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Busy Weekend for the Guelph Marlins

Busy Weekend for the Guelph Marlins swimmers! As Covid restrictions have lifted, swim meets have ramped up. The Guelph Marlin Swimmers have been practicing throughout Covid and ready for their day to race.

Busy Weekend for the Guelph Marlins swimmers!
As Covid restrictions have lifted, swim meets have ramped up. The Guelph Marlin Swimmers have been practicing throughout Covid and ready for their day to race.
This weekend, two of our athletes, Jenna Walters and Ali Kudo attended the Speedo Eastern Canadian Championships in Montreal. No disappointments to be found. As well as many personal best times and placings, notably Ali placed 3rd in the 400m Free and Jenna placed 3rd in the 100m Free. So proud of these girls!
Meanwhile, over 70 athletes headed to Brantford to attend the Brantford Long Course Invitational Meet and results were stellar. Many athletes swimming events for the first time, achieving personal bests, and making/attending finals for the first time.
Top 8 results from Brantford:
50m Free: Andrea 3rd, Linda 7th, Julian 3rd, Andrew A 6th, Andrew P 7th, Matthew 8th, Jason 1st, Aly 3rd, Angela 7th
100m Free:Andrea 1st, Julian 3rd, Andrew 6th, Jason 2nd, Charlie 8th
200m Free:Aly 1st, Angela 3rd, Anna 7th, Fynn 8th, Andrea 1st, Julian 1st, Jason 7th
400m Free: Megan 5th, Matthew 5th, Rhya 7th, Cohen 4th
50m Back: Aly 1st, Charlotte 1st, Angela 5th, Julia 7th, Fynn 1st, Andrea 2nd, Fiona 8th, Julian 5th, Noah 7th, Aidan 8th, Jason 1st, Sam 8th
100m Back: Megan 4th, Linda 7th, Julian 1st, Noah 2nd, Jason 2nd, Alessandro 6th, Charlotte 2nd, Charlie 2nd
200m Back: Megan 4th, Emily 5th, Noah 2nd, Julian 3rd, Aidan 5th, Alessandro 3rd, Julia 1st, Charlotte 2nd, Angela 4th, Matthew 6th,
50m Fly: Andrew 8th, Sam 4th, Elliot 7th, Sanija 8th, Aly 1st, Charlotte 3rd, Paige 5th, Charlie 4th, Cohen 8th
100m Fly: Faith 8th, Matthew 3rd, Himain 5th, Sam 7th, Aly 1st
200m Fly: Angela 3rd, Sofia 2nd, Sarah 3rd, Mikayla 4th, Noah 4th, Alessandro 1st, Elliot 4th
50m Breast:Andrea 1st, Katie 6th, Ella 2nd, Andrew A 3rd, Jason 3rd, Alessandro 7th, Angela 1st, Julia 5th
100m Breast: Julia 6th, Brianne 6th, Andrea 1st, Katie 4th, Ella 3rd, Allison 6th, Fiona 8th, Andrew A 3rd, Matthew 8th, Sam 6th
200m Breast: Katie 6th, Fiona 7th, Allison 8th, Matthew 6th, Alessandro 5th, Alex 7th, Mikaela 5th, Brianne 7th, Fynn 7th
200IM: Andrea 1st, Noah 5th, Alessandro 5th, Aly 1st
400IM: Alessandro 2nd
Marlin swimmers will be back in the pool May 13-15th at their own Guelph Splash and Dash Long Course Invitational held at the Victor Davis Pool.
About the Guelph Marlin Aquatic Club: Founded in 1969 and proud to be newly sponsored by Speedo, The Guelph Marlin Aquatic Club is an inclusive organization and welcomes full participation of all individuals in our comprehensive learn to swim, pre-competitive and competitive programming and activities led by certified coaching staff with decades of experience. Most years, our instructors teach more than 900 swimmers over the Fall, Winter and Spring sessions of Swim Lessons. In the2020/2021 competitive swimming season, 11 Guelph Marlins athletes qualified for Olympic trials and 2 Para Athletes qualified for Para-Olympic Trials. Guelph Marlins Para Athlete, Jordan Tucker, is a Canadian record holder in the 50m and 100m Butterfly. Follow content curated by senior Marlins swimmers on Facebook and Instagram.