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The Pointe-Claire Aquatic Club stands out at the Canadian Swimming Trials in Toronto

The City of Pointe-Claire is proud to highlight the latest achievements of Pointe-Claire Aquatic Club swimming team athletes, who stood out at the Canadian Swimming Trials in Toronto from March 28 to April 2.

Three athletes qualified for the World Aquatics Championships – Fukuoka 2023 team in Japan: Edouard Fullum-Huot, Eric Brown and Patrick Hussey. Their performances broke a total of nine provincial records, making the Pointe-Claire Aquatic Club the holder of all the men’s freestyle provincial records (50, 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1500 metres), in addition to all the records in the IM (Individual Medley) and Butterfly.

Pointe-Claire Aquatic Club head coach Martin Gingras also distinguished himself and was selected to coach the World Open Water Swimming Championships that will take place in Japan.

At the event, 26 athletes represented the City and several stood out in the trials.

Senior Finalists:

Edouard Fullum-Huot 2nd place, 50 and 100m Freestyle
Eric Brown 1st place, 400, 800 and 1500m Freestyle
1st place, 10km Open Water
Hugo Janvier 10th place, 400m IM
Lora Willar 10th place, 200m Butterfly
Lydia Kilger 7th place, 1500m Freestyle
Megan Frost 4th place, 5km Open Water
5th place, 10km Open Water
10th place, 800m Freestyle
Megan Willar 6th place, 1500m Freestyle
8th place, 400m Freestyle8th place, 800m Freestyle
10th place, 200m Freestyle
Neil Simpson 5th place, 200m Breaststroke
7th place, 100m Breaststroke
7th place, 50m Breaststroke
Patrick Hussey 2nd place, 200m Freestyle and 200m Butterfly

Junior Finalists:

Andrew Xie 5th place, 200m Breaststroke
5th place, 200m IM
5th place, 200m Butterfly
5th place, 400m IM
Ashlyn Massey 1st place, 100m Butterfly
2nd place, 200m Butterfly
Kamila Blanchard 10th place, 200m IM

6th place, 200m Breaststroke
9th place, 400m IM

Lindsay Gordon 8th place, 400m IM
Nathan Thomas 2nd place, 200m Breaststroke
Rebecca McGrath 8th place, 100m Backstroke
Sinan Onur 6th place, 100m Breaststroke
Zachary Parisé 8th place, 400m Freestyle

Consolations Finalists:

Glen Omeilen 8th place, 100m Butterfly
Justin Fontaine 9th place, 100m Backstroke
Kaitlyn Stanojlovic 2nd place, 200m Butterfly
Natasha Frost 3rd place, 200m Backstroke
5th place, 5km Open Water

Congratulations everyone!