Orangeville Swim Club Takes Home 138 Medals At A Regional Championship Meet

The Orangeville Otters Swim Club had an impressive weekend, breaking records at the Huronia Regional Short Course Championship in Bracebridge. A record 65 Otter swimmers qualified for the meet and came home with an unprecedented 138 medals. That put the club in second place, (up from fourth last year), just behind Barrie. The Otters came home with a total of 138 medals, including 55 Gold, 43 Silver and 40 Bronze.

The next challenge for the Otters is the upcoming Provincial and National Meets that run from February to April. The 13 & under qualifiers will attend the Short Course Winter Festival mid-February in Ottawa and the 13 & over Otters will be attending the Ontario Spring Provincial Championships in March in Etobicoke. Senior swimmers will be racing to qualify for Senior Nationals held in Montreal at Olympic park in April

Photo Credit: orangevilleotters.com

 

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