Congratulations to Paul Corkum, who has been selected to receive the City of Pickering Special Citation Award for his outstanding achievements in the community. Well done!!
To Kyle Allen, Jacob Dosen, Warren Mayer, and Nader Tannir for breaking Pickering Swim Club record at the Ontario Age Group SC Championships in the 15-17 year old Boys 200 m Free Relay with a time of 1:47.50.
To the 11 swimmers who qualified for the Ontario Age Group SC Championships. We had 4 best times, taking off a combined 2.25 seconds!! Congratulations to Jacob Dosen in Red 2 who took off the most time – 1.41 seconds. Great swims everyone!!
To Su Kin Cheong, our newest Level V Master Official in Central Region with Swim Ontario, after successfully completing a Level V Evaluation as Referee at sessions of the Swim Ontario Age Group Championships meet (Provincials), in London.
To Warren Mayer set 3 new Pickering Swim Club records and won gold at the Speedo Eastern Canadian Championships!! Warren broke his previous record in the 50 m butterfly in prelims – and then broke his own record again in the finals. He broke his previous record in the 50 m breaststroke on his way to a gold medal performance. Way to go Warren – we are very proud of your success!!
To the 25 swimmers who qualified for Central Region 13 & Over Short Course Championships. We had 50 best times, taking off a combined 79.91 seconds!! Congratulations to Janica Baylon in Purple who took off the most time – 10.64 seconds. Great swims everyone!!
To the 7 swimmers who qualified for the Speedo Eastern Canadian Championships. We had 12 best times, taking off a combined 5.64 seconds!! Congratulations to Warren Mayer in Red 2 who took off the most time – 3.09 seconds. Great swims everyone!!
To the 5 swimmers who qualified for the Ontario Winter Festival SC Championships. We had 5 best times, taking off a combined 5.83 seconds!! Congratulations to Leila Dayagbil in Blue 1 who took off the most time – 2.75 seconds. Great swims everyone!!
To all the swimmers for their great swims at Winterfest. We had 505 best times, taking off a combined 3503.83 seconds!! Special recognition goes to Vanessa Estrada in Dev 2 who was the most improved swimmer, taking off 125.96 seconds. Great work everyone!!
To five swimmers from the Pickering Swim Club who qualified with Ontario provincial standards in order to compete at the Ontario Cup 2014 held at the University of Toronto. Evan Cvitkovic, Jacob Dosen, Emily Mayer, Warren Mayer, and Amy Smith swam with vigour and represented the club admirably. Amy Smith achieved the best time in her 50 Back taking 0.45 seconds off with a time of 32.86 seconds.
To Tim Newman for receiving his SNC certification on January 6th as a new Level 3 Official in Central Region!
To the following swimmers who set Lisa Flood meet records: Aqeel Abdeen, Kyle Allen, Maeve Atkinson, Sydney Dosen, Daniel Earley, Sarah Elliott, Alexia Estrada, Abbygail Janine Gamelo, Aidan Malesich, Warren Mayer, Temi Olawoye, Jenna Stokes, Nader Tannir, Brandon Tapp, Beth Woolley!!
To 8-year-old Maeve Atkinson who set SEVEN new records this past weekend at the Lisa Flood meet!!
To the following PICK members for achieving their SNC Swim Officials Level 1 Red Pin....Patricia Fritsche, Preet Jaswal, Troy O'Halloran, Nicholas Holland, Danielle Cornacchia, Meghan Laird, Michelle Cornacchia, Emilia Melcher, Helene Bigras, Carla Maria Estarada-Tobar, Joceyln Kirkwood, John Iannarelli, Mitchel Fritsche, Jacqueline Lacy, Tyler Olson.
To Daniel Kelly for receiving his SNC Level III from Paul Corkum, Regional Officials Representative, Ontario Swim Officials Association
To Meghan Toswell Pick Varsity Swimmer (Dalhousie University) for competing at the 2013 Canada Summer Games in Sherbrooke THIS WEEKEND! Check out the opening ceremonies Friday August 2, 7-9pm on TSN2 and look for Meghan! Meghan will compete in 200, 400, 800,1500 free.