Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Aquatics’ Category

FINA reduces doping ban for world champ Madisyn Cox

Monday, September 3rd, 2018
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World champion swimmer Madisyn Cox has been cleared to compete again after her two-year doping ban was cut to six months.

Road to the Olympic Games: Pan Pacific Swimming Championships

Thursday, August 16th, 2018
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Road to the Olympic Games is our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world.? Watch action from the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships, where Canadian stars Taylor Ruck and Kylie Masse competed against some of the best swimmers in the world.

Taylor Ruck scores Canadian medal record with Pan Pacific silver

Sunday, August 12th, 2018
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Taylor Ruck is now the most-decorated Canadian swimmer at a single Pan Pacific Swimming Championships after racing to a silver in the 200-metre backstroke in Tokyo on Sunday?.

Sydney Pickrem tops her Canadian record in 200 IM, Taylor Ruck ties Canadian medal record

Saturday, August 11th, 2018
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Canada’s Sydney Pickrem already owned the Canadian record for the women’s 200-metre individual medley, but she one upped herself at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships on Saturday morning. Pickrem finished second in the event with a time of 2:09.07, losing to Japan’s Yui Ohashi by just under a second.

Canada’s Kylie Masse beats rivals for gold in backstroke thriller

Friday, August 10th, 2018
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Canada's Kylie Masse won gold by out-touching former world champion Emily Seebohm and world-record holder Kathleen Baker in an exciting women's 100-metre backstroke final Friday at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo.

Taylor Ruck outswims Ledecky, breaks record at Pan Pacs

Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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Canadian teenager Taylor Ruck defeated American star Katie Ledecky as she won gold and set a new meet record in the women's 200-metre freestyle event on the opening day of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo.

Watch the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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Watch live medal races from Day 1 of the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo on Thursday at 5 a.m. ET.

Ruck, Masse ready to lead Canada at Pan Pacific swim championships

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
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In what will be a dress rehearsal for the 2020 Olympic Games, Canadians Taylor Ruck and Kylie Masse will look to build off the success they’ve generated over the last year. CBC Sports will have full live stream coverage of the event, which takes place Thursday through Sunday in Tokyo.

Gosselin-Paradis’ steady performance earns him gold at Canadian diving nationals

Sunday, August 5th, 2018
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Laurent Gosselin-Paradis of Montreal showed once again that consistency is the name of the game in competitive diving on Sunday as he won the men’s 10-metre tower at the 2018 Speedo Summer Nationals.

Montreal divers open summer nationals with victories

Saturday, August 4th, 2018
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Montreal's Peter Thach Mai and Éloise Bélanger opened the 2018 summer senior national diving championships with victories in men’s three-metre and women’s one-metre respectively, on Friday in Gatineua, Que.