Competition Wraps Up for NS Swimmers at the Canadian Swimming Trials


Seven of Nova Scotia’s top swimmers wrapped up competing today at the 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials at Edmonton’s Kinsmen Sports Centre.

Halifax Trojan swimmer, Danial Murphy finished 8th today in the Men’s Para Multi-Class 50m Freestyle with a time of 44.83.

This was Swimming Canada’s flagship event of this year’s swimming season, with Canada’s best swimmers racing to represent the country at the Pan Pacific Championships this summer in Tokyo and the Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships in Cairns, Australia.  The final team rosters will be available online.

In total, approximately 400 swimmers from 105 clubs competed from across Canada with visiting competitors from France, Peru, Thailand, Singapore, Scotland and the United States.

Complete results from Nova Scotia’s swimmers:




Brett Liem, Dartmouth Crusaders Swim Club (DCSC) 50m Freestyle 17th/23.73
Lise Cinq-Mars, Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club (HTAC) 100m Butterfly 21st/1:02.50
Tyler Herron, HTAC 100m Backstroke 21st/59.05
Alec Karlsen, HTAC 400m Individual Medley 15th/4:33.24
Danial Murphy, HTAC Para Multi-Class 50m Freestyle 8th/44.83
Para Multi-Class 100m Freestyle 7th/1:32.81
Para Multi-Class 200m Freestyle 4th/3:12.33
Para Multi-Class 50m Backstroke 1st/55.46
Para Multi-Class 50m Butterfly 4th/52.30
Sarah Polley, HTAC 100m Freestyle 15th/57.44
200m Backstroke 13th/2:17.06
Isabel Sarty, HTAC 1500m Freestyle 22nd/17:53.54

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