Canada

Canada’s Trent University Swim Teams Fighting to Retain Varsity Status

Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada is fighting to retain their varsity status in the Canadian Interuniversity Sport after swimmers…

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Lochte, Beisel vs Canada’s Best at Mel Zajac International

On May 24th-26th 440 swimmers will gather at the UBC Aquatic Centre to compete in the Mel Zajac Jr International…

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Close to 900 swimmers competing at Canadian Masters Nationals

From May 17th-20th the Nepean Master Swim Club in co-operation with the Nepean Kanata Barracudas Age Group Swim Club will…

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Hardcore Swim of the Week: Etobicoke’s Ray Yang Breaks Canadian NAG Record by Four Seconds

Ray Yang of the Etobicoke Swim Club is crushing 200 fly National Records, and he’s got another 6 months to go before aging up.

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Swimming Canada Seeks Chief Executive Officer

“Swimming Canada is seeking its next Chief Executive Officer to build on this success nationally and lead it to greater achievements.”

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Brits, Home Team Canadians Announce Teams for IPC World Championships

The host teams from Canada and the mega-squad from Great Britain both announced their IPC World Championship rosters this week.

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Canada Names 2013 World University Games Squads

Georgia Bulldogs Brittany MacLean is one of a handful of swimmers who will take on this summer’s World University Games and the World Championships two weeks later. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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One Senior, Two Junior, Irish Records Broken on Day 2 in Dublin

Calgary’s Fiona Doyle crept closer to qualification for Barcelona on day 2 of the 2013 Irish Long Course National Championships. (Photo Courtesy: David Moll / University of Calgary)

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Legendary Swimmer, Cali Swim Coach Boyer Loses Fight With Brain Cancer

The former Canadian National Record holder in the 100 free is a legend at Cabrillo High School, where he worked for 28 years until his retirement in 2008. (Stock Photo: Janna Schulze/SwimSwam.com)

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The Olympian Distance Challenge For Diabetes Research

The Olympian Distance Challenge is a 2 hour swim challenge in support of life saving diabetes research. (Photo Credit: Tim Binning, theswimpictures)

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Q & A with World Championship Canadian Team Member Blake Worsley

Blake Worsley qualified for the Canadian Team for Barcelona in the 200 freestyle (1:48.80) and the 4 x 200 freestyle…

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Funk Declines Swim-Off in 200 Breaststroke; Baumann Takes Spot for Worlds

Michigan’s Richard Funk has declined a swimoff in the 200 breaststroke, choosing to focus on the 100 instead. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)

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34 Members selected to Canadian World Championships Team

The following is the official Canadian World Championships Team: Female Barbara Jardin, Montreal, 200 FR, 1:58.25 Sinead Russell, Burlington, Ont.,…

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Three Island Swimmers go under world best in the 1500 freestyle on the final day of Canadian World Championship Trials

The final night of the Canadian World Championship Trials started out with an amazing race in the women’s 800 freestyle….

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Fiona Doyle Breaks Irish Record on Day four prelims of the Canadian World Championship Trials

Women’s 200 IM The three medalists in the 400 IM qualified in the top three positions heading into the 200…

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