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Shannon Morrison

Congratulations to Charlie Skalenda and Ben Loewen on being nominated as part of the team! Read full article here: https://www.swimming.ca/en/news/2022/04/11/national-development-team-program-announces-squads-for-international-competitions/

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CREST is thrilled to be back to racing at the local, provincial and national level…updates to come as we follow our swimmers’ progress and achievements!

Shannon Morrison

CREST won the Small Team Award at the 2020 Winter Ontario Festival Championship held at Windsor International Aquatic Centre from February 22-23. Teams with fewer than 50 swimmers are eligible for the award and points are scored for swimmers who place in the top 8 spots. Winter Festivals are for 13&U and CREST had four swimmers attend: Isabelle Cos (13), Aiden Lee (10), Jack Loewen (13) and Adelaide Young (13). Isabelle Cos won gold in 400IM (for the third straight year). Aiden Lee won four golds including medals for 100...

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It was a back-to-back winning weekend for CREST as the team won Small Team Awards at both the 2020 Winter Ontario Swimming Championships (OSCs) at Markham’s Pan Am Pool (March 5-8) and the Ontario Youth Junior Championships (OYJs) also held at Markham’s Pan Am Pool (March 5-8). Swim teams with fewer than 50 athletes are eligible for the Small Team Award which goes to the team whose swimmers have placed in the top 8 and amassed the most points for individual and relay events. Congratulations to Tomi Tulford, Kelly Guan,...

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GOLD for the 13-14 Girls Relay Team!!

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Congratulations to Kevin and Ben, our CREST swimmers, for being selected for the International Exchange Tour to Sagamahara, Japan representing Swim Ontario in this cultural and racing exchange in December 2019.. Nine swimmers were selected for this tour.

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In July, CREST swimmers Jake Prokosch, Ben Loewen, Frederic Yoon, Lucas Park, Cezar Hirescu and Kevin Park competed at the Canadian Junior Nationals championship in Calgary. They won five medals and finished eighth overall for boys’ teams at the meet. Loewen, competing in the 14-15-year-old division, overcame illness to win gold in the 100-metre butterfly with a personal best time of 57.12; a silver in the 200m backstroke and 400m individual medley; and a bronze in the 200m fly. Kevin Park, 16, competed in the 16-18-year-old division and won a...

Shannon Morrison

CREST took home another Swim Ontario Small Team Award at the Summer Ontario Swimming Championships held June 27-30 at the Toronto Pan Am Sports Centre in Toronto, Ontario. The award recognizes a small team of 50 or fewer athletes which earn the most points – in individual or relay events – by placing in the top eight. This win comes on the heels of winning the Small Team Award at the Spring Ontario Youth-Junior Championships and the Spring Ontario Swimming Championships earlier this year. Swimmers representing CREST at the Summer...

Shannon Morrison

CREST took home Swim Ontario’s Small Team Award at the 2019 Spring Provincial Championships in Etobicoke, Ontario, held February 28 to March 3, 2019. This is the third year in a row CREST has won the Ontario Small Team Award which is bestowed upon the small team with the most points, which are earned by swimmers – in individual or relay events – who place in the top eight spots in competition events. Swimmers representing CREST at the Spring Provincial Championships included: Taylor Bird, Wyatt Carling, Kelly Guan, Benjamin Loewen,...

Shannon Morrison

CREST took home another Swim Ontario Small Team Award at the Ontario Youth Junior Championship held March 7-10 at the Markham Pan Am Pool. The award recognizes small teams of 50 or fewer athletes who earn the most points – in individual or relay events – by placing in the top eight spots in competition events. Swimmers representing CREST at the Ontario Youth Junior Championship included: Adam Bayley, Michael Bayley, Taylor Bird, Wyatt Carling, Samantha Chalmers, Kelly Guan, Cezar Hirsescu, Quezon Mineque, Jake Prokosch, Bronwyn Remus, Amilia Skula, Ashley Tinney,...