Richmond Hill Fall Classic
September 30, 2010
Team Champs Outfits
Ontario Summer Games
Age Group Nationals, Winnipeg
Matthew Laschuk won an Open water 3
km race In Spain
Congratulations to Callie Harrigan and Vasya Semenov
for receiving Athletic Scholarships into USA Universities
2011 International Children’s Games
July 7, 2010
2009-2010 Awards Party
Ontario LC Junior Provincial
June 30, 2010
International Children’s Games (ICG)
Secured for Windsor Essex in 2013
Freeze or Fry, Dearborn, Michigan.
Western Ontario Long Course
Congratulations to Amber Lefler
who won a Silver Medal in 50 breast with
Club Record- 35.96sec and
Bronze Medal as part of Team Canada in 200 Medley Relay
at Giochi della Gioventu’ 2010 Games in Italy
Guelph Long Corse Invitational
Ontario Provincial Team
Championships Division 1.
END OF THE YEAR AWARDS
Wednesday July 4th,
@ Fogolar Furlan
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Congratulations to Nicolas Dalla Bona !
Bronze medals in 50 free and 100 free, 4th places as part of Team Canada
in 200 Free and 200 Medley
Relays at Giochi Della Gioventi competitions in Italy.
Junior Provincial Championships, Nepean, June 28-July 1
* 9 Provincial Champions
( Alex Bacioiu, Andrew Binder, Andrej Kukuruzovic ,
Cody Lavoie, Amber
Lefler, Lena Li, Renee Liu, Kylie Masse and Jacek Orzylowski ).
* 24 Club Records by:
Lena Li, Renee Liu and Brendan Oswald,
Andrew Binder, Cody
Kylie Masse. Relays: Sadie
Fazekas, Amber Lefler,
Kylie Masse, Hannah Oswald, Alex Bacioiu, Andrew Binder, Andrej
* Renee Liu
set a Canadian Age Group Record in
50 Back(LC) -35.22
and a Meet Record in 200
Back - 2:40.46
Rios Galeana qualified for Age Group Nationals in
100 Free(LC) -58.99
* Sadie Fazekas and Kylie Masse were recognized as Top 8
in Ontario this year.
* WEST finished 7th at the field of more than
Great Job !!!!
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Combined Team Scores - Through Event 290
1. Oakville Aquatic Club 2883 2. Etobicoke Swimming 2440.5
3. Toronto Swim Club 1709 4. Mississauga Aquatic Club 1380.5
5. Nepean Kanata Barracudas 1189 6. North York Aquatic Club 1117.5
7. Windsor Essex Swim Team 1029 8. Dolphins Swim Club of Oakville 982
9. Newmarket Stingrays 761 10. Markham Aquatic Club 753.5
11. Golden Horseshoe Aquatic Club 678.5 12. London Aquatic Club 658.5
13. Greater Ottawa Kingfish SC 650 14. Granite Gators Swim Team 578
15. Barrie Trojan Swim Club 546 16. Cobra Swim Club 532
17. Pickering Swim Club 521.5 18. Burlington Aquatic Devilrays 516
19. Richmond Hill Aquatic Club 457.5 20. C And C Aquatic Club 445
21. Guelph Marlin Aq Club 420 22. Club Warriors 412
23. Region Of Waterloo Swim Club 379 24. Ajax Swimming 339.5
25. Brantford Aquatic Club 324 26. Halton Hills Blue Fins 245.5
27. J-Dolphins Swim School 230 28. Hamilton Aquatic Club 212
29. Ramac Aquatic Club 207 30. Mallards Swim Team 204
"Freeze or Fry" LC meet, Dearborn, MI. June
* 14 Club Records by
Lena Li, Brendan Oswald ,
Cody Lavoie ,
Girls 10 & under Relays.
* Maxwell Wen first time
Qualified for Provincials
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/ Relays ).
Clint Cadden, Dennis Christmas, Ljube Graovac, Andrei
Semenov, Martha Shinkowski,
Jamie Skutovich and Stephanie Zarins at World
Championships in Italy !
FINA Masters World Championships: goodbye to Montreal 2014
championships of record are over. Almost 15.000 athletes populated
Riccione in the last two weeks. l
The 14th Fina World Masters Championships says goodbye. Next stop is
Montreal (Canada) 2014. Around 13000 athletes joined Riccione in the
last two weeks for the most numerous championship ever.
complex was filled in every place. Around
10000 swimmers, 2400 open water (many of them swam in the pool
too), 1400 waterpolo players,
580 synchronised swimmers, 270 divers.After the last open water swimmer reached the final board, it was time
for the closing ceremony. The Major of Riccione Massimo Pironi, the
President of the
Organising Committee and of Pol. Com. Riccione Giuseppe
Solfrini, the President of the Italian Federation and Fina Honorary
Secretary Paolo Barelli and the Fina Master Committee Chairman Edward
gave the Fina flag to Daniel Leduc, member of Montreal 2014
Guelph LC meet May 25-27, 2012
* Leili Tilvaldyeva - first time qualified for Eastern Canadian
* Leili Tilvaldyeva and David Bezarevic - qualified for Age Group Nationals
* Ivana Cvoro, Madelyn
Gatrall and Nagesh Sharma - first time qualified for Ontario
Provincial Championships !!!!!
Club Records by: Renee Liu, Brendan Oswald , Sadie
Fazekas ,Alex Liu ,
Kylie Masse ,
Medals ! ( Click here for
Congratulations to all WEST
swimmers, who completed SWIM-A-THON 2012 !!!!
Traineners Info )
SEAL Championships 2012, Chatnam,
Ontario, April 28-29
WEST ranked # 1 team
||Chatham Y Pool
||Killer Whale Swim
7& under. 1st-
8-9 yrs. 1st- Madelyn Gatrall
and 2nd- Antonia Gheorghita
10-11 yrs. 1st-
2nd- Petra Pascariu
12-13 yrs. 2nd- Carla Cafueri
and Devlin Kukhta
3rd- Marija Medvidovic
and James Potma
14 & over. 1st- Jared Plancke,
2nd- Katya Parker.
WEST won Relays in 8-9 yrs, 10-11 yrs and 12-13
yrs Age Groups !
( Click here for
results / Relays
Windsor Essex Sports Person of the Year 2012 awards
at Caboto Club, Windsor.
Winners: Aaron Rode and Kylie Masse
Runners up: Alex
Bacioiu and Anne-Marie Kaczmarczyk
WEST finished in 3rd place at Ontario Team Champs
2012 in Etobicoke.
* 35 Club Records by Lena Li, Renee Liu,
Brendan Oswald , Ethan Fazekas ,
Sadie Fazekas, Alex Liu, Aaron Norg ,
Jimmy Lee, Emily Marginean, Kylie Masse, Hannah Oswald,
Aaron Rode , Girls Relays 10 & under,
13-14, 15 & over
Boys Relays 10 & under, 13-14 yrs.
* 50 Medals , 20 Gold !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
* WEST 13-14 yrs relays Girls and Boys are ranked # 1 in Canada
* 11 WEST swimmers ranked in top 10 in Canada in their age groups. Renee Liu
ranked #1 in 4 different events.
* Aaron Norg first time qualified for Eastern Canadian Championships.
( Click here for Results
/ Relays )
Congratulations to WEST
Swimmers who competed
at Canadian Olympic
Trials, March 27 - April 1, 2012
Sadie Fazekas, Andrea
Longlade, Kylie Masse and Aaron Rode
We are proud of you !
Ontario SC Junior Provincials, Nepean, March 1-4, 2012.
* 11 Provincial Champions
( Andrew Binder, Sadie Fazekas, Andrej Kukuruzovic, Cody Lavoie, Amber
Lefler, Lena Li, Renee Liu, Kylie Masse,
Aaron Norg, Rachel Rode and
* Ethan Fazekas first time Qualifeied for Age
* 21 Club Records by:
Lena Li, Renee Liu,
Fazekas, Anne-Marie Kaczmarczyk, Torrie Lane, Amber Lefler, Emily Marginean,
Hannah Oswald, Rachel Rode and Amanda Sippala.
* Boys 14-15 yrs(Andrew Binder, Andrej
Kukuruzovic, Cody Lavoie and Aaron Norg)
set a Meet Record in 200
* Kylie Masse was recognized as Top 8
performances in Ontario this year.
* WEST finished 7th at the field of more than
90 teams with 37 medals(11 Gold).
Great Job !!!!
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Congratulations to Nicole Dickens - first time qualified for
in 50 Free(SC) with time 28.09 sec
Windsor Essex Swim Team finished 14th out of
115 teams(815 swimmers) at Eastern Canadian
Championships in Gateneau, PQ. February 16-19. There were teams from all
(University Alberta, Edmonton, University of Calgary and etc.)
Sadie Fazekas, Kylie Masse and Aaron Rode are qualified for Olympic Trials in
Montreal, March 27-April 1, 2012.
Two Champions: Sadie Fazekas and Kylie Masse won 50 back.
Amber Lefler first time qualified for Sr.Nationals in 50 breast(SC) - 33.49
Sadie Fazekas first time qualified for Olympic Trials in 100 back(LC) -
21 Club Records by Sadie Fazekas,
Kylie Masse, Aaron Rode,
Girls Relays and
Boys Relays !!!!!!
( Click here for Results )
During the practices (After February 1, 2012) at
the pool All WEST families will receive
their Receipts for the Children's Fitness Tax Credit for 2011.
