Americans Rebecca Meyers and Jessica Long picked up wins in the 200 IM Saturday, and Team Canada posted an impressive 10-medal day.
All a day removed from breaking world records in the 400 free, Aurélie Rivard, Becca Meyers, and Lakeisha Patterson won their respective 100 free races.
Canada’s Aurelie Rivard and the USA’s Becca Meyers broke their own world records to highlight day 1 at the 2018 Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships.
6-time Paralympic medalist Becca Meyers leads the American contingent to Cairns.
Après des Essais canadiens concluants, le Canada enverra 50 de ses meilleurs nageurs aux prochains Championnats pan-pacifiques.
Shelby Newkirk lowered her own S7 100 back world record twice at the Canadian Swimming Trials.
Shelby Newkirk of Saskatoon broke the para swimming world record in the S7 women’s 50-m backstroke at the sixth and final stop on the World Series circuit.
Courtesy: Swimming Canada BERLIN – Aurélie Rivard of Swimming Canada’s High Performance Centre – Quebec lowered her world record twice…
Adam Peaty will shoot for a sub-58 100 breast on day 4 on the Gold Coast.
Chad Le Clos will take on both the 200 fly and 100 free at day 3 prelims of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Swimming Canada is nominating 11 Para-swimmers to its 2018 Commonwealth Games team, which will be the largest integrated team in Canadian swimming history.
Swimmers blasted five new Canadian records on the final day of the Para Swimming Canadian Open.
Canadian Shelby Newkirk broke the S7 100 back WR at day two of the Para Swimming Canadian Open.
Aurelie Rivard has added a 3rd World Record to her resume.
Ukraine’s Yelyzaveta Mereshko led all female swimmers in Rio with 5 total Paralympic medals. 4 were gold for Mereshko, all individual. Her only non-gold medal was a bronze from Ukraine’s mixed 4×50 free relay.