James Cormier of the Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club was selected earlier this season to represent Team East at Swimming Canada’s East-West Youth Dual Meet along with Head Coach, Aaron Maszko.
Cormier set a new Nova Scotia Provincial Record in the men’s 400m Individual Medley with a time of 4:25.58 and a fourth place finish. James competed in a total of five individual events and qualified for Senior Nationals with a personal best time in the 1500m Freestyle.
Event Place Time
50m Breaststroke 6th 31.44
400m Individual Medley 4th 4:25.58
200m Breaststroke 7th 2:24.82
1500m Freestyle 4th 15:56.50 (unofficial)
200m Individual Medley 4th 2:06.69
The competition targeted Canada’s top youth and prospect age swimmers. The youth age for the boys was 16-17 and prospects 15 and under. For the girls was 15-16 and 14 and under. Swimmers earned points for their team for each individual race with points doubled for relays.
The 2014 East-West Youth Dual Meet took place July 29th and 30th in Winnipeg, MB at the Pan Am Pool.
For complete results, please visit: http://swimmanitoba.mb.ca/liveresults/