Please, see Andrei or Lou.
( For more info click here )
for setting a new club record in 200
back-2:46.77 at Time Trial
Saturday, January 28 in Leamington, ON.
With this time she ranked #2 in
Canada this season in her age group.
Canadian Swim Coaches and Teachers
Association Domestic Excellence Awards
The CSCTA would like
to congratulate and recognize the
recipients of the 2011 CSCTA Speedo
Domestic Excellence Awards.
the CSCTA and Speedo recognize Canadian
Coaches who lead their athletes to a
at various National
Championship competitions throughout the
season. For the 2011 season
coaches were recognized Andrei Semenov, Head Coach of the
Windsor Essex Swim Team
Richmond Hill Winter Invitational,
January 20-22, 2012
* 24 Champions
* Brendan Oswald first
time qualified for Provincials
12 Club Records set by Lena Li, Renee
Sadie Fazekas ,
Cody Lavoie, Kylie Masse, and
Boys 10 and under relay
(Duncan McDonald, Brendan Oswald, Stewart Reid and Maxwell Wen),
Girls 10 and under relays
(Madelyn Gatrall, Mili Jovanovic, Lena Li, Renee Liu and Julia
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Ada International Dolphin Cup" in Serbia.
There were 450 swimmers from 40 teams and seven countries; including Serbia, Slovakia, Canada, Hungary, Croatia, Romania and Kenya.
50 Back.1st Ivana Cvoro (WEST, Canada)2nd Mumbi Kiragu (Kenya)3rd Reka Zelefai (HArkany, Hungary)
50 Free.1st Adrienn Santa (Pvse Pecs, Hungary)2nd Ivana Cvoro (WEST, Canada)3rd Sonia Cege (Kenya)
The International Children Games 2011 in Lanarkshire, Scotland.
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WEST swimmers won 12 medals:
Kylie Masse - Gold in 50 and 100 fly, Silver in 100 free and
Bronze in 50 free.
Lavoie - Gold in 200 back and Bronze in 100 back.
Binder - Bronze in 50 free
Lefler - Bronze in 50 breast
Girls / Sadie Fazekas, Amber Lefler, Kylie Masse and Anne-Marie Kaczmarczyk
Silver in 400 Free and Bronze in 400 medley.
Cody Lavoie, Andrej Kukuruzovic, Alex Liu and Andrew Binder /
in 400 Medley and Bronze in 400 free.
Great Job !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
2012 International Children’s Games in
For the upcoming International Children’s
we will use the following process to determine
At this point, we are unsure as to the total number of swimmers allowed or
the events that will be offered.
In previous years, it has been 4 - 6 of each
The events are usually 50 , 100 and 200 of each
stroke, 200 IM and 400 Free plus relays.
For our 2012 team, we will be using the FINA point system to determine our
Here are some websites that may be of interest:
Lanarkshire ICG 2011 –
FINA Points -
In order to be eligible for selection, you must have a birthday that falls
in the following years: 1997- 2000.
The only 4 meets to earn those FINA points will
Richmond Hill (October 2011), Brantford
(November) and Guelph meet and "Mallards meet" in Markham(December 2011).
When any information becomes available, we will
keep it posted on our website.
In 2013 Games will be held in Windsor, Ontario
and in 2014 in City of Lake Macquarie, Australia.
Age Group Nationals, Montreal, July 27- 31, 2011.
8 Club Records by:
Joe Fefaria and
* Kylie Masse a
National Champion in 50
* Cody Lavoie
made 7 finals.
* Seven WEST swimmers/Alex Bacioiu, Andrew
Binder, Cody Lavoie, Amber Lefler, Kylie Masse, Aaron Rode and
Rachel Rode swam in finals.
* WEST finished in top 30 at the field of more than
250 teams(1700+ swimmers) with 5 medals.
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City of Windsor will built a 50 metres pool
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Champs Division 1, Sudbury. April 15-17, 2011
in 8th place
25 Club Records by:
Maddy Lavoie ,
Leon Ouyang and Rachel Rode
Binder, Sadie Fazekas, Cody Lavoie and Emily Marginean
Nicole Dickens and Kylie Masse ,
Girls 10 and under
Boys 11-12 yrs ,
Boys 13-14 yrs
Alex Liu - first time
qualified for Age Group Nationals
Emily Marginean - first
time qualified for Junior Provincials
Windsor Essex Swim Team results from SEAL
Leamington, April 16, 2011.
WEST finished in 1st place.
Trophy winners :
7 and under.Girls. 2nd Victoria Sexsmith, 3rd Abigail Meloche
10-11 yrs. Girls. 2nd. Melanie St.Onge
14 and over. Girls. 1st. Jessica Cook. 2nd. Briana Boissonneault
* Windsor Essex Swim Team