The Americans finished 1-2 in the men’s 10k open water race at the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games Sunday afternoon. Chip Peterson claimed the gold ahead of David Heron who managed to hang on for the silver medal. Ecuador’s Esteban Enderica Salgado was third.
American swimmers went 1-2 in the men’s 10km open water final at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games on Sunday as Chip Peterson and David Heron pushed past the main pack for a podium finish.
Toronto, Canada is hosting the 2015 Pan American Games this week, and if that event goes well, the city could be moving towards a future Olympic bid.
USA Swimming announced the captains for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games team via twitter Sunday morning. Following a vote done by all the swimmers on the roster, Cullen Jones and Caitlin Leverenz were named team captains.
They are athletes at opposite ends of their careers but Benoit Huot and Tess Routliffe both see this week’s IPC Swimming World Championships as one of the final steps on the road to Rio.
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Countries like Brazil and the United States are powerhouses when it comes to swimming, but at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games, Team Canada looks as though they have plenty of potential to top the medal table.
South African Cameron van der Burgh will be looking to collect his third World Championship title…
Canada marching in the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games opening ceremonies. All photos are courtesy of the Canadian Olympic Committee.
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The Canadian Women’s Water Polo squad remains unbeaten at the World University Games after winning 7-5 over Hungary in the quarterfinal round.
Great Britain is in position to sweep the men’s 100 breaststroke Adam Peaty and Ross Murdoch.
Led by Canadian deaf record holders Joshua Baerg and Thomas Osborn, the squad that will represent Canada at the 2015 World Deaf Swimming Championship has been announced.
The Canadian Women’s Water Polo squad advanced to the quarterfinal round. Indiana University sophomores Kelly Matthews and Sarah Myers have made major contributions to Team Canada’s success.
NCAA Champion and American record holder Kelsi Worrell will get her first crack at representing the United States in major international competition in just a few days at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto.