Classics return from Westerns
The Kamloops Classic Swimming team placed 27th at the 100-team Western Canadian Swimming Championships, which wrapped up in Saskatoon on Sunday, Feb. 17.
Colin Gilbert placed sixth in the 800m freestyle, but fell just short of the qualifying standard for the World Swimming Championship Trials in Victoria this spring. Gilbert’s time was a new club record and was one second shy of the provincial record.
Gibert also placed fifth in the 200m butterfly, seventh in the 400m freestyle and 11th in the 1,500m freestyle, in which he set a new 14-and-under boys division club record.
Megan Dalke set three new club records on her way to placing fifth in the 400m individual medley, second in the 200m butterfly, sixth in the 400m freestyle and ninth in the 800m freestyle.
Shaina Kloskawas fifth in the consolation Final of the 50m freestyle, fifth in the 50m breaststroke and seventh in the 100m breaststroke.
Sky Camile was seventh in the 400m freestyle consolation final, Carel Ackermann was 10th in the 50m breaststroke consolation final and Dylana Milobar was ninth in the 50m breaststroke.