SMASHING CONTINUANCE IN WHITEHORSE

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

CONGRATULATIONS to all swimmers who attended the Whitehorse meet.  A continued memorable start as NINE club records were broken during the weekend.

  • Tiny but mighty… Mina Lockhart unrelenting pursuit of greatness broke FOUR club records;
    • She broke her own record in the 50 Back by .78 in Girl’s U/8 to a new record of 48.89;
    • As well as her record in 50 Fly by .81 in Girl’s U/8 to a new record of 46.01;
    • Besides her other record in 100IM Girl’s U/8 by .74 to a new record of 1:51.51;
    • And Finally Mina broke Tegan Konge’s 100 Back record by 3.68 to a new record of 1:44.38.

 

  • Madison Penney insistent pursuit to perfection broke THREE club records;
    • She broke her own record in the 50 fly by .86 in Female 13-14 to a new record of 32.37;
    • As well as Aodhan Mooney’s 50 Free Female 13-14 by .83 to a new record of 28.86;
    • And Finally Megan Vu’s 50 Back Female 13-14 by .74 to a new record of 33.81.

 

  • Gabriel Leclerc relentless pursuit of precision broke TWO records;
    • The record that he is most pleased in breaking is Stephen Giovanetto’s 2007 - 100 Breast in Male 13-14 by .72 to a new record of 1:14.68;
    • His time in the 200IM was .14 of a second faster than Jeremy Jaud’s record set 25 years ago in 1991 to a new record of 2:23.17.

Not only were our club records broken, but we broke 11 of their Ryan Downing Memorial Swim Meet Records.  They are:

  • Girls 10/U – Madison Bell – 50 Breast 50.27
  • Boys 11/12 – Leo Konge – 50 Fly 34.29 …. 100 Fly 1:22.35
  • Boys 13/14 – Gabriel Leclerc – 400 Free 4:50.79 …. 50 Back 32.46 ….. 50 Fly 28.19 ….. 100 Fly 1:04.00 .....  50 Breast 33.40 .....  100 Breast 1:14.68 ….. 200 Breast 2:42.73 ….. 200IM 2:23.17

 

Madison Bell, Bailey Johnston, Alexander Ketchum, Leo Konge, Gabriel Leclerc, Effie Lockhart, Madison Penney all swum Alberta Provincial Times. WELL DONE.

Madison Penney and Gabriel Leclerc also swum Alberta Championship Times. HATS OFF.

The results of the meet are on the results page.