Bermuda Swimmers to Compete in Eastern Interscholastics
Twelve Warwick Academy Swimmers will begin competing in the 2019 Eastern Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championships.
Logan Watson-Brown, Brian Desmond, Joshua Thorne, Skyler Powell, Tayla Horan, Talia Thompson, Gabriela Pitman, Ambya Smith, Emily Quarterly, Caleb Ingham and Zebedee Wakeley will all take part.
The Eastern Interscholastic Swimming and Diving Championship will take place inside the Kunkel Aquatic Center which is an indoor pool with 8 lanes for competition.
Sunday, February 10, 2019
Hannah Commits to USC for 2020
Bermuda born swimmer Jade Hannah announced via Social Media she has committed to USC for 2020.
Hannah writes, “I am super stoked to announce my verbal commitment to swim and study at the University of Southern California for the year of 2020! Beyond excited to be a part of the Trojan family!”
Saturday, February 09, 2019
Washington on the Podium Twice in Time Trial Meet
Jesse Washington and his Southern Methodist University (SMU) Men's Swimming and Diving teammates competed in the 2019 SMU Pre Conference Time Trial Meet.
Washington would win the Men’s 100 Yard Butterfly touching the wall in a time of 50.19.
Washington would finish second competing in the Men’s 100 Yard Freestyle, he was just out touched by his teammate Matthew Nutter who was clocked at 45.56, as Washington was clocked at 45.60.
Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Daley Claims 3 More Gold on Championship Final Day
On the Final Day of competition in the 2019 Central Region A Championships in Canada, Elan Daley would capture another Three Gold Medals and break another Bermuda Age Group Record.
During the Girls 13 Year Olds 200 LC Meter IM Preliminaries Daley would clock the fastest time of 2:29.12, Daley would then finish second competing in the Girls 13 Year Olds 100 LC Meter Backstroke Preliminary touching the wall in a time of 1:09.94.
Daley would pick up a Gold Medal while swimming the anchor leg of the Etobicoke Swimming Girls 13-14 200 LC Meter Medley Relay team that clocked a winning time of 2:03.44.
Daley would then capture the Gold Medal in the Girls 13 Year Olds 200 LC Meter IM A - Final with a time of 2:25.08 breaking the record previously held by Emma Harvey who clocked a time of 2:26.69 on March 24th 2016 during the XXXI Carifta Swimming Championships in Martinique.
Daley’s final Gold Medal would come in the Girls 13 Year Olds 100 LC Meter Backstroke A – Final when she was clocked 1:06.81.
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Daley Wins More Gold on Day 2 of Regional Championships
Elan Daley would be back in the water competing in the 2019 Central Region A Championships in Canada.
On Day Two Daley would capture another Two Gold Medals and break another Bermuda Age Group Record.
Daley would capture the Gold Medal in the Girls 13 Year Olds 100 LC Meter Freestyle A Final with a time of 57.69. She would break her own record set during the Preliminaries of 58.11.
Daley would then win the Girls 13 Year Olds 100 LC Meter Butterfly Gold Medal when she touched the wall in a time of 1:04.78 during the A Final.
Earlier Daley would finish with the fastest Girls 13 Year Olds 100 LC Meter Freestyle Preliminaries clocking a time of 58.11 to advance to the A Final. The time would break the previous record time held by Logan Watson Brown set back on May 18th, 2016 during the Validus National Championships in Bermuda.
Daley would also qualify for the Girls 13 Year Olds 100 LC Meter Butterfly A Final after clocking the fastest Preliminary time of 1:05.67.
Daley would lead off the Etobicoke Swimming Girls 13-14 200 LC Meter Freestyle Relay team that clocked a winning time of 1:50.83.