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2020 U SPORTS Championships: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

After winning two individual gold medals on day one, Victoria’s Danielle Hanus enters day two finals with the top seed in two more events.

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Thormeyer Hits 51.5 100 Back For Meet Record At Day 2 U SPORTS Prelims

Markus Thormeyer registered a personal best and new U SPORTS Championship Record in the men’s SCM 100 back at Day 2 prelims in Victoria, clocking 51.57.

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Wog Breaks Meet Record, Becomes Second-Fastest Canadian Ever

Kelsey Wog took home gold in the 100 breast on the first night of the 2020 USports Swimming Championships with a 1:06.44 meet record.

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2020 U SPORTS Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap

UBC’s Emily Overholt will be looking to defend her titles in both the women’s 200 free and 400 IM on the first night of finals at the U SPORTS Championships.

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Wog Sets 100 Breast Meet Record To Open U SPORTS Championships

Kelsey Wog took down an 11-year-old suited U SPORTS meet record during Day 1 prelims in Victoria, posting a time of 1:05.05 in the SCM 100 breaststroke.

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High-Level International Meets For March 2020

Hang onto your swim caps, as March is just the beginning of the hectic Olympic-qualifying schedule that is already upon us with Tokyo just over 150 days away.

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UBC Men & Women Seek Four-Peat At Upcoming U SPORTS Championships

Alexander Pratt will be one of the keys for the UBC men if they want to hold off Calgary and win a fourth straight U SPORTS championship.

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Renowned Canadian Swimming Coach Murray Drudge Dies at 61

Among the swimmers who trained under Drudge are 2016 Olympic bronze medalist Michelle Toro (Williams) and 2019 World Championship team member Josh Liendo.

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Brent Hayden’s Comeback Race Set For This Weekend In Calgary

After nearly 8 years removed from racing, Canadian record holder Brent Hayden is ready to rock at this weekend’s Western Trans Mountain Festival.

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Swimming Relay Qualification Status

Led by Anna Hopkin (above), the British women may have the 4th-best 400 free relay at the Olympics – if they choose to swim it.

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McGill Men & Women Sweep RSEQ Championships For First Time Since 2001

Daphne Danyluk and Clement Secchi were sensational for McGill as they swept the titles at the 2020 RSEQ Championships, winning six gold medals apiece.

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Varsity Blues Claim Seventh Straight Sweep At OUA Championships

The U of T men won their 17th consecutive OUA title at TPASC in Scarborough, while the Varsity Blue women took their seventh straight.

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Acadia Men Capture First AUS Title Since 1981, End Dalhousie’s 21-Year Run

The Acadia Axemen successfully ended Dalhousie’s 21-year run as AUS Swimming champions over the weekend in Halifax.

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Heavy Lies The Crown Part 2: Men With OLY Qualifying Times

Lithuanian swimming ace Danas Rapsys appears multiple times on the men’s world rankings, taking into account only those performances that qualify for Tokyo.

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Tickets For Canadian Olympic Trials Now On Sale

Tickets for the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Trials are now on sale, which will be held from March 30 to April 5 at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre.

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