Penny Oleksiak on Move to Toronto, Absence at Pan Pacs (Video)

Reported by Nick Pecoraro.


  • Olympic Trials Cut: N/A
  1. Penny Oleksiak – 26.00
  2. Farida Osman – 26.09
  3. Kelsi Dahlia – 26.20

18-year-old Canadian Penny Oleksiak took the win with a 26.00. After a 0.99 second reaction start,Farida Osman came back to take a close second place finished with a 26.09. Taking third place wasKelsi Dahlia with a 26.20.

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She mentioned next year about the relay being together. Assuming Taylor Ruck is on that relay, do you think she may take a year off from Stanford to train back in Toronto for the year?


I would not be surprised if Taylor Ruck takes the year off to train for 2020 in Tokyo

Coach Mike 1952

Good interview for a nice young lady. Ought to be some good races this summer in Korea & in Tokyo as she completes her “comeback” from the down period. Wish her the best going forward.

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