REPORTING · 23rd February 2015
Kitimat Marlin Swim Club
Four of the 6 swimmers who qualified for the AA provincial championships from the Kitimat marlins swim club attended this last weekend in Chilliwack. There were over 300 swimmers from across bc and the Yukon in attendance at the championships. The marlin swimmers swam extremely well and all posted personal best times throughout the meet.
Leading the way for the marlins was Alex vanHorne (11) who achieved his first AAA provincial qualifying time on his way to the gold medal in the 11 and under boys 100 meter backstroke.
Adrianna Florit (10) had her best result in the 11 and under girls 200 meter breaststroke with a 5th place finish.
Hayden dobbin (15) placed in the top 8 in two events for 14 and over boys. Dobbin placed 6th in the 1500 meter freestyle and 7th in the 400 im.
Ethan Velho (14) had his best results in the 14 and over boys 200 backstroke with a 14th place finish.