Open Water Racing Wraps Up During the Canadian Junior Swimming Championships

                       

 

 

Ten of Nova Scotia’s top junior swimmers wrapped up competing in the open water events at the 2018 Canadian Junior Swimming Championships today.

Top finishers from Nova Scotia include Hanna Mountford of the Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club finished 9th in the women’s 3km distance; Hayden Bartoch of the Halifax Wavecutters Aquatic Club also finished 9th in the men’s 1.5km distance and Lucy Jardine of the Sackville Waves Aquatic Club finished 11th in the 1.5km distance.

Nova Scotia swimmers participated in 1.5km and 3km open water events this morning at St. Malo Provincial Park in Winnipeg, MB. Nearly 150 swimmers in various age groups entered the open water events, which was the conclusion of the 2018 Canadian Junior Swimming Championships.

Top Nova Scotia Results from Open Water:

Swimmer/Club

Age Group

Distance

Place/Time

Ashleigh McKenna, Halifax Trojan Aquatic Club (HTAC) Women’s 13-14 1.5km Open Water

 

52nd/25:26.10
Marion Synishin, HTAC Women’s 13-14 1.5km Open Water

 

53rd/25:26.30
Hanna Mountford, HTAC Women’s 15-17 3km Open Water 9th/40:24.80
Grace Earle, HTAC Women’s 15-17 3km Open Water 28th/41:53.30
Nicholas Bourbonniere, HTAC Men’s 16-18 3km Open Water 35th/39:29.60
Heidi Bartoch, Halifax Wavecutters Aquatic Club (HWAC) Women’s 13-14 1.5km Open Water 43rd/21:42.90
Hayden Bartoch, HWAC Men’s 14-15 1.5km Open Water 9th/18:41.00
Lucy Jardine, Sackville Waves Aquatic Team (SWAT) Women’s 13-14 1.5km Open Water 11th/20:20.00
Ella Dobson, SWAT Women’s 13-14 1.5km Open Water 33rd/21:10.30
Craig Bush, SWAT Men’s 14-15 1.5km Open Water 28th/20:31.30

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