Date archives July 2017

Fast Swimming Continues Among Nova Scotia’s Swimmers at the 2017 RBC Canadian Junior Swimming Championships

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Nova Scotia swimmers had another terrific day in the pool during the fourth day of competition at the RBC Canadian Junior Swimming Championships taking place at Toronto’s Pan Am Sports Centre.

Halifax Trojan swimmer, Hanna Mountford earned herself two second swims today in the women’s 13-14 200m Freestyle and 100m Backstroke.  Mountford finished fourteenth in the 200m Freestyle with a time of 2:11.39 and fifth in the 100m Backstroke with a time of 1:05.92, shattering her previous best time.

Nicolaas Groeneveld of the Wolfville Tritons Swim Club made his debut at the competition today swimming the men’s 15-17 200m Breaststroke, where he earned a spot in the consolation final. Groeneveld finished twentieth overall with a time of 2:35.85.

Competition in the pool wraps up on Sunday, and the open water events start at 9am July 31st; race distances include 2.5km and 5km.

Results from Day Four:




Nicholas Bourbonniere, Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club (HTAC) Men’s 14-16

200m Freestyle

Hanna Mountford, HTAC Women’s 13-14

200m Freestyle

Women’s 13-14

100m Backstroke

Madison Archer, HTAC Women’s 15-17

200m Freestyle

Hayden Bartoch, Halifax Wavecutters Aquatic Club (HWAC) Men’s 14-16

200m Freestyle

Madison Bond, Truro Centurions Swim Club (TCSC) Women’s 13-14

200m Breaststroke

Ben Mingo, TCSC Men’s 14-16

100m Backstroke

Ava Vial, Wolfville Tritons Swim Club (WTSC) Women’s 15-17

200m Breaststroke

Nicolaas Groeneveld, WTSC Men’s 14-16

200m Breaststroke


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