At this competition featuring 489 athletes, the Pointe-Claire Swim Club, which was represented by 26 young swimmers, reached the top of the rankings and won eight medals: one gold, three silver, and four bronze.
In individual events, Stephanie Horner and Connor Ising both won bronze medals, in the 1,500-m freestyle and 200-m breaststroke respectively.
Relay teams shone bright with six medals in the following events: one gold medal in the 4 x 100-m mixed medley; three silver medals in the 4 x 200-m women’s freestyle, 4 x 100-m women’s medley and 4 x 100-m men’s medley; and finally two bronze medals in the 4 x 100-m and 4 x 200-m men’s freestyle.
Charles Millette also had an outstanding performance, setting two new club records in the 15-17 age group in the 200-m backstroke (2:05.85) and 200-m butterfly (2:03.68).
“These passionate young people train hard to improve their technique and speed. These results reflect their tremendous effort and work ethic,” said Mayor Belevedere in conclusion.