North American Challenge Cup - B.C. results

The North American Challenge Cup was held August 05-07 in Santa Clara California. B.C. swimmers represented their country well bringing back 11 gold, 5 silver and 8 silver medals individually. Joe Byram, VKSC, returned with three individual gold medals, while, Luke Reilly, WDSC, Charlotte Philpotts, WVOSC and Mariya Checkanovych, SFA all returned with two individual gold medals to lead the B.C. contingent. Other medal winners were:

Name

Club

Event

Gold

 

 

Danica Ludlow

PGB

13/14 200 Free

Joe Byram

VKSC

15/16/22 200 Free, 100 Back, 200 Back

Nicki Fyfe

IS

17&O 400 IM

Luke Reilly

WDSC

13/14 200 and 400 IM

Charlotte Philpotts

WVOSC

13/14 100 Fly, 100 Breaststroke

Mariya Checkanovych

SFA

15/16 100 and 200 Breaststroke

Silver

 

 

Daniella Szalkai

LOSC

17&O 100 Fly

Nina Takahashi

VPSC

11/12 100 Breaststroke

Charlotte Philpotts

WVOSC

13/14 200 IM

Nicki Fyfe

IS

17&O 200 IM

Anki Luo

GATOR

11/12 200 Breaststroke

Bronze

 

 

Amy Sun

WVOSC

13/14 200 Free, 100 Free

Mariya Checkanovych

SFA

15/16 400 IM

Nina Takahashi

VPSC

11/12 200 Breaststroke

Jane Mortlock

NRST

17&O 100 and 200 Breaststroke

Sterling King

PGB

13/14 100 Free

Anki Luo

GATOR

11/12 100 Breaststroke

 

Canada did very well in the relay events. On the 400 Freestyle relays; Amy Sun, Charlotte Philpotts, Danica Ludlow, Luke Reilly, Sterling King, Mariya Checkanovych, Danielle Szalkai and Nicki Fyfe all won gold medals. In the 800 Freestyle relays; Sun, Philpotts, Reilly, King, Checkanovych, Joe Byram, Fyfe and Szalkai returned to the top of the podium. In the 400 Medley relays; Philpotts, Ludlow, Checkanovych and Byram won gold. Nina Takahashi and Markus Thormeyer took home silver and Sterling King was on a bronze medal team.

Full results can be found here:

http://www.fastlanetek.com/swmeets/2010_08_05_NACC/Results/index.htm