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

Penny Oleksiak scratched from 6 events at Pro Swim Series: report

Friday, May 5th, 2017
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The much-anticipated showdown between 2016 Olympic star Penny Oleksiak and American Simone Manuel Friday night at the Arena Pro Swim Series won’t happen as the Canadian reportedly was scratched from all six of her individual events.

Rio rematch: Penny Oleksiak, Simone Manuel meet again in Atlanta

Thursday, May 4th, 2017
Penny Oleksiak — BRAZIL RIO 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES — August 11, 2016

Canada's Penny Oleksiak and Simone Manuel of the U.S. will once again meet in the blocks at the Arena Pro Swim Series this weekend in Atlanta, nearly nine months since their wholly unexpected golden tie in Rio.

Abel, Imbeau-Dulac finish 2nd at Diving World Series

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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Canada's Jennifer Abel and Francois Imbeau-Dulac won a silver medal in the mixed synchro three-metre springboard on Sunday to close out the diving World Series.

Benfeito, Riendeau score Canada’s 2nd silver at Diving World Series

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Meaghan Benfeito and Vincent Riendeau earned Canada's second silver medal in as many days at the diving World Series, this time in the mixed synchro 10-metre platform on Saturday.

Jennifer Abel, Melissa Citrini Beaulieu win silver at Diving World Series

Friday, April 21st, 2017
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Canada's Jennifer Abel and Melissa Citrini Beaulieu captured a silver medal in the women's three-metre synchronized event at the FINA Diving World Series on Friday.

FINA Diving World Series set for exciting finish in Canada

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Canada's best divers are looking to finish strong at home this weekend as the FINA Diving World Series wraps up in Windsor, Ont. Here's a look at who to watch and what's at stake.

Watch the FINA Diving World Series

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Watch live action from the FINA Diving World Series event in Windsor, Ont., now with women's and men's 3m synchro events.

Sydney Pickrem sets Canadian record in 200-metre individual medley

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
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Sydney Pickrem broke her own Canadian record in the 200-metre individual medley, while Alex Loginov did the unexpected by winning the 50 freestyle on Sunday at the 2017 Team Canada Trials.

Canadian divers Abel, Citrini-Beaulieu win Grand Prix silver

Sunday, April 9th, 2017
Abel Citrini Beaulieu

Canada's Jennifer Abel and Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu won silver in the women's three-metre synchro final at the FINA Diving World Series event in Gatineau, Que.

Masse upsets Caldwell to win 200m backstroke at Canadian swim trials

Saturday, April 8th, 2017
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Kylie Masse upset Hilary Caldwell in the women's 200-metre backstroke Saturday night at the 2017 Team Canada Trials.