Canadian Masters Champs Update

May. 20, 2014

Another great weekend of swimming in Western Region with 500 swimmers coming from as far as Russian, Sweden, England and USA to join Canadian swimmers in Windsor.  The event was run from Friday, May 16th until Monday May 19th.

Several Western Region clubs with satellite swimming were there including Brantford Aquatic Club, Burlington, Cambridge, Golden Hawk swimming, Golden Horshoe Aquatic Club, London Silver Dolphins, Middlesex swimming, Wilmot Aces and Windsor Aquatic and Windsor Essex.

The London Silver Dolphins was the top Canadian team with 1404 points outscoring Etobicoke Masters.

There were 7 World Records, 34 National records and 26 Ontario records set. Greg Streppel of Cambridge set 3 National record in 1500 Free, 400 Free, 200 Fly and Sheila Treleaven from Middlesex Swimming set 2 National records in 400 Free and 200 IM. Tom Verth of Brantford Aquatic Club set 2 National records in 50 Free and 100 IM and an Ontario record in 100 free. Terri Macdougall of Cambridge set an Ontario record in 100 Breast and Matt Mains and Jose Walsh from Golden Hawks set Ontario records in 100 Breast and 200 Breast.

Congratulations to all Western region teams and swimmers for a great weekend.