After putting up the top time yesterday morning and coming within four one-hundredths of the Canadian national record in the 100m butterfly it was revealed that Santo Condorelli was disqualified and would not be swimming in tonight’s finals.
Santo Condorelli will look for redemption today in the 50 free after being disqualified in the 100 fly yesterday.
Penny Oleksiak will seek her third individual event for the Olympics tonight in the 100 free, coming into tonight as the top seed.
Sprint star Chantal van Landeghem will finally hit the water at these trials in the women’s 100 free heats.
Canadian sprint star Santo Condorelli made his first Olympic team last night with a first place finish in the 100m freestyle, however Condorelli has bigger goals than that.
With Condorelli out of the 100m butterfly it puts Oakville’s Mack Darragh in a great position to take home the win tonight. Darragh won the 200m butterfly earlier in the meet, however if he wants to clinch a butterfly sweep he’s going to have to take down Coleman Allen.
Maria Lenk Trophy start list released.
The men’s 4x100m freestyle relay is going to be packed with young talent. The average age of the four swimmers who made the team is just over 20-years-old, a very young average compared to other sporting nationalities.
On the fourth day of competition four more athletes qualified for nomination for the 2106 Olympic Games bringing the total to 19 athletes who have met Swimming Canada’s selection criteria.
Sydney Pickrem will look to qualify in her second event tonight in the women’s 200 IM.
Santo Condorelli will finally get in on the action at trials this morning in the 100m free prelims.
Zack Chetrat will look to make his first Olympic team in the 200 fly after missing by 0.02 four years ago.
Santo Condorelli comes in as the favorite in both the 50 and 100m freestyle events.
Abbey Weitzeil finished off her spectacular weekend at the 2016 American Short Course Championships with another 46-mid 100 freestyle
Thormeyer helped Canada to a gold medal in the mixed 4×100 free relay at the 2015 World Jr Champs in Singapore.