Posts made in January, 2014

Team Report – Jesse Coward Winterlude

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014

Huntsville, Jan. 18-20, 2014 –  We sent a small group of swimmers to enjoy a fun, snowy weekend in Huntsville. Congratulations to Lauren Burleigh, Mikayla Densham, William Finnigan, Cezar Hirsescu, Jaydane Jolicoeur, Rosalyn Kovacevich, Hailey Lynch and Dylan Popovich on their top eight finishes and to Katherine Chadwick, Brenna Doherty, Josh Finnigan, Mabel Johnson, Rachel Odell and  Adelaide Whelpdale on some great personal best swims(including some double digit time drops)!

Team results – here
Full results at Swim Canada


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Thank you

Posted by on Jan 22, 2014

Thank you to the WD families and local businesses who have donated raffle/silent auction items for our upcoming fundraisers.

Advantage Chiropractic –
Bicycles Plus –
Bowmanville Zoo –‎
Brothers Ristorante –
Esthetics by Gillian – 905-655-4088
Georgio’s Hair Salon –‎
Lavish Salon & Spa –
Lifetouch –
LongArm Quilting Fun– 21 Hartrick Place, Whitby  9052401487 email
Michael Penny  –
Nail Art – 20 Broadleaf Ave, Whitby,  (905) 620-1440
Nailicious  30 Taunton 107A Rd E Whitby (905) 493-3335
Normark Canada –
Roy’s Enterprises –
Scotties Skis & Boards –
Shoeless Joe’s Brooklin – 5 Winchester Rd E, Whitby (905) 620-0013
Shrimp Cocktail –
Valentino’s –
Whitby/Oshawa Sports Express Magazine –
Williams Chocolate –

Note: we are still collecting items so if you have anything to donate or ideas for businesses to approach, please email

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Team Report – Belleville Winter Invitational

Posted by on Jan 19, 2014

Belleville, January 11-12, 2014 –  Another great meet for our Whitby Dolphins swimmers – in a pretty competitive field of over 460 athletes from all over Ontario, our dolphins took home 14 Gold, 18 Silver and 12 Bronze Medals!

Team results   Full results via Swim Canada

Our Novices swam great with Jude Moss, Alex Lacourciere and Noah Freelove working really hard on their races, starts and turns.  Noah dropped time on his 25 Free and 25 Back.  Alex swam his first 100IM getting a great time of 2:30.90, dropping time. Jude Moss is now 3rd in Canada for 100Free, 5th in Canada for 100Bk and in the top 20 for a further 3 events! …

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Team Report – Ontario Division III Team Champs

Posted by on Jan 19, 2014

Windsor, December 2013 – Twenty five Whitby Dolphins swimmers traveled to Windsor recently for the Swim Ontario Division III Team Champs. With outstanding swims from every swimmer, the team earned 57 top 8 finishes, 27 medals, 2 new club records and many Central Ontario Region, Provincial and National qualifying times.

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Team Report – Pickering Lisa Flood Christmas Classic

Posted by on Jan 18, 2014

Pickering, December 2013 – What a greet weekend! 8 sessions, 43 swimmers, 263 events, 28 medals and many, many huge best times!

Team results       Full results via Swim Canada

Novice Swimmers performed very well in all their events with some spectacular swims and lots of time reduced! Our youngest swimmers Jude, Noah, Alex and Mabel all swam great, with an epic 1:43.45 time for 100 Free from Jude! Alex swam great with some 25 m sprints and a fabulous 50 Free with a time of 58.55 ! Noah had a great weekend with his sprints 25 free and back reducing his 25 free time by 3 seconds! Mable had great swims with 4 out of 7 of her events she swam for the first time including 100 medley! Hannah swam great and showed great improvement especially in her starts and dives and achieved a 7th place in 25 free and an 8th place in 50 back! Katy C and Dylan G, Hailey L and Emily McLaine all swimming 100IM for the first time, they swam it really well, learning about pacing and turns well done! Hailey Lynch swam a 100m IM for the first time and achieved a 1st place in 25 Br and a 2nd in 25m Fly. …

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