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Emma Hesterman

MAVS LC TSUNAMI INVITATIONAL Seton, Calgary, AB. 10th and 11th May, 2024 Congratulations to the 69 swimmers that competed at our inaugural long course meet this past weekend, we had many great swims, with qualifications achieved and brand-new swims swum. Thank you to Kylie, Lindsay and Adrien and all our amazing parent volunteers who made this competition run smoothly and efficiently. CLUB RECORD BROKEN Lucy Wiens (15) broke the 100m Free record in 1:00.59 FESTIVAL QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Zachary Flora (50 Back, 100 Back) Dane Gardner (100 Free, 100 Fly, 100...

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Congratulations to Lucy Wiens and Mikayla Paul who were selected by Swim Alberta and attended the 3-day 'Emerge Camp' in Calgary this past weekend. They had a weekend of lots of swimming, dryland and classroom presentations, new friends made and many fun memories.

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COULEE KIDS PEDIATRIC DENTISTRY CHALLENGE Lethbridge, AB. 3RD – 5TH MAY, 2024 Congratulations to the 48 swimmers that travelled to Lethbridge this past weekend. We had many successful swims with best times and new swims created which resulted in many Top 3 medals and Top 10 finishes, including many qualification standards achieved. FESTIVAL QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Dane Gardner (50 Free, 100 Back, 50 Back, 100 Fly) Clay Johnston (100 Free, 50 Free, 100 Back, 50 Fly, 100 Fly) Jerome Ling (100 Free, 50 Free, 100 Back, 50 Fly, 100 Fly, 50...

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47th CHINOOK INVITATIONAL 19th – 21st April, 2024 Congratulations to the 38 swimmers that competed at the Chinook Invitational this past weekend. This was a great training meet for most to work on race strategies and long course racing and we also had many best times, qualification standards achieved and many medals and top 10 placings. FESTIVAL QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Jerome Ling (50 Free, 50 Fly, 50 Breast, 50 Back, 100 Breast, 100 Fly) ALBERTA PROVINCIAL QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Oscar Bednarz, Slade Diakiw, Rylee Flora, Wells Ginzer, Alex Holt, Cora Hunter, Leah...

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DINO CUP Congratulations to the 34 Boys and Girls (11U for the boys and 10U for the Girls) who competed on the weekend. We had many brand-new swims swam this past weekend, lots of best times and several new festival times achieved as well as an aggregate award. AGGREGATE AWARD Congratulations to Jerome Ling on achieving 3rd overall for 11-year-old boys for his combined swims. FESTIVAL TIME STANDARDS ACHIEVED Zachary Flora (50 and 100 Back) Simon Freeland (100 Free, 100 IM, 100 Back, 100 Breast, 50 Free, 50 Back) Zidan...

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WESTERN CANADIAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Winnipeg, MB. 21st – 24th March, 2024 Congratulations to Wells, Alex, Lucy, Mackenzie, Mikayla and Rylee on a very successful Western Canadian Nationals. We came away with 6 medals and several Top 8 and Top 16 swims. We ranked 18th overall out of 67 clubs. There were also 4 new club records broken and several new Olympic Trials, Canadian Junior National and Canadian Senior National Qualifying times achieved & re-achieved. Very proud how all the swimmers who stepped up and gave their very best for the end...

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NCSA SPRING INVITATIONAL 16TH AND 17TH MARCH, 2024 Congratulations to all the swimmers who competed at the NCSA Spring Invitational at Seton this past weekend. We had numerous best times achieved as well as many Top 10 swims. FESTIVAL QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Gavin Arnet, Zachary Flora, Dane Gardner, Cohen Haugrud, Clay Johnston, Lauren Macdonald, Logan Stehr. SILVER Zachary Flora (50 Back) Lauren Macdonald (50 Back) TOP 10 Lauryn Campbell, Jensen Davis, Zachary Flora, Dane Gardner, Mika Hassen, Brynna Hurd, Leah Jaber, Clay Johnston, Matthew Kohn, Lauren Macdonald, Kolbi-Rai McTavish, Ellie Nevin,...

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ALBERTA SPRING CHAMPIONSHIPS Calgary, AB. 7th – 10th March, 2024 Coming off a very successful Provincial Trials, we jumped right into SPRING CHAMPIONSHIPS for 4 days. We had 7 Championship medals awarded, 2 club records broken; 2 Youth Recognition Awards & 2 new qualifiers for Western Nationals in Winnipeg next week (Alexander Holt & Rylee Flora). We have 7 swimmers qualified for Western Nationals with 6 swimmers attending in Winnipeg next week. CLUB RECORDS BROKEN Lucy Wiens (15) broke an 8-year-old record in the 50 Back in 30.16. and a...

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2024 ALBERTA PROVINCIAL TRIALS Edmonton, AB. 1ST – 3RD MARCH, 2024 What a fantastic weekend in Edmonton for Provincial Trials, we had so many exciting swims and the swimmers really stepped it up in the Finals. We had several swims that went from non-medal position placing to gold medal. As a result, we had 3 new qualifiers for Alberta Championships; 4 Gold medals, 3 Silver medals & 2 Bronze medals as well as 5 Top 8 Finishes. Congratulations swimmers. PROVINCIAL QUALIFICATION STANDARDS Tanner Donnelly, Declan Harrison, Cora Hunter, Leah Hunter,...

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WESTERN TRANSMOUNTAIN FESTIVAL 23RD AND 24TH FEBRUARY, 2024 Congratulations to the swimmers who qualified and competed at the Western Transmountain Festival at the weekend. It was our 1st long course competition and great start. We are now in the window for qualification for Western Nationals, Canadian Junior/Senior Championships and Olympic Trials. We had many new best times established, qualification standards achieved and several club records broken. CLUB RECORDS BROKEN Mikayla Paul (14) broke the 13/14 age group club record in 50 Free in 27.85 Mackenze Hurd (17) broke the 17...