Posts made in March, 2013

Team Report – 2013 Ontario Winter Festival Championships

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013

Team Report – 2013 Ontario Winter Festival Championships

Toronto, February 23- 24, 2013  – Recently we sent 4 qualified swimmers to Ontario Winter Festival – a junior provincial championship meet for swimmers 13 and under – held at the University of Toronto Pool. We were a small but mighty team placing 20th overall out of 38 teams(17th on the girls side).

Congratulations to the following swimmers who made the tough qualification times and represented our club at this championship meet – Abby Gowland(13), Sarah Hawkins(13), Judson Nickerson (12), Ethan Placek (11).

Abby Gowland had an outstanding weekend swimming to gold in the 50 free in an Age Group National qualifying time of 27.96,  taking the silver in the very exciting 100 free final and finishing out her weekend with a big personal best and 5th place finish in the 400 free.  Sarah Hawkins had a full weekend of racing placing in the top 10 in all 6 of her races and taking the bronze medal in both the 100 free and 200 IM.  Ethan Placek also had a busy weekend with 4 top 10 finishes and an incredible swim in the 100 free earning him a bronze medal.  Judson Nickerson had 2 top 10 finishes including  a great personal best time in the 200 back earning him a 5th place finish.

Full image gallery here
Video from the meet on our WD YouTube
Full meet results available at Swim Canada
Festival Standards

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March 1 WD40

Posted by on Mar 18, 2013

Results are in for the latest WD40 … great swims by our Novice group!

Friday, March 1, 2013200IM, 200 free, 50 free

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Team Report – 2013 Central Region Winter Team Champs

Posted by on Mar 13, 2013

Team Report – 2013 Central Region Winter Team Champs

Etobicoke, February 16- 17, 2013 – Wow, what a fun weekend! Lots of great swims and personal best times – a huge number of seconds dropped by our swimmers. This meet was also the first meet for our newest dolphins and they had some fantastic swims. Congratulations to Mccaley Campbell, Sophia Eaton, Dylan Popovich, Gabriel Frame, William Mitchell , Samuel Herrington, Adelaide Whelpdale!

Congratulations to the following swimmers who made multiple top 8 finishes – Aidan Taube, Amy Moller, Ashley Manou,  Cameron Ward, Conor Smyth, Emma Moss, Lea Bouckley, Michael Bushe, Natasha Cvitkovic, Nicklaus Gibson, Nicole Madill, Paige Shaw, Paulina Mueller, Sydni Kelly, Taylor Rae Morrell.

Full results are available at Swim Canada here
Full image gallery here

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Team Report – 2013 Central Region SC Champs

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013

Team Report – 2013 Central Region SC Champs

Etobicoke, February 07- 10, 2013 – It’s February – Championship month! Up first is Central Regionals and this past weekend we sent our largest team of qualified swimmers in more than 5 years! This is very exciting and really shows the depth of talent in our club.

Central Regionals brings together some of the fastest swimmers in Central Ontario and is always a thrill to watch, typically with over 1000 swimmers in attendance. To compete in this championship meet, swimmers must attain the Central Region qualifying standards

Congratulations to the following swimmers who met the tough qualifying times: Spencer Beatty(15), Isaac Bouckley(18), Alexandra Campbell(15), Evan Cvitkovic(15), Natasha Cvitkovic(10), Idriss Eddahani(21), Autumn Forster(14), Abby Gowland(13), Abbey Hawkins(10), Sarah Hawkins(13), Spencer Holmes(11),Sydni Kelly(12), Katie Morrell(12), Taylor Rae Morrell(15), Emma Moss(10), Judson Nickerson(12), Annabelle Potvin(10), Benoit Potvin(13), Harrison Potvin(14), Jaime Puhm(12), Max Schindler(12), Hannah Serrao(12), Anne Vieira(14)

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Swim Skills Spring Session Registration

Posted by on Mar 5, 2013

Online registration for the Spring Swim Skills session will open Wednesday March 6th at 9am.

You can access the online registration here –  http://whitbydolphins.com/2012-13-registration/

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