 Fly: Mikayla Puckett finished 8th witha PBT of 1:08.02. Kelsey Swartout won the B Final with a PBT of...

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GCST RESULTS AT FLAGS: GCST RESULTS WITH IMPROVEMENTS THURSDAY: 13-14 800 Free: Nick Fabian won the 13-14 Boys 800 Free at the South site with a new Futures Qualifying time of 8:40.67. Gio Medina finished 11th with a PBT of 9:31.76. 11-12 800 Free: Liam Halsey finished 2nd with a PBT of 9:41.46. Nicholas Kirby finished 7th with a PBT of 10:11.73. Katia Bushko finished 11th with a PBT of 10:30.52. Karter Seluk finished 13th. 13-14 Boys 800 Free Relay finished 2nd. GCST in 4th place combined teams. FRIDAY: 13-14:...

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GCST swimmers competing at the Southern Zone South Sectional in Gainesville, FL are Cadence Fort, Keelan Fort, Zach Roberts, Antonio Medina, and Miguel Siwady. SUNDAY, DAY 4: Cadence Fort finished 5th in the Women's 1500 Free with a PBT of 17:16.61. Miguel Siwady finished 11th with a PBT of 16:51.06 in the Men's 1500 Free. Zach Roberts swam a PBT in the Men's 1500 Free with a 17:17.83. Keelan Fort swam a PBT in the Men's 200 Back with a 2:17.26. SATURDAY, DAY 3: Cadence Fort won th B Final...

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Landon Cairns qualified for FLAGS with a new 13-14 Boys cut in the 800 Free. Kallen Garner-Chan made 2 new 10 & Under Boys cuts in the 50 Back, and 200 Free. Congratulations to both swimmers! Results https://www.teamunify.com/team/fsgcst/page/events#/team-events/past/1268303

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GCST received the 3rd Place Combined Team trophy from USA Swimming based on our finishes at the 2021 USA Swimming Open Water National Championships. Congratulations to Cadence Fort, and Noah Smith on winning this awesome accomplishment.