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Alex Pasemko

Canmore Pentathlon Recap A great first meet of the 2022/23 season under our belts! We had 27 Riptides athletes attend the meet. Everyone cam out of the weekend with a handful of personal bests, provincial standards, championship standards, and even a couple new club records! Podium winners of the Pentathlon (Top scorers of 100IM and all 50m events): Girls 11 yrs: Bronze- Greta Dove Boys 13 yrs: Silver- Ethan Lake Boys 14 yrs: Gold-Benni Purnhauser Silver- Rhys Ashcroft Club Records: Benni is also the new club record holder in the...

Alex Pasemko

38 Riptides Athletes competed over the Jun 4-5 weekend, the most the club has ever brought to a meet! With much of the competitive club in attendance coaches saw such great team spirit, fast swimming, and lots of rain. We had some new competitors from the Novice program attend this meet as their first meet. It was such a great experience for the novice swimmers that they all wanted to go back and compete at more meets for next year. This is such a great attitude to see from such...

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Swim school registration opens June 29 https://zone4.ca/register.asp?id=23795 Registration for Riptides is open now: https://zone4.ca/register.asp?id=26286

Alex Pasemko

Well done on the weekend with the swim meet! Thank you to all for volunteering and putting on a great meet for the athletes. Everyone seemed to have a positive experience whether it was their first competition or the 10th. The athletes had a lot of great swims throughout the afternoon, lots of high fives and smiles to go around. We had Greta in the White group break a couple clubs records! 1 in the girls 10 and under 100 FR and the other in the 200FR. Well done Greta!...

Alex Pasemko

An amazing turn out at the Riptides vs. Patriots meet hosted on November 27th! We had 35 Riptides athletes participate in the meet. Of those 35 we had 10 new novice swimmers race for the first time. This was an incredible turn out for new athletes racing. The experience for them must have made an impact because they are all asking when the next meet is! We had some outstanding swims from Greta, Charlie, Danae and Scottlyn- well done! Greta has qualified for the Festival meets. Scotlyn, Charlie and Danae...