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Team Report – 2016 Ontario Spring Long Course Championships

Posted by on Mar 15, 2016

Team Report – 2016 Ontario Spring Long Course Championships

Ottawa, March 2016 – A team of five traveled to Ottawa in early March for the Ontario Spring Long Course Championships. This Ontario under 18 championship meet featured 770 of the fastest swimmers in the province.

Ethan Placek swam a club record breaking 25.46 50m freestyle taking gold and top spot in the province. Ethan also took silver in the 400m freestyle(and new club record) and bronze in the 100m freestyle. Top eight finishes in 200m freestyle and 200m IM rounding out an incredible weekend of powerhouse swims.

Judson Nickerson had an excellent weekend of top 8 swims including winning the bronze medal in the 200m backstroke in a new club record time of 2:18.45. He also swam new best times for 5th place finish in the 400m freestyle, 6th place finish in the 800m freestyle and 6th place finish in the 1500m freestyle.

Ben Potvin swam a solid 1:04.69 in the 100m butterfly and 26.10 in the 50m freestyle in the very competitive 16-17 boys category.

Sarah Hawkins raced to a 1:09.29 in the 100m butterfly.

Harry Potvin had an excellent weekend of swims and was instrumental in great finishes in the boys 15 and over relay events including a 34.7 breaststroke split in the medley relay and a 27.57 free split in the freestyle relay.

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