WEST News 2023-2024

(Updated July 09)

Pool Cancellations 

 WEST News 2023-2024  

WEST 2023-2024 Season

The new season will start September 18, 2023! Registration forms are posted as well as the schedule for each group. New swimmers must complete a swimming assessment prior to September 18 to be placed in a swimming group. Please email to book an assessment.

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2023-2024 WEST Registration forms are now available! 

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September Swimmers of the Month. WEST Team Captain and Assistant Captains

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Fins up #1- October 15 

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RHAC Classic October 20-22

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Fins Up #2- The Sawshark Nov 12 

Windsor Essex Swim Team was Awarded the Most Improved Male Team at the Winter OSC 2023

Border City Invitational 2023

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October Barracuda Swimmer of the Month is Harry Wei

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October Otters and Beavers Swimmer of the Month is Lorena Sarkadi and Aleksandar Catic

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Seals Swimmer of the Month is Sophia Nguyen

WEST Holiday Party Wednesday Dec 20, 2023

Barracuda Swimmer of the Month is Lucas Safta

Otters Swimmer of the Month is Alivia Momotiuk

Beavers Swimmer of the Month is Christine Zhang

Seals Swimmer of the Month is Joseph Zhang

Team Showdown 2023

Fins Up #3- The Goblin 

BAC Long Course Challenge Feb 2-4

Barracudas Swimmers of the Month is Lucas Safta and Riley Carswell

Otters Swimmers of the Month is Lorena Sarkadi and Alivia Momotiuk 

Beavers Swimmers of the Month is Aleksandar Catic and Christine Zhang

Seals Swimmer of the Month is Paige Campbell

Fins Up #4- The Cookiecutter 

2024 Winter Ontario Festivals

2024 Winter Ontario Youth-Juniors Championships

2024 Western Region Short Course Champs

2024 Winter Ontario Swimming Championships 

January Seals Swimmer of the Month is Gavin Wichlacz 

January Beavers Swimmers of the Month is Patrick Gibbons and Aris Stanca

January Barracuda and Otter Swimmer of the Month is Avery Momotiuk and Gabriel Stewart 

2024 Western Region Short Course Champs. WEST Swimmers won (12) Gold, (8) Silver and (2) Bronze medals! 

Alivia Momotiuk and Christine Zhang become first WEST Swimmers since 2018-2019 to become Provincial Champions 

2024 Winter Ontario Swimming Championships- Riley Carswell wins Bronze in the 800 Free!   

Gaspar Lazure is BC Provincial Champion in the 50 Fly!

Jamie Skutovich participated in the 2024 World Aquatics Masters Championships in Doha

Riley Carswell Wins Silver Medal at Eastern Nationals! 

Christine Zhang is February Seals Swimmer of the Month!

Riley Carswell is February Barracudas Swimmer of the Month!

Anamta Fayaz is February Seals Swimmer of the Month!

Alivia Momotiuk is February Otters Swimmer of the Month!

Fins up #5- The Great White 

Riley Carswell and Gaspar Lazure Participated at the 2024 Canadian Swimming Open

Barracuda Swimmers of the Month for March is Michael Church and Riley Carswell

Otters Swimmer of the Month for March is Alivia Momotiuk

Beavers Swimmer of the Month for March is Snymanpreet Dhaliwal

Seals Swimmer of the Month for March is Thomas Dunn

Masters Provincial Championship 2024- Ovidiu Ognean is a 3x Provincial Champion

Masters State Championship 2024- Hannah Oswald, Hannah Wiley, and Stephen Koss win State High Point Award! 

10th Annual Amanda Reason Invitational 

Luca Chiandussi Wins Best Male Swimmer At The 17th Annual WESPY Awards

2024 Freeze or Fry Invitational 

Four WEST Athletes Are Participating at the 2024 Olympic Trials in Toronto

2024 End of the Year WEST Party and Awards Ceremony June 19th

Swimmer of the Month for Barracudas is Lucas Safta

Swimmers of the Month for Otters/Teen is Daniel Yuan and Avah Cappadocia

Swimmers of the Month for Beavers is Tristan Morin and William Hopkins

April Swimmer of the Month for Seals is Arber Lushnja

2024 Olympic Trials (Toronto)

2024 Canadian Masters Nationals (Windsor) WEST athletes win 26 Gold, 24 Silver and 25 Bronze 

WEST SWIMMERS WIN 25 MEDALS AT THE 2024 WESTERN REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

2024 Windsor Community Votes- Vote for Windsor Essex Swim Team best in Youth Sports and Recreation

Barracudas May Swimmer of the Month is Riley Carswell!

Otters May Swimmer of the Month is Avah Cappadocia!

2024 Summer OYJ 

2024 Summer Festivals

2024 Freeze or Fry

2024 WEST End of The Year Party and Award Ceremony 

Beavers May Swimmer of the Month is Patrick Gibbons 

Seals May Swimmer of the Month is Isabelle Gobbo

2024 Summer Ontario Swimming Championships

2024 Summer Ontario Swimming Championships: Riley Carswell becomes 2x Provincial Champion!!!

Windsor Essex Swim Team is voted best in Windsor in both Swimming lessons and Youth Sports and Recreation winning the Platinum Award!!!