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Impressive month for Sarnia Rapids swimmers

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Journal staff

Members of the Sarnia Rapids Swim Club have had an exciting month.

Fifteen swimmers qualified for and attended the 2023 Western Regional LC (long course) swimming championships held June 2-4 at the Windsor Aquatic and Training Centre, among some 650 swimmers from 29 teams across the region.

Sarnia Rapids swimmers won a total of 14 medals and 32 ribbons (fourth to eighth place), including 13 swimmers who had top-ten finishes in at least one event.

Aili Girardi and Natalie Pretty both qualified for  and competed in the Ontario Youth Junior Swimming Championships held June 25-18.

Natalie earned a 5th place in the 50m free and a 7th in the 200m breaststroke.

Aili placed 6th in the 100m butterfly and medaled in the 200m backstroke with a 3rd place, earning her spot in the Provisional Championships.

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