Posts made in December, 2014

Division III Team Championships this weekend!

Posted by on Dec 8, 2014

Our team of 30 selected swimmers are off to Windsor to compete in the Ontario Division III Team Championships. Its been an exciting period of hard training, modified diet, lots of stroke technique and plenty of rest too. We have some excellent seeding in the meet in individual events as well as relays.

Watch our team this weekend via Live Results, Facebook/Twitter and our YouTube Channel. Go Dolphins Go!

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It’s been an exciting Fall!

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014

New club records, some over 10 years old!

8 & under boys
Jude Moss broke records in 25 Backstroke, 50 Backstroke and 25 Butterfly

11-12 boys
Ethan Placek broke records in 100 Freestyle, 200 Freestyle, 400 Freestyle,800 Freestyle, 50 Backstroke, 100 Backstroke, 100 Individual Medley, 200 Individual Medley, 400 Individual Medley

13-14 boys
Judson Nickerson broke records in 400 Freestyle and 800 Freestyle

Benoit Potvin broke the 100 Individual Medley record

See full listing of club records here boys   girls

Thresholds have been broken and the bar has been raised!

Three boys also broke the 1 minute mark in the 100 Freestyle!
Ethan Placek – 58.28, Benoit Potvin- 58.90,  Judson Nickerson – 59.86

Ben Potvin broke the 30 second mark in the 50 Butterfly!
Benoit Potvin – 29.33

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Spookfest – Scarborough

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014

Our Dolphins hit the Pan Am pool and delivered outstanding performance dropping times and breaking club records.  Ethan Placek not only finished first in all 6 races, he broke the WD Club Record for a sizzling  0:59.57 for 100 Free,  4:49.51 for 400 Free and  2:32.70 for the 200 IM.  McCaley Campbell dropped times in 5 races and achieved  5 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze. Cameron Ward nailed 3 gold and 3 bronze.  Gabby Hurst had a great performance with 2 Gold, 2 Silver, 2 Bronze.   Timothy Mundy, Judson Nickerson and Harrison Potvin brought home 2 Gold and 1 Silver each as well several Bronze finishes, with Judson Nickerson breaking a WD club record for his 400 Free at 4:30.18.  Personal Bests for the season so far are too numerous to mention  – for the full meet report click <here>.  In all, 23 Gold, 19 Silver and 10 Bronze finishes.  Fantastic performance for all our swimmers and a great start the swimming season!

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Pro-Tech Pool & Spa Challenge – Peterborough

Posted by on Dec 3, 2014

The WD team sent Junior Gold, Senior Gold, Senior Blue and Senior White swimmers to Trent University on Oct 24-26 and brought home 23 Gold, 15 Silver and 18 Bronze finishes.  Leading the pack was Ethan Placek with 9 first place finishes including club record breaking finishes for 800 Free, 50 Back, 100 Back  Judson Nickerson close behind with 6 Gold, including a WD Club Record for his 800 Free at 9:16.74, 3 Silver and 2 Bronze place finishes.  Felipe Escobar, McCaley Campbell and Sarah Hawkins all finished first place their races and dropped times.  For full meet results click <here>.  Way to go Dophins!

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