At the 2017 edition, Canada finished 2nd on the medals table by winning 7 World Juniors gold medals. Jade Hannah returns 4 medals from that team for 2019.
Concluidos los Trials en Toronto, con tres récords nacionales de Sydney Pickrem, Markus Thormeyer y Kylie Masse, quedó conformado el equipo de Canadá para el próximo Mundial de Gwangju 2019.
Sydney Pickrem comes into the final night of the 2019 Canadian Trials looking for her third victory in the women’s 200 IM.
Kayla Sanchez is scheduled to swim both the 200 IM and 50 free on day five in Toronto.
Could Markus Thormeyer’s success open the flood gates for the Canadian men?
Mack Darragh will be looking to get himself on the Canadian World Championship team tonight in the 200 fly.
Danielle Hanus comes in as the top seed in the women’s 200 fly after Penny Oleksiak scratched out.
Rebecca Smith came through with a big swim to qualify for the World Championships in the 100 fly after missing the previous night in the 100 free.
The previous record was set in 2015 by Josiah Binnema at 53.86. Binnema, coincidentally, also won the event tonight, hitting the wall in 52.62.
Emily Overholt comes in as the favorite in the women’s 400 free final on night three in Toronto.
Penny Oleksiak will be looking to secure her spot on the 2019 Worlds team on night two of Canadian Trials in the 100 freestyle.
Cole Pratt has dropped tonight’s 400 IM final at the Canadian Trials after swimming the third fastest time of the morning.
It’s day two of the Canadian Swimming Trials. Five women and one man have already booked their trips to the 2019 World Championships, and more will look to join them today – including in the all-important (from a relay perspective at least) 100 frees.
Cole Pratt took 6-tenths of a second off Javier Acevedo’s National Age Group Record in the 100 back on Wednesday; Acevedo was absent from the race.
After a 58.19 prelim swim, Kylie Masse has a shot at Kathleen Baker’s 100 back world record tonight in Toronto.